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Meaning and Identity: An Interdisciplinary Perspective
Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 77,190. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: April 10, 2013 by Society for Philosophy & Culture. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
This book explores the construction of meaning, linguistically and culturally, and the relationship this bears to the production of identity. It looks at meaning and identity from a range of perspectives, including meaning-making and the identity of cities, the construction of national narratives and historical explanation, gender and sexuality, linguistic meaning, and shared meaning-making.
The Bent Tree and the Sleeping Tiger
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 52,950. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern
An old hermit monk and a sleeping tiger sit under a bent tree. Visitors to this odd little 'piece of heaven and earth' learn something of a taoist's thoughts which change their minds,and,thus, their Ways too.
I, Observer
Price: Free! Words: 13,530. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
This is my third volume of short essays to make you think. I look for patterns and generalisations; keep things simple - not to offer truths, but to highlight where complication and specialisation might get things wrong. From the nature of God to what is knowledge, I theorise on subjects as varied as politics and psychology. I even attempt an explanation of Adam's Rib.
101 Ways to Make Yourself Think
Price: Free! Words: 1,550. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Aesthetics
(4.00 from 1 review)
Expand your mind, believe in yourself, think the impossible. "101 Ways to Make Yourself Think" is a compilation of phrases, quotes, and haikus to stimulate your mind. If you're an intellectual already, continue your education; if you aren't, why not become one?
Philosophyology: The Science of Philosophy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,640. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Philosophyology: The Science of Philosophy, is a poetic compilation of ultimate and indisputable universal truths, imperative to accomplishing anything. This book has no filler text, only invaluable information and can be read in an hour. When used as life’s basic help manual, these verses should be read then reread, and read again.
The Art of Strategic Agency
Price: Free! Words: 36,800. Language: British English. Published: April 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Post-structuralism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
(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
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 83,640. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2013 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious history, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
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
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 10,370. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Humanism
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
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 9,310. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Free will & determinism
"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
Series: Studi prosofici. Price: Free! Words: 107,470. Language: Italian. Published: April 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology
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
Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 46,080. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013 by Society for Philosophy & Culture. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Language, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
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.
SHOTTAMA
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 80,430. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
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
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,160. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
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
Price: $21.99 USD. Words: 53,590. Language: French. Published: March 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Biography
"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)
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,240. Language: Spanish. Published: March 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
¿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
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,170. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
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
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,260. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Scandinavian Poetry, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / existentialism
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
Price: Free! Words: 2,480. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Essay » Political
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
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 133,390. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: 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
Price: Free! Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
(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.