The Leading eBooks Store Online

for Kindle Fire, Apple, Android, Nook, Kobo, PC, Mac, BlackBerry...

New to eBooks.com?

Learn more
Browse our categories
  • Bestsellers - This Week
  • Foreign Language Study
  • Pets
  • Bestsellers - Last 6 months
  • Games
  • Philosophy
  • Archaeology
  • Gardening
  • Photography
  • Architecture
  • Graphic Books
  • Poetry
  • Art
  • Health & Fitness
  • Political Science
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • History
  • Psychology & Psychiatry
  • Body Mind & Spirit
  • House & Home
  • Reference
  • Business & Economics
  • Humor
  • Religion
  • Children's & Young Adult Fiction
  • Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Romance
  • Computers
  • Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Science
  • Crafts & Hobbies
  • Law
  • Science Fiction
  • Current Events
  • Literary Collections
  • Self-Help
  • Drama
  • Literary Criticism
  • Sex
  • Education
  • Literary Fiction
  • Social Science
  • The Environment
  • Mathematics
  • Sports & Recreation
  • Family & Relationships
  • Media
  • Study Aids
  • Fantasy
  • Medical
  • Technology
  • Fiction
  • Music
  • Transportation
  • Folklore & Mythology
  • Nature
  • Travel
  • Food and Wine
  • Performing Arts
  • True Crime
  • Foreign Language Books

Most popular at the top

  • The Task of Utopiaby Erin McKenna

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2001; US$ 31.99

    Are utopian visions viable in the 21st century? Utopia has been equated, for many, with totalitarianism. Such visions are not acceptable. The loss of utopian visions altogether is also unacceptable. This book argues that American Pragmatism and Feminist theory can combine to provide a process model of utopia that pushes to build a flexible future that... more...

  • Husserl and Phenomenologyby Edo Pivc?evic´

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 100.00

    This clear and elegant introduction, first published 1970, traces Husserl?s philosophical development from his early preoccupation with numbers and his conflict with Frege to the transcendental phenomenology of his mature period. There is also a brief critical exposition of the views of Scheler, Heidegger, Sartre and other philosopher influenced by... more...

  • The Dual Visionby Robert Gorman

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 130.00

    This study, originally published in 1977, focuses on a critical examination of the life-work of Alfred Schutz, the most important and influential ?father? of several recent schools of empirical social research. The author shows why Shutz and his followers fail in their attempts to ?humanize? empirical social science. The problems they encounter,... more...

  • The Unfinished Project: Toward a Postmetaphysical Humanismby Lorenzo C. Simpson

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 48.95

    As humanity becomes increasingly interconnected through globalization, the question of whether community is possible within culturally diverse societies has returned as a principal concern for contemporary thought. Lorenzo Simpson charges that the current discussion is stuck at an impasse-between postmodernism's fragmented notions of cultural difference... more...

  • On Libertyby John Stuart Mill

    HarperCollins Canada 2013; US$ 6.99

    On Liberty is an impassioned application of author John Stuart Mill?s philosophical theory of utilitarianism, which argues that the highest state of being is that which is most useful in maximizing happiness and diminishing suffering. In On Liberty , Mill famously stresses the importance of individuality and the need to limit the power of governments... more...

  • On Libertyby John Stuart Mill

    HarperCollins Canada 2013; Not Available

    On Liberty is an impassioned application of author John Stuart Mill?s philosophical theory of utilitarianism, which argues that the highest state of being is that which is most useful in maximizing happiness and diminishing suffering. In On Liberty , Mill famously stresses the importance of individuality and the need to limit the power of governments... more...

  • The Study of Man: The Lindsay Memorial Lectures 1958by Michael Polanyi

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 85.00

    Michael Polanyi (1891-1976) was an eminent theorist across the fields of philosophy, physical chemistry and economics. Elected to the Royal Society and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, his contributions to research in the social sciences, and his theories on positivism and knowledge, are of critical academic importance. The three lectures... more...

  • Wittgenstein's Philosophy of Psychologyby Malcolm Budd

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 130.00

    First published in 1989, this book tackles a relatively little-explored area of Wittgenstein?s work, his philosophy of psychology, which played an important part in his late philosophy. Writing with clarity and insight, Budd traces the complexities of Wittgenstein?s thought, and provides a detailed picture of his views on psychological concepts. A... more...

  • George Santayana at 150by Matthew C. Flamm; Giuseppe Patella; Jennifer A. Rea; Jose Beltran; Michael Brodrick; Martin A. Coleman; Cayetano Estebanez; Michael P. Hodges; John Lachs; Daniel Moreno; Charles Padron; Daniel Pinkas; Herman Saatkamp; Krzysztof Piotr Skowronski; Glenn Tiller; Leonarda Vaiana; Amparo Zacares

    Lexington Books 2013; US$ 94.99

    Santayana at 150: International Interpretations is an anthology gathering seventeen scholar?s essays on the thought and life of Spanish-American philosopher George Santayana. Themes considered include: materialism, naturalistic ethics, aesthetics, and cosmopolitanism. This volume marks the one hundred fiftieth anniversary of Santayana?s birth.... more...

  • What Do Existentialists Believe?by Richard Appignanesi

    Granta Publications 2013; Not Available

    'Necessity makes existentialists of us all ... It is a map drawn truthfully to our likeness'Existentialism is not a unified doctrine or belief in any conventional sense. It breaks ranks with all previous philosophy, unsettles orthodox religion, and questions the supremacy of science. However, the question it poses is of fundamental importance to us... more...