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American Theodicy: An Essay
You set the price! Words: 1,840. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Ethics, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
(3.00 from 1 review)
Theodicy is justification of evil in the world reconciled to divine power. The essay takes issue with common assumptions and offers a true reconciliation of God's power with freedom of conscience and desire.
Controlling your anger
Price: Free! Words: 770. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Mind & Body, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
this is short book about anger, and the results of anger, you'll learn about the techniques to control your anger/temper. ideas are extracted from Confucius teachings. and please excuse any bad English, as my English isn't very good.
Logic: An Essay
You set the price! Words: 3,890. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Logic, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
A new approach to logic breaks thinking down to definition of states united by relationships and processed through the transience of time. Some background material on universals, axioms of existence, time and perception are dealt with. An essay on logic reduces to an essay on linguistics.
Solving Zeno's Paradoxes
Price: Free! Words: 3,650. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
Zeno's paradoxes have mystified scientists, mathematicians, philosophers, and laymen for nearly two thousand five hundred years. Now, you can read the solution to Zeno's paradoxes in this short paper.
News from Taiwan
Price: Free! Words: 2,240. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2014 by Dimetrodon Media Arts. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays, Essay » Literature
Don't miss the latest report from Taroko Gorge on Taiwan's east coast. Here is news you can use—even if the upheavals rocking this idyllic spot are not obvious at first glance. A richly illustrated reflection on time and human endeavour. Second edition features new colour photographs plus bonus excerpts from '1001 Nights & Other Short Stories.'
Help Idea Deliver Words
Price: Free! Words: 1,710. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Experiments & Projects, Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy
There is a core idea, pregnant with potential words, which shall be delivered in time. You are invited to help excel up the process of deliverance. Kindly read the book and step in.
The Futility of Work - Volume I: Motivators
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,240. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
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The defining characteristic of humanity has long been our work, but the question as to why we labor so has never fully been answered. Today, The Futility of Work takes a long-hard look at this question and more. Volume I delves into the inner psyche as to the universal forces that motivate us all into action.
The Brain, Making Choices & the Illusion Of Free Will
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 18,620. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Free will & determinism
This book details how the brain functions and some of the implications that follow.
Найди Сокровище Внутри Себя: Учение дзэн-мастерa Тэхэнь
Price: Free! Words: 6,450. Language: Russian. Published: July 15, 2014 by Hanmaum Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Zen, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
В этой книге собраны некоторые вопросы, заданные Тэхэнь кын сыним, а также ответы на них. Через всю книгу проходит тема, заложенная в названии: в нас находится огромное сокровище, и найти его можно не где-либо ещё, а только внутри самих себя. Независимо от того, с чем мы сталкиваемся, сила с этим справиться, мудрость и энергия – всё это проистекает из нашего основания, нашей природы будды.
What Most People Don't Know...Why Am I Here?
Series: What Most People Don't Know..., Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,030. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Quantum Theory
A thought-provoking book that delves into the age old question "Why Am I Here?" and comes up with a simple but satisfying answer, based on the author's lifelong research of psychology, quantum physics, metaphysics, astrology, and The Bible.
Dorsen Gorfote's Pondering Thoughts _ Angel Wings
Price: Free! Words: 18,800. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2014 by Freedom From Rain. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Logic
A stack of compiled thoughts from Freedom From Rain’s founder and creator, Dorsen V. Gorfote. The, "questions without answers", we'll be focusing on the majority of life. [STAMP : 8-11-16 : Out of Date]
Social Progress Visions
You set the price! Words: 19,300. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
My content is inspired by social progress agents like Nelson Mandela and visionaries who can imagine ideal futures, like Utopian writers and other social science fiction writers. I hope it will provide people with inspiration and encouragement to obtain their own vision of their ideal future for themselves and their social systems.
Nous, labeur d'étoiles
Price: Free! Words: 7,390. Language: French. Published: June 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
Cet ouvrage, simple et pédagogique, permet aux lecteurs non sensibilisés aux Sciences d’accéder à des notions de base essentielles pour mieux comprendre comment est fait ce qui nous entoure. Au-delà des explications purement scientifiques, ce récit donne des clefs pour mener ses propres réflexions et propose une piste philosophique sur la naissance et le devenir de l’Homme…
A Copernican Revolution in Ethics
Price: Free! Words: 9,430. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
This book aims to answer which beings belong to the moral universe, and to examine some of the most basic ethical implications of this answer. The conclusion in short: We need to realize that humanity is not the sole object of ethics. We need a Copernican Revolution in ethics. [The book 'Speciesism: Why It Is Wrong and the Implications of Rejecting It' is an updated version of this book.]
Walden Too: Building and Living in Your Little House in the Woods
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,980. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » House plans
The book is about the philosopher Henry David Thoreau's life and work while living in the house he built at Walden Pond, and how the reader can enjoy building and living in his own little house in the woods.
Trova il tesoro interiore: Il Buddhismo e la vita quotidiana
Price: Free! Words: 7,370. Language: Italian. Published: June 16, 2014 by Hanmaum Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Buddhist
Una raccolta di domande e risposte ricorrenti ,tratte dai discorsi di Dharma della maestra Seon Daehaeng . Queste includono questioni basilari come perche' la vita sembri vuota, come diventare una persona piu' spirituale ,perche' la vita sembra ingiusta, e se esistono cose come le vite precedenti . Le sue risposte sono molto terra terra ,imbevute da un profondo senso di non dualita'.
Revista Psicología Moderna - Construyendo tu bienestar físico, mental y emocional
Price: $1.47 USD. Words: 11,710. Language: Spanish. Published: June 6, 2014 by Editorialimagen.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Mind & Body
Con enorme satisfacción es que publicamos el primer número digital de esta revista que se dedica a mejorar tu nivel de vida y ayudarte a sacar lo mejor de ti para aprovechar al máximo todo lo que nos brinda la vida.
Quoted
You set the price! Words: 1,000. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Variety of sayings, thoughts, and quotes that have a twist to them. A different take on ideas and views. It's a quick read, can be used as a reference, and something to ponder upon every now and then. Serves as a daily source for thought provoking concepts.
Understanding Dilthey: Hermeneutics
Series: Understanding Philosophy, Book 10. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,740. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Reference
This guide explains Dilthey's theory of hermeneutics in simple, easy to understand language. It covers all the important concepts including the distinction between the natural and human sciences, Dilthey's historical epistemology, and his concepts of interest and 'exegesis'.
A 21st Century American Crisis
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,270. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
A call to arms for all American citizens to get active and to rescue our Republic from its dangerous drift away from our founding principles of small, limited government; individual liberties; personal responsibilities. "The blows we struck in 2010 were a worthy start, but they were only a start. The progress we added in 2012 has been inadequate to our cause. But we are not finished."