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Just Counterterrorism
Price: Free! Words: 105,040. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
The proposed Just Counterterrorism Model's components—Justice for the Attacked, Justice for Terrorists, and Justice for Others—comprehensively address the problem of non-state terrorism. Each component includes a set of criteria for ethically assessing or shaping counterterrorism strategy and tactics regardless of a terror group's composition, ideology, or geography.
Philosophy for the Masses: Religion
Price: Free! Words: 72,730. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
This book consists of a number of philosophical arguments concerning religion that I find interesting and that I think that some other people may find interesting. May you be struck by philosophical lightning.
The End Of Philosophy: Tales Of Reality
Price: Free! Words: 116,930. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Psychology » Industrial & organizational psychology
The End Of Philosophy goes full circle from nihilistic desperation to farcical comedy. Twelve chapters dismantle everything you thought you ever knew – three others help you laugh at the resulting dilemma. A nonetheless serious theme is that we humans must transcend our current thought paradigms if we are not to prove too clever for our own good.
Fiery World II
Series: Agni Yoga. Price: Free! Words: 58,760. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Yoga
Fiery World II is the tenth book from the Agni Yoga Series which is composed of fourteen books. In them is found a synthesis of ancient Eastern beliefs and modern Western thought and a bridge between the spiritual and the scientific. Unlike previous yogas, Agni Yoga is a path not of physical disciplines, meditation, or asceticism—but of practice in daily life.
Letters of Helena Roerich Vol.I (1929-1935)
Series: Agni Yoga. Price: Free! Words: 182,110. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2017 by Agni Yoga Society. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
Helena Roerich was an unusually gifted woman, author of many books. Her collected letters, in two volumes, are an example of the wisdom, spiritual insight, and simple advice she shared with a multitude of correspondents—friends, foes, and co-workers alike.
Beauty and Pleasure and Moderately Energetic Walking in the Lower Southern Alps
Price: Free! Words: 101,110. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Aesthetics, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
Senses of beauty and especially pleasure drive us in all we do. Here are presented two different kinds, Alpine walking and some simple science. The last two chapters suggest what these emotions may be, how they arose and vary, and how they guide our good and bad decisions. There are 88 pictures, 514 references and 172 anecdotes. There is a web browser version: http://mewila.co.uk/html/mewila.htm
The Philosophy of Religion
Price: Free! Words: 59,910. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2014 and represented by Auro e-Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
The material in this book is a transcription of a series of twelve lectures presented by Rod Hemsell at Savitri Bhavan in Auroville, India. With broad brush strokes highlighted with interesting and intricate detail, Rod paints a rich historical portrait illustrating the evolution of philosophical thought and its impact on religious doctrine which extends over a twenty-four hundred year span.
Fiery World I
Series: Agni Yoga. Price: Free! Words: 85,930. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Yoga
Fiery World I is the ninth book from the Agni Yoga Series which is composed of fourteen books. In them is found a synthesis of ancient Eastern beliefs and modern Western thought and a bridge between the spiritual and the scientific. Unlike previous yogas, Agni Yoga is a path not of physical disciplines, meditation, or asceticism—but of practice in daily life.
Essays in Philosophy of Group Cognition
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.
Fiery World III
Series: Agni Yoga. Price: Free! Words: 78,900. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Yoga
Fiery World III is the eleventh book from the Agni Yoga Series which is composed of fourteen books. In them is found a synthesis of ancient Eastern beliefs and modern Western thought and a bridge between the spiritual and the scientific. Unlike previous yogas, Agni Yoga is a path not of physical disciplines, meditation, or asceticism—but of practice in daily life.
A Place To Grow
Price: Free! Words: 126,010. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Good & evil, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World politics
This is part 9 of a 10 books suite. This one is about how to birth the life reality. I will explore different possibilities for that, I will put the emphasis on doing it peacefully, but since it seems the current Democracy-Capitalism business believes itself as the best and only way of the universe, then I’ll have to explore war scenarios too.
Fusion of Chinese and Western Wisdom--Synthesis of Chinese and Western Philosophy
Price: Free! Words: 64,870. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy
This book makes a complete comparison and synthesis of Chinese and Western Philosophy, which will be beneficial to alll countries in the world.
God
Price: Free! Words: 56,990. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
What is God? Existence of God. What is Enlightenment? God and Enlightenment. God and Quantum Physics. Afterlife. Paradise. Reincarnation and Christianity. Yoga and Christianity. Religious Toleration. Discussion about God. Angel oracle.
The Philosophy of Evolution
Price: Free! Words: 118,450. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2014 and represented by Auro e-Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Evolution, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Mind & Body
As presented here, The Philosophy of Evolution, is a compendium of lectures presented by Rod Hemsell at the University of Human Unity in Auroville in 2008, 2009, 2012 and 2013. The main thrust of Sri Aurobindo's yoga has always been toward an active participation in the human evolution and this is the defining concept which set Sri Aurobindo and the Mother.
Life Infinite
Price: Free! Words: 89,450. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
This is part 4 of a 10 books suite. A new view of life is the main subject. I will go from nothing to the whole universe to explain the quest of life. I will talk about life systems and explain how the universe can be seen as an intelligence. I will furthermore attack the ego god ideology and wish science some life spirituality.
New Era Community
Series: Agni Yoga. Price: Free! Words: 53,820. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Yoga
New Era Community is the third book from the Agni Yoga Series which is composed of fourteen books. In them is found a synthesis of ancient Eastern beliefs and modern Western thought and a bridge between the spiritual and the scientific. Unlike previous yogas, Agni Yoga is a path not of physical disciplines, meditation, or asceticism—but of practice in daily life.
From Dust to Descartes: An Evolutionary and Mechanical Explanation of Consciousness and Self-Awareness
Price: Free! Words: 65,900. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Linguistics, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Beginning with physical reactions as simple and mechanical as rust, From Dust to Descartes goes step by evolutionary step to explore how the most remarkable and personal aspects of consciousness have arisen, how our awareness of the world of ourselves differs from that of other species, and whether machines could ever become self-aware.
Wagging My Redshift Tail - A Philosophy of Madness
Price: Free! Words: 91,640. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychopathology / schizophrenia, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Mind & Body
It's work of philosophy and literature; the book "Writing and Madness" suggested that, after madness was set free from the insane asylums in the 60's, it's new home is literature, where it cannot talk directly to us, but instead intimates itself to us through the mysterious altars of the odd lives we read about and try to piece together.I have given my madness a home in "Wagging My Redshift Tail".
Letters of Helena Roerich Vol.II (1935-1939)
Series: Agni Yoga. Price: Free! Words: 183,390. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2017 by Agni Yoga Society. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
Helena Roerich was an unusually gifted woman, author of many books. Her collected letters, in two volumes, are an example of the wisdom, spiritual insight, and simple advice she shared with a multitude of correspondents—friends, foes, and co-workers alike.
Language As Disclosure
Price: Free! Words: 79,020. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2015 by Elliott Slaughter. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Language, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Criticism
Carolyn Norman Slaughter’s study probes the ways that language “works” in the literature of five American modernist authors. Slaughter’s purpose, opposing the Derridean project of Deconstruction, is to recover the first-order importance and power of language, its radical effects, as set out in the philosophy of Martin Heidegger where language works to disclose, reveal, unfold (Erschließen).