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Omeopatia: vivere nel mondo in crisi
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Price: Free! Words: 16,910. Language: Italian. Published: August 12, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
Cataclismi naturali e non, guerre globali, media falsi e bugiardi, società antisociale, obesità e fame... cosa c'entra con tutto ciò un medico omeopata? Sono forze patogene che, se non favoriscono malattie, riducono la possibilità di attraversare con felicità quest'intervallo spazio-temporale che chiamiamo vita. Alla ricerca del bene comune, medico e paziente, per raggiungere la piena salute.
Three Essays on The Nature of Happiness
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Price: Free! Words: 6,680. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
Happiness is the natural outcome of evolution. Individuals who find happiness in the type of activities and relationships required for their species to flourish are the ones whose genes are most likely to be passed on to future generations. Unhappiness, therefore, does not indicate personal, but instead, cultural failure—having to do unnatural things and form unnatural relationships to survive.
Get and Keep a Body You LOVE for a Lifetime
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Price: Free! Words: 2,150. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
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The 8 Most Fundamental Laws to Getting and Keeping the Body You LOVE!
Il Vangelo secondo Francesco
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Series: Nero di Seppia, Book 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,520. Language: Italian. Published: August 1, 2013 by Fuoco Edizioni. Category: Essay » Sociology
Il cantautore Francesco Guccini sulle tracce della fede e della religione.
Everybody's Got to Have a Dream
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Price: Free! Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
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Dreams are not something you only have while you are asleep but visions of a person you want to be and hope to be in life. The goals that you set help to shape your future and determine whether you are successful or unsuccessful. If you can dream it, you can achieve it. In this short essay I offer a few tips that I have found to be helpful.
Notes from Underground: A Cold War Missileer Goes Home
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Price: Free! Words: 6,400. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
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The author, a missile launch control officer in the waning years of the Cold War, returns to his old Air Force unit in North Dakota. His goal is to learn firsthand how today's missileers are faring in the gray environment of the post-Cold War era.
Essay: Heaven? Hell?
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Price: Free! Words: 1,270. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
Neither heaven nor hell exists, at least the versions spoken of, and believed in, by Christians. Life is not so simple, cut and dry. It is wonderfully grand, many times more beautiful than your wildest imagination! Do not fear that which does not exist in reality. Fear needs to give way to spiritual confidence and a just appreciation for the unfolding life of the human being.
The Role of Productivity in Community Success: The Jesuit-Guaraní Cultural Confluence
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Price: Free! Words: 5,990. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
This historical essay, drawn from the deepest jungles of Uruguay in South America, examines the creation of a flourishing culture and economy that lasted for almost two centuries. It explores the guided development of a virtuous web of social and economic controls that mixed the philosophy of Catholic Jesuits with the traditions of the native Guaraní peoples. Suggests application to our times.
Knowing Is Loving, The Similarities of Raja Yoga and Art
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,790. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
Becoming a yogi is probably a good example for any role of life, except the criminal, but the parallels with becoming a painter are particularly fun. Yoga, literally ‘union with God’ actually makes any endeavor better but then so does art. The craving for "newness" is in all of us. Usefulness is the most basic urge. "Knowing Is Loving" is about treating life in an honest way to achieve harmony.
Itho thannambikkai (இதோ… தன்னம்பிக்கை)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,580. Language: Tamil. Published: July 19, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
இதுதான் தன்னம்பிக்கை… “தன்னம்பிக்கை உள்ள மனிதனின் வளர்ச்சியை யாரேனும் தடை செய்தால், ஏன்? தடைசெய்ய நினைத்தால்கூட போதும் அவன் முன்பைவிட மும்மடங்கு ஆற்றலோடு செயல்படத் தொடங்குவான். அவன் உள்ளத்தில் ஆற்றலின் ஊற்றுகள் பீறிட்டு எழும்பத் தொடங்கிவிடும். இதுவரை நிகழ்த்தாத சாதனைகளை எல்லாம் அவன் நிகழ்த்தியே தீருவான்”
Boxed Set Volume 1
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,350. Language: British English. Published: July 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
“A Thailand Diary” is a candid look at Thais and Thailand in a light and readable diary format and holds back no punches. Get ready for some surprises when you read it. "Escape to Thailand” is an account of an English expat’s move to Thailand and his early days here. With many glimpses into the lives of ordinary Thais, the biography becomes a “fly on the wall” experience for the reader. Seeing wha
The Bully
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Price: Free! Words: 1,050. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
A timid boy's problem, being bullied after school on his way home. Too ashamed to tell anyone, and not big enough to defend himself, he tries to keep it a secret.
China. My culture shock! An insider´s view
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You set the price! Words: 18,690. Language: American English. Published: July 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Ever asked yourself after walking in Shanghai if this was the real China ? If this is it? Well, here you go with an Insider´s view from China ! A book written by an expert on the subject. He has felt it deeply and personally, and is still recovering. He wants you to understand why in China some things are done in a certain way, so you avoid falling into traps and don´t do the same mistakes.
Liberating the Future from the Past? Liberating the Past from the Future?
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,040. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
When the Berlin-based cultural magazine LETTRE INTERNATIONAL organized its philosophical essay competition, it received 2,481 submissions in seven languages from 123 countries. Juries chose 33 authors as finalists: this essay is one of these short-listed papers. It sends a farewell to the twentieth and a welcome to the tweny-first century.
100 Things Anyone Can Be Grateful For
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Price: Free! Words: 490. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
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Life got you down? Try gratitude and watch your mood lift. Here are 100 things you can already be grateful for.
Blah, Blah, Blah: A Glorified Thread of Observations
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,520. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
A short book, basically a structured stream of consciousness, discussing thoughts about living in this era and concerns about subjects and things that seem to be challenges in this agricultural, dogmatized society.
Le prix du bonheur II. Le mythe de l'enfant-roi
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 61,470. Language: French. Published: July 11, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
À travers les animaux, l'auteur soulève des questions fondamentales sur le rapport des humains avec leur propre animalité.
Herr W.'s Calendar Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,370. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
In a world of increasing moral ambiguity, Herr W. and his friend P take a stand – although not always the most popular or most appropriate one. An hommage to the moralist, intellectual and playwright Berthold Brecht, this collection of short moral tales presents an interesting, albeit inconsistent approach to looking at the world.
Essay: Evolution? Creation?
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Price: Free! Words: 1,030. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
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Evolution? Creationism? The argument rages on. The ensouling life of our solar system, God, is real and within the sphere of His being He has created all there is. It is within this sphere we live, move and have our being...and evolve as units of life. We did, in fact, evolve from the animal kingdom, and the plant and mineral kingdoms before that!
A New Look at the News: As Seen through a Christian's Eyes
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 136,080. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2013 by Martins Muses. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Devotional
A NEW LOOK AT THE NEWS––As Seen Through a Christian’s Eyes, is a rare, unique and inspired book. It would be unusual, indeed, to find another book by a Christian newspaper columnist where his or her columns were the basis for a book’s contents. All this is the work of a seasoned columnist who is also an author of eleven books, and ten syllabi on different subjects in several languages.