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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.
Scourge I: The Demise of Critical Thinking in the Age of The Secret
Price: Free! Words: 42,590. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental health, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / existentialism
It could well have been called The Demise of Critical Thinking in the Age of Donald Trump as it parallels a similar mentality that pre-empted the rise of Hitler. The Secret being emblematic of the social milieu we are finding ourselves in. It shows how easily we give away our power to quacks and con-men. That's if we fail to think critically, instead to abandon our sanity to reckless delusion.
I and I
Price: $20.00 USD. Words: 26,300. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World, Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy
Finally published after 25 years. "I & I" is a long 2 year interview of a thinker with himself covering different fields and issues concerning humanity and planet Earth.
Theorist-at-Large: One Woman's Ambiguous Journey into Medical Cannabis
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 84,310. Language: American English. Published: December 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Critical theory
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The book, "Theorist-at-Large: One Woman's Ambiguous Journey into Medical Cannabis" offers a unique experience learning about "medical marijuana" though the eyes of an Interdisciplinary Ph.D. student, as well Nelson shares parts of her personal journey as a medical cannabis patient. A delightful and educational read!
Life Lessons
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,010. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
A chance discovery. Words of wisdom buried in a box of papers. Prior to his death, a father shares his life lessons through colorful anecdotes of a well-lived life. Some are humorous, some profound, on a myriad of subjects from hot peppers to cars to lying. This assembly is a daughter’s tribute to her father’s recollections on lessons he learned, sparking her own retrospection.
The Iberian Job
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 66,940. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Mind & Body
The Iberian Job is a journey into one man's quest to answer the most fundamental question of them all: what is the 'mind'? It's also a journey across western Europe and gives a rich insight into what it's like to live in places such as France and Portugal, particularly with regard to being down and out. After reading this book you'll never be afraid again.
Plato's 7 Early Period Dialogues
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 76,170. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
7 Early Dialogues : In these dialogues, Socrates is the central character, and is believed to be expressing his own views. These are the only remaining record of Socrates' teachings; hence these are known as the Socratic dialogues. Apology (the Death of Socrates) Crito Charmides, or Temperance Laches or Courage Lysis, or Friendship Euthyphro Ion
Angels - A collection of Original Angel Poetry - Volume 1
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,990. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2014 by booksmango. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Ancient Poetry, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
A collection of Original Angel Poetry - Volume 1 Whether we are aware of it or not, angels play a role in our day-to-day lives, subtly influencing our seemingly small decisions, and decisions that could be life-changing. Angels do their work unseen, in a higher vibrational realm of existence, but just because they are invisible to our physical senses, it does not mean that their effect on our live
The Meaning of Life: An Examination of Purpose
Price: Free! Words: 25,670. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
“What is the meaning of life?” Can we answer such a monumental question with the limited knowledge we have, and does the question even have an answer in the first place? The answer to both questions is "yes." There are certain and universal answers to the question, and we can provide these answers based on what we know about the world. Or so this book argues.
A Year of Living Positively-Volume 4
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 65,330. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
This is the last volume of an entire collection of daily autobiographical blogs written to develop a positive thinking approach to my life that I want to share. I wrote every day for a whole year to reflect on my daily activities and problems from a positive thinking. I have also been developing what it means. I came up with a strategy to develop and maintain positive thinking in daily life.
Some Games We Souls Like to Play on the Earth
Series: Wellbeing. Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 21,470. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy, Nonfiction » New Age » Spiritualism
Some parts of this iccle book may make you angry, and anger produces some good games, such as judgement. Judgement is a good game, and you may judge me. Let’s see eh? Come in, come play, the ‘party’ is ready to begin. Remember to bring your body (you can’t hate or laugh or scratch you butt without it).