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How Do You Know You're Reading a Book? And Other Strange Questions Answered By Old Greek Guys
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,340. Language: American English. Published: January 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
How do you know you're reading right now? To many it seems obvious, but to a strange group of people—philosophers—it's not so obvious. This book is a humorous look at philosophy's strange answers, and even stranger people. Included are original sources, summaries, questions to think about, and paradoxes about knowledge and nuclear fission.
The Final Answer to Everything
Price: Free! Words: 5,380. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
Einstein was right about the Block Universe, as all at once, but there is a more to it, of there being no absolutes, everything relative to but itself, and so it cannot be affected by anything outside of it, and, it, thus, just is, making it eternal, with infinite scenarios, one of which is ours.
A Query into the Rede
Price: Free! Words: 11,460. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Witchcraft and wicca, Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy
A Circle of six Wiccans trained in Western philosophy discuss the Wiccan Rede in an attempt to understand it better. Is it ever possible to do no harm? Who or what should not be harmed? Does the Rede really direct Wiccans to avoid harming others? A philosophical investigation into one of the key tenets of Wicca.
Descartes’ Dreaming Doubt: A Christian Solution
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,070. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2013. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
Selected similar features concerning waking and dreaming renders it plausible that a dream could appear as genuine reality. Descartes argues that similar thoughts men have while awake can occur while asleep--it is plausible that a dream could feel real, then, for all men know, we are dreaming. I contend that Christian ontology that extend from it provide a means to discern reality from a dream.
God’s Immutability and The Self-defeating Notion of Materialistic Naturalism
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,490. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
The immutable God of Christian theism provides the essential pre-environment for immutable necessities. Strict materialistic atheism, due to its mutability, cannot supply the necessary a priori conditions for immutable truths; therefore it results in absurdity.
Book of an Owl
You set the price! Words: 9,750. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013 by Unicorn & Pegasus Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Aesthetics
Book of an Owl places certain undefined and imperfect spirituality and philosophy which we come through our daily life. there is love, wisdom, loss, solitude, loneliness, and possibly everything that make us human beings and prey of the time and space...
Desire, History, State and the Destiny of Man in Hegel
You set the price! Words: 12,270. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
This book explains the core concepts of the philosophy of history of Hegel. For the reader interested also in the metaphysical view of Hegel, I refer to my other ebook, “The essential Hegel for the 21st Century” which includes also the content of this ebook.
Buddhism Fails the Test of Reason
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,320. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2012. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
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
Price: Free! Words: 650. Language: Hindi. Published: December 28, 2012. Categories: 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
Price: Free! Words: 5,950. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
A reflection on the doomsday prophecy of 21 December 2012.
Difficulties with Hinduism: Reincarnation Conjoined with Illusion and the Gospel Solution
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,000. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2012. Categories: 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
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 3,470. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
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
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,510. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2012. Categories: 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)
Price: Free! Words: 6,310. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays, Nonfiction » Social Science » Global society studies
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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.
Understanding Sartre: Existentialism is a Humanism
Series: Understanding Philosophy, Book 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
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.
Open Handbook
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,320. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2012. Categories: 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.
El domino de Dios
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,230. Language: Spanish. Published: December 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
¿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
The Humanist Approach to Happiness: Free Digital Sampler
Price: Free! Words: 3,980. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
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
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,640. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012. Categories: 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
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,860. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012. Categories: 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.