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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Yi Jing: The True Images of the Circular Changes (Zhou Yi) Completed by the Four Sages
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Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 74,700. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
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)
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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
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.
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.
LunYu - Confucian Analects in English
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Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 36,670. Language: Chinese (traditional). Published: August 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Lun Yu (The Analects of Confucius) is a book documenting the words and deeds of the the Ultimate Sage, Confucius and his disciples. This book has been a must-read book among Chinese, Japanese and Korean for thousands of years. Now, the Confucian philosophy is widely discussed globally. Joseph Chen twntnacys@gmail.com
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!