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How Do You Know You're Reading a Book? And Other Strange Questions Answered By Old Greek Guys
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,340. Language: American English. Published: January 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
How do you know you're reading right now? To many it seems obvious, but to a strange group of people—philosophers—it's not so obvious. This book is a humorous look at philosophy's strange answers, and even stranger people. Included are original sources, summaries, questions to think about, and paradoxes about knowledge and nuclear fission.
O canto de Gregório
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 7,720. Language: Portuguese. Published: October 23, 2012. Categories: Plays » European / Spanish & Portuguese
Peça de Teatro brasileira, montada em 2004 pelo Grupo de Teatro Macunaíma, dirigida por Antunes Filho. Gregório, envolto em seus pensamentos, conversa com Jesus, Sócrates e Buda, e então enfrenta um julgamento como réu, acusado de não ser um homem bom.
Faith and Reason and Faith in Reason
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,410. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Atheism/Agnosticism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
This book explores the philosophical aspects of religious faith and reason. To me, doubt seems more reasonable than certainty. Open-mindedness seems more reasonable than fixed belief. Doubt and open-mindedness are often mistaken for confusion, though. Also, like certainty and faith, they can be taken to extremes. Version 2.0 Without the restrictions of faith, the mind has
The Ideal in the West
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 60,810. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Idealism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
Plato defined the Ideal as "the universal author of all things beautiful and right." This book traces its history from before Plato through Imperial Rome, the Renaissance, and 19th century America, and its influence on artists such as Michelangelo, Shakespeare and Whitman. In addition it shows how the Ideal's timeless principles can benefit people in the 21st century
Four Stories About Death: A Sage, a Monk, a Ballerina and a Tyrant
You set the price! Words: 30,090. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Screenplays » History
This artistic meditation on death is derived from the factual historic material. It shows death as a reflection of one’s life.
Voluntad Creadora
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,060. Language: Spanish. Published: June 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Ancient Poetry, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Aristóteles, por lo que podemos apreciar en su obra “El arte poética” vio en la Grecia de su tiempo una realidad que era obvia y evidente: existía un tipo de arte cuyo medio era la palabra, ya sea hablada o escrita. Esta es la Poesis aristotélicas; son los fundamentos poéticos que configuran la esencia poética de este gran filósofo.
Poesis
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,940. Language: Spanish. Published: June 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Aesthetics, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Aristóteles es el sumum de la filosofía griega, pues realiza una síntesis de todas las oposiciones, de ahí que se le conozca como el filósofo de la mediación o del término medio. Hace, pues, una diferencia entre poética y teckné. Él entiende por técnica una forma de hacer e incluso la equipara al arte.
Nacimiento de la Filosofia
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,090. Language: Spanish. Published: June 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » History of education, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
La filosofia surge como un orden racional, reflexivo y de búsqueda, enmedio del caos generado por el deterioro de las relaciones humanas con los dioses antropomórficos de la grecia antigua.
Mundo de las Ideas
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,090. Language: Spanish. Published: June 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Ancient
Platón, uno de los granes discípulos de Sócrates, junto con Aristóteles, fue el filósofo que planteó la existencia de un mundo ideal, que sería lo único real, del cual solamente sería copia este que nosotros habitamos.
Idealismo Platonico
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,040. Language: Spanish. Published: June 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » New Age » Mysticism
El filósofo Platón, discípulo de Sócrates, nació en Atenas alrededor del año 427 y pertenece al período sistemático de la filosofía griega. Fundó la Academia y escribió los diálogos en los que configuró su idealismo, que ahora le dan base a este libro.