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De la mano de los griegos by Jorge Faral
Price: Free! Words: 39,330. Language: Spanish. Published: April 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » History & surveys / general, Essay » Sociology
Te ha tocado estudiar Filosofía, o simplemente te interesa, o te gustaría haberla comprendido mejor… Necesitas una introducción sencilla y convincente. Aquí la tienes. Un libro que comienza por el principio y avanza paso a paso, tal como se dio en la historia de la humanidad de la mano de los griegos, hace ya 26 siglos.
Tatsie, the Thick-skinned Bushman by Jaco de Beer
Price: Free! Words: 2,580. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2012 by Kameeldoring Boeke. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Essay » Sociology(4.00 from 1 review)
Tatsie was a rude thick-skinned bushman with very little regard for his fellow tribesmen.
A Jornada Social by Flavio Mendes
Price: Free! Words: 34,160. Language: Portuguese. Published: May 25, 2014. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Essay » Technology
O livro conta uma parte da história do Grupo Estrela, empresa familiar, fundada por Jorge Henrique Estrela há 30 anos, que se transformou em um império nacional na área do varejo. Cobre, mais precisamente, eventos que ocorreram no ano de 2011, ainda sob reflexos da crise internacional de 2008/2009.
S.O.S (Save our Society) by Aditya Thakur
Price: Free! Words: 15,170. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Essay » Sociology(4.00 from 1 review)
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.
Pain Below the Equator by Scott Skipper
Price: Free! Words: 13,430. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2011. Categories: Essay » Political, Essay » Sociology(4.00 from 1 review)
This is the frank journal of a six week tour of South America from Buenos Aires, around the horn to Valparaíso, Easter Island and Peru, chronicling the good the bad and the insane of the southern continent.
History of Maharashtra by Abhishek Thamke
Price: Free! Words: 7,480. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Screenplays » Documentary
Apart from occupying a definite territory, Maharashtra has a glorious history that can be traced back to ancient times. In the medieval ages the entire India faced foreign invasion. Only two exceptions shine brightly in this dark and dismal scenario: the Vijayanagar empire and Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj. This book gives the all history in short note.
What I Nearly Forgot by Paul Corusoe
Price: Free! Words: 1,090. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2011. Categories: Essay » Sociology(4.00 from 1 review)
A summer afternoon's hike to a wild river island becomes a man's metaphysical journey back to childhood - to ghost trains, tadpoles, and his sense of growing frailty.
Religion Is A Joke by Drais Zorn
Price: Free! Words: 5,220. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Atheism/Agnosticism, Essay » Sociology(5.00 from 1 review)
A summary of views on how religion is a laughable concept, goes into some detail on what an atheist is and what is good and bad with religion
100 Things Anyone Can Be Grateful For by Julie Richie
Price: Free! Words: 490. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living, Essay » Sociology(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Life got you down? Try gratitude and watch your mood lift. Here are 100 things you can already be grateful for.
Wabash Cannonball Bridge by John Dappert
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.
Shit I Believe In by Enir Nabu
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,120. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2012. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Decision-making & problem solving(4.88 from 16 reviews)
These are random tweets taken from my Twitter account. I have epiphanies all the time so I jot them down. People said write a book about all these thoughts. So I did.
A nessuno interessa cosa hai mangiato per pranzo! by Leonetta Gattasorniona Bartolozzi
Price: Free! Words: 5,690. Language: Italian. Published: March 24, 2012. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Screenplays » Comedy
Cinquanta idee mainstream per i tuoi status. Antologia di stati di Facebook a testimonianza dello Zeitgeist del fate girare, cazzo.
Adaptability, a Blessing or a Curse? by Chet Shupe
Price: Free! Words: 2,600. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011. Categories: 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
Fear Psychology by George J Cole
Price: Free! Words: 9,130. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Categories: 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.
درب الخير و الشر by Mohamed Ayyash
Price: Free! Words: 5,880. Language: Arabic. Published: April 13, 2013. Categories: Essay » Sociology
أهلاً بك قارئي الحبيب ، إن الكتاب الذي بين يديك يتعامل مع موضوع في غاية الأهمية , موضوع لا يخص إنسانا دون الآخر , و لا فردا بعينه ، و لا شريحة بذاتها بل يخص جميع أفراد المجتمع . مما لا شك فيه أن الإنسان يسأل نفسه في كل وقت وحين هل هو من الأشرار أم من الخيرين ؟! يوم يقال لشخص أنت شرير و يوم يقال أنت طيب جداً , لذلك من المهم أن تعرف نفسك في أي صف تقف .
I, Society by Anthony North
Price: Free! Words: 14,980. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013. Categories: Essay » Sociology
Here's my second volume of reasoned rants. I call it I, Society because many of the short essays are the result of my concept of socio-psychology - that the social and psychological are often mixed. The idea has led to some interesting, if off-beat takes on life, society and you. Enjoy. And if not, maybe you’re part of my concept of psycho-sociology.