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Vanishing Village: The Struggle for Community in the New West
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,810. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Rural
Just a few miles beyond the bright lights of the Las Vegas Strip and the surrounding suburbs, a quiet village vigorously resists the insistent pull of the metropolis. The villagers believe the modern way, the urban way is not necessarily the best way. They want to make their own rules and set their own standards, insisting that one size does not fit all.
The Sociology of the Professions: Lawyers, Doctors and Others
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 115,510. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Legal Profession
Dingwall and Lewis's renowned compilation of theorists and empirical researchers into the sociology of the professions was groundbreaking when first published in 1983 and has influenced scholars and professionals since. The new digital edition features a substantive new Foreword by Professor Sida Liu of the University of Wisconsin. Not limited to one occupation or field, as are many such studies.
Political Moments
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,640. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Essay » Political
Political Moments is a collection of quotes taken from the novel 'A Dangerous God, bastards of angels' and other works. It covers areas such as war, politics, evolution, free will, religion, humanism, tyranny, liberty, economics.
The Future of Western Civilization Series 1 Book 4: Psychiatrist Dr Nicholas Beecroft Interviews Visionary Leaders
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,360. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Dr Nicholas Beecroft Interviews: Unleashing Human Potential-Soleira Green Wise Democracy-Jim Rough Mindfulness-Dr Nicholas Beecroft Evolutionary Leadership-Peter Merry The Future of Europe-Helen Titchen Beeth Ending the Culture War-Phil Neisser & Jacob Hess The Future of Western Civilization Progress Report-Dr Nicholas Beecroft interviewed by Melanie Mortiboys
The Future of Western Civilization Series 1 Book 3: Psychiatrist Dr Nicholas Beecroft interviews Visionary Leaders
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 73,080. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Dr Nicholas Beecroft Interviews: Generational Cycles-Neil Howe Catalyzing Change-Peggy Holman Successful Nations-Richard Barrett Resurrecting Christianity-Bishop Michael Nazir-Ali German Identity & Patriotism-Adrian Wagner Compassionate Healthcare-Dr Robin Youngson New Money-Jordan MacLeod
The Future of Western Civilization Series 1 Book 2: Psychiatrist Dr Nicholas Beecroft interviews Visionary Leaders
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,900. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Dr Nicholas Beecroft Interviews: The West is Best-Insights from the PR Man to the Stars-Howard Bloom Evolutionary Enlightenment-Living from your Creative Impulse-Andrew Cohen Renaissance 2-Catalyzing the 2nd Renaissance-Dr Robin Wood Positive Patriotism-The Evolving British-Chris Parish The Master Code-The Theory that Explains Everything-Dr Don Beck
The Protection of Children (Second Edition): State Intervention and Family Life
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 123,520. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social Work
Robert Dingwall, John Eekelaar and Topsy Murray's classic study of law & social work in action is based on the most extensive investigation of child abuse/neglect in Britain. It follows cases from the first detection of mistreatment to the resolution (or otherwise) of the problem. Famed for coining the oft-used (and misplaced) phrase "the rule of optimism," the book is updated in the 2014 edition.
Jewish State, Pariah Nation: Israel and the Dilemmas of Legitimacy
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 65,000. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Israel
Jewish statehood was restored in 1948 amid a struggle over legitimacy that has persisted in Israel. After the United Nations declared Zionism to be “a form of racism,” Israel has confronted an escalating international assault on its legitimacy. In political, academic, media, and cultural circles it has been demonized as an “apartheid,” even “Nazi,” state that much of the world despises.
Stories From The Bus
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 36,620. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
For several years, Merlin Sprague drove a small passenger bus for a senior center. It was an unusual occupation In these stories, Merlin expresses consternation with an increasingly harsh system originally designed to help those who cannot help themselves.
100 Bigfoot Nights: A Chilling True Story
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 35,680. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014 by Vegas Pulse LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
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True story of a family tormented by Bigfoots. They have evidence to accompany their story.
The Family Business
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,440. Language: American English. Published: March 18, 2014 by Pegasus Books. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Conspiracy theories
The Family Business is the story of Michael Ponzi's return to a Hoboken neighborhood to continue in his father’s profession.
A Socialist Reader
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Price: Free! Words: 60,740. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2014 by CatYelling. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social classes
Contents: The Communist Manifesto by Marx and Engels Socialism, Scientific and Utopian by Engels The Soul of Man Under Socialism by Wilde plus a short introduction by Shetterly and two collections of his favorite quotes about socialism, sharing, and wealth: Quotes for Socialists Socialist Quotes from the Great Religions
Potere globale - Il ritorno della Russia sulla scena internazionale
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,670. Language: Italian. Published: March 12, 2014 by Fuoco Edizioni. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Saggio sulla nuova politica di forza della Russia in ambito internazionale.
Vent'anni senza Muro - Dagli Imperi della Guerra Fredda agli Imperi del XXI secolo
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,500. Language: Italian. Published: March 11, 2014 by Fuoco Edizioni. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Saggio storico sugli Imperi della Guerra Fredda e il suo proseguo fino ad oggi.
Fuite de l'Absolu: Observations cyniques sur l'Occident postmoderne. volume I
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 172,300. Language: French. Published: March 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
En Occident, nos élites affirment que l’on peut vivre sans religion. L’anthropologie indique plutôt que toute civilisation est enracinée dans une vision du monde, une religion. Il faut se demander alors quelle est la religion occidentale dominante de l’Occident? Quelles sont ses croyances fondamentales? Quels groupes la propagent et quels sont ses mythes, ses rituels et méthodes de recrutement?
The Rebel
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 185,970. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
A handbook for the man of the future, The Rebel is a comprehensive guide to Osho as a planetary visionary.
Qui tutto va a puttane!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,800. Language: Italian. Published: March 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations
Perché vi sono tante prostitute per strada e nelle case, perché le città si popolano di donne che sono costrette a darsi al primo venuto? Chi sono quegli uomini che fermano l’auto? Che cosa dicono, cosa vogliono, come lo chiedono, perché lo fanno? Chi sono le donne che si vendono, quanto guadagnano? Che cos’è davvero il sesso a pagamento?
THE SACRED MATRIX: From the Matrix of Violence to the Matrix of Life, The Foundation for a New Civilization
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 152,350. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014 by Verlag Meiga GbR. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
We all have a longing for a better world. Some of us even dare to think that such a world is actually possible, and that a world of peace, love, cooperation and abundance for all is necessary to our survival. "The Sacred Matrix" by Dieter Duhm is a manual on how to build such a new culture so that this profound yearning of humanity can be satisfied.
Why Atheism
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Series: Psychology, Book 5. Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 24,110. Language: American English. Published: February 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Atheistic and Agnostic studies
Humanity is in a state of mess and it is just for spread of virus of god through religions which has been robbing off the people of their most precious possession - Intellect. Religions shut off thinking through preaching faith. Here is an analytic view of Atheism to save the humanity from further peril.
Uncivil War: The Israel Conflict in the Jewish Community
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,620. Language: British English. Published: February 26, 2014 by David Paul. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Jewish studies
Diaspora Jews are no longer unified in their support for Israel. Aggression and hostility between Jews has broken out, especially over Palestine. The author analyses the secular and religious divisions in Britain and the USA, explores conflict resolution techniques and then describes his own innovative efforts at managing differences by organising encounters between dozens of Jewish leaders.