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Keeping the Peace: A Guide to Video Game Journalism
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Price: Free! Words: 2,860. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Games
Video game journalism is the behemoth mass media machine that determines whether or not video games soar to new heights or fail miserably. Have you ever wondered how it all works? Yes? No? Have no fear! In "Keeping the Peace: A Guide to Video Game Journalism," you will gain a satirical insight into how the game industry works, but specifically as it relates to journalism and journalists.
The Kindest People: Heroes and Good Samaritans (Volume 7)
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Series: The Kindest People: Heroes and Good Samaritans, Book 7. Price: Free! Words: 78,090. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
This book contains 250 stories of Good Samaritans and Heroes. A Sample: Good deeds tend to be practical and pragmatic rather than elegant. In 1977, poet Deena Metzger fell on an icy street in New York City. A black man saw her and ordered two young males who happened to be walking nearby, “Pick that woman up!”
The Human Center
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Price: Free! Words: 95,140. Language: American English. Published: April 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
The Human Center is nine essays on American history, nature-nurture, instinct, spirituality, trade, human scale, space, and near equality. The Human Center describes how we are still tribal beings.
Why We Should Go Vegan
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Price: Free! Words: 18,990. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
We should go vegan! That is the unambiguous conclusion of this short book. This conclusion is reached through a broad examination of the consequences of our not being vegan – both in relation to human health, environmental pollution, the risk of the spread of diseases, and in relation to the animals we farm and kill. The bottom line: We have a strong ethical obligation to go vegan.
На Крыльях Надежды: Проза
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Price: Free! Words: 81,070. Language: Russian. Published: October 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Сборник вдохновляющих и философских рассказов о жизненных испытаниях, любви, надежде, вере, и несломимости человеческого духа. Пусть эта книга поможет вам найти добрый ответ на вопрос о человеческой природе, его сильных и слабых сторонах, его происхождении и силе духа, и смысле его жизни.
Why "Happy Meat" Is Always Wrong
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Price: Free! Words: 10,880. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
This essay attacks the “happy meat” position head-on. It argues that this position is morally indefensible and that it not only causes immense amounts of animal suffering, but also, somewhat ironically, serves as the very foundation of our abuse of animals today. This reveals the moral urgency of stopping the spread of this position and of rejecting it completely.
Philosophy for the Masses: Ethics
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Price: Free! Words: 56,490. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
This book consists of a number of philosophical arguments about ethics that I find interesting and that I think that some other people may find interesting. May you be struck by philosophical lightning.
Ethical Reflections
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Price: Free! Words: 20,490. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
brief reflections on the ethical implications of many things we do without thinking about them; each reflection is short and to the point and is intended to prompt reflection on your own part.
Love, Actually
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Price: Free! Words: 32,650. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
There's no such thing as evil. Morality is not spiritual. Love is real. LOVE, ACTUALLY is a book full of new ideas, a book about everything that offers our lives meaning. Mark Crane poses a compelling challenge to readers to rethink basic ideas about cognition, religion, identity, and morality. Using engaging examples and carefully-documented sources, Crane builds a revolutionary case fo
Essere al mondo
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Series: Studi prosofici. Price: Free! Words: 85,190. Language: Italian. Published: December 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Questo libro è un'introduzione alla biografia generale e alla prosofia, riflessione post-ontologica sull'origine di ogni darsi eventuale, senza preclusioni ideotiche. Vi è indagato il fondamento del sapere e dell'agire comune a tutti gli esseri umani, provando a rifletterlo in un meta-pensiero adogmatico, aperto al contributo attivo estetico ed etico di ciascuno.
Del che è & che non è
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Series: Studi prosofici. Price: Free! Words: 107,470. Language: Italian. Published: April 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Le culture si spendono per confinare l’inafferrabilità dell’evenienza, che è conseguenza dell’umana libertà. I modi del confinamento fanno appello a idee di razionalità e di socialità che vedono quell’afferrare come indispensabile e doveroso. Qui, come in 'Essere al mondo', si indaga invece l’originaria libertà dei rapporti tra mondo, mente e medio per conoscerla nell’immediatezza del suo darsi.
Quasi come essere
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Series: Studi prosofici. Price: Free! Words: 84,540. Language: Italian. Published: December 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology
Introduzione alla prosofia, o pensiero post-filosofico dell'essere-al-mondo, con particolare attenzione riservata ai rapporti tra logica e prologica. Il saggio riesamina sotto diversa angolazione i concetti di biografia elementare proposti in 'Essere al mondo' e la cognizione complessiva dell’esistenza che ne consegue. Seconda edizione riveduta e ampliata.
Sur les ailes d'espoir: Prose
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Price: Free! Words: 85,770. Language: French. Published: October 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Une collection de nouvelles inspirées et philosophiques des défis de vie, l'amour, l'espoir, la foi, le surpassement de difficultés et jamais le renoncement. Permettez à ce livre de vous aider à trouver une réponse gentille à la nature de l'homme, ses forces et les faiblesses, son origine et le pouvoir d'esprit et le sens de sa vie.
На Крыльях Надежды: Поэзия
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Price: Free! Words: 28,510. Language: Russian. Published: October 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Поэтический жизнеутверждающий сборник
Human Moral Code
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Price: Free! Words: 15,510. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
In order to assist those who would walk the moral path, I have brought about this compilation, as a guidebook presenting, in one place, most of the human moral code. This guidebook has nothing to do with matters of man and God, of divine rewards or retribution, of this world and the next.
The Humanist Approach to Happiness: Free Digital Sampler
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Price: Free! Words: 3,980. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
This book is provided as a free sampler of Jen Hancock’s The Humanist Approach to Happiness: Practical Wisdom and includes selected excerpts taken from several of the chapters. This sampler represents about 10% of the book. The full version goes into more detail on each of the concepts and many more and includes information on how to implement these ideas in a practical way.
Prosophy
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Price: Free! Words: 38,060. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
A short essay on i) dominant post-philosophical perspectives and their shortcomings; ii) general biography, or the most encompassing view of their condition all humans might possibly share; and iii) why ethics are both preternatural and unavoidable for everyone to fulfill human native freedom. After much talk about philosophy's demise, it's time to try and begin its oldest search anew.
Summa Sophialogica, Volume 1
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Series: Summa Sophialogica, I-I. Price: Free! Words: 520,140. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
The Summa Sophialogica is a comprehensive humanist reworking of Thomas Aquinas’ Summa Theologica. The rhetorical and logical organization of this work is identical to the original, as is its scope--which incorporates an examination of all sentient morality and experience. However, the author has recast the questions posed and the answers given herein to suit a non-theistic audience. Part 1 of 4.
Summa Sophialogica, Volume 2
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Series: Summa Sophialogica, I-II. Price: Free! Words: 517,550. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
The Summa Sophialogica is a comprehensive humanist reworking of Thomas Aquinas’ Summa Theologica. The rhetorical and logical organization of this work is identical to the original, as is its scope--which incorporates an examination of all sentient morality and experience. However, the author has recast the questions posed and the answers given herein to suit a non-theistic audience. Part 2 of 4.
Lost Dreams
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Series: Observations on the Human Condition, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 2,950. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
A short story based upon reflections on a common human tragedy.