Virtue Ethics

Virtue Ethics

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ISBN Code : 9780631231141
Book Author : Stephen L. Darwall
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Total Pages : 467

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Virtue Ethics collects, for the first time, the main classical sources and the central contemporary expressions of virtue ethics approach to normative ethical theory. Edited and introduced by Stephen Darwall, these readings are essential for anyone interested in normative theory.Introduced by Stephen Darwall, this collection brings together classic and contemporary reading

Critique of Everyday Life

Critique of Everyday Life

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ISBN Code : 9781781683170
Book Author : Henri Lefebvre
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Total Pages : 201

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Henri Lefebvres magnum opus: a monumental exploration of contemporary society.Henri Lefebvres three-volume Critique of Everyday Life is perhaps the richest, most prescient work by one of the twentieth centurys greatest philosophers. Written at the birth of post-war consumerism, the Critique was a philosophical inspiration for the 1968 student revolution in France and is

Language and Mind

Language and Mind

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ISBN Code : 9780521674935
Book Author : Noam Chomsky
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Total Pages : 496

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This is the third edition of Chomskys outstanding collection of essays on language and mind, first published in 2006. The first six chapters, originally published in the 1960s, made a groundbreaking contribution to linguistic theory. This edition complements them with an additional chapter and a new preface, bringing Chomskys influential approach into the twenty-first ce

The Gospel of Lie: A Grieving Christian Searches the Bible for a New Jesus

The Gospel of Lie: A Grieving Christian Searches the Bible for a New Jesus

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Book Author : Joshua Lie
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Total Pages : 548

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�An extremely personal book and an audacious journey into heresy. An intricate detective story that at times tests the sanity of an original thinker who offers his full consciousness to bring this ambitious labor to a satisfying conclusion.�Lance Owens, host of gnosis.org, �...very well written, extremely intriguing, and conveys a huge amount of information on Gospel cri

Introduction to the Reading of Hegel: Lectures on the Phenomenology of Spirit

Introduction to the Reading of Hegel: Lectures on the Phenomenology of Spirit

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ISBN Code : 9780801492037
Book Author : Alexandre Kojeve
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Total Pages : 348

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This collection of Kojeves thoughts about Hegel constitutes one of the few important philosophical books of the twentieth century--a book, knowledge of which is requisite to the full awareness of our situation and to the grasp of the most modern perspective on the eternal questions of philosophy.--Allan Bloom (from the Introduction)During the years 1933-1939, the Russia

Complete Works of Swami Vivekananda, 9 Vols.(Complete Works of Swami Vivekananda 1-9)

Complete Works of Swami Vivekananda, 9 Vols.(Complete Works of Swami Vivekananda 1-9)

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ISBN Code : 9788185301754
Book Author : Swami Vivekananda
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Total Pages : 240

Complete Works of Swami Vivekananda, 9 Vols.(Complete Works of Swami Vivekananda 1-9) Book Detail/ Review :

All the nine published volumes of Swami Vivekanandas works are available here. All proceeds from the sale of this book are donated to Advaita Ashrama, founded by Swami Vivekananda.

Essays in Love

Essays in Love

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Book Author : Alain de Botton
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Total Pages : 443

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With an introduction by Sheila HetiA unique love story and a classic work of philosophy, rooted in the mysterious workings of the human heart and mind.Perhaps it is true that we do not really exist until there is someone there to see us existing, we cannot properly speak until there is someone who can understand what we are saying in essence, we are not wholly alive until

Post-Cinematic Affect

Post-Cinematic Affect

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ISBN Code : 9781846944314
Book Author : Steven Shaviro
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Total Pages : 404

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Post-Cinematic Affect is about what it feels like to live in the affluent West in the early 21st century. Specifically, it explores the structure of feeling that is emerging today in tandem with new digital technologies, together with economic globalization and the financialization of more and more human activities. The 20th century was the age of film and television; thes

Psyche: The Cult of Souls and the Belief in Immortality among the Greeks

Psyche: The Cult of Souls and the Belief in Immortality among the Greeks

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ISBN Code : 9780415225632
Book Author : Erwin Rohde
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Total Pages : 217

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s/t: The Cult of Souls & Belief in Immortality Among the GreeksErwin Rohde (10/9/1845�1/11/1898) was one of the great German classical scholars of the 19th century. He was born in Hamburg, the son of a doctor. Outside of antiquarian circles, hes known today chiefly for his friendship & correspondence with fellow-philologist Friedrich Nietzsche. The two were stude

Things

Things

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ISBN Code : 9780226076126
Book Author : Bill Brown
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Total Pages : 419

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This book is an invitation to think about why children chew pencils; why we talk to our cars, our refrigerators, our computers; rosary beads and worry beads; Cuban cigars; why we no longer wear hats that we can tip to one another and why we dont seem to long to; what has been described as bourgeois longing. It is an invitation to think about the fetishism of daily life in

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