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Why the Haves Come Out Ahead: The Classic Essay and New Observations
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 74,160. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
Galanter’s influential article is now available as a convenient, affordable, and assignable book, with a new 2014 introduction that explains the origins and aftermath of the original work. Also, it features his 2006 article applying the original thesis to real-world dilemmas today. The book adds extensive 2014 commentary by Shauhin Talesh (UC Irvine) and Robert Gordon (Stanford).
Inside the Wire: An Alternative View of the Vietnam War
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,630. Language: American English. Published: May 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
The majority of American troops in Vietnam were not involved in the shooting war. They did have their issues however. Written over 30 years ago, this series of anecdotes takes you through two years in the life of one such soldier, from being drafted until after being discharged. From the Local Draft Boards to Nixon’s War on Drugs, it’s all here.
A Socialist Reader
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Price: Free! Words: 60,740. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2014 by CatYelling. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social classes
Contents: The Communist Manifesto by Marx and Engels Socialism, Scientific and Utopian by Engels The Soul of Man Under Socialism by Wilde plus a short introduction by Shetterly and two collections of his favorite quotes about socialism, sharing, and wealth: Quotes for Socialists Socialist Quotes from the Great Religions
My Life Before & Without Boomers & Yuppies
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Price: Free! Words: 23,830. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social classes
First of all, this very short book is autobiographical. Written by a man who lived the title and to this day does not appreciate what these generations are doing to our society. Many others have expressed their opinions in much the same way so the author realizes that he is not alone in his negative opinions of them. He is not trying to change their ways. He realizes that that is impossible.
The Crow's Nest - How to be Homeless in America
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 66,350. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social classes
Housing in the U.S. has been turned into the equivalent of blood diamonds. The number of middle-class Americans finding themselves suddenly homeless is exploding. Many more would be better off living out of a car. Real estate is so rife with fraud it is dangerous. This book will teach you how to avoid it until law enforcement cleans it up.