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The Kindest People: Heroes and Good Samaritans (Volume 7)
By David Bruce
Series: The Kindest People: Heroes and Good Samaritans, Book 7. Price: Free! Words: 70,570. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
This book contains 250 stories of Good Samaritans and Heroes. A Sample: Good deeds tend to be practical and pragmatic rather than elegant. In 1977, poet Deena Metzger fell on an icy street in New York City. A black man saw her and ordered two young males who happened to be walking nearby, “Pick that woman up!”
На Крыльях Надежды: Проза
By Prokhor Ozornin
Price: Free! Words: 81,070. Language: Russian. Published: October 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Сборник вдохновляющих и философских рассказов о жизненных испытаниях, любви, надежде, вере, и несломимости человеческого духа. Пусть эта книга поможет вам найти добрый ответ на вопрос о человеческой природе, его сильных и слабых сторонах, его происхождении и силе духа, и смысле его жизни.
The Human Center
By Robert Baller
Price: Free! Words: 95,140. Language: American English. Published: April 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
The Human Center is nine essays on American history, nature-nurture, instinct, spirituality, trade, human scale, space, and near equality. The Human Center describes how we are still tribal beings.
Love, Actually
By mark crane
Price: Free! Words: 32,650. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
There's no such thing as evil. Morality is not spiritual. Love is real. LOVE, ACTUALLY is a book full of new ideas, a book about everything that offers our lives meaning. Mark Crane poses a compelling challenge to readers to rethink basic ideas about cognition, religion, identity, and morality. Using engaging examples and carefully-documented sources, Crane builds a revolutionary case fo
Ethical Reflections
By C.G. Prado
Price: Free! Words: 20,490. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
brief reflections on the ethical implications of many things we do without thinking about them; each reflection is short and to the point and is intended to prompt reflection on your own part.
Philosophy for the Masses: Ethics
By David Bruce
Price: Free! Words: 54,930. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
This book consists of a number of philosophical arguments about ethics that I find interesting and that I think that some other people may find interesting. May you be struck by philosophical lightning.
Sur les ailes d'espoir: Prose
By Prokhor Ozornin
Price: Free! Words: 85,770. Language: French. Published: October 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Une collection de nouvelles inspirées et philosophiques des défis de vie, l'amour, l'espoir, la foi, le surpassement de difficultés et jamais le renoncement. Permettez à ce livre de vous aider à trouver une réponse gentille à la nature de l'homme, ses forces et les faiblesses, son origine et le pouvoir d'esprit et le sens de sa vie.
Essere al mondo
By Paolo-Ugo Brusa
Series: Studi prosofici. Price: Free! Words: 85,190. Language: Italian. Published: December 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Questo libro è un'introduzione alla biografia generale e alla prosofia, riflessione post-ontologica sull'origine di ogni darsi eventuale, senza preclusioni ideotiche. Vi è indagato il fondamento del sapere e dell'agire comune a tutti gli esseri umani, provando a rifletterlo in un meta-pensiero adogmatico, aperto al contributo attivo estetico ed etico di ciascuno.
Why We Should Go Vegan
By Magnus Vinding
Price: Free! Words: 18,940. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
We should go vegan! That is the unambiguous conclusion of this short book. This conclusion is reached through a broad examination of the consequences of our not being vegan – both in relation to human health, environmental pollution, the risk of the spread of diseases, and in relation to the animals we farm and kill. The bottom line: We have a strong ethical obligation to go vegan.
Del che è & che non è
By Paolo-Ugo Brusa
Series: Studi prosofici. Price: Free! Words: 107,470. Language: Italian. Published: April 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
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.
Human Moral Code
By Gil Harris
Price: Free! Words: 15,510. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
In order to assist those who would walk the moral path, I have brought about this compilation, as a guidebook presenting, in one place, most of the human moral code. This guidebook has nothing to do with matters of man and God, of divine rewards or retribution, of this world and the next.
На Крыльях Надежды: Поэзия
By Prokhor Ozornin
Price: Free! Words: 28,510. Language: Russian. Published: October 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Поэтический жизнеутверждающий сборник
The Humanist Approach to Happiness: Free Digital Sampler
By Jennifer Hancock
Price: Free! Words: 3,980. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
This book is provided as a free sampler of Jen Hancock’s The Humanist Approach to Happiness: Practical Wisdom and includes selected excerpts taken from several of the chapters. This sampler represents about 10% of the book. The full version goes into more detail on each of the concepts and many more and includes information on how to implement these ideas in a practical way.
Summa Sophialogica, Volume 1
By F Bonzo Moretti
Series: Summa Sophialogica, I-I. Price: Free! Words: 520,140. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
The Summa Sophialogica is a comprehensive humanist reworking of Thomas Aquinas’ Summa Theologica. The rhetorical and logical organization of this work is identical to the original, as is its scope--which incorporates an examination of all sentient morality and experience. However, the author has recast the questions posed and the answers given herein to suit a non-theistic audience. Part 1 of 4.
Summa Sophialogica, Volume 2
By F Bonzo Moretti
Series: Summa Sophialogica, I-II. Price: Free! Words: 517,550. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
The Summa Sophialogica is a comprehensive humanist reworking of Thomas Aquinas’ Summa Theologica. The rhetorical and logical organization of this work is identical to the original, as is its scope--which incorporates an examination of all sentient morality and experience. However, the author has recast the questions posed and the answers given herein to suit a non-theistic audience. Part 2 of 4.
Lost Dreams
By Raul Aguilar
Series: Observations on the Human Condition, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 2,950. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
A short story based upon reflections on a common human tragedy.
Quasi come essere
By Paolo-Ugo Brusa
Series: Studi prosofici. Price: Free! Words: 76,000. Language: Italian. Published: December 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology
Nuova introduzione alla prosofia, ma in forma più stringata rispetto ai due saggi precedenti e con particolare attenzione ai rapporti tra logica e prologica. Riproposta che non conclude una sorta di trilogia, ma riesamina sotto diversa angolazione i concetti di biografia elementare e la cognizione complessiva dell’esistenza che ne consegue.
Philosophical Fragments of a Contemporary Life
By Julien David
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 5,050. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2012 by Upper West Side Philosophers, Inc.. Category: Essay » Literature
Brimming with insights and startling perspectives on the most diverse aspects of contemporary life – from marriage and parenting to love, friendship, and the logic of the everyday – this exquisite collection of aphorisms and essays, is bound to make its readers stop and reevaluate many a truth and commonplace we live by.
Still More Shit that Pisses Me Off
By Peg Tittle
Series: Shit that Pisses Me Off, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,920. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012 by Magenta. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Pregnant men, paying stay-at-home moms, advertising, income tax deductions, people skills, boy books, speech codes, porn, god, testicular battery and tranquilizer guns, the Academy Awards, intelligent design and evolution… Philosophy with an attitude. Because the unexamined life is dangerous.
Philosophy of a Martyr
By Adam Richard
Price: Free! Words: 7,680. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
A unique ethical system is defended here. Commonly, the moral sense is thought to arise from evolution, as a sense of duty to one’s clan. It is here argued that this sense is in fact a red herring, and that there is a true ethics less sought after which natural selection in fact selects against.