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A Woman's Right to Culture: Toward Gendered Cultural Rights by Linda L. Veazey
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 52,400. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2015 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Law » International law
A new and insightful analysis of the usual meme that cultural rights in international law are at odds with the rights of women in affected societies. Rather than seeing these concepts as mutually exclusive, Linda Veazey frames cultural rights—through detailed case studies and analysis of law—in a way that incorporates and enriches the very gender-protective norms they are often thought to defeat.
2016 by Jerry Alatalo
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 559,550. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Essays, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
"2016" focuses on current and historical events and issues of war and peace, economics, power, international relations, philosophy and spirituality. I'm Jerry Alatalo, author of "2016", and hope readers become more aware and optimistic as a consequence of my humble work. The title was chosen to suggest the classic "1984" by a Mr. Orwell - now "updated" with a new hopeful perception of the world.
Promoting Democracy for Creating a Better and Peaceful World: Regional, National and Local Perspectives by Global Policy
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
Russia vs Turkey: The Geopolitics of the South & the Turk Stream Pipelines by Iakovos Alhadeff
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.
New World Order Part II - British Liberal World Order - Its Unifying Principles And Premier Goal by Frank J. Verderber
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 90,040. Language: American English. Published: May 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Gnosticism
New World Order Part II examines the world Elites and their associations with their lesser ranked political, social and religious NGO's. This book exposes the skeletal structure of the organization, its historical development and its premier goal. Exposed, is the wide scope of this union, its promoters, and its influence on religion, banking, manufacturing, through social engineering.
La guerra: un crimen contra la humanidad by Roberto Vivo
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 107,900. Language: Spanish. Published: April 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » History » War
La guerra: un crimen contra la humanidad, de Roberto Vivo, es una concisa historia de la guerra a través de los tiempos, y de la búsqueda para encontrar una paz activa y duradera. Según Vivo, si hoy en el mundo nueve de cada diez víctimas de las guerras son civiles, se debe considerar toda guerra de lesa humanidad. Estudia las causas de la guerra y ofrece ideas para conducir el mundo hacia la paz.
Dispatches from the Eastern Front: A Political Education from the Nixon Years to the Age of Obama by Gerald Felix Warburg
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 83,830. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015 by Bancroft Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
"A vivid eyewitness history of our recent political past. It is an engaging narrative for anyone who likes a good story and a wonderfully practical book for politicians and public servants--or any young person considering a public service career. Terrific." --John Casey, Winner of the National Book Award for SPARTINA
Krimeo estas nia. Reveno de la imperio (Originala nefikcia rakonto en Esperanto) by Kalle Kniivilä
Price: $6.45 USD. Words: 56,570. Language: Esperanto (original orthography with diacritics). Published: March 11, 2015 by Mondial. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
La anekso de Krimeo fare de Rusio en marto 2014 profunde skuis la mondpolitikon. Kalle Kniivilä veturis en Krimeo kaj renkontis homojn kun tre malsamaj vidpunktoj. La anekso tuŝis malnovajn vundojn kaj starigis novajn liniojn de konflikto inter la krimeanoj. Multaj loĝantoj de Krimeo sopiris ŝanĝon - sed ĉu tiu ĉi estas la ŝanĝo, kiun ili deziris?
Preventing and Managing Conflict in an Unstable World - Iran, Rio Gangs, Iraq, Afghanistan, Taliban, Moldova, World War II, Rwanda, Child Soldiering, Japan Foreign Policy, Foreign Aid, Post-Conflict by Progressive Management
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 200,940. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This anthology of research papers explores how to prevent and manage conflict in an unstable world. Some of the topics covered include Iran, Rio Gangs, Iraq, Afghanistan, Taliban, Moldova, World War II, Rwanda, child soldiering, Japan foreign policy, foreign aid, post-conflict, Greece, Uganda, Timor-Leste, and more.
