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The First Party by Alfonso Borello
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,660. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - 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 by Cassius Amicus
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,640. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013. Categories: 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 by Peter Dyr
Price: Free! Words: 17,720. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General(5.00 from 1 review)
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 by Bret Buchanan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,340. Language: American English. Published: January 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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.
Return to Innocence by Amanda J. Newell
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 18,440. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Parents; You're raising a world citizen. You're creating a humanity that lives in higher consciousness & awareness, a society that is free from fear. A people who some day will make major decisions regarding your life. That's the realm of possibility when we raise children
The Inaction Wisdom of Lao Zi (Dao De Jing) by You-Sheng Chen
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 8,860. Language: Chinese (traditional). Published: August 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Have you experienced the difficulty in understanding the ancient philosophy of Chinese. If so, you can try our concise translation in English. Sometimes, truth is not elusive at all. Enjoy it and have good time in reading. Joseph Chen Kevin Chen
Voluntad Creadora by Adolfo Sagastume
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,060. Language: Spanish. Published: June 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Ancient Poetry, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Aristóteles, por lo que podemos apreciar en su obra “El arte poética” vio en la Grecia de su tiempo una realidad que era obvia y evidente: existía un tipo de arte cuyo medio era la palabra, ya sea hablada o escrita. Esta es la Poesis aristotélicas; son los fundamentos poéticos que configuran la esencia poética de este gran filósofo.
Poesis by Adolfo Sagastume
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,940. Language: Spanish. Published: June 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Aesthetics, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Aristóteles es el sumum de la filosofía griega, pues realiza una síntesis de todas las oposiciones, de ahí que se le conozca como el filósofo de la mediación o del término medio. Hace, pues, una diferencia entre poética y teckné. Él entiende por técnica una forma de hacer e incluso la equipara al arte.
Nacimiento de la Filosofia by Adolfo Sagastume
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,090. Language: Spanish. Published: June 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » History of education, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
La filosofia surge como un orden racional, reflexivo y de búsqueda, enmedio del caos generado por el deterioro de las relaciones humanas con los dioses antropomórficos de la grecia antigua.
Mundo de las Ideas by Adolfo Sagastume
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,090. Language: Spanish. Published: June 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Ancient
Platón, uno de los granes discípulos de Sócrates, junto con Aristóteles, fue el filósofo que planteó la existencia de un mundo ideal, que sería lo único real, del cual solamente sería copia este que nosotros habitamos.
Empirismo Ingles by Adolfo Sagastume
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,300. Language: Spanish. Published: June 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
El Empirismo es la experiencia sensible. Como tal sus antecedentes se remontan hasta Aristóteles. El Empirismo tiene sus raíces, sus orígenes en la experiencia sensible; ha estado presente en la actitud general de la filosofía.
Cercando dove l’acqua è più profonda by Marco Crestani
Price: Free! Words: 6,340. Language: Italian. Published: February 22, 2012 by Meligrana Giuseppe Editore. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Cercare la sapienza, il senso delle cose, degli eventi e forse del mondo è un po’ come cercare l'acqua. Per questo è necessario immergersi e setacciare dove l'acqua è più profonda e cercare, osservare, frugare… Un po' come quando si cerca di capire che la vita è un eterno fluire, mutare, trasformarsi e rinnovarsi…
The Meditations of Marcus Aurelius: A Primer by David Tuffley
Series: Text Book, Book 9 · On the Spiritual Path, Book 16 · Applied Psychology, Book 12 · Applied Philosophy, Book 8 · Leadership, Book 8. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 15,410. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2012 by Altiora Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
The Meditations of Marcus Aurelius is a perennial, belonging to a very special category of book that has but a few members out of the millions of books ever published; longevity. It has a simple, powerful message that is as fresh and useful today as it was nearly two thousand years ago. The greater the Truth, the more simply it can be put. Put it to work in your own life and live better.
Atlantis and the Atlanteans by Vladimir Antonov
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,320. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2011 by New Atlanteans. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
This book provides information about the spiritual life in Atlantis. It includes, in particular, excerpts from conversations with former Atlanteans, who worked and developed during their incarnations on that continent. The main value of the book is a description of the methodology of spiritual development.
The Enchiridion of Epictetus by David Tuffley
Series: Text Book, Book 7 · On the Spiritual Path, Book 15 · Applied Psychology, Book 11 · Applied Philosophy, Book 6 · Leadership, Book 7. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,340. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2011 by Altiora Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
The Enchiridion of Epictetus is a classic Stoic text, now written in modern English. Long considered an excellent manual of practical philosophy, you can apply it beneficially to your everyday life. The timeless message of the Enchiridion is as practical today as it was in ancient Greece. Perhaps this is where the it gets its enduring power and long-life. It really does work, start using it today.
L'attualità di Sofia by Marco Crestani
Price: $3.81 USD. Words: 11,740. Language: Italian. Published: November 27, 2011 by Meligrana Giuseppe Editore. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Forse la filosofia si nasconde davvero nelle pieghe della vita e i primi filosofi lo dimostrano proprio perché mossi dalla curiosità, dal bisogno di esplorare e di abitare nuovi punti di vista. Come Talete e il suo arché, Anassagora e il suo stile di vita, Pitagora e la sua condivisione open source, Zenone di Cizio che insegnava in una sorta di centro commerciale...
The Secrets of Freemasonry by Elijah Muhammad
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,190. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011 by Secretarius MEMPS. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Freemasonry is a cloaked mystery, baptised in symbolism; consequently, to get a clear understanding is virtually unattainable, because regardless of your finding, it will only manifest that you have still been eluded. When dealing with speculative symbolism, the concrete is not part of the equation whatsoever. Elijah Muhammad demystifies this with simplistic clarity. This is true light.
Universe: An Equation! by Teymur Roshdi
Price: Free! Words: 1,570. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
'Universe:An Equation' is a philosophical article in which I tried to treat the concept of 'Justice' by the help of scientific explanations.
The Tripod of Truth: An Introduction to the Book That Fell From The Heavens by Cassius Amicus
Price: Free! Words: 15,330. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
An introduction to Epicurus' Canon of Truth, the theory of knowledge that underlies Epicureanism. This work collects the remaining ancient sources and sets forth the foundation on which Epicurus erected his philosophy of happy living.