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The Spontaneous Fulfillment of Desire
Chopra, Deepak

$21.00 $9.39

This groundbreaking new book from Chopra contains a dramatic premise: not only are everyday coincidences meaningful, they actually provide glimpses of the field of infinite possibilities that lies at the heart of all things.


The Existentialist's Survival Guide: How to Live Authentically in an Inauthentic Age
Marino, Gordon

$31.99 $12.29

Sophisticated self-help for the 21st century - when every crisis feels like an existential crisisSoren Kierkegaard, Frederick Nietzsche, Jean-Paul Sartre, and other towering figures of existentialism grasped that human beings are, at heart, moody creatures, susceptible to an array of psychologica...


American Philosophy: A Love Story
Kaag, John

$33.96 $13.69

The epic wisdom contained in a lost library helps the author turn his life aroundJohn Kaag is a dispirited young philosopher at sea in his marriage and his career when he stumbles upon West Wind, a ruin of an estate in the hinterlands of New Hampshire that belonged to the eminent Harvard philoso...


Existentialism from Dostoevsky to Sartre (Revised and Expanded Edition)
Kaufmann, Walter

$19.00 $8.69

This volume provides basic writings of Dostoevsky, Kierkegaard, Nietzsche, Rilke, Kafka, Ortega, Jaspers, Heidegger, Sartre, and Camus, including some not previously translated, along with an invaluable introductory essay by Walter Kaufmann.


Exact Thinking in Demented Times: The Vienna Circle and the Epic Quest for the Foundations of Science
Sigmund, Karl

$42.00 $13.69

A dazzling group biography of the early twentieth-century thinkers who transformed the way the world thought about math and science.Inspired by Albert Einstein's theory of relativity and Bertrand Russell and David Hilbert's pursuit of the fundamental rules of mathematics, some of the most brillia...


Exact Thinking in Demented Times: The Vienna Circle and the Epic Quest for the Foundations of Science
Sigmund, Karl

$42.00 $10.89

A dazzling group biography of the early twentieth-century thinkers who transformed the way the world thought about math and science.Inspired by Albert Einstein's theory of relativity and Bertrand Russell and David Hilbert's pursuit of the fundamental rules of mathematics, some of the most brillia...


What Is Called Thinking?
Heidegger, Martin

$20.95 $10.09

''For an acquaintance with the thought of Heidegger,'' ...


Every Time I Find the Meaning of Life, They Change It: Wisdom of the Great Philosophers on How to Live
Klein, Daniel

$20.00 $7.29

Daniel Klein’s fans have fallen in love with the warm, humorous, and thoughtful way he shows how philosophy resonates in everyday life. Readers of his popular books Plato and a Platypus Walk into a Bar . . . and Travels with Epicurus come for enlightenment and stay for the entertainment.As a youn...


My Beautiful Despair: The Philosophy of Kim Kierkegaardashian
Kierkegaardashian, Kim

$24.99 $7.99

In an age where the line between news and entertainment is blurrier than ever before, and the difference between a celebrity and the leader of the free world is nil, Kierkegaardashian’s insights perfectly reflect our absurd, hilarious, and deeply disturbing new era.


American Philosophy: A Love Story
Kaag, John

$22.99 $9.39

John Kaag is a dispirited young philosopher at sea in his marriage and his career when he stumbles upon West Wind, a ruin of an estate in the hinterlands of New Hampshire that belonged to the eminent Harvard philosopher William Ernest Hocking. Hocking was one of the last true giants of American p...


Breakfast with Socrates: An Extraordinary (Philosophical) Journey Through Your Ordinary Day
Smith, Robert Rowland

$15.99 $7.29

Ever want to have a bagel with Hegel? Eggs with Bacon? Or spend a day with Socrates, Mill, Herodotus, or Kant, able to pick their brains about the most mundane moments of your life? Former Oxford Philosophy Fellow Robert Rowland Smith thought he would, and so with dry wit and marvelous invention,...


Surfing with Sartre: An Aquatic Inquiry into a Life of Meaning
James, Aaron

$36.95 $13.69

Author Aaron James uses the experience and the ethos of surfing to explore key concepts in philosophy. The existentialist philosopher Jean-Paul Sartre once declared "the ideal limit of aquatic sports . . . is waterskiing." The avid surfer and lavishly credentialed academic philosopher Aaron James...


Man Is the Measure
Abel, Reuben

$24.75 $7.29

One of the best introductory texts in philosophy in recent years. It is freshly written, its points well-illustrated with concrete examples, and enlivened with strong doses of critical common sense.


The Futilitarians: Our Year of Thinking, Drinking, Grieving, and Reading
Gisleson, Anne

$35.00 $8.69

Anne Gisleson had lost her twin sisters, had been forced to flee her home during Hurricane Katrina, and had witnessed cancer take her beloved father. Before she met her husband, Brad, he had suffered his own trauma, losing his partner and the mother of his son to cancer in her young thirties. "Ho...


The Book That Changed America: How Darwin's Theory of Evolution Ignited a Nation
Fuller, Randall

$36.00 $8.69

A compelling portrait of a unique moment in American history when the ideas of Charles Darwin reshaped American notions about nature, religion, science and raceThroughout its history America has been torn in two by debates over ideals and beliefs. Randall Fuller takes us back to one of those tur...


The Amateur: The Pleasures of Doing What You Love
Merrifield, Andy

$32.58 $12.29

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The Order-Disorder Paradox: Understanding the Hidden Side of Change in Self and Society
Schwartz-Salant, Nathan

$20.95 $7.29

Increasing order in a system also creates disorder: this seemingly paradoxical idea has deep roots in early cultures throughout the world, but it has been largely lost in our modern lives as we push for increasing systematization in our world and in our personal lives. Drawing on nearly five deca...


The Book That Changed America: How Darwin's Theory of Evolution Ignited a Nation
Fuller, Randall

$24.00 $7.99

Throughout its history America has been torn in two by debates over ideals and beliefs. Randall Fuller takes us back to one of those turning points, in 1860, with the story of the influence of Charles Darwin’s just-published On the Origin of Species on five American intellectuals, including Bron...


Walden: Selections from the American Classic (Shambhala Pocket Library)
Thoreau, Henry David

$16.91 $5.79

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