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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: 39,330. 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.
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.
Ruinas Gloriosas
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 26,320. Language: Spanish. Published: April 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Ministry / Evangelism
Para mi la vida no siempre fue fácil, tenía un problema con las drogas que yo he vencido por la fe que tengo en Jesús.Una fe que no tenía como joven.Pero déjeme contarle esta historia mi historia como mejor la puedo contar a mi manera como yo la viví.
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
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.
Sigma Shock
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 24,200. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014. Category: Essay » Sociology
What is the Sigma male? How do you tell if you are a Sigma male? Are you the type that will leave the Alpha roost and dictate life in your own terms or will you fall into the trap of the beta? The lone wolf lifestyle begins..
Fatti fedi e misfatti. Abbagli teologici
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,590. Language: Italian. Published: March 24, 2014 by noubs. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Ancient
Tomassini Barbarossa è uno che si fa domande, e non si rassegna alle risposte scontate. Affermazioni anche “forti”, le sue. Lui si scaglia – e ha ragione – contro le criminali miopie che hanno condannato moltitudini di persone a sofferenze senza scopo e morte in nome di una fede, di una superstizione sarebbe meglio dire, che celava oggi come ieri, interessi molto terreni e per nulla evangelici.
Inner Bushido - Strength Without Conflict
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 29,590. Language: American English. Published: March 19, 2014. Category: Essay » Sociology
Inner Bushido challenges many long-held assumptions about Samurai ethics, and offers a practical re-interpretation of the seven virtues of Bushido. Hannon takes an unorthodox approach to exploring this system of values, offering an intellectually honest analysis of the Samurai code of conduct, making it applicable to the daily lives of Western audiences.
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: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,010. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2014. Category: Essay » Political
In November of 1988, Magnum C. Laudus, Harvard's famous professor of Philosophy and Ancient Languages, came out of retirement to give his last public address. The old professor gave the listeners a great wonder, nothing less than the answer to—give or take—everything.