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Cogobierno desde La Catedral Verdadera historia de la fuga de Pablo Escobar de la cárcel-hotel
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,140. Language: Spanish. Published: April 14, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
Testimonio de primera mano del general Gustavo Pardo Ariza comandante de la Cuarta Brigada del Ejército, bajo cuya responsabilidad estaba la seguridad del segundo anillo perimétrico de la vergonzosa cácel de cinco estrellas que porfalta de caracter el presidente de la república César Gaviria Trujillo y su inepto ministro de Defensa Rafael pardo Rueda toleraron al capo del cartel de Medellín.
Hey you, immigrant, go back to your country
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 40,170. Language: British English. Published: April 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society, Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration and Emigration
If those ‘celebrating’ are disappointed by the results if Britain leave the EU, that could prompt a rise in support for far right organisations, Bagguley said, even though groups like the British National Party have all but disbanded. “It’s possible that there could be a resurgence of a right wing part of some kinds, in an attempt to mobilise those voters.” “Though Ukip’s certainly not ...
Infringe Me? A Solution to Consider for Gun Violence in America
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 39,060. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
Gun violence in America has affected us all. Have we become so engrossed in the oppositions that we have overlooked a solution that is avalable to us starting today? Infringe Me? addresses the root causes of gun violence, and offers a solution that we can all live with, to save lives, to make America a safer place, without cancelling the rights or security of any citzen. If we can come together.
My Big Fat Book of Gypsy Traveller Lies, Hate & Bigotry
Price: Free! Words: 580,980. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations, Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
This is a photograph of words (580,529 words to be precise - on 1918 pages) built from hate speech collected over a six-month period Nov 2011 - April 2012, from online news articles, essays, forums, threads, etc. for a purpose only sociology professors, policymakers and judges could truly fathom: an exhaustive Archive of Hate and Dis-information about a racial group.
Sheep No More: The Art of Awareness and Attack Survival
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 54,970. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2017 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts, Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
Former US Navy SEAL and FBI Special Agent Jonathan T. Gilliam brings his unique professional perspective to teach you the art of awareness and attack avoidance by sharing unconventional warfare techniques and how to think like an attacker.
Blood, Bullets and Bodies
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 169,360. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2017 by Beaten Track Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies, Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
The true story of Blood, Bullets and Bodies: a critical multimedia exposé of the historical circumstances that have made crime and violence – bullets, blood and dead bodies – the number one problem in late 20th and early 21st century Jamaica.
Del bullying al asesinato. Masacres en escuelas, universidades y lugares públicos
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 35,650. Language: Spanish. Published: April 11, 2017 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society, Nonfiction » Social Science » True crime
Este libro pasa revista a muchos de los casos de agresión, bullying y asesinatos e indaga en las raíces del problema. Su obra es un toque de alerta y una lúcida llamada a la conciencia ciudadana.
Explotación sexual
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 32,320. Language: Spanish. Published: March 18, 2017 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Prostitution & sex trade, Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
En este libro encontráremos histórias verdaderas de mujeres que fueron víctimas de explotación sexual, en la voz de Rosi Orozco, una de las mas fervientes combatientes de este delito , quien no solo promueve campañas en contra de la trata de personas, sino también ha rescatado a muchas víctimas y ha promovido su reincorporación a una vida plena.
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.
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: 68,880. 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 recounts many terrible past and present hostile human actions, many somewhat below the radar of well-known events. The subject matter is fully brought to life by presenting the dark, more “secret” nature of human behavior.
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.
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
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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.
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.