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A Celebration Of The Arts
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Price: Free! Words: 16,910. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
These poems express humor, frustration, anger, and curiosity about working in the arts. John Kulm explores the topics of "What is art?" and "Why can't I make enough money at it?" He does it with references to such luminaries as Soren Kierkegaard, Robert Motherwell, and Pink.
Human Moral Code
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Price: Free! Words: 15,510. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
In order to assist those who would walk the moral path, I have brought about this compilation, as a guidebook presenting, in one place, most of the human moral code. This guidebook has nothing to do with matters of man and God, of divine rewards or retribution, of this world and the next.
Cubics: A Numbers Essay
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Price: Free! Words: 5,330. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
Interprets all nature and mathematics in an orthogonal framework. Disproves the existence of irrational numbers, transcendental numbers. Disproves arguments of Hippasus and Euclid supporting surds. Offers theorem for commensurables without finding a means of finding actual value of commensurable. Validates some conclusions of Zeno's paradoxes. Disproves transfinite numbers. Offers some new roads.
На Крыльях Надежды: Поэзия
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Price: Free! Words: 28,510. Language: Russian. Published: October 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Поэтический жизнеутверждающий сборник
На Крыльях Надежды: Проза
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Price: Free! Words: 81,070. Language: Russian. Published: October 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Сборник вдохновляющих и философских рассказов о жизненных испытаниях, любви, надежде, вере, и несломимости человеческого духа. Пусть эта книга поможет вам найти добрый ответ на вопрос о человеческой природе, его сильных и слабых сторонах, его происхождении и силе духа, и смысле его жизни.
Sur les ailes d'espoir: Prose
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Price: Free! Words: 85,770. Language: French. Published: October 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Une collection de nouvelles inspirées et philosophiques des défis de vie, l'amour, l'espoir, la foi, le surpassement de difficultés et jamais le renoncement. Permettez à ce livre de vous aider à trouver une réponse gentille à la nature de l'homme, ses forces et les faiblesses, son origine et le pouvoir d'esprit et le sens de sa vie.
On the Wings of Hope: Prose
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Price: Free! Words: 99,320. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
A collection of inspirational and philosophical short stories about life challenges, love, hope, faith, overcoming of difficulties and never giving up. May this book help you find a kind answer on the nature of the man, his strengths and weaknesses, his origin and power of spirit, and meaning of his life.
Paranoia
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Price: Free! Words: 25,460. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
“Paranoia” is a personal life story constructed of memoirs in the form of short essays. It reveals my primitive complexes, inmost emotions and cracked dreams. A tale about an escape from the elemental impulses and social cliches through a journey. A path that rambles between the unbearable hypocrisy of the sentiment-free society, an self-destructive self-denial and an awe of the natural insanity.
Contra Nominalism: An Essay
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Price: Free! 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.
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
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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.
Koans, Creativity and Consciousness
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Price: Free! Words: 10,130. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Zen
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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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Price: Free! 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.
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
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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."
Nothing
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Price: Free! Words: 1,180. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2012. Category: Essay » Sociology
The author's conflicting view on the widespread belief that the Big Bang arose out of nothing.
Takers Economy : An Inquiry into Illegal File Sharing
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Price: Free! Words: 48,060. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
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Takers Economy proposes an alternative look at illegal file sharing in light of the role of art in society, and in the context of the oneness of all beings and things.
Rejecting the New Millennium
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Price: Free! Words: 3,300. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Hoyt wrote most of the poems in "Rejecting the New Millennium" while he was an instructor at Grambling State University in Louisiana from 1994 to 1999. A limited edition of the collection was issued in 1999 by CC Marimbo Communications, PO Box 933, Berkley, CA 94701. 24 signed and numbered hard copies of this collection are still available from the author.
Love, Actually
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Price: Free! Words: 32,650. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
There's no such thing as evil. Morality is not spiritual. Love is real. LOVE, ACTUALLY is a book full of new ideas, a book about everything that offers our lives meaning. Mark Crane poses a compelling challenge to readers to rethink basic ideas about cognition, religion, identity, and morality. Using engaging examples and carefully-documented sources, Crane builds a revolutionary case fo
The Glitch
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Price: Free! Words: 1,340. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
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While on his way to work, John was accosted by a man whose grubby and disheveled appearance gave no indication of the flagellation he would soon cause John to self-inflict.