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  • Hans Kloosterman boeken
    E-book
    Hans Kloosterman - Van snob tot monnik

    Ondernemer en boeddhist Hans Kloosterman (50) heeft een autobiografisch boek geschreven over een opmerkelijke ommekeer in zijn leven: Van snob tot monnik. Mensen inspireren op zoek te gaan naar hun eigen levenspad. Met dat doel heeft Hans Kloosterman Van snob… (E-book)

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    19,95
  • Christopher J. Preston boeken
    Christopher J. Preston - Saving Creation

    Known as the "father of environmental ethics," Rolston is celebrated for his advocacy to protect the Earth's biodiversity and for his critical work reconciling evolutionary biology and Christianity. --from publisher description (Harde kaft)

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    27,95
  • George Prochnik boeken
    George Prochnik - Stranger in a Strange Land

    "Prochnik creates a nonfiction Bildungsroman of one of the twentieth century's most important humanist thinkers, while also telling an intimate story of his own youth, marriage and spiritual quest in Jerusalem. In Stranger in a Strange Land, Prochnik revisits… (Harde kaft)

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    29,95
  • Paige McKenzie boeken
    Paige McKenzie - The Sacrifice of Sunshine Girl

    Sunshine Griffith, a luiseach who talks to ghosts and is a benevolent spirit guide for humans, must determine who or what is working against her and the other luiseach (Harde kaft)

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    19,95
  • Joakim Garff boeken
    Joakim Garff - Søren Kierkegaard

    History, philosophy, and psychological insights are integrated into a penetrating analysis of Søren Kierkegaard's life, works, and lasting influence on world intellectual history (Zachte kaft)

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    46,95
  • Jean-Jacques Rousseau boeken
    Jean-Jacques Rousseau - The Confessions of Jean-Jacques Rousseau

    The French author looks at the first fifty-three years of his life, from his childhood in Geneva, to his fame as a novelist and philosopher in Paris, to his persecution by governments and his wanderings as an exile. (Zachte kaft)

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    15,95
  • The Legacy of Leo Strauss

    Leo Strauss was a political philosopher who died in 1973 but came to prominent attention around the beginning of the war in Iraq. Charges began emerging that architects of the war had studied with, or been influenced by, Strauss' works. This volume explores… (Zachte kaft)

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    36,95
  • Carole Seymour-Jones boeken
    Carole Seymour-Jones - A Dangerous Liasion

    Traces the more than fifty-year friendship shared by the writing-philosophy duo, describing how their romance was shaped by evolving modes of thought and sexual experimentation as well as Sartre's alcoholism, DeBeauvoir's lesbianism, and their controversial… (Zachte kaft)

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    21,95
  • Nicholas Phillipson boeken
    Nicholas Phillipson - David Hume

    This revised and updated edition of the 1989 classic reveals that one of the most important philosophers during the 18th-century Enlightenment was also a brilliant historian who applied his groundbreaking philosophical outlook on the world to Britain's history… (Zachte kaft)

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    18,95
  • Edward Kanterian boeken
    Edward Kanterian - Ludwig Wittgenstein

    A new addition to Reaktion's highly successful and well-reviewed }Critical Lives{ series (Zachte kaft)

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    18,95
  • Eugene Kamenka boeken
    Eugene Kamenka - The Portable Karl Marx

    Writings by Karl Marx concerning communism, politics, and economics are accompanied by a selection of his letters and reminiscences (Zachte kaft)

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    24,95
  • Evelyn Barish boeken
    Evelyn Barish - The Double Life of Paul De Man

    Describes the life of the Yale University professor behind the deconstruction movement, who at the time of his death was one of the most influential literary critics in America but was later revealed to be a Nazi collaborator and anti-Semite. 13,000 first… (Zachte kaft)

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    23,95
  • Sarah Bakewell boeken
    Sarah Bakewell - At the Existentialist Cafe

    The best-selling author of How to Live presents a spirited account of the Existentialist intellectual and philosophical movement of the 1930s while sharing insights into the contributions of key revolutionary thinkers and the movement's present-day legacy (Harde kaft)

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    26,95
  • Gyorgyi, Ph.D. Szabo boeken
    Gyorgyi, Ph.D. Szabo - The Laszlo Chronicle

    "Author gives the history of the work of Professor Ervin Laszlo, the philosopher, systems theorist, and integral theorist whose five decades of research and evolution of his thinking about consciousness and existence resulted in his formulation of what he… (Harde kaft)

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    24,95
  • David Edmonds boeken
    David Edmonds - Rousseau's Dog

    The best-selling authors of Wittgenstein's Poker offer an in-depth analysis of the bitter quarrel between Jean-Jacques Rousseau and David Hume, the two most important and influential philosophers of intellectual Europe during the Age of Enlightenment. Reprint.… (Zachte kaft)

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    16,95
  • Dick Van Dyke, Todd Gold boeken
    Dick Van Dyke, Todd Gold - Keep Moving

    A movie and TV star, as he approaches his 90th birthday, shares how to embrace old age with a positive attitude. By theNew York Times best-selling author of My Lucky Life. 100,000 first printing (Harde kaft)

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    27,95
  • Ernst Glasersfeld boeken
    Ernst Glasersfeld - Partial Memories

    These autobiographical sketches by the esteemed philosopher and semioticist reveal a fascinating, eventful life spent pursuing knowledge (Zachte kaft)

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    36,95
  • Desmond M. Clarke boeken
    Desmond M. Clarke - Descartes

    Looks at the life and ideas of the seventeenth century French philosopher. (Harde kaft)

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    58,95
  • Hazel Rowley boeken
    Hazel Rowley - Tete-a-tete

    An intimate dual portrait discusses Sartre and de Beauvoir's Existentialist philosophies, their notorious open union, and the controversy surrounding their relationship that has endured throughout the past twenty-five years. Reader's Guide available. Reprint.… (Zachte kaft)

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    17,95
  • Olivier Todd boeken
    Olivier Todd - Albert Camus

    Explores the life of internationally acclaimed author Albert Camus, drawing from sources including personal correspondence, notebooks, and public records, as well as interviews with Camus's family, friends, fellow workers, mentors, and lovers. Reprint. women,… (Zachte kaft)

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    26,95
  • Thomas Sugrue boeken
    Thomas Sugrue - Story of Edgar Cayce There Is a River

    Profiles the life of the late psychic, who could provide answers to questions on subjects ranging from medical problems to world events while in a hypnotic state (Zachte kaft)

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    11,95
  • Maren R. Niehoff boeken
    39,95
  • Ray Monk boeken
    Ray Monk - Ludwig Wittgenstein

    Wittgenstein possessed one of the most acute philosophical minds of the 20th century. In this incisive portrait, Monk offers a unique insight into the life and work of a modern genius who radically redirected philosophical thought in our time (Zachte kaft)

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    26,95
  • Ben Rogers boeken
    Ben Rogers - A.J. Ayer

    The first authorized biography of the great twentieth-century philosopher unravels the enigma surrounding this complicated man whose book Language, Truth and Logic rocked the world of philosophy. Reprint. (Zachte kaft)

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    19,95
  • Julia Kristeva boeken
    Julia Kristeva - Hannah Arendt

    Interlacing the life and work of this seminal 20th century philosopher, Kristeva provides an elegant, sophisticated biography replete with historical and philosophical insight. 4 illustrations (Zachte kaft)

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    29,95