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The Sociology of Economic Life
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 70,880. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics / theory
Quality ebook reprint of a classic work in the social sciences, written by one of the leading scholars on the intersection of two important disciplines: economics and sociology. This is an unabridged republication of the Second Edition of this much-cited study. Presented with care, the ebook edition features such proper digital formatting as: active TOC, linked endnotes, and fully-linked Index.
Pseudo-Secularism: An Indian Perspective
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 1,840. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
An Essay on Pseudo-Secularism from an Indian perspective, and the role the idea plays in today's socio-economic and political scene in the country in particular and in the world in general.
After SETI Then What?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,890. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Future Studies, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
We’re looking in all the wrong ways for intelligent life in space, but, what if we found it? Would they be friendly? Would they give us all the magic they have learned to perform? Would they enrich our lives? Even if they just said hello and let’s be friends, what would be the natural outcome of having them visit? Should we be looking for and calling for them to come here?
The A.N.S.W.E.R
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 108,100. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2013 by Bookpal Australia. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
The book contains a 10 point plan, or 10 proposals from The Answer Movement (TAM), including greatly strengthening the United Nations Organization (UNO), and an International Code for Uniform Culture (ICUC), which if successfully put into place, would make our world a much better place for everyone The book also contains discussion of organized religion in detail.
Blah, Blah, Blah: A Glorified Thread of Observations
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,520. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2013. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
A short book, basically a structured stream of consciousness, discussing thoughts about living in this era and concerns about subjects and things that seem to be challenges in this agricultural, dogmatized society.
LIVING ZEN! The Story of Zen With 26 Principles & Practices That Will Help You Succeed in Life!
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 22,470. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
This book recounts the origin of zen meditation in India, its movement into China, Korea and Japan where it became a primary feature of the way of Japan's samurai warriors, and presents the 13 principles and 13 practices that made Japan's most famous samurai so successful in fighting duels to the death...all applicable to both business and regular life in today's world.
What the Hell Is Wrong with You Black People?: Do Black America Understand they are Facing Self-Destruction?
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,780. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
The condition of African-Americans today is quite alarming and disturbing.
Sans Domicile Fixe
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,350. Language: French. Published: May 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Un cadre aisé et bien installé dans la vie découvre un soir, suite à une avalanche de péripéties plus invraisemblables les unes que les autres, le monde de la rue et des SDF. Il va alors comprendre en une nuit ce qu'il n'avait jamais soupçonné tout au long de son existence...
Lifetime Economics
Series: Making Money Work Better, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,820. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics
The rules of Lifetime Economics are: 1. Value in use time, 2. Price in work time, and 3. Profit in free time. Economics as we know it today has departed so far from reality that it needs to be replaced. Lifetime economics is intended to do that, bring economics back down to earth. Learn here the meaning of real capital, real debt, real investment, and real Gross Domestic Product.
A Thailand Diary
Series: New Perspectives of Thailand, 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,990. Language: British English. Published: March 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
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
Price: Free! Words: 25,620. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013. Categories: Essay » Technology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
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?
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 45,240. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
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)
Price: Free! Words: 15,170. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Essay » 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
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 63,470. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
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
Price: Free! Words: 52,410. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2012. Categories: 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
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 4,000. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2012. Categories: 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?
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 24,510. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting
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
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,620. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Psychology » General
(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
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 99,690. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012 and represented by David Halpern. Categories: 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
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 13,880. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Rural, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
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