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BLACK, DUMB and BAREFOOT...AND KNOCKED UP BY THE DEMOCRATS
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 62,180. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
A provocative, unapologetic exposé on the Black voters and their relationship with the Democrat Party, as Black voters are characterized as paramours, at best Through immensely entertaining anecdotes, many of which from his own past, the author takes the reader on a journey through what has be called the "Black Code."
Understanding Thomas Sowell
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 107,780. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
An examination of the underlying assumptions in Sowell's libertarian analysis of society with a view to pinpointing exactly where liberals are most likely to part company with him. Starting with Sowell’s view of the role of intellectuals in our society, Patterson digs down into the conceptions of knowledge and reason underlying Sowell’s ideas about social processes, justice, and morality.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: IS-30 Mitigation eGrants for the Subgrant Applicants (IS-30)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 96,810. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
This vital Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI), in written form, provides Subgrant applicants basic knowledge about using the web-based Mitigation Electronic Grants (eGrants) Management System.
50 Key Questions Only We The People Can Answer
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,570. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
From August through October 2010, Stanley Bronstein walked all 50 states of the USA. Inside you will discover the 13 Self-evident Truths he learned about America and the 50 Key Questions We The People MUST ask and answer if America is to be saved.
The Peaceable Christian: Five Evangelicals Reflect on Peace
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Price: $15.99 USD. Words: 43,780. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2011 by Sacred Tribes Press. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
Following an interdisciplinary approach, the diverse authors of this book suggest how seeking to become peacemakers may be a wiser path than the traditional approaches of just war or pacifist total nonviolence approaches. In this book you will gain perspectives from a philosopher, Bible scholar, multicultural expert, a psychologist, and an educator.
Passing Obamacare
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Price: Free! Words: 23,380. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
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!
100 Soruda Fethullah Gülen
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 100,720. Language: Turkish. Published: April 1, 2011 by Timas Yayin Grubu. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
Prof. Dr. Doğu Ergil, Fethullah Gülen’in kendi ağzından verdiği cevaplar ve daha önce yayımlanmış beyanları üzerinden derinlikli bir toplumbilim analizi yaptı: 100 Soruda Fethullah Gülen ve Hareketi.
Sociological Theory – A Contemporary View: How to Read, Criticize and Do Theory
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 51,700. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2011 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
A pithy, clear guide to creating and evaluating theory in the social sciences. Using a simple model of theory assessment--and applying it in depth to foundational and still-relevant social and economic theorists such as Durkheim, Marx and Parsons--Dr. Smelser shows the way to a better understanding of what social theory is supposed to accomplish and how to read it critically. New Introductions.
The Sanctuary Movement: How Broken Immigration Policies Affect Cities
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,450. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
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.
Law in a New Key: Essays on Law and Society
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 83,210. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2010 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
For thoughtful readers--and not particularly lawyers or scholars--engaged in the issues of the day who want something other than "easy" answers from right or left. Renowned sociologist Etzioni addresses key issues of terrorism, drone wars, TSA scanners, DNA banks, surveillance, privacy, norms of social disapproval and forgiveness, human rights, and respecting cultures; 15 trenchant essays in all.
"And Gulliver Returns" Book 8 Politics--the Science of the Possible
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Price: Free! Words: 116,610. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2010. Category: 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?
Confessions from a Hell Bound Taxi, Book IV: The Fences of Freedom
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 27,690. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
You can't just sit on your couch eating popcorn, and expect favorable change to occur on its own. You have to do something! Read Book 1, II, or III before you look at this one. The HELL BOUND TAXI Series are TRUE stories about the Real world--and describe it all as if there is an emergency at hand. There is. Pay Attention, because you are along for the ride whether you like it or not.
Atheists, Agnostics, Progressive Minds: Busy Bacteria On A Speck Of Dust
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,830. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
A progressive book collection of truly intelligent thoughts from the greatest progressive minds in history as well as a few quotes from regressive, conservative fools just for comparison. A great progressive gift, too
Lenny, Lefty, and the Chancellor: The Len Bias Tragedy and the Search for Reform in Big-time College Basketball
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 131,290. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2010 by Bancroft Press. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
On June 19, 1986, Len Bias, one of the greats of college basketball, destined for NBA stardom, died of a cocaine overdose. The nation was stunned, and for the next several months, millions followed the unfolding tragedy at University of Maryland. In this account, Baltimore Sun reporter C. Fraser Smith examines the abuses that led to the Bias tragedy, and the crucial reform that followed.
Law and the Search for Community
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,830. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2010 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
This enduring study of law and organizations that change the community--the core relations of citizen and state--takes aim at real problems that resonate today and the limits of bureaucracy: health care, medical consent, pollution, special ed, care for the elderly and poor. A recognized sociolegal classic by a UCLA law prof, first published by Penn Press, now in digital edition with 2010 Foreword.
The Bank Teller and Other Essays on the Politics of Meaning
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 96,900. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2010 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
This book presents a unique and powerful analysis of the psychological and spiritual dimension of politics, culture, and society. In a series of strikingly original essays, Gabel sheds new light on a wide range of subjects based on “the longing for mutual recognition,” including the meaning of American politics, alienation, health care, affirmative action, the SAT, adversarialness, and law.
Wolves in Sheep's Clothing: Liberalism - Formula for Failure
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,170. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2010 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
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America is on the decline. Why? What made us great and why are we now spiraling out of control? Three pillars have contributed to our great successes. They are the pillar of faith in God, the free market and the Constitution. All three of those pillars are being attacked. All three of them are at risk of collapse. How can we stop and reverse this Liberal attack on America? This book shows how.
Alternating Views 2.0
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,070. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
Alternating Views 2.0 is a compendium, or perhaps, more precisely, a compilation of essays of ideas, of comments, and of critiques on a variety of subjects, with no particular rhymes or reason. It suggests what is called today, “thinking outside of the box,” if you will? The essays in Alternating Views 2.0 explain how ideas are not there until they are there.
Myth and Hypocrisy Exposed: Why 90% of Black People Vote for Democrats
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Price: $4.37 USD. Words: 25,310. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
Why do Black People vote for Democrats? Well in the words of Malcom X, as portrayed by Denzel Washington in the Spike Lee movie Malcom X: they've been had; took; hoodwinked; bamboozled; and led astray. Diving head first into the political arena with this entertaining and eye opening new book, this new author, AL Lavallis, seeks to answer that perplexing question in Myth and Hypocrisy Exposed.
The Population Fix
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,480. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2009 by Aeonix Publishing Group. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
America has the highest birth rate and the fastest population growth rate of any developed nation. It also has the largest population of all the nations except for China and India. How many are “too many” and who decides? Isn’t it time for you and your fellow citizens to make those decisions?