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PRACTICAL REASONING
Audi, Robert
ISBN: 0415070465
Routledge London 1991 Reprint
 Stiff Wrap Softcover 214pp., a stand alone volume in the series: "The Problems of Philosophy: Their Past and Present". Side-stapled, book is clean and square, minute edge curl to foredge corners only. Card wrapper likewise, plus a few minor blind indentations. 'Practical Reasoning' will interest readers concerned with ethics and the philosophy of mind, as well as those interested in the nature of human action. Contents include: Part 1, Historical Background: Practical reasoning in Aristotle, Hume and Kant. Part 2: Practical Reasoning, Intentional action and Rationality. Book weight approx. 300g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.   Very Good
Price: 14.95 (AUD)
Book Number: 000458  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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LOGIC BY WAY OF SET THEORY
Ehlers, Henry
Holt, Rinehart and Winston New York 1968 1st Impression
 Softcover xi, + 386pp., b/w intext line drawings. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Laminated, printed card wrapper mildly splayed and edgeworn. Contents, in 'parts', include: Preface, Introduction, Part 1. Sets [Classes, terms]. 2. Propositions. 3. Inferences. Index. Book weight approx. 560g.  Good+
Price: 17.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 001838  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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AUGUSTE COMTE and POSITIVISM
Mill, John Stuart
Ann Arbor Paperbacks [University of Michigan Press] U.S.A 1961 
 Card Softcover 200pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Flecks on top of text-block, otherwise leaves clean. Printed card wrapper very mildly edgeworn, trivial scuff on rear. "A critical appreciation of the writings of Auguste Comte-The man who made the creation of sociology possible, the nineteenth-century French founder of Positivism-by his staunchest advocate and severest critic, John Stuart Mill." Book weight approx. 210gms. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.   Very Good +
Price: 11.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 001936  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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BEYOND BETRAYAL: Marxism-The Cutting Edge, Volume 1
Blunden, Andy
ISBN: 0646063677
Intervention Press Collingwood, Victoria, Australia 1991 
 Softcover v, + 263pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. ISBN sticker affixed to colophon page, otherwise leaves clean. Printed card wrapper nominally edgeworn only. "The object of this book is to offer the reader an introduction to the whole range of Marxist theory. It is addressed to the serious student who is prepared to work quite hard in coming to grips with new concepts . . . " The first of three volumes, this volume includes: Prelims., Intro., Part 1/ Classical Marxism. 2/ Modern Marxism. 3. Marxism of today/Post World War 11. Appendices. Index. Book weight approx. 430g.   Very Good
Price: 13.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 002743  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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SOPHIA INTERNATIONAL: Vol. 38 No.1 March-April 1999
[Editor]: Purushottama Bilimoria
Society for Philosophy of Religion [with assistance] Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1999 First Edition
 Softcover 175pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean, trivial bump on head or heel of spine, otherwise fine. Printed limp wrap near fine. A bi-annual 'journal for philosophical theology, cross-culture philosophy of religion and ethics'. Numerous articles, essays, and reviews, from contributors including: Tzachi Zamir, Joel Thomas Tierno, Peter Forrest, David Basinger, Pamela Sue Anderson, Matthew Jacoby, Gary Colwell, Brian Ellis, Thomas A. Carlson, Yarina Liston, Paul Rule, Reg Naulty, Rob Harle and others. Cummulative Index: Vol 36 [1] [2]. Vol. 37 [1] [2]. Book weight approx. 250g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.   Near Fine
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 002709  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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SOPHIA INTERNATIONAL Vol. 38 No. 2 September-October 1999
[Editor]: Purushottama Bilimoria
Society for Philosophy of Religion [with assistance] Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1999 First Edition
