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Four Pack: Four Essays on Aspects of Human Nature
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 40,490. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015 by WingSpan Press. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
You only have to know about two things to know that world peace is possible—baboons and Europe. By studying one amazing band of baboons in a tiny spot in East Africa and by studying modern Europe (current population about 600 million), one discovers not only that world peace is possible, one discerns the exact formula for achieving it. The “Forest Troop” of African savannah baboons combines with t
Preppers Guide : The Essential Preppers Guide Box Set
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Series: The Blokehead Success Series. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 18,810. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2015 by Yap Kee Chong. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief
This book will help you to prepare well for disaster. Preparedness needs adequate knowledge and understanding, as well as careful planning and proper execution in order to be successful. Nobody wants to get all the hard work done only to find out that you got the wrong supplies or it wasn’t enough to tide you and your family through the critical days. This box set will also show you ....
The Path to Total Equality: A Social Revolution
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,080. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2015. Category: Essay » Sociology
Sexism is alive and well. Women still make less money than men, remain objectified, and still lack control over their bodies. There are calls for equality, but what would that mean? What would need to happen in America for total sexual equality to be realized? This essay is a blueprint for the specific changes required to realize complete sexual equality.
The Strangulation of Grace Roberts Artist's Model December 29, 1916
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,780. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
Grace Roberts was a 25-year-old manicurist and artist's model for hosiery ads across the United States. In her violent death the reader is transported into the life of affluent Philadelphia nearly a century ago. One of her most prominent suitors was the heir to a Pittsburgh coal fortune, a man who was educated at Yale. He and Mary's romance was broken off in 1907 because of social constraints.
State of Power 2015: An annual anthology on global power and resistance
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,880. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Global society studies
State of Power seeks to examine different dimensions of globalised power, unmasking the key holders of power and identifying sources of transformative counter-power. The essays cover an impressive breadth of themes, from corporate law to the dominance of the financial sector, from big mining to food speculation, to the struggles challenging power in Mexico, Mozambique, Italy and Greece.
A Primer on Sensible and Social Construction
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Series: Primers on Category-Based Nested Forms. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,240. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Theory
This 4200 word primer is the second in a series on the category based nested forms. Humans innately produce two types of construction, sensible and social. These two types are interdependent. Their structure can be elucidated using the nested form. The empty slot nested form itself serves as an example for both types of construction.
La strategia del canguro - L'Australia tra l'alleato americano ed il partner cinese.
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,640. Language: Italian. Published: January 24, 2015 by Fuoco Edizioni. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
L'Australia oggi intende giocare un ruolo sempre più attivo come Potenza regionale inserita nella fondamentale area geopolitica del Pacifico asiatico.
Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Guide for All-Hazard Emergency Operations Planning (EOP) State and Local Guide (SLG) 101, Earthquake, Hurricane, Flood and Dam Failure
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 107,630. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief
This State and Local Guide (SLG) provides emergency managers and other emergency services personnel with information on FEMA's concept for developing risk-based, all-hazard emergency operations plans.
Book and Film Reviews and Books Received, Femspec double issue v. 8
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Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 4,000. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
Book reviews of Daughters of the Great Star by Diana Rivers; Becoming the Villainess by Jeannine Hall Gailey and Naomi Mitchison, a Profile of Her Life and Work by Lesley Hall. Review of the film, Fissures.
How to Choose Political Leaders
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Price: Free! Words: 2,670. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Is God interested in Politics? The answer is a resounding Yes. Is He interested in the kind of persons we should choose as our leaders? Another resounding Yes. But how do we know what His will is? Is there a guideline from His word, the scriptures? In this book, renowned Life Coach, Dr David Ogbueli, President of the Golden Heart Foundation, shows us they keys according to God's guidelines. Shalom
Why We Need Not Marry
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 12,850. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy
This book is based on the concepts of Evolutionary Science, Philosophy, Genetics, Psychology and Social Science explaining why we need not marry. The main chapter of the book is the costs and benefits of being single, marriage, live in relationship, live apart together and Mosuo marriage system, which everyone must know. The whole book together will help you to decide whether to marry or not.
The Ironing Cure: How to iron the easier and faster way
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Price: Free! Words: 4,340. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Cleaning & caretaking
Stop struggling with the ironing. Do it the better way.
Politics for the Disinterested
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,220. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015 by aLife Beyond Books. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
In this book, you will learn the basics of the political realm here in the United States, and will learn what some words mean that you might have heard thrown around on TV.
A Derailment
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Series: The Rabbit of Usk, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,280. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Tells of our hero's attempt to grasp the nature of seasons, English Speaking People, the London Underground and the domination of Saxons by their Norman overlords.
Everyone's An Asshole Except Kids and Seniors: A Book of Normal Thinking
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,110. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
The feel-good quotes flooding our social media walls often confuse rather than inspire, keep us dissatisfied in our relationships and jobs, and make us feel like we’re never good enough. Thankfully, this book is full of logical and factual thoughts that explain how, despite the world continuing to get worse, the problems you may be having in it have little to do with you.
भारत का सांस्कृतिक विकास: जरूरत आत्म-अन्वेषण की
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Price: Free! Words: 18,980. Language: Hindi. Published: January 16, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Global society studies
एक बेहद मासूम सी गुफतगूं की आरजू, शब्दों की सतरंगी पोशाक पहनने की जिद ठाने बैठी थी। मैंने उसे डराया भी कि शब्दों से संवाद की बदगुमानी अच्छी नहीं। पर जिद के आगे झुकना पड़ा। आपसे गुजारिश और यह उम्मीद भी कि आपकी स्वीकृति उसी प्रेम व करुणा के भावों में मिलेगी, जिस भाव में अभिव्यक्ति की अल्हड़ सी कोशिश है। लफ्जों की इस नौरंगी-नार की पजीराई कीजिए। इस संवाद से दिलरुबाई कीजिए।
Myths to Live By
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 106,810. Language: American English. Published: January 14, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Psychology of Religion
Joseph Campbell famously compared mythology to a kangaroo pouch for the human mind and spirit: "a womb with a view." In Myths to Live By, he examines all of the ways in which myth supports and guides us, giving our lives meaning.
Derailed But Not Defeated, Femspec v. 8
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Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 4,450. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015 by Femspec Journal. Category: Essay » Political
My worst fears seemed to be realized when, on my first day, my department chair, a Harvard man nearing retirement, greeted me by saying, “I really hate to see you here. Society wastes its investment when it educates women.” Now a dream more than twenty years after I left that position made me realized that I still needed to clear out some of the psychic stuff I’d left behind and move on.
What to Do When You Are Stuck at Toxic U: Strategies for Avoidance, Salvage, and Survival
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Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 6,790. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015 by Femspec Journal. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
You see, no one at The College, an all purpose label for the small, religious, liberal arts college at which until recently I was tenure track will discuss any reasons why I am in my last year. Considering all the evidence of my outstanding performance, I was stunned and devastated when I got a curt letter of non-renewal.
Professor/Mother: The Uneasy Partnership, Femspec v. 8
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Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 4,190. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2015 by Femspec Journal. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
In 1992, I had given birth to a son and had taken a one-year maternity leave, which thereby extended the Post-doctoral Fellowship over three years rather than the usual two. This essay charts a circuitous route toward a tenure-stream position, a route made arduous by a harsh economy and the demands of motherhood experienced for the first time and outside the relative security of tenured academe.