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The Gender Police: A Diary
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 37,140. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies, Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
The 'Gender Police: A Diary' is an intriguing and insightful record of how people treat girls and boys differently. When Ros Ball and James Millar’s son was born in 2010 they started to tweet about how people treated him compared to his big sister. What began as an attempt to retain their sanity in a gender obsessed world became a life changing experiment about gender identity.
Toward Utopia
Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 70,030. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2015 by Femspec Journal. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Feminism & Feminist Theory, Essay » Literature
First, the imagined societies described in the texts that Naomi Mercer examines here exhibit characteristics of kyriarchy, which she defines as “the interlocking axes of domination and privilege that determine the nature of relationships and the power differentials that affect them.”
Siamo in Italia
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 38,780. Language: Italian. Published: July 1, 2015. Categories: Essay » Technology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
“È incredibile constatare come nell'arco di un anno niente sia cambiato eppure tutto sia peggiorato, tutto accumuli ritardo, tutto annaspi e arranchi... Tutti consapevoli della disfatta, coinvolti nella rotta definitiva anche se non lo ammettiamo. Sì, siamo in Italia ma a pagarlo questo conto sono sempre i soliti, sono gli inermi, gli illusi”.
Sistematik Ve Alfabetik Sınıflama Düzenlerinin Bilgiye, Belgeye Konusal Erişim Açısından Karşılaştırılması
Price: Free! Words: 77,410. Language: Turkish. Published: June 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social Work, Essay » Literature
“… Sınıflama sadece eserlerin raflarda konularına göre sistematik olarak düzenlenmesi şeklinde görülemez. Aksi takdirde sınıflama gibi önemli ve çok geniş bir kavramı fazlasıyla dar bir anlamda ele alıyor ve faydalarından cüzi miktarda yararlanıyor olmuş oluruz. Bu da gerçeği, olanı yansıtmaz. Sınıflamanın kısaca, benzer bilgi ve belgeleri bir araya getirme, gruplandırma faaliyeti..
Practica conspiratiei
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 37,470. Language: Romanian. Published: June 29, 2015 by EdDigitala. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Nonfiction » Social Science » Conspiracy theories
Cartea "Practica conspiratiei" demonteaza o paradigma. Inaintasii au numit-o iluzie (Maya), altii lume efemera, iar acum o numim Sistem. Cand paradigma e ridicata la rang de politica oficiala, atunci ii spunem simplu: manipulare sau minciuna.
Geopolitica dell'islamismo
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,470. Language: Italian. Published: June 26, 2015 by Fuoco Edizioni. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Islamic studies, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Libro sull'origine dell'integralismo musulmano e la sua diffusione oggi nel mondo
Drinking and Driving in America: Its Victims, its Cost, its Potential Solutions
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 61,600. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
The United States has battled drinking and driving for more than 100 years, but DUI still kills more than 10,000 people every year, and injures tens of thousands more. This book examines the impact DUI has and what can be done to stop this senseless slaughter on our highways. It also puts a face on the problem with many real-life stories about how drinking and driving has impacted our citizens.
Новое Откровение: научная альтернатива «кончине века»
Price: $2.79 USD. Words: 83,500. Language: Russian. Published: June 14, 2015 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion & Science, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
С древнейших времен человек использует Метод проб и ошибок как единственный имеющийся в его арсенале способ принятия решений по любым аспектам его жизни и деятельности. Согласно научным данным Метод проб и ошибок «есть на 99,99% ошибки». Это означает, что в среднем только одна из 10000 попыток человека является успешной.
Exploring Your Unplanned Pregnancy: Single Motherhood, Adoption, and Abortion Questions and Resources
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,250. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Abortion & Birth Control, Nonfiction » Parenting » Pregnancy and Child Birth
This book asks essential questions about single motherhood,adoption,and abortion to help you carefully think through your decisions about your unplanned pregnancy. 78 reliable resources, link-able from the e-book,provide practical information and help you accomplish your decisions.Make it your kind companion as you explore your unplanned pregnancy.Use it to talk with your parents or partner.
