The Wisdom of the Torah (Sept.) and The Dictionary of Judaism (Oct., $14 each), edited by Dagobert D. Runes, are new titles in the Wisdom Library and the Philosophical Library series, respectively.
Reprint: Writing on an Ethical Life (Sept., $15) by Peter Singer. 25,000 first printing.
HIMALAYAN INSTITUTE PRESS
Finding the Hidden Self (Oct., $15.95) by Roger Worthington takes a modern approach to the ancient Shiva Sutras, describing the creative principle behind the universe and how it manifests in human consciousness.
The Bonds of Freedom: Simone de Beauvoir's Existentialist Ethics (Sept.; $19.95, cloth $42.95) by Kristana Arp provides a objective portrait of Beauvoir's intellectual legacy.
The Questions of Life: An Invitation to Philosophy (Jan., $21.95) by Fernando Savater offers an accessible introduction to philosophy.
PURDUE UNIV. PRESS
Comparative Central European Culture (Jan., $24.95), edited by Steven Totosy de Zepetnek, argues that a Central European culture, controversial as the notion may be, exists.
UNIV. OF NEVADA PRESS
The Seasons of Fire: Reflections of Fire in the West (Sept., $21.95) by David J. Strohmaier explores the formative role that fire plays in human life, particularly in the American West.
Volume 248 Issue 33 08/13/2001
Fall 2001 Trade Paperbacks: Philosophy