Controversial Books for sdarwall

This page shows the most "controversial" books in this library, as measured by the highest standard deviation of members' star ratings.

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1.306 3.76 Adventures of Ideas af Alfred North Whitehead
1.244 3.48 Retsfilosofi af Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel
1.24 3.39 Philosophical Explanations af Robert Nozick
1.224 3.57 Observations on the Feeling of the Beautiful and Sublime af Immanuel Kant
1.207 3.13 Religion Within the Limits of Reason Alone af Immanuel Kant
1.203 3.59 On Duties [in translation] af Marcus Tullius Cicero
1.177 3.25 The View From Nowhere af Thomas Nagel
1.172 3.65 Tanker om den franske revolution af Edmund Burke
1.167 3.85 Contemporary Political Philosophy af Will Kymlicka
1.163 3.72 Åndens fænomenologi af G. W. F. Hegel
1.158 3.96 Udvalgte Værker, b 8,Staten og revolutionen (Isbrannyje proisvedija v dvukh tomakh) af V. I. Lenin
1.154 3.83 Law's Empire af Ronald Dworkin
1.154 3.67 Sense and Sensibilia af J. L. Austin
1.152 3 Reason in History af G. W. F. Hegel
1.148 3.68 Kapitalen af Karl Marx
1.147 3.45 The Social Contract and Other Later Political Writings af Jean-Jacques Rousseau
1.139 3.58 The General Theory of Employment, Interest, and Money af John Maynard Keynes
1.127 3.84 The Guide for the Perplexed af Moses Maimonides
1.119 3.66 The Dialectical Imagination: A History of the Frankfurt School and the Institute of Social Research, 1923-1950 af Martin Jay
1.111 3.87 Capitalism and Freedom af Milton Friedman
1.11 3.79 Philosophical Essays af G. W. Leibniz
1.104 3.82 Political Liberalism af John Rawls
1.1 3.38 Moral Minds: How Nature Designed Our Universal Sense of Right and Wrong af Marc Hauser
1.093 3.66 Grundlæggelse af sædernes metafysik af Immanuel Kant
1.091 3.48 Emile eller om opdragelsen af Jean-Jacques Rousseau
1.084 3.54 The Essential Plotinus: Representative Treatises from the Enneads af Plotinus
1.083 3.88 Critique of Pure Reason af Immanuel Kant
1.083 3.55 Aspects of the Theory of Syntax af Noam Chomsky
1.081 3.44 Meditationer over den første filosofi af René Descartes
1.081 3.89 The Descent of Man af Charles Darwin
1.077 3.37 A Treatise Concerning the Principles of Human Knowledge af George Berkeley
1.072 4.02 Metaphysics af Aristotle
1.071 3.68 Ethics and the Limits of Philosophy af Bernard Williams
1.063 3.46 Beyond Freedom & Dignity af B. F. Skinner
1.061 3.72 What Is to Be Done?: Burning Questions of Our Movement af V. I. Lenin
1.06 3.95 Om Guds stad af Saint Augustine
1.056 3.61 A Farewell to Alms: A Brief Economic History of the World af Gregory Clark
1.055 3.94 Critique of Practical Reason af Immanuel Kant
1.054 3.94 Augustins bekendelser af Saint Augustine
1.054 4.01 Imperialism, the Highest Stage of Capitalism af Vladimir Ilʹič Lenin
1.05 4.16 The Collected Dialogues of Plato af Plato
1.049 3.88 Teologisk-politisk afhandling af Baruch Spinoza
1.047 3.89 Theaetetus [Greek and translation] af Plato
1.046 4.09 The Gift: Creativity and the Artist in the Modern World af Lewis Hyde
1.036 4.2 Essays: First Series and Second Series af Ralph Waldo Emerson
1.031 3.71 Language, Thought, and Reality: Selected Writings of Benjamin Lee Whorf af Benjamin Lee Whorf
1.031 3.96 Marcus Aurelius (Loeb Classical Library 58) af Marcus Aurelius
1.03 4 Jeg og du af Martin Buber
1.025 4.1 Karl Marx skrifter i udvalg : Grundrids til kritik af den politiske økonomi af Karl Marx
1.02 3.65 Væren og Intet - et essay om fænomenologisk ontologi af Jean-Paul Sartre
