Login Shopping Cart My Account TrackOrder
 
  Main Books Music DVDs Forum Spotlight Help
  Top 10s Our Picks New Arrivals Great Deals Short Quantities Notable Books
Home > Books > Top 10s > Philosophy
Search   
Advanced Search
My Emma
and save 10% on your next order.
Special Offers, New Products and Forum Updates
Visit us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter See our Pictures on PInterest
ShoppingCart
 Shopping Cart
0 item(s) in your cart
 
Subtotal : $0.00
HACKER SAFE certified sites prevent over 99.9% of hacker crime.
Books Category
Antiques
Arts - Performing
Arts - Visual
Audiobooks
Autobiography/ Biography
Business/Computer
Calendars/Notecards/ Gifts
Children's
Classical/ Medieval/ Renaissance Studies
Cooking/Food/Wine
Crafts
Cultural Studies
Erotica/Sexuality
Fiction
Games/Sports
General Non-Fiction
Health/Medicine
History
Home/Garden
Large Print
Literature
Nature
Nautical
New Age
Non-book
Parenting & Childcare
Philosophy
Reference
Regional Studies
Science
Seasonal
Social/ Behavioral/ Political Sciences
Spirituality/Religion
Transportation
Travel
Daedalus Books
Warehouse Outlet
Daedalus Warehouse outlet
Catalog Handy?
  Easy Order Form
  Shop Current Catalog
  Request Catalog
Need the Perfect Gift?

Gift Cards
Reading Group Picks

Reading Group Picks

Movie Group Picks
Clearance Sale!
  Book Clearance
  Music Clearance
  DVD Clearance
Top 10s
Philosophy
#1
I Used to Know That: Philosophy: Stuff You Forgot From School
Lesley Levene.
Publisher: Reader's Digest.   Format: laminated cover.
ISBN: 9781606523230.  Daedalus Item Code: 40651
 
"All are lunatics, but he who can analyze his delusions is called a philosopher," quipped Ambrose Bierce, and in this primer on great thinkers and great thoughts, classicist Lesley Levene reveals ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $14.95 Sale Price: $3.98 You Save: $10.97
#2
Big Ideas in Brief: 200 World-Changing Concepts Explained in an Instant
Ian Crofton.
Publisher: Quercus.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780857386182.  Daedalus Item Code: 41235
 
Whether you need a refresher or a crash course, the author of Science Without the Boring Bits and The Kings and Queens of England serves up these 200 key concepts of science, ... (Read More)
 
List Price: Import Sale Price: $4.98
#3
The Great Philosophers: The Lives and Ideas of History's Greatest Thinkers
Stephen Law.
Publisher: Quercus.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781780877471.  Daedalus Item Code: 42358
 
Since our earliest societies, humankind has struggled to understand our place in the universe, and the nature of existence. We rely on our wisest and most perceptive thinkers to help answer those ... (Read More)
 
List Price: Import Sale Price: $6.98
#4
The Story of Philosophy: A History of Western Thought
James Garvey & Jeremy Stangroom.
Publisher: Quercus.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781780877532.  Daedalus Item Code: 42375
 
It is a story with plot twists, accidental discoveries, and disastrous love affairs, and its characters are monks, madmen, and vagabonds. A novel by Charles Dickens or Victor Hugo? No—the story of ... (Read More)
 
List Price: Import Sale Price: $6.98
#5
Heidegger: A (Very) Critical Introduction
S.J. McGrath.
Publisher: Eerdmans.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780802860071.  Daedalus Item Code: 32206
 
Martin Heidegger (1889–1976) is one of the greatest conundrums in the philosophical world, alternately inspiring and mind-bogglingly frustrating. In this critical introduction S.J. McGrath offers a ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $20.00 Sale Price: $4.98 You Save: $15.02
#6
Socrates: Greek Philosopher
Richard Bowen. Iassen Ghiuselev, illus.
Publisher: Mason Crest.   Format: laminated cover.
ISBN: 9781590841501.  Daedalus Item Code: 31001
 
The teacher of Plato and the founder of much of Western philosophy, Socrates is depicted here as a man who questioned everything that was assumed, proclaiming that he knew nothing even as he made ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $19.95 Sale Price: $3.98 You Save: $15.97
#7
Heidegger and a Hippo Walk Through Those Pearly Gates: Using Philosophy (and Jokes!) to Explore Life, Death, the Afterlife, and Everything in Between
Thomas Cathcart & Daniel Klein.
Publisher: Viking.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780670020836.  Daedalus Item Code: 31100
 
Q.: Why are there almost as many jokes about death as there are about sex? A.: Because they both scare the pants off us. First making a name for themselves with the outrageously funny Plato and a ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $19.95 Sale Price: $4.98 You Save: $14.97
#8
Political Descartes: Reason, Ideology, and the Bourgeois Project
Antonio Negri.
Publisher: Verso.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781844675821.  Daedalus Item Code: 40700
 
Renowned as the Father of Modern Philosophy, René Descartes was also an important political thinker, posits Italian philosopher Antonio Negri. First published in 1970 and reflecting tensions in ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $12.95 Sale Price: $3.98 You Save: $8.97
#9
The Wisdom Books: Job, Proverbs, and Ecclesiastes
Robert Alter.
Publisher: Norton.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780393068122.  Daedalus Item Code: 23900
 
A recipient of the Robert Kirsch Award for Lifetime Achievement from the Los Angeles Times, Hebrew and American literature professor Robert Alter's ongoing translation of the Hebrew Bible won ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $35.00 Sale Price: $6.98 You Save: $28.02
#10
Practical Wisdom: The Right Way to Do the Right Thing
Barry Schwartz & Kenneth Sharpe.
Publisher: Riverhead.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781594487835.  Daedalus Item Code: 40724
 
More than two millennia ago, Aristotle suggested a merging of our individual experiences with our empathy and intellect. But in the 21st century, the legal system and the medical profession are mired ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $26.95 Sale Price: $4.98 You Save: $21.97
HACKER SAFE certified sites prevent over 99.9% of hacker crime.
Books
Top 10s
Our Picks
New Arrivals
Great Deals
Short Quantities
Notable Books
Clearance
Reading Group Picks
Music
Top 10s
Our Picks
New Arrivals
Great Deals
Short Quantities
Notable Music
Clearance
DVDs
Top 10s
Our Picks
New Arrivals
Great Deals
Short Quantities
Notable DVDs
Clearance
Movie Group Picks
Customer Service
How to Order
FAQ
Contact Us
Feedback
About Us
Privacy Policy
My Account
Register
Forgot Password?
Change Your Info
Order History
Web Site Preference
Easy Order Form
Catalogs
Gift Cards
Track Order
 
Employment
Order online or call 1-800-395-2665 (U.S.) or 1-410-309-2705 (Outside U.S. & Canada)
This site features merchandise from our catalogs and store, in addition to items available only online. Availability may vary.
©2013 Daedalus Books, Inc. | Contact customer service at custserv@daedalusbooks.com
3