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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
€23.99

Friendship

Paperback, 01/07/2014, €14.20
What is the nature of friendship, and what is its significance in our lives? The author tracks historical ideas of friendship, gathers a diversity of friendship stories from the annals of myth and literature, and provides unexpected insights into our friends, ourselves, and the role of friendships in an ethical life.

Good Book

Paperback, 10/03/2016, €18.45

Meditations

Paperback, 27/04/2006, €11.35
A series of reflections, strongly influenced by Epictetus, which represent a Stoic outlook on life. It offers a range of fascinating spiritual reflections and exercises developed as the leader struggled to understand himself and make sense of the universe.

A Little History of Philosophy

Paperback, 11/09/2012, €14.20
Philosophy begins with questions about the nature of reality and how we should live. This book introduces the great thinkers in Western philosophy and explores their most compelling ideas about the world and how best to live in it. It takes us on a chronological tour of the major ideas in the history of philosophy.

Algorithms to Live by

Paperback, 19/04/2016, €15.85
A fascinating exploration of how computer algorithms can be applied to our everyday lives

Four-Dimensional Human

Paperback, 05/05/2016, €12.75
€10.99
But what does it feel like to be four-dimensional? How do digital technologies influence the rhythms of our thoughts, the style and tilt of our consciousness? What new sensitivities and sensibilities are emerging with our exposure to the delights, sorrows and anxieties of a networked world? This is a portrait of life in a digital landscape.

Man Alone with Himself

Paperback, 07/08/2008, €7.10
Friedrich Nietzsche was one of the most revolutionary thinkers in Western philosophy. Here he sets out his subversive views in a series of aphorisms on subjects ranging from art to arrogance, boredom to passion, science to vanity, rejecting conventional notions of morality to celebrate the individual's 'will to power'.