Books tagged: kierkegaard

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Knowledge Without Justification
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,790. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
This work of analytic epistemology takes up the radical thesis that knowledge is just true belief. It was originally written in 1991, and bits of it appeared in major philosophy journals. The thesis has led to a wide debate within epistemology.
Reading Brother Lawrence
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,620. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011 by Hickey's Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Practice of the Presence of God is a classic of Christian literature, loved by Catholics and Protestants, praised by the likes of John Wesley and A.W. Tozer. During a troubled time, novelist Ken Kuhlken discovered the book helped him find some peace and promised even more if he could fully understand. Reading Brother Lawrence chronicles his search for understanding.
In vino veritas
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 31,500. Language: French. Published: April 27, 2012 by Editions de L'Herne. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
In vino veritas fut écrit en 1844. Il s’agit d’un récit qui rapporte dans la tradition du banquet platonicien les discours de cinq convives sur l’amour, exprimant les obsessions de Kierkegaard lui-même. Dans une langue animée d’un souffle poétique profond, In vino veritas symbolise la première étape que l’homme parcourt sur le chemin de la vie intérieure.
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.
The Stages
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,960. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Daniel Peters, an American living in Copenhagen, becomes the main suspect in a murder investigation. To clear his name and to get back to the orderly life he so dearly prizes, Daniel must cooperate with homicide detective Ingrid Bendtner. But it’s not easy for Daniel. As a forty-three year old with Asperger’s Syndrome, even the slightest deviation from his regular schedule unnerves him.
Creative Obsession - Philosophic Life in Broad Daylight (An Apomary)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,640. 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.”
The Paranoia Helix
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,190. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
The guy’s idea of self comes from all the words spoken and written in the world. But lately they’ve got negative. And his old girlfriend’s photo of him has gone viral. He tries to engage with people by going online. But in the end he decides to write a book about his life using all the words said and written about him. Needless to say he still won’t be happy.
Roadkill
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,050. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A half-eaten hamburger in the middle of the road. A hungry stray dog. A speeding truck. You can probably guess how it ends. But the end is only the beginning.
Soren Kierkegaard Attacks the Church
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,270. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / existentialism
A philosopher-theologian’s scholarly but highly readable book on Soren Kierkegaard, Danish “father of modern existentialism.” Chapters include: his life, his literary methods, his themes, his attack on the 1840s Danish church for “making a fool of God,” an objective life of Jesus, a summary of the first-generation church, and Kierkegaard’s message to the church in our time. Bibliography.
Emergency Meeting of the Yale University Women Philosophers Group
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Price: Free! Words: 3,430. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Category: Plays » American / African American
Recently there has been a rash of campus sex harassment reports. Surprisingly, many have been tied to that backwater of the humanities, University Philosophy Departments, where students are taught about justice, morality and other high-minded things. When a prominent Yale University professor is implicated as a serial seducer, the women professors in the department decide they need to talk.