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The Future of Fictions: An argument for and against tradition
Price: Free! Words: 16,290. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social, Essay » Literature
“The Future of Fictions” argues that the concept of tradition is broken but is too important to throw out. While criticising unquestioned, dogmatic traditions, this essay encourages the tradition of contemplation found in science, philosophy, and many faiths. Drawing on literature, philosophy, and religion, “The Future of Fictions” asks: When is tradition useful, and when should we tear it down?
Louder Than a Whisper: Clearer Than a Bell
Price: $5.90 USD. Words: 37,170. Language: British English. Published: October 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
Louder Than a Whisper; Clearer Than a Bell challenges the status quo of Humanity by inviting it to look at the morass of confusion, despair and uncertainty that pervade our society.
A Thrill of Wisdom; For My Sweethearts
Price: Free! Words: 4,170. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Aesthetics, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
This eBook contains various matters relevant to our daily lives which if acquired, they will lead us into self fulfillment. It is devoted to the search for wisdom; and I am happy that it is given for no charge.
David Brooks' The Road to Character Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 4,990. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social, Nonfiction » Psychology » Personality
Revised (March, 2016) this summary of David Brooks' Road to Character tackles cultural and personal morals and how these have evolved over time. The book contains concise biographies from people, whom the author believes to have lived a life of character. This is a summary and review of the original book, offering opportunity to enjoy great writings when you might not otherwise have the time.
Streets
Price: Free! Words: 18,070. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Travel
The elements of this book are from writes personal experience during his travel in the streets of Bhopal, situated in central part of India. In the upcoming volumes of An Ink Fruit he will be discussing about streets of Mumbai.
The Theory of Everybody
Price: Free! Words: 44,470. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social, Essay » Sociology
The Theory of Everybody, rather than play upon our fears, explores the positive opportunities presented by super-intelligent machines. In several genres—a play, essays, articles, and science fiction—Robert W. Fuller explores the most daunting challenge we humans will ever face: the advent of robots more intelligent than ourselves.
Light: Philosophy
Price: Free! Words: 17,470. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
What is Philosophy? Does it originate in the minds of professors like a Ganges flowing out from the hair-locks of "Lord" Shiva? Or is it rustic and puerile, evolving into maturity through the experiences of common men. I started writing philosophy without realization. To start with, it was an outlet to project my frustration, but those ramblings matured into Philosophy; & here I share it with you.
The Pith of Life: Aphorisms in Honor of Liberty
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,090. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
This book contains a collection of aphorisms grouped into six sets of topics, all related to the overarching topic of liberty and useful in highlighting its various facets. Its central idea is the conviction that the message of liberty – the pith of our life – is particularly well suited to be conveyed through aphorisms, a literary form that, at its best, is as pithy as it is lively.
社会システム論の構図
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 5,330. Language: Japanese. Published: May 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
社会秩序は、いかにして、万人の万人に対する戦いである無秩序から人々を救い出し、社会秩序を可能にするのか。この問題は、社会学の永遠の課題である。本書は、ニーチェ、マルクス、フロイト、ラカン、レヴィ=ストロース、フーコー、バタイユ、ブルデュー、クーンなど、ヘーゲル以降の現代思想の流れを踏まえつつ、社会秩序の問題を、社会システム論の立場から考察する。
Sensitive Society Thoughts
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,910. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
Musings about people and society. Have you ever wondered how society ticks? Why people appear to be dumb? What is of importance in life? Why people do what they do? Regarding people... This book will help you feel better about yourself and society. Sensitive Society Thoughts.
システム論研究序説
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 6,170. Language: Japanese. Published: May 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
システムは、全体部分関係から構造論的にではなく、複雑性/エントロピー概念から機能論的に解明しなければならない。本書は、第一章で、地平の論理構造を解明しつつ、不確定性(エントロピー)の哲学を提唱し、第二章で、ルーマンの社会システム論を超越論的目的論へと改作し、第三節では、システム論の視点から進化と歴史を論じ、ルーマンが放棄した規範論と目的論の再建を目指す。
A Book of Thoughts & Tips
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 510. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
This is A Book of Thoughts. These are just my thoughts about things that I really want to share with people. I don't get the chance to share them with people in person very often so I decided to share them here with you.
Freedom's Light: Quotations from History's Champions of Freedom
Price: Free! Words: 7,630. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Reference, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
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FREEDOM'S LIGHT contains quotations from 38 of history's champions of freedom, from Aristotle to Zlata Filipovic, from George Washington to Martin Luther King, Jr. Included are Jefferson, Adams, Franklin, Anne Frank and many more.
Beyond the Cultoid
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,120. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
Beyond the Cultoid is a look at how many aspects of society are "cultoid" or like a cult. Some areas explored include pop culture, religion, nationalism and scientific materialism. The book asks the question of whether it's possible for us to evolve into a "post cultoid" society.
The Pencilled in God
Price: Free! Words: 21,240. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Blasphemy, Heresy & Apostasy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
WARNING: A brief creative observation of God, gods, faith and belief through the ages. This observation may offend people with strong faith based belief systems.
2014- A Dig
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 8,150. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
2014 went by....it left a mark in it's own way. A poetic review of a few things which are indelible.....
Brasil: O País de Plástico
Price: $2.15 USD. Words: 8,100. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
Um olhar para o Brasil que sonha em ser um país relevante no cenário mundial, enquanto ainda lhe resta uma grande tarefa em lidar com seus insolúveis problemas internos, o que inclui a árdua tarefa de despertar em seus cidadãos o sentimento e o dever de exercerem com responsabilidade seus direitos cívicos.
O Pessimismo Nacional
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,080. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
Este livro é inspirado na pequena obra de Manuel Laranjeira, O Pessimismo Nacional: Ou de Como Os Portugueses Procuram Soluções (Lisboa: Padrões Culturais, 2008). Quando li a obra de Manuel Laranjeira pela primeira vez há alguns anos fiquei logo impressionado com algumas das semelhanças sofridas pelo povo português no início do Séc. XX e que tanto se parece com aquilo que vivemos hoje no Brasil.
A Year of Living Positively-Volume 4
Price: $15.99 USD. Words: 65,330. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
This is the last volume of an entire collection of daily autobiographical blogs written to develop a positive thinking approach to my life that I want to share. I wrote every day for a whole year to reflect on my daily activities and problems from a positive thinking. I have also been developing what it means. I came up with a strategy to develop and maintain positive thinking in daily life.
Masters of Life on Good Life and Good Society: Conversations between Tom, Guru Dick and Guru Harry
Series: Wisdom of Life and Living · Conversations with Guru Dick and Guru Harry · Masters of Life. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,410. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
In this book, a young man, Tom, has conversations with two gurus, Dick and Harry. On living a good life, the gurus offer contrasting views on four aspects of life: (1) basic needs, (2) social needs, (3) sexual needs, and (4) longevity. On creating a good society, the gurus offer contrasting views on four aspects of society: (1) politics, (2) charity, (3) religion, and (4) remuneration.