The Book of Five Rings (May, $19) by Miyamoto Musashi is a new translation of the Japanese classic on strategy for on and off the battlefield.
The Meditations (May, $19.95) by Marcus Aurelius, trans. and edited by Gregory Hays, contains the reflections of the Stoic philosopher and Roman emperor, A.D. 161-180. Advertising.
The Art of Travel (June, $23) by Alain de Botton. Essays ponder the point of travel.
The Future of Human Nature (June, $17.95) by Jurgen Habermas takes up the question of genetic engineering and its ethical implications.
Radical Evil: A Philosophical Interrogation (July, $24.95) by Richard J. Bernstein examines the meaning of evil and human responsibility.
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Heidegger and Practical Philosophy (Apr.; $73.50, paper $24.95), edited by François Raffoul and David Pettigrew, addresses the ethical and pragmatic aspects of Heidegger's thought.