1.017 3.87 On the Advantage and Disadvantage of History for Life af Friedrich Nietzsche
1.016 3.69 Three Dialogues Between Hylas and Philonous af George Berkeley
1.016 3.62 The Phenomenon of Man af Pierre Teilhard de Chardin
1.016 3.69 Anarchy, State, and Utopia af Robert Nozick
1.014 3.7 Menneskets æstetiske opdragelse af Friedrich Schiller
1.012 3.8 Mortal Questions af Thomas Nagel
1.01 3.55 Basic Political Writings af Jean-Jacques Rousseau
1.009 3.83 Existentialists and Mystics: Writings on Philosophy and Literature af Iris Murdoch
1.008 3.66 Syntactic Structures af Noam Chomsky
1.007 3.76 In a Different Voice: Psychological Theory and Women's Development af Carol Gilligan
1.006 3.85 Demonic Males: Apes and the Origins of Human Violence af Dale Peterson
1.005 3.74 The Defeat of the Mind af Alain Finkielkraut
1.005 3.56 Dialogues Concerning Natural Religion: The Posthumous Essays of the Immortality of the Soul and of Suicide af David Hume
1.005 3.86 Således talte Zarathustra af Friedrich Nietzsche
1.002 3.98 Økonomi og filosofi : ungdomsskrifter af Karl Marx
1.001 3.86 Staten af Plato
1.001 4.09 Ethics af Baruch Spinoza
1 3.92 Violence af Slavoj Žižek
1 3.85 Beyond Good and Evil: Prelude to a Philosophy of the Future af Friedrich Nietzsche
1 3.55 Leviathan eller Materie, form & magt i et almenvel civilt og kirkeligt af Thomas Hobbes
0.998 3.94 A Treatise of Human Nature af David Hume
0.998 3.73 The Expression of the Emotions in Man and Animals af Charles Darwin
0.997 3.67 Statslære af Aristotle
0.996 4.02 Moralens oprindelse : et stridsskrift af Friedrich Nietzsche
0.996 3.09 Avatars of the Word: From Papyrus to Cyberspace af James J. O'Donnell
0.996 4.02 Metaphysics as a Guide to Morals (Penguin Philosophy) af Iris Murdoch
0.996 3.77 Selected Works af Marcus Tullius Cicero
0.994 3.57 Afhandling om ulighedens oprindelse og grundlæggelse blandt menneskene af Jean-Jacques Rousseau
0.992 3.83 Untimely Meditations af Friedrich Nietzsche
0.99 3.66 St. Thomas Aquinas on Politics and Ethics (Norton Critical Edition) af Thomas Aquinas
0.988 3.75 The Birth of Tragedy and Other Writings af Friedrich Nietzsche
0.987 3.98 Escape from Freedom af Erich Fromm
0.981 3.84 Lykkens erobring af Bertrand Russell
0.98 3.58 Discourse on Method / Meditations on First Philosophy af René Descartes
0.979 3.7 Meno af Plato
0.978 3.58 On the Social Contract af Jean-Jacques Rousseau
0.978 3.74 Gorgias af Plato
0.977 3.87 Etikken af Aristotle
0.977 4 The Enneads: Abridged Edition (Penguin Classics) af Plotinus
0.973 3.63 Categories af Aristotle
0.972 4.06 Tractatus logico-philosophicus af Ludwig Wittgenstein
0.968 3.9 The Consolation of Philosophy af Boethius
0.968 3.81 Tåbelighedens lovprisning af Desiderius Erasmus
0.968 3.72 Fyrsten af Niccolò Machiavelli
0.966 3.47 Rameau's Nephew and D'Alembert's Dream (Penguin Classics) af Denis Diderot
0.965 3.48 The Advancement of Learning (Modern Library Science) af Francis Bacon
0.965 3.37 Language, Truth and Logic af A. J. Ayer
0.965 3.91 Enten - eller af Søren Kierkegaard
0.964 3.91 Introduction to the Reading of Hegel: Lectures on the Phenomenology of Spirit af Alexandre Kojève
0.964 4.03 Menneskeligt, alt for menneskeligt af Friedrich Nietzsche
0.964 3.87 A Theory of Justice af John Rawls
0.963 3.94 En undersøgelse af nationernes velstand, dens natur og årsager af Adam Smith
0.961 4.28 For a New Liberty: The Libertarian Manifesto af Murray Rothbard
0.956 4.22 Sandhed og metode af Hans-Georg Gadamer
0.956 3.6 John Stuart Mills Levned fortalt af ham selv af John Stuart Mill
