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Foundational Thoughts in Judaism
Price: $12.99 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.
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.
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!
The Worldview of Atheism
You set the price! 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?
El Kybalion
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 35,100. Language: Spanish. Published: November 8, 2013 by LD Books - Lectorum. 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
Inner Bushido - Strength Without Conflict
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 29,590. Language: American English. Published: March 19, 2014. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Inner Bushido challenges many long-held assumptions about Samurai ethics, and offers a practical re-interpretation of the seven virtues of Bushido. Hannon takes an unorthodox approach to exploring this system of values, offering an intellectually honest analysis of the Samurai code of conduct, making it applicable to the daily lives of Western audiences.
On Individualism and Conformity: Borat, Wall Street and the Problem with Cults
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,090. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2013 by White Sun Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
This essay embarks on a discussion of the current conceptions of individualism and identity in the United States, and how this gets warped in such a way as to actually reinforce conformity and compliance. Part of The Brain Trust series, by Jules Okapi, a series of philosophical and political essays.
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.
Why? Finding the truth
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 46,570. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Moving through our human lives begs for answers to the hard questions. What does life mean? Why am I here? Why is there pain? What is this inner angst? Is there a God? Why did God create me? How can I find what’s real? This book delves into our human core, digging into the deeper elements of our nature, tearing through pretense, personality and ego.
Understanding Sartre: Existentialism is a Humanism
Series: Understanding Philosophy, Book 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
In 'Existentialism is a Humanism', Jean-Paul Sartre defended existential philosophy from a wide range of criticisms, including a popular perception that many of its key tenets were overly pessimistic. This essay-length guide explains many of the arguments Sartre presented in the lecture, including key concepts such as abandonment, and existence preceding essence.
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.
Atheist in a Foxhole--One Man's Quest for Meaning
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 59,550. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Dick Langhinrichs, who was awarded two medals for valor during WWII, insisted, "There are Atheists in foxholes,because I'm one." At War's end, he headed to New York City for a stage career while writing a novel and pursuing his lifelong quest for meaning (as he questioned what he believed were superstitious Christian beliefs). Then a mid-life crisis changed the course of his journey.
The Triumph of Life, Love, and Being
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,970. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
In a monastical village, a monk and a nun to-be exchange notes, via the books they send back and forth, for illustration and editing, they noting the forbidden knowledge therein. When the monastical village burns to the ground, they embark on a picaresque journey, in which they employ their wisdom, encountering various and sundry situations. They carry a special, speaking, book.
Enter At Your Own Risk
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,080. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental health, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Just as the title suggests, this way of thinking is not for everyone, therefore, it might anger some readers. It is not that it is meant to anger people, but it is because of the fact that it is very difficult to question the things we love, or things we see no wrong in.
Diotima, Battery, Electric Personality
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 14,510. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Epic, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Diotima, Battery, Electric Personality is Criss Jami's 3rd book of poetry consisting of 33 poems written and arranged by Criss Jami circa 2013. Jami pulls the reader into his own universe in an outstanding display of wordplay, wit, rhymes, puns, metaphors, imagination, and creativity using never-before-seen literary acrobatics as well as deep yet practical philosophies.
Dominant Species: Thoughts on the Evolution of Ideas and the Minds in which They Live
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,610. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
This is a book on the Tao of evolution, a collection of short meditations on the most important aspect of evolution for us--cultural evolution, the natural selection of ideas. Religions, scientific theories, and concepts of all sorts live or die depending on how they affect the people who believe them. Darwinian insights help explain how ideas survive, spread, and influence minds and behavior.
After All The Falsehoods
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,380. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Mind & Body, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
A lucid, rational perspective on spiritual and psychological warfare used in online psychological operations. This insightful work of non-fiction exposes the most horrific and hidden conspiracy in the universe about spiritual tyranny and mental injustice. Contains warnings and advice for how to defend the capacity for philosophical wisdom in an age of death worship psycho-technology.
In vino veritas
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 31,500. Language: French. Published: April 27, 2012 by Editions de L'Herne. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
In vino veritas fut écrit en 1844. Il s’agit d’un récit qui rapporte dans la tradition du banquet platonicien les discours de cinq convives sur l’amour, exprimant les obsessions de Kierkegaard lui-même. Dans une langue animée d’un souffle poétique profond, In vino veritas symbolise la première étape que l’homme parcourt sur le chemin de la vie intérieure.
Anti-Natalism and the Future of Suffering: Why Negative Utilitarians Should Not Aim For Extinction
Price: Free! Words: 5,300. 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.