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Village Cafe A Buffet of Ideas
Price: Free! Words: 39,230. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
Our democracies appear healthy but they suffer malignant cancers. As you contend with frustration; open this book and consider wholesome remedies. You might find ways to reduce hyperbolized fat. Each village café offers a buffet of ideas appropriate to every country. If your interest is fairness, debt management, taxation, jobs, justice, welfare, environment or governance; look here.
O Wandering Mind!
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,030. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
If a man is going for a long journey, first of all, he must know his final destiny. If he doesn’t know, he will reach nowhere. He will wander hither and thither and lost somewhere. No matter how much and how long he tries to reach. He will lose again and again.
Lightning Words: Aphorisms
Price: Free! Words: 5,760. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Costic offers 400 aphorisms in the vein of Nietzsche and La Rochefoucauld.
Knowing The Truth
Price: Free! Words: 7,590. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
What do you live for? Where is life from? What helps to accomplish the goal of life? What does not help? Where is improper life from? What gives happiness? What gives unhappiness? Where is happiness from? How to discriminate between what gives happiness and unhappiness? What is tendency for? How to overcome tendencies? How to discriminate between real and false? Who am I?
Rozróżnianie drogą do prawdy
Price: Free! Words: 6,350. Language: Polish. Published: June 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Eastern, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Po co żyjesz? Skąd jest życie? Co pomaga w osiągnięciu celu życia? Co nie pomaga? Skąd jest niewłaściwe życie? Co daje szczęście? Co daje nieszczęście? Skąd jest szczęśliwość? Jak rozróżniać między tym, co daje szczęście i tym, co daje nieszczęście? Po co jest skłonność? Dlaczego skłonność daje nieszczęście? Jak pokonywać skłonność? Jak rozróżniać między rzeczywistym i fałszywym? Kim ja jestem?
Ten Philosophy Ideas Everyone Should Know
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,650. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Logic
Philosophy is the study of many things. Reality, nature, ethics, God, to name but a few. This book is a short introduction to some key ideas of philosophy.
Смысл жизни в пяти словах
Price: $2.90 USD. Words: 8,700. Language: Russian. Published: June 11, 2015 by izdat-knigu.ru. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Эта книга о смысле жизни. Он вряд ли вам понравится, вряд ли он будет сказочным или слишком добрым к вам. Он жесток и справедлив как сама жизнь. Он больше похож на горьковатую правду, чем на сладковатую ложь или прекрасную иллюзию. Однако он объясняет все противоречия присущие нам, всю «несправедливость» жизни. Объясняет наше движение, делает его понятным и предсказуемым.
Почему все люди страдают
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,830. Language: Russian. Published: April 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Эта книга об истинных причинах страданий.
To think or to imitate ? Off dogmatic belief, towards free reason!
Price: Free! Words: 14,240. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
The problem of neurosciences and natural sciences in general on researching human qualia is presented and explained in common wording. The inconsistency of materialistic faith is used to elucidate the importance of unprejudiced reason. Further content includes comparison of theory of relativity with the common understanding of time.
Nachdenken statt nachahmen: Weg von Glaubensdogmen, hin zu freier Vernunft!
Price: Free! Words: 14,210. Language: German. Published: March 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Das Problem der Neurowissenschaft bei der Erforschung menschlicher Qualia wird mit gewöhnlichen Worten dargestellt und erklärt. Die Unstimmigkeit des philosphischen Materialismus dient als Beispiel, um die Wichtigkeit unvoreingenommener Anwendung der Vernunft hervorzuheben. Abschließend geht es um Verhältnis und Unterschiede zwischen der allgemeinen Auffassung von Zeit und jener der Physik.
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.
An Introduction to the Later Wittgenstein for Students
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,760. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
This book, which grows out of eight years of teaching the later Wittgenstein, focuses on his great work, Philosophical Investigations. After a brief resume of the background that led him to change his approach to philosophy dramatically, it addresses the two main subjects of the Investigations, language and the mind, and concludes with reflections on the scope and place of his work.
69 Silogismos para Mulheres: O que a lógica e a dedução revelam sobre os relacionamentos
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,690. Language: Portuguese. Published: October 25, 2014 by 22 Lions. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships  » Sexual behavior
O livro responde às dúvidas mais comuns das mulheres em relação aos homens, combinando um total de 69 silogismos sobre atração, comportamento, comunicação, relacionamentos e amor.
The Flag of Inconvenience
Price: Free! Words: 1,670. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2014 by Spangaloo Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
"A thought provoking and powerful memoir taking a voyage through the oceans of the mind, to a destination yet undecided and undefined..."
Breakthrough Philosophy
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.
NOW and the Weltanschauung of Government Men
Price: Free! Words: 26,640. 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 One World (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.
The Dawn of Nightfall
Price: Free! Words: 7,790. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
As a summary and philosophical interpretation of Isaac Asimov's classic story "Nightfall," The Dawn of Nightfall draws esoteric correlations between the science fiction masterpiece and inner pyscho-spiritual illumination. My intended purpose for the reader of this essay is to reflect as deeply as possible and be humbled by the magnitude of mortality, and to inspire the pursuit of eternal life.
Feeling Your Way to Happiness
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,440. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Stress Management, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
How do we know when we are happy, and how do we create more happy moments in our life? There are so many theories on happiness from finding joy in attending a religious service, being in love, laughing, doing something you really enjoy or many other daily experiences, however how many of these have a long lasting impact on our level of happiness and how many are just instantaneous happy moments?
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.
Quoted
You set the price! Words: 1,010. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Variety of sayings, thoughts, and quotes that have a twist to them. A different take on ideas and views. It's a quick read, can be used as a reference, and something to ponder upon every now and then. Serves as a daily source for thought provoking concepts.