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The Cult of Plastic Reality
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,920. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » History » American
An analysis of American pop culture through historical lens, various factors are looked it to see how the entertainment industry is able to produced celebrities such as the Kardashians and Miley Cyrus and how they have such large followings. And what it means for North American society.
Inside Central: A Student Perspective for Parents
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 22,650. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Categories: Essay » Sociology
Our goal in writing this “high school improvement” book is to give you insight and helpful advice in dealing with the potential issues your child will face during his or her time here. Ultimately, each chapter will pose—and attempt to resolve—some unique question regarding its respective topic, a question that is unaware to most incoming high school parents yet bound to be encountered.
Profecías Nostraamandamus
Price: $5.75 USD. Words: 40,270. Language: Spanish. Published: August 28, 2013. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy
Bajo los siguientes epígrafes se encuentran predicciones y profecías escritas en y en el presente pero con visión de futuro próximo. Aunque sea por mera curiosidad, puro goce, para reflexionar, incluso si se busca una carcajada desde el escepticismo, las siguientes páginas están redactadas para la mente y consciencia humanas, para el subconsciente y la conversación versada en la moral.
Java Server Faces
Price: $35.99 USD. Words: 5,410. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013. Categories: Essay » Technology, Essay » Sociology
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This is a book teach for you to know about language JSF Java Server Faces is FrameWork for development web
澳大利亚的政府架构与社会福利保障
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 130. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: August 19, 2013. Categories: Essay » Sociology
本书较有系统性地综合介绍澳大利亚的政府架构,包括三级政府(联邦,州,地方市/区政府)的行政管理,司法和税务。以及较为详细介绍澳大利亚的社会福利保障,包括社会福利保障架构,社会福利保障制度,有澳大利亚永久居民和公民身份的人可以享受哪些福利待遇,以及寻求社会福利的方式。尤其是介绍了不少有关社会福利方面的信息,这些在一般的中文网站上是没有的。例如,长期病患者如何受惠于联邦政府的"药品补贴计划安全网"。更深一些了解澳大利亚的政府架构和社会福利保障制度,这对于那些正在考虑移民到澳大利亚或初到澳大利亚的人会有较大帮助,同时对任何人想对澳大利亚有些了解带来彼益,如那些巳在澳大利亚留学或将要来澳大利亚留学的人。
Bringing Forth Children in an Age of Selfishness
Price: Free! Words: 5,080. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2013 by Peace Protestant Reformed Church. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Family, Essay » Sociology
The truth of God’s sovereignty extends to our marriages and the begetting and raising of our children. The struggle every child of God faces is between the sovereignty of self and the sovereignty of God. This pamphlet discusses the importance that God places on parents to not only raise their children in his fear, but in the first place to put aside their selfish natures and bear children.
A CHEER-ful Boomer Journey
Price: $9.50 USD. Words: 24,820. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Healthy aging
Longer life expectations will force over 70,000,000 American boomers-plus those already in formal retirement - to ask at some point in time, “What in the world am I going to do with the rest of my life”? This book is a “Boomer Spring Training Manual” providing foundational perspectives, skills, tools, and resources needed to make the next season of life a productive and satisfying life experience.
Leaving Home
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,120. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Essay » Sociology
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A train breaks down in the snowy Polish countryside. The jungle awakes. On a cruise ship, paranoia strikes. Fairy godmother magic comes from an unexpected source. A blackmailer makes a mistake. A young father leaves town. A neighbor's death reveals a dark surprise. All this and more in Leaving Home, a collection of twenty short stories, flash fiction, and travel essays by Melinda Brasher.
The Germ Theory
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,420. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2013. Categories: Essay » Sociology
This is an essay on the germ theory, and explores the social, economic, and intellectual effects it had on society.
Omeopatia: vivere nel mondo in crisi
Price: Free! Words: 16,910. Language: Italian. Published: August 12, 2013. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Homeopathy
Cataclismi naturali e non, guerre globali, media falsi e bugiardi, società antisociale, obesità e fame... cosa c'entra con tutto ciò un medico omeopata? Sono forze patogene che, se non favoriscono malattie, riducono la possibilità di attraversare con felicità quest'intervallo spazio-temporale che chiamiamo vita. Alla ricerca del bene comune, medico e paziente, per raggiungere la piena salute.
