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Plato's Cave
Price: $2.40 USD. Words: 1,700. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2017 by The Claregate Trust. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Mind & Body
The story of Plato’s Cave is an allegory in which he describes a gathering of people who have been chained to the wall of a cave all of their lives, facing a blank wall, watching shadows which are cast by the light of a fire.
Homological Composition; a philosophical perspective
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 217,300. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays, Nonfiction » Psychology » Personality
Coming from the personality types, described by Carl Jung and Myers-Briggs, this books looks at the philosophical implications of accepting these inborn differences for the way people live together, our ethical and political beliefs, at how we might achieve peace and tolerance despite these differences, and it proposes a theory that explains their evolutionary necessity.
Plato Simplified. The Life, Works, and Quotes of Plato.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,230. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography
Plato Simplified. The Life, Works, and Quotes of Plato in One E-Book for People who have Zero knowledge about Plato.
Tom Irregardless and Me
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 119,570. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity / Jehovah’s Witnesses, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
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Starting with Prince, a fierce and frolicking defense of Jehovah’s Witnesses. A riotous romp through their way of life. “We have become a theatrical spectacle to the world, and to angels and to men,” the Bible verse says. That being the case, let’s show some theater! Let’s skewer the liars who slander the Christ! Let’s pull down the house on the axis lords! Let the seed-pickers unite!
The Case for Meritocracy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 133,570. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2016 by Mike Hockney. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
What would happen if smart people rather than military people were in charge, if people of knowledge ruled rather than people of wealth? The world would be transformed. Humanity would undergo a wondrous metamorphosis. A political system exists that can deliver this New World Order... a world where intelligence becomes the most valued resource. It’s called Meritocracy.
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?
Vision of a New Society in Plato and Aristotle
Series: Continuing Education. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,800. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
This essay on "Vision of a New Society in Plato and Aristotle," which is part of our Continuing Education Series, examines the distinct differences between an ideal society as presented by Plato and by Aristotle in their writings.
52 Inspirational Quotes
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,850. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Daily affirmations, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Dead men may not tell tales however they can reach us in ways the living cannot. Many books have hundreds of quotes and this can overwhelm the reader. Here you have one per week for a year with the bonus of stunning photos. Candy for the eyes and vitamins for the brain. Wisdom we have tap into wherever and whenever we need it.
Lead Greece Well Or Die Horribly
Series: The God Complex Universe. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,370. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Vatos has a job to do, and that job is relatively simple. He just has to keep the Prime Minister alive. But what can he do when the very system of the government is killing every Prime Minister who fails, one after another?
Plato's 7 Early Period Dialogues
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 76,170. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
7 Early Dialogues : In these dialogues, Socrates is the central character, and is believed to be expressing his own views. These are the only remaining record of Socrates' teachings; hence these are known as the Socratic dialogues. Apology (the Death of Socrates) Crito Charmides, or Temperance Laches or Courage Lysis, or Friendship Euthyphro Ion