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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: 40,620. 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.
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!
A Jornada Social
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Price: Free! Words: 34,160. Language: Portuguese. Published: May 25, 2014. Category: Essay » Sociology
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.
Vis-à-vis / Визави
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,840. Language: Russian. Published: May 21, 2014 by Wiener Literat. Category: Essay » Sociology
«Для французов «веришь – не веришь» не вопрос. У них ответ заведомо ясен: не верю. Не верю в то, в чем меня уверяют, в то, что мне говорят и показывают. Но делаю вид, что верю; и именно в этом делании вида заключается игра». Инна Арно
Mockingbirds at Dawn
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,520. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Paul’s Letters
Mockingbirds at Dawn is not about mockingbirds. It is about people who seek a larger repertoire of responses to God’s lush, lavished gifts. This is a collection of bite-sized interactions with Divine resources to deal with horizon shrinkage and resource leakage. This is a consideration of topics in the biblical book of Ephesians. These stories repel clouds or darkness with a fresh daybreak.
De la mano de los griegos
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Price: Free! Words: 39,190. Language: Spanish. Published: April 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » History & surveys / general
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.
Migration: The COMPAS Anthology
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Price: Free! Words: 109,290. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Category: Essay » Sociology
Migration: The COMPAS Anthology is a unique compendium of short articles and poems on the multiple interlinked practices, policies, responses and experiences that make up the phenomenon ‘migration’. Migration experts join with winners from COMPAS’ poetry competition to give their take on migration, ranging from personal reflections to succinct topic overviews.
PROCESSOS CONSTRUTIVOS DA IDENTIDADE PROFISSIONAL DO PEDAGOGO: FORMAÇÃO INICIAL, PRÁTICA PROFISSIONAL E POLÍTICAS PÚBLICAS
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You set the price! Words: 45,140. Language: Portuguese. Published: April 5, 2014. Category: Essay » Sociology
A temática configura-se pelos processos construtivos da identidade profissional do pedagogo, justificando-se a partir da compreensão de que toda profissão assegura uma identidade e, na atual conjuntura social, encontra-se em crise. Assim sendo, buscamos investigar a formação, a prática profissional e as políticas públicas como processos construtivos que marcam a configuração identitária do pedagog
Jack Emerson
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Price: Free! Words: 23,420. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2014. Category: Essay » Sociology
"You cannot describe the main character of a story, the story describes them."
The Theory of the Ironic
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Price: Free! Words: 20,010. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2014. Category: Essay » Political
Magnum C. Laudus, Harvard's famous professor of Philosophy and Ancient Languages, came out of retirement in November of 1988 to give his last public address. It was a great wonder what the old prof would say and to those who went that evening to hear the old man speak, he did not disappoint. What he gave to the world that night was nothing less than the answer to—give or take—everything.
How To Make A Social Justice Warrior
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,810. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014 by CatYelling. Category: Essay » Sociology
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.
Ruined Glory
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You set the price! Words: 21,040. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Category: Essay » Sociology
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This is my story, the story of how I got onto drug's and how eventually I found a way out. Written how I best can tell this story, "my way." I hope and pray that you can be inspired from my accounts of events in my life and the things I have done. I hope it inspires you.
My Letter to Fear (Essays on life, love and the search for Prince Charming)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,930. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2014. Category: Essay » Sociology
From the ridiculous to the heartbreaking, Steffy’s essays explore the differences between the realities of today and the expectations of youth. Her own experiences, plus interviews with women over the course of two years, are the basis for these funny and sometimes challenging pieces.
A Candid Look at Chinese Sophomores on the World Events 2013
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Series: Candid Look, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,160. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Student life
This is a compilation of speeches made in a Sophomore English class for non English majors in a Chinese University. These Students were asked to research a world event that had an impact on them either directly or emotionally. They were only given 1.5 minutes to speak and were to write it in advance for correction and grade. They have been courageous in speaking here.
A Collection of Papers on Literature, Poetry, and Gender
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,400. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014 by Owl Intermedia. Category: Essay » Literature
This collection of scholarly works spans the subjects of Literature, Poetry, and Gender.
Candide et l'Hindouisme
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Price: $2.70 USD. Words: 38,710. Language: French. Published: January 12, 2014. Category: Essay » Sociology
Beaucoup de chrétiens perdent la foi dans le Christianisme pour se tourner vers le Bouddhisme, l’Hindouisme ou vers d'autres religions et philosophies d’orient occidentalisées. L'auteur dans un dialogue honnête, sincère, simple et vivant de Maître à élève, traite de l'Hindouisme et va jusqu'à ses entrailles et nous tourne vers Jésus: le chemin, la Vérité, la vie, la résurrection, la lumière...
China Photos and Reflections: A Grassroots Look at Chinese Culture and the Chinese People
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 32,680. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic Studies / Asian American Studies
This photo narrative is a compilation of this author's experiences in China since 2001. During the past thirteen years I have had the opportunity to travel to China eight times, during which time I lived there a total of fourteen months. Those experiences are captured in my presentation, which contains a selection of photos that try to capture amazing China and its wonderful culture and people.
Nguyên lý duyên khởi - Dependent Arising
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,370. Language: Vietnamese. Published: December 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Những phương cách mà chúng ta dùng để đạt được hạnh phúc và vượt qua bất ổn là khác nhau. Hơn nữa, hạnh phúc cũng có nhiều loại khác nhau, và khổ đau cũng thế. Ở đây chúng ta không chỉ nhắm đến việc làm giảm nhẹ [khổ đau] hay đạt được lợi lạc nhất thời, mà ta đang hướng đến một mục đích hay sự lợi lạc lâu dài. Là những người Phật tử, chúng ta không nhắm đến điều đó chỉ trong một kiếp sống này...