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Why What We Use as Money Matters
By David Mint
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,450. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
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Could it be that it is not how, but what we use as money that matters when contemplating the root causes of Climate Change and other global problems? Why What We Use as Money Matters: Unpacking the Key to Reversing the Effects of Climate Change is an Economic and Philosophical Treatise written by Monetary Theorist David Mint which explores these issues in an entertaining and thorough fashion.
Rescuing Our Pride from the Arena Zero and Causing Sorrow for Tomorrow
By Mohamed Achour
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 36,590. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
As stated in the title, along its developmental curve, a superpower and hegemonic nation develops its own weaknesses. When those feeble points start being manifest on the surface, instead of facing the facts regarding its own weaknesses, such a nation becomes preoccupied with preserving its national pride, which ironically enough results in the development of even more weaknesses.
Away With This Inverted World
By Robert S. Hare
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,860. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
AWAY WITH THIS INVERTED WORLD: timeless idealism must overthrow our painful realism - in spirituality and in society. Noble heroes can all agree with what’s wrong in the world - and what’s right. Throughout history, noble heroes have known wisdom.
Desire, History, State and the Destiny of Man in Hegel
By Luca Luchesini
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 12,270. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy
This book explains the core concepts of the philosophy of history of Hegel. For the reader interested also in the metaphysical view of Hegel, I refer to my other ebook, “The essential Hegel for the 21st Century” which includes also the content of this ebook.
Becoming Libertarian
By JD Lovil
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,950. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
If you are tired of dirty Politicians, you could be a Libertarian! If you support laws which increase your right to do as you want to, as long as it does not hurt anyone else, you might be a Libertarian. If you think that everyone is entitled to do anything that does hurt someone else, you probably are a Libertarian!
De la liberté de penser dans un État libre
By Baruch Spinoza
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,460. Language: French. Published: May 13, 2011 by Editions de L'Herne. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
Au regard de certaines questions qui nous taraudent, des défis que nos sociétés doivent relever, les pages qu’il consacre aux rapports de la Religion et de l’État sont d’une actualité brûlante et peuvent être l’occasion d’approfondir le sens et l’approche que nous avons de la Liberté.
A New Theory of Justice
By J.J. Ward
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,530. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
An attempt to get beyond "Social Contract" accounts of societal fairness (such as are found in Hobbes, Locke, Rousseau and Rawls), to a political-philosophical theory that is both more realistic and better suited to dealing with pressing questions of INjustice.
Broadsides & Portents
By Frederick Meekins
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 34,500. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
In day of long ago, scribes would place news and warning of importance in prominent places for the looking to heed. Today, that tradition is continued by bloggers who accomplish that honored task through the means of advanced electronic communication.
What is Truth? On the Nature of Empire
By David Mint
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,120. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
Empire, and by extension modern large-scale government, is not only unnecessary, but a great hindrance to human progress. This volume explains the nature of the Imperial model and why it ensures that the worst elements of humanity will rise to power. It also presents the only known antidote to Empire, peaceful non-resistance.
Pro Ethics for Selling Addictive Products in America: The Informative Consumers Right to Buy
By Troy Veenstra
You set the price! Words: 3,650. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2012 by Veenstra Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Government & business
Is it ethical to sell addictive products to American Consumers? Of course. This title will answer these ethical dilemmas by showing, with ethical theories as its principle that the informed consumer is the best consumer for any company wishing to sell addictive products across the nation.
Atheism with Regards to Government
By David Mint
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,790. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Anarchy. The word conjures images from fraternity house shenanigans to rioting and looting on the streets of important cities at its mention. For most civilized persons, with these mental images close at hand, anarchy is something to be avoided at all costs. How can civilized society carry on with the threat of bombs and looting effectively slamming the brakes on human progress?
The Battle Roar of Silence: Foucault and the Carceral System
By Meinrad Calleja
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 109,960. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2013 by FARAXA Publishing (USA). Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Critical theory
The Battle Roar of Silence: Foucault and the Carceral System explores the philosophical rationales sustaining morality, law, punishment and the carceral system as part of the globalisation discourse. This is an interdisciplinary study fusing aspects of sociology and psychoanalysis in a philosophical framework to tender a politically-charged critique of contemporary modes of domination and power.
Fundamental Alexis de Tocqueville: A Practical Guide to Democracy in America
By M. James Ziccardi
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,490. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
This book is one of a series that have 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 political philosophy and especially Tocqueville’s masterpiece, "Democracy in America".
The Pathology of Leadership: A Sufi's Perspective
By Bill Whitehouse
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 74,450. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
The desire for leadership is a pathological disorder that is engendered in others by those who already have succumbed to the malady. Leadership is a delusional belief system in which a human being maintains that he or she should be given (or usurp) the authority to organize and control the lives of other human beings. This book explores different aspects of the pathological character of 'leader.
Golden Rule Libertarianism: A Defense of Freedom in Social, Economic, and Legal Policy
By Russell Hasan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 119,090. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
This book justifies libertarian politics using the Golden Rule of ethics to achieve a provocative new political theory called GOLD. GOLD defends the libertarian position on antiwar, drugs, prostitution, civil liberties, abortion rights, and gay marriage, GOLD explains why free market capitalism is necessary for freedom, and GOLD proves that capitalism helps the poor and racial minorities.
Fundamental Rousseau: A Practical Guide to The Social Contract, Emile, and More
By M. James Ziccardi
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,940. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
Portions of this book have been extracted in their entirety from M. James Ziccardi’s "Fundamentals of Western Philosophy", with the exception of the section dealing with "Emile", which is exclusive to this book. It is intended to serve as a primer for students of the political philosophy and especially the more important works of Jean-Jacques Rousseau.
Woodsy On The Rampage: The Ecology Of Radical Environmentalism
By Frederick Meekins
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,380. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
In "Woodsy On The Rampage: The Ecology Of Radical Environmentalism", social theorist Frederick Meekins analyzes the dark underside of this pervasive ideology and how a number of the movement's most enthusiastic adherents would like to see nothing less than the destruction of the United States of America and even the extinction of the human species.
A Vision for Humanity -- Moving Mankind in the Right Direction, Rev. 3
By Jason Shohara
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 58,900. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / General
Where is the world going? Do the people have a clear direction of life? The world constantly talks about creating peace in the world. Yet, it still practices the business of solving its problems through wars, fighting and killing. This book offers hope and peace by inspiring mankind a vision to move towards unity, equality, and oneness in the world.
Tauroética
By Fernando Savater
Price: $9.59 USD. Words: 21,080. Language: French. Published: June 21, 2012 by Editions de L'Herne. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Avec science et aussi beaucoup de verve et d’humour, Fernando Savater nous livre ici un essai à la fois savant et savoureux qui, dans une époque de fluctuation, voire de confusion des valeurs, ne manquera pas d’avoir un sérieux impact, sans nuire à notre plaisir de lire.
Machiavellian Management - A Chief Executive's Guide
By Malcolm Coxall
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 34,380. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
Based on Machiavelli's "The Prince", this modernisation describes what modern capitalists need to know to be able to get and hold onto corporate power.