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The Epic of Gilgamesh, the Teachings of Siduri and How Siduri's Ancient Advice Can Help Guide Us to a Happier Life
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Price: Free! Words: 17,720. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
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This book contains the complete text for the Epic of Gilgamesh based, as much as possible, on the original Old Babylonian tablets. It also discusses both the teachings of Siduri and how Siduri's ancient advice can help guide us to a happier life.
Understanding Kant: Concepts and Intuitions
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Series: Understanding Philosophy, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 2,960. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy
This guide examines Kant's theory of knowledge, specifically his arguments for separating human thought into concepts and intuitions.
"...and Gulliver Returns" Book 4 A Look at Human Values
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Price: Free! Words: 183,990. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Commander Gulliver meets with Professor Wang from Kino University where they discuss the foundations of our value thinking. Our non-provable basic assumptions as well as the sources of evidence that we might use in making our value opinions. They discuss the pros and cons of many value questions, including: abortion, illegal immigration, euthanasia, gay marriage and others.
Marx and Heidegger
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Price: Free! Words: 68,540. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy
A philosophy dissertation combining the strong points of Marx' and Heidegger's approaches to correct the problems that their theories have encountered.
Silent Giants: A North American Odyssey
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Price: Free! Words: 7,450. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2008. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Biography
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Occasionally life presents the opportunity to do something very special. For me that opportunity came in the summer of 1991 when I flew my classic Cessna 195 from St.John's, Newfoundland, to Cabo San Lucas, Mexico. Our story begins just as the cliffs of the Newfoundland coast slowly emerge from the gray ocean mist...
Issues in Ethics
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Price: Free! Words: 50,440. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Issues in ethics - the right to life, cloning, abortion, animal rights and other controversial topics.
The Ancient Science of Death and Rebirth
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Price: Free! Words: 88,420. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Presenting an ancient teaching passed down from teacher to student for thousands of years, the author provides the science and scriptural evidence regarding death and what awaits us after death. PLEASE DO NOT POST A REVIEW.
Common or Garden Dharma. Essays on Contemporary Buddhism, Volume 1
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Series: Common or Garden Dharma. Essays on Contemporary Buddhism. Price: Free! Words: 43,660. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
A number of shorter works that I have written over the years for which I never signed off the electronic rights - mostly because they didn't exist then! Some started out as academic articles and have been rewritten to appeal to a broader audience. Others were written in a popular style, but were tucked away in newsletters that were not archived or on defunct web sites.
Ante Oculos - Epicurus and the Evidence-Based Life
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Price: Free! Words: 139,190. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
An introduction to Epicurus, Philosopher of Happiness and Freedom
Sun Tzu's Art of War For The 21st Century
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Price: Free! Words: 12,420. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
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The Art of War is primarily about (i) understanding of one’s situation; (ii) understanding of extremes; and (iii) taking the knowledge gained from the understanding of the extremes and applying it to your advantage. Stanley Bronstein updates this masterpiece originally written about warfare and applies it to today's modern society.
Prelude To A Golden Age
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Price: Free! Words: 72,940. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy
First published in 2004, Prelude To A Golden Age presents, through a story about an android invasion of earth, a philosophy ideally suited to the challenges of today. This philosophy, developed out of Jane Roberts’ Seth material and Taoism, is based on two revolutionary and liberating ideas: God is in the world, and we create our experiences through our thoughts, beliefs, and expectations.
Lion of Epicurus - Lucian and His Epicurean Passages
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Price: Free! Words: 73,680. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
The philosophy of Epicurus is the theme of "Lion of Epicurus, Lucian and his Epicurean Passages." These selections from the Second Century AD illuminate the ideas and attitudes of the early Epicureans and are delightful reading for anyone interested in basic philosophical and religious issues. Lucian's reputation is well known, but not so well known is his Epicurean orientation.
Philosophy of Happiness (Be Happy-Be Optimistic)
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Price: Free! Words: 26,930. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy
Epicurus is my savior. He was my first enlightened master. He saved me from the suffering on life. He gave me the goal of inner happiness and showed me the way to find it. I read his philosophy, did it and felt better. Unlimited thanks to him. (Yogi Nils) Contents: Happiness Can be Learnt. The Ten Points of Happiness. Overcome Fear, Sadness and Anger. The Way of Love.
The Zen Wheel of Life Mantra: A Song of Luminous Wisdom and Love
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Price: Free! Words: 2,250. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
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Poet-Philosopher and Zen Priest Tai Sheridan 's Wheel of Life Mantra is a poetic expression of the Bhavacakra, an ancient mandala that presents the most significant wisdom teachings of Buddhism. It is used to contemplate the causes and conditions of suffering, and as a guide to non-dual wisdom, loving kindness, compassion, and equanimity.
Deliverance of Love, Light and Truth
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Series: Channeled love and wisdom from the Two Sister's Star Group, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 73,840. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy
Channeled communications have continued from the Trans-leations (beings of 'light’) who reside 1000 light years from Earth.This eagerly awaited sequel to 'Pathway', is delivered to you in the name of love, light and truth. You will know thy love....the love that embraces thee, You will know thy light...the light that helps you see, You will know thy truth...then the truth will set you free!
MENNONITES IN MISSOURI, Volume 1
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Price: Free! Words: 2,090. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
The first in a series about the customs, beliefs and lives of Mennonites in Missouri, told by an "Englishman" (non-Mennonite), an impressed admirer.
Inner Strength Defies the Skeptic: A Psychological and Spiritual Guide from Fear to Freedom
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Price: Free! Words: 9,880. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2009 by Immediex Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy
In Inner Strength Defies the Skeptic, author Duane Campbell combines philosophy, psychology, spirituality, and sociology to deliver a powerful message about cultivating and unleashing our inner strength, and challenging and conquering negative, counterproductive, and oppressive ideologies and conditioning perpetuated both in society and within us as individuals.
Holophany, The Loop of Creation
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Price: Free! Words: 165,030. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A new paradigm in philosophy exploring the structure of consciousness through analysis of the act of perception and creativity. By abolishing axioms and truisms and instead, investigating the mechanism whereby these were created, authoritative dogma becomes redundant. As an alternative, knowledge of the structure of consciousness endows one with personal, social and global responsibility.
Philosophie des Glücks: Glück, Glücksforschung, glückliche Welt
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Price: Free! Words: 44,200. Language: German. Published: August 1, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy
Nach der Glücksphilosophie liegt der Sinn des Lebens darin glücklich zu sein. Der Begründer war der griechische Philosoph Epikur. Seine große Erkenntnis besteht darin, dass das Glück eines Menschen vorwiegend ein inneres Glück ist. Diese Auffassung wird von der modernen Wissenschaft geteilt.
末法消災錄
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Price: Free! Words: 970. Language: Chinese. Published: February 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
末法消災錄