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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.
Klosophy: A lifetime of observation & engagement.
By Kehinde Sonola
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,690. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Klosophy has been described as a philosophy book. However, the author calls it a life book that is not necessary for everyone but is for everyone. Indeed Klosophy is a work that will make you smile, laugh, cringe, cry and by the end of it feel peace and enlivened. It is a lifetime's worth of teachings, comments and observations which all people can recognise and relate to.
A New Theory of Justice
By J.J. Ward
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,530. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
An attempt to get beyond "Social Contract" accounts of societal fairness (such as are found in Hobbes, Locke, Rousseau and Rawls), to a political-philosophical theory that is both more realistic and better suited to dealing with pressing questions of INjustice.
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.
Thoughts of Attraction
By Mark Strong
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,280. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2013 by Ex-L-Ence Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
Thoughts of Attraction, is a short collection of notes, observations, inspirations, theories, anecdotes and philosophical thoughts that give some idea of the direction and mindset one needs to cultivate in order to ensure personal development and to avoid making the same mistakes over and over.
Beelieves (Spanish)
By Loco Erasmo
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,240. Language: Spanish. Published: March 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
¿Cómo encontrar una felicidad real? ¿Cómo entender este mundo y su gente? Si te gusta pensar, después de esta guía no será posible dejar de hacerlo, aplicándolo a todos los aspectos de la vida. Empezarás a pensar acerca de tu propósito en esta vida. Buena suerte en esta aventura que acaba de comenzar. La primera página quizás no la entiendas, pero una vez terminada la guía, lo entenderás todo.
Beelieves
By Loco Erasmo
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,170. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
How to find a real happiness?How to understand this world and their people?This questions have answers in this guide.If you like think,after this guide you cant will stop doing it,applying it to all aspects of life.You will start thinking about your purpose.Good luck in this adventure that has just begun.Maybe you do not understand the first page,but when you finish the guide understand everything
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.
6 Atheist Tales
By Eric Maisel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,860. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Movements / existential
Eric Maisel is the author of The Atheist’s Way and 40 other books and the developer of natural psychology. These six atheist teaching tales, similar to Sufi teaching tales and Biblical teaching tales, convey important natural psychology lessons in story form. Included in this anthology: On Tuesday You Can Walk On Water, Job Interview, Pander Bear, Foursome, War Hero, and The Missing Link.
How To Become A Millionaire Tomorrow
By A Olaussen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Motivational
How to become a millionaire tomorrow? touches on the philosophy behind money and explore how one can become a millionaire super fast. The obvious answer is in the book's subtitle, which claims one shall not buy this book in order to become a millionaire tomorrow. That would hold the truth if the book cost a million dollars, but for almost a million less, you can enjoy this. Free wallet inside!
Onafhankelijk Denken - filosoferen doe je zelf
By Marc Brookhuis
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,030. Language: Dutch. Published: March 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Onafhankelijke Denken is een ideaal boek als je zelf het filosofische pad op wilt gaan. Dit boek stimuleert het eigen denken, o.a. door vragen te stellen en de dialoog aan te gaan, maar behandelt ook de "kritische fase" waarin het denkproces onderzocht wordt op logica en argumentatie. Onafhankelijk Denken is zowel geschikt voor filosofie-lessen maar zeker ook voor zelfstudie.
Princely Thoughts - A Book of Quotes
By Andrew Kasperski
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
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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.
Why do You live With Stress
By jiddu krishnamurti
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,190. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2013 by M-y Books. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
In this incredibly penetrating talk, Krishnamurti describes the psychological pressures of life and how these pressures affect right living: 'We were saying that any form of pressure on the brain affects our whole way of life. We were also saying that this pressure affects our activities, our attitudes, our character, and our way of living. The pressure--economic, social, ethical, and religious--i
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.
Slavery and The Existence of an Immutably Good God
By Applied Apologetics
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,860. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Xavier the atheist argues Christians cannot “reconcile their belief on slavery, God’s nature, and His proclamations on slavery” within scripture. He discussed other issues and presented a few additional claims, but the heart of his essay centered on the alleged inconsistency of an immutably good God issuing laws regulating slavery. An Apologetic Paper.
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.