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Why: An Agnostic Perspective on the Meaning of Life
Price: Free! Words: 39,240. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
A logical attempt to analysis of the meaning of life. It comes to the conclusion that even if we can never know the true meaning of life we still have to use logic to deduce what to do with our lives. The most logical thing we can do with our lives is to grow to our full potential.
Event Horizon
Price: Free! Words: 960. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
This is the limit of your perception in this moment. It is simultaneously vast and limited. Theoretically, this structure is your world as you absolutely know it at this moment. This is your event horizon – all events within this horizon are known and actionable; all event outside are unknown and unactionable.
Our travels with it
Price: Free! Words: 13,730. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
Stream of consciousness description of road trips my wife and I have taken around the North American continent with focus on Outside-the-Box thinking.
Montessori, Dewey, and Capitalism: Educational Theory for a Free Market in Education
Series: Education. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 77,370. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
This book presents a philosophy of education—the theory of concentrated attention and independent judgment—that requires laissez-faire capitalism for its full realization. It is not an argument, except indirectly, for the separation of education and state nor is it a critique of present and past state-run schooling. It is an argument for the abolition of coercion in all areas of life.
Jackson Barwis - Collected Works
Price: Free! Words: 40,970. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
The collected works of Jackson Barwis contain his three masterworks (1) Three Dialogues on Liberty, (2) Dialogues on Innate Principles, and (3) A Fourth Dialogue on Liberty.
Prometheus Unbound
Series: The Prometheus Trilogy. Price: Free! Words: 35,500. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
Do you have what it takes to become a hero – your hero? There are a shortage of heroes in the world – Prometheus Unbound serves as a guidebook for you to find and unlock the hero within you. Learn from the lives and words of the masters of the art of living -- Jesus, Buddha, Socrates, Confucius, and others -- how to attain self-mastery while getting the maximum power and joy out of your life.
Understanding Aristotle: The Virtues
Series: Understanding Philosophy, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,250. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Philosophy
This guide covers Book 2 of Aristotle's Nicomachean Ethics in which he discusses the virtues. It explains the difference between moral and intellectual virtues, what Aristotle means by 'happiness', what he considers vices, and his 'doctrine of the mean'.
Growing Up In America
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 82,970. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
Growing up in America is a blended concept of issues from America's past. It is a philosophical interpretation of mistakes and successes that we have made throughout the years. Examples are life examples of people that we have given the lable hero. They represent situations in their lives that have molded the landscape of our society. In essence it is largely who we are today as a society.
The Power Game Volume I
Price: Free! Words: 47,150. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
What is this crazy game called life all about? For humanity, life is a power game. Volume I aims to come as close as possible to hitting the nail of reality on the head by exploring the timeless elements of the human condition from the perspective of society toward the individual. This authoritative book illuminates why we employ the strategies we do as we all play the power game of our lives.
The Propaganda Model and the Internet: Smashing the Gateway
Series: The Connected World, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,010. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
Herman and Chomsky's 'The Propaganda Model' describes how they believed the print and broadcast mass media were manipulating information flow into the US public sphere. This ebook begins with a detailed description of the model. It then examines how computer mediated communication, like the Internet, circumvents the information filters and loosens the stranglehold of the mass media.
The Power Game Volume II
Price: Free! Words: 34,550. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
The Power Game Volume II calls for a revolution -- not against the ruling class, or the powers that be, or against any other authority. This revolutionist's handbook calls for a revolutionary transformation in yourself and in the way you view the world. This authoritative book illuminates some of the best dominant strategies to employ to win the power game of your life.
Understanding John Rawls: Justice as Fariness
Series: Understanding Philosophy, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,840. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
This guide explains Rawls's concept of 'justice as fairness'. It covers such topics as the two principles of justice, the principle of fairness, the original position and the veil of ignorance, and the difference principle, as well as examining some of the criticisms levelled at Rawls's arguments.
It's Not Fun: a collection of motorcycle philosophies
Price: Free! Words: 28,610. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
A collection of short stories and philosophical nonfiction on motorcycling.
Democracy and Postmodern Identity
Series: The Connected World, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,140. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
The Internet makes it difficult for people to tell exactly whom they are communicating with because online identity can often rely totally upon communicative interactions. Mark Poster argues that this uncertainty- the postmodern identity- can cause difficulties for some democratic public spheres. This guide examines Poster's arguments and then applies them to three democratic theories.
Hints, Tips, Comments, Questions, Suggestions, How to’s, and Downright Commonsense
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,430. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
This is a collection of one liners, memory joggers, comments, How To's, Commonsense phrases and Suggestions that I've collected over the years. Hopefully, they will capture your interest and reading enjoyment.
The Wild Life and Other Stories
Price: Free! Words: 28,610. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
A humorous collection of stories and nonfiction on fly-fishing, rugby and drinking.
A New Beginning
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,960. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
“Brandon’s poetry uses words to shape the unknown, the unseen, and brings to us an open invitation from the universe. He opens the door for us, and like all good poets should, leaves it to us to walk on through. Amazing stuff.” -Stephen Poulin, English Professor at Greenfield Community College
Alpha.InspirationalAgony.epub
Price: Free! Words: 13,810. Language: American English. Published: February 3, 2015 by PonderHouse. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
the pseudo-bloggish tale of one severely depressed guy's unfortunate mishaps along the tragedy-strewn downhill path to figuring out just who the hell he is, just where the hell he went wrong, plus, just what the hell he can still do, and maybe, just why the hell this keeps happening to him, but hopefully, just how the hell to move forward.
The Futility of Work - Volume I: Motivators
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,240. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
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The defining characteristic of humanity has long been our work, but the question as to why we labor so has never fully been answered. Today, The Futility of Work takes a long-hard look at this question and more. Volume I delves into the inner psyche as to the universal forces that motivate us all into action.
Lightning Words: Aphorisms
Price: Free! Words: 5,760. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Costic offers 400 aphorisms in the vein of Nietzsche and La Rochefoucauld.