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Handbook for the Eager
Price: $5.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 11,390. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
The simplest and most direct guide to enlightenment. The author followed several different spiritual paths in the quest for self-realisation or enlightenment, among which Christianity, Buddhism, Zen, Hinduism, Philosophy, Science. All of them converged to a single point. The most essential teachings were boiled down to one short book that truly is a Handbook for the Eager.
Kung Fu en Una Taza de Té
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,110. Language: Spanish. Published: March 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Este no es un libro acerca de cómo patear o golpear a un oponente. Kung Fu no es algo que haces, sino la manera en la que lo haces. Es el arte de la perfección, el arte de la Profundidad. Una manera de entender el mundo. Cada cosa que hacemos, la podemos hacer con o sin Kung Fu. Es nuestra decisión.
The Anatomy of Peace | Summary
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,280. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
The Anatomy of Peace: Resolving the Heart of Conflict is an effective 2006 literary publication by the Arbinger Institute. This guide is an informative tool which utilizes imaginary personalities to show its messages. There are also featured information methods for restraining political, individual, and also organizational problems.
Advice for Monks and Nuns
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,680. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012 by Lama Yeshe Wisdom Archive. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Buddhist, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Clergy
In these talks, Lama Yeshe and Lama Zopa Rinpoche explain the great benefits of practicing Dharma as an ordained person, how to keep the ordination pure, the purpose of the monastic community, how to live together as monks and nuns, and much more.
Visual Intuitionism: The Handbook of use of visual logic thinking in everyday life
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,580. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Logic, Nonfiction » Psychology » Theory
This book presents the technique of visual logic thinking. The technique consists of separate consecutive parts, which as a whole become "skeleton" for information processing with following topics: mnemonic technique of memorization of events and dialogues, visual analysis of events, visualization of semantic connections and taxonomical groups of abstract essences, estimation of probabilities.
Jen Hancock's Handy Humanism Handbook
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,680. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Atheism/Agnosticism
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
This book is written to provide a quick overview of the philosophy of Humanism. Humanism is one of the most influential and yet most maligned philosophies of all time. Unfortunately, most people don’t know anything about it. I intend to change that with this book. Consider yourself introduced.
道德情操论
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 1,070. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: December 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
道德情操论是亚当.斯密的一本伦理学和哲学论著,这本书1759年出版,亚当.斯密一生修订了六次。这本书从人类的同情心作为出发点,通过大量的生活中的常见事实,论述了真善美和假丑恶等人类永久的话题,被称为“西方的论语”。
Hegel's Shorter Logic: An Introduction and Commentary
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,750. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2013 by Gegensatz Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Idealism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Logic
Eric v.d. Luft's revision and expansion of John Grier Hibben's classic work on Hegel's Logic.
Created Equal: The Greatest Lie
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,590. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2017 by Chalet Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Ashton Gray's "Created Equal: The Greatest Lie" destroys forever a vicious and downright deadly lie that has nearly choked the life out of philosophy, culture, education, politics, and wisdom around the world for over 300 years: the Lockean lunacy that all men are "equal and independent."
Teaching from the Mani Retreat
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 42,450. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2011 by Lama Yeshe Wisdom Archive. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
This book is an edited transcript of teachings given by Lama Zopa Rinpoche from December 22 to 26, 2000, as part of the inaugural Mani Retreat at Chenrezig Institute in Queensland, Australia. This title was published by the Lama Yeshe Wisdom Archive, a non-profit organization established to make the Buddhist teachings of Lama Yeshe and Lama Zopa Rinpoche freely accessible in many ways.
Vegetarianismo, frugalità e ascetismo nella filosofia antica
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,820. Language: Italian. Published: November 26, 2017 by Meligrana Giuseppe Editore. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy
Nel I libro del De abstinentia Porfirio delinea le fondamentali ragioni a favore del vegetarianismo, tutte incentrate sul telos dell'ascesi mistica. Ci si propone di riconsiderare il testo come una “fonte” da cui prendere le mosse per indagare i fondamenti concettuali di tale pratica.
Digging Your Own Well: Daoism as a Practical Philosophy
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 32,800. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Ancient
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Many people describe themselves as "spiritual but not religious". This is the book for them. It explains how to integrate the ancient Chinese philosophy of Daoism into a modern person's life.