Archive for January 2017

Philosophical Implications of Pandeism

Jan 31st, 2017 | By

An excerpt from the Pandeism Anthology: “Omniscience, Omnipotence and Pantheism,” by Richard Francks PhD, sets the stage with an observation on the nature of omniscience as applied to experiential knowledge. Next, “Leibniz’s Best World Claim Restructured,” by William C. Lane, presents a tour-de-force of moral consequence, explaining how a creator wholly becoming the creation— without

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Reviews for The Seven Deadly Whites

Jan 29th, 2017 | By

The Seven Deadly Whites, by Karl Elliot-Gough reveals how the modern diet is directly linked to the diseases of modern civilization (cancer, heart disease, diabetes, depression, dementia, ADD and more). Here’s what the reviewers have been saying… “This immensely well-researched book looks at our modern-day diet and all that is wrong with the food chain today,

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Fundamentals of Pandeism

Jan 27th, 2017 | By

An excerpt from the Pandeism anthology: What is the essence of Pandeism? This section contains articles broadly examining the heart of the proposition. It is logic-based, friendly to science and scientific discovery, and yet accounts for spirituality, and for characteristics of the human experience that defy quantification. First, in “The Idealist Interpretation of Pandeism,” Bernardo

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Stories for education

Jan 24th, 2017 | By

Phil McDermott is the author of Transformations: Stories to Tell in the Classroom. Phil is a highly acclaimed storyteller, author and playwright. He is the creator of the ‘Oracy To Writing Process’; a highly effective approach to raising writing and reading standards both here and abroad. You can access many of his stories by visiting http://www.thestoryemporium.co.uk/portal/library_phils.php Stories can

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Why read Business Books?

Jan 22nd, 2017 | By

Business Books is one of the many non-fiction imprints here at John Hunt Publishing. Business Books brings you books from the freshest thinkers and the most successful business practitioners from all aspects of working life, offering sustainable and ethical business, heart business, people management, leadership, motivation, biographies, business recovery and development and personal/executive development. If you’re

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New from Bernardo Kastrup

Jan 20th, 2017 | By

Iff Books author Bernard Kastrup has a new paper out, discussing the abundant empirical evidence that, surprisingly for physicalists, impairment of brain function consistently leads to self-transcendence and enriched phenomenal consciousness. You can read it here – http://jcn.cognethic.org/jcnv4i3_Kastrup.pdf Bernardo Kastrup is also a contributor to the Pandeism anthology, which officially releases at the end of January,

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Reviews for More than Allegory

Jan 17th, 2017 | By

Bernardo Kastrup’s More Than Allegory is a three-part journey into the rabbit hole we call the nature of reality. Its ultimate destination is a plausible, living validation of transcendence. Each of its three parts is like a turn of a spiral, exploring recurring ideas through the prisms of religious myth, truth and belief, respectively. With

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New books for 2017

Jan 15th, 2017 | By

Here’s some of what is in the pipeline for 2017 – new non-fiction titles that are already available for pre-order if you want the paperback. Ebooks will release later, watch this blog for news. DISCover the Power of You by Robert Adams DISCover the Power of You is for individuals who have a desire to

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Rethinking money

Jan 13th, 2017 | By

Money is key to modern human activity. And yet, how we use it does not work in the interests of the vast majority of humans, it does not serve the environment and it undermines our future stability. The following books offer alternative ways of thinking about money so that we can move towards something better.

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Reviews for Storyworks

Jan 10th, 2017 | By

StoryWorks by Jane Bailey Bain was published by Business Books in May 2015 and has had a very positive response from reviewers, with the vast majority of amazon reviews at 5 stars. Here’s a taster of what readers have been saying. ‘Show not tell’ is exactly what Jane has done in her new book, StoryWorks.

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