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Tractate of the highest One on Actions and Consequences
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Price: Free! Words: 3,460. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Geat book about philosophy and moral conducts, want to share it with you guys.
La historia de Mencio
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 56,170. Language: Spanish. Published: January 10, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography
Mencio fue un gran pensador, estadista, pedagogo e intérprete más importante de las doctrinas de Confucio. Este libro ofrece una descripción real de su vida y expone su teoría acerca de que "los hombres nacen buenos", su defendida afirmación de que todos los gobernantes deben practicar una política de "benevolencia" y su tendencia a respetar, valorar y amar a las personas.
Meaning: the History of Western Philosophy
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Price: Free! Words: 41,020. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy
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This engaging and educational work examines the history of western philosophy and many of the greats who contributed to it, beginning with Socrates and Plato and ending with Nietzsche, Sartre and Camus. It provides an introduction to key western schools of thought and represents a valuable reference tool for philosophy students, while also showing how these philosophies are applicable today.
Topus Uranus
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,440. Language: Spanish. Published: November 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Estudio de las principales ideas vertidas en los Diálogos de Platón.
Los Presocraticos
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,120. Language: Spanish. Published: October 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Idealism
Este es un recorrido por los principales planteamientos de la filosofía Presocrática. Desde el siglo V a.n.e., Hesiodo, Homero, la Polis, la Physis, Tales de Mileto, Anaximandro, Anaxímenes, Jenófanes de Colofón y finalmente Pitágoras y el gran maestro Parménides.
Elemental Epicureanism
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Price: Free! Words: 147,720. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
A Guide to the Ancient Philosophy of Independent Thinking And Personal Happiness, Based on the Texts of Its Founder and Leading Proponents. Prepared from the ancient texts of Epicurus, Lucretius, Diogenes of Oinoinda, and others.
Spiritual Heroism
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,500. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
SPIRITUAL HEROISM is a real gem, a small book of heroic philosophy, quotations and paraphrased snippets from down-to-earth wise men: Rousseau, Thoreau, Nietzsche, and other famous minds. Hare researches only the best of writers. He renews their profundities, their well-reasoned maxims. Hare's distilled prose is fine art. Enjoy!
Universal Philosophy
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 92,230. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
An easily comprehensible and practical explanation of «universal philosophy» – the essence behind all philosophical and spiritual teachings with emphasis on how to employ these concepts in our daily lives. This book gives us answers to the most important questions. Who are we? Why are we hear? What is the purpose of our lives? How can we manifest our purpose? Prerequisites to a meaningful life.
For the Love of Sophia
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 15,810. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
Socrates, Plato, and others described themselves as philo-sophia, or lovers of wisdom. In this book, David Jones collects wisdom stories from different cultures, religions, and eras and combines them in one readable collection using one main character, Sophia.
A Few Days In Athens - With Notes and Appendix by Cassius Amicus
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Price: Free! Words: 69,760. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
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"A Few Days With Epicurus" contains the complete text of Frances Wright's 1820 Masterpiece "A Few Days In Athens, with an introduction, notes, and Appendix "Elemental Epicureanism" by Cassius Amicus. Thomas Jefferson stated that Wright's book was "a treat to me of the highest order," and her work stands today as the most important defense of Epicurus composed since the ancient world.
Catius' Cat And The Forty Mice
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,930. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Ancient Civilizations
A second Epicurean poem for children of all ages, by the author of "Thus Purred Catius' Cat." This work, like the former aims to explain basic principles of Epicurean theory and practice in a form that is both easy-to-understand and faithful to the ancient texts.
The Golden Sayings of Epictetus In Plain and Simple English (Translated)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,560. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
The wisdom of Epictetus will inspire you...if you can understand it. Let BookCaps help with this modern retelling of Euripides' classic work! If you have struggled in the past reading the ancient classic, then BookCaps can help you out. We all need refreshers every now and then. Whether you are a student trying to cram for that big final, or someone just trying to understand a book more, BookC
Philosophyology: The Science of Philosophy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,640. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Philosophyology: The Science of Philosophy, is a poetic compilation of ultimate and indisputable universal truths, imperative to accomplishing anything. This book has no filler text, only invaluable information and can be read in an hour. When used as life’s basic help manual, these verses should be read then reread, and read again.
Stoicism: A Practical Guide to the Select Works of Seneca
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,090. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
In this book, M. James Ziccardi presents in an easy to follow format the key passages and principal ideas that are put forward in six of Seneca’s most important works: On the Shortness of Life On Anger On the Happy Life On Peace of Mind On Benefits On Clemency. Portions of this book have been extracted from M. James Ziccardi’s "Roman Stoicism: Words to Live (and Die) By".
Fundamental Aristotle: A Practical Guide to the Physics
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,320. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Aristotle’s "Physics" remains one of the most influential works in all of Western Philosophy. For more than a thousand years it had stood as a pillar to all philosophical and scientific thought. In "Fundamental Aristotle: A Practical Guide to the Physics", M. James Ziccardi presents all of the essential ideas presented in the work in an easy to follow format.
Los Upanishad esenciales
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 44,050. Language: Spanish. Published: January 23, 2013 by LD Books - Lectorum. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Buddhist
Los Upanishad constituyen la parte final de los Veda; son el apice de la antigua filosofía hindu y han sido idóneamente definidos comos los "Himalaya del alma". Son la fuente primera de los conceptos basicos de la filosofía Hindu y la inspiracion no solo de los sistemas ortodoxos sino tambien de las llamadas escuelas heterodoxas.
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.