Books in category Philosophy – Social

  • Partorire con il corpo e con la mente

    Partorire con il corpo e con la mente
    Francesca Rigotti

    Francesca Rigotti insegna Concetti e metafore della politica presso la Facoltà di Scienze della comunicazione dell’Università della Svizzera italiana di Lugano. Collabora all’«Unità» e al «Sole 24 ore».

  • Enlightenment Now

    Enlightenment Now
    Steven Pinker

    If you follow the headlines, the world in the 21st century appears to be sinking into chaos, hatred, and irrationality. Yet Steven Pinker shows that this is an illusion – a symptom of historical amnesia and statistical fallacies.

  • Wrong Doing Truth Telling

    Wrong-Doing, Truth-Telling
    Michel Foucault

    For Foucault, self-incrimination no longer did the work necessary to quell justice because, by the 19th century, we wanted to know more than just the fact of wrongdoing, we wanted to know who the criminal was: not just whether the accused …

  • Lifeworlds

    Michael Jackson

    4e de couv.: Michael Jackson's Lifeworlds is a masterful collection of essays, the culmination of a career of exploring the relationship between anthropology and philosophy.

  • Talking Anarchy

    Talking Anarchy
    Colin Ward, David Goodway

    In this discussion with David Goodway, the many famous characters who were anarchists, or associated with the movement, are explored, including Herbert Read, Alex Comfort, Marie Louise Berneri, Paul Goodman, Noam Chomsky, and George Orwell.

  • Rethinking the Social Through Durkheim Marx Weber and Whitehead

    Rethinking the Social Through Durkheim, Marx, Weber and Whitehead
    Michael Halewood

    This book argues that such pronouncements may be premature, as we need to reengage with what sociologists have previously meant by ‘the social’. ‘Rethinking the Social’ is the first book to systematically analyse the different …

  • Animals in China

    Animals in China
    Deborah Cao

    Animals in China examines animal protection in China in its legal, social and cultural contexts.

  • The Minority Body

    The Minority Body
    Elizabeth Barnes

    This is how disability is understood in the Disability Rights and Disability Pride movements; but there is a massive disconnect with the way disability is typically viewed within analytic philosophy.

  • ما الذي أؤمن به
    برتراند راسل

    تُرجمت معظم أعمال راسل إلى العربية، ولكن بقيت بعض أشهر مقالاته و أكثرها تأثيراً و قراءة غير متوفرة باللغة العربية. نجمع بعض من هذه …

  • On Ambivalence

    On Ambivalence
    Kenneth Weisbrode

    With this book, Kenneth Weisbrode offers a crisp, literate, and provocative introduction to the age-old struggle with ambivalence. Ambivalence results from a basic desire to have it both ways.

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