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China Experts the Unorthodox (Chinese and English combined) edition
By Chi Chu Chang
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 9,390. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: January 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
在过去30年里,迅速崛起的中国俨然已成为21世纪全球的宠儿。日新月异的中国使世界人民与中国公民的接触日益频繁。然而,由于对中国公民诸多行为的不理解,迷惑甚至反感,对彼此所造成的困扰也众所周知。 本书的两位作者客居中国十余年,我们将以一个客观的角度来分析与诠释当今中国公民的为人处世之道以及内心独白
Eurasians at the Grassroots - Vol. 1
By Dennis De Witt
Price: Free! Words: 15,140. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic studies
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.
Harvard Law Review: Volume 126, Number 8 - June 2013
By Harvard Law Review
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 163,870. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Civil rights
The Harvard Law Review's June '13 ebook edition featured active Contents, linked notes, and proper formatting. Contents of Issue 8: "Racial Capitalism," by Nancy Leong; "Shallow Signals," by Bert Huang; "All Unhappy Families: Tales of Old Age, Rational Actors, and the Disordered Life," by Ariela Dubler; and an essay by Risa Goluboff on civil rights lawyers, plus student work. Book Review, "Lawyers
Soy Gilberto Gerena Valentín: memorias de un puertorriqueño en Nueva York
By Centro Publications
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 103,670. Language: Spanish. Published: July 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic studies
Gilberto Gerena Valentín is one of the key figures in the development of New York’s Puerto Rican community between the 1940s and the 1970s. In his memoirs, Gilberto Gerena Valentín takes us to the core of the ongoing union, political, social and cultural struggles set forth by Puerto Ricans between the years following the Great Migration and the 1970s.
Borneo Trilogy Brunei: Book 3 Volume 1
By Frans Welman
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,380. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2013 by booksmango. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic studies
Book Three leads to the richness and splendor of Brunei including oil, black gold, and pristine rainforest before jumping to the south of Borneo, Kalimantan. There book Three begins with the important town of Pontianak and its surroundings and delves into cut rainforest, its peoples and the new palm oil plantations claimed to be a good alternative for untouched forest.
Race, Ethnicity, and United States’ Demographics
By Steven Carley
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,010. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Demography
Race, Ethnicity, and US Demographics discusses the demographics of the US from the perspective of race and ethnicity. Distinguish the terms of race and ethnicity along with racial versus ethnic groups. The demographics of the US would change rapidly from the time of the late 19th century. This change expects to continue into the year as is pointed out in the text 2050.
I'll Dream You Alive
By Komatik Press
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 3,220. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic studies
Inuit chants and songs from East Greenland
Hermeneutika Sunda - Simbol-Simbol Babad Pakuan/Guru Gantangan
By Jakob Sumardjo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,100. Language: Indonesian (Bahasa Indonesia). Published: November 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic studies
Disini Jakob memberikan pemahaman yang jelas tentang babad Guru Gantangan, dan juga tentang bagaimana pentingnya penerapan hermeneutika. Buku ini menyadarkan kita, betapa banyak warisan yang berupa teks-teks kuno yang menunggu untuk dijadikan sasaran penelitian dan akan menjelaskan dunia leluhur kita, suatu wilayah dari mana kita datang dan di mana akar-akar kehidupan kita dewasa ini menghunjam.
The Dharmic Leader - Leadership Anchored in Hindu and Buddhist Secular Core Values
By John V. Peterson
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 34,450. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2012 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic studies
This book presents a values-based model that draws on core secular Hindu and Buddhist values adherents have followed for 3000+ years. Section I describes core values and behaviors reflecting the dharmic leadership model. Section II presents a description of the philosophy that provides the foundation for the dharmic leadership model and how it fits into the West in the 21st century.
