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The Donors’ Dilemma: Emergence, Convergence and the Future of Foreign Aid
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Series: Global Policy e-books, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,610. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
As poverty declines, what if the remaining pockets of poverty are increasingly focused in countries where aid is already on the way to becoming irrelevant as domestic resources grow - such as some middle income countries - or in countries which cannot absorb aid easily and quickly – meaning many fragile states? This is the question addressed by contributors to Global Policy’s first e-book.
Homosexuality and the world
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,060. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Essays
This essay weighs homosexuality and the possible impact on our freedom and our world.
The Word Became Flesh: an introductory essay on understanding the human and divine natures of Christ
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Price: Free! Words: 4,760. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014. Category: 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.
Coffee Für Tod
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Price: Free! Words: 840. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Getting a morning cup of coffee is a cherished daily ritual the world over. But while travelling this custom can become both an adventure and an ordeal. More often than not the desire for a fix coupled with the exchange of money can overcome any cultural or language obstacles...but then sometimes you find yourself at a train station in Berlin, Germany on a cold winter morning.
A Brief History of the Future: collected essays
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,940. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Category: Essay » Technology
As an author, scholar, and essayist, Sunny Moraine has mused on a variety of things in a variety of ways. In this collection, spanning over two years of work, they make their way through thoughts on the form and business of writing, the nature and meaning of games, the interweaving of society and technology, and the anxieties, awkwardnesses, and hopes of the everyday.
memorização
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Price: Free! Words: 2,060. Language: Portuguese. Published: June 27, 2014. Category: Essay » Sociology
como memorizar
Growing Pains
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Price: Free! Words: 620. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2014. Category: Essay » Sociology
How difficult is it missing milestones in your child's life? Don't dwell on them. Remember it's still a milestone. This piece delves into being a two parent working home and how to be the best parent possible.
Black Women: A White Man's Homage
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 810. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2014. Category: Essay » Sociology
No group or demographic has had to overcome more in America than black women. For every black First Lady in the White House, there are thousands more who have made it. We live in an era where Sisters are, indeed, doin' it for themselves.
(Un)Common Sense on Guns
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,450. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2014. Category: Essay » Sociology
Plowing into the complex, explosive issue of gun control armed only with pragmatism and common sense (and a couple controversial suggestions). Can the author come out unscathed? Kevlar vests are recommended at this round table discussion.
Saksy po polsku
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Price: $1.70 USD. Words: 15,760. Language: Polish. Published: June 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
Polak Polakowi ten los zgotował - oto motto "Saksów po polsku" - autentyczny zapis wspomnień emigranta, który otarł się o współczesne niewolnictwo we Włoszech
Civil Society, Changing Contemporary Politics with the return of multi-party politics in the Third World & Religion: An Introduction
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Price: Free! Words: 6,640. Language: British English. Published: June 19, 2014. Category: Essay » Sociology
This essay seeks value from Civil Society in terms of changes in contemporary politics from its ancient origins, Tocqueville perceptions, Gramsci third force interpretations for emancipation of the dis-empowered and its global expansion and interpretation. Assessing how these are achieved and looks at various critiques of the concept to offer a balanced argument. Looking at the studies of analy
13 Punches
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Price: Free! Words: 11,620. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014. Category: Essay » Sociology
Garden Urthark’s 13 Punches examines Sigmund Freud’s myth of God’s origin and evolution to explain currents and undercurrents of present-day consciousness in preparation for the launch of what is best in us toward the future of our humanity in Space.
How Not To Make Money: A Collection of Two Short Stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,770. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
How Not To Make Money is a comic-tragic story around an ancient Japanese clay object, which I discarded. Later it showed up on e-Bay causing a minor family discord. The second story was based on our wedding present, which we could not identify. Various experts gave us various opinions and confused us. Eventually, we found out the amazing true nature of the object.
Interviews with Strong Women
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Price: Free! Words: 4,210. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sociology of Sports
This ebook contains interviews with strong women---mostly bodybuilders---conducted between 2003 and 2004.
Preparatory Action - 'Culture in EU external relations'
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Price: Free! Words: 51,490. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Category: Essay » Political
A report on why Europe should have more culture in its external relations.
WHAT IS TRUTH? POWERS THAT WERE, POWERS THAT ARE The shifting history and impact of communications, movements and the media
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Price: Free! Words: 547,800. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Abortion & Birth Control
The shifting history and impact of communications, movements and the media
EXPLORING RELIGION
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Price: Free! Words: 70,730. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Category: 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!
Nice to Meet You, Natalie: A Short Essay
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,670. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Urban
Natalie is another American exchange student in Avalon, Aria. This is her self-introduction to her professors back at her university in America. Find out Natalie's basic information, such as her interests, likes and dislikes, and why she's in Aria. What is about this country and its people that has captivated her so much?
Building One's Own Heaven: Humanists, Secularists, and Other Non-Believers' Answers to the After-Death World
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,830. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Atheism/Agnosticism
If you are a non-believer, you will definitely go to heaven after your death. What is the non-believers’ heaven like? Non-believers’ heaven has many different models with each model built to the individual’s specific request. Every non-believer will have his or her own model of a designer heaven. This book will explain details of choices among various models.
Evolution Favors People Who Don't Believe in Evolution
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Price: Free! Words: 1,530. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2014. Category: Essay » Sociology
The author discusses the fact that people who don't believe in evolution tend to have a higher birthrate than people who don't.