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The Road to Life by Edward E. Rochon
Price: Free! Words: 2,820. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2015. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays(1.00 from 1 review)
Two paths to wisdom compared. The seer with crystal ball and the soldier who drills. One tries to divine the future; one tries to see clearly what is immediately before him. One accumulates knowledge as a focus; one eliminates error as a focus. The soldier has the better way. The seer competes with God. The crystal ball can lie; but the truth lies before us. Some comments on Georgia Guidestones.
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.
Meet Me on the Other Side by Jeffrey Siegel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,770. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
The earth, human society, and our spirits are demanding change. Meet Me on the Other Side is about the world on the other side of that change. In quick, clear prose, the book shines a brilliant light on specific elements of contemporary life and shows how a change of focus could help to create a world after the change that serves each of us better and moves us closer to the promise of humanity.
Beauty and Pleasure and Moderately Energetic Walking in the Lower Southern Alps by Alan Hutchinson
Price: Free! Words: 101,110. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Aesthetics, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
Senses of beauty and especially pleasure drive us in all we do. Here are presented two different kinds, Alpine walking and some simple science. The last two chapters suggest what these emotions may be, how they arose and vary, and how they guide our good and bad decisions. There are 88 pictures, 514 references and 172 anecdotes. There is a web browser version: http://mewila.co.uk/html/mewila.htm
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.
Le droit à la paresse by Paul Lafargue
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,460. Language: French. Published: May 17, 2011 by Editions de L'Herne. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy
Animé d’un esprit d’une liberté étonnante, Lafargue a su trouver le ton juste pour dénoncer une aliénation du travail plus métaphysique que sociale.
Set-Theoretic Paradoxes and their Resolution in Z-F by Samuel Horelick
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 3,470. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
Countable/Uncountable sets, Sizes of Infinity, "Hilbert Hotels", Power set, Cantor’s theorem and Paradox, Russell’s paradox, Zermelo's axioms for set theory, Essentials of Axiomatic method, Continuum Hypotheses, Unlimited Abstraction Principle and Separation Principle, Undecidability of Continuum Hypotheses in Zermelo-Fraenkel system, Note on the objections to Zermelo’s system.
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!
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.
Libertarian Survivalist by JD Lovil
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 18,130. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
The long anticipated collapse is definitely coming now. If you are trying to survive, you would definitely want a Survivalist beside you in the first couple of weeks of the calamity. After that, you need a Libertarian to build a world.
Lost In The Tao - Reflections on Taoist Living by William Martin
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 17,100. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Taoist
Calling himself a "quiet revolutionary," William Martin continues to explore the Tao as a practical path for the modern person. His collections of short essay and wisdom poetry maintains the simplicity of Taoist writing while exploring the complexities of modern life and presents a truly revolutionary approach to finding joy and satisfaction in life.
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.
Poems of Death: Time for Eternity by James Hilgendorf
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,960. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Buddhist
Fifty-seven short pieces about the future of America, & the American Dream. The title refers to a passage in Walt Whitman's "Democratic Vistas", in which he states: "In the future of these States, must arise poets immenser far, and make great poems of death." Not poems as such, these poetic prose pieces explore a dimension of eternity and a new spirituality that is beginning to emerge in America.
Jesus The Second Coming 1945AD by Rob Beasley
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 71,360. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / General, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Good & evil
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...
Conventions of Thinking - An Introduction to Critical Thinking by Douglas Patterson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,410. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013. Categories: 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.
The Lost Society: The Prison Memoirs of Tyreese Malloy by King Thai
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 66,020. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Taoist
Over the course of 22 months in state prison and county jail, King Thai documented his experience in journal entries, philosophical essays, and poems. He offers an intimate look into the mind of a prisoner, the horrendous conditions of modern day chattel slavery (aka the Prison Industrial Complex),religion, and Hip Hop culture.
Antropología y Arte en Gilles Deleuze by Adolfo Sagastume
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,210. Language: Spanish. Published: June 20, 2012. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Filósofo francés contemporáneo cuyo pensamiento se inscribió inicialmente en el movimiento estructuralista y en las llamadas filosofías de la muerte del sujeto, aunque su pensamiento, creador e iconoclasta, es inclasificable. De él dijo Michel Foucault que era “el único espíritu filosófico de Francia”, y que el siglo XX sería deleuziano.
Contra Scotia by Edward E. Rochon
Price: Free! Words: 12,120. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Empiricism
Empiricism & Atheism attacked via Scottish School. Invalidity of empiricism as avenue of philosophy noted. Scientific Method, ordinary and extraordinary, empirical theories, analyzed for flaws. Noah's flood looked at. Origins of coal and oil viewed as non-organic contra Darwinism. Uniformitarianism and Catastrophism viewed in favor of latter. Summary of modern physics with critique.