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Posture and Gesture: An Introduction to the Study of Physical Behaviour
Price: $38.00 USD. Words: 53,810. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
Originally written in 1965 but now out of print, this book sets out Warren Lamb’s theory, developed from his studies and work with Rudolf Laban, on the link between human movement patterning and an individual’s preferred way of decision-making. It defines the components of movement, Shape, Effort and Flow, and gives an introduction to the notation used in movement analysis.
The 2015 State of Food Insecurity in the World
Price: Free! Words: 26,500. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
The 2015 State of Food Insecurity in the World report assesses global achievements in reaching Millennium Development Goal One (MDG1) and World Food Summit hunger targets. It identifies assessment indicators and factors that influence hunger reduction.
Volume 1 - Exploitation, Social Justice, and Paradise
Price: Free! Words: 14,820. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
After our 80,000 year flight from The Garden of Eden we are now descending into Paradise. So that your transition into Paradise is as painless as possible, please read these short essays before we land.
Lessons 25-36 for Instructor’s Guide to An Archaeology of the Fall and Related Scriptures
Series: A Course of Study: An Archaeology of the Fall. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,180. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology
An Archaeology of the Fall is groundbreaking. This is the third of three sets of lessons for a course on this work and related scriptures. The course is suitable for high school and college students. The instructor’s guide offers programmatic questions (and answers) that should stimulate conversation. The questions flow from the structure category-based nested form.
Lessons 13-24 for Instructor’s Guide to An Archaeology of the Fall and Related Scriptures
Series: A Course of Study: An Archaeology of the Fall. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,770. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology
An Archaeology of the Fall is groundbreaking. This is the second of three sets of lessons for a course on this work and related scriptures. The course is suitable for high school and college students. The instructor’s guide offers programmatic questions (and answers) that should stimulate conversation. The questions flow from the structure category-based nested form.
Lessons 1-12 for Instructor’s Guide to An Archaeology of the Fall and Related Scriptures
Series: A Course of Study: An Archaeology of the Fall. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,480. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology
An Archaeology of the Fall is groundbreaking. This is the first of three sets of lessons for a course on this work and related scriptures. The course is suitable for high school and college students. The instructor’s guide offers programmatic questions (and answers) that should stimulate conversation. The questions flow from the structure category-based nested form.
社会システム論の構図
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 5,180. Language: Japanese. Published: May 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
社会秩序は、いかにして、万人の万人に対する戦いである無秩序から人々を救い出し、社会秩序を可能にするのか。この問題は、社会学の永遠の課題である。本書は、ニーチェ、マルクス、フロイト、ラカン、レヴィ=ストロース、フーコー、バタイユ、ブルデュー、クーンなど、ヘーゲル以降の現代思想の流れを踏まえつつ、社会秩序の問題を、社会システム論の立場から考察する。
Mistere printre Noi
Price: $2.80 USD. Words: 8,010. Language: Romanian. Published: May 14, 2015 by EdDigitala. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Conspiracy theories, Essay » Sociology
Sa incerci sa intelegi ... inexplicabilul; sa-ti explici lucruri bizare; sa vezi ceea ce vrea sa ramina ascuns... Iata provocarea lansata in lucrarea de fata.
Where Did Meth Come From?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,950. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Reference
"If you could ask a meth cook ANYTHING, and you knew he would give you an honest answer, what would you ask?" This is the question asked to a group of everyday people with no history with, or knowledge of, what goes on inside the secret world of methamphetamine manufacturing, distribution, and rampant abuse in the United States.
On Globalization: How State Formation Shapes Gender Roles
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,660. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
This manuscript shows how gender plays an important part across the globe, specifically women’s role throughout the United States, Baule, and Tongan society. It displays women’s changing role, to that of men’s, overtime and across geographical locations to better show disparities. Historically women have attended to their families in different ways from that of men.