 Softcover 181pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Printed limp wrapper undamaged. A bi-annual 'journal for philosophical theology, cross-cultural philosophy of religion and ethics'. Numerous articles, essays, and reviews from contributors including: EEF Dekker, Patrick Hutchins, John Owens, Robyn Brothers, Damien Casey, Avi Sagi, Kevin Corcoran, Christopher Falzon, Stan van Hooft, and William J. Jackson. Book weight approx. 250g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.   Near Fine
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 002710  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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SOPHIA INTERNATIONAL Vol. 39 No.1 March-April 2000
[Editor]: Purushottama Bilimoria
Society for Philosophy of Religion [with assistance] Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 2000 First Edition
 Softcover 262pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm, slight reading crease there-on. Leaves clean. Printed limp wrapper very good+. A bi-annual 'journal for philosophical theology, cross-cultural philosophy of religion and ethics'. Numerous articles, essays, and reviews from contributors, including: Mary Harnett, Robert Pierson, Harold Tarrant, Peter Karol, Bibhuti S. Yadav, Andrew B. Irvine, Kenneth Surin, K.H.A. Esmail, Wallace A. Murphree, Stan van Hooft, Lance E. Nelson, Reg Naulty. Book weight approx. 360g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.   Very Good +
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 002711  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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SOPHIA INTERNATIONAL Vol. 39 No.2 October-November 2000
[Editor]: Purushottama Bilimoria
Society for Philosophy of Religion [with assistance] Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 2000 First Edition
 Softcover 167pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. printed card wrap undamaged. A bi-annual 'journal for philosophical theology, cross-cultural philosophy of religion and ethics'. Numerous articles, essays, and reviews, from contributors including: David A. White, J.J. MacIntosh, Kimlyn J. Bender, Andrei A. Buckaref, Sharon Kaye, Dr. Richard A. Hutch, Graham Oppy, Paul LeValley, John H. Bryant, Stan van Hooft. Book weight approx. 240g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.   Near Fine
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 002712  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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THE REAL DESIRE
Ferrell, Robyn
ISBN: 1920787011
Indra Publishing Briar Hill, Victoria, Australia 2004 First Edition
 Softcover 192pp. Book clean, square. Slightest reading crease on spine. Leaves clean. Printed card wrapper nominally edgeworn only. 'The Real Desire' is a collection of essays, written over the last ten years, by Robyn Ferrell, who is now Associate Professor of Philosophy at the University of Tasmania. This collection is for the general reader as well as the academic and student....." Essays of Discovery, Rites of Passage, Disillusionment, and Critical Analysis. Book weight approx. 350g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.   Very Good +
Price: 14.95 (AUD)
Book Number: 002948  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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CATECHISM OF HUMANISTIC ETHICS
Partenyi, Z.V.
Pelagius Melbourne, Victoria, Australia  
 Original Red Cloth HB & DJ No publication date [1965]. 61pp. Book clean. Spine firm, nominally cocked. Bright gilt titles. Bumped on head and heel of backstrip. Signed, dated [1983] on both free endpapers, by Australian author/educator: Ray Oliphant. Random foxing splotches throughout. Printed wrapper sunned, soiled and edgeworn. A catechism [series of questions and answers] on the subject of Ethics...Contents include: Preface, On Various Ethics, Human Situation, On Personality, Selfishness and Self-love, Faith and Doubt, On Conscience, Pleasures, Moral Power of Man, Various Problems of Ethics, Index. Pelagius, c. 355-c418 was a British theologian-Celtic monk, who promoted 'Pelagianism', a doctrine of essential goodness-opposed to the doctrine of the [Christian idea] of original sin. Book weight approx. 250g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.   Good+/Good
Price: 18.70 (AUD)
Book Number: 003695  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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THE EXPANSION OF AWARENESS
Osborn, Arthur W.
