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Alpha
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 218,560. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology
An exploration in the philosophy of mind, Alpha considers what it takes to be a mind. Might there be different types and, if so, what kinds of worlds do they "create?" What can minds do; what can't they? The work further considers the epistemological implications of all this in areas of scientific endeavor. A fall-out from all this is a question of the future of minds as we know them.
Beauty and Pleasure and Moderately Energetic Walking in the Lower Southern Alps
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Price: Free! Words: 100,350. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Aesthetics
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 Little Book Of Life - Book One - I to Z
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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 Beauty of Truth: Duality
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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?
The Odyssey of Enlightenment: Rare Interviews with Enlightened Teachers of Our Time
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,960. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014 and represented by CreatiVentures Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Hinduism
Pathways to Enlightenment -- from Masters of Non-dual Spirituality A chronicle of the author’s burning quest for truth, as he tirelessly questions a total of 12 spiritual teachers, including Osho, U.G. Krishnamurthi, Ramesh S. Balsekar, Papaji, Gangolli, Kiran and Andrew Cohen, amongst others. Contemplative dialogue of an unparalleled quality and depth.
Hackyu Won Too Free
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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.
Mystical Miles The 2nd Dimension of Running
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 123,680. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: September 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
Mystical Miles is a book about running and life. The book explores the sweat, chafe, racing and achievement - the 1st dimension of running. It offers insight into most levels of running. The book also explores how blisters and exhaustion can deepen understanding of running, of self, nature and life - the 2nd dimension of running. Running then deepens into a way into the heart and richness of life.
Notes Towards a New Age, Volume 2
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Series: Ed Ramsey's Philosophy, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 381,420. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Ed Ramsey lives his blue collar philosophy, which he refers to as Mavellonialism. It is his cherished hope that inviting people to immerse themselves in the ideas presented throughout the chapters listed in Volume 2, will open the eyes of the reader to the immense, invaluable and satisfying opportunity given them to come to live as mavericks, in accordance with God's fervent hope for humanity.
The Mind of Babylon
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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
The Little Book Of Life - Book One - A to H
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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.
Sri Aurobindo and the Logic of the Infinite
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Price: Free! Words: 105,710. Language: American English. Published: December 3, 2014 and represented by Auro e-Books. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
About this book, the author, Rod Hemsell says, “Most of these essays were collected in 2003, a few recent ones have been added to this edition in the sections on philosophy and mantra, but obviously the earliest already contain the same basic insights that underlie the more systematic studies that I have done since 2008, after reading Sri Aurobindo for forty years.”
Beyond the Veil~Epiphanies from God
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Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 122,540. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
Book #2 of the God Book series God's wisdom is very apparent to us in this latest book. His ability to reveal truth and disclose long-suppressed information that is relevant for the world of today and the world of many, many tomorrows simply can not be denied.
The Poetic Universe
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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.
Notes Towards a New Age
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Series: Ed Ramsey's Philosophy, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 212,180. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Ed Ramsey is a blue collar philosopher who has been living, working and writing, and developing his personal philosophy for 37 years. He refers to his philosophical approach as Mavellonialism, the art and science of sophisticated self-development, whereby the individual cultivates his or her beliefs. This philosophy is amenable to the needs of every individual, man or woman, rich or poor.
The Stimulusworks Warehouse
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 102,640. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
In this warehouse, the essential elements of life are displayed; hope waits to be examined, ingenuity anticipates a touch. Inside, the paradox shades the precept and the amusing tints the profound. Stretching one’s legs in this building, will also strengthen the mind and expand the spirit by providing an impetus that works, the inspiration to work, and a stimulus for a life’s work
Peace is Possible
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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 Physics of Spirit: God, Heaven and Human Consciousness
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 106,130. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit
Our "spirit" is the thing in us that is conscious, aware, self-aware. Our physical brain generates our conscious spirit. Consciousness is made of neurally generated electromagnetism. Electromagnetism is "light", the kind of light we see by. Our conscious being is a spirit made of light. Heaven is a real place, an environment of light where our conscious spirit can live after this life.
Sentences
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 132,910. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
Thoughts and aphorisms on art and style, psychology and self-knowledge, religion, happiness, self-interest, pride, vices and virtues, politics, thinking, illusion, and the purpose of life. Includes many quotes from a range of writers such as Blake, Dickinson, Yeats, Montaigne, Pascal, Emerson, Nietzsche and Wilde.
Searching For Prometheus--Discovering the Soul of American Medicine in the Philosophies of Traditional China
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 189,360. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
The U.S. has the most advanced healthcare system in the world, yet Americans seem to be less healthy than ever before. We need new tools to enhance our diagnostic and treatment capabilities and promote better health. Integrating aspects of alternative medical therapies like Traditional Chinese Medicine with our own could be the answer, and it can be done without compromising our science.
Ethical Empowerment: Virtue Beyond the Paradigms
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 121,770. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
This book presents an ethical theory designed to go beyond ideology in order to develop a basis for morality that transcends rigid and sometimes inapplicable rules by returning to the principle of universal love. By so doing, it provides an ethical framework for unconventional ideas and research that challenges traditional beliefs which are vested in ideological, financial and political interests