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26.2 Essays by Bobbi Gibb
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 111,160. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
26.2 Essays is a collection of essays by Bobbi Gibb. the first woman to run the Boston Marathon. Bobbi applies the insights she developed through decades of living, loving, and running to a multitude of human endeavors. Each mile of the Marathon serves as a trigger for another essay just as the marathon serves as a powerful metaphor for our journey through life.
La estupidez humana puesta al día by Emilio Rolán
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 65,390. Language: Spanish. Published: April 18, 2016 by ChiadoEditorial. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
Lo curioso es que al tiempo que el hombre ha mostrado su enorme capacidad para razonar e inventar cosas magníficas, también ha mostrado (al menos en muchos casos de muchos hombres) que es capaz de crear y dar muestras de una profunda estupidez.
Essays in Philosophy of Group Cognition by Gerry Stahl
Price: Free! Words: 64,160. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
A collection of essays on foundational issues of group cognition, including the nature of group cognition and preconditions for its effective occurrence. Includes analysis of excerpts from interactions in VMT, showing the development of preconditions for group cognition. Discusses intersubjectivity, shared understanding, joint attention, common ground and being-there-together-in-the-world.
Кніга пра Нішто by Валянцін Акудовіч
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,090. Language: Belarusian. Published: September 25, 2015 by kniharnia.by. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
Кніга беларускага філосафа Валянціна Акудовіча даследуе дыскурс Нішто самымі рознымі спосабамі. Шмат месца прысвечана гісторыі гэтай праблемы: ад моманта яе паўстання ў філасофіі старажытных грэкаў да абнулення ўніверсаліі Нішто ў эпоху постмадэрна.
Philosophy A to Z: Essays for Cafe Philosophy by Michael Picard, MSc, PhD
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 92,280. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Criticism
This anti-dictionary explodes the meanings of philosophical concepts as it defines and un-defines them. A unique collection of provocative essays and other texts that tease and treat the reader to fresh and foreign perspectives on dozens of philosophy topics of interest to thinking public and critical seekers anywhere. This book is for people yearning to have fun thinking for themselves.
Philosophical Works 2010-2014 by Gregory Coffin
Price: Free! Words: 57,290. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
The following is a collection of works that I have written that address a wide range of topics, including politics, economics, philosophy, morality and more.
Golden Age Essays IV by Edward E. Rochon
You set the price! Words: 51,450. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Methodology
The 4th book in my essay collections. These are more strident, political and controversial. The goal is to improve the life of the world. Some opposition should be expected. Lust eats at many hearts. Rather than self-interest, enlightened or not, selfish desire overwhelms them.
Bezna 5 by Artworld
Price: Free! Words: 54,980. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
Bezna 5 makes an ouroboric move of plunging into itself ('Bezna' in Romanian means consistent darkness + diffuse fear). Bezna 5 is darkly glowing dead thinking, cosmic pessimism, hairy autonomy, limbo sighs, horrendous pink volumes, underground nematodes, happy dismemberment, haunting prehumanism, bio-glow, sinister moods, eternal stillness, future plague, idiot nonknowing and news from Cioran.
Common Sense For Today's America by JJ McKeever
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,270. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
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.
The Philosophy of Desert Metaphors in Ibrahim al-Koni: The Bleeding of the Stone by Meinrad Calleja
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 53,690. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2013 by FARAXA Publishing (USA). Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
In The Philosophy of Desert Metaphors in Ibrahim al-Koni - The Bleeding of the Stone, Meinrad Calleja takes a close look at one of al-Koni’s works – The bleeding of the stone – and attempts to prise out philosophical reflections concealed in the text. In it the desert provides a landscape rich in allusions while metaphors allow readers to engage in creative interpretation.
Una saludable laicidad by Julián Sanz Pascual
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,000. Language: Spanish. Published: October 6, 2013 by Editorial Amarante. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
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 by J.J. Ward
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,790. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
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.
Golden Age Essays by Edward E. Rochon
You set the price! Words: 57,250. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Mathematics
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.
¿La vida es de verdad? by Julián Sanz Pascual
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,290. Language: Spanish. Published: May 14, 2013 by Editorial Amarante. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology
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...
Sentences by Michael Curran
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 148,200. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013. Categories: 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.
Een wereld van verschil - wat is er mis met cultuurrelativisme? by Sjoerd de Jong
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 83,830. Language: Dutch. Published: May 2, 2013 by Fosfor. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
In Een wereld van verschil wordt de oorsprong van het cultuurrelativisme en de karikaturen die ervan worden gemaakt in de huidige culturele oorlog rond de islam onderzocht.
Ruminations: Selected Philosophical, Historical, and Ideological Papers, Volume 2, Dawns and Departures by Eric v.d. Luft
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,160. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013 by Gegensatz Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Humanism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
The second volume of the epitome of Eric v.d. Luft's short works.
A Shorter Version Of A Longer Book by Brand Smit
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 58,750. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays, Essay » Literature
"The story so far: I was born, we moved, then I went to school; then we moved again, and again, and a few more times; then I went to university, then to another university; then I went to Korea, then I went back to South Africa, and then I came to Taiwan. Then I wrote another few hundred pages to add to a few hundred pages I had written in previous years about why I do what I do. [...]"
The Universe of Interactions by John A. Economides
Price: $9.90 USD. Words: 88,220. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays, Essay » Technology
“The Universe of Interactions” is a unique work, cutting across academic disciplines to achieve a truly global World View, with an optimistic conclusion about the course of human progress. Its ideas, integrating philosophy and science, offer both ethical and practical guidance for young students and policy makers alike.
Notes Towards a New Age by Ed Ramsey
Series: Ed Ramsey's Philosophy, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 212,180. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
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.