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Polythrýleta. Sistemas explicativos y mutación conceptual en el pensamiento griego.
Price: Free! Words: 92,090. Language: Spanish. Published: October 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Linguistics, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Los orígenes de la tradición occidental pertenecen a la categoría de “polythrýleta”cosas muy discutidas. La experiencia griega está transida de una mutación conceptual de surgimiento paulatino y recreación vertiginosa.
An Introduction To The Nature Of Things
Price: Free! Words: 103,420. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
This ebook is devoted to the epic poem composed in 50 BC by Titus Lucretius Carus, entitled in Latin "De Rerum Natura." This poem is devoted to explaining how to live a happy life through Epicurean philosophy. The primary feature of this ebook is the complete nineteenth century translation by H.A.J. Munro, one of the foremost classical scholars of his time.
The Secrets of Freemasonry
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,200. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011 by Secretarius MEMPS. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Freemasonry is a cloaked mystery, baptised in symbolism; consequently, to get a clear understanding is virtually unattainable, because regardless of your finding, it will only manifest that you have still been eluded. When dealing with speculative symbolism, the concrete is not part of the equation whatsoever. Elijah Muhammad demystifies this with simplistic clarity. This is true light.
Universe: An Equation!
Price: Free! Words: 1,570. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
'Universe:An Equation' is a philosophical article in which I tried to treat the concept of 'Justice' by the help of scientific explanations.
The Way for Mankind (Book one)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,240. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
The book deals with the social and economic problems of the world. Neoliberalism is basically wrong and will never solve the problem of a fair living standard for everyone So-called development is not progress, but rather a sick growth if not done on moral bases. The book rests on a lot of research but not on personal speculations.
Sophronismos - The Rise of Alcibiades
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,890. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Fiction » Historical » General
A book about philosophy and historical fiction that explores the life of Socrates and his associates during the middle period of his life. It was during this time that Athens and all of Greece was in turmoil, and the father of western philosphy underwent a significant transformation.
The Doctrines of Epicurus - Annotated
Price: Free! Words: 30,000. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
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The Doctrines of Epicurus, philosopher of happiness and freedom, annotated with references from the authoritative ancient Epicurean sources.
A Life Worthy of the Gods - The Life And Work of Epicurus
Price: Free! Words: 59,820. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
This book provides the core ancient texts which are the primary documentation for all our knowledge of the Life and Work of Epicurus, the philosopher of Happiness and Freedom.
The Tripod of Truth: An Introduction to the Book That Fell From The Heavens
Price: Free! Words: 15,330. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
An introduction to Epicurus' Canon of Truth, the theory of knowledge that underlies Epicureanism. This work collects the remaining ancient sources and sets forth the foundation on which Epicurus erected his philosophy of happy living.
The Same Span of Time - The Major Works of Thomas Cooper M.D.
Price: Free! Words: 56,090. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
The major works on philosophy and religion by Thomas Cooper, M.D., personal friend of Thomas Jefferson and James Madison, and second president of the University of South Carolina.
Price: Free! Words: 970. Language: Chinese. Published: February 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
On Three Legs We Stand: Epicurus and The Dialogues of Jackson Barwis
Price: Free! Words: 41,490. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
The Dialogues of Jackson Barwis on Liberty and on Innate Principles, with an Introduction comparing these views to those of Epicurus. Jackson Barwis, a contemporary of Thomas Jefferson, explains how the inalienable rights of men are grounded in innate principles provided to men by Nature, and contrasts this view with the "blank slate" view of John Locke.
Understanding Plato: 'The Symposium'
Series: Understanding Philosophy, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,810. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
This guide examines Plato's discussion of love in The Symposium. It covers all the speeches, culminating in Alcibiades's drunken homage to Socrates, and explores the moral dimensions Plato attaches to love, as well as key concepts such as Common and Heavenly love.
Lion of Epicurus - Lucian and His Epicurean Passages
Price: Free! Words: 73,680. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
The philosophy of Epicurus is the theme of "Lion of Epicurus, Lucian and his Epicurean Passages." These selections from the Second Century AD illuminate the ideas and attitudes of the early Epicureans and are delightful reading for anyone interested in basic philosophical and religious issues. Lucian's reputation is well known, but not so well known is his Epicurean orientation.
Elogio della saggezza
Price: $3.81 USD. Words: 24,230. Language: Italian. Published: December 18, 2010 by Meligrana Giuseppe Editore. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Partendo dal concetto di saggezza quale è andato sviluppandosi dal tempo dei Greci, dei Romani e dei pensatori e mistici orientali sino ai nostri giorni, il libro indica le due vie per conseguirla: la contemplazione e l’azione disinteressata o “senza attaccamento”, ovverosia del rifiuto del mondo e dell’accettazione serena di tutto quanto ci accade.
Ante Oculos - Epicurus and the Evidence-Based Life
Price: Free! Words: 139,190. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
An introduction to Epicurus, Philosopher of Happiness and Freedom
Under the Drum
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,720. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Ojibwe song cycle. Poetry by an ojibwe ceremonial teacher and Keeper of the Four Directions Unity Bundle. A sacred song cycle of poetry written during or just before ceremonial events involving sacred pipe and other American Indian rituals. Emphasized is the connection to nature, to the mother earth, to dreaming and to awareness of the soul.
Il Silenzio della Metafisica (The Silence of Metaphysics)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,870. Language: Italian. Published: March 11, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
A philosophical study. Analysis of the philosophical categories of “form” and “event” as opposite principles between Greek and Eastern world. Metaphysics in modern science.