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International Journal of Research Vol-1 Issue-5 Social Studies
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,420. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Developing & Emerging Countries
We are happy to announce the successful publication of the June Issue of the International Journal of Research. We encourage graduate, post graduate, PhD students and other scholar from the field of science, technology, planning and management to get their paper published and share the treasure of the knowledge that you have gained.
Naypyidaw: The New Capital of Burma
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 51,110. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014 by Proglen. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Developing & Emerging Countries
Naypyidaw: The New Capital of Burma examines the possible factors involved in the current relocation of the capital in order to enrich and enhance understanding about contemporary Burma/Myanmar in various aspects - including History, Geography, Political Science, Military Science, Economics, Sociology and Urban Architecture. Fully illustrated with maps and colour photographs.
Expulsés du Soudan
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 41,320. Language: French. Published: November 6, 2013 by AlterPublishing Books. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Developing & Emerging Countries
Ils sont jeunes, naïfs et débutent dans le monde du journalisme. Ils décident de s’installer au Soudan. D’avril 2011 à janvier 2012, ils se confrontent à l’exercice de leur métier sous une dictature où la Charia est la norme. Indépendants, et donc sans l’appui de grands médias, ils se voient obligés de jouer aux apprentis faussaires pour raconter ce qu’ils voient.
From Peasant Girls to Bangkok Masseuses
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 27,100. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013 by Proglen. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Prostitution & sex trade
In the poorer parts of the north and north-east of Thailand, peasant girls are induced to go to Bangkok and become prostitutes earning their living as "masseuses". Their remittances enable their families to meet their basic housing, water and education needs. The author portrays the world of these girls and then traces its relationship with the pattern of rural and national development.
Africa Has A Future
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,500. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2013 by LionheART Publishing House. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Developing & Emerging Countries
Africa Has a Future. Many challenges lie ahead but there is a way forward. This book explores the problems and possible solutions facing Africa today. "This book is a valuable contribution to the discourse" The Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu "This book helps us engage with the question 'how did we get here in the first place?'" Dr Julius Mugwagwa, The Open University
Supporting Good Governance in the Pacific
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Series: Learning Lessons. Price: Free! Words: 2,680. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Developing & Emerging Countries
This brief distills key lessons from a 2011 special evaluation study that explored governance and development in the Pacific region, and assessed Asian Development Bank support for governance and public sector management in the past decade.
Attaining Health Outcomes through Synergies of Rural Water Supply, Sanitation, and Hygiene
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Series: Learning Lessons. Price: Free! Words: 2,530. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / sustainable development
Water and sanitation issues claims lives through diseases and associated illnesses. About 3.6 million people die each year from water-related diseases. This synthesis draws key lessons from evaluations and completion reports of Asian Development Bank-financed rural water supply and sanitation projects.
Improving Project Success through Effective Communication and Participation
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Series: Learning Lessons. Price: Free! Words: 2,910. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / general
This synthesis provides key lessons on the importance of communication in facilitating development work, as reflected in the applications of participatory approaches in project preparation, design, implementation, monitoring, and evaluation in Asian Development Bank operations.
Successful Engagement with Civil Society Organizations
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Series: Learning Lessons. Price: Free! Words: 3,080. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / general
Civil society organizations have played different roles in Asian Development Bank operations, such as serving as partners in project implementation, providing assistance to recipients of ADB support, acting as cofinanciers, monitoring and evaluating ADB-assisted activities, and participating in policy advocacy. This synthesis focuses on lessons from successful engagement of CSOs in operations fina
Sex, Family and Fertility, Volume 2
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Price: Free! Words: 60,750. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
"Timothy t Schwartz challenges prevailing wisdom ... with a strong set of data. He shows the relationship between marriage, family, fertility, agriculture, and emigration in rural Haiti. He relates beliefs with behavior and opportunities and strategies for living. In the process he makes much sense of rural Haitian life." Bill Wedenoja, Missouri State University
Sex, Family and Fertility in Haiti, Volume 1
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Price: Free! Words: 56,550. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
"Timothy t Schwartz challenges prevailing wisdom ... with a strong set of data. He shows the relationship between marriage, family, fertility, agriculture, and emigration in rural Haiti. He relates beliefs with behavior and opportunities and strategies for living. In the process he makes much sense of rural Haitian life." Bill Wedenoja, Missouri State University
United States Human Expedition
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Price: Free! Words: 20,040. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
This is a review of the 'big picture' as it stands and covers the systematic flaws of the leverage over human need held by money. I discuss some viable options of ways to deal with social and economic inequality.
Managers' manual for the 21st century.
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Price: Free! Words: 3,340. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Mentoring & coaching
This brilliant piece came out as one of the (World) best in the 2010 edition of Peter Drucker's Global Challenge. The author has thus decided to share it with the world! It is a solution-driven missive on the numerous uncertainties hobbling the sustenance of the global community and especially of businesses.