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Eco Ethics
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,370. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2015 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
Biology has much to tell us about how we should live. Modern Biology reveals that all living beings are organised for a purpose. All living beings are good for something – that is they are valuable. To say that a being is valuable is to say that we should do no harm to it without justification. The only justification for doing harm to a living being is that it is necessary to our own flourishing.
To and From God: A Memoir of Finding and Losing Faith
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,740. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Atheism/Agnosticism
To and From God is one man's spiritual journey from "Churchie" Anglican schoolboy to agnostic environmental activist. In this refreshingly honest spiritual memoir, geography teacher and orienteering enthusiast Robin Simson explores philosophy, scientific thought, theology, and environmental principles and pits his long-held Christain ideals against secular humanism, Gaia theory, and ethics.
Speciesism: Why It Is Wrong, And The Implications of Rejecting It
Price: Free! Words: 28,000. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
The aim of this book is to attack our speciesism, both by showing that it is wrong, and by examining the implications of rejecting it. By doing so, we see more than a few ways in which our behavior and attitudes should change, and change profoundly.
Natural Ethics
Price: Free! Words: 22,340. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Gnosticism
A book exploring and defining the ethics of the new thought system of Gnostic Reasonism. A book challenging the hypocritical ethics of Old Testament and Bible ethics, based on the commandments of the lesser god Yahweh/ Jehovah, and also challenging the unsound ethics of Scientific Atheism, the religion of the modern capitalist world.
Neuroethics and Consciousness
Price: Free! Words: 42,060. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This special issue of Res Cogitans is dedicated to the problems of neuroethics, i.e. the ethics of brain research and its applications. Most of the authors of the papers are philosophers and bioethicists, and their approach is conceptual and normative rather than purely empirical – although many empirical matters are also considered in the papers.
Progress and Poverty Centenary Edition
Price: Free! Words: 193,180. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
An Inquiry Into the Cause of Industrial Depressions and of Increase of Want With Increase of Wealth...the Remedy Henry George believed that "(t)he people must think because the people alone can act." This classic bestseller in political economy launched a worldwide movement with a unique strategy to abolish privilege and poverty.
Tomorrow, as the Crow Flies
Price: Free! Words: 66,600. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
"Tomorrow, as the Crow Flies" is a book of ideas. Written in the style of a blog, it covers such philosophical topics as the absence of a soul, issues of personal identity and community, core values for modern life, and the nature of truth. Personal, social, and political concerns are also discussed, with a unique form of government offered for consideration in the author’s 'control socialism'.
The Hedonistic Imperative
Price: Free! Words: 54,500. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
The Hedonistic Imperative outlines how genetic engineering and nanotechnology will abolish suffering in all sentient life.
Life Lessons
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,010. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
A chance discovery. Words of wisdom buried in a box of papers. Prior to his death, a father shares his life lessons through colorful anecdotes of a well-lived life. Some are humorous, some profound, on a myriad of subjects from hot peppers to cars to lying. This assembly is a daughter’s tribute to her father’s recollections on lessons he learned, sparking her own retrospection.
The Meaning of Life: An Examination of Purpose
Price: Free! Words: 26,510. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
“What is the meaning of life?” Can we answer such a monumental question with the limited knowledge we have, and does the question even have an answer in the first place? The answer to both questions is yes. There are certain and universal answers to the question, and we can provide these answers based on what we know about the world. Or so this book argues.
I Am Paleo Man
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 40,770. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Dieting, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
A guide to modern life-management in the Paleolithic and individualistic traditions.
Os Animais no Direito Contemporâneo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,510. Language: Portuguese. Published: November 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Escrito em uma linguagem clara, Os Animais no Direito Contemporâeno é um livro que traz uma análise do fenômeno do especismo, ou seja, uma forma de discriminação de seres humanos com relação a não humanos e sua interação com o Direito brasileiro. O leitor terá acesso a um panorama das teorias dos direitos animais em voga, bem como uma crítica ao trato que o Direito contemporâneo trata os animais.
Moral Truths: The Foundation of Ethics
Price: Free! Words: 51,420. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
There are moral truths. There are truths about what matters in this world, and therefore also truths about how we should act in it. And we need to realize these truths, as such a realization itself will ignite a fundamental change for the better, both in our thinking, conduct and culture altogether. A fundamental change toward higher moral ground. Or so this book argues.
Prometheus Bound
Series: The Prometheus Trilogy. Price: Free! Words: 47,980. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Prometheus Bound explores the timeless elements of the human condition that command us as we all play the power game in our lives. This book is especially for those who want to form a clearer picture of the interaction between the church, the economy, the state, the academy, and the family. It is also for those who want to have a better model and understanding of the world going on around them.
Così parlò Zarathustra - Un libro per tutti e nessuno
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 102,320. Language: Italian. Published: May 14, 2014 by Gingko edizioni. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Capolavoro letterario del 19° secolo, uno dei più grandi successi nella storia della letteratura filosofica, opera enormemente influente nelle arti e nella filosofia, lettura coinvolgente e mistica di vigorosa intuizione poetica, Così parlò Zarathustra è l’opus magnum di Nietzsche e, benché tra le più complesse, ancora oggi la più venduta e più letta delle sue opere.
Prosophy. After philosophy
Price: Free! Words: 47,720. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral 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 (, ISBN 9781326073053).
Nshei Chabad Newsletter - Shvat 5774 / Jan 2014
Series: Nshei Chabad Newsletter Electronic Edition, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,620. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Jewish Women's Magazine to inspire and educate Jewish women to live healthful, wholesome lives based on the teachings of Torah and Chassidus.
Quasi come essere
Series: Studi prosofici. Price: Free! Words: 84,540. Language: Italian. Published: December 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
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.
Be Reality's Evolution
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,540. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Atheism/Agnosticism
The adventure continues through this door of discovery while gravitating into the awareness a fearless thought can reveal. So, I continue as a guide within the fervent desire to express my mind purely. While under the weight of anticipation over what becomes of us within moments of great change.
A Reality Revolution
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,730. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
Within the pages of this book awaits for you an adventure. For through the practice of ideas set forth one can find a greater awareness. I believe awareness to be a road traveled into the distance in which only honesty can send us. Into these open spaces a way forward comes into view past this world built upon a complexity of lies.