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Nigeria and the Leadership Question by Sunday Adelaja
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 66,350. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
This book destroys the myth that leadership is Nigeria’s only problem.
Für den neuen Intellektuellen by Ayn Rand
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 72,800. Language: German. Published: March 17, 2016 by Mises.at. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political, Essay » Political
Dieses Buch präsentiert die Hauptaussagen von Ayn Rands Philosophie „für alle, die eine integrierte Weltanschauung suchen“. Der Titelessay analysiert die westliche Kultur, diskutiert die Ursachen ihres Verlaufs, ihres Niedergangs, ihres gegenwärtigen Bankrotts und zeigt den Weg zu einer intellektuellen Renaissance auf.
The Neo-Progressive Corruption of the American Constitution by Tim L. Smith
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 121,030. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
From a Law Enforcement view, The Neo-Progressive Corruption of the American Constitution philosophically critiques the conceptual apparatus behind the modern Legal System and its nullification of the US Constitution at the expense of fundamental liberties.
Reformism or Revolution by Alan Woods
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 200,160. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2015 by Wellred. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
A reply to Heinz Dietrich in the context of the Bolivarian Revolution in Venezuela, concerning the nature of the socialist transformation of society. Alan Woods uses the ideas of Marxism to explain the revolutionary road to socialism and answer Dietrich's arguments for a "new alternative".
Третий путь – через революцию, переворот или трансформацию общества? by Евгений Скобликов
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 54,590. Language: Russian. Published: January 21, 2015 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
Почему книга получила такое название «Третий путь – через революцию, переворот или трансформацию общества?». Разве у общества три пути развития? О, мы знаем, их – множество, если рассматривать в совокупности историю различных государств, стран и народов. Однако из всего многообразия выкристаллизовались и стали основными только два – капиталистический и социалистический.
COPS vs. The Constitution: The Neo Progressive Exploitation of Law Enforcement by Tim L. Smith
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 121,630. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement
Cops vs. The Constitution is a new book that takes a philosophical approach to the political "taking for grantedness" of Law Enforcement by way of Special Interests.
The China Lectures. Constitutional Reform in China: A Contribution to the Debate by José Stelle
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 62,940. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
How can a modern society lay a solid foundation for further progress? In his book, José Stelle offers a guide to the constitutional reform necessary for any such project. Building on F.A. Hayek's model, he goes beyond Hayek’s constitutional “reinvention” to offer his own recipe for preventing unjust laws and constitutional abuses—and creating a system that promotes freedom, prosperity, and peace.
The European Federalist Papers by Leo Klinkers & Herbert Tombeur
Price: Free! Words: 115,970. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2014 by Jakub Jermář. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Taking the American Federalist Papers (1787-1788) as the best benchmark, the authors of The European Federalist Papers present the facts and arguments why the current intergovernmental system of the European Union is no longer adequate and has to be replaced by a European Federation like the United States of America in order to guarantee the Citizens’ and Member States' sovereignty.
The Common Man - God, Home, Country by Melvin Valkner
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,140. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
Growing up in the 1950s, The American Dream was very much alive. Anything was possible. Trusting was easy, so was taking risk. Oh, how things have changed. What happened? More than a personal memoir recounting life’s struggles and triumphs, THE COMMON MAN is a fascinating insight into today's world. Someone has said, “This is the stuff martyrs are made of.” Are you ready for the truth?
Tragedia păcii imposibile. Eternele ciocniri sub schimbătoarele hegemonii by Egmond-Gabriel Dulman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,350. Language: Romanian. Published: February 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
Tendinţa comună este de a acuza însă imperiile, hegemonii globali pentru faptul de a fi ruinat pacea. Însă nu este întocmai adevărat pentru că, volens nolens, o forţă superioară se pare că este oricum destinată să vegheze asupra sistemului internaţional şi să evite vidul de putere ce ar conduce către o anarhie sistemică. Iar comportamentul lor imperial nu pare a fi o excepţie, ci o regulă.
Косьбы и судьбы by Ст. Кущёв
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 91,590. Language: Russian. Published: February 20, 2014 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
Простые житейские положения достаточно парадоксальны, чтобы запустить философский выбор. Как учебный (!) пример предлагается расследовать философскую проблему, перед которой пасовали последние сто пятьдесят лет все интеллектуалы мира — обнаружить и решить загадку Льва Толстого. Читатель убеждается, что правильно расположенное сознание не только даёт единственно верный ответ, но и открывает сундуки
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. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
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.
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). Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Critical theory, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
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.
Why What We Use as Money Matters by David Mint
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,450. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
From Left Communism to Post-modernism: Reconsidering Emancipatory Discourse by Chamsy el-Ojeili
Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 128,730. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2013 by Society for Philosophy & Culture. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
From Left Communism to Post-modernism addresses issues of the shape and future of the socialist movement and the politics of post-modernism. The author identifies a tradition of socialist thought - left communism - that is separate from socialist orthodoxy, seeking to stage a conversation between this marginalised tradition and post-modernism.
Madame Einzige: Amor Fati by Ismael Sarepta
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 100,260. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
Having recently been annexed into the new Russian-dominated super-state called the Eurasian Federation, oil-rich Central Asia has become the heart of a bloody geopolitical cycle of revolution and counter-revolution. A Nietzschean cypherpunk anti-heroine Madame Einzige is thrust onto the Central Asian killing fields in search of a nihilistic hacker-magus kidnapped and recruited by the CIA.
Understanding Marx: A Reconstruction and Critique of Capital by Robert Paul Wolff
Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 72,580. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2013 by Society for Philosophy & Culture. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
This book explains the development of the classical theory of value from Adam Smith to Karl Marx in a form readily accessible to readers unfamiliar with anything more than elementary arithmetic, while at the same time offering to the specialist a fundamental criticism of Marxian political economy and an original and controversial interpretation of Capital.
Understanding Rawls: A Reconstruction and Critique of A Theory of Justice by Robert Paul Wolff
Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 60,100. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2013 by Society for Philosophy & Culture. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
Since its publication in 1971, John Rawls’ A Theory of Justice has been the subject of a lively debate among philosophers, economists, and political scientists. In this book, Robert Paul Wolff provides an interpretation and critique of Rawls’ theory that both clarifies it and reveals its basic flaws.
The Poverty of Liberalism by Robert Paul Wolff
Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 61,300. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013 by Society for Philosophy & Culture. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Wolff provides here an examination of four concepts central to liberal political concerns: Liberty, Tolerance, Loyalty, and Power. We need, Wolff states, an ideal of society more exalted than the mere acceptance of opposed interests and diverse customs. We need, moreover, a new philosophy of community, and in his last chapter Wolff undertakes to outline the first steps toward such a philosophy.