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Los Upanishad esenciales
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 44,050. Language: Spanish. Published: January 23, 2013 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Buddhist, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Los Upanishad constituyen la parte final de los Veda; son el apice de la antigua filosofía hindu y han sido idóneamente definidos comos los "Himalaya del alma". Son la fuente primera de los conceptos basicos de la filosofía Hindu y la inspiracion no solo de los sistemas ortodoxos sino tambien de las llamadas escuelas heterodoxas.
FREGE, THE LAWS OF LOGIC AND THEISM
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,750. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
Friedrich Ludwig Gottlob Frege was a renowned logician and mathematician. Significant features of his work can be utilized to advance the notion that the laws of logic are not the product of matter and its supporting capability. Without God as the uppermost mind and the source of logic one weakens, beyond recovery, the justification that one can trust human reason.
The Human Mission
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 63,470. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
This book presents an understanding of a purpose for humanity, direction for human activity, and a social structure for a free-orderly society.
Enlightenment Through the Art of Basketball
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,330. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2013 by Oleander Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern
Yanagi enquired: What did the apprentice say to you? Ogawa answered: He said, “May I play?” Yanagi said: And what did you reply? Ogawa whispered: I asked him politely if he could be the post. Hirohide Ogawa’s dicta and aphorisms on the art of basketball, edited by his pupil S. Yanagi, constitutes the first book on the relationship of basketball with ultimate reality yet published in the West.
The First Party
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,680. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Philosophy
A quorum of influential thinkers set stage for a memorable drinking party circa 380 B.C. Between arguments and a garden variety of layers of wisdom the genesis of platonic love is revealed.
Thus Purred Catius' Cat
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,640. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
"Thus Purred Catius Cat" is a poem for children of all ages. This original short poem composed in January of 2013 was written to summarize the basic principles of Epicurean theory and practice in a form for the new student of the subject. The subjects covered in the poem are taken from the remaining texts of original Epicurean doctrine as preserved by Diogenes Laertius and Lucretius.
The Cards From Within
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 14,180. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Meditations, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
A collection of insights inspired by the 78 cards of the Tarot, "The Cards From Within" invites you to dip into the well of wisdom that is available to all who seek. Illustrated with the images of the Rider-Waite-Smith deck.
Creative Obsession - Philosophic Life in Broad Daylight (An Apomary)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,660. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Pragmatism, Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Creative Obsession is a modern apomary (an amalgam of aphorisms, apothegms and apologues) which depicts a "boiling pot" of philosophy with astonishing succinctness. The fervent protagonist of Creative Obsession is Homer Dogg, “a hardcore traveler, an honest scholar and an infatuated artist.”
A Shorter Version Of A Longer Book
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 58,750. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays, Essay » Literature
"The story so far: I was born, we moved, then I went to school; then we moved again, and again, and a few more times; then I went to university, then to another university; then I went to Korea, then I went back to South Africa, and then I came to Taiwan. Then I wrote another few hundred pages to add to a few hundred pages I had written in previous years about why I do what I do. [...]"
Pytania o wiarę
Series: Życie wiarą. Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 12,150. Language: Polish. Published: January 18, 2013 by Logos Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Theology / Apologetics, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
Skąd wiemy, że Bóg istnieje? Czy nauka nie podważa Biblii? Jak Bóg, który jest miłością, może posłać ludzi do piekła? Czy istnieje reinkarnacja? Jak skończy się ten świat? Poznaj odpowiedzi na 26 pytań dotyczących Boga, Biblii oraz chrześcijaństwa.
Liar Enigma and Others: An Essay
You set the price! Words: 6,640. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Logic, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
Breaks down liar paradoxes from the past. Explains other riddles such as the rock too heavy for God to pick up, the irresistible force and immovable object encounter and some anomalies in Christianity. Discusses double blind experimental method inconsistencies. Analyzes the Barber Paradox. Explains how logical and linguistic conventions create paradoxical results. Explains author's purpose.
The Solidarity of the Concordance
Price: Free! Words: 1,590. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Wholeness arrives by mixing the suspension: Classicists drone toward dull perfection, Romanticists drown in feeling’s affection; Worse, others alternate between extremes— It’s not this nor that, but of a joined direction.
The Epic of Gilgamesh, the Teachings of Siduri and How Siduri's Ancient Advice Can Help Guide Us to a Happier Life
Price: Free! Words: 17,720. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
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This book contains the complete text for the Epic of Gilgamesh based, as much as possible, on the original Old Babylonian tablets. It also discusses both the teachings of Siduri and how Siduri's ancient advice can help guide us to a happier life.
How Do You Know You're Reading a Book? And Other Strange Questions Answered By Old Greek Guys
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,340. Language: American English. Published: January 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
How do you know you're reading right now? To many it seems obvious, but to a strange group of people—philosophers—it's not so obvious. This book is a humorous look at philosophy's strange answers, and even stranger people. Included are original sources, summaries, questions to think about, and paradoxes about knowledge and nuclear fission.
The Final Answer to Everything
Price: Free! Words: 5,380. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
Einstein was right about the Block Universe, as all at once, but there is a more to it, of there being no absolutes, everything relative to but itself, and so it cannot be affected by anything outside of it, and, it, thus, just is, making it eternal, with infinite scenarios, one of which is ours.
Honorary Mother’s Day Award
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,940. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2013 by booksmango. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
Honorary Mother’s Day Award is enveloped with forty-three, poetic expressions that inspire and reassures your mum how much you love her. After all, the gorgeous flower bouquet complimenting this one-of-a-kind gift will never die. This timeless treasure makes this year’s celebration for the Queen of Thailand, worth giving. In honor of Queen Sirikit, who continues capturing the hearts of the Thai pe
A Query into the Rede
Price: Free! Words: 11,460. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Witchcraft and wicca, Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy
A Circle of six Wiccans trained in Western philosophy discuss the Wiccan Rede in an attempt to understand it better. Is it ever possible to do no harm? Who or what should not be harmed? Does the Rede really direct Wiccans to avoid harming others? A philosophical investigation into one of the key tenets of Wicca.
So sprach Buddha
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,110. Language: German. Published: January 12, 2013 by booksmango. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Buddhist
Zitate aus dem Buddhismus und Ihre Auslegungen Hier versucht der Autor etwas Licht in die Thesen Buddhas zu bringen, mit seiner unmaßgeblichen Meinung analysiert er die Thesen mit subjektiver Auslegung. Er versuchte dabei, möglichst nur die, aus seiner Warte, wohl wichtigsten Punkte hervorzuheben. Wobei diese in der buddhistischen Denkart oft nicht einfach zu erkennen sind. Die Schrift bleibt dah
Flights of Thought
Price: $4.82 USD. Words: 19,500. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Short, entertaining and thought-provoking essays on leadership, finance, politics, work life, home, health, the environment, science and technology, culture, and international affairs.
Africa un-slaved Volume I: The Chains of Modern-day African Slavery and The Steps to Our Liberation
Price: Free! Words: 52,480. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2013. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
Africa un-slaved; Volume I: The Chains of Modern-Day African Slavery and the Steps to our Liberation. A compilation of sixty related articles written by myself This volume will take you through [in no specific format] the journey of who and what we really are, how we got here, what we have been doing wrong, how we have become a part of the problem and what must be done to break free.