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Politics & Social Sciences

Understanding Music: Philosophy and Interpretation

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(30 reviews)

Roger Scruton first addressed this topic in his celebrated book The Aesthetics of Music (OUP) and in this new book he applies the theory to the practice and examines a number of composers and musical forms. His continued... See More

£11.91 £17.00 Save 30% Price verified 14 hours ago
Contemporary Fiction

The Disappeared

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(47 reviews)

The Disappeared is a story of our times, of kidnap and rescue, of abuse and healing. It is the story of Stephen, a teacher whose love for the pupil who shares his dreams brings him face to face with ruin; of Sharon, the... See More

£7.06 £9.21 Save 23% Price verified 49 minutes ago
Biography & True Accounts

Gentle Regrets: Thoughts from a Life

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(43 reviews)

Roger Scruton is Britain's best known intellectual dissident, who has defended English traditions and English identity against an official culture of denigration. Although his writings on philosophical aesthetics have shown... See More

£14.55 £17.91 Save 19% Price verified 7 hours ago
Politics & Social Sciences

A Political Philosophy: Arguments for Conservatism

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(74 reviews)

Over the past twenty years, Roger Scruton has been developing a conservative view of human beings, society and culture. The tone of this book is positive and the arguments are recommendations with the aim of convincing the... See More

£9.17 £10.97 Save 16% Price verified 9 hours ago

Music as an Art

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(71 reviews)

Music as an Art begins by examining music through a philosophical lens, engaging in discussions about tonality, music and the moral life, music and cognitive science and German idealism, as well as recalling the author's... See More

£11.38 £17.50 Save 35% Price verified 9 hours ago
Politics & Social Sciences

Conversations with Roger Scruton

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(28 reviews)

This book reveals what life was like for Roger Scruton growing up in High Wycombe, how he survived Cambridge and how he came to hold his conservative outlook. It tells of Scruton's rise to prominence while writing for The... See More

£11.89 Price verified 7 hours ago
Politics & Social Sciences

Philosopher On Dover Beach

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(5 reviews)

"It is a great pity that we in the United States do not have our own Roger Scruton. As his... collection of essays reminds us, he is an accomplished philosopher who writes trenchantly about many important political, social... See More

£20.52 £21.85 Save 6% Price verified 2 hours ago

Wagner's Parsifal: The Music of Redemption

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(91 reviews)

A superbly insightful and moving exploration of Wagner's last opera, by one of Britain's leading intellectuals Wagner's last music-drama tells the story of Parsifal, the 'pure fool, knowing through compassion', who has... See More

£4.99 Price verified 41 minutes ago
Romance

Francesca

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Set in the early 1960s, Francesca tells the story of Colin Ferguson, an aspiring writer whose life is blighted by love. The object of his love lies always out of reach, and never more so than when he holds her in his arms... See More

£5.99 Price verified 16 hours ago
Politics & Social Sciences

The Uses of Pessimism

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(103 reviews)

Scruton argues that the tragedies and disasters of the history of the European continent have been the consequences of a false optimism and the fallacies that derive from it. In place of these fallacies, Scruton mounts a... See More

£5.03 £7.99 Save 37% Price verified one hour ago
Historical Fiction

Xanthippic Dialogues: A Philosophical Fiction

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(3 reviews)

In Plato's dialogues, an idealised Socrates expounds the ideas for which Plato will, until the end of history, be famous. The world of Forms; the ideal Republic with its totalitarian masterplan; the tribute to Eros, god of... See More

£5.33 Price verified 15 hours ago
Politics & Social Sciences

Modern Culture

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(30 reviews)

What do we mean by 'culture'? This word, purloined by journalists to denote every kind of collective habit, lies at the centre of contemporary debates about the past and future of society. In this thought-provoking book... See More

£9.24 £10.74 Save 14% Price verified 3 hours ago
Politics & Social Sciences

How to be a conservative

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(338 reviews)

What does it mean to be a conservative in an age so sceptical of conservatism? How can we live in the presence of our 'canonized forefathers' at a time when their cultural, religious and political bequest is so routinely... See More

£9.24 Price verified 10 hours ago
Politics & Social Sciences

Modern Philosophy: An Introduction and Survey

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(49 reviews)

Roger Scruton is one of the most widely respected philosophers of our time, whose often provocative views never fail to simulate debate. In Modern Philosophy he turns his attention to the whole of the field, from the... See More

£7.36 £7.79 Save 6% Price verified 18 minutes ago
Politics & Social Sciences

On Human Nature

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(140 reviews)

A brief, radical defense of human uniqueness from acclaimed philosopher Roger Scruton In this short book, acclaimed writer and philosopher Roger Scruton presents an original and radical defense of human uniqueness... See More

£8.03 £8.69 Save 8% Price verified 9 hours ago
Politics & Social Sciences

Where We Are: The State of Britain Now

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(63 reviews)

WINNER OF THE CATHOLIC HERALD BOOK AWARD Addressing one of the most politically turbulent periods in modern British history, philosopher Roger Scruton asks how, in these circumstances, we can come to define our identity... See More

£8.03 Price verified 6 hours ago
Politics & Social Sciences

Fools, Frauds and Firebrands: Thinkers of the New Left

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(397 reviews)

The thinkers who have been most influential on the attitudes of the New Left are examined in this study by one of the leading critics of leftist orientations in modern Western civilization. Scruton begins with a ruthless... See More

£8.03 £8.69 Save 8% Price verified 8 hours ago
Politics & Social Sciences

The Soul of the World

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(177 reviews)

A compelling defense of the sacred from acclaimed philosopher Roger Scruton In The Soul of the World, renowned philosopher Roger Scruton defends the experience of the sacred against today's fashionable forms of atheism. He... See More

£10.04 £10.79 Save 7% Price verified 4 hours ago
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