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General  Philosophy  Books

                                   

Beginners  Might  Want  To  Start  Here

Sophie's World, A Novel About the History of Philosophy by Jostein Gaarder  "Sophie's World: A Novel About The History of Philosophy" [1994]
by Jostein Gaarder, Translated by Paulette Moller

Bestseller in Norway & the New York Times; story has three threads: teenage Sophie corre-sponds from a remote village with a professor who teaches her philosophy, the second is the philosophical teachings, and the third is a series of mysterious letters from her father about somebody named Hilde.
Kindle Edition from FS&G/Macmillan [2007 edition] for $7.99
Berkley Books mass pb [3/96] out of print/hundreds used
Farrar, Straus & Giroux 8¼x5¼ pb [3/2007] for $9.89
FS&G/Perfection Learning 8¼x5½ hardcover [2010] for $16.64

Masterpieces of World Philosophy book edited by Frank N. Magill  "Masterpieces of World Philosophy" [1990]
Edited by Frank N. Magill, Introduction by John Roth

700 pages of summaries and analyses of almost 100 essential philosophical works
HarperCollins 9x6 pb [1990] out of print/used
Collins Reference 9½x8 hardcover [8/91] for $31.27
Idiot's Guide to Philosophy book by Jay Stevenson  "The Complete Idiot's Guide To Philosophy, Third Edition"
[orig 1998] by Jay Stevenson, PhD

Kindle Edition from Alpha [2002 edition] for $15.99
Alpha 9x6½ pb [6/2005] for $11.14
Introducing Philosophy book by Dave Robinson & Judy Groves  "Introducing Philosophy" [2001]
by Dave Robinson & Judy Groves

8¼x5½ pb [12/2004] for $10.36
8x5½ pb [4/2001] out of print/many used
Philosophy Very Short Introduction book by Edward Craig  "Philosophy: A Very Short Introduction" [2002]
by Edward Craig

Oxford Univ Press mass pb [5/2002] for $9.56
50 Philosophy Ideas You Really Need to Know in Kindle format from Quercus  "50 Philosophy Ideas You Really Need to Know" [2007] by Ben Durpé
described by Amazon reviewer as superficial but thorough, and clearly written
Kindle Edition from Quercus [8/2007] for $4.76
Quercus 8x7 hardcover [8/2007] for $16.36
The Philosophy Book from Dorling Kindersley  "The Philosophy Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained" [2010]
Illustrations by James Grahame

DK Publng 9½x8¼ hardcover [10/2010] for $16.50
The philosophers are arranged in chronological order from 700 BCE {Thales of Miletus} to the present {Slavoj Zizek}; there is a directory with the names of the thinkers and comparable men in the same school of thought, and an index, and a really useful glossary.
Philosopher's Toolkit book by Julian Baggini & Peter S. Fosl  
"The Philosopher's Toolkit: A Compendium of Philosophical Concepts & Methods, Second Edition" [rev 2010] by Julian Baggini & Peter S. Fosl
Kindle Edition from Wiley-Blackwell [8/2011] for $12.07
Wiley-Blackwell 9x6 pb [4/2010] for $14.63
50 Philosophy Classics essays by Tom Butler-Bowdon  "50 Philosophy Classics: Thinking, Being, Acting, Seeing, Profound Insights and Powerful Thinking From 50 Key Books" [2013] by Tom Butler-Bowdon
Not a collection of 50 books, but rather of 50 essays on esteemed books & authors in the realm of Philosophy (in 288 pages).
Kindle Edition from Nicholas Brealey Publng [2/2013] for $9.99
Nicholas Brealey Publng 9¼x6¼ pb [4/2013] for $12.50
                                   

'Books to Ponder'  Pages
classic & modern books by Gould, Rotman, Bergson, Wolfram, Frankl,
Schumacher, Popper, Douglas Hofstadter, Heinlein, Hesse, and others

top of page 1Books to Ponder - 2006 to presentPhysics & The UniverseT.E.D. Talks
Classics & Bestsellers - Ancient Rome to 2005
page 2: Science, Religion & EvolutionBusiness Management Books Page