The Omega Press Reigate, Surrey, Great Britain 1955 First Edition
 Hardcover and Dustjacket 256pp. Book clean and square. Spine firm, lightly bumped on head and heel. Bright gilt title on backstrip. Original seller's sticker on ffep., tanned strip on same. Printed, loose-plastic protected dustjacket price-clipped, nipped and edgeworn, sunned on spine. "One man's search for meaning in living", with a Foreword by Raynor C. Johnson, the author ponders the meaning of life over 18 chapters, viz: Prelims., Problem Stated, Mind and Body, Paranormal, Survival of Personality, Problem of Non-Physical Bodies, Rhythm of Births and Deaths, Time-Space-External Universe, Influence of Mind on Physical Things, Mysticism and Allied States, Meaning of Living, Final Reflections, more. Index. Book weight approx. 410g.   Very Good/Good
Price: 13.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 003819  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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CONTEMPORARY THEORIES OF KNOWLEDGE
Pollock, John L.
ISBN: 0091729319
Hutchinson United Kingdom 1987 1st U.K.
 Softcover xii, + 208pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Printed card wrapper has minimal edgewear, light bump to head of spine, and the hint of a corner crease to rear panel. "Designed as a text for advanced philosophy sudents, 'Contemporary Theories of Knowledge' introduces the reader to the fundamental issues and approaches in the field of epistemology. The author, one of the foremost contributors to this field, provides a critical survey and assessment of all the major competing theories of knowledge, clarifies the distinguishing features of each theory, and analyzes the arguments supporting or refuting them . . . " Contents include: Preface and Acks., chapters 1-5, Appendix, Biblio., Index. Book weight approx. 410g.   Very Good +
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 005829  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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AN INTRODUCTORY GUIDE TO POST-STRUCTURALISM AND POSTMODERNISM
Sarup, Madan
ISBN: 0745013600
Harvester-Wheatsheaf U.K. 1993 Second Edition (Revised and Ex
 Softcover ix, + 206pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Previous owner's name and a date to half-title page, otherwise leaves clean. Art-illustrated ('Factual Nonsense', 1991, David Taborn) card wrapper has minimal edgewear, several light indentations, small corner crease. "In tracing the impact of post-structuralist thought not only on literary criticism but on such disciplines as philosophy, politics, psychoanalysis, the social sciences and art, this textbook will be essential reading for those who want a clear and incisive introduction to the theories which continue to have such a widespread influence." Book weight approx. 300g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Very Good +
Price: 17.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 005867  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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TAI CHI: The Supreme Ultimate
Galante, Lawrence (Edited by Betsy Selman)
ISBN: 0877284970
Samuel Weiser, Inc. U.S.A. 1990 8th Printing
 Softcover 208pp., plentiful b/white halftone instructional illustrations. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean, small nick to head of half-title page. Illustrated card wrapper has minimal edgewear, light bump to foredge. Foreword by Master T.T. Liang. Numerous contents include: Tai Chi, Origin and History, Classics, Philosophy, Spirituality, Tai Chi Chuan and other Eastern Systems, Tai Chi Chuan and Western Psychology, Tai Chi Chuan and Occult Systems, Tai Chi Chuan and Health, Tai Chi Chuan and Self-Defense, The Dynamics of Tai Chi Chuan, The Solo Form, The Tai Chi Form I & II, In Conclusion, Biblio. Book weight approx. 440g.  Very Good +
Price: 18.70 (AUD)
Book Number: 006066  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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CHAN MI GONG: Chinese Meditation for Health
Wen, Liu Han
ISBN: 9838991090
Eastern Dragon Books Malaysia 1995 
 Softcover 73pp., b/w, demonstrative art illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper nominally edgeworn only. A step-by-step manual, which includes illustrations and instructions for learning the simple but powerful, popular method of Qigong; Chan Mi Gong, which can develop internal qi, regulate body metabolism, promote health, and develop latent abilities . . . Includes a brief historical background of the development of Chan Mi Gong, from a combination of the Chan (Zen) and Mi (Tantric) sects of Buddhism. Book weight approx. 130g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Very Good +
Price: 26.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 006094  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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THE TREE OF LIFE : From Nemi to Global Warning
Talbot, Jennifer
ISBN: 9781921206498
Sid Harta Publishers Hartwell, VIC, Australia 2006 First Edition
