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The Art of Strategic Agency
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Price: Free! Words: 36,800. Language: British English. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Post-structuralism
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
In an age of postmodern irony, the army commander is trapped in a loop of strategic narratives. The endgame in the hyperreal, media-saturated world is pre-determined by the stories of old. This author- a former military researcher at the World’s oldest thinktank- takes a look at this startlingly new frontline in military plotting.
God, Creation, History & Faith
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 83,640. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2013 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious history
If you have ever wondered why we worship God the way we do and where our beliefs about Jesus and his Disciples, the Holy Trinity, the Resurrection and other aspects of faith come from, God, Creation, History & Faith will prove fascinating reading. The author’s work will engage both the committed Christian of whatever denomination – and the sceptic.
The Humanist Approach to Grief and Grieving
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 10,370. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement
How to grieve and maintain your sanity. A rational and compassionate approach to bereavement. Non-religious individuals who are experiencing grief need a resource that they can turn to as they process their grief. They need a resource that will help them cope, as Humanists, with the emotional trauma that is the grieving process. This is that book.
How I Invented A Time Machine
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 9,310. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
"I had an ordinary life just like yours. Everything changed when I invented a time machine. Let me tell you how I did it. Then I'll tell you what happened after I did it." In this compact, dazzling novelette (9500 words), our time traveller-narrator discovers that when you break the biggest rule of them all, the Consequences might not be what you expect.
Del che è & che non è
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Series: Studi prosofici. Price: Free! Words: 107,470. Language: Italian. Published: April 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Le culture si spendono per confinare l’inafferrabilità dell’evenienza, che è conseguenza dell’umana libertà. I modi del confinamento fanno appello a idee di razionalità e di socialità che vedono quell’afferrare come indispensabile e doveroso. Qui, come in 'Essere al mondo', si indaga invece l’originaria libertà dei rapporti tra mondo, mente e medio per conoscerla nell’immediatezza del suo darsi.
Some Logical Problems Concerning Existence
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Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 46,080. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013 by Society for Philosophy & Culture. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Language
Some Logical Problems Concerning Existence is not only a treatise on philosophical logic or philosophy of language but also contains explanations of concepts which are necessary for understanding other branches of philosophy, especially metaphysics or ontology. It deals with the nature of existential propositions, theories of definite descriptions, and definitions of existence.
Summary: “48 Laws of Power” By Robert Greene
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 830. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
This book synthesizes the philosophies of great thinkers and philosophers such as Machiavelli, Sun Tzu and Carl von Clausewitz. This book has a simple premise: We live in a power-driven Machiavellian world. Certain actions can increase your power, while others can decrease it. Cynical and amoral, this controversial bestseller distills 3,000 years of the history of power into 48 simplified laws.
SHOTTAMA
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 80,430. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy
Liars exposed! Science & religion have failed to define the source and mechanics behind reality. A.M.Crockatt has! Twenty five years of studying esoteric teachings, and putting them into practice, has revealed and proved illusion, imagination, reflection, and awareness are the true keys to unlimited freedom, omnipotent power, infinity, and eternity. The most shocking non-fiction...Ever!
An Essay concerning Human Enquiry: Exploring the Intersection of Hume and Kant — Perception, Causation and the Limits of Human Understanding
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,160. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology
Metaphysics is the search into existence, our existence within that existence, and our understanding of these existences. That is, how do we know what (or that) we know? This was a key question for Hume and Kant, and one which we shall consider. This essay, therefore, is a philosophical enquiry into human enquiry itself. We shall ask, how is it — and to what extent do — we understand our world?
Petit n'oublie jamais qui tu es
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Price: $21.99 USD. Words: 53,590. Language: French. Published: March 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
"Tout fait Retour". Tel est le secret de l’ancien mysticisme Perse, axé sur la lutte entre le bien et le mal. Secret que découvre progressivement M. Parfait, épithète ironique donnée à ce 'Surhomme' venu de l'Iran actuel, éternel errant qui s'interroge en boucle sur le sens des choses, les contradictions intimes de l'être, le devenir chaotique d'un monde en quête de Grands Hommes et créateurs.