0.955 4.01 Kritik af dømmekraften af Immanuel Kant
0.954 4.14 Menneskets vilkår af Hannah Arendt
0.954 3.8 Candide eller Optimismen af Voltaire
0.953 3.96 On Liberty and Other Essays af John Stuart Mill
0.953 4.05 Anti-Oedipus: Capitalism and Schizophrenia af Gilles Deleuze
0.952 3.93 An Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding af David Hume
0.95 4.05 Essays: Moral, Political, and Literary af David Hume
0.948 4.03 On the Genealogy of Morals / Ecce Homo af Friedrich Nietzsche
0.947 3.5 Inventing Human Rights: A History af Lynn Hunt
0.947 4.13 The Better Angels of Our Nature: Why Violence Has Declined af Steven Pinker
0.947 3.81 The Concept of Mind af Gilbert Ryle
0.945 4.04 The Abolition of Man af C. S. Lewis
0.944 3.91 Four Essays on Liberty af Isaiah Berlin
0.944 3.89 On Free Choice of the Will af Saint Augustine
0.943 4.11 The Ethics ; Treatise on the Emendation of the Intellect ; Selected Letters af Baruch Spinoza
0.943 3.67 A Short History of Ethics: A History of Moral Philosophy from the Homeric Age to the Twentieth Century af Alasdair MacIntyre
0.937 3.96 The Presentation of Self in Everyday Life af Erving Goffman
0.935 3.98 Enchiridion af Epictetus
0.934 4.19 The Presocratic Philosophers: A Critical History with a Selection of Texts af G. S. Kirk
0.933 4.06 The Courage to Be af Paul Tillich
0.932 3.54 Lectures & conversations on aesthetics, psychology and religious belief af Ludwig Wittgenstein
0.931 3.99 The Concept of Law af H. L. A. Hart
0.93 3.68 The Essays af Francis Bacon
0.93 4.02 Symposion af Plato
0.929 4.21 The Basic Works of Aristotle af Aristotle
0.929 3.97 Kultur og værdi : spredte bemærkninger : et udvalg af de efterladte papirer af Ludwig Wittgenstein
0.928 3.68 An Essay Concerning Human Understanding af John Locke
0.927 4.11 The Need for Roots: Prelude to a Declaration of Duties Towards Mankind (Routledge Classics) af Simone Weil
0.926 3.78 The Portable Karl Marx af Karl Marx
0.926 3.95 The Metaphysics of Morals af Immanuel Kant
0.924 3.99 The Structure of Scientific Revolutions af Thomas S. Kuhn
0.921 4.19 The Conservative Mind: From Burke to Eliot af Russell Kirk
0.921 3.93 Om friheden af John Stuart Mill
0.921 3.73 A Philosophical Enquiry into the Origin of Our Ideas of the Sublime and Beautiful af Edmund Burke
0.92 3.75 Two Treatises of Government af John Locke
0.919 3.67 Cosmopolitanism: Ethics in a World of Strangers af Kwame Anthony Appiah
0.918 4 Naked Masks: Five Plays af Luigi Pirandello
0.918 3.72 A Dialogue on Personal Identity and Immortality af John Perry
0.918 3.48 What Does It All Mean?: A Very Short Introduction to Philosophy af Thomas Nagel
0.916 3.44 Saint Augustine af Garry Wills
0.916 3.7 Mencius af Mencius
0.915 3.94 The Origins of Virtue: Human Instincts and the Evolution of Cooperation af Matt Ridley
0.915 3.88 Et forsvar for kvindens rettigheder af Mary Wollstonecraft
0.914 4.04 Citizens: A Chronicle of the French Revolution af Simon Schama
0.912 4 Rights of Man af Thomas Paine
0.912 3.79 Introduction to Aristotle af Aristotle
0.91 4.04 The Great Chain of Being: A Study of the History of an Idea af Arthur O. Lovejoy
0.906 3.96 The Enchiridion on Faith, Hope and Love af Saint Augustine
0.904 4.08 After Virtue: A Study in Moral Theory af Alasdair MacIntyre
0.901 3.75 The Theory of Communicative Action, Volume 1: Reason and the Rationalization of Society af Jürgen Habermas
0.901 3.74 Marriage and Morals af Bertrand Russell
0.901 3.99 Fear and trembling ; and the sickness unto death af Søren Kierkegaard
0.9 4.1 Justice as Fairness: A Restatement af John Rawls
