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A Primer for the Category-Based Nested Form
Series: How to Define the Word "Religion" and Related Primers. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,150. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
This 2100 word primer introduces the category-based nested form. The nested form is derived from the categories of Charles Sanders Peirce. It represents a visual approach to the categories. A simple example guides development. The result is foundational. This primer is the first in a series.
The Art of Mind
Price: Free! Words: 3,230. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Aesthetics
A look at false consciousness as having either positive or negative ends depending on what one wishes to do with it. Focus is the creative potential of false premise and false logic. Overall the idea came to mind of "looking for rain in a cloud" such that many academics purport clarity yet rather like following the raindrops up and gazing into the sky they become drawn into the cloud.
Situational Gravity: Part 1 (1988-2009)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,030. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
Situational Gravity is the marriage between the absoluteness of Causality and the probability of Human Nature. Situational Gravity really only matters to beings with free-will. Free-will creates probability and the lack thereof creates absoluteness.
Encuentren el tesoro en su interior: Enseñanzas de la Maestra Seon Daehaeng
Price: Free! Words: 6,810. Language: Spanish. Published: January 12, 2015 by Hanmaum Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Zen, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Colección de las preguntas frecuentes que la gente le hizo a la Maestra Seon Daehaeng en las reuniones de Dharma y las respuestas que ella dio. Este ejemplar trata cuestiones básicas como: «por qué la vida se siente vacía, cómo llegar a ser una persona más espiritual, por qué la vida parece injusta y la pregunta de las existencias pasadas».
Aerobics for the Mind
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 58,710. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2015 by WordCrafts Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics, Nonfiction » Philosophy » History & surveys / general
Remember when you were a child and incessantly asked your parents “Why?” You still had that childhood gift of wondering about everything from the simple “Why can’t I touch the stove eye when it’s red?” to the most profound questions people can ask “Why can’t I see God if He’s real?” "Aerobics for the Mind" is a book for anyone who still has tha
2014- A Dig
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 8,150. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
2014 went by....it left a mark in it's own way. A poetic review of a few things which are indelible.....
Scourge III: Thriving in the Age of Austerity
Price: Free! Words: 42,120. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental health, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / existentialism
I really love the succinct way you write about living positively regardless of the circumstances of your life. Believing in the new age prosperity thinking (along with some bad luck) led me down a bigtime abyss of depression to the point of contemplating suicide. Thankfully that is behind me now. I made a mistake, and now truly value the power of realism and living positively. -- Kathy
Philosophical Works 2010-2014
Price: Free! Words: 57,290. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
The following is a collection of works that I have written that address a wide range of topics, including politics, economics, philosophy, morality and more.
The Essence of Life
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,440. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2015 by Spectrum Ebooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Mind & Body, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
What is the meaning of life? Why are we here? Is there a God or isn’t there, and if there is a God, what is its nature? How shall we live? What shall we live for, if anything? People have struggled for millennia to tackle these questions. Wars have been fought over them.The way we answer these questions will provide the ultimate context for everything we do with our lives.
The Purpose-Driven Life
Series: The Wheel of Wisdom, Book 20. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 23,710. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Utilitarianism
YOU ALREADY POSSESS WITHIN YOU EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO SUCCEED, BUT YOU AREN’T USING IT PROPERLY. This book explains how the good you already have is the foundation for all abundance. Despite a poised mindset, consistent efforts and gargantuan investments, most people fail to clinch success and inner peace in the lifetime. With this book, you can reverse that trend.
Tolerance is NOT a Virtue.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,360. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Why our modern idea of 'Tolerance' is a destructive vice, rather than a helpful virtue. In the first of a series called 'Bloody Nonsense', the author explains how to free our thinking and behaviour from the grudging acceptance of things we disagree with, and helps us towards the freedom to stand up against things that are wrong.
