Books tagged: rationalism

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Spøkelser, reinsydyr og negative påstander
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Price: Free! Words: 1,340. Language: Norwegian (Nynorsk). Published: September 13, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Man kan ikke kan bevise en negativ påstand. Man kan ikke bevise at det ikke finnes spøkelser. Man kan ikke bevise at det ikke er en sjøorm i Seljordsvannet. Men hva med flyvende reinsdyr? Og hvor mange er det legitimt å drepe i forsøket?
La Sagesse ou la Vie
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 76,520. Language: French. Published: September 18, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
Le christianisme est-il soluble dans la philosophie? Il semble que ce soit le cas, mais comme la sagesse des philosophes préfère souvent la connaissance à la vie, il faut explorer d'autres pistes pour redécouvrir le message chrétien. Et il en existe de prometteuses, même en philosophie.
Blood and Bronze
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Series: Legend of Reason, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 121,580. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2010. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
The doom of the western world is on the horizon. Hope that was promised has turned to dust, and the violent storms of rebellion begin. Beings from hidden realms demand their freedom, or threaten all of mankind with their legions of the dead. Will Medora fall to shadow and flame? Or can our heroes bring the light of freedom to the fallen realms?
Understanding Kant: Concepts and Intuitions
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Series: Understanding Philosophy, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 2,960. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy
This guide examines Kant's theory of knowledge, specifically his arguments for separating human thought into concepts and intuitions.
An Introduction to Western Philosophy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,840. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Biography
Biographies and key ideas of twenty of the most important western philosophers, from Socrates, Plato and Aristotle to Nietzsche, Foucault and Derrida.
Understanding Descartes: I am, I exist
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Series: Understanding Philosophy, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,440. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy
In Meditations on First Philosophy, René Descartes uses rational thought to argue that his essence exists in his thoughts alone. This guide will outline the reasoning Descartes' uses in establishing his theory of knowledge that he argues is necessary to form a 'pro
Why I am Not a Hindu
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,550. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
Inspired by Bertrand Russell's "Why I Am Not a Christian", which the author, Dr. Ramendra admired, and M. K. Gandhi's "Why I Am a Hindu", with which he disagreed; the author explains why he is not a Hindu by conviction, though he is a Hindu by birth. "Why I Am Not a Hindu" has been published in print edition in 1993,1995 and 2011. It has been translated into Hindi, Oriya and Malayalam.
Is God Dead?
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Price: Free! Words: 4,090. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
"An overview of an influential book from one of India's deepest thinkers in Secular Humanism. Professor Ramendra presents clear reasons for rethinking the classical arguments for the existence of God." — The Secular Web. In a crisp, concise and fascinating discourse, the author has boldly advocated atheism on logical and moral grounds.
Two Shaky Towers : A Fable
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Price: Free! Words: 4,100. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2011 by Aussiescribbler. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A tribe who live on the beach between a forest and a lake are so terrified by the discovery of a spider two feet across living beneath the sand that they seek refuge in a pair of towers. Those who like to eat fish build a tower overlooking the lake. Those who like eating fruit build one near the forest. The strategy will lead to conflict and madness in this drily witty fable.
The Binding Laws Governing our Present Intellectual Anarchy
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,890. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2012 by apgroup. Category: Essay » Political
Are there laws that govern anarchy? Isn't that a contradiction in terms? It is, but it is Horvath's premise that intellectual anarchy is unhindered by such trivialities, with consequences that are far reaching and profoundly dangerous.