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Fundamental Boethius: A Practical Guide to the Theological Tractates and Consolation of Philosophy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,230. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » History & Surveys / Medieval, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
In "Fundamental Boethius: A Practical Guide to the Theological Tractates and Consolation of Philosophy", M. James Ziccardi presents the key passages and ideas from two of Boethius’ two most influential works, the "Theological Tractates" and "Consolation of Philosophy". (Portions of this book have been extracted from M. James Ziccardi’s "The Essence of Medieval Philosophy.")
Fundamental Rousseau: A Practical Guide to The Social Contract, Emile, and More
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,940. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political, Nonfiction » Philosophy » History & Surveys / Modern
Portions of this book have been extracted in their entirety from M. James Ziccardi’s "Fundamentals of Western Philosophy", with the exception of the section dealing with "Emile", which is exclusive to this book. It is intended to serve as a primer for students of the political philosophy and especially the more important works of Jean-Jacques Rousseau.
Fundamental Descartes: A Practical Guide to the Method and Meditations
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,430. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » History & Surveys / Modern, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Rationalism
In "Fundamental Descartes: A Practical Guide to the Method and Meditations", M. James Ziccardi presents the key passages of Rene Descartes’ two most influential works, "Discourse on the Method" and "Meditations on First Philosophy". Combined with explanations from the author, this book examines in an easy to follow format Descartes’ most important contributions to Western Philosophy.
Fundamental Aristotle: A Practical Guide to the Physics
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,320. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » History & surveys / general
Aristotle’s "Physics" remains one of the most influential works in all of Western Philosophy. For more than a thousand years it had stood as a pillar to all philosophical and scientific thought. In "Fundamental Aristotle: A Practical Guide to the Physics", M. James Ziccardi presents all of the essential ideas presented in the work in an easy to follow format.
Medieval Philosophy: A Practical Guide to Roger Bacon
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,700. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » History & Surveys / Medieval, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
This book is one in a series of reviews that has been extracted in its entirety from M. James Ziccardi’s "The Essence of Medieval Philosophy". It is intended to serve as a primer for students of medieval philosophy with an emphasis on some of the more important works of Roger Bacon.
The Adventures of Rudi the Rational Man
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 61,250. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Phenomenology
Rudi, a young donut maker and logician, loses his job. A visit to the unemployment office leads to friendship with an immigrant mute and a visit from the attractive but obviously troubled Rhonda Lingo. Restless and unfulfilled, Rudi leaves his city. Years later he returns and finds work in a small muffin bakery, his only co-worker a possibly homicidal dropout from a PhD program in philosophy.
Fundamental St. Augustine: A Practical Guide to The Confessions and The City of God
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 37,930. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » History & Surveys / Medieval, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
The following is one in a series of reviews that has been extracted in its entirety from M. James Ziccardi’s "The Essence of Medieval Philosophy". It is intended to serve as a primer for students of medieval philosophy with an emphasis on some of the more important works of St. Augustine.
Homo Sapience Joseph II
Price: Free! Words: 30,080. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
This book is an attempt to define and explain existence as it actually is - according to our senses and our thoughts. Upon our senses of 'seeing, hearing, feeling and tasting' we could 'relate, apply, reflect and verify' things that are around us. This whole operation could only be undertaken by the specie of 'homo sapience' who asks the 'four fundamental questions......
Medieval Philosophy: A Practical Guide to William of Ockham
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,260. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » History & Surveys / Medieval, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
The following is one in a series of reviews that has been extracted in its entirety from M. James Ziccardi’s The Essence of Medieval Philosophy. It is intended to serve as a primer for students of medieval philosophy with an emphasis on some of the more important works of William of Ockham.
Medieval Philosophy: A Practical Guide to Duns Scotus
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,230. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » History & Surveys / Medieval, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
The following is one in a series of reviews that has been extracted in its entirety from M. James Ziccardi’s "The Essence of Medieval Philosophy". It is intended to serve as a primer for students of medieval philosophy with an emphasis on some of the more important works of Duns Scotus.
