Books tagged: postmodern

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Good-bye, Audrey: Stories
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,230. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The short fiction of Jonah Rye. Tales contemporary and historical, of harmony and tragedy, discord and comedy, purgatory and hell. Love and murder. Includes: What I Mean -- Rightly -- Cock and Bull -- Teacher -- Romantic -- So Damn Fat -- Lonnie's Divorce -- Tradition -- Waiting -- Kid at Play -- Poop Jewelry -- Year of Misfortune -- Promise -- Prevention -- Exhibition -- Beach -- Debt.
Confederate Vampires in Space
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 76,810. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
The lives of three college friends and their enigmatic professor are caught up in an increasingly surreal mystery. This mind-bending, puzzle box of a novel raises profound questions about the dizzy pace of technological change. A quirky quest, it moves irresistibly towards an unexpected and provocative conclusion. Reality is always just one chapter away!
Comments on Joshua Lee Harris’s Essay (2017) Analogy in Aquinas
Series: Re-Articulations. Price: $1.60 USD. Words: 4,810. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Theology / General, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
This work comments on an essay published by Joshua Lee Harris in the January 2017 edition of Faith and Philosophy: Journal of the Society of Christian Philosophers (volume 34(1), pages 33-56), under the title, “Analogy in Aquinas: The Alston-Wolterstorff Debate Revisited”. My goal is to re-articulate Harris’s work in the specialized language of the category-based nested form.
Popular Misreads Of Reality: How Small Misunderstandings Can Become World Changing
Price: Free! Words: 9,800. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy, Essay » Sociology
A few serious misreads have shaped our world today. Most of our children are deeply influenced by these falsehoods. But, like a rising tide, Nature eventually reclaims the sandcastles of human lies.
White Mythology: Two Novellas
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,380. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Dr. Ed's head is spinning: a long-lost 'son' has just been sent over to his office by the temp agency, his shopping-addicted wife seems to have disappeared, and the clinical trial that he is running for a revolutionary new anti-depressant might well be going off the rails. But Dr. Ed is in control of everything, including himself.
Comments on Peter Burfeind’s Book (2014) Gnostic America
Series: How to Define the Word "Gnosticism": A Short Course ยท Intimations of Political Philosophy. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,040. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
This 23,100 word essay comments on Peter Burfeind’s book, concerning a resurgent Gnosticism in contemporary America. The category-based nested form is used to model the Gnostic origin myth. This model is then compared to other features of contemporary Gnosticism.
Comments on John Deely's Book (1994) New Beginnings
Series: A Course on Implicit and Explicit Abstraction. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,930. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Methodology, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
This 9,900 word essay comments on John Deely’s analysis of scholasticism of the Baroque Era. The category-based nested form is used to model arguments about the causality inherent in triadic signs. In particular, Suarez’s interscope for ens rationis applies.
Ordinary Things
Price: Free! Words: 63,220. Language: Australian English. Published: July 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
An abducted child lives in a car on the roads of America. In Japan an old woman begs in a computer game arcade. In Mexico the lords of the underworld challenge the living to a deadly game. In Kinshasa a former child soldier sells drugs to survive while in Australia a man struggles to raise a kid between fast food, amphetamines and brushes with suicide.
A Primer on Implicit and Explicit Abstraction
Series: A Course on Implicit and Explicit Abstraction. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,720. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Logic, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
This 10,800 word essay builds on comments about Daniel Novotny’s study in scholasticism of the Baroque Era. The category-based nested form is used to model implicit and explicit abstraction. The first singularity comes into play.
Comments on Daniel Novotny’s Book (2013) Ens Rationis from Suarez to Caramuel
Series: A Course on Implicit and Explicit Abstraction. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,800. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
This 14,800 word essay comments on Daniel Novotny’s study in scholasticism of the Baroque Era. The category-based nested form is used to model arguments about beings of reason (by Suarez, Hurtado, Mastri, Belluto and Caramuel). Implicit and explicit abstraction are modeled along the way.