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Sociology of the Family
Price: Free! Words: 109,570. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Reference
College textbook for sociology of the family.
Le cronache militari del Regno di Napoli e l'evoluzione tecnico-tattica della guerra verso il declino dell'egemonia spagnola (1668-1707)
Price: Free! Words: 270,320. Language: Italian. Published: August 12, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Global society studies
Una "full immersion" in una dimenticata dimensione storica. Libro del tipo 'work in progress', quindi con 'editing' frequente; si consiglia pertanto di ripeterne ogni tanto il gratuito 'download'.
A Brief History of Human Behaviour and How to Become an Enlightened Global Citizen
Price: Free! Words: 119,280. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » Social Science » Reference
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
A Plague of People
Price: Free! Words: 115,730. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Future Studies
(3.67 from 3 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.
WHAT IS TRUTH? POWERS THAT WERE, POWERS THAT ARE The shifting history and impact of communications, movements and the media
Price: Free! Words: 547,800. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Abortion & Birth Control, Essay » Sociology
The shifting history and impact of communications, movements and the media
Life Reality
Price: Free! Words: 178,790. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Law » Government / General
This is part 7 of a 10 books suite. In this one I will create the basic principles that can form a new reality on earth following the conclusions I gained from my previous writings. I will do that with my usual, casual, kick-butt style, since that’s the best all round way. Still, be wary that this is revolutionary stuff not meant for everybody.
Adversarialism and Consensus? The Professions’ Construction of Solicitor and Family Mediator Identity and Role
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 103,860. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2010 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Divorce
Penetrating study of divergent messages that the Law Society (England & Wales) vs. UK College of Family Mediators transmit to their members about the professional approach to adopt in divorce and custody disputes. Webley uses grounded theory methods to analyse training, accreditation, best practice statements, & codes of conduct contrasting the two professions--and their divergent self-identities.
Two Timeless Theories
Price: Free! Words: 116,370. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Personal Growth, Nonfiction » Social Science » Poverty & Homelessness
The theory written in Two timeless theories explains human equality from an instinct point of view. The human mind has been pierced and a mental behavior model of humans has been created. This book makes fully clear all humans are equals and there should be no poverty in the world. Poverty comes from hierarchical systems and hierarchy is an instinct within animals that humans have inherited.
Grandpa Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,280. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Social Science » Storytelling
It all started one day, when BJ and Darrian giggled at me and made fun of how I started so many things that I said to them with the phrase, " When I was a boy .. ". But Grandpa Stories is not about being their grandpa so much as a collection of stories of how I was lucky enough to grow up to be their Grandpa. I have always loved great story telling and I hope you do as well
Interviews with the Masters: A Companion to Robert Greene's Mastery
Price: Free! Words: 260,210. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013 by Story Ark Creative. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
A companion to the #1 New York Times Bestseller Mastery More than 20,000 hours of research and thought went into Robert Greene's stunning book, Mastery. In a departure from his previous works, Robert Greene interviewed nine contemporary masters. Those interviews are now available to readers for the first time.
The Sacred Matrix: From the Matrix of Violence to the Matrix of Life, The Foundation for a New Civilization
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 152,350. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014 by Verlag Meiga GbR. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Anthropology
We all have a longing for a better world. Some of us even dare to think that such a world is actually possible, and that a world of peace, love, cooperation and abundance for all is necessary to our survival. "The Sacred Matrix" by Dieter Duhm is a manual on how to build such a new culture so that this profound yearning of humanity can be satisfied.
Justice Without Trial: Law Enforcement in Democratic Society
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 139,210. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2011 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology, Nonfiction » Law » Constitutional law
New Fourth Edition of the acclaimed and foundational study of police culture and practice, political accountability, application of and obedience to the rule of law in stops and arrests, and the dilemma of law versus order in free societies--by a renowned sociologist using innovative and influential observation research techniques. With new Preface by the author and new Foreword by Candace McCoy.
Theory of Collective Behavior
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 204,230. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2011 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
A modern edition of a sociological and social psychology classic, adding a reflective new Preface by the author--plus an extensive, analytical 2011 Foreword by MIT's Gary Marx. Marx notes, "The book is elegant, original, carefully crafted and forcefully argued. In its totality, it is a fine example of an effort to define a field, identify major types and systematically connect central variables."
Crime Does Pay -- A True Crime Epic (3 Books In 1)
Price: $7.89 USD. Words: 415,490. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Crime Does Pay is an unvarnished record of how to avoid the pitfalls of becoming a victim by your crime-ridden employer, corrupt judges, a de facto state and last but not least, your assigned assassins! This shocking true crime and murderous story is a riveting account that exposes . . . All The Dirt! Its the first true crime thriller of its kind, read and live another day!
21st Century Military Sexual Assault and Trauma (MST) Sourcebook - VA Medical Course, Defense Department Reports - Rape, Violence, Harassment, Victim Care, Prevention, PTSD, Compensation
Price: $13.99 USD. Words: 199,920. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » True crime, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Sexual health
This ebook provides reproductions of four important VA and DoD references on military sexual trauma and assault: Study Course on MST; Task Force Report on Care for Victims; Defense Department Reports on Sexual Assault, Harassment, and Violence Prevention and Response including Military Service Academies; and Annual Report December 2009. Full coverage of MST problem from prevention to prosecution.
Military Brats
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 217,110. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology
A startling, groundbreaking exploration, Military Brats is the first book to analyze what it means to grow up in the military. Based on five years of research, this book probes the consequences—both positive and negative—of being raised in a family characterized by rigid discipline, nomadic rootlessness, dedication to military mission, and the threat of war and personal loss.
Next Wave: America's New Generation of Great Literary Journalists
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 152,020. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2012 by The Sager Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
NEXT WAVE collects work by today’s finest young literary journalists– 19 creative reporters whose work combines exhaustive research with artful writing. Naysayers predicted the decline of long-form journalism. NEXT WAVE is proof to the contrary. Writers include: Wright Thompson, Vanessa Grigoriadis, Chris Jones, Ariel Levy, Dan P. Lee, Thomas Lake, Brian Mockenhaupt, Max Potter, Luke Dittrich.
Expatriate Insights - Dissertations on International Living and Deep Comparative Culture Analyses
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 144,020. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
Dissertations on Expatriate Living and Comparative Culture Analyses by Ladislav, an Expatriate Expert and Chief Advisor of HappierAbroad.com, considered "The Socrates of Expatriate Living".
El Veredicto de la Historia
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 104,670. Language: Spanish. Published: November 4, 2013 by Ediciones Marxismo Vivo. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » History » Russian
Han transcurrido ya veinte años desde el fin de la Unión Soviética y algunos más desde que el capitalismo fue restaurado en el “bloque socialista”. La burguesía anunció la “muerte del socialismo”, la “superioridad del capitalismo”, y declaró obsoletos el marxismo y las ideas revolucionarias. El autor intenta analizar la restauración en Rusia China y Cuba desde una perspectiva marxista.
Private Eyes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,900. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
This book is based on interviews with eight top investigators with different specialties, describing how they became private eyes and solve their cases. It’s a behind the scenes look at investigating murder and mayhem, using high-tech listening or spying devices, tailing someone, going undercover, conducting interrogations, using public records, and working with police and government agencies.