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You only live once. Theory of happiness.
Price: Free! Words: 130. Language: Canadian English. Published: May 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Book about happiness theory.
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.
The Art of Mind
Price: Free! Words: 3,230. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Aesthetics
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.
American Theodicy: An Essay
Price: Free! Words: 1,840. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Ethics, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
(3.00 from 1 review)
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.
Controlling your anger
Price: Free! Words: 770. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Mind & Body, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
this is short book about anger, and the results of anger, you'll learn about the techniques to control your anger/temper. ideas are extracted from Confucius teachings. and please excuse any bad English, as my English isn't very good.
Essays on Veganism
Price: Free! Words: 12,400. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
‘Essays on Veganism’ is a collection of short essays that focus on several different issues all related to veganism and to each other. The essays aim to clarify a variety of issues and questions, for instance why veganism is of great ethical importance, what the ethical status of veganism is, what prevents us from going vegan, and not least what we must do in order to create a vegan world.
26 Scruples for a Fulfilled Life
Price: Free! Words: 11,210. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
Be it a householder, renounced saint, monarch or a monk, all must invariably reach the same supreme perfection of life. Human life is not for God, but it is God who is for human life. We live for ourselves, so as to say for our own beneficence first; and God is merely one of the ways we can live; perhaps the best one. Read here twenty six scriptural principles which never fail making life 'best'.
A Copernican Revolution in Ethics
Price: Free! Words: 15,320. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
This book aims to clarify some of the most basic implications of taking ethics seriously. It attempts to answer which beings belong to the moral universe, and to examine some of the most basic ethical implications of this answer. The conclusion in short: We need to realize that humanity is not the sole object of ethics. We need a Copernican Revolution in ethics.
The Simple Case For Going Vegan
Price: Free! Words: 2,850. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
This essay aims to show that we are morally obliged to go vegan by our own core values. It presents a simple argument for veganism based on an ethical principle that we all hold valid, and goes on to argue that the only reason we are not vegan is that we are speciesists, and that this is no more justifiable than supporting other forms of discrimination such as racism or sexism.
Why "Happy Meat" Is Always Wrong
Price: Free! Words: 10,910. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
This essay attacks the “happy meat” position head-on. It argues that this position is morally indefensible and that it not only causes immense amounts of animal suffering, but also, somewhat ironically, serves as the very foundation of our abuse of animals today. This reveals the moral urgency of stopping the spread of this position and of rejecting it completely.
How To Philosophize With A Hammer
Price: Free! Words: 11,650. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
A semi-autobiographical, somewhat humorous look at the meaning of life; with detours into sex, kids, friends, and German Philosophy.
Why We Should Go Vegan
Price: Free! Words: 18,970. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Categories: 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.
Keeping the Peace: A Guide to Video Game Journalism
Price: Free! Words: 2,860. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Games, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Video game journalism is the behemoth mass media machine that determines whether or not video games soar to new heights or fail miserably. Have you ever wondered how it all works? Yes? No? Have no fear! In "Keeping the Peace: A Guide to Video Game Journalism," you will gain a satirical insight into how the game industry works, but specifically as it relates to journalism and journalists.
Sins
Price: Free! Words: 1,670. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
A series of poems on the human condition, on the issues faced by society, and how deadly it is. If you'd enjoyed my previous work "Apocalypse Melodies", this is a follow up, but with a more specific topic in mind. Enjoy.
From Socrates to Mill: An Analysis of Prominent Ethical Theories
You set the price! 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 OurHappySchool.com, the book is very educational.
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?
Medieval Dreams
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,930. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
This pamphlet was created for the student of dreams and explains the history of how dreams began to be used and evaluated.
Philosophy of a Martyr
Price: Free! Words: 7,680. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013. Categories: 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.
Brutality: Purity and Revenge
Price: Free! Words: 2,480. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Essay » Political
Examines the fundamental causes of brutality, atrocities and extremism in the world in both a historical and contemporary context. Purports the theory that all causes of extremism stem from two main contributing factors - the desire for purity or the desire for revenge.
Some Reflections on Ethics
Price: Free! Words: 15,360. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
"The aim of a rational ethics should be to maximize freedom and avenues of happiness and to minimize avoidable suffering." In this highly thought provoking and stimulating book, the author, Dr. Ramendra, has briefly and critically discussed the ethical ideas of G. E. Moore, Bertrand Russell, Lokayat, Buddha, Epicurus and John Stuart Mill before expounding his own ideas in a logical manner.