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A Primer for the Category-Based Nested Form by Razie Mah
Series: How to Define the Word "Religion" and Related Primers. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,150. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
This 2100 word primer introduces the category-based nested form. The nested form is derived from the categories of Charles Sanders Peirce. It represents a visual approach to the categories. A simple example guides development. The result is foundational. This primer is the first in a series.
Gay Gene by Luis Alexandre Ribeiro Branco
Price: $2.15 USD. Words: 4,030. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
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 by Luis Alexandre Ribeiro Branco
Price: $1.85 USD. Words: 3,950. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
A response to Jean-François Lyotard’s view of postmodernism and the denial of the metanarratives
The Flag of Inconvenience by Khaled Farag & Caren Knight
Price: Free! Words: 1,670. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2014 by Spangaloo Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
"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 by Edward E. Rochon
Price: Free! Words: 1,530. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays, Nonfiction » Psychology » Depression
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 by John Northern
Price: Free! Words: 3,650. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
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.
El Dilema de Fito by Adolfo Sagastume
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,320. Language: Spanish. Published: August 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays, Nonfiction » New Age » Meditation
Los grandes temas de la humanidad siguen vigentes. Pero ahora ya no es lo mismo creer en un dios iracundo, cascarrabias y matón, que en un dios único, universal, impersonal, inmanifestado, eterno, estático, sin sentimientos, sin opiniones, pero con la misma esencia que sigue abarcándolo todo y a todos.
News from Taiwan by Alton Thompson
Price: Free! Words: 2,140. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2014 by Dimetrodon Media Arts. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays, Essay » Literature
Don't miss the latest report from Taroko Gorge on Taiwan's east coast. Here is news you can use—even if the upheavals rocking this idyllic spot are not obvious at first glance. A refreshing look at time, nature, and human endeavour. Features colour photographs plus bonus excerpts from '1001 Nights & Other Short Stories.'
Clear Words: Aphorisms by Prokhor Ozornin
Price: Free! Words: 7,810. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
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 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. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays(4.50 from 2 reviews)
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.
A Collection of Musings: On Knowledge, Life, Love and Poetry by John Espinoza
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,800. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
As someone who embraced the blog as a joyous platform for free expression, I've put many observations, polemics & essays into the blogosphere, where they are left to age and die of loneliness. I've assembled a collection of my favorites on the heady topics of Knowledge, Life & Love, and even included a few Poetic touches. I hope they will bring the reader as much pleasure as they brought me.
My Private Hell by Mark Trimeloni
Price: Free! Words: 2,120. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
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. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays, Essay » Author profile
An Anthology of observational essays, Peace of Woods contains some philosophical, humorous, and heart-warming personal experiences from the author's life.
Ass/u/me by Darrel Miller
Price: Free! Words: 1,280. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013. Categories: 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 by Edward E. Rochon
You set the price! Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
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. Categories: 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.