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China and Other Spaces
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 65,850. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013 by Typhoon Media. Category: Essay » Sociology
While a number of the essays contained in this book focus specifically on questions related to Chinese culture, the collection as a whole ranges geographically from China and Europe to Latin America. China and Other Spaces will be of direct interest to scholars and practitioners working in cultural studies, history, the performing arts, literature, the visual arts, museology, and film studies.
Passionate Justice: A Progressive Memoir in Essays
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 50,500. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Category: Essay » Political
Writing essays on social justice has been my daily passion and full-time work since 2008. To date, I’ve published roughly 1,500 pieces which have received excellent, helpful criticism from a group of longstanding, dear friends and from a consistent readership of fellow writers, first at Open Salon and subsequently at Our Salon. ~Jonathan Wolfman
Death Panel
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Price: Free! Words: 43,060. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Written as a third person work of fiction, Death Panel is the author's memoir of the last four months he had with his wife, Mary, before she succumbed to cancer. The sub plot to the novel is how their HMO, Kaiser Permanente, inexplicably delayed the beginning of chemotherapy. This ensured that she would pass quickly, saving the HMO millions of dollars in treatment expenses.
A Voice Of The Indian Desert
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Price: Free! Words: 33,750. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
Tan Dan about fights in the feudal age and the liberation of the feudal serfs in the 1950s. Narrations from his native village. Detha cattlebreeders had clashes with feudal lords, who did not accept any rivalry to their supremacy. Untouchable Hindus worked as humiliated serfs. Among them Harji. Brutally beaten, as his hair was too long. Eventually the suppressed farmers became landowners.
The Young Desert Farmer
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Price: Free! Words: 62,990. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
A small dry sluggish feudal village in western Rajasthan came alive after the villagers managed to pump irrigation water from great depth. Tan Dan and his livestock breeding clan became commercial farmers more powerful than the former feudal lords. Tenants became landowners participating in the casteridden political game of the area. Tan Dan tried modern farming based on agricultural science.
Untouchable Friends
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Price: Free! Words: 34,290. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
In the 1970s Baya and other children in the Rajasthan desert region worked as sweepers at houses, where they were treated as untouchables. Although outsiders kept away from them, they enjoyed each others company, being good friends. Feudal attitudes influenced the life of all the sweeper families. The book also deals with death rites, Ganga water rites, Chandals and the meaning of outcasting.
Caesarem de Nostradamus
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Price: $7.92 USD. Words: 44,600. Language: Spanish. Published: May 25, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
El libro Caesarem de Nostradamus marca un antes y un despues en la forma de entender a Miguel de Nostradame, en sus paginas se encuentran predicciones basadas en sus estudios que nos adelantan la historia antes de que ocurra, con un alto indice de acierto jamas visto. Son estos aciertos los que avalan este estudio que comenzo en el año 2005.
Informazioni e sicurezza esterna francese: una genealogica (1680-2008).
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 30,530. Language: Italian. Published: May 18, 2013 by Giuseppe Gagliano, Sr. Category: Essay » Political
Storia del servizio di intelligence francese dalla nascita fino ad oggi.
Writing About People, Places, and Things
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 89,800. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
This is a collection of blogs written by Pushcart Prize Nominee Thierry Sagnier under the heading of Epiphanettes, which, as everyone knows, are small epiphanies. There are also epiphanots, which are false epiphanettes; epiphanuts; and epihanotsomuch. The latter are self-explanatory.
Homo Talent
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,110. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2013 by Delirium Publishing. Category: Essay » Sociology
Is the display of talent as we see it today, the same as one century ago? To ask oneself the decisive question means to seek, explore and discover the hidden dimension characterizing the archaic essence of talent.
Ziende blind
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 63,790. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2013 by Fosfor. Category: Essay » Sociology
Met de frisse blik van de betrokken buitenstaander laat Luyten zien hoe in politiek, economie en cultuur de open samenleving zijn vrijheid en welvarendheid prijsgeeft. Met kortetermijndenken, een roofzuchtige elite en afkalvend vertrouwen werd de kredietcrisis onvermijdelijk. En er zijn meer ontwikkelingen waarin we op Afrika gaan lijken.
Carolina Blue
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,360. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Carolina Blue is an anthology of travelogs, short essays taken from the author's journal about his time on the Piedmont of North Carolina, as well as tales from days on the road exploring the southeastern US.
Dilemas éticos de la medicina contemporánea
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Price: Free! Words: 60,070. Language: Spanish. Published: April 26, 2013 by Digitalgraf. Category: Essay » Political
Los días 29 y 30 de junio de 2012 se llevó a cabo en Montevideo, Uruguay, un seminario / taller internacional sobre Ética, Medicina y Salud Pública, organizado por la Junta de Transparencia y Ética Pública (JUTEP), en el marco de sus cometidos de promoción de la ética de la función pública y prevención de la corrupción en los organismos del Estado.
Projet Univers T: V Voir Venir
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Price: $3.25 USD. Words: 45,690. Language: Canadian French. Published: April 26, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
L'homme ne peut continuer a baigner dans sa désespérance et absence de vision. Il ne joue pas alors sont rôle dans l'univers et n'est en conséquence d'aucune utilité dans la poursuite du Projet Univers. Une vision nouvelle de l'homme et de l'univers importe.
The Post-Capitalist era: how the world is moving towards a post-capitalist socio-economic system
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 71,220. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
Uncertainty about the future in relative and absolute terms has been on the rise among people from the “old core” and so has been the demand for explanations on how we have got here, what is really happening today worldwide, as well as what is to be expected in the near and in the long term.
An Analysis of High School
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Price: Free! Words: 30,080. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
A philosophical analysis of high school from the perspective of a senior. Some topics explored are the categories of humans and the general make-up of society, elementary and middle school, types of students and the various roles one can play in high school, gossip, love, relationships, friendships, and emotions.
La RAND Corporation (1989-2009)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 63,090. Language: Italian. Published: April 19, 2013 by Giuseppe Gagliano, Sr. Category: Essay » Political
La riconfigurazione dei saperi strategici negli Stati Uniti.
Practice of Consumption and Spaces for Goods
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Price: $6.48 USD. Words: 37,980. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
The practice of consumption and the spaces for goods are in continuous evolution, constantly eluding typological and functional definition. One of the objectives of this book is to understand what mechanisms are at work, what competences, the roles which have impacted on, still impact on today and will continue to impact on this sector in the future.
Growing in All Directions At Once
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Price: $5.55 USD. Words: 50,180. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Aliens and UFOs
Growing in All Directions at Once looks at what the Ascension plan is after we entered the New Age on Dec. 21, 2012, It examines the rising of the energies, their impact on us.
Guerra psicologica
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Series: Incroci, Book 8. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,370. Language: Italian. Published: April 16, 2013 by Fuoco Edizioni. Category: Essay » Political
Saggio sulle moderne tecniche militari cognitive e di disinformazione.