Books tagged: practical philosophy

The adult filter is active; content marked as adults-only by the author is not listed. To view this content, click the button below to disable the adult filter.

Found 9 results

Seven Foundations of Personal Revolution
Price: Free! Words: 12,190. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Seven core lessons from practical philosophy and design thinking to help readers look at the reality of themselves and their lives and build on the strongest possible foundation.
Ancient Wisdom, Management and Negotiations in China
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 109,640. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business administration, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Negotiating
In the context of accelerated globalization, China’s stratagemical thought highlights the comparative advantage of its people towards management with an adaptation of ancient wisdom for the new times and modern condition. This edition exercises Chinese style of management and business negotiation implemented via strategic thinking worked out and developed in China throughout the ages of history.
Aerobics for the Mind
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 58,710. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2015 by WordCrafts Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics, Nonfiction » Philosophy » History & surveys / general
Remember when you were a child and incessantly asked your parents “Why?” You still had that childhood gift of wondering about everything from the simple “Why can’t I touch the stove eye when it’s red?” to the most profound questions people can ask “Why can’t I see God if He’s real?” "Aerobics for the Mind" is a book for anyone who still has tha
Bold War 2020 - World Transformation, Unearthed Treasure
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 110,360. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational
Despite the great technological advances of the modern world, society was full of seemingly insoluble problems. Andrew Buchanan looks back from 2050 to see how a selection of mankind's abilities were marshaled against ignorance, lethargy and vested interests to realize a transformed social fabric and optimal world.
Walking the Talk: Engaging the Public to Build a Sustainable World
Price: Free! Words: 58,700. Language: Canadian English. Published: July 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
(4.00)
W.B.Yeats' line that "The best lack all conviction, while the worst are filled with passionate intensity" could have been written to describe the public attitude towards climate change. _Walking the Talk_ argues that the traditional motivators of "faith" and "duty" have become debased coins, which limits public engagement. In exchange the author offers the ideal of "practical philosophy".
Morning Meditations
You set the price! Words: 12,990. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Meditation, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
In this book of meditative practices and exercises, Marc Libre provides insight into the ancient Stoic school of philosophy. Since becoming a “convert” to Stoicism, Libre has incorporated the view into his daily life. Here, he passes on some perspectives and mantras to introduce the reader to the ancient mindful wisdom that Stoicism has to offer.
Talks With Al
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,340. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2013 by Buzzword Books. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
A teenage boy discovers that the local handyman, is actually an intimidating sage - someone who knows more about life and living than a parent or teacher could ever understand. Although Birdie is a smart kid he's no match for a guru! And, as his benign but terrifying guide explains the rudiments of inner awareness, he enters a new world where he can't go back - and can barely go forward.
The Enchiridion of Epictetus
Series: Text Book, Book 7 · On the Spiritual Path, Book 15 · Applied Psychology, Book 11 · Applied Philosophy, Book 6 · Leadership, Book 7. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,340. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2011 by Altiora Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
The Enchiridion of Epictetus is a classic Stoic text, now written in modern English. Long considered an excellent manual of practical philosophy, you can apply it beneficially to your everyday life. The timeless message of the Enchiridion is as practical today as it was in ancient Greece. Perhaps this is where the it gets its enduring power and long-life. It really does work, start using it today.
GOD for this Dummy
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 64,500. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Spiritualism
"GOD for this Dummy" is an instruction book on how to use Universal Mind's software to improve on creativity. It is not a religeous book but for anyone who might call themself secularist, agnostic or atheist; as well as for religeous folks of all flavors. Each human being has an inherited, direct connection with God---or whatever you wish to call Universal Spirit (Allah, Fate, Mother Nature . .