Books tagged: american culture

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4 Causes 4 Conservatives & Capitalists
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Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 52,690. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
What makes more sense? The constant political struggle between conservatives and liberals? Or a lasting transformation of the cultural that changes the way voters think? The answers are in Laura's book. By changing the voter, the future of politics changes with it, when conservatives take on one of the 4 Causes: education, entertainment, preservation and religions outside the box.
Terrorized: How the War on Terror Affected American Culture and Society
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 92,080. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
"Terrorized" argues that America was radically transformed by the War on Terror that President Bush declared after 9/11. This book concentrates on how measures adopted by the Bush administration (revenge, security measures, surveillance, torture) seeped into the texture of American society (especially the media, movies, television), permanently altering Americans' confidence in their future.
Military Brats
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 217,110. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology
A startling, groundbreaking exploration, Military Brats is the first book to analyze what it means to grow up in the military. Based on five years of research, this book probes the consequences—both positive and negative—of being raised in a family characterized by rigid discipline, nomadic rootlessness, dedication to military mission, and the threat of war and personal loss.
Real
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 30,520. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
The posts in this book have connected thousands of REAL people around the world. This book is a testament that our generation can take a stand before a world that has been accustomed to measuring others by what they see, and show them we are “More Than A Face” on Facebook. Most people think our posts are meaningless, but I know our words and thoughts can effect lives.
American Aussie
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,140. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
On a Greencard Roadtrip Staying at Citizen Hotel. Find out about the intricate process of obtaining a greencard from a first-person account - blood, sweat & tears. Well, no blood really, but an awful lot of drama, where you'll learn one of life's biggest lessons… Be a part of a powerful personal story, where persistence and hard work can lead.
The Sun Shan't Set on Me! Poems from My Younger Days (Ages 16 to 23)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,760. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
A poetry anthology comprised of seventy-three poems that the author had written between the ages of sixteen and twenty-three.
Fragments of America
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 88,720. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012 by ReAnimus Press. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
A hard look at the American Dream, and visions of things to come.
Zombie Mania: A Parody
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,600. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
Summary: A family of zombies struggle to stay alive when they roam the earth on a freak Friday the 13th. A "Zombie Apocalypse" Parody. * * * For fans of South Park, MAD Magazine, The Simpsons, and DListed. * * * 5,700 Words | Short Story * * * By author/artist/non-conformist, Jess C Scott.
American Culture Explained
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,580. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
This book is for English learners and explains some of the various aspects throughout American culture. It is difficult to fully understand the diversity and complexity of the United States for foreigners that have never been to America, or have only visited a few times. Topics such as education, marriage trends, fashion and government structure are covered.
Off the Top of My Head - 300 American Workplace Idioms for People Who Speak English as a Second Language
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Price: Free! Words: 24,140. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
Speak the language of the American workplace. 305 colorful and commonly used American workplace expressions are organized into twenty categories like "Working Smart" and "Thinking and Imagining". Each expression or idiom is accompanied by a brief explanation, a fun illustration and several examples of use.