                                   

'Philosophy In A Nutshell' Page
Icon/Totem "Introduction To Philosophy" Series
Dee/Strathern "Philosophy In 90 Minutes" Series
Anchor/Doubleday "The Big Idea" Series
Basic Books "Science Masters" Series
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Thinking  &  Intelligence  Pages

'Economics or Else!'  Pages

Capitalism  Page

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Political  Science  Pages

                                   

Project Gutenberg Ebook of Modern Essays free online etext  "Modern Essays" [orig 1921] Selected by Christopher Morley [1890-1957]
Kindle Edition from Amazon Digital Services [2008] for $1.99 {sic}
Cornell Univ Library 7¼x4¾ pb [7/2009] for $26.99
Nabu Press 9¾x7½ pb [9/2010] for $24.89
free online etext [12/2011] at Project Gutenberg
contributors include Harry Morgan Ayres, Max Beerbohm, David W. Bone, Rupert Brooke, Heywood Broun, Thomas Burke, James Branch Cabell, Joseph Conrad, Harry Esty Dounce, O.W. Firkins, Philip Guedalla, Louise Imogen Guiney, A.P. Herbert, Robert Cortes Holliday, Joyce Kilmer, Stephen Leacock, John Macy, Don Marquis, William McFee, A.A. Milne, William Osler, Bertrand Russell {"A Free Man's Worship"}, George Saintsbury, George Santayana {"The Elements of Poetry"}, Stuart P. Sherman, Logan Pearsall Smith, Marian Storm, Simeon Strunsky, H.M. Tomlinson, Robert Palfrey Utter, Stewart Edward White, and William Allen White

                                   

The Great Conversation: A Historical Introduction to Philosophy book by Norman Melchert  "The Great Conversation: A Historical Introduction To Philosophy"
popular textbook [orig 1990?, Seventh Edition 2014] by Norman Melchert

Oxford Univ Press 7th Edition 9¼x8 hardcover [1/2014] for $85.48
Oxford Univ Press 6th Edition 9¼x7½ hardcover [9/2010] for $77.42
Volume I: Pre-Socratics Thru Descartes
Oxford Univ Press 7th Edition 9x7½ pb [1/2014] for $66.45
Volume II: Descartes Thru Derrida and Quine
Oxford Univ Press 7th Edition pb [1/2014] for $66.45
author entry at Wikipediapublisher's bookpage (for 6th Edition)
The paperback edition is in two volumes for the convenience of course design; the new hardcover contains 26 chapters, the 2014 paperbacks are 13 each. Chapter titles/topics: 1. Before Philosophy: Myth; 2. Philosophy Before Socrates; 3. The Sophists; 4. Socrates: To Know Oneself; 5. The Trial & Death of Socrates; 6. Plato: Knowing The Real & The Good; 7. Aristotle: The Reality of The World; 8. Epicureans, Stoics & Skeptics; 9. The Christians; 10. Augustine; 11. Anselm & Aquinas; 12. Moving From Medieval To Modern; 13. René Descartes; 14. Hobbes, Locke & Berkeley; 15. David Hume; 16. Immanuel Kant; 17. Hegel: Taking History Seriously; 18. Kierkegaard & Marx; 19. The Utilitarians; 20. Friedrich Nietzsche; 21. The Pragmatists; 22. Ludwig Wittgenstein; 23. Martin Heidegger: The Meaning of Being; 24. Simone de Beauvoir; 25. Postmodernism and Physical Realism: Derrida, Quine & Dennett; and 26: not sure

                                   

