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The Ancient Path to Eternal Bliss
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Price: $3.60 USD. Words: 31,410. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Stress Management
Most of us have trouble coping with loneliness, illness, old age, and death. Because of these, we can’t live a worry-free, meaningful, and fulfilling life. Fortunately, knowing reality will set us free. Hin reveals the reality with philosophy, religion and science.
A Joseph Campbell Companion: Reflections on the Art of Living
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 82,670. Language: American English. Published: February 1, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
One of Joseph Campbell's most popular, most quoted works, A Joseph Campbell Companion is a treasure trove of insight and inspiration, thought-provoking in its depth, poetic in its scope. Drawn from a month-long workshop at the world-famous Esalen Institute held in celebration of the scholar's eightieth birthday, the Companion captures Campbell at his best: wise, funny, intelligent, and inspiring.
An Introduction to the Later Wittgenstein for Students
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,760. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
This book, which grows out of eight years of teaching the later Wittgenstein, focuses on his great work, Philosophical Investigations. After a brief resume of the background that led him to change his approach to philosophy dramatically, it addresses the two main subjects of the Investigations, language and the mind, and concludes with reflections on the scope and place of his work.
NOW and the Weltanschauung of Government Men
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Price: Free! Words: 20,390. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Philosophy of Science
In this short work the world view (Weltanschauung) of this sci-fi/fantasy author is outlined, including the concept of NOW: the continuing Big-Bang event of our one universe. Focus is on physics quantum mechanics interpretation and multiverse concepts. This is contrasted with the fanciful world view of the novels Government Men and its prequel Secrets of Goth Mountain.
Looking For the Way: Two systems of a small planet and how the Universe works
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 83,850. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014 by Amolibros. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Look around…have you ever wondered how all this works? What is the goal of life, its object or purpose and what is the best way to achieve that goal? Me, too, so I embarked on a journey to find the fundamental law of the Universe.
Bezna 5
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Price: Free! Words: 54,980. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Bezna 5 makes an ouroboric move of plunging into itself ('Bezna' in Romanian means consistent darkness + diffuse fear). Bezna 5 is darkly glowing dead thinking, cosmic pessimism, hairy autonomy, limbo sighs, horrendous pink volumes, underground nematodes, happy dismemberment, haunting prehumanism, bio-glow, sinister moods, eternal stillness, future plague, idiot nonknowing and news from Cioran.
Prosophy. After philosophy
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Price: Free! Words: 47,720. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
A short essay on i. Postmodernist perspectives in philosophy, their plus sides and shortcomings; ii. General biography, or the most encompassing view over their common condition humans can possibly share; iii. Proethics, both preternatural and unavoidable for everyone to fulfill their native freedom. Fourth edition, fully revised. Same as newly printed softcover (www.lulu.com, ISBN 9781326073053).
Experience Curating: How to Gain Focus, Increase Influence, and Simplify Your Life
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,130. Language: American English. Published: April 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Experience Curating isn't just about Joel Zaslofsky's unique FAOCAS framework and how to reap its rewards with your favorite tools. It's a three-part blueprint to achieve your own brand of success, complete with real-world case studies from Evernote, The Huffington Post, and even the Brothers Grimm.
Globalized Wisdom of the XXI Century
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Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 38,280. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious philosophy
This book is a sort of summary of the main ideas of main world religions and philosophies,organized and explained following a purely logic structure which seeks to unify them.
The Law of Natural Manifestation
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Series: Law of Attraction, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,320. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
So, you have read ‘The Secret’? You have gone through the words of many modern Law of Attraction writers! And yet you wonder why the Law of Attraction is not changing your kismet! Know the truth ... because only ‘truth can set you free’, not your ‘make-believes’. Read this book to release your true potentials and for self-emancipation. This is the secret beyond ‘The Secret'!
