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The State of Food Insecurity in the World 2014
Price: Free! Words: 26,990. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Categories: 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.
Santa madre Russia - Putin e la presenza di Mosca sullo scacchiere internazionale
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,150. Language: Italian. Published: April 14, 2015 by Fuoco Edizioni. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Saggio sull'affermarsi della Federazione russa sullo scenario internazionale e le sue strategie per controbilanciare gli sforzi di Stati Uniti e NATO per tenerla sotto scacco.
World Livestock 2013 - Changing disease landscapes
Price: Free! Words: 28,470. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015. Categories: 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.
What If Black Men Start Killing Cops?: A Funeral in the Community and A Funeral at City Hall
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,090. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
This book is about the disturbance of white police officers fearing black males instead of reaching out to them and bringing peace and non-violent understanding into communities.
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.
The State of Food and Agriculture 2013
Price: Free! Words: 48,730. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Categories: 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
Price: Free! Words: 48,140. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Categories: 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
Price: Free! Words: 39,950. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Categories: 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.
Harvard Law Review: Volume 128, Number 6 - April 2015
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 160,940. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2015 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence, Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
Harvard Law Review, Apr. 2015, includes the annual Developments in the Law survey of a particular area of legal concern; the topic is Policing. Other contents: "Consent Procedures and American Federalism," Bridget Fahey; "Anticipatory Remedies for Takings," Thomas Merrill; "How a 'Lawless' China Made Modern America," Carol G.S. Tan; plus several Recent Cases commentaries, and Recent Publications.
The Alien: a Letter to Future Self
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,670. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Dreams, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Dreams
The heartbreaks, aspirations, grief, hopes and dreams of an earthbound (illegal) alien.
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 » 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.
Has Anyone Explained Love to You?: Be Loved, Find Love and Give Love
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,280. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships
Love is important in our life, because it comes in all forms and transcends all prejudices. Love can be holding hands, a kiss or observance of nature. More relationships and marriages would last and succeed if they focus on what transformed their heart to love and how love changed them towards love explanation.
Women in the Making: Feminism Versus the Maker Culture
Price: Free! Words: 6,690. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Feminism & Feminist Theory, 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.
Hope In Small Doses
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,600. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
This funny, feisty, erudite and inspirational book offers a version of hope for our times, one that thrives not on certainty but on possibility.
The Gospel of Inclusion
Price: Free! Words: 3,710. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration, 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!
كلمات أعظم من الحب
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,600. Language: Arabic. Published: March 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Marriage & Family, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Marriage & Family
الحب، تغيير بسبب الأوقات؟ الحب جميل، ولكن كم منا في التعبير عن الحب، وقد شهدت الحب تغيير الأشخاص الذين يحصلون عليه. استكشاف الأجزاء الأساسية من الحب على أساس يومي للناس أن عقد قلوبنا والاهتمام هو المعني الحقيقي لهذا الكتاب. لا أحد من أي وقت مضى أن تكون تعبت من صنع الحب. ومع ذلك، يمكن، وسوف ينمو تعبت من ممارسة الجنس مع شركاء هم يعرفون ليس في خططهم المستقبلية. الحب في أنقى شكل من الأشكال، يمكن أن ي
World War III - What's Coming Next?
Series: Illuminati and Conspiracy. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,530. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
*** Special Offer - Buy 1, Get 2 *** World War III is coming, it's a fact. It's no longer a question whether there would be a World War 3 or not. It's more of a concern when and why! What you hear in the news about Ukraine is just the tip of the iceberg. There's something BIGGER going on behind the scenes, where Ukraine is just the "invisible step" toward a new World Crisis and World War!
Illegal Jesus - Young Immigrant Hispanic Males in Strata Fractured America - An Invitation to Americans from Within
Price: $3.19 USD. Words: 4,190. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Essay » Sociology
Illegal Jesus reveals the struggle of Hispanic extended families and newly confronted dilemmas for effective interpersonal dynamics. Also, inter-familial role expectations of young men are discussed in the context of modern and post-modern sociological approaches. A Family Systems Approach is encouraged as a means of seeking solutions to America's, often counterproductive, social services system.
The Swan Song
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 840. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
The current economic reality has brought out many inadequacies prevalent in governments and businesses around the world. Will this current economic reality take a toll on societies despite the brouhaha promoted by governments and businesses about their strong fundamentals? This e-book attempts to shed some light on the subject.
Doctoral Research Into Higher Education: Making Theory Work
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 9,330. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Research
This short book for doctoral students gives advice on the use of theory in their work. It warns them of common dangers and, using examples of completed doctorates, shows how others have used theory and comments on their work. It is invaluable for anyone who wants to improve how they choose and deploy theory in their thesis.