Dying For Ideas

Author: Costica Bradatan
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1472522303
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This is a book about Socrates and Heidegger, but also about Gandhi's "fasting unto death" and self-immolation; about Girard and Passolini, and self-fashioning and the art of the essay.

Das Caf Der Existenzialisten

Author: Sarah Bakewell
Publisher: C.H.Beck
ISBN: 3406697658
Size: 63.20 MB
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Sie schreibt brillant, mit leichter Feder und einem sehr britischen Humor, und bietet faszinierende Einsichten.“ The Guardian „Sie hat den Dreh raus, wie man zentrale Ideen auf den Punkt bringt.“ Financial Times „Skurril, witzig, ...

Heilung Im Licht

Author: Anita Moorjani
Publisher: Arkana
ISBN: 364108542X
Size: 35.32 MB
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Dieses Buch führt uns auf die spannendste Reise, die man sich vorstellen kann. Anita Moorjani war an Krebs erkrankt und lag im Sterben.

Minority Report

Author: H.L. Mencken
Publisher: Knopf
ISBN: 030783090X
Size: 19.61 MB
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If one crowd of them died for what was true, then the other crowd must have died
for what was false, which at once reduces the stock of military martyrs by 50%.
Moreover, there is never any general agreement as to which side was right and
which wrong, and in consequence the title of the former is clouded—and by
evidence precisely as good as that which supports them. Dying for ideas, in fact,
is a bad way to propagate them, even among believing minds. It is a great deal
safer, more ...

Sterblich Sein

Author: Atul Gawande
Publisher: S. Fischer Verlag
ISBN: 3104035849
Size: 31.24 MB
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Der Bestsellerautor und renommierte Arzt Atul Gawande schreibt in seinem beeindruckenden Buch über das, was am Ende unseres Lebens wirklich zählt.

Die Macht Der Geographie

Author: Tim Marshall
Publisher: Deutscher Taschenbuch Verlag
ISBN: 3423428562
Size: 26.67 MB
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Russland, China, die USA, Europa, Afrika, Lateinamerika, der Nahe Osten, Indien und Pakistan, Japan und Korea, die Arktis und Grönland: In zehn Kapiteln zeigt Tim Marshall, wie die Geographie die Weltpolitik beeinflusst und beeinflusst hat ...

12 Strong

Author: Doug Stanton
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781416588238
Size: 58.36 MB
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Eleven people died. In Yemen, John Walker Lindh, disquieted by the lack of piety
among his fellow students, walked into a different mosque in Sanaa, a place
barer, less adorned, more conservative, where he might be taken as seriously as
he took himself. He had done some of his study about the Taliban, jihad, and
Islam while trolling the Internet at home in California, where ideas about sacrifice
and martyrdom were little more than orderly collections of pixels on a computer

Politics Of Religion Religions Of Politics

Author: Alistair Welchman
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 9401794480
Size: 65.71 MB
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He works on topics in the history of Western philosophy, Continental philosophy,
philosophy of religion, philosophy of literature and of film and is the author or
editor (co-editor) of eight books, mostly recently Dying for Ideas. The dangerous
Lives of the Philosophers (Bloomsbury, 2014). His work has been translated into
more than ten languages, including Chinese, Vietnamese and Arabic. He has
written essays, book reviews and op-eds for such publications as the New York
Times, ...

Als Ich Im Sterben Lag

Author: William Faulkner
Publisher: Rowohlt Verlag GmbH
ISBN: 3644019711
Size: 74.61 MB
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Faulkner selbst bezeichnete diesen 1930 erstmals erschienenen Roman als seinen besten, und seine Leser stimmen bis heute mit ihm überein. «Als ich im Sterben lag» ist ein Klassiker der Weltliteratur – überreich an eindringlichen ...