Books tagged: nietzsche

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Meaning: the History of Western Philosophy
Price: Free! Words: 41,020. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
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This engaging and educational work examines the history of western philosophy and many of the greats who contributed to it, beginning with Socrates and Plato and ending with Nietzsche, Sartre and Camus. It provides an introduction to key western schools of thought and represents a valuable reference tool for philosophy students, while also showing how these philosophies are applicable today.
The Void and the Clouds
Price: Free! Words: 28,060. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
A whimsical expounding upon the necessity of living life and embracing all the silliness and joy that life itself has to offer. Written from the perspective of a stranger in a strange world, these musings illuminate some of the more remote aspects of living, such as art, beauty, goodness, and charity. Sometimes the biggest truths in life become so neglected that we forget they are even there.
Playground for Misunderstanding
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,180. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Playground for Misunderstanding takes a smart and funny walk along faultlines of communication that are male-female, young-old, French-American, with a plot wrapped around a police investigation in Paris, 2009. Is it murder, or is it not? An American exchange student and his French girlfriend trip into the investigation and its subset considerations of life in Paris today.
Nietzsche: Superman or Clark Kent
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 9,440. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2013. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Good & evil
This is a collection of essays, including the title one, in which various people are skewered (Nietzsche, Bertrand Russell, Freud, Socrates) and various subjects are given a twist. There are a few stories for comic relief, like the one about the orchestra leader who liked to play with his baton in public.
Ethical Empowerment: Virtue Beyond the Paradigms
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 121,770. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Essay » Political
This book presents an ethical theory designed to go beyond ideology in order to develop a basis for morality that transcends rigid and sometimes inapplicable rules by returning to the principle of universal love. By so doing, it provides an ethical framework for unconventional ideas and research that challenges traditional beliefs which are vested in ideological, financial and political interests
Übermensch
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 7,960. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013 by Libros Libertad Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Eastern European Poetry
In his latest book of poems, Manolis celebrates the “imperfect perfection of the imperfect chaos,” energetic and lucid philosophic meditations on the mysteries of being human. Übermensch is derived from one of Nietzsche’s most challenging and frequently misunderstood concepts, the Superman or Overman.
Portraits in Philosophy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 44,210. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / General, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Biography
Readers of this decorative and informative book will find a treasure-trove of valuable information about many of the greatest thinkers ever to have shaped the Western world. Beginning with Thales of Miletus and ending with Robert Nozick, Portraits in Philosophy examines 50 of the most influential Western philosophers of the past two millenniums.
Christine
Price: Free! Words: 8,430. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
This is the story of Christine and the day that she grew a penis.
Ruminations: Selected Philosophical, Historical, and Ideological Papers, Volume 2, Dawns and Departures
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,160. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013 by Gegensatz Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Humanism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
The second volume of the epitome of Eric v.d. Luft's short works.
Madame Einzige: Amor Fati
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 100,260. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
Having recently been annexed into the new Russian-dominated super-state called the Eurasian Federation, oil-rich Central Asia has become the heart of a bloody geopolitical cycle of revolution and counter-revolution. A Nietzschean cypherpunk anti-heroine Madame Einzige is thrust onto the Central Asian killing fields in search of a nihilistic hacker-magus kidnapped and recruited by the CIA.