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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.
More Shit that Pisses Me Off
Series: Shit that Pisses Me Off, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,720. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012 by Magenta. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
Why do men spit (and women don’t)? What’s the real problem with cellphones? What’s wrong with wedding leave? Do you remember Grade Ten History? Why isn’t being a soldier more like being a mother? What did God really promise? And let’s talk about sex…
Shit that Pisses Me Off
Series: Shit that Pisses Me Off, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,750. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011 by Magenta. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Should you need a license in order to become a parent? What’s wrong with calling people Ms. and Mr.? Why is casual day at the office insulting? Why should you take down the flag? Is women’s fiction really women’s fiction? Should we have professional jurors? Why shouldn’t athletes take performance-enhancing drugs? Why should you boycott marriage? And let’s talk about the weather report…
No Country for Black Men
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 65,010. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations, Nonfiction » Music » Rap and hip hop
Inside the culture of exploitation, plus the horrific crimes, that led to the Black Lives Matter movement
Your Mark On The World, Stories of service that show us how to give more with a purpose without giving up what's most important.
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 55,230. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Philanthropy & Charity, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal success
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Your Mark On The World combines inspiring stories of ordinary people doing remarkable things to make the world a better place with practical advice to empower you to give more to a cause (charity, non-profit or social venture) without giving up a career or family.
No End to the Shit that Pisses Me Off
Series: Shit that Pisses Me Off, Book 4. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,860. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013 by Magenta. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
War rape, profit, baby androids, tax exemptions for churches, make-up, having kids, assisted suicide, abortion, grades inflation, littering, business ethics… Philosophy with an attitude. Because the unexamined life is dangerous.
Actionable Evaluation Basics: Getting succinct answers to the most important questions [minibook]
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 8,570. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Methodology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Research
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Avoid getting lost in indicators, measures, and analysis methods; use this guide to get clear, well-reasoned, insightful answers to the most important questions. Great tips for reporting that is succinct and straight-to-the-point without falling into the trap of oversimplification. This easy-to-read, informative minibook gives a practical overview of 6 elements essential for actionable evaluation.
Litter-ology: Understanding Littering and the Secrets to Clean Public Places
Price: $9.69 USD. Words: 37,140. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
Imagine if all our public places were clean and free of litter. In Litter-ology, environmental psychologists Karen Spehr & Rob Curnow share insights gained from over 20 years working on changing people’s disposal behaviour. Based on up to date research evidence, Litter-ology is a highly readable guide for all those who are trying to get results in keeping their public places clean & litter free.
So! You want to be British
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,570. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This book is a collection of more than fifty blogs posted by the author over a two year period. Cultural events, national treasures, famous and ordinary people who made the news illustrate what it means to live in Great Britain and to call oneself British. Most articles are quite short with more than a touch of irreverent humour and read together explain what being British really means.
Szariat dla Niemuzułmanów
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 11,630. Language: Polish. Published: July 14, 2015 by CSPI International. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Islamic law, Nonfiction » Social Science » Islamic studies
Islam to nie tylko religia. To również system polityczny, posiadający własny zestaw praw zwany szariatem. Fundamenty prawne szariatu są całkowicie odmienne od naszych i odrzucają podstawowe prawa człowieka. Prawo szariatu w wielu przypadkach ma bezpośredni wpływ na niemuzułmanów i budzi uzasadnione obawy. Muzułmanie coraz częściej wysuwają żądania o wprowadzanie szariatu.
Theory in Information Behaviour Research
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 76,720. Language: British English. Published: July 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Research, Nonfiction » Social Science » Methodology
A collection of chapters on key theories employed in research into information behaviour, i.e., how people interact with information. The chapters are written by known researchers who have employed the theories in their work.
So You Want to Rescue Child Sex Slaves? What You Need to Know Before You Begin
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 12,340. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Prostitution & sex trade
Based on more than a decade of experience and research, this resource introduces the basic essential information needed to respond to child sex slavery, sex trafficking and other forms of sexual exploitation. It explains the key elements of the problem, examines the essentials of effective responses, and offers practical advice and guidance for getting started or improving your existing response.
THE SUCCESSFUL TREASURE HUNTER’S ESSENTIAL DOWSING MANUAL: How to Easily Develop Your Latent Skills to Locate Gold, Silver, Coins, Caches…
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,690. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Outdoor Skills, Nonfiction » Social Science » Archaeology
This essential manual is a revolutionary new guide to finding treasure, which shows how anyone – beginner or seasoned professional – can easily use the skills they probably never realized they had, to locate treasure – wherever it lies hidden. And, just as importantly, how to pin-point and recover that treasure fast...
The Wicked Lady
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,370. Language: British English. Published: February 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
The Wicked Lady is a 350 year old legend of a lady highwayman. Her name was Katherine Ferrers who lived at Markyate Cell, Hertfordshire. One night she was shot and mortally wounded, rode back to Markyate where she died and was buried in Ware, Herts. Her ghost is said to haunt the area still. The legend is retold along with the life of the Katherine Ferrers and the truth revealed.
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
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”.
A Primer on a Contemporary Infrasovereign Religion
Series: Primers on Category-Based Nested Forms. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,050. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
This primer is the eighth in a series on the category-based nested forms. A nested form model for “the presence underlying the word ‘religion’” may be constructed of three tiers of interscopes. The third tier is the society tier. Institutions occupy the content level. The sovereign occupies the situation level. Infrasovereign religions are “institutions that can grasp for sovereign power”.
A Primer for Individual In Community
Series: Primers on Category-Based Nested Forms. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,600. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Essays
This 5600 word primer is the third in a series on the category based nested forms. A nested form model for “the presence underlying the word ‘religion’” may be constructed of three tiers. These are labeled A (for firstness), B (for secondness) and C (for thirdness). Each tier contains an interscope. The interscope for the first tier, the individual in community, is presented here.
The Killing of Adam: A Victim of Human Sacrifice
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,740. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
Adam's life was cut short brutally at a very young age, the very tender age when children are supposed to enjoy their childhood and when he should have been properly cared for by people he looked to for support and love. He is one of the few the media uses to tell the story, his story, and the reason why we should say no to child ritual abuse.
Fasten Your Seat Belts! History and Heroism in the Pan Am Cabin
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 115,370. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
Fasten Your Seat Belts! is the first history of an airline told in the voices of its flight attendants. Through hundreds of interviews, Valerie Lester has collected the heroic, tragic, and sometimes comic adventures of Pan Am's pioneer cabin crews from 1928-1991. At last here is a book that reveals the immense contribution made by flight attendants to the history of aviation.