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Ethical Empowerment: Virtue Beyond the Paradigms
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 121,040. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
This book presents an ethical theory designed to go beyond ideology in order to develop a basis for morality that transcends rigid and sometimes inapplicable rules by returning to the principle of universal love. By so doing, it provides an ethical framework for unconventional ideas and research that challenges traditional beliefs which are vested in ideological, financial and political interests
Passionate Justice: A Progressive Memoir in Essays
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 50,500. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Category: Essay » Political
Writing essays on social justice has been my daily passion and full-time work since 2008. To date, I’ve published roughly 1,500 pieces which have received excellent, helpful criticism from a group of longstanding, dear friends and from a consistent readership of fellow writers, first at Open Salon and subsequently at Our Salon. ~Jonathan Wolfman
The Raconteurs' Muse Literary Journal Vol.I
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Price: Free! Words: 56,150. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Diaries & Journals
Welcome to the inaugural issue of The Raconteurs’ Muse, the literary journal of Central Oregon Community College. The literary journal is an extension of A Novel Group of Writers, Central Oregon Community College’s creative writing club.
Why Does the Cheese Always Fall? (A Guide to Faking Adulthood)
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 64,270. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
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As a humor columnist for over a decade, Aprill Brandon has been documenting her transition to adulthood, from college to the Dirty 30 and beyond, in newspapers and media websites around the country. This book, based on her award-winning columns, has everything young people, the young at heart and fans of horrible stick-figure art will ever need to know about putting on a convincing grown-up act.
The Young Desert Farmer
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Price: Free! Words: 62,990. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
A small dry sluggish feudal village in western Rajasthan came alive after the villagers managed to pump irrigation water from great depth. Tan Dan and his livestock breeding clan became commercial farmers more powerful than the former feudal lords. Tenants became landowners participating in the casteridden political game of the area. Tan Dan tried modern farming based on agricultural science.
African Literature 9
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Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 66,690. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 26, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
Pursues the permutation of Black literary traditions within and beyond the continent, providing a forum for rediscovering and re-validating traditional values even as the modern text finds itself constantly seeking and reinventing new specializations, new definitions and new ways in which universal African visions may find expressions in and by means of literature.
African Literature 10
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Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 67,170. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 25, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
This unique concern with authors and their works marks a continuing quest for the assessment of Africa's creative literatures alongside aesthetic and visionary progress in their varying degrees of individual consciousness across their diverse nationalities.
Writing About People, Places, and Things
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 89,800. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
This is a collection of blogs written by Pushcart Prize Nominee Thierry Sagnier under the heading of Epiphanettes, which, as everyone knows, are small epiphanies. There are also epiphanots, which are false epiphanettes; epiphanuts; and epihanotsomuch. The latter are self-explanatory.
Angels and Capitalists
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Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 58,910. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2013 by Bookpal Australia. Category: Essay » Business
Angels and Capitalists investigates the factors relevant to the investment decisions of business angel investors and venture capitalists in funding the seed, start-up and early-stage ventures of entrepreneurs in the private marketplace. The book also considers the investment process from the perspective of the entrepreneur for whom such funding is critical to the survival and growth of the enterpr
Collected Editions Guide to the DC Comics New 52 Vol. 1
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,810. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Comics
The Collected Editions Guide to the DC Comics New 52 Vol. 1 collects all the reviews of the first New 52 collections published on the Collected Editions review site, with two never-before-published reviews and a new introduction by the author.
BUSINESS MANAGEMENT
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Price: Free! Words: 52,760. Language: Hindi. Published: May 13, 2013. Category: Essay » Author profile
BUSINESS MANAGEMENT IN HINDI FOR COMPANY SECRETARY OF INDIA
Tào Lao Gà
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Price: Free! Words: 54,420. Language: Vietnamese. Published: May 12, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
Tào Lao Gà, được viết bởi một người Hà Nội, là tập tản văn, truyện ngắn vui nhộn và dân dã về thói quen, phong tục và sinh hoạt của người Hà Nội. Tác giả không câu nệ không gian, thời gian và những quan niệm gò bó về người, cảnh vật và sự kiện với niềm tin rằng tào lao là một phần nghiêm túc của cuộc sống quanh ta. Qua sách, người đọc có thể tìm thấy những điều thú vị bất ngờ về Hà Nội và Việt Nam
The Art of Public Speaking
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 161,490. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2013. Category: Essay » Technology
Training in public speaking is not a matter of externals--primarily; it is not a matter of imitation--fundamentally; it is not a matter of conformity to standards--at all. Public speaking is public utterance, public issuance, of the man himself; therefore the first thing both in time and in importance
New Cross-Fucked Musings on a Manic Reality
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 71,700. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2013 by Dog Horn Publishing. Category: Essay » Literature
Non-fiction from the enigmatic polygeneration.
The Weeklings: Revolution #1
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,260. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
A collection of the best essays from the first year of The Weeklings.
Stumberleap, and other Devon writings: Contributions to the Daily Express and Sunday Express, 1915-1935
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Series: Henry Williamson Collections, Book 1. Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 53,950. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
A collection of nature essays and sketches of village life in Georgeham, N Devon, in the 1920s, together with powerful pieces on World War 1. Included also are some of Williamson's classic short stories, including ‘Stumberleap’, the mysterious 'Whatever Has Happened' and 'The Heller'. Illustrated with contemporary photographs.
In Pursuit of Masonic Knowledge
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 53,630. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
“He who desires to understand the harmonies and beautiful proportions of Freemasonry must read, study, reflect, digest and discriminate. The true Freemason is an ardent seeker after knowledge.”
Ziende blind
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 63,790. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2013 by Fosfor. Category: Essay » Sociology
Met de frisse blik van de betrokken buitenstaander laat Luyten zien hoe in politiek, economie en cultuur de open samenleving zijn vrijheid en welvarendheid prijsgeeft. Met kortetermijndenken, een roofzuchtige elite en afkalvend vertrouwen werd de kredietcrisis onvermijdelijk. En er zijn meer ontwikkelingen waarin we op Afrika gaan lijken.
Carolina Blue
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,360. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Carolina Blue is an anthology of travelogs, short essays taken from the author's journal about his time on the Piedmont of North Carolina, as well as tales from days on the road exploring the southeastern US.
The Business and Politics of Sports
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Series: Sports: The Business and Politics of Sports, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,040. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
The Business an Politics of Sports contains over 100 of Evan Weiner’s columns that describe the power plays, players, media and political (federal, state and local) connections, which rule the 19 billion dollar a year business of sports. At the heart of Evan Weiner’s writing lies his belief that “it’s great to watch a game and report on it, but democracy deserves more