Golden Pot of Proverbs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,140. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2015 by Accomplish Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions
This book is a collection of over 10,000 proverbs and wise sayings from all over the world and across different cultures. Proverbs and wise sayings are as old as mankind. They exist to give us advice and can sometimes also serve a humorous purpose. Proverbs have always served as part of our daily conversations and speeches. It is important that they be preserved through sharing and passing on.
You Can Be a Successful Officiant
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 59,300. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions, Nonfiction » Weddings » Wedding customs
A book for the Officiant or anyone who has ever wanted to be an Officiant to conduct such ceremonies as funeral, baby naming renewal of vows, commitment, house blessing as well as weddings.
Scientific Method of Elections.
Price: Free! Words: 123,550. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Social Science » Methodology
The sheer difficulty of genuine electoral reform is shown and explained. The defeat of democracy is also a defeat for science. Freedom and knowledge depend on each other. Therein is the remedy. I base voting method on a widely accepted logic of measurement, to be found in the sciences. This is supported by reflections on the philosophy of science.
Serious Statisticians: Funny Statistics
Price: Free! Words: 42,580. Language: British English. Published: June 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Statistics
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All the articles presented in this book are already in the public domain through Face Book posts. These articles do not carry any new theorems of statistics nor give any new additions to the statistical works already available in public domain. These articles are presented in a different perspective for easily understandable language.
A Historic Context for the African-American Military Experience - Before the Civil War, Blacks in Union and Confederate Army, Buffalo Soldier, Scouts, Spanish-American War, World War I and II
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 212,670. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this important work by the Army recognizes and highlights the contributions of African Americans to the military history of the United States.
Voices of Harmony and Dissent: How Peacebuilders are Transforming Their Worlds
Price: $18.48 USD. Words: 115,540. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015 by Canadian School of Peacebuilding. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Alternative Dispute Resolution, Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
Harmony and Dissent: How Peacebuilders are Transforming their Worlds is a resource book and sampling of the world renowned peacebuilding Canadian School of Peacebuilding designed to engaged, equip and inspire peace and justice practitioners around the world. Formerly this was only accessible by attending the annual June School in Canada. This book shares this transformational wisdom.
Posture and Gesture: An Introduction to the Study of Physical Behaviour
Price: $38.00 USD. Words: 53,810. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
Originally written in 1965 but now out of print, this book sets out Warren Lamb’s theory, developed from his studies and work with Rudolf Laban, on the link between human movement patterning and an individual’s preferred way of decision-making. It defines the components of movement, Shape, Effort and Flow, and gives an introduction to the notation used in movement analysis.
The 2015 State of Food Insecurity in the World
Price: Free! Words: 26,500. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
The 2015 State of Food Insecurity in the World report assesses global achievements in reaching Millennium Development Goal One (MDG1) and World Food Summit hunger targets. It identifies assessment indicators and factors that influence hunger reduction.
Lessons 25-36 for Instructor’s Guide to An Archaeology of the Fall and Related Scriptures
Series: A Course of Study: An Archaeology of the Fall. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,180. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology
An Archaeology of the Fall is groundbreaking. This is the third of three sets of lessons for a course on this work and related scriptures. The course is suitable for high school and college students. The instructor’s guide offers programmatic questions (and answers) that should stimulate conversation. The questions flow from the structure category-based nested form.
Lessons 13-24 for Instructor’s Guide to An Archaeology of the Fall and Related Scriptures
Series: A Course of Study: An Archaeology of the Fall. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,770. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology
An Archaeology of the Fall is groundbreaking. This is the second of three sets of lessons for a course on this work and related scriptures. The course is suitable for high school and college students. The instructor’s guide offers programmatic questions (and answers) that should stimulate conversation. The questions flow from the structure category-based nested form.
Tots (Dedicated to the A-Team)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,950. Language: Australian English. Published: May 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Life as an A-cup (Or AAA..is that even on the scale?) in an uncensored and unclassified manner. Do you share similar experiences? Are you able to resonate with the woes of having tiny tots? Whether it be you; your best friend (BFF to be precise); your sister; or your colleague who have cried out “Why me?” “Why do I deserve these molehills?” The A-team deserve a platform to be heard and spoken for!