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"And Gulliver Returns" Book 8 Politics--the Science of the Possible
Price: Free! Words: 116,610. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
Dr. Singh of the university assists the commander and his friends to see how people are motivated through political techniques-- such as fear, violence, sympathy, lying,etc. Our values and psychological motivations are used by others to manipulate us and by us to manipulate others. What techniques might be best to move people to do something about global warming and overpopulation?
Passing Obamacare
Price: Free! Words: 23,380. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medical insurance
Hello fellow Americans! My name is Glenn, and I'm an insurance broker. I have seen the effects of high premiums first hand, and wanted Obamacare to bring positive change in health care. As I became more familiar with Obamacare, I realized how harmful it is, and found a better solution. By reading Passing Obamacare, you will too :o) "Repeal" now has an important partner...Replace!
ТӨРИЙН НУУЦЫН ТУХАЙ ӨНӨӨГИЙН ХАНДЛАГЫГ ӨӨРЧЛӨХ ЗАМААР ИРГЭДИЙН МЭДЭХ ЭРХИЙГ ХАНГАХ НЬ
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 !
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.
The Sanctuary Movement: How Broken Immigration Policies Affect Cities
Price: Free! Words: 20,450. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
The current debate over immigration policy in the United States divides political parties and individuals alike. Both sides would agree that the immigration system is broken. This book explores the sanctuary city movement in detail, the history of immigration in the United States, and provides case studies of sanctuary cities in Chicago and San Francisco.
Gay Marriage is not Logical
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
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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.
Return Of The Brown People
Price: Free! Words: 360. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
Approximately six hundred years ago Europeans came to this country, killed many of the brown people, (with weapons or diseases), and ran the rest of them off or put them on reservations. It looks like the brown people are coming to get it back.
Thank You For Being Young
Price: Free! Words: 40,030. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
A venture capital executive draws on a wide variety of business, government, and societal trends to illustrate how most major challenges facing younger adults are exacerbated by age biases. 2011 eLit award winner.
Diverse, Disillusioned, and Divided: Millennial Values and Voter Engagement in the 2012 Election
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.
Ideas for the World's Future: A Collection of Cultural, Social and Politically Themed Articles
Price: Free! Words: 21,250. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
TaraElla is a singer-songwriter. She is, however, most notable for her cultural projects. This book contains articles she has written over the years, with ideas on how we can make the world a better place.
The 2013 Ohio Values Survey
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.
Censorship, Liberty, and Truth
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.
India’s Urbanisation Experiences
Series: GP and ORF e-books, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 24,250. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » City planning, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
This publication provides information on key urban challenges facing India, and directions the country could take to absorb and manage future growth. Five aspects responsible for achieving sustainable urbanisation are reviewed: Urban population trends, implementation of master plans, housing for the urban poor, solid waste management and the need for smart cities.
2013 Hispanic Values Survey: How Shifting Religious Identities and Experiences are Influencing Hispanic Approaches to Politics
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.
A Conversation about Abortion Between Justice Blackmun and the Founding Fathers
Price: Free! Words: 6,260. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Family law, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
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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.
ஏழைகள் (Ezhaigal)
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!
CQEC Journal Regeneration in the North West
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.
Village Cafe A Buffet of Ideas
Price: Free! Words: 39,230. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
Our democracies appear healthy but they suffer malignant cancers. As you contend with frustration; open this book and consider wholesome remedies. You might find ways to reduce hyperbolized fat. Each village café offers a buffet of ideas appropriate to every country. If your interest is fairness, debt management, taxation, jobs, justice, welfare, environment or governance; look here.
Democratic Socialist Ideas in Buddha Dharma
You set the price! Words: 31,070. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
Democratic Socialism in Buddha Dharma is a text and Sutra all in one. Buddha-Guatama Siddartha,canbe consider one of the world first Democatic Socialist thinkers, and yet in consistency, even into the WON Buddhist sect it is proven that Democratic Socialism is the answer.
Against Excess
You set the price! Words: 186,050. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
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Mark Kleiman cuts through the rhetoric of the war on drugs and the legalization debate to discuss the practical options to control a wide range of substances. Both drug-taking and drug-control can be done to excess, and "Against Excess" shows how we can limit the damage done by both errors. It argues we need a middle ground: "grudging toleration" -- neither prohibition nor full legal availability.

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