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Toward A Free And Virtuous Society
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,500. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2012 by Acton Institute. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Occasional Paper No. 9. With an Introduction by Doug Bandow. A foundational description of the complementary relationship of freedom and morality. "Both freedom and virtue are under serious assault today...At this critical time, some supporters of either liberty or virtue are setting the two against each other, treating them as frequent antagonists, if not permanent opponents.
Tomorrow, as the Crow Flies
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 66,600. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
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"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'.
From Socrates to Mill: An Analysis of Prominent Ethical Theories
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 18,920. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
The lectures do not only present in non-technical manner the ethical theories of the leading philosophers from Socrates to John Stuart Mill but also critically evaluate them. A handbook/textbook, it also aims to help the readers develop a conscious ethical sense and become critical in choosing a moral system to live by. Written in partnership with, the book is very educational.
Introduction To Philosophical Ethics
Price: Free! Words: 9,590. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Good & evil
An Introductory overview of the various divisions of ethics and a practical approach to ethics in religious and non-religious situations. Concepts evaluated include: Normative Ethics, Deontological Ethics, Metaethics, Altruism, Egoism, Egotism, Utilitarianism, and myriads more.
Conditions premières d'un travail non servile
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 12,980. Language: French. Published: May 22, 2014 by Editions de L'Herne. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
Ouvrière sur presse chez Alsthom puis fraiseuse chez Renault, Simone Weil découvre en 1934 le travail à la chaîne. Elle écrit "Condition première d'un travail non servile" puis "Expérience de la vie d'usine" qui développent une philosophie du travail parmi les plus originales qui soient.
The Speciesism of Leaving Nature Alone, and the Theoretical Case for “Wildlife Anti-Natalism”
Price: Free! Words: 5,030. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Discriminating against individuals based on their species membership is no more justified than discriminating against individuals based on their race or gender. In other words, speciesism must be rejected. From this simple starting point, the indefensibility of refusing to help non-human beings in nature follows quite directly.
The Value of Suicide
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 110,550. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012 by Gegensatz Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Humanism
The main point is to argue that suicide ought not automatically to be seen as an expression of despair, but that some people have non-despondent, creative, altruistic, unselfish, or advantageous reasons for doing themselves in. The ancients knew this. Our culture has lost this insight in the meantime. Luft wants to recover it.
A Arte De Coexistir: Respeito Às Diferenças
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 14,040. Language: Portuguese. Published: April 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Collaborative & team teaching, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Existem muitas formas de desumanização e, uma delas, talvez a mais crucial, seja aquela que está sistematizada no desrespeito às diferenças, na medida em que esse desrespeito - nos sentidos micro e macro - leva o indivíduo para longe da sua capacidade de coexistir e, consequentemente, para longe da possibilidade de aprendizagem, crescimento e desenvolvimento pessoal e para a criação de guerras...
Patristica y Escolastica
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,020. Language: Spanish. Published: June 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Biography / General, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
La Patristica es la nueva visión del mundo que caracteriza a la época medieval. Su más estacado exponentes es Santo Tomás de Aquino. Le sigue la Escolástica con San Anselmo, Severino Boecio, Filón de Alejandría, Tertuliano, Teófilo de Antioqueno, San Irineo, Clemente de Alejandría y San Agustín e Hipona. Configuran las múltiples líneas teológicas que definen el cristianismo.
Foundational Thoughts in Judaism
Series: Philosophical Works by Danish Thinker Andreas Simonsen. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 38,760. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2014 by FICTIVE PRESS. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
An important 20th-century religious-philosophical work by the late Danish philosopher, Andreas Simonsen. Now available in English in an edited translation by poet and dramaturge Per K. Brask. Simonsen explains where Judaism stands on complex moral and ethical issues, and discusses their relevance to our lives today. A must read for Christians and Jews, believers and non-believers alike.
La Filosofia è la Vita, Vol. V
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 12,040. Language: Italian. Published: April 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Questo è il quinto volumetto della mia serie "La Filosofia è la Vita".
Placebos del Estado
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,130. Language: Spanish. Published: July 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Gnosticism
El despertar da la consciencia requiere profundos estudios y análisis de nuestra psicología y comportamiento individual, familiar, político, religioso y social. Ahora profundizamos en la clasificación de los comportamientos regidos por los programas estatales locales, estatales y federales.
Anti-Natalism and the Future of Suffering: Why Negative Utilitarians Should Not Aim For Extinction
Price: Free! Words: 5,520. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
This short essay argues against the anti-natalist position. If humanity is to minimize suffering in the future, it must engage with the world, not opt out of it.
Applied Ethics: The Philosophy of Right and Wrong
Price: Free! Words: 42,080. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 22, 2015 by University of Nottingham. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Applied Ethics: The Philosophy of Right and Wrong is a learning resource from the University of Nottingham that explores what makes our actions and beliefs right or wrong. Authors Dr Isabel Gois and Dr Christopher Woodard explore such topics as; vegetarianism, freedom of speech, abortion, affirmative action, allocating resources and sexual consent.
Price: Free! Words: 12,090. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
A book of poetry on the human condition, both insightful and inspiring, on issues including relationships, character, life, death and love.
The Worldview of Atheism
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 17,500. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
It critically evaluates the worldview of the popular belief system called atheism. Pertinently, this work discusses relevant atheistic ‘isms’ such as Naturalism, Materialism, Secularism, Humanism, Darwinism, and Scientism. Some topics discussed are: Can atheism truly account for the concept of right and wrong? Is the worldview offered by atheism plausible, sound, and practicable?
Ethical Eating - A Complete Guide to Sustainable Food
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 187,810. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Green living, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Global food is not a nice business. It is controlled by a tiny group of profit grubbing multinationals and it is riddled by safety scandals. Nutritional quality is in free-fall as diet related illnesses become epidemic. Intensive agriculture is steadily destroying the planet. But all is not lost! A new movement of real and ethical food is on the brink of a renaissance. Read on to find out how!
El Kybalion
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 35,100. Language: Spanish. Published: November 8, 2013 by Libros Selectos. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Hermeneutics, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Filosofía hermética del Antiguo Egipto y Grecia. Es un placer presentar a los estudiantes e investigadores de las doctrinas Secretas, esta breve obra basada en las antiquísimas enseñanzas herméticas que han llegado hasta nosotros a lo largo de estos siglos desde la existencia de su Gran Fundador, Hermes Trismegistus, el "escriba de los dioses", que vivió en el antiguo Egipto.
Effort: Modern Transcendental Value
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,780. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Ethics
The book will examine the most important social issues of the modern time and how the brand-new Effort concept can bring a new vision to them: - Homosexuality - Same sex marriage - Women Rights - Animal Rights - Citizenship - Communism - Capitalism - Property Rights - Democracy - Appearance Right - Parenthood right - Voting right - Tibet, East Turkestan and China rise
Idealismo Platonico
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,040. Language: Spanish. Published: June 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » New Age » Mysticism
El filósofo Platón, discípulo de Sócrates, nació en Atenas alrededor del año 427 y pertenece al período sistemático de la filosofía griega. Fundó la Academia y escribió los diálogos en los que configuró su idealismo, que ahora le dan base a este libro.