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Under The Influence What We Don't Know Does Hurt Us
Price: Free! Words: 4,510. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental health, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
The Connecting the Dots ... with The Respect Principle Manifesto, Under The Influence What We Don't Know Does Hurt Us, introduces the logic, practicality, and compassion as a primer to those responsible for helping the many people broken by a global culture based on the Disrespect Philosophy to encourage them to introduce the concept in the version written specifically for global literacy.
Japanese Yokai, Urban Legends and More
Price: Free! Words: 2,670. Language: Canadian English. Published: April 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
A collection of articles about Japanese legends and ghost stories.
European Volunteer Service (EVS) Turkey Volunteer Adventures Abroad Part II
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,720. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Social Science » Storytelling
A diary of a volunteer in another country on (EVS) European Volunteering Service project in art's. Included in it are toughts, events, ecounters and outlook upon the different culture of citizens living in Antalya, Turkey. As added bonus there are photos for better insight.
The Lived Experiences: Commuter, Teacher, Vendor
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,140. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic studies, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
This is a qualitative, auto-ethnographic research in three (3) distinct roles: commuter, teacher and vendor
Encyklopedyczna zmiana metafizyki społeczeństwa
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,400. Language: Polish. Published: April 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Każdy z nas "wyznaje" jakąs metafizykę - a ta metafizyka się zmienia. Staram się to wykazać przez porównanie haseł encyklopedycznych z dwu encyklopedii, które dzieli siedemdziesiąt lat - i między którymi nastąpiła fundamentalna zmiana struktury hasła. Opisując tą zmianę, sięgam do teorii Kanta, i definicji prawdy. Okazuje się, że ta zmiana uniemożliwia także stworzenie obiektywnej moralności.
What is universal weapon
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,940. Language: Russian. Published: March 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Research, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
Perfect organization and a new monastery (Heaven on Earth) is the universal weapon.
Between the World and Me | Summary
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,110. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations, Nonfiction » History » North America
It is clear that many of the things the author talks about in this book are things that most black people would be afraid to talk about in America. However, these are issues that all Americans must have an understanding of.
Devil in the Grove: Thurgood Marshall, the Groveland Boys, and the Dawn of a New America | Summary
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,640. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations, Nonfiction » Law » Civil rights
Thurgood Marshall rides the train in the Jim Crow car (the one directly behind the engine) to the American south to defend yet another black citizen in court. Marshall, who was the grandson of a mixed-race slave, is an integral part of the growing civil rights movement in America.
Why Nations Fail: The Origins of Power, Prosperity, and Poverty | Summary
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,010. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Acemoglu's theory and explanation of the differences in global prosperity are as enlightening as they are entertaining. He manages to make the puzzling concept dead simple to understand because the book, rather than a lengthy lecture explaining the theory, is a series of examples supporting it.
How to Get Almost Instant Obedience from Your Woman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,290. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2016 by MakeRight Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships  » Men's sexuality, Nonfiction » Social Science » Men's Studies
If you're interested in having a wife or girlfriend who is submissive and obedient (no matter how stubborn or disobedient she is now), this book shows you exactly how! But first, a warning: The book is short and to the point. We don't waste your time with lots of filler pages of fluff. And it's NOT a syrupy sweet guide about buying women flowers, cooking them dinner or putting them on pedestals
How to Manipulate People: Manipulation Psychology and how to Influence People
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,590. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2016 by PCI Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Interpersonal relations, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
This day and age we are continually manipulated by media, our employers, politicians and, of course sales men. Most people believe that it is part of the game called life and we always have to be on guard. This book will teach you basic people manipulation techniques so that you will understand how to protect yourself from being manipulated and be able to use these strategies to get what you want.
Triadi - La minaccia occulta della criminalità cinese nel Mondo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,340. Language: Italian. Published: March 22, 2016 by Fuoco Edizioni. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
In questo libro vengono descritte le triadi cinesi attive in tutti i settori criminali e con ramificazioni in tutto il Mondo, compresa l'Italia.
Ley Sharía para No-Musulmanes
Price: $2.90 USD. Words: 20,850. Language: Spanish. Published: March 19, 2016 by CSPI International. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Islamic studies, Nonfiction » Law » Islamic law
El Islam es un sistema político con su propio cuerpo de leyes denominada Sharía. La ley Sharía está basada en principios totalmente diferentes a nuestras leyes. Gran parte de estas leyes se refiere al no-musulmán. ¿Qué significa la ley Sharía para los ciudadanos de este Estado? ¿Cómo nos afecta?
Paul's Epistle to Philemon, A Commentary by Max Klein
Price: Free! Words: 8,910. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2016 and represented by Tim McLachlan. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / New Testament, Nonfiction » Social Science » Slavery
This commentary is the culmination of decades of doctrinal studies by the author and his mentor. The author draws from this great trove of Biblical understanding to explain many wonderful things regarding God's plan for the believer in a writing style that allows the reader to easily grasp the meaning of Paul's epistle and make the applications with which to advance in his or her spiritual walk.
Forty years of community-based forestry: A review of its extent and effectiveness
Price: Free! Words: 49,780. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Forestry, Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
This publication is FAO’s first comprehensive look at the impact of community-based forestry since previous reviews in 1991 and 2001. It considers both collaborative regimes (forestry practised on land with formal communal tenure requiring collective action) and smallholder forestry (on land that is generally privately owned).
Développer des chaînes de valeur alimentaires durables - Principes directeurs
Price: Free! Words: 29,590. Language: French. Published: March 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / sustainable development, Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
Destinée aux décideurs politiques, aux concepteurs de projets et aux acteurs de terrain, la présente publication jette les bases théoriques d’une nouvelle série de manuels de la FAO consacrée au développement de chaînes de valeur alimentaires durables.
Desarrollo de cadenas de valor alimentarias sostenibles
Price: Free! Words: 29,590. Language: Spanish. Published: March 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / sustainable development
Esta publicación, destinada a responsables de la formulación de políticas, encargados de diseñar proyectos y profesionales sobre el terreno, proporciona las bases conceptuales de un nuevo conjunto de manuales de la FAO sobre el desarrollo de cadenas de valor alimentarias sostenibles.
Enhancing the potential of family farming for poverty reduction and food security through gender-sensitive rural advisory services
Price: Free! Words: 22,530. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Rural
Rural advisory services (RAS) can play an important role in addressing gender inequalities. This paper is based on an examination of a broad selection of existing literature on gender-sensitive RAS. It looks at gender-differentiated barriers in access to RAS and challenges of effectively targeting women family farmers when delivering these services.
Fishing operations. 3. Best practices to improve safety at sea in the fisheries sector
Price: Free! Words: 57,820. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Marine Biology
These guidelines have been produced to support implementation of the Code of Conduct for Responsible Fisheries with regard to safety at sea in the fisheries sector. Their purpose is to enable relevant authorities to develop and implement strategies aimed at improved safety, health and conditions of service at sea in capture fisheries and aquaculture operations.
Mapping the vulnerability of mountain peoples to food insecurity
Price: Free! Words: 15,360. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food, Nonfiction » Social Science » Demography
This publication gives voice to the plight of mountain people and sends a message to policy-makers on the importance of including mountain development in their agendas as well as specific measures and investments that could break the cycle of poverty and hunger of mountain communities and slow outmigration from mountain areas.