Enlightenment trilogy by Jonathan Israel  "Radical Enlightenment: Philosophy and The Making of Modernity, 1650-1750" [2001] by Jonathan I. Israel
Oxford Univ Press 9x6 pb [9/2002] for $41.63
Oxford Univ Press 9¼x6¼ hardcover [3/2001] out of print/used
"Enlightenment Contested: Philosophy, Modernity, and The Emancipation of Man, 1670-1752" [2006] by Jonathan I. Israel
Oxford Univ Press 9¼x6 pb [1/2009] for $35.35
Oxford Univ Press 9¼x6½ hardcover [11/2006] for $62.99
Democratic Enlightenment book by Jonathan Israel  
"Democratic Enlightenment: Philosophy, Revolution, and Human Rights, 1750-1790" [2011] by Jonathan I. Israel
Oxford Univ Press 9¼x6½ hardcover [9/2011] for $38.38
Revolution of the Mind book by Jonathan Israel  "A Revolution of The Mind: Radical Enlightenment and The Intel-lectual Origins of Modern Democracy" [2009] by Jonathan Israel
a summary of the Enlightenment trilogy above
Kindle Edition from Princeton Univ Press [10/2009] for $14.82
Princeton Univ Press 8½x5½ hardcover [10/2009] for $25.26
author's faculty homepage
                                   

Philosophic Classics series from Prentice Hall  "Philosophic Classics: From Plato To Derrida" [1961; rev 2002]
by Forrest E. Baird & Walter Kaufmann

Prentice Hall 6th edition pb [1/2010] for $103.33
Prentice Hall 5th edition 9x7 pb [4/2007] for $69.82
Prentice Hall 4th edition pb [7/2002] out of print/used

"Volume I: Ancient Philosophy" by F.E.B. & W.K.
Prentice Hall 6th edition pb [1/2010] for $77.00
Prentice Hall 5th edition 9x7 pb [4/2007] for $56.70
Prentice Hall 4th edition 9¼x7 pb [6/2002] out of print/many used
"Volume II: Medieval Philosophy" by F.E.B. & W.K.
Prentice Hall 6th edition pb [6/2010] for $77.00
Prentice Hall 5th edition 9x7 pb [4/2007] for $72.00
Prentice Hall 4th edition 9½x7 pb [6/2002] out of print/many used
Volume III: Modern Philosophy" by F.E.B. & W.K.
Prentice Hall 6th edition pb [3/2010] for $77.00
Prentice Hall 5th edition 9x7 pb [4/2007] for $45.62
Prentice Hall 4th edition 9½x7 pb [6/2002] out of print/many used
"Volume IV: Nineteenth-Century Philosophy" by F.E.B. & W.K.
Prentice Hall 3rd edition 9½x7 pb [6/2002] for $67.60
"Volume V: Twentieth-Century Philosophy" by F.E.B. & W.K.
Prentice Hall 3rd edition 9x6¾ pb [8/2002] for $72.00
"Volume VI: Asian Philosophy" by F.E.B. & Raeburne S. Heimbeck
Prentice Hall 9x7 pb [3/2005] for $73.33

                                   

General  Books  of  Philosophy
{ in chronological order }

Story of Philosophy by Will & Ariel Durant  "The Story of Philosophy: The Lives & Opinions of The Greater Philosophers" [1926 bestseller] by Will & Ariel Durant
Kindle Edition from Simon & Schuster Digital [7/2012] for $8.00
Pocket mass pb [2/91] for $8.72
Touchstone 8¼x5¼ pb [rev 10/89] for $10.88
Simon & Schuster 9x6½ hardcover [2009] out of print/used
Blackstone UNABR audio CD [10/2010] 19½ hours for $30.36
Blackstone Audio UNABR [1/92] 16 tapes - out of prodn/used
Introduction to Philosophy book by William Angus Sinclair  
"An Introduction To Philosophy" [1944] by William Angus Sinclair
Oxford Univ Press pb [1964] out of print/scarce
Oxford Univ Press mass pb [1962] out of print/scarce
Oxford Univ Press hardcover [1947] out of print/scarce
Oxford Univ Press 6½x4 hardcover [1944] out of print/used
Philosophy Made Simple by Richard Popkin & Avrum Stroll  "Philosophy Made Simple" [1958]
by Richard H. Popkin PhD & Avrum Stroll