0.899 3.8 The Spirit of the Laws af Montesquieu
0.898 3.63 On Moral Ends af Marcus Tullius Cicero
0.896 4.16 Enquiries Concerning Human Understanding and Concerning the Principles of Morals af David Hume
0.895 3.38 Utilitarisme af John Stuart Mill
0.894 4.33 Philosophical Investigations af Ludwig Wittgenstein
0.892 3.97 Inventing America: Jefferson's Declaration of Independence af Garry Wills
0.891 3.52 The Elements of Moral Philosophy af James Rachels
0.89 3.95 Martin Luther : Selections From His Writings af Martin Luther
0.888 4.07 The Roots of Romanticism af Isaiah Berlin
0.888 4.13 The Theory of Moral Sentiments af Adam Smith
0.887 3.98 The Logic of Collective Action: Public Goods and the Theory of Groups af Mancur Olson
0.884 4.03 Naming and Necessity af Saul A. Kripke
0.882 3.97 Sokrates' domfældelse og død af Plato
0.882 3.83 The Prince and The Discourses af Niccolò Machiavelli
0.882 3.77 Ethics: Inventing Right and Wrong af J. L. Mackie
0.881 3.48 Ikke tid nok af James Gleick
0.88 3.99 Dialoger om den naturlige religion af David Hume
0.88 3.82 The Consolations of Philosophy af Alain de Botton
0.878 4.34 Essais 1-3 af Michel de Montaigne
0.877 3.87 Omsorgen for sig selv, Seksualitetens historie 3 af Michel Foucault
0.874 4.06 The Strategy of Conflict af Thomas C. Schelling
0.872 3.93 The Worldly Philosophers: The Lives, Times, and Ideas of the Great Economic Thinkers af Robert L. Heilbroner
0.871 3.66 The Foucault Reader af Michel Foucault
0.871 3.71 Protagoras af Plato
0.871 3.1 Assholes: A Theory af Aaron James
0.871 3.91 The Birth of Tragedy / The Genealogy of Morals af Friedrich Nietzsche
0.868 4.13 Overvågning og straf : fængslets fødsel af Michel Foucault
0.865 4.1 Wittgenstein; On Rules and Private Language; An Elementary Exposition af Saul A. Kripke
0.863 4.01 The Blue and Brown Books (Preliminary Studies for the Philosophical Investigations) af Ludwig Wittgenstein
0.862 4.19 The Origins of Totalitarianism af Hannah Arendt
0.861 3.88 Descartes' Error: Emotion, Reason, and the Human Brain af Antonio Damasio
0.859 4.24 The Age of Reason af Thomas Paine
0.857 4.05 Capitalism, Socialism, and Democracy af Joseph A. Schumpeter
0.856 3.75 In Defense of Anarchism af Robert Paul Wolff
0.85 3.93 Taking Rights Seriously af Ronald Dworkin
0.847 3.76 An Enquiry Concerning the Principles of Morals af David Hume
0.845 3.76 Elbow Room: The Varieties of Free Will Worth Wanting af Daniel C. Dennett
0.842 3.6 The Epicurus Reader: Selected Writings and Testimonia (HPC Classics) af Epicurus
0.842 2.95 Rousseau's Dog: Two Great Thinkers at War in the Age of Enlightenment af David Edmonds
0.84 3.92 Economics af Paul A. Samuelson
0.836 3.75 Et essay om mennesket : en introduktion til en filosofi om den menneskelige kultur af Ernst Cassirer
0.835 3.69 Isaac Newton af James Gleick
0.833 4.04 Upheavals of Thought: The Intelligence of Emotions af Martha C. Nussbaum
0.824 4.41 Freedom of the Will af Jonathan Edwards
0.822 3.79 Principia Ethica af G. E. Moore
0.821 3.64 Think: A Compelling Introduction to Philosophy af Simon Blackburn
0.818 4.23 The Gay Science af Friedrich Nietzsche
0.813 4.17 Daybreak: Thoughts on the Prejudices of Morality af Friedrich Nietzsche
0.812 3.96 Practical Ethics af Peter Singer
0.811 3.29 Matter and Consciousness: A Contemporary Introduction to the Philosophy of Mind af Paul M. Churchland
0.811 3.93 Gödel’s Proof af Ernest Nagel
0.805 4.22 Against the Current: Essays in the History of Ideas af Isaiah Berlin
0.802 3.85 Spheres Of Justice: A Defense Of Pluralism And Equality af Michael Walzer
