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Seven Foundations of Personal Revolution
Price: Free! Words: 12,190. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Seven core lessons from practical philosophy and design thinking to help readers look at the reality of themselves and their lives and build on the strongest possible foundation.
Lightning Words: Aphorisms
Price: Free! Words: 5,760. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Costic offers 400 aphorisms in the vein of Nietzsche and La Rochefoucauld.
Knowing The Truth
Price: Free! Words: 7,590. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
What do you live for? Where is life from? What helps to accomplish the goal of life? What does not help? Where is improper life from? What gives happiness? What gives unhappiness? Where is happiness from? How to discriminate between what gives happiness and unhappiness? What is tendency for? How to overcome tendencies? How to discriminate between real and false? Who am I?
Rozróżnianie drogą do prawdy
Price: Free! Words: 6,350. Language: Polish. Published: June 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Eastern, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Po co żyjesz? Skąd jest życie? Co pomaga w osiągnięciu celu życia? Co nie pomaga? Skąd jest niewłaściwe życie? Co daje szczęście? Co daje nieszczęście? Skąd jest szczęśliwość? Jak rozróżniać między tym, co daje szczęście i tym, co daje nieszczęście? Po co jest skłonność? Dlaczego skłonność daje nieszczęście? Jak pokonywać skłonność? Jak rozróżniać między rzeczywistym i fałszywym? Kim ja jestem?
To think or to imitate ? Off dogmatic belief, towards free reason!
Price: Free! Words: 14,240. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
The problem of neurosciences and natural sciences in general on researching human qualia is presented and explained in common wording. The inconsistency of materialistic faith is used to elucidate the importance of unprejudiced reason. Further content includes comparison of theory of relativity with the common understanding of time.
Nachdenken statt nachahmen: Weg von Glaubensdogmen, hin zu freier Vernunft!
Price: Free! Words: 14,210. Language: German. Published: March 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Das Problem der Neurowissenschaft bei der Erforschung menschlicher Qualia wird mit gewöhnlichen Worten dargestellt und erklärt. Die Unstimmigkeit des philosphischen Materialismus dient als Beispiel, um die Wichtigkeit unvoreingenommener Anwendung der Vernunft hervorzuheben. Abschließend geht es um Verhältnis und Unterschiede zwischen der allgemeinen Auffassung von Zeit und jener der Physik.
Cantor, Russell, and ZFC
Price: Free! Words: 11,150. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
when first conceived, russell's paradox stunned the world of Mathematicians. The zfc have produced axioms to address the issues caused by russell's paradox, but sometimes these too have come up short. In this paper, two concepts are used, ispace (the imagination) and tspace (three dimensional reality, where all things real exist), in order to shed new light on the problems.
The Flag of Inconvenience
Price: Free! Words: 1,670. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2014 by Spangaloo Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
"A thought provoking and powerful memoir taking a voyage through the oceans of the mind, to a destination yet undecided and undefined..."
Breakthrough Philosophy
You set the price! Words: 7,760. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
From the author of 'A Shaman's Black Cloak', 'Arin oh Arin' and 'Hivemind 2040+' comes a conveniently written compilation of personal quotes and philosophical sayings by Bryan Smith. Inside here, you will find a collection of profound, life-changing insights on the relationship between you and reality.
The Dawn of Nightfall
Price: Free! Words: 7,790. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
As a summary and philosophical interpretation of Isaac Asimov's classic story "Nightfall," The Dawn of Nightfall draws esoteric correlations between the science fiction masterpiece and inner pyscho-spiritual illumination. My intended purpose for the reader of this essay is to reflect as deeply as possible and be humbled by the magnitude of mortality, and to inspire the pursuit of eternal life.
Quoted
You set the price! Words: 1,010. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Variety of sayings, thoughts, and quotes that have a twist to them. A different take on ideas and views. It's a quick read, can be used as a reference, and something to ponder upon every now and then. Serves as a daily source for thought provoking concepts.
Philosophy of Time: Thoughts and Deliberations
Price: Free! Words: 6,470. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Relativity, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
Since H.G.Well’s Time Machine, humans have greatly marveled at the prospects of time-travel. Einstein’s Theory of Relativity has now experimentally established that time is a physical dimension to which space is intrinsically connected. In this volume, the goal is not to provide a systematic definition and overview of time, but to only consider the various issues connected with it.
False Gods (The Deceivers) and Their Flock
You set the price! Words: 1,530. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
(2.00 from 1 review)
The author gives her assessment of 3 new age cults - Abraham Hicks, Sherry Daniel and L. Ron Hubbard.
Philosophy of Science: A Short Introduction
Price: Free! Words: 9,890. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Philosophy of Science
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.
the Seven Maxims: a Hopeful Endeavour
Price: Free! Words: 12,450. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern
A thought-provoking analysis of the argumentative nature of our beliefs as well as a suggestion on how to live less abrasively.
Gnosis A Philosophical Psychology Concerning the Emergence of Individuated Holistic Intelligence
Price: Free! Words: 17,930. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Psychology » Movements / general
This book is a radical leap into the apex of philosophy, psychology. Written in a dense and penetrating style that is designed to induce deep thinking and thoughtful reflection, the book explains how to attain lucidity, illumination. This book is impeccable, more of an experience than just a book with profound information. for anyone who wants to SEE in a very clear and luminous way. Very unique!
An E-book About Fallacies of Causation
Price: Free! Words: 3,320. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Categories: 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.
The Solidarity of the Concordance
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
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.
Flotsam - A Boomer’s Vignettes
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."

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