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Deliver Us From Evil...
By Leslie Kendall
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,040. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
What is suffering and where does it come from? Human beings, unlike the rest of nature, are burdened not only with pain and suffering, but also nagging questions about why evil things happen to us. This ebook offers no answers, but tries to clarify the questions.
Selected thoughts on human development
By Vladimir Poklad
Price: Free! Words: 24,870. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
This book examines the proverbial meaning of life, which I take to mean developing individual self-awareness and self-sufficiency. It also addresses the role of temptation in the process of this development. The book also analyzes the five main conditions of the human mind (slave, Servant, Master, Warrior, Priest) and behavior typical of people in these conditions as they go through life
Introducción al Pensamiento Contemporáneo
By Mirta Casañas
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 33,530. Language: Spanish. Published: July 1, 2012 by Charley Torres Casañas. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
El texto que se presenta compendia las características esenciales de las principales tendencias del pensamiento contemporáneo de finales del siglo XIX y el siglo XX, constituye un documento de familiarización que ofrece las obras fundamentales de pensadores de esta época y la bibliografía básica para su estudio, no sustituye estas lecturas, sino que motiva al lector por ellas.
Self, Other, Community: Meditations on Social Order and Social Breakdown
By George A. Kendall
Price: Free! Words: 54,900. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Category: Essay » Sociology
A collection of essays about the modern world's attack on human community in the pursuit of wealth and utopian social engineering schemes. The essays emphasize that we exist for the sake of community, which embodies love, not for the sake of wealth or power, which are means. Our spiritually diseased elites reverse the order, creating the mess we are in now.
Windows in the Sky, 'Buddha is that you?'
By David Wilfrid Berresford
Price: Free! Words: 100,810. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Mysticism
The most important ingredient in life is honesty. None of us are perfect yet life is not about perfect. It is about falling down, getting up, and trying again. This book takes some of the wrappers off to see what’s inside. Life is inviting us all to do the same. We can solve the problems of the world right now by untying the threads of all the lies we've made that make us strangers to each other.
Voluntad Creadora
By Adolfo Sagastume
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,060. Language: Spanish. Published: June 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Ancient Poetry
Aristóteles, por lo que podemos apreciar en su obra “El arte poética” vio en la Grecia de su tiempo una realidad que era obvia y evidente: existía un tipo de arte cuyo medio era la palabra, ya sea hablada o escrita. Esta es la Poesis aristotélicas; son los fundamentos poéticos que configuran la esencia poética de este gran filósofo.
Semiosis
By Adolfo Sagastume
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,850. Language: Spanish. Published: June 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology
La semiósis constituye el proceso de funcionamiento de los signos para transmitir un significado. Semiósis y proceso semiótico son equivalentes para algunos autores. En toda semiósis descansan cuatro elementos principales: el signo o representante gráfico; el significado: la idea, el concepto; el intérprete: es el que lee y la interpretación.
Scoto y Ockham
By Adolfo Sagastume
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,430. Language: Spanish. Published: June 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » History & Surveys / Medieval
Scoto dice que el pensamiento cristiano debe ser simultáneamente Filosófico y Teológico: reuniendo los datos de la fe y de la razón. Esto solo es posible cuando el pensamiento cristiano distingue cuando le viene el conocimiento de la fe y cuando de la razón. Si el conocimiento le llega por la vía de la razón, este es un argumento de la reflexión lógica.
Redescubrimiento de las perlas de la antigua sabiduria. Reflexiones de un Maestro bsobre la historia de la humanidad, Parte III
By Ramtha
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 62,040. Language: Spanish. Published: June 28, 2012 by LD Books - Lectorum. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Mysticism
Las enseñanzas de Ramtha nos ofrecen una perspectiva única desde la cual contemplar el misterio de la vida; nos brindan un marco en el que las interrogantes que la filosofía, la ciencia y la religión no han respondido, encuentran un nuevo significado.
Discovering The Treasure In You
By justice okafor
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,460. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Mind & Body
A book writing by Justice Okafor entitled “Discovering The Treasure In You” The Author says that the treasure in us has the ability to solve every problem we may encounter, it also has the answers to every of our question. He exposes the energy that exist in the human mind which gives it the ability to create and influence his environment.
