Books tagged: caste system

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An epistocratic constitution - cure to hypocratic Indian democracy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,060. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
What could be more powerful document than something written by 2500 stalwarts of India, over a period of two and half years? Where could the document go wrong inspite of having 395 articles, and over a hundred amendments? Yes ….what could go wrong? The answer….EVERYTHING. The answer to the problem is "Epistocracy" - eloborated in this book.
Jhyoti
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 16,770. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2011 by Falcon Ridge Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Cadet Jhyoti sen Chandar is the lowest of the low, a bhoto, studying at the Alliance Academy on sufferance. When she stumbles across a high caste murderer, she will have to decide between justice for the poor dead woman, or survival. INCLUDES BONUS SHORT STORY: Jhyoti: Planetside
The Onam Miracle
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,710. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Meet Patyamal, a young princess living in Kerala, India in the late 17th century. All she wants is freedom which fuels her desire to do away with the caste system. She runs away from her posh life in the palace. Patyamal is forced to deal with life on the streets and discovers first-hand how the lower castes scrape for their very existence. Will she find truth? Will she find freedom?
Cargon, Honour & Privilege
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Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 62,710. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012 by Martin Sisters Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Lives are won, lost and traded on the three-tiered Cargon boards. Eve, a serving-girl, has watched the elite from the outside, seen the dramatic shifts based on the results of the Game. She can no longer accept her position on the edges. Wagering her own life, she wins and emerges in a strange new world.
Destitution
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 125,150. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012 by Martin Sisters Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Life in lower class as offspring of a notorious thief was simple for the Quartar daughters until accidental mishaps with the other classes of society turn their dirt poor lives around for worse and better. Before they know it they are wrapped in the grandest scandal their country of Galli has ever seen. The kingdom of Cretaine is trying to overthrow the corrupted kingdom of Galli.
Jhyoti: Planetside
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,260. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012 by Falcon Ridge Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Specialist Jhyoti sen Chandar, exoanthropologist on the Alliance ship Solar Wind, thought she had left behind the harsh caste system of her home planet. Unfortunately, it followed her aboard in the person of Engineer Parma sen Harpar: young, hostile and with a secret that will endanger both women. Includes a bonus short story: STATION OSCX-9.
Kingsley Calendar's Experiment in the Field
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,530. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
A determined billionaire takes people from refugee camps in the poorest areas around the globe and brings them to the U.S. to live in a grand humanitarian experiment that finds him strung from a tree, bloodied by the Taliban, haunted by an albino African witch then kidnapped by a homeless man with a tattoo on his butt that reads 'No Embalming'.
Monkeys and Political Leaders – The Seven Rules to Every Human-Simian Society
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Price: Free! Words: 4,230. Language: American English. Published: September 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World leaders
After I moved to the northern jungles of Malaysia, I watched, observed, and studied from the safety of my window a troop of long-tail macaque monkeys in their natural habitat.
Laryn Rising
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 152,150. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Laryn and her sisters must leave the Earth's Federation or face permanent separation. Determined to stay together they board a colonial transport ship heading for the planet of Nequam, knowing nothing about the pastoral world of their fellow colonists—or about marriage, which will shortly be required of them. Amidst the onslaught of unforeseen challenges Laryn strives to find peace and acceptance.
Aum Beep Beep:Lifting The Lid On Hinduism
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 99,040. Language: British English. Published: August 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Atheism/Agnosticism
Aum Beep Beep tells the true story of Hinduism. This irreverent, controversial and hilarious book charts the author's journey from belief to disillusionment as he begins to understand the truth behind the much lauded scriptures of Hinduism. This rational critique provides a refreshing antidote to those pervasive accolades and reveals the shocking truth about the origins of Hinduism.