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Racism: The Absence of Good
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 8,600. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations
Racism: The Absence of Good is a collection of essays regarding the black experience in America and focuses on the trials and struggles of African-Americans.
100 Unique Proverbs of Tunisia
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,380. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Linguistics / Pragmatics
A unique collection of Tunisian proverbs: Enjoyable, instructive, fun-to-share proverbs. Highly recommended to everyone, especially word and semantics lovers. After research, Carefully selected proverbs, translated as faithfully as possible, The author has deliberately chosen not to explain the proverbs, inviting the reader to use his/her own imagination and powerful interpretative skills!
El Veredicto de la Historia
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Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 104,670. Language: Spanish. Published: November 4, 2013 by Ediciones Marxismo Vivo. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Han transcurrido ya veinte años desde el fin de la Unión Soviética y algunos más desde que el capitalismo fue restaurado en el “bloque socialista”. La burguesía anunció la “muerte del socialismo”, la “superioridad del capitalismo”, y declaró obsoletos el marxismo y las ideas revolucionarias. El autor intenta analizar la restauración en Rusia China y Cuba desde una perspectiva marxista.
Smartphones und andere kulturelle Katastrophen Nomophobie-Studie zur Lage der Nation
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Price: $6.44 USD. Words: 8,240. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Research
66 Prozent der britischen Bevölkerung sind handysüchtig. Diese Zahl geisterte im Jahr 2012 unkommentiert durch die Medien. Das Team von m!nd store marketing wollte es wissen: Wie groß ist die Angst, nicht mehr am digitalen Datenstrom teilhaben zu können? Wie groß ist die Panik vor mobiler Isolation in Deutschland? Fazit: Auch in Deutschland tendieren 6 von 10 Befragten zu nomophobem Ver-halten.
Honeymoon! A Sizzle or a Fizzle: Prepare Mentally, Physically and Emotionally for the Best Time of Your Life
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 97,970. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions
You’ll find everything you need to know about a Honeymoon to remember in ‘Honeymoon! A Sizzle or a Fizzle’ Whether you’re thinking of leisure from dawn to dusk, activities day and night, great dining experience, learning new skills, touring nature’s wonders or exploring some of the most exotic cities of the world, this book will help you plan the honeymoon of your dreams.
Hope or Terror: Gandhi and the Other 9/11
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,250. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
100 years before September 11, 2001, on September 11, 1906, M.K. Gandhi officially launched the world's first Satyagraha, or strategic, nonviolent resistance campaign. In this short book, noted peace scholar Michael Nagler tells the story of the birth of Satyagraha (literally "clinging to truth") in South Africa.
Blood & Incest: The Unholy Beginning of the Universe
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,970. Language: American English. Published: October 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
Volume 5 in the Paleoastronomy Series continues the journey of uncovering the beliefs of human prehistory through an investigation of the earliest moments of the mystical creation of the world, the arising of mythological characters representing the contending forces of the universe, and the uncovering of the strange divine origins of humankind.
Guidelines To Active Workers
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 26,720. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2013 by Sri Sathya Sai Sadhana Trust, Publications Division. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Volunteer Work
Bhagawan Sri Sathya Sai Baba lays down the rules and principles to be followed in Sathya Sai Organizations all over the world. By following His guidelines, which are oriented towards transforming the individual, in order to enable him to walk the golden road of spirituality, we can promote our spiritual growth and hasten our arrival at our journey's end – home – to God.
Winning with the News Media - A Self-Defense Manual When You're the Story
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 115,170. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
A new, updated e-book version of a classic guidebook. One of the nation's most experienced reporters and news media consultants helps you understand how the news media operate and how to cope with them. A former investigative reporter in both newspapers and television, Clarence Jones left reporting when he wrote this book to become an on-camera coach for government and corporate executives.
Najczęstsze pytania o protestantyzm
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Series: Życie wiarą. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,150. Language: Polish. Published: October 26, 2013 by Logos Media. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity / Denominations
Czym Kościół protestancki różni się od katolickiego? Jak wygląda nabożeństwo protestanckie? Dlaczego protestanci mówią o nawróceniu? Dlaczego nie mają celibatu? Czy uważają małżeństwo za sakrament? Czy akceptują związki homoseksualne? Poznaj odpowiedzi na kilkadziesiąt najczęściej zadawanych pytań o protestantyzm.
