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Great Thinkers Set

A bundle containing our Great Thinkers book and The Thinker Game card set: a comprehensive collection of some of the most important ideas of Eastern and Western culture. Learn what we can apply to our lives today from the worlds of:

  • Anthropology
  • Architecture
  • Art
  • Design
  • Literature
  • Philosophy
  • Political theory
  • Psychology
  • Science
  • Sociology

A beautiful addition to any bookshelf or games cabinet, this set makes a thoughtful gift for the culturally curious or anyone who could benefit from guidance from history's greatest thinkers. Read a chapter of the book with your morning coffee, or play the game with friends and family to test your knowledge and learn more about the people behind the ideas. 


This set includes:

Great Thinkers Book: The canon of The School of Life: a collection of 60 individuals across the millenia who help to frame our intellectual project. Learn everything you need to know about a diverse range of thinkers, from Confucius to Tolstoy, Nietzsche to Warhol. 

Hardback with full colour illustrations and ribbon marker | 480 pages | 202mm x 150mm x 45mm 

The Thinker GameI think… therefore I am…? This ‘guess who’ game features 52 great thinkers drawn from The School of Life’s curriculum. From da Vinci to Freud, Machiavelli to Woolf, players take on the personas of leading cultural figures.

52 game cards | 89mm x 126mm | Instruction card and Thinker index included