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Got a Problem?; The Philosophy of Problem Solving
Price: Free! Words: 75,020. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
The philosophy of problem solving is explored as all the potential domains of activity, from the arts to engineering, are unified. The methods for discovering large problems and elegant solutions are outlined. The purpose of life for a problem solver is explained.
An American Conservative A Poetry Collection
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,210. Language: American English. Published: April 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
A poetry collection reflecting American Conservative ideas, and general frustrations with the direction of the country, and society in general in the last few years. The poetry collection tells it like it is, and provides no-nonsense fixes to disastrous government policies and regulations. The collection also provides a selection of uniquely American experiences from a first person view.
Dark Ruminations
Price: Free! Words: 5,250. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Depression, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
A small collection of brief essays (4 in total) giving one person's views on existential matters such as death, faith, depression and hope.
The Fundamental Principles of Prout
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,850. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
This book is an introduction to the basic principles of Prout, a political philosophy that promotes development in all spheres of life. Prout mirrors the universal patterning of the life force within the social realm, thus producing balance, peace, growth, abundance and vitality.
J. G. Frazer and the Platonic Theory of Being
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,930. Language: British English. Published: April 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
James Frazer won a fellowship with an essay on the development of Plato's theory of the Forms or Ideas. In this essay he argued that there was no overarching theory of Being in Plato's mind before he embarked on the writing of his dialogues, and that consequently differences in approach and discussion apparent in his work are the result of development in his thought. Was he right?
Encyklopedyczna zmiana metafizyki społeczeństwa
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,400. Language: Polish. Published: April 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Każdy z nas "wyznaje" jakąs metafizykę - a ta metafizyka się zmienia. Staram się to wykazać przez porównanie haseł encyklopedycznych z dwu encyklopedii, które dzieli siedemdziesiąt lat - i między którymi nastąpiła fundamentalna zmiana struktury hasła. Opisując tą zmianę, sięgam do teorii Kanta, i definicji prawdy. Okazuje się, że ta zmiana uniemożliwia także stworzenie obiektywnej moralności.
Essay on Humankind
Price: Free! Words: 4,670. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2016. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
Humankind has conquered the world. Our Civilization began in the ancient tribes of Humanity, who roamed joyfully through the natural beauty of the land of Africa. In the elegant forests and fields of a warm land, near sparkling rivers and gentle waves of invigorating air, men and women fell in love.
Incontrovertible Truths and Wisdom
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 37,180. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Renaissance philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
After crafting 30 years of daily journals writings into three books, this fourth book consists of the offering of the remaining nuggets of wisdom and interesting commentary. Truth? Wisdom? Certainly all of what appears is not profound, but whatever may not be profound in and of itself, is a profound search for that wisdom or humbly for improvement and understanding. Incontrovertible? You decide.
Srimad Bhagavatam 10th Canto
Price: Free! Words: 9,730. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern
Translated and commentary by disciples of A C Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada. Related by Srila Vyasadev over 5,000 years ago about the pastimes of God when he advented as Krsna, the son of Nanda and Yasoda in Vrndavan, India.
What is universal weapon
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,940. Language: Russian. Published: March 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Research, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
Perfect organization and a new monastery (Heaven on Earth) is the universal weapon.
4-5 Forum Issue No. 29 四五论坛 第29期
Series: April 5th Forum. You set the price! Words: 290. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: March 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
This issue focuses on the impact of ideologies that have been well received by absolute majorities in China on the individuals in terms of individuals' mentalities and rights, including patriotism, nationalism and collectivism. 本期聚焦于在中国现实的背景下被绝大多数人所接受的意识形态对中国个人在思想及权利方面的影响,包括爱国主义,民族主义和集体主义。
Kako je nastao svijet
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 40,360. Language: Serbian. Published: March 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » History & surveys / general, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / existentialism
Priče, mitovi, vjerovanja ili naučne teorije o stvaranju su temelj za čovjekovu orijentaciju u svijetu. Veoma je važno biti određen prema svom postojanju i svrsi. Nepoznavanje smisla svog postojanja dovodi do toga da život postaje kao olupina koju vjetrovi okolnosti bjesomučno bacaju o stijene depresije i besmisla. U ovoj knjizi se nalaze sve poznate priče, mitovi, vjerovanja i naučne teorije.
Ryan Holiday's The Obstacle Is the Way: The Timeless Art of Turning Trials into Triumph Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 4,150. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
This is a summary of Ryan Holiday's The Obstacle is the Way has become a cult classic, beloved by men and women around the world who apply its wisdom to become more successful at whatever they do.
Consciousness Strikes: The Gospel of Ramesh Balsekar
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 17,810. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2016 and represented by Maoli Media Private Limited. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
For centuries devotees of Lord Vittala have sung songs of devotion in his praise. They put their names before the concluding lines to point out that these concepts which burst forth from their heart helped them live in peace with themselves and in harmony with others. Much in the same way, the divine verses in this book represent the change of heart in a keen spiritual seeker who was fortunate to
Vision of a New Society in Plato and Aristotle
Series: Continuing Education. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,800. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
This essay on "Vision of a New Society in Plato and Aristotle," which is part of our Continuing Education Series, examines the distinct differences between an ideal society as presented by Plato and by Aristotle in their writings.
Comments on Roger Teichmann’s Article (2016) The Identity of a Word
Series: Re-Articulations. Price: $2.43 USD. Words: 3,010. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Language, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Essays
This 3100 word essay comments on an article appearing in the winter 2016 issue of The American Catholic Philosophical Quarterly (Volume 90). The article is titled, The Identity of a Word. The author of the article is Roger Teichmann, a professor at St. Hilda’s College, University of Oxford in Oxford, United Kingdom.
The Speciesism of Leaving Nature Alone, and the Theoretical Case for “Wildlife Anti-Natalism”
Price: Free! Words: 5,030. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Discriminating against individuals based on their species membership is no more justified than discriminating against individuals based on their race or gender. In other words, speciesism must be rejected. From this simple starting point, the indefensibility of refusing to help non-human beings in nature follows quite directly.
Schopenhauer, seus provérbios e pensamentos
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,750. Language: Portuguese. Published: March 20, 2016 by 101 Seleções. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Zen
Esta seleção reúne 101 verdades que farão você entender melhor a sociedade, o homem e a felicidade.
How to achieve a life without problems
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,950. Language: Russian. Published: March 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Good & evil
There is no happy people on planet Earth. I want to change this situation.
Activities For The Civic Geek
Price: Free! Words: 10,930. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
A fun guide to using your geeky interests as a citizen - from gaming marathons to fix-it sessions, there's alway a way to geek for good!