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Illusions
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 61,100. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2014 by Gingernut Books Ltd. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Conspiracy theories
Philip Gardiner for the first time in years is releasing a new book. An all-encompassing foray into the world of secret societies, mind manipulation, Royal families, UFOs, Nazis, propaganda, religion, mass murderers and everything in between. Prepare to have your mind exercised.
Heaven Sent
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,520. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
In 1962-1963, at Indianapolis School #80, strange and coincidental events caused students and teachers to believe that I had been sent by God. At the same time, many Americans believed that John and Jackie Kennedy were the fulfillment of Arthurian legend and would turn the world into a Camelot. Both myths were lies, but the events motivated me to learn what we need to do to create heaven on Earth.
Social Skills
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Price: $8.97 USD. Words: 34,440. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Reference
“Social Skills” is the first complete in-depth book on this topic of social skills, bringing a fresh new unique approach to improving people's social standing, fully researched rooted in the psychology and science of human interaction, on top of practical “how-to” applications. Hence, “Social Skills” goes beyond theory and shows anybody exactly how to apply their new skills in social situations.
Deception
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 49,050. Language: Italian. Published: August 7, 2014 by Fuoco Edizioni. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
Saggio sulla disinformazione e propaganda nelle moderne società di massa
Handbook for Survival — Saving Lives During Radiation Release and Other Disasters
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,860. Language: American English. Published: August 6, 2014 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief
This is Dr. Brodsky’s 9th book with data and information for protecting health and saving lives. This information fills gaps in official homeland security preparations and will empower civilians to save their own families, not only from radiation but also from other natural disasters or terrorist events.
Our Own Day Here
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,080. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Urban
This is a collection of observations on community exploring how we get around, get along, and get a living in a world where not only nature but our own human nature are often hidden in plain sight.
Grants Chapel Alley
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 21,720. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations
Grants Chapel Alley is based on true events. Good days were when life was merely unpleasant. The tiny houses that were behind Grants Chapel Alley were modeled after slave cabins. This was life in Macon, Georgia in 1950.
Father Figure: My Mission to Prevent Child Sexual Abuse
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,480. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014 by Mountain Springs House mspringspub@gmail.com. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Child Abuse
This book is focused on prevention of child sexual abuse. It elaborates on the possibility of preventing abuse by avoiding a potentially abusive setup. The book discusses the numerous challenges faced in trying to work effectively with the various “systems”. However, it also demonstrates that even an ordinary citizen can do something effective to prevent child sexual abuse.
Travellers in Taiwan: Reflections of Formosa
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,390. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014 by Warrior Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
What do "foreigners" think of Taiwan ? How long do they stay ? What do they do ? Are Taiwanese really friendly & smart ? Should Taiwan be part of China ? These questions and curiosities are answered in this study, the first of its kind in Taiwan. An amusing but sociological insight into Taiwan.
All You Need to Know About Disability is on Star Trek
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 107,570. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » People with Disabilities
More illuminating than a Supernova. More fun than a Klingon drinking song. Set a course for a view of disability through a Star Trek lens. From genetic engineering, to physical, cognitive and psychiatric disabilities, Dr. Lehmann provides 12 chapters of disability topics illustrated with dialogue from Star Trek episodes and movies.
One Nation Inside the Bricks
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 30,140. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Urban
In One Nation Inside The Bricks, Jake Manning takes you inside a world of violence filled with gang bangers and drug dealers. Manning has spent over 25 years working in public housing in Boston. He tells a riveting story from the front lines in the war against violence that illustrates the powerful truth that you can survive against the greatest of odds.
Lure of the Vampire: A Pop Culture Reference Book
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 55,330. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Reference
Lure of the Vampire is a pop culture reference book that takes you on a journey through the mythology and history of the monstrous vampires – through the romantic and, at times, scary vampires in movies, television, and books. Included in this definitive guide are interviews with “real” vampires, lists, and websites for readers to continue their journey long after theyhave read the book.
Wake Up Time
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,170. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations
Wake Up Time is the, often very graphic and anecdotal, story of a personal journey through remote areas of Australia’s Outback. In addition it offers an analysis of the confronting, sad, scary and puzzling situations of Indigenous Australians in remote communities. It seeks answers to the question why billions of dollars have not solved this humanitarian problem.
The Foreign Policies of U.S. Presidents
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,700. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » North America
From America's beginning its presidents have grappled with foreign policy concerns, some of which are well remembered while others are long forgotten. For example, Fillmore in the 1850's resisted pressure to go to war with Peru over bird droppings. Eisenhower resisted pressure in the 1950's to get pulled into war in Vietnam. This volume summarizes the foreign policies of each U.S. President.
A Thailand Diary Volume 1 January - June
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,990. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A virtual look at Thailand and the Thais through the pages of a diary. You will meet, from the comfort of your armchair, real Thais. From bankers to farmers, from rich to poor. From the very young to the very old. Read the exploits of people like Bancha, Banjawan, Dao, Weelai and Sawat. You'll get to know them as if you know them in person An authentic view of the country and its people.
International Journal of Research Vol-1 Issue-5 Social Studies
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,420. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Developing & Emerging Countries
We are happy to announce the successful publication of the June Issue of the International Journal of Research. We encourage graduate, post graduate, PhD students and other scholar from the field of science, technology, planning and management to get their paper published and share the treasure of the knowledge that you have gained.
Hunting Practices of the Wachiperi: Demystifying Indigenous Environmental Behavior
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 52,630. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
What makes indigenous peoples conserve or degrade biodiversity? This study provides a superb example of the changing environmental behavior of indigenous groups in light of widespread phenomena such as cultural change, market expansion, and greater diversification of livelihoods.
Wednesday's Women
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 57,240. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies
This books is based on Dr Michael O'Leary's doctoral thesis 'Social and Literary Constraints on Women Writers in New Zealand: 1945 to 1970'. This book clearly establishes the anti women biases of the male literary establishment in New Zealand during this period.
Naypyidaw: The New Capital of Burma
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 51,110. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014 by Proglen. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Developing & Emerging Countries
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
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 71,700. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Africa
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.