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Wasted life!
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Price: Free! Words: 650. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
'Wasted life!' is a philosophical article about the meaning of our life, the concept of 'success' and 'failure','gain' and 'lost', 'winners' and 'losers',finally about how we waste time and life.
Semiotics: The Key
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Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 61,240. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
This book is an academic treatise on semiotics: the science of signs. It presents the subject to the reader as a key to it all: an understanding of ideas, thought, and semiosis; of the utility of knowledge and signs; and of the necessary and pleasurable parts, as well as the dangerous aspects, played by learning and communication in living.
Aethersphere
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You set the price! Words: 58,630. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Thank you for beginning to read this book of more than 300 poetic works, this introduction will be your guide to these unconsciously created poems. They were written with a self-exquisite corpse and spontaneous automatism, with aid of muses, red inked molskines and mounds of aetherspheric tomes, the dates of writing are from the fall of 2008 to the spring of 2011 perks.
Flotsam - A Boomer’s Vignettes
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Price: Free! Words: 16,790. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Flotsam contains scenes and pictures from this baby boomer's life. My experiences are no better than anyone else's: no worse. My experiences and lessons learned directly influence my novels, for as Ayn Rand says, "When you sit down to write, you do not need to calculate everything in a slow, conscious way. Your inspiration comes to the exact extent of the knowledge you have stored."
The Metarevolution (2nd Edition)
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Price: $4.75 USD. Words: 78,180. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2010 by Punked Books. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
The Metarevolution is a revolutionary manifesto about revolutions. It is both a theory about the nature of change throughout history, and a prescription of what to do about it. The touchstone idea for The Metarevolution is that no matter how well thought-out any ideology may be to start with, there are always limitations which only become clear as its ideals are applied.
The World Is Never Enough: A Journey to the Heart of 21st Century Human
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Price: Free! Words: 9,160. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
A look beneath the skin of the modern-day individual: an attempt to understand their struggles and their meaning.
Mapping Mental Spaces: Volume 2
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 181,440. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
The two volumes which give expression to 'Mapping Mental Spaces' are a series of working exercises involving different problems which are entailed by issues of: hermeneutics, innate ideas, apodicticity, belief, meaning, model-building, psychology, mythology, mysticism, logic (Volume 1), fields, mathematics, chaos theory, quantum mechanics, chronobiology, and holographic theory (Volume 2).
Moral Values, Politics and You: The Tribal Nature of All Politics
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,850. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Describes are how personal values lead to groups of similar values ("tribes") that try to lead using their values, i.e., politics. Primeval tribes are male lead, hierarchical and intolerant of other's values. Modern tribes are consensus driven and tolerant of diverse values as long as they respect an individual's human rights.
Philosophy of Time: Thoughts and Deliberations
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Price: Free! Words: 6,470. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Relativity
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
Since H.G.Well’s Time Machine, humans have greatly marveled at the prospects of time-travel. Einstein’s Theory of Relativity has now experimentally established that time is a physical dimension to which space is intrinsically connected. In this volume, the goal is not to provide a systematic definition and overview of time, but to only consider the various issues connected with it.
How I Became A Super Villain
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Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 33,890. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
How are we to explain and understand the uniquely modern character that is the Super Villain? This book is a philosophical exploration of the Super Villain's universe, psyche, ethics, their cautionary tale of humanity wounded, and the special qualities their world can endow its followers with.
Value Your Month to Value Your Life
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,470. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Value Your Month to Value Your Life presents a self-coaching process aimed at value alignment: We call it value-mapping in the Managing with Aloha sensibility for worthwhile work. Value mapping strengthens you. You can practice it immediately to improve the daily quality of your life, boosting your confidence by building better values-based habits.
Prosophy
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Price: Free! Words: 38,060. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
A short essay on i) dominant post-philosophical perspectives and their shortcomings; ii) general biography, or the most encompassing view of their condition all humans might possibly share; and iii) why ethics are both preternatural and unavoidable for everyone to fulfill human native freedom. After much talk about philosophy's demise, it's time to try and begin its oldest search anew.
The Bluff Detector: Stories, Dreams and Rivers of Change
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,560. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2010 by Agio Publishing House. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Thomson Martin writes: "My book is an unfolding of my soul. In these pages I travel from my early attachments to the Christian tradition to a much wider, open and fresh place. Here and there from among the pages a trickster may appear in the form of a bluff detector. The trickster giggles." W. THOMSON MARTIN is a retired microbiologist, born in Northern Ireland, now living in Victoria, BC.
Harvesting the Dream
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,090. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
You need to THINK for yourself... ... A Philosophy for Everyday Life. Relearning to think for yourself instead of following the crowd. Covers all aspects of learning including training the right side of the brain to be active.
The Gospel of Reason
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 86,090. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
As Jesus walked amongst men to advance the Gospel, so does Arenos to advance an objective & secular standard of the Good. Through numerous interactions, Arenos meets individuals & experiences situations testing existing systems of thought & beliefs. From examining political & religious Goods, The Gospel of Reason looks at how some of those Goods are proper, how some are not & why.
A Progressive Mind: Personal Reflections On Reality
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,760. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
A progressive book of aphorisms and random thoughts of a homeless hippie, decorated US Marine Vietnam War veteran, 28 year union member and deeply political American. Personal views on the absolute uselessness of religion, war and greed as well as the necessity of equally sharing what the universe offers. I speak of my beliefs as an occasional atheist, occasional agnostic and eternal Progressive.
Reflections on the 2012 Apocalyptic View of the World
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Price: Free! Words: 5,950. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
A reflection on the doomsday prophecy of 21 December 2012.
Apocalyptic Imaginary: The Best of Modern Mythology 2011
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You set the price! Words: 70,000. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Through the voices of many contributors, we collectively take a hard look at the blurred lines between narrative and truth, philosophy and literature, personal history and cultural memory.
Extasis Vital
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,160. Language: Spanish. Published: October 13, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
La Palabra se ha vuelto creadora y ahora va del verso que todo lo dice con el fuego de la pasión al tema del Feminismo y el Optimismo para la vida, hasta llegar a los Ovnis. Son cuatro ensayos que al principio pensamos que podrían ser un libro cada uno y, de cierta manera, sí lo son.
Philosophy of the Dark Era
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Price: Free! Words: 13,490. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2012 by WSIC EBooks Ltd.. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
I have learned and I am still looking for knowledge. I see the world in darkness; neighbors hate each other; people compete for positions at all cost. The world is so unruly; poverty, corruption, selfishness, falsehood and hypocrisy dominate. I see this period as a perfect time to publish my opinions about the world and explain things as I see them as a philosopher.