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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.
A Brief History of the Future: collected essays
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Price: $3.99 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.
The St.Louis Gateway-An epic.
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 44,050. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Read this exciting and prescient story of westward identity and expansion. If you want to know how America was experienced and expounded you'll love Gateway, it is a lesson and in-depth revelation of what the city, the translocated and many facilitations and founders found the city as keeper and transpirers for the future of America as a continent. You'll be Impressed and gain insight...
Kindergarters: Burlesque in Canada
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 27,120. Language: Italian. Published: June 15, 2014. Category: Essay » Author profile
Lo scopo di questo libro, “Kindergarters: Burlesque in Canada”, un gioco di parole tra “kindergarden” (asili) e “garters” (giarrettiere) che fa riferimento a un modo giocoso di queste femme fatales di allietare degli uomini visti come bambini, è quello stimolare il coinvolgimento in questa parte fondamentale della storia del teatro mondiale, con una speciale attenzione alla realtà canadese.
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!
El Mamifero Tanguero - Antoprologia Del Tango Secondo Il Prof. Pedro Pugliese.
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,860. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014 by Enrico Massetti. Category: Essay » Sociology
Del professore Pedro Pugliese si hanno le prime notizie “storiche” nel 2001. Da allora i suoi dotti articoli di antropologia del tango, “tradotti in italiano” da Leli, hanno informato gli iscritti alla mailing list Tangueros. Almeno fino al 2010.
Lo Yoga nelle Scuole Primarie Attraverso la Danza
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,650. Language: Italian. Published: May 25, 2014 by Enrico Massetti. Category: Essay » Sociology
Una necessità tanto più impellente quanto più virtuale sta divenendo lo spazio in cui agiscono e vivono i nostri ragazzi (non solo loro ahimè…), una società protesa verso l’immagine che scorre, la sedimentazione incontrollata degli istanti che non ci accorgiamo di vivere, una società che presta poca attenzione ai bambini in quanto bambini ma come destinatari di beni di consumo.
Educazione Sessuale Taoista
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 25,500. Language: Italian. Published: May 25, 2014 by Enrico Massetti. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Antica guida per l’amante moderno Inspirandosi ad un antico scritto cinese (dove l’Imperatore Giallo Huang Ti dialoga con le sue tre consigliere d’amore)Patricia Muller usa, per sdrammatizzare l’argomento, la formula del racconto e così ci fa spiare ciò che viene detto ed insegnato al giovane principe Huang Ti, il futuro grande Imperatore Giallo, prima della incoronazione sul tema amore e sesso.
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.
Guidelines for Psychotherapy in Ordinary Language: An Integrative Approach
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 65,250. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2014. Category: Essay » Sociology
The foundation in ordinary language and common sense builds upon our existing competencies, and is used to integrate theoretical formulations. The guidelines specify the tasks of therapy, and integrate the various techniques by which the objectives might be accomplished. Psychotherapy, like other activities, is a sequence of intentional actions meant to accomplish specifiable objectives.
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: 36,510. 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.
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.
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.
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.
Weighing Things Up: Essays on Trends, Technology, and Present–Day Society
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,970. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2014. Category: Essay » Political
This is Bob Branco's fourth published book. It includes 30 essays on issues pertaining to blindness and the blind, then another 73 short essays having to do with bureaucracy, holidays, legislation, politics, sports, scams, technology, and social issues. Numerous editor's notes and links to articles add more information and occasionally a different point of view.
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.
Vanishing Village: The Struggle for Community in the New West
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,810. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Rural
Just a few miles beyond the bright lights of the Las Vegas Strip and the surrounding suburbs, a quiet village vigorously resists the insistent pull of the metropolis. The villagers believe the modern way, the urban way is not necessarily the best way. They want to make their own rules and set their own standards, insisting that one size does not fit all.