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Virtual Sociability: From Community To Communitas by Sorin Adam Matei
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 36,500. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Social networking(3.00 from 1 review)
How do virtual communities come together? What makes them strong? What social theories can be used for explaining them? What rules and policies can be used to make virtual communities last? The book is the product of the Online Interaction Seminar, Purdue University. It includes 2d codes, which facilitate connecting the print version of the book to online resources.
Blessed are the Introverts by Mark Stucky
Price: Free! Words: 1,140. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Introverts and extroverts often just don't comprehend each other. Assuming everyone functions with the same psychological engine, however, causes misunderstandings. Diesel engines don't run on gasoline, and introverts operate differently than extroverts. This humorous article examines some of the differences between the two personality types.
Ignorance and Evil: An Analysis of Racism in South Africa by Newton Fortuin
Price: Free! Words: 30,280. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
Evil is the ultimate example of how actively clinging to old outdated paradigms can and does have severe repercussions for humanity. This book suggests that evil is real and that evil people and evil institutions do exist. And often, as had been the case in South Africa, extreme evil is committed in the name of religion with the perpetrators cloaking their despicable behaviour in its name.
Den Fria Marknaden har snart gjort 99% av oss utfattiga (Swedish/Svenska) by Håkan Anderberg
Series: Från Konsumtion till Internet i en Värld av Elektricitet, Första Boken. Price: Free! Words: 76,710. Language: Swedish. Published: May 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology(5.00 from 1 review)
Om inget annat så visade den ekonomiska krisen 2008 hur nära vi är en ekonomisk kollaps av det system vi alla lider under idag. Det system som kallas den ”fria marknaden”. Boken visar hur vi kommit dit vi är med början för 100 år sedan med en viss Edward Bernays som skapade en ny politisk idé byggd på att styra människors irrationella känslor så de blev lyckliga och lugna genom konsumtion.
Becoming a Change Artist by Gerald M. Weinberg
Series: Quality Software Managment, Book 7 · Consulting Secrets, Book 7. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 42,700. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Programming(4.00 from 3 reviews)
In Volume 7 of the highly acclaimed Quality Software series, Gerald M. Weinberg illustrates how skilled people (Change Artists) work to create a supportive environment for software engineering —an environment in which your organization can realize long-lasting gains in quality and productivity by learning the artistry of managing change.
Interviews with the Masters: A Companion to Robert Greene's Mastery by Robert Greene
Price: Free! Words: 260,210. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013 by Story Ark Creative. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
A companion to the #1 New York Times Bestseller Mastery More than 20,000 hours of research and thought went into Robert Greene's stunning book, Mastery. In a departure from his previous works, Robert Greene interviewed nine contemporary masters. Those interviews are now available to readers for the first time.
La Sainte Ethique by William Theaux
Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 87,220. Language: French. Published: August 14, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology, Nonfiction » Psychology » Theory
1st chapter unveil the neurological operation at work during psychoanalysis ; le 1er chapitre dévoile le processus neurologique à l’œuvre durant la psychanalyse. 2nd chapter indicates three practices running this operation : freudian psychoanalysis, Dianetics and/or scientology, vedantic Lying : le 2em indique trois application : analyse freudienne, Dianetique/scientologie, Lying vedantique
Pop Psychology: The psychology of pop culture and everyday life! by Bakari Akil II, Ph.D.
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,060. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
Pop Psychology explores 20+ psychology and mass media theories and includes a heavy dose of pop culture, storytelling and humor to keep you entertained throughout. From the mind of Bakari Akil II, Ph.D. who blogs for Psychology Today and is an Assistant Professor in Communication when he's not writing, researching or conducting off the wall studies.
Grounded Theory, Deductive Qualitative Analysis, & Social Work Research by Jane Gilgun
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,420. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
This paper updates an earlier version published more than 15 years ago (Gilgun, 1994c). I kept an emphasis on grounded theory research, but I added information on how to use literature reviews and hypothesis-testing in qualitative research. These additions are responsive to funders and dissertation committees who expect literature reviews and conceptual frameworks.
