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Products In Biography: philosophy & social sciences (Total Products 40, Showing: 1 -> 20)
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Great thinkers
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The Great Thinkers is a collection of some of the most important ideas of Eastern and Western culture - drawn from the works of those philosophers, po...
The secrets of my life
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THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLERIn this remarkable memoir - written with Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Buzz Bissinger during her pivotal first years of...

The hope circuit
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One of the most important psychologists alive today tells the story of the transformation of modern psychology through the lens of his own career and ...
Who will love me now?
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Sunday Times bestselling foster carer Maggie Hartley faces one of the toughest challenges of her career when she is forced to choose between two chil...

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Written during the Second World War, Zweig's typically passionate and readable biography of Michel de Montaigne, is also a heartfelt argument for the ...
Memories, dreams, reflections
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'I can understand myself only in the light of inner happenings. It is these that make up the singularity of my life, and with these my autobiography d...

Too young to be a mum
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When sixteen-year-old Jess arrives on foster carer Maggie Hartley's doorstep with her newborn son Jimmy, she has nowhere else to go.Arriving straight ...
Adam Smith
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'A superb book' Financial Times, Books of the YearAdam Smith is now widely regarded as 'the father of modern economics' and the most influential econo...

Spitalfields life
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I am going to write every single day and tell you about my life here in Spitalfields at the heart of London... Drawing comparisons with Pepys, Mayhew...
The history of philosophy
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'A cerebrally enjoyable survey, written with great clarity and touches of wit . . . The non-western section throws up some fascinating revelations'Sun...

What would Nietzsche do?
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What Would Nietzsche Do? uses the key ideas of more than 80 philosophical thinkers, past and present, to shine new light onto today's everyday proble...
Jean Gerson and the last Medieval Reformation
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In this biography of the noted French philosopher and theologian Jean Gerson, the first since 1929, Brian Patrick McGuire presents a compelling portra...

I remember nothing and other reflections
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'Memories, aphorisms and stern good advice from America's favourite naughty aunt' Independent on Sunday'This book is as grown-up as a dirty martini' S...
David Sedaris diaries
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In Theft by Finding, David Sedaris opened up his written diaries (and himself) to the world in an unprecedented way. Now, in this illustrated volume, ...

What it means to be human
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What is the role of fate in our lives? Why should we avoid repeating patterns? And how can we identify our purpose?In What It Means To Be Human, forme...
Growing pains
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'A remarkable, powerful, tender and insightful book that will change lives' Stephen Fry'A unique book . . . The stories [Shooter] tells are poignant a...

Walden or, life in the woods
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In this classic of American literature, Thoreau gives an account of his two years' experience of the 'simple life' in the woods, telling how he sought...
How to live, or, A life of Montaigne in one question and twenty attempts at an answer
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How to get on well with people, how to deal with violence, how to adjust to losing someone you love? How to live? This question obsessed Renaissance n...

The secrets of my life
Our Price: £18.99
THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER In this remarkable memoir - written with Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Buzz Bissinger during her pivotal first years o...
Martin Heidegger
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One of the century's greatest philosophers, without whom there would be no Sartre, no Foucault, no Frankfurt School, Martin Heidegger was also a man o...

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