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Wabash Cannonball Bridge
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Price: Free! Words: 870. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2012. Category: Essay » Sociology
St. Francisville, Illinois, (Home of the famous Black Jewell Popcorn company) has a great treasure our family visited recently. We had long heard the story of how a local farmer, tired of the long distance hauling grain to Vincennes, Indiana on the other side of the Wabash, had bought the abandoned railroad bridge to make his travel shorter.
S.O.S (Save our Society)
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Price: Free! Words: 15,170. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
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The Delhi gang rape case has enraged every Indian and brought forward many issues related to our political, judicial and executive systems. But it has also raised some serious questions about our society and its culture. Let's start a discussion to find out what's wrong with the Indian society and how we can change it.
How to Tell a Lie
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,890. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2011. Category: Essay » Sociology
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
A short, provocative work examining the ways we look at life. Using logic and offbeat humor, the author challenges the reader to examine per-suppositions and provides techniques for telling the difference between truths and lies. A strange mix of humor and philosophy. Entertaining and challenging.
100 Things Anyone Can Be Grateful For
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Price: Free! Words: 490. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
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Life got you down? Try gratitude and watch your mood lift. Here are 100 things you can already be grateful for.
La grande désertion
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Price: Free! Words: 29,530. Language: French. Published: June 13, 2011. Category: Essay » Sociology
Martin Butruille, directeur commercial de 53 ans, écrivait un essai en 2003 dont voici l’édition e-book de décembre 2010. Il s’agit, en termes très simples, d’une analyse de la "désertion" d’une partie de sa génération.
A Recipe for Leaving an Abusive Relationship
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This is one recipe for leaving a violent relationship--what worked for one single mother of three, who escaped abuse and successfully delivered her children to adulthood.
Порочные мысли
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Price: Free! Words: 8,180. Language: Russian. Published: June 15, 2012 by L&L Publishing. Category: Essay » Sociology
Уважаемый читатель! Этим произведением Я попытаюсь совратить Вашу душу, а точнее соблазнить познанию истоков истины, как змей соблазнил Еву, дав ей запретный плод, так и я предлагаю окунуться в начала Вашего бытия.
私のブログ Vol.2 ~スピリチュアル、セラピー、ヒーリング、不思議~
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Price: Free! Words: 160. Language: Japanese. Published: September 11, 2012. Category: Essay » Sociology
広島で補完代替医療を推進するカイロプラスの主人が、時々に感じたままに綴ったブログ。大胆に言い放ってる部分が多いので、参考程度に受け止めてください。生きていくうえで、多少なりともヒントになれば、これほどうれしいことはありません。
The Grasshopper and the Ant, or the Beautiful and the Damned? Why We Have What We Have, and How Government Should Take What it Needs for Charity
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Price: Free! Words: 18,160. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2012. Category: Essay » Political
This essay examines the roles of luck and hard work in determining lifetime earnings, and summarizes research showing that at least half of what we earn is explained by the "birth accidents" of gender, genes and parents. The implication for tax policy is that a sharply progressive income tax--a "Fortune Tax"--passes the tests for both fairness and efficiency. (18,000 words, 18 charts)
Adaptability, a Blessing or a Curse?
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Price: Free! Words: 2,600. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011. Category: Essay » Sociology
This essay reveals how our brains adapt to painful situations by taking comfort in illusions. By finding fulfillment in beliefs and dreams, we have "normalized" a way of life that is not sustainable. Our eventual survival requires a way of life based on intimacy. Finding comfort in the moment, we would no longer be dependent on dreams, and thus also on the "truths" by which we hope to realize them
Murphy's Magick
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A set of the fundamental Laws and Rules that control Magick and Ritual in Wicca.
Fear Psychology
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Price: Free! Words: 9,130. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
The author advances a theory of human behaviour based on the concept of a primal fear of not surviving. Evidence of such a fear is presented, and the ways we assuage or suppress it are described. These reveal its relevance to the emotions of love, anger, addiction and depression. A suggestion for dealing with the fear rationally, is offered.
A Child's Eye View of Heathenry
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,980. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2011 by Spero Publishing. Category: Essay » Sociology
An in-depth look at the modern practice of Heathenry intended for young readers and their parents, this book brings to life the core concepts and important details of this rapidly growing religion. Written by Galina Krasskova, one of Heathenry's best known authors, it brings accurate information to a digestible format that children will love.
I Found My Marbles
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Price: Free! Words: 4,120. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2012. Category: Essay » Sociology
I found My Marbles is a short narrative that describes issues of depression and anxiety. Many people search for years to find a treatment. Some are lucky and others are less fortunate. The key is not giving up. This short "story" is based on a more detailed version titled The Throw Away Wife by the same author.
Pansofo el alba de la razón
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Series: Pensamiento alternativo, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 4,950. Language: Spanish. Published: September 30, 2012. Category: Essay » Sociology
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Esta obra trata sobre el calvario psicológico que sufrió un ateo imaginario en la edad media. Los conflictos provocados por su habla y sus ideas le llevaron a vivir una intensa vida, donde pone de manifiesto su desconformidad con la utilización del dogma para controlar a la gente o como excusa.
私のブログ Vol.1~スピリチュアル、セラピー、ヒーリング、不思議~
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Price: Free! Words: 160. Language: Japanese. Published: September 9, 2012. Category: Essay » Sociology
広島県で補完代替医療を推進するカイロプラスの主人が、つれづれなるままに書きとめたブログです。今回はそのVol.1です。2007年2月から6月にかけて書いたものに加筆修正しています。どうぞご覧下さい。無料です。
Quiet Fury Books: Criminal Justice Blog Series
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Price: Free! Words: 15,060. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
12 Articles and Interviews by Experts and Victims
I Find Trouble
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Price: Free! Words: 1,480. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2012. Category: Essay » Sociology
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This is a story of my inner struggle about whether to fight or walk away when faced with conflict.
What do you think, Dog?
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Price: Free! Words: 1,190. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
An old and weary man talks to his dog as he contemplates his own mortality.
Too Much Spirituality
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Price: Free! Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Can There Be Too Much Spirituality? Six examples of too much spirituality, plus a Zen Story about the fact that we do not have as much control in our life as we think we have..