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Coup d’État: Exposing Deep State Treason and the Plan to Re-Elect President Trump
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 102,190. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2020 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Law enforcement, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
“This is…the most important book I have ever written.”—Jerome R. Corsi
Thinking about the Future: Guidelines for Strategic Foresight (2nd edition)
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 104,640. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Forecasting, Nonfiction » Social Science » Future Studies
Thinking about the Future, by Andy Hines and Peter Bishop, distills the expertise of three dozen senior foresight professionals into a set of essential guidelines for carrying out successful strategic foresight. Presented in a highly scannable yet personable style, each guideline includes an explanation and rationale, key steps, a case example, and resources for further study.
Where White Men Fear to Tread: The Autobiography of Russell Means
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 261,620. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015 by Antenna Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic Studies / Native American Studies
An autobiography of epic scope--the riveting, controversial story of Russell Means, the most revolutionary Indian leader of the Twentieth Century. Where White Men Fear to Tread (written with Marvin J. Wolf) tells the absorbing story of the accountant-turned-Indian activist who burst onto the national scene when he led a seventy-one-day armed takeover of Wounded Knee, South Dakota in 1973.
Outspoken: A Decade of Transgender Activism and Trans Feminism
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 128,680. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Transgender
Julia Serano (author of Whipping Girl and Excluded) combines elements of memoir, historical account, gender theory, and activist philosophy in her third book, Outspoken. This collection (spanning a decade of her work as a writer and trans feminist) provides an insightful overview of where transgender activism has been, and compelling analysis of where it should head in the future.
De Essentie Van Zwarte Piet
Price: $2.22 USD. Words: 510,210. Language: Dutch. Published: October 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore, & legend, Nonfiction » History » Civilization
Dit boek gaat diep in op de kenmerken en attributen van Zwarte Piet en op de Sinterklaasviering, die een oeroude jaarwisselingsviering is. Een god wordt gedefinieerd door zijn attributen en kenmerken. Met behulp daarvan is de geschiedenis van de twee Zwarte Pieten – Sint Nikolaas was de oorspronkelijke Zwarte Piet – terug te traceren tot zo'n 4000 jaar geleden, tot in de tijd van de heidense goden
Comparative Methods in the Social Sciences
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 102,270. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013 by Quid Pro, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Methodology
Classic book by Berkeley’s Smelser remains the most definitive statement of methodological issues for all comparative scholars and in political science, anthropology, sociology, economics and psychology. Such issues are timeless and therefore his lucid analysis remains timely and relevant. He posits a methodological continuity between the comparative studies of past masters and more recent work.
Born on the Edge of Race and Gender: A Voice for Cultural Competency
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 106,640. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies
In this historic moment of transgender visibility in the U.S., Born on the Edge of Race and Gender uses the power of storytelling to contextualize one of the most misunderstood social issues of our time. Innovative, moving, and accessible, this multifaceted memoir explores the liberation of finding one’s voice in a world that prescribes silence.
Ottissippi The Truth about Great Lakes Indian History and The Gateway to the West
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 236,510. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Native American, Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic Studies / Native American Studies
The sweeping history of the Great Lakes Indians. Lower Michigan was the highly contested gateway to the West and wealth. The complex, scattered, buried, inaccessible, now accessible, in the extraordinary research, in one volume. An important contribution to education and research. Know the truth and history, of the Three Fires, Ojibwe - Chippewa, Ottawa, Pottawatomi, Huron and many more tribes.
Cómo terminan las democracias
Series: Geopolítica. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 134,910. Language: Spanish. Published: July 5, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Environmental politics, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Éste es un libro realmente importante sobre un tema que también lo es: el del peligro que entraña para la democracia y para Occidente el totalitarismo expansionista de la Rusia soviética. Jean-Francois Revel analiza con su rigor y clarividencia habituales las circunstancias y causas de la situación política mundial en la década de 1980, desmonta pieza a pieza el mecanismo de las mismas.
Die heilige Matrix: Von der Matrix der Gewalt zur Matrix des Lebens. Grundlagen einer neuen Zivilisation.
Price: $8.88 USD. Words: 138,250. Language: German. Published: April 18, 2017 by Verlag. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Anthropology
Wodurch kann das Kräfteverhältnis zwischen Gewalt und Frieden so verändert werden, daß das gesteckte Ziel einer gewaltfreien Erde erreichbar erscheint? In präzisen Denkschritten werden die geistigen Fäden des Buches aufgenommen und zur „politische Theorie“ miteinander verknüpft. Was hier geschrieben steht, ist High Tech für den Frieden. Der menschheitliche Traum vom Frieden könnte heute gelingen.
