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Aristotle - Metaphysics
By Aristotle
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 122,890. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2014 by Academy Net. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy
The Metaphysics is considered to be one of the greatest philosophical works. Its influence on the Greeks, the Muslim philosophers, the scholastic philosophers and even writers such as Dante, was immense.
Meaning: the History of Western Philosophy
By Dr Clinton J de Bruyn
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.
Understanding Russia
By Georgy Dolin
Price: $1.15 USD. Words: 37,160. Language: Russian. Published: March 5, 2012 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy
Among all the disappointments of the last decades one of the strongest is a sense of bitterness from the awareness of the absurdity of Russian reality. How did it happen that the present state of our country (as indeed, throughout the most of our history) is so incongruous with it's powerful potential?
Do I Exist? And Other Philosophical Questions
By Andy Marlow
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.
Philosophy of Happiness (Be Happy-Be Optimistic)
By Nils Horn
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
By Gerry Stahl
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
By Nils Horn
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.