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The Rush to Ruin - 2013 Updated Edition
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,970. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Updated version of highly acclaimed 1977 edition that explaines the damages done to our country by an over intrusive government, with suggestions for reversing the destructive trend to our economy of a much too powerful federal government.
Time On Our Side: Why We All Need A Shorter Working Week
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 88,940. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013 by The New Economics Foundation. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Authored by leading experts in social, economic and environmental sciences, this diverse essay collection explains how moving towards shorter, more flexible hours of work will lead to more productive and fulfilling lives for all. Challenging conventional wisdom, this book seeks to radically alter our ideas about what makes a `successful' economy.
Capitalism: the Unfairest System?
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Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 71,980. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
A Comprehensive Analysis of a Failed Economic Philosophy. The truths and fictions about Capitalism in the twenty-first century are explored and analyzed in detail with wit and humor from an accomplished author and experienced businessman. This treatise examines the many failures and bogus promises that Capitalism makes and tells us why it isn't working, never has, and never will.
From Each According To His Ability: Essays on Karl Marx and Classical Political Economy
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Series: The Collected Papers of Robert Paul Wolff, Book 2. Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 122,000. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013 by Society for Philosophy & Culture. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics / theory
For thirty-five years, Robert Paul Wolff has been carrying on a deep study of the tradition of social and economic theory that started with the French Physiocrats and Adam Smith and was brought to its highest point of development by Karl Marx. In these essays and papers, we see Wolff working through the several aspects of Marx's thought and bringing them into fruitful and unified conjuncture.
Wealth Creation and Wealth Destruction
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 119,350. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
‘Wealth Creation and Wealth Destruction’ is a book that re-examines economics from a wealth perspective as opposed to a solely monetary interpretation. The result is a theory that is both radical and familiar and not only encompasses many of the existing schools of thought but draws its own conclusions.
Ascensão e Queda do Euro
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,130. Language: Portuguese. Published: June 16, 2013 by Chiado Editora. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Pode-se comparar o euro a um veículo com 23 secções articuladas, nas quais todas as rodas são de dimensões diferentes. Não irá muito longe. Rudo de Ruijter A classe dominante portuguesa não prima pela lucidez, não tem um projecto de desenvolvimento e age – reage – aos seus medos.
Presidential Hope for Change
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,770. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
This book is about President Barack Huessen Obama who never campaigned on the changes he had in mind but on the slogan he used in advertising that was "Hope and Change" and the Americans were unaware of his intentions: He wanted more government in your life, a new policy for green energy, a new policy for cap and trade, and a new education program with new objectives, new ideas, and new books.
A Fate Worse than Debt A Beginner’s Guide to Britain’s National Debt from Boadicea to Cameron
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 76,780. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
As the UK talks of cuts and austerity, this book explores for beginners the true scale of our financial problems, and some of the controversies behind modern spending. Warning: do not read if you suffer from high blood pressure, or lack a sense of humour in a crisis.
Understanding Marx: A Reconstruction and Critique of Capital
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Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 72,580. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2013 by Society for Philosophy & Culture. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
This book explains the development of the classical theory of value from Adam Smith to Karl Marx in a form readily accessible to readers unfamiliar with anything more than elementary arithmetic, while at the same time offering to the specialist a fundamental criticism of Marxian political economy and an original and controversial interpretation of Capital.
May the Odds Be With Us Legal Segregation in America
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 89,180. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2012 by The von Raesfeld Agency. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Americans are legally segregated. MAY THE ODDS BE WITH US shows how and why corporate sports monopolies and their political representatives were able to enact the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act. That legislation created legal segregation. The principles of liberty and justice apply to all Americans. Everyone should be free to make wagers on sports.
The Free Market Has Soon Turned 99 % Of Us Into Miserables
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Price: Free! Words: 81,480. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
If nothing else, the economic crisis in 2008 showed how close we are an economic collapse of the system we all suffer under today. The system that is named the "Free Market." This book shows how we got where we are beginning 100 years ago by presenting Edward Bernays who created a new political idea based on controlling people's irrational feelings, to keep them happy and calm by consuming.
A Social Carol
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,320. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
As in 'A Christmas Carol' with Scrooge's transformation, Evan Sanders is to be visited by three spirits to alter his collectivist worldview. Evan wants the people to control businesses and the State to control both for the Greater Good. However, when the spirits show him the worlds he wants and he begins to get what he wanted, Evan finds out that it wasn't what he wanted after all.
Reclaiming Socialism, or: Economic Democracy (Recovering a Stolen Word)
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Price: Free! Words: 258,690. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
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An attempt to reclaim the word "socialism" from those that have re-defined it and rendered it taboo. Socialism does NOT mean a state-run economy or the end of private property, let alone Soviet-style tyranny. Socialism DOES mean economic democracy, worker-owned business, an economy for the 99%, and a humane alternative to capitalism. Capitalism is broken and it's time to discuss replacing it.
21st Century Essential Guide to South and East China Sea Territorial Disputes Involving China and Japan - Senkaku (Diaoyu) Islands, Oil and Hydrocarbon Resources, East Asia and Pacific Disputes
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 245,200. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This essential compilation of expert opinion from U.S. government reports and papers provides unique and up-to-date information about the ongoing territorial disputes over the South China Sea and East China Sea, including confrontations between China and Japan over the Senkaku (Diaoyu) Islands.
In Search of Hippocrates: A Solution to the Health Care Crisis Facing America
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 53,140. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
The authors of “In Search of Hippocrates” take a cold hard look at the primary causes of rising medical costs and present a simple, fair, and equitable solution to the problem: a common sense solution that will allow every American citizen to decide who treats them and how their medical care dollars are spent without interference from government administrators or health insurance companies.
Wildcats of Finance
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,330. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Investments & securities / stocks
Wildcat groups such as hedge funds play a growing role in causing or aggravating blowups in the marketplace. This primer exposes the reality behind the illusion of profits. For instance, hedge funds as a group perform the astounding feat of losing money for their clients. The target audience for the book includes investors and policymakers as well as general readers.
America 2.0 Inc. - Take Stock In America!
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Price: Free! Words: 50,760. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
This book is the Blue Print for The Incorporation of the United States of America. As a non-profit organization, our public servants have the mission of losing as much of your money and mine in the shortest period of time. As a For-Profit Corporation our public servants would be forced to make a profit and distribute same to the shareholders, The People.
Returning America to Prosperity
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Price: Free! Words: 67,580. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
We are the USA, a great Super Power, but we're drowning in debt, unemployment is high, Republicans and Democrats hate each other, the public hates Congress, etc. Are we doomed to mediocrity? No, we can return to prosperity by investing in ourselves and building our equity. Our country will prosper as we the people prosper and as we reshape our governments to protect our equity.
2012 Essential Guide to Greece: Authoritative Coverage of Eurozone Crisis and Greek Economic Problems, Overview of All Aspects of the Nation and its People
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 57,660. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This guide to the nation of Greece includes comprehensive and unique information with professional analysis from the U.S. government, with information from the State Department and Central Intelligence Agency contributing to the up-to-date coverage.
Tie, totuus ja elämä
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 53,740. Language: Finnish. Published: April 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Oikeaoppisia ajatuksia politiikasta, historiasta ja maailman menosta. Otteita blogistani vuosilta 2007-2010.