Doubleday Made Simple 10¼x7¾ pb [rev 8/93] for $9.20
History of Skepticism by Richard Popkin  "A History of Skepticism" [1960] by Richard H. Popkin
".. From Savanarola To Bayle" [third edition]

Oxford Univ Press 9¼x6¼ pb [3/2003] for $24.95
Oxford Univ Press 9x6 hardcover [3/2003] for $74.00
".. From Erasmus To Spinoza" [1960; rev 1979]
Univ CA Press 8¼x5½ pb [11/79] for $24.95
About Philosophy by Robert Paul Wolff  "About Philosophy" [1975 classic] by Robert Paul Wolff
Kindle 11th Edition from Pearson [8/2011] for $84.70
11th edition: Pearson 9¾x8 hardcover [7/2011] for $98.77
10th edition: Prentice Hall 8¾x7½ hardcover [7/2008] out of print/70+ used
9th edition with CD-ROM: Prentice Hall [1/2005] out of print/100+ used
browse all books by Wolffofficial booksite
Fundamentals of Philosophy by Stewart & Blocker  
"Fundamentals of Philosophy" [1982]
by David Stewart & H. Gene Blocker

Prentice Hall 9½x7¼ pb 6th edition [5/2005] for $66.00
publisher bookpage
A Dictionary of Philosophy book by Antony Flew  "A Dictionary of Philosophy" [rev 1984] by Antony G. Flew
St. Martin's Griffin 2nd edition 8½x5½ pb [2/84] for $26.89
St. Martin's Griffin 2nd edition 8½x5½ pb [2/84] out of print/used
Gramercy 2nd edition 9½x6¼ hardcover [9/99] out of print/40+ used
The Great Thoughts of The World book by George Seldes  "The Great Thoughts: From Abelard To Zola, From Ancient Greece To Contemporary America, The Ideas That Have Shaped The History of The World" [1985]
Compiled by George Seldes, Foreword by Henry Steele Commager

Kindle Edition from Ballantine Books [rev 8/2011] for $5.99
Ballantine Books 9x6 pb [rev 5/96] for $20.87
Ballantine Books 9x6 pb [3/85] for $20.87
Ballantine Books 9¼x6¼ hardcover [3/85] out of print/used
Ballantine Books 9x6¼ hardcover [3/85] out of print/90+ used

Routledge Dictionary of Philosophy book by Michael Proudfoot & A.R. Lacey  "The Routledge Dictionary of Philosophy" [1990, rev 2009]
by Michael Proudfoot & A.R. Lacey

Kindle Edition from Routledge [4th edition 12/2009] for $28.45
Routledge 4th edition 8½x5½ pb [12/2009] for $29.95
Routledge 4th edition 8½x5¾ hardcover [12/2009] for $120.00 {sic}
Philosophy The Basics book by Nigel Warburton  "Philosophy: The Basics" [1992, rev 2012] by Nigel Warburton
Kindle Edition from Routledge [5th edition 8/2013] for $13.77
Routledge 5th edition 7¾x5 pb [12/2012] for $17.65
Routledge 5th edition 8x5¼ hardcover [12/2012] for $83.30 {sic}
HarperCollins Dictionary of Philosophy book by Peter A. Angeles  "The HarperCollins Dictionary of Philosophy: In-Depth Explanations and Examples Covering Over 3,000 Entries" [1992] by Peter A. Angeles
HarperCollins 2nd edition 8x5¼ pb [8/92] for $13.63
HarperCollins 2nd edition 8¼x5½ pb [8/92] out of print/used
Oxford Dictionary of Philosophy book by Simon Blackburn  "The Oxford Dictionary of Philosophy" [1994, rev 2008] by Simon Blackburn
Kindle Edition from Oxford Quick Reference [3rd edition 2/2016] for $9.99
Oxford Quick Reference 3rd edition 8x5 pb [5/2016] for $15.19
Oxford Quick Reference 2nd edition 7½x5 pb [10/2008] out of print/40+ used
Oxford Quick Reference 7¾x5 pb [5/96] out of print/90+ used
Oxford Univ Press 2nd edition 9¼x6¼ hardcover [1/2006] out of print/used
Oxford Univ Press 9½x6½ hardcover [12/94] out of print/50+ used

