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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 Vampire Lucius Lafayette: Volume 1 (Collected Stories)
Series: The Vampire Lucius Lafayette, Book 5. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,540. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
The first four stories in The Misgivings of the Vampire Lucius Lafayette series. This four pack includes the following 4 stories: Leather Apron: #1 Mardi Gras: #2 Hemlock Crescent: #3 Hell's Disciples: #4
Hemlock Crescent (The Misgivings of the Vampire Lucius Lafayette)
Series: The Vampire Lucius Lafayette, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,440. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Hemlock Crescent is #3 in The Misgivings of the Vampire Lucius Lafayette series. The vampire Lucius Lafayette has decided to visit Greece. Ancient Greece, where Socrates is a well established philosopher and general. But the vampire is not there so much for Socrates as he is for the werewolves. Athens is in a decades long war with Sparta, a war that looks like they'll be losing.
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.