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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.
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.
The Nigerian Polity
Price: Free! Words: 12,690. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
This book contains powerfully crafted articles on many political affairs and national issues about Nigeria. The articles are indeed thought-provoking and captivating. The author’s style and presentation are really fascinating. It’s a compendium of brilliant piece of writing.
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.
Branded, The Inside Story Of A Game-changing Belgian Election Campaign
Price: Free! Words: 51,330. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2014 by Brandhome. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
In Branded, Erik Saelens, strategic director of Brandhome, describes the course of the N-VA campaign in the run-up to the mother of all Belgian elections on May 25, 2014. His personal account offers a suspenseful and disconcerting view from the inside of how opposing forces in the media, politics, culture and business actively worked against the N-VA, against Brandhome and against Saelens himself.
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
The Modern Administration of the Earth
You set the price! Words: 71,920. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
In present times, due to mass terrorism and animosity, the world is suffering endless wars. The author puts forth his views on how a modern administration based on Liberal thinking and central power inspired by Christ’s message should function.
Connections: Celebration, Wisdom and Commentary from Dunedin Methodist Parish
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,440. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2014 by Philip Garside. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General
Arising from a New Zealand context and touching on universal issues, Connections offers 45 responses from the people of Dunedin Methodist Parish to the challenge of being church and living out the gospel in their community. The articles, selected from weekly contributions 2007–2013, are grouped into five broad categories, and cover diverse topics.
To Be Frank!!
Price: Free! Words: 3,070. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
"To be frank!!" is a collection of satirical poems highlighting the existing Indian political scenario in the run up to general elections.
Fifty Shades of Pain: How Obamacare Will Slowly Strangle America
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,230. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
Fifty Shades of Pain: How Obama Care Will Slowly Strangle America” examines fifty of our professions, actions and pursuits, describing how each will be affected, diluted and obliterated by Obama Care. From Sports, to Doctors to Driving to Sex, this tome provides how the most important legislative initiative of our time will end up destroyin
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.
India Beyond Stampede Of Stupidities (Revised & Updated)
Price: Free! Words: 13,570. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
An analytical commentary on how energies of ideas for socio-political changes, create a stampede of stupidities, when they are reactive and participants of change fail to observe assimilative perspectives, compromising the sanity of system, which could weed out loads of aggression, chaos and conflicts from the soil of struggle. A global reality, elaborated with India as a case study.
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.
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.
Reconstructing Oregon’s Frankentax: Improving the Equity, Financial Sustainability, and Efficiency of Property Taxes
Price: Free! Words: 28,910. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
The City Club of Portland chartered your committee to research the evolution of the Oregon property tax system, to understand and explain it, to evaluate its pros and cons, and to recommend improvements.
Place of Women In Iran
Series: Study Gudes: 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.
Place of Women In Saudi Arabia
Series: Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 231 · A Quick Guide. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,840. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
Up to this day, the women in Saudi Arabia do not have voting rights. They are forbidden from voting or being elected to political office, however, King Abdullah, the ruler of Saudi Arabia, recently declared that Saudi women will be able to vote and run in the local elections in the year 2015.
Place of Women In Pakistan
Series: Study Gudes: 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.
Canadian Health Policy in the News
Price: Free! Words: 127,890. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
Canadian health policy will always be emerging and unfolding, responding to changing environmental and economic factors, new technologies, publicly held values and differing political landscapes. "Canadian Health Policy in the News" captures a moment in time and presents the issues that concern Canadians most, grounding our national discourse and debate on healthcare in the best evidence.