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#EuroMaidan: Rising for Freedom and Democracy in Ukraine
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
This book gives you a photo centric view point on this popular uprising against an oppressive regime. The first of its kind on the market it beholds over 200 photographs of numerous photo journalists from Ukraine capturing the events from the very beginning to the uprisings in late January.
Bordeando la violencia contra las mujeres en la frontera norte de México
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 85,220. Language: Spanish. Published: January 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Urban
Bordeando la violencia contra las mujeres en la frontera norte de México, es un libro que nace de una intención feminista comprometida intelectual y éticamente para el abordaje de fenómenos sociales que limitan, obstaculizan y detienen el avance y desarrollo de las mujeres en la frontera norte de México.
Changing Course: Preventing Gang Membership - Juvenile Crime, Youth Violence, Delinquency, Substance Abuse, Public Health Interventions, Homeboys, Girls and Gangs, Race and Ethnicity, Poverty
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 94,230. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
The goal of this book is to provide practitioners and policymakers with knowledge about why kids become involved in gangs and to offer effective and promising strategies that prevent them from doing so.
Drifters: Stories from the Dark Side of Delinquency
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,140. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2013 by Black Opal Books. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens
The world has changed… Teenagers exist in a different world than you grew up in. Video games, gun violence, sexting, and bullying have all exploded onto the scene, leaving many parents shut off from their children and vice versa. In that vacuum, too many kids gravitate toward darker temptations, but there is hope.
Living the Oath: Warriors Take It, Families Endure It
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,840. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013 by Black Opal Books. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
Michael Martinez, a Marine veteran, stepped on a bomb during a 2010 patrol in Afghanistan and lost both legs…Christian Bagge, an Army veteran lost his legs to a 2005 roadside bomb blast in Iraq…Their experiences, like those of the other subjects in the book, reveal how hardship and suffering can result in a greater awareness of what it means to be a human being.
The Real Police Brutality in Brazil
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You set the price! Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
The Brazilian protests revealed a poorly prepared and violent police, but this has been the reality of the slums for decades. After feeling abuse of power in their skin the higher classes know how it feels to be oppressed. But this hasn't changed the exclusion of the people of the favelas and the lack of reporting concerning these crimes in the mainstream press.
Knowing Guns: The Ins and Outs of Firearms and Firearm Politics for the Uninitiated
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 63,450. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
No matter where you stand in the debate on guns, getting good, unbiased information is often difficult. "Knowing Guns" is an attempt to correct this deficit. Written for everyone from those completely unfamiliar with firearms to the enthusiast/activist on either side of the debate, readers will refer to this book again and again. Fully footnoted with sources.
ChironTraining Volume 6: 2010
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,210. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
After seventeen years of dealing with violent criminals and a year as a contractor in Iraq, what's the next step? Time to do something really scary: Start a business. In 2010, Rory goes on the seminar circuit, writes and publishes and, as always, tries to write things out of his head. About teaching, about protection, about the emotional and psychological dimensions of conflict.
Bullies + Teen Dating = Bullying
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,530. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
You know You Want Your Teen & Pre-Teen Safe... Now Here’s How To Do It! This book is: Easy to read, easy to use. Confidence booster for both parents & teens. For parents of both girls & guys. A resource for parents of those who may become abused, those abused, & the abuser. WHAT OTHERS ARE SAYING... •“Wonderful resource for parents.” (Karen.Carcia, Ph.D., professor) •“An excellent...primer." a dad
The Killing of Adam: A Victim of Human Sacrifice
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,740. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Adam's life was cut short brutally at a very young age, the very tender age when children are supposed to enjoy their childhood and when he should have been properly cared for by people he looked to for support and love. He is one of the few the media uses to tell the story, his story, and the reason why we should say no to child ritual abuse.
Unsafe In Human Hands
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 37,780. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
"Unsafe in Human Hands" describes the problems of violence in present day America as compounded by our historic gun culture. The book helps illuminate some of the myths and biases that cloud our ability to see these problems clearly, hoping to improve the quality of our national debate. Most importantly, it provides some real solutions. Gun violence is really a story about people, not guns.
Mobbing Geht Alle An
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,930. Language: German. Published: February 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
Das Werk beschäftigt sich mit dem Thema Mobbing in Schulen. Der Autor hat in seiner Schulzeit selber Erfahrungen mit dem Thema gemacht und diese nun in einem eigenen Werk eindringlich geschildert und analysiert. Es ist ein Werk, das zum Nachdenken und zur Diskussion anregen soll.
How Many Lies Are Too Many?
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Series: Gaslight Survivor, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,580. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2013 by Scarlett Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Abuse / domestic partner abuse
Did he just lie to you again? Are you having an affair with a married man or woman? Do you suspect that your lover isn't being honest or faithful to you? Why do you put up with the lies? How many lies are too many before you should move on? Victoria Summit shares her experience with helping broken hearted men and women to help you spot the wolves in sheep's clothing.
FEMA U.S. Fire Administration Juvenile Firesetter Intervention Handbook - Firestarters, Arson Control and Prevention, Youth at Risk, Interviews and Surveys, Program Development and Implementation
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 47,650. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
This Juvenile Firesetter Intervention Handbook is designed to teach communities how to develop an effective juvenile firesetter intervention program. The six chapters of this Handbook can be viewed as the six building blocks essential to construct a successful program.
THE BUTCHER OF BRAINTREE: The Homicidal Soul of Amy Bishop
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Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 23,560. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2012 by KillingKillers.blogspot.com. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
The Butcher of Braintree: Totally insane, or just 'crazy like a fox'? An in-depth analysis of the life, times, and covered up crimes of mass murderer Amy Bishop. Another true crime special report by Eponymous Rox, author of THE CASE OF THE DROWNING MEN.
Tell No One
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 36,260. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Child abuse
When I look in the mirror now I don’t see the terrified child who was systematically abused, both mentally and physically. If you passed me in the street, you wouldn’t notice either. Every sick and twisted thing that happened in my childhood has made me into the woman I am today. I’m a survivor. My name is Sarah and this is my story…
Surviving an Active Shooter Incident
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
An 'active shooter' is a gunmen who isn't interested in robbing you. He wants to kill as many people as he can before he is killed, and expects to die. Law enforcement's advice is for you to 'hide and hope,' but that is in large part because they don't want you complicating their job. This guide is written with you in mind, not them, and urges you not to have a victim mentality.
The Young Guvnors
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,290. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012 by Empire Publications enquiries@empire-uk.com. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
The rise and fall of Manchester City's Young Guvnors mirrored the government's attempts to get to grips with the escalating violence at football matches throughout the 1980s. Here Rodney Rhoden, one of the youngest members of this feared group of supporters, recalls the police tactics that ended The Young Guvnors reign of terror.