'Your Neighbours' The Gypsies in Australia
By Kate Wright
Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 74,970. Language: Australian English. Published: April 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Social history
Kate tells of the little-known history and culture of the Gypsies in Australia from the First Fleet to the present day. By drawing on the oral history of the Romani and the written word of the non-Gypsies, her cultural heritage and five years of recent itinerant research, she reveals how this maligned, landless, ethnic nation has brought the best of their culture to share with their neighbours.
The Chinese in Indonesia: An English Translation of Hoakiau Di Indonesia
By Pramoedya Ananta Toer
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 90,930. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2012 by We Green Solutions. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic studies
Pramoedya Ananta Toer (1925-2006) was undoubtedly Indonesia's most significant novelist and writer. After the 1960 publication of this book, now translated for the first time, Pramoedya spent some 20 years in prison often in appalling conditions.
God in an Irish Kitchen
By Leo R. Ward
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 85,810. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2012 by PBL Limited. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic studies
Travel through Ireland with Father Leo R. Ward, philosopher and theologian, as he observes the Irish people, landscape, and religion.
Black and Proud
By Dr. Christopher Handy, Ph.D.
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 7,740. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic studies
Black and Proud is a collection of essays written by a minister that takes a bold and provocative look at the black experience in America seen through the eyes of a minister.
Don't Mess with Tanya: Stories Emerging from Boston's Barrios
By Ken Tangvik
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 53,470. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2011 by Aberdeen Bay. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic studies
As Boston’s demographics shift, a subtle cultural revolution swirls ahead, opening doors of perception. These characters and others crash, clash, and commune in loosely-linked provocative stories that explore themes of culture, race, immigration, violence, love and spirituality. The engaging urban tales propel the reader into everyday dramas that are transforming Bean
My Introducion To Bigotry And Discrimination
By Andy Wilkinson
Price: Free! Words: 640. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic studies
0.25 star(4.33 from 3 reviews)
As a nine year old boy, I saw bigotry and discrimination demonstrated by a famous man of God. It was a disturbing education
The Fire at the Core. Discourses on African Aesthetics, Music, Jurisprudence, Ethno-Politics & Good Governance
By Malama Katulwende
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 66,980. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2011 by Mondial. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic studies
Passionate and often controversial: Fictional and Non-Fictional Essays about African Aesthetics, Music, Jurisprudence, Ethno-Politics & Good Governance. The topics of his "Discourses" range from Zambian hip-hop and Zambian music in general to art, fame, eroticism, and - of course - philosophy and African politics.
Impressing the Whites: The New International Slavery
By Richard Crasta
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,110. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic studies
• How did Salman Rushdie end up becoming a Western sacred cow (i.e. a true Moo-Salman?) • How can East and West live together with greater authenticity, mutual recognition, and respect? • Who uttered the immortal words, “If you wish to succeed in the West, impress the whites!” • For whom is this a golden rule: "Do not fire your pen guns until you hear the Ayes of the whites"?
Black Futurists In The Information Age: Vision of a 21st Century Technological Renaissance
By Khafra Om-Ra-Seti
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,080. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic studies
Authors Timothy Jenkins and Khafra K Om-Ra-Seti are suggesting that many of our problems and solutions can be found in the current Information Age Revolution. As Black Futurists, they are seeking to raise our consciousness to the accelerating historic transformations that are taking place during the 1990s...the authors are issuing a call for a sci-tech revolution in the Black world: KyberGenesis.
Death of N-Words
By James Lewis
Price: Free! Words: 1,320. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic studies
(5.00 from 1 review)
Many people make excuses for using various forms of the N-word. No matter the version, the N-word is still one of the most racially charged, controversial words in this country. Depending on how it's used, one can expect a punch or a hug. Although the word has become trendy, an unwritten rule states only certain groups can say it--which only fuels the confusion associated with using the word.
移民女性:二つの文化を持つ女性たち
By atsuko kusumi
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 970. Language: Japanese. Published: May 29, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic studies
各国からの移民女性に聞いたこと 何故アメリカに来たの? どうやって来たの? 永住権はどうやって取ったの? 夢は実現したの?  苦しかったことは何? 楽しかったことは何?