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Jing-zhe White Tiger Ritual & Beating Little People
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 2,240. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions
Jing-zhe refers to the awakening of hibernating insects and animals, which marks the start of spring. Jing-zhe Day usually falls on March 5, 6 or 7 of each year. Activities related to Jing-zhe are the making of offering to White Tiger (zae baak fu) and the beating of petty little people (da siu yan). These rituals are performed to get rid of bad luck and troubles.
Cantonese Opera: Stage Initiation Po Toi Ritual
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 1,720. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions
When performing on a new stage, the Cantonese opera troupe will have to stage a short ritual playlet to initiate the stage, before the actual performance on the first night. The ritual is commonly known as Po Toi or Zae Baak Fu (White Tiger Ritual). The purpose of the ritual is to purge the stage of evil spirits and to pray for the safety of the troupe members.
Just Say No to Latent Homosexual Crusades
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,380. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies
All of our widespread and persistent problems are just symptoms of our failure to set limits upon our genetic competition. We must minimize the K and R strategies by maximizing equal opportunity and population control. This book explains why this is so and why your politicians keep misleading you by telling you otherwise.
The Nonfiction Works of David Huttner Summarized
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,680. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Global society studies
This work summarizes my previous works, Decoding the Deluge, Irish Mythology and Stage II of the Revolution. It includes my advice to the Chinese people, for whom this book was written.
Stage II of the Revolution
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,180. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
If we fully win the LGBT Rights Struggle (end the problem for and with the "Big Brothers") and minimize the real, K and R class struggle by maximizing equal opportunity and population control, respectively; then we can start to quickly solve all of our problems. Then we can also adopt a new system of marriage and child raising that will turn our world into a paradise. I call this system Stage II.
Social Harmony as Measured by Music
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,230. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Marriage & Family
This lecture shows how the character and quality of music reflects the harmony of its society, especially the prospects for love and happy marriage. Since the 1920s and early to mid 1930s, American music has deteriorated in step with the decay of the American Empire. Computers are also and everywhere to blame. It shows too what we --and especially China --must do to get music back on track.
Decoding the Deluge and Finding the Path for Civilization (vol 3)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 144,960. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology
Decoding the Deluge, in 3 vols, is a comprehensive new social science and basic biography of man. My simple discovery of the meaning of the world's flood myths led to a scientific understanding of religion, an outline of prehistory, a new understanding of class struggle, East-West differences and marital and family problems. It robs the reader of life's mysteries but endows him with confidence.
Decoding the Deluge and Finding the Path for Civilization (vol 2)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 158,010. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology
Decoding the Deluge, in 3 vols, is a comprehensive new social science and basic biography of man. My simple discovery of the meaning of the world's flood myths led to a scientific understanding of religion, an outline of prehistory, a new understanding of class struggle, East-West differences and marital and family problems. It robs the reader of life's mysteries but endows him with confidence.
Decoding the Deluge and Finding the Path for Civilization (vol 1)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 148,340. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology
Decoding the Deluge, in 3 vols, is a comprehensive new social science and a basic biography of man. My simple discovery of the meaning of the world's flood myths led to a scientific understanding of religion, an outline of prehistory, a new understanding of class struggle, East-West differences and marital and family problems. It robs the reader of life's mysteries but endows him with confidence.
What the Hell Is Wrong with You Black People?: Do Black America Understand they are Facing Self-Destruction?
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,780. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
The condition of African-Americans today is quite alarming and disturbing.
The Young Desert Farmer
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Price: Free! Words: 62,990. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
A small dry sluggish feudal village in western Rajasthan came alive after the villagers managed to pump irrigation water from great depth. Tan Dan and his livestock breeding clan became commercial farmers more powerful than the former feudal lords. Tenants became landowners participating in the casteridden political game of the area. Tan Dan tried modern farming based on agricultural science.
The Other Hidden Wound: Uncovering the Effect of Patriarchy on the Male Psyche
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,550. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Feminism & Feminist Theory
In his 1970 book "The Hidden Wound," Wendell Berry presented the hidden effect of racism on white people. Today Travis Mamone proposes a similar hidden wound--the hidden effect of patriarchy on men. In this e-book, Mamone takes a look at his life and discovers the way patriarchy made him view women as less than human.
ChironTraining Volume 6: 2010
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,210. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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After seventeen years of dealing with violent criminals and a year as a contractor in Iraq, what's the next step? Time to do something really scary: Start a business. In 2010, Rory goes on the seminar circuit, writes and publishes and, as always, tries to write things out of his head. About teaching, about protection, about the emotional and psychological dimensions of conflict.
Bullies + Teen Dating = Bullying
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,530. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
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You know You Want Your Teen & Pre-Teen Safe... Now Here’s How To Do It! This book is: Easy to read, easy to use. Confidence booster for both parents & teens. For parents of both girls & guys. A resource for parents of those who may become abused, those abused, & the abuser. WHAT OTHERS ARE SAYING... •“Wonderful resource for parents.” (Karen.Carcia, Ph.D., professor) •“An excellent...primer." a dad
Our Virtuous Republic: The Forgotten Clause in the American Social Contract
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 63,490. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
America was founded as a republic, a collective nation of tightly knit families and autonomous communities, who relied upon each other to fulfill their needs and achieve their dreams. As never before, Baris provides a comprehensive explanation to how and why our nation – once held together only by an empowering national identity – has now become increasingly dependent on a centralized government.
Africa Has A Future
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,500. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2013 by LionheART Publishing House. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Developing & Emerging Countries
Africa Has a Future. Many challenges lie ahead but there is a way forward. This book explores the problems and possible solutions facing Africa today. "This book is a valuable contribution to the discourse" The Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu "This book helps us engage with the question 'how did we get here in the first place?'" Dr Julius Mugwagwa, The Open University
No Road Out: Yarrabah Mission
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Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 25,760. Language: Australian English. Published: May 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
Yarrabah Mission was a dumping ground for Aboriginal people—especially half-caste children and women—forced from their homes by state police, who were appointed as their protectors. From its establishment in 1892, to its takeover by the Queensland Government in 1960, Yarrabah mission was a place of no return, with no way out and absolute control exercised over every aspect of an inmate's life.
¿La vida es de verdad?
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,290. Language: Spanish. Published: May 14, 2013 by Editorial Amarante. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
Se ha dicho que la filosofía no es otra cosa que preguntas, siendo ésta una de las más angustiosas: ¿La vida es de verdad? La vida, sin embargo, no es más que una abstracción, siendo su única realidad palpable cada una de las vidas que cada uno arrastramos...
Sans Domicile Fixe
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,350. Language: French. Published: May 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Un cadre aisé et bien installé dans la vie découvre un soir, suite à une avalanche de péripéties plus invraisemblables les unes que les autres, le monde de la rue et des SDF. Il va alors comprendre en une nuit ce qu'il n'avait jamais soupçonné tout au long de son existence...
Social Geography in International Perspective
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Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 82,880. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013 by Society for Philosophy & Culture. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Geography
The social geography movement has not been evenly spread throughout different parts of the world vary in the emphasis they give to topics. This book surveys the current international situation of the social geography school. It discusses the contemporary trends, the leading figures, issues of concern, and differences of approach that are now to be found in social geography around the world