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  • 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
  • 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
  • Prophet for Our Times

    Looks at the life and work of Peter Deunov, who lived in Bulgaria from 1864 to 1944, and was a teacher of the Perennial Wisdom, the essential thread of truth running through all religions. With a foreword by Dr Wayne D. Dyer (Zachte kaft)

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    20,95
  • Paul Johnson boeken
    Paul Johnson - Socrates

    Illuminates key tenets in the influential philosopher's beliefs through the story of his life, tracing his middle-class existence against a vibrant backdrop of fifth century B.C. Athens while sharing intimate analyses of specific aspects of his personality. By… (Zachte kaft)

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    18,95
  • Jesse Norman boeken
    Jesse Norman - Edmund Burke

    Examines the life of the great Irish philosopher, statesman and political thinker, who supported abolition, free markets, Catholic equality in Ireland in the eighteenth century while warning of ideological extremism and the dangers of a corporate state (Zachte kaft)

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    18,95
  • Sarah Bakewell boeken
    Sarah Bakewell - How to Live

    Examines the essays of Michel de Montaigne that explored the search for the meaning of life, and profiles the philosopher using the questions he posed and the answers he explored (Zachte kaft)

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    18,95
  • 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
  • Peter Sloterdijk boeken
    Peter Sloterdijk - Philosophical Temperaments

    Sloterdijk delves into the work and times of Aristotle, Augustine, Bruno, Descartes, Foucault, Fichte, Hegel, Husserl, Kant, Kierkegaard, Leibniz, Marx, Nietzsche, Pascal, Plato, Sartre, Schelling, Schopenhauer, and Wittgenstein. He provocatively juxtaposes… (Zachte kaft)

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    21,95
  • Osho boeken
    Osho - Autobiography of a Spiritually Incorrect Mystic

    Drawn from the late provocative spiritualist's recorded talks, a portrait of his life and teachings covers his youth and education, his life as a professsor of philosophy, his years of travel during which he cited the importance of meditation, and the legacy… (Zachte kaft)

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    18,95
  • Majid Fakhry boeken
    Majid Fakhry - Averroes

    An in-depth portrait of the great Muslim philosopher introduces readers to the fascinating and controversial ideas that landed Averroes in hot water on more than one occasion. Original . (Zachte kaft)

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    31,95
  • Kenji Tokitsu boeken
    Kenji Tokitsu - Miyamoto Musashi

    Musashi, best known for The Book of Five Rings, is the most famous samurai of all time, and this biography critically examines his life and writings, separates fact and fiction, and gives a clear picture of the man behind the myth, as well as puts the… (Zachte kaft)

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    41,95
  • Gershom Scholem boeken
    Gershom Scholem - Walter Benjamin

    The great Jewish scholar shares his insights into philosopher Walter Benjamin, a childhood friend who committed suicide in 1940. Reprint. (Zachte kaft)

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    21,95
  • Chen Kaiguo boeken
    Chen Kaiguo - Opening the Dragon Gate

    A biography of contemporary Taoist wizard Wang Liping covers his fifteen-year apprenticeship and his interpretation of inner transformation and the mystical character of Ma (Zachte kaft)

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    20,95
  • 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
  • Michael Perry boeken
    Michael Perry - Montaigne in Barn Boots

    The New York Times best-selling author of The Jesus Cow reflects on the lessons he has gleaned from French Renaissance philosopher Michel de Montaigne, contrasting his own life to that of the intellectual and explaining how de Montaigne's views shaped his… (Harde kaft)

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    27,95
  • Peter Selg boeken
    36,95
  • Sarah Bakewell boeken
    19,95
  • Josef Pieper boeken
    Josef Pieper - Not Yet the Twilight

    "Volume 2 of Josef Pieper's three-part autobiography is here presented for the first time in English translation. The volume represents not just a simple continuation of a seamless story. The first volume dealt with Pieper's life from his birth in 1904 to the… (Harde kaft)

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    31,95
  • Josef Pieper boeken
    Josef Pieper - Not Yet the Twilight

    "Volume 2 of Josef Pieper's three-part autobiography is here presented for the first time in English translation. The volume represents not just a simple continuation of a seamless story. The first volume dealt with Pieper's life from his birth in 1904 to the… (Zachte kaft)

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    21,95
  • Erica Benner boeken
    Erica Benner - Be Like the Fox

    Dispels the notion that the famed author of The Prince was politically amoral and instead argues that he was a deeply ethical thinker who fought for the restoration of democratic freedoms in Florence, Italy (Harde kaft)

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    29,95
  • Joakim Garff boeken
    Joakim Garff - Kierkegaard's Muse

    Painting a portrait of a great literary muse, a first biography of literary inspiration and one-time fiancé of Danish philosopher Soren Kierkegaard, drawing on more than 100 previously unknown letters, tells the complete story of their mysterious relationship (Harde kaft)

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    34,95
  • Salomon Maimon boeken
    29,95
  • Amir Engel boeken
    41,95