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Life and the Universe
Series: Solving Old Mysteries. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,430. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos
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Just what is life? What do we really know about God; about the universe? Is there intelligent life out there; is there more than one universe? We tackle some of these biggest questions of mankind with the confidence that we can arrive at the truth and convey that truth in comprehensible narrative. This book is for baby boomers and young people who are just beginning to form their opinions.
Seven Foundations of Personal Revolution
Price: Free! Words: 12,190. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Seven core lessons from practical philosophy and design thinking to help readers look at the reality of themselves and their lives and build on the strongest possible foundation.
Being and Paradox: A new look at Anthropocentrism
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,120. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2011 by The Electronic Book Company. Categories: 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.
La Filosofia è la Vita, Vol. V
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 12,040. Language: Italian. Published: April 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Questo è il quinto volumetto della mia serie "La Filosofia è la Vita".
Necessary Wisdom
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 33,190. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
In this outstanding collection of six feature interviews that began in the 1980s, journalist D. Patrick Miller and philosopher Jacob Needleman discuss Making Sense of Mysticism, The Secrets of Time and Love, The Meanings of Money, Searching for the Soul of America, Meeting God without Religion, and finally, The Need for Philosophy.
Ontologia y Metafisica
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,150. Language: Spanish. Published: June 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Theology / General
La metafisica es la rama de la filosofía que se ocupa de la naturaleza de la realidad última. La metafísica está dividida en ontología, que tiene que ver con la cuestión de cómo muchos tipos fundamentales de entidades componen el universo, y la propia metafísica, que se ocupa de describir los rasgos más generales de la realidad.
Experience Curating: How to Gain Focus, Increase Influence, and Simplify Your Life
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 38,900. Language: American English. Published: April 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Memory Improvement
Experience Curating isn't just about Joel Zaslofsky's unique FAOCAS framework and how to reap its rewards with your favorite tools. It's a three-part blueprint to achieve your own brand of success, complete with real-world case studies from Evernote, The Huffington Post, and even the Brothers Grimm.
Gnosis A Philosophical Psychology Concerning the Emergence of Individuated Holistic Intelligence
Price: Free! Words: 17,930. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Psychology » Movements / general
This book is a radical leap into the apex of philosophy, psychology. Written in a dense and penetrating style that is designed to induce deep thinking and thoughtful reflection, the book explains how to attain lucidity, illumination. This book is impeccable, more of an experience than just a book with profound information. for anyone who wants to SEE in a very clear and luminous way. Very unique!
Be Still and Know Your Creative Consciousness
Series: Creative Consciousness, Book 5. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 45,710. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Daily affirmations, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
You are about to experience a leap of fortitude into a way of thinking that you may never have thought was possible. Creative Consciousness will lead you to a complete change of ideas no matter whom or in what state of life you presently find yourself.
The Law of Natural Manifestation
Series: Law of Attraction, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,320. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
So, you have read ‘The Secret’? You have gone through the words of many modern Law of Attraction writers! And yet you wonder why the Law of Attraction is not changing your kismet! Know the truth ... because only ‘truth can set you free’, not your ‘make-believes’. Read this book to release your true potentials and for self-emancipation. This is the secret beyond ‘The Secret'!
Pourquoi tout n'a-t-il pas déjà disparu ?
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,790. Language: French. Published: April 29, 2011 by Editions de L'Herne. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Le texte de ce carnet est un inédit de Jean Baudrillard.
Cantor, Russell, and ZFC
Price: Free! Words: 11,150. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
when first conceived, russell's paradox stunned the world of Mathematicians. The zfc have produced axioms to address the issues caused by russell's paradox, but sometimes these too have come up short. In this paper, two concepts are used, ispace (the imagination) and tspace (three dimensional reality, where all things real exist), in order to shed new light on the problems.
Portals: Entering Your Neighbor's World
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,560. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Comparative Religion, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
People in America today hold a variety of competing and incompatible worldviews. Portals offers a brief survey of seven of the major worldviews that shape American culture today. Intended primarily as a guide for Christians to understand their neighbors, this book can benefit anyone interested in bridging the divide between worldviews and entering the mental worlds of the people around us.
The Origins of George Bernard Shaw's Life Force Philosophy
Series: Macintosh series, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,310. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
George Bernard Shaw was essentially an independent thinker, yet, he consistently used the ideas of others. His Life Force philosophy was sufficiently thorough for Shaw. He took ideas and concepts, many that were generally accepted in the nineteenth century, and formulated a philosophy in which he could believe and put his faith and use as the main theme for important plays.
Positive Oratory: Great Thoughts
Series: Great Oratory, Book 4 ยท Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 300. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 20,350. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Positive or optimistic attitude happens to be the key to success and prosperity in life, however, most of people remain deprived of this virtue, for they seldom try to find or come across the sources which might inspire and motivate them.
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: $2.99 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: $2.99 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: $2.99 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.
Filosofia de la Ciencia
Price: $2.99 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.