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Tao: The Watercourse Way

Alan Watts

The last work by Alan Watts, Tao is the culmination of a lifetime's study and thought

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

You Talkin' To Me?

Sam Leith

A witty, elegant enquiry into the art of persuasion, updated for the witless, inelegant Trump era

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

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.

Feminism

Deborah Cameron

A short, authoritative and lively introduction to feminism

What We Think About When We Think About Football

Simon Critchley

A philosopher's take on what makes the beautiful game

In Therapy

Susie Orbach

In this complete and updated edition of the groundbreaking In Therapy, world-renowned therapist Susie Orbach reveals what really goes on in therapy

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

Conservatism: Ideas in Profile

Roger Scruton

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

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

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

In Therapy

Susie Orbach

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

Social Theory: Ideas in Profile

William Outhwaite

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

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