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¿Libertad o libre mercado? Del Consenso de Washington a Vargas Llosa y las fundaciones neoliberales
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 51,590. Language: Spanish. Published: November 16, 2013 by LD Books - Lectorum. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Deteniendose apenas en figuras individuales, el autor analiza la intervencion de un Estado como regulador de la actividad privada en mas de medio siglo de historia latinoamericana, y analiza el presente y brinda armas para avizorar un probable futuro.
Complete Guide to Maritime Pirates, Piracy, and Security, Assaults from Somalia, 2009 Capture of the Maersk Alabama, Rescue of Captain Richard Phillips, al-Shabaab
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 431,110. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This unique ebook provides an encyclopedic overview of all aspects of maritime piracy, assaults on shipping from Somali pirates, security measures including the work of the U.S. Navy, and the 2009 attack on the Maersk Alabama and the Navy rescue of Captain Richard Phillips. This massive compendium includes government reports, federal material, military information, and Congressional hearings.
State of Emergency: The Third World Invasion and Conquest of America
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 88,690. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2013 by Gary Allen, Sr. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
"The one absolutely certain way of bringing this nation to ruin, of preventing all possibility of its continuing to be a nation at all, would be to permit it to become a tangle of squabbling nationalities," said Theodore Roosevelt.State of Emergency will demonstrate that this is exactly what is happening to America and may now be unstoppable.
Another Way of Seeing: Essays on Transforming Law, Politics and Culture
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 73,330. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
In this challenging collection of essays, Gabel argues that our most basic spiritual need as human beings is the desire for authentic mutual recognition. Because in our world this desire is systematically denied due to the legacy of fear of the other that has been passed on, we exist as “withdrawn selves,” perceiving the other as a threat rather than as the source of our completion as humans.
Black, White, Other: Biracial Americans Talk About Race and Identity
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 146,200. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
In this 20th anniversary edition of the landmark "Black, White, Other" (Morrow, Quill), journalist Lise Funderburg explores the lives of 46 adult children of black/white unions. Her subjects' unflinching honesty, humor, and deep feeling result in a stunning—and enduring—portrait of race in America. New foreword by novelist Mat Johnson and links to updated commentary from original participants.
Disaster and Sociolegal Studies
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 104,190. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief
Legal governance of disaster brings both care and punishment to the upending of daily life of place-based disasters. National states use disasters to reorganize how they govern. This collection, edited by Denver University professor, Susan Sterett considers how law is implicated in disaster. The findings point to reconsidering what states do in disaster, and how law enables and constrains action.
CIA Sherman Kent Center for Intelligence Analysis Papers - Practice of Analytic Tradecraft in the Directorate of Intelligence, Transnational Threats, Profession of Intelligence Analysis
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 58,620. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This publication of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) is intended to help the Kent Center fulfill its mission of promoting the practice of analytic tradecraft in the Directorate of Intelligence, and of furthering a greater understanding of intelligence analysis in the wider communities in which it is practiced, studied, or taught.
Savage Ingratitude: How the Jewish Left and the Protestant Elite Sabotage America
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 114,000. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
Conservative former Communist Jew reveals the Liberal Jewish plan for America. Author Ari Ben-Tzvi attended Columbia University during the time that the protests of the early ‘60’s were getting started, and was soon radicalized. Not only did he participate in the student unrest, he joined the Communist Party. Now he reveals an inside view of how the Jewish Left has betrayed America.
Holy Terror: Lies the Christian Right Tells Us to Deny Gay Equality
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 113,870. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013 by Riverdale Avenue Books. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Politics and society
In this book, Mel White argues that the true goals of today's fundamentalists are to break down the wall that separates church and state, superimpose their "moral values" on the US Constitution, replace democracy with theocratic rule, and ultimately create a new "Christian America" in their image. They believe this is a Christian nation that must be returned forcibly to its Christian roots.
