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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.
Is the Death Penalty Just? (Vol 4, HLP Christianity Series)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism, Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
Capital punishment has been a feature of society since the beginning of time. But is the death penalty just?
Can 'Just War' Exist? (Vol. 1, HLP Christianity Series)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,150. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism, Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
'Just War' doctrine has been a feature of Christianity since ancient times. But can a war ever be just?
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.
The Last Disciple
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,720. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
We are living in a world full of fear, full of anxiety and speculation. we believe that there are mysteries we are yet to uncover. In our homes, schools, colleges and other places of work, we contend with what we do not know. The last Disciple is a simple text document with real facts to help us unveil some of these mysteries and work for our best in terms of peace and prosperity.
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.
Gavin de Becker’s The Gift of Fear Survival Signals That Protect Us From Violence | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 3,680. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
True fear is a gift. Unwarranted fear is a curse. Learn how to tell the difference. A date won't take "no" for an answer. The threat of violence surrounds us every day. But we can protect ourselves, by learning to trust—and act on—our gut instincts. Learn to spot the danger signals others miss. It might just save your life.
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: 72,430. 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.