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Masters of Life on Meaningful Living: Conversations between Tom, Guru Dick and Guru Harry by Tommy S. W. Wong
Series: Conversations with Guru Dick and Guru Harry · Wisdom of Life and Living · Masters of Life. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,970. Language: American English. Published: July 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
In this book, a young man, Tom, has conversations with Guru Dick and Guru Harry. In the conversations, the gurus offer contrasting views on what is meaningful living. The gurus finally give their own definitions on living a meaningful life. For those who are interested in meaningful living, this book offers a fresh perspective!
The Karma of Mao: The Incompatibility of Socialism and Marxism with Buddhist Principles by Susanna Godoy Lohse
Price: Free! Words: 25,070. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Buddhist
The Karma of Mao is a devastating critique of socialism and Marxism through the eyes of a longtime Buddhist, and award-winning author. Karl Marx and the Buddha each came up with very different solutions for the world's ills. In theory, Marxism, and/or socialism seem to be equitable systems of government, but in the end, karma runs all over the Marxist dogma.
Herr W.'s Calendar Stories by Benjamin Wegener
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,370. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social, Essay » Sociology
In a world of increasing moral ambiguity, Herr W. and his friend P take a stand – although not always the most popular or most appropriate one. An hommage to the moralist, intellectual and playwright Berthold Brecht, this collection of short moral tales presents an interesting, albeit inconsistent approach to looking at the world.
Profecías Nostraamandamus by Nostraamandamus .
Price: $5.75 USD. Words: 40,270. Language: Spanish. Published: August 28, 2013. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy
Bajo los siguientes epígrafes se encuentran predicciones y profecías escritas en y en el presente pero con visión de futuro próximo. Aunque sea por mera curiosidad, puro goce, para reflexionar, incluso si se busca una carcajada desde el escepticismo, las siguientes páginas están redactadas para la mente y consciencia humanas, para el subconsciente y la conversación versada en la moral.
Philosophical Works 2015 by Gregory Coffin
Price: Free! Words: 30,830. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
Collection of essays with an emphasis on politics, religion and abortion.
Zen and the Art of Quality by Marc Brookhuis
Series: Zen / Eastern Philosophy. Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 24,230. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Zen, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Quality is one of the most often used concepts in our existence. But what are we actually talking about? This book tries to answer this question and offers a way to look at quality. For this reason we go deeper in to Zen Buddhism: a philosophy in which quality plays a big part. About what kind of quality are we talking when it comes to Zen? In short, a research in quality in all its diversities.
Social Progress Visions by Envisioneer Eternal
You set the price! Words: 19,300. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
My content is inspired by social progress agents like Nelson Mandela and visionaries who can imagine ideal futures, like Utopian writers and other social science fiction writers. I hope it will provide people with inspiration and encouragement to obtain their own vision of their ideal future for themselves and their social systems.
Episteme Cartesiana by Adolfo Sagastume
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,470. Language: Spanish. Published: September 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Hermeneutics
Por el método cartesiano sabemos que en todo procedimiento racional, la claridad y la evidencia de todo elemento cognoscitivo, o sea, las ideas, constituyen la condición básica de todo procedimiento confiable. Descartes prueba con las matemáticas el valor universal de su método y llega a su fundamento último, esto es, a la subjetividad del hombre como pensamiento o razón para el conocimiento real.
Начала человеческой природы by George Shevyakov
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 85,150. Language: Russian. Published: September 20, 2013 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » History & surveys / general
Эта книга осмелилась ответить на вечные вопросы мироздания – откуда мы, кто мы, куда мы идем. Она достаточно безумна, чтобы оказаться верной, и достаточно легко написана, чтобы быть понятой. Ее суждения основаны на известных явлениях и научных данных и в то же время ломают многие стереотипы, которыми мы живем. Она говорит, что наше космическое будущее – ложь. Что миллионы и миллиарды внеземных цив
Understanding John Rawls: Justice as Fariness by Hercules Bantas
Series: Understanding Philosophy, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,840. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
This guide explains Rawls's concept of 'justice as fairness'. It covers such topics as the two principles of justice, the principle of fairness, the original position and the veil of ignorance, and the difference principle, as well as examining some of the criticisms levelled at Rawls's arguments.
W a n t. by Karl L. Larsen
Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 122,660. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy
W a n t. is a motivational self-help / biography geared for young adults, designed to inspire them to blaze their own paths in a difficult and challenging world.
Understanding Thomas Sowell by Richard Patterson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 107,770. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
An examination of the underlying assumptions in Sowell's libertarian analysis of society with a view to pinpointing exactly where liberals are most likely to part company with him. Starting with Sowell’s view of the role of intellectuals in our society, Patterson digs down into the conceptions of knowledge and reason underlying Sowell’s ideas about social processes, justice, and morality.
A Vision for Humanity -- Moving Mankind in the Right Direction, Rev. 3 by Jason Shohara
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 58,900. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / General, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
Where is the world going? Do the people have a clear direction of life? The world constantly talks about creating peace in the world. Yet, it still practices the business of solving its problems through wars, fighting and killing. This book offers hope and peace by inspiring mankind a vision to move towards unity, equality, and oneness in the world.
What Most People Don't Know...Why Am I Here? by William R. Hicks
Series: What Most People Don't Know..., Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,030. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Quantum Theory
A thought-provoking book that delves into the age old question "Why Am I Here?" and comes up with a simple but satisfying answer, based on the author's lifelong research of psychology, quantum physics, metaphysics, astrology, and The Bible.
Nietzsche: Superman or Clark Kent by Jim Bowden
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 9,440. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2013. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Good & evil
This is a collection of essays, including the title one, in which various people are skewered (Nietzsche, Bertrand Russell, Freud, Socrates) and various subjects are given a twist. There are a few stories for comic relief, like the one about the orchestra leader who liked to play with his baton in public.
Fundamental Plato: A Practical Guide to the Apology, Crito, Phaedo, and Republic by M. James Ziccardi
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,100. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2013. Categories: 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.
The Psalms of Mortality, Volume 10: The Humanus Magnus Awakens by Henry M. Piironen
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,260. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Scandinavian Poetry, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / existentialism
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.
Kwatz! by Charles Webb
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,170. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
There may be no path to follow or method to use to attain realization, enlightenment, waking up, satori…but it is often said that if the fruit is ripened fully it will fall from the tree more readily. Kwatz! shakes the tree a bit.
La république des oiseaux by Jules Michelet
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,650. Language: French. Published: April 28, 2011 by Editions de L'Herne. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy
Ces pages sur la nature et les animaux sont à la fois très lyriques et d’une grande justesse, en particulier lorsqu’il s’agit de décrire leurs mœurs, à la fois familières et étranges. Ami des bêtes (comme Victor Hugo), il en défendra la cause auprès des hommes de son temps.