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Poker and Philosophy: Pocket Rockets and Philosopher Kings (Popular Culture and Philosophy) Paperback – 18 May 2006

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  • Paperback: 222 pages
  • Publisher: Open Court; First Printing edition (18 May 2006)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0812695941
  • ISBN-13: 978-0812695946
  • Product Dimensions: 17 x 1.3 x 22.6 cm
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  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 4,379,701 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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You got to know when to hold them, know when to develop their coherent system of hermeneutics and determine their phenomenology. According to this collection of 19 poker-faced but nevertheless witty essays, a firm grounding philosophy can be handier than an ace up your sleeve in the poker game that is life. General notions on the table include poke

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