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Politics for the Disinterested
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,220. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015 by aLife Beyond Books. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
In this book, you will learn the basics of the political realm here in the United States, and will learn what some words mean that you might have heard thrown around on TV.
A Derailment
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Series: The Rabbit of Usk, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,280. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Tells of our hero's attempt to grasp the nature of seasons, English Speaking People, the London Underground and the domination of Saxons by their Norman overlords.
Everyone's An Asshole Except Kids and Seniors: A Book of Normal Thinking
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,110. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
The feel-good quotes flooding our social media walls often confuse rather than inspire, keep us dissatisfied in our relationships and jobs, and make us feel like we’re never good enough. Thankfully, this book is full of logical and factual thoughts that explain how, despite the world continuing to get worse, the problems you may be having in it have little to do with you.
भारत का सांस्कृतिक विकास: जरूरत आत्म-अन्वेषण की
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Price: Free! Words: 18,980. Language: Hindi. Published: January 16, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Global society studies
एक बेहद मासूम सी गुफतगूं की आरजू, शब्दों की सतरंगी पोशाक पहनने की जिद ठाने बैठी थी। मैंने उसे डराया भी कि शब्दों से संवाद की बदगुमानी अच्छी नहीं। पर जिद के आगे झुकना पड़ा। आपसे गुजारिश और यह उम्मीद भी कि आपकी स्वीकृति उसी प्रेम व करुणा के भावों में मिलेगी, जिस भाव में अभिव्यक्ति की अल्हड़ सी कोशिश है। लफ्जों की इस नौरंगी-नार की पजीराई कीजिए। इस संवाद से दिलरुबाई कीजिए।
Myths to Live By
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 106,810. Language: American English. Published: January 14, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Psychology of Religion
Joseph Campbell famously compared mythology to a kangaroo pouch for the human mind and spirit: "a womb with a view." In Myths to Live By, he examines all of the ways in which myth supports and guides us, giving our lives meaning.
Derailed But Not Defeated, Femspec v. 8
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Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 4,450. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015 by Femspec Journal. Category: Essay » Political
My worst fears seemed to be realized when, on my first day, my department chair, a Harvard man nearing retirement, greeted me by saying, “I really hate to see you here. Society wastes its investment when it educates women.” Now a dream more than twenty years after I left that position made me realized that I still needed to clear out some of the psychic stuff I’d left behind and move on.
What to Do When You Are Stuck at Toxic U: Strategies for Avoidance, Salvage, and Survival
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Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 6,790. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015 by Femspec Journal. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
You see, no one at The College, an all purpose label for the small, religious, liberal arts college at which until recently I was tenure track will discuss any reasons why I am in my last year. Considering all the evidence of my outstanding performance, I was stunned and devastated when I got a curt letter of non-renewal.
Professor/Mother: The Uneasy Partnership, Femspec v. 8
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Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 4,190. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2015 by Femspec Journal. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
In 1992, I had given birth to a son and had taken a one-year maternity leave, which thereby extended the Post-doctoral Fellowship over three years rather than the usual two. This essay charts a circuitous route toward a tenure-stream position, a route made arduous by a harsh economy and the demands of motherhood experienced for the first time and outside the relative security of tenured academe.
La Historio de Ekonomika Pensado (Faka literaturo en Esperanto)
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 29,970. Language: Esperanto (original orthography with diacritics). Published: January 12, 2015 by Mondial. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Traduko de grava faka verko al Esperanto: La historio de ekonomika pensado vere komencighis, kiam la homo ekfaris ekonomiajn decidojn. Skribaj dokumentoj pri tio ekzistas nur de iom pli ol 2000 jaroj. Nia libro donas klare strukturitan, koncizan superrigardon pri la evoluo de ekonomikaj ideoj kaj skoloj de la Helena epoko ghis la nuntempo.
Beyond the Bosporus: The Thracian Connection to Troy
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,050. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2015 by JaMa Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Turkey & Ottoman Empire
Little is known about the ancient city of Troy, site of the infamous but largely unhistorical Trojan War. Much more has attention has been focused to finding out about the city-state itself but not much about its alliance and trade systems and from where its original inhabitants may have come. So much of its trade and culture was rooted in Thrace, just across the Bosporus.
Rise of the Drone
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You set the price! Words: 26,690. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Tyranny and Mutation.
Introduction to Fundraising Presentation
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Price: $7.76 USD. Words: 1,060. Language: British English. Published: January 4, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Philanthropy & Charity
Introductory Training Presentation in Fundraising for Voluntary Sector New, Small, and Emerging Organisations/Groups.
Hunting Practices of the Wachiperi: Demystifying Indigenous Environmental Behavior
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 51,850. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2015 by Amakella Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
What makes indigenous peoples conserve or degrade biodiversity? The reasons why indigenous communities end up degrading or conserving natural resources are addressed in this book, filling a critical gap in current knowledge about the socioeconomic drivers of biodiversity loss and the rise of community-based conservation in tropical forests.
The Recipes of the Mafia: The Secret Plates of the ’Ndrangheta
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,700. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Italian
These are the recipes of the meals during which the future of some people was decided or which are connected with important historical moments. They are part of the codes of “life and death” (“vita e morte”) that were recovered by the Italian Police in an anti-mafia operation organized in Calabria, on the grounds of the Sanctuary of Madonna of the Mountains. The Code contains 20 recipes
The Propaganda Techniques: What's Really on Television
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 15,330. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Reference
A complete examination of the origin and application of modern propaganda.
Adaptive Society: Biology Supports Global Law, Consensual Government, and Sustainable Technology
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 83,420. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Global society studies
Adaptive Society explains why industrial civilization does not “fit” human needs and creates warfare, 80% of disease, extreme wealth differentials, dysfunctional families, dwindling childbirth, state corruption, and high drug consumption. Science can fix everything, but only if humans unite under natural global law, and revert to their naturally evolved, and decentralized, social organization.
Growing Thick Skin: One Consequence of Discrimination Femspec Double Issue v. 8
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Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 9,090. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014 by Femspec Journal. Category: Essay » Political
It wasn’t until graduate school that I realized that as a woman my technical aptitude was an issue. I was the first woman in the environmental engineering doctoral program at Michigan Tech University. It was here that I first learned how differently I approached technical problem solving and how that tended to disturb my advisors. Tina Andres is explaining her experience with discrimination.
Be a Hobbit, Save the Earth: the Guide to Sustainable Shire Living
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 185,120. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change
Be a Hobbit examines the problems facing the Earth today through the lens of Tolkien’s world. Middle Earth faced destruction from Sauron and Saruman; our world is under attack from the 'Two Towers’: Ignorance & Fear, and Poverty & Greed. Our world has lost its 'Shireness.' Be a Hobbit is a guide to bringing it back, from the bottom up: one Hobbit, one home, and one Shire at a time.
Bully-Crossing The Line
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 39,750. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
Three junior high school students are drawn into the world of bullying, their friendship is tested as they each deal with how it affects them.
Prayer Rain: Breakthrough Prayers For Investment-Based Immigration & Permanent Residency
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Price: $6.97 USD. Words: 22,150. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014 by One Life Books. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Prayerbooks / Christian
Every year, most developed countries reserve a quota of permanent residency and immigrant visas for business-persons and investors from all over the world. This book contains the prayer points that will give you the spiritual tools of divine assistance in meeting and exceeding any immigration requirement set by any country.