Sunderkand (Hindi)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,680. Language: Hindi. Published: January 6, 2015 by Sai ePublications & Sai Shop. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Hinduism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Hindu
शान्तं शाश्वतमप्रमेयमनघं निर्वाणशान्तिप्रदं ब्रह्माशंभुफणीन्द्रसेव्यमनिशं वेदांतवेद्यं विभुम्‌। रामाख्यं जगदीश्वरं सुरगुरुं मायामनुष्यं हरिं वन्देऽहं करुणाकरं रघुवरं भूपालचूडामणिम्‌॥ 1॥ शांत, सनातन, अप्रमेय (प्रमाणों से परे), निष्पाप, मोक्षरूप परमशांति देनेवाले, ब्रह्मा, शंभु और शेष से निरंतर सेवित, वेदांत के द्वारा जानने योग्य, सर्वव्यापक, देवताओं में सबसे बड़े, माया से मनुष्य रूप में दिखनेवाले,
現象学的に根拠を問う
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 6,790. Language: Japanese. Published: January 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Phenomenology, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
現象学は、従来にない豊かな可能性を哲学にもたらした。現象学的に根拠を問う時、人は、現象の相関項としての超越論的主観の存在を自覚する。しかし、学の基礎付けはそれで十分なのだろうか。本書は、第一章でエトムント・フッサールの現象学的哲学を、第二章ではマックス・シェーラーの現象学的倫理学を批判的に検討しつつ、第三章で、現象学的還元・構成・破壊をモデルにした目的論的還元・構成・破壊による、現象学、とりわけ実質的価値倫理学の超越論的基礎付けを試みる。
Gay Gene
Price: $2.15 USD. Words: 4,030. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
When we think about postmodernism we have to consider its implication in every aspect of society and none would doubt that homosexuality is one of these major implication especially for the contemporary church. The influence of relativism and the paradigm shift in humanity made homosexuality not just acceptable, but in many cases a norm.
Brasil: O País de Plástico
Price: $2.15 USD. Words: 8,100. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
Um olhar para o Brasil que sonha em ser um país relevante no cenário mundial, enquanto ainda lhe resta uma grande tarefa em lidar com seus insolúveis problemas internos, o que inclui a árdua tarefa de despertar em seus cidadãos o sentimento e o dever de exercerem com responsabilidade seus direitos cívicos.
O Pessimismo Nacional
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,080. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
Este livro é inspirado na pequena obra de Manuel Laranjeira, O Pessimismo Nacional: Ou de Como Os Portugueses Procuram Soluções (Lisboa: Padrões Culturais, 2008). Quando li a obra de Manuel Laranjeira pela primeira vez há alguns anos fiquei logo impressionado com algumas das semelhanças sofridas pelo povo português no início do Séc. XX e que tanto se parece com aquilo que vivemos hoje no Brasil.
Jean-François Lyotard: A Response to Jean-François Lyotard's View of Postmodernism and the Denial of the Metanarratives
Price: $1.85 USD. Words: 3,950. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
A response to Jean-François Lyotard’s view of postmodernism and the denial of the metanarratives
How To Define the Word "Religion"
Series: How to Define the Word "Religion" and Related Primers. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 47,290. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
This little walk and academic treatise turns on the title question. The answer may explain the past three and one-half centuries of Western history.
The Relevance of Kabir
Price: $5.51 USD. Words: 51,750. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Kabir was a bold eastern philosopher who understood how pain is inevitable and suffering is optional. The Relevance of Kabir combines the verses of four different translations. In the revolutionary spirit of Kabir, Todd Vickers elaborates on these poems using modern examples, reason, metaphor and indelicacy.
Sleeping with Guns
Price: $6.87 USD. Words: 47,840. Language: American English. Published: January 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Personal Self Protection - Sleeping with Guns is an epic book that examines the art of self-protection in today’s world by examining such topics as guns, guns and crime, guns freedom and terrorism, guns in the workplace, personal protection training, personal protection security, and personal self protection. It delves into touchy topics such as gun control and the mindset of fear.