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By: "Saul, John"
Publisher: Ballantine Books:
Seller ID: 9780345487025
Summer vacation becomes a season in hell for an ordinary family who unwittingly stir something invisible, insidious, and insatiable from its secret slumber-unleashing a wave of horror only the darkest evil could create, that only a master of spine-tingling terror like John Saul could orchestrate. For deep in the shadows in the dark of the night lurks something as big as life . . . and as real as death. It has waited seven years for someone to come back to the rambling lakeside house called Pinecrest, which has stood empty since its last owner went missing. For upscale Chicago couple Dan an... View more info
Publisher: "Buenos Aires, Argentina", 1941
Edition: "(Tercera edición, 1945"
Seller ID: 95P014
"Reading copy. Text block is solid but coming loose from spine. Tanned pages and age soiled DJ (Green). 211+ pages, 7x4.5"" (11.3x17.7cm). Text in Spanish." View more info
Publisher: "Stuttgart, Germany", 1991
Seller ID: 6-5P003
Condition: NEAR FINE
As new except for owner's name on title page. 'About the Aesthetic Education of Man'. 152 pages including Bibliography. Text in German. View more info
By: "Schlag, Pierre"
Publisher: Duke University Press:
Seller ID: 9780822322146
"The Enchantment of Reason" is a lively critique of American legal thought and the American legal system's deification of reason. In an attempt to understand the current malaise of American law and the depressed condition of American intellectual life in general, Pierre Schlag diagnoses what he believes is an epidemic of pathological reliance on the principle of reason. Contending that legal thinkers continually fail to recognize the aesthetic and ethical prejudices of rationalism, Schlag creates a genealogy that shows how the call to reason has become a manipulative vehicle of power, faith, a... View more info
Publisher: Harpercollins College Div:
Seller ID: 9780061300363
Publisher: Mexico, 1952
Edition: "(tercera reimpresion, 1977)"
Seller ID: 22P012
Condition: FINE / Near fine
"As new, unread, but has rubbing to edges of dust jacket. ""de todos los escritos por este pensador, el que mas claramente se gesta en esa inquietud…"" 231+ pages.Text in Spanish." View more info
Publisher: Oxford University Press:
Seller ID: 9780199773558
In The Fundamentals of Ethics, Second Edition, author Russ Shafer-Landau employs a uniquely engaging writing style to introduce students to the essential ideas of moral philosophy. Offering more comprehensive coverage of the good life, normative ethics, and metaethics than any other text of its kind, this book also addresses issues that are often omitted from other texts, such as the doctrine of doing and allowing, the doctrine of double effect, ethical particularism, the desire-satisfaction theory of well-being, and moral error theory. Shafer-Landau carefully reconstructs and analyzes dozens ... View more info
By: "Shue, Henry"
Publisher: Princeton University Press:
Seller ID: 9780691020150
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: 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