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Toward Improving Canada
Price: Free! Words: 27,730. Language: Canadian English. Published: August 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
Imagine making a difference in your village, district, country, or world. This book provides fodder for challenging our assumptions and considering whether governments are doing what we think best. If they aren't, consider embracing the ideas in this book and applying them to the situations where you might have influence. You can make a difference.
Out of Kilter (Societal Programs Gone Awry)
Series: They Promised Us the Moon, Volume III. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,190. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
Either a Clinton or a Bush has been in the White House for nearly half, or twenty years, of our precipitous decline. Both seek the office again. This book offers an alternative, a fresh approach to the same land Lincoln referred to when he passionately argued for "our last, best hope".
Tent City Urbanism: From Self-Organized Camps to Tiny House Villages
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 70,330. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
Tent City Urbanism explores the intersection of the "tiny house movement" and tent cities organized by the homeless to present an accessible and sustainable housing paradigm that can improve the quality of life for everyone.
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.
CQEC JOURNAL Regeneration in the North West
Price: Free! Words: 11,390. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2015 by CQEC Publishing. 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.
The Role of Federal Military Forces in Domestic Disorders 1945-1992 - Riots, Civil Rights, Vietnam War Demonstrations, Kent State, Martin Luther King, March on Washington, Kennedy and Johnson
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 281,330. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this important work by the Army covers the role of federal military forces in domestic disorders from 1945 through the Los Angeles riots of 1992.
Life Begins as Conception
Price: Free! Words: 400. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
When does human life begin? At conception and there's proof
Social Safeguards: Avoiding the Unintended Impacts of Development
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 23,960. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2015 by Amakella Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Rural, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
Social safeguards are intended to prevent the negative impacts of large-scale development projects. The collection of stories from the field included in this book illustrates the principles and application of social safeguards in the context of projects funded by multilateral banks, identifying key challenges in their implementation and exploring paths to overcome those limitations.
CASTE : the Unexplored Territories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,260. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
Caste is a relic of dark ages. It did not evolve into a modernized version in the natural course of events as the people of India were not the real custodians of Indian society, having been under foreign rule for many years and those rulers finding great use in caste. Why it still clings on to India, when rest of the world are free of remnants of bygone eras, is analyzed here.
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!
14 Theses In Favor of Homeschooling
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,960. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
Are you fed up with the lackluster education the public schools provide our children? Would you consider homeschooling and other alternatives to the public schools? If you answered yes to these questions, then 14 Theses In Favor of Homeschooling may be for you!
Blacks Are Victims: Because They're Told They Are
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 17,010. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2015 by Dexter Lake Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
Mychal Massie's definitive expose into race, race relations and why I believe blacks are victims. This book is based upon the way I was raised; my observations and personal experiences during this journey called life, and my unwavering faith in the Triune God of Scripture and what He has done in and with my life, ushering me from a life as a sinner bound for hell, to a sinner saved by grace.
Citizenship An Introduction to Social Ethics
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 39,330. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business ethics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
A detailed examination and homage to Milton Bennion’s exceptional treatise on social ethics and citizenship, first published in the early twentieth century, rewritten in part and edited in part by Gregory P. Hawkins, who makes the case that "Aspirational Ethics" should and may become the new mantra for the twenty-first century mind.
Compendio del Capitale
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,360. Language: Italian. Published: October 22, 2014 by Fuoco Edizioni. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics / theory
Il Capitale di Carlo Marx brevemente compendiato da Carlo Cafiero.
Dust in the Wind: Real FEMA Disaster Stories
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 134,400. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy, Nonfiction » History » American
Second Edition. Forget the hype of news reports and what media showed you during history-making disasters: Hurricanes Hugo, Andrew and Iniki to the Northridge Earthquake plus more. Follow Robert Winter, a 25-year FEMA inspector, at ground level as he encounters the true story, the grit, triumphs and tragedies of how these disasters played out in people's lives around the world on a daily basis.
Political Mold
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 44,810. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2014 by Black Rose Writing. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
Political Mold delves into the world of CMC (Consequential Mold Concern) and in doing so, reveals the issues, values and solutions towards them. It humanizes the issue, examining the social implications, and the reality of how CMC can affect every aspect of one's life, as it thrives within our social circles.
A History of the Women Marines, 1946-1977 - Legislation, Korean War, Pepper Board, Snell Committee, Recruit and Officer Training, Uniforms, Promotions, Marriage, Motherhood, Husbands
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 155,990. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
This informative illustrated history of women in the U.S. Marine Corps (USMC) covers the period from 1946-1977.
A Conversation about Abortion Between Justice Blackmun and the Founding Fathers
Price: $2.99 USD. 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.
Applying Adaptive Politics: Family, Freedom and Into The Future
Price: Free! Words: 19,920. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
This book is an extension of The Adaptive Politics Manifesto. It contains articles written by the author in the same perspective as in the previous book.
The Adaptive Politics Manifesto
Price: Free! Words: 14,800. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
If a political ideal or program is implemented maladaptively, it may end up harming its own aims. Consequently, ensuring adaptiveness in this aspect, and ensuring that there are no unjust outcomes during periods of adaptations, becomes very important. This manifesto will address just how we can achieve these objectives.