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Femophobia: How Women Have Become Men - On the Fear of Fat, Fear of the Feminine and the Collapse of Society
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 86,550. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies
This book gives us tools for a real change. The Feminine is dying. Unless we awaken to this, so may we: eating disorders; broken relationships; our attraction to control and hardness; the speed of our life and its price; women’s hostility towards their bodies; our fear of feelings; epidemic addictions... It is crucial that we allow the Feminine back into our lives, to restore our lost balance.
MAN UP: It’s Hard to Resist a Bad Boy…Even More So a Good Man!
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 62,880. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2017 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Trust me: the world doesn’t need a bunch of BFFs with beards.
Dirty Talk: Conversations with Porn Stars
Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 53,340. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2015 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Pornography
The stars interviewed for this project include Seymore Butts, Mary Carey, Asia Carrera, Nina Hartley, Jill Kelly, Hyapatia Lee, Evelyn Lin, Mari Possa, Linda Roberts, and Kyle Stone.
Essential Guide to Harriet Tubman: Underground Railroad, Civil War Intelligence and Spying, Leadership, Life of Slavery, Servant Leader, Spirituality, Women in the Civil War, Minority Women Officers
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 201,640. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Social Science » Black studies (global)
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book reproduces a number of important government reports and studies dealing with the incredible life of Harriet Tubman.
Fear of Death: It's About Life, Actually. Let's Talk About It
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,630. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Death & Dying, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement
What do all human beings have in common? All the self-help books in the world can’t change the fact that we all will die. What if we weren’t so afraid of death, or of even talking about it? The fear of death – even when below our conscious awareness – underlies all fears. But, as Elisabeth Kübler-Ross and David Kessler remind us in Life Lessons … “Fear doesn’t stop death; it stops life."
J'ai été sous l'emprise d'une perverse narcissique pendant 4 ans (Analyse des Manipulateurs émotionnels)
Price: $6.15 USD. Words: 68,160. Language: French. Published: March 8, 2018 by Jank Moovy. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social Work
Ce livre revient à travers le témoignage de Julien Mauvoisin sur la manipulation émotionnelle d'une perverse narcissique pendant 4 ans. Entre dénigrements, rabaissements, humiliations, brimades, culpabilisations, l'auteur revient sur le cauchemar enduré par ces proies dites victimes de ce "crime parfait" pendant souvent plusieurs années. Il finit par livrer ses analyses et autres conseils.
Where I Stand: On the Signing Community and My DeafBlind Experience
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 39,320. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014 by Handtype Press. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Social Science » People with Disabilities
This collection of essays from one of the country’s leading voices on issues facing the signing community appears at a time of troubling trends and exciting new developments. Filled with startling observations and unapologetic assertions, Where I Stand challenges and broadens readers’ understanding of an important but often overlooked community.
Flash Floods & Falls: Deaths & Rescues in Zion National Park
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 69,130. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » National Parks, Nonfiction » Social Science » Death & Dying
This book details a variety of 70+ deaths that have occurred in the past century inside Zion National Park. The book is divided into flash flood deaths, slot canyon (rappelling) deaths, rock climbing deaths, falls from cliffs, and bizarre deaths. The author also includes numerous rescue stories of Bo Beck--Zion's senior Search & Rescue member for over 17 years.
Antonio's Gun and Delfino's Dream: True Tales of Mexican Migration
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 109,850. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration & Emigration, Nonfiction » Social Science » Latin America studies
This is journalist Sam Quinones' classic collection of nonfiction tales about Mexican immigrants, the border, and more. A dazzling follow-up to his cult classic, True Tales from Another Mexico: The Lynch Mob, the Popsicle Kings, Chalino and the Bronx. Quinones chronicles the tale of the Tomato King, of a high-school soccer season in Kansas, and of Mexican corruption in an L.A. County town.
Rising from the Dust ~ India's Hidden Voices
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,510. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Social Science » Philanthropy & Charity
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A quest for adventure becomes a labour of love as Mark Helyar gains intimate access into the heart of a society rarely experienced by the western world.
Social Research Methods. A Complete Guide
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,440. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Research, Nonfiction » Social Science » Research
Social Research Methods "A Complete Guide" delves more into the qualitative research, which is more of a forgotten method.
The Citizen Cannot Complain
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 33,490. Language: American English. Published: May 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » History » American
Why have Americans lost “the rights of all mankind”? Rights have responsibilities. Those who evade their responsibilities lose their rights. People who are otherwise responsible are cunningly deceived into waiving their rights. They become snared into waiving their God-given rights. Once the citizen waives his rights, he has no right to complain. You have been assimilated. Resistance is futile.
FEMA U.S. Fire Administration Emergency Vehicle Safety Initiative - Apparatus Safety Devices, Traffic Control Measures, Highway Operations, Training
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 36,820. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief
The purpose of this report is to identify practices that have the potential to decrease that risk, as well as to reduce the number of injuries and deaths that occur while responding to and returning from incidents.
Working Effectively with Indigenous Peoples®
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 62,680. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic Studies / Native American Studies, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Human resource management
Whether you’re just starting out or want to increase your knowledge, Working Effectively with Indigenous Peoples® is written to support people in their Indigenous relations endeavours. The fourth edition has additional content and a fresh look inside and out.
Punishment and Welfare: A History of Penal Strategies
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 136,020. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2018 by Quid Pro, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Penology
First published in 1985, this classic of law and society scholarship continues to shape the research agenda of today's sociology of punishment. 'Punishment and Welfare' explores the relation of punishment to politics, the historical formation and development of criminology, and the way in which penal reform grew out of the complex set of political projects that founded the modern welfare state.
Parentectomy
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 180,510. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2018 by Tellwell Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
When parents separate and divorce, kids come last in family law. Should children's welfare be measured in "billable hours"? Christine Giancarlo thinks kids come first and need both parents. Parentectomy moves us toward that goal... for the sake of the children...
We Have Overcome: An Immigrant’s Letter to the American People
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 40,790. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2018 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Civil & human rights, Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration & Emigration
A black immigrant’s eloquent appreciation of the American Dream, and why his adopted nation remains the most noble experiment in enabling the pursuit of happiness.
Mujeres por la independencia
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,180. Language: Spanish. Published: January 16, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Mexico, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
Esta obra fue escrita para que, a través de la fidelidad y de la amenidad con que su autor nos cuenta los sucesos de la Guerra de Independencia de México, sus heroínas sean como personajes cercanos. En estas páginas el lector encontrará la historia de todas aquellas mujeres, conocidas o anónimas, cuyo valor y fortaleza trascendio el que su nombre se haya esfumado en los campos de batalla.
World Leadership: How Societies Become Leaders and What Future Leading Societies Will Look Like
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 184,230. Language: American English. Published: November 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
World Leadership is the story of how societies rise into leadership positions. History shows that “transformative innovations” enable societies to rise to power. Now new transformative innovations are on the horizon with the potential to change the world order. Societies will need to manage the increased power to become leaders or simply to ensure the stability and security of our world.
Planning and Response to an Active Shooter: An Interagency Security Committee Policy and Best Practices Guide - Law Enforcement and First Responder Coordination; Run, Hide, Fight Response Plan
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 32,340. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
The goal of the ISC's Active Shooter Working Group is to promote the highest chance of victim and responder survivability through awareness, prevention, education, and training.