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Naypyidaw: The New Capital of Burma
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 51,110. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014 by Proglen. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Developing & Emerging Countries, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » City planning
Naypyidaw: The New Capital of Burma examines the possible factors involved in the current relocation of the capital in order to enrich and enhance understanding about contemporary Burma/Myanmar in various aspects - including History, Geography, Political Science, Military Science, Economics, Sociology and Urban Architecture. Fully illustrated with maps and colour photographs.
Half a Piece of Cloth: The Courage of Africa's Countless Widows
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 71,820. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
Riveting first-hand accounts from widows in seven African countries, many young with young children, exposing their desperate circumstances and courage. 'In tune with the African way of telling stories. Once I started reading, it was hard to put down.' From the Introduction by Emily Onyango of Kenya.
Prosperity Freedom and Order
Price: Free! Words: 56,800. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2014 by The Institute of Perceptionism, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Government & business, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
from outside the boundaries of the conventional wisdom, this book gives the reader a unique perspective of the world economy and offers unique solutions for the many recognizable problems of the current system. this book offers the reader an understanding of the fundamental foundation of freedom. on this foundation is constructed a simple morality that can produce a peaceful orderly society.
The Archaeology of the Kansas Monument Site
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,640. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Archaeology, Nonfiction » History » Native American
“Outstanding study of the artifacts recovered from the Republic County site …” says Judith A. Boughter, author of The Pawnee Nation, An Annotated Research Bibliography. The Archaeology of the Kansas Monument Site belongs in the library of anyone interested in archaeology on the Great Plains or the Pawnee Indians. Also good for visitors to the Pawnee Indian Village Museum located on the site.
Methodological Pluralism and Qualitative Family Research
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,600. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Research, Essay » Author profile
This 100-page article is for graduate students and more experienced researchers who are looking for a relatively brief yet in-depth look at the roots of today's qualitative research. The article is divided into three sections, the early history, the middle years, and contemporary times.
The Human Reality
Series: The One, Book 4. Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 56,820. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos, Nonfiction » Social Science » Conspiracy theories
You are born in this world believing everything to be true, then by the time you die you discover that nothing is what it seems... What if the world is not governed by chance, Science, nor Religion? What if it is just a make-believe, meant to keep humans happy and satisfied? Let us explore and discover the truth about this world we call Reality!
Prometheus Bound
Series: The Prometheus Trilogy. Price: Free! Words: 47,980. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Prometheus Bound explores the timeless elements of the human condition that command us as we all play the power game in our lives. This book is especially for those who want to form a clearer picture of the interaction between the church, the economy, the state, the academy, and the family. It is also for those who want to have a better model and understanding of the world going on around them.
WHAT IS TRUTH? POWERS THAT WERE, POWERS THAT ARE The shifting history and impact of communications, movements and the media
Price: Free! Words: 547,800. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Abortion & Birth Control, Essay » Sociology
The shifting history and impact of communications, movements and the media
Inside the Wire: An Alternative View of the Vietnam War
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,630. Language: American English. Published: May 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social classes
The majority of American troops in Vietnam were not involved in the shooting war. They did have their issues however. Written over 30 years ago, this series of anecdotes takes you through two years in the life of one such soldier, from being drafted until after being discharged. From the Local Draft Boards to Nixon’s War on Drugs, it’s all here.
Oggi le Nuvole Ballano il Tango
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 26,110. Language: Italian. Published: May 31, 2014 by Enrico Massetti. Categories: Plays » Caribbean & Latin American, Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions
Poesie tanguere ‘Io direi che il tango e la milonga esprimono in maniera diretta qualcosa che i poeti spesso hanno cercato di esprimere con le parole: la convinzione che combattere può essere una festa’ Jorge Luis Borges
The Terrorist in My Garage
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 26,890. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2014 by The Sager Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Physical
“Karen Matthews Davis has put a face on the dangers of the anti-government movement. Her forthrightness and courage in standing up to those who seek to undermine our democracy makes her a hero. Her shocking story should serve as a wake-up call for those who don’t take the Sovereign Citizen movement seriously.” –Abraham H. Foxman, National Director, Anti-Defamation League
Tango Argentino in Buenos Aires- 36 Strategien um Glücklich zu Tanzen
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 61,890. Language: German. Published: May 27, 2014 by Enrico Massetti. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals, Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions
Strategien, Übungen und Ratschlage um immer glücklich Tango zu tanzen. egal ob in Buenos Aires oder anderswo. Dieses Buch ist eine Liebeserklärung an den Tango, speziell an jene Traditionen, die bald verschwinden, wenn wir sie nicht lebendig halten. Patricia Müller stellt uns den Tango vor, in dem sie über seine historische Entwicklung, Persönlichkeiten und wichtigen Plätzen in Buenos Aires.
A Single Swim
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 24,670. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disease & health issues, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
A Single Swim follows Courtney Nash's life and death, taking a close look into an amoebic infection few people know about - until it's too late. Tracing as far back as 1960s, Naegleria fowleri and the resulting infection of this parasite have taken more than a dozen lives, with a fatality rate of nearly 100%. This book tells the stories of those victims, and what can happen after a single swim.
Venom of Asps
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,130. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Meira bat Erachaim has befriended and was influenced by a wide variety of people from all corners of the world with disparate political opinions and religious beliefs. The places she lived and, more importantly, the people she met helped form her distinctive point of view. Her perspective is unapologetically sincere, sometimes controversial, and never humourless.
A Sense of Freedom
You set the price! Words: 47,460. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
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The true story of a single mother's descent into criminality.
Why Positivity Can Be A Bad Thing!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,850. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Why Positivity Can Be a Bad Thing! is one outlook on the phenomenon called positivity, how it’s changed the world, the people who live in the positive and how they treat those who don’t. The power of positivity can be a good thing if used correctly; if not, those who preach it the loudest are being the biggest hypocrites.
A Darker Shade of Blue: From Public Servant to Professional Deviant - Policing's Special Operations Culture
Price: $8.43 USD. Words: 41,460. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
A Darker Shade of Blue: From Public Servant to Professional Deviant is a first-ever look at the reality of cop culture. Decorated veteran officer, now Chief of Police Scott Silverii, PhD provides a raw look at the process of transforming from idealist applicant to seasoned officer. The focus on policing's Special Operations Groups is unique and promises an eye-opening experience.
Psychology Subdisciplines A Majority View
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 57,880. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » General, Nonfiction » Social Science » Human Services
There may be some debate within the field of psychology and beyond of exactly what a subdiscipline is. Is it a genre, a division, or something completely independent of its own? This is a good question pertaining to both the educational and vocational aspects of the field.
Homeless in America
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,400. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
This is the story of a homeless man and his ordeals. It was experienced, documented and then written by Phil. Phil was once an Electronic Engineer and then a Lawyer. Due to a horrendous state of bad luck and some bad choices, Phil became homeless. He traveled extensively in the eastern part of the USA while he was homeless and tried to cope with life as best as he could.
Promotion Denied
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,010. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations
Promotion: Denied—The Harrowing True Story of Racism, Cover-up, Betrayal and Vigilante Justice at the United States Air Force Academy blows the lid off the shameful secret of the USAF Academy’s history of racism and clearly illustrates why the USAF Academy was known by some black airmen stationed there as “the plantation.”