The Philosophical BabyThe Philosophical Baby
Alison Gopnik
In the last decade there has been a revolution in our understanding of the minds of infants and young children. We used to believe that babies were irrational, and that their thinking and experience were limited. Now Alison Gopnik ― a leading psychologist and philosopher, as well as a mother ― explains the cutting-edge scientific and psychologi ...
Number of pages: 304 | Publication Date: 2010-07-06 | ISBN-13: 9780312429843

A Common HumanityA Common Humanity
Raimond Gaita
The Holocaust and attempts to deny it, racism, murder, the case of Mary Bell. How can we include these and countless other examples of evil within our vision of a common humanity? These painful human incongruities are precisely what Raimond Gaita boldly harmonizes in his powerful new book, A Common Humanity.Hatred with forgiveness, evil with love, ...
Number of pages: 336 | Publication Date: 2002-02-10 | ISBN-13: 9780415241144

Death by LivingDeath by Living
N. D. Wilson
A poetic portrait of faith, futility, and the joy of this mortal life.In this astoundingly unique book, bestselling author N.D. Wilson reminds each of us that to truly live we must recognize that we are dying. Every second we create more of our past—more decisions, more breathing, more love and more loathing, all of it slides by into the gone a ...
Number of pages: 208 | Publication Date: 2013-08-06 | ISBN-13: 9780849920097

The Alpha and the OmegaThe Alpha and the Omega
H. M. Charley Ada
Monday, March 28, 2016 begins like any other day for Zack, a devout atheist with a profitable appointment as an equity fund manager at a top Wall Street firm. He squeezes into the last seat on the subway car and does not say anything to the man sitting next to him selfishly hogging all the space. He grabs a coffee at his favorite newsstand and head ...
Number of pages: 304 | Publication Date: 2014-06-21 | ISBN-13: 9781496033079

Life as a LieLife as a Lie
M. H. Elhaj
The narrator and his best friend are born on the same day in the same neighborhood. Their early life conditions and upbringing seem almost identical. They run in the same circles, attend the same schools, and are basically nurtured the same values. Yet, their choices and their responses to what life throws at them end up drastically different. When ...
Number of pages: 294 | Publication Date: 2016-09-07 | ISBN-13: 9781532961281

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