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Philosophy

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

Paperback, 06/05/2004, €10.80
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.

Meditations

Paperback, 27/04/2006, €10.80
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.

INTRODUCING MORIARTY

Paperback, 30/06/2019, €12.00
Canadian theologian and academic Michael W. Higgins compiles the essential writings of Irish philosopher and mystic, John Moriarty.

At the Existentialist Cafe: Freedom, Being, and Apricot Cocktails

Paperback, 27/02/2017, €12.95
Paris, near the turn of 1932-3. Three young friends meet over apricot cocktails at the Bec-de-Gaz bar on the rue Montparnasse. They are Jean-Paul Sartre, Simone de Beauvoir and their friend Raymond Aron, who opens their eyes to a radical new way of thinking...

Beyond Good and Evil: Prelude to a Philosophy of the Future Friedrich Nietzsche

Paperback, 27/02/2003, €12.15
Rejects the tradition of Western thought with its notions of truth and God, good and evil. This work demonstrates that the Christian world is steeped in a false piety and infected with a 'slave morality'. It promotes a philosophy that celebrates the present and demands that the individual imposes their own 'will to power' upon the world.

The Republic

Paperback, 30/05/2007, €12.15
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 Prince

Paperback, 12/09/2013, €8.10
New translation of a classic from Italian literature. This edition contains a new translation of G.W.F. Hegel's 'Machiavelli's The Prince and Italy', notes and apparatus on Machiavelli's life and works, four pages of pictures and the first pages of The Prince in the original Italian.

School Of Life The Meaning Of Life

Hardback, 27/12/2018, €12.95
A thought-provoking and practical guide to one of the greatest questions we will ever face - what is the meaning of life?

Big Ideas: The Little Book of Philosophy

Paperback, 07/06/2018, €12.15

The Art of Travel

Paperback, 27/03/2014, €14.85
With the help of a selection of writers, artists and thinkers - including Flaubert, Edward Hopper, Wordsworth and Van Gogh, the author provides insights into everything from holiday romance to hotel mini-bars, airports to sight-seeing.