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You Are Them by Magnus Vinding
Price: Free! Words: 25,070. 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'.
Un mondo più grande è possibile! by Adriano V. Autino
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,690. Language: Italian. Published: March 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Renaissance philosophy
Un mondo più grande è possibile! L’espansione della civiltà oltre i limiti del nostro pianeta madre è la questione morale del nostro tempo. È urgente superare il vecchio paradigma dell’esplorazione spaziale fine a se stessa, che ha caratterizzato la strategia delle agenzie spaziali per mezzo secolo, e dare inizio alle attività civili nello spazio geo-lunare, entro i prossimi dieci anni.
Dumbass Drain by Roberto Ponciroli
Price: Free! Words: 32,210. Language: Italian. Published: January 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Essays
Dumbass Drain racconta l’avventura intellettuale dell’autore nel trasferirsi da un piccolo paese in provincia di Milano a Chicago per condurre il suo percorso di ricerca in Ingegneria Nucleare. Quasi fosse un cortometraggio filosofico, l’autore riporta le domande esistenziali che hanno accompagnato il suo viaggio e descrive la sua condizione di ricercatore Italiano emigrato negli Stati Uniti.
Utilitarianism by John Stuart Mill
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.
Just Counterterrorism by George Clifford
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.
Meditations on Money: Balancing Life and the Global Economy by Lloyd Salomone
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,210. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Environmental economics, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Meditations on Money: Balancing Life and the Global Economy synthesizes complex socio-political economic issues into understandable concepts. It provides spiritual and ecological insights about life on Earth; how money and materialism affects you and all life on the planet; and advice and practical wisdom to help people find balance in a chaotic world created by hyper-globalization.
Tom Irregardless and Me by Tom Harley
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 119,570. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity / Jehovah’s Witnesses, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy(5.00 from 9 reviews)
Starting with Prince, a fierce and frolicking defense of Jehovah’s Witnesses. A riotous romp through their way of life. “We have become a theatrical spectacle to the world, and to angels and to men,” the Bible verse says. That being the case, let’s show some theater! Let’s skewer the liars who slander the Christ! Let’s pull down the house on the axis lords! Let the seed-pickers unite!
El Criterio by Jaime Luciano Balmes
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 87,470. Language: Spanish. Published: November 21, 2016 by Libros Selectos. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Logic, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
El Criterio es una obra destinada a enseñar a ver bien o pensar de acuerdo con la verdad, y el autor la inicia con estas palabras: “El pensar bien consiste o en conocer la verdad, o en dirigir el entendimiento por el camino que conduce a ella. La verdad es la realidad de las cosas. Cuando las conocemos como son en sí, alcanzamos la verdad; de otra suerte caemos en el error.
Diccionario de cualidades morales by Arturo José Sánchez Hernández
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.
Bottom Dwellers: Descending from the Zenith to the Zombified Zero by Miquiel Banks
Price: Free! Words: 20,490. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2016. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Provocative Questions about Humanity’s current experience in Modern-Day America.
Omnipreneurship and the Hippiepreneur: A Hippie's Guide to "Success" in the Fortune 500" by Emile Raymond
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.
Philosophy of Human Love by Liangzhi Gao
Price: Free! Words: 71,620. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
What this book discusses is generalized Human Love, including love for oneself, love for others ,love for children, love for parents, love for lover ,love for spouse ,love for friends ,love for motherland, love for science ,love for literature, love for career, love for liberty, love for nature and love for mankind. Sexual love will be talked about, but it is not the main content of this book.
False Worlds by Duane L. Ostler
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,990. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
A false world is like an apple full of worms. It appears juicy and attractive on the outside, but is in fact disgusting on the inside. This book discusses a number of false worlds masquerading as truth but which are in fact false to their core. Included are the false worlds of politics, international relations, law, sexual confusion (premarital sex, abortion and gayness), entertainment and pride.
Cyrenaics Handbook: Handbook of Source Material for Cyrenaic Philosophy by Frank Redmond
You set the price! Words: 30,490. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
This handbook contains the lives, writings, and doctrines of the Cyrenaic school by compiling the primary sources of the material. This handbook is not a summary or analysis of the Cyrenaic school. This handbook provides all of the (open and available) references to the Cyrenaic school within the ancient texts.
Applied Ethics: The Philosophy of Right and Wrong by Isabel Gois & Christopher Woodard
Price: Free! Words: 42,080. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 22, 2015 by University of Nottingham. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Applied Ethics: The Philosophy of Right and Wrong is a learning resource from the University of Nottingham that explores what makes our actions and beliefs right or wrong. Authors Dr Isabel Gois and Dr Christopher Woodard explore such topics as; vegetarianism, freedom of speech, abortion, affirmative action, allocating resources and sexual consent.
Media and Violence: Seminal Perspectives by Brigid Elson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 45,210. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » History of things, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
What's the connection between media and violence? This is not just a current question, for it was a burning issue (sometimes literally) in the past. While McLuhan, Marx, Milton and Ellul had much to contribute to any discussion of the topic, a number of other sources are also examined in order to point the reader to the historical context of a very prominent issue in our times.
Eco Ethics by Robert Stevens
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,370. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2015 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
Biology has much to tell us about how we should live. Modern Biology reveals that all living beings are organised for a purpose. All living beings are good for something – that is they are valuable. To say that a being is valuable is to say that we should do no harm to it without justification. The only justification for doing harm to a living being is that it is necessary to our own flourishing.
To and From God: A Memoir of Finding and Losing Faith by Robin Simson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,740. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Atheism/Agnosticism
To and From God is one man's spiritual journey from "Churchie" Anglican schoolboy to agnostic environmental activist. In this refreshingly honest spiritual memoir, geography teacher and orienteering enthusiast Robin Simson explores philosophy, scientific thought, theology, and environmental principles and pits his long-held Christain ideals against secular humanism, Gaia theory, and ethics.
Human Rights, What Are They Really? by Robert Stephen Higgins
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 35,900. Language: Canadian English. Published: July 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
The author challenges the present doctrine of human rights as containing rights that were simply invented by idealists to support their visions of an ideal society. He develops a theory of human rights based on a strictly objective analysis of what fundamental rights every person in the world is born with. The book discusses implementation of these rights and identifies opposing forces.
Speciesism: Why It Is Wrong and the Implications of Rejecting It by Magnus Vinding
Price: Free! Words: 27,490. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
This book shows why speciesism is wrong, and examines the implications of rejecting it. By doing so, we see more than a few ways in which our behavior and attitudes should change, and change profoundly. "Magnus Vinding makes a compelling case for a moral revolution in human behaviour toward nonhuman individuals." — David Pearce, author of 'The Hedonistic Imperative'.