Books tagged: morality

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The Greater Good (a story from More Lost Memories)
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Series: The Lost and Not Found Universe ยท More Lost Memories, 1.5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,900. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2009 by Modern Evil Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Religious
This is more of a series of philosophical dialectics than it is a proper story. It explores a complex ethical situation from the perspective of a group that emphatically denies that it has a right to life, or any say in whether it lives or dies. It uses entirely fictionalized religious iconography, dogma, and symbolism to examine issues and situations you may recognize from the world around you.
Moving Beyond Good and Evil: A Theory of Morality, Law, and Government
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Price: Free! Words: 10,410. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
This short book starts from first principles of moral nihilism and determinism and arrives at a shared system of morality and justice. It suggests a moral or ethical system that abandons the assumptions of objectivity, moral agency, and free will, and goes on to explore the implications of such a theory in the areas of criminal justice and government.
Java's Dream
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,260. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2009 by Darling Newspaper Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Before history, humanity begins when a strange fork-legged creature challenges bestial tradition. In making this moral stand, Java and his mate risk all.
Right Ascension
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Series: Edge of Apocalypse, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 74,430. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2009. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Set in the year 3040, Right Ascension examines mankind's place in the Universe, how we ascended to that lofty position, and the horrifying price of that ascension. It tells the story of one highly virtuous man who comes face to face with an invincible adversary and is forced to choose between honor ... and humanity's very survival.
Declination
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Series: Edge of Apocalypse, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,710. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2009. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A continuation of the saga begun in Right Ascension, Declination finds us in the year 3050, ten years after the dreadful Lucani Ibron have been driven from Earth. Now, the Confederation's crises are spawned from within, and one brave woman struggles against all odds to keep mankind united amidst a hailstorm of rebellion, war, and moral declination.
The Silver Lining - Moral Deliberations in Films
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Price: Free! Words: 17,520. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Moral deliberations and philosophical dimensions in eight modern films.
Journal of a Sufi Odyssey A True Novel Book I
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 156,990. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Educational
Many people suppose that tasawwuf, or Sufi mysticism, is just about altered states of consciousness. In reality, however, the essence of the Sufi mystical way is to struggle to purify oneself through a constant exploration for the truth of things and use those discovered truths to help realize one's essential, spiritual potential. 'Journal of a Sufi Odyssey' gives expression to such a search.
This We Defend
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Price: $8.88 USD. Words: 108,860. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy
"This We Defend" is a true story told with humor on how to solve a noise or 'quality of life' problem with a neighbor in New York City. The neighbor is a group of veterans from an American Legion post. It's about conflict resolution, anger management, gun control and how to get things done when battling arrogance, detached government and neighborhood fascism. It's about responsibility and freedom.
The Meaning of Life
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Price: Free! Words: 65,940. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Spiritualism
Love is divine and Divinity is love personified. The author explains that divine love is the meaning of life and shows the reader how everyone can attain peace, love, immortality and happiness by meditation by spiritual sound. The book describes love as the ultimate reality, the relationships in reality, reincarnation and its significance, immortality and bliss, law of karma, meditation and yoga
Creation vs. Evolution The Vedic Perspective
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Price: Free! Words: 10,970. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution
The author discusses evolution and then describes an alternate theory namely the Vedic theory of evolution of consciousness as opposed to Darwin’s theory of evolution of species. The theory of evolution of consciousness is based on creation of various species by God so as to accommodate the varied desires of an infinite number of living beings. What is Life?, Proof of God, Moral implications.