Books tagged: political theory

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Sociological Theory – A Contemporary View: How to Read, Criticize and Do Theory
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 51,700. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2011 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
A pithy, clear guide to creating and evaluating theory in the social sciences. Using a simple model of theory assessment--and applying it in depth to foundational and still-relevant social and economic theorists such as Durkheim, Marx and Parsons--Dr. Smelser shows the way to a better understanding of what social theory is supposed to accomplish and how to read it critically. New Introductions.
Warrior's Song (The Parker Shaw Series)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 74,990. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
Twenty-year-old Parker Shaw, a direct descendant of Civil War Colonel Robert Gould Shaw, must determine what he will do with the rest of his life. As he approaches college graduation, his senses are keenly tuned in to the prevailing current--something that leaves a bad taste in his mouth. Ultimately, he has to learn to use all of his senses to navigate his life successfully
Ethical Empowerment: Virtue Beyond the Paradigms
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 121,040. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
This book presents an ethical theory designed to go beyond ideology in order to develop a basis for morality that transcends rigid and sometimes inapplicable rules by returning to the principle of universal love. By so doing, it provides an ethical framework for unconventional ideas and research that challenges traditional beliefs which are vested in ideological, financial and political interests
Why What We Use as Money Matters
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,450. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
Could it be that it is not how, but what we use as money that matters when contemplating the root causes of Climate Change and other global problems? Why What We Use as Money Matters: Unpacking the Key to Reversing the Effects of Climate Change is an Economic and Philosophical Treatise written by Monetary Theorist David Mint which explores these issues in an entertaining and thorough fashion.
Money and Politics as Nature Intended
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,410. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Money & monetary policy
In Money and Politics as Nature Intended, David Mint takes the reader on a mind boggling philosophical journey that will stretch and challenge their belief system around Money and Politics to an extent never before imagined.
Belonging
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Price: Free! Words: 59,290. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Belonging traces Robert Fuller’s personal evolution and suggests that taking one’s questions seriously will lead to a life of meaning and purpose. Accompany Fuller as he meets with “somebodies” like Robert Oppenheimer, Indira Gandhi, Mikhail Gorbachev, David Bowie, John Denver, and President Jimmy Carter, and share in the wisdom he finds in people whom the world writes off as “nobodies.”
THE SACRED MATRIX: From the Matrix of Violence to the Matrix of Life, The Foundation for a New Civilization
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 152,350. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014 by Verlag Meiga GbR. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
We all have a longing for a better world. Some of us even dare to think that such a world is actually possible, and that a world of peace, love, cooperation and abundance for all is necessary to our survival. "The Sacred Matrix" by Dieter Duhm is a manual on how to build such a new culture so that this profound yearning of humanity can be satisfied.
The Prairie Suite: An old world...a new beginning
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 122,030. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Two millennia after civilization-wide collapse, a new people have arisen. To them has come a teacher of the Prairie Suite, sharing a philosophy of harmony connecting humans to nature. New dangers—physical and metaphysical—have shown up as well, forcing them to confront the question: How far will we go in the name of good to fight evil? First in a series. Word count: 122,000.