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    Introducing Critical Theory: A Graphic Guide

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    Offers a route through the tangled jungle of competing ideas and provides an essential historical context, situating these theories within tradition of critical analysis going back to the rise of Marxism. This book presents the essential methods and objectives of each theoretical school.

    Introducing Plato: A Graphic Guide

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    Explains how philosophers like Socrates and Pythagoras influenced Plato's thought. This book provides an account of Plato's puzzling theory of knowledge, and explains how this theory then directed his provocative views on politics, ethics and individual liberty.

    Failosophy: A Handbook For When Things Go Wrong


    From the Sunday Times bestselling author of How to Fail and Magpie

    'Elizabeth Day has revolutionised the way we see failure' Stylist

    'A beautiful timely and humane book' Alain de Botton

    Introducing Lacan: A Graphic Guide

    £4.99 £7.99
    Jacques Lacan is regarded as a major psychoanalytical theorist alongside Freud and Jung, although recognition has been delayed by fierce arguments over his ideas. This title guides the reader through his innovations, including his work on paranoia, his addition of structural linguistics to Freudianism and his ideas on the infant 'mirror phase'.

    The Web of Meaning: Integrating Science and Traditional Wisdom to Find Our Place in the Universe

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

    More Than Happiness: Buddhist and Stoic Wisdom for a Sceptical Age

    £4.99 £9.99

    An inspiring, critical and practical look at what we can learn from ancient wisdom.

    Introducing Philosophy: A Graphic Guide

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    Philosophers have always enjoyed asking awkward and provocative questions, such as: What is the nature of reality? What are human beings really like? This book is a comprehensive graphic guide to the thinking of various philosophers of the Western world from Heraclitus to Derrida. It examines and explains their key arguments and ideas.

    Introducing Aristotle: A Graphic Guide

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    Aristotle's authority extended beyond his own lifetime to influence fundamentally Islamic philosophy and medieval scholasticism. This title takes the reader through various theories, ranging from the establishment of systematic logic to the earliest rules of science.

    Introducing Kant: A Graphic Guide

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    Illustrated INTRODUCING guide to the pre-eminent philosopher of the Enlightenment

    Key Philosophical Writings

    Rene Descartes has been described as the "father" of modern philosophy. This selection of Descartes' writings attempt to answer central questions surrounding self, God, free-will and knowledge, using the science of thought as opposed to received wisdom based on the tenets of faith.

    Introducing Sartre: A Graphic Guide

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    INTRODUCING guide to the father of existentialism and one of 20th century philosophy's most famous characters.

    Introducing Slavoj Zizek: A Graphic Guide

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    Slovenian philosophy Slavoj Zizek inspires dramatic headlines. But what does he really think?