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The Incredible Irony of Being: Thoughts on Expression and Life
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,440. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
The Incredible Irony of Being is as varied as it is unique. In a serious voice that is alternately sarcastic and philosophical, Dave Wheeler writes with confidence on most any subject: Literature, Art, Writing, Suburbia. Somehow it all comes together in 21st Century style.
50 Reasons To Not Suffer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,090. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Do you often find yourself suffering and unsatisfied with life? Do you feel that life is unfair and that the world is against you? If so, then this book might help you to put things into perspective. The author will demonstrate that for every ‘negative’ life event, there is actually a ‘positive’ way of looking at it, like a cloud with a silver lining. All that is required is a little courage.
Why: An Agnostic Perspective on the Meaning of Life
Price: Free! Words: 39,780. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
A logical attempt to analysis of the meaning of life. It comes to the conclusion that even if we can never know the true meaning of life we still have to use logic to deduce what to do with our lives. The most logical thing we can do with our lives is to grow to our full potential.
Rescuing Our Pride from the Arena Zero and Causing Sorrow for Tomorrow
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 36,590. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
As stated in the title, along its developmental curve, a superpower and hegemonic nation develops its own weaknesses. When those feeble points start being manifest on the surface, instead of facing the facts regarding its own weaknesses, such a nation becomes preoccupied with preserving its national pride, which ironically enough results in the development of even more weaknesses.
সমাজে বিজ্ঞানের প্রভাব [Impact of Science on Society]
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,840. Language: Bengali. Published: January 27, 2012 by cmsMonkey. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Impact of Science on Society is a great book by Bertrand Russell. This book is now in Bengali, translated by Suhreed Sarkar.
Esoterica
You set the price! Words: 44,060. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
A whimsical collection of parables and short stories that make philosophy accessible to the “everyman”. A valuable resource for opening the mind to a transcendent reality and eternal life. The official Esoterica of the “CoAB” - a movement designed to modernize religious thought and address existential questions of contemporary life.
The Ethical Technologist
Series: Text Book, Book 8 · Applied Philosophy, Book 7. Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 33,400. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2011 by Altiora Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
The Ethical Technologist is an exploration of what it is to be a change agent during this most dynamic period of human history. Ethical conduct in technology development comes down to a simple, two-part proposition; people must be told what the consequences of using a technology will be and give their informed consent, and secondly, that they must not be harmed by using it.
Freedom From God: Restoring the Sense of Wonder
Series: Harry Willson Humanist Philosophy, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 57,740. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2011 by Amador Publishers, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Emotional healing, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Thinking Aloud Allowed! Thinking about God went into a black hole in the '60s with "God Is Dead." Fundamentalism doesn't count, because there's no thinking there. Here's a book that goes all the way into that black hole and comes out the far end -- into liberation. This challenge is for persons who can read and like to think, and can still sense wonder. The fresh air is wonderful!
Apocalyptic Imaginary: The Best of Modern Mythology 2011
You set the price! Words: 70,000. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Through the voices of many contributors, we collectively take a hard look at the blurred lines between narrative and truth, philosophy and literature, personal history and cultural memory.
The Illuminati Manifesto
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,070. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2011 by Mike Hockney. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
The Illuminati’s manifesto is the formula for freedom. Isn’t it time for a liberated, rational world where everyone has an equal chance in life? The Second War of the Enlightenment is coming. It’s time to choose sides. You are called as a soldier to this most noble of undertakings.
The Exhaustion of the Interaction of Words: Brainstorming with the ParaMind Brainstorming Program
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 39,550. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Can helpful new ideas be discovered by computer-automated brainstorming? According to the ParaMind Brainstorming Software theory, yes they can. For anyone with an open mind and a bright outlook on the future, it should seem obvious that there are many important ideas that we have not yet discovered. ParaMind Brainstorming software is the tool created to do this.
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.
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.
Being and Paradox: A new look at Anthropocentrism
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,120. 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.
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.
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.