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Rescuing Our Pride from the Arena Zero and Causing Sorrow for Tomorrow
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 36,590. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
As stated in the title, along its developmental curve, a superpower and hegemonic nation develops its own weaknesses. When those feeble points start being manifest on the surface, instead of facing the facts regarding its own weaknesses, such a nation becomes preoccupied with preserving its national pride, which ironically enough results in the development of even more weaknesses.
Filosofía de San Agustín
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,480. Language: Spanish. Published: June 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » History & Surveys / Modern
San Agustín de Hipona sostiene que “la mala voluntad es la causa de todos los males”, pero ésta voluntad, a su vez, no tiene causa anterior, es decir, no hay algo detrás, pues si así fuera, abre la posibilidad de buscar una causa tras otra, lo que es imposible, como ya lo planteaba Aristóteles, con respecto al principio de todas las cosas.
Filosofía del Renacimiento
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,760. Language: Spanish. Published: June 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » History & surveys / general
Durante los siglos XIV y XV se plantearon básicamente dos preguntas: ¿CUÁL ES LA VERDAD? y ¿QUÉ SON EL HOMBRE Y EL MUNDO? Son dos siglos de incertidumbre y de gran producción literaria.
Antropología y Arte en Gilles Deleuze
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,210. Language: Spanish. Published: June 20, 2012. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Filósofo francés contemporáneo cuyo pensamiento se inscribió inicialmente en el movimiento estructuralista y en las llamadas filosofías de la muerte del sujeto, aunque su pensamiento, creador e iconoclasta, es inclasificable. De él dijo Michel Foucault que era “el único espíritu filosófico de Francia”, y que el siglo XX sería deleuziano.
Our Human Labyrinth
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 94,390. Language: British English. Published: May 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Psychology » Theory
Our Human Labyrinth is the story of survival versus social communication; lost within a self-contained maze, commonly known as civilization. A journey through history - as much as a journey within ourselves: the book explores concepts of how and why structures of accepted illusion are created by the few, and the distorted effect it has upon reality, for the many…
Filosofia de la Ciencia
Price: $4.99 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.
Hybris - Aporetic Fragments
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 3,820. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » European 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.
Thoughts of Attraction
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,280. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2013 by Ex-L-Ence Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Thoughts of Attraction, is a short collection of notes, observations, inspirations, theories, anecdotes and philosophical thoughts that give some idea of the direction and mindset one needs to cultivate in order to ensure personal development and to avoid making the same mistakes over and over.
Democracy, Citizenship, and the Internet
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,680. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
This compilation contains nine guides: Deliberative Democracy Basics, John Rawls and Deliberative Democracy, Jurgen Habermas and Deliberative Democracy, John Dryzek and Deliberative Democracy, Citizen Power and the Internet, The Propaganda Model and the Internet, Ricoeur's Hermeneutic Arc and the Internet, Democracy and Postmodern Identity, and Democracy and the Internet.
The Binary Elements of Wealth
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 82,800. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Wealth… So desired, yet so illusive... to so many. Why? Empowered by the surprising answer, the reader learns of wealth’s true meaning and more! This practical book reveals the material as the hardware of existence and the spiritual as the software of life. "Wealth is not solely measured in gold, riches, or treasure, but possesses an inseparable spiritual element,” states the author.
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.
Rusty's Byron Guide 2011
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,150. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Rusty's Byron Guide is published annually, since 1984, by Rusty Miller, Californian born surfer, musician and photographer. It is a compilation of stories and images that reflect the spirit and feeling of the society, politics and culture of Byron Bay, where the overall atmosphere inclines people to find or remind themselves of our interrelationship with the environment and our own inner nature.
Andromaque, veuve noire
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 21,050. Language: French. Published: September 4, 2012 by Editions de L'Herne. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Chaque mois, pendant presque 5 ans, Michel Serres a observé et analysé, sous forme de chroniques relativement brèves (parues dans « Le Monde de l’éducation », de 1995 à 2000), toutes sortes de faits ou traits saillants de notre société. Elles sont toutes réunis dans ce passionnant volume.
Esoterica
You set the price! Words: 44,060. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
A whimsical collection of parables and short stories that make philosophy accessible to the “everyman”. A valuable resource for opening the mind to a transcendent reality and eternal life. The official Esoterica of the “CoAB” - a movement designed to modernize religious thought and address existential questions of contemporary life.
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.
Quoted
You set the price! Words: 1,000. 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.
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.
Village Cafe A Buffet of Ideas
Price: Free! Words: 39,230. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Politics and 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.
The Political Internet
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,010. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
This compilation contains five guides that answer some of the political questions introduced by the growth of the Internet. The compilation is comprised of: Citizen Power and the Internet, The Propaganda Model and the Internet: Smashing the Gateway, Ricoeur's Hermeneutic Arc and the Internet: The Changing Narrative Landscape, Democracy and Postmodern Identity, and Democracy and the Internet.
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.