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Necessary Wisdom by D. Patrick Miller
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 33,190. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
In this outstanding collection of six feature interviews that began in the 1980s, journalist D. Patrick Miller and philosopher Jacob Needleman discuss Making Sense of Mysticism, The Secrets of Time and Love, The Meanings of Money, Searching for the Soul of America, Meeting God without Religion, and finally, The Need for Philosophy.
The Solidarity of the Concordance by Austin P. Torney
Price: Free! Words: 1,590. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2013. Categories: 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. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
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. Categories: 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. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
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.
Where in the World is God? by Hope Raymond
Price: Free! Words: 143,080. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Neuropsychology, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Where in the World is God? traces the course of an informal study of humanity’s choices today, linking them with energy-driven needs of the universe. The author examines her premises, provides extensive data collected mostly from mainstream media, and draws conclusions that link the course of humanity’s life with the long-term, evolutionary needs of the universe.
Outside The Box by Geoff Musselbrook
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 25,870. Language: British English. Published: December 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Theoretical book about the universe, God, Dimensions and everything else that gets one thinking "outside the box". This book is straight to the point with no puffing, there is very little, mathematics, or hard scientific formula. When one looks at their surroundings one should look further than just the items themselves, and discover a whole universe just waiting to be explored.
Flotsam - A Boomer’s Vignettes by Eugene Roome
Price: Free! Words: 16,790. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Categories: 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."
The Stimulusworks Warehouse by David Ramirez
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 102,640. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
In this warehouse, the essential elements of life are displayed; hope waits to be examined, ingenuity anticipates a touch. Inside, the paradox shades the precept and the amusing tints the profound. Stretching one’s legs in this building, will also strengthen the mind and expand the spirit by providing an impetus that works, the inspiration to work, and a stimulus for a life’s work
Философия Бесконечности (размышления о Мироздании и Разуме) by Nikolaj Yaroshko
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,530. Language: Russian. Published: October 25, 2012 by irisbook publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
In his book "The Philosophy of infinity," the author states the original hypothesis of the eternal existence of the infinite universe, cyclic formation and destruction of universes in it, the identity "of all things" in the past, present and future.
That's Funny: A Theory of Humor by George J Cole
Price: Free! Words: 14,820. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Portals: Entering Your Neighbor's World by Glenn Sunshine
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,560. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Comparative Religion, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy(4.50 from 2 reviews)
People in America today hold a variety of competing and incompatible worldviews. Portals offers a brief survey of seven of the major worldviews that shape American culture today. Intended primarily as a guide for Christians to understand their neighbors, this book can benefit anyone interested in bridging the divide between worldviews and entering the mental worlds of the people around us.
Notes Towards a New Age, Volume 2 by Ed Ramsey
Series: Ed Ramsey's Philosophy, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 383,100. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious philosophy
Ed Ramsey lives his blue collar philosophy, which he refers to as Mavellonialism. It is his cherished hope that inviting people to immerse themselves in the ideas presented throughout the chapters listed in Volume 2, will open the eyes of the reader to the immense, invaluable and satisfying opportunity given them to come to live as mavericks, in accordance with God's fervent hope for humanity.
Andromaque, veuve noire by Michel Serres
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 21,050. Language: French. Published: September 4, 2012 by Editions de L'Herne. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Chaque mois, pendant presque 5 ans, Michel Serres a observé et analysé, sous forme de chroniques relativement brèves (parues dans « Le Monde de l’éducation », de 1995 à 2000), toutes sortes de faits ou traits saillants de notre société. Elles sont toutes réunis dans ce passionnant volume.
Rejecting the New Millennium by Don A. Hoyt
Price: Free! Words: 3,300. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
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.
The Gospel of Reason by Gregory Coffin
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 86,090. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
[On Sale] As Jesus walked amongst men to advance the Gospel, so does Arenos to advance an objective & secular standard of the Good. Through numerous interactions, Arenos meets individuals & experiences situations testing existing systems of thought & beliefs. From examining political & religious Goods, The Gospel of Reason looks at how some of those Goods are proper, how some are not & why.
Notes Towards a New Age by Ed Ramsey
Series: Ed Ramsey's Philosophy, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 214,210. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
Ed Ramsey is a blue collar philosopher who has been living, working and writing, and developing his personal philosophy for 37 years. He refers to his philosophical approach as Mavellonialism, the art and science of sophisticated self-development, whereby the individual cultivates his or her beliefs. This philosophy is amenable to the needs of every individual, man or woman, rich or poor.
Qué es ser Rotario by Pablo Ruiz
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 73,920. Language: Spanish. Published: August 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Mucho de lo que se dice aquí lo escribió o fue recogido literalmente de sus lecturas en las múltiples conferencias que Paul Harris realizo durante su vida. Nosotros hemos sacado nuestra propia reflexión y hemos ampliado los conceptos intentando seguir con buena fe la trayectoria y filosofía Rotaria de nuestro fundador.
Selected Thoughts On Human Development by Vladimir Poklad
Price: Free! Words: 24,870. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
This book examines the proverbial meaning of life, which I take to mean developing individual self-awareness and self-sufficiency. It also addresses the role of temptation in the process of this development. The book also analyzes the five main conditions of the human mind (slave, Servant, Master, Warrior, Priest) and behavior typical of people in these conditions as they go through life
Introducción al Pensamiento Contemporáneo by Mirta Casañas
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 33,530. Language: Spanish. Published: July 1, 2012 by Mirta Casañas. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
El texto que se presenta compendia las características esenciales de las principales tendencias del pensamiento contemporáneo de finales del siglo XIX y el siglo XX, constituye un documento de familiarización que ofrece las obras fundamentales de pensadores de esta época y la bibliografía básica para su estudio, no sustituye estas lecturas, sino que motiva al lector por ellas.