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Escape 'the Matrix': Breaking Free of Illusions for an Authentic Meaningful Life
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,400. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Jake Lyron examines the 'Matrix' of illusions the world has ended in through the domination of media, the digital world and super-consumerism. He shows how this apparent advancement has eroded happiness and wellbeing and offers as a solution a simpler way of life in accord with nature and traditional values. Illuminating for the problem, inspiring for the solution.
Philosophy of Science: A Short Introduction
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,890. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Philosophy of Science gives a brief introduction to the Epistemology (Scientific Knowledge Issues etc), Metaphysics (Reality Issues), and Axiology (Value Issues) of Science. It analyses the foundations of what scientific knowledge and theorization consists in and deals with issues related to the ultimate nature of reality and ethical issues involved in the practice of science.
MAN AND HIS PLIGHT IN THE BALANCE
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,120. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
The conclusion is that man is heading down to the abyss or up into a black hole
MAN AND HIS PLIGHT IN THE BALANCE
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,120. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
The opposite is true of our dreams and desires; the rotation wobbles as we advance in our affairs and effort
The Askers and The Offerers
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,330. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
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This One Chapter Book takes a look at different perspectives on asking and offering. What may seem selfish to one seems perfectly normal to another, and what may be an attempt at being considerate may end up in an emotional overload. Understanding all types will help to create better communication without the need to change another person.
The Little Fount
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 87,370. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
The Little Fount looks at the modern world through the eyes of a man who has learned how to see past the petty insecurities of society's expectations. Written as a long-form essay, it is a modern take on philosophy and religion.
A Privileged Time
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,260. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Acceptance of age is neither collapse nor surrender to decay. Collapse comes when a structure is weakly constructed with insufficient internal support to maintain the integrity of the whole. By resisting or denying the passage of our seasons, we trade opportunity to evolve for the brittle illusion of stability.
You Can Have Your Dreams Come True!
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 39,900. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Daily affirmations
This book has no chapters. Every sentence is a lesson. You can open it to any page and find wonderful ideas on how to think, how to speak, how to act, in ways you perhaps may never have "THOUGHT" about before. Read with a highlighter in hand! The subject of the book is Creative Consciousness which I have been teaching for over fifty years. (And I'm only 39!)
Filosofia de la Ciencia
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,710. Language: Spanish. Published: October 14, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
Es un estudio amplio sobre la especulación científica y los esfuerzos epistemológicos, fenomenológicos, gnoseológicos, existencialistas, materialistas, cartesianos y científicos, desde el surgimiento de la filosofía hasta los tiempos actuales.
Extasis Vital
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,160. Language: Spanish. Published: October 13, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
La Palabra se ha vuelto creadora y ahora va del verso que todo lo dice con el fuego de la pasión al tema del Feminismo y el Optimismo para la vida, hasta llegar a los Ovnis. Son cuatro ensayos que al principio pensamos que podrían ser un libro cada uno y, de cierta manera, sí lo son.
Las mariposas vuelan libres: Un acercamiento innovador y radical a la evolución espiritual
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Series: Butterflies. Price: Free! Words: 121,490. Language: Spanish. Published: October 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Cuando Nicolás Copérnico descubrió que la Tierra no era el centro del Universo, todo cambió. Cuando Frederick Miescher descubrió el ADN, todo cambió otra vez. Cuando los físicos cuánticos han descubierto que nuestro universo físico no es real, que es un holograma, todo…¡espera!, nada ha cambiado. Ahora “Las mariposas vuelan libres” ofrece un acceso nuevo y radical a la evolución espiritual.
The Philosophy of Desert Metaphors in Ibrahim al-Koni: The Bleeding of the Stone
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 53,690. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2013 by FARAXA Publishing (USA). Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
In The Philosophy of Desert Metaphors in Ibrahim al-Koni - The Bleeding of the Stone, Meinrad Calleja takes a close look at one of al-Koni’s works – The bleeding of the stone – and attempts to prise out philosophical reflections concealed in the text. In it the desert provides a landscape rich in allusions while metaphors allow readers to engage in creative interpretation.
A Head In The Cloud: Tutorials, Mini-Tutorials, Micro-Tutorials, and Appreciations From the Blog of Robert Paul Wolff
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Series: The Collected Papers of Robert Paul Wolff, Book 4. Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 138,320. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013 by Society for Philosophy & Culture. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
From Robert Paul Wolff's popular blog, the Philosopher's Stone, comes a series of "Tutorials", "Mini-Tutorials", "Micro-Tutorials" and "Appreciations" on topics such as Karl Marx, Sigmund Freud, Kiekegaard, Max Weber, Ideological Critique, Afro-American Studies, and more.
the Seven Maxims: a Hopeful Endeavour
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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.
Universal Philosophy
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 92,230. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
An easily comprehensible and practical explanation of «universal philosophy» – the essence behind all philosophical and spiritual teachings with emphasis on how to employ these concepts in our daily lives. This book gives us answers to the most important questions. Who are we? Why are we hear? What is the purpose of our lives? How can we manifest our purpose? Prerequisites to a meaningful life.
«Программное обеспечение души мужчин, родившихся 12 октября високосных годов из Каталога человеческих душ». Книга 182.
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Price: $3,000.00 USD. Words: 10,320. Language: Russian. Published: August 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Учёными было сделано открытие: один из древнейших манускриптов оказался каталогом человеческих душ, т.к. в нем досконально описывается структура психики человека («душа»). Автор открытия "Каталога человеческих душ" – А.Н.Давыдов. Оказалось, душа это носитель природного «программного обеспечения» человека. В манускрипте содержатся описания 293 подвидов homo sapiens. Большинство уже расшифрованы.
«Программное обеспечение души женщин, родившихся 7 октября високосных годов из Каталога человеческих душ». Книга 178.
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Price: $3,000.00 USD. Words: 9,870. Language: Russian. Published: August 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Учёными было сделано открытие: один из древнейших манускриптов оказался каталогом человеческих душ, т.к. в нем досконально описывается структура психики человека («душа»). Автор открытия "Каталога человеческих душ" – А.Н.Давыдов. Оказалось, душа это носитель природного «программного обеспечения» человека. В манускрипте содержатся описания 293 подвидов homo sapiens. Большинство уже расшифрованы.
Klosophy: A lifetime of observation & engagement.
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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.
Letters at Midnight
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 18,300. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2013 by WordCrafts Press. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Do you ever lie awake at night and wonder, "why?" The clock strikes twelve and sleep has not graced your eyes. Suddenly your mind is filled with thoughts of some of life's biggest mysteries, and one begins to finally make sense to you. Let's embark on an adventure in the Scriptures as poet and philosopher Roland B. King opens the seals on these Letters at Midnight.
A New Theory of Justice
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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.