Books tagged: culture

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Death of a Black Star
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,010. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2013 by Sakura Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
Drawing from her African heritage and pulling from her Chicagoan upbringing, Sharday provides passionate prose and rhymes about what it's like to be black and living in America while having dreams of Africa. Along with this, her words debate what it means to be troubled by life, to be inspired by love, and most of all, to shine bright as a black star.
Honorary Mother’s Day Award
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,940. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2013 by booksmango. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
Honorary Mother’s Day Award is enveloped with forty-three, poetic expressions that inspire and reassures your mum how much you love her. After all, the gorgeous flower bouquet complimenting this one-of-a-kind gift will never die. This timeless treasure makes this year’s celebration for the Queen of Thailand, worth giving. In honor of Queen Sirikit, who continues capturing the hearts of the Thai pe
I'll Dream You Alive
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 3,220. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic studies
Inuit chants and songs from East Greenland
Fifty Cultural Perturbations
Price: Free! Words: 10,850. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
Fifty Cultural Perturbations is an e-book commissioned by Third Party Gallery for their inaugural publication Soccer Practice. The work engages both technological aspects of e-book production, distribution, and consumption, as well as the experiential process of engaging in this relatively new technology of publication.
The Spirit of Irish Wit
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 123,600. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: January 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Nonfiction » History » European
A collection of 800 pieces of Irish wit, published in 1811 that encapsulates life from the humble chimney sweep to the arrogant nobleman. An essential guide to humour in culture and manners, pomp and politics, humbug and sharp tongues, class and craft, language and expression, wisdom and foolishness during the political ferment prior and during the 1798 Rebellion and after the Act of Union.
Perma Art - Permaculture and Art
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,510. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2013. Categories: Essay » Technology
Art can be used to enhance permaculture, by reconsidering art supplies and designing new tools of expression.
S.O.S (Save our Society)
Price: Free! Words: 15,170. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Essay » Sociology
The Delhi gang rape case has enraged every Indian and brought forward many issues related to our political, judicial and executive systems. But it has also raised some serious questions about our society and its culture. Let's start a discussion to find out what's wrong with the Indian society and how we can change it.
The Virtual State and the Fall of Empires: Digital Rights Management, Virtual Rights, and the Decline of the Nation-State System
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 48,720. Language: American English. Published: January 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Social aspects / general, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
We may use public policy and software design to address contemporary issues online today, extend constitutional rights into virtual space, and build a foundation for a digital society. Digital life, liberty, and happiness . . . .
About Whoever
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 51,830. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Sex education
About Whoever is insightful, compelling analysis that puts contemporary sexuality on the social analyst’s couch. Experiences of real people, influences of history, culture, crucial developments in American Equal Rights, “Don’t Ask Don’t Tell”, domestic partnerships and other news provide fascinating discussion. Gay, Straight, right-wing, left, or whoever we are, About Whoever is about us.
Heart Whisper
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,220. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » African American fiction » Romance
For Tara Nchekwube, falling in love with dynamic Chinedu Onyia was a dream come true. And accepting his proposal was only natural. But Tara’s mother’s vehement disapproval threatened to upset their plan. They were ready to follow their hearts’ desire until they learnt just why they could never marry...