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Reflections on the 2012 Apocalyptic View of the World
By Hibamo Ayalew
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.
The Art of Living - 21st Century Epicureanism
By Kay Allen
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 9,220. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
The philosophy of Epicurus adapted to the modern age showing how one can live a happy life. Simple, direct, and readily understandable, Epicurus developed his philosophy for everyone.
The Illuminati Manifesto
By Adam Weishaupt
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,100. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2011 by Mike Hockney. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
The Illuminati’s manifesto is the formula for freedom. Isn’t it time for a liberated, rational world where everyone has an equal chance in life? The Second War of the Enlightenment is coming. It’s time to choose sides. You are called as a soldier to this most noble of undertakings.
the Seven Maxims: a Hopeful Endeavour
By Chad Davis
Price: Free! Words: 12,450. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
A thought-provoking analysis of the argumentative nature of our beliefs as well as a suggestion on how to live less abrasively.
Nine Months in Uruguay: Past, Present, Progress
By Julie R Butler
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 52,780. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
While my husband and I lived in Uruguay, I wrote. Not only did I maintain our blog, “Because the World is Round...,” but I found myself composing poetry, to my own surprise. It was a contemplative time, and as I tried to identify what it was about Uruguayan culture that I found so beguiling, as I dealt with loss, as the birds, the ocean, the sun and the moon spoke to me, a philosophy became.
Freedom From God: Restoring the Sense of Wonder
By Harry Willson
Series: Harry Willson Humanist Philosophy, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 57,600. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2011 by Amador Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Emotional healing
Thinking Aloud Allowed! Thinking about God went into a black hole in the '60s with "God Is Dead." Fundamentalism doesn't count, because there's no thinking there. Here's a book that goes all the way into that black hole and comes out the far end -- into liberation. This challenge is for persons who can read and like to think, and can still sense wonder. The fresh air is wonderful!
No Missing Links And Other Essays
By Julie R Butler
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,640. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
5 essays celebrating complexity and the connective principle: “Gandhi Remix” reformulates Gandhi’s Seven Social Sins “Small Change” puts the health care reform into perspective “Too Many Notes” is a short essay on concision “Constructive Universalism” compares this Uruguayan art theory to Ayn Rand’s "objectivism" “No Missing Links” unveils the illusion of separation
Understanding Freud: The Unconscious Mind
By Hercules Bantas
Series: Understanding Philosophy, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,320. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy
A concise guide to Freud's theory of the unconscious mind as outlined in his Introductory Lectures on Psychoanalysis. Topics covered include the role the unconscious plays in 'parapraxes', the dream-works, neurotic diseases and symptoms, and it's central part in psychoanalysis.
Origins of Europeanism
By Esther Cobler
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 26,460. Language: Russian. Published: March 22, 2011 by izdat-knigu.ru. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Using the most famous literary works and the biblical texts as an examples, author tries to show how the Supreme intent is embodied in the spiritual development of the mankind.
"Realizations" The Collected Writings Of Nostonun
By Nostonun
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 6,040. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2011 by Garden Park Productions. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
(Poetry and Writings of a Depressed Urban American Minority Poet) "A Writer has been discovered whose critiques of life are anything but ordinary". "This book should find itself listed in academic studies in various college departments" B.Pasley "Satire and truth taken to another level". " I'm not sure that the world is ready for this." "This is truly a Collector's item". Jimmy Fox
সমাজে বিজ্ঞানের প্রভাব [Impact of Science on Society]
By Suhreed Sarkar
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,840. Language: Bengali. Published: January 27, 2012 by cmsMonkey. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Impact of Science on Society is a great book by Bertrand Russell. This book is now in Bengali, translated by Suhreed Sarkar.
Letters at Midnight
By Roland B. King
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 18,300. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2013 by WordCrafts Press. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Do you ever lie awake at night and wonder, "why?" The clock strikes twelve and sleep has not graced your eyes. Suddenly your mind is filled with thoughts of some of life's biggest mysteries, and one begins to finally make sense to you. Let's embark on an adventure in the Scriptures as poet and philosopher Roland B. King opens the seals on these Letters at Midnight.
Universal Philosophy
By Robert Elias Najemy
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 92,230. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
An easily comprehensible and practical explanation of «universal philosophy» – the essence behind all philosophical and spiritual teachings with emphasis on how to employ these concepts in our daily lives. This book gives us answers to the most important questions. Who are we? Why are we hear? What is the purpose of our lives? How can we manifest our purpose? Prerequisites to a meaningful life.
Being and Paradox: A new look at Anthropocentrism
By Tracy Saunders
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,130. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2011 by The Electronic Book Company. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
We are a part of nature yet all too often we consider ourselves apart from it; we put at arm’s length a problem in which we forget to include ourselves. We are caught up in a paradox and to extricate ourselves from it we must redefine our centrality by appealing to our sense of kinship. Being and Paradox does this by making the centre of our environmental ethics not “duty” but Care.
Vers l'abîme ?
By Edgar Morin
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 30,020. Language: French. Published: December 3, 2010 by Editions de L'Herne. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
l s’agit d’un ensemble d’articles paru ces 10 dernières années, qui ont en commun d’aborder, à vif pourrait-on dire, la question de l’avenir de la planète, de nos irresponsabilités collectives, de l’aveuglement très largement partagé.
Extasis Vital
By Adolfo Sagastume
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.
Kent Dindarlığı
By Mehmet Altan
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,150. Language: Turkish. Published: February 22, 2011 by Timas Yayin Grubu. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Şeyh Galip de Müslüman, Taliban da! Öyleyse aradaki fark ne? Mehmet Altan yeni kitabında, sadece dindarları değil, inanca hangi mesafede durursa dursun bu topraklarda yaşayan herkesi ilgilendiren bir konuyu tartışmaya açıyor: Kent Dindarlığı
Rusty's Byron Guide 2011
By rusty miller
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,150. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2011. Category: 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.
The Triumph of Conscience
By Viktor Atman
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 117,100. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Located among the so called literature related to Human Development, The Triumph of the Conscience is presented as a book that speaks about values, but of secular values that can be practiced by anyone. Connections between the interior and exterior of human beings, the paradoxes, the needs, the cosmos as a synthesis of matter and conscience. Collective conscience, between the us and the others.
The Askers and The Offerers
By Doe Zantamata
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,330. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
(5.00 from 1 review)
This One Chapter Book takes a look at different perspectives on asking and offering. What may seem selfish to one seems perfectly normal to another, and what may be an attempt at being considerate may end up in an emotional overload. Understanding all types will help to create better communication without the need to change another person.