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ТӨРИЙН НУУЦЫН ТУХАЙ ӨНӨӨГИЙН ХАНДЛАГЫГ ӨӨРЧЛӨХ ЗАМААР ИРГЭДИЙН МЭДЭХ ЭРХИЙГ ХАНГАХ НЬ by Open Society Forum
Price: Free! Words: 12,340. Language: Russian. Published: November 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
This is a policy report about improving citizen participation in country's policy making process through changing state secrecy approach within the country. The policy report was carried under the policy fellowship program by the Open Society Forum in 2010.
La jeunesse n'est plus ce qu'elle était .... tant mieux ! by Olivier Vial
Price: Free! Words: 6,840. Language: French. Published: June 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
49 % des Français ont une image négative de la jeunesse. De nombreux préjugés se sont ainsi développés finissant par poser un véritable problème politique. En 2012, la droite a rendez-vous avec la jeunesse. Elle ne doit pas le rater.
A Brutal Sadness: Capital Punishment and the Politics of Vengeance by D. Patrick Miller
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 5,210. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
A meditation on the root attitudes behind justice and vengeance, using contrasting examples of capital punishment and successful rehabilitation of convicted murders for perspective. This is the fourth in a series of "6 Miracle Essays" originally published by THE SUN magazine.
Gay Marriage is not Logical by E. Reltso
Price: Free! Words: 9,580. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy(2.00 from 4 reviews)
Many people wrongly feel they should be 'tolerant' of gay marriage and not oppose it, even though it is not something they would do personally. This book explains the falsity of this notion. Gays won the legal right to be left alone in the 2003 case of Lawrence v. Texas. They are no longer on the defensive. Their goal with gay marriage is to proactively compel acceptance of gayness as normal.
Diverse, Disillusioned, and Divided: Millennial Values and Voter Engagement in the 2012 Election by Robert P. Jones
Price: Free! Words: 10,540. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy, Nonfiction » Social Science » Demography
With nearly two-thirds of younger Millennials (age 18-24) registered to vote, college-age Americans are a significant voting bloc. As the second installment of a two-part study, Public Religion Research Institute’s new 2012 survey gives voice to their voting preferences and voter engagement, views of the current state of government, and perspectives on affirmative action programs.
Is It Ever Okay To Steal? by James Benitez
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 280. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Science / Politics & Government, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Have you ever taken what’s not rightfully yours? We’ve all been told stealing is bad, but many continue to steal. Some make excuses for stealing. Some steal without knowing they’re stealing. Does that make it alright? When, if ever, is it okay to steal?
The 2013 Ohio Values Survey by Robert P. Jones
Price: Free! Words: 3,190. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
The 2013 Ohio Values Survey, a follow-up survey to the 2012 Ohio Values Survey, was designed to gauge Ohio voters’ opinions on three important issue areas as they begin to look toward the 2014 mid-term elections.
Shoveling Smoke: Laws & Regulations Smother Jobs & Economy by James Jackson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,450. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy, Essay » Political
Like it or not, America gets 4 more years of Obama & Democrat policies. Like shoveling smoke, Obama & those like him are never there, and never responsible. Nothing sticks. Mincing no words, Firenze Sage, aka James A. Jackson, comments on laws and the stories which shapes our world. Attorney Jackson places responsibility on Obama and years of liberals. You will cry. And laugh.
How To Help People Get Off Welfare by Gary Wonning
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,920. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2013 by The Florida Hoosier. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
A short informative book about how we as a society have become what we are, and solutions to once again make us and our people great.
Censorship, Liberty, and Truth by Michael Brulotte
Price: Free! Words: 960. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
A sentiment exists among our leaders today that citizens are children and need to be protected. The belief has spread with viral depth. It has persisted with religious tenacity, and the state is at fault. The state is at fault with its paternalistic zeal, with its judicious abandon, and thus we find ourselves beneath its dark umbrella.
Roots and Fruits: The Conquest of America by the Culture of Death by Anthony Horvath
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,880. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012 by apgroup. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Genetics
How did America become a place where those with Down syndrome and spina bifida are aborted in huge numbers? How can it tolerate aborting a child just because it is a girl or killing a twin in the womb so that only one child is born alive? Why are Americans being reduced to numbers and Quality Adjusted Life Years, poised to ration care if you are too old or infirm? This is the culture of death.
