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Scholarship: Two Convocation Addresses on University Life
By Abraham Kuyper
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 18,210. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014 by Christian's Library Press. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
MORE THAN A HUNDRED YEARS AGO Abraham Kuyper and his followers recognized that knowledge (curriculum) and behavior (pedagogy) are embedded in everyone’s core beliefs about the nature of God, humanity, and the world. Kuyper delivered the two convocation addresses included in this volume to the students of the Vrije Universiteit (Free University) in Amsterdam in 1889 and 1900.
Teachers, Students, and Education Specialists - Poems
By Felipe Adan Lerma
Series: Poetry. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,790. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
72 Original poems for Teachers & Teaching Nearly 20 years of poetry writing is represented in this full edition of Teachers, Students, and Education Specialist poems. Teacher poetry titles include: "Elementary School Teacher" - "ESL Teacher" - "Fitness Teacher" - "Kindergarten Teacher" Other titles include: "Drill Team" - "Honor Roll" - "Choir Director" - "Librarian" - "School Bus Driver"
Most Treasured Thankful Quotes
By Ingrid Renner
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,260. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Reference
In this day and age, sometimes it is hard reflect and be thankful for every precious day as well as the people in our lives and the love they show us. This book is a compilation of 124 of our most treasured thankful quotes. Beautifully illustrated, you may use the quotes in a card to show your appreciation, toast a special occasion or just to read and reflect on feelings of gratitude and joy.
Teaching Philosophy
By Valerie Hockert, PhD
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,720. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2013 by Justice Gray. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
Do you need a guide for teaching philosophy? This book gives you some basic discussion questions, essay questions, assignments, and even includes grading rubrics! Includes are notes on Thomas Hobbes, Renee Descartes, and John Locke. This book gives you enough material to teach an introductory philosophy class. Whether you teach in an institution, or home school, you will find this book to be
Some Will Win, Some Will Lose (and Some are Born to Sing the Blues)
By Roy Wilson
Series: Mulling Over School and Life, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,200. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
This book considers the following questions that anyone might ask at one or more points in their life. Will I be a success? Am I a success? Was I a success? The intended audience consists of (primarily) the general reader who is interested in education and (secondarily) the student of schooling, who is often an aspiring, current or former teacher.
Overcoming Loneliness
By Dr. Christopher Handy, Ph.D.
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 4,610. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
If you are feeling lonely as you are reading this, you are not alone. The reason why I put this e-book together is because I know what it is like. Loneliness is a topic that is very close to my heart because I have been through the depths of empty, meaningless feelings many times and I am not new to that kind of feeling.
Reality:A Matter of Perception
By Gary Wonning
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,550. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013 by The Florida Hooiser. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
I have found over the years that there is no such thing as reality, it is only how we perceive it. Each of us may have a different view of it because of our different beliefs and experiences. Two individuals can be sitting side by side, looking at the same event and “see” two entirely different outcomes based on their individual perceptions.
Understanding Sartre: Existentialism is a Humanism
By Hercules Bantas
Series: Understanding Philosophy, Book 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
In 'Existentialism is a Humanism', Jean-Paul Sartre defended existential philosophy from a wide range of criticisms, including a popular perception that many of its key tenets were overly pessimistic. This essay-length guide explains many of the arguments Sartre presented in the lecture, including key concepts such as abandonment, and existence preceding essence.
Lynching Willie
By A.J. Briscoe
Price: Free! Words: 3,950. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
The book “Lynching Willie” was written to inform today’s youth about the schemes put in place to thwart the progress of African Americans in America. We can rebuild the family structure, and focus on financial empowerment and the restoration of sound morals. Destructive thinking and behavior has overwhelmed the potential of our youth throughout the inner cities of the U.S.
Understanding Marx: Class Struggle
By Hercules Bantas
Series: Understanding Philosophy, Book 8. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,950. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Many of Karl Marx's social and economic theories have the concept of class struggle at their core. This essay length guide examines Marx's concept of class struggle, and explains its role in the revolutionary process. Topics covered include a definition of class, the dialectic development of society, and the formation of the capitalist state, and the classless society.
Alcoholism
By Dr. Christopher Handy, Ph.D.
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 6,450. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
Alcoholism is a short e-book essay written to discuss the effects alcoholism on our society and how it plays a role in the lives of so many people and culturals. Alcoholism has been the cause of many marriages to end, loss of employment, and the loss of one self.
Saving Our Children
By Dr. Christopher Handy, Ph.D.
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 7,160. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Essays
Saving Our Children is a collection of essays written to educate society on how to save our youths from the challenges that comes today with being a child. Saving Our Children is a blue print to save our children and our future.
Toward a Philosophy of Christian Education
By Byron West
Price: Free! Words: 3,570. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
Every Christian educator has the privilege and responsibility of communicating God's truth to each generation. Toward a Philosophy of Christian Education serves as an introductory guide to educators examining the goals, roles of the educator and other general practices of a distinctly Christian education.