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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.
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.
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)
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.
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
Murphy's Magick
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Price: Free! Words: 1,790. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2012. Category: Essay » Sociology
A set of the fundamental Laws and Rules that control Magick and Ritual in Wicca.
Truth Is In The Mind Of The Beholder
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Price: Free! Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
This essay is for anyone who wants less stress and more comfort in their life. It explains that some of the things that you believe to be true are not true. It shows how these untrue, truths cause you stress and conflict. It also describes how to challenge and decide whether you should retain or discard your truths. Begin a quest to reduce the irritations, anger, and conflicts in your life.
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。
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.
Cultural Mindset of the Class of 2013
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Price: Free! Words: 2,790. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology
Have you ever found that you can't relate to the teens of today? This guide is meant to help parents and older siblings by showing you what the high school graduating class of 2013 did - and didn't - grow up with. It might also be useful for writers to write realistic fictional teenagers.
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..
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.
私のブログ Vol.5 ~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: 190. Language: Japanese. Published: December 22, 2012. Category: Essay » Sociology
ブログの第5弾。今回はエネルギー療法の観点から、「遠隔療法は素晴らしい」や細胞と話し合うこと、脳のデリケートな応答性などについて言及。乞うご期待!
The Little Knights
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Price: Free! Words: 34,450. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
This work could not be written without scientific research. It is about those, who as children, had their bout with cancer. These children were in pain, were frightened to death, were lonely, felt abandoned and felt injustice. In the booklet we see them as young adults, we meet them on the street, do not notice them, but they carry within them many a treasure and secret, unknown to us.
Not For Women's Eyes
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Price: Free! Words: 2,060. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
A secret organization of men has been working for two hundred years to achieve women's equality. Now they must consider the results of their efforts. Perhaps they should call the whole thing off? It might be too dangerous for men themselves. A certain sense of humor may be needed to appreciate this short piece.
Notes from Underground: A Cold War Missileer Goes Home
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Price: Free! Words: 6,400. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
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The author, a missile launch control officer in the waning years of the Cold War, returns to his old Air Force unit in North Dakota. His goal is to learn firsthand how today's missileers are faring in the gray environment of the post-Cold War era.
Changing Minds
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Price: Free! Words: 1,180. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2011. Category: Essay » Sociology
THis is a didactic narration written in an amusing way, which captivates the reader from start to finish on a rapid pace journey twisting and turning with imagery. It explains the lifespan development of neuronal (nerve) paths and the effect on the aging mind. Helpful for teaching people awareness of Ageism and an understanding of how to prevent it.
Chinese Tour Groups: Pigs on the Loose
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Price: Free! Words: 10,110. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
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
Off the Cuff
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Price: Free! Words: 25,410. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Category: Essay » Sociology
This is a series of essays on life— as it is, as it was or as it might have been— as seen from a singular perspective.
Atheism 101 - A Beginner's Guide to Reason and Enlightenment
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Price: Free! Words: 11,440. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
A critical and thought-provoking examination and ruthless dissection of religion, based on reasonable, logical thought and sound scientific evidence.