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Introduction to German Philosophy by Andrew Bowie
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This was a very good summary of German philosophy. I found his summaries of key ideas quite succinct and comprehensible but not over-simplistic and also Bowie is quite good at drawing out the inter-relations between different schools and individual t...more
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German Philosophy 1760-1860 by Terry Pinkard
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Seemed like a good summary of German Philosophy from Kant to Schopenhauer/Kierkegaard
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Thus Spake Zarathustra by Friedrich Nietzsche
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Its difficult to know what to make of this odd book by Nietzsche or how it relates to his other writings at all. I strange wordy tale of a hermit preaching unsuccessfully of the need to overcome man.

I found it a bit of a chore to work through. Perhap...more
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Make Room! Make Room! by Harry Harrison
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The Brothers Karamazov by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
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The Illusions Of Progress by Georges Sorel
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The Society of the Spectacle by Guy Debord
The Society of the Spectacle
by Guy Debord
read in March, 2014
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I did quite enjoy this - Debord has a very artful way of turning history into prose.
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Gramsci's Marxism by Carl Boggs
Gramsci's Marxism
by Carl Boggs
read in January, 2014
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The Great Transformation by Karl Polanyi
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