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  • Moral Philosophyby David Hume; Geoffrey Sayre-McCord

    Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. 2006; US$ 14.50

    This volume includes substantial selections from Hume's major works in moral thought and a number of peripheral works, which together provide an illuminating introduction to Hume's moral philosophy. more...

  • The Nature of Thingsby Lucretius; Richard Jenkyns; Alicia Stallings

    Penguin Books Ltd 2007; US$ 15.98

    Lucretius' poem On the Nature of Things combines a scientific and philosophical treatise with some of the greatest poetry ever written. With intense moral fervour he demonstrates to humanity that in death there is nothing to fear since the soul is mortal, and the world and everything in it is governed by the mechanical laws of nature and not by gods;... more...

  • Opera in the Age of Rousseauby David Charlton

    Cambridge University Press 2012; US$ 26.00

    A wide-ranging account of opera on stage and in society in the age of Rousseau, from Rameau to Gluck. more...

  • The Passions of the Soulby Rene Descartes; S. H. Voss

    Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. 1989; US$ 14.95

    Includes a translator's introduction by S. H. Voss, and an introduction by Genevieve Rodis-Lewis. more...

  • Selected Lettersby Seneca; Elaine Fantham

    Oxford University Press 2010; US$ 8.99

    You ask what is the proper measure of wealth? The best measure is to have what is necessary, and next best, to have enough. Keep well!'The letters written by the Stoic philosopher and tragedian Seneca to his friend Lucilius are in effect moral essays, whose purpose is to reinforce Lucilius' struggle to achieve wisdom and serenity, uninfluenced... more...

  • Plato on Loveby C.D.C. Reeve

    Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. 2006; US$ 13.95

    This collection features Plato's writings on sex and love in the preeminent translations of Stanley Lombardo, Paul Woodruff and Alexander Nehamas, D. S. Hutchinson, and C. D. C. Reeve. Reeve's Introduction provides a wealth of historical information about Plato and Socrates, and the sexual norms of classical Athens. His introductory essay looks... more...

  • Michel Foucaultby Clare O'Farrell

    SAGE Publications 2005; US$ 60.00

    Michel Foucault's work is one of the most influential sources of ideas in the humanities and social sciences today. Clare O'Farrell offers a comprehensive and accessible introduction to Foucault's enormous, diverse and challenging output. Her book provides a range of practical tools and a reference work for readers who wish to understand and apply... more...

  • Kropotkinby Ruth Kinna

    Edinburgh University Press Ltd 2016; Not Available

    This book provides a re-assessment of Kropotkin's political thought and suggests that the 'classical' tradition which has provided a lens for the discussion of his work has had a distorting effect on the interpretation of his ideas. By setting the analysis of his thought in a number of key historical contexts, Ruth Kinna reveals the enduring... more...

  • Marion and Derrida on The Gift and Desire: Debating the Generosity of Thingsby Jason W. Alvis

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 129.00

    This book examines the various encounters between Jean-Luc Marion and Jacques Derrida on ?the gift,? considers their many differences on ?desire,? and demonstrates how these topics hold the keys to some of phenomenology?s most pressing structural questions, especially regarding ?deconstructive? approaches within the field.  The book claims that... more...

  • The Abdication of Philosophy ? The Abdication of Manby G.A. Rauche

    Springer Netherlands 2012; US$ 99.00

    We live in a time of functionalism, operationalism and technologism with all its levelling, depersonalising and dehumanising effects. In such an age, the question arises of philosophy as critical, reflective theory about the world, man's position and purpose in the world and the relationship between philosophy and man as a free individual. This book... more...