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Badiya - Los Nómadas Saharauis en los Territorios Liberados del Sáhara Occidental
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Price: Free! Words: 14,420. Language: Spanish. Published: April 28, 2014. Category: Essay » Sociology
Este es un ensayo fotográfico sobre la vida nómada de los saharauis que viven en la parte más oriental del Sahara Occidental, también conocida como ‘territorios liberados’. Esos territorios para los saharauis son ‘la badiya’, que se conforma conjuntamente de rebaños, pastos, pozos y tiendas y donde los ritmos de vida son dictados por las lluvias y las necesidades del ganado.
Upington is nie vir sissies nie
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,040. Language: Afrikaans. Published: April 25, 2014 by VDS Brink. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
Die boek gaan oor 'n dogtertjie, Elmie. Haar ouma leer haar aan die eenkant van liefde en almal is gelyk in die Here se oë maar sy beleef dat grootmense se môre en aandpraatjies verskil. Elmie is 'n vrygees en die hitte van Upington kry haar soms onder, tog is sy versot op haar dorp en haar boomhuis.
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.
Den of Thieves
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,910. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2014. Category: Essay » Sociology
Its a story about a student who escaped from his killers. He helped others to get justice by filing a case in the High Court.
the best things in life are free
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 350. Language: Simple English. Published: April 17, 2014. Category: Essay » Sociology
What does happiness costs? Whats the price?
Rede zum Thema Rassismus
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You set the price! Words: 470. Language: German. Published: April 17, 2014. Category: Essay » Political
Rede zum Thema Rassismus
Rede zum Thema Konsumwahn
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You set the price! Words: 380. Language: German. Published: April 17, 2014. Category: Essay » Sociology
Rede zum Thema Konsumwahn
Rede zum Thema Kinderarbeit
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 650. Language: German. Published: April 17, 2014. Category: Essay » Sociology
Eine Rede zum Thema Kinderarbeit
Ayn Rand's Promise: Fixing Objectivism, the Objectivist Movement, and Making the World a Better Place
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You set the price! Words: 3,470. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014. Category: Essay » Political
The philosophy developed by Ayn Rand through her fiction and nonfiction writings -- Objectivism -- is a breathtaking work. It should have spread more quickly in the world by now than it has done, and I hold the Objectivist movement accountable for that failure. This essay is meant as a corrective measure and to put Objectivism back on track to bring reason to the world.
Because I Said So: Life in The Mom Zone
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Price: $4.95 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.
Praga dos (a) Mal-Amados (a)
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Series: AMAR SE APRENDE AMANDO. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 6,520. Language: Portuguese. Published: April 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Latin American Poetry
O presente livro, de uma forma poética e filosófica, irônica, cômica e, muitas vezes também questionadora, trata da temática do amor entre os diferentes sexos e gêneros humanos, centrando-se nos paradoxos entre o “amor apaixonado”; o “amor romântico” e as concepções de amor modernas como, por exemplo, "pegar", "ficar", "sair" e/ou "dar um lance".
Ancient Tyrants
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Price: Free! Words: 2,420. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2014. Category: Essay » Sociology
Regardless of ancient history or current times, plundering and conquering other countries, forcing them to submit, enslaving their people, stealing their goods, or forcing them into a religion is an act of terrorism.
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.
When Less Was More and We Knew What More IS
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,480. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2014. Category: Essay » Sociology
A look into our past, our present and our future if we continue to re-assimilate the meaning of "more" and "less".
The Temple Grandin Autism Effect
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2014 by Amber Ink Publishing. Category: Essay » Sociology
Temple Grandin has had a long lasting impact on the Autism Community. She is by far the most famous person living with Autism. While there are many positive factors to her legacy there are also some hidden negative impacts on how her legacy has affected autism. This book explores some of those hidden negative impacts her legacy has had on the future of your autistic child.
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.