Pragmatism is a philosophical movement that has dominated philosophy in America from the early 1900s to the present day, argues the philosopher and political theorist. He chooses the best books on pragmatism.
Conan Doyle wrote 56 short stories and four novels starring his fictional sleuth. So where to start? The writer and lifelong Sherlockian gives us his personal choice of the best, and tells us more about their creator
The historian chooses five books on time as a philosophical concept and our tenuous understanding of it. From St Augustine to Vonnegut he explores our attempts to grapple with how past, present and future are related.
As Confucianism makes a comeback in China, the professor of philosophy at Tsinghua University lists which books to read for an understanding of Confucianism, "Confucius himself was pretty much a political failure"