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Why We Should Go Vegan
Price: Free! Words: 18,290. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
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Should we go vegan? The unambiguous conclusion of this short book is "yes". This conclusion is reached through a broad examination of the consequences of our not being vegan – both in relation to human health, environmental pollution, the risk of the spread of diseases, and in relation to the beings we exploit and kill. The bottom line: We have a strong ethical obligation to go vegan.
The Slave Mind: Mental Slavery in the 21st Century
Price: Free! Words: 23,750. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
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The Slave Mind explores the various methods our modern enslavement system uses to control and manipulate society, and what we can do to break free from its influence. In this book, we will see how the system uses money, the media, politics and religion to provide a state of fear and ignorance that keeps us under its control.
Owner of the House
Price: Free! Words: 1,100. Language: American English. Published: October 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Humanism
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Telemarketers: the true story of how my son and I beat the machine and had a good laugh doing it.
The Subtle Change from Principles to Rules
Price: Free! Words: 3,160. Language: American English. Published: June 20, 2012. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
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In the lazy summer days of 2007, the world appeared to be getting its groove back. Few, if any, were the signs pointing to the financial catastrophe that was about to unfold. Yet despite the feeling of relative calm and optimism, it was clear that a permanent change was occurring at the very base of society. The Subtle Change from Principles to Rules explores this change and its implications.
The Epic of Gilgamesh, the Teachings of Siduri and How Siduri's Ancient Advice Can Help Guide Us to a Happier Life
Price: Free! Words: 17,720. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
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This book contains the complete text for the Epic of Gilgamesh based, as much as possible, on the original Old Babylonian tablets. It also discusses both the teachings of Siduri and how Siduri's ancient advice can help guide us to a happier life.
Seek Wisdom, Practice Kindness
Price: Free! Words: 19,070. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Religion and self-improvement, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
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Seek Wisdom, Practice Kindness is a personal philosophy as well as a theory on the workings of the human mind. Topics dealt with include honesty, knowledge, evolution, impulses, emotions, status, sex, marriage, religion, gods, death, violence, abortion, boundaries, and reflection spaces. The book has evolved over the years, and this latest version is the third edition.
A Few Days In Athens - With Notes and Appendix by Cassius Amicus
Price: Free! Words: 70,080. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
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"A Few Days With Epicurus" contains the complete text of Frances Wright's 1820 Masterpiece "A Few Days In Athens, with an introduction, notes, and Appendix "Elemental Epicureanism" by Cassius Amicus. Thomas Jefferson stated that Wright's book was "a treat to me of the highest order," and her work stands today as the most important defense of Epicurus composed since the ancient world.
Introducing Morris The Cat
Price: Free! Words: 2,690. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Meditation
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Enjoy the rhythmic poetry of Morris Denwiddie as he muses about popular topics such as children, dealing with the life's difficulties, and reflections of money. Each poem is humorous and thought-provoking.
Overcoming Your Fears
Price: Free! Words: 2,250. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Mind & Body
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This book is intended to give the reader an understanding of the impact of fear in their lives and several simple methods they can use to conquer their fears.
The Top Ten Things Dead People Want to Tell YOU: 15 Minutes Practical Summary
Price: Free! Words: 9,250. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Movements / humanism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / existentialism
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If you could live your life all over, what would you do differently? Let’s imagine that tomorrow will be the last day of your life. Do you have any regrets concerning the things you did or didn't do? If your answer is YES, you just have to READ THIS BOOK. You’ll learn some useful, easy to use techniques to master your life and get free of regret.
Consciousness Beyond the Body: Evidence and Reflections
Price: Free! Words: 94,450. Language: Australian English. Published: February 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Research, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
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'Consciousness Beyond the Body' presents the latest theories, research, and applications of out-of-body experiences (OBEs) and other consciousness states that transcend the limitations of one's physical body space. As a modern compilation on the topic, the book aims to meld contemporary scientific evidence with the latest and most compelling practical applications of OBEs.
The Zen of Times
Price: Free! Words: 11,010. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Buddhist
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First and foremost, I would just like to clearly state that fat is not ugly, as most people would preferably perceive. I do want to state, that fat is unhealthy and can cause a multitude of health related problems that are proportionally related to your diet.
Thoughts About Life and How To Improve It
Price: Free! Words: 3,780. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
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Some personal thoughts on God, the meaning and purpose of life and what to do to achieve your own personal happiness. Reviews are welcome - Thanks.
Meaning: the History of Western Philosophy
Price: Free! Words: 41,020. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
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This engaging and educational work examines the history of western philosophy and many of the greats who contributed to it, beginning with Socrates and Plato and ending with Nietzsche, Sartre and Camus. It provides an introduction to key western schools of thought and represents a valuable reference tool for philosophy students, while also showing how these philosophies are applicable today.
101 Spiritual Quotes
Price: Free! Words: 3,190. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Buddhist
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This is a short book with 101 of my favourite spiritual quotes in it for your easy access. I have compiled these quotes as motivation and inspiration for you when you need it
The Tao of Tennis
You set the price! Words: 6,630. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Tennis
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The classic Tao Te Ching adapted for life on the tennis court. Ancient Eastern wisdom as the basis for practical advice to play and coach your best. Written by a professional tennis instructor with a degree in philosophy and English. Play your best tennis, live your best life! ** Recommended by legendary tennis guru Allen Fox, and by eminent professor of Chinese philosophy Roger T. Ames. **
The Zen Wheel of Life Mantra: A Song of Luminous Wisdom and Love
Price: Free! Words: 2,240. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
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Poet-Philosopher and Zen Priest Tai Sheridan 's Wheel of Life Mantra is a poetic expression of the Bhavacakra, an ancient mandala that presents the most significant wisdom teachings of Buddhism. It is used to contemplate the causes and conditions of suffering, and as a guide to non-dual wisdom, loving kindness, compassion, and equanimity.
The Meditative Beauty of Reading
Price: Free! Words: 10,420. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Aesthetics, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Meditations
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A philosophical exploration of the value of reading, by an introvert with a deep interest in literature, philosophy and religion.
Happiness - The IDGF Theory
Price: Free! Words: 3,410. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
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The title says it all.
Hell Is Not the Issue
Price: Free! Words: 64,920. Language: American English. Published: December 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Theology / Eschatology, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Good & evil
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Have you ever asked yourself, "How can a loving, merciful God send millions of people to Hell forever without hope?" Not only does this book address the hope that exists for all who are not found written in the Book of Life, but it makes the entire issue of Hell and Satan make sense. God is interested in creating a win-win for everyone, and not even Hell is exempt from God's glorious plan.