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The Rise of Western Lawlessness
You set the price! Words: 89,300. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion and politics, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Conspiracy theories, hidden codes, and secret societies are not the forces behind today's moral breakdown. Christianity's real enemies are spiritual strongholds and arguments that exalt themselves against Christ. Journey through 3,000 years of western thought to uncover the surprising origins and future outcome of lawlessness. Includes over 150 references and 11 illustrations.
J. G. Frazer and the Platonic Theory of Being
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,930. Language: British English. Published: April 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
James Frazer won a fellowship with an essay on the development of Plato's theory of the Forms or Ideas. In this essay he argued that there was no overarching theory of Being in Plato's mind before he embarked on the writing of his dialogues, and that consequently differences in approach and discussion apparent in his work are the result of development in his thought. Was he right?
Conócete a ti mismo. La Palabra de Sócrates
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,770. Language: Spanish. Published: December 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Este libro recoge una selección de palabras y conclusiones a las que llegó Sócrates, así como el discurso que pronunció en su defensa ante el Tribunal ateniense que lo condenó a muerte y que es recogido en "Apología de Sócrates" de Platón, cuyo texto traducido por Inés M. Martín directamente del griego y comentado se incluye íntegro.
Cyrenaics Handbook: Handbook of Source Material for Cyrenaic Philosophy
You set the price! Words: 30,490. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
This handbook contains the lives, writings, and doctrines of the Cyrenaic school by compiling the primary sources of the material. This handbook is not a summary or analysis of the Cyrenaic school. This handbook provides all of the (open and available) references to the Cyrenaic school within the ancient texts.
The Secret Life and Teachings of Jesus The Christ - The Fundamental Principles of Humanity
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,970. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Jesus, the Gospels & Acts, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Mankind seeks the end to a human war of slavery, but there is only one Truth. The only way this war can be ended is through Truth, Love, Peace, Freedom, and Justice being known by all mankind. Through these secreted lessons of Jesus the Christ, we are proven to be one, and become free and equal to seek our own destiny and fruition of the divine laws of creation.
Incan Anatomy of the Soul
You set the price! Words: 26,540. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Upon entering the age of materialism ―around 5000 years ago― knowledge about the anatomy of the soul became a part of various esoteric traditions. It was therefore kept private among a few initiates. However, this was not the case in the Andes. As this book reveals, the Inca civilisation conveyed such knowledge openly in their myths, legends, architecture, ceremonies, festivals, dances & symbols.
The Cave Of Wisdom (Part Three)
Price: $4.56 USD. Words: 20,350. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
The Book contains the mystical (84) stories said by various masters like Sri Ramakrishna Paramahamsa, Swami Vivekananda, Ramana Maharishi, Zen and Tao Masters. The book also contains many Upanishad mantras translated by the author.
Important Missing Dimensions in Our Current Understanding of the Mind
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,820. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Cognitive psychology, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
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
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
Pitágoras y la Nueva Conciencia
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 43,460. Language: Spanish. Published: December 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » New Age » Spiritualism
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
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,450. Language: British English. Published: November 24, 2014. Categories: 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
Price: $8.99 USD. 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.
Il sole e il bene
Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 42,010. Language: Italian. Published: October 23, 2014 by Meligrana Giuseppe Editore. Categories: 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
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.
Meaning: the History of Western Philosophy
Price: Free! Words: 41,020. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient 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
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
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
Price: Free! Words: 70,080. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2013. Categories: 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
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 74,700. 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)
Price: $4.99 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