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Grand Rounds: Healing Wisdom for a Complex World
Price: Free! Words: 116,830. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology
Join the Good Doctor on a holistic journey starting with our species’ earliest healing expressions, then on through the ages to the emerging Science of Complexity; connecting the dots in between as we go. Grand Rounds is a healing balm to our collective individual, cultural, ecological, and evolutionary ails. Come and enjoy the magical & mirth-filled medicine that Dr. Sutherland has prescribed.
Migrations, Volume II: Only the Deplorable
Series: Migrations. Price: Free! Words: 161,230. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology
Was it possible to feel nostalgic about something that had never happened to him, possible for nostalgia to be taken in by the body as a free pathogen to infect the consciousness with stray sentiments? Perhaps, in his dreams, he had traveled back in time, or even drifted into another dimension of space-time and inhabited the body, experiences, and nostalgia of another.
The Fallacy of Scientific Truth: Why Science Succeeds Despite Ultimate Ignorance
Price: Free! Words: 40,410. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology
Science knowledge is man's greatest feat and most powerful tool. But it isn't truth. This essay tells why not, what it really is and why it works though uncertain. It shows how the dogma of science truth destroys, and how dubious science theories cast doubts on genuine science knowledge. Last, it explains how the nonscientist can judge science claims for both theoretical and practical issues.
Epistemology of Intelligence Agencies
Price: Free! Words: 21,380. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Terrorism
About the analogy between the epistemological and methodological aspects of the activity of intelligence agencies and some scientific disciplines, advocating for a more scientific approach to the process of collecting and analyzing information within the intelligence cycle.
mencius google
Price: Free! Words: 37,810. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology
mencius google translation The Project Gutenberg EBook of Mencius Interpretation, by Meng Ke This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with Almost no restrictions whatsoever. You may copy it, give it away or Re-use it under the terms of the Project Gutenberg License included With this eBook or online at www.gutenberg.org Title: Mencius Interpretation Author: Meng Ke Release
Self - A Delusion?
Price: Free! Words: 15,200. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology
A stimulating analysis combining cutting edge research and the thinking of modern and ancient philosophers on the elusive topic of "self". Where resides the self? and a host of other questions have baffled man over the past millennia. The writer is realistic enough not to even suggest the possibility of solving all the mysteries. But has presented all components together to get you intrigued.
In Defense of Nuance
Price: Free! Words: 11,410. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Current affairs
We appear to find ourselves in a crisis of polarization and failed communication. What can we do about it? This essay argues that we should all strive to follow certain virtues. Simply put, we should strive to be more charitable toward our adversaries, and aspire for more nuanced and balanced perspectives.
The Case For Ordinary People In National History: Towards New Narratives Of Australia’s Past
Price: Free! Words: 12,720. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology
The settlement of Australia and New Zealand were among the most ambitions experiments in social engineering ever attempted. But the hundreds of thousands of ordinary people who made it happen are often absent from the standard histories. This is my case for including ordinary people in national history throught an emerging genre of history known as the ‘new history from below’.
Induction Is All We Got: Essays on Epistemology
Price: Free! Words: 7,730. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology
'Induction Is All We Got' is a collection of short essays on epistemology that deals mostly with the problem of induction, particularly what the status of induction is. Controversially, it argues that induction underlies all our beliefs.
Isaac Newton on the Action at a Distance in Gravity: With or Without God?
Price: Free! Words: 6,080. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Gravity
The interpretation of Isaac Newton's texts has sparked controversy to this day. One of the most heated debates relates to the action between two bodies distant from each other (the gravitational attraction), and to what extent Newton involved God in this case.
Isaac Newton despre acțiunea la distanță în gravitație - Cu sau fără Dumnezeu?
Price: Free! Words: 5,220. Language: Romanian. Published: January 23, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Gravity
Interpretarea textelor lui Isaac Newton a suscitat numeroase controverse, până în zilele noastre. Una din cele mai aprinse dezbateri este legată de acțiunea între două corpuri aflate la distanță unul de celălalt (atracția gravitațională), și în ce măsură Newton a implicat pe Dumnezeu în acest caz.
Epistemologia serviciilor de informaţii
Price: Free! Words: 21,090. Language: Romanian. Published: February 13, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Securities, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology
Despre analogia existentă între aspectele epistemologice şi metodologice ale activităţii serviciilor de informaţii şi unele discipline ştiinţifice, pledând pentru o abordare mai ştiinţifică a procesului de culegere şi analiză de informaţii din cadrul ciclului de informaţii.
The Liar's Non-Paradox: Why Liar Sentences Present No Problems for the Concept of Truth
Price: Free! Words: 14,910. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology
This book explains why neither the Liar's Paradox nor any of its alternate forms, like the Revenge Liar or the Strengthened Liar, lead to any contradictions which could affect the meaningfulness or applicability of our ordinary understanding of truth.
Simple Philosophy
Price: Free! Words: 12,860. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Philosophy made simple!
Del che è & che non è
Series: Studi prosofici. Price: Free! Words: 107,470. Language: Italian. Published: April 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology
Le culture si spendono per confinare l’inafferrabilità dell’evenienza, che è conseguenza dell’umana libertà. I modi del confinamento fanno appello a idee di razionalità e di socialità che vedono quell’afferrare come indispensabile e doveroso. Qui, come in 'Essere al mondo', si indaga invece l’originaria libertà dei rapporti tra mondo, mente e medio per conoscerla nell’immediatezza del suo darsi.
Axioms & Theorems: An Essay
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 5,180. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
A linear proof offered for identities & axioms in conjunction with circular reasoning. The empirical existence of the identity is antecedent to its elements and their relationship. The self-evident requires its antecedents to even exist as a statement. I show this as a collapsed ellipse of the circular reasoning into congruent lines of the two semi-ellipse sides.
Ataraxia - The Elixir of Epicurus: Teachings of Epicurus for Freedom from Fear
Price: $2.19 USD. Words: 4,880. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2018 by UB Tech. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology
The best collection of quotes from Epicurus, the great philosopher who show us an entirely new way of living letting out all fears…
Cybernetyczna definicja życia – inherentna niemożliwość?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,480. Language: Polish. Published: April 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Biology
W tym tekście zajmuję się definicją życia jako takiego, czym się różni żywe od nie-żywe. Czy są jakiekolwiek (mierzalne) różnice między żywym i martwym? Źródło pierwotnego druku: The Peculiarity of Man, 2015, nr 22, s. 49-62, ISSN 2083-9235..
Lo que no vemos
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,480. Language: Spanish. Published: May 6, 2015 by J.L. Gambande. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology, Essay » Sociology
Este es un conjunto de artículos donde el autor explora los avances científicos desde un punto de vista novedoso, guiado por el sentido común y una visión filosófica de la vida diaria.
Contra Nominalism: An Essay
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 8,430. Language: American English. Published: September 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology
Shows the opposing views of Realism and Nominalism with the intent to uphold realism. Plato's work 'Parmenides' is discussed and partially analyzed. Aristotle and Plato's view on universals (archetypes) discussed. It shows how ideas as real objects of perception can be rationally supported using the geometric point. Shows how relationships and existence are inseparable and yet distinct in nature.

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