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Women & Power

Mary Beard

Number One Sunday Times BestsellerThe gender agenda revisited by Britain's best-known classicist, Mary Beard

How To Think

Alan Jacobs

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

Marx, Capital and the Madness of Economic Reason

David Harvey

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

Conservatism: Ideas in Profile

Roger Scruton

The ideas and principles of conservatism explored and explained by the world's leading thinker on the subject

Our Posthuman Future

Francis Fukuyama

Is a baby whose personality has been chosen from a gene supermarket still a human? If we choose what we create what happens to morality? Is this the e…

The Great Disruption

Francis Fukuyama

This is a book about social values in an information age.

Theories of Everything: Ideas in Profile

Frank Close

An account of theories of everything in the past, present and future

Truth: Ideas in Profile

Simon Blackburn

One of the world's leading thinkers on truth explains what it is, the different ways of approaching and understanding it, and why it matters

The Ascension Mysteries

David Wilcock

In The Hidden Science of Lost Civilisations, David Wilcock unlocked the mysteries mankind have always struggled to answer: who are we, how did we get…

In Therapy

Susie Orbach

World-renowned therapist Susie Orbach reveals what really goes on in therapy – as heard on Radio 4

How the Zebra Got its Stripes

Léo Grasset

The Just So stories retold in the light of evolution by France's brightest young natural scientist

Communion

Whitley Strieber

This UFO classic and the basis for the cult film starring Christopher Walken, Communion is one of the most thought-provoking books of the twentieth-ce…

A Cabinet of Philosophical Curiosities

Roy Sorensen

An entertaining miscellany of logical curiosities – from anecdotes and proofs to puzzles and puns – found outside the classroom.

The Ways of the World

David Harvey

The essential anthology of writings by the world's leading Marxist thinker

Social Theory: Ideas in Profile

William Outhwaite

Social theory lets us understand the full complexity of the world we live – this book explains how

Shifting Sands

Raja Shehadeh

A fresh look at the Middle East today, tomorrow and in the past: fifteen writers, with an introduction by Raja Shehadeh, author of the Orwell Prize-wi…

Risk Wise

Polly Morland

A thoughtful and thought-provoking journey into the everyday world of risk, exploring what it means to be 'risk wise'.

Political Order and Political Decay

Francis Fukuyama

The most important book about the history and future of politics since The End of History

Politics: Ideas in Profile

David Runciman

An accessible introduction to politics from David Runciman, Professor of Politics at Cambridge University. The first title in the IDEAS IN PROFILE ser…

Seventeen Contradictions and the End of Capitalism

David Harvey

Following on from The Enigma of Capital, the world's leading Marxist thinker explores the hidden workings of capital and reveals the forces that w…

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