Cambridge Dictionary of Philosophy book edited by Robert Audi  "The Cambridge Dictionary of Philosophy" [1995, rev 2015]
Edited by Robert Audi

Cambridge Univ Press 3rd edition 10x7x2 inches! pb [5/2015] for $34.63
Cambridge Univ 3rd edition 10x7 x 1¾ inches! hardcover [4/2015] for $67.60
Cambridge Univ Press 2nd edition 10x7 x 2¼ inches! pb [9/99] for $23.09
Cambridge Univ 2nd edition 9¾x7 x 2¼ inches! hardcover [9/99] for $43.99
Oxford Companion To Philosophy edited by Ted Honderich  "The Oxford Companion To Philosophy" [1995]
Edited by Ted Honderich

Oxford Univ Press 9½x6½ hardcover [11/95] for $52.65
Pooh and the Philosophers book by John Tyerman Williams  "Pooh and The Philosophers: In Which It Is Shown That All of Western Philosophy Is Merely A Preamble To Winnie-The-Pooh" [1996]
by John Tyerman Williams, with Illustrations by Ernest H. Shepard

author compares Milne's thought with philosophers that include Aristotle, Camus, Descartes, Heidegger, Kant, Locke, Plato, Bertrand Russell, and Sartre
Methuen 6¼x5 pb [4/97] out of print/used
Dutton Books 7½x5½ hardcover [8/96] out of print/100+ used

Oxford Illustrated History of Western Philosophy edited by Anthony Kenny  "The Oxford Illustrated History of Western Philosophy" [1997]
Edited by Anthony Kenny

Oxford Univ Press 9¾x7½ trade pb [5/2001] for $17.46
Oxford Univ Press 10x7¾ hardcover [5/97] out of print/used
Pragmatism Reader anthology edited by Louis Menand  "Pragmatism: A Reader" [1997]
Edited with Introduction by Louis Menand

Vintage 8x5¼ pb [10/97] for $10.58
includes selections from Jane Addams; Joyce Appleby, Lynn Hunt & Margaret Jacob; Richard J. Bernstein; John Dewey; Oliver Wendell Holmes; William James; Steven Knapp & Walter Benn Michaels; George Herbert Mead; Charles Sanders Peirce; Richard Poirier; Richard A. Posner; Hilary Putnam; Richard Rorty; and Cornel West

Philosophy The Classics book by Nigel Warburton  "Philosophy: The Classics [1998, rev 2014] by Nigel Warburton
chapters/subjects include: Plato & Socrates; Aristotle; Boethius; Macchiaveli; Montaigne; René Descartes; Thomas Hobbes; Spinoza; John Locke; David Hume; Rousseau; Immanuel Kant; Thomas Paine; Schopenhauer; John Stuart Mill; Kierkegaard; Marx & Engels; Friedrich Nietzsche; Bertrand Russell; A.J. Ayer; R.G. Colling-wood; Jean-Paul Sartre; Karl Popper; Ludwig Wittgenstein; Thomas S. Kuhn; and John Rawls
Kindle Edition from Routledge [4th edition 2/2014] for $15.63
Routledge 4th Edition 7¾x5 pb [3/2014] for $19.04
Routledge 4th Edition 8¼x5¾ hardcover [2/2014] for $120.00 {sic}

Columbia History of Western Philosophy edited by Richard Popkin  "The Columbia History of Western Philosophy" [1999]
Edited by Richard H. Popkin, PhD

M.J.F. Books 9½x6½ hardcover [6/2000] for $16.97
Student's Guide to Philosophy by Ralph M. McInerny  "A Student's Guide To Philosophy" [1999]
by Ralph M. McInerny

