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Life - Dream or Reality
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,970. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Hindu
What is life? This has been an age-old question for philosophy as well as science. There is also a related question about reality: what is real and what is unreal? Ancient philosophies like Vedanta assert that there is only one reality and that is Brahm (or God), everything else is unreal. The book discusses dream, fiction, reality, and unreality from philosophical and scientific points of view.
The Antitruth
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 41,970. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Aliens and UFOs
A close encounter of the fifth kind led to my being confronted with a powerful Antitruth which profoundly changed me forever. The Antitruth promises to alter your world perspective.How did we get here? Why do we believe what we believe? What happens when we die? What stands in the way of world peace? How can we be so different and yet so much alike? Are you brave enough to embrace The Antitruth?
Thoughts and Reflections on Language, Literature, and Performance
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Series: In search of human culture. Price: $15.99 USD. Words: 63,140. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
What is language and how do humans use and analyze it? And how is it that literature exists, dreamlike, in human culture? In this readable collection the eminent British anthropologist Ruth Finnegan reflects on both the questions and her own answers.
Faith and Reason and Faith in Reason
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,410. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Atheism/Agnosticism
This book explores the philosophical aspects of religious faith and reason. To me, doubt seems more reasonable than certainty. Open-mindedness seems more reasonable than fixed belief. Doubt and open-mindedness are often mistaken for confusion, though. Also, like certainty and faith, they can be taken to extremes. Version 2.0 Without the restrictions of faith, the mind has
Mastering Life: The Cooperative Creation
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 45,540. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2012 by William LePar. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
Absolutely nothing that happens in life happens by accident. Learn the who, what, when, where and how that brings events into reality. This book examines the big and small events of life that affect individuals and the world. There is a lot of work done at levels beyond the conscious mind. How this occurs is examined with examples given of both the good and bad that occur in our physical world.
Contra Nominalism: An Essay
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You set the price! Words: 8,480. Language: American English. Published: September 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
Shows the opposing views of Realism and Nominalism with the intent to uphold realism. Plato's work 'Parmenides' is discussed and partially analyzed. Aristotle and Plato's view on universals (archetypes) discussed. It shows how ideas as real objects of perception can be rationally supported using the geometric point. Shows how relationships and existence are inseparable and yet distinct in nature.
Happy Channel - How to create the life you want
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Price: $1.88 USD. Words: 16,400. Language: British English. Published: September 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Mind & Body
We all have a choice of how we want to live our life. You can create the life you want as long as you are ready to allow yourself to have that experience. The first step to creating everything you want in your life is to master the art of happiness in every moment. This simple book will open the door for you to begin creating the life you want when you choose to tune into Happy Channel.
That's Funny: A Theory of Humor
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Price: Free! Words: 14,820. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
(5.00 from 1 review)
Ever wondered why we find something funny or why we laugh? You might be surprised by the reason. Have you ever wondered how people make up jokes? Would you like to be able to do so? A theory of humor is arrived at through the analysis of more than eighty fine jokes. Study has never been so much fun.
The Whole Truth: A Fresh Look At Reality
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 56,000. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
My book discusses a variety of scientific and philosophic concepts. It is speculative in nature and discusses alternate views of various topics, such as reality, time, our universe, space, energy, the big bang, free will, intelligence and life.
To Be - How to find the meaning of your life
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 74,620. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
In this book the guidelines of Viktor Frankl’s Logotherapy are used to help the reader to find the meaning of his life and to put it into practice.
Koans, Creativity and Consciousness
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Price: Free! Words: 10,130. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Zen
(4.00 from 1 review)
What is most important, but invariably overlooked, is not what I am conscious of, but that I am conscious. The only way this can be verified or even considered is by “1st person” enquiry. A way by which this can be established is by koan practice. I explore ways to allay scientific suspicion towards subjective accounts, and show how koan study is used as first person scientific inquiry.
Contra Pantheism (Atheism): An Essay
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You set the price! Words: 9,990. Language: American English. Published: September 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious philosophy
Essay spanning theology, math and philosophy. Shows atheism to be a form of pantheism. Deals with the nature of existence and its modes. Offers an explanation of motion and its supernatural origin. Refutes certain math notions: infinite sets, irrational numbers, transcendental numbers. Upholds the parallel postulate as irrefutable. Deals with Paradoxes of Zeno and refutes empiricism's validity.
The Concept Of Hijab
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Price: Free! Words: 2,150. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
This is a short eBook that explains the concept of hijab in Islam and its significance to Muslims. The purpose of this book is to clear out any misconception that non-Muslims have about the hijab.
Quantum Physics: From Illusion to Reality
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,170. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Quantum Theory
This book aims to explain quantum physics to the layman with a famous experiment, the double-slit experiment.
Portals: Entering Your Neighbor's World
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,560. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Comparative Religion
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
People in America today hold a variety of competing and incompatible worldviews. Portals offers a brief survey of seven of the major worldviews that shape American culture today. Intended primarily as a guide for Christians to understand their neighbors, this book can benefit anyone interested in bridging the divide between worldviews and entering the mental worlds of the people around us.
How to be a Wizard - How life is magical, and we are too
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Price: Free! Words: 11,040. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Magic
This short book is not about 'pointy hats'. Instead, I outline the foundations of the True West, and list the 'Wizard's Desiderata' - what is needed to live a life which is truly powerful, truly magical, truly mythical, and truly possible. It always has been possible to be a 'wizard' of one's life, though never perhaps with as little danger of being burned at the stake!
Things That Don't Exist: a Manifesto
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Price: Free! Words: 5,230. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2012 by Philistine Press. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
(4.00 from 1 review)
The world at it’s currently run relies on the assumption that each and every member of the earth’s population believe in three fundamental ideas: money, nationality and status. These three concepts have one thing in common: they only exist in our imaginations."
Nobody Don't Know Nothing
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,760. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology
Thought-provoking philosophy with a smile. The world seems to be full of people who know things. Wherever you turn, there are those who are absolutely sure of this, positive about that, or certain that such and such is the case. This book stands in the face of this knowing and certainty, and denies it all. It states, and aims to show that, in reality: Nobody don’t know nothing.
The Nature of Life
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,550. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology
This book takes an investigative look at life and what is it that makes us who we are. To explain our actions both historical and scientific facts are presented and analyzed. Societal and individual problems are examined and presented with realistic and logical solutions.
Sex and rank (in Russian)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 58,160. Language: Russian. Published: September 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Sexuality
(1.00 from 1 review)
This is Russian edition. You can find English edition "Sex and Rank" by Sergei Morozov in Internet. Книга «Секс и ранг» полностью соответствует своему названию – она про секс и про то, как сексуальные отношения предопределяются ранговыми программами, доставшимися человеку от далеких предков. «Секс и ранг» рассказывает о том, как выбираются партнеры, как разные типы партнеров взаимодействуют.