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Eagle Bay
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 129,890. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Eagle Bay is a work of fiction based on a true story, with a look at management ethics (or lack thereof) in a Nuclear Power Plant. The two main characters must solve a reactor blockage with the reactor running at full power. A fatal accident occurs at one of the plants that uses their fix. It’s an inside viewpoint of a nuclear incident and how far people are willing to go in a conspiracy.
Property Management in California
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Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 130,850. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Real estate and property law
Property Management in California provides an overview of the field of property management and describes the major functions of property managers, including their legal, interpersonal, maintenance, accounting, administrative, and other duties. It also covers specific practices and problems in the management of various types of property.
Insurance Adjusting After Hurricanes and Tornadoes
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Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 12,180. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Real estate and property law
Insurance Adjusting After Hurricanes and Tornadoes covers the issues adjusters in Florida encounter when a natural disaster occurs and how to handle the special circumstances in processing these claims.
Utopian Ordeal
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,280. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
An old adage discusses how 'for want of a nail' a kingdom was eventually lost. In Utopian Ordeal the author proves that an extra nail can be just as bad. A brilliant Neurosurgeon adds computer tech to his repertoire and creates a nail that tumbles society and the economy down to their knees. This novella presents as a whimsical story, but is too close to the truth in our increasingly gadget de
Insurance Ethics Training
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Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 18,190. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Insurance business
Insurance Ethics Training is a study of ethical practices for insurance agents, examining closely the parties to whom agents owe an ethical responsibility, the law of agency, agent and broker liability, and deceptive trade practices and fair claims handling.
Stage 12
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Price: Free! Words: 65,540. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
A collection of short sketches and one-act plays. The subjects vary - a son leaving home, a sense of menace in a rural scene, the mystery of a cruise passenger's identity, consequences of accidents, matrimonial complications, unscrupulous journalistic malpractice, a fatal jealousy - but the tone is mostly light-hearted and conflict usually ends in reconciliation.
Finding Happiness in a Society Full of Narcissism
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,370. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
The book identifies the most common error made in today's society that causes people to be unhappy. Despite an unremittingly hedonistic pursuit of instant gratification, the deep and satisfying glow of real happiness still can’t be achieved. However, this book shows how small changes to an individual's behaviour can have massive positive effects that lead to true happiness.
Ethics and Responsibilities for Florida Adjusters
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Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 16,510. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Insurance business
This textbook is a study of ethical conduct for insurance adjusters in Florida, examining some of the ethical dilemmas they face and presenting the topics of deceptive trade practices and fair claims handling.
In Our Own Hands
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,930. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
The aliens have arrived, and they're offering us a deal that might be too good to say no to. Or is it? What is the balance between freedom and safety, between control and protection? What would your choice be?
Civility in America: Essays from America's Thought Leaders
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,030. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
In 2011, The Dilenschneider Group, a strategic communications firm, sponsored a series of lectures on civility in conjunction with the Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs. Collected in this volume are the thoughts of six of the nation’s most insightful minds as they explore this crisis and offer their opinions as to how we can restore civility in society.