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Education, Knowledge and Educology
By James E Christensen
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,020. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
An examination of the questions of (1) what is education, (2) what is knowledge about education and (3) how can that knowledge be organized so that it can be used fruitfully to take rational action in the educational process to pursue and achieve worthwhile intentions and purposes. Techniques of ordinary language analysis are used to illustrate how to address and answer these questions sensibly.
Kung Fu in a Cup of Tea
By Alfonso Araujo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,730. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
(5.00 from 1 review)
These brief texts are the result of 20 years of study and practice, but this is not a book about how to throw a punch or kick an opponent. Kung Fu is not a thing you do, but how you do things. It is a way to look at life. Anything you do, whether fighting or sipping tea, can be done either with or without Kung Fu. It's our decision.
Earth, Water, Wind and Fire - From the books of the Bible
By Richard J. McQueen
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 83,540. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
The subject of Earth, Water, Wind and Fire, based on thematic studies conducted by Fernando D’Amico and Jacques Wisman, is proposed in this book as a themed walk through the passages of Scripture from the Old and New Testament.Earth, water, air and fire, represented the primordial elements by which the ancient philosophy had interpreted the natural world, both physically and psychologically.
The Traditional Family of Okinawa
By Mauro Gibo
You set the price! Words: 700. Language: Portuguese. Published: November 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
The way of life in Okinawa with its traditions and customs. The meaning of the word family since ancient times through the generations.
Christianity Killed Christ; Science will be the Resurrection
By Jake Lyron
Price: Free! Words: 26,340. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
Jake writes in support of the true spirit of Christ which has been drowned in a plethora of nonsensical Christian denominations. As G.K. Chesterton commented: “Christianity hasn’t failed; it has simply not been put into practice yet.” Jake returns to Jesus’ own words “I am the truth” to rebuild a theology which holds water from both scientific and spiritual perspectives.
The Adventures of Rudi the Rational Man
By Michael Witbeck
Price: $2.99 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.
Medieval Dreams
By Donald Hill
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,930. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
This pamphlet was created for the student of dreams and explains the history of how dreams began to be used and evaluated.
Blue Star the Pleiadian - My Teachings through Transmissions Volume Three
By Celestial Blue Star
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 80,330. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Aliens and UFOs
As most of the world’s peoples have finally begun to notice, "time" is moving at an accelerated rate. Earth changes and political upheavals are ushering in a new era in human and planetary evolution. Blue Star the Pleiadian has not left any stone unturned during his long quest to bring truth to the masses.
Proscritos
By Alberto Jiménez Ure
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 20,400. Language: Spanish. Published: July 13, 2011 by Emooby. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
El libro Proscritos es la máxima de las compilaciones de pensamientos («aforismos», «apotegmas», «axiomas») del escritor venezolano Alberto Jiménez Ure: que, durante más de veinte años, diseminó mediante sus ensayos, editoriales y artículos de opinión publicados en decenas de diarios y revistas de su país y el exterior.
Broadsides & Portents
By Frederick Meekins
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 34,500. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
In day of long ago, scribes would place news and warning of importance in prominent places for the looking to heed. Today, that tradition is continued by bloggers who accomplish that honored task through the means of advanced electronic communication.
Epistemología Kantiana
By Adolfo Sagastume
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,170. Language: Spanish. Published: June 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology
Renato Descartes y David Hume habían iniciado una crítica del conocimiento humano y habían colocado la teoría del conocimiento antes de las investigaciones de orden metafísico. Lo que ellos buscaban era el origen de nuestras ideas. Para Descartes y los racionalistas las ideas eran innatas. Para Hume y los empiristas las ideas eran adquiridas.
From Socrates to Mill: An Analysis of Prominent Ethical Theories
By Jensen DG. Mañebog
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,920. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
The lectures do not only present in non-technical manner the ethical theories of the leading philosophers from Socrates to John Stuart Mill but also critically evaluate them. A handbook/textbook, it also aims to help the readers develop a conscious ethical sense and become critical in choosing a moral system to live by. Written in partnership with OurHappySchool.com, the book is very educational.
Epic Thoughts: The Best Of
By Austin Torney
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,810. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
Deep thoughts: What of forever; How energy operates; The lore and legends of the flowers;  The vault of everything; The colors; Why anything; The greenless world; All that lies between; God, or not; Existence; Being; Into the lands of the gods; God vs science; Evolution; Dark matter; Flora symbolica; The end of the earth; Nostalgic notions; The Theory of Everything; and much more.
A New Theory of Justice
By J.J. Ward
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,530. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
An attempt to get beyond "Social Contract" accounts of societal fairness (such as are found in Hobbes, Locke, Rousseau and Rawls), to a political-philosophical theory that is both more realistic and better suited to dealing with pressing questions of INjustice.
The Third Face of Coins
By Martin Kari
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 80,990. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2011 by Raider Publishing International. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
(5.00 from 1 review)
By Martin Kari
Fundamental Aristotle: A Practical Guide to the Physics
By M. James Ziccardi
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,320. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Aristotle’s "Physics" remains one of the most influential works in all of Western Philosophy. For more than a thousand years it had stood as a pillar to all philosophical and scientific thought. In "Fundamental Aristotle: A Practical Guide to the Physics", M. James Ziccardi presents all of the essential ideas presented in the work in an easy to follow format.
Conventions of Thinking - An Introduction to Critical Thinking
By Douglas Patterson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,410. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Criticism
Teaching students how to think is an oft-stated goal among educators. Teachers deal with the rules of thinking in many ways; but their effort are not always systematic. In this book, I have presented the most important rules of critical thinking framed in terms of five branches of philosophy. This textbook includes numerous assignments and exercises that illustrate the various points in the text.
Introduction To Philosophical Ethics
By Domenic Marbaniang
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,590. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
An Introductory overview of the various divisions of ethics and a practical approach to ethics in religious and non-religious situations. Concepts evaluated include: Normative Ethics, Deontological Ethics, Metaethics, Altruism, Egoism, Egotism, Utilitarianism, and myriads more.
Hybris - Aporetic Fragments
By Fernando D'Amico
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 3,820. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Hybris is a sylloge of reflections that invests some central nodes of philosophical thought. The power of rational inquiry in an attempt to break the barrier ontological, to invade the domain of metaphysics, leaving behind a jumble of fragments aporetic, often hidden, because logically refractory and non-edible.
Why I Am Not an Evolutionist
By Jensen DG. Mañebog
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,420. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
The book provides a critical evaluation of evolutionism. It answers questions like, “Is evolutionism as a worldview philosophically sound?;” “What can we reasonably say about Darwinist-evolutionistic worldview as a belief system?;” and “Is the moral philosophy that it advocates sensible?” Somewhat, it also resolves the debate on whether or not we must remove God in the sphere of morality.