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The Century

By: Alain Badiou

Price: $22.00

Publisher: UK & USA, Polity Pr: 2008

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 031226

ISBN: 0745636322

Condition: Nr. Fine


An unmarked apparently unread book. Translated with a commentary and notes by Alberto Toscano. First published in French as Le Siecle in 2005 View more info

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The Guattari Effect

By: Alliez, Eric; Goffey, Andrew (edited By

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Continuum Publishing: 2011

Seller ID: 029574

ISBN: 1441121978

Condition: Brand New


A brand new unread, unmarked copy. "Brings together the work of internationally renowned experts on the work of the French psychoanalyst, philosopher and political activist Felix Guattari." View more info

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Theory of the Subject

By: Badiou, Alain

Price: $38.00

Publisher: London, Continuum: 2009

Edition: First English Language Edition

Seller ID: 031588

ISBN: 0826496733

Condition: Very Good


PO name/date ffep otherwise unmarked and apparently unread. Translated by Bruno Bosteels. "Without doubt one of Alain Badiou's most important works, laying many of the foundations for his magnum opus, Being and Event and its follow-up, Logics of Worlds." View more info

At The Existentialist Cafe: Freedom, Being, and Apricot Cocktails

By: Bakewell, Sarah

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 2012

Edition: Tenth Printing

Seller ID: 031409

ISBN: 0701186585

Condition: Fine


An unmarked as new book which "tells the story of modern existentialism as one of passionate encounters between people, minds and ideas. From the 'king and queen of existentialism' - Sartre and de Beauvoir - to their wider circle of friends and adversaries including Albert Camus, Martin Heidegger, Maurice Merleau-Ponty and Irish Murdoch, this book is an enjoyable and original journey through a capivating intellectual movement.: View more info

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Displacements: Cultural Identities in Question (Theories of Contemporary Culture)

By: Bammer, Angelika (edited by)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Indiana University Press: 1994

Seller ID: 031310

ISBN: 0253208971

Condition: Very Good


PO name/date but otherwise unmarked, minimal edgewer to wraps, no creasing to spine. "Cultural displacement - physical dislocation from one's native culture or the colonizing imposition of a foreign culture- is one of the most formative experiences of our century." View more info

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Subjectivity After Wittgenstein: The Post-Cartesian Subject and the "Death of Man" (Continuum Studies in British Philosophy)

By: Bax, Chantal

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London & New York, Bloomsbury Academic: 2012

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 029172

ISBN: 1441127321

Condition: New


A brand new book in excellent, unmarked condition. View more info

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Subjectivity After Wittgenstein: The Post-Cartesian Subject and the "Death of Man" (Continuum Studies in British Philosophy)

By: Bax, Chantal

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London & New York, Bloomsbury Academic: 2012

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 031150

ISBN: 1441127321

Condition: New


A brand new book in excellent, unmarked condition. View more info

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Lyotard and Theology (Philosophy and Theology)

By: Boeve, Lieven

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London & New York, Bloomsbury T&T Clark: 2014

Edition: First

Seller ID: 029199

ISBN: 0567289486

Condition: As New


An unmarked as new copy. View more info

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From Romanticism to Critical Theory : The philosophy of German Literary Theory

By: Bowie, Andrew

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Routledge: 1997

Seller ID: 017104

ISBN: 0415127637

Condition: Very Good


Reading creases to spine, PO name, otherwise unmarked in excellent condition. View more info

The Liar's Tale: A History of Falsehood

By: Campbell, Jeremy

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, W W Norton & Co Inc: 2001

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 017754

ISBN: 0393025594

Condition: Very Good


Small remainder mark lower fore-edges. "Accessible, dynamic, and utterly convincing - a provocative work that unsettles some of our most treasured beliefs about truth, ethics, and knowledge." View more info

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Thinking through Philosophy: An Introduction (Cambridge International Examinations)

By: Chris Horner; Emrys Westacott

Price: $25.00

Publisher: U.K., Cambridge University Press: 2003

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 029218

ISBN: 0521626579

Condition: Nr. Fine


An unmarkedf copy in excellent condition. View more info

Outlines of a Philosophy of Art

By: Collingwood, R. G.

