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Philosophy of Time: Thoughts and Deliberations
By Domenic Marbaniang
Price: Free! Words: 6,470. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Relativity
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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.
False Gods (The Deceivers) and Their Flock
By Dawna DeCorby
Price: Free! Words: 1,530. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
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The author gives her assessment of 3 new age cults - Abraham Hicks, Sherry Daniel and L. Ron Hubbard.
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
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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.
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.
The Solidarity of the Concordance Illustrated
By Austin Torney
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,590. Language: English. Published: April 27, 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.
An E-book About Fallacies of Causation
By Luca Notini
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.
The Solidarity of the Concordance
By Austin Torney
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.
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.
Understanding Marx: Class Struggle
By Hercules Bantas
Series: Understanding Philosophy, Book 8. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,950. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Many of Karl Marx's social and economic theories have the concept of class struggle at their core. This essay length guide examines Marx's concept of class struggle, and explains its role in the revolutionary process. Topics covered include a definition of class, the dialectic development of society, and the formation of the capitalist state, and the classless society.
Flotsam - A Boomer’s Vignettes
By Eugene Roome
Price: Free! Words: 16,790. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
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."
That's Funny: A Theory of Humor
By George J Cole
Price: Free! Words: 14,820. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
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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.
Rejecting the New Millennium
By Don A. Hoyt
Price: $0.99 USD. 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.
Philosophy of the Dark Era
By Sa’id Ahmad
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.
Anti-Slavery Guide
By Timothy Conerson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,660. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
This book will help anyone who wants to free themselves from the slavery of modern America.
Некоторые мысли о развитии человека
By Vladimir Poklad
Price: Free! Words: 19,380. Language: Russian. Published: June 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
В книге рассматриваются вопросы: смысл жизни человека – воспитание в себе осмысленности и самодостаточности, осознание бесконечности своих возможностей; роль соблазнов в процессе этого воспитания; состояния разума человека – раба, Слуги, Хозяина, Воина, Жреца; поведение людей в этих состояниях в организациях, семье и социуме.
The World Is Never Enough: A Journey to the Heart of 21st Century Human
By L.A. Grainger-Brown
Price: Free! Words: 9,160. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
A look beneath the skin of the modern-day individual: an attempt to understand their struggles and their meaning.
Wasted life!
By Teymur Roshdi
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.
The Dynamics of Meaning
By Toby Fadida
Price: Free! Words: 4,680. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Human existence is perhaps the most intriguing and perplexing idea to ponder. What is the meaning of existence? Somehow we arrived here. We know that we will one day depart. So what is it all about? What is life about? How are we to go about pursuing enlightenment out of such a dynamic and perplexing question? The Dynamics of Meaning sets out a rational path for seeking an understanding of life.
The New Rubaiyat Illustrated: Modern Affirmations and Aspirations 1
By Austin Torney
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,430. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
The Embrace Of The Human Condition: An extension of Omar Khayyam’s Rubaiyat into modern times. The Rubàiyàt stuck a chord in me which was already resonating to Omar’s frequency, so, I wrote my own. Color Illustrated. Vo1. 1 of 4.
LOREM IPSUM
By Juna Firmansyah
Price: Free! Words: 2,070. Language: Indonesian (Bahasa Indonesia). Published: December 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Biarkan perahu kehidupanmu menjadi ringan, ambil hanya yang perlukan, seseorang yang kau cintai dan mencintaimu, satu atau dua sahabat, rumah nyaman serta hiburan sederhana, seekor kucing, sandang dan pangan terpenuhi kemudian sediakan banyak air lebih dari cukup karena dahaga itu berbahaya.