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Place of Women In Iran
Series: Study Guides: English Literature, Book 232 · A Quick Guide. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,660. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
Iranian women have always enjoyed better rights than the women in any other Islamic country in the Arabian world. Since ancient times, the participation of Iranian women in politics, arts, culture, and education has been almost equal to the men in the society. After the Islamic Revolution, some of the women's rights were repealed in Iran.
Gebrandmerkt, Logboek Van Een N-VA Campagne
Price: Free! Words: 49,880. Language: Dutch. Published: September 21, 2014 by Brandhome. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
In 'Gebrandmerkt' beschrijft Erik Saelens de ontwikkeling en het verloop van de N-VA campagne in de aanloop naar de moeder aller verkiezingen, de verkiezingen op 25 mei 2014. Zijn persoonlijke verslag geeft een meeslepende en vooral onthutsende kijk van binnenuit op de actieve tegenkrachten vanuit media, politiek, cultuur en bedrijfsleven tegen de N-VA, tegen Brandhome en tegen Saelens zelf.
The Student Loan Swindle: Why It Happened – Who’s To Blame – How The Victims Can Be Saved
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,000. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
The only way to resolve the student loan crisis is with a robust campaign of civil disobedience. This book explains how to use the Internet and social media to force a settlement on Wall Street that is fair to bankers and borrowers alike. Civil disobedience is justified by an analysis of the history of the crisis and the damage it has done to working families and our system of higher education.
Food For Thoughts
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 66,440. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
Food For Thoughts is a collection of assorted topics that readers should find interesting, and include such subjects as the economy, health care, UFO's, the broadcasting industry, the prospects and implications of possible life on other planets, and even some thoughts about the current state of comic books. If you're looking for something unusual to read, this just might be it...
Give Paz a Chance
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,490. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011 by Pennylesse. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
Give Paz a Chance collects essays in media studies, cultural criticism, and politics by former White House and State Department official Joseph P. Duggan. The title essay lauds Octavio Paz's commitment to criticism as a way of thinking with integrity, as ”the imagination cured of fantasies and determined to face the world's realities.”
Los hijos de Robespierre. Francia: de la OAS a la intervención en Libia
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 35,580. Language: Spanish. Published: November 8, 2013 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
Esta obra se ocupa de trazar, el itinerario de una tradición que hizo de la ocupación y de las cruentes formas de represión, un hábito sostenido por siglos. Recorre desde los sueños expansivos de Richeliu y Colbert hasta la presencia en el sudeste asiático y la vergonzosa derrota a manos de los vietnamitas; desde el crudo colonialismo en Argelia hasta la escuela de tortura de la OAS.
Pritical Thinking - The Lost Art of Critical Thinking and Common Sense in Politics and Public Policy
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 73,900. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Pritical Thinking is a book on a mission to restore critical thinking and common sense to American politics and public policy. It's about ending the practice of telling people what to think and teaching them how to think. Pritical Thinking offers an alternative method to evaluating politics and public policy and instills a healthy level of skepticism in conventional wisdom.
Who Gets to Lead When We Don't Know Where We Are Going Or What We Want to Become?
Price: Free! Words: 20,020. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
Ignored, abused and sued: that's the state of the Government of New Brunswick's relationship with its citizens in 2014. How the heck did we get here and what are we going to do about it? In their latest collaboration, public affairs writer Lisa Hrabluk and John McLaughlin, president emeritus of the University of New Brunswick, lay out a roadmap to drive change in New Brunswick.
Bailing out the Dysfunctional Civil Service System
Price: Free! Words: 11,360. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Government & business
The Civil Service System in the US is totally antiquated and dysfunctional. Unfortunately, slapping more taxes to the maxed-out taxpayers will not cure their self-inflicted wounds.Only meaningful structural changes will restore them to health again. This book will reveal a series of gutsy and long-term solutions to the challenges threatening their economic viability
La corrupción política en Cataluña
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,170. Language: Spanish. Published: February 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
La corrupción política en el ámbito municipal y sus claves. Una descripción básica de las principales técnicas en las que se sustenta.
Place of Women In Pakistan
Series: Study Guides: English Literature, Book 170 · A Quick Guide. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,880. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
It is generally said that the women in Pakistan do not enjoy the rights and status which they deserve like the women in most of the countries in the other parts of the world, but it is not so. The modern Pakistani women enjoy a better status than most Muslim women in any other part of the world.
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.
Bilan 2011, perspectives 2012
You set the price! Words: 1,420. Language: French. Published: January 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
Les prévisions que nous avions dressées en janvier 2011 se sont-elles avérées justes ? Et quelles sont nos perspectives pour 2012 ? Accélération de la vitesse d'évolution de notre civilisation, effondrement du dollar, crise chinoise, accroissement de la puissance et du rôle des très grandes entreprises : autant de « facteurs-clés » que nous analysons.
Philosophical Works 2015
Price: Free! Words: 30,830. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
Collection of essays with an emphasis on politics, religion and abortion.
There Shall Be An Independent Scotland: British And Scottish Nationalism After The 2014 #Indyref
Price: Free! Words: 27,570. Language: British English. Published: April 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 21st Century
Scottish independence is one of the most significant political debates that has taken place within the UK nation's three hundred year history. One thing is clear: there shall be an independent Scotland, one day. In this collection of papers, Nye uses contemporary and historical examples to explore Scottish-British relations and particularly the values given to both British and Scottish nationalism
Pooling Our Resources to Foster Black Progress: An Entrepreneurship and Impact Investing Framework
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,550. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business and entrepreneurship, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
This book provides a framework for pooling resources on a large, national scale to address problems, particularly in underserved communities, through an impact investment fund. The “EXCEL-TRANSFORM Fund” will be a vehicle for galvanizing large numbers of people to pool funds to provide needed capital to entrepreneurs, businesses and nonprofits that can have transformational impact in communities.
Wake Up America!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,890. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
Chris Hedges said, "We now live in a nation where doctors destroy health, lawyers destroy justice, universities destroy knowledge, government destroys freedom, the press destroys information, religion destroys morals, and our banks destroy the economy." Awareness of the problem (like medical care is not healthcare) is step 1, the solutions are based on understanding of true principles v false.
Operation Fast and Furious: Senate Report on the ATF Gunwalking Policy on the Southwest Border, Mexican Gun Trafficking, Death of U.S. Border Patrol Agent Brian Terry, Mexico Drug Violence
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 18,470. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement
This is a reproduction of a June 2011 Congressional report on the Department of Justice's Operation Fast and Furious, using a strategy called gunwalking which allowed suspects to "walk away" with illegally purchased guns. The report claims that the program facilitated deaths and violence, including the murder of U.S. Border Patrol Agent Brian Terry - called a preventable tragedy.
History and Future of Two Parties
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 89,960. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014 by The Little French eBooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
THE HISTORY OF LATIN AMERICAN in the last half century is a "drama in three acts". Act one: Dictatorships overthrow the armed left in the military field. Act two: Democracy is back and the end of the soviet communism coincides with a decade of "free market economies" (the '90). Act three: Former guerrilla take power in almost all the countries.
Privacy for Me and Not for Thee: The Movement for Invincible Personal Encryption, Radical State Transparency, and the Snowden Hack
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,640. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Security / cryptography, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
Edward Snowden, the former NSA contractor, perpetrated the greatest assault on American intelligence in US history. Yet his select brotherhood of adversarial journalists, radical activists and anarchist hackers have remained in the shadows. This book brings them to light and challenges their war for absolute encryption even as they demand radical transparency of liberal democracies.