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Considerations of Magic
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,690. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy
This short book aims to answer the questions: Why magic? What do I mean by magic? Am I a nutcase when I believe in magic? I will share some of my personal, philosphical and historical considerations about the belief in magic. Enjoy!
Meaning: the History of Western Philosophy
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Price: Free! Words: 41,020. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy
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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.
Desire, History, State and the Destiny of Man in Hegel
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You set the price! Words: 12,270. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy
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.
Do I Exist? And Other Philosophical Questions
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,370. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy
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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.
Tragedy and Comedy
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Price: Free! Words: 840. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy
'Tragedy and Comedy' is a philosophical article which treats the reasons of human tears and mainly the human ability to laugh.
Forbidden Love!
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Price: Free! Words: 960. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2011. Category: 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...
Understanding Freud: The Unconscious Mind
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Series: Understanding Philosophy, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,320. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy
A concise guide to Freud's theory of the unconscious mind as outlined in his Introductory Lectures on Psychoanalysis. Topics covered include the role the unconscious plays in 'parapraxes', the dream-works, neurotic diseases and symptoms, and it's central part in psychoanalysis.
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
Perfection Syndrome
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Price: Free! Words: 1,060. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Research
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'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...
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.
Philosophy of Happiness (Be Happy-Be Optimistic)
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Price: Free! Words: 26,930. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2010. Category: 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.
Marx and Heidegger
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Price: Free! Words: 68,540. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2010. Category: 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.
Philosophie des Glücks: Glück, Glücksforschung, glückliche Welt
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Price: Free! Words: 44,200. Language: German. Published: August 1, 2010. Category: 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.