Category: philosophy


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Civil Disobedience and Other Essays (Dover Thrift Editions)

By: "Thoreau, Henry David"

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Publisher: Dover Publications:

Seller ID: 9780486275635

ISBN: 0486275639

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Thoreau has inspired generations of readers to think for themselves and to find meaning and beauty in nature. This sampling includes five of his most frequently read and cited essays: "On the Duty of Civil Disobedience" (1849), "Life without Principle" (1863), "Slavery in Massachusetts" (1854), "A Plea for Captain John Brown" (1869) and "Walking" (1862). 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

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Hagakure : The Book of the Samurai


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Publisher: Kodansha Amer Inc:

Seller ID: 9784770011060

ISBN: 4770011067

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-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 in no particular sequence. The work represents an attitude far removed from our modern pragmatism and materialism, and po... View more info

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The Left Alternative

By: "Unger, Roberto Mangabeira"

Price: $7.45

Publisher: Verso:

Seller ID: 9781844673704

ISBN: 1844673707

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A manifesto that engages a vital question of our time: Where should the Left go from here? Confronting the major debates in the world today -- about national alternatives and alternative globalizations -- Unger shows that there is a set of initiatives that we can begin to develop with the materials at hand. Fully updated with a new preface, The Left Alternative equips the Left with the ideas that it needs to overthrow the dictatorship of no alternatives. View more info

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Three Ways of Thought in Ancient China


Price: $5.85

Publisher: Stanford Univ Pr:

Seller ID: 9780804711692

ISBN: 0804711690

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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

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Image for 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"

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Publisher: Routledge:

Seller ID: 9780415084345

ISBN: 0415084342

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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

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"Persons, Rights and Corporations"

By: "Werhane, Patricia Hogue"

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Prentice Hall:

Seller ID: 9780136603412

ISBN: 0136603416

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Great Dialogues Of Plato

By: "WHD, translated By Rouse"

Price: $1.25

Publisher: Signet (MM):

Seller ID: 9780451625229

ISBN: 0451625226

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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 on their own philosophy of religion..."" 566 indexed, annotated pages." 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

La Expedicion de los Diez Mil; Recuerdos de Socrates; El Banquete; Apologia de Socrates

By: Jenofonte

Price: $23.95

Publisher: Mexico, 1984

Seller ID: 5-5T023

ISBN: 9684320795

Condition: GOOD

"Tight, slight age tanning of pages, clean, square. Protective plastic cover taped to book. Owner's name on 2 title pages. Highlighting, underlining and notes in ""Recuerdos"" only. Text in Spanish. Tight, páginas bronceadas, limpio, cuadrado. Destacando, subrayado y notas en ""Recuerdos"" solamente." View more info

Works of Plato: volume IV

By: Jowett. Benjamin (Ed)

Price: $11.95

Publisher: NY, <1940s?

Edition: (Edition de luxe)

Seller ID: 53H003

Condition: GOOD/No dj

"Reading copy. ""Selections from Charmides, Lysis, Other Dialogues and the Laws"" Starting to loosen, bright interior, age soil to exterior, square. Rubbed, edgeworn, spine bottom softened, top ripped, yellowed. Bookstore sticker. End paper ripped at back spine hinge. Large highly readable type face." View more info

Ancient Western Philosophy: The Hellenic Emergence

By: McLean & Aspell

Price: $13.95

Publisher: NY, 1971

Seller ID: 62X016

ISBN: 0390625280

Condition: GOOD-

"Loose front hinge, highlighting, notes, underlining, light soil and foxing on edges, flared. Edgewear. 1/2"" rip on back cover edge. Worn but usable. Readings in History of Western Philosophy." View more info

"Essais, extraits - I. L'Homme"

By: Montaigne

Price: $5.95

Publisher: "Paris, France", 1934

Seller ID: 88P007

Condition: FINE

As new. Text in French. View more info