Books tagged: culture

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The Circle of Life
Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 348,910. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Comparative Religion
In a manner accessible to the general reader, this treasury of traditional Native American sacred teachings offers the results of a lifetime of study of oral traditions involving spirituality, ceremonies, visions, healings, everyday life, and the warrior’s way.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,440. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2011. Categories: Essay » Political
The world is in a big, fucking mess and I'm writing snotty haiku about it.
Apocalyptic Imaginary: The Best of Modern Mythology 2011
You set the price! Words: 70,000. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Through the voices of many contributors, we collectively take a hard look at the blurred lines between narrative and truth, philosophy and literature, personal history and cultural memory.
Tokyo Or Bust
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 18,440. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Tokyo Or Bust guides you through the ins, arounds, and outs of Japan for the savvy and unsavvy traveler alike. It combines a travel book, quick translation dictionary and etiquette guide into one package that you can pull out of your back pocket while jumping on the subway, shopping for anime, ordering drinks or even trying vegetarian sushi.
Beers, Buddies, Bullshit, Women, Sex, & God
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 157,540. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2011. Categories: Essay » Author profile
Essays on contemporary culture and modern relationships from a male point of view.
Thoinot & Nicolette sauvent le Roy
Series: Dans l'ombre de Léonard de Vinci, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 31,610. Language: French. Published: December 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Deuxième volume d'une série pour les jeunes à partir de 10/11 ans. Thoinot (recueilli à Cloux par Leonardo, le célèbre peintre ami du Roy) & Nicolette son amie, déjouent une fois de plus les intrigues du futur Charles Quint qui cherche à mettre la main sur le Royaume de France... Mystères à éclaircir, messages codés, Poursuites mouvementées des conspirateurs jusqu'en Normandie…
The Roles and Challenges of Communication in the Workplace
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,840. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business administration
This article discusses the appropriate roles of communications within the workplace as well as challenges that are caused by poor communications. Topics explored include: Understanding cultural differences, creating positive climate, understanding communication flow, and use as a strategic networking tool.
Don't Go Breaking My Heart
Price: Free! Words: 3,800. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Dennis is a wealthy accountant dating two women but onlye one his mother approves of. The other is his true love and respectable in every way except that she is from a totally different culture. Dennis makes his choice and has to live with several dilemmas as a result.
Four Days With Grandpa
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,080. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Grandpa tells his grand children how failure to learn their native language could destroy their identity and make them slaves of the other communities. He then tells them a story of how two piglets from a wealthy pig family who failed to learn their language finally found themselves in trouble when crisis hit the land.
One Year Under Weeping Mountain
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 68,810. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A year in Africa as a volunteer teacher. The vision draws Richard Stokes, a young man just out of university, to escape. Fed up of his drab life in Britain of the 80s and filled with dreams, he finds them somewhat dashed in the harshness and beauty of his new posting. Grandeur and tragedy seem intertwined in Batsaola, a southern African country still scarred by a bitter independence struggle.