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Lion of Epicurus - Lucian and His Epicurean Passages
By Cassius Amicus
Price: Free! Words: 73,680. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
The philosophy of Epicurus is the theme of "Lion of Epicurus, Lucian and his Epicurean Passages." These selections from the Second Century AD illuminate the ideas and attitudes of the early Epicureans and are delightful reading for anyone interested in basic philosophical and religious issues. Lucian's reputation is well known, but not so well known is his Epicurean orientation.
Who Am I and Why Am I Here? - Free Introduction
By Terry Sands
Price: Free! Words: 3,150. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2010 by NewWorldPublishing. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy
This is the free introduction to Dr Terry Sands material on human evolution and the change of consciousness on our planet. We are all now affected by this transition to a new consiousness, and it will move us beyond anything we can presently imagine. For those who are working with this transformation, the road is difficult. For those who are refusing to work with it, the road is near impossible.
The Silver Lining - Moral Deliberations in Films
By Sam Vaknin
Price: Free! Words: 17,520. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Moral deliberations and philosophical dimensions in eight modern films.
Essays on God and Freud
By Sam Vaknin
Price: Free! Words: 31,740. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » History
Six essays about the alleged incompatibility between God and modern science and four essays about Psychoanalysis and its role in the landscape of modern, scientific psychology and evidence-based psychotherapies.
Warm Zen Practice: A poetic version of Dogen's Bendowa
By Tai Sheridan, Ph.D.
Price: Free! Words: 1,750. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
Poet-Philosopher and Zen Priest Tai Sheridan's Warm Zen is an easy to read poetic interpretation of Dogen's complex philosophical essay 'Bendowa'. Dogen's writing is based on the Buddhist philosophy and experience of 'no-self' and the unconditioned reality of existence-being, also called the 'dharmakaya', the mystical and transcendent body of light.
Common or Garden Dharma. Essays on Contemporary Buddhism, Volume 2
By Michel Clasquin-Johnson
Series: Common or Garden Dharma. Essays on Contemporary Buddhism. Price: Free! Words: 64,190. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
A number of shorter works that I have written over the years for which I never signed off the electronic rights - mostly because they didn't exist back then! This is the second book in the series.
Principles of Hatha Yoga
By Ratan Lal Basu
Series: YOGA and TANTRA, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
The book gives a general outline of the Hatha Yoga methods as delineated in the Book “Hatha Yoga Pradipika”, written in Sanskrit by Yogi Svatmarama during the fifteenth century A.D.
Bioethics and Population
By Sam Vaknin
Price: Free! Words: 21,970. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Issues in the ethics and practice of demography and bioengineering - population control, the right to life, cloning, and abortion.
Kenneth Sign List
By Kenneth Pranzo
Price: Free! Words: 19,330. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy
Sign List.
The Science of Faith
By Anonymous
Price: Free! Words: 91,410. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
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This collection of essays provides an exploration of the role of science in faith. Discussions include evolution, creation, identity, genetics, quantum physics, and the scientific method itself. Practical and verifiable conclusions are accomplished, prompting self-discovery and a new perspective of the natural world. PLEASE DO NOT POST A REVIEW.
The Loving Soul
By Anonymous
Price: Free! Words: 71,980. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
The Loving Soul offers timeless spiritual insights consistent with practical life and scientific knowledge. The Loving Soul explains how the world around us is inseparable from the principles of love. As our hearts search for real answers and our souls yearn for true love, The Loving Soul offers ancient wisdom with nonsectarian clarity and revelation. PLEASE DO NOT POST A REVIEW.
Glories of Yog
By Shri Paramhans Swami Adgadanandji Ashram Trust
Price: Free! Words: 22,110. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Mind & Body
Pranayam is the withdrawal of all the five senses from the physical objects and turning the mind away from the world of matter towards the Supreme Spirit...Meditation is the stillness of the flow of thoughts...
That's Funny: A Theory of Humor
By George J Cole
Price: Free! Words: 14,820. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
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Ever wondered why we find something funny or why we laugh? You might be surprised by the reason. Have you ever wondered how people make up jokes? Would you like to be able to do so? A theory of humor is arrived at through the analysis of more than eighty fine jokes. Study has never been so much fun.
The Doctrines of Epicurus - Annotated
By Cassius Amicus
Price: Free! Words: 30,060. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
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The Doctrines of Epicurus, philosopher of happiness and freedom, annotated with references from the authoritative ancient Epicurean sources.
An Introduction To The Nature Of Things
By Cassius Amicus
Price: Free! Words: 103,420. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
This ebook is devoted to the epic poem composed in 50 BC by Titus Lucretius Carus, entitled in Latin "De Rerum Natura." This poem is devoted to explaining how to live a happy life through Epicurean philosophy. The primary feature of this ebook is the complete nineteenth century translation by H.A.J. Munro, one of the foremost classical scholars of his time.
A Life Worthy of the Gods - The Life And Work of Epicurus
By Cassius Amicus
Price: Free! Words: 59,820. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
This book provides the core ancient texts which are the primary documentation for all our knowledge of the Life and Work of Epicurus, the philosopher of Happiness and Freedom.
Eastern and Western Philosophy
By Rodney Ohebsion
Price: Free! Words: 8,990. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012 by Immediex Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern
The Buddha, Lao Tzu, Confucius, Socrates, Descartes, Hume, Kant, Schopenhauer, Kierkegaard, Nietzsche, and Wittgenstein
The Tao Te Ching For The 21st Century
By Stanley Bronstein
Price: Free! Words: 5,250. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
This book contains commentaries and analysis of Lao Tzu's classic - the Tao Te Ching. Tao Te Ching translates as "The Way to Heaven."
Ahimsa (Non-Violence): In View of Indian Sages
By Shri Paramhans Swami Adgadanandji Ashram Trust
Price: Free! Words: 21,480. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
Ahimsa is a complicated question. It is a Yogic word, the word which points out to the inner spiritual Sadhana, but later on people linked it with the violence of living beings of the external world.
The Same Span of Time - The Major Works of Thomas Cooper M.D.
By Cassius Amicus
Price: Free! Words: 56,090. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
The major works on philosophy and religion by Thomas Cooper, M.D., personal friend of Thomas Jefferson and James Madison, and second president of the University of South Carolina.