 Softcover 311pp., including 8 pages of colour-art illustrations, plus b/white illustrations throughout, by Jennifer Talbot. Book clean, square. Handwritten name ('Jenny Talbot') and date ('9-12-07') to title page, private library stamp to same, else leaves clean. Art-illustrated (Talbot) card wrapper undamaged. "Mythology, environmental destruction, journeys in India, Europe and Australia, spirituality, especially the connection between the Great Goddess, the Tree of Life, and the Snake, C.G Jung, and art, interplay in this unique book by artist and conservationist Jennifer Talbot." Book weight approx. 505g.  Ex-Private Library Very Good +
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009998  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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THE MODERN CRISIS
Bookchin, Murray
ISBN: 0920057624
Black Rose Books Montreal, Quebec, Canada 1987 Second (Revised)
 Softcover 194pp. Book clean. Spine firm. A former owner's name, an original seller's stamp, and random flecks on front flysheet. Foxing flecks on text-block edges. Art-illustrated (J.W.Stewart) card wrapper mildly edgeworn and creased. In this book, Murray Bookchin, ecological issues spokesman for over twenty years, identifies social ecology as an alternative to society's head-on collision with disaster . . . Five chapters, Notes. Book weight approx. 270g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Good
Price: 17.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 006288  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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TANTRA OF THE GREAT LIBERATION
Avalon, Arthur
ISBN: 0486201503
Dover Publications New York 1972 First Thus
 Softcover cxlvi, + 360pp. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Some biopredation on front and rear fly sheets, otherwise leaves clean. Art-illustrated card wrapper mildly edgeworn. This copy is an unabridged edition of a title first published in English in 1913, by Luzac and Co., London. With an extensive Introduction, it is essentially a series of conversations between the great god Shiva and his Shakti, or consort-energy. 14 chapters. 'Arthur Avalon', translator, commentor, and introducer, is the pseudonym of eminent jurist and Tagore Professor at the University of Calcutta, Sir John Woodroffe (1865-1936). Book weight approx. 530g.   Good+
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 006713  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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EINSTEIN AND THE POET : In Search of the Cosmic Man
Hermanns, William
ISBN: 0828318735
Branden Press MA, U.S.A. 1983 First Thus
 Softcover iv, + 151pp., b/white halftone illustrations. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean and unmarked. Subject-illustrated card wrapper minimally edgeworn, soft corner crease, moderate sunning to back panel and spine. German professor, lecturer and researcher William Hermanns recounts four 'conversations' he shared with Albert Einstein, partaken over the period 1930-1954 . . . Contents include: Dedication, Acks., The First Conversation, ditto Second, Third and Fourth, Postlude, Epilogue. Book weight approx. 250g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Very Good
Price: 17.60 (AUD)
Book Number: 007419  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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DERRIDA ON THE THRESHOLD OF SENSE
Llewelyn, John
ISBN: 0333387503
Macmillan Great Britain 1989 Reprint
 Softcover xiii, + 137pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Previous owner's name and a date to top corner of half-title page, previous bookseller's stamp to bottom corner of same, otherwise leaves clean. Random small, faint foxing flecks to textblock edges. Printed card wrapper has soft reading creases to front and back panels, minor edgewear and scuffing. " . . . considers in turn Jacques Derrida's treatment of the theories of signification proposed by Hegel, Husserl, Heidegger, Saussure and Levi-Strauss, Austin and Searl. His anasemiological deconstruction of semiology is then examined in the light of Nietzsche's views on truth and in relation to some of the problems regarding meaning that have received the attention of Frege, Wittgenstein, Goodman and Quine. Among the topics discussed are metaphor, the middle voice, the imagination, necessity and chance, Freud on the uncanny, and the paradoxes of undecidability that seem to be generated by the classical logic of classification, traditional ways of opposing inside and outside, modern ways of opposing Analytic and so-called Continental philosophy, and ancient and modern ways of opposing philosophy and literature . . . " Includes Bibliography and Index. Book weight approx. 210g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Very Good
Price: 33.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008162  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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ETHICS
Pepper, Stephen C.