The Sacred Matrix: From the Matrix of Violence to the Matrix of Life, The Foundation for a New Civilization by Dieter Duhm
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 152,350. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014 by Verlag Meiga GbR. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Anthropology
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.
Finding Happiness in a Society Full of Narcissism by David Thomas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,370. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
The book identifies the most common error made in today's society that causes people to be unhappy. Despite an unremittingly hedonistic pursuit of instant gratification, the deep and satisfying glow of real happiness still can’t be achieved. However, this book shows how small changes to an individual's behaviour can have massive positive effects that lead to true happiness.
Confessions from a Hell Bound Taxi, Book 1: Introduction to the Real World by Alaric von Boerner
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 42,040. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
Driving taxi is like being a spy without a cause. I would see what people really do, and things that really happened--things that most people would never imagine. Shocking stories of the Real World. Complaints that can't find an ear, and things people are afraid to talk about are discussed in the back seat of a taxicab. People would tell secrets as if nobody was listening. It's time to tell all.
Wolf or Dog? by Adam Weishaupt
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,190. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2011 by Mike Hockney. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
There are two types of human being - “wolves” (aggressive, assertive dominants who are determined to get what they want) and “dogs” (timid, domesticated, submissives, continually at the mercy of the wolves). Capitalism is a wolf ideology. Christianity, Islam and Judaism are dog religions - intent on forcing you onto your knees and making you obey endless commandments. Are YOU wolf or dog?
MUTUAL AWAKENING by mutualawakening
Price: Free! Words: 9,140. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
This book is an introduction to a profound spiritual practice called Mutual Awakening. In truth it is better described as a variety of practices of similar form generally worked with in pairs or small groups. These practices, when guided masterfully, lead those engaged into a shared awakening of consciousness not only within the individuals themselves but more importantly in the space between them
Theory of Collective Behavior by Neil J. Smelser
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 204,230. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2011 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
A modern edition of a sociological and social psychology classic, adding a reflective new Preface by the author--plus an extensive, analytical 2011 Foreword by MIT's Gary Marx. Marx notes, "The book is elegant, original, carefully crafted and forcefully argued. In its totality, it is a fine example of an effort to define a field, identify major types and systematically connect central variables."
In His Own (w)Rite by Michael R. Poll
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,120. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2011 by Cornerstone Book Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
New York Times bestselling writer and Masonic historian, Michael R. Poll gives us a wonderful collection of some of his best Masonic papers and lectures. From rethinking long held beliefs regarding the early development of the Scottish Rite to the general philosophy and needs of today's Freemasonry, this book provides education, enlightenment and enjoyment.
Masonic Enlightenment by Michael R. Poll
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,120. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011 by Cornerstone Book Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology, Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy
A Masonic education from the first page to last. Includes: "The Meaning of Initiation" by Frank C. Higgins; "Operative Masonry: Early Days in the Masonic Era" by Robert I. Clegg; "Masonic Jurisprudence" by Roscoe Pound; "Freemasons in the American Revolution" by Charles S. Lobingier; "A Bird's-Eye View of Masonic History" by H.L. Haywood; "Women and Freemasonry" by Dudley Wright and more.
Choosing Assessment & Evaluation Tools for Practice by Jane Gilgun
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,520. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
Assessment and evaluation tools can contribute to practice effectiveness if social service professionals choose them well. This paper provides guidelines for choosing tools for practice. Topics include standardized instruments, self-constructed instruments, and the importance of using tools that practitioners find useful.
The Interracial Dating Book For Black Women Who Want To Date White Men by Adam White
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,380. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dating
How Black Women Can Start Dating White Men
Beyond Sticks and Stones by RJ Parker
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,250. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology, Nonfiction » Psychology » Child Abuse
It's no secret that bullying is a serious issue for today's youth. With newer technologies giving cyberbullies more tools to work with, and the terrifying reality of bullycide (children killing themselves after being bullied), it's important for parents to be in the know on this topic. This book may be brief, but it is jam packed with important info about the history and various types of bullying.