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Sham Peer Review: The Power of Immunity and The Abuse of Trust
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,410. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Medical Law & Legislation
In "SHAM PEER REVIEW: The Power of Immunity and The Abuse of Trust," Denver attorney and author Gregory Piche' offers several effective ways to bypass the current system known as the Medical Peer Review. This is an informative, provocative and timely book for an enormous profession that shadows American life, offering valuable insights for anyone working in today's healthcare industry
Outcomes & Efficiency: Leadership Handbook
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Price: Free! Words: 19,720. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management
There is a revolution afoot in Government management, design and leadership. This is your essential guide to that revolution through systems thinking, commissioning, change management and practical implementation in the public sector.
The Personal Responsibility Amendment
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,960. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Who should pay for someone's personal support? Them, or everyone else? That argument has the potential to be the most divisive controversy our nation has faced, since slavery. With half of America on some kind of welfare, this is today's hot button issue. The U.S.is financially broke over this one thing.
They Thought They Were Followers Of Elijah Muhammad But Then It Was Too Late
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,050. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2012 by Secretarius MEMPS. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
This is an excellent writing that chronicles the slow, shrewed and calculating events the turned the Nation of Islam from a new force for a new world to a smorgazborg of religious and political correctness. cloaked in the garb of yesterday and baptized in the rhetoric of arguably the nation's finest orator, this may have been one of the greatest cooptations of all time.
The Forgotten Cost of Freedom
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 58,200. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
A Handbook for a Free America in the 21st. Century. Our Founders gave us an enduring gift -- Democracy --We must use it to meet the challenges we face as a nation.
Coconut Calvary: An Inquirer I-Team Special Report
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,490. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
In this three-part special report, originally published in the Philippine Daily Inquirer, i-Team editor Fernando del Mundo delves into the long-simmering controversy over the Philippine coconut levy funds and finds that the coconut farmers intended to be the funds' beneficiaries have been left largely empty-handed.
译者合集 2011年度精华译文 2011 Review Yizhe Collection
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Price: Free! Words: 1,710. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: March 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
从年初的”中国茉莉花”活动被严防死守,到年底”千呼万唤始出来”的动车事故报告,2011年是不平静的一年。在这本《2011年度精华译文》中,我们总结了“外媒看中国”的十大话题,并在每个话题下精选了三-四篇译文,集结成册。这些都是中国主流媒体无法报道的热点话题,也是我们一路走来的见证。
The Solvency Struggle
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,790. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social security & pensions
One grandmother’s yearlong fight with the ‘Debt Dragon’while facing financial reality • Read this before investing in Registered Retirement Savings Plans! • Receive more, income-based benefits upon the age of eligibility! • Reduce the chance of straying into debt later in life!
Environmental Issues for Real
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,280. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
Environmental Issues for Real by Dr J. Mark Dangerfield takes a fresh look at what we believe are our environmental challenges. Read something different about how we might look at our world.
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.
Fading Paradise
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Price: Free! Words: 16,010. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
This is a warning to those who would invest in Panama´. Take the greatest care. Join in trying to have the president crack down hard on scams. This is a great country with a terrible worldwide reputation because the corruption and badly thought-out laws favor crooks over victims. This president has the strength and ability to make changes, but will he?
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?
WNC Forestry Success Stories: Change for the Better
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Price: Free! Words: 10,850. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2012 by Brian Rathbone. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
WNC Forestry Success Stories: Change for the Better is an ebook highlighting the success of the WNC Forest Products Cooperative Marketing Project. WNC Forestry Success Stories: Change for the Better showcases the diverse group of forest enterprises participating in the Western North Carolina Forest Products Cooperative Marketing Project.
Faites vos jeux
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You set the price! Words: 1,510. Language: French. Published: March 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Les conditions exigées par le groupe américain Las Vagas Sands afin de s'implanter en Espagne illustrent parfaitement le transfert de compétences qui s'opère du public vers le privé ainsi que son corollaire, la décadence des États-nations.
People, Politics, and Profits: The Ties that Bind Main Street, the Beltway, and Wall Street
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,700. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This essay is an attempt to provide a look at some of the realities that have evolved as people and organizations reexamine their everyday decisions in the contexts of shifting institutional priorities, changing global dynamics, underfunded public expenditures, and perhaps hidden agendas. The emergence of our new paradigm is also an indication that each sector is inextricably linked to the other.
Terrorists or Freedom Fighters?
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,220. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Delves into the issues that have faced people in Northern Ireland and elsewhere during four decades of terrorist violence. Was Northern Ireland attacked by terrorists, or were they truly freedom fighters? In today's muddled thinking, multitudes around the world have been deliberately deceived about this critically important issue. The bibliography alone is worth the price of the book.
Against Excess
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You set the price! Words: 186,050. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
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Mark Kleiman cuts through the rhetoric of the war on drugs and the legalization debate to discuss the practical options to control a wide range of substances. Both drug-taking and drug-control can be done to excess, and "Against Excess" shows how we can limit the damage done by both errors. It argues we need a middle ground: "grudging toleration" -- neither prohibition nor full legal availability.
The Book of Thieves - Stephanie C. Fox, J.D.
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,780. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
The Book of Thieves is the story of how a greedy few destroyed a nation called Oblivion. Oblivion was once a great place to live and work in, with excellent laws to protect everyone who worked there, and to keep conditions fair for them. Not anymore. A greedy few called Gangsters cheated and stole after working harder at getting the rules changed and finding ways to simply ignore them.
Vote 99 Percent
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,320. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Vote 99 Percent envisions a not too distant future when 99 Percent voters replace a corrupt Congress beholden to the 1% who buy favoritism from its members with a Congress beholden to the 99% who don’t. Major issues that affect the economic and political freedom of the 99% are presented together with brief explanations and links for further information as questions for candidates to answer.
The "Al-Aksa Is in Danger" Libel: The History of a Lie
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 64,350. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Israel
The modern blood libel "Al-Aksa is in danger," referring to the Al-Aksa Mosque on the Temple Mount in Jerusalem, originated in the days of Grand Mufti Haj Amin al-Husseini, ally of Hitler, and is propagated today by Sheikh Raed Salah, Hamas, Hizbullah, Iran, and many others in the Muslim world. This lie has come to be regarded as unalloyed truth by millions in the Muslim world.