Books tagged: culture

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The Surveyor of Properties
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 61,700. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Surveyor of Properties highlights the lives of its ordinary minions forced to live a life of exaggerated highs and lows as India sleepily awakens to its technological boom.
Sortir de l'impasse (2)
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You set the price! Words: 1,050. Language: French. Published: May 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Quatrième billet de la série consacrée à l'absence de prospective en politique. Mise en perspective du phénomène d'accélération de la société occidentale et de ses conséquences. Importance de l'investissement dans la culture et l'éducation, les nouvelles sources d'énergie, pour favoriser l'arrivée d'une nouvelle Renaissance à l'issue du nouveau Moyen Âge qui s'annonce.
Blow Jobs
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Price: Free! Words: 1,990. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Daniel Ford's inner voice one again goes unheeded and from there the situation spins out of control. Before long his screaming, roaring fans invade the scene and outright havoc ensues. Pleas for assistance dispatch aid in quieting the chaos. Troops arrive. Operations succeed and fail. Problem solved? There's no telling what might happen when technology breaks down. Plant tongue firmly in cheek.
The Human Rights Culture: A Study in History and Context
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 93,650. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2011 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Thoughtful and provocative exploration of the human rights movement and its development as a sociological and historical trend. Unlike the typical legal or philosophical approach to human rights, this books asks why it pervades modern culture. Applies the analysis to issues of women and minorities, language and culture, privacy, religion, individualism and state sovereignty. Includes references.
Soul Exchangers
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 1,530. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2011 by John Guevin. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
What makes you unique? When I think of life, uniqueness makes the difference between you and others. We all based on human beings, but the uniqueness makes you different and makes you being who you are. "Soul Exchangers" is the wake-up call for people who are wondering "What is Life?"
7 reasons to fall in love with Stockholm
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Price: Free! Words: 2,940. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
In 2010 I lived in Stockholm for half a year and got to know it a bit better. Now I want to tell you something about the reasons why I fell in love with this beautiful city.
The Middle-Age of Aquarius
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,120. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Welcome aboard for online humorist Barry Parham's fourth collection of looks at play, work, art, TV, cultural norms (a very short chapter, that one), ads, fads, politics, the internet, anti-social networking, and why the end of the world might be late. And yes, Straw-Heads, the ferrets are back. Includes these award-winning stories! Comfortably Dumb || Snowblind || The Zodiac Buzz-Killer
Understanding Hinduism for Young People
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,510. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Religion and Spirituality
This is a simple guide to Hinduism to help children and young people start to understand key world religions. In a multi-cultural society it would be helpful for us all to understand each other better. It is easy reading with lots of pictures.
Coast of Tears
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 130,400. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Intrigue and superstition envelop an isolated pearling community on Australia's wild Kimberley coast where men must contend with the perils of the deep,and unknown dangers await the explorer who ventures inland. The town's survival may depend on the explorer's fiance who, while stranded there, falls in love with a pearler determined to resolve the mystery of his father's untimely death.
The Plastic Wilderness
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 172,220. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
A young man from the Central Valley discovers the Bay Area rave scene of the early 21st Century. Under the pseudonym "Glimpse," he witnesses and participates in the underground scene first hand, going on a series of different adventures and meeting wacky new characters along the way. The novel is loosely based on the author's own experiences and observations.