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The Imperfect Perfectionist
Price: Free! Words: 76,260. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
I am currently a student at the university of Nairobi in Kenya where i am pursuing a Bachelor's degree in Medicine and Surgery. I take you through my life from being a village boy, a brief stint surviving on the streets fighting for food with the street children and finally my life in medical School. other topics touch on polygamy, faith, prayers, the Trinity, forgiveness and many other topics
Creative Theory, Radical Example: Criticisms and Essays for Culture in the Digital Paradigm
Price: Free! Words: 53,650. Language: British English. Published: April 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy, Essay » Technology
This book offers dizzying and breakneck theories on subjects including digital identity, transhumanism, and blue-chip art celebrities. The introductions outline Koolhaas’s regrounding methodology, poetics, call for Theory Celebrities, and politics of infolution, along with comprehensive interpretations that allow students to choose material without feeling pressured to grasp everything at once.
Iliad ad Nihilum: Psychê, Conscience, Wonder
You set the price! Words: 223,960. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / existentialism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Aesthetics
Paragon of warrior valor, or, à la Shakespeare, “idol of idiot worshippers”? This study contends that The Iliad, authored by an ironic sixth century Athenian, unfolds a revolutionary critique of the martial aristocracy. Achilles is undone by his own curse of pothê upon the Achaeans, exposed to an experience of thauma, or wonder, at Patroclus’ psychê, in the first glimmerings of conscience.
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.
Philosophical Works 2010-2014
Price: Free! Words: 57,290. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
The following is a collection of works that I have written that address a wide range of topics, including politics, economics, philosophy, morality and more.
het idee van het leven
Price: Free! Words: 109,340. Language: Dutch. Published: January 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern
een filosofisch roman met een toekomstperspectief van het leven
Plato's 7 Early Period Dialogues
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 76,170. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
7 Early Dialogues : In these dialogues, Socrates is the central character, and is believed to be expressing his own views. These are the only remaining record of Socrates' teachings; hence these are known as the Socratic dialogues. Apology (the Death of Socrates) Crito Charmides, or Temperance Laches or Courage Lysis, or Friendship Euthyphro Ion
Your God Is Too Small: 50 Essays on Life, Love, and Liberty Without Religion
Price: Free! Words: 89,760. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014 by Armin Navabi. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Atheism/Agnosticism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
These articles present the real thoughts and feelings of everyday average atheists. For billions of people around the globe, god and religion are the biggest things in their lives. But a small minority of us look out into the universe and see something so amazing that it could not possibly be the work of these tiny imagined gods.
The Philosophy of Evolution
Price: Free! Words: 118,330. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2014 and represented by Auro e-Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Mind & Body
As presented here, The Philosophy of Evolution, is a compendium of lectures presented by Rod Hemsell at the University of Human Unity in Auroville in 2008, 2009, 2012 and 2013. The main thrust of Sri Aurobindo's yoga has always been toward an active participation in the human evolution and this is the defining concept which set Sri Aurobindo and the Mother.
The Philosophy of Religion
Price: Free! Words: 59,910. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2014 and represented by Auro e-Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
The material in this book is a transcription of a series of twelve lectures presented by Rod Hemsell at Savitri Bhavan in Auroville, India. With broad brush strokes highlighted with interesting and intricate detail, Rod paints a rich historical portrait illustrating the evolution of philosophical thought and its impact on religious doctrine which extends over a twenty-four hundred year span.
Sri Aurobindo and the Logic of the Infinite
Price: Free! Words: 105,710. Language: American English. Published: December 3, 2014 and represented by Auro e-Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Essays
About this book, the author, Rod Hemsell says, “Most of these essays were collected in 2003, a few recent ones have been added to this edition in the sections on philosophy and mantra, but obviously the earliest already contain the same basic insights that underlie the more systematic studies that I have done since 2008, after reading Sri Aurobindo for forty years.”
Екзистенциализмът и философията на живота
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 85,570. Language: Bulgarian. Published: November 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / existentialism
Книгата е плод на „потреса” и „шока”, който авторът ù изпитва през 1982 г., когато прочита есето на Албер Камю „Митът за Сизиф”. Проследява се генезиса на възникването на екзистенциалната философия, който, според автора, се намира в древна Индия. Качвам само предговора, три глави от книгата - 6,8 и 9 и съдържанието, като пълната версия на книгата ще бъде качена до края на декември 2014 г.
Golden Age Essays IV
You set the price! Words: 51,450. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Methodology
The 4th book in my essay collections. These are more strident, political and controversial. The goal is to improve the life of the world. Some opposition should be expected. Lust eats at many hearts. Rather than self-interest, enlightened or not, selfish desire overwhelms them.
Bhagavad Gita - Pure - A Comprehensive Study without Sectarian Contamination
Price: Free! Words: 119,970. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Hindu
This book is a comprehensive study of Srimad Bhagavad Gita with each verse translated and explained separately. Meaning of all Sanskrit words is also provided. In this book one can find the essence of Gita explained in simple language - Saurabh.
Moral Truths: The Foundation of Ethics
Price: Free! Words: 52,590. 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.
Speculations and Physics
Price: Free! Words: 57,650. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
Essays and articles about modern physics, speculations in science, pseudo-science and the alleged incompatibility between God and modern science.
Death to Deathless
Price: Free! Words: 51,160. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Eastern mysticism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Hindu
This book is about spiritual enlightenment and can be helpful to most of the people who want to reach to any conclusion through logic.
Bezna 5
Price: Free! Words: 54,980. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
Bezna 5 makes an ouroboric move of plunging into itself ('Bezna' in Romanian means consistent darkness + diffuse fear). Bezna 5 is darkly glowing dead thinking, cosmic pessimism, hairy autonomy, limbo sighs, horrendous pink volumes, underground nematodes, happy dismemberment, haunting prehumanism, bio-glow, sinister moods, eternal stillness, future plague, idiot nonknowing and news from Cioran.