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Random Thoughts
Price: Free! Words: 6,330. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2008. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
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The following are Random Thoughts from a not so random man. The ranting and ravings of a person who is passionate about his work. Some are soft, some are hard, ALL will make you think.
Why: An Agnostic Perspective on the Meaning of Life
Price: Free! Words: 40,120. 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 as sentient beings.
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.
Atheism Scepticism and Philosophy
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 88,760. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
It's multi-dimensional and thorough at refuting the irrational, whether it be philosophies, ideologies, beliefs, religions or politics. A lot is tackled in these pages . . . a provoking work which weighs in on morality, personal freedom and human rights . . . casts a wide net to find his opponents . . . a great read for sceptics, fence sitters and free thinkers.
Our travels with it
Price: Free! Words: 13,750. 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.
Choosing Honor
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 65,060. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
This award-winning book, wonderfully underscored by classic rock-n-roll lyrics, and thoroughly documented research, is an unpredictable tonic for what ails America. A bi-partisan, socio-political, economic, manifesto, that also rings true globally; Choosing Honor is a self-help book that, if enough people read it, could change the world. This book is not for the closed minded.
Montessori, Dewey, and Capitalism: Educational Theory for a Free Market in Education
Series: Education. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 77,290. 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.
Introducción al Pensamiento Latinoamericano
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 35,780. Language: Spanish. Published: October 9, 2010 by Charley Torres Casañas. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
La vida filosófica latinoamericana del pasado siglo XX cuenta con innumerables personalidades que la enaltecieron y llevaron a un plano de madurez y reconocimiento internacional que estimulan el cultivo y el orgullo del pensamiento de “Nuestra América”. Una de esas descollantes figuras fue el filósofo mexicano Leopoldo Zea.
1001 Reasons to Stay Alive
Price: Free! Words: 34,530. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
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Learn from the lives of the masters of the art of living -- Jesus, Buddha, Socrates, Confucius and others -- how to attain self-mastery and how to interpret events so that you get the maximum power and joy out of your life. Also learn how to strategically employ the five grandest institutions -- the church, the economy, the state, the academy, and the family -- to win the power game of your life.
Principles of Joy in the Holy Spirit Finney's Lessons on Romans Volume III Expanded E-Book Edition
Series: Finney's Lessons on Romans, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 108,400. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2013 by Agion Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Paul’s Letters, Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
The Letter to the Romans stands as Paul's most significant message on how to begin and maintain a loving relationship with God and others. The Holy Spirit often leads those seeking to understand the essentials of saving and sanctifying faith to read Romans. "Principles of Joy in the Holy Spirit," Finney's Lessons on Romans Volume III, teaches how to live in the joy and power of the Holy Spirit.
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.
Life is Like a Weather Forecast ( A Storm Chaser Looks at Life's Storms )
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 10,900. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Meteorology and Climate, Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
In this book, a storm chaser explores the science behind modern weather forecasting, some ancient weather wisdom and how that relates to life itself. He shares his personal journey of discovery and the strange twists and turns that happen on the roads of Tornado Alley. He tells of his experiences chasing some of the largest storms on earth (from a safe distance, most of the time!)
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'.
Tomorrow, as the Crow Flies
Price: Free! Words: 66,600. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
"Tomorrow, as the Crow Flies" is a book of ideas. Written in the style of a blog, it covers such philosophical topics as the absence of a soul, issues of personal identity and community, core values for modern life, and the nature of truth. Personal, social, and political concerns are also discussed, with a unique form of government offered for consideration in the author’s 'control socialism'.
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.
Father Earth - Mother Earth is Our Father
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,420. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2012 by Richard Del Connor. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts, Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
Perhaps the new name, "Father Earth," will invoke and inspire more respect for our home planet. Rachel Connor suggests we combine the titles of "Mother Nature" and "Father Earth" to promote better care for our life source. Rachel jokes, if you want to call it, "Petrified Turtle," she'll vote for that also.
The Propaganda Model and the Internet: Smashing the Gateway
Series: The Connected World, Book 1. Price: $2.99 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.
Prometheus Unbound
Series: The Prometheus Trilogy. Price: Free! Words: 35,490. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
Prometheus Unbound explores the timeless elements of the human condition that we command as we all play the power game in our lives. This book is for those who want to undergo a meaningful transformation in themselves. It is for those who want to have a better model of the world going on inside of them from the perspectives of the church, the economy, the state, the academy, and the family.
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 1,180. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
Who is the virtuous man, and how does his virtue affect himself and the world around him? Throughout history, men have believed themselves to be just, yet in actuality their virtues mask cruel depravity on a scale seen over and over across history through the form of despotic rules and indifferent populations. How has this come about? In "Virtue", Kato ponders these questions of virtue.
Lila's Child: An Inquiry Into Quality
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 174,430. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Zen
Lila's Child chronicles the first year of the Lila Squad discussion group... an Internet list devoted to the works of Robert M. Pirsig. This discussion focuses upon his second novel, Lila: An Inquiry into Morals although his first book Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance: An Inquiry into Value is also discussed a great deal.