Price: $55.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1925

Seller ID: 030198

Condition: Good


Small format, decorative tan boards with sl. wear and insect damage. Ex-library with sticker front pastedown, small stamp to title page, return sticker and envelope at rear - all relatively unobtrustive. The text pages remain clear and unscathed, fore-edges tanned. View more info

Contemporary Musicians in Photographs

By: Cuzer, Louis; Crociata, Francis

Price: $22.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Dover Pubns: 1979

Seller ID: 028210

ISBN: 0486238598

Condition: Very Good


Internally unmarked, minimal shelfwear to lightly tanned wraps. " Dating from 1940 to 1979, the 119 plates in this collection portray 130 contemporary greats in the fields of classical, jazz and pop music - instrumentalists, composers, conductors, teachers and critics." Included are Dave Brubeck, Count Basie, Erroll Garner, Mel Torme, Arthur Rubinstein and many more. View more info

The Pursuit of Happiness : A History from the Greeks to the Present

By: Darrin McMahon

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Allen Lane/ Penguin, London: 2006

Edition: First

Seller ID: 030635

ISBN: 0713994827

Condition: As New


An unmarked "gift quality" book - "erudite and detailed without being pedantic." View more info

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Consequentialism

By: Darwall, Stephen

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell: 2006

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 029937

ISBN: 0631231080

Condition: Nr. Fine


An unmarked as new copy except for PO name ffep View more info

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Margins of Philosophy

By: Derrida, Jacqques

Price: $35.00

Publisher: University of Chicago Press: 1986

Edition: Later Printing

Seller ID: 031133

ISBN: 0226143260

Condition: Nr. Fine


An unmarked copy, no creasing to spine and appears unread. Translated, with Additional Notes, by Alan Bass. We have other Derrida titles in stock, please email for a full list. View more info

A Derrida Reader: Between the Blinds

By: Derrida, Jacqques; Kamuf, Peggy (edited by)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: U.K., Harvester Wheatsheaf: 1991

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 031374

ISBN: 0745009921

Condition: Very Good


A very good unmarked copy, no creasing to spine, spine sl. faded. View more info

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Picturing The Self: Changing Views Of The Subject In Visual Culture

By: Doy, Gen

Price: $55.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, I B Tauris & Co Ltd: 2005

Seller ID: 019085

ISBN: 1850434131

Condition: Brand New


Ideas of selfhood, from Descartes to postmodern notions of the fragmented and de-centred self, have been crucial to the visual arts. Gen Doy explores this relationship, primarily in relation to contemporary art but also going back to the early modern period and Holbein's Ambassadors. She argues that the importance of subjectivity for art goes far beyond self-portraits, exploring the self and identity--both the artist's and the viewer's--and seeks a way of thinking the self that goes beyond both Cartesian and postmodern approaches to subjecthood. She looks too at work and consumption; self-pres... View more info

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Of Hospitality : Anne Dufourmantelle Invites Jacques Derrida to Respond

By: Dufourmantelle, Anne; Derrida, Jacques

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Stanford, CA, Stanford University Press: 2000

Edition: First English Language Edition

Seller ID: 031546

ISBN: 0804734062

Condition: Very Good


Originally published in French in 1997. Small PO name/date otherwise unmarked, minimal edgewear to wraps. View more info

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Tantra: The Path of Ecstasy

By: Feuerstein, Georg

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A., Shambhala Pubns: 1998

Edition: Eighth Printing

Seller ID: 020793

ISBN: 157062304X

Condition: Very Good


Tantra--often associated with Kundalini Yoga--is a fundamental dimension of Hinduism, emphasizing the cultivation of "divine power" "(shakti)" as a path to infinite bliss. Tantra has been widely misunderstood in the West, however, where its practices are often confused with eroticism and licentious morality. "Tantra: The Path of Ecstasy " dispels many common misconceptions, providing an accessible introduction to the history, philosophy, and practice of this extraordinary spiritual tradition. The Tantric teachings are geared toward the attainment of enlightenment as well as spiritual power... View more info