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Richard Dawkins The God Delusion: A Theist Response
Price: Free! Words: 1,820. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
In this interesting piece; the author argues that Richard Dawkins has failed in his attempts to put a good rational argument for atheism. The professor uses the rather feeble approach of setting up straw men only to dismantle them with great relish. These repeated mischaracterizations of faith do the atheist camp no favours. All it does is betray a vitriolic personal agenda.
A Life Worthy of the Gods - The Life And Work of Epicurus
Price: Free! Words: 59,820. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
This book provides the core ancient texts which are the primary documentation for all our knowledge of the Life and Work of Epicurus, the philosopher of Happiness and Freedom.
That's Funny: A Theory of Humor
Price: Free! Words: 14,820. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
(5.00 from 1 review)
Ever wondered why we find something funny or why we laugh? You might be surprised by the reason. Have you ever wondered how people make up jokes? Would you like to be able to do so? A theory of humor is arrived at through the analysis of more than eighty fine jokes. Study has never been so much fun.
Karma Yoga
Series: YOGA and TANTRA, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 7,450. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
The book defines different types of Yoga and elaborates the principles of Karma Yoga with personal experience and excerpts from the Hindu sacred text ‘Gita’ & ‘Karma Yoga’ by Swami Vivekananda.
The Same Span of Time - The Major Works of Thomas Cooper M.D.
Price: Free! Words: 56,090. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
The major works on philosophy and religion by Thomas Cooper, M.D., personal friend of Thomas Jefferson and James Madison, and second president of the University of South Carolina.
The Satanic Verses of Bhagavad-gita
Price: Free! Words: 7,140. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Hinduism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Hindu
A hardcore moral criticism of the Bhagavad Gita.
Why We Should Go Vegan
Price: Free! Words: 18,290. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Should we go vegan? The unambiguous conclusion of this short book is "yes". This conclusion is reached through a broad examination of the consequences of our not being vegan – both in relation to human health, environmental pollution, the risk of the spread of diseases, and in relation to the beings we exploit and kill. The bottom line: We have a strong ethical obligation to go vegan.
An Introduction To The Nature Of Things
Price: Free! Words: 103,420. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
This ebook is devoted to the epic poem composed in 50 BC by Titus Lucretius Carus, entitled in Latin "De Rerum Natura." This poem is devoted to explaining how to live a happy life through Epicurean philosophy. The primary feature of this ebook is the complete nineteenth century translation by H.A.J. Munro, one of the foremost classical scholars of his time.
Why: An Agnostic Perspective on the Meaning of Life
Price: Free! Words: 39,240. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
A logical attempt to analysis of the meaning of life. It comes to the conclusion that even if we can never know the true meaning of life we still have to use logic to deduce what to do with our lives. The most logical thing we can do with our lives is to grow to our full potential.
Bhakti Yoga
Series: YOGA and TANTRA, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 2,300. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
This booklet explains the principle of Bhakti Yoga (Devotional Yoga) and explains why devotion without true wisdom degenerates into self seeking, avenues of fulfilling baser desires, blind ritualism, idolatry and morbid fantasy. The text also explains the relation between science and true wisdom
The Tao Te Ching For The 21st Century
Price: Free! Words: 5,250. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
This book contains commentaries and analysis of Lao Tzu's classic - the Tao Te Ching. Tao Te Ching translates as "The Way to Heaven."
Why "Happy Meat" Is Always Wrong
Price: Free! Words: 9,190. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
This essay attacks the “happy meat” position head-on. It argues that this position is morally indefensible and that it not only causes immense amounts of suffering, but also, somewhat ironically, serves as the very foundation of our abuse of non-human beings today. This reveals the moral urgency of stopping the spread of this position and of rejecting it completely.
Jose Silva's UltraMind ESP System
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,710. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Imagine if you had a guide who actually knew what lies ahead for you, and could guide you to success, happiness, fulfillment. Jose Silva's UltraMind ESP System shows you how to unlock the incredible powers of your mind and use the exciting new MentalVideo Technique to communicate reliably & regularly with higher intelligence to obtain guidance and help in finding and fulfilling your life mission.
The Art of Strategic Agency
Price: Free! Words: 36,800. Language: British English. Published: April 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Post-structuralism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
In an age of postmodern irony, the army commander is trapped in a loop of strategic narratives. The endgame in the hyperreal, media-saturated world is pre-determined by the stories of old. This author- a former military researcher at the World’s oldest thinktank- takes a look at this startlingly new frontline in military plotting.
Never Mind Me... I'm Just The MESSENGER.
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 4,030. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013 by #OurWrite2Reach | Kandayia Ali. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Motivational Speaker and Community Activist Doris 'KatzEye' Johnson will be sharing with the entire world her words of wisdom and encouragement with the release of her new book: Don't Mind Me... I'm Just The Messenger. The production of this book will be one of many of her 'self awareness' and timeless quotes book series.
Enlightenment to Go
Price: Free! Words: 3,570. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy, Nonfiction » New Age » Spiritualism
In Enlightenment to Go, David Michie provides a lively, accessible antidotes to contemporary problems, including stress, anxiety and depression. He also offers a structured meditation program to help readers integrate transformational insights at deeper levels of consciousness where genuine change becomes possible.
The Tripod of Truth: An Introduction to the Book That Fell From The Heavens
Price: Free! Words: 15,330. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
An introduction to Epicurus' Canon of Truth, the theory of knowledge that underlies Epicureanism. This work collects the remaining ancient sources and sets forth the foundation on which Epicurus erected his philosophy of happy living.
An Atheist Afterlife
Price: Free! Words: 2,550. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Atheism/Agnosticism
(3.14 from 7 reviews)
A scientific theory about the possibility of an afterlife from an atheist perspective. This short and concise document deals within the realm of observable science and basic mathematics to argue that all humans are inherantly immortal.
Your God Is Too Small: 50 Essays on Life, Love, and Liberty Without Religion
Price: Free! Words: 89,760. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014 by Armin Navabi. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Atheism/Agnosticism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
These articles present the real thoughts and feelings of everyday average atheists. For billions of people around the globe, god and religion are the biggest things in their lives. But a small minority of us look out into the universe and see something so amazing that it could not possibly be the work of these tiny imagined gods.
The Rule of Freedom: The Manifesto of the Sovereign Community
Price: Free! Words: 158,800. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
From the perspective of a longtime student of political science, economics and the world of possibilities, the Rule of Freedom is about why we do not need government, why we do not want government, and why government is in fact immoral and irrational. This book explains the roots of war, police abuse, terrorism and poverty with clear evidence and examples.