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Discorso sulla servitù volontaria
By Etienne De La Boetie
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 26,070. Language: Italian. Published: April 7, 2014 by Edizioni Immanenza. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
“vorrei solo comprendere come è possibile che tanti uomini, tanti paesi, tante città e nazioni tollerino talvolta un solo tiranno, che non ha altro potere che quello che gli danno; che ha il potere di nuocere loro solo finché essi possono sopportarlo; che non potrebbe far loro alcun male, se non quando essi preferiscono sopportarlo piuttosto che contraddirlo..."
The Rise of UKIP
By Bill Etheridge
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 54,580. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Written by a key insider and UKIP activist, this book takes a look at the rise of this ground breaking political party that threatens to overthrow the conventional face of British Politics.
Representative Bureaucracy
By Samuel Krislov
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 62,180. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
“Professor Samuel Krislov’s Representative Bureaucracy remains among the most important and enduring books in the field of public administration and its intersection with political science." -- David H. Rosenbloom, Distinguished Professor of Public Administration, American University. A classic resource in political science and public administration, now available with a new, 2012 Foreword.
Money Facts: Simple, Obvious, but Neglected
By Bob Blain
Series: Making Money Work Better, Book 8. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,090. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics
For money to work properly, it needs to be understood as a medium of communication that strangers use to cooperate. Capitalism as we know it is out of control, It can be brought under control by having money originate debt-free with its value defined in work time. Evidence presented from Cooperation:The Wealth of Nations Game shows how it can be done.
Fractured Hope. South Africa reflects on the future of her children
By Sipho Mzolo
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 58,440. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
The book is about assessing the progress South Africa has made in the last twenty years since the advent of its democracy and it looks into the future especially what the youth may need to do
South Africa's People's Parliament: The Dream Deferred
By Gabriel Campher
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 115,310. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2014. Category: 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.
The Unprevented War - Why the First World War Was Fought
By Bill Price
Price: Free! Words: 47,140. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2014 by RW Press. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
The First World War was one of the defining events of the 20th century. It was supposed to be the war to end all wars but instead it had disastrous repercussions, some of which are still reverberating today. A direct line can be drawn from the end of the First World War to the rise of Nazi Germany and to the beginning of the Second World War.
The Middle and Working Class Manifesto
By Rev. Paul Bern
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 119,570. Language: American English. Published: January 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
"The Middle and Working Class Manifesto" For the many who like to read leftist, politically subversive nonfiction, or who are fed up with the status quo, and particularly for those who think American government is broken beyond repair, this 470-page book will electrify and inspire you!
Polska,ale jaka?
By Włodzimierz Dajcz, Sr
You set the price! Words: 60,700. Language: Polish. Published: January 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Polska w uścisku globalizmu i konsumpcjonizmu.
Korzenie zła
By Włodzimierz Dajcz, Sr
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 49,090. Language: Polish. Published: January 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
“KORZENIE ZŁA” to ciekawa lektura dla tych, którzy chcieliby poznać kulisy władzy rodzącej się nowej klasy rządzącej w Polsce, pokazanej na tle lokalnego konfliktu. To taka wielka afera na skalę gminną, gdzie jak zwykle wygrali "oni". Historia jest dosyć aktualna i co ważne prawdziwa.
Time To Jump - A Positive Vision of a Britain Out of the EU and In EEA Lite
By David Campbell-Bannerman MEP
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,570. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2014 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
A timely, populist and controversial book that explains in an easy to understand and chatty style what problems face Britain in the UK and how they can be solved.
21st Century Peacekeeping and Stability Operations Institute (PKSOI) Papers - Democratic Governance and The Rule of Law: Lessons From Colombia
By Progressive Management
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 45,020. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Colombia has experienced conflict for decades. In the 1990s it was a paradigm of the failing state, beset with all manner of troubles: terrorism, kidnapping, murder, drug trafficking, corruption, an economic downturn of major scope, general lawlessness, and brain drain.
The Last Election
By Eric Lawton
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 44,480. Language: Australian English. Published: August 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
How to eliminate politicians from our democratic system. We save billions of dollars and get more say in the important issues. It's a revolutionary idea without the need for a revolution. Examples of why we don't need them will surprise you.
American Myth: art, information, and the wisdom of women in a threatened democracy
By Elizabeth Langley
Price: Free! Words: 151,160. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
A compelling interdisciplinary look into American well-being, our connection to the land, the role of information, and the need for feminine insight. The struggle between who we are and who we want to be is conveyed through the narrative of an earlier enlightenment, a dying Dream, and our empowered potential through creative endeavors and balance between individual pursuits and community building.
Inglorious Revolution
By Gerard Batten MEP
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 37,700. Language: British English. Published: May 31, 2013 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
How membership of the European Union has subverted the English Constitution and how the people can set themselves free.
Can't Fool All of the People All of the Time: The Email Counterstory to the Bush AWOL Blackout
By Maureen A. Griswold
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,250. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
October 2003, former journalist, sister of a Vietnam War casualty, and former Army nurse, Maureen A. Griswold's online exposé of George W. Bush's military record garnered a huge response. Responses to her articles about Bush's wartime AWOL/desertion in Can't Fool All of the People All of the Time is a compelling experience and illumination about U.S. journalism in wartime.
L'ombra del Duomo
By Matteo Pontes
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,980. Language: Italian. Published: April 27, 2013 by Gingko edizioni. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
L’aggressione a Silvio Berlusconi ad opera di Tartaglia, è reale? Si tratta di un attentato autentico alla vita del premier, oppure è una messinscena, gravissima, architettata per precisi scopi politici?
Cambodia
By Frans Welman
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 96,730. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2013 by booksmango. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Cambodia - Three decades after the great refugee escape and The Last stronghold of the Khmer Rouge
The Guide to Winning Elections
By C. Douglas Conlan
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 46,290. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
A practical, hands on guide to getting involved in the political process from the precinct to the general election. The Guide covers organization, fundraising, public relations, on and offline candidate and issue promotion, social and mobile media and overall campaign strategy. The Guide is perfect for the novice and the professional activist or potential candidate or campaign worker.
Pretending Democracy
By Afro-Middle East Centre
Price: $40.00 USD. Words: 160,160. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Can a state be both democratic and ethnically self-defined? Pretending democracy: Israel, an ethnocratic state unpacks this issue by using Israel as a case study. Based on papers presented at AMEC’s 2010 conference themed ‘Locating ethnic states in a cosmopolitan world: The case of Israel’, the book interrogates concepts such as ‘cosmopolitanism’, ‘nationalism’, ‘ethnocracy’ and ‘citizenship’.