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Polythrýleta. Sistemas explicativos y mutación conceptual en el pensamiento griego. by Editorial Rhesis
Price: Free! Words: 92,090. Language: Spanish. Published: October 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Linguistics, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Los orígenes de la tradición occidental pertenecen a la categoría de “polythrýleta”cosas muy discutidas. La experiencia griega está transida de una mutación conceptual de surgimiento paulatino y recreación vertiginosa.
The Kindest People: Heroes and Good Samaritans (Volume 7) by David Bruce
Series: The Kindest People: Heroes and Good Samaritans, Book 7. Price: Free! Words: 78,090. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
This book contains 250 stories of Good Samaritans and Heroes. A Sample: Good deeds tend to be practical and pragmatic rather than elegant. In 1977, poet Deena Metzger fell on an icy street in New York City. A black man saw her and ordered two young males who happened to be walking nearby, “Pick that woman up!”
The Education of a Messiah: A Light-Hearted Report by Lawrence John Brown
Price: Free! Words: 57,770. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy, Fiction » Science fiction » General
When androids come to earth and make impossible demands, Paul Heart, messiah #18,432, becomes restless. On an impulse, he travels to China and meets Ato, a Taoist master, who teaches him wisdom he has learned over several lifetimes. Ato has been sent by higher powers to prepare Paul to lead the world to a new age. Despite the tense situation on earth, Ato has a lot of fun carrying out his mission.
Essays on God and Freud by Sam Vaknin
Price: Free! Words: 31,070. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » History, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
Six essays about the alleged incompatibility between God and modern science and four essays about Psychoanalysis and its role in the landscape of modern, scientific psychology and evidence-based psychotherapies.
Ahimsa (Non-Violence): In View of Indian Sages by Shri Paramhans Swami Adgadanandji Ashram Trust
Price: Free! Words: 21,470. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
Ahimsa is a complicated question. It is a Yogic word, the word which points out to the inner spiritual Sadhana, but later on people linked it with the violence of living beings of the external world.
Philosophie des Glücks: Glück, Glücksforschung, glückliche Welt by Nils Horn
Price: Free! Words: 44,200. Language: German. Published: August 1, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy
Nach der Glücksphilosophie liegt der Sinn des Lebens darin glücklich zu sein. Der Begründer war der griechische Philosoph Epikur. Seine große Erkenntnis besteht darin, dass das Glück eines Menschen vorwiegend ein inneres Glück ist. Diese Auffassung wird von der modernen Wissenschaft geteilt.
Common or Garden Dharma. Essays on Contemporary Buddhism, Volume 2 by Michel Clasquin-Johnson
Series: Common or Garden Dharma. Essays on Contemporary Buddhism. Price: Free! Words: 64,180. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
A number of shorter works that I have written over the years for which I never signed off the electronic rights - mostly because they didn't exist back then! This is the second book in the series.
The Loving Soul by Anonymous
Price: Free! Words: 71,980. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Inner Child
The Loving Soul offers timeless spiritual insights consistent with practical life and scientific knowledge. The Loving Soul explains how the world around us is inseparable from the principles of love. As our hearts search for real answers and our souls yearn for true love, The Loving Soul offers ancient wisdom with nonsectarian clarity and revelation. PLEASE DO NOT POST A REVIEW.
Elemental Epicureanism by Cassius Amicus
Price: Free! Words: 147,720. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
A Guide to the Ancient Philosophy of Independent Thinking And Personal Happiness, Based on the Texts of Its Founder and Leading Proponents. Prepared from the ancient texts of Epicurus, Lucretius, Diogenes of Oinoinda, and others.
Wagging My Redshift Tail - A Philosophy of Madness by Nepomuk Onderdonk
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".
The Doctrines of Epicurus - Annotated by Cassius Amicus
Price: Free! Words: 30,000. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy(5.00 from 1 review)
The Doctrines of Epicurus, philosopher of happiness and freedom, annotated with references from the authoritative ancient Epicurean sources.
The Slave Mind: Mental Slavery in the 21st Century by Rachael Pina
Price: Free! Words: 23,750. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The Slave Mind explores the various methods our modern enslavement system uses to control and manipulate society, and what we can do to break free from its influence. In this book, we will see how the system uses money, the media, politics and religion to provide a state of fear and ignorance that keeps us under its control.
Tantra Cult by Ratan Lal Basu
Series: YOGA and TANTRA, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 2,230. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
There are many misgivings and superstitions around the Tantra Cult. This booklet attempts a scientific analysis and explanation of the Tantra Cult as originated in India and practiced now a days in various forms all over the world.
Inner Strength Defies the Skeptic: A Psychological and Spiritual Guide from Fear to Freedom by Duane Campbell
Price: Free! Words: 9,880. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2009 by Immediex Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy
In Inner Strength Defies the Skeptic, author Duane Campbell combines philosophy, psychology, spirituality, and sociology to deliver a powerful message about cultivating and unleashing our inner strength, and challenging and conquering negative, counterproductive, and oppressive ideologies and conditioning perpetuated both in society and within us as individuals.
Who Am I and Why Am I Here? - Free Introduction by Terry Sands
Price: Free! Words: 3,150. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2010 by NewWorldPublishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy, Nonfiction » New Age » Spiritualism
This is the free introduction to Dr Terry Sands material on human evolution and the change of consciousness on our planet. We are all now affected by this transition to a new consiousness, and it will move us beyond anything we can presently imagine. For those who are working with this transformation, the road is difficult. For those who are refusing to work with it, the road is near impossible.
The Silver Lining - Moral Deliberations in Films by Sam Vaknin
Price: Free! Words: 17,110. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Moral deliberations and philosophical dimensions in eight modern films.
Bioethics and Population by Sam Vaknin
Price: Free! Words: 21,440. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Law » Legal theory
Issues in the ethics and practice of demography and bioengineering - population control, the right to life, cloning, and abortion.
Warm Zen Practice: A poetic version of Dogen's Bendowa by Tai Sheridan, Ph.D.
Price: Free! Words: 1,740. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Poet-Philosopher and Zen Priest Tai Sheridan's Warm Zen is an easy to read poetic interpretation of Dogen's complex philosophical essay 'Bendowa'. Dogen's writing is based on the Buddhist philosophy and experience of 'no-self' and the unconditioned reality of existence-being, also called the 'dharmakaya', the mystical and transcendent body of light.
Philosophy for the Masses: Ethics by David Bruce
Price: Free! Words: 56,540. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
This book consists of a number of philosophical arguments about ethics that I find interesting and that I think that some other people may find interesting. May you be struck by philosophical lightning.