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The New World Crisis: Origins of the Second Cold War and World War III: Second Edition
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Price: Free! Words: 10,640. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
This is the second edition of The New World Crisis, a short history of the Second Cold War and, perhaps, the origins of the Third World War. Unlike traditional histories, it is intended to be a living document which I will regularly update to account for new developments and interpretations.
The State of Food Insecurity in the World 2014
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Price: Free! Words: 26,990. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
The State of Food Insecurity in the World 2014 presents updated estimates of undernourishment and progress towards the Millennium Development Goal (MDG) and World Food Summit (WFS) hunger targets.
World Livestock 2013 - Changing disease landscapes
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Price: Free! Words: 28,470. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief
Changing disease landscapes offers a comprehensive approach for the promotion of global health and gives greater emphasis on agro-ecological resilience, protection of biodiversity and efficient use of natural resources to ensure safer food supply chains.
Edible insects
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Price: Free! Words: 90,600. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
This publication grew from a small effort in 2003 in the FAO Forestry Department to document the role of insects in traditional livelihood practices in Central Africa and to assess the impact of harvesting insects in their natural habitats on the sustainability of forests.
The State of Food and Agriculture 2013
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Price: Free! Words: 48,730. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
The State of Food and Agriculture 2013: Food systems for better nutrition argues that improving nutrition and reducing these costs must begin with food and agriculture.
Genebank Standards for Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture
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Price: Free! Words: 48,140. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
The Genebank Standards for Plant Genetic Resources for FAO lay down the procedures for conserving plant genetic resources.These voluntary Standards set the benchmark for current scientific and technical best practices, and support the key international policy instruments for the conservation and use of plant genetic resources.
Save and grow: Cassava
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Price: Free! Words: 39,950. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
How FAO's Save and Grow model of agriculture can help make intensive cassava farming more productive, profitable and sustainable.
Milk and dairy products in human nutrition
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Price: Free! Words: 146,190. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Food Science
This publication is unique in drawing together information on nutrition, and dairy-industry development, providing a rich source of useful material on the role of dairy products in human nutrition and the way that investment in dairy-industry development has changed.
Women in the Making: Feminism Versus the Maker Culture
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Price: Free! Words: 6,690. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Feminism & Feminist Theory
A brief talk regarding the Maker Movement and its particularities, and how women can actively participate in this scenario. Several case studies are located in Canada, providing a quick overview of some aspects of the Canadian Maker Community in regards to the feminist movement and hacker spaces.
The Gospel of Inclusion
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Price: Free! Words: 3,710. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
Exploring Our Divine Family Tree - Who is included in God’s plan? Is it only the people like me? Is it only the people like you? What if we really are part of one divine family? What would that mean? How would we have to change? WARNING! Reading this book may lead you to (1) consider the possibility that we’re all God’s children and (2) do something about that. Proceed at your own risk!
The New World Crisis: Origins of the Second Cold War and World War III
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Price: Free! Words: 3,910. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
We live in a time of crisis. In 2014, the dynamic of international affairs and tempo of events suddenly changed.But what is its nature ? Is it a second Cold War ? Or has World War III already begun and we are simply living through a ‘phony war’ ? This is an overview of the history of the new world crisis.
Love is Work: Hashtags About Love, Life and Everything in Between
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You set the price! Words: 33,730. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dating
This book, much like the one before it, is not only a collection of thoughts and musings that have been inspired by my own experiences and observations, but an exploration into the many debates and conversations I've had with others as we try to make sense
How To Date Like True Gentleman On Your First Date
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,570. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2015 by Kommrce Books. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
The first date is the introduction period. The first date is usually the discovery period. Aside from that, you should also open up about yourself, so that your date would also know more about you. On your first date, you should know whether you want a short term or a long term relationship.
Male Car Owners’ Perception and Buying Behaviour
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,150. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: March 8, 2015 and represented by Shashikant Nishant Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Research
he book focuses on the study that aimed at finding out the change in buying behavior of customers towards purchase of cars and their perception towards petrol and diesel cars. This book would be handy to researchers, undergraduate and postgraduate students belonging to management studies, commerce, economics and, sociology disciplines to understand the buying behavior through a real world case stu
America Free Enterprise The True Racist
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Price: Free! Words: 3,730. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Black studies (global)
This book provides a serious critique of capitalism, especially the form practiced by the United States. The suggestion of the author is that America's Free Enterprise is at the root of the country's race problem...
Feminist Bloggers: The 2014 Collection
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Price: Free! Words: 18,590. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Feminism & Feminist Theory
This collection of 20 feminist essays by 8 authors, covers a broad range of topics from feminism as a political label, to rape culture, to various perspectives on education. This volume also includes several pieces about how marketing addresses women and how mass media represent them. Every essay was originally published as part of a blog series hoping to generate a discussion.
Indigenous Peoples and Tropical Biodiversity: Analytical Considerations for Conservation and Development
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Price: Free! Words: 23,170. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2015 by Amakella Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
Achieving environmental conservation and socioeconomic development is a challenging endeavor, particularly when we do not have the necessary tools to develop a clear understanding of the dynamic relationship between indigenous communities and biodiversity in tropical forests. This book provides elements that are crucial to understanding the changing nature of indigenous environmental behavior.
Egalité des Sexes et Autonomisation des Femmes
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Price: Free! Words: 2,500. Language: French. Published: February 15, 2015. Category: Essay » Sociology
Le présent article est l’occasion pour nous, d’une part, de faire un état de lieux de l’égalité des sexes dans l’espace Francophone, afin d’apprécier son niveau d’évaluation, et d’autres part, de dégager quelques perspectives pour amener cette question de parité entre l’homme la femme à être véritablement effective dans les pays Francophones.
The Path to Total Equality: A Social Revolution
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,080. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2015. Category: Essay » Sociology
Sexism is alive and well. Women still make less money than men, remain objectified, and still lack control over their bodies. There are calls for equality, but what would that mean? What would need to happen in America for total sexual equality to be realized? This essay is a blueprint for the specific changes required to realize complete sexual equality.
How to Choose Political Leaders
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Price: Free! Words: 2,670. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Is God interested in Politics? The answer is a resounding Yes. Is He interested in the kind of persons we should choose as our leaders? Another resounding Yes. But how do we know what His will is? Is there a guideline from His word, the scriptures? In this book, renowned Life Coach, Dr David Ogbueli, President of the Golden Heart Foundation, shows us they keys according to God's guidelines. Shalom