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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.
A Student's Key to Ancient Greek Thought by G.A. Rauche
Price: Free! Words: 32,110. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2015 by Watch the Fabulous Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy
A Student's key to Ancient Greek Philosophy is a seminal book on Ancient Greek Philosophy. Have you ever wondered: Why are things as they are? Why do things happen as they do? How curious the world is?! In a powerful account of the works of amazing ancient authors, this book reveals the beginnings of knowledge and wisdom in Ancient Greece.
Uscite dal pensiero by Jacopo Stefani
Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 60,020. Language: Italian. Published: November 4, 2014 by Meligrana Giuseppe Editore. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy
Che senso ha la vita? Domanda facile a porsi, specialmente se inchiodati al disagio costitutivo che sempre più si impone sul nostro quotidiano. Wittgenstein ne fu ossessionato tutta la vita, non capendo da dove nascesse; e rispose, incredibilmente, parlando del nostro linguaggio. Benvenuti nella filosofia.
Northern Wisdom: The Havamal, Tao of the Vikings by Hugh B. Long
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,800. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy, Nonfiction » History » Medieval
The Orient has long shared its ancient wisdom, and so now do the Northmen. Northern Wisdom presents ancient Viking parables and knowledge in a delightfully accessible modern format. Combining Teachings on par with Buddha, Lao Tzu, Myamoto Musashi, Nicollo Machiavelli & Sun-Tzu , "The Havamal" sheds light on forgotten lore of the dark ages.
Passione Interesse Benessere - L'essenza della felicità by Thomas Grippo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,090. Language: Italian. Published: July 7, 2014. Categories: 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.
La tromba dell’ultimo giudizio contro Hegel ateo ed anticristo. Un ultimatum by Bruno Bauer
Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 51,400. Language: Italian. Published: April 13, 2014 by Edizioni Immanenza. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy
“(...) se la fedele osservanza del principio hegeliano vale come un titolo di merito, in base al quale viene garantita l'ammissione agli uffici pubblici, allora tutti i giovani he-geliani dovrebbero essere, di colpo, insigniti di cariche e onori, mentre i vecchi hegeliani dovrebbero immediatamente perdere i loro uffici ed essere cacciati dalle cattedre. Ma sono questi ultimi ad essersi piuttosto a
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.
The Truth Behind the Ben Hammott Confession-Hoax: Rennes-le-Chateau, Mary Magdalene, and the Priory of Sion by Gus Stiver
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,410. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Finally, the mystery is solved and all is revealed. Learn how the Anti-Magdalene conspiracy has been lying to us for thousands of years and how one man stood up for the Truth of Mary Magdalene.
Fundamentals of Western Philosophy by M. James Ziccardi
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 141,260. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » History & surveys / general, Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy
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.
Spaces - A Phenomenological Investigation by Giorgio Rizzo
Price: $16.90 USD. Words: 35,820. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013 by Turnshare Ltd.- Publisher. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Phenomenology
If we want to investigate, from a phenomenological point of view, the notion of space, we cannot start from nowhere. For our “interest” in space is, as a matter of fact, guided by the exhibition of that lowest layer of space on which other kinds of spaces are grounded.
Promenades dans Berlin by Franz Hessel
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 91,760. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2012 by Editions de L'Herne. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy
Hessel fut l’un des premiers à voir dans la grande ville une énigme, un univers de signes à déchiffrer. Il a fait de la flânerie philosophique un véritable genre littéraire et sut mieux que tout autre traquer « la lumière moderne de l’insolite ».
N'oublie pas le meilleur by Walter Benjamin
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 28,350. Language: French. Published: November 14, 2012 by Editions de L'Herne. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy
Pour l’écriture de N’oublie pas le meilleur, Walter Benjamin a délaissé ses formes habituelles pour faire appel aux genres très prolifiques que sont le conte et le récit. Des réflexions gustatives, oniriques, philosophiques...
Walter Benjamin la tradition des vaincus by Philippe Simay
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 38,740. Language: French. Published: October 24, 2012 by Editions de L'Herne. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural, Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy
Dans ce quatrième volume des Cahiers d’anthropologie sociale, on s’interrogera sur la conception du temps historique chez Walter Benjamin et d’en définir l’intérêt pour les sciences humaines et sociales.
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 Russia by Georgy Dolin
Price: $1.15 USD. Words: 37,160. Language: Russian. Published: March 5, 2012 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: 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?
Nietzsche: The God of Groundhog Day by Michael Faust
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,440. 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.
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.
Marx and Heidegger by Gerry Stahl
Price: Free! Words: 68,540. 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.
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.