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Can Biotechnology Abolish Suffering?
Price: Free! Words: 166,460. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biotechnology
Can Biotechnology Abolish Suffering? is a collection of essays by utilitarian philosopher David Pearce. The essays deal with the abolition of suffering through biotechnology, negative utilitarianism, our obligations toward non-human animals, the nature of consciousness, and the future of intelligent life.
Burrow
Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 9,690. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Twenty-six poems ranging from optimism to a less-than-optimistic perspective. Many of them focus on the hypocrisies of others, or, alternatively, on the author's own struggles of trying not to be hypocritical, which, of course, is always a huge challenge. Being judgmental is easy; being hypocritical is easy; the hard part is being neither, which is maybe the ultimate goal of life.
American Ethics: An Essay
Price: Free! 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.
You Are Them
Price: Free! Words: 25,060. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
What follows if we reject belief in any kind of non-physical soul and instead fully embrace what we know about the world? The main implication, this book argues, is a naturalization of personal identity and ethics. A radically different way of thinking about ourself. “Magnus Vinding's best book to date. Highly recommended.” — David Pearce, author of 'The Hedonistic Imperative'.
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.
Utilitarianism
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,150. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2017 by Coventry House Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Utilitarianism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
"Utilitarianism" is a classic exposition and defense of utilitarianism in ethics. The essay provides support for the value of utilitarianism as a moral theory and defends it against a wide range of criticisms and misunderstandings.
Dalits in India, Manusmriti and Samkhya Philosophy
Price: Free! Words: 13,120. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
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.
Just Counterterrorism
Price: Free! Words: 105,040. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
The proposed Just Counterterrorism Model's components—Justice for the Attacked, Justice for Terrorists, and Justice for Others—comprehensively address the problem of non-state terrorism. Each component includes a set of criteria for ethically assessing or shaping counterterrorism strategy and tactics regardless of a terror group's composition, ideology, or geography.
Our Call to Serve
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,600. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Theology, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
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.
Book of Positive Aspects: Building a New Environment of the Mind
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,260. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
This book of "Positive Aspects" offers seven ideas expressed to inspire a lifestyle of well-being and positive life experiences.
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.
Diccionario de cualidades morales
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 41,970. Language: Spanish. Published: July 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Spanish
Diccionario dedicado exclusivamente a las cualidades morales. Se presentan en un solo texto setecientos cincuenta y seis términos con su significado, etimología, sinónimos, antónimos y extremo vicioso opuesto.
Introduction to Mahabharata: Lessons on Life and Businesses
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,020. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
The Five Pandava Brothers of the ancient Hindu Epic Mahabharata represents many facets of ancient and modern lives from imperfections to ideal business leaders. Martini Fisher introduces a different way to look at the Ancient Epic Indian Literature that is Mahabharata and present its practical lessons for the modern audience.
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
Omnipreneurship and the Hippiepreneur: A Hippie's Guide to "Success" in the Fortune 500"
You set the price! Words: 49,280. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Referred to over the years as the "Governor's Office Guru", the "Corporate Hippie", the "X-Factor", the "Shadow", and eventually the "Hippiepreneur", there's no better resource for aspiring omnipreneurs and their unaspiring hippies than the author of the only resource book that exists, and that has ever existed since the founding of our universe over 13.7 billion years ago.
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.

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