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Introduction to Sociology
By Paul Cheney
Price: Free! Words: 82,100. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Introduction to college sociology textbook.
Le origini preistoriche dell'onomastica italiana.
By Guglielmo Peirce
Price: Free! Words: 61,190. Language: Italian. Published: August 12, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology
L'opera offre soluzioni di vecchie perplessità filologiche in relazione ai seguenti argomenti: - Origine dei cognomi italiani e loro tipologia etimologica. - Antroponimi e cognomi d'origine germanica e loro significato etimologico. - Toponimi italiani d'origine longobarda e loro etimologia. 'Editing' molto frequente; si consiglia pertanto di ripeterne ogni tanto il gratuito 'downloading'.
Sociology of the Family
By Paul Cheney
Price: Free! Words: 109,570. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
College textbook for sociology of the family.
我们最幸福(Nothing To Envy)
By Zhe Yi
Price: Free! Words: 1,940. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: August 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
本书荣获“2010年英国年度图书奖”、入选“2011年美国国家书卷奖非文学决选作品”。 芭芭拉·德米克用一种引人注目,而又让人难忘的方式为人们展示出“这个封闭的国家其实就是乔治.奥威尔作品《1984》的现实版”; “《我们最幸福》是一部描写朝鲜生活最好的作品。”──英国图书奖评委
This “Wacky” Police Force Doesn’t Want You if You Live at Home?
By Terry Mallenby
Price: Free! Words: 85,820. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
As the title states, what kind of “wacky” police force would rule a young clean-cut kid out because he lived at home? Apparently this one?
Le cronache militari del Regno di Napoli e l'evoluzione tecnico-tattica della guerra verso il declino dell'egemonia spagnola (1668-1707).
By Guglielmo Peirce
Price: Free! Words: 260,290. Language: Italian. Published: August 12, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Global society studies
Una "full immersion" in una dimenticata dimensione storica. 'Editing' molto frequente; si consiglia pertanto ai lettori di ripeterne periodicamente il gratuito 'downloading'.
Virtual sociability: From Community to Communitas
By Sorin Adam Matei
Price: Free! Words: 36,660. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
(3.00 from 1 review)
How do virtual communities come together? What makes them strong? What social theories can be used for explaining them? What rules and policies can be used to make virtual communities last? The book is the product of the Online Interaction Seminar, Purdue University. It includes 2d codes, which facilitate connecting the print version of the book to online resources.
Blessed are the Introverts
By Mark Stucky
Price: Free! Words: 1,140. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Introverts and extroverts often just don't comprehend each other. Assuming everyone functions with the same psychological engine, however, causes misunderstandings. Diesel engines don't run on gasoline, and introverts operate differently than extroverts. This humorous article examines some of the differences between the two personality types.
A Brief History of Human Behaviour and How to Become an Enlightened Global Citizen
By John Preece
Price: Free! Words: 119,280. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
this book studiously avoids the plethora of conjectural theories and poorly substantiated opinionation on which so much psychological and sociological research depends and thrives. instead, it reverts to the bedrock evidence of human history, and prehistory as mirrored in primatology, to construct a succinct and very user friendly text which teenagers, parents and globalists can readily understand
Some Have Babies; Others, Regrets!
By Philip P Eapen
Price: Free! Words: 19,330. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Abortion & Birth Control
This book examines the relevance of the creation mandate for human beings to multiply and fill the earth in today's world. It evaluates popular notions about the world being over-populated in the light of available scientific evidence.
Culture and Class
By John Holden
Price: Free! Words: 13,920. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Class is the strongest determinant of participation in culture and in turn, culture is a crucial marker of social difference. So does culture increase social mobility or reinforce class division? Answering this question could hold the key to understanding the widening income gap between different social groups worldwide. Yet the debate about culture and class is far from centre-stage...
Why I Hate Romance
By Dai Alanye
Price: Free! Words: 8,410. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Storytelling
(4.00 from 1 review)
New content as of November 2012. Essays by a third-rate novelist. Looking into literature, politics, transportation, polling, a certain beauty contest, racial concord and anything else that strikes his fancy.
Becoming Human: How Evolution Made Us
By Greg Downey
Price: Free! Words: 60,740. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution
Becoming Human: How Evolution Made Us is an Irreverent, fast-moving introduction to basic evolutionary theories and human origins. The focus is not just on our prehistory. Becoming Human highlights how evolution affects the way we are today, and helps us to anticipate what might happen to us in the future. Easy-to-read but challenging, this book is an ideal introduction to our species' origin.
美国参议院外交委员会西藏访问报告(2011)SFRC: A Trip Report About Tibet
By Zhe Yi
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 280. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: March 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
本报告是美国参议院外交委员会成员在2010年9月7日到19日期间访问西藏的见闻,也是2008年西藏骚乱之后的第一次。本次访问的路线由参议院外交委员会职员设计,沿途了解各行各业藏人的生活,同时覆盖农村和城市。报告配有20多幅图片,并给出了对美国西藏政策的建议。
The Birth of an Advanced Civilization
By Paris Tosen
Price: Free! Words: 1,930. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology
Autism is not a handicap. The autistic child is forced to live in a highly polluted world. What the autistic reveals is the impressive array of advanced technology that generates life. Talessian El-Wikosian talks point blank on the android characteristics of autism and discusses a provocative view on biological life forms.
A Plague of People
By John Robinson
Price: Free! Words: 115,730. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Future Studies
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
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.
Death of N-Words
By James Lewis
Price: Free! Words: 1,320. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic studies
(5.00 from 1 review)
Many people make excuses for using various forms of the N-word. No matter the version, the N-word is still one of the most racially charged, controversial words in this country. Depending on how it's used, one can expect a punch or a hug. Although the word has become trendy, an unwritten rule states only certain groups can say it--which only fuels the confusion associated with using the word.
Manual de Jornalismo Impresso
By João Simão
Price: Free! Words: 11,890. Language: Portuguese. Published: December 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
Este Manual de Jornalismo Impresso tem apenas a função de compilar algumas dicas e sugestões para facilitar o começo da escrita e actividade jornalística.
Sex, Family and Fertility in Haiti, Volume 1
By Timothy T Schwartz
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
Abortion is Not Logical
By E. Reltso
Price: Free! Words: 14,850. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Abortion & Birth Control
Arguments in favor of abortion are humorously exposed as illogical, by way of compelling (but rather bizarre) examples, logical reasoning and historical/legal research.