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Territories of Dead
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,230. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
TERRITORIES OF DEATH was presented to the Second National Award of Chronicle and Report of the University of Antioquia, Medellin - Colombia. It was highlighted by the jurors, as one of the most interesting finalists. A plural character, Rosendo, embodies the different roles of the assembly in which death has become in Medellin.
The Utility of Mass Violence: The Value of Use Without Significant Restraint, Great Jewish Revolt Against Romans and Warsaw Ghetto Uprising During the Holocaust, War as Vehicle for Nation Building
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 116,770. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
Could it be that our violent tendencies are not necessarily all bad? This is precisely the topic we will explore. Using the events of The Great Jewish Revolt against the Romans in 66 AD and the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising during the Holocaust, we will strive to answer the question: what is the utility of mass violence?
Bullying en Mexico
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 41,140. Language: Spanish. Published: January 4, 2016 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Abuse / general, Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
El bullying es una clase de acoso que se manifiesta en distintos ambientes, principalmente en las escuelas. En este libro se examinan las particularidades que el fenómeno ha adoptado en los colegios, donde los estudiantes participan en actos de violencia física y verbal, ya sea como agresores, víctimas o testigos. En este trabajo encontrará los elementos para la reflexión y el tratamiento.
Understanding Predatory Leadership: The First Step Toward a World Free of War, Corruption and Poverty
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,910. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
This book describes how narcissists and psychopaths are successful at gaining power and control, and then manipulate and exploit instead of lead. By learning how these predators, without conscience or concern, initiate and sustain actions and policies that cause so much harm to so many around the world, readers will be able to make better choices leading, eventually, to a kinder civilization.
Horror of a Dark Heart: People Are Hostile Beneath the Thin Veneer of Civilization--Why People Are so Often Selfish, Deceptive, Manipulative, Unethical, Destructive, Violent, Sadistic, and Sinful
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 52,730. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
Hostility is an innate, independent, instinctual disposition in people and a powerful obstacle to a civilized society. Fully annotated and cited, this interdisciplinary study first recounts a series of terrible past and present hostile human actions and then explains the reasons why so many people are so often selfish, deceptive, manipulative, unethical, dishonest, destructive, and violent.
Bully-Crossing The Line
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,750. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Abuse / general
Three junior high school students are drawn into the world of bullying, their friendship is tested as they each deal with how it affects them.
FBI Study of Active Shooter Incidents in the United States Between 2000 and 2013 - List of 160 Active Shooter Incidents, Methodology, Incident Locations and Types, Casualties and Resolutions
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 74,410. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
Active shooter is a term used by law enforcement to describe a situation in which a shooting is in progress and an aspect of the crime may affect the protocols used in responding to and reacting at the scene of the incident.
Bordeando la violencia contra las mujeres en la frontera norte de México
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 85,220. Language: Spanish. Published: January 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Urban, Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
Bordeando la violencia contra las mujeres en la frontera norte de México, es un libro que nace de una intención feminista comprometida intelectual y éticamente para el abordaje de fenómenos sociales que limitan, obstaculizan y detienen el avance y desarrollo de las mujeres en la frontera norte de México.
Changing Course: Preventing Gang Membership - Juvenile Crime, Youth Violence, Delinquency, Substance Abuse, Public Health Interventions, Homeboys, Girls and Gangs, Race and Ethnicity, Poverty
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 94,230. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society, Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
The goal of this book is to provide practitioners and policymakers with knowledge about why kids become involved in gangs and to offer effective and promising strategies that prevent them from doing so.
Drifters: Stories from the Dark Side of Delinquency
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,140. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2013 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens, Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
The world has changed… Teenagers exist in a different world than you grew up in. Video games, gun violence, sexting, and bullying have all exploded onto the scene, leaving many parents shut off from their children and vice versa. In that vacuum, too many kids gravitate toward darker temptations, but there is hope.
