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Understanding Kant: Concepts and Intuitions by Hercules Bantas
Series: Understanding Philosophy, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 2,950. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Philosophy
This guide examines Kant's theory of knowledge, specifically his arguments for separating human thought into concepts and intuitions.
Marx and Heidegger by Gerry Stahl
Price: Free! Words: 68,240. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy
A philosophy dissertation combining the strong points of Marx' and Heidegger's approaches to correct the problems that their theories have encountered.
Philosophy of Happiness (Be Happy-Be Optimistic) by Nils Horn
Price: Free! Words: 26,930. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy
Epicurus is my savior. He was my first enlightened master. He saved me from the suffering on life. He gave me the goal of inner happiness and showed me the way to find it. I read his philosophy, did it and felt better. Unlimited thanks to him. (Yogi Nils) Contents: Happiness Can be Learnt. The Ten Points of Happiness. Overcome Fear, Sadness and Anger. The Way of Love.
Philosophie des Glücks: Glück, Glücksforschung, glückliche Welt by Nils Horn
Price: Free! Words: 44,200. Language: German. Published: August 1, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy
Nach der Glücksphilosophie liegt der Sinn des Lebens darin glücklich zu sein. Der Begründer war der griechische Philosoph Epikur. Seine große Erkenntnis besteht darin, dass das Glück eines Menschen vorwiegend ein inneres Glück ist. Diese Auffassung wird von der modernen Wissenschaft geteilt.
Perfection Syndrome by Teymur Roshdi
Price: Free! Words: 1,060. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Research, Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy(4.00 from 1 review)
'Perfection Syndrome' is a philosophical article based on the analysis of two recent movies:Black Swan and Dorian Gray.Also by refering to 'the strange case of Dr.Jekyll and Mr.Hyde,I try to explore and to have a better understanding of the human nature...
Meaning: the History of Western Philosophy by Dr Clinton J de Bruyn
Price: Free! Words: 41,020. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy(5.00 from 1 review)
This engaging and educational work examines the history of western philosophy and many of the greats who contributed to it, beginning with Socrates and Plato and ending with Nietzsche, Sartre and Camus. It provides an introduction to key western schools of thought and represents a valuable reference tool for philosophy students, while also showing how these philosophies are applicable today.
Forbidden Love! by Teymur Roshdi
Price: Free! Words: 960. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy
The Great Love described in the stories:Romeo and Juliet,Splendor in the grass,Thorn Birds and Twilight saga, makes me ponder on this subject...
Creative Theory, Radical Example: Criticisms and Essays for Culture in the Digital Paradigm by Justice Koolhaas
Price: Free! Words: 53,650. Language: British English. Published: April 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy, Essay » Technology
This book offers dizzying and breakneck theories on subjects including digital identity, transhumanism, and blue-chip art celebrities. The introductions outline Koolhaas’s regrounding methodology, poetics, call for Theory Celebrities, and politics of infolution, along with comprehensive interpretations that allow students to choose material without feeling pressured to grasp everything at once.
In Defense of Martin Luther by Joseph Keysor
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,470. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2011 by apgroup. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious history
Author Joseph Keysor previously demonstrated that Hitler and the Nazis were not acting on Christian principles and exposed the true basis for destructive actions. Now he comes to the defense of Martin Luther, a person that many people try to blame for Hitler's anti-semitism. Keysor is not Lutheran, making his analysis all the more decisive.
Nietzsche: The God of Groundhog Day by Michael Faust
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,420. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011 by Mike Hockney. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders, Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy
Is Groundhog Day the greatest philosophical movie of all time? Under the rom-com exterior, this seminal film touches on Nietzsche's eternal recurrence, Camus' Myth of Sisyphus, and the possibility of becoming a Superman and even God.
Do I Exist? And Other Philosophical Questions by Andy Marlow
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,370. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Ever found yourself plagued by deep questions? This cheap, accessible book gives you a basic introduction to philosophical issues drawing on the works of philosophers from Descartes to Sartre through Kant and Nietzsche. Don’t know who they are? Don’t worry- each chapter ends with a “Philosophical Who’s Who” giving you a brief biography of the life and works of each major philosopher.
Éloge de l'animal by Michel de Montaigne
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,220. Language: French. Published: December 9, 2010 by Editions de L'Herne. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy
Les animaux parlent tout comme l'homme. Montaigne confère à la communication animale une pleine valeur de langage : « Qu'est-ce autre chose que parler, cette faculté que nous leur voyons de se plaindre, de se réjouir, de s'entr'appeler au secours, se convier à l'amour, comme ils font par l'usage de leur voix ? »
Strata by Ewa Chrusciel
Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 14,360. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2011 by Emergency Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy
Strata is a series of interconnected lyric prose poems that fluctuate between order and chaos like flocks of swallows rearranging themselves in flight. The rhythmic oscillation of the poems builds into a postmodern story that weaves through the life of a poet who’s migrated from Poland to the U.S.
Des larmes et des saints by Emil Cioran
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 17,390. Language: French. Published: November 19, 2010 by Editions de L'Herne. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy
Dans Des larmes et des saints, Cioran prévoit le jour où il regrettera, où il aura honte, d’avoir tant aimé les saintes et « la mystique, cette sensualité transcendante ». il se séparera des saintes, de leurs effusions, mais l’adieur au lyrisme n’effacera pas en lui l’iamge et la pensée qui l’obsèdent »
Desire, History, State and the Destiny of Man in Hegel by Luca Luchesini
You set the price! Words: 12,270. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
This book explains the core concepts of the philosophy of history of Hegel. For the reader interested also in the metaphysical view of Hegel, I refer to my other ebook, “The essential Hegel for the 21st Century” which includes also the content of this ebook.
Understanding Descartes: I am, I exist by Hercules Bantas
Series: Understanding Philosophy, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,420. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - 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
Enfance berlinoise by Walter Benjamin
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 33,250. Language: French. Published: July 6, 2012 by Editions de L'Herne. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy, Essay » Literature
Un texte autobiographique d’une très grande sensiblité lyrique et philosophique qui traite de la crise d’identité de Walter Benjamin, à travers le récit de son enfance. On y reconnait le positionnement successif de l’auteur en tant qu’Allemand, Français, Juif ou communiste.
Understanding Freud: The Unconscious Mind by Hercules Bantas
Series: Understanding Philosophy, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,310. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Freud's theory of the unconscious mind, as outlined in his Introductory Lectures on Psychoanalysis, has had a profound influence on the study of human thought. This essay length guide examines 'parapraxes', the dream-works, neurotic diseases and symptoms, as well as its pivotal role in psychoanalysis.
History of Philosophy. G.W.F. Hegel. His Life, Works and Thought. by Stefano Ulliana
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,620. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » History & Surveys / Modern
This e-book describes in an articulated way the structure in becoming of the thought of G.F.W. Hegel (1870-1831), an idealist German thinker. This work analyzes his thought from its first phase, animated by Jacobin and revolutionary ideals, to its conclusions, when the Hegelian thought seemed to accompany itself well to the Restoration put forward by the Congress of Vienna (1815).