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A New Beginning
Price: Free! 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
It's Not Fun: a collection of motorcycle philosophies
Price: Free! Words: 7,500. 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.
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.
Alpha.InspirationalAgony.epub
Price: Free! Words: 12,910. 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
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
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.
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.
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'.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Random Thoughts
Price: Free! Words: 6,330. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2008. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
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.