Books tagged: patriarchy

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Thoughts on The Speckled Band
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Price: Free! Words: 1,880. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2009. Category:
This is a short paper concerning gender representation in the popular Sherlock Holmes mystery "The Adventure of the Speckled Band."
Hannah Robinson: The Celebrated Beauty of Her Day, A Play in Two Acts
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 11,300. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2010. Category: Screenplays » History
The beautiful, strong-willed Hannah Robinson defies her powerful father Rowland and marries the man she loves. The action takes places on a plantation in colonial Rhode Island in the mid 1700s. This play is based on historical records and the legends that sprang up over the centuries after Hannah died her early, tragic death.
Nujood Ali, 10, Divorces Her 30 Year-Old Husband
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,520. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
This is a story about Nujood Ali, 10, who divorced her 30 year-old husband and wrote a best-seller that lifted her and her family out of poverty. The analysis shows how the theory of unkind deeds and cover-ups applies and how important resistance is to abuses of power.
Captain's Sacrifice
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Price: Free! Words: 12,520. Language: American English. Published: July 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Captain Chatir of the mersoldier Third Brigade must overcome her years-long unrequited love and defend the merrealm of Zurolind against human attackers.
Messages from Mother.... Earth Mother
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 27,230. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
Messages from Mother….Earth Mother was born out a series of intense spiritual experiences Mare Cromwell had in the early summer of 2012. In a magical blend of humor and spiritual wisdom, Mare illuminates the overwhelming love Earth Mother has for us. The messages are chatty, opinionated as Mother discusses the environment (her body!), love, war and soul-woundedness, etc. Finalist-ForeWord Magazine
Hollywood and the Killer Lesbian
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,610. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013 by Robert Cettl. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Politics and society
Amidst the socio-sexual upheavals of the 1970s, Hollywood used a re-envisioning of the detective character from traditional film noir to essay the threat to heterosexual patriarchy posed by transgressive homosexuality. Thus, in one 1972 film emerged American cinema's way of dealing with that threat - the archetype of the Killer Lesbian was cemented!
Sensual Preciousness, Volume 2
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Price: Free! Words: 156,560. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
"Sensual Preciousness" introduces the Earthfolk vision and practices of intimacy. A fundamentally distinct way of understanding what it means to be human, and how humans as individuals and communities can interact. Offering a vision about the transformation termed "globalization.” Offering an analysis accompanied by personal rituals and practices for experiencing one’s sensual preciousness.
How Dangerous is this Person? Assessing Danger & Violence Potential Before Tragedy Strikes
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Series: Principles of Therapy, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,540. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » General
"How Dangerous is this Person?" identifies cues for potential violence, including profiles from mental health along with frustration-based aggression, bullying, cultural influences, substance abuse, psychosis, and special considerations. Key criteria are explained to formulate therapy, treatment, and intervention, including helping laypersons decide when to seek legal and professional assistance.
Confession is Good for the Soul
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Price: Free! Words: 6,270. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
A loyal subject does not bite the hand that feeds her...without understanding the terrible price that will most certainly be extracted. But a high-ranking, middle-aged Admin of the ruling regime in Washington has had a pang of conscience. She decides to finally reveal the truth behind the elite pogrom, begun generations earlier, which essentially killed Liberty and Justice for the American male.
Massacre for Enginetown
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Series: Around The Martian Fringe, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,880. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A lawman on the Martian frontier goes searching for a missing settlement and reunites with his long-lost son. They find they must work together, or suffer a horrible fate at the hands of the Martian natives.