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Constituição da República Federativa do Brasil
Price: Free! Words: 213,080. Language: Portuguese. Published: July 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Constitutional law, Nonfiction » Social Science » Latin America studies
Texto Constitucional promulgado em 5 de outubro de 1988, com as alterações adotadas pelas Emendas Constitucionais nº 1/92 a 99/2017, pelo Decreto Legislativo nº 186/2008 e pelas Emendas Constitucionais de Revisão nºs 1 a 6/94.
Steep Descent
Price: Free! Words: 29,450. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Global society studies
Humanity is on the Steep Descent to oblivion. Amazingly, it is incredibly easy to stop the corrupted few who crave war, control, abuse and greed. This short book will show you how to regain your true power, richness and freedom from oppression. Join me on the detour around the Steep Descent into annihilation.
我们最幸福(Nothing To Envy)
Price: Free! Words: 1,940. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: August 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
本书荣获“2010年英国年度图书奖”、入选“2011年美国国家书卷奖非文学决选作品”。 芭芭拉·德米克用一种引人注目,而又让人难忘的方式为人们展示出“这个封闭的国家其实就是乔治.奥威尔作品《1984》的现实版”; “《我们最幸福》是一部描写朝鲜生活最好的作品。”──英国图书奖评委
Resistance and Hope: Essays by Disabled People
Price: Free! Words: 29,280. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » People with Disabilities, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism
16 essays by 17 disabled writers, activists and artists. This is crip wisdom for the people. Edited by Alice Wong, founder of the Disability Visibility Project, Resistance and Hope will transform the way you think about activism, leadership, and social justice.
Survival Guide for Beginners
Price: Free! Words: 18,830. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking, Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief
(5.00 from 1 review)
Super storm Sandy ripped up the eastern seaboard of the United States, leaving death and destruction in its path. While everyone knew the storm's path, and when it would strike, people and the community as a whole were caught off guard by the devastation. Super storm sandy provides an example of why preparing for the worst-case scenario is the prudent path to take.
A Brief History of Human Behaviour and How to Become an Enlightened Global Citizen
Price: Free! Words: 119,280. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » Social Science » Reference
this book studiously avoids the plethora of conjectural theories and poorly substantiated opinionation on which so much psychological and sociological research depends and thrives. instead, it reverts to the bedrock evidence of human history, and prehistory as mirrored in primatology, to construct a succinct and very user friendly text which teenagers, parents and globalists can readily understand
Sociology of the Family
Price: Free! Words: 109,570. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Reference
College textbook for sociology of the family.
Your Mark On The World, Stories of service that show us how to give more with a purpose without giving up what's most important.
Price: Free! Words: 55,230. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Philanthropy & Charity, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal success
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Your Mark On The World combines inspiring stories of ordinary people doing remarkable things to make the world a better place with practical advice to empower you to give more to a cause (charity, non-profit or social venture) without giving up a career or family.
Born With A Cunt
Price: Free! Words: 70,280. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies, Nonfiction » Sex & Relationships » Women's sexuality
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
My thoughts on nature, society, law, crime and punishment, politics and in particular women.
Becoming Human: How Evolution Made Us
Price: Free! Words: 60,740. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Evolution, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology
Becoming Human: How Evolution Made Us is an Irreverent, fast-moving introduction to basic evolutionary theories and human origins. The focus is not just on our prehistory. Becoming Human highlights how evolution affects the way we are today, and helps us to anticipate what might happen to us in the future. Easy-to-read but challenging, this book is an ideal introduction to our species' origin.
15 Things About Illuminati
Price: Free! Words: 12,390. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2017 by ACE Publication INC. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Freemasonry & Secret Societies
The Illuminati were members of a secret society in Bavaria in the late 18th century. They had a political agenda that included republicanism and abolition of monarchies, which they tried to institute by means of subterfuge, secrecy, and conspiracy, including the infiltration of other organizations.
Exposing the Illuminati's R.E.M Driven Human Cloning Subculture, Frequently Asked Questions, Volume 2
Price: Free! Words: 87,150. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2017 by Goldentruth. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Freemasonry & Secret Societies, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Nonfiction. FAQs Volume 2. This is an EXTREMELY important document, written to expose the clandestine operations of governments and world leaders against the populace of the world unsuspectingly. FREE TO DOWNLOAD. Read this most crucial information, study it, DILIGENTLY, until you understand, then help spread information about these secret technologies which are used to victimise the populace.
Behind Civilisation
Price: Free! Words: 104,230. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Darwin’s evolution theory revolutionises our understanding of the biological world. In parallel, this book is a critical breakthrough in scientific philosophy, uniting social science with natural science and further science with philosophy. It revolutionises our view on nature, particularly on civilisation, demonstrating that the laws governing the universe also govern civilisation.
Blessed are the Introverts
Price: Free! Words: 1,140. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Introverts and extroverts often just don't comprehend each other. Assuming everyone functions with the same psychological engine, however, causes misunderstandings. Diesel engines don't run on gasoline, and introverts operate differently than extroverts. This humorous article examines some of the differences between the two personality types.
Managers' manual for the 21st century.
Price: Free! Words: 3,340. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Mentoring & coaching, Nonfiction » Social Science » Developing & Emerging Countries
This brilliant piece came out as one of the (World) best in the 2010 edition of Peter Drucker's Global Challenge. The author has thus decided to share it with the world! It is a solution-driven missive on the numerous uncertainties hobbling the sustenance of the global community and especially of businesses.
Global Freemasonry
Price: Free! Words: 46,130. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2018 by Global Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social classes
Freemasonry is a subject that has attracted much discussion for centuries. Some have accused Masonry of fantastic crimes and misdeeds. However, instead of trying to understand "the Brotherhood" and criticizing it objectively, critics have been unduly hostile to the organization. This book contains a true exposition of Masonry as a school of thought.
Far From Home - Stories of the homeless and the search for the heart's true home
Price: Free! Words: 57,820. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Social Science » Poverty & Homelessness
Mention the word 'homeless' and most people imagine an old tramp in a doorway but, young and old, many people whose lives seem secure can experience homelessness. These moving and honest interviews invite awareness that home means more than a roof over our heads; people may become homeless or rootless within their own mind or body, society or family. Sooner or later, we all need to find our way ho
Ignorance and Evil: An Analysis of Racism in South Africa
Price: Free! Words: 30,120. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
Evil is the ultimate example of how actively clinging to old outdated paradigms can and does have severe repercussions for humanity. This book suggests that evil is real and that evil people and evil institutions do exist. And often, as had been the case in South Africa, extreme evil is committed in the name of religion with the perpetrators cloaking their despicable behaviour in its name.
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 & 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.
Identity, Legitimacy and Power in the Muslim World
Price: Free! Words: 59,310. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Current affairs
Edited by Juline Beaujouan This e-book is the fruit of the Institute for Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies (IMEIS) third annual conference on the theme “Identity, Legitimacy and Power in the Muslim World”. It gathers insights from academics, analysts and field observers, and offers a multidisciplinary overview of the current situation of the Muslim World.