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The Adventures of Rudi the Rational Man
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 61,250. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Rudi, a young donut maker and logician, loses his job. A visit to the unemployment office leads to friendship with an immigrant mute and a visit from the attractive but obviously troubled Rhonda Lingo. Restless and unfulfilled, Rudi leaves his city. Years later he returns and finds work in a small muffin bakery, his only co-worker a possibly homicidal dropout from a PhD program in philosophy.
Return to Innocence
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 18,440. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference
Parents; You're raising a world citizen. You're creating a humanity that lives in higher consciousness & awareness, a society that is free from fear. A people who some day will make major decisions regarding your life. That's the realm of possibility when we raise children
Hegel's Shorter Logic: An Introduction and Commentary
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,750. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2013 by Gegensatz Press. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Idealism
Eric v.d. Luft's revision and expansion of John Grier Hibben's classic work on Hegel's Logic.
Understanding Sartre: Existentialism is a Humanism
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Series: Understanding Philosophy, Book 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
In 'Existentialism is a Humanism', Jean-Paul Sartre defended existential philosophy from a wide range of criticisms, including a popular perception that many of its key tenets were overly pessimistic. This essay-length guide explains many of the arguments Sartre presented in the lecture, including key concepts such as abandonment, and existence preceding essence.
The Complete Political Internet
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 41,440. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
This compilation contains five guides that answer some of the political questions introduced by the growth of the Internet. The compilation is comprised of: Citizen Power and the Internet, The Propaganda Model and the Internet: Smashing the Gateway, Ricoeur's Hermeneutic Arc and the Internet: The Changing Narrative Landscape, Democracy and Postmodern Identity, and Democracy and the Internet.
Book of the Forest Path: New Translations of Lao Tzu and Kuo Hsiang
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,400. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
Offers new perspectives on and translations of ancient Taosim, by philosophy professor Crispin Sartwell
All I Bring is Myself: Reflections in the Art of Psychotherapy
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 89,600. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing
All I Bring is a psychotherapist's journal recounting experiences in a big city closed ward, a county honor camp and private practice. Her decisions affected many lives as she was also altered by the experience. Humor, pathos and mystery are disclosed in an engaging narrative.
Fundamental Plato: A Practical Guide to the Apology, Crito, Phaedo, and Republic
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,100. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » History & surveys / general
The following is one in a series of reviews that has been extracted in its entirety from M. James Ziccardi’s "Fundamentals of Western Philosophy". It is intended to serve as a primer for students of early Greek philosophy with an emphasis on some of the more important works of Plato.
Readings for the Soul
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,060. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
Do Not Be Afraid to change your life and your world, I say Do Not Be Afraid. Emerging Christian Author Dr. Christopher D. Handy proudly announces the release of his newest book "Readings for the Soul", this powerful book shares encouraging messages of hope to empower people from all walks of life and the Church not to be afraid to reach out to your fellowman and make a difference in the world.
La tromba dell’ultimo giudizio contro Hegel ateo ed anticristo. Un ultimatum
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Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 51,400. Language: Italian. Published: April 13, 2014 by Edizioni Immanenza. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy
“(...) se la fedele osservanza del principio hegeliano vale come un titolo di merito, in base al quale viene garantita l'ammissione agli uffici pubblici, allora tutti i giovani he-geliani dovrebbero essere, di colpo, insigniti di cariche e onori, mentre i vecchi hegeliani dovrebbero immediatamente perdere i loro uffici ed essere cacciati dalle cattedre. Ma sono questi ultimi ad essersi piuttosto a
O Leão & A Gazela: Dialética do Esclarecimento
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 14,230. Language: Portuguese. Published: April 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Empiricism
Na África, durante todas as manhãs, um grupo de leões (acredita-se famintos) sai em busca de suas presas e, por ocasião, deparando-se com um grupo de gazelas, começa-se então a caçada. Dentro desse contexto - após a necessária e devida pausa para reflexão - responda-se a seguinte indagação: “Todas as gazelas perseguidas nessa caçada, dentro do contexto
A Few Days In Athens - With Notes and Appendix by Cassius Amicus
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Price: Free! Words: 70,080. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
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"A Few Days With Epicurus" contains the complete text of Frances Wright's 1820 Masterpiece "A Few Days In Athens, with an introduction, notes, and Appendix "Elemental Epicureanism" by Cassius Amicus. Thomas Jefferson stated that Wright's book was "a treat to me of the highest order," and her work stands today as the most important defense of Epicurus composed since the ancient world.
Democracy and the Internet
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Series: The Connected World, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,960. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Computer communication technologies, such as the Internet, are now integral to many democratic public spheres throughout the world. The question is how they impact the democratic process. Using several real world examples and the deliberative democracy theories of Rawls, Habermas, and Dryzek, this book looks at how technology has influenced the political process, and its effect on citizen power.
Summer Forevers - Book #4 of 4 of the poetry book series: Season of Fours
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Series: Season of Fours, Book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,070. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
This is book #4 of the poetry book series, Season of Fours, by Richard Del Connor. This poetry was written during the early 1980s before transforming into The Coyote in 1984. Richard lived in Santa Monica and Venice Beach while writing this book about an endless Summer that lasted for several years as he worked for Fleetwood Mac, Frank Zappa, and performed with his rock band, The Rich.
Jesus The Second Coming 1945AD
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 71,360. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / General
In 1945, in upper Egypt, an ancient library was discovered by farmers. In this 1700 plus year old library was a long lost collection of 114 Jesus Sayings. 50 of those sayings have not been seen by many of the folks that follow religions. This refreshing take on Jesus shows that he may have been more a philosopher. A man of knowledge not belief. But if these are accurate teachings...
A Baby Boomer's Take on Life
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,800. Language: Australian English. Published: June 13, 2012. Category: 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.
Nine Thinkers
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,600. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
Each chapter in this volume is dedicated to an idea that helped shape our world. It begins with Plato and love, then moves on to look at Aristotle and virtue, Descartes and existence, Kant's concepts and intuitions, Marx and class struggle, Freud and the subconscious, Sartre and existentialism, Rawls and justice as fairness and, finally, Júrgen Habermas and the ideal speech community.
Decodelink: BOOK THREE... Finding Peace of Mind Through Progressive Self Reflection
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,540. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / existentialism
In this the THIRD book of the four-book Decodelink series, you are taken on a journey of true self reflection to find a peace of mind and spirit that will carry you through any obstacles in life and to help you live a better existence. Through meditation, we can achieve an inner glow. This book walks us through the steps of a meditation practice long forgotten that can change life in ten days.
The Psalms of Mortality, Volume 10: The Humanus Magnus Awakens
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,260. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Scandinavian Poetry
The Psalms of Mortality are a thematically organized collection of aphorisms that border poetry in literature style. The chapters are rich in metaphors and powerfully expressive in the existential- and psychological thoughts on liberty, elevation of self-worth, love and value of life, while placing strong critique on cultural values that suppress psychological- and social freedom.
Revista Psicología Moderna - Construyendo tu bienestar físico, mental y emocional
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Price: $1.47 USD. Words: 11,710. Language: Spanish. Published: June 6, 2014 by Editorialimagen.com. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Con enorme satisfacción es que publicamos el primer número digital de esta revista que se dedica a mejorar tu nivel de vida y ayudarte a sacar lo mejor de ti para aprovechar al máximo todo lo que nos brinda la vida.