Comments on Religious Experience (1985) by Wayne Proudfoot
Series: Re-Articulations. Price: $3.59 USD. Words: 18,190. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion & Science, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology
In 1986, Proudfoot won a book award for “Religious Experience” from the American Academy of Religion. The Professor of Religion at Columbia University critically examined the 180 year old claims of Friedrich Schleiermacher. This work examines Proudfoot’s writing through association with category-based nested forms. This work will interest anyone interested in the religious experience.
Insanity Expressed - An Introduction
Price: Free! Words: 5,140. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Infrastructure, Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
A short book touching on various subjects including economics, poverty and food production with the aim to deliver an alternative viewpoint to existing systems and alternative future developments
Finding Faye: Intuitive Investigator Series, Book Two
Series: Intuitive Investigator Series. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,280. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2015 by Sweetbriar Creek Publishing Company. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sex trade
Kidnapped in Cancun! A true story of human trafficking in the sex trade.
L'enigma nord-coreano - Cosa accade oggi al 38° parallelo e quale futuro ha la dittatura di Kim Jong-un
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 54,910. Language: Italian. Published: May 6, 2015 by Fuoco Edizioni. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
La Repubblica Popolare Democratica di Corea, guidata dal misterioso Kim-Jong-un, erede dell'unica dinastia comunista della storia, rappresenta per antonomasia lo "Stato canaglia" per eccellenza, ma rappresenta veramente un pericolo per l'equilibrio internazionale?
The New Revelation: A Scientific Alternative to the “End of the Age”
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,860. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2015 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion & Science, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Since ancient times, man has used the trial and error method as the only available way of making decisions on all aspects of his life. According to scientific data, the trial and error method actually implies 99.99% mistakes. This means that, on average, only one out of 10,000 attempts made by man is successful.
Evliliğim Harika
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,350. Language: Turkish. Published: May 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
Aile ortamının mutlu ve neşeli olması, yaşamın her konusunu etkiler. “Evliliğim Harika” kitabım, yeni evlenen her çiftin veya yıllardır evli olan herkesin, yaşamlarının sonuna kadar (50 yıldan fazla olabilir) mutlu, neşeli, sağlıklı, keyifli bir aile ortamında yaşamaları, çocuk büyütüyorlarsa, mutlu bir ortamda çocuk büyütmeleri için yazılmıştır.
The Citizen Cannot Complain
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 19,510. Language: American English. Published: May 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » History » American
Why have Americans lost “the rights of all mankind”? Rights have responsibilities. Those who evade their responsibilities lose their rights. People who are otherwise responsible are cunningly deceived into waiving their rights. They become snared into waiving their God-given rights. Once the citizen waives his rights, he has no right to complain. You have been assimilated. Resistance is futile.
システム論研究序説
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 6,370. Language: Japanese. Published: May 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
システムは、全体部分関係から構造論的にではなく、複雑性/エントロピー概念から機能論的に解明しなければならない。本書は、第一章で、地平の論理構造を解明しつつ、不確定性(エントロピー)の哲学を提唱し、第二章で、ルーマンの社会システム論を超越論的目的論へと改作し、第三節では、システム論の視点から進化と歴史を論じ、ルーマンが放棄した規範論と目的論の再建を目指す。
Talking Back: Voices of Color
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 55,670. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015 by Red Letter Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic studies, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
A dynamic anthology featuring voices of youth, political prisoners, feminists, immigrants and history-makers. Introduction by poet Nellie Wong. "A rainbow of radical authors writing on many of the critical issues of today -- education, racism, healthcare, LGBT, immigration, the penal system, feminism... This book is a treasure."--James Wright, Black scholar, unionist, former civil rights organizer
The Unruly Spirit: A New Look at Human Behavior
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,610. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Christian studies, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit
"The Unruly Spirit" examines the the building blocks of all known life--from atoms to cells to organisms--and puts forth the idea that these structures are all imbued with the triune and God-like attributes of knowledge, power and presence. It then focuses on the human cognitive process, arguing that the spirit mediates between the mind and body, and plays a major role in shaping human behaviors.