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Kabbalah, Hermeticism and M-theory
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,800. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011 by Mike Hockney. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Philosophy of Science, Nonfiction » New Age » Mysticism
Here is the tale of this extraordinary cosmos of ours. We will take you on the strangest journey from Kabbalism, Manichaeism, Gnosticism, Hermeticism, Rosicrucianism, Platonism, Neoplatonism, the Emerald Tablet, the Golden Dawn, Aleister Crowley, the “perennial philosophy”, genies, Aristotle, entelechy, Forms and matter, mind and matter, universals and particulars, all the way to M-theory.
The Quintessence
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,840. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011 by Mike Hockney. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » History » Ancient
This is the story of an alternative history of the West, one where Christianity never happened. The tale of this bright world that never was begins with the pre-Socratic philosophers of ancient Greece, some of the greatest, boldest and most imaginative thinkers of all time. This is the tale of the infinitely mysterious Quintessence, the divine fifth element.
Wallet Photos
Price: $2.10 USD. Words: 21,890. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2011 by Style Writes Now. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
These are photos, pictures, that stay with us wherever we go. There are twelve 'wallet photos' in this collection mainly set in Sarajevo. Genre: short stories
Notes on Philosophy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,700. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012 by Fideli Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Renaissance philosophy
Starting with brief biographies of the great philosophers, including Socrates, Plato, Aristotle and Descartes in part one, and moving through other forms and ways of thinking this book is a nice introduction to the world of philosophy.
Aristotle in Plain and Simple English
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 22. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,270. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Aristotle was one of the greatest philosophers of all time. His writings covered everything from physics and logic to politics and ethics. His thoughts will blow you away! If, that is, you can understand him! This book takes some of Aristotle's most complex thoughts and ideas, and puts them in a language anyone can understand.
Poetics In Plain and Simple English
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 38. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,550. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Classics
Aristotle's "Poetics" is the earliest surviving work of dramatic theory--which is to say he was one of the first to identify and explain what poetry was. It's an important piece of work. But years of bad translations have almost made it unappreciated and inaccessible. BookCaps new translation on Aristotle's classic work explains it in a way that anyone can understand: Plain and Simple English!
Happiness Quotes by Famous People from Aristotle to Freddie Mercury. Be Happy!
Series: Motivational & Fun Quotes by Famous People - Be Inspired!. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,500. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
A selection of happy feel good quotes, with a dash of the profound, from some of the world's most well known leaders and achievers. Laid out in A-Z format for easy reference.
Il concetto creativo e dialettico dello Spirito nei "Dialoghi Italiani" di Giordano Bruno.
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 368,970. Language: Italian. Published: August 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Renaissance philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
Il testo comprende un confronto fra la tradizione dei testi aristotelici della "Metafisica", "Fisica" e "Il cielo" ed i testi in volgare di Giordano Bruno, analizza i testi bruniani giungendo alla scoperta del principio dell'infinito creativo e doppiamente dialettico e presenta una panoramica delle principali interpretazioni fornite al pensiero bruniano durante l'800 ed il '900.
Contra Nominalism: An Essay
Price: Free! Words: 8,480. Language: American English. Published: September 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology
Shows the opposing views of Realism and Nominalism with the intent to uphold realism. Plato's work 'Parmenides' is discussed and partially analyzed. Aristotle and Plato's view on universals (archetypes) discussed. It shows how ideas as real objects of perception can be rationally supported using the geometric point. Shows how relationships and existence are inseparable and yet distinct in nature.
Nine Thinkers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,590. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays, Nonfiction » Philosophy » History & surveys / general
Each chapter in this volume is dedicated to an idea that helped shape our world. It begins with Plato and love, then moves on to look at Aristotle and virtue, Descartes and existence, Kant's concepts and intuitions, Marx and class struggle, Freud and the subconscious, Sartre and existentialism, Rawls and justice as fairness and, finally, Júrgen Habermas and the ideal speech community.