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Conservatism: Ideas in Profile

Roger Scruton

The ideas and principles of conservatism explored and explained by the world's leading thinker on the subject

Music: Ideas in Profile

Andrew Gant

The best concise introduction to an essential subject

Theories of Everything: Ideas in Profile

Frank Close

An account of theories of everything in the past, present and future

Truth: Ideas in Profile

Simon Blackburn

One of the world's leading thinkers on truth explains what it is, the different ways of approaching and understanding it, and why it matters


Catherine Belsey

The next introduction in the IDEAS IN PROFILE series: a snappy but serious introduction to criticism

Geography: Ideas in Profile

Danny Dorling

A clear and accessible introduction to geography by two experts in the topic, part of the Ideas in Profile series

Social Theory: Ideas in Profile

William Outhwaite

Social theory lets us understand the full complexity of the world we live – this book explains how

The Ancient World: Ideas in Profile

Jerry Toner

A sparkling introduction to the Ancient World that brings its peoples and cultures vividly to life.

Shakespeare: Ideas in Profile

Paul Edmondson

A short introduction to Shakespeare by expert Paul Edmondson

Art in History, 600 BC – 2000 AD: Ideas in Profile

Martin Kemp

An epic journey through the history of art from religious painting to postmodernism by one of the world's greatest art historians

Politics: Ideas in Profile

David Runciman

An accessible introduction to politics from David Runciman, Professor of Politics at Cambridge University. The first title in the IDEAS IN PROFILE ser…

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