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The Imperfect Perfectionist
Price: Free! Words: 76,260. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
I am currently a student at the university of Nairobi in Kenya where i am pursuing a Bachelor's degree in Medicine and Surgery. I take you through my life from being a village boy, a brief stint surviving on the streets fighting for food with the street children and finally my life in medical School. other topics touch on polygamy, faith, prayers, the Trinity, forgiveness and many other topics
Speciesism: Why It Is Wrong, And The Implications of Rejecting It
Price: Free! Words: 27,910. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
The aim of this book is to attack our speciesism, both by showing that it is wrong, and by examining the implications of rejecting it. By doing so, we see more than a few ways in which our behavior and attitudes should change, and change profoundly.
Morality Defined
Price: Free! Words: 14,190. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Logic, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Morality today is commonly misunderstood by appealing to some authority which dictates right from wrong with no clear litmus test. It’s time to end the suffering. If we are going to leave a better world for our children, then we need to leave better children for the world. So we should lead by example and be the change we want to see in the world.
Natural Ethics
Price: Free! Words: 22,340. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Gnosticism
A book exploring and defining the ethics of the new thought system of Gnostic Reasonism. A book challenging the hypocritical ethics of Old Testament and Bible ethics, based on the commandments of the lesser god Yahweh/ Jehovah, and also challenging the unsound ethics of Scientific Atheism, the religion of the modern capitalist world.
Following in the Footsteps of Kenneth Burke: Incarnation
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This essay places the work of Kenneth Burke in an historical and theoretical and theoretical context, and offers the metaphor of incarnation as a possible unifying locus within his thought.
A Collection of Short Stories
Price: Free! Words: 37,740. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Good & evil
This book is about many things.
The God Factor - For Success and Contentment
Price: Free! Words: 5,040. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Inspirational, Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy
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This is about the most important aspect of human life and that is God and how he can help you to remain contented.
Consciousness
Price: Free! Words: 11,820. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Spiritualism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Mind & Body
“Our unique way of perceiving, or having a perspective in the first place, shapes the association we give to everything and everyone around us…everything in our lives is labeled to have a specific definition and purpose. This purpose is only relevant if there is a presence of consciousness to be subservient to...” -Joshua Nsangi (Author)
Creative Theory, Radical Example: Criticisms and Essays for Culture in the Digital Paradigm
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.
Of Suicide
Price: Free! Words: 2,550. Language: American English. Published: April 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Free will & determinism, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
Is a person's decision to kill himself always wrong? Is his thinking irrational? Who has the right to stop him? This is a continuation and expansion of David Hume's essay with the same name.
Neuroethics and Consciousness
Price: Free! Words: 42,060. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This special issue of Res Cogitans is dedicated to the problems of neuroethics, i.e. the ethics of brain research and its applications. Most of the authors of the papers are philosophers and bioethicists, and their approach is conceptual and normative rather than purely empirical – although many empirical matters are also considered in the papers.
Beneath Foundations for Eternal Life
Price: Free! Words: 16,620. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Faith
Does truth exist? What is truth? How can truth be known? Through observation and reason, many aspects of truth can be known. These kinds of truths form the bedrock on which true faith and knowledge can be built. Consider for yourself whether or not you agree that the “truths” discussed in this book are “self-evident”!
To think or to imitate ? Off dogmatic belief, towards free reason!
You set the price! Words: 14,240. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
The problem of neurosciences and natural sciences in general on researching human qualia is presented and explained in common wording. The inconsistency of materialistic faith is used to elucidate the importance of unprejudiced reason. Further content includes comparison of theory of relativity with the common understanding of time.
Nachdenken statt nachahmen: Weg von Glaubensdogmen, hin zu freier Vernunft!
You set the price! Words: 14,210. Language: German. Published: March 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Das Problem der Neurowissenschaft bei der Erforschung menschlicher Qualia wird mit gewöhnlichen Worten dargestellt und erklärt. Die Unstimmigkeit des philosphischen Materialismus dient als Beispiel, um die Wichtigkeit unvoreingenommener Anwendung der Vernunft hervorzuheben. Abschließend geht es um Verhältnis und Unterschiede zwischen der allgemeinen Auffassung von Zeit und jener der Physik.
Freedom's Light: Quotations from History's Champions of Freedom
Price: Free! Words: 7,630. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Reference, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
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FREEDOM'S LIGHT contains quotations from 38 of history's champions of freedom, from Aristotle to Zlata Filipovic, from George Washington to Martin Luther King, Jr. Included are Jefferson, Adams, Franklin, Anne Frank and many more.
Half Full
Price: Free! Words: 16,430. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
Changing the way we think and know ourselves changes our reality.
Tempus Fugit
Price: Free! Words: 620. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Biography
The journey of life.
Διάλεξε Καραμέλα
Price: Free! Words: 5,480. Language: Greek. Published: March 21, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy
Συλλογές στίχων: • Καραμέλες • Τα Αιώνια Το Είναι όλο το ξήλωσα κομμάτι στο κομμάτι Κάθε κομμάτι Ιερό γεμάτο με Αγάπη Τύλιξα σε ρυζόχαρτο το έβαλα στις τσέπες Αιώνια ασυνείδητα Αρχέτυπα σε φέτες
Iliad ad Nihilum: Psychê, Conscience, Wonder
You set the price! Words: 223,960. 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
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.