Three Essays on The Nature of Happiness
Price: Free! Words: 6,680. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2013. Categories: Essay » Sociology
Happiness is the natural outcome of evolution. Individuals who find happiness in the type of activities and relationships required for their species to flourish are the ones whose genes are most likely to be passed on to future generations. Unhappiness, therefore, does not indicate personal, but instead, cultural failure—having to do unnatural things and form unnatural relationships to survive.
Get and Keep a Body You LOVE for a Lifetime
Price: Free! Words: 2,150. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Categories: Essay » Sociology
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The 8 Most Fundamental Laws to Getting and Keeping the Body You LOVE!
Il Vangelo secondo Francesco
Series: Nero di Seppia, Book 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,520. Language: Italian. Published: August 1, 2013 by Fuoco Edizioni. Categories: Essay » Sociology
Il cantautore Francesco Guccini sulle tracce della fede e della religione.
Everybody's Got to Have a Dream
Price: Free! Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Categories: Essay » Sociology
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Dreams are not something you only have while you are asleep but visions of a person you want to be and hope to be in life. The goals that you set help to shape your future and determine whether you are successful or unsuccessful. If you can dream it, you can achieve it. In this short essay I offer a few tips that I have found to be helpful.
Notes from Underground: A Cold War Missileer Goes Home
Price: Free! Words: 6,400. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Essay » Sociology
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The author, a missile launch control officer in the waning years of the Cold War, returns to his old Air Force unit in North Dakota. His goal is to learn firsthand how today's missileers are faring in the gray environment of the post-Cold War era.
Essay: Heaven? Hell?
Price: Free! Words: 1,270. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2013. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Essay » Literature
Neither heaven nor hell exists, at least the versions spoken of, and believed in, by Christians. Life is not so simple, cut and dry. It is wonderfully grand, many times more beautiful than your wildest imagination! Do not fear that which does not exist in reality. Fear needs to give way to spiritual confidence and a just appreciation for the unfolding life of the human being.
The Role of Productivity in Community Success: The Jesuit-Guaraní Cultural Confluence
Price: Free! Words: 5,990. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2013. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics / comparative
This historical essay, drawn from the deepest jungles of Uruguay in South America, examines the creation of a flourishing culture and economy that lasted for almost two centuries. It explores the guided development of a virtuous web of social and economic controls that mixed the philosophy of Catholic Jesuits with the traditions of the native Guaraní peoples. Suggests application to our times.
Knowing Is Loving, The Similarities of Raja Yoga and Art
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,790. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2013. Categories: Essay » Sociology
Becoming a yogi is probably a good example for any role of life, except the criminal, but the parallels with becoming a painter are particularly fun. Yoga, literally ‘union with God’ actually makes any endeavor better but then so does art. The craving for "newness" is in all of us. Usefulness is the most basic urge. "Knowing Is Loving" is about treating life in an honest way to achieve harmony.
Itho thannambikkai (இதோ… தன்னம்பிக்கை)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,580. Language: Tamil. Published: July 19, 2013. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
இதுதான் தன்னம்பிக்கை… “தன்னம்பிக்கை உள்ள மனிதனின் வளர்ச்சியை யாரேனும் தடை செய்தால், ஏன்? தடைசெய்ய நினைத்தால்கூட போதும் அவன் முன்பைவிட மும்மடங்கு ஆற்றலோடு செயல்படத் தொடங்குவான். அவன் உள்ளத்தில் ஆற்றலின் ஊற்றுகள் பீறிட்டு எழும்பத் தொடங்கிவிடும். இதுவரை நிகழ்த்தாத சாதனைகளை எல்லாம் அவன் நிகழ்த்தியே தீருவான்”
Boxed Set Volume 1
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,350. Language: British English. Published: July 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Essay » Sociology
“A Thailand Diary” is a candid look at Thais and Thailand in a light and readable diary format and holds back no punches. Get ready for some surprises when you read it. "Escape to Thailand” is an account of an English expat’s move to Thailand and his early days here. With many glimpses into the lives of ordinary Thais, the biography becomes a “fly on the wall” experience for the reader. Seeing wha