Books tagged: john locke

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J. G. Frazer and the Platonic Theory of Being
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,930. Language: British English. Published: April 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
James Frazer won a fellowship with an essay on the development of Plato's theory of the Forms or Ideas. In this essay he argued that there was no overarching theory of Being in Plato's mind before he embarked on the writing of his dialogues, and that consequently differences in approach and discussion apparent in his work are the result of development in his thought. Was he right?
Boxed In!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,760. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Dr. Gideon Box might be a pig of a man, but he’s also the surgeon of last resort for hopeless case infants other doctors have given up on. Over the past six years 72 children have been wheeled into his operating room with no chance of surviving, and yet Box saved them all. But now his winning streak is in danger because the world’s deadliest assassin, Donovan Creed, has hatched a plan...
Abbey Rayne
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,540. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Private Investigator Dani Ripper works her way through a bevy of nuthouse clients while trying to maintain her delicate personal relationship with Sophie Alexander. Dani desperately wants a life-changing case. But what she gets is a killer case. Abbey Rayne is a hilarious novel with an edgy, dark side that will piss you off even as you’re laughing.
Don't Tell Presley!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,030. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Presley French is young, beautiful, and someone wants her dead. Someone else—her former English teacher—wants to physically assault her. Someone else—the FBI—wants to interrogate her. Someone else—Dani Ripper—wants to protect her, but can’t decide if Presley is insane, or just crazy. Now Dani contacts someone else—Donovan Creed—who refuses to get involved unless Dani agrees to own him a favor.
Totalitarianism: An Essay
Price: Free! Words: 1,550. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2015. Categories: Essay » Political
Seven principles that offer impediments to the machinations of totalitarianism are laid out with a description of the seven items and why they offer a bulwark against the threat. It is hoped some good comes from laying out the principles in series for reader inspection. Tyranny is still a constant potential threat.
Rag Soup
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,670. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Sheriff Emmett Love thought he had his hands full with two witches, two wives, Hopeful Harold, and a passel of flirty, determined women who won’t take no for an answer. But when a mysterious man shows up in Dodge City, unannounced, things really get crazy!
This Means War!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,470. Language: American English. Published: November 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Donovan Creed emerges from the darkest phase of his life, just in time to romance his houseguest, Trudy Lake, and deal with an unprecedented nuclear threat from a Syrian national who wants to get laid before blowing up the White House. Add to the mix a cast of crazy characters and Callie Carpenter, what could possibly go wrong?
Narrative, Nature, and the ‘Cock’ and ‘Bull’ Story: The Lockean Tristram Shandy and the Modern Novel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,440. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014 by Problematic Press. Categories: Essay » Literature, Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism
Laurence Sterne’s Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman (1760) is one of the first English novels to stray from Aristotle's classical literary structures. Tiller's paper explores how this deviation leads Tristram, in the series of events stemming from his birth, to a more precise imitation of nature than, perhaps, adherence to such guidelines could have procured.
A Conversation about Abortion Between Justice Blackmun and the Founding Fathers
Price: Free! Words: 6,260. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Family law, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
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On a dark night in Independence Hall, ghosts of the founding fathers gather to discuss with Justice Blackmun the Roe v Wade abortion opinion he penned in 1973. Using actual quotes from the founding fathers, this debate soundly refutes Blackmun's arguments from the Roe opinion, and shows that the founders would be greatly disturbed at the law regarding abortion in America today.
Jackson Barwis - Collected Works
Price: Free! Words: 40,970. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
The collected works of Jackson Barwis contain his three masterworks (1) Three Dialogues on Liberty, (2) Dialogues on Innate Principles, and (3) A Fourth Dialogue on Liberty.