Books tagged: virtue

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Land of Sooj
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,610. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Young adult/children's fiction, 7-19. "Charming children’s book...beautifully written, morally relevant." Little, Brown. Land of Sooj is an early land where seahorses live. Romantica, God of The Seahorses, and her Angel children protect the seahorses as they learn truths and lessons of life in Sooj. Six stories conjure up vivid, beautiful images. Fantasy and virtue flow throughout the stories.
Banking, Justice, and the Common Good
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,080. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2012 by Acton Institute. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Education / Adult
The art of creating, managing, loaning, and investing money has always been fraught with moral hazards. Unfortunately, the widespread habit of viewing banking in a less-than positive light has contributed to misunderstanding of a human activity that not only contributes to human prosperity, but also creates a sphere of endeaver in which people can genuinely pursue virtue.
Days of Fancy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,930. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Fiction is intrinsically attached to life as a spider’s web is attached to the top corner of a threshold of a house; that is probably a superficial connectivity, a light holding, but also real and true. This work focuses on the life and drama of William Grander, the protagonist, and his family: the way they saw life, sin and virtue, and the stand they take to protect their views .
Doing Justice to Justice: Competing Frameworks of Interpretation in Christian Social Ethics
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,050. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2012 by Acton Institute. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Legal theory
This monograph attempts to unravel the distinct applications of social justice, economic justice, and distributive justice in modern Christian social thought.
Toward A Free And Virtuous Society
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,520. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2012 by Acton Institute. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Occasional Paper No. 9. With an Introduction by Doug Bandow. A foundational description of the complementary relationship of freedom and morality. "Both freedom and virtue are under serious assault today...At this critical time, some supporters of either liberty or virtue are setting the two against each other, treating them as frequent antagonists, if not permanent opponents.
Creative Writing:Character Archetypes of theSeven Deadly Sins
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,710. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This EBook is a handy creative writing guide including: *A brief history of the seven deadly sins. *A short explanation of character archetypes and how to use them. *A set of useable archetypes to inspire the creation of new characters.
The Happiness Paragraph
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,730. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
Organize, harmonize, and achieve your own happiness! This book is about redirecting your life to focus on those key issues that increase your happiness.
The Gnome's Children-Book #1 Bright Star Journals
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You set the price! Words: 32,030. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Religious / Christian / Fantasy
Heather and Edward Fillingston find an old volume in their Grandparents library during a snowy Christmas vacation day. The book opens the key to an old rune and visit to the magical country of Logoland. This is an allegorical book for reading aloud, for adventure, for learning of honor, and for what it takes to have courage.
U.S.S. Humanity
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,360. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Outcast for protecting lives, a highly skilled, disillusioned 6-person crew embarks on a 6-year corporate deep-space mission, but together emerges as an uncompromising human force when confronted by greedy syndicates and aliens in the lawlessness of space.
Do You Want to be Free? Faith, Freedom, and Governance
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 130,840. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Church / General
Are we losing our freedom by forgetting the very things which set us apart? We no longer understand our history’s lessons. Two governance philosophies have existed since the ancient world. This book examines freedom’s source, how freedom shaped governance, what generic governance forms emerged, and how those forms impact society. In the process you will discover your purpose – and find hope.