Books tagged: epistemology

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THE LOGIC OF TRUTH. St. Thomas Aquinas's Epistemology and Antonio Livi's Alethic Logic
Price: $9.70 USD. Words: 171,930. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
The Logic of Truth confronts the epistemological foundations on which modern relativism is built. It achieves this through its presentation of Antonio Livi’s alethic logic in the light of the theory of knowledge of St. Thomas Aquinas. "A clear, rigorous, deep, and complete study of the questions raised by one of the most interesting philosophical currents of our times." ‒ Professor Dario Sacchi
Perseveration, Discursion, and Middle Ground
Price: Free! Words: 38,000. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
A book about the concepts and limitations of genius. Considerations of what it might feel like to be super duper smart.
Induction Is All We Got: Essays on Epistemology
Price: Free! Words: 7,690. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology
'Induction Is All We Got' is a collection of short essays on epistemology that deals mostly with the problem of induction, particularly what the status of induction is. Controversially, it argues that induction underlies all our beliefs.
Thinking: An Essay
Price: Free! Words: 4,890. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Cognitive psychology, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
Hardwired brain fuses triad of past, present and future into one perception. We never see the present moment as is. A present moment is timeless and not detectable to a transient thought pattern. Past moments are viewed from present while projecting future into present, a triad. How to study it? Discuss belief and doubt from view of triad and survival. Fits into incremental math thesis.
Brief Introductory Note on The Genetic Universe e-Book
Price: Free! Words: 530. Language: American English. Published: April 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology
It would be natural if you asked your own self: ‘Should someone have in fact come up with the biggest advance in Metaphysics since George Berkeley’s Idealism, why such individual would promote it the self-publishing way?’
J. G. Frazer and the Platonic Theory of Being
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,930. Language: British English. Published: April 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
James Frazer won a fellowship with an essay on the development of Plato's theory of the Forms or Ideas. In this essay he argued that there was no overarching theory of Being in Plato's mind before he embarked on the writing of his dialogues, and that consequently differences in approach and discussion apparent in his work are the result of development in his thought. Was he right?
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.
The Genetic Universe
Price: Free! Words: 23,170. Language: American English. Published: November 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology
The Genetic Universe introduces a new original metaphysics featuring Essentialism; a persuasion which attributes the actualization of existence to Mind 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.
The Congruent Nature of Other Minds
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,770. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2015. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology
A philosophical discussion regarding the nature of solipsism, the complications surrounding sharing reality and knowledge with other beings, and how Philosopher and Psychologist William James addresses these concerns in both his philosophy of Radical Empiricism and his Pragmatic Method.
The Coronation of Napoleon I
Price: Free! Words: 13,060. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Literature » Literary
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If a tree falls in a forest and no one hears it, does it make a sound? When Napoleon crowned himself Emperor, the magnitude of the spectacle was evident to every witness. But did it matter to, let us say, the Siberian farmer who died shortly thereafter, never hearing of the day? This story of Napoleon’s coronation blends philosophy and history to answer the most profound of existential questions.