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Essence of the Dhammapada: The Buddha's Call to Nirvana

by Eknath Easwaran

Eknath Easwaran, translator of the best-selling edition of the Dhammapada, sees this powerful scripture as a perfect map for the spiritual journey. Said to be the text closest to the Buddha’s actual words,...


Heidegger and a Hippo Walk Through Those Pearly Gates: Using Philosophy (and Jokes!) to Explore Life, Death, the Afterlife, and Everything in Between

by Thomas Cathcart

Q. Why are there almost as many jokes about death as there are about sex?

A. Because they both scare the pants off us.

Thomas Cathcart and Daniel Klein first made a name for themselves with the outrageously...


A Pluralistic Universe: Hibbert Lectures at Manchester College on the Present Situation in Philosophy

by William James

Craving an intellectually stimulating read? Dive into A Pluralistic Universe by William James, an influential thinker and psychologist who also happened to be the brother of acclaimed novelist Henry James. This...


Human Identity at the Intersection of Science, Technology and Religion

by Nancey Murphy & Christopher C. Knight

Ideas of human nature in the West have always been shaped by the interplay of philosophy, theology, science, and technology. The fast pace of developments in the latter two spheres (neuroscience, genetics, artificial...


Levinas Unhinged

by Tom Sparrow

Levinas Unhinged presents philosopher Emmanuel Levinas as a metaphysician racked by the sensuous, and often terrifying, materiality of existence.


Twilight and Philosophy: Vampires, Vegetarians, and the Pursuit of Immortality

by William Irwin, Rebecca Housel & J. Jeremy Wisnewski

The first look at the philosophy behind Stephenie Meyer's bestselling Twilight series

Bella and Edward, and their family and friends, have faced countless dangers and philosophical dilemmas in Stephenie Meyer's...


The Self Beyond Itself: An Alternative History of Ethics, the New Brain Sciences, and the Myth of Free Will

by Heidi M. Ravven

Few concepts are more unshakable in our culture than "free will," the idea that individuals are fundamentally in control of the decisions they make, good or bad. And yet the latest research about how the brain...


Meditations

by Marcus Aurelius & Maxwell Staniforth

Throughout history, some books have changed the world. They have transformed the way we see ourselves—and each other. They have inspired debate, dissent, war and revolution. They have enlightened, outraged,...


The Joyous Cosmology: Adventures in the Chemistry of Consciousness

by Alan W. Watts

The Joyous Cosmology is both a riveting memoir of Watts's personal experiments and a profound meditation on the nature of existence and the existence of the sacred.


Essays on Life, Art and Science

by Samuel Butler

Recognized as a top-notch scholar with widely ranging interests and an encyclopedic knowledge of an array of academic disciplines, Samuel Butler contributed meaningfully to late nineteenth-century research in...


Ideas And Opinions

by Albert Einstein

A new edition of the most definitive collection of Albert Einstein's popular writings, gathered under the supervision of Einstein himself. The selections range from his earliest days as a theoretical physicist...


Atheism For Dummies

by Dale MCGOWAN

The easy way to understand atheism and secular philosophy

For people seeking a non-religious philosophy of life, as well as believers with atheist friends, Atheism For Dummies offers an intelligent exploration...


The Analects of Confucius: A Philosophical Translation

by Roger T. Ames

"To quietly persevere in storing up what is learned, to continue studying without respite, to instruct others without growing weary--is this not me?"

--Confucius

Confucius is recognized as China's first and greatest...


Jataka Tales

by Ellen C Babbitt

The Jatakas, or birth-stories, form one of Buddhism's sacred books. They relate the adventures of the Buddha in his former existences. Carved railings around the relic shrines of Sanchi in Madhya Pradesh and...


For Common Things: Irony, Trust, and Commitment in America Today

by Jedediah Purdy

Jedediah Purdy calls For Common Things his "letter of love for the world's possibilities." Indeed, these pages--which have already garnered a flurry of attention among readers and in the media--constitute a...


Advaita Made Easy

by Dennis Waite

Who are you? What happens when you die? Is there a God? Is the universe created? Advaita is a teaching with a tradition of thousands of years which provides totally reasonable answers to all such questions....


Dead Man Working

by Carl Cederstrom & Peter Fleming

Capitalism has become strange. Ironically, while the ‘age of work’ seems to have come to an end, working has assumed a total presence – a ‘worker’s society’ in the worst sense of the term – where...


The Art of Living

by Epictetus & Sharon Lebell

Epictetus was born into slavery about 55 ce in the eastern outreaches of the Roman Empire. Once freed, he established an influential school of Stoic philosophy, stressing that human beings cannot control life,...


Dr Mahathir's Selected Letters to World Leader: With introduction and commentaries by Abdullah Ahmah

by Mahathir Mohamad

Dr Mahathir Mohamad governed Malaysia for 22 years (1981-2003), during which he wrote and received many letters from world leaders. The seventy-one letters presented in this volume-by Dr Mahathir, Tony Blair,...


The Tao of Sobriety

by Jay S. Efran, David Gregson & G. Alan Marlatt

The Tao of Sobriety shows how to apply eastern philosophy to enhance recovery from addiction to alcohol and other drugs. With a few simple mental exercises, readers can learn how to quiet "The Committee," those...