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We Need To Talk About This - Chapter 6 Only
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This is Chapter 6 (Lives not worth living) from the book "We need to talk about this". We will soon be able to order babies with brightly fluorescent skins and stellar IQs who will be excellent pianists or basketball players. But should we really design our children according to specifications and reject who does not meet the specs?
We Need To Talk About This - Chapter 5 Only
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This is Chapter 5 (Technological mistakes) from the book "We need to talk about this". We will soon be able to order babies with brightly fluorescent skins and stellar IQs who will be excellent pianists or basketball players. But should we really design our children according to specifications and reject who does not meet the specs?
We Need To Talk About This - Chapter 3 Only
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This is Chapter 3 (Accepting ourselves) from the book "We need to talk about this". We will soon be able to order babies with brightly fluorescent skins and stellar IQs who will be excellent pianists or basketball players. But should we really design our children according to specifications and reject who does not meet the specs?
We Need To Talk About This - Afterword Only
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This is the afterword to the book "We need to talk about this". We will soon be able to order babies with brightly fluorescent skins and stellar IQs who will be excellent pianists or basketball players. But should we really design our children according to specifications and reject who does not meet the specs?
We Need To Talk About This - Foreword Only
Price: Free! Words: 4,100. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
This is the foreword to the book "We need to talk about this". We will soon be able to order babies with brightly fluorescent skins and stellar IQs who will be excellent pianists or basketball players. But should we really design our children according to specifications and reject who does not meet the specs?
El paradigma psicópata. Un ensayo sobre ética y capacidad intelectual
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,240. Language: Spanish. Published: February 10, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Psychology » Cognitive psychology
Ensayo filosófico que relaciona el tipo y nivel de inteligencia de la población con su capacidad ética y su vulnerabilidad a la manipulación mental.
The Illusion of Freedom
You set the price! Words: 14,780. Language: American English. Published: November 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
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Look around at the world we live in. Isn't there something wrong? Don't you feel powerless to make a positive change? Don't the problems of the world feel so big, so overwhelming, that you feel defeated? Like you can't possibly make a difference? So you don't even start? What if I told you, you could change that? If that rings true to you, even a little bit, you should read this book.
Contra Socrates
You set the price! Words: 4,880. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
A critique of Socrates, especially his trial and death. He claims to know nothing and blabs on about all sorts of things with presumption. Knowing nothing, what authority has he to call this or that good, foolish, etc.? He aided and abetted his own death. We see him as a death worshiping deceiver.
American Ethics: An Essay
You set the price! Words: 4,170. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Ethics
We dismiss reason as master over the passions. We uphold, faith, hope, love and truth as the weapons to do this. These are the weapons of ethics, so ethics is the buttress to staunch the tide of lust and unruly passion. We speak of Greco-Roman ideas and their sources for the reason defense against passion.
What Should We Do?: Essays on Cause Prioritization and Fundamental Values
Price: Free! Words: 10,810. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
This collection of essays aims to provide a rough framework for how we can think about cause prioritization, and provides suggestions concerning important causes and questions we should focus on and explore further.
СИСТЕМА: Упрощённая теория всего на свете
Price: Free! Words: 17,480. Language: Russian. Published: January 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
Всё гениальное просто. Одной элегантной теории, одной простой формулы, одной всеобъемлющей фразы достаточно, чтобы изменить мир. То, что Сократ сотворил с философией, Эйнштейн с физикой, Моцарт с музыкой или Монти Пайтон с психическим здоровьем, автор творит с ними всеми и даже более того. Его удивительно простая и, тем не менее, глубокая теория покрывает всё: от истинного происхождения Вселенной
The Philosophy of Light: By God's Advocate
Price: Free! Words: 15,490. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cognitive Science
“ The real tragedy of life is when men are afraid of the light." Plato *** The men swim in an ocean of sweet water, and they say that they die of thirst, because they were lied that the water is salty, and they fear to drink it. Fear not, because GOD IS LOVE.
Dalits in India, Manusmriti and Samkhya Philosophy
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This book analyzes the human psychosis behind the the exploitative and discriminatory socio-economic practices related to the dalits (the most downtrodden caste in India) and other exploited classes. The dalits and their exploitation originated from Manusmriti, the ancient Indian Law book. In This book also highlights the psychosis of the exploitative practice in the light of the Samkhya Philosop
The Book Of Lenity
You set the price! Words: 6,740. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Lenity by definition is gentle or kindness - to be lenient. A modern ideology where personal responsibility is of the highest importance it predicates that prayer or forms of worship do not provide a free pass for selfish action. The book is to the point & attempts to engage those who are still searching for a way of defining themselves spiritually.
Our Call to Serve
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OUR CALL TO SERVE WE ARE LIVING WORDS OF GOD WE ARE CALLED TO BE THE CHRIST It is my personal belief that God calls each of us while we are in the womb to serve God. In calling our names in the womb, we become living words of God intended to do God’s work in our world. And what is the work of God? "To do Justice and to do Loving Kindness, and to Walk Humbly with your God." Micah 6:8.
PARABLES / Posts, Proverbs & Pop Songs (Volume One)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,820. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Parables is a collection of blog postings, random short observations and song lyrics gathered throughout the year 2016 ... a chronicle of the years thoughts so far.
Reflections on Intelligence
Price: Free! Words: 19,650. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Software development & engineering / general
A lot of people are talking about “superintelligent AI” these days. But what are they talking about? Indeed, what is “intelligence” in the first place? This question is often left unanswered in discussions about the perils and promises of AI, an omission from which much confusion follows. More clarity and skepticism about this term “intelligence” is desperately needed. Hence this book.
Axiomaticism : An introduction to A Happy Life Through Scientific Morality
Price: Free! Words: 220. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
One of the first accounts of human ethics based on science
Really? For Real? Poetic Misconceptions of Deception Compromise & Success re the Misunderstood Successful Christian
Series: Point-Blank Heart-Slashes, Point-Blank Heart-Slashes 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,000. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Psychology » Developmental / lifespan development
REALLY? For Real? exposes and highlights the irony behind misconceptions on subjects of Compromise, Deception, and Success. Additionally, these upset-poems pinpoint the need for a different mindset and psyche so that one’s age or stage does not serve to halt or hinder the purpose, destiny, or legacy they are yet alive to serve humanity, history, and heaven.
4-5 Forum Issue No. 29 四五论坛 第29期
Series: April 5th Forum. You set the price! Words: 290. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: March 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
This issue focuses on the impact of ideologies that have been well received by absolute majorities in China on the individuals in terms of individuals' mentalities and rights, including patriotism, nationalism and collectivism. 本期聚焦于在中国现实的背景下被绝大多数人所接受的意识形态对中国个人在思想及权利方面的影响,包括爱国主义,民族主义和集体主义。