Beelieves (Spanish)
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,240. Language: Spanish. Published: March 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
¿Cómo encontrar una felicidad real? ¿Cómo entender este mundo y su gente? Si te gusta pensar, después de esta guía no será posible dejar de hacerlo, aplicándolo a todos los aspectos de la vida. Empezarás a pensar acerca de tu propósito en esta vida. Buena suerte en esta aventura que acaba de comenzar. La primera página quizás no la entiendas, pero una vez terminada la guía, lo entenderás todo.
Beelieves
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,170. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
How to find a real happiness?How to understand this world and their people?This questions have answers in this guide.If you like think,after this guide you cant will stop doing it,applying it to all aspects of life.You will start thinking about your purpose.Good luck in this adventure that has just begun.Maybe you do not understand the first page,but when you finish the guide understand everything
The Psalms of Mortality, Volume 10: The Humanus Magnus Awakens
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,260. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Scandinavian Poetry
The Psalms of Mortality are a thematically organized collection of aphorisms that border poetry in literature style. The chapters are rich in metaphors and powerfully expressive in the existential- and psychological thoughts on liberty, elevation of self-worth, love and value of life, while placing strong critique on cultural values that suppress psychological- and social freedom.
Brutality: Purity and Revenge
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Price: Free! Words: 2,480. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Examines the fundamental causes of brutality, atrocities and extremism in the world in both a historical and contemporary context. Purports the theory that all causes of extremism stem from two main contributing factors - the desire for purity or the desire for revenge.
The Book That Doesn't Even Matter
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 133,390. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy
The answers you seek are just ahead of you. If you have ever wondered why ‘You’ are here, how life came into existence or what role God is playing, this is your book. ‘The Book That Doesn't Even Matter,’ is a philosophy on the purpose of human life, and your connection with God. The book’s focal point is remembering, remembering what you have forgotten, and what you really are.
The Qualities of Life
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Price: Free! Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Everything always works out at the end A good life happens when we have the right attitude If we go with our higher power, the Mold of Life is in place Our Lives are Molded in the right shape to the end.
Some Reflections on Ethics
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Price: Free! Words: 15,360. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
"The aim of a rational ethics should be to maximize freedom and avenues of happiness and to minimize avoidable suffering." In this highly thought provoking and stimulating book, the author, Dr. Ramendra, has briefly and critically discussed the ethical ideas of G. E. Moore, Bertrand Russell, Lokayat, Buddha, Epicurus and John Stuart Mill before expounding his own ideas in a logical manner.
Moneybags Must Be So Lucky: On the Literary Structure of Capital
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Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 24,210. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2013 by Society for Philosophy & Culture. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
Karl Marx's great work, Capital, has intrigued and puzzled readers for more than a century by its mystifyingly intricate arguments and dramatic literary embellishments. In this book, Robert Paul Wolff dispels much of the mystery surrounding Capital by providing a literary-philosophical analysis of the text and of Marx's intentions.
Kant’s Theory of Mental Activity: A Commentary on the Transcendental Analytic of the Critique of Pure Reason
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Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 131,120. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2013 by Society for Philosophy & Culture. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
This book explains the central passage of the “Transcendental Analytic” of the Critique of Pure Reason. It proceeds in the manner of a textual commentary, discussing and explaining each section of the Analytic in turn. The purpose, however, is not merely to comment chapter by chapter on what Kant has written, but rather to reorganise and interpret his argument so that it is coherent and connected.
Method: The Demystification of Mysticism
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Price: $33.30 USD. Words: 30,550. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Aesthetics
Method is a book not for the faint hearted. It is not a quick formula for finding happiness or a self-help book. It treats of the nature of finding awareness and how difficult it becomes to do so; acting on principle is what leads one to inner peace, but this may take anywhere from 20 to 40 years. The book invites those who are interested in mysticism to dare be themselves to find it!