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La suerte de los expósitos
Series: Historia de Colombia · Elementos de autosuperación · Conflicto armado en Colombia · Historia Militar de Colombia-Guerras civiles y violencia politica. Price: $5.99 $4.19 USD. (30% off!) Words: 85,540. Language: Spanish. Published: May 31, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Rural
La suerte de los expósitos es una versión novelada que reconstruye con nombres de personas y lugares diferentes adonde ocurrieron los hechos, es una descripción histórica de las penurias que han padecido las madres de hijos no reconocidos por sus progenitores, a los que de manera displicente se les ha tildado de hijos “ilegítimos” o “hijos naturales”.
The Dying Days of Segregation in Australia: Case Study Yarrabah
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 42,670. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Rural
For history buffs, politics and Aboriginal affairs enthusiasts, this book is an eye-opening look at Aboriginal Affairs in Australia and in the biggest former reserve in Queensland – Yarrabah near Cairns. It is a must on the shelves of history teachers, University lecturers, students and those who like to keep themselves informed.
Enhancing the potential of family farming for poverty reduction and food security through gender-sensitive rural advisory services
Price: Free! Words: 22,530. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Rural
Rural advisory services (RAS) can play an important role in addressing gender inequalities. This paper is based on an examination of a broad selection of existing literature on gender-sensitive RAS. It looks at gender-differentiated barriers in access to RAS and challenges of effectively targeting women family farmers when delivering these services.
Vanishing Village: The Struggle for Community in the New West
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,810. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Rural, Essay » Sociology
Just a few miles beyond the bright lights of the Las Vegas Strip and the surrounding suburbs, a quiet village vigorously resists the insistent pull of the metropolis. The villagers believe the modern way, the urban way is not necessarily the best way. They want to make their own rules and set their own standards, insisting that one size does not fit all.