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False Worlds
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,990. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
A false world is like an apple full of worms. It appears juicy and attractive on the outside, but is in fact disgusting on the inside. This book discusses a number of false worlds masquerading as truth but which are in fact false to their core. Included are the false worlds of politics, international relations, law, sexual confusion (premarital sex, abortion and gayness), entertainment and pride.
World Peace - The Transition
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 101,950. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » General, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Analytic
World Peace - The Transition - is a Plan taken from well-supported explanations in economics, technology, history, business, leadership, and transformation (project management), to create a simple straight-forward series of next steps that lead on to a Good Life (as Aristotle called it) - the American Dream for seven billion people.
Undecided: Neti-Neti
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 74,800. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2015 and represented by Maoli Media Private Limited. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Hindu, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
Undecided: Neti-Neti Neti-Neti: Neither this, nor that. This is a self-inquiry technique of negation which negates all things that you are not. Finally what remains, is what-you-are. Not as the one who knows, not as the one who doesn't know. But as the one who neither knows nor does not know – tabula rasa, existing in its original, pristine state which Karl describes as “blankety blank”.
Journey to Consciousness: A Young Man's Quest for the Meaning of Life
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 67,910. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics, Nonfiction » New Age » Mysticism
When a young man becomes disillusioned with the corporate world of the West, he starts questioning everything. “Where did we come from... and why are we here?” Frustrated by a system that does not seem to care, he ends up leaving his job and goes on a quest for the meaning of life. Dabbling in yoga, meeting a psychic and hunting down UFOs, he develops a sense that reality is not what he thought...
(Un) Thinking Nationalism: From India to (H)india
Price: $2.39 USD. Words: 50,640. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2015 by CreatiVentures. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / General
Nationalism thinks and marks space of people, that it imagines belong to it. There is a constitutive spatial and a constructed loyalist political dimension to all forms of nationalism. (Un)thinking nationalism is an attempt to (re)mediate these marked spaces, constructed identities, crafted exclusions, deliberate inclusions ranging from triumphant loyalty to treachery and betrayal of a traitor.
A Mad Trapper's Examination of Reader Response and Reception Theory
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,530. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Critical theory, Essay » Literature
In this project I ground my reading of reader-oriented criticism in a particular text, Rudy Wiebe’s The Mad Trapper. Positioning this novel as representative of the contradictory characteristics of all texts--”always already” open to multiple interpretations--I use these multiple readings both to examine and undermine The Mad Trapper and Reader Response/Reception theory.
Historiographic Metafiction
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,490. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Critical theory
My reading of historiographic metafiction through a series of postmodern texts which work out of and subvert traditional notions of historical writing. I use Linda Hutcheon’s construction of this postmodern genre to investigate the particular literary and historical strategies these texts use and abuse in order to write an alternative history.
Village Cafe A Buffet of Ideas
Price: Free! Words: 39,230. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
Our democracies appear healthy but they suffer malignant cancers. As you contend with frustration; open this book and consider wholesome remedies. You might find ways to reduce hyperbolized fat. Each village café offers a buffet of ideas appropriate to every country. If your interest is fairness, debt management, taxation, jobs, justice, welfare, environment or governance; look here.
Cyrenaics Handbook: Handbook of Source Material for Cyrenaic Philosophy
You set the price! Words: 30,490. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
This handbook contains the lives, writings, and doctrines of the Cyrenaic school by compiling the primary sources of the material. This handbook is not a summary or analysis of the Cyrenaic school. This handbook provides all of the (open and available) references to the Cyrenaic school within the ancient texts.
Ramana Maharshi: The Crown Jewel of Advaita
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 105,570. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2015 by Albion-Andalus Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Hinduism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Hindu
The great Indian sage, Ramana Maharshi, has often been described as the very incarnation of non-dualism, or advaita, even though the Hindu philosophical school of Advaita Vedanta claims that no one has ever been born, lived or died. It is this paradox that the Advaitin philosopher John Allen Grimes explores in this profound new work, skillfully combining biography with philosophical inquiry.
The Last Day of Captain Lincoln
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,510. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Lincoln, an old, onetime Captain of the USNAS Hope Eternal, always knew this day would come. Just as birthdays are carefully planned, so are deaths.
The Genetic Universe
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 21,320. Language: American English. Published: November 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology
The Genetic Universe introduces a new original metaphysics featuring Essentialism; that attributes to Mind the actualization of existence and reveals the actual function of human sight and hearing among other metaphysical definitions.Garcia-Gonzalez writing style is informal and seeks a larger audience of that which is usual for academic works.
Ekemini
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,490. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
The Word is meant for everyone and is present in every earth community no matter the tribe and race. The Word begat languages, and as the central figure, language is surrounded by numerous dialects. No nation or community needs to import The Word. The Word is the truth and is formless. The truth is formless as well, and it is found only in the original Word.
The Sacred History of Being
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 113,510. Language: British English. Published: November 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
Did the ancient Greeks invent philosophy, and the concept of Being? That has been the conventional wisdom for many years. In fact philosophy is very old, and its presence can be traced in other cultures in the Ancient Near East, at least as far back as the middle of the 2nd Millennium B.C.E. Thomas Yaeger explores the ancient cultural significance and context of philosophy before the Greeks.
The Wild Life and Other Stories
Price: Free! Words: 24,520. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
A humorous collection of stories and nonfiction on fly-fishing, rugby and drinking.
Louder Than a Whisper: Clearer Than a Bell
Price: $5.90 USD. Words: 37,100. Language: British English. Published: October 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
Louder Than a Whisper; Clearer Than a Bell challenges the status quo of Humanity by inviting it to look at the morass of confusion, despair and uncertainty that pervade our society.
Vision du 21e Siècle: Un renouveau des valeurs et des responsabilités individuelles
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 38,230. Language: French. Published: October 23, 2015 by Byakko Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy
Si nous persistons à vivre avec les valeurs du 20e siècle, l’humanité sera incapable de survivre au 21e siècle. Avant toute chose, le monde a maintenant besoin d’une révolution totale de la conscience. Le temps est venu de nous détourner des réalités extérieures, du court terme et de l’éphémère pour explorer les valeurs intérieures, durables et essentielles. — Masami Saionji
The Laws of Life: An Exploration of Fundamental Problems in Ethics
Series: Philosophical Works by Danish Thinker Andreas Simonsen. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 28,270. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2015 by FICTIVE PRESS. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Free will & determinism
An important 20th century work on ethics. Now available in English for the first time. Danish thinker Andreas Simonsen explores what he considers the three most fundamental problems in ethics: free will versus determinism, happiness versus duty, and humanism versus humility.
The Future: End of the World - The Teaching of Djwhal Khul
Series: The Teaching of Djwhal Khul - Esoteric Natural Science. Price: $3.10 USD. Words: 24,780. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Theosophy
The second book of dilogy "The Future - The Teaching of Djwhal Khul", devoted to the theme of the End of the World
Así lo Escuché: La sabiduría de Masahisa Goi
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 24,770. Language: Spanish. Published: October 14, 2015 by Byakko Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Mind & Body, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Masahisa Goi es un filósofo espiritual y fundador de un movimiento de oración por la paz mundial que se centra en las palabras "Que la paz reine sobre la tierra". Hideo Takahashi, escritor y poeta, ha recopilado esta colección de ideas de su mentor, tal y como las escuchó durante el extenso período que pasó con él.