I.S.I. 8x5 pb [11/99] for $7.00
publisher Intercollegiate Studies Institute [est. 1953]
Consolations of Philosophy book by Alain de Botton  "The Consolations of Philosophy" [2000] by Alain de Botton
"clear, witty prose ... a joy to read"
Vintage 8x5 pb [4/2001] for $11.16
Pantheon 9½x6½ hardcover [4/2000] out of print/used
Fifty Key Thinkers on History book by Marnie Hughes-Warrington  "Fifty Key Thinkers On History" [2000] by Marnie Hughes-Warrington
subjects/chapters include Bede, Febvre, Foucault, Francis Fukuyama, Gibbon, Gregory of Tours, Hegel, Martin Heidegger, Herodotus, Kant, Thomas S. Kuhn, Ladurie, Livy, Macaulay, Karl Marx, Friedrich Nietzsche, Polybius, Ricoeur, Tacitus, Thucydides, Toynbee, and Frederick Jackson Turner
Routledge 2nd edition 8½x5½ pb [12/2007] for $26.95
Routledge 8¼x5½ pb [8/2000] for $26.95
Routledge 2nd edition 8½x5½ hardcover [12/2007] for $120.00

Reason & Culture textbook  "Reason and Culture: An Introduction To Philosophy" [2001]
by John Arthur, Amy Shapiro & William Throop

"... instructors will find this book useful in different contexts, mainly as an introductory text or in courses about values and society"
Prentice Hall 8¾x7½ pb [1/2001] out of print/used
Ten Great Works of Philosophy book edited by Robert Paul Wolff  "Ten Great Works of Philosophy" [2002] Edited & with General Introduction & Commentaries by Robert Paul Wolff
philosopher authors here are: Aristotle ("Poetics"), René Descartes, David Hume ("... Human Understanding"), Immanuel Kant, John Stuart Mill ("Utilitarianism"), William James, Plato, St. Anselm (excerpt from "Proslogion"), and St. Thomas Aquinas (excerpt from "Summa Theologica")
Signet Classics mass pb [3/2002] for $8.06
Encyclopedia of The Enlightenment book edited by Alan Charles Kors  
"Encyclopedia of The Enlightenment" [2002]
Edited by Alan Charles Kors

Oxford Univ Press 11x8frac12 hardcover [10/2002] out of print/used
Thinking It Through by Kwame Anthony Appiah  "Thinking It Through: An Introduction To Contemporary Philosophy" [2003]
by Kwame Anthony Appiah

covering 8 central topics: mind, knowledge, language, science, morality, politics,
law, and metaphysics

Oxford Univ Press 8¼x5½ pb [1/2004] for $29.95
Oxford Press 8½x5¾ hardcover [4/2003] for $24.50

Encyclopedia of The Enlightenment book edited by Peter Hanns Reill & Ellen Judy Wilson  "Encyclopedia of The Enlightenment" [orig 1996, rev 2004]
Edited by Peter Hanns Reill & Ellen Judy Wilson

Facts On File 11x8½ hardcover [8/2004] for $85.00
Facts On File 11¼x8¾ hardcover [1996] out of print/used
One Hundred Philosophers book by Peter J. King  "One Hundred Philosophers: The Life and Work of The World's Greatest Thinkers" [2004] by Peter J. King
Barron's Educational Series 8¾x6½ pb [9/2004] for $13.57
Presented chronologically by year of birth; content includes Thomas Aquinas, Aristotle, Augustine of Hippo, Alfred Jules Ayer, Roger Bacon, Confucius, Donald Davidson, Descartes, Hegel, Heidegger, Hobbes, Wm. James, Kant, Thomas S. Kuhn, Lao-tzu, Locke, Ngrjuna, Nietzsche, Plato, Willard V.O. Quine, Sartre, Spinoza, Wittgenstein, and many others

