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Graddad's Orchard
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Price: Free! Words: 720. Language: Australian English. Published: June 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Storytelling
The orchard is what symbolised much of who my granddad was. For me it meant fun in the leafy rows. But a twist that darkened our hearts changed it all.
Supporting Inclusive Growth
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Price: Free! Words: 2,240. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Poverty & Homelessness
Poverty has plunged in some Asia and the Pacific countries over the last 20 years, but its elimination in the region is unfinished business. The Asian Development Bank introduced inclusive growth in 2008 as one of its complementary strategic agendas. Has this become an operational reality? What challenges remain and how can ADB further increase inclusion in its projects and programs?
WHAT IS TRUTH? POWERS THAT WERE, POWERS THAT ARE The shifting history and impact of communications, movements and the media
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Price: Free! Words: 547,800. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Abortion & Birth Control
The shifting history and impact of communications, movements and the media
Food Security in Asia: No Time for Complacency
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Price: Free! Words: 3,900. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
What are the causes and consequences of the recent escalation and volatility of world food prices, and its implications for Asia? If agricultural productivity problems are not addressed, it is quite possible that food security will be a recurrent world and regional concern in the coming decades, potentially jeopardizing Asia’s economic growth.
Our New Tomorrow: A Conversation About Europe
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Price: Free! Words: 5,200. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Our New Tomorrow is a written supplement to Paul Okel's series of talks, A Conversation About Europe, intended to respond to the results of the 2014 European Parliament elections. Far from being an end point, the 2014 elections mark the beginning of a critically important moment in the construction of the European Union.
A Sense of Freedom
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Price: Free! Words: 47,460. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
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The true story of a single mother's descent into criminality.
Kukačka, pták kouzelný
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Price: Free! Words: 10,260. Language: Czech. Published: May 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
O funkci kukačky ve starých českých pověstech a pověrách, s přihlédnutím k okolním i vzdálenějším národům
Badiya - Los Nómadas Saharauis en los Territorios Liberados del Sáhara Occidental
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Price: Free! Words: 14,420. Language: Spanish. Published: April 28, 2014. Category: Essay » Sociology
Este es un ensayo fotográfico sobre la vida nómada de los saharauis que viven en la parte más oriental del Sahara Occidental, también conocida como ‘territorios liberados’. Esos territorios para los saharauis son ‘la badiya’, que se conforma conjuntamente de rebaños, pastos, pozos y tiendas y donde los ritmos de vida son dictados por las lluvias y las necesidades del ganado.
#Näthatsdebatten Del 4 av 4 i serien Twitterstorm
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Series: Twitterstorm, Book 4. You set the price! Words: 800. Language: Swedish. Published: April 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Del 4 i serien Twitterstorm består av en tvärvetenskaplig forskningsrapport och studiesammanställning. Där man kommer att studera vilka slutsatser som man kan drar av det här rådata materialet som finns och som förekommer i samtliga dessa tre e-böckerna om #MänNätHat, #NätHat och #NätKärlek. Den tvärvetenskapliga forskningsstudie rapportsammanställningen kommer att publiceras här när den bli klar.
Sexist Shit that Pisses Me Off
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Price: Free! Words: 58,300. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014 by Magenta. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Feminism & Feminist Theory
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The title says it all. A collection of 110 exposes and analyses of everyday sexist shit that pisses me off.
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
Parallel Worlds and Future of Mankind
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Price: Free! Words: 13,110. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Research
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This book discusses mainly about the physical parallel worlds, parallel ethereal worlds and parallel future worlds; how these worlds are normally contacted and how we can make use of their awareness and contacts. You will no doubt benefit much by having patience and an open mind as you go through the book, while removing all negative feelings and bias.
Мировая история превращения женщин в подстилки. Книга 2. Бревно с широко раздвинутыми ногами.
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Price: Free! Words: 1,310. Language: Russian. Published: March 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » General
Каждая женщина считает себя личностью. Напрасно. Ни одна женщина личностью не является. Вне зависимости от расовой, национальной, профессиональной и прочей принадлежности. Любая женщина живет так, как ее запрограммировал мужчина. Как ему удобно, как ему захотелось. Женщины даже и не предполагают, кто производит образы для того, что они считают своим "Я", и зачем.
Почему курица не птица, а баба не человек. Книга 1. Бревно с широко раздвинутыми ногами.
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Price: Free! Words: 1,340. Language: Russian. Published: March 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
Каждая женщина считает себя личностью. Напрасно. Ни одна женщина личностью не является. Вне зависимости от расовой, национальной, профессиональной и прочей принадлежности. Любая женщина живет так, как ее запрограммировал мужчина. Как ему удобно, как ему захотелось. Женщины даже и не предполагают, кто производит образы для того, что они считают своим "Я", и зачем.
Too Fast for Too Many
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Price: Free! Words: 9,360. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Global society studies
A Non - Manifesto on the overlooked effects of t oday’s unparalleled technological progress
MUTUAL AWAKENING
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Price: Free! Words: 9,140. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
This book is an introduction to a profound spiritual practice called Mutual Awakening. In truth it is better described as a variety of practices of similar form generally worked with in pairs or small groups. These practices, when guided masterfully, lead those engaged into a shared awakening of consciousness not only within the individuals themselves but more importantly in the space between them
An Alphabet of Characters from Mythology
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Price: Free! Words: 5,070. Language: British English. Published: February 18, 2014 by Dodo Books. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Science / Folklore & Mythology
(3.00 from 1 review)
26 iconic deities from around the world, many still revered today, depicted in detailed, line artwork.
Reincarnation Viewed from the Standpoint of Soul Merging
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Price: Free! Words: 7,590. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Death & Dying
This book agrees with skeptics that there is no proof of a deceased personality returning to become the sole occupant of a new physical body. However, it points out that the process of soul-merging (or, spirit possession) is acknowledged by all major religions, as capable of taking place from early childhood.
Thoughts from a Christian Libertarian: Essays, Rants, and Musings
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Price: Free! Words: 3,650. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
A writer and mother thinks about liberty, responsibility, God, and country. She struggles with the realities of being a Christian in a country founded on freedom of conscience, yet drifting toward collectivism and tyranny. She offers ideas for strengthening the family, protecting individual liberty, and generally fighting back against a culture that is in decline.
Love, Money, Sex and Death in the 21st Century
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Price: Free! Words: 24,270. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution
Love, Money, Sex and Death. A mind-blowing series of essays concerning ten ethical and moral dilemmas facing modern science as well as the rest of humanity. The 21st Century is sure going to be interesting. A non-fiction hypertext, illustrated.