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What the Bible Really Says about Peace
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,140. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012 by Matá. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Old Testament
In 1998, biblical scholar David Hazony began his writing career asking a simple, yet beguiling question: What does the Bible really mean when it uses the word "Shalom," or "peace"? Going through dozens of prophetic and biblical texts about peace, Hazony shows that the concept is radically different from what most people think - and could offer us a whole new approach to world affairs.
My Letters To President Obama
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,180. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Two major areas are explored in these letters--one barely on the public Radar, the other in the headlines daily: Specifically, the establishment of “Fail-Safe” electronic voting in every jurisdiction in America; and Jobs.
A Generation in Transition: Religion, Values, and Politics among College-Age Millennials
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Price: Free! Words: 13,000. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion and politics
Step into the future with Public Religion Research Institute's 2012 Millennial Values Survey. Find out what college-age Americans have to say about the most pressing issues facing the nation today and learn about the number of Millennials who are leaving their childhood religions. Here young Millennials weigh in on the country's moral, social, and economic agendas as well as the 2012 election.
Committed to Availability, Conflicted about Morality: What the Millennial Generation Tells Us about the Future of the Abortion Debate and the Culture Wars
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Price: Free! Words: 12,430. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion and politics
Move beyond the rhetoric and into the heart of one of the most contentious social questions facing America today. This 2011 survey from Public Religion Research Institute explores the nation's conflicted views on abortion, discovering that majorities of Americans simultaneously believe that abortion should be legal and accessible, but also think it is immoral.
The Republican Nominee
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,210. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house
The true story of the race to be the Republican Nominee for President of the United States of America in 2012. The true relative chances of each candidate have been tracked as each one experienced the highs and lows of the campaign.
译者合集 山城演义 薄王败局 Yizhe Collection: Bo Wang Failure
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,190. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: June 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
从2012年2月至6月,集合了25篇外媒精华报道,最完整的“薄王事件”追踪。众多来自中共高层的爆料,记录数十年来最严重的中国官场地震。本期的“前传”是已经推出的《激辩毛的复活》,“后续”是《中国政局分析》,预计会在十八大召开后推出。
Minimum Wage for Low Wage Workers: Conversations between Tom, Guru Dick and Guru Harry
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Series: Conversations with Guru Dick and Guru Harry. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
In this book, the issue of minimum wage for low wage workers is being discussed between a young man, Tom, who had conversations with two gurus, Dick and Harry. Guru Dick epitomizes someone from a worldly society who emphasized on the importance of money and power. Guru Harry epitomizes someone from a spiritual society who considers peace, love, joy and harmony are more important.
No Revolution Is Forever
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,000. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
The purpose of this collection of aphorisms is to awaken in the reader the desire to meditate on that process we know as a revolution, to weigh the role we play in life, and to gain insight into a possible happy ending that all revolutionary processes should enjoy.
EPN Hipnotizador Colectivo
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,930. Language: Spanish. Published: June 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Todos los medios masivos de manipulación, como lo son televisa, tv azteca, y la radio nacional, hicieron un pacto con el PRI y su candidato EPN para imponerlo en gobierno de México en estas elecciones de julio del año 2012.
Tortilla Sexenal
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,850. Language: Spanish. Published: June 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Las elecciones presidenciales en México están por definirse. Las campañas han caído al nivel del ataque personal. Pareciera que todos se conocen las mañas con las que tratan de embaucar a un pueblo al nivel de la miseria y el hambre.
Maquiavelo y el Principe
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,070. Language: Spanish. Published: June 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
Maquiavelo estuvo inmerso toda su vida en grandes conflictos politicos y sociales. La Italia del Renacimiento fue concebida por la inmensa matriz peninsular a fines del siglo XV. Al extinguirse el Imperio de Occidente bajo la planta implacable de los bárbaros, eliminado Rómulo Augústtilo por el hérulo Odoacro, caudillo de sus tropas mercenarias. La importancia del papel que le tocó desempeñar.
Libertad Politica
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,380. Language: Spanish. Published: June 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
Estos son tres ensayos que abordan el tema de la libertad individual y de los pueblos: En los escritos de Carlos Marx hemos abordado los orígenes del hombre; en Jean-Paul Sartre hemos analizado su obra sobre El Ser y la Nada y en J.J. Rousseau discurrimos sobre su libertad planteada en su ya muy famoso Contrato Social.
Liberalismo y Democracia
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,620. Language: Spanish. Published: June 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Para el pensamiento liberal, la libertad individual está garantizada, no sólo por los mecanismos constitucionales del Estado de derecho, sino también porque al Estado se le reconocen funciones limitadas en el mantenimiento del orden público interno e internacional. La democracia antigua era directa y la moderna es representativa.
The Newest Baltimore Catechism
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Price: Free! Words: 870. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
The Baltimore Catechism was the de facto standard Catholic school text in the U.S. from 1885 to the late 1960s. The Newest Baltimore Catechism ©2012 is not a religious text and it should be taught in all U.S. schools. Mandatory testing and a demonstrated high level of competency should also be required of all persons seeking public office and public service jobs.
《经济学人》中国经济有多强韧 (How Strong is China's Economy?)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 750. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: June 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
本系列集合了十篇涉及中国的增长、出口、投资、消费等方面的报道,汇集为原文14页的专题报道(Special Reports),“译者”利用聚合翻译,完整译出全部内容及图片,同时将原刊于这一期的另外三篇中国报道也合并进来,形成这一专辑。
L'Asociale
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,640. Language: French. Published: June 20, 2012 by Rhetorical Ratatouille. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
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Cette œuvre de science fiction narre, sous la forme du journal intime et secret d’un prof rebelle et quelque peu anarchiste, les réformes successives qui vont transformer un pays, la Khonabsurdie, autrefois connu et respecté pour sa culture et sa liberté, en un régime totalitaire qui n’est pas sans rappeler celui de l’Océania, dans le roman de George Orwell :1984.
The Queen's Diamond Jubilee, Sixty Years of Secrets and Scandals
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 5,000. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World leaders
this is a different slant on the usual Diamond Jubilee books,exposing the hidden secrets and unsavory scandals, that have occurred over the last sixty odd years, full of Royal gossip.
Vlad Kostovski's Day Off: Why I'm not voting
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 2,510. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house
Ever wonder what's the difference between democrats and republicans? Whenever you ask someone who's loyal to either party usually outrages over the other. Sure the parties have different ideals on paper, but that's where it ends. The United States has been going on a downhill spiral for years now. Economic bubbles, endless wars, degrading fiscal policies, and worst of all... corporatism.
The 2011 American Values Survey: The Mormon Question, Economic Inequality, and the 2012 Presidential Campaign
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Price: Free! Words: 9,870. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion and politics
Move beyond the rhetoric and find out where Americans really stand at the intersection of religion and politics. The Public Religion Research Institute's 2011 American Values Survey takes America's temperature on the 2012 presidential campaign, the country's comfort with a Mormon serving as president, and the general public's stance on economic and social inequality.
Ninguna revolución es para siempre
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,630. Language: Spanish. Published: June 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
Esta colección de pensamientos tiene la intención de despertar en el lector el deseo de reflexionar sobre ese proceso que conocemos como revolución, de sopesar el papel que desempeñamos en esta vida, y de entrever la posible salida que debe tener todo proceso revolucionario.