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Journey to Consciousness: A Young Man's Quest for the Meaning of Life
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 67,620. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics, Nonfiction » New Age » Mysticism
When a young man becomes disillusioned with the corporate world of the West, he starts questioning everything. “Where did we come from... and why are we here?” Frustrated by a system that does not seem to care, he ends up leaving his job and goes on a quest for the meaning of life. Dabbling in yoga, meeting a psychic and hunting down UFOs, he develops a sense that reality is not what he thought...
(Un) Thinking Nationalism: From India to (H)india
Price: $2.39 USD. Words: 50,640. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2015 by CreatiVentures. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / General
Nationalism thinks and marks space of people, that it imagines belong to it. There is a constitutive spatial and a constructed loyalist political dimension to all forms of nationalism. (Un)thinking nationalism is an attempt to (re)mediate these marked spaces, constructed identities, crafted exclusions, deliberate inclusions ranging from triumphant loyalty to treachery and betrayal of a traitor.
The Write Story Manifesto
Price: Free! Words: 2,940. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
I believe in the power of words and ideas. I believe that ideas cannot die, and so influence reality. I believe that if we focus on ideas that increase empathy, compassion, and empowerment, the world will become a better place. This is my purpose in my writing and speaking. Find out more about my purpose, and how even the smallest acts of compassion make a difference.
Απόλυτος Προορισμός
Price: Free! Words: 2,390. Language: Greek. Published: November 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
Ένα μεσημέρι θυμάμαι, πριν καιρό την ρώτησα αν πράγματι πιστεύει πως η πίστη μετακινεί βουνά, και μου απάντησε με έναν απόλυτα φυσικό τρόπο…μα και Βέβαια, οπωσδήποτε μετακινεί βουνά, τότε της είπα γιατί λοιπόν δεν το δοκιμάζεις και εσύ? και η Λ:. απάντησε….θα μπορούσα, όμως ο Γιαχβέ τοποθέτησε τα πάντα τόσο όμορφα που εγώ δεν χρειάζεται να μετακινήσω ούτε βότσαλο! Την Θαύμασα, το εννοούσε!
A Mad Trapper's Examination of Reader Response
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,530. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Critical theory, Essay » Literature
In this project I ground my reading of reader-oriented criticism in a particular text, Rudy Wiebe’s The Mad Trapper. Positioning this novel as representative of the contradictory characteristics of all texts--”always already” open to multiple interpretations--I use these multiple readings both to examine and undermine The Mad Trapper and Reader Response/Reception theory.
Historiographic Metafiction
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,490. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Critical theory
My reading of historiographic metafiction through a series of postmodern texts which work out of and subvert traditional notions of historical writing. I use Linda Hutcheon’s construction of this postmodern genre to investigate the particular literary and historical strategies these texts use and abuse in order to write an alternative history.
Village Cafe A Buffet of Ideas
Price: Free! Words: 39,230. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
Our democracies appear healthy but they suffer malignant cancers. As you contend with frustration; open this book and consider wholesome remedies. You might find ways to reduce hyperbolized fat. Each village café offers a buffet of ideas appropriate to every country. If your interest is fairness, debt management, taxation, jobs, justice, welfare, environment or governance; look here.
Cyrenaics Handbook: Handbook of Source Material for Cyrenaic Philosophy
You set the price! Words: 30,490. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
This handbook contains the lives, writings, and doctrines of the Cyrenaic school by compiling the primary sources of the material. This handbook is not a summary or analysis of the Cyrenaic school. This handbook provides all of the (open and available) references to the Cyrenaic school within the ancient texts.
Philosophical Quantum Gravity
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,210. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
The incompatibility of Relativity and Quantum Mechanics is explored, this necessitated by proposals for Quantum Gravity by their merger or replacement, shining a new light on old philosophical problems.
The Theory of Origination and Termination
Price: Free! Words: 5,240. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
This is for everyone who has ever wondered, how we came into existence. For the spiritual, the philosophical, for the physicist, mathematician and anyone, who wants to know about our “Theory of Origination and Termination”
Parables: An Essay
Price: Free! Words: 6,570. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays, Essay » Author profile
Parables in five chapters, covering Job and evil, fate, man & God, society, and knowledge. Offers some ideas on Job's dilemma, debunks fate, God & man & woman reconciled a bit, people and money put in focus, and says the proper study of man is God.
Ramana Maharshi: The Crown Jewel of Advaita
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 105,570. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2015 by Albion-Andalus Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Hinduism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Hindu
The great Indian sage, Ramana Maharshi, has often been described as the very incarnation of non-dualism, or advaita, even though the Hindu philosophical school of Advaita Vedanta claims that no one has ever been born, lived or died. It is this paradox that the Advaitin philosopher John Allen Grimes explores in this profound new work, skillfully combining biography with philosophical inquiry.
The Last Day of Captain Lincoln
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,510. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Lincoln, an old, onetime Captain of the USNAS Hope Eternal, always knew this day would come. Just as birthdays are carefully planned, so are deaths.
The Cosmic laws and world domination
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,430. Language: Russian. Published: November 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Good & evil, Nonfiction » Law » Research
On the Earth planet a happy one is who stronger. On the planet Earth the strong one is a happy one. Any dream comes true most of all for a strong one. The weak man’s dream comes true only if it coincides with the strong man’s dream.
16.1 The Great Age Issue Part 3: Introductions and Overview
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 4,560. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Criticism
Includes introduction, table of contents, best of third five years contest, and information about contributors.
To Be Once and Forever – The Sense of All
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 18,150. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics, Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental health
What does happiness means, and how we can discover a sense of life by controlling negative emotions? This book does not claim to have all answer, but it is guaranteed to make you see the world and yourself in a new light, a light which, if you chart your life’s courses by it, will lead to the greatest understanding – understanding the Sense of All.
O Wandering Mind!
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,020. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
If a man is going for a long journey, first of all, he must know his final destiny. If he doesn’t know, he will reach nowhere. He will wander hither and thither and lost somewhere. No matter how much and how long he tries to reach. He will lose again and again.
Wise Mind
Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 15,860. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Wise Mind is a book of guidance, reminders of wisdom that we all can access to navigate life’s situations with grace and inner strength. These resources are inner ‘spiritual wisdom energies’ that all ages can connect with, practice, and apply to life’s circumstances to provide inspiration by which our minds --and lives-- can be healed as well as “renewed and reinvented” again and again.
Enstasy: Standing Inside Oneself
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 12,810. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2015 and represented by Maoli Media Private Limited. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
Enstasy is neither religious nor spiritual, nor metaphysical or mystical and yet, it is all of these… a glimpse, into Higher Truths while tasting their supreme nectarine bliss... Deep, profound meditations, which occurred upon the author’s return from her entry into death and Eternal life… where she had been graced to bathe within Consciousness... as Consciousness...
The Genetic Universe
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 21,430. Language: American English. Published: November 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology
The Genetic Universe introduces a new original metaphysics featuring Essentialism; that attributes to Mind the actualization of existence and reveals the actual function of human sight and hearing among other metaphysical definitions.Garcia-Gonzalez writing style is informal and seeks a larger audience of that which is usual for academic works.