Books tagged: democracy

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Aramanthes' Wall
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 254,210. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
A political scandal uncovers a society dating back to the beginnings of democracy - one very different to what we know. Thus begins the unravelling of the strands that have bound western society together for centuries. As politicians and the powerful interests controlling them vanish forever, nobody is quite sure where this pure democracy will ultimately lead.
The Libertarian's Handbook - The Centre-Right Principles of Liberty and the Case for a Constitution
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 141,150. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement
The Libertarian's Handbook is an epic-length book on civil rights by Richard Pinder. This work shows how the ideas of libertarianism can be applied to all areas of domestic governance, from law enforcement to welfare and from economic policy to immigration. This work also asks if socialism is indeed the road to serfdom, while detailing a new constitutional model designed to protect civil rights.
The Fourth Option: Citizen Shares
Series: Making Money Work Better, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 33,800. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » History » American
The Fourth Option: Citizen Shares proposes that we replace our debt and interest based money supply with one that encourages all of us to share the work and share the wealth that our work produces. Read in this little book, that many of our greatest leaders, including Benjamin Franklin, Abraham Lincoln, Henry Ford and Thomas Edison, believed that government should issue, not borrow, money.
What is Truth? On the Nature of Empire
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,120. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Empire, and by extension modern large-scale government, is not only unnecessary, but a great hindrance to human progress. This volume explains the nature of the Imperial model and why it ensures that the worst elements of humanity will rise to power. It also presents the only known antidote to Empire, peaceful non-resistance.
Democratic Legitimacy in The European Union
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,770. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2013. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
As the European Community has grown both in size and in influence, a democratic deficit has emerged as the result of its creation and perpetuation without direct consent from the European citizens over whom its political jurisdiction has asserted authority.
Glad To Be Here
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 64,220. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Social aspects / general
Finally the message of freedom breaks trough the nearly fatal apathy of the people and the painful, stumbling process of reinstituting democracy begins, with Bil as the new President.
Pretending Democracy
Price: $40.00 USD. Words: 160,160. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Israel
Can a state be both democratic and ethnically self-defined? Pretending democracy: Israel, an ethnocratic state unpacks this issue by using Israel as a case study. Based on papers presented at AMEC’s 2010 conference themed ‘Locating ethnic states in a cosmopolitan world: The case of Israel’, the book interrogates concepts such as ‘cosmopolitanism’, ‘nationalism’, ‘ethnocracy’ and ‘citizenship’.
Updated and Expanded List of 212 of President Obama’s Accomplishments
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 6,030. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
This e-book “Updated and Expanded List of 212 of President Obama’s Accomplishments” is a short list of accomplishments of a man who cares more about his country and the people than most past Presidents. This is why he was elected for a second term by an overwhelming majority of people who want to see America move forward with this man as the leader.
Time Travels with Herodotus
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 37,550. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
Herodotus, the historian, now comes alive for your easy reading in this biography. The world had seen major wars before his relatively peaceful times... when a massive army was stopped by 300 Spartans, when a storm sunk four hundred ships in one day, and when explorers had traveled around Africa. An eager curiosity took him to Babylon, Egypt, and Athens.
The Religious Life of the Gorkhalis of Myanmar
You set the price! Words: 15,140. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2013. Categories: Essay » Sociology
Gorkhalis (people of Nepali origins, mostly Hindus and Mahayani Buddhists) have lived in Myanmar since the late 1800s. They came with the British Army and fought through the World Wars, then stayed on in the aftermath. This essay explores some of the recent conflict created by newly converted Hinayana Buddhists who are trying to convert faith-based communities to their own religious ideology.