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Immanuel Kant: A Guide to Transcendental Idealism
By M. James Ziccardi
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,940. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » History & surveys / general
This book examines the core components of Immanuel Kant’s unique and revolutionary philosophy, Transcendental Idealism. In it the reader will discover concise yet thorough descriptions of the most important aspects of Kantianism.
Начала человеческой природы
By George Shevyakov
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 85,150. Language: Russian. Published: September 20, 2013 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » History & surveys / general
Эта книга осмелилась ответить на вечные вопросы мироздания – откуда мы, кто мы, куда мы идем. Она достаточно безумна, чтобы оказаться верной, и достаточно легко написана, чтобы быть понятой. Ее суждения основаны на известных явлениях и научных данных и в то же время ломают многие стереотипы, которыми мы живем. Она говорит, что наше космическое будущее – ложь. Что миллионы и миллиарды внеземных цив
Fundamentals of Western Philosophy
By M. James Ziccardi
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 141,260. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » History & surveys / general
This work includes detailed examinations of the ideas put forth by such influential thinkers as Plato, Aristotle, Descartes, Spinoza, Leibniz, George Berkeley, John Locke, David Hume, Immanuel Kant, Arthur Schopenhauer, Bertrand Russell, Machiavelli, Thomas Hobbes, Jean-Jacques Rousseau, John Stuart Mill, and Alexis de Tocqueville.
Roman Stoicism: Words to Live (and Die) By
By M. James Ziccardi
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,170. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » History & surveys / general
This book is an assemblage of some of the most insightful and enlightening ideas which have been extracted from the writings of four of the most influential figures in the philosophy of Stoicism: Seneca, Musonius Rufus, Epictetus, and Marcus Aurelius.
Stoicism: A Practical Guide to the Select Works of Seneca
By M. James Ziccardi
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,090. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
In this book, M. James Ziccardi presents in an easy to follow format the key passages and principal ideas that are put forward in six of Seneca’s most important works: On the Shortness of Life On Anger On the Happy Life On Peace of Mind On Benefits On Clemency. Portions of this book have been extracted from M. James Ziccardi’s "Roman Stoicism: Words to Live (and Die) By".
Fundamental Aristotle: A Practical Guide to the Physics
By M. James Ziccardi
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,320. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Aristotle’s "Physics" remains one of the most influential works in all of Western Philosophy. For more than a thousand years it had stood as a pillar to all philosophical and scientific thought. In "Fundamental Aristotle: A Practical Guide to the Physics", M. James Ziccardi presents all of the essential ideas presented in the work in an easy to follow format.
Fundamental Aristotle: A Practical Guide to the Nicomachean Ethics and Politics
By M. James Ziccardi
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,110. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » History & surveys / general
This book is one in a series that has been extracted in its entirety from M. James Ziccardi’s "Fundamentals of Western Philosophy". It is intended to serve as a primer for students of the moral and political ideas of Aristotle.
Fundamental Plato: A Practical Guide to the Apology, Crito, Phaedo, and Republic
By M. James Ziccardi
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,100. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » History & surveys / general
The following is one in a series of reviews that has been extracted in its entirety from M. James Ziccardi’s "Fundamentals of Western Philosophy". It is intended to serve as a primer for students of early Greek philosophy with an emphasis on some of the more important works of Plato.
Nine Thinkers
By Hercules Bantas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,600. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
Each chapter in this volume is dedicated to an idea that helped shape our world. It begins with Plato and love, then moves on to look at Aristotle and virtue, Descartes and existence, Kant's concepts and intuitions, Marx and class struggle, Freud and the subconscious, Sartre and existentialism, Rawls and justice as fairness and, finally, Júrgen Habermas and the ideal speech community.
Nobody Don't Know Nothing
By Myrvin Chester
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,760. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology
Thought-provoking philosophy with a smile. The world seems to be full of people who know things. Wherever you turn, there are those who are absolutely sure of this, positive about that, or certain that such and such is the case. This book stands in the face of this knowing and certainty, and denies it all. It states, and aims to show that, in reality: Nobody don’t know nothing.
Between the Shadow and the Flame
By Geoffrey Lee Hodge
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 281,100. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Epic in scope, "Between the Shadow and the Flame" is the allegorical retelling of the history of philosophy, religion and science, as seen through the journey of its three main characters. As they investigate the conspiracy behind a catastrophic war, Sophia, Hyle and Newman tackle larger questions about free will, God and the nature of reality itself.
Historia de la Filosofia
By Adolfo Sagastume
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,880. Language: Spanish. Published: June 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » History & surveys / general
Pretendemos un acercamiento a la comprensión del origen de la filosofía griega: sus problemas, temas principales y sus tendencias. DIVISIÓN DEL CURSO: El curso se divide en tres períodos: FILOSOFÍA PRESOCRÁTICA: De Tales de Mileto a Leucipo. PENSAMIENTO DE LA CRÍSIS: Sócrates, los Sofistas y Platón. EL POSTPLATONISMO: Escuelas socráticas, Aristóteles y el Helenismo.