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Inner-directed et other-directed
Price: Free! Words: 1,350. Language: French. Published: September 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Theory, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
A travers plusieurs exemples (pour qui voter ?,guerre civile, informations prématurées, crise des subprimes), Patrice Ranjard montre comment des individus ou des dirigeants inner ou other-directed vont réagir de façon totalement différente alors qu'ils disposent, au départ, des mêmes informations.
Evil Orwell: An Essay
Price: Free! Words: 2,510. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
George Orwell seen as abettor of totalitarian rule, not its enemy. His character is called into question under analysis of his novel: Nineteen-Eighty-Four.
Bloody Jack Bladon - Whiskey Spy
Price: Free! Words: 16,210. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
Bloody Jack Bladon was the first South Carolina constable to draw blood underneath the umbrella of the South Carolina Prohibition and Dispensary Act in 1893. This is the story of his crime and trial.
The Battle for Caspian Oil During World Wars
Price: Free! Words: 860. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
A very short essay with the the battles for the Caspian oil during World Wars, but also during more recent wars of attrition
E Dikhe ton Pithhekon
Price: Free! Words: 12,940. Language: Greek. Published: July 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Law » Court Records
Apospasma twn praktikwn ths 7hs hmeras ths dikhs "Politeia tou Tennessee kata Scopes": H exetash tou W.J. Bryan apo ton C. Darrow. Ti symvainei otan h misallodoxia, o fanatismos, h 8rhskolhpsia, o antiepisthmonismos kai o paralogismos ginontai Nomos?
47% Benghazi
Price: Free! Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
"Whether they were al Qaeda affiliates, whether they were Libyan-based extremists or al Qaeda itself I think is one of the things we'll have to determine." That is an excerpt from Ambassador Rice's comments on the CBS show Face the Nation on Sept. 16. Many would and should take the words al Qaeda or al Qaeda affiliate to mean terrorist. How the media and the nation did not jump on this and give...
Nsempiisms
Price: Free! Words: 11,320. Language: British English. Published: March 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
6th Book from Nana Awere Damoah, short, straight-to-the-point, shot-from-the-hip, articles from the Ghanaian writer.
Writings @ Ankur Mutreja: Satire, Reviews, Opinions, Philosophy
Price: Free! Words: 96,630. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » General law, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
The book presents my views on issues ranging from contemporary events to personal philosophy. The book is, in fact, a consolidation of my views concretized on my blogs over years and is divided into four sections: Satire, Reviews, Opinions and Philosophy.
India’s Urbanisation Experiences
Series: GP and ORF e-books, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 24,250. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » City planning, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
This publication provides information on key urban challenges facing India, and directions the country could take to absorb and manage future growth. Five aspects responsible for achieving sustainable urbanisation are reviewed: Urban population trends, implementation of master plans, housing for the urban poor, solid waste management and the need for smart cities.
Local Ballot Initiatives: How citizens can change laws with clipboards, conversations, and campaigns
Price: Free! Words: 10. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
A booklet about how people use the ballot initiative process at the local level.
Outlaw or American Patriot?
Price: Free! Words: 80,940. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion and politics
"Resist illegitimate authority!" meant both religious and secular authority as they waged the Vietnam War. Inspired by the visions of Vatican Council II and Pierre Teilhard de Chardin, like other "Catholic Radicals," I destroyed tens of thousands of draft cards as one of the "Minnesota 8." Why did I do it? What did my trial and prison do to me? Dread-filled times waging "Peace, now!" MLK & Lennon!
2013 Hispanic Values Survey: How Shifting Religious Identities and Experiences are Influencing Hispanic Approaches to Politics
Price: Free! Words: 12,580. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion and politics
The new Hispanic Values Survey conducted by the nonpartisan Public Religion Research Institute. The survey’s release coincides with the celebration of National Hispanic Heritage Month.
The Final Discrimination
Price: Free! Words: 9,600. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business ethics
Our civilised societies have abolished discrimination - right? WRONG! Read how we can remove the final discrimination.
Murder in the Name of Allah
Price: Free! Words: 53,920. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013 by Ahmadiyya Muslim Community. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Hardly a day passes on which an Islamic event does not make headlines. The president of a Muslim country is assassinated by the supporters of Muslim brotherhood; a European journalist is taken hostage by Islamic Jihad; a Pan-American aircraft is hijacked.
America's War on Islam, and Everything and Everyone Else, Including Americans.
Price: Free! Words: 36,490. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This work cuts through the usual spin that America bombards its citizens with when trying to explain its actions, both in the world community, and at home. It also offers a critical view of how Americans find it possible to blindly support their nation in its wars on everyone else.
Biochemistry Will Kill Us All
You set the price! Words: 1,490. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biotechnology, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Scientists will soon know so much about biochemistry that it will be possible for any fairly smart college student with some fairly cheap equipment to create deadly new viruses. This will make it possible for terrorists to kill billions of people.
The Second Beast
Price: Free! Words: 17,840. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Theology / General
Revelation tells Christians what will happen to our future. It tells us we must hold fast, or we will suffer the same fate as those who follow the Beast and those prophesies of that Jezebel. We have also been given the Seven Spirits of God to help us persevere through the coming desolation. This book gives a clearer understanding of what’s happening today, and what’s to come in the future.
The Other Side of the Fence - Setting the record straight
Price: Free! Words: 42,670. Language: Australian English. Published: May 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
When you pick up the news paper and you see yourself in print being accused of attempting to blackmail a federal senator with the purpose of extorting money and none of it is true, you have to do something.... anything to clear your name. In the interest of setting the record straight, on behalf of the Curry, Coe and Batman families I present the Other Side of the Fence.
Heaven On Earth: A New World of Infinite Love
You set the price! Words: 17,800. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
"The kingdom of God is within you." - Jesus Christ. Heaven On Earth makes the case to the reader that what humanity is experiencing in the year 2013 is the greatest spiritual evolution in history. Take a journey of thought within the reality of humanity's ongoing creation of a world where all life is understood and known to be sacred. These worldwide creations are sourced from unconditional love.
CDR: I, Citizen
Price: Free! Words: 4,410. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
The Citizen is one of the most powerful forces in the universe. Without Citizens, the map of the earth would be as borderless as the surface of the moon. Without Citizens, a government is just a bunch of empty buildings – you know, like a business without customers. Taking the Citizen out of the equation is like taking the speed of light out of Einstein's E = MC2 – No Energy, just Mass.