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Gender Issues in The Cambridge Companion to Science Fiction, Femspec Issue 6.2
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Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 1,140. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2015 by Femspec Journal. Category: Essay » Literature
“Hollinger cites several of these works to demonstrate feminist challenges to heterosexual and patriarchal hegemony, feminist techniques of defamiliarization (e.g., re female human nature), and feminist appropriations of standard sf figures, such as aliens and cyborgs, to question traditional notions of dominance and status.
Has Anyone Explained Love to You?: Be Loved, Find Love and Give Love
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,280. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2015. Category: 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
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Price: Free! Words: 6,690. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2015. Category: 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
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,600. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2015. Category: 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.
Social Safeguards: Avoiding the Unintended Impacts of Development
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 23,960. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2015 by Amakella Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Rural
Social safeguards are intended to prevent the negative impacts of large-scale development projects. The collection of stories from the field included in this book illustrates the principles and application of social safeguards in the context of projects funded by multilateral banks, identifying key challenges in their implementation and exploring paths to overcome those limitations.
The Gospel of Inclusion
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Price: Free! Words: 3,710. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015. Category: 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!
Taking Out the Trash: Octavia E. Butler’s Wild Seed and the Feminist Voice in American SF, Femspec Issue 6.2
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Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 3,920. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015 by Femspec Journal. Category: Essay » Literature
The world of SF is introduced for a complex female character in the form of the maternal shape-shifter, Anyanwu. Butler’s depiction of womanhood through Anyanwu defamiliarizes the construction of women in science fiction.
كلمات أعظم من الحب
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,600. Language: Arabic. Published: March 27, 2015. Category: 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
Mind Warfare - Illuminati's Battle For Your Mind
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Series: Illuminati and Conspiracy. Price: $7.97 USD. Words: 12,820. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015 by Digital Publishing Group. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
*** Special Offer - Buy 1, Get 2 *** Are you in control over your own life? Not exactly, if you are watching newscasts and other type of media broadcasts on TV. Why? In this bundle, I am going to share some evidence of mind control propaganda exercised over the public brought by media, education, corporations and governments.It is all happening below our radar...
World War III - What's Coming Next?
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Series: Illuminati and Conspiracy. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,530. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015 by Digital Publishing Group. Category: 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
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Price: $3.19 USD. Words: 4,190. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015. Category: 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
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 840. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2015. Category: 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.
Illuminati - The Conspiracy Revealed
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Series: Illuminati and Conspiracy. Price: $6.97 USD. Words: 13,750. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2015 by Digital Publishing Group. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Conspiracy theories
*** Special Offer - Buy 1, Get 2 *** "We have come to be one of the worst ruled, one of the most completely controlled governments in the civilized world - no longer a government of free opinion, no longer a government by... a vote of the majority, but a government by the opinion and duress of a small group of dominant men.“ - Woodrow Wilson (28th President of the United States)
Book Reviews and Books & Media Received, Femspec Issue 9.1, 2008
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Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 4,160. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2015. Category: Essay » Literature
Book Reviews of two Nava Semel books: IsraIsland. Yedioth Ahronoth Books and Chemed Books: Tel-Aviv, Miskal, 2005, 275 pp., paperback, Hebrew and The Rat Laughs. Tel-Aviv, Miskal Yedioth Ahronoth Books and Chemed Books, 2007, both reviewed by Lani Ravin and several books and media received. Summarized by different Femspec staff members.
Daughters of Distance
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 81,000. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
What does it mean to be a female in endurance sport? Hundreds of women open up about their realities as athletes, wives, girlfriends and mothers. From the intimacy of the bedroom to the community of competition, some of these stories will encourage and uplift. Others will surprise and infuriate. Welcome to the beautiful and complicated world of strong women.
Blueprint to Utopia
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 25,530. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
Great utopian works have the power to transcend time and live in the minds and hearts of readers forever. The challenge with most utopian visions has been the tendency towards the unattainable, towards fantasy; rather than, reality. Blueprint to Utopia means to end this problem by providing a credible roadmap to maximizing the laws of man through social evolution.
Doctoral Research Into Higher Education: Making Theory Work
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 9,330. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2015. Category: 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.
The New World Crisis: Origins of the Second Cold War and World War III
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Price: Free! Words: 3,910. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
We live in a time of crisis. In 2014, the dynamic of international affairs and tempo of events suddenly changed.But what is its nature ? Is it a second Cold War ? Or has World War III already begun and we are simply living through a ‘phony war’ ? This is an overview of the history of the new world crisis.
Love is Work: Hashtags About Love, Life and Everything in Between
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You set the price! Words: 33,730. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dating
This book, much like the one before it, is not only a collection of thoughts and musings that have been inspired by my own experiences and observations, but an exploration into the many debates and conversations I've had with others as we try to make sense
Space Opera: Melodrama, Feminism And The Women Of Farscape, Femspec Issue 6.2
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Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 5,190. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015 by Femspec Journal. Category: Essay » Literature
The science fiction series Farscape (199table-of-contents002) figures aesthetically as a science fiction/soap opera hybrid, which works toward increasingly empowered female representation,” which the author discusses.