0.801 4.19 Debt: The First 5,000 Years af David Graeber
0.798 3.54 Den evige fred af Immanuel Kant
0.794 4.04 Whose justice? Which rationality? af Alasdair MacIntyre
0.794 4.41 Complete Works of Aristotle, Volume One (Bollingen) af Aristotle
0.794 3.83 A History of Philosophy, Vol. 2 : Medieval Philosophy : From Augustine to Duns Scotus af Frederick Copleston
0.792 4.22 Radical Enlightenment: Philosophy and the Making of Modernity 1650-1750 af Jonathan I. Israel
0.787 4.34 The Constitution of Liberty af F. A. Hayek
0.785 4.35 Sources of the Self: The Making of the Modern Identity af Charles Taylor
0.784 3.98 Evil: Inside Human Violence and Cruelty af Roy F. Baumeister
0.784 4.12 Early Writings af Karl Marx
0.779 4.33 Ludwig Wittgenstein: The Duty of Genius af Ray Monk
0.776 3.84 The (Honest) Truth About Dishonesty: How We Lie to Everyone - Especially Ourselves af Dan Ariely
0.774 3.89 Sacher-Masoch og masochismen : det kolde og det grusomme af Gilles Deleuze
0.77 3.95 Committed: A Rabble-Rouser's Memoir af Dan Mathews
0.767 4.19 Kapitalen i det 21. århundrede af Thomas Piketty
0.767 4.2 Reasons and Persons af Derek Parfit
0.759 3.93 The Essential Epicurus: Letters, Principal Doctrines, Vatican Sayings, and Fragments (Great Books in Philosophy) af Epicurus
0.759 3.48 Fænomenologi og følelser. Forsøg på en følelsernes teori af Jean-Paul Sartre
0.758 3.77 Karl Marx: His Life and Environment af Isaiah Berlin
0.756 3.95 The Passions and the Interests: Political Arguments for Capitalism before Its Triumph af Albert O. Hirschman
0.751 4.06 The Subjection of Women af John Stuart Mill
0.75 4.11 Humanity : a moral history of the twentieth century af Jonathan Glover
0.747 4.42 How to Read the Bible: A Guide to Scripture, Then and Now af James L. Kugel
0.746 4.18 How Are We to Live? Ethics in an Age of Self-Interest af Peter Singer
0.741 4.12 Philosophy and the Mirror of Nature af Richard Rorty
0.733 4.15 From a Logical Point of View: 9 Logico-Philosophical Essays af W. V. Quine
0.731 4.12 The Rise of Christianity af Rodney Stark
0.73 3.77 Introduction to Saint Thomas Aquinas af Thomas Aquinas
0.723 3.94 Introduction to Logic af Irving M. Copi
0.719 4.24 Enten-eller (Bind 2) af Søren Kierkegaard
0.717 4.09 The Cambridge Dictionary of Philosophy af Robert Audi
0.712 3.89 A History of Philosophy, Vol. 3 : Late Medieval and Renaissance Philosophy : Ockham, Francis Bacon, and the Beginning of the Modern World af Frederick Copleston
0.709 4.14 How to Live: Or A Life of Montaigne in One Question and Twenty Attempts at an Answer af Sarah Bakewell
0.707 4.46 A Spinoza Reader: The Ethics and Other Works af Baruch Spinoza
0.707 4.39 Labor and Monopoly Capital: The Degradation of Work in the Twentieth Century af Harry Braverman
0.702 4.08 Word and Object af Willard Van Orman Quine
0.7 3.98 The Story of the Jews: Finding the Words, 1000 BCE – 1492 CE af Simon Schama
0.7 4.39 Jonathan Edwards: A Life af George M. Marsden
0.698 4.24 Obedience to Authority af Stanley Milgram
0.695 3.91 Interaction Ritual - Essays on Face-to-Face Behavior af Erving Goffman
0.691 4.18 Letters to Lucilius [in translation] af Lucius Annaeus Seneca the Younger
0.674 3.48 Syv teorier om den menneskelige natur af Leslie Stevenson
0.655 4.21 On Being Ill af Virginia Woolf
0.62 4.42 The King's Two Bodies af Ernst H. Kantorowicz
0.583 4.32 The Complete Works of Aristotle, Volume Two (Revised Oxford Translation) af Aristotle
0.5 4.17 Marx's Concept of Man af Erich Fromm
0.48 4.65 The Encyclopedia of philosophy af Paul Edwards