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A Thailand Diary
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Series: New Perspectives of Thailand, 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,990. Language: British English. Published: March 31, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A candid look at Thais and Thailand in a light and readable diary format. Holding back no punches, "A Thailand Diary" takes you inside the real Thailand and gives the reader a virtual tour of the country and its people. It allows its principal characters, real Thais, to talk of the cultural differences that make Thailand such a fascinating country. Get ready for some surprises when you read it.
Plug-in and Live: Voices from the Digital Natives
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Price: Free! Words: 25,620. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013. Category: Essay » Technology
Plug-in and Live: Voices from the Digital Natives is a collection of essays by 7 college students at Concord University. Through their guided examination of the cultural context of technology, video gaming culture, and social media, they share what it is like to be a digital native in the US. Compiled by Dr. Alecea Standlee, these essays provide a glimpse into the techno world of college students.
Born in 1953? What else happened?
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 45,240. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
Each year-book in the Series (from 1939 to 1964) talks about the large number of newsworthy events that happened that year. To get his material,Ron Williams, worked his way through newspapers, magazines, books, and other sources day by day until he came up with the major events,ideas and trivia, of those years. He presents them in a thoroughly readable book, with a mixture of humour and gravitas.
S.O.S (Save our Society)
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Price: Free! Words: 15,170. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
(4.00 from 1 review)
The Delhi gang rape case has enraged every Indian and brought forward many issues related to our political, judicial and executive systems. But it has also raised some serious questions about our society and its culture. Let's start a discussion to find out what's wrong with the Indian society and how we can change it.
The Human Mission
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 63,250. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
This book presents an understanding of a purpose for humanity, direction for human activity, and a social structure for a free-orderly society.
OneWorld Solution 2By2
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Price: Free! Words: 52,410. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
The world as we know it seem to be in need of a solution to a better path in it’s evolution towards a higher humanity. In this day an age we still have hunger and wars going on and compete for every morsel of life that we get our hands on without regard towards our neighbors. All we need is a hundred Nobel laureates in different fields of knowledge to assemble and theorize a solution.
1st Generation Immigrant Perception- Introduction to Americology
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 4,000. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
A brief introduction to 1st Generation Immigrant Perception. Traditional and Progressive Culture, a Comparison of 1950's American Culture and 1st generation immigrant culture, the term Americology, and a few questions and answers from immigrants primarily of Asian and Arabic cultures.
Don't You Love Me, Mummy?
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 24,510. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Violent abusive behaviours that shatter lives in a community have their roots in the past, meaning today we are dealing with intergenerational violence. With energy and determination, this generation can bring it to an end. This book is a blueprint for change, well-researched by an author experienced in social challenges.
Social Truths
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Price: $2.69 USD. Words: 3,620. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
(5.00 from 1 review)
Social Truths is about better understanding society to better understand ourselves. This book lays out a buffet of sociological nuggets about society, allowing you to take in deep concepts in bite-sized ways that are easily digestible and surprisingly delicious. Bon appetit!
Rolling Nowhere
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 99,690. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012 and represented by David Halpern. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Ted Conover's first book takes the reader along on his dream trip—a hardscrabble netherworld built for freight, not people—in search of an America "where numbers live like men."
GANGS: How to Keep Your Children Away from Gangs, Drugs & Violence
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 13,880. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Rural
This book is geared toward parents trying to keep their kids away from gangs, drugs and violence, gang members who are looking for a way out, or readers who just want to learn about gangs and how to keep kids away from gangs, drugs and violence. information about gang
Our Bankrupt Elite
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Series: General Neurolinguistics, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 63,690. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
The state of Societies 80 years after "Science & Sanity". Sociological implications and possible solutions. Under a thin layer of apparent normality, a tragic cultural suicide is underway by massive de-alphabetization of a population due to a severe lowering of the general knowledge base of the elite, caused by a decades long out of control degradation of the education system.
Élite en faillite
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Series: Neurolinguistique générale, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 65,290. Language: French. Published: July 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
L'état des sociétés 80 ans après "Science & Sanity". Implications sociologiques et solutions possibles. Sous des dehors d'une apparente normalité, nous assistons à un suicide culturel par désalphabétisation massive d'une population causé par une baisse sévère du niveau des connaissances générale de l'élite, conséquence d'un système d'éducation en dégradation hors de contrôle depuis des décennies.
Die Bedeutung des Herdentriebs in der Zivilgesellschaft (Wilfred Trotter: Herdeninstinkte im Frieden und im Krieg, Band I)
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Price: $7.70 USD. Words: 14,500. Language: German. Published: May 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Interpersonal relations
Der Klassiker der sozialen Psychologie endlich in deutscher Sprache. "Trotter leitet die an der Masse beschriebenen seelischen Phänomene von einem Herdeninstinkt ab, der dem Menschen wie anderen Tierarten angeboren zukommt. Diese Herdenhaftigkeit ist biologisch eine Analogie und gleichzeitig eine Fortführung der Vielzelligkeit." Sigmund Freud, Massenpsychologie und Ich-Analyse
Clutterbug: A zine about stuff
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Price: Free! Words: 17,580. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
(3.00 from 1 review)
Look around you right now: how much 'stuff' do you have? This zine is all about chucking stuff out, resisting buying new stuff, and looking at the processes of how we engage with stuff along the way. I consider the 'buy-ology' of why we desire and buy what we do in the first place and also 'flow': the exact opposite of the desire-acquire cycle. If you hoard stuff, or purge, this will interest you.
L’Ame Hors
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Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 27,170. Language: French. Published: March 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Physiological psychology
Seconde étape de l’analyse des effets de l’écriture. Après Philame (du signe à la lettre) L’Ame Hors passe de la lettre à la psychothérapie. Second stage of the analysis of the effects of writing. After Philame (from sign to the letter) L’Ame Hors (Soul Out) stages from the letter to psychotherapy.
The Changing Academic Market: General Trends and a Berkeley Case Study
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 56,890. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2012 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Social scientists & psychologists
Inside story and scholarly analysis of a major sociology department's search, during the mid-70s, to fill many faculty jobs--all attempted in the midst of fundamental changes to the college market that began in the 1960s. That sea change is exposed with candid self-awareness and examined in its practical effects: treatment of candidates, affirmative action, shrinking markets, and recommendations.
Wrestling With Oresteia
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Price: Free! Words: 1,670. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
Essay about the concept of Fate
Welcome to Wynott: Rethinking the Way We've Always Done Things
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,050. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
With a light touch and a lot of humor, Ray Harris applies fresh thinking to existing systems and structures, and creates a blueprint for a new American urban community, called “Wynott.” Whether an inner-city neighborhood, an aging suburb, or a small town, Wynott can exist in any place where enough people agree to try something different, and commit to making it work.
Everybody Knows Yet Nobody Really Knows
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 31,630. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Here is a fun look at our everyday lives, which won the Pinnacle Book Award for “General Interest” and was runner-up for the International Book Award for “Best Gift & Specialty Book.” You’ll find thought-provoking observations introduced in a light manner followed by a series of intriguing facts. Now you can laugh at how we live while gathering new tidbits of knowledge you can share with friends.