Appleton-Century-Crofts [Prentice-Hall International] New York 1960 First Edition
 Hardcover v, + 351pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm, silver title there-on. Leaves clean. Plain grey cloth boards very good. A stand-alone volume in the 'Century Philosophy Series', edited by Sterling P. Lamprecht. "This book represents an application of general value concepts to the particular problems of ethics. The focus of attention is solely directed upon the justifiable criteria for moral decision and action . . . " Contents include: Preface, 13 chapters, Index. Book weight approx. 550g.   Very Good
Price: 27.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 008411  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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CONFRONTATIONS WITH THE REAPER : A Philosophical Study of the Nature and Value of Death
Feldman, Fred
ISBN: 0195089286
Oxford University Press New York 1994 First Thus
 Softcover xiv, + 249pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Two short black felt pen marks to lower text-block edge (does not affect text pages), otherwise leaves clean and unmarked. Illustrated card wrapper negligibly scuffed only. "What is death? Do people survive death? What do we mean when we say that someone is 'dying'? Presenting a clear and engaging discussion of the classic philosophical question surrounding death, this book studies the great metaphysical and moral problems of death, concluding with a novel consequentialist theory about the morality of killing, applying it to such thorny practical issues as abortion, suicide, and euthanasia." Contents include: Preface, Introduction, 13 chapters, Epilogue, Notes, Bibliography, Index. Book weight approx. 315g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Very Good +
Price: 24.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 008455  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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DESCARTES’S GAMBIT
Markie, Peter J.
ISBN: 0801419069
Cornell University Press Ithaca, New York, U.S.A. 1986 First Edition, First Impressio
 Hardcover and Dustjacket 278pp. Book clean and square. Spine firm, printed title there-on. Mauve cloth boards undamaged. Text-block pristine. Printed, loose-plastic protected dustjacket edgeworn, creased, with closed tears along head, else minimal soiling on rear (text) panel. "This book analyzes the relationship between metaphysics and epistemology in the thought of Rene Descartes (1596-1650). In particular, Peter J. Markie seeks to show how Descartes derives his theory of the self . . . " Contents include: Prelims., Notes, Introduction, 7 chapters, Summary, Appendix, Index. Book weight approx. 560g.   Near Fine/Very Good
Price: 36.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009474  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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INTELLECTUALS
Johnson, Paul
ISBN: 1857997840
Phoenix/Orion Books London, United Kingdom 1996 Reprint
 Softcover x, + 384pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm, soft reading crease. Leaves clean. Illustrated (Oliver Buston) card wrapper negligibly surface scuffed only. "The author examines whether intellectuals are morally fit to give advice to humanity. How great is their respect for truth? What is their attitude to money? How do they treat their spouses and children - legitimate and illegitimate? How loyal are they to their friends? In essence, so their private practices match the standard of their public principles? Rousseau, Shelley, Marx, Ibsen, Tolstoy, Hemingway and many others are put under the spotlight . . . " Book weight approx. 490g.   Very Good +
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010379  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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101 EXPERIMENTS IN THE PHILOSOPHY OF EVERYDAY LIFE
Droit, Roger-Pol
ISBN: 0571212018
Faber and Faber London 2002 First English Edition, First I
 Hardcover and Dustjacket 204pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Plain blue boards undamaged. Leaves clean. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket negligibly surface-scuffed only. First published by Editions Odile Jacob, Paris, 2001. Translated by Stephen Romer. "In 101 short texts, written with limpid elegance, Droit invites us to reconsider our most ordinary actions as unexpected philosophical events . . . a course in philosophical fitness, conducted in the gymnasium of what passes for ordinary life." Book weight approx. 320g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Very Good +/Very Good +
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010392  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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I DON’T HAVE ENOUGH FAITH TO BE AN ATHEIST
Geisler, Norman L.Turek, Frank
ISBN: 1581345615
Crossway Books Wheaton, Illinois, U.S.A. 2005 Sixth Impression
