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The Interrelationship of Bias and Conflict: Addressing Bias in Conflict and Dispute Resolution Settings
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,090. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
This book discusses the interrelationship between bias and conflict and suggests various approaches to avoid or reduce the potentially negative effect of bias in conflict situations. The scope of this book considers four types of bias based on their source, examines four core biases that affect judgment and that are pervasive in conflict situations, and suggests ways of avoiding and reducing bias,
Reframing and Its Uses: An Effective Tool in Dispute and Conflict Resolution
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,370. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
This book discusses the mediation and dispute/conflict resolution tool, called "reframing." The scope of this book is limited to the technique of rephrasing statements and concepts in order to advance the goal of reaching an agreement and resolving conflicts and disputes. The book will review six reasons for using the reframing tool and provide relevant examples for its use.
A Primer for Culture X Goes to School: Public Education and the American Culture
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,610. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
This inexpensive PRIMER introduces the cultural identity crisis in the United States and the myth of educational reform as explored, explained, and opened for dialogue in “Culture X Goes to School: Public Education and the American Culture.” The Primer allows the reader to “test the waters” by providing Preface; Prologue; each chapter’s Introduction, key points, Final Words; and the Epilogue.
Moral Dilemmas
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,530. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
Ideal for small group classes or private lessons, this collection of moral dilemmas provide English language teachers with great ideas for sparking conversation and making their learners think. Topics such as money, theft, cheating, love, friendship death and crime are all covered via short moral dilemmas that can be presented to the class for discussion.
The Philosophy of Education and Work
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,680. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
With education and work being two chief and influential elements in modern society, it is important to understand and explore their purpose, contributions and how they are impacted by other factors such as gender. It is the task of Philosophy to investigate these all-important questions, as it is a field of study in which people question and create theories about the nature of reality.
You are God
Price: Free! Words: 7,570. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
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Most Treasured Thankful Quotes
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,990. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Reference, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
A beautifully illustrated book, with 78 hand picked pictures and 123 famous quotes on Gratitude. Kindness, Marriage and many other subjects which you can use in a card to show your appreciation, toast a special occasion or just to read and reflect on feelings of gratitude and joy. The careful combination of pictures and quotes makes this book very unique and one of a kind! Uplifting & Inspiring.
Some Will Win, Some Will Lose (and Some are Born to Sing the Blues)
Series: Mulling Over School and Life, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,200. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
This book considers the following questions that anyone might ask at one or more points in their life. Will I be a success? Am I a success? Was I a success? The intended audience consists of (primarily) the general reader who is interested in education and (secondarily) the student of schooling, who is often an aspiring, current or former teacher.
Overcoming Loneliness
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 4,610. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
If you are feeling lonely as you are reading this, you are not alone. The reason why I put this e-book together is because I know what it is like. Loneliness is a topic that is very close to my heart because I have been through the depths of empty, meaningless feelings many times and I am not new to that kind of feeling.
Reality:A Matter of Perception
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,550. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013 by The Florida Hoosier. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
I have found over the years that there is no such thing as reality, it is only how we perceive it. Each of us may have a different view of it because of our different beliefs and experiences. Two individuals can be sitting side by side, looking at the same event and “see” two entirely different outcomes based on their individual perceptions.
Understanding Sartre: Existentialism is a Humanism
Series: Understanding Philosophy, Book 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
In 'Existentialism is a Humanism', Jean-Paul Sartre defended existential philosophy from a wide range of criticisms, including a popular perception that many of its key tenets were overly pessimistic. This essay-length guide explains many of the arguments Sartre presented in the lecture, including key concepts such as abandonment, and existence preceding essence.
Lynching Willie
Price: Free! Words: 3,950. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
The book “Lynching Willie” was written to inform today’s youth about the schemes put in place to thwart the progress of African Americans in America. We can rebuild the family structure, and focus on financial empowerment and the restoration of sound morals. Destructive thinking and behavior has overwhelmed the potential of our youth throughout the inner cities of the U.S.
Understanding Marx: Class Struggle
Series: Understanding Philosophy, Book 8. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,950. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
Many of Karl Marx's social and economic theories have the concept of class struggle at their core. This essay length guide examines Marx's concept of class struggle, and explains its role in the revolutionary process. Topics covered include a definition of class, the dialectic development of society, and the formation of the capitalist state, and the classless society.
Alcoholism
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 6,450. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects, Essay » Sociology
Alcoholism is a short e-book essay written to discuss the effects alcoholism on our society and how it plays a role in the lives of so many people and culturals. Alcoholism has been the cause of many marriages to end, loss of employment, and the loss of one self.
Saving Our Children
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 7,140. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Essays, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
Saving Our Children is a collection of essays written to educate society on how to save our youths from the challenges that comes today with being a child. Saving Our Children is a blue print to save our children and our future.
Toward a Philosophy of Christian Education
Price: Free! Words: 3,570. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
Every Christian educator has the privilege and responsibility of communicating God's truth to each generation. Toward a Philosophy of Christian Education serves as an introductory guide to educators examining the goals, roles of the educator and other general practices of a distinctly Christian education.