Positive Oratory: Great Thoughts
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Series: Great Oratory, Book 4 ยท Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 300. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 20,350. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
Positive or optimistic attitude happens to be the key to success and prosperity in life, however, most of people remain deprived of this virtue, for they seldom try to find or come across the sources which might inspire and motivate them.
Living the Spirituality of Reality: Experiencing Truth in the Universe
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,120. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Lyron extends his 'spirituality of reality' with notes on how this way of life is lived in practical terms. He offers a new philosophy which is simultaneously illuminating, inspiring and practical. A must-read for people wishing to push the limits of their experience of life in this miraculous universe.
Escape 'the Matrix': Breaking Free of Illusions for an Authentic Meaningful Life
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 60,400. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Jake Lyron examines the 'Matrix' of illusions the world has ended in through the domination of media, the digital world and super-consumerism. He shows how this apparent advancement has eroded happiness and wellbeing and offers as a solution a simpler way of life in accord with nature and traditional values. Illuminating for the problem, inspiring for the solution.
The Little Fount
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 87,370. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
The Little Fount looks at the modern world through the eyes of a man who has learned how to see past the petty insecurities of society's expectations. Written as a long-form essay, it is a modern take on philosophy and religion.
A Privileged Time
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,260. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Acceptance of age is neither collapse nor surrender to decay. Collapse comes when a structure is weakly constructed with insufficient internal support to maintain the integrity of the whole. By resisting or denying the passage of our seasons, we trade opportunity to evolve for the brittle illusion of stability.
You Can Have Your Dreams Come True!
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 39,900. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Daily affirmations
This book has no chapters. Every sentence is a lesson. You can open it to any page and find wonderful ideas on how to think, how to speak, how to act, in ways you perhaps may never have "THOUGHT" about before. Read with a highlighter in hand! The subject of the book is Creative Consciousness which I have been teaching for over fifty years. (And I'm only 39!)
Filosofia de la Ciencia
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,710. Language: Spanish. Published: October 14, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
Es un estudio amplio sobre la especulación científica y los esfuerzos epistemológicos, fenomenológicos, gnoseológicos, existencialistas, materialistas, cartesianos y científicos, desde el surgimiento de la filosofía hasta los tiempos actuales.
Las mariposas vuelan libres: Un acercamiento innovador y radical a la evolución espiritual
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Series: Butterflies. Price: Free! Words: 121,490. Language: Spanish. Published: October 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Cuando Nicolás Copérnico descubrió que la Tierra no era el centro del Universo, todo cambió. Cuando Frederick Miescher descubrió el ADN, todo cambió otra vez. Cuando los físicos cuánticos han descubierto que nuestro universo físico no es real, que es un holograma, todo…¡espera!, nada ha cambiado. Ahora “Las mariposas vuelan libres” ofrece un acceso nuevo y radical a la evolución espiritual.
The Philosophy of Desert Metaphors in Ibrahim al-Koni: The Bleeding of the Stone
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 53,690. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2013 by FARAXA Publishing (USA). Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
In The Philosophy of Desert Metaphors in Ibrahim al-Koni - The Bleeding of the Stone, Meinrad Calleja takes a close look at one of al-Koni’s works – The bleeding of the stone – and attempts to prise out philosophical reflections concealed in the text. In it the desert provides a landscape rich in allusions while metaphors allow readers to engage in creative interpretation.
A Head In The Cloud: Tutorials, Mini-Tutorials, Micro-Tutorials, and Appreciations From the Blog of Robert Paul Wolff
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Series: The Collected Papers of Robert Paul Wolff, Book 4. Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 138,320. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013 by Society for Philosophy & Culture. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
From Robert Paul Wolff's popular blog, the Philosopher's Stone, comes a series of "Tutorials", "Mini-Tutorials", "Micro-Tutorials" and "Appreciations" on topics such as Karl Marx, Sigmund Freud, Kiekegaard, Max Weber, Ideological Critique, Afro-American Studies, and more.