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The Nudity of Absence (To the Idol Worshippers) by Adam Lovasz
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,290. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Deconstruction
Speculative ontology, laced with nihilism, this book is a collection of essays pertaining to the emptiness of existence.
In My Considered Opinion by Theresa M. Moore
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 125,680. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Publishing business, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
A collection of blog posts and essays written from 2008 to 2014 by author and publisher Theresa M. Moore. Topics include the controversies with Amazon and other self-publishing travails, the condition of the book publishing industry, bad politician tricks, and issues concerning Global Warming, air pollution, and the degradation of the natural world.
Worry And Be Happy The Audacity of Hopelessness by Karl Renz
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,710. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015 and represented by Maoli Media Private Limited. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
Decoding Karl is akin to understanding electricity: simply cannot be done. Its effects, though, may be felt and described. That’s what you may encounter here in Worry And Be Happy. It’s the welcome release from needing any release which makes Karl’s display of ‘the audacity of hopelessness’ in this book so enchanting and endearing.
Creative Theory, Radical Example: Criticisms and Essays for Culture in the Digital Paradigm by Justice Koolhaas
Price: Free! Words: 53,650. Language: British English. Published: April 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy, Essay » Technology
This book offers dizzying and breakneck theories on subjects including digital identity, transhumanism, and blue-chip art celebrities. The introductions outline Koolhaas’s regrounding methodology, poetics, call for Theory Celebrities, and politics of infolution, along with comprehensive interpretations that allow students to choose material without feeling pressured to grasp everything at once.
The Song of Irrelevance by Karl Renz
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 65,540. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015 and represented by Maoli Media Private Limited. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
‘Extreme’ – that’s how seasoned Advaita buffs would term the Karl Renz brand of Advaita, suggesting compromise as an option. However the option of compromising or not itself gets burnt out in the untamed fire of Karl’s living words. ‘I would rather kill myself than bullshit myself,’ says Karl, scoffing at requests to be 'nice’ or 'accommodating' to listeners gasping for survival. By neither confi
The Cave Of Wisdom Part 1 by Rajesh Nanoo
Price: $4.56 USD. Words: 54,670. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Eastern mysticism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Hindu
The Book contains the gist of mystical teachings from Upanishads, Zen, Sufism, Kabbala, Buddhism and Taoism. Along with this, it covers the very essence of Semitic philosophy that is spread through Christianity, Islam and Judaism. It has extensive quotes and stories said by Sri Ramakrishna Paramahamsa, Swami Vivekananda, Ramana Maharishi, Wandering monk, Zen and Tao Masters.
Iliad ad Nihilum: Psychê, Conscience, Wonder by Michael Degener
You set the price! Words: 224,120. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / existentialism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Aesthetics
Paragon of warrior valor, or, à la Shakespeare, “idol of idiot worshippers”? This study contends that The Iliad, authored by an ironic sixth century Athenian, unfolds a revolutionary critique of the martial aristocracy. Achilles is undone by his own curse of pothê upon the Achaeans, exposed to an experience of thauma, or wonder, at Patroclus’ psychê, in the first glimmerings of conscience.
Progress and Poverty Centenary Edition by Henry George
Price: Free! Words: 193,180. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
An Inquiry Into the Cause of Industrial Depressions and of Increase of Want With Increase of Wealth...the Remedy Henry George believed that "(t)he people must think because the people alone can act." This classic bestseller in political economy launched a worldwide movement with a unique strategy to abolish privilege and poverty.
Dismantling the Divine: D.H. Lawrence, James Joyce, Samuel Beckett by Paul Gleason
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,190. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Aesthetics, Essay » Literature
A groundbreaking and original book, "Dismantling the Divine" considers how D.H. Lawrence, James Joyce, and Samuel Beckett criticize the nineteenth-century concept of the artist as the replacement for Jesus Christ as the divine prophet of universal truth. In addition, the book shows how these three novelists engage with Nietzsche, Heidegger, Schopenhauer, and other key philosophers.
Enlightenment? Who Cares! by Madhukar Thompson
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 98,160. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2015 and represented by Maoli Media Private Limited. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
"I no longer care if I get enlightened or not. In fact, I dont care even if I do care !" Such is the seekers attitude just prior to the occurrence of enlightenment, according to Ramesh S. Balsekar -- a life-long devotee of Ramana Maharshi and disciple of Nisargadata Maharaj. This book -- the sequel to Enlightenment May or May not Happen-deals with a wide range of topics including karma.