 Softcover 447pp. Book clean. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper negligibly scuffed only. Foreword by David Limbaugh. "This book will serve as an indispensable evangelism tool, especially when dealing with non-believers with 'intellectual' obstacles to the faith . . . " Contents include: Foreword, Preface, Acks., Introduction, 15 chapters, Appendix 1-3, Notes, General Index, Scripture Index. Book weight approx. 540g.   Very Good +
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009514  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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The Philosophy of A. J. Ayer (Library of Living Philosophers, Vol. XXI)
Hahn (ed)
Open Court Publishing Company USA 1992 1st
 Papeback 696pp + nearly 1 kg on the thoughts & musings & reasoning of Ayers This, the 21st volume in the Library of Living Philosophers, is more than Sir Alfred Ayer's final word on the philosophical issues that preoccupied him for more than sixty years; the list of contributors is a roll-call of some of the greatest living figures in philosophy, each expertly addressing a key problem arising in Ayer's work. Most of the critical papers are answered directly and in detail by Sir Alfred-he completed his replies to 21 of the 24 papers before his death. These are many of the words you will become familiar with & indicate the content - account action analysis another answer argument ayer belief believe causal cause certain claim concept different does empirical even events evidence example experience fact first general given good however hume idea indeed kind knowledge language logic logical matter may meaning means might mind moral need objects own person philosophers philosophical philosophy physical position possible principle problem properties propositions question reason relation science scientific sense sentences should since something statements states theory think time true truth view whether word world bio - Sir Alfred Jules "Freddie" Ayer 29 October 1910, London 27 June 1989, London) was a British philosopher known for his promotion of logical positivism, particularly in his books Language, Truth, and Logic (1936) and The Problem of Knowledge (1956). Ayer was a Special Operations Executive and MI6 agent during the Second World War. He was the Grote Professor of the Philosophy of Mind and Logic at University College London from 1946 until 1959, when he became Wykeham Professor of Logic at the University of Oxford. He was president of the Aristotelian Society from 1951 to 1952. He was knighted in 1970.  Very Good/None issued
Price: 39.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009169  Bookseller: Little Lane Books
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A RIDDLE OF A CHANGING WORLD
Gibbs Philip
Angus & Robertson, London  1960 First Edition
 Hard Cover Book is in good condition, d/j has chip to top front.  Good/Fair, in Prote
Price: 29.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 002003  Bookseller: Little Lane Books
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THE NONVIOLENT REVOLUTION : A Comprehensive Guide to Ahimsa - the Philosophy of Dynamic Harmlessness
Altman, Nathaniel
ISBN: 1852300280
Element Books Dorset, England 1988 First Edition
 Softcover x, + 180pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper softly creased and surface indented, mildly edgeworn only. "This is the first book to bring the major aspects of Ahimsa - dynamic harmlessness - into focus for the Western reader. Nathaniel Altman provides a thorough grounding in a philosophy that has been practised by such notables as Thomas Merton, M.K. Gandhi, Bertrand Russell and Martin Luther King - to name but a few. But he goes further than this and shows how Ahimsa can be practically applied by each of us in our daily lives . . . " Book weight approx. 265g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Very Good
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010824  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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THE 50TH LAW
50 Cent and Robert Greene
ISBN: 9781846680687
Profile Books London 2009 First U.K. Edition, First Impr
 Hardcover (flexi) x, + 291pp. Book clean and square. Bright gilt titles over undamaged black, round-cornered flexi-boards. Textblock pristine, all edges gilt (aug.). No dustjacket (as issued). An unusual collaboration between an author and a rapper/author stemming from a chance meeting, a suggestion of a future project that lead to Greene spending much of 2007 in the company of the artist/businessman/reformed felon, 50 Cent. That project was this volume, the musings (or! maybe philosophy) of the rapper known as 50 Cent. Book weight approx. 530g.   Near Fine
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010930  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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