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Darla's Song
Price: Free! Words: 61,430. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Biography
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"Darla's Song" is the true tale of a senior American Eskimo dog, all but abandoned to die. She is adopted by a loving woman and her reluctant husband. Over the course of time, Darla melts even the coldest of hearts and sets into motion some life-altering experiences for everyone within her reach.
Yi Jing: The True Images of the Circular Changes (Zhou Yi) Completed by the Four Sages
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 74,700. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
This is the first book of my trilogy entitled "The True Images, Numbers and Ideas of Change" and written to help the diviners by the 'Yi Jing' in their interpretations. Any attempt to translate the statements without translating of the diagrams themselves is to shallow their oracular significances. The book is enriched with 69 illustrations to invite the reader to master the ritual of divination.
Een wereld van verschil - wat is er mis met cultuurrelativisme?
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 83,830. Language: Dutch. Published: May 2, 2013 by Fosfor. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
In Een wereld van verschil wordt de oorsprong van het cultuurrelativisme en de karikaturen die ervan worden gemaakt in de huidige culturele oorlog rond de islam onderzocht.
Summa Sophialogica, Volume 1
Series: Summa Sophialogica, I-I. Price: Free! Words: 520,140. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
The Summa Sophialogica is a comprehensive humanist reworking of Thomas Aquinas’ Summa Theologica. The rhetorical and logical organization of this work is identical to the original, as is its scope--which incorporates an examination of all sentient morality and experience. However, the author has recast the questions posed and the answers given herein to suit a non-theistic audience. Part 1 of 4.
The Eternal Wisdom Of Dnyaneshwari
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 130,300. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013 and represented by Maoli Media Private Limited. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Hindu, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Hinduism
Seven centuries ago Saint Dnyaneshwar wrote a commentary on Gita called Bhavarthadeepika, now popularly known as Dnyaneshwari after its author. He wrote it on the instructions of his Guru Nivruttinath who wanted to bring to the common man the Vedanta philosophy of Upanishads, hitherto available to only Sanskrit- knowing pundits.
Good Vibrations, Waves Upon the Etheric
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 51,560. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
This story tells of real experiences of two individual’s communications with other dimensional energies, communications which are being sent intentionally from the spirits of those whose earthly bodies have now perished: those who we term ‘The Dead'. Know that anything is possible; go beyond the realms of possibility and then still further. Forget what you think you know about reality, for
A Leaf That Floats Upstream
Series: The Leaf Incentive, 1. Price: Free! Words: 56,590. Language: American English. Published: April 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Free will & determinism
It is extremely likely that some content in this book may give offense, but please believe that the intent is not to offend, it is to encourage awareness, to reflect on our attitudes and our contribution to humanity and the environment. When controversy leads to truth then it is worthwhile. Will our legacy to those not yet born be, to allow civilization to destroy their world? You decide.
The Autonomy of Reason: A Commentary on Kant’s Groundwork of the Metaphysic of Morals
Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 87,490. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013 by Society for Philosophy & Culture. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
The Autonomy of Reason reflects Wolff’s determination to get out of Kant’s system what is good and to get out of Kant’s system for good. Readers will certainly benefit from Wolff’s two decades of intense study of Kant. Wolff does not see his task as one of either historical exegesis or philosophical criticism. In the place of both Wolff proposes a “philosophical reconstruction” of the text.
Beauty and Pleasure and Moderately Energetic Walking in the Lower Southern Alps
Price: Free! Words: 100,900. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Aesthetics, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
Senses of beauty and especially pleasure drive us in all we do. Here are presented two different kinds, Alpine walking and some simple science. The last two chapters suggest what these emotions may be, how they arose and vary, and how they guide our good and bad decisions. There are 88 pictures, 514 references and 172 anecdotes. There is a web browser version: http://mewila.co.uk/html/mewila.htm
My Year of Beds
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 236,430. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
Freedom adventure independence. To travel alone not just to learn to know the world, but to learn to know yourself. To travel alone is to develop a deep awareness of your own ignorance and insignificance and to become aware of the grand splendor of the planet that harbors us and the universe of which we are a small part.
The Golden Sayings of Epictetus In Plain and Simple English (Translated)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,560. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
The wisdom of Epictetus will inspire you...if you can understand it. Let BookCaps help with this modern retelling of Euripides' classic work! If you have struggled in the past reading the ancient classic, then BookCaps can help you out. We all need refreshers every now and then. Whether you are a student trying to cram for that big final, or someone just trying to understand a book more, BookC
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.
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.
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.
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!
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.
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.
Kant’s Theory of Mental Activity: A Commentary on the Transcendental Analytic of the Critique of Pure Reason
Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 131,120. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2013 by Society for Philosophy & Culture. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology
This book explains the central passage of the “Transcendental Analytic” of the Critique of Pure Reason. It proceeds in the manner of a textual commentary, discussing and explaining each section of the Analytic in turn. The purpose, however, is not merely to comment chapter by chapter on what Kant has written, but rather to reorganise and interpret his argument so that it is coherent and connected.
Ruminations: Selected Philosophical, Historical, and Ideological Papers, Volume 2, Dawns and Departures
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,160. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013 by Gegensatz Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Humanism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
The second volume of the epitome of Eric v.d. Luft's short works.