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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.
Onafhankelijk Denken - filosoferen doe je zelf
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,030. Language: Dutch. Published: March 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Onafhankelijke Denken is een ideaal boek als je zelf het filosofische pad op wilt gaan. Dit boek stimuleert het eigen denken, o.a. door vragen te stellen en de dialoog aan te gaan, maar behandelt ook de "kritische fase" waarin het denkproces onderzocht wordt op logica en argumentatie. Onafhankelijk Denken is zowel geschikt voor filosofie-lessen maar zeker ook voor zelfstudie.
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.
Understanding Marx: Class Struggle
Series: Understanding Philosophy, Book 8. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,950. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
Many of Karl Marx's social and economic theories have the concept of class struggle at their core. This essay length guide examines Marx's concept of class struggle, and explains its role in the revolutionary process. Topics covered include a definition of class, the dialectic development of society, and the formation of the capitalist state, and the classless society.
Klosophy: A lifetime of observation & engagement.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,690. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Klosophy has been described as a philosophy book. However, the author calls it a life book that is not necessary for everyone but is for everyone. Indeed Klosophy is a work that will make you smile, laugh, cringe, cry and by the end of it feel peace and enlivened. It is a lifetime's worth of teachings, comments and observations which all people can recognise and relate to.
The Maverick Way
Series: Ed Ramsey's Philosophy, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 87,770. Language: American English. Published: May 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy
This is Ed Ramsey's third book of blue collar philosophy. In this book, he expands upon familiar themes like self-actualizing as a God-engendered command to be all that one can be. Ed urges that there are moderate, rational, practical, successful solutions to most any human problem imaginable. Mavellonialism is the tree of life sprouting from 3 springs: love, spirituality and worldliness.
Long Road
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 98,000. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2013 by Broken Walls Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Long Road: a collection of blogs, other writings that address the human condition in social and individual terms over the angst and turmoil of the mid 1900's to present day.
Hybris - Frammenti Aporetici
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 3,770. Language: Italian. Published: June 10, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Free will & determinism
Hybris è una silloge di riflessioni che investe alcuni nodi centrali del pensiero filosofico moderno. La tensione dell'indagine razionale nel tentativo di infrangere la barriera ontologica, per invadere il campo della metafisica, lascia dietro di se una congerie di frammenti aporetici, molto spesso occultati, perché logicamente refrattari e non commestibili.
Think About It
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,330. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
This is a lively, controversial book about error, misconception and false reasoning on a wide range of topics. No prior knowledge is required - it is meant for educated readers with no specialist knowledge. It deals mainly with ‘ordinary’ topics that should interest most intelligent people - e.g. art, education and sport. A few social, religious and philosophical questions are also considered.
An E-book About Fallacies of Causation
Price: Free! Words: 3,320. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
This short e-book consists of an attempt to describe fallacies of causation. It discusses five specific fallacies of causation. It has been written to be something of an introductory text that is both accessible and non-intimidating.
Phronesys - Aporetic Fragments
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Phronesys is a compilation of notes, aphorisms and reflections of a philosophical nature. In Phronesy intentionality of thought goes out of his theoretical matrix for eventuation, claiming its operative way, in the practical sphere. Here the Aporia is produced by the ambivalence of ethical and moral reflection that accompanies the dispersion of being in the existing streams.
50 Reasons To Not Suffer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,090. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Do you often find yourself suffering and unsatisfied with life? Do you feel that life is unfair and that the world is against you? If so, then this book might help you to put things into perspective. The author will demonstrate that for every ‘negative’ life event, there is actually a ‘positive’ way of looking at it, like a cloud with a silver lining. All that is required is a little courage.
Phronesys - Frammenti Aporetici
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 2,490. Language: Italian. Published: June 15, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Phronesys è una silloge di note, aforismi e riflessioni di carattere filosofico. Nella Phronesi l’intenzionalità del pensiero esce fuori dalla sua matrice teoretica per eventuarsi, reclamando la sua attitudine operativa, nell’ambito della sfera pratica. Qui l’aporia è data dall’ambivalenza del riflesso etico-morale che accompagna la dispersione dell’essere nei rivoli dell’ente.
Outside The Box
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 25,870. Language: British English. Published: December 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Theoretical book about the universe, God, Dimensions and everything else that gets one thinking "outside the box". This book is straight to the point with no puffing, there is very little, mathematics, or hard scientific formula. When one looks at their surroundings one should look further than just the items themselves, and discover a whole universe just waiting to be explored.
Princely Thoughts - A Book of Quotes
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
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A wonderful culmination of a lifetime of thoughts, experiences and endeavors, which provides the reader with insight, meaning, laughter, inspiration and entertainment, as well as offer a simple viewpoint to the wonderful life we lead.
The Incredible Irony of Being: Thoughts on Expression and Life
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,440. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
The Incredible Irony of Being is as varied as it is unique. In a serious voice that is alternately sarcastic and philosophical, Dave Wheeler writes with confidence on most any subject: Literature, Art, Writing, Suburbia. Somehow it all comes together in 21st Century style.
Beelieves (Spanish)
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,240. Language: Spanish. Published: March 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
¿Cómo encontrar una felicidad real? ¿Cómo entender este mundo y su gente? Si te gusta pensar, después de esta guía no será posible dejar de hacerlo, aplicándolo a todos los aspectos de la vida. Empezarás a pensar acerca de tu propósito en esta vida. Buena suerte en esta aventura que acaba de comenzar. La primera página quizás no la entiendas, pero una vez terminada la guía, lo entenderás todo.
An Introduction to the Later Wittgenstein for Students
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,760. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
This book, which grows out of eight years of teaching the later Wittgenstein, focuses on his great work, Philosophical Investigations. After a brief resume of the background that led him to change his approach to philosophy dramatically, it addresses the two main subjects of the Investigations, language and the mind, and concludes with reflections on the scope and place of his work.