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Ill Fares the Land: Essays on Food, Hunger and Power by Susan George
Price: Free! Words: 84,470. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2012 by Transnational Institute. Categories: Essay » Political, Essay » Sociology
"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."
How To Make A Social Justice Warrior by Will Shetterly
Price: Free! Words: 73,810. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014 by CatYelling. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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.
Omeopatia: vivere nel mondo in crisi by Maria Luisa Gili
Price: Free! Words: 16,910. Language: Italian. Published: August 12, 2013. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Homeopathy
Cataclismi naturali e non, guerre globali, media falsi e bugiardi, società antisociale, obesità e fame... cosa c'entra con tutto ciò un medico omeopata? Sono forze patogene che, se non favoriscono malattie, riducono la possibilità di attraversare con felicità quest'intervallo spazio-temporale che chiamiamo vita. Alla ricerca del bene comune, medico e paziente, per raggiungere la piena salute.
The American Iceberg: Debt, Inflation and Money by Bob Blain
Series: Making Money Work Better, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 51,610. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Essay » Sociology
United States total debt, public and private, not just Federal debt, grew from $82 billion in 1916 to $70 trillion in 2010, almost a thousand times bigger. The cause is traced back to decisions made in 1787 and 1790 by framers of the Constitution and members of the First Congress. The remedy is to now correct their mistakes by properly funding the U.S. economy with "dollar" properly defined.
Wie kommt der Krieg in die Welt? Die Evolution von Konflikt, Kooperation und Konkurrenz by Martin Auer
Price: Free! Words: 26,050. Language: German. Published: May 16, 2011. Categories: Essay » Sociology
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 by Amunhotep El Bey
Price: Free! Words: 1,180. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Social science, Essay » Sociology(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Universe The Entities by LaVall McIvor
Price: Free! Words: 56,420. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2010. Categories: Essay » Sociology(1.00 from 2 reviews)
This book could best be described as a speculative look at the formation and composition of the Universe and the Entities that reside within, including the population of Humans living on this world. Although I will discuss 'other' Entities in the Universe, primarily I focus on our species on this planet and what has transpired since our inception here and our probable fate if nothing changes.
Paths by Roy Pace
Price: Free! Words: 2,750. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2010. Categories: Essay » Sociology(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Remembering the neighborhood where he grew up, a man realizes all the paths his life took. As a boy, he was mostly up to the usual boyhood mischief, but as a man, he sees the life lessons learned on those paths.
The Word Became Flesh: an introductory essay on understanding the human and divine natures of Christ by Terry R. Lynch
Price: Free! Words: 4,760. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014. Categories: Essay » Sociology
“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.
What Do You Mean You're Not Interested in Sex?: American Life and Law from an Asexual Perspective by Amanda C. Lee
Price: Free! Words: 10,520. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Essay » Legal(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
EXPLORING RELIGION by SOLZHENITSOF
Price: Free! Words: 70,730. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Categories: Essay » Sociology
The Messiah who shall carry to the Mankind alongside with all the creatures. Erzurum as being one of the key cities "The Silk Way" between the Asia and the Europe had a lot of flares left over from the history of living creatures!
Of Myth and Magic by M.E. Brines
Price: Free! Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics(1.00 from 2 reviews)
A comparison of religion, philosophy and magick throughout history. Are all religions basically the same? Is there a way to Truth and contentment?
Real Love Versus Romance by Jess C Scott
Price: Free! Words: 5,830. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2011. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Essay » Literature
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.
Untouchable Friends by Son Lal
Price: Free! Words: 34,290. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American, Essay » Sociology
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.
A Voice Of The Indian Desert by Son Lal
Price: Free! Words: 33,740. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » History » Asian
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.
I Am Vietnamese by Huy Pham
Price: Free! Words: 73,580. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic Studies / Asian American Studies, Essay » Sociology
Think Pho Ga for the Vietnamese soul. This is an edgy collection of 70+ English short stories from Vietnamese people across the world about our struggles with cultural identity, failure, parents, expectations, and life itself. Contributing authors include best-sellers Madeline Truong, Andrew Pham, Andrew Lam, and MasterChef Christine Ha, and many talented amateurs.
Chinese Tour Groups: Pigs on the Loose by Yunmei Wang
Price: Free! Words: 10,110. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Essay » Sociology
The book looks at the behaviour of Chinese tour groups when travelling both overseas and locally. It looks at the reasons behind the behaviours and what needs to be done to alleviate the "uncivilised" behaviours
The Hidden Disaster of College Dorm Life by Carol Baily
Price: Free! Words: 6,530. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens
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.