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An E-book About Fallacies of Causation
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Price: Free! Words: 3,320. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
This short e-book consists of an attempt to describe fallacies of causation. It discusses five specific fallacies of causation. It has been written to be something of an introductory text that is both accessible and non-intimidating.
6 Atheist Tales
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,860. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Movements / existential
Eric Maisel is the author of The Atheist’s Way and 40 other books and the developer of natural psychology. These six atheist teaching tales, similar to Sufi teaching tales and Biblical teaching tales, convey important natural psychology lessons in story form. Included in this anthology: On Tuesday You Can Walk On Water, Job Interview, Pander Bear, Foursome, War Hero, and The Missing Link.
How To Become A Millionaire Tomorrow
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Motivational
How to become a millionaire tomorrow? touches on the philosophy behind money and explore how one can become a millionaire super fast. The obvious answer is in the book's subtitle, which claims one shall not buy this book in order to become a millionaire tomorrow. That would hold the truth if the book cost a million dollars, but for almost a million less, you can enjoy this. Free wallet inside!
Onafhankelijk Denken - filosoferen doe je zelf
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,030. Language: Dutch. Published: March 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Onafhankelijke Denken is een ideaal boek als je zelf het filosofische pad op wilt gaan. Dit boek stimuleert het eigen denken, o.a. door vragen te stellen en de dialoog aan te gaan, maar behandelt ook de "kritische fase" waarin het denkproces onderzocht wordt op logica en argumentatie. Onafhankelijk Denken is zowel geschikt voor filosofie-lessen maar zeker ook voor zelfstudie.
Princely Thoughts - A Book of Quotes
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
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A wonderful culmination of a lifetime of thoughts, experiences and endeavors, which provides the reader with insight, meaning, laughter, inspiration and entertainment, as well as offer a simple viewpoint to the wonderful life we lead.
Why do You live With Stress
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,190. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2013 by M-y Books. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
In this incredibly penetrating talk, Krishnamurti describes the psychological pressures of life and how these pressures affect right living: 'We were saying that any form of pressure on the brain affects our whole way of life. We were also saying that this pressure affects our activities, our attitudes, our character, and our way of living. The pressure--economic, social, ethical, and religious--i
The Solidarity of the Concordance
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Price: Free! Words: 1,590. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2013. Category: 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
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Price: Free! Words: 5,950. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
A reflection on the doomsday prophecy of 21 December 2012.
Slavery and The Existence of an Immutably Good God
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,860. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012. Category: 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
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Series: Understanding Philosophy, Book 8. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,950. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
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.
Flotsam - A Boomer’s Vignettes
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Price: Free! Words: 16,790. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Category: 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."
That's Funny: A Theory of Humor
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Price: Free! Words: 14,820. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
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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.
Rejecting the New Millennium
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Price: Free! Words: 3,300. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
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.
Philosophy of the Dark Era
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Price: Free! Words: 13,490. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2012 by WSIC EBooks Ltd.. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
I have learned and I am still looking for knowledge. I see the world in darkness; neighbors hate each other; people compete for positions at all cost. The world is so unruly; poverty, corruption, selfishness, falsehood and hypocrisy dominate. I see this period as a perfect time to publish my opinions about the world and explain things as I see them as a philosopher.
Anti-Slavery Guide
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,660. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
This book will help anyone who wants to free themselves from the slavery of modern America.
The Sacred Tree - In Dreams and Myths
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 5,760. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
The human condition is fundamental to any creation of myths, and at the core of the emergence of any religion or personal dream. The journey from conception to maturity, and on from there to death, is a heroic one no matter which one of us makes it.
Schopenhauer y su Mundo
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,650. Language: Spanish. Published: June 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Para Schopenhauer “el mundo es mi representación” y el sujeto es aquel que todo lo conoce y de nadie es conocido. El sujeto es la base del mundo, la condición supuesta de antemano de todo objeto perceptible, pues que nada existe sino para un sujeto.
Ontologia y Devenir en Deleuze
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,170. Language: Spanish. Published: June 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Básicamente nos interesa indagar en los textos de Deleuze sobre su ontología del devenir y para esto tenemos que remontarnos a la filosofía de los presocráticos y a las propuestas de Aristóteles. Sin embargo, para enganchar este tema con la concepción del tiempo el devenir nos vimos necesitados de incurrir en las propuestas de Nietzsche y Henry Bergson.
Filosofia Moderna
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,770. Language: Spanish. Published: June 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
El discurso de la filosofía moderna comienza con Descartes, y recibe el nombre de modernismo. Cualquiera puede entrar en los temas sociológicos, éticos y científicos, pero sólo el que adopta un compromiso es un filósofo.
Filosofía del Renacimiento
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,760. Language: Spanish. Published: June 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Durante los siglos XIV y XV se plantearon básicamente dos preguntas: ¿CUÁL ES LA VERDAD? y ¿QUÉ SON EL HOMBRE Y EL MUNDO? Son dos siglos de incertidumbre y de gran producción literaria.