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La situation mondiale des pêches et de l’aquaculture 2016 : Contribuer à la sécurité alimentaire et à la nutrition de tous
Price: Free! Words: 97,580. Language: French. Published: July 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Marine Biology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
La présente édition du rapport sur La situation mondiale des pêches et de l’aquaculture vise à fournir des données et des informations objectives, fiables et actualisées à un large éventail de lecteurs – décideurs publics, gestionnaires, scientifiques, parties prenantes et plus généralement toute personne s’intéressant au secteur de la pêche et de l’aquaculture.
Anglicans in Postcolonial Africa
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 108,740. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Based on 319 face-to-face interviews with 319 Kenyans across the Anglican Church of Kenya (ACK) between 2005 and 2010, this is the most up to date and comprehensive account currently available on Kenyan Anglicanism in the post-colonial era.
Mahishasura
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 23,030. Language: Hindi. Published: July 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions
The significance of the Mahishasur movement lies in the fact that it seeks to strike at the life force of the brahmanical religion. Basically, there are two claimants of this movement – one is the biggest section within the Hindu religion, which is known as the OBC, and the other is the tribal community, which is out of the pale of the Hindu religion.
The State of World Fisheries and Aquaculture 2016 (SOFIA): Contributing to food security and nutrition for all
Price: Free! Words: 76,370. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Marine Biology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
This issue of The State of World Fisheries and Aquaculture aims to provide objective, reliable and up-to-date data and information to a wide range of readers – policy-makers, managers, scientists, stakeholders and indeed all those interested in the fisheries and aquaculture sector.
It Was Their War Too: Canadian Women in World War I
Price: Free! Words: 29,210. Language: Canadian English. Published: July 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
The years of World War I, 1914-1918, were years of change for Canada. Canada made a place for itself in world affairs, and the country found its stride. Women in Canada too found their stride, making significant contributions to Canada’s war efforts, and becoming fully engaged in the social, economic, political and cultural life of the country.
Scary Monsters and Super Freaks: Stories of Sex, Drugs, Rock ‘n’ Roll and Murder
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 178,510. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2016 by The Sager Group. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes, Nonfiction » Social Science » True crime
Mike Sager’s bestselling debut collection is now available as an e-Book with new material added. The nineteen true crime stories include tales of porn star John Holmes, superfreak Rick James, beaten motorist Rodney Glenn King, Rap empresario Eazy-E, and many more. Says E! Online: “Don’t pick this one up if you have somewhere to be the next morning."
Aging in America Navigating our Healthcare System Expanded Edition
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 39,280. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well, Nonfiction » Social Science » Gay and Lesbian studies
This helpful Resource Guide is helping Seniors & Caregivers Navigate around the "Business" of Aging in America. Helpful information to access benefits, resources, with the questions you don't realize that need to be asked. It helps people choose quality health providers, and understand programs that can help a loved one when care is needed. For everyone who is over 65 years old or disabled.
The Wigwam Murder
Price: $4.77 USD. Words: 68,160. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Social Science » True crime
The Wigwam Murder - as the case against August Sangret came to be known - was one of the most brilliant pieces of detection and forensic science then on record. Drs Keith Simpson, Eric Gardner and Gerald Roche Lynch worked together to present a comprehensive body of work that convinced and shocked the jury. It was the first time that a human skull had been produced in a British court room.
Food Outlook: Biannual Report on Global Food Markets. June 2016
Price: Free! Words: 29,930. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
This issue of Food Outlook includes a special features section,"Pulses: A multi-faceted crop" that presents information and production, consumption and trade statistics on pulses, the contribution of pulses to environmental sustainability and nutritional benefits of pulses.
Perchè fanno la Jihad - I foreign fighters europei e la loro vera minaccia
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,260. Language: Italian. Published: June 21, 2016 by Fuoco Edizioni. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Essay » Political
Libro sulla minaccia rappresentata dai combattenti di origine europea che si arruolano nelle fila dell'Isis per combattere in Siria e Iraq, ma anche per compiere attentati in Europa, come già accaduto con i fatti di Parigi e Bruxelles.
