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Philosophy

Man's Search for Meaning: The Classic Tribute to Hope from the Holocaust

Paperback, 06/05/2004, €11.35
A prominent Viennese psychiatrist before the war, Viktor Frankl was uniquely able to observe the way that both he and others in Auschwitz coped with the experience. He noticed that it was the men who comforted others and who gave away their last piece of bread who survived the longest.

Dream of Enlightenment

Hardback, 30/08/2016, €28.40

The Consolations of Philosophy

Paperback, 01/03/2001, €15.60
Features six of the finest minds in the history of philosophy to work on the problems of everyday life. This title features Socrates, Epicurus, Seneca, Montaigne, Schopenhauer and Nietsche on some of the things that bother us all: lack of money, the pain of love, inadequacy, anxiety; the fear of failure and the pressure to conform.

At Home in the World: Stories and E

Paperback, 03/11/2016, €18.45
A collection of autobiographical and teaching stories from peace activist and Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh. It includes stories that span his life from his childhood and the traditions of rural Vietnam to his years as a teenage novice, as a young teacher and writer in war torn Vietnam, and of his travels around the world to teach mindfulness.

This Book Will Make You Think

Paperback, 07/07/2016, €9.95
This Book Will Make You Think: Philosophical Quotes and What They Mean explains as simply as possible the ideas behind the world's most highly regarded philosophers.

The Republic

Paperback, 31/05/2007, €12.75
Presented in the form of a dialogue between Socrates and three different interlocutors, this book is an enquiry into the notion of a perfect community and the ideal individual within it. It addresses the purpose of education and the role of both women and men as 'guardians' of the people.

The Meaning of Things: Applying Philosophy to Life

Paperback, 04/07/2002, €12.75
A refreshing distillation of insights into the human condition, by one of the best-known and most popular philosophers in the UK.

Philosophy in Minutes: 200 Key Concepts Explained in an Instant

Paperback, 30/01/2014, €14.20
The quickest way to learn about philosophy, from metaphysics to postmodernism.

The Tibetan Book of Living and Dying: A Spiritual Classic from One of the Foremost Interpreters of Tibetan Buddhism to the West

Paperback, 07/02/2008, €15.60
Explains the majestic vision of life and death that underlies the Tibetan tradition. This book includes not only an introduction to the practice of meditation but also advice on how to care for the dying with love and compassion, and how to bring them help of a spiritual kind.

The Art of War

Hardback, 06/11/2014, €14.20
Providing the leaders with essential advice on battlefield tactics, managing troops and terrain, and employing cunning and deception, this book has also become a touchstone for the Western struggle for survival and success, whether in battle, in business or in relationships.