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Machiavellian Management - A Chief Executive's Guide
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,380. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
Based on Machiavelli's "The Prince", this modernisation describes what modern capitalists need to know to be able to get and hold onto corporate power.
Putting Away Childish Things: A New Synthesis
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 103,220. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
We compare the intellectual growth of mankind to the maturation of an individual and suggest that mankind is nearing the end of its adolescence. Without a paradigm shift mankind like an unsophisticated child is doomed to continue repeating fatal errors. Religion and science are part of our intellectual growth one being the original thesis, the other the antithesis. Synthesis requires a sorting.
The Humanist Approach to Happiness: Free Digital Sampler
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Price: Free! Words: 3,980. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
This book is provided as a free sampler of Jen Hancock’s The Humanist Approach to Happiness: Practical Wisdom and includes selected excerpts taken from several of the chapters. This sampler represents about 10% of the book. The full version goes into more detail on each of the concepts and many more and includes information on how to implement these ideas in a practical way.
Islam’s Prophet and The Messiah: A Comparison
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,640. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » History & surveys / general
Muslims profess that Muhammad is the final and greatest prophet sent from Allah. I maintain that the Qur’an is inconsistent since it ascribes outstanding attributes and titles to Jesus Christ that are not said of Muhammad. Jesus Christ is unique, exceptional, and superior; even Islamic scripture acknowledges such. An Apologetics Paper.
Slavery and The Existence of an Immutably Good God
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,860. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Xavier the atheist argues Christians cannot “reconcile their belief on slavery, God’s nature, and His proclamations on slavery” within scripture. He discussed other issues and presented a few additional claims, but the heart of his essay centered on the alleged inconsistency of an immutably good God issuing laws regulating slavery. An Apologetic Paper.
Understanding Marx: Class Struggle
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Series: Understanding Philosophy, Book 8. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,950. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Many of Karl Marx's social and economic theories have the concept of class struggle at their core. This essay length guide examines Marx's concept of class struggle, and explains its role in the revolutionary process. Topics covered include a definition of class, the dialectic development of society, and the formation of the capitalist state, and the classless society.
The Secret to the Law of Attraction
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Price: $2.83 USD. Words: 15,240. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
As you enjoy reading along with this book you will come to understand that the secret to the law of attraction is very simple when you break it down into its basic parts. Too many people make things more complicated than they need to be. This is why all too often things do not go as planned. The Secret to the Law of Attraction makes it simple.
The Value of Suicide
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 110,550. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012 by Gegensatz Press. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
The main point is to argue that suicide ought not automatically to be seen as an expression of despair, but that some people have non-despondent, creative, altruistic, unselfish, or advantageous reasons for doing themselves in. The ancients knew this. Our culture has lost this insight in the meantime. Luft wants to recover it.
Where in the World is God?
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Price: Free! Words: 143,080. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Neuropsychology
Where in the World is God? traces the course of an informal study of humanity’s choices today, linking them with energy-driven needs of the universe. The author examines her premises, provides extensive data collected mostly from mainstream media, and draws conclusions that link the course of humanity’s life with the long-term, evolutionary needs of the universe.
The Lie. the freeform
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Price: Free! Words: 14,370. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
'The Lie. the freeform' is a Poetry book comprised and based on the stream of consciousness principle. Mostly lyrical, it keeps the general direction of rhyme, very atmospherical it nests and questions your mind. This book is different to most publicised poetry books as it varies from day to day life, personal identity and follows its own path, dialect intended.
Outside The Box
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 25,870. Language: British English. Published: December 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Theoretical book about the universe, God, Dimensions and everything else that gets one thinking "outside the box". This book is straight to the point with no puffing, there is very little, mathematics, or hard scientific formula. When one looks at their surroundings one should look further than just the items themselves, and discover a whole universe just waiting to be explored.
Flotsam - A Boomer’s Vignettes
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Price: Free! Words: 16,790. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Flotsam contains scenes and pictures from this baby boomer's life. My experiences are no better than anyone else's: no worse. My experiences and lessons learned directly influence my novels, for as Ayn Rand says, "When you sit down to write, you do not need to calculate everything in a slow, conscious way. Your inspiration comes to the exact extent of the knowledge you have stored."
What is Enlightenment? Theories about Knowing Yourself Beneath Your Societal Identity, God and the Unseen Realm From Plato, Isaac Newton, Jean-Jacques Rousseau and Immanuel Kant
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,440. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
Throughout the years many other philosophers and physicists, including Jean-Jacques Rousseau, Immanuel Kant, Isaac Newton, and Albert Einstein, have repeatedly suggested that to find peace, comfort, passion and happiness, people must look inside and get to know themselves, or their soul. And that within our selves lay limitless knowledge about what we cannot see in the physical world.
The Collected Works of John Omni
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,440. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
In The Collected Works of John Omni, Mr. Rohrer guides the reader through an inspiring maze of fresh and novel insight, never flagging as a purposeful, forward-looking thread of existential perspectives.
Der kleine Philosoph
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Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 4,180. Language: German. Published: November 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy
Ein Philosoph ist ein Zeitreisender und Selbstdenker, der sich nicht des Wissen Anderer bemächtigt, sondern stets sein seelisches Denken hinterfragt. Darum sind auch die allermeisten Philosophielehrer keine Philosophen, sondern nur Lehrer, die sich das Wissen der Philosophen angelernt und implantiert haben. Die Geschichte aber, haben die Philosophen geschrieben. Ich glaube auch, dass Philosophe
Chaos Theory
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 11,520. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
A collection of articles on contriversial subjects. Inspired by the concept of the chaos theory, they are meant to invoke discussion and thought on the subjects to help people figure out what they believe when it comes to each subject.
One God In You And Me: Freedom From Religion
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,710. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
The purpose of this book is to look for a common ground among multitudes of diversities, to seek harmony amid disharmony, to find similarity among dissimilarity, and to inquire at that point where all philosophies, all religions converge. This is a look at GOD from many different viewpoints, religious and otherwise.
The Wonder of Us
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You set the price! Words: 11,640. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
The Wonder of Us is a difficult book to describe because it does not fit into any common genre’. The closest would be it is a sort of cosmic Mills and Boone love story, but it is much more than that. It has profound insights and is written in beautiful poetic language and imagery. It is a book that paints pictures in words. It is also a book of hope.
The Stimulusworks Warehouse
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 102,640. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
In this warehouse, the essential elements of life are displayed; hope waits to be examined, ingenuity anticipates a touch. Inside, the paradox shades the precept and the amusing tints the profound. Stretching one’s legs in this building, will also strengthen the mind and expand the spirit by providing an impetus that works, the inspiration to work, and a stimulus for a life’s work
Calling God and Casting Lots
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Series: The Teaching Books of Vic Zarley, Six. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,500. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Prayer
This is a journal of casting the lot that I hope will transform the way one approaches God. The secular humanists and "rationalists" so prevalent in today's world, have blasphemed God Word, stating that most of the miracles of the New Testament and the mighty workings of God in the Old Testament are myths. To the rationalist, casting lots and getting genuine guidance from God is ludicrous. Wrong!