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The Web of Meaning

Jeremy Lent

A compelling foundation for a new story of interconnectedness, showing how, as our civilization unravels, another world is possible.

Natural

Alan Levinovitz

Why arguments based on what is 'natural', in food, medicine, and society at large, are appeals to a false idol – our oldest, most persistent…

Minor Feelings

Cathy Park Hong

A fearless work of creative non-fiction about racism in cultural pursuits by award-winning poet Cathy Park Hong

x+y

Eugenia Cheng

What if we could do the impossible and remove gender from the equation?

Together

Vivek H Murthy

Barack Obama's former Surgeon General explores the global loneliness epidemic – and how we can overcome it

This Life

Martin Hägglund

A serious and original philosopher tackles the meaning of life and returns with a majestic, liberating new answer

Lives of the Stoics

Ryan Holiday

From the bestselling authors of The Daily Stoic comes an inspiring guide to the lives of Stoicism's greatest practitioners

The French Art of Not Trying Too Hard

Ollivier Pourriol

The answer to overwork and burnout, the route to fulfilment and success: letting go

The Denial of Death

Ernest Becker

Ernest Becker tackles our relationship to mortality and searches for alternative ways to live

Tragedy, the Greeks and Us

Simon Critchley

A provocative and timely exploration into tragedy from the curator of The New York Times philosophy column

The Lies That Bind

Kwame Anthony Appiah

From the best-selling author of Cosmopolitanism comes this revealing exploration of how the collective identities that shape our polarized world are r…

Bodies

Susie Orbach

'A timely counterblast against our harsh new visual culture, obsessed with the perfection of the physical self.' – The Times

The Age of Empathy

Frans de Waal

Empathy is not just a human trait – we can see it across the animal kingdom as a key element of evolutionary success

The Art of Logic

Eugenia Cheng

A survival guide for our post-truth world using the timeless methods of logic, from a Royal Society Prize shortlisted mathematician

Marx, Capital and the Madness of Economic Reason

David Harvey

Marx's Capital explained by its greatest expositor in simple, understandable terms

Shapeshifters

Gavin Francis

Stories from the GP's waiting room, brought lyrically to life by the bestselling author of Adventures in Human Being

Chinese Horoscopes for Your Child

Theodora Lau

Chinese astrology can help anyone become a better parent by understanding the strengths and weaknesses of their child's lunar sign. Discover your…

Women & Power

Mary Beard

A year on from the allegations against Harvey Weinstein and the beginnings of #metoo movement Mary Beard revisits the gender agenda with new material…

How To Think

Alan Jacobs

The world is telling you what to think. Here's how to resist.

Feminism

Deborah Cameron

A short, authoritative and lively introduction to feminism

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