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The Portable Chris Langan
Price: Free! Words: 311,320. Language: American English. Published: June 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
Includes over 300,000 words of Langan content.
A Copernican Revolution in Ethics
Price: Free! Words: 9,350. 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.]
In Defense of a Drinking Life
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 790. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Aesthetics
The damage caused by abusing alcohol is unassailable and well-documented. The author posits a counter-balancing viewpoint, saluting the celebratory aspect of drinking, its role as a social lubricant, and how one can live, love and indeed thrive, while drinking it all in.
Sto-ology - A Metaphysical Exploration of the Human Condition
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,240. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Sto-ology is a new philosophy for the 21st century that bridges the unnecessary gaps between the sacred and the secular realms. It aims to inspire the reader through timeless knowledge combined with the most interesting science and sociopolitical dialogue of our time. The mission is to raise awareness on important issues and motivate people to action - toward solutions. (Smashwords Edition)
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'.
Discussion of Free Will
Series: Faith in Action, Book 6. You set the price! Words: 3,770. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Free will & determinism
A discussion of the actuality of free will with reference to how it applies to human sexuality.
The Physics of Spirit: God, Heaven and Human Consciousness
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 106,130. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Mind & Body
What is consciousness? What is it made of? How does it work? Why do my conscious experiences feel like they are "happening to" a personal conscious "me"? Can my conscious being survive the death of its physical body-brain? The surprising answers from the emerging science of neurophysics is that our conscious being is made of electromagnetic wave energy, literally "made of light".
Death Was Never Born Life Never Died - Reincarnation or Evolution?
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 60,560. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014 and represented by Maoli Media Private Limited. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
Born in 1924, a post-graduate in Science (L.S.U., USA), Dwaraknath Reddy was thirty five when relentless life raised haunting questions about Creator and created, birth and death. About ultimate meanings and methods that encompass all our lives. He listened, studied, contemplated, and remained alertly concerned.
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.
Prometheus Unbound
Series: The Prometheus Trilogy. Price: Free! Words: 35,490. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
Prometheus Unbound explores the timeless elements of the human condition that we command as we all play the power game in our lives. This book is for those who want to undergo a meaningful transformation in themselves. It is for those who want to have a better model of the world going on inside of them from the perspectives of the church, the economy, the state, the academy, and the family.
Prometheus Bound
Series: The Prometheus Trilogy. Price: Free! Words: 47,980. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Prometheus Bound explores the timeless elements of the human condition that command us as we all play the power game in our lives. This book is especially for those who want to form a clearer picture of the interaction between the church, the economy, the state, the academy, and the family. It is also for those who want to have a better model and understanding of the world going on around them.
Brutal Wisdom: Comments on the 36 Strategies of Ancient Chinese Thought
Price: $9.97 USD. Words: 32,070. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
"Banned Secret Strategies of the Ancient Chinese !" Imagine a book of ancient strategies so dangerous that a Chinese emperor of the past banned all mention of these strategies from the history books. Why ? Because they describe some of the most cunning and most devious strategies ever devised by the mind of man, and that they could possible morally corrupt all who read them.
Quoted
You set the price! Words: 1,010. 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.
The Psychology of Creation: In the Beginning vs. Once Upon a Time
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 45,160. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Criticism
With astounding clarity and sardonic wit, Mr. Jankowski enlightens us about the Bible’s abundance of cruelty, rape, murder, infanticide, genocide, incest, and an assorted menu of savagery. He exposes how the Bible has been used to suppress the human condition. Mr. Jankowski leads you on a journey of fun-filled facts, erudite observations, and humorous conundrums that will leave you wondering
Человеческие истории. Родом из детства
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 35,010. Language: Russian. Published: June 3, 2014 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
Все мы родом из детства. Откуда ты, мальчик? Откуда ты, девочка? Как ответить на этот вопрос, если мальчику или девочке уже сорок лет? А часто ли мы вспоминаем, откуда мы родом? Часто ли мы вспоминаем свое детство? А что такое детство? Когда оно начинается? Думаешь, с рождения? Вот ты родился и сделал первый вдох, потом был первый крик. И все, ты — ребенок, и детство началось? Нет. Мне дум
The European Federalist Papers
Price: Free! Words: 115,970. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2014 by Jakub Jermář. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Taking the American Federalist Papers (1787-1788) as the best benchmark, the authors of The European Federalist Papers present the facts and arguments why the current intergovernmental system of the European Union is no longer adequate and has to be replaced by a European Federation like the United States of America in order to guarantee the Citizens’ and Member States' sovereignty.
decolonizing trans/gender 101
Price: $8.50 USD. Words: 31,390. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Critical theory
decolonizing trans/gender 101 is a short, accessible disruption of the hegemonic and imperial aspirations of white trans/gender theory.
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'.
Astrologia Taoista – Manuale
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 68,940. Language: Italian. Published: May 28, 2014 by Enrico Massetti. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
Le piante sono influenzate dagli astri al momento della loro germinazione, durante la crescita, allora perché non anche l’uomo? Come alcune piante stanno bene insieme, per meccanismi di interazione ormonale a livello delle radici, ed altre si evitano, così anche i segni zodiacali cinesi possono avere rapporti diversi tra loro, rapporti che comunque possono sempre migliorare.