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The Simple Case For Going Vegan by Magnus Vinding
Price: Free! Words: 2,820. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2014. Categories: 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 by Simone Weil
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 12,980. Language: French. Published: May 22, 2014 by Editions de L'Herne. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
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.
Enter At Your Own Risk by David Quesnel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,080. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental health, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Just as the title suggests, this way of thinking is not for everyone, therefore, it might anger some readers. It is not that it is meant to anger people, but it is because of the fact that it is very difficult to question the things we love, or things we see no wrong in.
Così parlò Zarathustra - Un libro per tutti e nessuno by Friedrich Nietzsche
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.
Why "Happy Meat" Is Always Wrong by Magnus Vinding
Price: Free! Words: 9,870. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2014. Categories: 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 suffering, but also, somewhat ironically, serves as the very foundation of our abuse of non-human beings today. This reveals the moral urgency of stopping the spread of this position and of rejecting it completely.
La Filosofia è la Vita, Vol. V by Maurizio Bisogno
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 12,040. Language: Italian. Published: April 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Questo è il quinto volumetto della mia serie "La Filosofia è la Vita".
Foundational Thoughts in Judaism by Andreas Simonsen
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 38,760. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2014 by FICTIVE PRESS. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
An important 20th-century religious-philosophical work by the late Danish philosopher, Andreas Simonsen. Now available in English in an edited translation by poet and dramaturge Per K. Brask. Simonsen explains where Judaism stands on complex moral and ethical issues, and discusses their relevance to our lives today. A must read for Christians and Jews, believers and non-believers alike.
Prosophy. After philosophy by Paolo-Ugo Brusa
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 (www.lulu.com, ISBN 9781326073053).
A Arte De Coexistir: Respeito Às Diferenças by CLEBERSON EDUARDO DA COSTA
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 14,040. Language: Portuguese. Published: April 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Collaborative & team teaching, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Existem muitas formas de desumanização e, uma delas, talvez a mais crucial, seja aquela que está sistematizada no desrespeito às diferenças, na medida em que esse desrespeito - nos sentidos micro e macro - leva o indivíduo para longe da sua capacidade de coexistir e, consequentemente, para longe da possibilidade de aprendizagem, crescimento e desenvolvimento pessoal e para a criação de guerras...
How To Philosophize With A Hammer by Phil Wheeler
Price: Free! Words: 11,650. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
A semi-autobiographical, somewhat humorous look at the meaning of life; with detours into sex, kids, friends, and German Philosophy.
Inner Bushido - Strength Without Conflict by Sean Hannon
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 29,590. Language: American English. Published: March 19, 2014. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Inner Bushido challenges many long-held assumptions about Samurai ethics, and offers a practical re-interpretation of the seven virtues of Bushido. Hannon takes an unorthodox approach to exploring this system of values, offering an intellectually honest analysis of the Samurai code of conduct, making it applicable to the daily lives of Western audiences.
Why We Should Go Vegan by Magnus Vinding
Price: Free! Words: 18,350. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Categories: 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 beings we exploit and kill. The bottom line: We have a strong ethical obligation to go vegan.
Keeping the Peace: A Guide to Video Game Journalism by Nicholas Laborde
Price: Free! Words: 2,860. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Games, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
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.
Ethical Eating - A Complete Guide to Sustainable Food by Malcolm Coxall
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 187,810. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Green living, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Global food is not a nice business. It is controlled by a tiny group of profit grubbing multinationals and it is riddled by safety scandals. Nutritional quality is in free-fall as diet related illnesses become epidemic. Intensive agriculture is steadily destroying the planet. But all is not lost! A new movement of real and ethical food is on the brink of a renaissance. Read on to find out how!
Introduction To Philosophical Ethics by Domenic Marbaniang
Price: $3.12 USD. Words: 9,590. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Good & evil
An Introductory overview of the various divisions of ethics and a practical approach to ethics in religious and non-religious situations. Concepts evaluated include: Normative Ethics, Deontological Ethics, Metaethics, Altruism, Egoism, Egotism, Utilitarianism, and myriads more.
Nshei Chabad Newsletter - Shvat 5774 / Jan 2014 by Nshei Chabad
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.
Sins by L X
Price: Free! Words: 1,670. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
A series of poems on the human condition, on the issues faced by society, and how deadly it is. If you'd enjoyed my previous work "Apocalypse Melodies", this is a follow up, but with a more specific topic in mind. Enjoy.
Diotima, Battery, Electric Personality by Criss Jami
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 14,510. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Epic, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Diotima, Battery, Electric Personality is Criss Jami's 3rd book of poetry consisting of 33 poems written and arranged by Criss Jami circa 2013. Jami pulls the reader into his own universe in an outstanding display of wordplay, wit, rhymes, puns, metaphors, imagination, and creativity using never-before-seen literary acrobatics as well as deep yet practical philosophies.
Quasi come essere by Paolo-Ugo Brusa
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 by David Domon
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.