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The First Party
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,680. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
A quorum of influential thinkers set stage for a memorable drinking party circa 380 B.C. Between arguments and a garden variety of layers of wisdom the genesis of platonic love is revealed.
Thus Purred Catius' Cat
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,640. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
"Thus Purred Catius Cat" is a poem for children of all ages. This original short poem composed in January of 2013 was written to summarize the basic principles of Epicurean theory and practice in a form for the new student of the subject. The subjects covered in the poem are taken from the remaining texts of original Epicurean doctrine as preserved by Diogenes Laertius and Lucretius.
The Epic of Gilgamesh, the Teachings of Siduri and How Siduri's Ancient Advice Can Help Guide Us to a Happier Life
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Price: Free! Words: 17,720. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
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This book contains the complete text for the Epic of Gilgamesh based, as much as possible, on the original Old Babylonian tablets. It also discusses both the teachings of Siduri and how Siduri's ancient advice can help guide us to a happier life.
How Do You Know You're Reading a Book? And Other Strange Questions Answered By Old Greek Guys
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,340. Language: American English. Published: January 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
How do you know you're reading right now? To many it seems obvious, but to a strange group of people—philosophers—it's not so obvious. This book is a humorous look at philosophy's strange answers, and even stranger people. Included are original sources, summaries, questions to think about, and paradoxes about knowledge and nuclear fission.
One God In You And Me: Freedom From Religion
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,710. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
The purpose of this book is to look for a common ground among multitudes of diversities, to seek harmony amid disharmony, to find similarity among dissimilarity, and to inquire at that point where all philosophies, all religions converge. This is a look at GOD from many different viewpoints, religious and otherwise.
Consideration For Every Living Thing
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Price: Free! Words: 32,560. Language: American English. Published: July 5, 2012 by Spirit Wine Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
From government hush-ups, 911 attacks, and nuclear radiation, to the ancient wisdom necessary to make the desperate and urgent changes to save mankind and the planet Earth, this book covers it all! Car Ingman's five decades of research exposes it all and yet guides the concerned and responsible reader to the steps of remedy, individual and corporate. A MUST READ for all caring citizens of Earth!
Voluntad Creadora
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,060. Language: Spanish. Published: June 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Ancient Poetry
Aristóteles, por lo que podemos apreciar en su obra “El arte poética” vio en la Grecia de su tiempo una realidad que era obvia y evidente: existía un tipo de arte cuyo medio era la palabra, ya sea hablada o escrita. Esta es la Poesis aristotélicas; son los fundamentos poéticos que configuran la esencia poética de este gran filósofo.
Poesis
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,940. Language: Spanish. Published: June 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Aesthetics
Aristóteles es el sumum de la filosofía griega, pues realiza una síntesis de todas las oposiciones, de ahí que se le conozca como el filósofo de la mediación o del término medio. Hace, pues, una diferencia entre poética y teckné. Él entiende por técnica una forma de hacer e incluso la equipara al arte.
Nacimiento de la Filosofia
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,090. Language: Spanish. Published: June 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » History of education
La filosofia surge como un orden racional, reflexivo y de búsqueda, enmedio del caos generado por el deterioro de las relaciones humanas con los dioses antropomórficos de la grecia antigua.
Mundo de las Ideas
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,090. Language: Spanish. Published: June 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Platón, uno de los granes discípulos de Sócrates, junto con Aristóteles, fue el filósofo que planteó la existencia de un mundo ideal, que sería lo único real, del cual solamente sería copia este que nosotros habitamos.
Historia de la Filosofia
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,880. Language: Spanish. Published: June 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » History & surveys / general
Pretendemos un acercamiento a la comprensión del origen de la filosofía griega: sus problemas, temas principales y sus tendencias. DIVISIÓN DEL CURSO: El curso se divide en tres períodos: FILOSOFÍA PRESOCRÁTICA: De Tales de Mileto a Leucipo. PENSAMIENTO DE LA CRÍSIS: Sócrates, los Sofistas y Platón. EL POSTPLATONISMO: Escuelas socráticas, Aristóteles y el Helenismo.
