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The Imperfect Perfectionist
Price: Free! Words: 76,260. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
I am currently a student at the university of Nairobi in Kenya where i am pursuing a Bachelor's degree in Medicine and Surgery. I take you through my life from being a village boy, a brief stint surviving on the streets fighting for food with the street children and finally my life in medical School. other topics touch on polygamy, faith, prayers, the Trinity, forgiveness and many other topics
Speciesism: Why It Is Wrong, And The Implications of Rejecting It
Price: Free! Words: 27,910. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
The aim of this book is to attack our speciesism, both by showing that it is wrong, and by examining the implications of rejecting it. By doing so, we see more than a few ways in which our behavior and attitudes should change, and change profoundly.
Revelations From Outside The Box
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 29,490. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2015 by Bookpal Australia. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Mind & Body
How often do we wish we could say what we really feel in our guts? Do we ever feel free from restraints that stifle our true emotions and thoughts into oblivion? How long will we remain in denial of the effects of our evermore toxic world? Revelations from Outside the Box brings into our awareness the unknown traps that secretly compromise our view of reality
Natural Ethics
Price: Free! Words: 22,340. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Gnosticism
A book exploring and defining the ethics of the new thought system of Gnostic Reasonism. A book challenging the hypocritical ethics of Old Testament and Bible ethics, based on the commandments of the lesser god Yahweh/ Jehovah, and also challenging the unsound ethics of Scientific Atheism, the religion of the modern capitalist world.
The Nudity of Absence (To the Idol Worshippers)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,290. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Deconstruction
Speculative ontology, laced with nihilism, this book is a collection of essays pertaining to the emptiness of existence.
The Dream
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,700. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2015 by Bayridgepress. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Logic
Adela was brought up in a strict Catholic family and was under a lot of control. She was an attractive young woman and had to go on secret dates. She meets Daniel who becomes her first love and the love of her life. They spend a lot of time together and soon get physically involved with each other. They plan to attend University together in New Zealand. Daniel drops the bombshell when his family
A Collection of Short Stories
Price: Free! Words: 37,740. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Good & evil
This book is about many things.
In My Considered Opinion
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 125,680. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Publishing business, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
A collection of blog posts and essays written from 2008 to 2014 by author and publisher Theresa M. Moore. Topics include the controversies with Amazon and other self-publishing travails, the condition of the book publishing industry, bad politician tricks, and issues concerning Global Warming, air pollution, and the degradation of the natural world.
The Wit and Wisdom of Gandhi
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 49,280. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015 by General Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Good & evil, Nonfiction » History » Asian
Assembled with skill and sensitivity by social activist Homer A. Jack, this selection of brief and incisive quotations range from religion and theology, personal and social ethics, service, and international and political affairs, to the family, education, culture, Indian problems, and Gandhi's most original concept, satyagraha — group nonviolent direct action.
Moartea - Aspecte psihologice, ştiinţifice, religioase, culturale şi filozofice
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,180. Language: Romanian. Published: April 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Death, Grief, Bereavement, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
Despre moarte, durere, doliu, viaţa de după moarte şi nemurire. De ce trebuie să murim ca oameni pentru a trăi ca specie.
Creative Theory, Radical Example: Criticisms and Essays for Culture in the Digital Paradigm
Price: Free! Words: 53,650. Language: British English. Published: April 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy, Essay » Technology
This book offers dizzying and breakneck theories on subjects including digital identity, transhumanism, and blue-chip art celebrities. The introductions outline Koolhaas’s regrounding methodology, poetics, call for Theory Celebrities, and politics of infolution, along with comprehensive interpretations that allow students to choose material without feeling pressured to grasp everything at once.
Neuroethics and Consciousness
Price: Free! Words: 42,060. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This special issue of Res Cogitans is dedicated to the problems of neuroethics, i.e. the ethics of brain research and its applications. Most of the authors of the papers are philosophers and bioethicists, and their approach is conceptual and normative rather than purely empirical – although many empirical matters are also considered in the papers.
Calm Is Greater Than Joy
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 41,510. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015 and represented by Maoli Media Private Limited. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
Calm Is Greater Than Joy describes how the man of understanding lives his life without the sense of separation (without seeing the manifestation as the face of an enemy). The Sage is in perfect harmony with whatever happens in the manifestation. He is able to use his working mind because the 'me' mind, the thinking mind, has merged into the Heart.
Prayer in the Ancient Stoic Tradition: A Preliminary Study with Comparisons to Prayer in the New Testament
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,470. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015 by Sulis Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Prayer
This preliminary study explores the concept and practice of prayer found in the writings of six major Stoic philosophers from the ancient world: Zeno, Cleanthes, Chrysippus, Seneca, Epictetus, and Marcus Aurelius. It also includes a brief comparison with prayer from the New Testament.
We are Made by Choice not by Chance
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,900. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy
We are living in a mysterious universe. The whole universe is mysterious, startling; still beautiful. Philosophy and science both are used to unravel many mysteries in the universe. One question always strike to the mind of philosophers and scientists whether the universe is made by chance or it is a choice of the Supreme Soul!
A View from the Hill: Trading the Courtroom for an Ivory Tower
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,540. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2015. Categories: Essay » Legal, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
A seasoned attorney's timely essays on a spectrum of topics, from the state of the planet to social systems of today. A well-written and researched, witty collection by the author of Lawyers Are Killing America (Capra Press, 1990). First of two volumes. Volume II is titled: Gaining A Little Altitude: Leaving Ideoly on the Ground.
The Ancient Path to Eternal Bliss
Price: $3.60 USD. Words: 31,410. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Stress Management, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Most of us have trouble coping with loneliness, illness, old age, and death. Because of these, we can’t live a worry-free, meaningful, and fulfilling life. Fortunately, knowing reality will set us free. Hin reveals the reality with philosophy, religion and science.
Iliad ad Nihilum: Psychê, Conscience, Wonder
You set the price! Words: 223,960. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / existentialism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Aesthetics
Paragon of warrior valor, or, à la Shakespeare, “idol of idiot worshippers”? This study contends that The Iliad, authored by an ironic sixth century Athenian, unfolds a revolutionary critique of the martial aristocracy. Achilles is undone by his own curse of pothê upon the Achaeans, exposed to an experience of thauma, or wonder, at Patroclus’ psychê, in the first glimmerings of conscience.
Progress and Poverty Centenary Edition
Price: Free! Words: 193,180. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
An Inquiry Into the Cause of Industrial Depressions and of Increase of Want With Increase of Wealth...the Remedy Henry George believed that "(t)he people must think because the people alone can act." This classic bestseller in political economy launched a worldwide movement with a unique strategy to abolish privilege and poverty.
Dismantling the Divine: D.H. Lawrence, James Joyce, Samuel Beckett
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,190. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Aesthetics, Essay » Literature
A groundbreaking and original book, "Dismantling the Divine" considers how D.H. Lawrence, James Joyce, and Samuel Beckett criticize the nineteenth-century concept of the artist as the replacement for Jesus Christ as the divine prophet of universal truth. In addition, the book shows how these three novelists engage with Nietzsche, Heidegger, Schopenhauer, and other key philosophers.