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Pensées pour moi-même - Marc Aurèle by Marc Aurèle
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 111,900. Language: French. Published: November 30, 2017 by Koumimi. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Extrait : Exemples que j’ai reçus de mon grand-père Vérus : la bonté et la douceur, qui ne connaît point la colère. Du père qui m’a donné la vie : la modestie et la virilité, du moins si je m’en rapporte à la réputation qu’il a laissée et au souvenir personnel qui m’en reste. De ma mère: la piété et la générosité ; l’habitude de s’abstenir non pas seulement de faire le mal, mais même...
Understanding Ancient Thought by Thomas Yaeger
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,070. Language: British English. Published: August 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Essays, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
There are many puzzling things about the peoples of the ancient world. Why did they practice the sacrifice of animals? Why did they think they could understand the future by examining the entrails and the liver of a ram? What was the logic beneath the practice of magic? This collection of essays attempts, as far as possible, to understand the ancient world within its original context.
Katabatic Wind: Good Craic Fueled by Fumes from the Abyss by Stephen Crimi
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 57,710. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Ancient
Katabatic Wind is an inspired collection of essays drawn from the lost unknown sacred tradition of the West, remembering our mythology, and remembering how to become human. The kernel of these essays is loss, longing for return, and the grief of living in a society without an inkling of this original sacred origin story.
Plato's 7 Early Period Dialogues by New Era Academy Publications
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 76,170. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2014. Categories: 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
Searching For Prometheus--Discovering the Soul of American Medicine in the Philosophies of Traditional China by John F. Goleas, MD
Price: Free! Words: 189,360. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
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.
La historia de Mencio by Cao Raode
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 56,170. Language: Spanish. Published: January 10, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
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.
Elemental Epicureanism by Cassius Amicus
Price: Free! Words: 147,720. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2013. Categories: 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.
Universal Philosophy by Robert Elias Najemy
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 92,230. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary 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.
A Few Days In Athens - With Notes and Appendix by Cassius Amicus by Cassius Amicus
Price: Free! Words: 70,080. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy(5.00 from 1 review)
"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.
Yi Jing: The True Images of the Circular Changes (Zhou Yi) Completed by the Four Sages by Alexander Goldstein
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 80,820. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
This is the first book of my trilogy entitled "The True Images, Numbers and Ideas of Change" and written to help the diviners by the 'Yi Jing' in their interpretations. Any attempt to translate the statements without translating of the diagrams themselves is to shallow their oracular significances. The book is enriched with 69 illustrations to invite the reader to master the ritual of divination.
The Golden Sayings of Epictetus In Plain and Simple English (Translated) by BookCaps
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 68,560. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013. Categories: 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
One God In You And Me: Freedom From Religion by A Mohit
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,710. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion & Science
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.
The Ancient Science of Death and Rebirth by Anonymous
Price: Free! Words: 88,420. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
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.
La Voie de l'humanité, livre 2 by Jean-Marie Paglia
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 55,350. Language: French. Published: March 3, 2012. Categories: 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.
Names, Things and Numbers - From the books of the Bible by Richard J. McQueen
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 83,980. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
The subject of Names, Things and Numbers, based on thematic studies conducted by Fernando D’Amico and Jacques Wisman, is proposed in this book as a themed walk through the passages of Scripture from the Old and New Testament. The world of deep relationships between the names, numbers and things have always interested and fascinated thinkers of all time.
Earth, Water, Wind and Fire - From the books of the Bible by Richard J. McQueen
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 83,540. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
The subject of Earth, Water, Wind and Fire, based on thematic studies conducted by Fernando D’Amico and Jacques Wisman, is proposed in this book as a themed walk through the passages of Scripture from the Old and New Testament.Earth, water, air and fire, represented the primordial elements by which the ancient philosophy had interpreted the natural world, both physically and psychologically.
The Ethics of the Greek Philosophers:Socrates, Plato, and Aristotle; and Psychic Phenomena in Greco-Roman Times by Linda Pendleton
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,410. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » History » Ancient
In 1896, Columbia Professor of logic and ethics, Dr. James H. Hyslop’s stated his lectures “on the Greek ethics attributed to Plato, Socrates and Aristotle is an attempt to reduce the conceptions of Greek ethics to the same terms as those in which modern problems in this field express themselves. Too many philosophers merely transliterate the language of antiquity instead of translating it."
Polythrýleta. Sistemas explicativos y mutación conceptual en el pensamiento griego. by Editorial Rhesis
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 by Cassius Amicus
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.
Sophronismos - The Rise of Alcibiades by Allen Hansen
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.