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Harvard Law Review: Volume 126, Number 8 - June 2013
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 163,870. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Civil rights
The Harvard Law Review's June '13 ebook edition featured active Contents, linked notes, and proper formatting. Contents of Issue 8: "Racial Capitalism," by Nancy Leong; "Shallow Signals," by Bert Huang; "All Unhappy Families: Tales of Old Age, Rational Actors, and the Disordered Life," by Ariela Dubler; and an essay by Risa Goluboff on civil rights lawyers, plus student work. Book Review, "Lawyers
Soy Gilberto Gerena Valentín: memorias de un puertorriqueño en Nueva York
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 103,670. Language: Spanish. Published: July 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic studies
Gilberto Gerena Valentín is one of the key figures in the development of New York’s Puerto Rican community between the 1940s and the 1970s. In his memoirs, Gilberto Gerena Valentín takes us to the core of the ongoing union, political, social and cultural struggles set forth by Puerto Ricans between the years following the Great Migration and the 1970s.
Borneo Trilogy Brunei: Book 3 Volume 1
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,380. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2013 by booksmango. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic studies
Book Three leads to the richness and splendor of Brunei including oil, black gold, and pristine rainforest before jumping to the south of Borneo, Kalimantan. There book Three begins with the important town of Pontianak and its surroundings and delves into cut rainforest, its peoples and the new palm oil plantations claimed to be a good alternative for untouched forest.
Hermeneutika Sunda - Simbol-Simbol Babad Pakuan/Guru Gantangan
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,100. Language: Indonesian (Bahasa Indonesia). Published: November 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic studies
Disini Jakob memberikan pemahaman yang jelas tentang babad Guru Gantangan, dan juga tentang bagaimana pentingnya penerapan hermeneutika. Buku ini menyadarkan kita, betapa banyak warisan yang berupa teks-teks kuno yang menunggu untuk dijadikan sasaran penelitian dan akan menjelaskan dunia leluhur kita, suatu wilayah dari mana kita datang dan di mana akar-akar kehidupan kita dewasa ini menghunjam.
The Dharmic Leader - Leadership Anchored in Hindu and Buddhist Secular Core Values
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 34,450. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2012 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic studies
This book presents a values-based model that draws on core secular Hindu and Buddhist values adherents have followed for 3000+ years. Section I describes core values and behaviors reflecting the dharmic leadership model. Section II presents a description of the philosophy that provides the foundation for the dharmic leadership model and how it fits into the West in the 21st century.
'Your Neighbours' The Gypsies in Australia
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Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 74,970. Language: Australian English. Published: April 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Social history
Kate tells of the little-known history and culture of the Gypsies in Australia from the First Fleet to the present day. By drawing on the oral history of the Romani and the written word of the non-Gypsies, her cultural heritage and five years of recent itinerant research, she reveals how this maligned, landless, ethnic nation has brought the best of their culture to share with their neighbours.
The Chinese in Indonesia: An English Translation of Hoakiau Di Indonesia
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 90,930. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2012 by We Green Solutions. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic studies
Pramoedya Ananta Toer (1925-2006) was undoubtedly Indonesia's most significant novelist and writer. After the 1960 publication of this book, now translated for the first time, Pramoedya spent some 20 years in prison often in appalling conditions.
God in an Irish Kitchen
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 85,810. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2012 by PBL Limited. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic studies
Travel through Ireland with Father Leo R. Ward, philosopher and theologian, as he observes the Irish people, landscape, and religion.
Don't Mess with Tanya: Stories Emerging from Boston's Barrios
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 53,470. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2011 by Aberdeen Bay. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic studies
As Boston’s demographics shift, a subtle cultural revolution swirls ahead, opening doors of perception. These characters and others crash, clash, and commune in loosely-linked provocative stories that explore themes of culture, race, immigration, violence, love and spirituality. The engaging urban tales propel the reader into everyday dramas that are transforming Bean
The Fire at the Core. Discourses on African Aesthetics, Music, Jurisprudence, Ethno-Politics & Good Governance
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 66,980. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2011 by Mondial. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic studies
Passionate and often controversial: Fictional and Non-Fictional Essays about African Aesthetics, Music, Jurisprudence, Ethno-Politics & Good Governance. The topics of his "Discourses" range from Zambian hip-hop and Zambian music in general to art, fame, eroticism, and - of course - philosophy and African politics.
Impressing the Whites: The New International Slavery
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,290. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic studies
In this comical, passionate, satirical, and sincere book, The White God delivers "The Fourteen Commandments of Impressing the Whites" to a brown "Moses." Inscribed on two coconuts, the Commandments sum up both the secrets of success for brown/colored writers, entrepreneurs, and artists, and the distortions caused by race politics and realities in the modern world of Obama.
Black Futurists In The Information Age: Vision of a 21st Century Technological Renaissance
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,080. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic studies
Authors Timothy Jenkins and Khafra K Om-Ra-Seti are suggesting that many of our problems and solutions can be found in the current Information Age Revolution. As Black Futurists, they are seeking to raise our consciousness to the accelerating historic transformations that are taking place during the 1990s...the authors are issuing a call for a sci-tech revolution in the Black world: KyberGenesis.