Basic Flying Instruction by Charles Gidley Wheeler  "Basic Flying Instruction: A Comprehensive Introduction To Western Philosophy" [2004] by Charles Gidley Wheeler [1938-2010]
iUniverse 9x6 pb [10/2004] for $18.95
author's website
Dictionary of Modern American Philosophers slipcover set edited by John R. Shook  "The Dictionary of Modern American Philosophers" 4 Volume Set
[2005] by General Editor John R. Shook

Thoemmes Press 9½x6½ hardcovers in slipcover [6/2005] for $1,620.00 {sic}
Penguin Dictionary of Philosophy book by Thomas Mautner  "The Penguin Dictionary of Philosophy: The Language and Concepts of Philosophy Explained" [1998, rev 2005] by Thomas Mautner
Penguin Reference 2nd edition 7¾x5 pb [12/2005] for $13.24
Blackwell Companion To Rationalism book edited by Alan Nelson  "Blackwell Companion To Rationalism" [2005]
Edited by Alan Nelson

Kindle Edition from Wiley-Blackwell [2005 edition] for $39.17
Wiley-Blackwell 9½x6¾ pb [10/2012] for $41.23
Wiley-Blackwell 10x7 hardcover [12/2005] for $147.95 {sic}

The Twenty Greatest Philosophy Books book by James Garvey  "The Twenty Greatest Philosophy Books" [2006] by James Garvey
the books examined are: Aristotle's "Nicomachean Ethics"; Ayer's "Language, Truth, and Logic"; Berkeley's "Principles of Human Know-ledge"; Simone de Beauvoir's "The Second Sex"; Descartes's "Meditations On First Philosophy"; Hegel's "Phenomenology of Spirit"; Hobbes's "Leviathan"; Hume's "Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding"; William James's "Pragmatism"; Kant's "Critique of Pure Reason"; Locke's "Essay Concerning Human Understanding"; Karl Marx's "Commu-nist Manifesto"; John Stuart Mill's "Utilitarianism"; Nietzsche's "Thus Spake Zarathustra"; Plato's "Republic"; Karl Popper's "The Logic of Scientific Discovery"; Rousseau's "Social Contract"; Sartre's "Being and Nothingness"; Schopenhauer's "The World As Will and Representation"; and Wittgenstein's "Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus"
Bloomsbury Academic 7¾x5¼ pb [12/2006] for $16.24
Continuum 7¾x5½ hardcover [12/2006] out of print/used

Examined Lives philosophy book by James Miller  "Examined Lives: From Socrates To Nietzsche" [2011]
by James Miller

looks at six Ancient Philosophers: Aristotle, Augustine, Diogenes, Plato, Seneca, Socrates; and six Modern Philosophers: Descartes, Emerson, Kant, Montaigne, Nietzsche & Rousseau
Farrar, Straus & Giroux 9x6 hardcover [1/2011] for $17.07
A Little History of Philosophy book by Nigel Warburton   "A Little History of Philosophy" [2011] by Nigel Warburton
Kindle Edition from Yale Univ Press [10/2011] for $8.10
Yale Univ Press 8¼x5½ pb [10/2012] for $13.71
Yale Univ Press 9x6 hardcover [10/2011] out of print/used
50 Philosophy Classics book by Tom Butler-Bowdon  "50 Philosophy Classics: Thinking, Being, Acting, Seeing - Profound Insights and Powerful Thinking From Fifty Key Books" [2013]
by Tom Butler-Bowdon

philosopher authors featured on cover: Hannah Arendt, Aristotle, Simone de Beauvoir, Noam Chomsky, Confucius, René Descartes, Hume, Kant, Thomas S. Kuhn, Leibniz, Montaigne, Nietzsche, Plato, Bertrand Russell, Sartre, Wittgenstein, and Slavoj Žižek
Kindle Edition from Nicholas Brealey [2/2013] for $9.99
Nicholas Brealey 9x6½ pb [4/2013] for $13.88

