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Philosophical Works 2010-2014
Price: Free! Words: 57,290. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
The following is a collection of works that I have written that address a wide range of topics, including politics, economics, philosophy, morality and more.
As The Universe, So The Soul: Unifying Our Consciousness And Reality
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,750. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics, Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy
A concise discussion regarding how we all possess the ability to dictate the shaping of that which constitutes our reality.
Tolerance is NOT a Virtue.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,360. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Why our modern idea of 'Tolerance' is a destructive vice, rather than a helpful virtue. In the first of a series called 'Bloody Nonsense', the author explains how to free our thinking and behaviour from the grudging acceptance of things we disagree with, and helps us towards the freedom to stand up against things that are wrong.
Sunderkand (Hindi)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,680. Language: Hindi. Published: January 6, 2015 by Sai ePublications & Sai Shop. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Hinduism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Hindu
शान्तं शाश्वतमप्रमेयमनघं निर्वाणशान्तिप्रदं ब्रह्माशंभुफणीन्द्रसेव्यमनिशं वेदांतवेद्यं विभुम्‌। रामाख्यं जगदीश्वरं सुरगुरुं मायामनुष्यं हरिं वन्देऽहं करुणाकरं रघुवरं भूपालचूडामणिम्‌॥ 1॥ शांत, सनातन, अप्रमेय (प्रमाणों से परे), निष्पाप, मोक्षरूप परमशांति देनेवाले, ब्रह्मा, शंभु और शेष से निरंतर सेवित, वेदांत के द्वारा जानने योग्य, सर्वव्यापक, देवताओं में सबसे बड़े, माया से मनुष्य रूप में दिखनेवाले,
Gay Gene
Price: $2.15 USD. Words: 4,030. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
When we think about postmodernism we have to consider its implication in every aspect of society and none would doubt that homosexuality is one of these major implication especially for the contemporary church. The influence of relativism and the paradigm shift in humanity made homosexuality not just acceptable, but in many cases a norm.
Brasil: O País de Plástico
Price: $2.15 USD. Words: 8,100. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
Um olhar para o Brasil que sonha em ser um país relevante no cenário mundial, enquanto ainda lhe resta uma grande tarefa em lidar com seus insolúveis problemas internos, o que inclui a árdua tarefa de despertar em seus cidadãos o sentimento e o dever de exercerem com responsabilidade seus direitos cívicos.
O Pessimismo Nacional
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,080. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
Este livro é inspirado na pequena obra de Manuel Laranjeira, O Pessimismo Nacional: Ou de Como Os Portugueses Procuram Soluções (Lisboa: Padrões Culturais, 2008). Quando li a obra de Manuel Laranjeira pela primeira vez há alguns anos fiquei logo impressionado com algumas das semelhanças sofridas pelo povo português no início do Séc. XX e que tanto se parece com aquilo que vivemos hoje no Brasil.
Jean-François Lyotard: A Response to Jean-François Lyotard's View of Postmodernism and the Denial of the Metanarratives
Price: $1.85 USD. Words: 3,950. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
A response to Jean-François Lyotard’s view of postmodernism and the denial of the metanarratives
Scourge I: The Demise of Critical Thinking in the Age of The Secret
Price: Free! Words: 42,590. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental health, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / existentialism
It could well have been called The Demise of Critical Thinking in the Age of Donald Trump as it parallels a similar mentality that pre-empted the rise of Hitler. The Secret being emblematic of the social milieu we are finding ourselves in. It shows how easily we give away our power to quacks and con-men. That's if we fail to think critically, instead to abandon our sanity to reckless delusion.
Life Lessons
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,010. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
A chance discovery. Words of wisdom buried in a box of papers. Prior to his death, a father shares his life lessons through colorful anecdotes of a well-lived life. Some are humorous, some profound, on a myriad of subjects from hot peppers to cars to lying. This assembly is a daughter’s tribute to her father’s recollections on lessons he learned, sparking her own retrospection.
Plato's 7 Early Period Dialogues
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 76,170. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
7 Early Dialogues : In these dialogues, Socrates is the central character, and is believed to be expressing his own views. These are the only remaining record of Socrates' teachings; hence these are known as the Socratic dialogues. Apology (the Death of Socrates) Crito Charmides, or Temperance Laches or Courage Lysis, or Friendship Euthyphro Ion
The Meaning of Life: An Examination of Purpose
Price: Free! Words: 26,460. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
“What is the meaning of life?” Can we answer such a monumental question with the limited knowledge we have, and does the question even have an answer in the first place? The answer to both questions is "yes." There are certain and universal answers to the question, and we can provide these answers based on what we know about the world. Or so this book argues.
Some Games We Souls Like to Play on the Earth
Series: Wellbeing. Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 21,470. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy, Nonfiction » New Age » Spiritualism
Some parts of this iccle book may make you angry, and anger produces some good games, such as judgement. Judgement is a good game, and you may judge me. Let’s see eh? Come in, come play, the ‘party’ is ready to begin. Remember to bring your body (you can’t hate or laugh or scratch you butt without it).
Chanakya's Immortal Words
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,380. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
In ancient times, this type of writing was very popular. Chanakya also used this type of writing. The basis of these quotes is educating the people. In other words, Chanakya’s thoughts towards politics, religion, and economics are presented for the common man through these quotes so that they can easily understand the serious and complex topics covered in daily life.
Dimensions of Arthur C. Clarke
You set the price! Words: 13,340. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Criticism
Sir Arthur C. Clarke invented Satellite communications and wrote some of the best science fiction of the 20th century. He also wrote about his passion, scuba diving, having lived most of his life in Sri Lanka, where the diving is good. From there, he fought with humane intelligence against the insanity of the Cold War, and for the “spiritual” evolution of humanity, until his death in 2008.
Why A Hindu Can't Be An Atheist
Price: Free! Words: 12,780. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Hindu
This is an age where religion is an oft discussed subject. Any discussion on Hinduism has to be based on two pillars - that of its concept of God and Moksha, based on the idea of life after death and rebirth. When you go through this book you will understand the fact that a true Hindu can never be an Atheist.
Your God Is Too Small: 50 Essays on Life, Love, and Liberty Without Religion
Price: Free! Words: 89,760. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014 by Armin Navabi. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Atheism/Agnosticism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
These articles present the real thoughts and feelings of everyday average atheists. For billions of people around the globe, god and religion are the biggest things in their lives. But a small minority of us look out into the universe and see something so amazing that it could not possibly be the work of these tiny imagined gods.
Философия в стихах
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,400. Language: Russian. Published: December 12, 2014 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
С формальной стороны, перед вами рифмованный курс лекций. По нему можно освоить основы философии по всем темам, кроме раздела «Методы и формы научного познания» (он слишком специален для стихов). Преподаватели философии и родственных дисциплин могут использовать этот материал в своей работе, студенты могут блеснуть его знанием. А с неформальной стороны, это плод стремления автора подвести итоги св
An Introduction to the Later Wittgenstein for Students
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,760. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
This book, which grows out of eight years of teaching the later Wittgenstein, focuses on his great work, Philosophical Investigations. After a brief resume of the background that led him to change his approach to philosophy dramatically, it addresses the two main subjects of the Investigations, language and the mind, and concludes with reflections on the scope and place of his work.
Pollen Grains
Price: Free! Words: 2,410. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
Pollen Grains consists of 28 poems dealing with growth and transformation. It is thought provoking as well as entertaining. Palul starts with detail and moves to the general, invoking those ideas that are transcendent.