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A Student's Key to Ancient Greek Thought
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Price: Free! Words: 32,710. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
A Student's key to Ancient Greek Philosophy is a seminal book on Ancient Greek Philosophy. Have you ever wondered: Why are things as they are? Why do things happen as they do? How curious the world is?! In a powerful account of the works of amazing ancient authors, this book reveals the beginnings of knowledge and wisdom in Ancient Greece. Greek Philosophy played a key role in Ancient Greek
Important Missing Dimensions in Our Current Understanding of the Mind
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,820. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Cognitive psychology
This book portrays an interesting array of ancient philosophies ranging from ancient Greece to the Indian subcontinent dealing with various aspects of Mind and domains beyond Mind.The arguments put forth by these philosophies are compelling enough to revise our current notion of science itself.
Plato's 7 Early Period Dialogues
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 76,170. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
7 Early Dialogues : In these dialogues, Socrates is the central character, and is believed to be expressing his own views. These are the only remaining record of Socrates' teachings; hence these are known as the Socratic dialogues. Apology (the Death of Socrates) Crito Charmides, or Temperance Laches or Courage Lysis, or Friendship Euthyphro Ion
Pitágoras y la Nueva Conciencia
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 43,460. Language: Spanish. Published: December 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Pitágoras de Samos, además de un gran matemático, fue el primero en asimilar y transmitir ideas como pacifismo, igualdad, naturismo, ecologismo, musicoterapia, ciencia espiritual y muchas otras que hoy son aspectos punteros en nuestra cultura y definen la Nueva Conciencia. Un libro riguroso y ameno que pone de manifiesto facetas insospechadas del gran filósofo y su utilidad y vigencia actuales.
Answers of a Don't Wannabe Guru
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,230. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Ancient
This book answers questions I've received from readers of my two previous books (Neophyte to AM and Maximum Meditation). The two previous books touched on perception and the mental nature of the Universe. This book is written to help readers sort out the implications of that information so that it can be truthfully applied going forward. Having answers does not mean that I want to be a Guru.
All Things Natural
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,450. Language: British English. Published: November 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Ficino's commentary on Plato's Timaeus offers the English reader, for the first time, an opportunity to share the insights of this highly influential Renaissance philosopher into one of Plato's most important and controversial works. Here are discussed the perennial questions which affect us all: What is the nature of the universe? How did it begin? Does it have a cause outside itself?
Searching For Prometheus--Discovering the Soul of American Medicine in the Philosophies of Traditional China
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 189,360. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
The U.S. has the most advanced healthcare system in the world, yet Americans seem to be less healthy than ever before. We need new tools to enhance our diagnostic and treatment capabilities and promote better health. Integrating aspects of alternative medical therapies like Traditional Chinese Medicine with our own could be the answer, and it can be done without compromising our science.
Il sole e il bene
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Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 42,010. Language: Italian. Published: October 23, 2014 by Meligrana Giuseppe Editore. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Una lettura della metafora del Sole/Bene del VI libro della Repubblica apre una riflessione sul ruolo della Filosofia nella società, così come venne posto da Platone e, successivamente, da chi visse durante la Repubblica di Weimar. Molte riflessioni fatte in passato sono ancora oggi assai attuali.
Karma (consequences of ones action)
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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, guiding you to the right path.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: 70,080. 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: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
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