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The Arab States and the Palestine Conflict
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Price: Free! Words: 121,750. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
Hundreds of books and thousands of articles have been devoted to the history and contemporary course of the Arab-Israeli conflict.
Threat - Diagnosis and Treatment Options - Handbook for Families Facing Threats or Physical Violence
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,670. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
A handbook designed for families facing threats or who have experienced physical attacks. The book shares ideas on how to block criminal activities, and how to cope emotionally. Topics reviewed include assassination, hostage-taking, arson, kidnapping, drive-by shooting, safety in church nursery and in school, weapons and permits, legal issues of using lethal force, and effects on the neighborhood.
Islamic Fundamentalism in Egyptian Politics
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Price: Free! Words: 158,160. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
The purpose of this book is to identify and analyze the political positions of Egyptian Islamic fundamentalist movements and their chances for seizing power.
مختصر الثقافة السياسية
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Price: Free! Words: 49,550. Language: Arabic. Published: February 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
القصد من هذا الكتاب تزويد القارئ بمعلومات مختصرة عن مواضيع ومصطلحات سياسية تتردد كثيرا في وسائل الإعلام، بلغة سهلة دون الخوض في الجانب التاريخي لتلك المواضيع والمصطلحات، لينهل منها القارئ ثقافة سياسية تساعده على اللحاق بالركب ومعرفة ما يدور من أحداث متسارعة وسقوط حكومات وأنظمة واحدة تلو الأخرى وظهور مفاهيم ومصطلحات سياسية صاحبت تلك الأحداث والتطورات.
Il ritorno dell'Impero di Mezzo
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Series: Incroci, Book 6. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 40,980. Language: Italian. Published: February 5, 2013 by Fuoco Edizioni. Category: Essay » Political
La grande strategia della Repubblica Popolare Cinese in Asia nel XXI secolo.
Rzeczy Wspólne nr 11(1/2013)
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Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 52,320. Language: Polish. Published: February 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Rzeczy Wspólne" powstały po to, aby poważnie mówić o polityce na przekór niepoważnym czasom. Nie interesują nas pyskówki ani personalne roszady - zajmujemy się sprawami o zasadniczym znaczeniu dla Polski. Celem "Rzeczy Wspólnych" jest aktualizacja polskiego republikanizmu, który uważamy za naszą najlepszą tradycję polityczną.
Forging Swords into Plows: A Twenty-First Century Christian Perspective on War
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 106,440. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Ethics
Forging Swords into Plows examines the historic Christian perspectives on war (holy war, pacifism, and just war). The book advocates expanding Just War Theory to include jus post bellum criteria, then uses the updated model as a framework for comparing the Christian, Jewish, and Islamic perspectives on war and assessing the justness of the U.S. invasions and occupations of Afghanistan and Iraq.
You’re a Republican!
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 41,260. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
THE POLITICAL CONVERSATION YOUR MOTHER TOLD YOU NEVER TO HAVE From the opening toast, listen in and learn as two couples from different parties and backgrounds explore a political conversation their mother never wanted them to have. There is no name calling, just one couple trying to explain to another why they vote Republican.
Sensual Preciousness, Volume 2
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Price: Free! Words: 156,560. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
"Sensual Preciousness" introduces the Earthfolk vision and practices of intimacy. A fundamentally distinct way of understanding what it means to be human, and how humans as individuals and communities can interact. Offering a vision about the transformation termed "globalization.” Offering an analysis accompanied by personal rituals and practices for experiencing one’s sensual preciousness.
Sensual Preciousness, Volume 1
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Price: Free! Words: 99,460. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Sensual Preciousness introduces the Earthfolk vision and practices of intimacy. A fundamentally distinct way of understanding what it means to be human and how humans can interact with each other. Concerned about the worldwide upheaval termed “globalization.” Offering an emotional and intellectual analysis accompanied by personal rituals and practices for experiencing one’s sensual preciousness.
Faulty Assumptions: Why Blaming Teachers Won't Fix Public Schools
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,740. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general
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Faulty Assumptions is a poignant, accessible, and fresh look at the world of public school education guaranteed to challenge the current dialogue about where America should be looking for answers to the nation’s education woes.
Last Bridge To Nowhere - fbi confidential source account of Alaska's political corruption scandal
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,880. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
The FBI just wrapped up one of the biggest cases of political corruption in U.S. history. At issue was the high stakes game of developing an Alaska gas pipeline and toxic slick of corrupton that coated the process. Wired, the author embarks on an incredible journey into the undercover world of FBI surveillance and the corroding influence of special interest, money and power politics.
Outlaw or American Patriot?
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Price: Free! Words: 80,940. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
"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 President Barack Obama Inaugural Address, the 2009 Obama Inaugural Address, and Campaign Speeches from the Presidential Campaign of 2012 Against Republican Mitt Romney
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 380,380. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house
The official transcript of the Inaugural Address delivered by President Barack Obama on January 21, 2013 is presented, along with several other inaugural-activity event transcripts, and the 2009 address.
Love the Least (A Lot)
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Price: Free! Words: 40,430. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Social Issues
Abort73.com founder and director, Michael Spielman, explains why abortion-vulnerable children are as qualified to wear the "least of these" label as any victim class in the world. Whatever we fail to do in their defense, we fail to do for Christ.
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.
The Sharia'h Bomb: How Islamic Law Can Destroy American Freedom
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,380. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
Ideological Islam is a virulent and volatile interpretation of Islam. Followers of this approach to Islam are on a permanent quest to infiltrate, subvert, and finally subjugate the United States. Our nation faces a new battle in an ancient conflict, one that can only be won if Americans, and especially Christians will engage to resist Islam with truth and reach Muslims with love.
When That Great Ship Went Down: The Legal and Political Repercussions of the Loss of RMS Titanic
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Series: Bapton Books History Selections. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,400. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 16, 2013 by Bapton Books. Category: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
The celebrated history of the aftermath, in the US Congress, the US Supreme Court, and the Parliament of the United Kingdom, of the sinking of the unsinkable ship. Markham Shaw Pyle and GMW Wemyss examine the political pressures and dirty deals that affected the Titanic enquiries, wrote new law, and changed our world.
Home of the R$D Fight With BLUE (collar)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,940. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
A thoughtful and informative expose' on the rise of the Tea Party and the 'politics of greed' and obstruction. Chronicled in real time by a member of the '47 percent', these essays are meant to inspire the political junkie and novice alike.
El control de la corrupción en el Mercosur
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Price: Free! Words: 29,970. Language: Spanish. Published: January 9, 2013 by Digitalgraf. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Este libro recoge y presenta a los lectores los discursos y las ponencias que se expusieron en el seminario internacional denominado «Primer Encuentro de Órganos Superiores de Control de la Corrupción en el MERCOSUR», organizado por la Junta de Transparencia y Ética Pública (JUTEP) con apoyo financiero del Banco Mundial (BM), que se llevó a cabo en Montevideo el 27 de abril de 2012.