Borneo Trilogy Book 3 Sarawak Volume 2: Kalimantan
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,700. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2013 by booksmango. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology
Sarawak Malaysia is the second in the trilogy on Borneo and is a travelogue on rainforest and its Indigenous Peoples. Sarawak opens its heart of darkness, the rainforest when Frans Welman visits the interior and meets the peoples of the rainforests, Indigenous Peoples and peoples who exploit this rich and diverse ecosystem and habitat, Kayan, Kelabit and Bidayuh Peoples.
Kelimebaz
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 110,920. Language: Turkish. Published: October 23, 2013 by Propaganda Yayınları. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Linguistics / Historical & Comparative
Bu kitap Sevan Nişanyan’ın Taraf gazetesindeki Kelimebaz köşesinde 29 Ekim 2008 – 14 Aralık 2009 tarihleri arasında yayımlanan tüm makalelerini içermektedir. Yazarın Taraf’tan olaylı bir şekilde ayrılması üzerine kaleme aldığı yazı ile, daha sonraki gelişmeler çerçevesinde yazdığı hiçbir yerde yayımlanmamış Kelimebaz yazıları kitabın sonunda yer almaktadır.
(Almost) Uniquely Singapore - 18 Objects
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 34,850. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2013 by We Green Solutions. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Ever wonder what the thumbdrive, SAR-21, Tiger Beer, RISIS orchid and the parking coupon have in common? These and another 13 objects are all (almost) uniquely Singapore in their origin or association with the city-state. This book, written by Singapore Management University undergraduates, tells the fascinating stories behind these objects.
Celebrating Love's Special Moments
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 80,280. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Holidays (non-religious)
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This book deals with both formal and informal celebrations that surround love, whether expressed as a legal commitment, such as a wedding, or an emotional one such as retirement. To the old well -known occasions have been added a few innovations, including the celebration of separation when disillusioned partners are ready to break away; perhaps even willing to search out another love.
Resting Places of the Rich and Famous - R.I.P
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Price: Free! Words: 21,270. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 17, 2013 by RW Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Resting Places of the Rich & Famous explores the bizarre history of tombstone tourism, from greats like Beethoven or Fred Astaire, to royalty like Diana Princess of Wales; a woman whose untimely death inspired mass grief on a scale never before seen.
Being Black in America
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 8,230. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations
Being Black in American is a collection of essays written from a Minister point of view.
Filosofia del Lenguaje
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,580. Language: Spanish. Published: October 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Linguistics / Historical & Comparative
En este estudio vamos desde las raíces del castellano, su expresividad, constitución y distinción, hasta el lenguaje y pensamiento. El tema es inagotable, pero está enriquecido con amplias reflexiones en torno a la dinámica epistemológica y científica del lenguaje.
21st Century U.S. Military Documents: Contingency and Disaster Planning (Air Force Pamphlet 10-219, Volume 1) - Air Force Civil Engineer History, Terrorism, Natural Disasters
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 102,720. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief
This Air Force document discusses contingencies for which civil engineers must be prepared. It contains practical information to help unit-level civil engineers plan their responses to contingencies, disasters, war, and other military operations.
My Whispers of Horror: Letters Telling Women's True Tales from Ex-USSR Nations
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,170. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Abuse / domestic partner abuse
This is a collection of true stories from real women in Ukraine and Russia where they account for their experiences in domestic abuse, human trafficking, and many more serious human rights violations that they face. Such as a woman forced into prostitution by police, or a child nearly killed by her father for trying to defend her mother. Help make these voices heard.
Capitalism: the Unfairest System?
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Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 71,980. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
A Comprehensive Analysis of a Failed Economic Philosophy. The truths and fictions about Capitalism in the twenty-first century are explored and analyzed in detail with wit and humor from an accomplished author and experienced businessman. This treatise examines the many failures and bogus promises that Capitalism makes and tells us why it isn't working, never has, and never will.