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A potential application of General Systems theory: KESTS, a unique transportation technology concept & implications (1994)
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Price: Free! Words: 8,330. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Philosophy of Science
An exercise application of General Systems Theory: Review the fundamental concept of "transportation;" the theory and application of "Kinetic Energy Supported Transportation Structures," including an integrated earth-surface-to-GEO bridge system; lunar-surface-to-earth orbit transportation; and building a mile-diameter space research habitat in LEO using modified Spacelab & Shuttle technologies.
3 1/2 ounces of Culture, please...
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,210. Language: Russian. Published: December 27, 2009 by Iouri Haller. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Adventures in a city where there is no money and no policy
Pursuit of Prestige
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Price: Free! Words: 20. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
This dissertation (2002) examines Montana State University's research activity and its effects on graduate education just prior to the university's being recognized as a Tier I Research University by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. The study found that prominent research faculty at MSU place a high priority on the university's educational mission.
The Sanctuary Movement: How Broken Immigration Policies Affect Cities
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,450. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
The current debate over immigration policy in the United States divides political parties and individuals alike. Both sides would agree that the immigration system is broken. This book explores the sanctuary city movement in detail, the history of immigration in the United States, and provides case studies of sanctuary cities in Chicago and San Francisco.
How to Efficiently Settle the Family Estate
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Price: $7.60 USD. Words: 19,300. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
You may have planned your own estate. But do you know how to settle an estate left to you—quickly, efficiently, and economically? This unique book guides you in running your temporary estate settlement enterprise. Its guidance will save you time, hassle, and money. Includes guidance for paperwork, authentication and security, interacting with gatekeepers, shipping and receiving, titles, taxes.
Una Propuesta Modesta: a practical solution to illegal immigration
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,430. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2011. Category: Essay » Political
A modernization of Jonathan Swift’s "A Modest Proposal", this satirical essay proposes a shocking solution for illegal immigration in the US. J. Taylor Paulk uses dark humor to shed light on attitudes toward immigrants. "Una Propuesta Modesta" is a must read for anyone interested in the immigration debate.
America Unraveling: A Politically Incorrect Analysis of Public Faith And Culture
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 79,800. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2011 by Father's Press. Category: Essay » Political
In a new book, aptly entitled America Unraveling: A Politically Incorrect Analysis of Public Faith and Culture, Dr. L. Scott Smith distinguishes himself as a critical voice of social and political reform. His critique of American culture is white-hot, while his scholarship, reasoning, and logic are incisive and courageous.
The Psychoactive Café
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,120. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
"It would have been developed anyway. Our little team just sped it up by a couple of years.” On an isolated campus in the far North, researchers develop a device that triggers instant euphoria by stimulating the brain’s pleasure centers. Once it’s in the wild, there will be no more need for narcotics and no way to control the spread of addiction. Their goal: To end the war on drugs
Obama on Teachers and Education
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,710. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
This book contains twelve of the most important set of speeches from President Barack Obama on the topic of education. Chapters include President’s comments on “No Child Left Behind,” his comments to teacher’s union, and a words to students as they head back to school. This rare collection offers powerful insight into beliefs and conviction of Barack Obama.
Take Action
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,360. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
Get your copy today! Due to the current injustices, unbalanced policies, economic inequality, and disconnect between the people and politicians, Take Action urges the reader to demand change while they better themselves.