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Karta: Life-Inspiring Essays On Cognition, Consciousness & Causality
By Santosh Jha
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.
Clear Words: Aphorisms
By Prokhor Ozornin
Price: Free! Words: 7,810. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
This book is a collection of aphorisms and short sentences - mainly philosophic, sometimes humorous, at times intriguing, and even rhymed ones can be found in the depths. They all serve one ultimate purpose - to make you see more than what is shown on your TV, help you think deeper than a common playboy, aid you to become kinder in heart and deeds and wiser in life.
Golden Age Essays II
By Edward E. Rochon
You set the price! Words: 42,080. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
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.
The Point of Life is the Explosion of Experience Into Ideas
By Akilesh Ayyar
Price: Free! Words: 6,010. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Religion and self-improvement
The most interesting and fundamental question in the world is what we’re doing here in this life. What’s the point? I spent years thinking about this question — going through psychology and western and eastern philosophy, and asking this question over and over. I think I have an answer, at least a certain kind of partial answer. It lies in the power of self-expression to reveal beauty, complexity,
The Double Triangle: Secular Alternatives to Religion
By Aleron Zemplin
Price: Free! Words: 9,230. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013 by Double Triangle Press LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
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The Double Triangle shows how each of us is a gateway between a vast past and an expansive future. It represents a secular outlook in which original thought is the most sacred act. The underpinning of these ideas are: the unknowablity of ultimate truth, randomness as a builder of structure and a driver of change, and the implications of the Double Triangle for our ideas and for our afterlives.
My Private Hell
By Mark Trimeloni
Price: Free! Words: 2,120. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013. Category: Essay » Author profile
I never wanted to be born. The horrifying truth of the life I never wanted. From the harsh revelation of telling my mother. To the diseases that have almost taken my life. A graphic work of non-fiction. Step into my world. If you dare.
Peace of Woods
By Leola Harlan Crosley
Price: Free! Words: 9,460. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
An Anthology of observational essays, Peace of Woods contains some philosophical, humorous, and heart-warming personal experiences from the author's life.
Деперсонализация
By Anar Azimov
Price: Free! Words: 4,070. Language: Russian. Published: May 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
Это попытка поговорить об основополагающих философских проблемах, не прибегая к сложной терминологии.
Golden Age Essays
By Edward E. Rochon
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.
Wahrhaftiger Glaube
By Johannes Weg
Price: Free! Words: 13,560. Language: German. Published: May 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
17. ueberarb. Ausgabe - Plaedoyer fuer einen kritischen Agnostizismus
Sentences
By Michael Curran
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 123,500. 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.
Ass/u/me
By Darrel Miller
Price: Free! Words: 1,280. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
The author wonders what it means when people assume and offers some insights into what assumptions are, why we assume, and why it might be best to not assume at all.
In Defence Of The School. A Public Issue
By Jan Masschelein & Maarten Simons
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.
Octopus Balls
By Edward E. Rochon
You set the price! Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology
An essay on human perception. The heart of the matter is how man's point of view (geometric and geometric analogy) influences his perception of the truth. Physical perception, promises, subtleties of acting, the question of otherness, and the metaphysical foundation of our existence are covered. The cover image is deliberately childish. The subject matter is important to everyone, including kids.
I, Observer
By Anthony North
Price: Free! Words: 13,530. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
This is my third volume of short essays to make you think. I look for patterns and generalisations; keep things simple - not to offer truths, but to highlight where complication and specialisation might get things wrong. From the nature of God to what is knowledge, I theorise on subjects as varied as politics and psychology. I even attempt an explanation of Adam's Rib.
Moments Choisis
By Yves Conseil
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,380. Language: French. Published: March 15, 2013 by iSalt Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
An assemblage of thoughts, poetry and philosophy in the language of Victor Hugo. A tasteful description of a French northern village's picturesque images viewed through the eyes of a spiritual and philosophical soul, Yves Conseil.
Moral Demandingness and Supererogatory Beneficence
By Michael Brulotte
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,490. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Upon weighing various moral theories of beneficence, a spectrum of demandingness emerges from the highly permissive to the extremely taxing. Thus, as moral agents, it is incumbent upon us to determine which theory, if any, yield the correct conclusion about our obligation to aid fellow humans in times both of most egregious suffering or of most marginal inequality.
Personal Identity: Unity of Mind and Sameness Over Time
By Michael Brulotte
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
In this paper, I will investigate two problems that pertain to personal identity: first, I will discuss the unity of consciousness, which relates importantly to what consciousness most basically is, and second, I will discuss what accounts for the sameness of a particular personal identity over time.
Mišelis Montenis "Esė"
By Ingrida Bakutyte
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.
Essay: Life after Death?
By Don P. Bick
Price: Free! Words: 770. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
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Death doesn't exist in reality. You will live again and again, gradually developing greater states of awareness with each succeeding life. Death is perhaps one of the greatest disillusions surrounding mankind!