School of Athens

B-List: General Philosophy


  • M.J. Addler, Ten Philosophical Mistakes; Aristotle
  • W. Barrett, Irrational Man
  • D. Birsch, Philosophical Issues
  • P. Churchland, Brain-wise
  • Jose Ortega Y Gasset, The Revolt of the Masses
  • Romano Guardini, The Death of Socrates
  • T.Z. Lavine, From Socrates to Sartre
  • D. Palmer, Looking at Philosophy; The Center Doesn’t Hold (ch. 7 Ethics)
  • J. Searle, Minds, Brains and Science; The Rediscovery of the Mind; Intentionality: An Essay in the Philosophy of Mind
  • H. Dreyfus, What Computers still can't do
  • Jostein Gaarder, Sophie’s World
  • Shick & Vaughn, How to Think about Weird Things
  • L. Stevenson, Ten Theories of Human Nature
  • Edith Hamilton, The Greek Way
  • Ernst Cassirer, An Essay on Man

Physics and Science

  • R. Stannard, End of Discovery


  • C.S. Lewis, Mere Christianity; The Abolition of Man
  • C.K. Chesterton, Orthodoxy
  • B. Russell, On God and Religion

Eastern Religion

  • F. Capra, The Tao of Physics
  • A. Watts, Many books