2013 Hispanic Values Survey: How Shifting Religious Identities and Experiences are Influencing Hispanic Approaches to Politics by Robert P. Jones
Price: Free! Words: 12,580. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion and politics
The new Hispanic Values Survey conducted by the nonpartisan Public Religion Research Institute. The survey’s release coincides with the celebration of National Hispanic Heritage Month.
ஏழைகள் (Ezhaigal) by N.Natarajan
Price: Free! Words: 17,670. Language: Tamil. Published: March 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
Poverty is cruel. Aggressors perpetuated poverty among common man for 1000 years. During their rule common man was treated as animals. Freedom did not change their lives either. What should poor do? How the NGOs working on removing poverty can help poor!
A Conversation about Abortion Between Justice Blackmun and the Founding Fathers by Duane L. Ostler
Price: Free! Words: 6,260. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Family law, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy(5.00 from 1 review)
On a dark night in Independence Hall, ghosts of the founding fathers gather to discuss with Justice Blackmun the Roe v Wade abortion opinion he penned in 1973. Using actual quotes from the founding fathers, this debate soundly refutes Blackmun's arguments from the Roe opinion, and shows that the founders would be greatly disturbed at the law regarding abortion in America today.
UPP Soft Power nascido na favela by Rayel G. C. Barroso
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 14,260. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 19, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
Ráyel G. C. Barroso faz uma análise objetiva e inovadora, no contexto das Relações Internacionais, do impacto das UPP’s (Unidades de Polícia Pacificadora), implementadas em favelas do Rio de Janeiro. O autor explica de que maneira a expertise adquirida com as UPP’s pode tornar-se uma ferramenta para exercício de soft power pelo Brasil.
Travellers in Taiwan (旅人在臺灣 ) Reflections of Formosa ( 映像福爾摩莎) by Shi-Hui Lee & Paul Mathews
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,740. Language: Chinese (traditional). Published: July 15, 2014 by Warrior Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
外國人眼中的台灣到底是什麼樣子？ 他們到底在台灣停留多久？ 他們在台灣做些什麼？ 台灣人友善聰明嗎？ 台灣應該是中國的一部分嗎？ 你的疑惑好奇，都可以在這本書得到解答！ 一起來探索那些「白色猴子們」在福爾摩莎做些什麼吧！ What do foreigners think of Taiwan? How long do they stay? What do they do? Are Taiwanese friendly & smart? Should Taiwan join China? These questions and curiosities are answered in this study of Taiwan. Find out what these strange "white monkeys" get up to in this Formosa….
Take Action by Marshall Davis
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,360. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Get your copy today! Due to the current injustices, unbalanced policies, economic inequality, and disconnect between the people and politicians, Take Action urges the reader to demand change while they better themselves.
Democrats or Republicans by Byron Goines
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,450. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social security & pensions, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
Americans have made it perfectly clear they do not want Social Security, Medicare, and other entitlement programs touched by Congress. If you are concerned about Social Security, Medicare, Unemployment Compensation, Food Stamps and other social programs this book is a must-read for you. There are Christians who identify themselves as Democrat or Republican but which Party follows Christ's example?
CQEC Journal Regeneration in the North West by CQEC
Price: Free! Words: 11,390. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2015 by SeaQuake Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
The CQEC Journal supports reflective practice and action research. It is aimed at policy makers on a local and national level. These include- the Leaders, Chief Executives and Senior Officers on local councils, regional governmental officers, local MPs, relevant ministerial departments and the office of the Prime Minister. This edition is devoted to examples of regeneration in the North West.
Commerce of the Undesirable by Don A. Hoyt
You set the price! Words: 8,730. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
No less than in our continuing wars on poverty, poisonous substances, poly-ethnicisim, and faith, our “free enterprise” obsessed society too often experiences tragic collateral damage. Hoyt’s poems examine the damage, inflicting discomfort on the unwary reader. Hold on to your convictions if you can.