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Once Upon A Future Time: A Note to the You Who is Me at One Hundred
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Very few people have made it to the 100 year mark, even today with countless medical and technological advances turning the world upside down. So what would the you of now say to the you of then? Are you the same person? Or is life lived in segments by different people sharing the same name and same DNA? This is one letter. My letter. To the Me of Then, should I ever reach that remarkable age.
Gay Gene
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When we think about postmodernism we have to consider its implication in every aspect of society and none would doubt that homosexuality is one of these major implication especially for the contemporary church. The influence of relativism and the paradigm shift in humanity made homosexuality not just acceptable, but in many cases a norm.
Jean-François Lyotard: A Response to Jean-François Lyotard's View of Postmodernism and the Denial of the Metanarratives
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A response to Jean-François Lyotard’s view of postmodernism and the denial of the metanarratives
Passie en Verdriet
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Poezie gecombineerd met fotos geschreven en gemaakt door Dichter/fotograaf Peter de Jager sr.
The Flag of Inconvenience
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Price: Free! Words: 1,670. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2014 by Spangaloo Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
"A thought provoking and powerful memoir taking a voyage through the oceans of the mind, to a destination yet undecided and undefined..."
Cosmic Despair: An Essay
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A reflection on despair and its coloring of existence. Views and options on resolving misery spelled out. Nirvana, City of God and suicide outlines considered in a collage with doubts and contradictions highlighted. The conclusion is that despair is pointless and constipating to mind and body.
Solving Zeno's Paradoxes
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Zeno's paradoxes have mystified scientists, mathematicians, philosophers, and laymen for nearly two thousand five hundred years. Now, you can read the solution to Zeno's paradoxes in this short paper.
News from Taiwan
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Don't miss the latest report from Taroko Gorge on the east coast of Taiwan. Here is news you can use—even if Taroko's dramatic events are not apparent at first glance. (Illustrated.)
Коммуны как итог краха всей цивилизации
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О возможности появления на обломках нынешней технологической цивилизации с государственно-капиталистической системой управления равновесно-экологической цивилизации в виде самоорганизующихся и самоуправляющихся сообществ.
Clear Words: Aphorisms
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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.
The Point of Life is the Explosion of Experience Into Ideas
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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
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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
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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
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An Anthology of observational essays, Peace of Woods contains some philosophical, humorous, and heart-warming personal experiences from the author's life.
Деперсонализация
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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.
Wahrhaftiger Glaube
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17. ueberarb. Ausgabe - Plaedoyer fuer einen kritischen Agnostizismus
Ass/u/me
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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.
Octopus Balls
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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
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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
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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.