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First Eighty-five Poems 1959-1963 by Paul David Robinson
Series: The Poetry of Paul David Robinson: An Autobiography in Poetry. Price: Free! Words: 25,040. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
First Eighty-five Poems is a book of poetry written between January 1, 1959 and August 1, 1963 while the author was in junior high and high school. He shares what he was feeling and thinking when he wrote some of his poems. It is an autobiography in poetry. The author often considered taking his own life, but decided not to do that. He became a Christian through philosophy and not the church.
Consciousness and the Limits of Reason by S.M. Moretta
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 193,560. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
Consciousness. So rich, so complex, so much our world, so difficult to explain. The “Problem of Mind” is considered from the perspective of both interactive dualism (as championed by Descartes) and contemporary materialism. Additionally, two alternative avenues to the explanation of consciousness, namely, quantum mechanics and general systems theory, are discussed in some detail.
Seven Foundations of Personal Revolution by Oli Anderson
Price: Free! Words: 12,190. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Seven core lessons from practical philosophy and design thinking to help readers look at the reality of themselves and their lives and build on the strongest possible foundation.
Village Cafe A Buffet of Ideas by Dave Amonson
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!(Rediscover yourself….Find your true-self…)....Helps you to re-discover your self-esteem,self-believe,self-confidence,self-reliance,courage,dreams,happiness & success. by Birister Sharma
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,020. 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 by Robert Seidel Costic
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.
Het Leven, de Wereld, en de Rest. Meningen van een Boekhouder. by Sjef Willockx
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 2,740. Language: Dutch. Published: September 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Meer dan 160 prikkelende stellingen, ontnuchterende observaties en gekwelde verzuchtingen over een veelheid van onderwerpen: mens en maatschappij, de seizoenen, het leven en de dood, fruitvliegjes, geluk, en nog veel meer.
Το Τίποτα/Nothing (Greek Edition) by Jenny Gkotsi
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 29,540. Language: Greek. Published: September 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Ίσως έτσι να νιώθει κανείς, όταν μετά από ένα ευκαταφρόνητο χρονικό διάστημα υπερνικά τα εμπόδια κι οδηγείται στην αυτοολοκλήρωση. Ίσως πάλι όμως, εκείνο το κενό που κρατά ο καθένας για το αύριο να μην πρέπει να καλυφθεί από κανέναν και για κανένα λόγο. Ίσως πρέπει πάντα να υπάρχει ένα κενό μέσα μας που να μας ωθεί προς το ολόκληρο...
Knowing The Truth by Robert Bretsznajder
Price: Free! Words: 7,380. 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 by Robert Bretsznajder
Price: Free! Words: 6,140. 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 by Stephen1989
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 by Павел Тихонов
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.
Existentialism Its Religious Proponents And Detractors by Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,740. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / existentialism
My e-book considers reaction to Jean-Paul Sartre's revival of existentialism in the early 1940s. My text considers critical acclaim of Sartre's plays, No Exit and The Respectful Prostitute, among others. Much of my volume looks at religious leaders and what they said about existentialism, its history and impact. At least one of these men believed it was as dangerous a threat to man as communism.
The Ancient Path to Eternal Bliss by Hin Teo
Price: $3.60 USD. Words: 31,410. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Stress Management, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Most of us have trouble coping with loneliness, illness, old age, and death. Because of these, we can’t live a worry-free, meaningful, and fulfilling life. Fortunately, knowing reality will set us free. Hin reveals the reality with philosophy, religion and science.
Cantor, Russell, and ZFC by John Northern
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.
The Relevance of Kabir by Todd Vickers
Price: $5.51 USD. Words: 51,750. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Kabir was a bold eastern philosopher who understood how pain is inevitable and suffering is optional. The Relevance of Kabir combines the verses of four different translations. In the revolutionary spirit of Kabir, Todd Vickers elaborates on these poems using modern examples, reason, metaphor and indelicacy.
An Introduction to the Later Wittgenstein for Students by Don Waterfall
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 by Daniel Marques
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 by Khaled Farag & Caren Knight
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..."