Nietzsche was one of the most revolutionary thinkers in Western philosophy; this remains his most famous and influential work. It tells how the ancient Persian prophet Zarathustra descended as the new messiah, preaching the transformation of our will of power to reach a category of a better man. / ..
This book goes on an historical journey from the birth of what began to be known as «Baile flamenco» in the mid-nineteenth century to the latest news about this style of dance and the last shows that we have had the pleasure of contemplating. / Este libro presenta un recorrido histórico desde el na..
Geddes’s Chasing the Sun analyzes all aspects of our relationship to the sun, which continues to shape our bodies and minds in the twenty-first century. The fascinating stories, innovative science, and unique perspectives make it clear that the ancients were right to put the sun at the center of our..
The quantum theory has changed Western philosophy, casting doubt on explanations of the universe's genesis and structure. Biocentrism completes this shift in worldview that life ultimately reduces to physics. In its place it offers the revolutionary view that biology is primary, that life creates th..
A scientist's exploration of the working memory begins with a story by Borges about a man who could not forget. Imagine the astonishment felt by neuroscientist Rodrigo Quian Quiroga when he found a fantastically precise interpretation of his research findings in a story written by the great Argentin..
The famous Inspector Craig goes on new and unusual adventures to learn more about the secrets of combinatorial logic: «I must confess that the subject intrigues me enormously. But I would like to know how, when and why it originated». Today, it has important applications in computing and artificial ..
Mathematician and combinatorial logician Haskell Curry, in besides being a specialist in systems theory and formal processes, was an avid birdwatcher. Motivated by the memory of the late Professor Curry, Raymond Smullyan chose birds as the combinatorial objects for some of the riddles that appear in..
The irrevocable loss that death brings is a cause of horror for us. However, beyond this terrifying vision, the reflection on death finds its expression in a singular rhetoric that multiplies it and turns it into a phenomenon, a manifestation and even a living experience. Byung-Chul Han describes de..
Cipriano Martos Case. Life and Death of an Anti-Fr
Cipriano Martos Jiménez, member of the Communist Party of Spain, died in 1973 at the Hospital de Sant Joan de Reus. His death remained ignored by an impatient regime eager to bury what undoubtedly smelled of political crime. Is there anyone who can testify that Cipriano Martos was tortured? / Cipri..
This basic manual for Catholics Without Complexes is not a religion book. Its objective is to provide necessary arguments in a clear, brief and direct way to refute the usual attacks: the crusades, the riches of the Church, its refusal to accept certain "forms of progress", such as abortion or eutha..
We entrust readers with thirty fragments of reflections, meditations, recollections, and images - one for each year that has passed since the explosion that rocked and destroyed a part of the Chernobyl nuclear power station in April 1986. The aesthetic visions, thoughts, and experiences that have ma..
Corruption has become one of the most important problems worldwide. It affects economic growth, generates inequality and delegitimizes public institutions. But even so, it is a phenomenon that is poorly understood by citizens, confused with other criminal phenomena and used politically with excessiv..