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Enlightenment How? The Lies and Evasions of Steven Pinker
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 20,330. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Author Douglas Sczygelski argues that Steven Pinker's recent bestseller, "Enlightenment Now," is both dishonest and ridiculous. Pinker says we can solve the global warming problem, but never discusses how we might find the political will to do so. He wants to build a huge number of nuclear power plants, but never explains why liberal politicians and pundits have not endorsed that idea.
Наше Неумение Рушить (Социальное Эссе)
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free until May 10, 2019!) Words: 9,700. Language: Russian. Published: May 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy, Essay » Sociology
In Russian. Это эссе о нашем консумативном обществе, которое создаёт искусственные вещи, но /не умеет их разрушать/ потом. Оно начинается философскими размышлениями о мире, а потом рассматриваются ряд конкретных случаев такого неумения как: революции и войны, устарелые моральные нормы, моральный износ товаров, мусор разного вида, и другие), предлагая на ходу и указания о том, что нужно делать.
ESOTERIC ISLAM: A Hermetic Perspective on Islamic Traditions
Price: Free! Words: 62,820. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / Koran & Sacred Writings, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Hermeneutics
'ESOTERIC ISLAM' includes the interpretation of Islamic traditions by use of the hermetic arts of Astrology and Alchemy.
Im A Bit Crazy And You?
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,140. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Free will & determinism
Retrospection and humoristic challenges of many holy grail topics that is relevant to any living human life and perceptions. This Crazy Scripts test the reasoning of your mind on multiple levels and awaken inquiring perception of otherwise gullable interactions with all the impressions of our daily life .in a modern world.
Our Inability To Destroy (Social Essay)
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free until April 30, 2019!) Words: 11,880. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy, Essay » Sociology
This is an essay about the contemporary consumer society, that creates artificial things but /is unable to destroy them/ later. It begins with philosophical reflections about the world and then observes some concrete cases of such inability like the: revolutions & wars, outdated moral norms, obsolescence of the things, garbage of different kind, and proposes some directions in which have to work.
The Claregate Method
Price: $2.40 USD. Words: 7,240. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2018 by The Claregate Trust. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Mind & Body, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
The triumph of science over the last four hundred years has brought untold wealth, comfort and knowledge to billions of people. But it has a downside. The focus of the microscope has become so spellbinding we are no longer so aware of our surroundings.
Die Hoffnung, die aus der Zukunft kam - Eine Zeitreisegeschichte
Price: Free! Words: 155,530. Language: German. Published: April 19, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Jonathan macht sich auf, die Welt zu retten, David macht sich auf, die Welt zu verlassen, Hope macht sich auf, einen einzigen Menschen zu retten. Sie alle erfahren, dass die Vergangenheit, die Gegenwart und Zukunft immer miteinander verbunden sind.
Meditating by Coffee
Price: Free! Words: 5,920. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2018 by Mind Light Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Zen, Nonfiction » New Age » Meditation
Drinking a cup of coffee brings to mind various images... sitting in a coffee house with friends, sharing conversation... waking up in the morning with a hot cup of java to open your eyes and get you going... and quiet moments of contemplation over a mug of steaming coffee... Meditating by Coffee offers mindful meditations you can engage in with your eyes open and a cup of coffee in hand.
We Need To Talk About This - Chapter 6 Only
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
This is Chapter 6 (Lives not worth living) from the book "We need to talk about this". We will soon be able to order babies with brightly fluorescent skins and stellar IQs who will be excellent pianists or basketball players. But should we really design our children according to specifications and reject who does not meet the specs?
We Need To Talk About This - Chapter 5 Only
Price: Free! Words: 5,000. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
This is Chapter 5 (Technological mistakes) from the book "We need to talk about this". We will soon be able to order babies with brightly fluorescent skins and stellar IQs who will be excellent pianists or basketball players. But should we really design our children according to specifications and reject who does not meet the specs?
We Need To Talk About This - Chapter 3 Only
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,450. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
This is Chapter 3 (Accepting ourselves) from the book "We need to talk about this". We will soon be able to order babies with brightly fluorescent skins and stellar IQs who will be excellent pianists or basketball players. But should we really design our children according to specifications and reject who does not meet the specs?
We Need To Talk About This - Afterword Only
Price: Free! Words: 1,380. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
This is the afterword to the book "We need to talk about this". We will soon be able to order babies with brightly fluorescent skins and stellar IQs who will be excellent pianists or basketball players. But should we really design our children according to specifications and reject who does not meet the specs?
We Need To Talk About This - Foreword Only
Price: Free! Words: 4,100. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
This is the foreword to the book "We need to talk about this". We will soon be able to order babies with brightly fluorescent skins and stellar IQs who will be excellent pianists or basketball players. But should we really design our children according to specifications and reject who does not meet the specs?
We Seek To Rule: Modern Life in the Spirit of The Mozi
Price: Free! Words: 107,430. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
Proposes how the ancient Chinese philosophy of Mohism can be applied in modern times.
Forke's Mozi
Price: Free! Words: 92,700. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
The ancient Chinese book The Mozi was first translated into a western language by Alfred Forke in 1922 when he translated it into German. This is a translation of that translation into English.
Comments on George Murphy's Article (2018) "The Nuts and Bolts of Creation"
Series: Reverberations of the Fall. Price: $1.80 USD. Words: 6,140. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion & Science, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
Rev. George Murphy, M.Div. and Ph.D. (Physics), investigates resonances between the Christian doctrine of creation and scientific knowledge. He has done so for 40 years. These comments re-articulate his argument using a category-based model of "the object that brings all into relation", expressed in the highest level of the society tier, for the presence underlying the word "religion".
Avadhuta Gita - A Modern Interpretation
Price: Free! Words: 25,130. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
Avadhuta Gita, an extraordinary text composed by Dattatreya is the epitome of nondualism. This book is an interpretation of it in a simple and modern language.
Il Metodo Claregate
Price: $2.40 USD. Words: 7,420. Language: Italian. Published: April 6, 2018 by The Claregate Trust. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Mind & Body, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Questo eBook è un’ampia introduzione al Metodo Claregate, grazie al quale possiamo accedere al nostro inconscio e stabilire con esso una profonda comunicazione, imparando a comprendere il significato di particolari simboli e immagini.
El Mundo como espejo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,280. Language: Spanish. Published: April 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy
Ensayo sobre la relación entre el pensamiento y su entorno.
Speculations on Thomism and Evolution
Series: Re-Articulations · Reverberations of the Fall. Price: $1.80 USD. Words: 4,930. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion & Science
Michael Chaberek, O.P., publishes a book titled Aquinas and Evolution (2017). The next year, Nicanor Austriaco, O.P., responds in the Witherspoon Institute's Public Discourse Forum, defending "Thomistic Evolution". This essay re-articulates the concepts in this defense, relying of the category-based nested form. In the end, living forms are rendered as mysteries compatible with the Word.