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Resgate da reforma política
Price: Free! Words: 112,140. Language: Portuguese. Published: April 17, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Uma das questões mais comentadas e talvez menos compreendidas no Brasil é a reforma política. Ela diz respeito à revisão das instituições vinculadas à nossa democracia representativa. Trata-se de um conjunto de temas fortemente entrelaçados, que repercutem em várias dimensões das relações sociais.
Presidencialismo no Brasil
Price: Free! Words: 86,400. Language: Portuguese. Published: April 17, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Ao abranger temas relativos à Ciência Política, à História, às Relações Internacionais e à Administração Pública, este livro contribui para cobrir um gap na literatura dos estudos presidenciais no País.
FAB STV: Four Averages Binomial Single Transferable Vote.
Price: Free! Words: 52,020. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
The Single Transferable Vote (STV) is the “Super-vote”. Four Averages Binomial Single Transferable Vote (FAB STV) is the super-vote super-charged. Part one includes the classical school, especially by HG Wells, for “scientific method of voting” versus all the deficient distractions. If you understand Meek method, then you are in a good position to follow the blueprint for FAB STV in part two.
The Angels Weep: H.G. Wells on Electoral Reform.
Price: Free! Words: 51,940. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Essay » Political
It will be particularly interesting to watch the ingenuities of the politicians in the new Parliament in producing schemes that will look like electoral reform and yet leave the profession still active for mischief...Parliament throughout the next session, though it may make the angels weep, is certain to afford much entertainment to every mundane observer of human disingenuousness.
Uncle Sam as Globocop: Immanuel Kant, Comparative War Aggression, and the Travails of America's Pax Democratica
You set the price! Words: 141,410. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
It is an analysis of democratic imperialism and democratic peace theory in the modern era from a Kantian perspective.
Utopian Ambition: Constitution of the 2100 Atlantian Republic
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 103,980. Language: American English. Published: October 17, 2016. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
We were born late enough to see the turn of a new millennium and thus become the Children of Tomorrow.
Improving Our Standard of Living: The Science, Politics, and Economics of Global Betterment
Price: Free! Words: 260,510. Language: American English. Published: July 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
This book is about how to reduce poverty and improve global living standards. Topics include economic growth, income inequality, poverty, corruption, causes of the decline of the middle class, sustainable development, emerging technologies, and more. This isn't a textbook, but it's packed with evidence and easy to understand. This is for anyone who cares about how to solve the world's problems.
State of Power 2016: Democracy, sovereignty and resistance
Series: State of Power. Price: Free! Words: 57,320. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
TNI's fifth annual State of Power 2016 report explores the intersect of power and democracy. Featuring prominent activists and academics, its essays feature the long battle between economic power and popular democracy, expose the different powers seeking to undermine democracy today, and tell the stories of radical popular democratic alternatives emerging worldwide.
Science and democracy reviews.
Price: Free! Words: 93,370. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
As they separately pursue their shared ethic of progress, scientific research and democratic reform conduct themselves as two different journeys, both here followed, as the evidence mounts that they depend on each other to meet the stresses that survival poses.
Down With Elections!
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,780. Language: Australian English. Published: September 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Essay » Political
We assume that elections mean freedom, but is this true? Do we get a democratic government when we vote? If not, what is wrong? "Elections!" says the author. He lists their failings and shows that our "representative democracy" is neither representative nor democratic, and does not meet accepted standards. He then presents a practical route to true democracy.
Promoting Democracy for Creating a Better and Peaceful World: Regional, National and Local Perspectives
Series: GP and ORF e-books. Price: Free! Words: 56,400. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This edited volume describes various impediments to democracy at the regional, national and local level, and offers ideas for successfully promoting democracy to achieve the fundamental goal of creating a better and peaceful world
Scientific Method of Elections.
Price: Free! Words: 128,580. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Social Science » Methodology
The sheer difficulty of genuine electoral reform is shown and explained. The defeat of democracy is also a defeat for science. Freedom and knowledge depend on each other. Therein is the remedy. I base voting method on a widely accepted logic of measurement, to be found in the sciences. This is supported by reflections on the philosophy of science.
Peace-making Power-sharing.
Price: Free! Words: 104,970. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Essay » Political
The first Canadian Citizens Assembly found out the best electoral reform, only to have the goal-posts moved against its adoption. Britain had half a dozen undemocratic voting methods, because only that one democratic method could work at all levels of government. The world anarchy of election systems are passed off as fashion statements. But progress in democracy wont go away.
The American Voter: Stupid and Ignorant
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 101,690. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
Only half of the people vote and half of that bunch do not have a clue as to what they are doing. The American Voter: Stupid and Ignorant, is a snarky look at the stupidity and ignorance found amongst the voting citizenry, the politicians they elect, and the professionals who report on their folly.
99 Obama Blogs
Price: Free! Words: 51,490. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
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Sadly for the world, his words came true. On November 21, 2007, Barack Obama said, “I truly believe that the day I'm inaugurated, not only the country looks at itself differently, but the world looks at America differently. If I'm reaching out to the Muslim world they understand that I've lived in a Muslim country and I may be a Christian, but I also understand their point of view.”
The Constitution of the 4th Republic of Ghana
Price: Free! Words: 50,590. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
This book is the 1992 constitution of the Republic of Ghana. It summarizes the wishes and aspirations of the Ghanaian people. It is called the constitution of the 4th Republic of Ghana as well. The information in this book was sourced from Ghana's Ministry of Justice.
1914-2014: Van Loopgraven naar Republiek
Price: Free! Words: 69,230. Language: Dutch. Published: May 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Essay » Political
Het zopas verschenen boek van Vlaams Belang-voorzitter Gerolf Annemans, waarin het project van de Vlaamse ontvoogding wordt scherp gesteld
South Africa's People's Parliament: The Dream Deferred
Price: Free! Words: 115,310. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
In 2006, an employee of South Africa's Parliament was summarily fired, because he was a candidate in the municipal elections. This is the true story of his struggle to defend his political rights and that of Parliament’s 2000-plus employees. In the process he exposed the hypocrisy at the same Parliament that elected Mandela as the first black president of a post-Apartheid South Africa.
Polska,ale jaka?
You set the price! Words: 60,700. Language: Polish. Published: January 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Polska w uścisku globalizmu i konsumpcjonizmu.
Beyond Plutocracy - True Democracy for America
Price: Free! Words: 113,820. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
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Plutocracy is governance by the wealthy. America is not really a democracy but a plutocracy dominated by a powerful wealthy minority that serves itself first and best. This book offers a partial redesign of our government that really fixes in just the right way what’s really wrong with it, moving our nation beyond plutocracy to true democracy, honest government and a just society.