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Why Nations Fail: The Origins of Power, Prosperity, and Poverty | Summary
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,010. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Acemoglu's theory and explanation of the differences in global prosperity are as enlightening as they are entertaining. He manages to make the puzzling concept dead simple to understand because the book, rather than a lengthy lecture explaining the theory, is a series of examples supporting it.
American Politics in the Age of Oil : The Bernie Sanders Phenomenon
Price: Free! Words: 4,710. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This essay explains the rise of a socialist politician in the United States, i.e. Bernie Sanders, and how his rise is related to the American energy companies.
USAID After-Action Review (AAR) Technical Guidance - Planning, Preparing, Conducting, Follow-Up, Achieving the Development Mission, Correcting Deficiencies, Sustaining Strengths
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 105,930. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this handbook—the USAID guide on how to plan, prepare, and conduct an AAR—was developed by USAID Knowledge for Development (KfD) using the United States Army's TC (Technical Circular) 25-20 as a guide.
Transformations in West Asia: Regional Perspectives
Price: Free! Words: 16,080. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
The second West Asia Conference titled “Transformations in West Asia: Regional Perspectives,” saw conversation on developments that followed the Arab Spring, which have created instability and political uncertainty throughout the West Asian region. The papers* presented in this short volume represent these conversations.
20 Way to Get Power
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,910. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem
Power is something we all crave, some lust for it, some die for it while some kill for it; but whatsoever the way is
الاسلام السياسي و المعركة القادمة
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10. Language: Arabic. Published: January 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
الإسلام السياسي هو صناعة رأي عام إسلامي قوي ومؤثر وليس صناعة انقلابات
African Identities: a New Perspective
Price: Free! Words: 14,630. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This polemic longread takes a critical look at the differences in the discourse about Africa and about Europe. Comparing Africa and Europe 130 years ago and today, the book contains a passionate plea for greater respect for the different African cultures and languages and contends that a lack of such respect is one of the main factors impeding Africa's development today.
The Russian Expeditions in Afghanistan and Syria : A Comparison 1979 and 2015
Price: Free! Words: 3,140. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
A comparison between the Russian expeditions of Afghanistan and Syria in 1979 and 2015
The Concept and the Meaning of I(i)nternational R(r)elations
Series: Papers in International Relations. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,700. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
In this paper I propose two versions and two meanings of the concept I(i)nternational R(r)elations, hoping that I will eliminate the existent terminological confusion.
Conceptul şi semnificaţia R(r)elaţii I(i)nternaţionale
Series: Lucrări în Relaţii Internaţionale. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,410. Language: Romanian. Published: September 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
În această lucrare propun două versiuni şi semnificaţii ale conceptului R(r)elaţii I(i)nternaţionale, în speranţa că voi elimina confuzia terminologică existentă.
Ukraine: Trip Five
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 49,870. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This is a travel biography about a journey to Ukraine in May and June 2015. Highlight of the tour was a road trip to Mariupol and being taken to the embattled town of Shyrokyne by members of the Azov Regiment. Cities visited: Kyiv, Boryspil, Kremenchuk, Dneprodzerzhinsk, Dnepropetrovsk, Zaporizhia, Mariupol, Shyrokyne and other towns and villages.
Drugs for the mind
Price: Free! Words: 39,540. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2015 by Fosfor. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
In the eyes of the Chinese authorities books are too often Drugs for the Mind. Sofie Sun (1986) chose this remarkable description as the title of her investigation into censorship and literature in the People's Republic of China.
Promoting Democracy for Creating a Better and Peaceful World: Regional, National and Local Perspectives
Series: GP and ORF e-books. Price: Free! Words: 56,400. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This edited volume describes various impediments to democracy at the regional, national and local level, and offers ideas for successfully promoting democracy to achieve the fundamental goal of creating a better and peaceful world
Refugee Nation - A Radical Solution to the Global Refugee Crisis
Price: Free! Words: 6,080. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
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With 60 million refugees and IDP's around the world, it is time for bold and radical action. For the 60 million stateless people around the world, a state of their own.
Iran Nuclear Deal: Implications of the Framework Agreement
Series: GP and ORF e-books. Price: Free! Words: 42,100. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control
Edited by Rajeswari Pillai Rajagopalan and Arka Biswas, this volume from the Observer Research Foundation and Global Policy consists of nine chapters that deal with various aspects of the Iranian nuclear agreement reached on 2 April 2015.
The Intra-Arab War for Oil : 1950-1970
Price: Free! Words: 1,870. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This essay explains the oil war between Egypt and Saudi Arabia in the 1950s and 1960s
Russia vs Turkey: The Geopolitics of the South & the Turk Stream Pipelines
Price: Free! Words: 53,420. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This long essay is the second part of a series, with the first part being “USA Russia & China in the Middle East: Alliances & Conflicts”. Over 80 maps are used to explain the energy war between Russia and Turkey, two countries that have been fighting for regional dominance for many centuries.
Santa madre Russia - Putin e la presenza di Mosca sullo scacchiere internazionale
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,150. Language: Italian. Published: April 14, 2015 by Fuoco Edizioni. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Saggio sull'affermarsi della Federazione russa sullo scenario internazionale e le sue strategie per controbilanciare gli sforzi di Stati Uniti e NATO per tenerla sotto scacco.
To Russia with Love - Fifty Shades of Poem
Price: Free! Words: 500. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
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The west has put sanctions on Russia with little evidence to suggest they have done wrong. we condone Saudi Arabia even though their inhumanities are great. This poem speculates on the propaganda the west has created against Russia and asks whether our own countries are in a position to judge.
Layman's International Law: Everything You Need to Know About the Law of Nations
Price: $1.89 USD. Words: 34,310. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » International law, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
"Layman's International Law" is a one-of-a-kind guide designed to teach anyone the basics of public international law. Marked by a thorough and entertaining presentation of the complexities of international law, this book is ideal for people who have not previously studied law, people wishing to learn more about their rights under international law, or people entering the world of diplomacy.