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The Meaning of Life: An Examination of Purpose
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Price: Free! Words: 29,650. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2014. Category: 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.
Mary, The First Catholic Priest with Confessions of a Roman Catholic Woman
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,180. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014 by Chessie's Place. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Abuse / general
Mary, The First Catholic Priest is an enlightening look at the Catholic Church. Inspired by her deep faith, the author questions the continued practice of the Church to exclude women in its hierarchy and the shameful disregard for victims of pedophile priests. Growing up in a dysfunctional family, with an abusive father, the author left home early to begin a life of service.
Reason to Believe
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Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 62,120. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Reason to Believe Answering the Toughest Questions About God Questions — they are among the most powerful forces in history. Using the power of questions this book will help you discover the uncaused, timeless, intelligent Creator of the universe.
Will the Will of God: Two Messages from Charles G. Finney and Charles H. Spurgeon for Today
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,450. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Theology / Ethics
In "Will the Will of God," Charles G. Finney and Charles H. Spurgeon explain the meaning of the Lord's Prayer when we pray, " Thy will be done in earth, as it is in heaven." Students and teachers of the Bible along with students of great preaching will gain much from these two masters of the pulpit and Bible interpretation. A companion to "The Rich Man and Lazarus" and "The Sower and the Seed."
A Philiosophy For A Fair Society
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 54,840. Language: British English. Published: November 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Something must be done, explain the authors, but governments will fail again unless they shake off the economic orthodoxy which is now one of the problems rather than the means to a solution.
I Am Paleo Man
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 40,770. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Dieting
A guide to modern life-management in the Paleolithic and individualistic traditions.
Os Animais no Direito Contemporâneo
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,510. Language: Portuguese. Published: November 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
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
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Price: Free! Words: 51,780. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2014. Category: 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.
More Than Two: A Practical Guide to Ethical Polyamory
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 159,580. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014 by Thorntree Press. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Alternative family
A long-awaited, wide-ranging resource exploring the often-complex world of living polyamorously. Highlighting the nuances, the relationship options, the myths and the expectations, the authors share not only their hard-won philosophies about polyamory, but also their hurts and embarrassments, while gently guiding readers through the thorny issues of jealousy and insecurity.
American Theodicy: An Essay
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Price: Free! Words: 1,840. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Ethics
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Theodicy is justification of evil in the world reconciled to divine power. The essay takes issue with common assumptions and offers a true reconciliation of God's power with freedom of conscience and desire.
Controlling your anger
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Price: Free! Words: 770. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Mind & Body
this is short book about anger, and the results of anger, you'll learn about the techniques to control your anger/temper. ideas are extracted from Confucius teachings. and please excuse any bad English, as my English isn't very good.
Lyubov s tochki zreniya muzhchiny
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,980. Language: Russian. Published: August 20, 2014 by izdat-knigu.ru. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Читатель! Ты знаешь, что мужчина и женщина любят по-разному? Ты знаешь, чем отличается любовь мужчины от любви женской? Ты видел математическую формулу любви? В этой книге есть на это ответы. В ней приведена та самая формула любви! Лёгкий язык повествования не даст тебе заскучать, а оригинальное представление «любви» формулами сделает чтение занимательным.
Essays on Veganism
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Price: Free! Words: 12,690. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
‘Essays on Veganism’ is a collection of short essays that focus on several different issues all related to veganism and to each other. The essays aim to clarify a variety of issues and questions, for instance why veganism is of great ethical importance, what the ethical status of veganism is, what prevents us from going vegan, and not least what we must do in order to create a vegan world.
26 Scruples for a Fulfilled Life
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Price: Free! Words: 11,210. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Be it a householder, renounced saint, monarch or a monk, all must invariably reach the same supreme perfection of life. Human life is not for God, but it is God who is for human life. We live for ourselves, so as to say for our own beneficence first; and God is merely one of the ways we can live; perhaps the best one. Read here twenty six scriptural principles which never fail making life 'best'.
Placebos del Estado
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,130. Language: Spanish. Published: July 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
El despertar da la consciencia requiere profundos estudios y análisis de nuestra psicología y comportamiento individual, familiar, político, religioso y social. Ahora profundizamos en la clasificación de los comportamientos regidos por los programas estatales locales, estatales y federales.
A Copernican Revolution in Ethics
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Price: Free! Words: 15,500. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
This book aims to clarify some of the most basic implications of taking ethics seriously. It attempts to answer which beings belong to the moral universe, and to examine some of the most basic ethical implications of this answer. The conclusion in short: We need to realize that humanity is not the sole object of ethics. We need a Copernican Revolution in ethics.
Prometheus Unbound
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Series: The Prometheus Trilogy. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 35,350. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Prometheus Unbound explores the timeless elements of the human condition that we command as we all play the power game in our lives. This book is for those who want to undergo a meaningful transformation in themselves. It is for those who want to have a better model of the world going on inside of them from the perspectives of the church, the economy, the state, the academy, and the family.
Prometheus Bound
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Series: The Prometheus Trilogy. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 47,840. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
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.
The Simple Case For Going Vegan
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Price: Free! Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
This essay aims to show that we are morally obliged to go vegan by our own core values. It presents a simple argument for veganism based on an ethical principle that we all hold valid, and goes on to argue that the only reason we are not vegan is that we are speciesists, and that this is no more justifiable than supporting other forms of discrimination such as racism or sexism.
Conditions premières d'un travail non servile
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Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 12,980. Language: French. Published: May 22, 2014 by Editions de L'Herne. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Ouvrière sur presse chez Alsthom puis fraiseuse chez Renault, Simone Weil découvre en 1934 le travail à la chaîne. Elle écrit "Condition première d'un travail non servile" puis "Expérience de la vie d'usine" qui développent une philosophie du travail parmi les plus originales qui soient.