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Takers Economy : An Inquiry into Illegal File Sharing
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Price: Free! Words: 48,060. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
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Takers Economy proposes an alternative look at illegal file sharing in light of the role of art in society, and in the context of the oneness of all beings and things.
Karta: Life-Inspiring Essays On Cognition, Consciousness & Causality
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Price: Free! Words: 22,690. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Interpersonal relations
The essays in this book unravel the Karta (subjective consciousness) from the perspective of the new thinking of 3Cs – Cognition, Consciousness and Causality. The effort is to make you – the Karta, assimilate the core idea as how a holistic, assimilative and integrative perspective of the 3Cs helps you in attaining and enhancing personal excellence and wellness. Makes you meet a new empowered you.
¿La vida es de verdad?
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,290. Language: Spanish. Published: May 14, 2013 by Editorial Amarante. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
Se ha dicho que la filosofía no es otra cosa que preguntas, siendo ésta una de las más angustiosas: ¿La vida es de verdad? La vida, sin embargo, no es más que una abstracción, siendo su única realidad palpable cada una de las vidas que cada uno arrastramos...
In Defence Of The School. A Public Issue
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Price: Free! Words: 45,950. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2013 by tstorme. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Essays
As a painfully outdated institution the school is accused of many things. This book advocates the acquittal of the school. This defence of the school starts from an investigation of what makes a school a school and pinpoints why the school has value in and of itself. It reveals the various attempts to rob the school of its scholastic character, that is, to tame the school.
Golden Age Essays
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You set the price! Words: 56,930. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
A collection of essays attacking commonly accepted mathematical, scientific and metaphysical notions that are impeding the progress of the human race. In particular the infinite is expunged from mathematics and science, materialism and atheism shown to be irrational, and sages of the past critiqued for totalitarian sentiments. The theories of Newton, Einstein and Aristotle are critiqued.
Nine Thinkers
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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.
Una saludable laicidad
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,000. Language: Spanish. Published: October 6, 2013 by Editorial Amarante. Category: Essay » Sociology
Una laicidad que no rechaza a Dios como valor en sí, sino sólo como instrumento de poder político, lo que lleva a que la religión se recluya en el ámbito de lo privado.
21st Century Philosophy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,830. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
Eight essays on strictly philosophical topics of social and moral relevance. Accessible to the general reader and written by someone with a higher-level qualification in the subject.
Числа. Материя. Вселенная
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 40,330. Language: Russian. Published: August 13, 2013 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
Книга «Числа Материя Вселенная» была издана в 1993 году, но весьма некачественно. Она не поступила в продажу. Автор её уничтожил! Основные выводы той книги были перенесены в этот - сжатый, краткий вариант книги, которая, я, надеюсь, будет опубликована в ближайшее время. Уж слишком много интересного содержится в книге, и терять странные, но привлекательные гипотезы непозволительно. Зачем мы тогда ж
Golden Age Essays II
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You set the price! Words: 42,090. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
A second compilation of essays since the publication of Golden Age Essays last year. My essay: Clitwits & G-spots is omitted as some think it pornographic.
Common Sense For Today's America
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,270. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Common Sense for Today’s America shows practical ways of solving issues Americans face today. It covers government, politics, family life, education, church, God, sports, and other things that make people wonder what happened to the American Dream. It turns complex problems upside down and looks at them with the perspective of real solutions that do not adhere to any one philosophy or bias.
Sentences
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 132,910. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
Thoughts and aphorisms on art and style, psychology and self-knowledge, religion, happiness, self-interest, pride, vices and virtues, politics, thinking, illusion, and the purpose of life. Includes many quotes from a range of writers such as Blake, Dickinson, Yeats, Montaigne, Pascal, Emerson, Nietzsche and Wilde.
Kaleidoscope of Tales: Humor, Romance, Drama, All of the Above
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,650. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
The variety of subjects in “Kaleidoscope of Tales: Humor, Romance, Drama, All of the Above” will entertain all adult readers. The stories are both fiction and non-fiction and should appeal to all ages and both genders. Many of the stories have won awards in literary competitions. Notes follow each story from the author detailing what inspired the story.
Notes Towards a New Age
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Series: Ed Ramsey's Philosophy, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 212,180. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Ed Ramsey is a blue collar philosopher who has been living, working and writing, and developing his personal philosophy for 37 years. He refers to his philosophical approach as Mavellonialism, the art and science of sophisticated self-development, whereby the individual cultivates his or her beliefs. This philosophy is amenable to the needs of every individual, man or woman, rich or poor.
The Deity of Life
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 45,390. Language: Canadian English. Published: July 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
What is the meaning of life? Why does life exist? What is its purpose? Our purpose? Is there a God? Who am I? Who are we? Humanism today stands undisputed and unassailable. It is the dominant religion to which all others have submitted. But it has no answers to the questions posed above, questions the likes of which must be answered by any religion for it to remain sustainable.
Mišelis Montenis "Esė"
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 43,180. Language: Lithuanian. Published: March 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
Šiame leidinyje rasite Mišelio de Montenio "Esė" skyrius nuo I iki XXIV. Pirmasis „Esė“ rinkinukas lietuvių kalba pasirodė 1983 m. (vertėja D. Droblytė). Pernelyg bijota cenzūros, todėl buvo vykdoma griežta tekstų atranka. Nemaža “Esė” dalis vis dar lieka neišversta. Reikia tikėti, kad ateityje visą Montenio kūrinį galėsime skaityti gimtąja kalba.
Hello My Sin Is: & Other Taboos Writer's Shouldn't Discuss
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,380. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
On the verge of social isolation, a once-conceited starving artist is confronted with his shadow-self and, as he chronicles the gritty journey into his soul through a collection of personal essays, he begins to examine his sins. Discovering his truths, he finds the courage to adapt to change and in the process stops his pride from consuming him, and ruining not just his work but also his life.
Golden Age Essays III
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You set the price! Words: 39,630. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » General
My third collection of essays covering diverse subjects: science & technology, economics, health & biology, ecology and theology. The title indicates a desire to bring man to a golden age, the desire of all sensible men throughout history. A little of this, a little of that to arrive there.
Ruminations: Selected Philosophical, Historical, and Ideological Papers, Volume 2, Dawns and Departures
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,160. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013 by Gegensatz Press. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Humanism
The second volume of the epitome of Eric v.d. Luft's short works.
Akarrú
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,760. Language: Spanish. Published: January 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Libro misceláneo que contiene una serie de artículos publicados en internet por el autor, habla de mitología, filosofía, curiosidades de la historia y de la sicología humana, además de cine, rock y cómics. Un libro que pretende entretener y enseñar al mismo tiempo.