Essay » Sociology

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
Miner* Celebrity: How an underground artist found fame in NYC.
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 66,480. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Chronicles some of the events and episodes leading up to Marcus Taylor aka Marvalous, successfully selling his music on the streets of NYC for 7 years. Included in his many supporters are an inordinate amount of celebrities, along with some not as recognized, but none-the-less interesting characters. This so-called underground emcee relates amusing, sobering, and insightful recollections.
Reflexiones sobre un mundo mejor
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Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 84,410. Language: Spanish. Published: April 29, 2014. Category: Essay » Sociology
La aparente conformidad que la gente esgrime frente a la gravedad de los acontecimientos, debe hacer mella en los gobiernos, pero estos sufren de una avanzada miopía que les impide tomar acción alguna. Entonces es deber de cada uno y cada cual de tomar conciencia y entonces forzar a la acción antes que sea demasiado tarde. Este libro pretende proponer opciones a esa critica situación.
Because I Said So: Life in The Mom Zone
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Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 51,870. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014 by Sartoris Literary. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
In these stories, the love, strength, humor and super powers of mothers are hailed for the wonders that they are.
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.
Dealing With Idiots: Everyday Inspiration For Putting Up With People
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,710. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
This hilarious collection of short essays may look and sound like a middle-aged man ranting about having to stand in line at the grocery store and sit in traffic, but they are actually... well, that is pretty much what they are. Funny, heartfelt and not legally traceable back to the author because the names have been changed in many of the stories, Dealing With Idiots will make you laugh.
Fingers to the Keyboard: 2000 - 2014
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,500. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Fingers to the Keyboard is an eclectic mix and collection of essays on topics such as the stupidity of politicians, the idiosyncrasies of English grammar, the baiting of scammers, the trials and tribulations of being hard of hearing, commentaries on various sports, religious extremism, the beauty of mathematics, film and book reviews, and a miscellany of grumpy old man moans and groans.
How To Make A Social Justice Warrior
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Price: $0.99 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.
Self-destruction of Europe
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 85,960. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2014. Category: Essay » Sociology
The main theme of the book: the threat of ethnic degeneration of Europe. The book deals with the most acute problems of our civilization and offers real and bold solutions. The author supports his conclusions with the opinions of famous scientists, politicians and ordinary people.
Самоликвидация Европы
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 69,370. Language: Russian. Published: February 3, 2014. Category: Essay » Sociology
Главная тема книги - угроза этнического вырождения Европы. Автор затрагивает самые острые проблемы нашей цивилизации и предлагает очень смелые решениия. Свои выводы подкрепляет мнением известных ученых, политиков и простых людей.
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.
FINE DEL MONDO, FINE DELLA STORIA O FINE DELL' INFERNO SULLA TERRA?
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Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 517,760. Language: Italian. Published: January 23, 2014. Category: Essay » Sociology
Recentemente è stata paventata la "fine della storia", più di recente persino la "fine del mondo", ma le persone comuni e gli intellettuali aspettano da millenni una palingenesi che consenta la "fine dell' inferno sulla terra", ossia la fine del contrasto tra individui e società. Per raggiungere questo risultato occorre che gli esseri umani acquistino la piena conoscenza scientifica della realtà!
Tales from a hill station
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 81,760. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
A narration of my experiences as a resident of Baguio and an expression of my views on art, culture, politics and life in general in the new millennium in what was once known as the most beautiful hill station in Asia.
Respuestas alimentarias a la crisis económica
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 142,060. Language: Spanish. Published: December 10, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
Este primer número de la COLECCIÓN eBOOKS ICAF reúne textos en torno a las siguiente líneas: a) Crisis económica y cambio de hábitos alimentarios, b) Modificaciones y continuidad en las redes de distribución alimentaria y en los sistemas de venta, c) Recursos genéticos y patrimonio alimentario, huertas urbanas, d) Productores, consumidores y redes sociales: estrategias e innovación.
Flight From the Absolute: Cynical Observations on the Postmodern West. volume I.
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 174,770. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
Does “religious belief” concern only those believing in some form of the supernatural or is everyone religious? What if religion was simply a set of beliefs enabling us to make sense of our lives? Might even "secular" Western elites be religious? How would this affect our view of the history of Western civilisation? Can science play a role in religion?
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...
Consumicidio
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 95,360. Language: Spanish. Published: December 3, 2013 by OmniaBooks. Category: Essay » Sociology
Consumicidio (ensayo sobre el consumo (in)sostenible) es un ensayo temprano de crítica social.
A Little Knowledge
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Price: $2.98 USD. Words: 77,390. Language: American English. Published: November 25, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
A little knowledge may be a dangerous thing, but a lot of knowledge certainly is. These essays cover ground seldom touched on in schools.
What You Feel is What You Get
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Price: Free! Words: 57,420. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
A book of lectures on life, spirit and the art of living.
El apogeo de la mezquindad. Vivencias y decires en el periodismo
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 143,790. Language: Spanish. Published: October 28, 2013 by LD Books - Lectorum. Category: Essay » Sociology
Víctor Roura es un periodista que se encarga de coordinar la sección cultural de El Financiero desde 1988. Ahora en “El apogeo de la mezquindad. Vivencias y decires en el periodismo”, realiza reflexiones, anotaciones y descripciones alrededor de la práctica del periodismo.