Faces of War: Iraq, the Road to Heaven or Hell
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 58,150. Language: American English. Published: August 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
One young American soldier, a Mortuary Affairs specialist, went to Iraq to bring home fallen soldiers and almost ended up a fallen warrior himself. This is the true story of Michael Foster, his team, and their time spent on the battlefield and in the mortuary retrieving and processing the corpses of allies and hostiles, strangers and friends -- and it is the story of those who can no longer speak.
Kashmir : With A Touch Of Beauty, Global Politics and Terror
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 150,860. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This book deals with history, culture, temples, monuments, paintings, economics, wild life, tourism, , agriculture, secession & terrorism in Kashmir and India.The special feature of the book is additional coverage of Indo-US and Indo-US-Pakistan (terrorism epicenter) relations along with Afghanistan, Bangladesh, China and Russia as well as the long duration of relationship , 1947-2012.
United States Before Setember 11 and After Barack H Obama
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,320. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » History » Modern / General
Since the 11th of September 2001, most of the people from all over the free World with any logic in their minds not only condemned the sick, abnormal, twisted minds of those that did it, but also condemned the people that had driven them to do it.
The Seductive Schoolhouse Scandal
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 73,210. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2013 by Pegasus Books. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sexual abuse & harassment
Set in an urban city in central New Jersey, The Seductive Schoolhouse Scandal, inspired by true events, is the story of Jack Rumford, a corrupt school administrator operating in an impoverished, neglected, poorly-supervised school district.When the state becomes involved, teacher Cindy Stone can only hope that justice is served before Jack Rumford can exact his revenge.
Home Again in Paris: Oscar, Leo and Me
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,750. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A lively, insightful, and poignant memoir about daily life in the France of myth and reality. The book is an inspirational personal journey and a portrait of modern France combining observation, anecdote, and a cast of colourful characters in a rich narrative that takes the reader on an eye-opening adventure into the French soul. Above all, it’s a book about faith, hope and the meaning of home.
RANT: Politics & Snark in the Age of Obama
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,860. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Insightful, snarky, not to mention hilarious, RANT by Diann Russell takes aim at politics in the Age of Obama -- from the Royal Family (AKA The Obamas) to the first cartoon character ever to occupy the office of Vice President. From Gun Control to Gay Marriage. From Immigration Reform to Hollywood. Prepare to be entertained, frustrated, and inspired. RANT is a powerful, often hysterical read.
The Weeklings: Revolution #1
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,260. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
A collection of the best essays from the first year of The Weeklings.
Ziende blind
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 63,790. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2013 by Fosfor. Category: Essay » Sociology
Met de frisse blik van de betrokken buitenstaander laat Luyten zien hoe in politiek, economie en cultuur de open samenleving zijn vrijheid en welvarendheid prijsgeeft. Met kortetermijndenken, een roofzuchtige elite en afkalvend vertrouwen werd de kredietcrisis onvermijdelijk. En er zijn meer ontwikkelingen waarin we op Afrika gaan lijken.
Witte geef geld
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 51,370. Language: Dutch. Published: April 27, 2013 by Fosfor. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Twee jaar lang woonde Marcia Luyten in Kigali, de hoofdstad van Rwanda. Dicht bij huis en op rondreis leerde ze vele Afrikanen kennen, van haar eigen kok en tuinvrouw tot zakenmannen en een minister. Aan de hand van hun opzienbarende, soms aangrijpende levensverhalen, schetst Luyten een caleidoscopisch portret van hedendaags Afrika.
The Prometheus Post - Issue Two
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Series: The Prometheus Post Magazine, Book 2. Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 50,120. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
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The Prometheus Post is a monthly libertarian-conservative electronic magazine. It offers in-depth analysis of important political issues. Specifically the Post explores civil rights issues, offers analysis of law enforcement models, advocates free market economic principles, provides hands on information for running a business, while also advocating the reasons for British withdrawal from the EU.
Why Slovenia? The Power of Freedom
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Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 78,900. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Why did the street protests in Slovenia happen? Why the political crisis? Why the economic crisis? I write about the deeper causes of the current political crisis, about global human society, I offer concrete solutions for the introduction of an economic and direct democracy, a sustainable way of life and for an economy boost with numerous green jobs. Gojko Stanič, PhD