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416 Canada Immigration
Price: $20.00 USD. Words: 277,390. Language: Romanian. Published: December 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration and Emigration, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Canada vazuta prin ochii unui emigrant. Toti pasii de la adaptare pana la integrare.
Global Politics After 9/11: Failed Wars, Political Fragmentation and the Rise of Authoritarianism
Series: Global Policy e-books. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 77,360. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
by David Held The essays in this book were all written by David under the shadow of 9/11 and the wars fought afterwards. They explore the impact of this event on global politics and the many ramifications it has had over time. They try to understand how these developments intersect, and sometime collide, with other events and trends, and they ask what sense we can and should make of them.
Litter-ology: Understanding Littering and the Secrets to Clean Public Places
Price: $9.69 USD. Words: 37,140. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
(5.00 from 1 review)
Imagine if all our public places were clean and free of litter. In Litter-ology, environmental psychologists Karen Spehr & Rob Curnow share insights gained from over 20 years working on changing people’s disposal behaviour. Based on up to date research evidence, Litter-ology is a highly readable guide for all those who are trying to get results in keeping their public places clean & litter free.
Introduction to Conducting Private Investigations: Private Investigator Entry Level (02E)
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 75,730. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2015 by Coventry House Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology, Nonfiction » Reference » Careers
"Introduction to Conducting Private Investigations" provides the essential tools you need to become a successful private investigator. From conducting straightforward background investigations to more complicated cases involving accidents and fraud, you will learn the critical skills needed to conduct all types of investigations and build a thriving business.
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.
Culture Briefing: France - Your guide to French culture and customs
Series: Culture Briefings. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 14,090. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions
Culture Briefing: France provides current, in-depth information found in no other single publication to help you understand the culture, customs, values and beliefs of the French people. Whether traveling to France, working on a class paper or doing business with the French, you'll find Culture Briefing: France an invaluable resource.
A Two-Hour Koran (A Taste of Islam)
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 32,470. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2015 by CSPI International. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Islamic studies, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / Koran & Sacred Writings
The Koran found in the bookstore is not the historical Koran of Mohammed. The original Koran was a story that unfolded as Mohammed's life situations changed. The bookstore Koran is arranged by length of chapter, not time. The bookstore Koran has no time, no Mohammed and no story. Therefore, it makes no sense. Once you have read A Two-Hour Koran, you can pick up a bookstore Koran and understand it.
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?
Black Tribalism Worldwide Vol 1
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,250. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Black studies (global)
A book about how we discriminate as an African, African American, and other groups of black people against each other worldwide.
Переезд в Америку для Чайников
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 102,130. Language: Russian. Published: May 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration and Emigration
О чем же эта книга? Если коротко, о моем опыте адаптации в США. Но не только, о жизни в Америке, о культуре и менталитете американцев. Советы и сценарии, как рассчитать свои шаги, снять квартиру или купить дом, как искать работу, и чем заняться в свободное время при наличии свободных денег.
Are Humans Obsolete?
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 37,470. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Future Studies, Essay
Today machines can outplay us at chess, perform surgeries, manage airports, design buildings, act in films. Soon they'll compete with us in nearly every field. Will this cause mass layoffs and riots? Or will we benefit? ... Plus a clear look at our high-tech culture of adolescence, a way to make sense of modern media, and a bird’s-eye view of the turf war between science and religion.
La Perla de La Mojana
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 13,000. Language: Spanish. Published: June 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Regional studies
La Perla de La Mojana describe el ecosistema y entorno socioeconómico, de mediados del siglo pasado, en esta región de la costa Atlántica colombina. Es un esfuerzo por recuperar aspectos costumbristas y culturales; sin dejar de lado lo anecdótico, vivencial, familiar y cariño a lo ancestral que, de una u otra manera, influencian la vida cuotidiana. ¡Bienvenido a la tierra del olvido!
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.
Masculinity in Tolkien
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,240. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies
In Masculinity in Tolkien, Rost argues that despite Tolkien's often conservative views when it comes to sex and gender, a closer look at how masculinity is performed in his works actually shows the social criticism hidden within, the rejection of the heroic code and the search for a hero and a masculinity which is built on love and loyalty, not the excess of courage and pride of heroic poetry.
Young Lady's Day (Book 4 Regency Life Series)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,340. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions
A young lady's often-frivolous life and fashions in the early 1800’s (Regency Era) are shown through pictures and information, as well as a glimpse into the more serious occupations a young lady may undertake. Historic images, information, and funny anecdotes show how a young lady fills her day, what she wears, where she is permitted to go, and how she spends her time.
Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind | Summary and Analysis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,660. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution
(1.00 from 1 review)
Here Is A Preview Of What You'll Learn When You Download Your Copy Today • How The First Humans Became Top Predators • What It Was Like To Be One Of The First Humans • Why The Human Race Became The World's Most Dominant Species
On Passing: A Play in One Act
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,130. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Violence & harassment
It's not always easy being a transgender individual, and the journey to self-authenticity can be filled with much pain and loss; from losing loved ones as well as employment and housing. Not to be overlooked is the risk these individuals take with their very lives in order to be themselves. This short play depicts the violent result of discrimination that many transgender people face in daily life
Dataclysm Summary
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,470. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing / direct, Nonfiction » Social Science » Statistics
This book is chalk full interesting data about how people perceive themselves and each other. The information is boiled down so that it is easy to read and analyze yourself. Rudder has lots of data from different sites including three different online dating sites, social media sites as well as the popular search engine Google.com.
I'm Just Starting: A Reluctant Criminal's High Road to County Jail
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 45,950. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
The adventure begins with our protagonist's DUI crimes which lead to a cultural immersion of an unlikely type. As a self-determined non-criminal she fights her self-rightousness and judgments through a renewed relationship with God. The story is frank, funny, and a positive message for hope and recovery.
Bushrangers. Gods Of Heaven And Hell
Price: $2.25 USD. Words: 19,720. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Education, Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
All over the Indo-European language area in one way or another expressions of the pitchblack ruler of the Underworld - i.e. of Hell - are annually celebrated at the end of the old year and the start of the new year. Here it is argued that some Bushrangers, Highwaymen and Outlaws represent Saint Nicholas, his wife and or their son.