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That's Funny: A Theory of Humor by George J Cole
Price: Free! Words: 14,820. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy(5.00 from 1 review)
Ever wondered why we find something funny or why we laugh? You might be surprised by the reason. Have you ever wondered how people make up jokes? Would you like to be able to do so? A theory of humor is arrived at through the analysis of more than eighty fine jokes. Study has never been so much fun.
Princely Thoughts - A Book of Quotes by Andrew Kasperski
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,010. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy(5.00 from 1 review)
A wonderful culmination of a lifetime of thoughts, experiences and endeavors, which provides the reader with insight, meaning, laughter, inspiration and entertainment, as well as offer a simple viewpoint to the wonderful life we lead.
Life and the Universe by Walter Parks
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(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
The Askers and The Offerers by Doe Zantamata
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,330. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help(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.
Jen Hancock's Handy Humanism Handbook by Jennifer Hancock
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,680. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Atheism/Agnosticism(4.67 from 3 reviews)
This book is written to provide a quick overview of the philosophy of Humanism. Humanism is one of the most influential and yet most maligned philosophies of all time. Unfortunately, most people don’t know anything about it. I intend to change that with this book. Consider yourself introduced.
Portals: Entering Your Neighbor's World by Glenn Sunshine
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.
Breakthrough Philosophy by Bryan Smith
You set the price! Words: 7,760. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening(4.50 from 2 reviews)
From the author of 'A Shaman's Black Cloak', 'Arin oh Arin' and 'Hivemind 2040+' comes a conveniently written compilation of personal quotes and philosophical sayings by Bryan Smith. Inside here, you will find a collection of profound, life-changing insights on the relationship between you and reality.
Butterflies Are Free To Fly: A New and Radical Approach to Spiritual Evolution by Stephen Davis
Series: Butterflies. Price: Free! Words: 118,180. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy(4.25 from 4 reviews)
When Nicolaus Copernicus discovered the Earth wasn’t the center of the Universe, everything changed. When Frederick Miescher discovered DNA, everything changed again. When quantum physicists discovered our physical universe isn’t real, that it’s a hologram - everything ... wait! Nothing changed - yet. Now "Butterflies Are Free To Fly" offers a new and radical approach to spiritual evolution.
Essays in Social Philosophy by Gerry Stahl
Price: Free! Words: 71,600. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy(4.00 from 1 review)
A collection of philosophical essays about Nietzsche, Heidegger, Marx, electronic music, Adorno and topics in artificial intelligence
Stage 3: A Vision of Human Evolution by Scott Lape
Price: Free! Words: 42,130. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Mind & Body(4.00 from 1 review)
Is there hope for the human race? This book answers that question with a resounding "Yes!" The author presents a model of consciousness evolution in three stages, and applies the model to explore psychological and spiritual growth both in individual persons and in society as a whole. The book culminates in a hopeful vision of a world of peace and plenty for all.
Philosophy of Time: Thoughts and Deliberations by Domenic Marbaniang
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,470. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Relativity, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy(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.
The Universal Mind Hypothesis by Kar Lee
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,700. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2010 by KL Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy(3.00 from 2 reviews)
So, what is consciousness? Young was blind in half of his visual field when he appeared on NOVA(PBS). But if you threw him a ball from the blind side, he would catch it without knowing what he did. He had blindsight. His brain knew something that he did not. When one's brain acts on its own without the person knowing it, we have a p-zombie. This book is about why we aren't unconscious automatons.
The Ethical Philosophy of Bertrand Russell by Dr. Ramendra
Price: Free! Words: 4,190. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy(2.00 from 1 review)
Based on full length book of the same title. A critical exposition of the ethical philosophy of Bertrand Russell. Traces the development of Russell's ethical ideas from cognitivism (similar to G. E. Moore) to non-cognitivism (similar to A.J.Ayer).Concludes with author, Dr. Ramendra's critical comments on Russell's ethical ideas.(This is the second revised and expanded version of the ebook.)