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Escape 'the Matrix': Breaking Free of Illusions for an Authentic Meaningful Life
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 60,400. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Jake Lyron examines the 'Matrix' of illusions the world has ended in through the domination of media, the digital world and super-consumerism. He shows how this apparent advancement has eroded happiness and wellbeing and offers as a solution a simpler way of life in accord with nature and traditional values. Illuminating for the problem, inspiring for the solution.
Living the Spirituality of Reality: Experiencing Truth in the Universe
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,120. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Lyron extends his 'spirituality of reality' with notes on how this way of life is lived in practical terms. He offers a new philosophy which is simultaneously illuminating, inspiring and practical. A must-read for people wishing to push the limits of their experience of life in this miraculous universe.
Democracy and the Internet
Series: The Connected World, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,950. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Computer communication technologies, such as the Internet, are now integral to many democratic public spheres throughout the world. The question is how they impact the democratic process. Using several real world examples and the deliberative democracy theories of Rawls, Habermas, and Dryzek, this book looks at how technology has influenced the political process, and its effect on citizen power.
Cantor, Russell, and ZFC
Price: Free! Words: 11,150. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
when first conceived, russell's paradox stunned the world of Mathematicians. The zfc have produced axioms to address the issues caused by russell's paradox, but sometimes these too have come up short. In this paper, two concepts are used, ispace (the imagination) and tspace (three dimensional reality, where all things real exist), in order to shed new light on the problems.
Filosofia de la Ciencia
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,710. Language: Spanish. Published: October 14, 2013. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Es un estudio amplio sobre la especulación científica y los esfuerzos epistemológicos, fenomenológicos, gnoseológicos, existencialistas, materialistas, cartesianos y científicos, desde el surgimiento de la filosofía hasta los tiempos actuales.
Философия Бесконечности (размышления о Мироздании и Разуме)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,530. Language: Russian. Published: October 25, 2012 by irisbook publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
In his book "The Philosophy of infinity," the author states the original hypothesis of the eternal existence of the infinite universe, cyclic formation and destruction of universes in it, the identity "of all things" in the past, present and future.
The Sacred Tree - In Dreams and Myths
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 5,760. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
The human condition is fundamental to any creation of myths, and at the core of the emergence of any religion or personal dream. The journey from conception to maturity, and on from there to death, is a heroic one no matter which one of us makes it.
Notes Towards a New Age
Series: Ed Ramsey's Philosophy, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 212,180. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
Ed Ramsey is a blue collar philosopher who has been living, working and writing, and developing his personal philosophy for 37 years. He refers to his philosophical approach as Mavellonialism, the art and science of sophisticated self-development, whereby the individual cultivates his or her beliefs. This philosophy is amenable to the needs of every individual, man or woman, rich or poor.
Black and Proud
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 7,740. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic studies, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Black and Proud is a collection of essays written by a minister that takes a bold and provocative look at the black experience in America seen through the eyes of a minister.
Notes Towards a New Age, Volume 2
Series: Ed Ramsey's Philosophy, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 381,420. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious philosophy
Ed Ramsey lives his blue collar philosophy, which he refers to as Mavellonialism. It is his cherished hope that inviting people to immerse themselves in the ideas presented throughout the chapters listed in Volume 2, will open the eyes of the reader to the immense, invaluable and satisfying opportunity given them to come to live as mavericks, in accordance with God's fervent hope for humanity.
Gnosis A Philosophical Psychology Concerning the Emergence of Individuated Holistic Intelligence
Price: Free! Words: 17,930. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Psychology » Movements / general
This book is a radical leap into the apex of philosophy, psychology. Written in a dense and penetrating style that is designed to induce deep thinking and thoughtful reflection, the book explains how to attain lucidity, illumination. This book is impeccable, more of an experience than just a book with profound information. for anyone who wants to SEE in a very clear and luminous way. Very unique!
Quoted
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 960. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Variety of sayings, thoughts, and quotes that have a twist to them. A different take on ideas and views. It's a quick read, can be used as a reference, and something to ponder upon every now and then. Serves as a daily source for thought provoking concepts.
The Little Book Of Life - Book One - A to H
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 272,490. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
The Little Book Of Life is the definitive conversation on being human. Covering over 250 topics, from anger to animals, and war to waste. written as a dialogue with the reader, It engages you at all times, asking you to question everything you have ever believed in, but in a friendly,non-judgemental tone, and is an essential read for any person who wishes to enquire into the nature of all things.
6 Atheist Tales
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,860. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Movements / existential, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Eric Maisel is the author of The Atheist’s Way and 40 other books and the developer of natural psychology. These six atheist teaching tales, similar to Sufi teaching tales and Biblical teaching tales, convey important natural psychology lessons in story form. Included in this anthology: On Tuesday You Can Walk On Water, Job Interview, Pander Bear, Foursome, War Hero, and The Missing Link.
You Can Have Your Dreams Come True!
Series: Creative Consciousness, Book 10. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 39,900. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Daily affirmations, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
This book has no chapters. Every sentence is a lesson. You can open it to any page and find wonderful ideas on how to think, how to speak, how to act, in ways you perhaps may never have "THOUGHT" about before. Read with a highlighter in hand! The subject of the book is Creative Consciousness which I have been teaching for over fifty years. (And I'm only 39!)
Ontologia y Devenir en Deleuze
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,170. Language: Spanish. Published: June 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology
Básicamente nos interesa indagar en los textos de Deleuze sobre su ontología del devenir y para esto tenemos que remontarnos a la filosofía de los presocráticos y a las propuestas de Aristóteles. Sin embargo, para enganchar este tema con la concepción del tiempo el devenir nos vimos necesitados de incurrir en las propuestas de Nietzsche y Henry Bergson.
Schopenhauer y su Mundo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,650. Language: Spanish. Published: June 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology
Para Schopenhauer “el mundo es mi representación” y el sujeto es aquel que todo lo conoce y de nadie es conocido. El sujeto es la base del mundo, la condición supuesta de antemano de todo objeto perceptible, pues que nada existe sino para un sujeto.
Essential Philosophy: Flow With Life
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,410. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
You continue to ask questions but here you miss the point. You begin to live in the world of theories, assumptions, and your conclusions. I have a rat in my shop. At night, if I am working late, I often see that rat come out of its hiding. When it first appeared, I did not pay much attention.
Saber y Conocer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,180. Language: Spanish. Published: June 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology
Te presento un conjunto muy selecto de pequeños trabajos, tareas y reflexiones en torno a la búsqueda del conocimiento: epistemología, problemas del lenguaje, convencionalismo físico, el lenguaje en foucault, realismo desde el punto de vista de Quintanilla y Ludovico Geymonat, racionalismo y método científico.
The Atheist Delusion
Series: The Teaching Books of Vic Zarley, Five. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,470. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Atheism/Agnosticism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Atheists used to be somewhat quiet in their beliefs but in the past few years have become quite vocal. Where they used to tolerate Christians, now they want the religion eliminated. "The Atheist Delusion" encourages the Christian community to be transformed and BECOME the church Jesus heads as well as rebuts Richard Dawkins, and his book "The God Delusion," pointing out the flaws in his thinking.