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            Becoming Beauvoir: A Life

            Becoming Beauvoir: A Life (Hardback)

            By Kirkpatrick, Kate

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            `One is not born, but rather becomes, a woman', wrote Simone de Beauvoir. This is a woman who was also to become a philosopher, a novelist, an existentialist, and a feminist icon. Her novels won prestigious literary prizes and The Second Sex transformed the way we think about sex ...

            ISBN 9781350047174
            Published 22 August 2019 by Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
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            The Renaissance: The Cultural Rebirth of Europe
              

            The Renaissance: The Cultural Rebirth of Europe (Hardback)

            By Wright, John D.

            • RRP: $64.99
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            • Pub Date
              28 Oct 19

            Fully illustrated throughout, The Renaissance is a highly accessible and colourful journey along the cultural contours of Europe from the Late Middle Ages to the early modern period.

            ISBN 9781782749042
            Release Date 28 October 2019 by Amber Books Ltd
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            Series Histories
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            Retroactivity and Contemporary Art
              

            Retroactivity and Contemporary Art (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Staff, Craig

            • RRP: $65.99
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            • Pub Date
              31 Oct 19

            Contemporary art is often preoccupied with time, or acts in which the past is recovered. Through specific case studies of artists who strategically work with historical moments, this book examines how art from the last two decades has sought to mobilize these particular histories ...

            ISBN 9781350136762
            Release Date 31 October 2019 by Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            The Mythology in Our Language - Remarks on Frazer's Golden Bough

            The Mythology in Our Language - Remarks on Frazer's Golden Bough (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Wittgenstein, Ludwig; Edited by Da Col, Giovanni; Preface by Palmie, Stephan

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            In 1931 Ludwig Wittgenstein wrote his famous Remarks on Frazer's Golden Bough, published posthumously in 1967. At that time, anthropology and philosophy were in close contact - thinkers drew heavily on anthropology's theoretical terms, in order to help them explore the limits of ...

            ISBN 9780990505068
            Published 15 June 2019 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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            I Am Dynamite!: A Life of Friedrich Nietzsche
             

            I Am Dynamite!: A Life of Friedrich Nietzsche (Paperback, Main)

            By Prideaux, Sue

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            • Pub Date
              28 Oct 19

            The Times Biography of the Year 'Outstanding.' The Sunday Times 'A revelation.' Guardian 'Wonderful.' The Times 'Riveting.' New Statesman Friedrich Nietzsche's work rocked the foundation of Western thinking, and continues to permeate our culture, high and low - yet he is one of h ...

            ISBN 9780571336227
            Release Date 28 October 2019 by Faber and Faber
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            The History of Philosophy

            The History of Philosophy (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Grayling, A. C.

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            The story of philosophy is an epic tale: an exploration of the ideas, views and teachings of some of the most creative minds known to humanity. But since the long-popular classic, Bertrand Russell's History of Western Philosophy, first published in 1945, there has been no compreh ...

            ISBN 9780241304556
            Published 2 July 2019 by Penguin
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            How Philosophy Works: The concepts visually explained

            How Philosophy Works: The concepts visually explained (Hardback)

            By DK

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            Demystifying the key ideas of the world's greatest philosophers, and exploring all of the most important branches of thought including philosophy of science, philosophy of religion and feminist philosophy in a uniquely visual way, this book is the perfect introduction to the hist ...

            ISBN 9780241363188
            Published 2 July 2019 by Dorling Kindersley Publishers
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            The History of Philosophy

            The History of Philosophy (Hardback)

            By Grayling, A. C.

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            The first truly authoritative and accessible history of philosophy to cover both Western and Eastern traditions 'If there is any such person in Britain as The Thinking Man, it is A. C. Grayling' - The Times The story of philosophy is an epic tale: an exploration of the ideas, vie ...

            ISBN 9780241304532
            Published 20 June 2019 by Penguin
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            Lessons in Stoicism: What Ancient Philosophers Teach Us about How to Live

            Lessons in Stoicism: What Ancient Philosophers Teach Us about How to Live (Hardback)

            By Sellars, John

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            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 live together? In the past few years, Stoicism has been making a comeback. But what exactly did the Stoi ...

            ISBN 9780241382776
            Published 17 September 2019 by Penguin
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            Cricket Ball

            Cricket Ball (Hardback)

            By Cox, Gary

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            The cricket ball is the swinging, bouncing, spinning heart of the glorious game that gives it its name. This entertaining, intriguing, informative, accessible and often humorous book - written by a professional philosopher and cricket fanatic - draws on philosophy, science, sport ...

            ISBN 9781350014589
            Published 18 October 2018 by Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
            Interest Age 19+ years
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