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Book III The Final Word

by Wade Yarchan eBookIt.com (January 13, 2014)

Book III The Final Word is the last in a trilogy of inspirational and motivational books by author Wade Yarchan.

Life is based on the universal Law of Attraction. Learn to create your own destiny each and every...


The World as Will and Representation, Vol. 1

by Arthur Schopenhauer Dover Publications (March 27, 2012)

Volume 1 of the definitive English translation of one of the most important philosophical works of the 19th century, the basic statement in one important stream of post-Kantian thought.


The World as Will and Representation, Vol. 2

by Arthur Schopenhauer Dover Publications (March 23, 2012)

Volume 2 of the definitive English translation of one of the most important philosophical works of the 19th century, the basic statement in one important stream of post-Kantian thought


Matter and Memory

by Henri Bergson Dover Publications (November 15, 2012)

one of the great inquiries into perception and memory, movement and time, matter and mind. Bergson surveys these independent but related spheres, exploring the connection of mind and body to individual freedom...


Exploring the Illusion of Free Will and Moral Responsibility

by Gregg D. Caruso, Derk Pereboom, Mark Hallett & John-Dylan Haynes et al. Lexington Books (June 21, 2013)

Exploring the Illusion of Free Will and Moral Responsibility is an edited collection of new essays by an internationally recognized line-up of contributors. It is aimed at readers who wish to explore the philosophical...


The Positive Thinking Secret

by Aaron Kennard eBookIt.com (May 11, 2013)

"All things have purpose. And I will find the good in everything that shows up in my life" - Aaron Kennard

WARNING: DO NOT READ THIS BOOK UNLESS YOU ARE READY TO START FEELING AMAZING EVERY DAY.

What would it...


Freedom in Resistance and Creative Transformation

by Michael St. A. Miller Lexington Books (March 22, 2013)

The practice of freedom that is finite, realistically libertarian, and relational is vital for the wholesome development of human beings. In promoting this idea, Michael Miller challenges traditional Christian...


Moral Cultivation: Essays on the Development of Character and Virtue

by Brad Wilburn Lexington Books (June 15, 2007)

Given that morality involves being a good person, an important issue for moral thinkers is moral cultivation, or our projects aimed at becoming better people. In explaining this issue, the authors collected...


Historical Dictionary of Hume's Philosophy

by Kenneth R. Merrill Scarecrow Press (August 22, 2008)

The Historical Dictionary of Hume's Philosophy is the only Hume dictionary in existence. The book provides a substantial account of David Hume's life and the times in which he lived, and it provides an overview...


How to Be a Stoic

by Massimo Pigliucci Basic Books (May 08, 2017)

In the tradition of How to Live and How Proust Can Change Your Life, a philosopher asks how ancient Stoicism can help us flourish today

Whenever we worry about what to eat, how to love, or simply how to be happy,...


The Courage to Be Happy

by Ichiro Kishimi & Fumitake Koga Atria Books (December 24, 2019)

In this follow-up to the international phenomenon The Courage to Be Disliked, discover how to reconnect with your true self, experience true happiness, and live the life you want.

What if one simple choice could...


Objectivism in One Lesson: An Introduction to the Philosophy of Ayn Rand

by Andrew Bernstein Hamilton Books (September 12, 2008)

For the millions of readers who love Ayn Rand's novels and who seek to understand her revolutionary philosophy of Objectivism, there has not been available a simple and concise introduction to her thought. Objectivism...


The Courage to Be Disliked

by Ichiro Kishimi, Fumitake Koga, Noah Galvin & Graeme Malcolm et al. Simon & Schuster Audio (May 08, 2018)

The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up for the mind, The Courage to Be Disliked is the Japanese phenomenon that shows you how to free yourself from the shackles of past experiences and others’ expectations...


The Courage to Be Happy

by Ichiro Kishimi, Fumitake Koga, Graeme Malcolm & Noah Galvin et al. Simon & Schuster Audio (December 24, 2019)

In this follow-up to the international phenomenon The Courage to Be Disliked, discover how to reconnect with your true self, experience true happiness, and live the life you want.

What if one simple choice could...


Pensées

by Blaise Pascal, William Sutherland & H. F. Stewart Blackstone Publishing (January 01, 2006)

Compiled after his death in 1662, Pascal's "pensées" (thoughts) are his ideas for a book in defense of faith in a rational world. These fragments give evidence of a profoundly original thinker who had resolved...


As Luck Would Have It

by Joshua Piven & J. P. Guimont Blackstone Publishing (July 15, 2008)

Once upon a time, there was a swimming-pool repairman who only had a hundred-dollar bill to pay for a hot dog, requested the change in lottery tickets, and subsequently won $180 million. Strange, but ultimately...


How to Be a Stoic

by Massimo Pigliucci & Peter Coleman Basic Books (May 09, 2017)

In the tradition of How to Live and How Proust Can Change Your Life, a philosopher asks how ancient Stoicism can help us flourish today

Whenever we worry about what to eat, how to love, or simply how to be happy,...


