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The Buddhist Coffee House
Price: Free! Words: 37,850. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / existentialism
Trying to escape troubles at home, the author searches for a calm tea drinking place where he thinks everyone speak his language. What he finds, however, are dangerous roundabout, Buddhists women, wizards, drunk elves, 100 women in wedding dresses, pagans obsessed with rock circles, a strange language called English and some very expensive coffee...
Третий путь – через революцию, переворот или трансформацию общества?
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 54,590. Language: Russian. Published: January 21, 2015 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
Почему книга получила такое название «Третий путь – через революцию, переворот или трансформацию общества?». Разве у общества три пути развития? О, мы знаем, их – множество, если рассматривать в совокупности историю различных государств, стран и народов. Однако из всего многообразия выкристаллизовались и стали основными только два – капиталистический и социалистический.
Aerobics for the Mind
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 58,710. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2015 by WordCrafts Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics, Nonfiction » Philosophy » History & surveys / general
Remember when you were a child and incessantly asked your parents “Why?” You still had that childhood gift of wondering about everything from the simple “Why can’t I touch the stove eye when it’s red?” to the most profound questions people can ask “Why can’t I see God if He’s real?” "Aerobics for the Mind" is a book for anyone who still has tha
Scourge III: Thriving in the Age of Austerity
Price: Free! Words: 42,120. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental health, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / existentialism
I really love the succinct way you write about living positively regardless of the circumstances of your life. Believing in the new age prosperity thinking (along with some bad luck) led me down a bigtime abyss of depression to the point of contemplating suicide. Thankfully that is behind me now. I made a mistake, and now truly value the power of realism and living positively. -- Kathy
Philosophical Works 2010-2014
Price: Free! Words: 57,290. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
The following is a collection of works that I have written that address a wide range of topics, including politics, economics, philosophy, morality and more.
The Essence of Life
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,440. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2015 by Spectrum Ebooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Mind & Body, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
What is the meaning of life? Why are we here? Is there a God or isn’t there, and if there is a God, what is its nature? How shall we live? What shall we live for, if anything? People have struggled for millennia to tackle these questions. Wars have been fought over them.The way we answer these questions will provide the ultimate context for everything we do with our lives.
The Purpose-Driven Life
Series: The Wheel of Wisdom, Book 20. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 23,710. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Utilitarianism
YOU ALREADY POSSESS WITHIN YOU EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO SUCCEED, BUT YOU AREN’T USING IT PROPERLY. This book explains how the good you already have is the foundation for all abundance. Despite a poised mindset, consistent efforts and gargantuan investments, most people fail to clinch success and inner peace in the lifetime. With this book, you can reverse that trend.
Sunderkand (Hindi)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,680. Language: Hindi. Published: January 6, 2015 by Sai ePublications & Sai Shop. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Hinduism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Hindu
शान्तं शाश्वतमप्रमेयमनघं निर्वाणशान्तिप्रदं ब्रह्माशंभुफणीन्द्रसेव्यमनिशं वेदांतवेद्यं विभुम्‌। रामाख्यं जगदीश्वरं सुरगुरुं मायामनुष्यं हरिं वन्देऽहं करुणाकरं रघुवरं भूपालचूडामणिम्‌॥ 1॥ शांत, सनातन, अप्रमेय (प्रमाणों से परे), निष्पाप, मोक्षरूप परमशांति देनेवाले, ब्रह्मा, शंभु और शेष से निरंतर सेवित, वेदांत के द्वारा जानने योग्य, सर्वव्यापक, देवताओं में सबसे बड़े, माया से मनुष्य रूप में दिखनेवाले,
O Pessimismo Nacional
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,080. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
Este livro é inspirado na pequena obra de Manuel Laranjeira, O Pessimismo Nacional: Ou de Como Os Portugueses Procuram Soluções (Lisboa: Padrões Culturais, 2008). Quando li a obra de Manuel Laranjeira pela primeira vez há alguns anos fiquei logo impressionado com algumas das semelhanças sofridas pelo povo português no início do Séc. XX e que tanto se parece com aquilo que vivemos hoje no Brasil.
