The Life You Can Save Acting Now to End World Poverty


Published in: Google Books > Philosophy > Action Games | Published on 16/Aug/2020 21:05

224 pages , Random House , 2009-03-03
For the first time in history, eradicating world poverty is within our reach. Yet around the world, a billion people struggle to live each day on less than many of us pay for bottled water. In The Life You Can Save, Peter Singer uses ethical arguments, illuminating examples, and case studies of charitable giving to show that our curr...[Read More]



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The Compassionate Hunter's Guidebook , Miles Olson


Published in: itune > Sports & Outdoors,Books,Science & Nature,Nature,Outdoors,Cookbooks, Food & Wine,Ecology,Nonfiction,Philosophy,Ethics,Specific Ingredients > Fun Games | Published on 29/Jun/2020 02:48

2014-05-01T07:00:00Z
A comprehensive, practical guide for the ethical, compassionate hunter

Wild meat, hunted in a responsible way, is one of the most healthful, sustainable foods possible. Depending on how it is done, hunting can be as local, intimate and humane as it gets. And aside from this, it demands the hunter enter a world of awareness, wildness, life and death that...[Read More]



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Skin in the Game Hidden Asymmetries in Daily Life


Published in: Google Books > Philosophy > New Games | Published on 27/Apr/2020 17:35

304 pages , Random House , 2018-02-27
#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • A bold work from the author of The Black Swan that challenges many of our long-held beliefs about risk and reward, politics and religion, finance and personal responsibility In his most provocative and practical book yet, one of the foremost thinkers of our time redefines what it means to understand t...[Read More]



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The Virtual Ninja Manifesto Fighting Games, Martial Arts and Gamic Orientalism


Published in: Google Books > Philosophy > Fighting Games | Published on 20/Apr/2020 19:57

186 pages , Rowman & Littlefield , 2016-09-13
Draws on the traditions of the martial arts to ask whether playing violent videogames actually transform gamers into better people.



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Geo Spirit for Environment and Earth Leadership , Sai Bhaskar Reddy Nakka


Published in: itune > Ecology,Books,Science & Nature,Life Sciences,Nonfiction,Philosophy > Fighting Games | Published on 11/Feb/2020 02:40

2016-06-09T07:00:00Z
Geo Spirit is about everything that one strives for the harmony and well-being of one's inner space and the outer space on this Earth.

Geo Spirit is the consciousness on earth. "Geo Spirit" consists of two realms - "Geo" is the Earth, including biotic and abiotic worlds and "Spirit" is the consciousness of peace, freedom and harmony for oneself and everyt...[Read More]



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Finite and Infinite Games


Published in: Google Books > Philosophy > Games | Published on 27/Jan/2020 14:52

256 pages , Simon and Schuster , 2011-10-11
“There are at least two kinds of games,” states James Carse as he begins this extraordinary book. “One could be called finite; the other infinite.” Finite games are the familiar contests of everyday life; they are played in order to be won, which is when they end. But infinite games are more mysterious. Their object is ...[Read More]



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The Philosophy of Computer Games


Published in: Google Books > Philosophy > Games | Published on 27/Jan/2020 07:25

284 pages , Springer Science & Business Media , 2012-07-10
Computer games have become a major cultural and economic force, and a subject of extensive academic interest. Up until now, however, computer games have received relatively little attention from philosophy. Seeking to remedy this, the present collection of newly written papers by philosophers and media researcher...[Read More]



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24/7 , Jonathan Crary


Published in: itune > Philosophy,Books,Nonfiction,History,United States,Business & Personal Finance,Economics > Play Games | Published on 17/Dec/2019 04:04

2013-06-04T07:00:00Z
24/7: Late Capitalism and the Ends of Sleep explores some of the ruinous consequences of the expanding non-stop processes of twenty-first-century capitalism. The marketplace now operates through every hour of the clock, pushing us into constant activity and eroding forms of community and political expression, damaging the fabric of everyday life.
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From Assessing to Conserving Biodiversity , Elena Casetta, Jorge Marques da Silva & Davide Vecchi


Published in: itune > Philosophy,Books,Nonfiction,Science & Nature,Ecology,Geology > Educational Games | Published on 01/Oct/2019 04:38

2019-06-17T07:00:00Z
This open access book features essays written by philosophers, biologists, ecologists and conservation scientists facing the current biodiversity crisis. Despite increasing communication, accelerating policy and management responses, and notwithstanding improving ecosystem assessment and endangered species knowledge, conserving biodiversity continues to be more a co...[Read More]



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A Brief History of Everything , Ken Wilber


Published in: itune > Philosophy,Books,Nonfiction,Religion & Spirituality > Educational Games | Published on 01/Oct/2019 00:27

1996-01-16T08:00:00Z
A new edition of the best-selling work from one of the most forward-thinking and important philosophers of our time.

Join one of the greatest contemporary philosophers on a breathtaking tour of time and the Kosmos--from the Big Bang right up to the eve of the twenty-first century. This accessible and entertaining summary of Ken Wilber's great ideas...[Read More]



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Doing Good Better , William MacAskill


Published in: itune > Social Science,Books,Nonfiction,Philosophy > Free Games | Published on 03/Sep/2019 07:11

2015-07-28T07:00:00Z
Most of us want to make a difference. We donate our time and money to charities and causes we deem worthy, choose careers we consider meaningful, and patronize businesses and buy products we believe make the world a better place. Unfortunately, we often base these decisions on assumptions and emotions rather than facts. As a result, even our best intentions oft...[Read More]



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Becoming Animal , David Abram


Published in: itune > Nature,Books,Science & Nature,Nonfiction,Philosophy > Free Games | Published on 02/Sep/2019 23:50

2010-08-24T07:00:00Z
David Abram's first book, The Spell of the Sensuous has become a classic of environmental literature. Now he returns with a startling exploration of our human entanglement with the rest of nature.
 
As the climate veers toward catastrophe, the innumerable losses cascading through the biosphere make vividly evident the need for a metamorph...[Read More]



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