Books tagged: anthropology

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Unscripted Journeys
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Price: Free! Words: 25,950. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Unscripted Journeys is a true detailed account of perils, and adventures in the land of the Maya. It includes accounts of a year incarceration in a remote Mexican prison, exclusive access to Mayan village ceremonies and interesting discoveries in this mountainous region. It takes you on journeys into out-of-the-way destinations in areas of Mexico, Guatemala and Honduras.Photos & paintings.
Irish Feet in Asian Flip-Flops
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 66,460. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: April 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A collection of stories, anecdotes and reflections on the author's travel and work in Asia, in particular South Asia, spanning 15 years from first setting foot in Asia to present involvement and work with a small Irish charity organisation. The book is humorous, serious, reflective as the author communicates real experiences of an Irish mind grappling with life in new cultures.
Aborted Mission
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 46,350. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Brian went to Africa to uncover and document the awesome life of one native community. His girlfriend and family followed him for a different purpose. The result was a tragic chain of death, death and, yes, more death. The mission inevitably aborted.
Irish Mythology
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 125,030. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
Irish mythology, the world's best mythology, is too rich to cram into one book, even a three volume book like "Decoding the Deluge." As I said in DTD, it's "Everything you'd ever want to know about the deluge (Species War)." This work contains my interpretations of the cream of Irish Mythology, the myths and myth-tales collected by Jeremiah Curtin in the late 1800s from the Gaelic-speaking folk.
International Human Rights: Universalism Versus Relativism
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 79,500. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS is a classic socio-legal study of the incompatibility and possible reconciliation of competing views of cultural relativism and absolute fundamental human rights. It features prodigious research and insight that is often cited by academics, rights lawyers, and activists over two decades. This edition adds a new foreword by Tom Zwart and a new preface by the author.
The Sheila Wulf Chitinoid Sessions
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,720. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The things you run into in space… Fresh from the University, Sheila Wulf thinks she's made her mark when she discovers an alien species, but her fifteen minutes of xenopological fame seems to be wasted on a tribe of uncooperative crabs. Could anything be worse? Try working for her. "The Sheila Wulf Chitinoid Sessions" is available in the collection "Even More Things I Could Get Out of My Mind."
Homeward Bound
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,830. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2013 by THG StarDragon Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Sharon Maitland discovers shortly after her sixteenth birthday that her entire life had been based on lies. That proves to be the least of the shocks that she would undergo in the months following her birthday - one of which would forever shatter her belief in reality as she had always known it. There is a key choice that she must make, upon which the fate of her life and the world rely...
A Girl's Guide to the Heroine's Journey
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,350. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2013 by Spero Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies
Suitable for all ages, this book examines 17 myths of the heroic woman from around the world. Asian, European, African, Native American (North AND South America), Australian, and Oceanic stories are re-told, examined, and discussed in detail. Each examination includes activities designed to appeal to girls 7 years old and older.
Coffins and Dreams
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Series: Douglas T. Vale's Short Stories, Book 77. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,650. Language: American English. Published: July 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
An alien anthropologist brings to life a dead and mysterious species: humans. But he has no idea what he set in motion. A science fiction short story.
«Программное обеспечение души женщин, родившихся 4 апреля високосных годов из Каталога человеческих душ». Книга 36.
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Price: $3,000.00 USD. Words: 11,840. Language: Russian. Published: August 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology
Учёными было сделано открытие: один из древнейших манускриптов оказался каталогом человеческих душ, т.к. в нем досконально описывается структура психики человека («душа»). Оказалось, душа это носитель природного программного обеспечения, а homo sapiens это биоробот. В древнем источнике было найдено доскональное описание 293 индивидуальных моделей души. Большинство из них уже расшифрованы.