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21st Century Philosophy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,790. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Eight essays on strictly philosophical topics of social and moral relevance. Accessible to the general reader and written by someone with a higher-level qualification in the subject.
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.
Return to the Real
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 65,220. Language: American English. Published: February 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Essay » Political
The book presented in front of you is an intellectual inquiry into how the society of today should develop and finally be sent on a way of progress for the whole of humanity. It is a radical thought presented both philosophically and in a plain language. It is a must read for any that wish for a better world for all, an inqury into the obstacles that are present now and will be for the time being.
A New Theory of Justice
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 41,120. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
A formulation of a new theory of justice; an investigation into the meaning of the word "culture"; a discussion of the scope and limits of the philosophy of religion in the 21st century, and finally, a look at the kinds of minds that might inhabit our universe. Four extended essays attempting to break new ground in philosophy..
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.
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.
The Dawn of a New Age of Reason: Breaking Religion's Chains in the Twenty-first Century
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 103,490. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion & Science, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
If you have ever had doubts about your religion and felt guilty about it, fear not. You are one of a growing multitude who has struggled with the conflict between what they were taught in their youth and what their knowledge and their common sense tells them. If you fear that being a “Doubting Thomas” makes you unworthy or inferior, you really need to read this book.
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.
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.
Rescuing Bright Kids
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 31,250. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens
an essential reading guide for anyone who suspects their children/students are bright but not showing it, Rescuing Bright Kids includes activities that have been trialled by research and shown to bring out the best of thinking in any child as well as advice about how to deal with others who may have a say after you do, such as the school etc. Rescuing Bright Kids skills you to be the rescuer!
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.
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.
More on the Maverick Way
Series: Ed Ramsey's Philosophy, Book 4. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 87,720. Language: American English. Published: June 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
We have the opportunity for this to be the best of times. For this to come about, we must embrace and enact God's plan for us, which is the Maverick Way. Should we refuse to cooperate, this may be the worst of times. This book is a grader, smoothing the route to New Jerusalem. Get in your car and travel the route.
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.
Slavery and The Existence of an Immutably Good God
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,860. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Xavier the atheist argues Christians cannot “reconcile their belief on slavery, God’s nature, and His proclamations on slavery” within scripture. He discussed other issues and presented a few additional claims, but the heart of his essay centered on the alleged inconsistency of an immutably good God issuing laws regulating slavery. An Apologetic Paper.
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.
How To Become A Millionaire Tomorrow
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Motivational, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
How to become a millionaire tomorrow? touches on the philosophy behind money and explore how one can become a millionaire super fast. The obvious answer is in the book's subtitle, which claims one shall not buy this book in order to become a millionaire tomorrow. That would hold the truth if the book cost a million dollars, but for almost a million less, you can enjoy this. Free wallet inside!
Почему все люди страдают
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,830. Language: Russian. Published: April 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Эта книга об истинных причинах страданий.
Existentialism Its Religious Proponents And Detractors
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,740. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / existentialism
My e-book considers reaction to Jean-Paul Sartre's revival of existentialism in the early 1940s. My text considers critical acclaim of Sartre's plays, No Exit and The Respectful Prostitute, among others. Much of my volume looks at religious leaders and what they said about existentialism, its history and impact. At least one of these men believed it was as dangerous a threat to man as communism.
The Philosophy of Desert Metaphors in Ibrahim al-Koni: The Bleeding of the Stone
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 53,690. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2013 by FARAXA Publishing (USA). Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
In The Philosophy of Desert Metaphors in Ibrahim al-Koni - The Bleeding of the Stone, Meinrad Calleja takes a close look at one of al-Koni’s works – The bleeding of the stone – and attempts to prise out philosophical reflections concealed in the text. In it the desert provides a landscape rich in allusions while metaphors allow readers to engage in creative interpretation.