Wisdom for the Way by Bruce Lee

Wisdom for the Way by Bruce Lee ePUB | 7.88 MB From the greatest modern martial artist of all time, this book is a compilation of proverbs coined by Bruce Lee himself. Touching on martial arts, the universe and life in general, this collection defines the concepts behind...

Animal Liberation by Peter Singer

Animal Liberation by Peter Singer ePUB | Animals | 1.5MB The Book That Started A Revolution Since its original publication in 1975, this groundbreaking work has awakened millions of concerned men and women to the shocking abuse of animals everywhere -- inspiring a worldwide movement to eliminate much...

365 Tao: Daily Meditations by Ming-Dao Deng

365 Tao: Daily Meditations by Ming-Dao Deng ePUB | Philosophy | 1.4MB Place the word Tao Into your heart. Use no other words. The Tao is constantly moving, the path that all life and the whole universe takes. There is nothing that is not part of it—harmonious living is to...

Talk to Yourself Like a Buddhist by Cynthia Kane

Talk to Yourself Like a Buddhist: Five Mindful Practices to Silence Negative Self-Talk by Cynthia Kane ePUB | Philosophy | 895KB Change Your Words, Change Your World There are hundreds of books, workshops, and classes that teach us how to communicate effectively with others, but very few of...

The Bhagavad Gita by Anonymous

The Bhagavad Gita by Anonymous ePUB | Religion | 6.4MB This is a masterful translation of the Bhagavad Gita, along with the Sanskrit original. A faithful rendition of the 2000-year-old 'Song Celestial', Bibek Debroy's translation resonates with the spirit of the original, while using modern idiom and language. He...

Ethics out of Economics by John Broome

John Broome's work has always combined sophisticated economic and philosophical expertise, and Ethics Out of Economics brings together some of his most important essays, augmented by a new introduction. This book examines some of the practical issues that lie between economics and ethics, and shows...

Schleiermacher: Hermeneutics and Criticism by Friedrich Schleiermacher

Schleiermacher: Hermeneutics and Criticism: And Other Writings by Friedrich Schleiermacher, Andrew Bowie (Editor) Schleiermacher's Hermeneutics and Criticism is the founding text of modern hermeneutics. Written as a method for the interpretation and textual criticism of the New Testament, it is remarkably relevant to contemporary theories of interpretation...

The Cambridge Companion to Rawls by Samuel Freeman

The Cambridge Companion to Rawls (Cambridge Companions to Philosophy) by Samuel Freeman John Rawls is the most significant and influential moral philosopher of the twentieth century. His work has profoundly affected contemporary discussions of social, political and economic justice in philosophy, law, political science, economics and other...

Anarchism by Peter Kropotkin

Anarchism: A Collection of Revolutionary Writings by Peter Kropotkin Important writings by the leading theorist of anarchism, including the brief but moving "Spirit of Revolt," "Law and Authority," an argument for social control through custom and education, and other documents. An invaluable addition to the libraries of...

An Essay on Liberation by Herbert Marcuse

An Essay on Liberation by Herbert Marcuse In this concise and startling book, the author of One-Dimensional Man argues that the time for utopian speculation has come. Marcuse argues that the traditional conceptions of human freedom have been rendered obsolete by the development of advanced industrial society....

A Theory of Justice by John Rawls

A Theory of Justice by John Rawls Since it appeared in 1971, John Rawls's A Theory of Justice has become a classic. The author has now revised the original edition to clear up a number of difficulties he and others have found in the original book. Rawls aims...

Against World Literature by Emily Apter

Against World Literature: On the Politics of Untranslatability by Emily Apter Against World Literature: On the Politics of Untranslatability argues for a rethinking of comparative literature focusing on the problems that emerge when large-scale paradigms of literary studies ignore the politics of the “Untranslatable”—the realm of those...

A Fuller View by L. Steven Sieden

A Fuller View: Buckminster Fuller's Vision of Hope and Abundance for All by L. Steven Sieden Known as a “Leonardo da Vinci of the twentieth century,” engineer, designer, inventor, and futurist Dr. R. Buckminster “Bucky” Fuller had a keen awareness that we’re all in this together. Understanding...

A Theory of Shopping by Daniel Miller

A Theory of Shopping by Daniel Miller A Theory of Shopping offers a highly original perspective on one of our most basic everyday activities - shopping. We commonly assume that shopping is primarily concerned with individuals and materialism. But Miller rejects this assumption and follows the surprising...

Direct Struggle Against Capital by Pyotr Kropotkin

Direct Struggle Against Capital: A Peter Kropotkin Anthology by Pyotr Kropotkin, Iain Mckay (Editor) "The enemy on whom we declare war is capital, and it is against capital that we will direct all our efforts, taking care not to become distracted from our goal by the phony...

Enlightenment Interrupted by Michael Steinberg

Enlightenment Interrupted: The Lost Moment of German Idealism and the Reactionary Present by Michael Steinberg The modern world claims to inherit the values of the Enlightenment. Enlightenment Interrupted suggests a different genealogy. Instead of carrying on the Enlightenment it grew out of its suppression and forgetting, a...

Women and Islam by Ibtissam Bouachrine

Women and Islam: Myths, Apologies, and the Limits of Feminist Critique by Ibtissam Bouachrine Muslim women of all ages, economic status, educational backgrounds, sexual orientations, and from different parts of historically Muslim countries suffer the kinds of atrocities that violate common understandings of human rights and are...

After Hegel by Frederick C. Beiser

After Hegel: German Philosophy, 1840-1900 by Frederick C. Beiser Histories of German philosophy in the nineteenth century typically focus on its first half--when Hegel, idealism, and Romanticism dominated. By contrast, the remainder of the century, after Hegel's death, has been relatively neglected because it has been seen...

The Philosophy of J.J. Abrams by Patricia Brace, Robert Arp

The Philosophy of J.J. Abrams by Patricia Brace (Editor), Robert Arp (Editor) American auteur Jeffrey Jacob "J. J." Abrams's genius for creating densely plotted scripts has won him broad commercial and critical success in TV shows such as Felicity (1998--2002), Emmy-nominated Alias (2001--2006), Emmy and Golden Globe-winning...

What Is Enlightenment? by Samuel Fleischacker

What Is Enlightenment? by Samuel Fleischacker In this text, Samuel Fleischacker first explains and assesses Kant's philosophy of Enlightenment. He then considers critics of Kant's views - from Burke and Hegel to Horkheimer and Adorno - and figures he regards as having extended Kant's notion of Enlightenment,...

An Introduction to Buddhist Philosophy by Stephen J. Laumakis

An Introduction to Buddhist Philosophy by Stephen J. Laumakis In this clearly written undergraduate textbook, Stephen Laumakis explains the origin and development of Buddhist ideas and concepts, focusing on the philosophical ideas and arguments presented and defended by selected thinkers and sutras from various traditions. He starts...