The Thirty-Six Strategies of Ancient China
By Stefan Verstappen
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,240. Language: Canadian English. Published: June 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Asian
The Thirty-Six Strategies of Ancient China is an easy to read and fascinating look at how many of the strategies and tactics mentioned by Sun Tzu in his book The Art Of War, were employed in ancient times.
Between the Shadow and the Flame
By Geoffrey Lee Hodge
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 281,100. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Epic in scope, "Between the Shadow and the Flame" is the allegorical retelling of the history of philosophy, religion and science, as seen through the journey of its three main characters. As they investigate the conspiracy behind a catastrophic war, Sophia, Hyle and Newman tackle larger questions about free will, God and the nature of reality itself.
Extra Mind Awareness-A Journey of Higher Mind Discovery for the Soul in Mastery of the “Significance of Thought”
By Philip Soliel
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,950. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
Book three depicts the third journey of higher mind discovery for the soul. It’s at this stage of mastery the soul encounters some of the finest work of thought in the dimensions of the higher mind. It describes mastery as a stronger more significant quality of extra mind awareness which has evolved into a durable and lasting relationship with higher awareness guidance and wiser use of the mind.
Schopenhauer y su Mundo
By Adolfo Sagastume
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,650. Language: Spanish. Published: June 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Para Schopenhauer “el mundo es mi representación” y el sujeto es aquel que todo lo conoce y de nadie es conocido. El sujeto es la base del mundo, la condición supuesta de antemano de todo objeto perceptible, pues que nada existe sino para un sujeto.
Minimum Wage for Low Wage Workers: Conversations between Tom, Guru Dick and Guru Harry
By Tommy S. W. Wong
Series: Conversations with Guru Dick and Guru Harry. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
In this book, the issue of minimum wage for low wage workers is being discussed between a young man, Tom, who had conversations with two gurus, Dick and Harry. Guru Dick epitomizes someone from a worldly society who emphasized on the importance of money and power. Guru Harry epitomizes someone from a spiritual society who considers peace, love, joy and harmony are more important.
Saber y Conocer
By Adolfo Sagastume
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,180. Language: Spanish. Published: June 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Te presento un conjunto muy selecto de pequeños trabajos, tareas y reflexiones en torno a la búsqueda del conocimiento: epistemología, problemas del lenguaje, convencionalismo físico, el lenguaje en foucault, realismo desde el punto de vista de Quintanilla y Ludovico Geymonat, racionalismo y método científico.
Realismo Cientifico
By Adolfo Sagastume
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,530. Language: Spanish. Published: June 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Abordamos las ideas de Popper, Karl R: Panorama de algunos problemas fundamentales en la lógica de investigación científica. Teoría de la Interpretación: Discurso y Excedente de Sentido en Paul Ricoeur. Problemas del lenguaje en Villoro y en otros. Panorama de Algunos Problemas Fundamentales en la Lógica de Investigación Científica. La Metáfora en U. Eco. La Etnometodología de Garfinkel.
Poesis
By Adolfo Sagastume
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,940. Language: Spanish. Published: June 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Aesthetics
Aristóteles es el sumum de la filosofía griega, pues realiza una síntesis de todas las oposiciones, de ahí que se le conozca como el filósofo de la mediación o del término medio. Hace, pues, una diferencia entre poética y teckné. Él entiende por técnica una forma de hacer e incluso la equipara al arte.
Patristica y Escolastica
By Adolfo Sagastume
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,020. Language: Spanish. Published: June 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Biography / General
La Patristica es la nueva visión del mundo que caracteriza a la época medieval. Su más estacado exponentes es Santo Tomás de Aquino. Le sigue la Escolástica con San Anselmo, Severino Boecio, Filón de Alejandría, Tertuliano, Teófilo de Antioqueno, San Irineo, Clemente de Alejandría y San Agustín e Hipona. Configuran las múltiples líneas teológicas que definen el cristianismo.
Fate of Humanity
By Alexander Vengrov
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,680. Language: Russian. Published: June 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy
This book explains the existence of pre-Sumerian civilization, compares it with the stages of human civilization and provides explanation to the oncoming cataclysms.