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Democracy and Postmodern Identity
Series: The Connected World, Book 4. Price: $2.99 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.
Fundamental Alexis de Tocqueville: A Practical Guide to Democracy in America
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,490. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
This book is one of a series that have been extracted in its entirety from M. James Ziccardi’s "Fundamentals of Western Philosophy." It is intended to serve as a primer for students of political philosophy and especially Tocqueville’s masterpiece, "Democracy in America".
L'art de mentir
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 8,460. Language: French. Published: April 25, 2012 by Editions de L'Herne. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
Sur la décadence dans l’art de mentir est l’occasion d’une méditation « amorale » sur l’art de « bien » mentir dans une société où l’apparence de vérité tient lieu de vertu. Puisque nous devons mentir, faisons-le bien. Plutôt ne pas mentir que de mentir mal.
Black By Popular Demand - Is the American Black Living on Borrowed Time?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,340. Language: American English. Published: July 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
A black man's candid look into American mainstream black society. Have African-Americans made any progress at all in the last fifty years, or are we just spinning our wheels and headed towards total extinction? Blunt and honest looks are taken at what black people need to do to survive. If black people do not do something soon, we may disappear completely.
A Book of Business Philosophy
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 17,680. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal success, Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
You’re setting up a business. You know the product or service. You’ll locate customers. You’ve given it all you have. Suddenly you discover that others painted too rosy a picture of the possibilities, and have cut corners. This book has 20 principles to ethically guide your business and motivate its success, when others in the same business are failing. It’s a short read and well worth your time.
Back to Boston Harbor: Defend our Country, Faith, and Family
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 17,290. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
In these troubled times, Americans must show the strength and courage of the founders to stand behind their most precious convictions.
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 Buddha and the Dream of America
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,460. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
The Buddha is coming to America. An extraordinary perspective on the real roots of America, from the time of Henry David Thoreau, Ralph Waldo Emerson, and Walt Whitman to the present, when Buddhism, and the ideals which it espouses, is paving the way for the founding of a great new spiritual civilization.
My Philosophy In 100 Thoughts
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,900. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
This book is an attempt to share the philosophical views of Timothy Conerson, co-founder of the Mighty Pen Center for Literacy & Research.
Chaos Theory
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 11,520. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
A collection of articles on contriversial subjects. Inspired by the concept of the chaos theory, they are meant to invoke discussion and thought on the subjects to help people figure out what they believe when it comes to each subject.
A New Myth for America
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,800. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
Every great civilization has had its own myth, a cosmic story of how we fit into the universe, a divine story of who we are and where we came from. Greece had Zeus and Athena. Rome had Romulus and Remus. Western civilization had the Old Testament prophets and stories of the Bible. Now a great new myth comes forth in America. It is the reason for the existence of the universe itself.
Fight, Flight, or Hide. The Guide to Surviving a Mass Shooting
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,770. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
Mass shootings are horrible tragedies, and they are incredibly unpredictable. However, tragedies such as this only get worse if we don’t prepare for them. This book is a short, easy-to-read guide for preparing for these kinds of tragedies. Intended for everyone, it addresses three varieties of responses to a mass shooter. If prepared, you can improve your odds of surviving a mass shooting
The Art of Politics & Campaigning - How Sun Tzu Can Advance Your Political Aspirations
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 23,040. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
This book was written to help you win a campaign - that is, the person who can build the greatest coalition of supporters, - wins. It might be for any kind of elective office, or a position that requires the collection of public support. If you are the candidate or active in supporting a candidate, study this material.
The Power Game Volume I
Price: Free! Words: 47,140. 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 Power Game Volume II
Price: Free! Words: 34,540. 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.
Situational Gravity: Part 1 (1988-2009)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,030. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
Situational Gravity is the marriage between the absoluteness of Causality and the probability of Human Nature. Situational Gravity really only matters to beings with free-will. Free-will creates probability and the lack thereof creates absoluteness.
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.
Alpha.InspirationalAgony.epub
Price: Free! Words: 12,390. 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 Password Primeval
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,500. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy
THE PASSWORD PRIMEVAL Robert S. Hare The Wisdom of The Seven Teachers (from Atlantis! - they taught the Indians, the Egyptians, and the Greeks) It is as easy to be great as it is to be small. (Emerson) News! How much more important it is to know that which was never old. (Thoreau) You should read The Password Primeval if you are an humanist, a radical, or a revolutionist!; if you love nature.
The New Ancien Régime
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 44,200. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
It started 2500 years ago and is about an idea, a dystopian one. It loves to talk about equality, humanism, language, mathematics and religion but its mantle is: 'Left to Our Own Devices We Will Fall Down!' It's anti-democratic and abhors openness, reason, atheism, and law and order. It detests middle class values and the work ethic. It yearns for the unearned . . . for the easy life . . .