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Mythbusting the Cult of Confucius
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 172,310. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
The mythbusting book about China the world needs, this book rocks the boat. It explains Chinese culture with reference to Confucianism being a brutal control system rather than wisdom. It also takes a compassionate understanding of the Chinese people as victims of some of the worst human rights abuses ever perpetrated. Plainly written, it clarifies the so-called mysteries.
The Compassionate World
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 151,180. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Humanism
For the sociologist: The addition of Human Energy to secular humanism. For the civil engineer: New designs that complement Earth. For the physicist: How the human concept was developed 13.5 billion years ago. For the biologist: How natural selection is actually achieved. But if you are a politician, involved with standard religion or a money manager, you won't like this book much at all.
A New World, Book I: The Science of Higher Dimensional Computation and Metaphysic
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 169,090. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2016 by Black Rose Writing. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
Foretold by ancient seers and now by scientists, we are at an unprecedented historic and evolutionary crossroad. We have the capacity to transform ourselves spiritually and our civilization materially or de-evolve into an Orwellian nightmare.
The Sage and the Lotus: Mind, Body and the Five Worlds
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 107,250. Language: British English. Published: January 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics, Nonfiction » New Age » Meditation
A discussion of the Mind-Body problem leads into Maharishi Vedic Science as an holistic science linking consciousness and matter. The problem is resolved and a Five Worlds Framework for experience is proposed, to include enlightened living. The symbol of the Lotus is explained. The theory is applied to spiritual development, education and medicine. The seven states of consciousness are described.
Caminos del lógos. Reflexiones filosóficas sobre el mundo contemporáneo (2008-2015)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 130,640. Language: Spanish. Published: December 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
"Caminos del lógos" es el resultado de años de reflexiones filosóficas acerca de temas relacionados con la ontología, la política, la estética, la educación y la filosofía de la historia. Consiste en una serie de meditaciones aparentemente independientes pero entre las que hay una trabazón profunda. A través de ellas se pretende explorar una visión filosófica del mundo eminentemente crítica.
Consciousness and the Limits of Reason
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 193,560. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
Consciousness. So rich, so complex, so much our world, so difficult to explain. The “Problem of Mind” is considered from the perspective of both interactive dualism (as championed by Descartes) and contemporary materialism. Additionally, two alternative avenues to the explanation of consciousness, namely, quantum mechanics and general systems theory, are discussed in some detail.
World Peace - The Transition
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 101,950. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » General, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Analytic
World Peace - The Transition - is a Plan taken from well-supported explanations in economics, technology, history, business, leadership, and transformation (project management), to create a simple straight-forward series of next steps that lead on to a Good Life (as Aristotle called it) - the American Dream for seven billion people.
Ramana Maharshi: The Crown Jewel of Advaita
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 105,570. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2015 by Albion-Andalus Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Hinduism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Hindu
The great Indian sage, Ramana Maharshi, has often been described as the very incarnation of non-dualism, or advaita, even though the Hindu philosophical school of Advaita Vedanta claims that no one has ever been born, lived or died. It is this paradox that the Advaitin philosopher John Allen Grimes explores in this profound new work, skillfully combining biography with philosophical inquiry.
The Sacred History of Being
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 113,510. Language: British English. Published: November 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
Did the ancient Greeks invent philosophy, and the concept of Being? That has been the conventional wisdom for many years. In fact philosophy is very old, and its presence can be traced in other cultures in the Ancient Near East, at least as far back as the middle of the 2nd Millennium B.C.E. Thomas Yaeger explores the ancient cultural significance and context of philosophy before the Greeks.
Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth by Faisal 02
Price: Free! Words: 114,670. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth by Faisal 02
The Way We Think: Step Reasoning and Stage Reasoning
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 211,280. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2015 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Rationalism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Realism
Many advances in knowledge have met with unrelenting opposition and deteriorating human relationships. Many of these advances stem from inductive stage reasoning, but the adverse reactions stem entirely from step reasoning. All attempts to overcome this impasse have failed because two requirements have never been met. These requirements and the way forward are dealt with in detail.
Poetic Epics
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 141,680. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
Here are my poems on on epic, philosophical, and science matters, which is most of my poetry, at least the best of. This work extends my 'Epic Thoughts' book by adding all my Rubaiyat style quatrains.
The Socialist Reader
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 133,340. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2015 by Gegensatz Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
Key texts in the history of socialist theory and practice.
Witness to a Temple The Hare Krishna Movement in Auckland 1972-2004
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 104,230. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern
”Witness to a Temple”, by Madri Hardwick-Smith, is a history of the International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON) in Auckland, New Zealand. This is an ideal book for families, friends and students, demonstrating the lifestyle, ideals and philosophy of Hare Krishna devotees, and describing the building of a glorious temple for the Deities, Sri Sri Radha Giridhari.
ESP Wars: East & West
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 133,430. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
Was there really a government-sanctioned psychic program in the US? What were their goals? Were they successful? Were there fights in Congress about the program? Did our Military support it fully? Was the US program set up in response to a Soviet program? Did the Soviet Union actually create psychic (psychotronic) weapons and generators? What was the involvement of the KGB?
Game Over: A Detective Investigation on Spiritualism and Life After Death.
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 173,620. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
Trying to understand why Conan Doyle became a convinced Spiritualist, a detective witnesses a fierce war between Science and Religion that ends with a suspicious death and three suspects.Through the investigation in a spooky Victorian mansion and a passionate love affair, the reader discovers how mediums communicate with passed entities and what Science has to say about the nature of our reality.
The Essential of the Teaching of Nichiren Daishōnin
You set the price! Words: 169,980. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Buddhist
“The essential of Nichiren’s teaching is Nam Myōhō Renge Kyō. That single phrase is complete in itself and all-encompassing. And yet the profundity of Nam Myōhō Renge Kyō is fathomless. The aim of this book is to make these writings of Nichiren Daishōnin and the essential of his teaching more accessible and understandable to worldwide readers of modern English.” Martin Bradley
The Essential of the Teaching of Nichiren Daishōnin
You set the price! Words: 172,630. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Buddhist
“The essential of Nichiren’s teaching is Nam Myōhō Renge Kyō. That single phrase is complete in itself and all-encompassing. And yet the profundity of Nam Myōhō Renge Kyō is fathomless. The aim of this book is to make these writings of Nichiren Daishōnin and the essential of his teaching more accessible and understandable to worldwide readers of modern English.” Martin Bradley
On Hegel
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 108,180. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015 by Gegensatz Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Idealism
Fifteen important papers about Hegel covering forty-five years of work by one of America's most prominent Hegel scholars.
Grand Rounds: Healing Wisdom for a Complex World
Price: Free! Words: 116,830. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology
Join the Good Doctor on a holistic journey starting with our species’ earliest healing expressions, then on through the ages to the emerging Science of Complexity; connecting the dots in between as we go. Grand Rounds is a healing balm to our collective individual, cultural, ecological, and evolutionary ails. Come and enjoy the magical & mirth-filled medicine that Dr. Sutherland has prescribed.