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The First Party
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,680. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
A quorum of influential thinkers set stage for a memorable drinking party circa 380 B.C. Between arguments and a garden variety of layers of wisdom the genesis of platonic love is revealed.
Fundamental Aristotle: A Practical Guide to the Nicomachean Ethics and Politics
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,110. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » History & surveys / general
This book is one in a series that has been extracted in its entirety from M. James Ziccardi’s "Fundamentals of Western Philosophy". It is intended to serve as a primer for students of the moral and political ideas of Aristotle.
Fundamental Aristotle: A Practical Guide to the Physics
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,320. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Aristotle’s "Physics" remains one of the most influential works in all of Western Philosophy. For more than a thousand years it had stood as a pillar to all philosophical and scientific thought. In "Fundamental Aristotle: A Practical Guide to the Physics", M. James Ziccardi presents all of the essential ideas presented in the work in an easy to follow format.
Aramanthes' Wall
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 254,210. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A political scandal uncovers a society dating back to the beginnings of democracy - one very different to what we know. Thus begins the unravelling of the strands that have bound western society together for centuries. As politicians and the powerful interests controlling them vanish forever, nobody is quite sure where this pure democracy will ultimately lead.
Fundamentals of Western Philosophy
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 141,260. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » History & surveys / general
This work includes detailed examinations of the ideas put forth by such influential thinkers as Plato, Aristotle, Descartes, Spinoza, Leibniz, George Berkeley, John Locke, David Hume, Immanuel Kant, Arthur Schopenhauer, Bertrand Russell, Machiavelli, Thomas Hobbes, Jean-Jacques Rousseau, John Stuart Mill, and Alexis de Tocqueville.
The State of American Thought: Ensnared in a fallacious liberal-conservative dichotomy
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 204,500. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
The State of American Thought is a theoretical framework of American culture followed by a narrative of the preliminary platform of The Ecumenical Humanist International Political Party. The goal of the book is to help Americans and people around the world eliminate man-made sufferings through engagement in ecumenical humanist behavioral, cultural and political revolutions.
Grammar Without Tears
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,470. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Learn while you laugh, laugh while you learn, with this short guide to the most egregious errors commonly made in English.
Nietzsche: Superman or Clark Kent
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 9,440. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
This is a collection of essays, including the title one, in which various people are skewered (Nietzsche, Bertrand Russell, Freud, Socrates) and various subjects are given a twist. There are a few stories for comic relief, like the one about the orchestra leader who liked to play with his baton in public.
Los Presocraticos
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,120. Language: Spanish. Published: October 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Idealism
Este es un recorrido por los principales planteamientos de la filosofía Presocrática. Desde el siglo V a.n.e., Hesiodo, Homero, la Polis, la Physis, Tales de Mileto, Anaximandro, Anaxímenes, Jenófanes de Colofón y finalmente Pitágoras y el gran maestro Parménides.
From Socrates to Mill: An Analysis of Prominent Ethical Theories
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Price: Free! Words: 18,920. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
The lectures do not only present in non-technical manner the ethical theories of the leading philosophers from Socrates to John Stuart Mill but also critically evaluate them. A handbook/textbook, it also aims to help the readers develop a conscious ethical sense and become critical in choosing a moral system to live by. Written in partnership with OurHappySchool.com, the book is very educational.