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Butterflies Are Free To Fly: A New and Radical Approach to Spiritual Evolution
Series: Butterflies. Price: Free! Words: 119,630. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
(4.25 from 4 reviews)
When Nicolaus Copernicus discovered the Earth wasn’t the center of the Universe, everything changed. When Frederick Miescher discovered DNA, everything changed again. When quantum physicists discovered our physical universe isn’t real, that it’s a hologram - everything ... wait! Nothing changed - yet. Now "Butterflies Are Free To Fly" offers a new and radical approach to spiritual evolution.
Sun Tzu's Art of War For The 21st Century
Price: Free! Words: 12,420. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Art of War is primarily about (i) understanding of one’s situation; (ii) understanding of extremes; and (iii) taking the knowledge gained from the understanding of the extremes and applying it to your advantage. Stanley Bronstein updates this masterpiece originally written about warfare and applies it to today's modern society.
That's Funny: A Theory of Humor
Price: Free! Words: 14,820. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
(5.00 from 1 review)
Ever wondered why we find something funny or why we laugh? You might be surprised by the reason. Have you ever wondered how people make up jokes? Would you like to be able to do so? A theory of humor is arrived at through the analysis of more than eighty fine jokes. Study has never been so much fun.
Selected Thoughts On Human Development
Price: Free! Words: 24,870. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
This book examines the proverbial meaning of life, which I take to mean developing individual self-awareness and self-sufficiency. It also addresses the role of temptation in the process of this development. The book also analyzes the five main conditions of the human mind (slave, Servant, Master, Warrior, Priest) and behavior typical of people in these conditions as they go through life
Cyclopedia of Philosophy
Price: Free! Words: 381,260. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » History » Civilization
Cyclopedia of issues in modern philosophy: The philosophy of science and religion, the cognitive sciences, cultural studies, aesthetics, art and literature, the philosophy of economics, the philosophy of psychology, and ethics.
Bezna 5
Price: Free! Words: 54,980. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
Bezna 5 makes an ouroboric move of plunging into itself ('Bezna' in Romanian means consistent darkness + diffuse fear). Bezna 5 is darkly glowing dead thinking, cosmic pessimism, hairy autonomy, limbo sighs, horrendous pink volumes, underground nematodes, happy dismemberment, haunting prehumanism, bio-glow, sinister moods, eternal stillness, future plague, idiot nonknowing and news from Cioran.
Where in the World is God?
Price: Free! Words: 143,080. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Neuropsychology, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Where in the World is God? traces the course of an informal study of humanity’s choices today, linking them with energy-driven needs of the universe. The author examines her premises, provides extensive data collected mostly from mainstream media, and draws conclusions that link the course of humanity’s life with the long-term, evolutionary needs of the universe.
Holophany, The Loop of Creation
Price: Free! Words: 164,960. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
(5.00 from 1 review)
A new paradigm in philosophy exploring the structure of consciousness through analysis of the act of perception and creativity. By abolishing axioms and truisms and instead, investigating the mechanism whereby these were created, authoritative dogma becomes redundant. As an alternative, knowledge of the structure of consciousness endows one with personal, social and global responsibility.
Exploring Consciousness and Perception By Kenneth Allen
Price: Free! Words: 28,640. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
We have very little understanding about the most fundamental aspect to our existence, our consciousness. Our consciousness is what makes us unique in the cosmos. What does it mean to be conscious? This book has been written to explore many of the questions around the nature of consciousness and perception.
NOW and the Weltanschauung of Government Men
Price: Free! Words: 26,640. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Philosophy of Science, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
In this short work the world view (Weltanschauung) of this sci-fi/fantasy author is outlined, including the concept of Now One World (NOW): the continuing big-bang event of our one universe. Focus is on physics quantum mechanics interpretation and multiverse concepts. This is contrasted with the fanciful world view of the novels Government Men and its prequel Secrets of Goth Mountain.
Stage 3: A Vision of Human Evolution
Price: Free! Words: 42,130. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Mind & Body
(4.00 from 1 review)
Is there hope for the human race? This book answers that question with a resounding "Yes!" The author presents a model of consciousness evolution in three stages, and applies the model to explore psychological and spiritual growth both in individual persons and in society as a whole. The book culminates in a hopeful vision of a world of peace and plenty for all.
From Dust to Descartes: An Evolutionary and Mechanical Explanation of Consciousness and Self-Awareness
Price: Free! Words: 65,900. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Linguistics, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Beginning with physical reactions as simple and mechanical as rust, From Dust to Descartes goes step by evolutionary step to explore how the most remarkable and personal aspects of consciousness have arisen, how our awareness of the world of ourselves differs from that of other species, and whether machines could ever become self-aware.
The End Of Philosophy: Tales Of Reality
Price: Free! Words: 116,930. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Psychology » Industrial & organizational psychology
The End Of Philosophy goes full circle from nihilistic desperation to farcical comedy. Twelve chapters dismantle everything you thought you ever knew – three others help you laugh at the resulting dilemma. A nonetheless serious theme is that we humans must transcend our current thought paradigms if we are not to prove too clever for our own good.
Essays in Social Philosophy
Price: Free! Words: 71,600. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
(4.00 from 1 review)
A collection of philosophical essays about Nietzsche, Heidegger, Marx, electronic music, Adorno and topics in artificial intelligence
"...and Gulliver Returns" Book 4 A Look at Human Values
Price: Free! Words: 183,990. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Religious philosophy
Commander Gulliver meets with Professor Wang from Kino University where they discuss the foundations of our value thinking. Our non-provable basic assumptions as well as the sources of evidence that we might use in making our value opinions. They discuss the pros and cons of many value questions, including: abortion, illegal immigration, euthanasia, gay marriage and others.
Pure Experiences Volume 3
Series: Pure Experiences. Price: Free! Words: 81,420. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Self-realization
This is a collection of selected articles on spiritual topics in a modern language. The topics are mostly about the path of knowledge and are inspired by Advaita Vedanta. This is the volume 3 of 3 and it covers the practical aspects of spirituality.
Bioethics and Population
Price: Free! Words: 21,440. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Law » Legal theory
Issues in the ethics and practice of demography and bioengineering - population control, the right to life, cloning, and abortion.
Issues in Ethics
Price: Free! Words: 49,150. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Religion & politics
Issues in ethics: the right to life, cloning, abortion, animal rights and other controversial topics.
Pure Experiences Volume 2
Series: Pure Experiences. Price: Free! Words: 110,470. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Self-realization
This is a collection of selected articles on spiritual topics in a modern language. The topics are mostly about the path of knowledge and are inspired by Advaita Vedanta. This is the volume 2 of 3 and it covers the subject of mind in detail.
Village Cafe A Buffet of Ideas
Price: Free! Words: 39,230. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Social policy
Our democracies appear healthy but they suffer malignant cancers. As you contend with frustration; open this book and consider wholesome remedies. You might find ways to reduce hyperbolized fat. Each village café offers a buffet of ideas appropriate to every country. If your interest is fairness, debt management, taxation, jobs, justice, welfare, environment or governance; look here.

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