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Do You Realize?Do You Realize?
Kevin A. Kuhn
Winner of five literary awards:2018 Gold Medal Winner - eLit Book Awards for Fantasy/Science Fiction2018 Next Generation Indie Book Awards - Finalist for Inspirational FictionReaders' Favorite International Book Awards - Bronze Medal Winner - Visionary FictionNational Indie Excellence Awards - Finalist - Visionary FictionIAN - Book of the Year Awar ...
Number of pages: 416 | Publication Date: 2017-02-01 | ISBN-13: 9781592986958

Brain FictionBrain Fiction
William Hirstein
Some neurological patients exhibit a striking tendency to confabulate―to construct false answers to a question while genuinely believing that they are telling the truth. A stroke victim, for example, will describe in detail a conference he attended over the weekend when in fact he has not left the hospital. Normal people, too, sometimes have a te ...
Number of pages: 302 | Publication Date: 2006-08-11 | ISBN-13: 9780262582711

Thinking LifeThinking Life
Mark Anderson
Thinking Life is a narrative exploration of such themes as the decline of the contemporary university, man’s alienation from nature, modern melancholia, Dionysian intoxication, the relative value of knowledge, truth, and artistry in the life of the philosopher, and the creative construction of self. The author engages throughout with Plato and Ni ...
Number of pages: 178 | Publication Date: 2018-01-03 | ISBN-13: 9780996772563

Time Machine TalesTime Machine Tales
Paul J. Nahin
This book contains a broad overview of time travel in science fiction, along with a detailed examination of the philosophical implications of time travel. The emphasis of this book is now on the philosophical and on science fiction, rather than on physics, as in the author's earlier books on the subject. In that spirit there are, for example, no Te ...
Number of pages: 385 | Publication Date: 2016-12-25 | ISBN-13: 9783319488622

Meditations (Dover Thrift Editions)Meditations (Dover Thrift Editions)
Marcus Aurelius

Number of pages: 112 | Publication Date: 1997-07-11 | ISBN-13: 9780486298238

American Born ChineseAmerican Born Chinese
Gene Luen Yang
Gene Luen Yang is the National Ambassador for Young People's Literature.Jin Wang starts at a new school where he's the only Chinese-American student. When a boy from Taiwan joins his class, Jin doesn't want to be associated with an FOB like him. Jin just wants to be an all-American boy, because he's in love with an all-American girl. Danny is an al ...
Number of pages: 240 | Publication Date: 2008-12-23 | ISBN-13: 9780312384487

Melville's MuseMelville's Muse
John Paul Wenke
Wenke (English, Salisbury State U.) focuses on Melville's failures and successes in developing fictional forms to contain and express metaphysical speculations and suggests some intriguing thoughts on the relation Melville saw between philosophy and aesthetics. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or. ...
Number of pages: 251 | Publication Date: 1995-10-01 | ISBN-13: 9780873385275

The Cognitive Value of Philosophical Fiction (Bloomsbury Studies in Philosophy)The Cognitive Value of Philosophical Fiction (Bloomsbury Studies in Philosophy)
Jukka Mikkonen
Can literary fictions convey significant philosophical views, understood in terms of propositional knowledge? This study addresses the philosophical value of literature by examining how literary works impart philosophy truth and knowledge and to what extent the works should be approached as communications of their authors.Beginning with theories of ...
Number of pages: 240 | Publication Date: 2014-07-17 | ISBN-13: 9781472579669

The FountainheadThe Fountainhead
Ayn Rand
The revolutionary literary vision that sowed the seeds of Objectivism, Ayn Rand's groundbreaking philosophy, and brought her immediate worldwide acclaim.This modern classic is the story of intransigent young architect Howard Roark, whose integrity was as unyielding as granite...of Dominique Francon, the exquisitely beautiful woman who loved Roark ...
Number of pages: 720 | Publication Date: 1996-09 | ISBN-13: 9780451191151

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