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Computing without Compromise: Love Letters to Open Source
Price: Free! Words: 72,000. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Operating systems, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
Light reading about the joys of being a computer nerd in the age of open source technology from podcaster and technology educator "Klaatu", of Hacker Public Radio and GNU World Order.
Essays in Group-Cognitive Science
Price: Free! Words: 76,110. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Methodology
Essays in Group-Cognitive Science includes introductions to Computer-Supported Collaborative Learning (CSCL) research, methodology and findings. It documents the innovative approach of the Virtual Math Teams Project from 2002-2015. The project's influential methods of interaction analysis have not been described and motivated in such detail before.
Uma Década Queer: 50 Entrevistas em Português (2004-2014)
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 54,430. Language: Portuguese. Published: September 7, 2015 by INDEX ebooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies
Existem sexualidades, feminismos, ideologias, políticas, pessoas, opiniões, agendas. Porquê olhar a realidade LGBT como um monolito que pensa ou reivindica a mesma coisa a todo o tempo e a uma só voz? - Bruno Horta
Putování za vodníky
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 75,590. Language: Czech. Published: August 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
Seznamte se s hastrmanem, jak si ho kdysi Čechové představovali. A vydejte se i na pouť za hranice a projděte svět, neboť voda má své nadpřirozené obyvatele všude.
A Windral
Series: The Rabbit of Usk. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,690. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
Timotei and his grandfather have been released upon their own recognizance. Free from the disciplines and follies of the barracks and with no thought for their own better judgment our two Sphinx Sabeans choose to engage in a quest for JH. They are soon engaged in the pox of aimless wandering during which our hero gets a pair of free boots and he discovers his grandfather might have been a Saint.
Sistematik Ve Alfabetik Sınıflama Düzenlerinin Bilgiye, Belgeye Konusal Erişim Açısından Karşılaştırılması
Price: Free! Words: 77,410. Language: Turkish. Published: June 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social Work, Essay » Literature
“… Sınıflama sadece eserlerin raflarda konularına göre sistematik olarak düzenlenmesi şeklinde görülemez. Aksi takdirde sınıflama gibi önemli ve çok geniş bir kavramı fazlasıyla dar bir anlamda ele alıyor ve faydalarından cüzi miktarda yararlanıyor olmuş oluruz. Bu da gerçeği, olanı yansıtmaz. Sınıflamanın kısaca, benzer bilgi ve belgeleri bir araya getirme, gruplandırma faaliyeti..
Новое Откровение: научная альтернатива «кончине века»
Price: $2.79 USD. Words: 83,500. Language: Russian. Published: June 14, 2015 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion & Science, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
С древнейших времен человек использует Метод проб и ошибок как единственный имеющийся в его арсенале способ принятия решений по любым аспектам его жизни и деятельности. Согласно научным данным Метод проб и ошибок «есть на 99,99% ошибки». Это означает, что в среднем только одна из 10000 попыток человека является успешной.
Golden Pot of Proverbs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,060. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2015 by Accomplish Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions
This book is a collection of over 10,000 proverbs and wise sayings from all over the world and across different cultures. Proverbs and wise sayings are as old as mankind. They exist to give us advice and can sometimes also serve a humorous purpose. Proverbs have always served as part of our daily conversations and speeches. It is important that they be preserved through sharing and passing on.
Scientific Method of Elections.
Price: Free! Words: 123,550. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Social Science » Methodology
The sheer difficulty of genuine electoral reform is shown and explained. The defeat of democracy is also a defeat for science. Freedom and knowledge depend on each other. Therein is the remedy. I base voting method on a widely accepted logic of measurement, to be found in the sciences. This is supported by reflections on the philosophy of science.
Abortion Every 90 Seconds: The Whole Story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,840. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Abortion & Birth Control, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
The struggle of an unwanted pregnancy is daunting. Where is lasting relief found, in prolife options, or pro-choice “rights”? Has abortion on demand occurring every 90 seconds in America changed society’s views of women? ..the unborn? With the latest scientific data, true stories, and societal acumen, Dr. Troy Clark delivers the most comprehensive and powerful exposé on abortion in modern times.
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.
Données sur la composition des aliments
Price: Free! Words: 99,550. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
La publication Données sur la composition des aliments propose un ensemble de directives visant à aider les spécialistes et les organisations engagés dans l’analyse des aliments, dans la compilation, la diffusion et l’utilisation des données.
Datos de composición de alimentos
Price: Free! Words: 104,020. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
Este libro proporciona una guía inestimable para los profesionales de la investigación sobre salud y agricultura, la formulación de políticas, la reglamentación y la inocuidad de los alimentos, la obtención de nuevos productos alimenticios, la epidemiología y otros muchos sectores de actividad para los que los datos de composición de alimentos constituyen un recurso fundamental.
La situation mondiale de l’alimentation et de l’agriculture 2013
Price: Free! Words: 53,660. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
Le raisonnement développé dans la publication La situation mondiale de l’alimentation et de l’agriculture 2013: mettre les systèmes alimentaires au service d’une meilleure nutrition est le suivant: pour améliorer la nutrition et réduire ces coûts, il faut prendre comme point de départ l’alimentation et l’agriculture.
El estado mundial de la agricultura y la alimentación 2013
Price: Free! Words: 52,950. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
En el informe sobre El estado mundial de la agricultura y la alimentación 2013: Sistemas alimentarios para una mejor nutrición se sostiene que para mejorar la nutrición y reducir estos costos debe comenzarse por la alimentación y la agricultura.
Food Composition Data - Production, Management and Use
Price: Free! Words: 90,090. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
Studies of the relationship between diet and health have led to increased interest in the range of biologically active constituents present in foods that accompany the nutrients, and data for these constituents are often required, as are data for additives and contaminants. A well-designed data system can accommodate non-nutrient data.
Fats and Fatty Acids in Human Nutrition
Price: Free! Words: 68,330. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the World Health Organization (WHO), in their roles as technical agencies of the United Nations (UN), are charged with providing science-based guidance on food and nutrition to national governments and the international community.
Edible insects
Price: Free! Words: 90,600. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Categories: 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.
Milk and dairy products in human nutrition
Price: Free! Words: 146,190. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Food Science, Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
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.