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the Seven Maxims: a Hopeful Endeavour
By Chad Davis
Price: Free! Words: 12,450. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
A thought-provoking analysis of the argumentative nature of our beliefs as well as a suggestion on how to live less abrasively.
The Tao of Tennis
By Bob Warden
Price: Free! Words: 6,630. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern
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The classic Tao Te Ching adapted for life on the tennis court. Ancient Eastern wisdom as the basis for practical advice to play and coach your best. Written by a professional tennis instructor with a degree in philosophy and English. Play your best tennis, live your best life! ** Recommended by legendary tennis guru Allen Fox, and by eminent professor of Chinese philosophy Roger T. Ames. **
人体中的阴阳——对立统一规律在人体的表现
By 李琚洲 II
Price: Free! Words: 570. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: March 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Holism
文章首先阐述了人体中存在的一些矛盾,例如:血压调节中的矛盾、血糖调节中的矛盾、凝血和抗凝血的矛盾、氧化和抗氧化的矛盾,随后简述了应激,之后提出了人体中阴阳的定义,并对阴阳之间的关系作了哲学方面的论述,接着又对心、肾、肝等重要脏器阴阳的生化生理实质作了探讨,最后对阴虚、阳虚证的生化生理实质以及寒凉性及温热性中药对阴阳的影响作了初步的论证,并且诠释了随着年龄的增长会出现“阳常有余,阴常不足”阴阳矛盾双方力量对比失衡的现象及其原因之所在。
Eastern and Western Philosophy
By Rodney Ohebsion
Price: Free! Words: 8,990. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012 by Immediex Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern
The Buddha, Lao Tzu, Confucius, Socrates, Descartes, Hume, Kant, Schopenhauer, Kierkegaard, Nietzsche, and Wittgenstein
Creativity and Intention in Evolution
By Albert Low
Price: Free! Words: 8,840. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern
Charles Darwin has changed for ever the way we see ourselves, and our place in the universe. The debate between the Creationists and the neo-Darwinians continues in full fury. One outcome of this has been to see Darwin’s theory become entrenched as a dogma, defended by evangelical apologists, and no longer a reasonable account of how human beings have evolved from earlier life forms.