The Call
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 27,140. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
The CALL is a long-term attempt to address the Social-Emergency Era (SEE) that we are currently in and recreate the Balanced Nature that did exist in the beginning, also known as the Gene of Creation. This is to be accomplished through the distinctive avenue of the 'Women' in today's society, who are considered the nurturers of society.
Asesino Perfecto
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,080. Language: Spanish. Published: June 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
Baudrillard plantea la disolución de lo real como un crimen perfecto perpetuado por la tecnología. La realidad es desmaterializada en la realidad virtual y los objetos pierden su sombra para volverse transparentes en las pantallas de efectos luminosos, producto de la codificación del lenguaje de máquina.
Медийна грамотност Как да интерпретирамe медийнитe послания
Price: $14.64 USD. Words: 62,490. Language: Bulgarian. Published: June 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
Онлайн-версията на книгата на проф. Арт Силвърблат „Медийна грамотност: Как да интерпретираме медийните послания“ е насочена към студентите във висши учебни заведения. Основавайки се на научната теория, тя предлага един много практичен курс по медийна грамотност, целейки да превърне пасивното академично познание в практически инструмент. Тя е осъвременена с най-новите глобални тенденции в развитие
Медиаграмотность Ключи к интерпретации медийных сообщений
Price: $14.64 USD. Words: 41,620. Language: Russian. Published: June 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
В предлагаемой нами электронной версии этой книги текст оригинала не только переведен на русский язык, но и дополнен, адаптирован с учетом российского социокультурного контекста. Учебник дает иллюстративный материал, отражающий специфику медиасферы современной России.
MEDIÁLNÍ GRAMOTNOST, JAK ROZUMĚT OBSAHŮM MÉDIÍ
Price: $14.65 USD. Words: 82,220. Language: Czech. Published: June 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
Kniha Jak rozumět obsahům médií poskytuje vhled do logiky chování masových médií, respektive jejich vlastníků a tvůrců. Nabízí svým čtenářům výklad základních interpretačních strategií, které by jim měly poskytnout elementární oporu při konzumaci různých typů mediálních obsahů – fiktivních i zpravodajských.
Science is Ethics as Electics.
Price: Free! Words: 117,500. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Research & Methodology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
A universe, by definition independent, implies its own freedom. The debate, whether the universe is determined or governed by laws of chance, takes the opposite ends to a range from zero to infinite choice. Science is measurement, whose logic is an increasing power of choice to give the most accurate information. Knowledge and freedom depend on each other. They are the dynamic of progress.
La guerra silenziosa - La crisi dell'Europa e la rinascita mediterranea che ci salverà
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 58,750. Language: Italian. Published: June 15, 2016 by Fuoco Edizioni. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics
Libro sulla crisi che sta colpendo sopratutto i Paesi dell'Europa mediterranea a vantaggio di quelli nordeuropei e il modo per uscire dalla dittatura dell'Euro. Con intervista all'economista Antonio Maria Rinaldi
Armiño: Simbolismo
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 27,800. Language: Spanish. Published: June 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Linguistics / Pragmatics
“Armiño: Simbolismo” es un estudio sobre el simbolismo del armiño en la historia de la humanidad. Durante la Edad Media se realizó la construcción cultural de la pureza de sangre como fundamento para el gobierno de la monarquía. La sangre azul como se la llama en los cuentos de hadas, se trata de hacer pasar por un hecho natural, pero en realidad es una construcción simbólica del hombre
Historical Overview of Racism in the Military - Colonial Period, American Revolution, War of 1812, Civil War, Indian Campaigns, Spanish-American, World War I and II, Korean, Vietnam, Contemporary
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,040. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations, Nonfiction » History » Military
This overview is designed to assist the reader in acknowledging and understanding the historical context of overt racist and discriminatory policies and practices in our military and how these dynamics and policies were perpetuated within the Armed Services.
How the Catholic Church Became Naughty…And Where the Real Hindrance to Reform Lies
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,340. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious Intolerance, Persecution & Conflict, Nonfiction » Social Science » Christian studies
Pope Francis called his cardinals and bishops vane and power-hungry. For 17 centuries they have been handing on the Vatican mindset of clerical arrogance and a self-estimation of superiority over everyone and everything. The author points out how outsiders, how only a priesthood that includes celibate, married, male and female priests will bring about reform of the Catholic Church.