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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.
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: 26,450. 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.
Kent Dindarlığı
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,150. Language: Turkish. Published: February 22, 2011 by Timas Yayin Grubu. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Şeyh Galip de Müslüman, Taliban da! Öyleyse aradaki fark ne? Mehmet Altan yeni kitabında, sadece dindarları değil, inanca hangi mesafede durursa dursun bu topraklarda yaşayan herkesi ilgilendiren bir konuyu tartışmaya açıyor: Kent Dindarlığı
Aethersphere
You set the price! Words: 58,630. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Thank you for beginning to read this book of more than 300 poetic works, this introduction will be your guide to these unconsciously created poems. They were written with a self-exquisite corpse and spontaneous automatism, with aid of muses, red inked molskines and mounds of aetherspheric tomes, the dates of writing are from the fall of 2008 to the spring of 2011 perks.
"...and Gulliver Returns" Book 4 A Look at Human Values
Price: Free! Words: 183,990. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious philosophy
Commander Gulliver meets with Professor Wang from Kino University where they discuss the foundations of our value thinking. Our non-provable basic assumptions as well as the sources of evidence that we might use in making our value opinions. They discuss the pros and cons of many value questions, including: abortion, illegal immigration, euthanasia, gay marriage and others.
Fiction Gutted: The Establishment and the Novel
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 31,150. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Fiction » Literature » Literary
As Gideon Lewis-Kraus notes, writing in the Los Angeles Times, James Wood is a writer who matters. People read him, people of the educated, monied, controlling part of the populace. That's why it's important that what James Wood writes does not matter – in central ways. Nowhere is this more on display than in How Fiction Works, the star critic's most recent book.
Holophany, The Loop of Creation
Price: Free! Words: 165,030. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A new paradigm in philosophy exploring the structure of consciousness through analysis of the act of perception and creativity. By abolishing axioms and truisms and instead, investigating the mechanism whereby these were created, authoritative dogma becomes redundant. As an alternative, knowledge of the structure of consciousness endows one with personal, social and global responsibility.
Vers l'abîme ?
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 30,020. Language: French. Published: December 3, 2010 by Editions de L'Herne. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
l s’agit d’un ensemble d’articles paru ces 10 dernières années, qui ont en commun d’aborder, à vif pourrait-on dire, la question de l’avenir de la planète, de nos irresponsabilités collectives, de l’aveuglement très largement partagé.
The Triumph of Conscience
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 117,100. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Located among the so called literature related to Human Development, The Triumph of the Conscience is presented as a book that speaks about values, but of secular values that can be practiced by anyone. Connections between the interior and exterior of human beings, the paradoxes, the needs, the cosmos as a synthesis of matter and conscience. Collective conscience, between the us and the others.
Democracy, Citizenship, and the Internet
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 68,680. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
This compilation contains nine guides: Deliberative Democracy Basics, John Rawls and Deliberative Democracy, Jurgen Habermas and Deliberative Democracy, John Dryzek and Deliberative Democracy, Citizen Power and the Internet, The Propaganda Model and the Internet, Ricoeur's Hermeneutic Arc and the Internet, Democracy and Postmodern Identity, and Democracy and the Internet.
The Political Internet
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 41,010. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
This compilation contains five guides that answer some of the political questions introduced by the growth of the Internet. The compilation is comprised of: Citizen Power and the Internet, The Propaganda Model and the Internet: Smashing the Gateway, Ricoeur's Hermeneutic Arc and the Internet: The Changing Narrative Landscape, Democracy and Postmodern Identity, and Democracy and the Internet.
The Seeker's Guide
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 37,010. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
(5.00 from 1 review)
The seeker is a person who is looking for knowledge and truth about life and the big questions. The book is a guide to help people figure out where to start looking for answers on their own, and how to ask questions. It is based on my own thoughts and experiences so its perspective is in the philosophy of physicalism, atheism, and Rational Pantheism; which I helped develop along side Paul Harrison
The Bluff Detector: Stories, Dreams and Rivers of Change
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,560. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2010 by Agio Publishing House. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Thomson Martin writes: "My book is an unfolding of my soul. In these pages I travel from my early attachments to the Christian tradition to a much wider, open and fresh place. Here and there from among the pages a trickster may appear in the form of a bluff detector. The trickster giggles." W. THOMSON MARTIN is a retired microbiologist, born in Northern Ireland, now living in Victoria, BC.
Nine Months in Uruguay: Past, Present, Progress
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 52,760. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
While my husband and I lived in Uruguay, I wrote. Not only did I maintain our blog, “Because the World is Round...,” but I found myself composing poetry, to my own surprise. It was a contemplative time, and as I tried to identify what it was about Uruguayan culture that I found so beguiling, as I dealt with loss, as the birds, the ocean, the sun and the moon spoke to me, a philosophy became.
Butterflies Are Free To Fly: A New and Radical Approach to Spiritual Evolution
Series: Butterflies. Price: Free! Words: 118,110. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
When Nicolaus Copernicus discovered the Earth wasn’t the center of the Universe, everything changed. When Frederick Miescher discovered DNA, everything changed again. When quantum physicists discovered our physical universe isn’t real, that it’s a hologram - everything ... wait! Nothing changed - yet. Now "Butterflies Are Free To Fly" offers a new and radical approach to spiritual evolution.
Essays in Philosophy
Price: Free! Words: 60,860. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
(4.00 from 1 review)
A collection of philosophical essays about Nietzsche, Heidegger, Marx, electronic music, Adorno and topics in artificial intelligence
More Conversations with a Near-Death Experiencer
Series: Conversations with a Near-Death Experiencer, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,340. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » New Age » Near-death experiences
Diane Goble received emails from people all over the world (140 countries), who visited her web site A Near-Death Experience BeyondtheVeil.net from 1996 to 2008. This second book contains some of their conversations, questions and debates about religion, spirituality, and beliefs, plus a few relevant quotes and stories they passed on. This book will open your mind and connect you to your soul.
The Universal Mind Hypothesis
Price: Free! Words: 55,700. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2010 by KL Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
So, what is consciousness? Young was blind in half of his visual field when he appeared on NOVA(PBS). But if you threw him a ball from the blind side, he would catch it without knowing what he did. He had blindsight. His brain knew something that he did not. When one's brain acts on its own without the person knowing it, we have a p-zombie. This book is about why we aren't unconscious automatons.
Going Godless: Rediscovering Spirituality in a Material World
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 96,680. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
If you have recently become a nonbeliever, you left a world defined by religion. Whether you are atheist, agnostic, or deist, you face life without divine guidance. Is there meaning to be found in a godless world? Drawing from his past thirty years as an atheist, J.K. Fausnight redefines spirituality in naturalist terms and provides an important perspective on this brave new world.