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The Metarevolution (2nd Edition)
Price: $4.75 USD. Words: 78,180. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2010 by Punked Books. Categories: 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.
Now and the Weltanschauung of Government Men
Price: Free! Words: 26,560. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Philosophy of Science, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
In this short work the world view (Weltanschauung) of this sci-fi/fantasy author is outlined, including the concept of Now: the continuing Big-Bang event of our one universe. Focus is on physics quantum mechanics interpretation and multiverse concepts. This is contrasted with the fanciful world view of the novels Government Men and its prequel Secrets of Goth Mountain.
How I Became A Super Villain
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 33,890. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2010. Categories: 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.
Bezna 5
Price: Free! Words: 54,980. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
Bezna 5 makes an ouroboric move of plunging into itself ('Bezna' in Romanian means consistent darkness + diffuse fear). Bezna 5 is darkly glowing dead thinking, cosmic pessimism, hairy autonomy, limbo sighs, horrendous pink volumes, underground nematodes, happy dismemberment, haunting prehumanism, bio-glow, sinister moods, eternal stillness, future plague, idiot nonknowing and news from Cioran.
Freedom From God: Restoring the Sense of Wonder
Series: Harry Willson Humanist Philosophy, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 57,600. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2011 by Amador Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Emotional healing, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
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!
Nine Months in Uruguay: Past, Present, Progress
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 52,760. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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.
Origins of Europeanism
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 26,450. Language: Russian. Published: March 22, 2011 by izdat-knigu.ru. Categories: 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.
The Seeker's Guide
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 37,010. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
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The seeker is a person who is looking for knowledge and truth about life and the big questions. The book is a guide to help people figure out where to start looking for answers on their own, and how to ask questions. It is based on my own thoughts and experiences so its perspective is in the philosophy of physicalism, atheism, and Rational Pantheism; which I helped develop along side Paul Harrison
Universal Philosophy
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 92,230. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary 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.
Articles in Dissident Philosophy
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 69,540. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
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A sustaining philosophy for the sovereign human being; a navigation system for self-management and an a recipe on how to increase your IQ. Individualism for collectivists and a Jenny Craig state for humanists. “Finely crafted essays in puzzle solving. A must read for the opinionated Left and Right.”
The Triumph of Conscience
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 117,100. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
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.
Vers l'abîme ?
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 30,020. Language: French. Published: December 3, 2010 by Editions de L'Herne. Categories: 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.
সমাজে বিজ্ঞানের প্রভাব [Impact of Science on Society]
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,840. Language: Bengali. Published: January 27, 2012 by cmsMonkey. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
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The Impact of Science on Society is a great book by Bertrand Russell. This book is now in Bengali, translated by Suhreed Sarkar.
Kent Dindarlığı
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,150. Language: Turkish. Published: February 22, 2011 by Timas Yayin Grubu. Categories: 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
Being and Paradox: A new look at Anthropocentrism
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,130. 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.
Realismo Cientifico
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,530. Language: Spanish. Published: June 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Criticism
Abordamos las ideas de Popper, Karl R: Panorama de algunos problemas fundamentales en la lógica de investigación científica. Teoría de la Interpretación: Discurso y Excedente de Sentido en Paul Ricoeur. Problemas del lenguaje en Villoro y en otros. Panorama de Algunos Problemas Fundamentales en la Lógica de Investigación Científica. La Metáfora en U. Eco. La Etnometodología de Garfinkel.
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.
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.
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.
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.