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Assuntos Controversos da Doutrina Espírita by Claudio Zadorosny Lopes Bastos
Price: Free! Words: 28,720. Language: Portuguese. Published: July 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
Quando se compara o que é dito e realizado pelo Movimento Espírita Brasileiro com o que está nas obras fundamentais do Espiritismo, organizadas por Allan Kardec, encontra-se dois mundos diferentes: o primeiro, com rituais e opiniões pessoais sendo tomadas como verdades absolutas; o segundo, uma ciência sólida e lúcida. Mostrar e discutir as contradições entre ambos é o foco deste livro.
Солнечная система / Альтернативные теории by Svetlana Denisova
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 9,770. Language: Russian. Published: June 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
В книге представлены 6 теорий о Солнечной системе, альтернативных общепринятому мнению. Они выражают точку зрения автора и, наверное, спорные. На сколько они правдоподобны - судить читателю. Рекомендую pdf-формат, как наиболее качественный.
The Rule Book by Ken La Salle
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 24,240. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2017. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
If there’s one thing most people can agree on, it’s that there should be rules for life. This is why I assembled The Rule Book, a book about the truths of life – everything I could fit into 36 essays. There are rules for life. They’re all around us if we take the time to look.
As a Prisoner Thinketh by Carl Brock
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,320. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Free will & determinism
While some prisoners’ words can be sharper than a shank on commissary day, other observations can be uplifting and hopeful. Written by a federal prisoner during his 12th year of a 17-year sentence, “As A Prisoner Thinketh” is an aspiring and, at times, funny treatise of personal essays on important subjects such as love, pain, hope, loneliness, friendship, family, trust, and legacy.
The Burning Block Issue 4 by Shane Eide
Series: The Burning Block. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,410. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2017. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
Political satire, in which nothing is what it seems. Everything hides in plain sight. This issue features aphorisms, essays and The Demonic Newsreel.
The Metaphysics of Cutting Grass and Other Essays by Jerry DeNuccio
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,920. Language: American English. Published: March 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
The Metaphysics of Cutting Grass and Other Essays is a collection that displays a love of language, and a love of life in all its humorous, earnest, elusive, baffling, luminous, and revelatory variety.
The Burning Block Issue 3 by Shane Eide
Series: The Burning Block. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 5,450. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2017. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
This issue features aphorisms and short essays of a satirical and polemical nature on political and philosophical topics of our day. We invite you to engage with the ideas herein.
Homological Composition; a philosophical perspective by Nōnen Títi
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 217,300. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays, Nonfiction » Psychology » Personality
Coming from the personality types, described by Carl Jung and Myers-Briggs, this books looks at the philosophical implications of accepting these inborn differences for the way people live together, our ethical and political beliefs, at how we might achieve peace and tolerance despite these differences, and it proposes a theory that explains their evolutionary necessity.
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.
Death: An Exploration: Learning to Embrace Life's Most Feared Mystery by Loren Mayshark
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,840. Language: American English. Published: December 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
In this award-winning book, the reader will discover insights about coping with life's most feared mystery. It will help anyone interested in learning more about death, coping with a loss, approaching death, or explaining death to a child. It is an exploratory journey that includes multiple viewpoints, including Steve Jobs’s embrace of his death and more from visionaries like Joseph Campbell.
Intelligent Technology 2.0 Presages the End of Global Corporations by Lavirrealista
Price: Free! Words: 4,100. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 26, 2016. Categories: Essay » Technology, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
Wearable technology, the Internet of Things and other intelligent technologies to come will conquer the mainstream and succeed in the long term, paving the way for a possible interesting future.
The Burning Block Issue 1 by Shane Eide
Series: The Burning Block. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 7,580. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Political satire, philosophy and literature join forces.
Мир после конца света. Философские очерки by Павел Минка
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,950. Language: Russian. Published: October 17, 2016 by izdat-knigu.ru. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Перед вами очень неоднородная работа, представляющая собой сборник философских очерков, где поднимаются следующие темы: кризис современного мира, новый тип человека, массовая культура, новая этика творчества, рабство в демократическом обществе, проблемы образования и науки, правила карьеризма, манипуляция и идеология, социальное бессознательное, религия и атеизм, постмодерн и будущее
My Mirror is a Liar! by DODE.
Series: Words To Elate. Price: $1.21 USD. Words: 6,500. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem
I never had any poor image of myself since childhood till when others made me think so lowly of myself, it begins as a simple comment, a playful tease which turns into a contemplation and later becomes a belief, then slowly becomes a reality. A feeling of uneasiness begins to crouch into the mind, some of such thoughts do rise deep from oneself, however, most are ideas of external origin, beliefs
Thinking: An Essay by Edward E. Rochon
Price: Free! Words: 4,890. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Cognitive psychology, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
Hardwired brain fuses triad of past, present and future into one perception. We never see the present moment as is. A present moment is timeless and not detectable to a transient thought pattern. Past moments are viewed from present while projecting future into present, a triad. How to study it? Discuss belief and doubt from view of triad and survival. Fits into incremental math thesis.
Introduction to Basic Issues in Philosophy by Broomhandle Books
Series: Continuing Education. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,680. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays, Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
This particular short essay on basic ideas in philosophy, which is part of our Continuing Education Series, examines general concepts required prior to reading philosophy. This introduction can be a useful study guide for young adults or anyone who may be tackling philosophical arguments for the first time.
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.
Claves para entender la filosofía antigua by Carvalho G.O.
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 35,880. Language: Spanish. Published: April 15, 2016 by ChiadoEditorial. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
Para muchas personas la Filosofía es un conocimiento rebuscado reducido a unos pocos «iluminados». Pensando en las dificultades a la hora de abordar la teoría filosófica, Carvalho G. O. presenta este libro para ayudar a aquellos que deseen aventurarse en los caminos de la sabiduría con base en el pensamiento filosófico.
Dark Ruminations by DL Bragdon
Price: Free! Words: 5,250. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Depression, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
A small collection of brief essays (4 in total) giving one person's views on existential matters such as death, faith, depression and hope.