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Virtual sociability: From Community to Communitas
Price: Free! Words: 36,660. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
(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
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
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Evil is the ultimate example of how actively clinging to old outdated paradigms can and does have severe repercussions for humanity.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)
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 » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
(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.
Openers: 100 Ways to Say Hi to New People
Price: Free! Words: 17,960. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
This book is about how to get acquainted with new people. Openers and theories in this book didn't come from imagination of the author, they were created and field-tested by the world best dating coaches and ordinary people. Main focus of this book is getting acquainted with purpose of dating, but most of the knowledge can be applied for business environment as well. It is writen short and simple.
Becoming a Change Artist
Series: Quality Software Managment, Book 7 ยท Consulting Secrets, Book 7. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 42,700. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
(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
Price: Free! Words: 260,210. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013 by Story Ark Creative. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
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
Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 87,220. Language: French. Published: August 14, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
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
Grounded Theory, Deductive Qualitative Analysis, & Social Work Research
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.
Pop Psychology: The psychology of pop culture and everyday life!
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.
Finding Happiness in a Society Full of Narcissism
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,370. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
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
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?
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,190. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2011 by Mike Hockney. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
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?
Theory of Collective Behavior
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 » Sociology
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."
Haunting Haven
Price: Free! Words: 1,280. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2013 by M.H. Dartos. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
I haunt the walkways and doorways, a specter on the boardwalk of dying dreams. I am a man alone simply spending time in a simple way, the only way I know. Yet into this self imposed solitude wander the lost and lonely; seeking connection; seeking condolence; speaking in riddles.
Choosing Assessment & Evaluation Tools for Practice
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 Sacred Matrix: From the Matrix of Violence to the Matrix of Life, The Foundation for a New Civilization
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 152,350. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014 by Verlag Meiga GbR. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology, 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.
Masonic Enlightenment
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,120. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011 by Cornerstone Book Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
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.
In His Own (w)Rite
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.
The Interracial Dating Book For Black Women Who Want To Date White Men
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,380. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
How Black Women Can Start Dating White Men