Supergatari: History of World Philosophy in Kindle format by Michael Gertelman  "Supergatari: History of World Philosophy" for Kindle [2013]
Drawings by Michael Gertelman

Kindle Edition from Amazon Digital Services [12/2013] for $3.00 {sic}
Very one-of-a-kind look at historical questions of philosophy; simple drawings show principles of Augustine of Hipo, Avicenna, Boethius, Cadamer, Foucault, William James, Kierkegaard, Thomas Kuhn, Plato, Quine, Saussure, many others
'Student's Key to Ancient Greek Thought' in Kindle format by G.A. Rauche  
"A Student's Key To Ancient Greek Thought: An Introduction To
Philosophy" for Kindle [2013] by G.A. Rauche

114-page Kindle Edition from Watch the Fabulous Publns [12/2013] for 99¢
Philosophy book by Kevin Perry   "Philosophy: Life, Death, Art, Knowledge, Time, Language, God, Self, Free Will" [2015] by Kevin Perry, Foreword by Simon Critchley
Kindle Edition from Zephyros Press [8/2015] for $1.99 {sic}
Zephyros Press 9¼x7½ pb [8/2015] for $13.43
The Path: What Chinese Philosophers Can Teach Us book by Michael Puett & Christine Gross-Loh  "The Path: What Chinese Philosophers Can Teach Us About The Good Life"
[2016 bestseller] by Michael Puett & Christine Gross-Loh

Kindle Edition from Simon & Schuster Digital Sales [4/2016] for $12.99
Simon & Schuster 8x5 hardcover [4/2016] for $16.16


General  Philosophy  Links

Western Philosophy category at Wikipedia
17th Century Philosophy category at Wikipedia
18th Century Philosophy category at Wikipedia goes to Age of Enlightenment
19th Century Philosophy category at Wikipedia
20th Century Philosophy category at Wikipedia
Eastern Philosophy category at Wikipedia

Philosophy Index [UK]
I.E.P.'s Timeline of Western Philosophy
Philosophy of Mind Dictionary
Pragmatism Archive/Cybrary
Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy
Dieter Koehler's Philosophy Pages: in German or some in English
Mike Huben's "Critiques of Libertarianism" site
Fambof Philosophy Links
'Philosophy Talk' radio show on NPR [launch Jan 2004]
Australasian Assn. of Philosophy
Australasian Journal of Philosophy
North American Rationalist Society
Rationalist Press Assn. in U.K.
Thinkers 50: global ranking of business thinkers
Garth Kemerling's Philosophy Pages
Radical Philosophy Assn. [est. 1982]

Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy

Philosophy in Business

Philosophy Research Base [est. 1999]

Council for Secular Humanism         The Edge / Reality Club         Click here for ephilosopher.com/

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Other  Thinkers

U.K. futurist Christopher Barnatt / Explaining The Future website

Ashleigh Brilliant

Peter Cajander & book "Fragments of Reality" [3/2006]

Rob Cunningham's "Principles of Human Action" site

Sean Gould's "Theory of Options" site

Brian Johnson
founder of Zaadz/Gaia [est. 2004; sold to Gaiam in 2007; shut down 3/2010]
Chief Philosopher at Philosophers Notes book club

Henry H. Lindner's "Philosophy Over Science"

Daniel Pouzzner's "Architecture of Modern Political Power"

Jason Randhawa's "What Is Metaphysics?" site

Frank S. Robinson of Albany, New York
book "Life, Liberty & Happiness" [7/2006]

Jason P. Rudd of St. Louis, MO
book "The Self: An Ontological Study" [8/2003]

Mark F. Sharlow & book "From Brain To Cosmos" [4/2001]

Melissa Shimu's "Planetary Bill of Rights Project" & blog

Bruce A. Smith of Riverside, California
book "The Path of Reason" [3/2006]

Charles Gidley Wheeler [1938-2010] of U.K.
book "Iota: God As Nature, Nature As God" [11/2006]

Joseph B. Yesselman re Spinoza

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