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Buddhism Fails the Test of Reason
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,320. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2012. Category: Essay » Literature
Buddhism has numerous a priori philosophical and theological difficulties. But it also has a posteroiri issues too.
Aham To Tab Bhi Tha, Jab Main Nahi Tha
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Price: Free! Words: 650. Language: Hindi. Published: December 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
It's just a philosophy based problem. In this philosophy based essay, there is also show the best result or answer of that problem... Please Read This...
Reflections on the 2012 Apocalyptic View of the World
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Price: Free! Words: 5,950. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
A reflection on the doomsday prophecy of 21 December 2012.
Difficulties with Hinduism: Reincarnation Conjoined with Illusion and the Gospel Solution
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,000. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
The doctrines of reincarnation and illusion in Hindu thought are not possible asylums for salvation. The true God has aseity and is supreme—He has the power to offer actual redemption. If everything is an illusion, that would include the Hindu concepts of reincarnation and illusion. An Apologetics Paper.
Set-Theoretic Paradoxes and their Resolution in Z-F
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 3,470. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher
Countable/Uncountable sets, Sizes of Infinity, "Hilbert Hotels", Power set, Cantor’s theorem and Paradox, Russell’s paradox, Zermelo's axioms for set theory, Essentials of Axiomatic method, Continuum Hypotheses, Unlimited Abstraction Principle and Separation Principle, Undecidability of Continuum Hypotheses in Zermelo-Fraenkel system, Note on the objections to Zermelo’s system.
Christian Ontology: God is Essential for A Varied Assortment of Truths
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,510. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
I argue that what is true depends on and presupposes what there is. I maintain this position in the face of all sundry ontic kinds and sorts since all things exist and are sustained by God. God is and He is ontologically necessary for truth. An Apologetics Paper.
How To Save The World (Not another global warming book)
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Price: Free! Words: 6,310. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
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The Mayans' prediction didn't come true but are we really out of danger? The world is still in peril and if it hasn't ended yet, it will soon if we don't do something to save it. 'How To Save The World' is not about global warming, but a reminder for all of us to change our ways before we kill the planet and ourselves along with it.
Nine Thinkers
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,600. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
Each chapter in this volume is dedicated to an idea that helped shape our world. It begins with Plato and love, then moves on to look at Aristotle and virtue, Descartes and existence, Kant's concepts and intuitions, Marx and class struggle, Freud and the subconscious, Sartre and existentialism, Rawls and justice as fairness and, finally, Júrgen Habermas and the ideal speech community.
Understanding Sartre: Existentialism is a Humanism
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Series: Understanding Philosophy, Book 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
In 'Existentialism is a Humanism', Jean-Paul Sartre defended existential philosophy from a wide range of criticisms, including a popular perception that many of its key tenets were overly pessimistic. This essay-length guide explains many of the arguments Sartre presented in the lecture, including key concepts such as abandonment, and existence preceding essence.
Essere al mondo
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Series: Studi prosofici. Price: Free! Words: 85,190. Language: Italian. Published: December 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Questo libro è un'introduzione alla biografia generale e alla prosofia, riflessione post-ontologica sull'origine di ogni darsi eventuale, senza preclusioni ideotiche. Vi è indagato il fondamento del sapere e dell'agire comune a tutti gli esseri umani, provando a rifletterlo in un meta-pensiero adogmatico, aperto al contributo attivo estetico ed etico di ciascuno.
Open Handbook
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,320. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
A guidebook on openness - principles, methodologies, and particularly the mindset and philosophy of being open. Including collaboration, open space, and network dynamics. Embracing ‘openness’ in all its forms relies upon a personal relationship with openness.
A Philosophical Approach to Anasthesia
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Price: Free! Words: 25,820. Language: British English. Published: December 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Mind & Body
Anaesthetist, you know what anaesthesia is? “YES” - You know too much. Read this book and see how little you knew. “NO, and I don't care”- A general problem, further analyzed here in order to explain how anaesthetists lost touch with their basic concepts. “NO, but I am interested” - A book for those who are not seeking simple answers to complex questions. This book is opening for neglected topics
El domino de Dios
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,230. Language: Spanish. Published: December 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
¿Existe Dios o es sólo el resultado del miedo humano? Este ensayo intenta esclarecerlo con evidencias nunca antes aportadas. Más información : www.sjarre.com.ar
Putting Away Childish Things: A New Synthesis
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 103,220. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
We compare the intellectual growth of mankind to the maturation of an individual and suggest that mankind is nearing the end of its adolescence. Without a paradigm shift mankind like an unsophisticated child is doomed to continue repeating fatal errors. Religion and science are part of our intellectual growth one being the original thesis, the other the antithesis. Synthesis requires a sorting.
The Humanist Approach to Happiness: Free Digital Sampler
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Price: Free! Words: 3,980. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
This book is provided as a free sampler of Jen Hancock’s The Humanist Approach to Happiness: Practical Wisdom and includes selected excerpts taken from several of the chapters. This sampler represents about 10% of the book. The full version goes into more detail on each of the concepts and many more and includes information on how to implement these ideas in a practical way.
Islam’s Prophet and The Messiah: A Comparison
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,640. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » History & surveys / general
Muslims profess that Muhammad is the final and greatest prophet sent from Allah. I maintain that the Qur’an is inconsistent since it ascribes outstanding attributes and titles to Jesus Christ that are not said of Muhammad. Jesus Christ is unique, exceptional, and superior; even Islamic scripture acknowledges such. An Apologetics Paper.
Slavery and The Existence of an Immutably Good God
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,860. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Xavier the atheist argues Christians cannot “reconcile their belief on slavery, God’s nature, and His proclamations on slavery” within scripture. He discussed other issues and presented a few additional claims, but the heart of his essay centered on the alleged inconsistency of an immutably good God issuing laws regulating slavery. An Apologetic Paper.
Understanding Marx: Class Struggle
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Series: Understanding Philosophy, Book 8. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,950. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Many of Karl Marx's social and economic theories have the concept of class struggle at their core. This essay length guide examines Marx's concept of class struggle, and explains its role in the revolutionary process. Topics covered include a definition of class, the dialectic development of society, and the formation of the capitalist state, and the classless society.
The Secret to the Law of Attraction
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Price: $2.83 USD. Words: 15,240. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
As you enjoy reading along with this book you will come to understand that the secret to the law of attraction is very simple when you break it down into its basic parts. Too many people make things more complicated than they need to be. This is why all too often things do not go as planned. The Secret to the Law of Attraction makes it simple.
Where in the World is God?
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Price: Free! Words: 143,080. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Neuropsychology
Where in the World is God? traces the course of an informal study of humanity’s choices today, linking them with energy-driven needs of the universe. The author examines her premises, provides extensive data collected mostly from mainstream media, and draws conclusions that link the course of humanity’s life with the long-term, evolutionary needs of the universe.