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Niewolnictwo a List do Filemona
Price: Free! Words: 1,450. Language: Polish. Published: January 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Krótki tekst popularyzatorski, pokazujący kontekst niewolnictwa w świecie przełomu er. Pretekstem do napisania tego tekstu jest List do Filemona z Nowego Testamentu.
Mądrość w księgach mądrościowych a mądrość dzisiaj
Price: Free! Words: 670. Language: Polish. Published: January 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Bardzo krótki tekst popularyzatorski, którego zadaniem jest podkreślenie różnicy między pojmowaniem znaczenia słowa "mądrość" na starożytnym Wschodzie i pojmowaniem tego samego słowa dzisiaj.
Transitioning Effortlessly Between Cultures
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 34,660. Language: American English. Published: November 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
This reading will explore Culture Shock and Reverse Culture Shock; helping in detecting the symptoms, and walking through a series of steps for the purpose of overcoming the obstacles that may be felt at different stages. By using personal examples, concepts, and models, travellers will be able to overcome challenging situations and lead them to becoming a multicultural individual.
One and One Make Five
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 71,140. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2015 by Bookpal Australia. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
‘One and One Make Five’ is a collection of stories and anecdotes based on the experiences of a family living in a wattle and daub house on a small farm in the bush between the years of 1932 to 1942. It illustrates the challenges of living without water or electricity and the hardships encountered due to a ten year drought and The Depression.
CQEC Journal Inter-Agency Working 2015
Price: Free! Words: 12,610. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2015 by SeaQuake Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
This edition, originally published in 2005 and widely referenced, has been reprinted in 2015 to gives research students in our partner universities wider access to the material. The focus here is on Inter-Agency working in Health, Housing, Education, Crime, Community and through Leadership roles. The articles are crisply written and highly relevant. In some cases, prophetic.
555 Days in Beijing
Series: The Scrappy Traveller Trilogy, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,900. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2015 by Dr Gabrielle Tree. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
555 Days in Beijing is the story of a Canadian teaching English in China. These journal entries talk about the parts of international travel that come up after the honeymoon period; when you’ve settled in and are living and working as a local. They poignantly and humorously highlight the author’s struggle for recognition as a human being in a foreign culture.
Road Rage: It's All Around Us
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,710. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Most of us are generally nice people until we have to drive somewhere. We wouldn't glare at fellow patrons in a grocery store or a clothing store. We also normally wouldn't try to cut someone off who is standing in line to pay for their merchandise. We know who we are when we are walking around or interacting with other co-workers, but we turn into a different person when we get behind the wheel.
The Power Game Volume I
Price: Free! Words: 47,150. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
What is this crazy game called life all about? For humanity, life is a power game. Volume I aims to come as close as possible to hitting the nail of reality on the head by exploring the timeless elements of the human condition from the perspective of society toward the individual. This authoritative book illuminates why we employ the strategies we do as we all play the power game of our lives.
America Is Speaking, When will Our Hearts Listen: When America Burn, So Does Our Conscience
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 5,970. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2015 by Raymond Sturgis. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Due to the decisions of United States Supreme Court regarding gay marriage and governmental protections, citizens of this country is realizing that change has come at the expense of those that truly love the Constitution and God.
Революции в России – быть или не быть
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 42,070. Language: Russian. Published: July 13, 2015 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Революции были и будут. Но что надо делать, чтобы успешно преодолевать развитие революционных ситуаций и потрясений? А может – использовать их для смены общественного строя? Прежде всего, чтобы преуспеть в том и другом случае – надо знать законы, которые управляют развитием общества. А для этого необходимо, как говорил незабвенный Ленин, учиться, учиться и ещё раз учиться.
Siamo in Italia
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 38,780. Language: Italian. Published: July 1, 2015. Categories: Essay » Technology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
“È incredibile constatare come nell'arco di un anno niente sia cambiato eppure tutto sia peggiorato, tutto accumuli ritardo, tutto annaspi e arranchi... Tutti consapevoli della disfatta, coinvolti nella rotta definitiva anche se non lo ammettiamo. Sì, siamo in Italia ma a pagarlo questo conto sono sempre i soliti, sono gli inermi, gli illusi”.
A Primer on Another Infrasovereign Religion
Series: How to Define the Word "Religion" and Related Primers. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,670. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
This 3700 word primer is the tenth 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. In this primer, the entire society tier comes into view.
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 and 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 and 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”.
Personal Social Responsibility
Price: $50.00 USD. Words: 3,600. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
This is a work by Hriitu Rana, Amardeep and Mrittunjoy Guha Majumdar on a novel concept called Personal Social Responsibility
社会システム論の構図
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 5,330. Language: Japanese. Published: May 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
社会秩序は、いかにして、万人の万人に対する戦いである無秩序から人々を救い出し、社会秩序を可能にするのか。この問題は、社会学の永遠の課題である。本書は、ニーチェ、マルクス、フロイト、ラカン、レヴィ=ストロース、フーコー、バタイユ、ブルデュー、クーンなど、ヘーゲル以降の現代思想の流れを踏まえつつ、社会秩序の問題を、社会システム論の立場から考察する。
システム論研究序説
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 6,170. Language: Japanese. Published: May 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
システムは、全体部分関係から構造論的にではなく、複雑性/エントロピー概念から機能論的に解明しなければならない。本書は、第一章で、地平の論理構造を解明しつつ、不確定性(エントロピー)の哲学を提唱し、第二章で、ルーマンの社会システム論を超越論的目的論へと改作し、第三節では、システム論の視点から進化と歴史を論じ、ルーマンが放棄した規範論と目的論の再建を目指す。
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 and 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 and 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.