Books tagged: philosophy and wisdom

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The Adventures of Riley Raccoon
Price: Free! Words: 15,170. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
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Young Riley Raccoon sets out on an adventure to save three havens in his forest, and forges an irreplaceable friendship along the way. Faced with impossible odds against fearsome predators, he learns the virtue of protecting and preserving what he loves in the world, no matter the cost.
Notes Towards a New Age, Volume 2
Series: Ed Ramsey's Philosophy, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 381,420. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious philosophy
Ed Ramsey lives his blue collar philosophy, which he refers to as Mavellonialism. It is his cherished hope that inviting people to immerse themselves in the ideas presented throughout the chapters listed in Volume 2, will open the eyes of the reader to the immense, invaluable and satisfying opportunity given them to come to live as mavericks, in accordance with God's fervent hope for humanity.
Reflections of Connie: Memories of a Sundered Love
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 33,010. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Child abuse
Shawn Michel de Montaigne, author of the beloved epic fantasy Melody and the Pier to Forever, takes a look back at his first love and his fourth-grade school year, 1972-73, both of which changed his life and worldview forever.
Open Heart - Open Mind
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,760. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Organizational development
The 10 years of action research that ultimately gave rise to The Five Literacies of Global Leadership (published by Jossey-Bass in 2007) shattered outdated myths and preconceptions concerning what constitutes effective leadership. Open Heart - Open Mind is a primer for government and business executives who want to access and practice Five Literacies leadership in their own organizations.
Motorcycle Commuter Diaries
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 25,680. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
Hop on board and take a ride through the life and times of a New England motorcycle geek. Frank Paine’s tour de force takes the reader through philosophy, politics, motorcycles, fiction and non-fiction in quick bytes.
Long Days, Last Days . . . a down-to-earth guide for those at the bedside
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 98,410. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family health, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Called to the side of someone critically or chronically ill, what can you do, what will you say? With short alphabetical entries on 200 topics (Checklists, Mutual Peril, Sex, Waiting), LDLD advises on emergency and perplexity, noise and loss. Treating the full ecology of the bedside--its calendar and ethics, its terrain and emotional climate--LDLD empowers all caregivers in days tedious or trying.
Summa Sophialogica, Volume 1
Series: Summa Sophialogica, I-I. Price: Free! Words: 520,140. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
The Summa Sophialogica is a comprehensive humanist reworking of Thomas Aquinas’ Summa Theologica. The rhetorical and logical organization of this work is identical to the original, as is its scope--which incorporates an examination of all sentient morality and experience. However, the author has recast the questions posed and the answers given herein to suit a non-theistic audience. Part 1 of 4.
Moving Beyond The Monkey Mind
Price: Free! Words: 58,380. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Education
Do you want to be more effective at one thing or all things, perhaps like a fictional character? Do you want to have an idea about China and why it's in the news every day? Do you want to do business in the East? Can the wisdom of east and west be combined? This book looks at these points. Attempting to 'move beyond the monkey mind'. What actually works and how to do it from east and west.
Summa Sophialogica, Volume 2
Series: Summa Sophialogica, I-II. Price: Free! Words: 517,550. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
The Summa Sophialogica is a comprehensive humanist reworking of Thomas Aquinas’ Summa Theologica. The rhetorical and logical organization of this work is identical to the original, as is its scope--which incorporates an examination of all sentient morality and experience. However, the author has recast the questions posed and the answers given herein to suit a non-theistic audience. Part 2 of 4.
Where This Path Begins: Renderings Of The Tao Te Ching
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 10,150. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Taoism, Fiction » Inspirational
Where This Path Begins is Bruce Fertman’s interpretation of Lao Tzu’s eighty-one passages. Though many translations are available, this book is a clear departure from the others in that it takes us, through contemporary images, one step further; into our bodies, and into the very real problems we face. This is a version of the Tao Te Ching unlike any other.