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The Beatles and Philosophy: Nothing You Can Think That Can't Be Thunk
Michael Baur & Steven Baur, eds.
Publisher: Open Court.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780812696066.  Daedalus Item Code: 61574
The Beatles rapidly evolved from writing innocent teenage love lyrics to posing profound and disturbing questions about society and reality. Their work and their influence distilled both the ... (Read More)
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A Brief Guide to Philosophical Classics: From Plato to Winnie the Pooh
James M. Russell.
Publisher: Robinson.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781849010016.  Daedalus Item Code: 61055
Big ideas sometimes come from the strangest places, notes philosopher James Russell, and in his concise introductions to 66 of the most thoughtful books ever written, he shows how the ideas within ... (Read More)
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Downton Abbey and Philosophy: Thinking in That Manor
Adam Barkman & Robert Arp, eds.
Publisher: Open Court.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780812699036.  Daedalus Item Code: 69021
We all know we love Downton Abbey—but why? How has this enactment of a vanished world of decorum and propriety become so enthralling for millions of viewers in the 21st century? In this ... (Read More)
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Fire and Light: How the Enlightenment Transformed Our World
James MacGregor Burns.
Publisher: Thomas Dunne.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781250024893.  Daedalus Item Code: 62894
The Pulitzer Prize– and National Book Award–winning author of Roosevelt: The Soldier of Freedom, among more than 20 other books, James MacGregor Burns here illuminates what he deems "the ... (Read More)
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Hitchcock and Philosophy: Dial M for Metaphysics
David Baggett & William A. Drumin, eds.
Publisher: Open Court.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780812696165.  Daedalus Item Code: 63314
The gushing shower in the Bates Motel suddenly becomes a shower of blood. The birds line up on a fence, waiting and watching. An airplane chases Cary Grant through a cornfield. These moments are as ... (Read More)
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The Immortalization Commission: Science and the Strange Quest to Cheat Death
John Gray.
Publisher: FSG.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780374533236.  Daedalus Item Code: 51522
Religion, for most of history, has provided an explanation for human life and a vision of what comes after it. But in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, such beliefs came under relentless ... (Read More)
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On Fear: Spiritual Perspectives
Rudolf Steiner. Taja Gut, ed. J. Collis, trans.
Publisher: Rudolf Steiner Press.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781855842632.  Daedalus Item Code: 60426
"We must eradicate root and branch any fear and dread in our soul concerning the future that is coming towards us," wrote Rudolf Steiner. "We must develop composure with regard to all the feelings ... (Read More)
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One and Many in Aristotle's Metaphysics: The Central Books
Edward C. Halper.
Publisher: Parmenides Publishing.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781930972056.  Daedalus Item Code: 62494
The problem of the one and the many is central to ancient Greek philosophy, yet surprisingly little attention has been paid to Aristotle's treatment of it in the Metaphysics. The Central Books of the ... (Read More)
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Plato at the Googleplex: Why Philosophy Won't Go Away
Rebecca Newberger Goldstein.
Publisher: Vintage.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780307456724.  Daedalus Item Code: 59110
Imagine that Plato came to life in the 21st century and embarked on a multicity speaking tour. How would he handle a cable news host who denies there can be morality without religion? How would he ... (Read More)
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Probability Is the Very Guide of Life: The Philosophical Use of Chance
Henry E. Kyburg Jr. & Mariam Thalos, eds.
Publisher: Open Court.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780812695137.  Daedalus Item Code: 63321
The theory of probability grew up first in gaming rooms, and then among insurance companies, but was eventually applied by philosophers to all kinds of ordinary choices. That application, however, ... (Read More)
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Starting with Rousseau
James Delaney.
Publisher: Continuum.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781847062796.  Daedalus Item Code: 62181
On the strength of his treatise The Social Contract, the novel Emile, and his frank Memoirs, Jean-Jacques Rousseau (1712–78) was acclaimed as one of the true giants of the ... (Read More)
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Systematicity: The Nature of Science
Paul Hoyningen-Huene.
Publisher: Oxford.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780199985050.  Daedalus Item Code: 60963
A philosopher of science and theoretical physicist, Paul Hoyningen-Huene here answers the question "What is science?" by proposing that scientific knowledge is primarily distinguished from other ... (Read More)
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