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Understanding Caucuses and Primaries
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Series: Simply Put: Civics Lessons. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,260. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Every four years citizens of the United States go to the polling places in November to cast their vote for the next President of the United States. But few realize all that has gone in to the selection of one or both of the main candidates on the ballot. This little book will help explain primaries, caucuses, open vs. closed, pledged vs. unpledged, and more.
National Defense Intelligence College Paper: Sensemaking - A Structure for an Intelligence Revolution, Mindfulness, Macrocognition, Tame and Wicked Problems, Meliorists, Neuroscience
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 103,370. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Sensemaking, whereby intelligence professionals would work with executive decisionmakers to explain data that are "sparse, noisy, and uncertain," requires an interpreter and experienced champion to bring about a practicable understanding and acceptance of the concept among intelligence practitioners.
"Ateş Hırsızı" Dergisi Seçkisi
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Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 35,660. Language: Turkish. Published: September 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
Ateş Hırsızı, anarşizmin Türkiye’deki yolculuğunda iki açıdan büyük önem taşır. İlk sayısının 1992 yılının aralık ayında, 10. ve son sayısının ise Nisan 1999’da yayınlanmasıyla, Ateş Hırsızı, kendisinden sonraki anarşist dergi geleneğinde, acısıyla tatlıyısla, belirleyici olmuştur.
Venom of Asps
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,130. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Meira bat Erachaim has befriended and was influenced by a wide variety of people from all corners of the world with disparate political opinions and religious beliefs. The places she lived and, more importantly, the people she met helped form her distinctive point of view. Her perspective is unapologetically sincere, sometimes controversial, and never humourless.
Inglorious Revolution
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 37,700. Language: British English. Published: May 31, 2013 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
How membership of the European Union has subverted the English Constitution and how the people can set themselves free.
Political Incompetence: What's Wrong With Our System and How To Fix It
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,420. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Our political system is in trouble. Myths and opinions often override facts, data, and analysis. One of our problems is political incompetence in both the electorate and officials. The book identifies critical political competence skills, such as political mythbusting, and shows how they can be used to better understand critical policy and campaign issues.
Justice pour la Palestine !
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 34,540. Language: French. Published: May 2, 2013 by Editions de L'Herne. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Stéphane Hessel, Leïla Shahid, Noam Chomsky, John Dugard, Breyten Breytenbach, Jean Ziegler, Ken Loach, Angela Davis, Roger Waters, Desmond Tutu… une même conviction les réunit : la paix au Proche Orient par l’application du droit international. C’est là tout le sens de la création du Tribunal Russell sur la Palestine.
2013 China Military and Security Report: People's Liberation Army (PLA), Space, Cyber Attacks on American Military, Technology, People's Republic of China Force Modernization, Taiwan
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 172,400. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This important DOD report from May 2013 provides extensive details on the status of the Chinese military. In addition to the new 2013 report, this unique ebook compilation includes seven other DOD annual reports for the years 2006 through 2012.
The Double-Edged Sword of Freedom of Speech
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,620. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » US Constitution
What were the Classical Philosophers and Thinkers of the Age of Enlightenment saying about the Censorship and Freedom of Speech? What did the Founding Fathers learn from their Great Predecessors? Were the Framers of the Constitution the real Champions of Freedom? This short essay may help you find answers to the questions mentioned above.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Breaking The Disaster Cycle: Future Directions in Natural Hazard Mitigation - History of Disaster Policy, Mitigation, Ethics, Studies, Plans
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 56,820. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) provides comprehensive information on disaster mitigation policy and techniques.
Le duumvirat
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You set the price! Words: 1,000. Language: French. Published: November 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Les élus locaux du Parti socialiste ont-ils intérêt à ce qu'un des leurs accède à la présidence ? Pourquoi sont-ils incapables de « penser autrement » face aux crises actuelles ? Qui est le gagnant de la confrontation Verts/PS ? Pourquoi les Français sont-ils résignés ? Que peut-on attendre au soir du 22 avril 2012 ?
21st Century NBC WMD CBRN Weapons and Terrorism: Mass Fatality Management for Incidents Involving Weapons of Mass Destruction - Capstone Document from the U.S. Army and Department of Justice
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 44,820. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Medical examiners and coroners (ME/Cs) must prepare not only to respond to disasters, but also to manage the catastrophic incident. Formulating disaster plans that address all types of disasters may not be enough, unless these plans provide critical guidance for dealing with the unique aspects WMD impose.
2012 U.S. Intelligence Community Threat Assessment on Global Water Security - Shortages, Floods, National Security Impact, Nile, Tigris-Euphrates, Mekong, Jordan, Indus, Brahmaputra, and Amu Darya
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,350. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth Sciences / Hydrology
This report, issued in February 2012 and requested by the Department of State, is designed to answer the question: How will water problems (shortages, poor water quality, or floods) impact US national security interests over the next 30 years?
Generation W.T.F: How Millennials Can Stop the Mushrooming Costs of Social Security, Medicaid, and Medicare
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,060. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Generation W.T.F, by author and financial analyst Neil Grossman, raises awareness of the coming "Generational Storm" and offers advice to today's 80 million Millennials on how to save their financial future.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Counterintelligence Field Manual - FM 34-60 (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 89,700. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement
Part of our value-added professional format series, the Counterintelligence Field Manual (FM 34-60) provides guidance to commanders, counterintelligence (CI) agents, and analysts.
One Man's Opinion: Thoughts on the Current State of African-American Culture
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,580. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
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Author Charles Story encourages African-Americans to engage in meaningful dialogue with each other about each other. One Man’s Opinion is a conversation with readers addressing critical issues within African American culture, including education, health, business, religion and family. He challenges readers to then move beyond talk and into action and suggests concrete ideas for next steps.
FBI Hate Crime Data Collection Guidelines and Training Manual - Criteria and Definitions, Scenarios of Bias Motivation, Race, Religion, Ethnicity, Sexual Orientation, Disability, Gender
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 36,410. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
The passage of the Matthew Shepard and James Byrd, Jr. Hate Crimes Prevention Act (the Act) in 2009 expanded the bias motivation definitions for hate crimes.
The Big Change
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 136,270. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
We can have a better life and attain greater happiness. Most books on this subject take an individualized approach to happiness. This book is a little different. There are so many things impacting our life that revolves around our society. This book is an easy and straightforward plan that will take our lives out of the hands of 536 people we can't trust anymore.
Outlaw Visions
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Price: Free! Words: 125,410. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Outlaw Visions wends through monastic hallways, trial courtrooms, prison cells, onto campuses to engage young activists. I shouted “Peace! Peace!” and heard “Criminal!” We descend into prison’s hellish darkness where I existed as a subhuman. You are invited to transform you own subhumanness through ritual practices envisioning yourself as an "Earthfolk" peacefully at home on the Living Earth.
Democracy
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 69,870. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2012 by WSIC EBooks Ltd.. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
These days there is countrywide debate and agitation over propriety of election of members of parliament and their activities in certain democratic countries like India. Even though people vote en-mass during election, they are not happy with performance of elected representatives. In fact there are many convicts and criminals in the Indian parliament and their entry in parliament is unchecked.