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Ill fares the land: essays on food, hunger and power
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"The pieces collected here...examine questions of power. Some fit into the ‘food systems and hunger’ category , others are more concerned with how we think about food systems and hunger. Control over the world food system implies control over technology and ideology, scholarship and culture as well. Such areas are not peripheral to the horrors of hunger."
The Word Became Flesh: an introductory essay on understanding the human and divine natures of Christ
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“Taking up St. John’s expression ‘The word became flesh’, the church calls ‘Incarnation’ the fact that the Son of God assumed a human nature in order to accomplish our salvation in it.” (CCC #461) Understanding the Incarnation of Christ by way of his human and divine natures.
The Changing representations of the Nanking massacre: its impact on historical truth
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The writings of soldiers and eyewitnesses of the 1937 Nanking massacre, along with post-war deniers and participants of Japan’s modern academic movement depicts the progressive and dualistic nature of Japanese society. This paper demonstrates the struggle for an accurate representation of the past that results from the socially and politically conflicted post-war Japanese state.
Wie kommt der Krieg in die Welt? Die Evolution von Konflikt, Kooperation und Konkurrenz
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Ist der Mensch von Natur aus friedlich oder kriegerisch? Was ist "natürlich": Konkurrenz oder Zusammenarbeit? Welche Gesellschaftsordnungen setzen sich durch? Sind Kriege Konflikte, die auch anders gelöst werden könnten, oder sind gewaltsame Kämpfe unausweichlich? Können Kriege abgeschafft werden? Wie müssten Gesellschaften organisiert sein, die ohne Krieg auskommen?
Abortion is Morally Right
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Price: Free! Words: 1,180. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Social science
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The intent of this book is to raise the awareness about the morality of abortion. This book will settle the debate as to whether or not abortion is morally right. This book provides strong argument and rationale to confirm that abortion is, indeed, morally right.
Misión profética de la Iglesia
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Price: Free! Words: 11,080. Language: Spanish. Published: February 17, 2012 by Jack Tollers. Category: Essay » Sociology
El Papa hereda de Cristo las incumbencias de Pastor (gobernante), Sacerdote (mediador entre Dios y los hombres) y Profeta (maestro). ¿Y bien? Muy a menudo, como ilustra profusamente nuestro gran Cardenal, el desempeño de esos oficios parece oponer una cosa a la otra. Y sin embargo la historia ilustra cómo, con milagrosa juglaría, la Iglesia termina conciliando lo aparentemente inconciliable.
Real Love Versus Romance
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A 4500-word mini collection of (informal) essays on commercialism’s de-spiritualizing effects on society, by author/artist/non-conformist, Jess C Scott. Genre: Essays | 4,500 words ***** Note from Jess: This is a mini collection of short essays on arts, culture, society, and my resistance towards commodity production and 100%-commercialization.
Of Myth and Magic
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A comparison of religion, philosophy and magick throughout history. Are all religions basically the same? Is there a way to Truth and contentment?
Duck Dynasty, Faith, Family & American Values
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,500. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
Duck Dynasty is a reality TV show following the Robertson family as they go about their daily business. What seems to attract people to the show is the fact that as a family, the Robertson's are a reflection of what the American family has been traditionally. They may have disagreements, but at the end of the day, they come to their dining room table to have dinner together and pray.
Untouchable Friends
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Price: Free! Words: 34,290. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
In the 1970s Baya and other children in the Rajasthan desert region worked as sweepers at houses, where they were treated as untouchables. Although outsiders kept away from them, they enjoyed each others company, being good friends. Feudal attitudes influenced the life of all the sweeper families. The book also deals with death rites, Ganga water rites, Chandals and the meaning of outcasting.
The Future of Powwow Dancing in Native America
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Price: Free! Words: 2,550. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2011 by Writers of the Apocalypse. Category: Essay » Sociology
A short but comprehensive look at where powwow dancing comes from and where it seems to be going.
A Voice Of The Indian Desert
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Tan Dan about fights in the feudal age and the liberation of the feudal serfs in the 1950s. Narrations from his native village. Detha cattlebreeders had clashes with feudal lords, who did not accept any rivalry to their supremacy. Untouchable Hindus worked as humiliated serfs. Among them Harji. Brutally beaten, as his hair was too long. Eventually the suppressed farmers became landowners.
Tử vi Hoàng Đạo 2011
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You set the price! Words: 18,830. Language: Vietnamese. Published: December 3, 2010. Category: Essay » Sociology
Xem tử vi Hoàng Đạo 2011: - Tình duyên - Sự nghiệp - Tiền tài - Sức khỏe
WHAT IS TRUTH? POWERS THAT WERE, POWERS THAT ARE The shifting history and impact of communications, movements and the media
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The shifting history and impact of communications, movements and the media
The Hidden Disaster of College Dorm Life
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College life has deteriorated into multi-sex living even to the point of not being able to take a shower with normal levels of privacy. At the same time, young adult students are more and more psychologically challenged. This essay defines steps parents and students can take to be aware and to reverse the negative trends so that more appropriate arrangements can be delivered by universities.
What Do You Mean You're Not Interested in Sex?: American Life and Law from an Asexual Perspective
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Price: Free! Words: 10,520. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
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An academic and personal exploration of asexuality and the asexual spectrum, this essay focuses on the complexities of human sexuality and sexual orientation and takes a look at how asexuality fits within the broad spectrum of human experience.
Nostradamus, Man of Prophecies or Politics?
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,940. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2010 by De Scriptomanen. Category: Essay » Sociology
Here are some articles I wrote during the last years, about Nostradamus, and how his prophecies maybe were not prophecies at all, and how they are still used to go into politics. Did Nostradamus foresee the election of Barack Obama and the End of the World in 2012? Was Nostradamus the author of the Prophecy of Orval and are some of his quatrains containing a code to locate the Bourbon War Chest?
How To Make A Social Justice Warrior
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Price: Free! Words: 73,810. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014 by CatYelling. Category: Essay » Sociology
Will Shetterly may be the only person who has gotten death threats from both racists and anti-racists. This is his history of of flamewars, black lists, and mobbing by science fiction fans who believe they will make a better world by raging on the internet.
Typisch deutsch: Anleitung zum Deutschsein
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You set the price! Words: 57,000. Language: German. Published: November 12, 2010. Category: Essay » Sociology
Was ist eigentlich typisch deutsch? Deutschlands Ureinwohner haben alle blaue Augen, sind blond und arbeitswütig, kühl und abweisend, bürokratisch, unfreundlich und humorlos. Sie ernähren sich den ganzen Tag von Würstchen, Sauerkraut, Brezeln, Schweinehaxen, Grünkohl und Buletten oder anderem schweren fettigem Essen, von dem man anderswo ein ganzes Dorf ernähren kann......
How to love nature when you live in the city - ten top tips
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Price: Free! Words: 2,540. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
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How to love nature when you live in the city by Dr J. Mark Dangerfield suggests four ideas and ten top tips for those of us who live in the city but still want to be in touch with nature.