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Passione Interesse Benessere - L'essenza della felicità
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,070. Language: Italian. Published: July 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy
La felicità ha un carattere esclusivamente transitorio? Tra narrazione e saggistica arricchita da alcuni test, in questo libro troverete un supporto utile a conoscere meglio le radici culturali della felicità e il modo in cui la sua ricerca determina le azioni dell’essere umano.
Words of Wisdom: Jane Austen
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Series: Great Oratory, Book 10. Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 2,370. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
Not many female writers have contributed so much to the world literature as Jane Austen has. She is undoubtedly one of the most famous female writers. She has been a favorite of not only female but male readers and even today her books are sold in large numbers.
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
(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.
Fundamentals of Western Philosophy
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 141,260. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » History & surveys / general
This work includes detailed examinations of the ideas put forth by such influential thinkers as Plato, Aristotle, Descartes, Spinoza, Leibniz, George Berkeley, John Locke, David Hume, Immanuel Kant, Arthur Schopenhauer, Bertrand Russell, Machiavelli, Thomas Hobbes, Jean-Jacques Rousseau, John Stuart Mill, and Alexis de Tocqueville.
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.
Fundamentos de la Filosofia Griega
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,610. Language: Spanish. Published: June 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
Con este curso pretendemos un acercamiento a la comprensión del origen de la filosofía griega: sus problemas, temas principales y sus tendencias. DIVISIÓN DEL CURSO: El curso se divide en tres períodos: -FILOSOFÍA PRESOCRÁTICA: De Tales de Mileto a Leucipo. -PENSAMIENTO DE LA CRÍSIS: Sócrates, los Sofistas y Platón. -EL POSTPLATONISMO: Escuelas socráticas, Aristóteles y el Helenismo.
Hybris - Aporetic Fragments
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 3,820. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Hybris is a sylloge of reflections that invests some central nodes of philosophical thought. The power of rational inquiry in an attempt to break the barrier ontological, to invade the domain of metaphysics, leaving behind a jumble of fragments aporetic, often hidden, because logically refractory and non-edible.
Understanding Russia
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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?
In Defense of Martin Luther
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,470. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2011 by apgroup. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy
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
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,440. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011 by Mike Hockney. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
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
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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.
The Human Heart
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,730. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy
A short lecture from Austrian philosopher and visionary Rudolf Steiner, "The Human Heart" traces the evolution of the heart through the different stages of life as a unique organ in forming a person’s karma and explores its value for the future of mankind.
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...
Le droit à la paresse
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,460. Language: French. Published: May 17, 2011 by Editions de L'Herne. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy
Animé d’un esprit d’une liberté étonnante, Lafargue a su trouver le ton juste pour dénoncer une aliénation du travail plus métaphysique que sociale.
De la liberté de penser dans un État libre
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,460. Language: French. Published: May 13, 2011 by Editions de L'Herne. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
Au regard de certaines questions qui nous taraudent, des défis que nos sociétés doivent relever, les pages qu’il consacre aux rapports de la Religion et de l’État sont d’une actualité brûlante et peuvent être l’occasion d’approfondir le sens et l’approche que nous avons de la Liberté.
Lettres sur le mal
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,200. Language: French. Published: May 13, 2011 by Editions de L'Herne. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy
Dans les Lettres à M. de Blyendbergh, marchand de Dordrecht qui s’intéressait à la théologie, Spinoza revient sur la question du Mal, sur ses formulations oiseuses. Une vieille affaire, en effet, pour la philosophie et la théologie : le Mal est-il ? N’est-il que la privation du Bien (privatio boni) ? Comment Dieu a-t-il pu créer Adam pécheur ?
Essai sur les femmes
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,200. Language: French. Published: May 3, 2011 by Editions de L'Herne. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy
Deux textes assez grinçants de Schopenhauer qui réveilleront la critique? « Leur destinée. – Beauté passagère. – Précocité, limites de leur intelligence. […] Le seul aspect de la femme révèle qu’elle n’est destinée ni aux grands travaux de l’intelligence, ni aux grands travaux matériels […].
Pourquoi tout n'a-t-il pas déjà disparu ?
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,790. Language: French. Published: April 29, 2011 by Editions de L'Herne. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy
Le texte de ce carnet est un inédit de Jean Baudrillard.