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A deeply comforting and enlightening book on how Stoicism can inspire us to lead more enjoyable lives
What aspects of your life do you really control? What do you do when you cannot guarantee that things will turn out in your favour? And what can Stoicism teach us about how to... read more

Lessons in Stoicism
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A humorous and philosophical trip through life, from the acclaimed author of Travels with Epicurus. As a young college student studying philosophy, Daniel Klein filled a notebook with short quotes fr... read more

Every Time I Find the Meaning of Life, They Change It: Wisdom of the Great Philosophers on How to Live
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Series:Pelican Bks.

What is reality, really? Are humans more special or important than the non-human objects we perceive? How does this change the way we understand the world? We humans tend to believe that things are only real in as much as we perceive them, an idea ... read more

Object-oriented Ontology : A New Theory of Everything
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Series:Object Lessons Ser.

Object Lessons is a series of short, beautifully designed books about the hidden lives of ordinary things.Hashtags silence as well as shout. They originate in the quiet of the archive and the breathless suspense of the control room, as well as in the roar of rallies in the streets. The #hashtag... read more

Hashtag
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Series:Object Lessons Ser.

Object Lessons is a series of short, beautifully designed books about the hidden lives of ordinary things.
Do you feel your consciousness, your attention, and your intelligence (not to mention your eyesight) being sucked away, byte by byte, in a deadening tsunami of ill-composed blather, co... read more

Email
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Reading Level:General Adult

The phenomenal New York TimesBestseller by Nobel Prize-winner Daniel Kahneman, Thinking Fast and Slowoffers a whole new look at the way our minds work, and how we make decisions.Why is there more chance we'll believe something if it's in a bold type face? Why are judges more l... read more

Thinking, Fast and Slow
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Series:Object Lessons Ser.

Object Lessons is a series of short, beautifully designed books about the hidden lives of ordinary things.
For over two thousand years magnets have inspired tales of myth, magic, exploration, science, and art. From the physical to the metaphorical, our language is littered with magnetic al... read more

Magnet
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Reading Level:very good
Awards:Guardian First Book Award 2013.

A Sunday Times bestseller
 
Longlisted for the Guardian first book award
 
A Radio 4 Book of the Week
 
This book is about learning to live.
 
In simple stories of encounter between a... read more

The Examined Life: How We Lose and Find Ourselves
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 Society is not in crisis, society is at an end. The things we used to take for granted have all been vaporized. Politics was one of these things, a Greek invention that condenses around an equation: to hold a position means to take sides, and to take sides means to un... read more

INTRODUCTION TO CIVIL WAR
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Series:Penguin Classics Ser.

The Analects are a collection of Confucius's sayings brought together by his pupils shortly after his death in 497 BC. Together they express a philosophy, or a moral code, by which Confucius, one of the most humane thinkers of all time, believed everyone... read more

The Analects of Confucius (Penguin Black Classics)
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Series:Semiotext(e) / Intervention Series

Baudrillard's unsettling coda: previously unpublished texts written just before the visionary theorist's death in 2007.History that repeats itself turns to farce. But a farce that repeats itself ends up making a history.--from The Agony of PowerIn these previously unpublished manuscr... read more

The Agony of Power
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The most comprehensive portrait of art criticism ever assembled, as told by the leading writers of our timeIn the last 50 years, art criticism has flourished as never before. Moving from niche to mainstream, it is now widely taught at universities, practiced in newspape... read more

What It Means to Write about Art
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