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By: "Smith, Huston"
Publisher: Quest Books:
Seller ID: 9780835606479
The limits of science in discerning Ultimate Reality have brought Westerners to "as sharp an impasse in history as we have faced, " says Huston Smith. This new edition of critically acclaimed essays explores possible breakthroughts in the direction of reaching a liberated and enlightened consciousness. It contains a new preface and new final chapter. View more info
By: "Smith, Paul"
Publisher: University of Minnesota Press:
Seller ID: 9780816616398
Publisher: "Chantilly, VA", 2000
Seller ID: 5-4T016
Condition: NEAR FINE
"As new except for faint surface wear to CD cases. Set contains 12 Audio CDs (2 clamshells: Parts I& II), with the Course Guidebook. Course number 437. (24 lectures, 30 minutes each). ""the message of existentialism…is that every one of us, as an individual, is responsible...for what we do...for who we are...for the way we face and deal with the world...for the way the world is...""" View more info
Publisher: NY, 1951
Edition: "(Signed, 3rd printing)"
Seller ID: 18H008
Condition: GOOD+ / Good DJ
"Tight, bright, clean and square but has wear to spine ends. ""A man tells how at one time or another, he trailed, met, or arrested most of the major figures on the American Communist scene.""" View more info
Publisher: Oxford University Press / Clarendon Press:
Seller ID: B002N013OC
Publisher: "Oxford University Press, USA":
Seller ID: 9780195052916
With over a quarter of a million copies sold, Seven Theories of Human Nature has established itself as the classic introduction to Western intellectual theory. Ranging from Plato's Republic to Edward O. Wilson's On Human Nature, and drawing on philosophy, psychology, sociology, politics, biology, and theology, this admirably lucid volume compresses into a small space the essence of such thinkers as Karl Marx, Sigmund Freud, Jean-Paul Sartre, B.F. Skinner, and Konrad Lore... View more info
Publisher: Intercollegiate Studies Institute:
Seller ID: 9781882926480
Condition: very good
This is the only book-length intellectual biography of sociologist Robert Nisbet (1913-1996). It is now available in quality paperback. View more info
By: "Stone, I.F."
Seller ID: 9780385260329
In unraveling the long-hidden issues of the most famous free speech case of all time, noted author I.F. Stone ranges far and wide over Roman as well as Greek history to present an engaging and rewarding introduction to classical antiquity and its relevance to society today. "The New York Times" called this national best-seller an " intellectual thriller." View more info
By: "Storr, Anthony"
Publisher: Free Press:
Seller ID: 9780684834955
Condition: very good
An eye-opening investigation of charismatic "gurus" from Jesus to Freud to David Koresh, by the author of "Solitude: A Return to the Self." In "Feet of Clay," eminent psychologist Anthony Storr uncovers the personality traits that link these men and explores the incredible power they have wielded over their fanatical followers. 11 photos. View more info
Publisher: Kodansha Amer Inc:
Seller ID: 9784770011060
-Hagakure ("In the Shadow of Leaves"') is a manual for the samurai classes consisting of a series of short anecdotes and reflections that give both insight and instruction-in the philosophy and code of behavior that foster the true spirit of Bushido-the Way of the Warrior. It is not a book of philosophy as most would understand the word: it is a collection of thoughts and sayings recorded over a period of seven years, and as such covers a wide variety of subjects, often ... View more info
By: "Tzu, Sun"
Publisher: Delacorte Press:
Seller ID: 9780385292160
Condition: very good
"If you know the enemy and know yourself, you need not fear the result of a hundred battles. If you know yourself but not the enemy, for every victory gained you will also suffer a defeat. If you know neither the enemy nor yourself, you will succumb in every battle...." These are the words of ancient Chinese philosopher Sun Tzu, whose now-classic treatise, The Art of War, was written more than 2,500 years ago. Originally a text for victory on the battlefield, the boo... View more info
By: "Walsh, W. H. "
Publisher: Mexico, 1968
Edition: (decima educion 1982)
Seller ID: 5-8T018
Condition: VERY GOOD+
"As new except for owner's name on title page and tape shadows inside covers from attaching protective cover. ""La filosofia de la historia es una disciplina muy reciente. ...este 'pequeno tratado logico del pensamiento historico' constituye una introduccion al tema indispensable para el estudiante."" 256 pages. Text in Spanish. " View more info
Publisher: "Hammondsworth, UK", 1978
Edition: "(reprint, 1986)"
Seller ID: 13T005
Condition: VERY GOOD
"Tight, slight page yellowing, clean interior, slight age soil and remainder mark to exterior page edges, square. Light creasing to cover corners. ""important and comprehensive study of Descartes's thought, couched in accessible and modern terms…not only to analyze Descartes's project of founding knowledge on certainty, but also to uncover the philosophical motives for this search...fundamental to the definition of many problems in modern philosophy..."... View more info
Publisher: NY, 1950
Edition: "(Revised Edition, 9th reprint)"
Seller ID: 7-1T001
"Tight, faintest age tanning of pages, clean, slight tilt to spine. Owner's name on top corner of first free page. 2 small spots on front cover. Slight softening and rubbing of spine ends with a tiny (1/4"") rip on the bottom edge. Very light check marks in margins and occasional faint underlining. ""purpose... is to furnish college undergraduates and general readers with the necessary data - facts and arguments - on which they will be able to work o... View more info