The Gospel According to Disney: Faith, Trust, and Pixie Dust
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 102,000. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Religious philosophy, Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
In this follow-up to his best-selling The Gospel According to The Simpsons: The Spiritual Life of the World's Most Animated Family, religion journalist Mark Pinsky explores the role that the animated features of The Walt Disney Company have played in the moral and spiritual development of generations of children. Pinsky explores the religious, moral, and theological themes in 31 Disney films.
True Tale From Another Mexico: The Lynch Mob, The Popsicle Kings, Chalino and the Bronx
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 126,320. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration & Emigration, Nonfiction » Social Science » Latin America studies
A cult classic of a book from Mexico’s vital margins – stories of drag queens and Oaxacan Indian basketball players, popsicle makers and telenovela stars, migrants, farm workers, a slum boss, slain narcoballadeer Chalino Sanchez, a lynching, and a doomed tough guy. From Sam Quinones - one of the great contemporary reporters out of Mexico, the border, and the immigrant diaspora.
Military Brats
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 217,110. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology
A startling, groundbreaking exploration, Military Brats is the first book to analyze what it means to grow up in the military. Based on five years of research, this book probes the consequences—both positive and negative—of being raised in a family characterized by rigid discipline, nomadic rootlessness, dedication to military mission, and the threat of war and personal loss.
Framing 9/11, 3rd Edition
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 183,560. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 21st Century, Nonfiction » Social Science » Conspiracy theories
One of the readers of the first edition of this book considered it to be the best work that has been written on the subject of 9/11. The 3rd edition seeks to make a very good book even better. The current, updated edition of Framing 9/11 involves more than 150 pages of new material covering, among other things, the 9/11 views of Sam Harris, Noam Chomsky, and Rebekah Roth.
Loving Someone Gay
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,960. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Coming out, Nonfiction » Social Science » Gay & Lesbian studies
For more than four decades, clinical psychologist, Don Clark, has been speaking to the hearts and minds of gay people, their families, friends, teachers and helpers in the many editions of Loving Someone Gay. With compassion he has promoted communication across generations as well as revealing a path of understanding and reconciliation for parents, siblings, husbands and wives.
Powering Prosperity: A Citizen’s Guide to Shaping the 21st Century
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 117,820. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2020 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / sustainable development, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
For better or worse, the choices citizens make today will shape human history for decades to come.
La violencia en Colombia Estudio de un proceso social Tomo I
Controversial estudio del fenómeno de la crónica violencia política en Colombia, acentuada entre liberales y conservadores durante las décadas de 1950 y 1960, que con pros y contras es catalogado como la primera aproximación académica seria para tratar de esclarecer con argumentos científicos de la sociología y mediciones rigurosas por qué este fenómeno se ha arraigado en las zonas rurales.
The Archdruid Report: The Coming of Peak Oil - Collected Essays, Volume I, 2006-2007
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 119,280. Language: American English. Published: September 20, 2017 by Founders House Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Future Studies
During its eleven year run, The Archdruid Report was one of the most controversial and widely cited blogs on the future of industrial society. This is the first volume of the collected essays from The Archdruid Report covering the years 2006 and 2007.
Siria Bajo Fuego: una revolución ensangrentada
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 161,300. Language: Spanish. Published: September 20, 2017 by Editorial Socialista Rudolph Klement. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 21st Century, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social classes
El genocidio más silenciado del siglo XXI: 400.000 obreros y campesinos masacrados por Al Assad, lacayo del imperialismo y protector de las fronteras del estado de Israel; 10.000.000 de explotados desplazados de sus hogares y hacinados en campos de refugiados. Millones de personas en campos de concentración en las fronteras. Millones de parias buscando dónde refugiarse en una Siria ensangrentada.
Historia, tradiciones y leyendas de calles de México. Vol 1
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 132,680. Language: Spanish. Published: January 17, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Mexico, Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions
Con este libro aprendemos, en un paseo a la vez geográfico y temporal, que el origen del nombre antiguo de ciertas calles de la ciudad de Mexico puede hallarse en una historia de amor o en una disposicion testamentaria, o en una tragedia.