Mental Causation: The Mind-Body Problem

by Anthony Dardis Columbia University Press (September 10, 2008)

Two thousand years ago, Lucretius said that everything is atoms in the void; it's physics all the way down. Contemporary physicalism agrees. But if that's so how can we& mdash;how can our thoughts, emotions,...


Conscious

by Annaka Harris Harper (June 04, 2019)

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"If you’ve ever wondered how you have the capacity to wonder, some fascinating insights await you in these pages.” --Adam Grant, New York Times bestselling author of Originals...


Entropic Affirmation

by Apple Zefelius Igrek Lexington Books (August 15, 2018)

How do we conceptualize death when its very nature implies absence and nothingness? It is difficult to put into words precisely because we want our words to help us delineate the world around us, whereas the...


A Companion to Ricoeur's Freedom and Nature

by Scott Davidson, Grégori Jean, Natalie Depraz & Geoffrey Dierckxsens et al. Lexington Books (June 13, 2018)

Paul Ricoeur’s first book, Freedom and Nature, introduces many themes that resurface in various ways throughout his later work, but its significance has been mostly overlooked in the field of Ricoeur studies....


Intrinsic Hope

by Kate Davies & Vicki Robin New Society Publishers (May 01, 2018)

Climate disruption. Growing social inequality. Pollution. We are living in an era of unprecedented crisis, resulting in widespread feelings of fear, despair, and grief. Now, more than ever, maintaining hope...


Excusing Sinners and Blaming God: A Calvinist Assessment of Determinism, Moral Responsibility, and Divine Involvement in Evil

by Guillaume Bignon & Paul Helm Pickwick Publications (December 11, 2017)

Calvinist determinism destroys moral responsibility and makes God the author of sin. These two accusations are not new, and were arguably anticipated by Paul in Romans 9, but they remain today the most important...


The Beyond Now Device

by Mark Hollock Mark Hollock (January 15, 2018)

We are all fated to die and the earth will continue to circle the sun. This is the future we can be sure of. Yet when four people sharing an apartment happen upon a device that transports them three weeks into...


Consciousness and Freedom

by Donald A. Crosby Lexington Books (August 29, 2017)

Questions relating to human freedom cannot be separated from questions relating to human consciousness. The two are intricately entwined, and neither can be understood apart from the other. There is a widespread...


Godwinks & Divine Alignment

by SQuire Rushnell Howard Books (July 03, 2012)

It's happened to you.

You received a phone call out of the blue; or you bumped into someone who led you to a new job, a new relationship, or opportunity that totally changed your life. You probably even said,...


Free Will, Neuroethics, Psychology and Theology

by Geran F. Dodson Vernon Art and Science Inc. (September 05, 2017)

The topic of human free will has received more attention in the past several years due to the important discoveries of neuroscience but no consensus of opinion is evident in related disciplines. The traditional...


Golden Rules for Everyday Life

by Omraam Mikhaël Aïvanhov Editions Prosveta (June 14, 2012)

‘Get into the habit of seeing the whole of your daily life, with all the things that you are obliged to do, the events that occur and the beings with whom you have to live or whom you meet in your work as...


THE KEY to the problems of existence

by Omraam Mikhaël Aïvanhov Editions Prosveta (June 12, 2012)

Contrary to most esoteric thinkers, whose aim is to give their disciples a better intellectual understanding of religious and philosophical doctrines, the Teaching of the Master Omraam Mikhaël Aïvanhov points...


Praxis and Action: Contemporary Philosophies of Human Activity

by Richard J. Bernstein University of Pennsylvania Press (June 03, 2011)

"The ancient and modern question of what is the nature of man and his activity and what ought to be the directions pursued in this activity is once again being reaffirmed as a primary issue for reflective men."—from...


Quiet Testimony: A Theory of Witnessing from Nineteenth-Century American Literature

by Shari Goldberg American Literatures Initiative (September 02, 2013)

Develops an account of testimony and the ethics of witnessing through readings of nineteenth-century American literary texts, including those of Ralph Waldo Emerson, Frederick Douglass, Herman Melville, and...


The Correspondence of Jeremy Bentham, Volume 2

by Jeremy Bentham, Professor Timothy L. S. Sprigge & Professor J.H. Burns UCL Press (June 07, 2017)

The first five volumes of the Correspondence of Jeremy Bentham contain over 1,300 letters written both to and from Bentham over a 50-year period, beginning in 1752 (aged three) with his earliest surviving letter...


The Correspondence of Jeremy Bentham Volume 5

by Jeremy Bentham, Alexander Taylor Milne & Professor J.H. Burns UCL Press (June 07, 2017)

The first five volumes of the Correspondence of Jeremy Bentham contain over 1,300 letters written both to and from Bentham over a 50-year period, beginning in 1752 (aged three) with his earliest surviving letter...


