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BRUNO LATOUR - CIÊNCIA EM AÇÃO: um texto de acompanhamento de leitura e sugestões de monografias
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Price: Free! Words: 13,970. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Future Studies
O texto segue o livro de Bruno Latour com resumos, explicações e comentários.
Antiutopias
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Price: Free! Words: 69,950. Language: Unknown language. Published: September 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Future Studies
ANTIUTOPIAS - literatura, cinema e crítica social 1895-1990
CSR: Towards a DEFINITION
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,510. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
What is CSR? Can there be a single definition possible? What is CSR anyway? This book will give in-depth overview of the theoretical aspects such as definitions, evolution, and philosophical impetus of the term CSR.
MasterLife - Human Behaviour Decoded
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 740. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
The Great Secret have been found in the oral traditions, in literature, in religions and philosophies throughout the centuries. For the first time, all the pieces of Human Behaviour come together in an incredible revelation that will be life-transforming for all who experience it.
All You Need to Know About Disability is on Star Trek
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 107,570. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » People with Disabilities
More illuminating than a Supernova. More fun than a Klingon drinking song. Set a course for a view of disability through a Star Trek lens. From genetic engineering, to physical, cognitive and psychiatric disabilities, Dr. Lehmann provides 12 chapters of disability topics illustrated with dialogue from Star Trek episodes and movies.
Love, Money, Sex and Death in the 21st Century
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,270. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution
Love, Money, Sex and Death. A mind-blowing series of essays concerning ten ethical and moral dilemmas facing modern science as well as the rest of humanity. The 21st Century is sure going to be interesting. A non-fiction hypertext, illustrated.
Space Tourism: How It Can Change Humanity
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,170. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science
Have you ever wondered how humans will colonize space? This book addresses the major players in the private space industry, NASA’s role in privatized space tourism, how the general population will be able to travel to space sooner and what we can do to achieve a more forward-thinking society.
After SETI Then What?
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,890. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Future Studies
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?
A Plague of People
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Price: Free! Words: 115,730. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Future Studies
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People fill every part of the planet, using all resources and driving other species to extinction, until further expansion is impossible. The process and consequences are fully explored here with a science-based forecast of a complete collapse by 2030. The culture change urgently required is refused by a kamikaze culture of growth controlled by a foolhardy powerful minority.
God's Loaded Dice
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You set the price! Words: 41,780. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Future Studies
Albert Einstein believed that the universe was governed by a rational god who would never dream of playing dice with his precious creation. Yet, if scientists have learned anything over the past century, it is that the universe is anything but rational. Thus, a word to the wise: if there is a god, he does play dice. Further, scientists who don't wish to crap out would be well advised to wise up to
Watching for the Future: Techniques for Seeing the Days Ahead
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,590. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Future Studies
Watching for the Future is a booklet that provides readers with a familiarization of futurist techniques to understand what we can expect in the future. Following a brief overview of these techniques the author goes into more detail on scenario building and presents four distinct scenarios for the future of the United States based on the economy and social order.
a Love Based Society: visions for a world without money
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Price: Free! Words: 10,540. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Future Studies
Describes the authors view of a world without money, a world based on Love. This is nothing new and has been talked about for centuries, however 2012 is the tipping point, the dawning of the Age of Aquarius. Another name for this society is a Resource Based economy.
Are Humans Obsolete?
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,410. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Future Studies
Today machines can outplay us at chess, perform surgeries, manage airports, design buildings, act in films. Soon they'll compete with us in nearly every field. Will this cause mass layoffs and riots? Or will we benefit? ... Plus a clear look at our high-tech culture of adolescence, a way to make sense of modern media, and a bird’s-eye view of the turf war between science and religion.