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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.
21 Moral Essays From Francis Bacon
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,000. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
The Essays or Counsels, Civil and Moral, of Francis Bacon Ld. Verulam Viscount St. Albans
Wylde Wisdom
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,980. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013 by M-y Books. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
This book is for anybody and everybody. With simple, and sometimes amusing, anecdotes it illustrates issues that affect us all, helping us to avoid their traps by knowing they are there. It is not a book that claims to change your life, but if you take it to heart, it will change the way you experience life.
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.
Moral Demandingness and Supererogatory Beneficence
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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
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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.
Essay: Life After Death?
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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!
Unified Field Theory: An Essay
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Price: Free! Words: 16,530. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
Natural forces explained by pushing forces in nature, excluding innate attraction as an attribute of matter. The science of Newton and Einstein critiqued and dismissed for the most part. Gravity, magnetism and nuclear forces dealt with. New avenues for invention and discovery are discussed. The concept of harmonic transformation opens up scientific wonders and the music of the spheres is expanded.
Liar Enigma and Others: An Essay
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You set the price! Words: 6,640. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Logic
Breaks down liar paradoxes from the past. Explains other riddles such as the rock too heavy for God to pick up, the irresistible force and immovable object encounter and some anomalies in Christianity. Discusses double blind experimental method inconsistencies. Analyzes the Barber Paradox. Explains how logical and linguistic conventions create paradoxical results. Explains author's purpose.
Aham To Tab Bhi Tha, Jab Main Nahi Tha
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Price: Free! Words: 650. Language: Hindi. Published: December 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
It's just a philosophy based problem. In this philosophy based essay, there is also show the best result or answer of that problem... Please Read This...
How To Save The World (Not another global warming book)
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Price: Free! Words: 6,310. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
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The Mayans' prediction didn't come true but are we really out of danger? The world is still in peril and if it hasn't ended yet, it will soon if we don't do something to save it. 'How To Save The World' is not about global warming, but a reminder for all of us to change our ways before we kill the planet and ourselves along with it.
Hugh Manitee's Book of Memes: Change the World - Write a Meme for this Book!
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Price: Free! Words: 15,410. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
A spin off from Jake Lyron's award winning book "The Shrink from Planet Zob: Psychiatry for a Mad World", this book shows us what we can do to fix the mad world - sharing viral memes which promote quality of life. You, the readership are the writers. Be the next to write a meme for the book and join celebrities, writers, philosophers, psychologists and others in making the world a better place.
Depersonalisation
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Price: Free! Words: 4,290. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
It is an attempt to briefly express some philosophic ideas in the way of speculation.
Cubics: A Numbers Essay
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Price: Free! Words: 5,330. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
Interprets all nature and mathematics in an orthogonal framework. Disproves the existence of irrational numbers, transcendental numbers. Disproves arguments of Hippasus and Euclid supporting surds. Offers theorem for commensurables without finding a means of finding actual value of commensurable. Validates some conclusions of Zeno's paradoxes. Disproves transfinite numbers. Offers some new roads.
On Natural Inequality of Men
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Price: $1.10 USD. Words: 7,300. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
Men are different in their physical features, qualities of the mind and character. They possess different virtues and vices. These differences are often called 'natural inequality of men'. Very common and widely shared notion is that this 'natural inequality' is the basic ground for men's social inequality, inequality of wealth and power. This notion is not true.
Contra Pantheism (Atheism): An Essay
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Price: Free! Words: 9,990. Language: American English. Published: September 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious philosophy
Essay spanning theology, math and philosophy. Shows atheism to be a form of pantheism. Deals with the nature of existence and its modes. Offers an explanation of motion and its supernatural origin. Refutes certain math notions: infinite sets, irrational numbers, transcendental numbers. Upholds the parallel postulate as irrefutable. Deals with Paradoxes of Zeno and refutes empiricism's validity.
The Concept Of Hijab
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Price: Free! Words: 2,150. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
This is a short eBook that explains the concept of hijab in Islam and its significance to Muslims. The purpose of this book is to clear out any misconception that non-Muslims have about the hijab.
The Existence of Souls and Other Blatherings
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Price: Free! Words: 2,080. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
Essay inspired by an online philosophy class on the subject of souls and whether or not they exist.