How To Define the Word "Religion"
Series: How to Define the Word "Religion" and Related Primers. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 47,290. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
This little walk and academic treatise turns on the title question. The answer may explain the past three and one-half centuries of Western history.
The Relevance of Kabir
Price: $5.51 USD. Words: 51,750. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Kabir was a bold eastern philosopher who understood how pain is inevitable and suffering is optional. The Relevance of Kabir combines the verses of four different translations. In the revolutionary spirit of Kabir, Todd Vickers elaborates on these poems using modern examples, reason, metaphor and indelicacy.
Sleeping with Guns
Price: $6.87 USD. Words: 47,840. Language: American English. Published: January 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Personal Self Protection - Sleeping with Guns is an epic book that examines the art of self-protection in today’s world by examining such topics as guns, guns and crime, guns freedom and terrorism, guns in the workplace, personal protection training, personal protection security, and personal self protection. It delves into touchy topics such as gun control and the mindset of fear.
Scourge I: The Demise of Critical Thinking in the Age of The Secret
Price: Free! Words: 42,590. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental health, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / existentialism
It could well have been called The Demise of Critical Thinking in the Age of Donald Trump as it parallels a similar mentality that pre-empted the rise of Hitler. The Secret being emblematic of the social milieu we are finding ourselves in. It shows how easily we give away our power to quacks and con-men. That's if we fail to think critically, instead to abandon our sanity to reckless delusion.
I and I
Price: $20.00 USD. Words: 26,300. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World, Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy
Finally published after 25 years. "I & I" is a long 2 year interview of a thinker with himself covering different fields and issues concerning humanity and planet Earth.
Theorist-at-Large: One Woman's Ambiguous Journey into Medical Cannabis
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 84,310. Language: American English. Published: December 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Critical theory
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The book, "Theorist-at-Large: One Woman's Ambiguous Journey into Medical Cannabis" offers a unique experience learning about "medical marijuana" though the eyes of an Interdisciplinary Ph.D. student, as well Nelson shares parts of her personal journey as a medical cannabis patient. A delightful and educational read!
Life Lessons
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,010. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
A chance discovery. Words of wisdom buried in a box of papers. Prior to his death, a father shares his life lessons through colorful anecdotes of a well-lived life. Some are humorous, some profound, on a myriad of subjects from hot peppers to cars to lying. This assembly is a daughter’s tribute to her father’s recollections on lessons he learned, sparking her own retrospection.
The Iberian Job
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 66,940. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Mind & Body
The Iberian Job is a journey into one man's quest to answer the most fundamental question of them all: what is the 'mind'? It's also a journey across western Europe and gives a rich insight into what it's like to live in places such as France and Portugal, particularly with regard to being down and out. After reading this book you'll never be afraid again.
Plato's 7 Early Period Dialogues
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 76,170. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
7 Early Dialogues : In these dialogues, Socrates is the central character, and is believed to be expressing his own views. These are the only remaining record of Socrates' teachings; hence these are known as the Socratic dialogues. Apology (the Death of Socrates) Crito Charmides, or Temperance Laches or Courage Lysis, or Friendship Euthyphro Ion
Sci Phi Journal: Issue #3, January 2015
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,990. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
Sci Phi is an online science fiction and philosophy magazine. In each issue you will find stories that explore questions of life, the universe and everything and articles that delve into the deep philosophical waters of science fiction universes.
The Meaning of Life: An Examination of Purpose
Price: Free! Words: 25,670. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
“What is the meaning of life?” Can we answer such a monumental question with the limited knowledge we have, and does the question even have an answer in the first place? The answer to both questions is "yes." There are certain and universal answers to the question, and we can provide these answers based on what we know about the world. Or so this book argues.