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Actionable Evaluation Basics: Getting succinct answers to the most important questions [minibook]
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 8,570. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Methodology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Research
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Avoid getting lost in indicators, measures, and analysis methods; use this guide to get clear, well-reasoned, insightful answers to the most important questions. Great tips for reporting that is succinct and straight-to-the-point without falling into the trap of oversimplification. This easy-to-read, informative minibook gives a practical overview of 6 elements essential for actionable evaluation.
Stapanii stadioanelor - Fenomenul ultras in Romania - 1990-2010
Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 235,180. Language: Romanian. Published: August 26, 2014 by Gramma.ro. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
Cartea „Stapanii stadioanelor - Fenomenul ultras in Romania 1990-2010" este structurata pe 9 capitole si trateaza inceputurile fenomenului ultras romanesc, politica in peluze, diacronia galeriilor importante din tara, mentalitatea ultrasilor, modul de organizare al brigazilor.
The Golden Apple: Changing the Structure of Civilization
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 74,690. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology
This visionary book delves into the symbolic workings of the mind that drive racism and religious conflict. By encouraging readers to think and live symptomatically rather than symbolically, the author posits that humans were in a special state of mind when they created symbols. His in-depth, groundbreaking research proves that the elimination of symbolic behavior will end global conflicts.
My Little Po-Mo: Unauthorized Critical Essays on My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic Season Two
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,900. Language: American English. Published: October 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television, Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
This second volume of essays in the My Little Po-Mo series combines critical analysis of the second season of My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic with ethnographic examination of its fandom, with a focus on what might be called the "dark side" of the latter. Sex, death, and chaos, handled as only a children's cartoon can!
Justice Without Trial: Law Enforcement in Democratic Society
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 139,210. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2011 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology, Nonfiction » Law » Constitutional law
New Fourth Edition of the acclaimed and foundational study of police culture and practice, political accountability, application of and obedience to the rule of law in stops and arrests, and the dilemma of law versus order in free societies--by a renowned sociologist using innovative and influential observation research techniques. With new Preface by the author and new Foreword by Candace McCoy.
The Transgender Monologues, Gender, Sexuality, and LGBT Life
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 63,540. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Transgender, Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies
This is a different, informative, and entertaining book regarding issues of life, which will interest LGBT people but mostly transgender people, their loved ones, and students/professionals in the social sciences. Within the 58 monologues are a close examination of everyday issues. The author, is the winner of the Best Storyteller Award at NYC Fresh Fruit Festival of 2012.
Liberalism or How to Turn Good Men into Whiners, Weenies and Wimps
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 81,470. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2016 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Black studies (global)
The black middle class—saviors of the American way. Liberalism or How to Turn Good Men into Whiners, Weenies and Wimps documents the role of the 21 white, self-avowed socialist, atheist and Marxist founders of the NAACP and their impact on the Black community’s present status at the top of our nations misery index.
100 Bigfoot Nights: A Chilling True Story
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 36,460. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014 by Vegas Pulse LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
True story of a family tormented by Bigfoots. They have evidence to accompany their story.
Partea întunecatǎ a societǎţii
Price: $3.26 USD. Words: 35,730. Language: Romanian. Published: August 1, 2016 by EdDigitala. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Nonfiction » Social Science » Conspiracy theories
Conștienți sau nu de opresiune, acesta ne acaparează din ce în ce mai multe sectoare ale vieții. Suntem departe de fericire și libertate, însă societatea are grijă să ne ofere iluzii că am fi pe drumul cel bun.Oamenii și-au cedat sănătatea doctorului, sufletul preotului, banii bancherului și copiii sistemului școlar. Este timpul ca omul să reintre în posesia lor.
Wolf or Dog?
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,180. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2011 by Mike Hockney. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
There are two types of human being - “wolves” (aggressive, assertive dominants who are determined to get what they want) and “dogs” (timid, domesticated, submissives, continually at the mercy of the wolves). Capitalism is a wolf ideology. Christianity, Islam and Judaism are dog religions - intent on forcing you onto your knees and making you obey endless commandments. Are YOU wolf or dog?
