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Muhammad Ali and the Decline of Sportsmanship
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,070. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Category: Essay » Sociology
Locating Ground Zero for the death of humility and sportsmanship. And a controversial Ground Zero it is...
Unhinged: The Mirror Image of Nazism
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Though unsuccessful to a certain degree, Nazi ideology was forced to take a back-seat during the dissolution of WW2. This most definitely being the furthest reach of Judaism with its many streams of ideology and practices.
Arguments of Passion
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,400. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Category: Essay » Political
This is a discussion of 3 essays or speeches that were written around the time of the American Revolution.These articles show the opinions on both sides of the war. They were written by reverend Samuel Seabury, Patrick Henry, and John Adams.
Comment j'ai arrêté de fumer dans ma vie !
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,650. Language: French. Published: July 16, 2012. Category: Essay » Sociology
STOP SMOKE!Arrêter de fumer. Arrêter de fumer. Un rêve, un besoin, une volonté. Vous pouvez! oui, vous pouvez vous arrêté de fumer! Et cet ebook va vous y aider! Vous découvrirez dans cet ebook des termes familliers, compréhensibles qui vous inspirons à comprendre qu'il existe un monde sans fumée, sans tabac. Un monde ou vous vous sentirez chez vous, car c'est chez vous
The DNA of Prejudice: On the One and the Many
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Series: Subway Line, no. 2. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 18,610. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2012 by Upper West Side Philosophers, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
Winner of the 2010 Next Generation Indie Book Award for Social Change. This book takes the reader through the many layers of meaning that accompany the word ‘prejudice’. By critically confronting the ways in which we think and speak about prejudice, Michael Eskin clears the path for a new understanding of prejudice as a concept, a phenomenon, and a lived experience.
Fatal Numbers: Why Count on Chance
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Series: Subway Line, no. 3. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 12,490. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012 by Upper West Side Philosophers, Inc.. Category: Essay » Sociology
Tracing the interface between chance and probability in medical diagnostics, risk models, economics, and the fluctuations of financial markets, "Fatal Numbers" goes straight to the heart of what it means  to live, plan, and make decisions in a globalized, digitized, hyperlinked, science-driven, and uncertain world ...
Ill fares the land: essays on food, hunger and power
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"The pieces collected here...examine questions of power. Some fit into the ‘food systems and hunger’ category , others are more concerned with how we think about food systems and hunger. Control over the world food system implies control over technology and ideology, scholarship and culture as well. Such areas are not peripheral to the horrors of hunger."
Self, Other, Community: Meditations on Social Order and Social Breakdown
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A collection of essays about the modern world's attack on human community in the pursuit of wealth and utopian social engineering schemes. The essays emphasize that we exist for the sake of community, which embodies love, not for the sake of wealth or power, which are means. Our spiritually diseased elites reverse the order, creating the mess we are in now.
Does God Believe in Divorce
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This book is written in the hopes that any person, man or woman, living in an unhealthy marriage, who believes that it is God’s will that they remain in an unhealthy or abusive relationship will take the time to really get to know what God has to say about relationships, marriage and divorce.
The Last Monday in May
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As we hear on the news about fighting in foreign countries today, we are reminded of the many times our soldiers have fought and even given their lives for the freedoms we sometimes take for granted. A special day has been set aside to remember the sacrifices given by these soldiers to protect our rights and freedoms. That day is called Memorial Day.
Why Bill Cosby Should Stop Criticizing Black People and Continue Eating His Jell-O
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 740. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Category: Essay » Sociology
This is brief essay criticism of Bill Cosby's bizarre comments. It charts how he went from being a beloved comedian and "America's dad" to a fringe character who, despite his good intentions, comes across as a loon. Cosby favors superficial changes over addressing the larger problems of the black community, with humor that largely misses the mark....
Cultural Mindset of the Class of 2013
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Price: Free! Words: 2,790. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology
Have you ever found that you can't relate to the teens of today? This guide is meant to help parents and older siblings by showing you what the high school graduating class of 2013 did - and didn't - grow up with. It might also be useful for writers to write realistic fictional teenagers.
El Fuego del Apocalipsis
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,970. Language: Spanish. Published: June 20, 2012. Category: Essay » Sociology
El Señor anunció su venida en llama de fuego: 2 Pedro 3:7Pero los cielos y la tierra actuales están reservados por su palabra para el fuego, guardados para el día del juicio y de la destrucción de los impíos. Biblia de las Américas, 1997.
Antropología y Arte en Gilles Deleuze
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,210. Language: Spanish. Published: June 20, 2012. Category: Essay » Sociology
Filósofo francés contemporáneo cuyo pensamiento se inscribió inicialmente en el movimiento estructuralista y en las llamadas filosofías de la muerte del sujeto, aunque su pensamiento, creador e iconoclasta, es inclasificable. De él dijo Michel Foucault que era “el único espíritu filosófico de Francia”, y que el siglo XX sería deleuziano.
Being Fruitful without Multiplying: Stories and Essays from Around the World
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 67,360. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012 by Coffeetown Press. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Emotions
Childfree and childless are the labels society gives to women who do not bear children, due to choice or genetics. This anthology began as a means for three close relatives from different generations to examine the life events that led to their not having children. Gold Medal Winner (Women's Issues) in the 2014 Independent Publisher (IPPY) Book Awards.
Are We Losing Our Independence?
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Price: Free! Words: 1,130. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012. Category: Essay » Political
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There is a growing trend in the United States that is of great concern for many independent thinkers. It has to do with losing our independence as our population increases. We lose independence slowly each year, so slowly that most of us do not even notice the change
Christmas Magic
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Price: Free! Words: 320. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012. Category: Essay » Sociology
Quentin Abraham was a friend, who taught with my wife at Flat Rock Grade School in Flat Rock Illinois. He was a man of many talents, one of them was his musical ability.
The Real Conrad "Black"
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 7,540. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2012. Category: Essay » Sociology
The Real Conrad "Black" is a sociological analysis of one's life through the lens of race, faith and popular culture.
The Hopper House
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Price: Free! Words: 970. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2012. Category: Essay » Sociology
A popular feature in local newspapers during the early 1950's was to use photos taken from a light plane flying over the many homesteads in the reading area, run them in the paper, and give the picture to the person who could correctly identify the house. The Oblong Oracle featured our house in November 1953, when my wife Sue was nine years old. This picture spurred this response from Mrs. Arthur
Wabash Cannonball Bridge
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Price: Free! Words: 870. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2012. Category: Essay » Sociology
St. Francisville, Illinois, (Home of the famous Black Jewell Popcorn company) has a great treasure our family visited recently. We had long heard the story of how a local farmer, tired of the long distance hauling grain to Vincennes, Indiana on the other side of the Wabash, had bought the abandoned railroad bridge to make his travel shorter.