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The Pith of Life: Aphorisms in Honor of Liberty
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,090. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
This book contains a collection of aphorisms grouped into six sets of topics, all related to the overarching topic of liberty and useful in highlighting its various facets. Its central idea is the conviction that the message of liberty – the pith of our life – is particularly well suited to be conveyed through aphorisms, a literary form that, at its best, is as pithy as it is lively.
A Primer for the Category-Based Nested Form
Series: Primers on Category-Based Nested Forms. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,130. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
This 2100 word primer introduces the category-based nested form. The nested form is derived from the categories of Charles Sanders Peirce. It represents a visual approach to the categories. A simple example guides development. The result is foundational. This primer is the first in a series.
Comments on Alexander Dugin’s Book (2012) The Fourth Political Theory
Series: Re-Articulations. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,600. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2015. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
This 15600 word commentary summarizes, comments on, and re-articulates Alexander Dugin’s recent book The Fourth Political Theory. Alexander Dugin is a Russian political theorist. My work is not a substitute for Dugin’s book. His work attracted my eye because my mission is to imagine the fourth age of understanding, the age of semiotics. So, I have re-imagined what Dugin has said. What joy!
Glossary of The Sankhyakarika
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 17,320. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013 and represented by Maoli Media Private Limited. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Hindu, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
Tarka shastra is protecting our Adhyatma Mandir by remaining fortified, in the outskirt of the temple. Mimansa escorts a student in the inner circle. Sankhya school describes the expansion of Prakriti in its intrinsic three gunas and thereby indirectly suggesting a principle beyond these three gunas.
A Baby Boomer's Take on Life
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,800. Language: Australian English. Published: June 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Biography
As a child of the sixties I have seen many changes. This book contains some of my life observations – an “I have learnt...” compilation to stimulate your own memories and opinions.
Still More Shit that Pisses Me Off
Series: Shit that Pisses Me Off, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,920. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012 by Magenta. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Pregnant men, paying stay-at-home moms, advertising, income tax deductions, people skills, boy books, speech codes, porn, god, testicular battery and tranquilizer guns, the Academy Awards, intelligent design and evolution… Philosophy with an attitude. Because the unexamined life is dangerous.
No End to the Shit that Pisses Me Off
Series: Shit that Pisses Me Off, Book 4. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,860. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013 by Magenta. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
War rape, profit, baby androids, tax exemptions for churches, make-up, having kids, assisted suicide, abortion, grades inflation, littering, business ethics… Philosophy with an attitude. Because the unexamined life is dangerous.
The Fix Is In
Series: Atheist Musings. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,880. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2011 by Parsina Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious philosophy
Believers in "intelligent design" say the universe is too complex to have been formed by random chance. By that standard, I can show that every baseball game is rigged!::This essay also includes a sample from the novel POLLY!
More Shit that Pisses Me Off
Series: Shit that Pisses Me Off, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,720. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012 by Magenta. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
Why do men spit (and women don’t)? What’s the real problem with cellphones? What’s wrong with wedding leave? Do you remember Grade Ten History? Why isn’t being a soldier more like being a mother? What did God really promise? And let’s talk about sex…
Quoted
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 960. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Variety of sayings, thoughts, and quotes that have a twist to them. A different take on ideas and views. It's a quick read, can be used as a reference, and something to ponder upon every now and then. Serves as a daily source for thought provoking concepts.
Jen Hancock's Handy Humanism Handbook
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,700. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Atheism/Agnosticism
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This book is written to provide a quick overview of the philosophy of Humanism. Humanism is one of the most influential and yet most maligned philosophies of all time. Unfortunately, most people don’t know anything about it. I intend to change that with this book. Consider yourself introduced.
Chanakya's Immortal Words
Price: $1.07 USD. Words: 7,380. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
In ancient times, this type of writing was very popular. Chanakya also used this type of writing. The basis of these quotes is educating the people. In other words, Chanakya’s thoughts towards politics, religion, and economics are presented for the common man through these quotes so that they can easily understand the serious and complex topics covered in daily life.
CASTE : the Unexplored Territories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,260. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
Caste is a relic of dark ages. It did not evolve into a modernized version in the natural course of events as the people of India were not the real custodians of Indian society, having been under foreign rule for many years and those rulers finding great use in caste. Why it still clings on to India, when rest of the world are free of remnants of bygone eras, is analyzed here.
Minimum Wage for Low Wage Workers: Conversations between Tom, Guru Dick and Guru Harry
Series: Conversations with Guru Dick and Guru Harry. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
In this book, the issue of minimum wage for low wage workers is being discussed between a young man, Tom, who had conversations with two gurus, Dick and Harry. Guru Dick epitomizes someone from a worldly society who emphasized on the importance of money and power. Guru Harry epitomizes someone from a spiritual society who considers peace, love, joy and harmony are more important.