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The Allure of Things: Process and Object in Contemporary Philosophy

Edited by Roland Faber and Andrew Goffey (NY: Bloomsbury, 2014) available here. Therein is Bryant's updated piece "Time of the Object: Derr…

Started by Edwyrd theurj Burj

1 Jul 14
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Postmetaphysical Thinking II

by Jurgen Habermas ‘There is no alternative to postmetaphysical thinking’: this statement, made by Jürgen Habermas in 1988, has lost none o…

Started by Edwyrd theurj Burj

0 Jul 11

Polydoxy: Theology of Multiplicty and Relation

A relatively new book edited by Catherine Keller and Laurel C. Schneider (Taylor and Francis, 2010). See sneak preview at Google Books. Fro…

Started by Edwyrd theurj Burj

53 Jul 6
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The Zero Marginal Cost Society by Jeremy Rifkin

After reading the Intro and first chapter a few comments. On p. 6 he discusses how monopolies intentionally thwart competition and innovati…

Started by Edwyrd theurj Burj

184 Dec 18, 2016
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The Golden Dawn

Not that anyone would reference it much here, but I found a complete online copy of Israel Regardie's classic tome at this link. For some t…

Started by Edwyrd theurj Burj

15 Dec 15, 2016
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Introduction to Emptiness by Guy Newland

Subtitle: As Taught in Tsong-kha-pa's Great Treatise on the Stages of the Path. From the ad at Snow Lion Publications: "Readers are hard-pr…

Started by Edwyrd theurj Burj

9 Sep 1, 2016
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Insanity Of God - I think about persecution of Christians mainly by Muslims n

On August 30 7pm at many US theaters there will be an apparently one night only showing - The Insanity Of God. I'm close to one Christian w…

Started by Ambo Suno

0 Aug 23, 2016

Cracking the Code by Thom Hartmann (Barrett-Koehler: San Francisco, 2007)

This is a book about communication, and how through it we are manipulated to do another's bidding. It focuses on political communication, h…

Started by Edwyrd theurj Burj

23 Aug 7, 2016
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Lakoff's Thinking Points

Here is George Lakoff's free e-book Thinking Points. It is an invaluable guide in learning what each of us need to combat the regressive co…

Started by Edwyrd theurj Burj

12 Aug 4, 2016
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Transcendence

I decided to give this its own thread, as it's a movie that addresses many recent forum themes, particularly the internet of things (IoT).…

Started by Edwyrd theurj Burj

20 Jul 31, 2016
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