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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.
Essays on Veganism
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Price: Free! Words: 12,740. 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.
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.
Condition première 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.
Enter At Your Own Risk
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,080. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental health
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.
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.
La Filosofia è la Vita, Vol. V
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Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 12,040. Language: Italian. Published: April 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Questo è il quinto volumetto della mia serie "La Filosofia è la Vita".
A Arte De Coexistir: Respeito Às Diferenças
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 14,040. Language: Portuguese. Published: April 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Collaborative & team teaching
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
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Price: Free! Words: 11,650. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A semi-autobiographical, somewhat humorous look at the meaning of life; with detours into sex, kids, friends, and German Philosophy.
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
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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.
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.
Introduction To Philosophical Ethics
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Price: $2.12 USD. Words: 9,590. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
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.
Sins
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Price: Free! Words: 1,670. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
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
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 14,510. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Epic
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.
From Socrates to Mill: An Analysis of Prominent Ethical Theories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,920. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
The lectures do not only present in non-technical manner the ethical theories of the leading philosophers from Socrates to John Stuart Mill but also critically evaluate them. A handbook/textbook, it also aims to help the readers develop a conscious ethical sense and become critical in choosing a moral system to live by. Written in partnership with OurHappySchool.com, the book is very educational.
The Worldview of Atheism
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,500. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
It critically evaluates the worldview of the popular belief system called atheism. Pertinently, this work discusses relevant atheistic ‘isms’ such as Naturalism, Materialism, Secularism, Humanism, Darwinism, and Scientism. Some topics discussed are: Can atheism truly account for the concept of right and wrong? Is the worldview offered by atheism plausible, sound, and practicable?