The Correspondence of Jeremy Bentham, Volume 3

by Jeremy Bentham, Professor Ian R. Christie & Professor J.H. Burns UCL Press (June 07, 2017)

The first five volumes of the Correspondence of Jeremy Bentham contain over 1,300 letters written both to and from Bentham over a 50-year period, beginning in 1752 (aged three) with his earliest surviving letter...


The Correspondence of Jeremy Bentham, Volume 1

by Jeremy Bentham, Professor Timothy L. S. Sprigge & Professor J.H. Burns UCL Press (June 07, 2017)

The first five volumes of the Correspondence of Jeremy Bentham contain over 1,300 letters written both to and from Bentham over a 50-year period, beginning in 1752 (aged three) with his earliest surviving letter...


Free Will and Consciousness

by Gregg D. Caruso Lexington Books (February 23, 2012)

In recent decades, with advances in the behavioral, cognitive, and neurosciences, the idea that patterns of human behavior may ultimately be due to factors beyond our conscious control has increasingly gained...


Fate, Time, and Language

by David Foster Wallace, Steven M. Cahn, Maureen Eckert & James Ryerson et al. Columbia University Press (December 10, 2010)

Long before he published Infinite Jest, David Foster Wallace wrote a brilliant critique of Richard Taylor's argument for fatalism. In 1962, Taylor used six commonly-accepted presuppositions to imply that humans...


The Myth of Sisyphus by Albert Camus (Book Analysis)

by Bright Summaries BrightSummaries.com (February 25, 2016)

Unlock the more straightforward side of The Myth of Sisyphus with this concise and insightful summary and analysis!

This engaging summary presents an analysis of The Myth of Sisyphus by Albert Camus, a philosophical...


The Faith that Moves Mountains

by Omraam Mikhaël Aïvanhov Editions Prosveta (April 21, 2012)

Faith goes hand in hand with long-term work. It is the fruit of efforts repeated day after day. Faith is something that lives, something that we must never separate from our everyday life. This is what we need...


The Splendour of Tiphareth

by Omraam Mikhaël Aïvanhov Editions Prosveta (April 09, 2012)

‘When we focus our attention on the sun, the centre of our universe, we draw closer to our own centre, our higher self, the sun within; we melt into it and begin to resemble it more and more.

‘But to focus...


Man, Master of his Destiny

by Omraam Mikhaël Aïvanhov Editions Prosveta (April 06, 2012)

“ Why one is born in a particular country and a particular family?

Why one is healthy, rich, illustrious and powerful, or on the contrary poor, handicapped and miserable? The bonds one forges with others...


The Zodiac, Key to Man and to the Universe

by Omraam Mikhaël Aïvanhov Editions Prosveta (March 07, 2012)

This volume by the Master Omraam Mikhaël Aïvanhov is not an astrological handbook. The Zodiac here discussed is the Book of Books in which everything is recorded, and the constellations and planets are the...


Happiness

by Omraam Mikhaël Aïvanhov Editions Prosveta (March 07, 2012)

“It is in our own minds that adjustments need to be made. It is our thoughts that influence our state of mind. If we reason correctly and have a good outlook, a good philosophy of life, we can take charge...


The seeds of Happiness

by Omraam Mikhaël Aïvanhov Editions Prosveta (March 07, 2012)

‘Happiness is like a ball: you keep kicking it and running after it, and just as you are about to catch it, you kick it again... and start running after it all over again. Yes, it is the chase that stimulates...


Free Will: A Philosophical Reappraisal, Second Edition

by Nicholas Rescher Transaction Publishers (June 01, 2015)

This volume is a reassessment of free will. To determine if humans have free will, Rescher first examines what exactly free will is and how it should function. Rescher leads the reader through a conceptual web...


Intimations of Mortality

by David Farrell Krell Penn State University Press (October 01, 1990)

Heidegger’s thinking has an underlying unity, this book argues, and has cogency for seemingly diverse domains of modern culture: philosophy and religion, aesthetics and literary criticism, intellectual history...


Rousseau on Education, Freedom, and Judgment

by Denise Schaeffer Penn State University Press (January 02, 2014)

In Rousseau on Education, Freedom, and Judgment, Denise Schaeffer challenges the common view of Rousseau as primarily concerned with conditioning citizens’ passions in order to promote republican virtue and...


Coming for Money: A Novel of International Finance

by F.W. vom Scheidt Blue Butterfly (June 30, 2009)

Paris Smith, international investment star until his wife's death affects his money game, gambles high-stakes to save his career. Closing a $100-million bond deal halfway around the globe, when treachery from...


OBSERVATIONS FROM THE EDGE

by Wade Yarchan eBookIt.com (December 21, 2016)

Observations From The Edge is a book that will inspire you to be a better person and to lead a more positive life. A book that you will want to revisit everyday for guidance and inspiration.

A book that should...


Purity of Heart Is to Will One Thing

by Soren Kierkegaard Dancing Unicorn Books (December 09, 2016)

Father in heaven! What is a man without Thee! What is all that he knows, vast accumulation though it be, but a chipped fragment if he does not know Thee! What is all his striving, could it even encompass a world,...