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Creativity and Intention in Evolution
By Albert Low
Price: Free! Words: 8,840. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern
Charles Darwin has changed for ever the way we see ourselves, and our place in the universe. The debate between the Creationists and the neo-Darwinians continues in full fury. One outcome of this has been to see Darwin’s theory become entrenched as a dogma, defended by evangelical apologists, and no longer a reasonable account of how human beings have evolved from earlier life forms.
Summary: “48 Laws of Power” By Robert Greene
By Sameer Mathur
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 830. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
This book synthesizes the philosophies of great thinkers and philosophers such as Machiavelli, Sun Tzu and Carl von Clausewitz. This book has a simple premise: We live in a power-driven Machiavellian world. Certain actions can increase your power, while others can decrease it. Cynical and amoral, this controversial bestseller distills 3,000 years of the history of power into 48 simplified laws.
Is Happiness Really Beyond Reach?!
By Mohammad Amin Sheikho
Price: Free! Words: 14,900. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2012 by amin-sheikho.com. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
A research about the real happiness, in the world of poor people! in the world of youth and adolescence! in the world of childhood! and very important point. Praise be to God for every state. What is the way?
Introducing Morris The Cat
By Morris Denwiddie
Price: Free! Words: 2,690. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
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Enjoy the rhythmic poetry of Morris Denwiddie as he muses about popular topics such as children, dealing with the life's difficulties, and reflections of money. Each poem is humorous and thought-provoking.
No End to the Shit that Pisses Me Off
By Peg Tittle
Series: Shit that Pisses Me Off, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,860. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013 by Magenta. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
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War rape, profit, baby androids, tax exemptions for churches, make-up, having kids, assisted suicide, abortion, grades inflation, littering, business ethics… Philosophy with an attitude. Because the unexamined life is dangerous.
More Shit that Pisses Me Off
By Peg Tittle
Series: Shit that Pisses Me Off, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,720. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012 by Magenta. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies
Why do men spit (and women don’t)? What’s the real problem with cellphones? What’s wrong with wedding leave? Do you remember Grade Ten History? Why isn’t being a soldier more like being a mother? What did God really promise? And let’s talk about sex…
The DNA of Prejudice: On the One and the Many
By Michael Eskin
Series: Subway Line, no. 2. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 18,610. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2012 by Upper West Side Philosophers, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
Winner of the 2010 Next Generation Indie Book Award for Social Change. This book takes the reader through the many layers of meaning that accompany the word ‘prejudice’. By critically confronting the ways in which we think and speak about prejudice, Michael Eskin clears the path for a new understanding of prejudice as a concept, a phenomenon, and a lived experience.
সমাজে বিজ্ঞানের প্রভাব [Impact of Science on Society]
By Suhreed Sarkar
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,840. Language: Bengali. Published: January 27, 2012 by cmsMonkey. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Impact of Science on Society is a great book by Bertrand Russell. This book is now in Bengali, translated by Suhreed Sarkar.
Through the Gates of Thought
By Nana Awere Damoah
Series: Ghanaman Musings, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,920. Language: British English. Published: October 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
Seriously funny, amusingly instructive and liberally Christian, Damoah offers insights from many sources and hope for the future for his pioneering home land. He has, like some clever spider in folklore, spun a glittering web of words in our path, trapping many tasty ideas. These we can consume at our leisure, through the gates of thought.
Herr W.'s Calendar Stories
By Benjamin Wegener
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,370. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
In a world of increasing moral ambiguity, Herr W. and his friend P take a stand – although not always the most popular or most appropriate one. An hommage to the moralist, intellectual and playwright Berthold Brecht, this collection of short moral tales presents an interesting, albeit inconsistent approach to looking at the world.
Self, Other, Community: Meditations on Social Order and Social Breakdown
By George A. Kendall
Price: Free! Words: 54,900. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Category: Essay » Sociology
A collection of essays about the modern world's attack on human community in the pursuit of wealth and utopian social engineering schemes. The essays emphasize that we exist for the sake of community, which embodies love, not for the sake of wealth or power, which are means. Our spiritually diseased elites reverse the order, creating the mess we are in now.
The World Around Me
By Rizwan Sandhu
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 44,460. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
This book is about my observations of life and my surroundings. I have written about some moments of my life, and the happenings of my surroundings, at the time I was writing this book. I think everything is correct, according to my memory. These are my views and not necessarily reflect other people’s opinions. I have written to the best of my knowledge. This is my first non-fiction book.
Masters of Life on Meaningful Living: Conversations between Tom, Guru Dick and Guru Harry
By Tommy S. W. Wong
Series: Conversations with Guru Dick and Guru Harry · Wisdom of Life and Living. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 11,980. Language: American English. Published: July 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
In this book, a young man, Tom, had conversations with Guru Dick and Guru Harry. In the conversations, the gurus offered contrasting views on what is meaningful living. The gurus finally gave their own definitions on living a meaningful life. For those who are interested in meaningful living, this book offers a fresh perspective!
Happiness - The IDGF Theory
By Re
Price: Free! Words: 3,270. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
(5.00 from 1 review)
The title says it all.
Selfish People
By Nikos Antoniadis
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 1,560. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
Has anyone ever called you selfish? Did you deny it? Well, if you did, that was wrong of you! I have a theory that everyone is selfish on our planet and everything we do results in our pleasure. Read my opinion regarding the meaning of life, humanity's enemy and humans' personality.
An Ideal Society
By Prof. Dr. Christopher Thomas
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,140. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
Is it right to 'Believe in what is true, what is transparent, what is worth because, we only live once?' Is this what an ideal society is all about? There are many who might argue that there is no such thing as an 'ideal society', however, when as we read through the pages of this book, one is left with the conclusion that there is still a need to dream again of an ideal society.
Sevadal
By N. S. Venkatesh
Series: Bhagawan Uvacha Volume 1, Book 4. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 4,630. Language: British English. Published: September 26, 2013 by Sri Sathya Sai Sadhana Trust, Publications Division. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
A heart that wishes to serve requires some time to itself to remain still, reinforce conviction, and strengthen perspective. Bhagawan’s words provide sweet nourishment to the loving heart that wishes to give itself away. Just flip open to any page and listen to Swami’s words on service...
Minimum Wage for Low Wage Workers: Conversations between Tom, Guru Dick and Guru Harry
By Tommy S. W. Wong
Series: Conversations with Guru Dick and Guru Harry. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
In this book, the issue of minimum wage for low wage workers is being discussed between a young man, Tom, who had conversations with two gurus, Dick and Harry. Guru Dick epitomizes someone from a worldly society who emphasized on the importance of money and power. Guru Harry epitomizes someone from a spiritual society who considers peace, love, joy and harmony are more important.
The New Rubaiyat: Modern Affirmations and Aspirations
By Austin Torney
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,760. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
These original affirmations and aspirations are my extension of Omar Khayyam’s Rubayiat into modern times, a continuing embrace of the human condition. Somehow, inexplicably, the verses came to me as I lived through all the experiences described therein. My quatrains, like Omar’s, aim into the heart of life’s dilemmas, offering simple common sense solutions. Everyone dies, but not everyone lives.
Mimic
By L X
Price: Free! Words: 1,900. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - general
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A collection of poems targeting issues that we are facing in society, some encouraging, others showing a darker side that is ignored. From human motivation to how the mainstream media tries to mislead us while at the same time distorting facts. A journey of mind in finding out about truth and self, and the changes that come with them over time.