Living the Oath: Warriors Take It, Families Endure It
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,840. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
Michael Martinez, a Marine veteran, stepped on a bomb during a 2010 patrol in Afghanistan and lost both legs…Christian Bagge, an Army veteran lost his legs to a 2005 roadside bomb blast in Iraq…Their experiences, like those of the other subjects in the book, reveal how hardship and suffering can result in a greater awareness of what it means to be a human being.
The Real Police Brutality in Brazil
You set the price! Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
The Brazilian protests revealed a poorly prepared and violent police, but this has been the reality of the slums for decades. After feeling abuse of power in their skin the higher classes know how it feels to be oppressed. But this hasn't changed the exclusion of the people of the favelas and the lack of reporting concerning these crimes in the mainstream press.
Knowing Guns: The Ins and Outs of Firearms and Firearm Politics for the Uninitiated
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 63,450. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control
No matter where you stand in the debate on guns, getting good, unbiased information is often difficult. "Knowing Guns" is an attempt to correct this deficit. Written for everyone from those completely unfamiliar with firearms to the enthusiast/activist on either side of the debate, readers will refer to this book again and again. Fully footnoted with sources.
ChironTraining Volume 6: 2010
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,210. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
(5.00 from 1 review)
After seventeen years of dealing with violent criminals and a year as a contractor in Iraq, what's the next step? Time to do something really scary: Start a business. In 2010, Rory goes on the seminar circuit, writes and publishes and, as always, tries to write things out of his head. About teaching, about protection, about the emotional and psychological dimensions of conflict.
Bullies + Teen Dating = Bullying
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,530. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Abuse / domestic partner abuse
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
You know You Want Your Teen & Pre-Teen Safe... Now Here’s How To Do It! This book is: Easy to read, easy to use. Confidence booster for both parents & teens. For parents of both girls & guys. A resource for parents of those who may become abused, those abused, & the abuser. WHAT OTHERS ARE SAYING... •“Wonderful resource for parents.” (Karen.Carcia, Ph.D., professor) •“An excellent...primer." a dad
The Killing of Adam: A Victim of Human Sacrifice
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,740. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
Adam's life was cut short brutally at a very young age, the very tender age when children are supposed to enjoy their childhood and when he should have been properly cared for by people he looked to for support and love. He is one of the few the media uses to tell the story, his story, and the reason why we should say no to child ritual abuse.
Unsafe In Human Hands
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 37,780. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
"Unsafe in Human Hands" describes the problems of violence in present day America as compounded by our historic gun culture. The book helps illuminate some of the myths and biases that cloud our ability to see these problems clearly, hoping to improve the quality of our national debate. Most importantly, it provides some real solutions. Gun violence is really a story about people, not guns.
Mobbing Geht Alle An
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,930. Language: German. Published: February 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
Das Werk beschäftigt sich mit dem Thema Mobbing in Schulen. Der Autor hat in seiner Schulzeit selber Erfahrungen mit dem Thema gemacht und diese nun in einem eigenen Werk eindringlich geschildert und analysiert. Es ist ein Werk, das zum Nachdenken und zur Diskussion anregen soll.
How Many Lies Are Too Many?
Series: Gaslight Survivor, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,580. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2013 by Scarlett Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Abuse / domestic partner abuse, Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
Did he just lie to you again? Are you having an affair with a married man or woman? Do you suspect that your lover isn't being honest or faithful to you? Why do you put up with the lies? How many lies are too many before you should move on? Victoria Summit shares her experience with helping broken hearted men and women to help you spot the wolves in sheep's clothing.
FEMA U.S. Fire Administration Juvenile Firesetter Intervention Handbook - Firestarters, Arson Control and Prevention, Youth at Risk, Interviews and Surveys, Program Development and Implementation
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 47,650. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
This Juvenile Firesetter Intervention Handbook is designed to teach communities how to develop an effective juvenile firesetter intervention program. The six chapters of this Handbook can be viewed as the six building blocks essential to construct a successful program.