Empirismo Ingles
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,300. Language: Spanish. Published: June 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology
El Empirismo es la experiencia sensible. Como tal sus antecedentes se remontan hasta Aristóteles. El Empirismo tiene sus raíces, sus orígenes en la experiencia sensible; ha estado presente en la actitud general de la filosofía.
The Ancient Science of Death and Rebirth
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Price: Free! Words: 88,420. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Presenting an ancient teaching passed down from teacher to student for thousands of years, the author provides the science and scriptural evidence regarding death and what awaits us after death. PLEASE DO NOT POST A REVIEW.
Treasure Hunt, Finding Solomon's Temple Treassure
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Series: Learning Ancient Secrets. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,970. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Expeditions & Discoveries
Solomon's Temple Treasure is currently hidden in a secret cave in a place where you could never have guessed. This is the story of how I traced the Temple Treasure to its current location and of the mixed, perhaps illegal plans to retrieve it.
La Voie de l'humanité, livre 2
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 55,350. Language: French. Published: March 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
L’humanité trace sa voie elle-même, en suivant ses aspirations internes, et en s’adaptant à son milieu naturel et social. Ce livre s’attache à découvrir les principaux aspects de la situation actuelle, ainsi que les orientations nouvelles dont l’humanité a besoin, et qu’elle cherche obscurément. Cet ouvrage est donc écrit pour l’essentiel par ce que l’ensemble des humains porte en eux.
Cercando dove l’acqua è più profonda
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Price: Free! Words: 6,340. Language: Italian. Published: February 22, 2012 by Meligrana Giuseppe Editore. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Cercare la sapienza, il senso delle cose, degli eventi e forse del mondo è un po’ come cercare l'acqua. Per questo è necessario immergersi e setacciare dove l'acqua è più profonda e cercare, osservare, frugare… Un po' come quando si cerca di capire che la vita è un eterno fluire, mutare, trasformarsi e rinnovarsi…
The Meditations of Marcus Aurelius: A Primer
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Series: Text Book, Book 9 · On the Spiritual Path, Book 16 · Applied Psychology, Book 12 · Applied Philosophy, Book 8 · Leadership, Book 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,420. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2012 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
The Meditations of Marcus Aurelius is a perennial, belonging to a very special category of book that has but a few members out of the millions of books ever published; longevity. It has a simple, powerful message that is as fresh and useful today as it was nearly two thousand years ago. The greater the Truth, the more simply it can be put. Put it to work in your own life and live better.
La Voie de l'humanité, livre 1
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,640. Language: French. Published: January 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Cet essai porte sur une analyse particulière des problèmes mondiaux. Il embrasse l’ensemble des problèmes économiques. Le néolibéralisme est fondamentalement taré et sera toujours incapable d’apporter un niveau de vie convenable à tous et chacun. Ce que l’on appelle développement n’est pas un progrès, c’est plutôt une croissance malsaine si elle ne repose pas sur un fondement moral solide.
Atlantis and the Atlanteans
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,460. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2011 by New Atlanteans. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
This book provides information about the spiritual life in Atlantis. It includes, in particular, excerpts from conversations with former Atlanteans, who worked and developed during their incarnations on that continent. The main value of the book is a description of the methodology of spiritual development.
The Enchiridion of Epictetus
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Series: Text Book, Book 7 · On the Spiritual Path, Book 15 · Applied Psychology, Book 11 · Applied Philosophy, Book 6 · Leadership, Book 7. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,340. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2011 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
The Enchiridion of Epictetus is a classic Stoic text, now written in modern English. Long considered an excellent manual of practical philosophy, you can apply it beneficially to your everyday life. The timeless message of the Enchiridion is as practical today as it was in ancient Greece. Perhaps this is where the it gets its enduring power and long-life. It really does work, start using it today.