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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.