Our Society, Our Planet by George Thomas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110,800. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2015 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Good & evil, Essay » Sociology
This book explores deep concerns about the future of our societies on this 'our' planet. It is about the injustices and, in some cases, the criminal behaviour of small groups of people who have the power and economic might to influence governments and other institutions to leave legal possibilities open for them to behave and do the things their way with hardly any restrictions.
Restoring Meaning: Evolution Revisited by Albert Low
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,550. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Zen, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution
“Restoring Meaning: Evolution Revisited” offers an original and fertile way to integrate spiritual and scientific views of human evolution. It offers a new and refreshing alternative to the way we think about our origins. The result is an invigorating perspective on how our best qualities have come into being and evolved. How we think about our origin matters because we will act accordingly.
Tomorrow, as the Crow Flies by Andrew Oberg
Price: Free! Words: 66,600. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
"Tomorrow, as the Crow Flies" is a book of ideas. Written in the style of a blog, it covers such philosophical topics as the absence of a soul, issues of personal identity and community, core values for modern life, and the nature of truth. Personal, social, and political concerns are also discussed, with a unique form of government offered for consideration in the author’s 'control socialism'.
The Dharma Flower Sutra Seen through the Oral Transmission of Nichiren by Martin Bradley
Price: $12.80 USD. Words: 348,350. Language: British English. Published: February 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Buddhist
The purpose of this project is to encourage readers who seek individuation, and for those who are already familiar with the teachings of Nichiren to embrace the implication of opening up one’s inherent Buddha nature with our persons just as they are. This is a serious examination of the Buddha enlightenment of Nichiren, who saw in the Dharma Flower Sutra the real meaning of the whole of life.
Enlightenment May or May Not Happen by Madhukar Thompson
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 91,310. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2015 and represented by Maoli Media Private Limited. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious philosophy
"How can I tell if I'm making progress in my spiritual search?" "Can I speed it up at all, and if so -- how?" Answers to these and other crucial recurrent questions can be found in this book. But be warned: these answers are uncompromising and may shatter your misconceptions.
A Joseph Campbell Companion: Reflections on the Art of Living by Joseph Campbell
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 82,670. Language: American English. Published: February 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
One of Joseph Campbell's most popular, most quoted works, A Joseph Campbell Companion is a treasure trove of insight and inspiration, thought-provoking in its depth, poetic in its scope. Drawn from a month-long workshop at the world-famous Esalen Institute held in celebration of the scholar's eightieth birthday, the Companion captures Campbell at his best: wise, funny, intelligent, and inspiring.
May It Be As It Is by Karl Renz
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 95,620. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015 and represented by Maoli Media Private Limited. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
People always ask 'what do you think about unknotting the karmic knots? ' That's Vedanta. Unknotting your tendencies by techniques, by meditation or something. You come to me, we are doing the opposite! I put so many knots in your bloody brain that you cannot even imagine that they ever will be gone. Because succeeding by unknotting knots makes the first knot, that there is one who has knots, stro
Heaven And Hell by Karl Renz
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 66,770. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2015 and represented by Maoli Media Private Limited. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Hindu, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
‘You don’t need this book!’ Karl would say, ‘You stand to gain absolutely nothing from it.’ He would probably add he hopes nobody gains or understands anything from him. What’s more, he would mean it! In Karl you encounter Advaita in its rawest form – undiluted, uncooked, unconditioned by thought and untainted by frills or more concepts. It’s bang-in-your-face, inescapable Advaita… ‘What-you-cann
Am I - I Am by Karl Renz
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 53,700. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2015 and represented by Maoli Media Private Limited. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Hindu, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
Am I – I Am is an assortment of delectable snippets from various talks of Karl Renz – talks which Karl often refers to as ‘Living Words’. These ‘Living Words’ are best described in Karl’s own words as those “without a speaker, having no direction, are not teaching, give no advice and do not want anything from you.” This, simply put, is the heart of the book. All you can say about the phenomenon na
The Hedonistic Imperative by David Pearce
Price: Free! Words: 54,500. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
The Hedonistic Imperative outlines how genetic engineering and nanotechnology will abolish suffering in all sentient life.