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Möten med Internet Generationen
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Series: Från Konsumtion till Internet i en Värld av Elektricitet, Andra Boken. Price: Free! Words: 100,180. Language: Swedish. Published: July 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
En sak som konfunderat mig under de år jag rest var att den unga generationen skilde sig så enormt från tidigare generationer. Jag hade träffat dem vid flera tillfällen och jag har en son som föddes 1991 vars uppväxt jag följt på nära håll. Varför denna otroliga skillnad? Kunde det vara Internet, och i så fall, varför? Vad var det som gjorde att vi har en generation som har så hög empatiförmåga?
99 Obama Blogs
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Price: Free! Words: 51,490. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
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Sadly for the world, his words came true. On November 21, 2007, Barack Obama said, “I truly believe that the day I'm inaugurated, not only the country looks at itself differently, but the world looks at America differently. If I'm reaching out to the Muslim world they understand that I've lived in a Muslim country and I may be a Christian, but I also understand their point of view.”
Espionage Agency Mossad and Eichmann Drama
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Price: Free! Words: 8,680. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This first book in the series, ‘modern espionage’ dwells upon the Israeli intelligence agency Mossad (short for “Ha Mossad le Modi”, meaning institute for intelligence and special operations), its objectives and activities with a detailed account of Eichmann’s capture from Argentina by Mossad agents for trial in Israel
The Constitution of the 4th Republic of Ghana
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Price: Free! Words: 50,590. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
This book is the 1992 constitution of the Republic of Ghana. It summarizes the wishes and aspirations of the Ghanaian people. It is called the constitution of the 4th Republic of Ghana as well. The information in this book was sourced from Ghana's Ministry of Justice.
Social Progress Visions
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You set the price! Words: 19,300. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
My content is inspired by social progress agents like Nelson Mandela and visionaries who can imagine ideal futures, like Utopian writers and other social science fiction writers. I hope it will provide people with inspiration and encouragement to obtain their own vision of their ideal future for themselves and their social systems.
A Terrorist Converts: How I Learned to Love the NSA
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Series: A Terrorist Converts, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 5,920. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Five times a day, retired terrorist Shazam al-War bin al-Gorithm prays to Washington and begs forgiveness. But no answer ever comes. When Special Forces try--and fail--to rescue his wife, Shazam saves the life of a wounded NSA analyst. But is this “analyst” what he seems? Or is he actually an archangel sent down from Washington--with glad tidings of great joy--in answer to Shazam's prayers?
Give Me Two Days
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Price: Free! Words: 1,660. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2014. Category: Essay » Political
While history and time still work to fully comprehend and evaluate Operation Iraqi Freedom, it is certain that the impact of this war goes beyond battlefields and budget allocations. It has personally touched an entire generation. For every soldier that deployed to Iraq, there is a story. This is one. It profiles and Iraqi businessman, an Army supply officer, and a quest for gravel.
Denied 3 Times
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Price: Free! Words: 24,410. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
Is there now a new war on Christians?Three times Peter denied knowing Jesus when Roman soldiers came to arrest Jesus. He was fearful for his life and didn’t want to be known as one of Jesus’s followers. Even after Jesus told Peter he would deny him three times before the rooster crowed, Peter weakened. Modern-day Christians will face that same question. How will they answer; will they deny God?
The Modern Administration of the Earth
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You set the price! Words: 73,860. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
How should be required the present world Administration.
Everything You Need to Know About Climate Change (2014)
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Price: Free! Words: 8,050. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
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Cutting through the BS, an examination of the science and politics behind climate change. For anyone unconvinced (or desiring to convince others) this is the best starting point for learning about this important global issue.
Blogmania 2
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Price: Free! Words: 10,530. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
In his second installment of blogs novelist R.D. Byron Smith continues the wit, humor and intellectual rigor of the Blogmania Series. While he doesn’t neglect his core competence of commentary on the whacky world of law, “There Go Da Judge” being a perfect for instance, he also offers up a funny delivery room scene in a personal blog, “A Father’s Story.”
The End Is Not Near: How the Culture of Fear Has Corrupted Democracy, Built an Empire, and Eroded Our Intellectual Life
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Price: Free! Words: 105,070. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
"The End Is Not Near" explores the complicated world of the culture of fear and its origins in Christian prophetic traditions. "The End Is Not Near" also explores how we can mitigate this culture. In a nutshell, we need a renewed faith in our science-based liberal capitalist system, which has given us so much over the last century. However, this also means letting go of the distant past.
The European Federalist Papers
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Price: Free! Words: 115,970. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2014 by Jakub Jermář. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
Taking the American Federalist Papers (1787-1788) as the best benchmark, the authors of The European Federalist Papers present the facts and arguments why the current intergovernmental system of the European Union is no longer adequate and has to be replaced by a European Federation like the United States of America in order to guarantee the Citizens’ and Member States' sovereignty.
Our New Tomorrow: A Conversation About Europe
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Price: Free! Words: 5,200. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Our New Tomorrow is a written supplement to Paul Okel's series of talks, A Conversation About Europe, intended to respond to the results of the 2014 European Parliament elections. Far from being an end point, the 2014 elections mark the beginning of a critically important moment in the construction of the European Union.
Ukraine and Guns and Mistrust
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Price: Free! Words: 1,890. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2014. Category: Essay » Political
Ukraine is following Yugoslavia and Syria. There are two essential priorities: Trust your neighbours Do not touch a gun. No doubt there are bad things which have happened in Ukraine, and some bad things are no doubt still happening. They will not be stopped by more bad things. The two most dangerous things are guns and mistrust.
Introduction to Dumb-Ass Theory
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Price: Free! Words: 32,730. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
This book is intended for those readers who have little or no knowledge of recent scholarship in Dumb-Ass Theory, such as people who are unfamiliar with the work of Hunza, Kopecki and Taylor. Even people who have yet to study Lawrence and Kirokota will profit from the exhaustive survey which this book provides.
1914-2014: Van Loopgraven naar Republiek
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Price: Free! Words: 69,230. Language: Dutch. Published: May 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Het zopas verschenen boek van Vlaams Belang-voorzitter Gerolf Annemans, waarin het project van de Vlaamse ontvoogding wordt scherp gesteld
The Currency Paradox
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Price: Free! Words: 14,890. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economic conditions
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With the publishing of French economist Thomas Piketty's seminal work, Capital in the Twenty-First Century, many have begun to contemplate the effects of economic inequality and the potential for a "post-capitalist" world. This essay outlines the fundamental flaw of the capitalist system and attempts the daunting challenge of conceptualizing a system that could viably replace it.
Visions of the Desert: (Re)-Imagining the Nation in Postcolonial North African Film
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Price: Free! Words: 15,390. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014. Category: Essay » Political
a critical analysis of the ways in which the contemporary idea of 'nation' is imagined by way of cinematic text. Using the films of african film auteurs abderahmanne sissako and mahamat saleh haroun as primary examples, this text looks at how we can articulate our identities in a fragmented, globalised world.
The Ascent Of The Common Man Of India
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Price: Free! Words: 23,580. Language: American English. Published: April 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This book is about the changing landscape of politics in India. It also evaluates evolution of Indian mores and values in the recent years. This book explores contrasting visions of Indian growth, development, defense and role of religion in society. It captures the rise of common man and more importantly the need of true rise of common man in Indian politics.