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On Memory and Reminiscence By Aristotle & J. I. Beare
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Aristotle (384 BC - 322 BC), is one of most important philosophers of all time and remain a fountain of inspiration for modern thinkers. His works included logic, physics, politics, metaphysics,... More > rhetoric and zoology, biology, poetic tragedy and ethics that are still relevant today. He also preferred to define things in more concrete and scientific manners and seemed to always have had explanations for everything around him. On his short treatise involving memory, he believed that memory was neither Perception nor Conception, but a state or affection of one of these, conditioned by lapse of time. There is no such thing as memory of the present while present, for the present is object only of perception, and the future, of expectation, but the object of memory is the past.< Less
On Dreams By Aristotle & J. I. Beare
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Aristotle (384 BC - 322 BC) is one of most important philosophers of all time and remain a fountain of inspiration for modern thinkers.. His work included logic, physics, politics, metaphysics,... More > rhetoric and zoology, biology, poetic tragedy and ethics that are still relevant today. He also preferred to define things in more concrete and scientific manners and seemed to always have had explanations for everything around him. That is, he tried to reason things based on direct observations and cataloging of phenomenon. His views on dreaming are developed out of his concepts of mind and imagination, and his observation of how people deal with sleeping and waking. While awake we have the easy ability to distinguish between what is an external object and what is our imagined object. In sleep however this faculty disappears or is almost completely absent. This produces the sense of enormous reality we have in dreams, and the feeling that we are facing actual events and people.< Less
On Sleep and Sleeplessness By Aristotle & J. I. Beare Beare
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“There is no animal which is always awake or always asleep.” ... Aristotle (384 BC - 322 BC), is one of most important philosophers of all time and remain a fountain of inspiration for... More > modern thinkers. His works included logic, physics, politics, metaphysics, rhetoric and zoology, biology, poetic tragedy and ethics that are still relevant today. He also preferred to define things in more concrete and scientific manners and seemed to always have had explanations for everything around him. He also tried to reason things based on direct observations and cataloging of phenomenon. Aristotle’s text On Sleep and Sleeplessness attempts to explain why we sleep and wake. He believes that sleep and wake are both affections of the activity of the primary faculty of sense-perception. That sleep is also a state of powerlessness arising from excess of waking.< Less
Hermead: Parmenides By Surazeus Astarius
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Forms Of Parmenides - Parmenides learns about letters from Xenophanes, then studies with Ameinias at the school of Pythagoras. Aletheia sends a chariot which takes him to the Museum where he learns... More > about geometry. After studying geometry under Aletheia, Parmenides writes laws and teaches his theory of forms to young students. Forms Of Parmenides has 1,812 lines of blank verse.< Less
Rightsizing the Universe By Gary Hotham
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A chapbook collection of 25 haiku by Gary Hotham. All previously published in literary journals. The haiku as a group exhibit a theory of the English language haiku.
The Time Machine By H.G. Wells
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H.G. Wells is like the Plato of science fiction, and The Time Machine might be his Republic. If you add up all the "firsts" in these books it would be daunting, especially because we... More > haven't gotten very far past time travel, alien invasion, mad scientists and genetic mutation in the sci-fi genre. An inventor living in Victorian England develops said machine and travels to the year 802,701 A.D.. There he finds two distinct races of beings: the Eloi, lithe, androgynous and child-like, they are the result of millennia of communistic living; and the Morlocks, the pale, apelike, underground dwelling creatures who are industrious and brutal. The Time Traveler's theory (which mirrors Wells' socialist tendencies) is that the two groups are the evolutionary ancestors of the leisure class and working classes. But after some run ins with the Morlocks he discovers an awful secret that will force him to revise his theories once again.< Less
Eternal Triangle By Emma God'son
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Chrisette is an ambitious young lady on the brink of her love life. Needing to step into her trousseaux as a household wife, she is coping with a foundering betrothal and the lure of an extremely... More > charming young corps member. But when on the scent of this attracting love another woman comes into the picture and causes havoc on her chance, with the knowledge of this lady being his fiancée, Chrisette heads out on a trail of jealousy beyond any code of love, but that of her own illegitimate urge. Emma God'son, in this yet another riveting spellbinder, shows peerless skill at the shifting dynamics between conscience and emotion, illicit and licit, theories and practicalities.< Less
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