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Decoding of the Lao-zi (Dao-De Jing): Numerological Resonance of the Canon's Structure
By Alexander Goldstein
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 139,850. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
As a canon, the "Dao-De Jing" is a symbolic work and its symbols transcend its context. When this is properly understood, all 81 sections of it divided into nine divisions and two halves have universal application. Any attempt to translate them with no account taken of the numerological and symbolical systems means to remove them entirely from canonical context and narrow the field of application.
The Little Book Of Life - Book One - I to Z
By alan macmillan orr
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 237,320. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
The Little Book Of Life is the definitive conversation on being human. Covering over 250 topics, from anger to animals, and war to waste. written as a dialogue with the reader, It engages you at all times, asking you to question everything you have ever believed in, but in a friendly,non-judgemental tone, and is an essential read for any person who wishes to enquire into the nature of all things.
The Essence of Medieval Philosophy
By M. James Ziccardi
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 130,600. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » History & Surveys / Medieval
"The Essence of Medieval Philosophy" takes a comprehensive look at the ideas that define Western Philosophy’s most enduring, though least understood era – the Medieval Period. In addition to offering in-depth examinations of the era’s most renowned philosophers, the book presents detailed reviews of some the era’s greatest works.
Fundamentals of Western Philosophy
By M. James Ziccardi
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 141,260. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » History & surveys / general
This work includes detailed examinations of the ideas put forth by such influential thinkers as Plato, Aristotle, Descartes, Spinoza, Leibniz, George Berkeley, John Locke, David Hume, Immanuel Kant, Arthur Schopenhauer, Bertrand Russell, Machiavelli, Thomas Hobbes, Jean-Jacques Rousseau, John Stuart Mill, and Alexis de Tocqueville.
Between the Shadow and the Flame
By Geoffrey Lee Hodge
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 281,100. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Epic in scope, "Between the Shadow and the Flame" is the allegorical retelling of the history of philosophy, religion and science, as seen through the journey of its three main characters. As they investigate the conspiracy behind a catastrophic war, Sophia, Hyle and Newman tackle larger questions about free will, God and the nature of reality itself.
In Search of the Self: The Riddle of Personal Existence
By Donald Oakley
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 299,800. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology
In Search of the Self reviews research into the neurological basis of consciousness, the potential of copying one’s personality into a silicon chip or endowing an artificial entity with self-awareness, plus an examination of beliefs about the nature of the self and its destiny after death.
The Poetic Universe
By Austin Torney
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 120,340. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
Very large compilation of universal investigations of being and the Cosmos. A few color illustrations.
The Little Book Of Life - Book One - A to H
By alan macmillan orr
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 272,490. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
The Little Book Of Life is the definitive conversation on being human. Covering over 250 topics, from anger to animals, and war to waste. written as a dialogue with the reader, It engages you at all times, asking you to question everything you have ever believed in, but in a friendly,non-judgemental tone, and is an essential read for any person who wishes to enquire into the nature of all things.
The Battle Roar of Silence: Foucault and the Carceral System
By Meinrad Calleja
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 109,960. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2013 by FARAXA Publishing (USA). Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Critical theory
The Battle Roar of Silence: Foucault and the Carceral System explores the philosophical rationales sustaining morality, law, punishment and the carceral system as part of the globalisation discourse. This is an interdisciplinary study fusing aspects of sociology and psychoanalysis in a philosophical framework to tender a politically-charged critique of contemporary modes of domination and power.
The Apple of Knowledge: Introducing the Philosophical Scientific Method and Pure Empirical Essential Reasoning
By Russell Hasan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 172,190. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology
This groundbreaking treatise on epistemology challenges the philosophies of Kant, Hume, Plato, Descartes, and Ayn Rand, and disrupts the status quo of convention wisdom on the methods and limits of human knowledge. The book explains why science achieves knowledge, shows that the mind and the brain are identical while presenting a new theory of consciousness, and proves that God does not exist.
The Ultimate of Life
By Maheshkumar Bhatt
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 109,110. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy
This book “The Ultimate of Life” is a rediscovery of my thoughts & ideas previously written under different headings those are “Why I Am Not Happy”, “Gods of Other Religions”, “Mysteries of Universe”, “Understanding Religion”, “Peeping Inside”, “Persons & Outcome of Their Relationship” and “How to Prey to be Blessed” duly included by gist & essence notes from the scriptures of all religions.
Peace is Possible
By Edmund Mazeika
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 207,780. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Peace is Possible is a personal, passionate and humorous people's plan for Peace on Earth concentrating on original solutiions to the problems confronting humanity today. This book presents an economic, social, political and spiritual solution so all life on Planet Earth can thrive for millions of years to come. Peace is Possible is fun-to-read, easy-to-understand, upbeat and optimistic.
The Mind of Babylon
By Don Wigton
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 208,760. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
Are you one of those people who look with unbelief at that craziness of the world? Are you ever concerned about being dragged away from you faith unawares? People are telling us a lot of things that sound very spiritual and good. But is it all a lie? Understanding how society thinks is the way to discover the difference between truth and dece
Aristotle - Metaphysics
By Aristotle
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 122,890. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2014 by Academy Net. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy
The Metaphysics is considered to be one of the greatest philosophical works. Its influence on the Greeks, the Muslim philosophers, the scholastic philosophers and even writers such as Dante, was immense.
God and Gods - From the books of the Bible
By Richard J. McQueen
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 141,550. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
The subject of God and Gods, 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. The truth of one God is radically opposed to polytheism. The route of the Scriptures can be read as the story of the affirmation of this truth.
The Beauty of Truth: Duality
By Alwyn
You set the price! Words: 132,270. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
Science and Religion mix within us in an uneasy fashion. Faith in a Religion or a useful Science. We develop a truce between what we believe and what we know works. Duality is intended to show these opposing views are right, and wrong. From a belief in one Reality, and using Time as the lever, allows the most important question to be answered- how does it all work together?
Hackyu Won Too Free
By Denis Howarth
Price: Free! Words: 143,360. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
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An insidious epical satire upon life and religion: large in scope, brief in presentation, written in swift haiku stanzas.
Golden Rule Libertarianism: A Defense of Freedom in Social, Economic, and Legal Policy
By Russell Hasan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 119,090. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
This book justifies libertarian politics using the Golden Rule of ethics to achieve a provocative new political theory called GOLD. GOLD defends the libertarian position on antiwar, drugs, prostitution, civil liberties, abortion rights, and gay marriage, GOLD explains why free market capitalism is necessary for freedom, and GOLD proves that capitalism helps the poor and racial minorities.
The Story Behind the Emergence of the Universe and Life
By Julien Rapp
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 112,600. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Philosophy of Science
This story follows a thread of clues tracing the deep currents of energy, motion and change from the primordial beginnings of this universe on through to the emergence of life. Along the way we examine the emergence of elements, molecules, and the early chemistry of life. We build on this for a look at self-awareness and consciousness. It concludes with some possibilities of what may come next.
Dans la gueule du tigre
By Ramesh S. Balsekar
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 114,900. Language: French. Published: July 16, 2012 by EditionAdvaita. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
Ramesh S. Balsekar était un brillant enseignant de l'Advaita. Il a réalisé sa Vraie Nature grâce à son gourou Nisargadatta Maharaj. Ce livre est une merveilleuse indroduction à l'Advaita. Les dialogues sont précis et touchent le coeur de l'Etre.