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The End of Enlightenment : Empire, Commerce, Crisis

The End of Enlightenment : Empire, Commerce, Crisis

Richard Whatmore Hardback 496 pages The Enlightenment is popularly seen as the Age of Reason, a key moment in human history when ideals such as freedom, progress, natural rights and constitution...
€39,95*
Why? The Purpose of the Universe

Why? The Purpose of the Universe

Philip Goff Hardback 208 pages Why are we here? What's the point of existence? On the 'big questions' of meaning and purpose, Western thought has been dominated by the dichotomy of traditiona...
€19,95*
Straw Dogs : Thoughts on Humans and Other Animals

Straw Dogs : Thoughts on Humans and Other Animals

John Gray Paperback 256 pages Ballard From Plato to Christianity, from the Enlightenment to Nietzsche, the Western tradition has been based on arrogant and erroneous beliefs about human beings ...
€13,95*
On Liberty and Other Writings (A Norton Critical Edition)

On Liberty and Other Writings (A Norton Critical Edition)

Softback John Stuart Mill 480 pages This Norton Critical Edition includes: Three major essays-On Liberty (1859), Utilitarianism (1861), and The Subjection of Women (1869)-that illustrate Mill's l...
€14,95*
How To Be Good : What Socrates Can Teach Us About the Art of Living Well

How To Be Good : What Socrates Can Teach Us About the Art of Living Well

Massimo Pigliucci Paperback 272 pages What Socrates's greatest failure says about a 2,000-year-old question: is it possible to teach ourselves and others to become better people? Can we make our...
€14,95*
Seneca How to Do the Right Thing : An Ancient Guide to Treating People Fairly

Seneca

How to Do the Right Thing : An Ancient Guide to Treating People Fairly

Seneca Hardback 288 pages How ancient Stoicism can help teach us to treat others-and ourselves-more fairly and mercifully There are times when we've all felt that we haven't been treated as we d...
€19,95*
The Visionaries : Arendt, Beauvoir, Rand, Weil and the Salvation of Philosophy

The Visionaries : Arendt, Beauvoir, Rand, Weil and the Salvation of Philosophy

Wolfram Eilenberger Hardback 400 pages The year is 1933. Hannah Arendt escapes Berlin, seeking refuge among the stateless gathering in Paris. Simone de Beauvoir reimagines the dance between con...
€32,95*
Nasty, Brutish, and Short : Adventures in Philosophy with Kids

Nasty, Brutish, and Short : Adventures in Philosophy with Kids

Scott Hershovitz Paperback 384 pages Some of the best philosophers in the world can be found in the most unlikely places: in preschools and playgrounds. They gather to debate questions about meta...
€14,95*
Philosophy and Life : Exploring the Great Questions of How to Live

Philosophy and Life : Exploring the Great Questions of How to Live

A. C. Grayling Paperback 448 pages How should I live my life? What values shall I live by? What sort of person should I be? What shall I aim for? In this summation of a lifetime thinking and...
€22,95*
The School of Life The School of Life: A Job to Love : how to find a fulfilling career

The School of Life

The School of Life: A Job to Love : how to find a fulfilling career

The School of Life Paperback 224 pages A practical guide to finding fulfilling work by understanding yourself. The idea that work might be fulfilling rather than just necessary is a recent invent...
€13,95*
Marcus Aurelius Meditations : The Philosophy Classic

Marcus Aurelius

Meditations : The Philosophy Classic

Marcus Aurelius Hardback 192 pages A deluxe special edition of the ancient classic written by the Roman Emperor known as "The Philosopher" Meditations is a series of personal journals written by...
€15,95*
The Koran

The Koran

Paperback 688 pages The Koran is a book apart, not only as Holy Scripture for Muslims, but as the supreme classic of Arabic literature. In its 114 Suras, or chapters, it comprises the total of rev...
€13,95*
How To Be You: Simone de Beauvoir And the Art of Authentic Living

How To Be You: Simone de Beauvoir And the Art of Authentic Living

Hardback 336 pages Don't gamble on the future, act now, without delay.'So said Simone de Beauvoir, one of the world's most influential philosophers, whose pioneering work asks how we can live our ...
€24,95*
The Power of Words

The Power of Words

Simone Weil Paperback 128 pages 'There are certain words which possess, in themselves, when properly used, a virtue which illumines and lifts up towards the good'The philosopher and activist Sim...
€11,95*
Fear and Trembling

Fear and Trembling

Soren Kierkegaard Paperback 160 pages Throughout history, some books have changed the world. They have transformed the way we see ourselves - and each other. They have inspired debate, dissent, w...
€9,95*
The Philosophy of an Explorer : 16 Life-lessons from Surviving the Extreme

The Philosophy of an Explorer : 16 Life-lessons from Surviving the Extreme

PaperbackErling Kagge Surviving extreme conditions can teach us to lead a fulfilled life. No one knows this better than Erling Kagge, who was the first man in history to reach all of the Earth's pole...
€12,95*
Thomas More Utopia

Thomas More

Utopia

HardbackThomas More In Utopia, Thomas More gives us a traveller's account of a newly discovered island where the inhabitants enjoy a social order based on natural reason and justice, and human fulfil...
€15,95*
The Daily Stoic

The Daily Stoic

PaperbackRyan Holiday - Stephen Hanselman Daily doses of practical, uplifting philosophy from the bestselling author of The Obstacle is the WayWhere can you find joy? What's the true measure of succe...
€14,95*
Friedrich Nietzsche Beyond Good and Evil

Friedrich Nietzsche

Beyond Good and Evil

Friedrich Nietzsche Hardcover One of the most iconoclastic philosophers of all time, Nietzsche dramatically rejected notions of good and evil, truth and God. Beyond Good and Evil demonstrates that th...
€19,95*
Albert Camus Reflections on the Guillotine

Albert Camus

Reflections on the Guillotine

PaperbackAlbert Camus 'When silence or tricks of language contribute to maintaining an abuse that must be reformed or a suffering that can be relieved, then there is no other solution but to speak ou...
€9,95*
The Decay Of Lying

The Decay Of Lying

PaperbackOscar Wilde 'Life imitates Art far more than Art imitates Life'The two works brought together here, 'The Decay of Lying' and 'The Critic as Artist', are Oscar Wilde's wittiest and most profo...
€9,95*
Love One's Enemy: A Tough Mind and a Tender Heart

Love One's Enemy: A Tough Mind and a Tender Heart

PaperbackMartin Luther King Jr. 'Far from being the pious injunction of a Utopian dreamer, the command to love one's enemy is an absolute necessity for our survival'Advocating love as strength and no...
€8,95*
Ain't I A Woman

Ain't I A Woman

PaperbackSojourner Truth 'I am a woman's rights. I have plowed and reaped and husked and chopped and mowed, and can any man do more than that? I am as strong as any man that is now'A former slave and...
€11,95*
Walking: One Step at a Time

Walking: One Step at a Time

SoftbackErling Kagge 'After having put my shoes on and let my thoughts wander, I am sure of one thing - to put one foot in front of the other is one of the most important things we do.' From those pe...
€14,95*
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