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A Course in Biblical Mysticism
Price: Free! Words: 20,920. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
The aim of this course is to fully establish the outline of differences between the common Western viewpoint and that of the biblical Hebrew mysticism. We trace the development of each view in some detail.
Lynching Willie
Price: Free! Words: 3,950. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
The book “Lynching Willie” was written to inform today’s youth about the schemes put in place to thwart the progress of African Americans in America. We can rebuild the family structure, and focus on financial empowerment and the restoration of sound morals. Destructive thinking and behavior has overwhelmed the potential of our youth throughout the inner cities of the U.S.
Toward a Philosophy of Christian Education
Price: Free! Words: 3,570. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
Every Christian educator has the privilege and responsibility of communicating God's truth to each generation. Toward a Philosophy of Christian Education serves as an introductory guide to educators examining the goals, roles of the educator and other general practices of a distinctly Christian education.
You are God
Price: Free! Words: 7,570. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
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Your Search for God stops here!!
Reasoning and Debate: A Handbook and a Textbook
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 24,060. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
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Ultimately, this book humbly aims to empower readers to be critical so as to purify information, detect misinformation, prejudice, propaganda, spin, or deception, and thereby minimize the risk of advocating untruthful beliefs. Providing training in correct reasoning and debate, this work could save you from making bad decisions like devoting your time and resources to a false religion/ideology.
Reality:A Matter of Perception
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,550. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013 by The Florida Hoosier. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
I have found over the years that there is no such thing as reality, it is only how we perceive it. Each of us may have a different view of it because of our different beliefs and experiences. Two individuals can be sitting side by side, looking at the same event and “see” two entirely different outcomes based on their individual perceptions.
Ditching Shop Class: Eliminating Vocational Education in America's Public Schools
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 190,880. Language: American English. Published: July 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general
Within public schools,Vocational Education has mostly been eliminated. But then we wonder why kids exit the public school with no job-worthy skills. From the perspective of a STEM/CTE educator, a rationale for why we (educators) disposed of Vocational Ed and the teaching of skills leading to middle class lifestyle, and how this feeds the Achievement Gap and what we're calling the Poverty gap.
Most Treasured Thankful Quotes
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,990. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Reference, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
A beautifully illustrated book, with 78 hand picked pictures and 123 famous quotes on Gratitude. Kindness, Marriage and many other subjects which you can use in a card to show your appreciation, toast a special occasion or just to read and reflect on feelings of gratitude and joy. The careful combination of pictures and quotes makes this book very unique and one of a kind! Uplifting & Inspiring.
31 Days of Depression: Inside the Depressed Mind
Price: Free! Words: 20,820. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
This is a story, my story. This is my struggle with depression. One of the things that make depression hard for us is the lack of understanding people have of it. They simply have no idea what it is like.
The Grenada Boys Secondary School Hostel - Reminiscing on a boarding school life in Grenada.
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 45,780. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Organizations & institutions, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
"So many of us came to the Hostel as ... crude, 'ignorant'... base metals, and left as polished gems". This institution transformed young boys with life lessons.The key involved discipline, a 'consistent routine', and a single written rule:"A breach of common sense is a breach of Hostel rules." The book offers Thanks;another taste of the Caribbean;and a validation of boarding schools in education
Education, Knowledge and Educology
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 58,030. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology
An examination of the questions of (1) what is education, (2) what is knowledge about education and (3) how can that knowledge be organized so that it can be used fruitfully to take rational action in the educational process to pursue and achieve worthwhile intentions and purposes. Techniques of ordinary language analysis are used to illustrate how to address and answer these questions sensibly.
Understanding Sartre: Existentialism is a Humanism
Series: Understanding Philosophy, Book 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
In 'Existentialism is a Humanism', Jean-Paul Sartre defended existential philosophy from a wide range of criticisms, including a popular perception that many of its key tenets were overly pessimistic. This essay-length guide explains many of the arguments Sartre presented in the lecture, including key concepts such as abandonment, and existence preceding essence.
Tests de Educación Permanente
Price: $4.35 USD. Words: 62,220. Language: Spanish. Published: January 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Adult & continuing education, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
Esta obra está compuesta de un enorme compendio de cuestiones relativas a la Educación Permanente y de adultos y, que se ajustan a las asignaturas de Grado relativas a las Ciencias de la Educación, Psicopedagogía, Pedagogía, Educación Social, etc. En esta obra encontrará más de 1.700 cuestiones verdadero/falso que le serán de extrema utilidad.
Teaching Philosophy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,720. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2013 by Justice Gray. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
Do you need a guide for teaching philosophy? This book gives you some basic discussion questions, essay questions, assignments, and even includes grading rubrics! Includes are notes on Thomas Hobbes, Renee Descartes, and John Locke. This book gives you enough material to teach an introductory philosophy class. Whether you teach in an institution, or home school, you will find this book to be
The Burden of Excellence
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 45,390. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2013 by Plowshare Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / charter schools, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
This stirring memoir tells the story of Cecil Lytle's five-year struggle to establish a model college-preparatory public charter school for children from underrepresented backgrounds on the campus of a major state university. It was a long and contentious process, far more difficult than anyone could foresee when it began, and far more successful than anyone had expected
What I've Learnt ...and What I Was Secretly Thinking Behind Their Backs.
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 41,860. Language: Australian English. Published: June 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
Thirty years in the making. A very serious book covering a plethora of very important topics including War, Religion, Biomechanics, Exercise, Nutrition, Communication, The Media, Professionalism, History and Globalisation to name only a few. Full of the best quotes, the best films and TV for watching. It also proves "The Real Devil", how to recognise it, understand it and resist it. A MUST HAVE!!
The Religion is Simple Volume 3
Series: The Religion is Simple, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,800. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / Theology, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
The religion is simple teaches the rationale of the six principles of faith (eeman) in Islaam: Belief in God, His angles, His books, His prophets, life after death, and fate and judgment passed (qadhaak and qadar).
Overcoming Loneliness
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 4,610. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
If you are feeling lonely as you are reading this, you are not alone. The reason why I put this e-book together is because I know what it is like. Loneliness is a topic that is very close to my heart because I have been through the depths of empty, meaningless feelings many times and I am not new to that kind of feeling.
Education, Curriculum and Educology
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 72,540. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Curricula, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
What is curriculum? How does curriculum fit with education? What elements does any sound curriculum have? What curriculum issues arise from ambiguity? From value conflicts? What major perspectives have historically shaped curriculum? What knowledge base is available to use in curriculum design?
Dumbass Drain
Price: Free! Words: 35,560. Language: Italian. Published: January 27, 2017. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
Dumbass Drain è un saggio che, partendo dalla vicenda personale dell’autore, descrive le motivazioni che portano ogni anno centinaia di giovani a lasciare l’Italia per cercare lavoro all’estero. Quasi come fosse un cortometraggio filosofico, l’autore affronta le principali contraddizioni legate alla condizione di ricercatore emigrato negli Stati Uniti.