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A Mirror Darkly
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Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 35,520. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Corvis Nocturnum brings you his personal collection of essays penned from years of observing his fellow man. Few authors since Nietzsche or LaVey have so vehemently rallied against societal, religious and governmental hypocrisies, laughable shortcomings and failings. Sharply critical of apathetic bottom feeders an
How To Become A Millionaire Tomorrow
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Motivational
How to become a millionaire tomorrow? touches on the philosophy behind money and explore how one can become a millionaire super fast. The obvious answer is in the book's subtitle, which claims one shall not buy this book in order to become a millionaire tomorrow. That would hold the truth if the book cost a million dollars, but for almost a million less, you can enjoy this. Free wallet inside!
Onafhankelijk Denken - filosoferen doe je zelf
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,030. Language: Dutch. Published: March 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Onafhankelijke Denken is een ideaal boek als je zelf het filosofische pad op wilt gaan. Dit boek stimuleert het eigen denken, o.a. door vragen te stellen en de dialoog aan te gaan, maar behandelt ook de "kritische fase" waarin het denkproces onderzocht wordt op logica en argumentatie. Onafhankelijk Denken is zowel geschikt voor filosofie-lessen maar zeker ook voor zelfstudie.
Return to the Real
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Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 65,220. Language: American English. Published: February 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
The book presented in front of you is an intellectual inquiry into how the society of today should develop and finally be sent on a way of progress for the whole of humanity. It is a radical thought presented both philosophically and in a plain language. It is a must read for any that wish for a better world for all, an inqury into the obstacles that are present now and will be for the time being.
Princely Thoughts - A Book of Quotes
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
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A wonderful culmination of a lifetime of thoughts, experiences and endeavors, which provides the reader with insight, meaning, laughter, inspiration and entertainment, as well as offer a simple viewpoint to the wonderful life we lead.
The Death Study Book
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,840. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2013 by M-y Books. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
J. Krishnamurti - a shot of expresso to your spirit The trouble with so-called ‘self-help gurus’ is that they think they have all the answers. Invariably they haven’t. Jiddu Krishnamurti is different on almost every level imaginable. He’s been called a messiah and a philosopher… but he refused to accept those labels or any other - so you could say he was the ultimate individualist.
The Individual and Society
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,860. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2013 by M-y Books. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
By focusing on the fact of our entrenched conditioning and the necessity for the psyche to undergo a revolution, Krishnamurti brings us to the interface, to the source of both the individual and society.
Why do You live With Stress
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,190. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2013 by M-y Books. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
In this incredibly penetrating talk, Krishnamurti describes the psychological pressures of life and how these pressures affect right living: 'We were saying that any form of pressure on the brain affects our whole way of life. We were also saying that this pressure affects our activities, our attitudes, our character, and our way of living. The pressure--economic, social, ethical, and religious--i
Necessary Wisdom
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 33,190. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
In this outstanding collection of six feature interviews that began in the 1980s, journalist D. Patrick Miller and philosopher Jacob Needleman discuss Making Sense of Mysticism, The Secrets of Time and Love, The Meanings of Money, Searching for the Soul of America, Meeting God without Religion, and finally, The Need for Philosophy.
Krishnamurti-Commentaries on Living_Series1
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,030. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2013 by M-y Books. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
In this series of commentaries J. Krishnamurti, one of the great thinkers of our time, touches upon many human problems—our hopes, our fears, our illusions, our beliefs, our prejudices—and in the simplest language seems to pierce to their roots. “The sheer simplicity is breathtaking. The reader is given, in one paragraph,often in one sentence, enough to keep him exploring,questioning,
J Krishnamurti-Action
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,560. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2013 by M-y Books. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
The passages in this Study Book have been taken directly from Krishnamurti’s talks and books from 1933 through 1967. The compil- ers began by reading all the passages from this period which contained the word action—the theme of this book. This would not have been possible without the use of a full text computer database, produced by the Krishnamurti Foundation Trust of England.
The Solidarity of the Concordance
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Price: Free! Words: 1,590. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Wholeness arrives by mixing the suspension: Classicists drone toward dull perfection, Romanticists drown in feeling’s affection; Worse, others alternate between extremes— It’s not this nor that, but of a joined direction.
Reflections on the 2012 Apocalyptic View of the World
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Price: Free! Words: 5,950. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
A reflection on the doomsday prophecy of 21 December 2012.
Slavery and The Existence of an Immutably Good God
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,860. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Xavier the atheist argues Christians cannot “reconcile their belief on slavery, God’s nature, and His proclamations on slavery” within scripture. He discussed other issues and presented a few additional claims, but the heart of his essay centered on the alleged inconsistency of an immutably good God issuing laws regulating slavery. An Apologetic Paper.
Understanding Marx: Class Struggle
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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.
Where in the World is God?
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Price: Free! Words: 143,080. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Neuropsychology
Where in the World is God? traces the course of an informal study of humanity’s choices today, linking them with energy-driven needs of the universe. The author examines her premises, provides extensive data collected mostly from mainstream media, and draws conclusions that link the course of humanity’s life with the long-term, evolutionary needs of the universe.
Outside The Box
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 25,870. Language: British English. Published: December 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Theoretical book about the universe, God, Dimensions and everything else that gets one thinking "outside the box". This book is straight to the point with no puffing, there is very little, mathematics, or hard scientific formula. When one looks at their surroundings one should look further than just the items themselves, and discover a whole universe just waiting to be explored.
Flotsam - A Boomer’s Vignettes
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Price: Free! Words: 16,790. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Flotsam contains scenes and pictures from this baby boomer's life. My experiences are no better than anyone else's: no worse. My experiences and lessons learned directly influence my novels, for as Ayn Rand says, "When you sit down to write, you do not need to calculate everything in a slow, conscious way. Your inspiration comes to the exact extent of the knowledge you have stored."
The Stimulusworks Warehouse
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 102,640. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
In this warehouse, the essential elements of life are displayed; hope waits to be examined, ingenuity anticipates a touch. Inside, the paradox shades the precept and the amusing tints the profound. Stretching one’s legs in this building, will also strengthen the mind and expand the spirit by providing an impetus that works, the inspiration to work, and a stimulus for a life’s work
The Atheist Delusion
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Series: The Teaching Books of Vic Zarley, Five. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,470. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Atheism/Agnosticism
Atheists used to be somewhat quiet in their beliefs but in the past few years have become quite vocal. Where they used to tolerate Christians, now they want the religion eliminated. "The Atheist Delusion" encourages the Christian community to be transformed and BECOME the church Jesus heads as well as rebuts Richard Dawkins, and his book "The God Delusion," pointing out the flaws in his thinking.