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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.
Aethersphere
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You set the price! Words: 58,630. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
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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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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 World Is Never Enough: A Journey to the Heart of 21st Century Human
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A look beneath the skin of the modern-day individual: an attempt to understand their struggles and their meaning.
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.
Prosophy
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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.
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.
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.
the Seven Maxims: a Hopeful Endeavour
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A thought-provoking analysis of the argumentative nature of our beliefs as well as a suggestion on how to live less abrasively.
False Gods (The Deceivers) and Their Flock
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The author gives her assessment of 3 new age cults - Abraham Hicks, Sherry Daniel and L. Ron Hubbard.
From Dust to Descartes: An Evolutionary and Mechanical Explanation of Consciousness and Self-Awareness
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Beginning with physical reactions as simple and mechanical as rust, From Dust to Descartes goes step by evolutionary step to explore how the most remarkable and personal aspects of consciousness have arisen, how our awareness of the world of ourselves differs from that of other species, and whether machines could ever become self-aware.
The Evolution Path
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Price: Free! Words: 13,040. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
This book looks at the evolutionary process along with other ideas such as spirituality, the soul and altruism. Understanding evolution is the key to understanding life. The ideas here have emerged from decades of thought about evolution, including a doctoral thesis along the way, and offer a different way of looking at life.
The Solidarity of the Concordance
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Price: Free! Words: 1,590. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Wholeness arrives by mixing the suspension: Classicists drone toward dull perfection, Romanticists drown in feeling’s affection; Worse, others alternate between extremes— It’s not this nor that, but of a joined direction.
Esoterica
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You set the price! Words: 44,060. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
A whimsical collection of parables and short stories that make philosophy accessible to the “everyman”. A valuable resource for opening the mind to a transcendent reality and eternal life. The official Esoterica of the “CoAB” - a movement designed to modernize religious thought and address existential questions of contemporary life.
Moving Beyond Good and Evil: A Theory of Morality, Law, and Government
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Price: Free! Words: 10,410. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
This short book starts from first principles of moral nihilism and determinism and arrives at a shared system of morality and justice. It suggests a moral or ethical system that abandons the assumptions of objectivity, moral agency, and free will, and goes on to explore the implications of such a theory in the areas of criminal justice and government.
Rejecting the New Millennium
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Price: Free! Words: 3,300. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Hoyt wrote most of the poems in "Rejecting the New Millennium" while he was an instructor at Grambling State University in Louisiana from 1994 to 1999. A limited edition of the collection was issued in 1999 by CC Marimbo Communications, PO Box 933, Berkley, CA 94701. 24 signed and numbered hard copies of this collection are still available from the author.
An E-book About Fallacies of Causation
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Price: Free! Words: 3,320. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Category: 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.