Hunting for Putin (Охота на Путина) by Andrey Dolskiy
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 111,980. Language: Russian. Published: December 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Russia is falling apart. Power is no longer able to cope with the wave of terror, separatism and widespread corruption. The question of who’s going to succeed dying Boris Yeltsin comes up. The hunting for Putin has begun… Страна разваливается на части. Власть больше не способна справится с волной террора, сепаратизма и повальной коррупции. Остро назревает вопрос о преемнике. Охота на Путина уже на
Aftermath: Rebuilding Global Security After a Century of Warfare by Jason S. Belcher
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 69,660. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2014 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Why have there been so many violent conflicts in 2014? Our leaders have been unable to explain why the number of conflicts is growing or to do much about them. Giving voice to the insights of a new generation of veterans Aftermath provides fresh answers and a novel framework for managing conflicts and improving international security.
Avoiding Praetorian Societies: Focusing U.S. Strategy on Political Development - Arab Spring, Polyarchy, Closed Hegemonies, Kleptocracy, Social Capital, Political Stability Model by Progressive Management
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 61,370. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
The initial limited campaigns of Afghanistan and Iraq became the largest American stability and reconstruction campaigns since World War II, and led directly to the resurgence of counterinsurgency (COIN), stability and reconstruction operations as key facets of American strategy.
Obama and the New Left in Latin America by Clara Nieto
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 110,110. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General
Obama and the New Left in Latin America is a political radiogram of the transformations that have taken place in Latin America over the past decade, with a particular focus on the region's fraught relations with the United States.
Möten med Internet Generationen by Håkan Anderberg
Series: Från Konsumtion till Internet i en Värld av Elektricitet, Andra Boken. Price: Free! Words: 100,130. Language: Swedish. Published: July 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
En sak som konfunderat mig under de år jag rest är att den unga generationen skiljer sig så enormt från tidigare generationer. Jag hade träffat dem vid flera tillfällen och jag har en son som föddes 1991 vars uppväxt jag följt på nära håll. Varför denna otroliga skillnad? Kunde det vara Internet, och i så fall, varför? Vad är det som gör att vi har en generation som har så hög empatiförmåga?
Orienting Our Sights on the Future: Opportunities and Challenges of the Arab Revolts - Arab Spring, Syria, Libya, Turkey, Egypt by Progressive Management
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 63,760. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
The wave of uprisings which began in December of 2010 in Tunisia, now generally referred to as the Arab Spring or Arab Revolts, has had varied results throughout the region and mixed responses from the international community. Not only has the rule of long-standing regimes been challenged, but also the relationships of leaders throughout the region and beyond have been redefined.
Venom of Asps by Meira bat Erachaim
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,130. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Meira bat Erachaim has befriended and was influenced by a wide variety of people from all corners of the world with disparate political opinions and religious beliefs. The places she lived and, more importantly, the people she met helped form her distinctive point of view. Her perspective is unapologetically sincere, sometimes controversial, and never humourless.
Learning From the Enemy: The Gunman Project - Espionage at the Moscow U.S. Embassy, Soviet Spying, IBM Selectric Typewriter Bugs, Great Seal Implant by Progressive Management
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,750. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This NSA paper examines the nature of the Soviet electronic penetration and the damage assessment of Soviet access to typewriters at the U.S. embassy in Moscow. This history of Project GUNMAN will also answer such questions as how the typewriter bugs were discovered and how they worked.
The Futility of War by Ernest McIvor
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 168,190. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014 by National Pacific Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Wars have been used as a means of settling territorial and other political disputes since the dawn of human civilisation. The Futility of War takes the reader through the long history of human conflict in all its forms, and considers the reasons why wars still exist today. It offers a fascinating insight into human nature, and the past, present and possible future of all mankind.
1,001 Things You Didn't Know Happened in April by Ronald Hee
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 215,640. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a quirky and unique take on the history of the world to today, all seen through events and peoples in the month of April, since the beginnings of recorded history. Each entry is explained in a short paragraph of 100 to 125 words, comprising not only traditional history, but also social history, the history of science, and a sad catalog of disasters, both natural and man-made. Enjoy!