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Seven Theories of Human Nature

By: "Stevenson, Leslie"

Price: $6.00

Publisher: "Oxford University Press, USA":

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 9780195052916

ISBN: 0195052919

Condition: GOOD


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

Robert Nisbet: Communitarian Traditionalist (Library of Modern Thinkers)

By: "Stone, Brad Lowell"

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Intercollegiate Studies Institute:

Seller ID: 9781882926480

ISBN: 188292648X

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

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The Trial of Socrates

By: "Stone, I.F."

Price: $4.95

Publisher: Anchor:

Seller ID: 9780385260329

ISBN: 0385260326

Condition: GOOD


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

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"Feet Of Clay: Saints, Sinners, and Madmen a Study of Gurus"

By: "Storr, Anthony"

Price: $8.25

Publisher: Free Press:

Seller ID: 9780684834955

ISBN: 0684834952

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

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The Courage to Be (The Terry Lectures Series)

By: "Tillich, Paul"

Price: $1.60

Publisher: Yale University Press:

Seller ID: 9780300002416

ISBN: 0300002416

Condition: GOOD


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Hagakure : The Book of the Samurai

By: "TSUNETOMO, YAMAMOTO, SCOTT, WILLIAM WILSON"

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Kodansha Amer Inc:

Seller ID: 9784770011060

ISBN: 4770011067

Condition: GOOD


-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

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The Art of War

By: "Tzu, Sun"

Price: $7.45

Publisher: Delacorte Press:

Seller ID: 9780385292160

ISBN: 0385292163

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

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Three Ways of Thought in Ancient China

By: "WALEY, ARTHUR"

Price: $5.85

Publisher: Stanford Univ Pr:

Seller ID: 9780804711692

ISBN: 0804711690

Condition: GOOD


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introduccion a la filosofia de la historia

By: "Walsh, W. H. "

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Mexico, 1968

Edition: (decima educion 1982)

Seller ID: 5-8T018

ISBN: 9682302781

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

Ethics Since 1900 (Opus Books)

By: "Warnock, Mary"

Price: $1.75

Publisher: Oxford University Press:

Edition: 3

Seller ID: 9780192891082

ISBN: 0192891081

Condition: GOOD


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Memory

By: "Warnock, Mary"

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Faber & Faber:

Seller ID: 9780571154562

ISBN: 0571154565

Condition: acceptable


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The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism

By: "Weber, Max"

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Routledge:

Seller ID: 9780415084345

ISBN: 0415084342

Condition: GOOD


First published in 1905 this is one of the most renowned and controversial works of modern social science. It remains one of the key texts in sociology. View more info

The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism: Second Roxbury Edition

By: "Weber, Max"

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Roxbury Publishing Company:

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 9780935732900

ISBN: 093573290X

Condition: very good


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"Persons, Rights and Corporations"

By: "Werhane, Patricia Hogue"

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Prentice Hall:

Seller ID: 9780136603412

ISBN: 0136603416

Condition: GOOD


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Great Dialogues Of Plato

By: "WHD, translated By Rouse"

Price: $1.25

Publisher: Signet (MM):

Seller ID: 9780451625229

ISBN: 0451625226

Condition: GOOD


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Descartes: The Project of Pure Enquiry

By: "William, Bernard"

Price: $18.95

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

A Student's Philosophy of Religion

By: "Wright, William Kelley"

Price: $11.95

Publisher: NY, 1950

Edition: "(Revised Edition, 9th reprint)"

Seller ID: 7-1T001

Condition: GOOD+


"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

Selected works

By: Aristotle

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Peripatetic Press:

Seller ID: 9780911589016

ISBN: 0911589015

Condition: GOOD


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Discurso del Metodo (Original title: Discours de la methodé pour bienconduire sa raison et chercer la vérité dans les sciences

By: Descartes

Price: $10.50

Publisher: "Buenos Aires, Argentina", 1954

Edition: (Undécima editión 1980)

Seller ID: 95T011

ISBN: 8403520190

Condition: FINE


"As new. 108 pages, 7.5x4.5"" (19x11.5cm).Text in Spanish." View more info

The Torch in My Ear

By: Elias Canetti

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Granta Books:

Seller ID: 9781847083579

ISBN: 1847083579

Condition: very good


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