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Christianity Supreme--Defeating Non-Christian Worldviews: Defending The Christian Worldview Against Its Rivals
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 40,350. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
In a culture captivated by spirituality, committed to religious pluralism, and challenged by hostile New Atheists, the Christian worldview faces widespread and forceful opposition. A rational commitment to anti-Christian worldviews, with their required openness and relativistic viewpoint, must be challenged and defeated at their root level.
Necessary Wisdom
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 33,190. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
In this outstanding collection of six feature interviews that began in the 1980s, journalist D. Patrick Miller and philosopher Jacob Needleman discuss Making Sense of Mysticism, The Secrets of Time and Love, The Meanings of Money, Searching for the Soul of America, Meeting God without Religion, and finally, The Need for Philosophy.
Conventions of Thinking - An Introduction to Critical Thinking
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,410. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Criticism
Teaching students how to think is an oft-stated goal among educators. Teachers deal with the rules of thinking in many ways; but their effort are not always systematic. In this book, I have presented the most important rules of critical thinking framed in terms of five branches of philosophy. This textbook includes numerous assignments and exercises that illustrate the various points in the text.
Higher Vibrational Spirituality
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,050. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Mind & Body
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Is life living you or are you living life (authentically)? Knowing the difference enables you to live a personally fulfilling reality? In this enlightening book is a complete presentation of a spiritual process that will empower us to live a spirit-guided-life. When we live life guided by spirit, or as one with our higher-self, we are then living life authentically.
Megamassive Black Holes and the Steady State Universe
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Price: Free! Words: 2,010. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Logic
This treatise offers an alternative paradigm to the 'Big Bang' theory of the origin of the universe. It takes a fresh look at current cosmological knowledge, suggests the existence of and defines a Megamassive Black Hole. The existence of such bodies allows a rational argument for a steady state universe.
New Institutes. A Primer of Practical Theology for 21st Century America
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 26,360. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
A work of practical theology that reexamines and reinterprets key concepts and traditional theistic arguments of Western Christianity from the perspective of global economics and ecology.
Los Upanishad esenciales
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 44,050. Language: Spanish. Published: January 23, 2013 by LD Books - Lectorum. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Buddhist
Los Upanishad constituyen la parte final de los Veda; son el apice de la antigua filosofía hindu y han sido idóneamente definidos comos los "Himalaya del alma". Son la fuente primera de los conceptos basicos de la filosofía Hindu y la inspiracion no solo de los sistemas ortodoxos sino tambien de las llamadas escuelas heterodoxas.
FREGE, THE LAWS OF LOGIC AND THEISM
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,750. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
Friedrich Ludwig Gottlob Frege was a renowned logician and mathematician. Significant features of his work can be utilized to advance the notion that the laws of logic are not the product of matter and its supporting capability. Without God as the uppermost mind and the source of logic one weakens, beyond recovery, the justification that one can trust human reason.
The Human Mission
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 63,470. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
This book presents an understanding of a purpose for humanity, direction for human activity, and a social structure for a free-orderly society.
Enlightenment Through the Art of Basketball
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,330. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2013 by Oleander Press. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
Yanagi enquired: What did the apprentice say to you? Ogawa answered: He said, “May I play?” Yanagi said: And what did you reply? Ogawa whispered: I asked him politely if he could be the post. Hirohide Ogawa’s dicta and aphorisms on the art of basketball, edited by his pupil S. Yanagi, constitutes the first book on the relationship of basketball with ultimate reality yet published in the West.
The First Party
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,680. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
A quorum of influential thinkers set stage for a memorable drinking party circa 380 B.C. Between arguments and a garden variety of layers of wisdom the genesis of platonic love is revealed.
Thus Purred Catius' Cat
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,640. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
"Thus Purred Catius Cat" is a poem for children of all ages. This original short poem composed in January of 2013 was written to summarize the basic principles of Epicurean theory and practice in a form for the new student of the subject. The subjects covered in the poem are taken from the remaining texts of original Epicurean doctrine as preserved by Diogenes Laertius and Lucretius.
The Cards From Within
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 14,180. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Meditations
A collection of insights inspired by the 78 cards of the Tarot, "The Cards From Within" invites you to dip into the well of wisdom that is available to all who seek. Illustrated with the images of the Rider-Waite-Smith deck.
Creative Obsession - Philosophic Life in Broad Daylight (An Apomary)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,650. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Pragmatism
Creative Obsession is a modern apomary (an amalgam of aphorisms, apothegms and apologues) which depicts a "boiling pot" of philosophy with astonishing succinctness. The fervent protagonist of Creative Obsession is Homer Dogg, “a hardcore traveler, an honest scholar and an infatuated artist.”
A Shorter Version Of A Longer Book
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 58,750. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
"The story so far: I was born, we moved, then I went to school; then we moved again, and again, and a few more times; then I went to university, then to another university; then I went to Korea, then I went back to South Africa, and then I came to Taiwan. Then I wrote another few hundred pages to add to a few hundred pages I had written in previous years about why I do what I do. [...]"
Pytania o wiarę
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Series: Życie wiarą. Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 12,150. Language: Polish. Published: January 18, 2013 by Logos Media. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Theology / Apologetics
Skąd wiemy, że Bóg istnieje? Czy nauka nie podważa Biblii? Jak Bóg, który jest miłością, może posłać ludzi do piekła? Czy istnieje reinkarnacja? Jak skończy się ten świat? Poznaj odpowiedzi na 26 pytań dotyczących Boga, Biblii oraz chrześcijaństwa.
Liar Enigma and Others: An Essay
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You set the price! Words: 6,640. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Logic
Breaks down liar paradoxes from the past. Explains other riddles such as the rock too heavy for God to pick up, the irresistible force and immovable object encounter and some anomalies in Christianity. Discusses double blind experimental method inconsistencies. Analyzes the Barber Paradox. Explains how logical and linguistic conventions create paradoxical results. Explains author's purpose.
The Solidarity of the Concordance
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Price: Free! Words: 1,590. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Wholeness arrives by mixing the suspension: Classicists drone toward dull perfection, Romanticists drown in feeling’s affection; Worse, others alternate between extremes— It’s not this nor that, but of a joined direction.
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.
How Do You Know You're Reading a Book? And Other Strange Questions Answered By Old Greek Guys
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,340. Language: American English. Published: January 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
How do you know you're reading right now? To many it seems obvious, but to a strange group of people—philosophers—it's not so obvious. This book is a humorous look at philosophy's strange answers, and even stranger people. Included are original sources, summaries, questions to think about, and paradoxes about knowledge and nuclear fission.