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The Yijing: A Guide

£16.99

Joseph A. Adler

9780190072469
Paperback
March 2022

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The Analects: A Guide

£16.99

Erin M. Cline

9780190863128
Paperback
January 2022

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Atheism: A Very Short Introduction

Second Edition

£8.99

Julian Baggini

9780198856795
Paperback
August 2021

Very Short Introductions

In this book, Julian Baggini explores the arguments for atheism, and dispels some common myths, explaining how a life without religious belief can be positive, meaningful, and moral. This new edition discusses the recent flowering of 'New Atheism' and considers the position of atheism in society today.

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The Virtues: A Very Short Introduction

£8.99

Craig A. Boyd, Kevin Timpe

9780198845379
Paperback
March 2021

Very Short Introductions

The nature of the virtues has a long tradition of thought, from Aristotle to Thomas Aquinas. This book considers the virtues in various cultural, religious, and philosophical contexts. Examining the key virtues, and some of the vices, it explores the cultivation of the virtues as an alternative way of moral thinking.

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Philosophy of Religion: A Very Short Introduction

£8.99

Tim Bayne

9780198754961
Paperback
February 2018

Very Short Introductions

Philosophy of religion contains some of our most burning questions about the role of religion in the world, and the relationship between believers and God. Tim Bayne considers the core debates surrounding the concept of God; the relationship between faith and reason; and the problem of evil, before looking at reincarnation and the afterlife.

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Medieval Philosophy: A Very Short Introduction

£8.99

John Marenbon

9780199663224
Paperback
January 2016

Very Short Introductions

In this book John Marenbon discusses the extraordinary breadth of medieval philosophy as written by Christians in Greek and Latin, Muslims in Arabic and by Jews in Hebrew, from c. 500 to c. 1550. He considers important factors such as where and when it took place, its social setting and its links with religion.

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Philosophy in the Islamic World: A Very Short Introduction

£8.99

Peter Adamson

9780199683673
Paperback
September 2015

Very Short Introductions

In this Very Short Introduction, Peter Adamson sheds light on the philosophical ideas that emerged in the Islamic world. From the beginnings of the tradition to the twenty first century, he traces the history of philosophy among those living in Islamic lands, highlighting its key themes and ongoing relevance to contemporary concerns.

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Thomas Aquinas: A Very Short Introduction

£8.99

Fergus Kerr

9780199556649
Paperback
November 2009

Very Short Introductions

Thomas Aquinas, one of the most famous and highly thought of Christian thinkers, was a controversial figure who was exposed and engaged in conflict. This Very Short Introduction looks at Aquinas in a historical context, and explores the Church and culture into which Aquinas was born. It also ask why Aquinas matters now.

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Repetition and Philosophical Crumbs

£8.99

Soren Kierkegaard, M.G. Piety, Edward F. Mooney

9780199214198
Paperback
May 2009

Oxford World's Classics

These two complementary works give the reader a unique insight into the breadth and substance of Kierkegaard's thought. One reads like a novel and the other a Platonic dialogue but both concern the nature of love, faith, and happiness. These are the first translations to convey the literary quality and philosophical precision of the originals.

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The Nature of the Gods

£8.99

Cicero, P. G. Walsh

9780199540068
Paperback
June 2008

Oxford World's Classics

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The Existence of God

Second Edition

£29.49

Richard Swinburne

9780199271689
Paperback
March 2004

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An Introduction to the Philosophy of Religion

Third Edition

£32.99

Brian Davies

9780199263479
Paperback
October 2003

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Kierkegaard: A Very Short Introduction

£8.99

Patrick Gardiner

9780192802569
Paperback
February 2002

Very Short Introductions

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Indian Philosophy: A Very Short Introduction

£8.99

Sue Hamilton

9780192853745
Paperback
February 2001

Very Short Introductions

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Philosophy of Religion: A Guide and Anthology

£37.99

Brian Davies

9780198751946
Paperback
July 2000

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