Inside-Dopesters and Conspiracy Theories
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 45,540. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2011 by Mike Hockney. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
The 9/11 “conspiracy theory” is the ultimate McGuffin – it’s nothing at all. Its secret function, though, is very real. It drives a secondary plot and an entirely different narrative. Its true purpose is to undermine the basis of government – any government, government in principle – and to “reveal” all government as a lethal threat to the people, as an eternal conspiracy.
Sociology
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,130. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2016 by Can Akdeniz. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
We have explained the following things in this book: What is sociology What are the branches of sociology What are the three major perspectives of sociology The details related to these three perspectives that are present there The different aspects of sociology The different objects and topics that are being discussed in the subject of sociology The impact of sociology in daily life
How to Manipulate People: Manipulation Psychology and how to Influence People
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,590. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2016 by PCI Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Interpersonal relations, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
This day and age we are continually manipulated by media, our employers, politicians and, of course sales men. Most people believe that it is part of the game called life and we always have to be on guard. This book will teach you basic people manipulation techniques so that you will understand how to protect yourself from being manipulated and be able to use these strategies to get what you want.
Connected: How a Cochlear Implant Made Me More Deaf
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,390. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Social Science » People with Disabilities
Born deaf, John Cradden grew up as a 'hearing' person - mainstream schools, no sign language, no deaf friends. In his late thirties he went almost completely deaf and chose to get a cochlear implant. In this honest account, he describes the long but fascinating process of getting one and its success. But, in a curious twist, he also writes about how he ended up feeling more 'Deaf' than hearing.
Golden Pot of Proverbs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,060. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2015 by Accomplish Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions
This book is a collection of over 10,000 proverbs and wise sayings from all over the world and across different cultures. Proverbs and wise sayings are as old as mankind. They exist to give us advice and can sometimes also serve a humorous purpose. Proverbs have always served as part of our daily conversations and speeches. It is important that they be preserved through sharing and passing on.
Urban Myths: Short Stories: Urban Myths & Legends
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,770. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
From the Author of the Internationally Bestselling Books - Red Herrings & White Elephants, Shaggy Dogs, Pop Goes the Weasel, What Caesar did for My Salad & They Laughed at Galileo. Hundreds of the world's famous Urban Myths and Legends. 'Aren't you glad you didn't turn on the light?'
British Myths & Legends: Good Short Stories: Legends that made Britain Great
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,340. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend, Nonfiction » History » Essays
From the bestselling author of Red Herrings & White Elephants, Shaggy Dogs, Pop Goes the Weasel, Urban Myths & Legends, Ten Minute Mysteries and many more...... A wonderful collection of short stories recalling some of the popular British legends and heroes who, once upon a time, made Britain great.
David Bowie & Mick Jagger - And Other Rock & Roll Urban Myths
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 5,360. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2015. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Conspiracy theories
From the Author of the Internationally Bestselling Books - Red Herrings & White Elephants, What Caesar did for My Salad, Shaggy Dogs, Pop Goes the Weasel, Ten Minute Mysteries and many more..... Essays of Rock & Roll Urban Legends including the famous stories of David Bowie & Mick Jagger's love affair,Paul McCartney's car crash, Van Halen's M&M tantrums, Mick Jagger and that Mars Bar & Keith Moon
Was Walt Disney Frozen?: Famous Urban Myths: And Other Legends
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 10,090. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2015. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
From the best selling author of Red Herrings & White Elephants, Pop Goes the Weasel, Ten Minute Mysteries, Urban Myths & Legends and many more... 22 of the World's Most Famous Urban Myths including tales of Walt Disney, James Dean, Eric Clapton, Eddie Murphy, Van Halen & the M&Ms, Mick Jagger and that Mars Bar, Winston Churchill, Albert Einstein, Keith Moos and the Swimming Pool and many more...
Urban Myths & Legends: Good Short Stories: Tales of Revenge and The Rich & Famous
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 9,120. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2015. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
From the bestselling author of Red Herrings & White Elephants, Shaggy Dogs, Pop Goes the Weasel, What Caesar did for My Salad and many more.... Good Short Stories & Urban Legends: Tales of Revenge and the Rich & Famous