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Think About It
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,330. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
This is a lively, controversial book about error, misconception and false reasoning on a wide range of topics. No prior knowledge is required - it is meant for educated readers with no specialist knowledge. It deals mainly with ‘ordinary’ topics that should interest most intelligent people - e.g. art, education and sport. A few social, religious and philosophical questions are also considered.
The Third Face of Coins
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 80,990. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2011 by Raider Publishing International. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
(5.00 from 1 review)
By Martin Kari
Knowledge Without Justification
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,790. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
This work of analytic epistemology takes up the radical thesis that knowledge is just true belief. It was originally written in 1991, and bits of it appeared in major philosophy journals. The thesis has led to a wide debate within epistemology.
Blood!
Price: Free! Words: 2,430. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
(5.00 from 1 review)
Explains the influence of blood on modern history, warfare, religion, secret societies, government and popular culture. Really weird
Jen Hancock's Handy Humanism Handbook
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,700. 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.
বুদ্ধিবৃত্তিক আবর্জনা
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,040. Language: Bengali. Published: July 29, 2011 by cmsMonkey. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
Philosopher Bertrand Russel inquired about human follies and fallacies in his popular book 'Unpopular Essays'. One of the most interesting essay in that book was 'An Outline of Intellectual Rubbish' where he illustrated the thoughts of many great men that can be considered simply rubbish. This book is a translation of the essay in Bangla (Bengali).
Proscritos
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 20,400. Language: Spanish. Published: July 13, 2011 by Emooby. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
El libro Proscritos es la máxima de las compilaciones de pensamientos («aforismos», «apotegmas», «axiomas») del escritor venezolano Alberto Jiménez Ure: que, durante más de veinte años, diseminó mediante sus ensayos, editoriales y artículos de opinión publicados en decenas de diarios y revistas de su país y el exterior.
Harvesting the Dream
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,090. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
You need to THINK for yourself... ... A Philosophy for Everyday Life. Relearning to think for yourself instead of following the crowd. Covers all aspects of learning including training the right side of the brain to be active.
Drew's Journey to "O"
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 23,140. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
starts with the origins of religions, explains some of the confusion about that and the simple answers to life's daily challenges, deals with politics, health care, and the elimination of fossil fuel, uses humor and common sense.
Rusty's Byron Guide 2011
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,150. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Rusty's Byron Guide is published annually, since 1984, by Rusty Miller, Californian born surfer, musician and photographer. It is a compilation of stories and images that reflect the spirit and feeling of the society, politics and culture of Byron Bay, where the overall atmosphere inclines people to find or remind themselves of our interrelationship with the environment and our own inner nature.
Being and Paradox: A new look at Anthropocentrism
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,130. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2011 by The Electronic Book Company. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
We are a part of nature yet all too often we consider ourselves apart from it; we put at arm’s length a problem in which we forget to include ourselves. We are caught up in a paradox and to extricate ourselves from it we must redefine our centrality by appealing to our sense of kinship. Being and Paradox does this by making the centre of our environmental ethics not “duty” but Care.
Sun Tzu's Art of War For The 21st Century
Price: Free! Words: 12,420. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Art of War is primarily about (i) understanding of one’s situation; (ii) understanding of extremes; and (iii) taking the knowledge gained from the understanding of the extremes and applying it to your advantage. Stanley Bronstein updates this masterpiece originally written about warfare and applies it to today's modern society.
The Little Book Of Life - Book One - I to Z
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 237,320. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
The Little Book Of Life is the definitive conversation on being human. Covering over 250 topics, from anger to animals, and war to waste. written as a dialogue with the reader, It engages you at all times, asking you to question everything you have ever believed in, but in a friendly,non-judgemental tone, and is an essential read for any person who wishes to enquire into the nature of all things.
The Little Book Of Life - Book One - A to H
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 272,490. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
The Little Book Of Life is the definitive conversation on being human. Covering over 250 topics, from anger to animals, and war to waste. written as a dialogue with the reader, It engages you at all times, asking you to question everything you have ever believed in, but in a friendly,non-judgemental tone, and is an essential read for any person who wishes to enquire into the nature of all things.
Ad Infinitum
Price: Free! Words: 8,350. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
Meditations on the startling and inevitable nature of infinity.
Pourquoi tout n'a-t-il pas déjà disparu ?
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,790. Language: French. Published: April 29, 2011 by Editions de L'Herne. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Le texte de ce carnet est un inédit de Jean Baudrillard.
The Ethical Philosophy of Bertrand Russell
Price: Free! Words: 4,190. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
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.)
The Binary Elements of Wealth
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 82,800. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Wealth… So desired, yet so illusive... to so many. Why? Empowered by the surprising answer, the reader learns of wealth’s true meaning and more! This practical book reveals the material as the hardware of existence and the spiritual as the software of life. "Wealth is not solely measured in gold, riches, or treasure, but possesses an inseparable spiritual element,” states the author.
Origins of Europeanism
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 26,460. Language: Russian. Published: March 22, 2011 by izdat-knigu.ru. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Using the most famous literary works and the biblical texts as an examples, author tries to show how the Supreme intent is embodied in the spiritual development of the mankind.
Simulations and Reality in WYSIWYG Universes
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,260. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
We're living in a Simulated Universe? Are you sure? And if we're _not_...