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State of Power 2015: An annual anthology on global power and resistance
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,880. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Global society studies, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
State of Power seeks to examine different dimensions of globalised power, unmasking the key holders of power and identifying sources of transformative counter-power. The essays cover an impressive breadth of themes, from corporate law to the dominance of the financial sector, from big mining to food speculation, to the struggles challenging power in Mexico, Mozambique, Italy and Greece.
Adaptive Society: Biology Supports Global Law, Consensual Government, and Sustainable Technology
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 83,420. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Global society studies, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Anthropology
Adaptive Society explains why industrial civilization does not “fit” human needs and creates warfare, 80% of disease, extreme wealth differentials, dysfunctional families, dwindling childbirth, state corruption, and high drug consumption. Science can fix everything, but only if humans unite under natural global law, and revert to their naturally evolved, and decentralized, social organization.
Dust Net
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,610. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Social Science » Global society studies
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Walls have always given us privacy, safeguarding us from the eyes and ears of others. That’s about to change. Surveillance drones the size of insects will be superseded by surveillance devices the size of specks of dust floating in the breeze. They will watch us, but they will also let us communicate with each other in ways that no government or corporation will be able to intercept or block.
Communication and Reconciliation: moving towards embrace
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,430. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Global society studies, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion and politics
The importance of storytelling in bringing about reconciliation. This book draws from the disciplines of theology, psychology, sociology and anthropology to unveil the mysteries of cognitive and affective engagement that bring about the change in attitude, behaviour and relationship that reconciliation requires and introduces a three-dimensional relational model of the process.
On Their Own - a story of street children in Thailand
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 77,800. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2011 by booksmango. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Global society studies
Life was tough enough for Nok and his sister Ning after their father walked out, leaving their mother to raise them alone in a Bangkok slum, yet they made ends meet. But when she suddenly falls sick and dies, the children have no option but to find their own way in this world.
A Trip To The Stone Age
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 53,260. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2010 by Linda Phillips. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Social Science » Global society studies
A fascinating account of an arduous expedition by Frank Alcorta, across Papua New Guinea in 1973/74 at its widest part along the border with Indonesian Papua, then Irian Jaya. This was the first solo expedition across Papua New Guinea. The world has moved on, and there will probably never be another opportunity like these to traverse wild untouched country again.
Le cronache militari del Regno di Napoli e l'evoluzione tecnico-tattica della guerra verso il declino dell'egemonia spagnola (1668-1707)
Price: Free! Words: 270,320. Language: Italian. Published: August 12, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Global society studies
Una "full immersion" in una dimenticata dimensione storica. Libro del tipo 'work in progress', quindi con 'editing' frequente; si consiglia pertanto di ripeterne ogni tanto il gratuito 'download'.