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A Primer on Classical Political Philosophy
Series: How to Define the Word "Religion" and Related Primers. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,100. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Home schooling
This primer is the ninth in a series on the category-based nested forms. A nested form model for “the presence underlying the word ‘religion’” may be constructed of three tiers of interscopes. The third tier is the society tier. Institutions occupy the content level. The sovereign occupies the situation level. Classical political philosophy questions the situation. Is there a perspective?
A Primer on a Contemporary Infrasovereign Religion
Series: How to Define the Word "Religion" and Related Primers. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,180. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Home schooling
This primer is the eighth in a series on the category-based nested forms. A nested form model for “the presence underlying the word ‘religion’” may be constructed of three tiers of interscopes. The third tier is the society tier. Institutions occupy the content level. The sovereign occupies the situation level. Infrasovereign religions are “institutions that can grasp for sovereign power”.
A Primer on How Institutions Think
Series: How to Define the Word "Religion" and Related Primers. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,380. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Home schooling
This primer is the seventh in a series on the category-based nested forms. A nested form model for “the presence underlying the word ‘religion’” may be constructed of three tiers. Each tier contains an interscope. The interscope for the third tier, the society tier, starts with the institution level. Mary Douglas’ book “How Institutions Think” is reviewed.
A Primer on the Family
Series: How to Define the Word "Religion" and Related Primers. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,020. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Home schooling
This primer is the sixth in a series on the category-based nested forms. A nested form model for “the presence underlying the word ‘religion’” may be constructed of three tiers. Each tier contains an interscope. The interscope for the third tier, the society tier, starts with the institution level. The family is used to imagine the concepts of “institution” and “organization”.
In Search Of A New Zealand National Identity
Price: Free! Words: 6,060. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
This is an introduction to whether there is a distinctive New Zealand national identity and, if so, what prompted its development, what sustains it and whether it has changed character over time.
The Second Primer on the Organization Tier
Series: How to Define the Word "Religion" and Related Primers. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,370. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Home schooling
This 8400 word primer is the fifth in a series on the category based nested forms. A nested form model for “the presence underlying the word ‘religion’” may be constructed of three tiers. These are labeled A (for firstness), B (for secondness) and C (for thirdness). Each tier contains an interscope. The interscope for the second tier, the organization, is introduced here.
The First Primer on the Organization Tier
Series: How to Define the Word "Religion" and Related Primers. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,680. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Home schooling
This 6700 word primer is the fourth in a series on the category based nested forms. A nested form model for “the presence underlying the word ‘religion’” may be constructed of three tiers. These are labeled A (for firstness), B (for secondness) and C (for thirdness). Each tier contains an interscope. The interscope for the second tier, the organization, is introduced here.
Everyone's An Asshole Except Kids and Seniors: A Book of Normal Thinking
Price: Free! Words: 24,110. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
The feel-good quotes flooding our social media walls often confuse rather than inspire, keep us dissatisfied in our relationships and jobs, and make us feel like we’re never good enough. Thankfully, this book is full of logical and factual thoughts that explain how, despite the world continuing to get worse, the problems you may be having in it have little to do with you.
An Essay on Causality in the Empirical and Social Sciences
Series: Intimations of Political Philosophy. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,780. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Anthropology
A light-hearted essay comparing the nature of causality in the social and empirical sciences. 3800 words.
The First Singularity and Its Fairy Tale Trace
Series: Crystallizations of the Fall. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,700. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Evolution
This 2700 word essay presents a natural hypothesis addressing the question: Why is our current Lebenswelt not the same as the Lebenswelt that we evolved in?
Il rapporto di coppia nel XXI secolo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,380. Language: Italian. Published: October 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Amore, sesso, matrimonio, famiglia. Argomenti molto complessi e delicati, soprattutto in questi anni in cui uomini e donne sembrano essere sempre più distanti. Questo piccolo libretto cerca di dare una chiave di lettura moderna ad argomenti che non sembrano essere riusciti ad adeguarsi al tempo in cui vivono...
CSR: Towards a DEFINITION
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,970. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2014 by CreatiVentures. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Future Studies
What is CSR? Can there be a single definition possible? What is CSR anyway? This book will give in-depth overview of the theoretical aspects such as definitions, evolution, and philosophical impetus of the term CSR.
Travellers in Taiwan: Reflections of Formosa
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 65,390. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014 by Warrior Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Social policy
What do "foreigners" think of Taiwan ? How long do they stay ? What do they do ? Are Taiwanese really friendly & smart ? Should Taiwan be part of China ? These questions and curiosities are answered in this study, the first of its kind in Taiwan. An amusing but sociological insight into Taiwan.
Lure of the Vampire: A Pop Culture Reference Book
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 55,330. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Reference, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Lure of the Vampire is a pop culture reference book that takes you on a journey through the mythology and history of the monstrous vampires – through the romantic and, at times, scary vampires in movies, television, and books. Included in this definitive guide are interviews with “real” vampires, lists, and websites for readers to continue their journey long after theyhave read the book.
Prometheus Bound
Series: The Prometheus Trilogy. Price: Free! Words: 48,230. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Prometheus Bound explores the timeless elements of the human condition that command us as we all play the power game in our lives. This book is especially for those who want to form a clearer picture of the interaction between the church, the economy, the state, the academy, and the family. It is also for those who want to have a better model and understanding of the world going on around them.
Piccolo spaccato italiano
Price: $2.65 USD. Words: 18,350. Language: Italian. Published: February 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Global society studies
Piccolo spaccato italiano. Un libro di Antonello Siti (pseudonimo di Antonio Tisi). Frammenti di storia del periodo che va tra la primavera del 2012 a quella del 2014. Uno strettissimo, ma altrettanto significativo, lasso di tempo. Fatti, notizie, statistiche e tendenze di un'Italia recente.
Eurasians at the Grassroots - Vol. 1
Price: Free! Words: 15,140. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic studies, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Eurasians at the Grassroots - Vol.1 is a collection of short stories regarding Eurasians and the memories of Eurasians. Its purpose is to collect and publish stories as a collective work about Eurasians, by Eurasians and for Eurasians. There are stories about Eurasians contributed from Malaysia, Singapore, as well as from Australia, The Netherlands and USA.
Najczęstsze pytania o protestantyzm
Series: Życie wiarą. Price: Free! Words: 18,150. Language: Polish. Published: October 26, 2013 by LOGOS MEDIA. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christianity / Denominations, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Czym Kościół protestancki różni się od katolickiego? Jak wygląda nabożeństwo protestanckie? Dlaczego protestanci mówią o nawróceniu? Dlaczego nie mają celibatu? Czy uważają małżeństwo za sakrament? Czy akceptują związki homoseksualne? Poznaj odpowiedzi na kilkadziesiąt najczęściej zadawanych pytań o protestantyzm.
Chum for Thought: Throwing Ideas into Dangerous Waters
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 53,200. Language: American English. Published: September 19, 2013. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Collected essays: The new guy in a small conservative town radiates optimism as he explores values, virtues, and his faith in personal, community, and human progress. "His writing is humorous, bold, and adventurous all at once ... channeled through a facility for language and the music of words." He is variously friend, teacher, inquisitor, and voice crying out in the wilderness.
After SETI Then What?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,890. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Future Studies, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
We’re looking in all the wrong ways for intelligent life in space, but, what if we found it? Would they be friendly? Would they give us all the magic they have learned to perform? Would they enrich our lives? Even if they just said hello and let’s be friends, what would be the natural outcome of having them visit? Should we be looking for and calling for them to come here?