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Big Issues in Ethics – A Philosophical Enquiry
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,950. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015 by Decoded Science. Category: Nonfiction » History » Social history
Without applying our philosophy, how could we evaluate just and workable laws for society to live by? How would we discuss our morality and ethics and apply them for the benefit of humankind? How would we decide how to behave, so we may do the least harm to each other – and to other living species? Join philosopher Janet Cameron as she examines various aspects of ethical philosophy.
言語行為と規範倫理
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Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 3,760. Language: Japanese. Published: February 22, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Language
ウィトゲンシュタイン、クワイン、ムーア、ヘアー、サール、ロールズ、ノージックなど、論理学研究から言語行為論へ、実証主義から形而上学へ、メタ倫理学から規範倫理学へと変貌を遂げた英語圏の思想界を代表する論理学者、哲学者、倫理学者、社会哲学者の理論を批判的に検討しつつ、超越論的言語哲学の可能性を探り、言語行為とその規範を超越論的目的論の立場から考える。
Türkçe Özlü Sözler
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 149,010. Language: Turkish. Published: February 16, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Türkçe Özlü Sözler, Özlü Sözler, Alıntılar, Quotes, proverbs, Turkish Proverbs, özlü söz, ata sözü, sav, halk deyişi, Türkçe Alıntılar, Atasözü, İrsal-i Mesel, Darb-ı Mesel, Kelâm-ı Kibâr, Cevâmiulkelîm, Âyetler, Hadîsler, verses, hadiths, quote, quotation, proverb, Sprichwort, kotowaza, 谚语, Yànyǔ, Пословица, Poslovitsa, Proverbium, el-Mesel
Tomorrow, as the Crow Flies
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Price: Free! Words: 66,600. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » American 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'.
The Hedonistic Imperative
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Price: Free! Words: 54,500. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
The Hedonistic Imperative outlines how genetic engineering and nanotechnology will abolish suffering in all sentient life.
The Art of Mind
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Price: Free! Words: 3,230. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
A look at false consciousness as having either positive or negative ends depending on what one wishes to do with it. Focus is the creative potential of false premise and false logic. Overall the idea came to mind of "looking for rain in a cloud" such that many academics purport clarity yet rather like following the raindrops up and gazing into the sky they become drawn into the cloud.
Tolerance is NOT a Virtue.
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,360. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 7, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Why our modern idea of 'Tolerance' is a destructive vice, rather than a helpful virtue. In the first of a series called 'Bloody Nonsense', the author explains how to free our thinking and behaviour from the grudging acceptance of things we disagree with, and helps us towards the freedom to stand up against things that are wrong.
現象学的に根拠を問う
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Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 3,460. Language: Japanese. Published: January 5, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Phenomenology
現象学は、従来にない豊かな可能性を哲学にもたらした。現象学的に根拠を問う時、人は、現象の相関項としての超越論的主観の存在を自覚する。しかし、学の基礎付けはそれで十分なのだろうか。本書は、第一章でエトムント・フッサールの現象学的哲学を、第二章ではマックス・シェーラーの現象学的倫理学を批判的に検討しつつ、第三章で、現象学的還元・構成・破壊をモデルにした目的論的還元・構成・破壊による、現象学、とりわけ実質的価値倫理学の超越論的基礎付けを試みる。
Sleeping with Guns
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Price: $6.87 USD. Words: 47,840. Language: American English. Published: January 3, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Personal Self Protection - Sleeping with Guns is an epic book that examines the art of self-protection in today’s world by examining such topics as guns, guns and crime, guns freedom and terrorism, guns in the workplace, personal protection training, personal protection security, and personal self protection. It delves into touchy topics such as gun control and the mindset of fear.
Life Lessons
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,010. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
A chance discovery. Words of wisdom buried in a box of papers. Prior to his death, a father shares his life lessons through colorful anecdotes of a well-lived life. Some are humorous, some profound, on a myriad of subjects from hot peppers to cars to lying. This assembly is a daughter’s tribute to her father’s recollections on lessons he learned, sparking her own retrospection.
The Meaning of Life: An Examination of Purpose
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Price: Free! Words: 26,510. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
“What is the meaning of life?” Can we answer such a monumental question with the limited knowledge we have, and does the question even have an answer in the first place? The answer to both questions is yes. There are certain and universal answers to the question, and we can provide these answers based on what we know about the world. Or so this book argues.
Mary, The First Catholic Priest with Confessions of a Roman Catholic Woman
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,180. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014 by Chessie's Place. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Abuse / general
Mary, The First Catholic Priest is an enlightening look at the Catholic Church. Inspired by her deep faith, the author questions the continued practice of the Church to exclude women in its hierarchy and the shameful disregard for victims of pedophile priests. Growing up in a dysfunctional family, with an abusive father, the author left home early to begin a life of service.
カントの超越論的哲学
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Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 3,180. Language: Japanese. Published: December 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Criticism
超越論的哲学は、超越的哲学や経験的哲学とどう異なるのか。超越論的哲学における超越とは、どこからどこへと超越することなのか。理論理性と実践理性は別なのか。イマヌエル・カントの構成主義を行為論として解釈し、その行為の目的を問いつつ、『純粋理性批判』、『実践理性批判』、『判断力批判』の三批判書全体を超越論的哲学という観点から再構築する。
Reason to Believe
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Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 62,120. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Reason to Believe Answering the Toughest Questions About God Questions — they are among the most powerful forces in history. Using the power of questions this book will help you discover the uncaused, timeless, intelligent Creator of the universe.
A Philiosophy For A Fair Society
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 54,840. Language: British English. Published: November 24, 2014 by M-y Books. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Something must be done, explain the authors, but governments will fail again unless they shake off the economic orthodoxy which is now one of the problems rather than the means to a solution.
I Am Paleo Man
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 40,770. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Dieting
A guide to modern life-management in the Paleolithic and individualistic traditions.
Os Animais no Direito Contemporâneo
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,510. Language: Portuguese. Published: November 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
Escrito em uma linguagem clara, Os Animais no Direito Contemporâeno é um livro que traz uma análise do fenômeno do especismo, ou seja, uma forma de discriminação de seres humanos com relação a não humanos e sua interação com o Direito brasileiro. O leitor terá acesso a um panorama das teorias dos direitos animais em voga, bem como uma crítica ao trato que o Direito contemporâneo trata os animais.
Moral Truths: The Foundation of Ethics
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Price: Free! Words: 52,130. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
There are moral truths. There are truths about what matters in this world, and therefore also truths about how we should act in it. And we need to realize these truths, as such a realization itself will ignite a fundamental change for the better, both in our thinking, conduct and culture altogether. A fundamental change toward higher moral ground. Or so this book argues.
More Than Two: A Practical Guide to Ethical Polyamory
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 159,580. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014 by Thorntree Press. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Alternative family
A long-awaited, wide-ranging resource exploring the often-complex world of living polyamorously. Highlighting the nuances, the relationship options, the myths and the expectations, the authors share not only their hard-won philosophies about polyamory, but also their hurts and embarrassments, while gently guiding readers through the thorny issues of jealousy and insecurity.
American Theodicy: An Essay
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Price: Free! Words: 1,840. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Ethics
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Theodicy is justification of evil in the world reconciled to divine power. The essay takes issue with common assumptions and offers a true reconciliation of God's power with freedom of conscience and desire.