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Jen Hancock's Handy Humanism Handbook
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,700. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
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This book is written to provide a quick overview of the philosophy of Humanism. Humanism is one of the most influential and yet most maligned philosophies of all time. Unfortunately, most people don’t know anything about it. I intend to change that with this book. Consider yourself introduced.
An Introduction to the Later Wittgenstein for Students
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,760. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
This book, which grows out of eight years of teaching the later Wittgenstein, focuses on his great work, Philosophical Investigations. After a brief resume of the background that led him to change his approach to philosophy dramatically, it addresses the two main subjects of the Investigations, language and the mind, and concludes with reflections on the scope and place of his work.
Why There Is No God: Simple Responses to 20 Common Arguments for the Existence of God
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,410. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Atheism/Agnosticism
This book is written for atheists, believers and the undecided who find the concept of God an important one to examine critically and worth discussing. This book acts as a basic introduction to the debate about God, proving a springboard for new ideas to be formed and discussed.
The Odyssey of Enlightenment: Rare Interviews with Enlightened Teachers of Our Time
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,960. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014 and represented by CreatiVentures Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Hinduism
Pathways to Enlightenment -- from Masters of Non-dual Spirituality A chronicle of the author’s burning quest for truth, as he tirelessly questions a total of 12 spiritual teachers, including Osho, U.G. Krishnamurthi, Ramesh S. Balsekar, Papaji, Gangolli, Kiran and Andrew Cohen, amongst others. Contemplative dialogue of an unparalleled quality and depth.
Epistemología de Spinoza
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,940. Language: Spanish. Published: June 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology
Para Spinoza, el entendimiento tiene que ver con el comportamiento y con el pensamiento: pensar bien es actuar bien. El pecado es por una mala percepción, todas las pasiones están vinculadas con una mala percepción.
The Art of Creating Alpha Males
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Series: Humor and Philosophy, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,250. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships
"The Art of Creating Alpha Males": Males have certain instincts unique to their sex, as do females. So using the other sex’s instincts to advantage is possible, as many a Casanova or Mata Hari will confirm. 38,840 words
Teachings from Tibet: Guidance from Great Lamas
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 67,190. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2011 by Lama Yeshe Wisdom Archive. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
This title contains teachings from His Holiness the Dalai Lama, Kyabje Ling Rinpoche, Kyabje Trijang Rinpoche, Khunu Lama Rinpoche, Tsenshab Serkong Rinpoche, Song Rinpoche, Geshe Lhundub Sopa, Geshe Rabten, Gomchen Khampala, Geshe Ngawang Dhargyey, Gehlek Rinpoche, Lama Thubten Yeshe and Lama Thubten Zopa Rinpoche.
Illuminating the Path to Enlightenment
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 63,980. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013 by Lama Yeshe Wisdom Archive. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
His Holiness the Dalai Lama gives a commentary on Lamp of the Path, Atisha's revolutionary work and Lines of Experience, a short text written by the Tibetan scholar Lama Tsong Khapa. This book offers readers one of the clearest and most authoritative expositions of the Tibetan Buddhist path ever published, and it is recommended for those at the beginning of the path, the middle and the end.
The Adventures of Rudi the Rational Man
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 61,250. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Rudi, a young donut maker and logician, loses his job. A visit to the unemployment office leads to friendship with an immigrant mute and a visit from the attractive but obviously troubled Rhonda Lingo. Restless and unfulfilled, Rudi leaves his city. Years later he returns and finds work in a small muffin bakery, his only co-worker a possibly homicidal dropout from a PhD program in philosophy.
The Guru Within: The Jottings of a Seeker, by Stretton Caul
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,690. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Mind & Body
The thoughts and everyday experiences of one who sought inner freedom.