Fundamental Aristotle: A Practical Guide to the Nicomachean Ethics and Politics
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,110. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » History & surveys / general
This book is one in a series that has been extracted in its entirety from M. James Ziccardi’s "Fundamentals of Western Philosophy". It is intended to serve as a primer for students of the moral and political ideas of Aristotle.
Fundamental Plato: A Practical Guide to the Apology, Crito, Phaedo, and Republic
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,100. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » History & surveys / general
The following is one in a series of reviews that has been extracted in its entirety from M. James Ziccardi’s "Fundamentals of Western Philosophy". It is intended to serve as a primer for students of early Greek philosophy with an emphasis on some of the more important works of Plato.
El frio de la medianoche
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,980. Language: Spanish. Published: February 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Biography
¿Qué se teje en El Frio de Medianoche? Muchas historias verídicas narradas en forma novelada. La dominación de un hombre por su mujer, la agitada vida de los indios de América Latina, la pobreza del East End londinense, y la herencia genética definiendo quienes somos. Las historias tienen un fondo existencialista y abarcan los grandes temas de la vida y la muerte.
Essay: Life After Death?
Price: Free! Words: 760. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
Death doesn't exist in reality. You will live again and again, gradually developing greater states of awareness with each succeeding life. Death is perhaps one of the greatest disillusions surrounding mankind!
On Individualism and Conformity: Borat, Wall Street and the Problem with Cults
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,090. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2013 by White Sun Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
This essay embarks on a discussion of the current conceptions of individualism and identity in the United States, and how this gets warped in such a way as to actually reinforce conformity and compliance. Part of The Brain Trust series, by Jules Okapi, a series of philosophical and political essays.
Réflexions pour notre temps
Price: Free! Words: 9,600. Language: Canadian French. Published: February 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
Ce livre est le résultat de mes réflexions sur l'histoire spirituelle de l'Univers et de l'Humanité, du point de vue catholique. Je souhaite que mes propos amènent le lecteur à réfléchir, dans un monde où nous avons perdu nos repères. Si vous lisez quelques pages de ce livre et que vous avez envie de le jeter à la poubelle, … c’est qu’il est fait pour vous.
L'Interpretazione dei Detti Segreti del Vangelo di Tommaso
You set the price! Words: 16,500. Language: Italian. Published: February 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy, Nonfiction » History » Jewish
A più di sessant’anni dalla scoperta del Vangelo di Tommaso (il papiro ritrovato a Nag Hammadi nel 1945), questo libro riesce a dare un'interpretazione coerente ed efficace ai suoi detti più enigmatici restituendoci, di Gesù, il ritratto di un ateo alla ricerca del divino. Il libro è dunque una sfida avvincente per coloro che cercano il Gesù "storico".
Unified Field Theory: An Essay
Price: Free! Words: 16,530. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays, Essay » Technology
Natural forces explained by pushing forces in nature, excluding innate attraction as an attribute of matter. The science of Newton and Einstein critiqued and dismissed for the most part. Gravity, magnetism and nuclear forces dealt with. New avenues for invention and discovery are discussed. The concept of harmonic transformation opens up scientific wonders and the music of the spheres is expanded.
Princely Thoughts - A Book of Quotes
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
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A wonderful culmination of a lifetime of thoughts, experiences and endeavors, which provides the reader with insight, meaning, laughter, inspiration and entertainment, as well as offer a simple viewpoint to the wonderful life we lead.
Thought-Forms
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,250. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013 by Sai ePublications. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy, Nonfiction » New Age » Spiritualism
As knowledge increases, the attitude of science towards the things of the invisible world is undergoing considerable modification. Its attention is no longer directed solely to the earth with all its variety of objects, or to the physical worlds around it; but it finds itself compelled to glance further afield, and to construct hypotheses as to the nature of the matter and force which lie in ...