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21st Century U.S. Military Documents: Contingency and Disaster Planning (Air Force Pamphlet 10-219, Volume 1) - Air Force Civil Engineer History, Terrorism, Natural Disasters
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 102,720. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief, Nonfiction » History » Military
This Air Force document discusses contingencies for which civil engineers must be prepared. It contains practical information to help unit-level civil engineers plan their responses to contingencies, disasters, war, and other military operations.
Battles of Ancient Gods
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,840. Language: Russian. Published: November 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » Social Science » Archaeology
66 million years from the heyday to the decline of mankind. Millions of years ago, when continents and oceans were located in a different way, there were long periods of peaceful and carefree life of "gods" and "demons" on Earth and destructive wars for domination over the world
Ring Of The Cabal
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 125,060. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
It’s coming. The freedomless, cashless, gunless, pornographic, pedophile society is coming, and I am not habitually looking to the future through jaded lenses. I am just aware of 250 smart city projects in progress. I am aware of 800,000 children who are missing in the U.S. each year which means 2222 child per day. I am aware of lawmakers and judges who push to legalize pedophilia.....
The Sociology of the Professions: Lawyers, Doctors and Others
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 115,510. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014 by Quid Pro, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Legal Profession, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Dingwall and Lewis's renowned compilation of theorists and empirical researchers into the sociology of the professions was groundbreaking when first published in 1983 and has influenced scholars and professionals since. The new digital edition features a substantive new Foreword by Professor Sida Liu of the University of Wisconsin. Not limited to one occupation or field, as are many such studies.
غبار الاحتلال العربي
You set the price! Words: 329,900. Language: Arabic. Published: March 12, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Religious philosophy, Nonfiction » Social Science » Islamic studies
كيف حكمت سلالة قريش أرض الفراعنة؟ .. وكيف أصبح تاريخ العرب ديناً للشعوب؟ ..
Between River and Rock: How I Resolved Television in Six Easy Payments
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 108,430. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television, Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
Drenched in gallows humor, Between River and Rock (How I Resolved Television in Six Easy Payments) is Norman Ball’s scathing report of TV’s—and the Internet’s—insidious impact on the American psyche. Yes, our endless gazing at telescreens has been mocked, scorned and rebuked before but never with such soul-force and literary panache. Before reading Norman Ball, please extinguish all devices.
Media Interaction With the Public in Emergency Situations: Four Case Studies - Three Mile Island Nuclear Accident, Los Angeles Riots and Rodney King, World Trade Center Bombing, Oklahoma City Bombing
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 126,090. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies, Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this interesting study provides an analysis of media coverage of four major emergency situations in the United States and the impact of that coverage on the public.
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.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Law and Order Operations - Army Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures ATTP 3-39.10 (FM 19-10) - Military Police, Host Nation Building (Professional Format Series)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 159,050. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Law enforcement
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this Army Field Manual provides guidance for commanders and staffs on military police law and order (L&O) operations. L&O operations support all elements of full spectrum operations (offensive, defensive, and stability or civil support operations).
The Protection of Children (Second Edition): State Intervention and Family Life
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 123,520. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014 by Quid Pro, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social Work, Nonfiction » Law » Family law
Robert Dingwall, John Eekelaar and Topsy Murray's classic study of law & social work in action is based on the most extensive investigation of child abuse/neglect in Britain. It follows cases from the first detection of mistreatment to the resolution (or otherwise) of the problem. Famed for coining the oft-used (and misplaced) phrase "the rule of optimism," the book is updated in the 2014 edition.
François Théodore Thistlethwaite's FRENGLISH THOUGHTS
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 134,550. Language: British English. Published: December 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions
The product of his Anglo-French parents' mixed genes, any one of François Théodore Thistlethwaite's three alter egos – François, the Marxist Frenchman, the conservative Englishman, Thistlethwaite, or Théodore, their voice of reason - can take possession of the man to expound his views on those things which cause the only similarity between French and English to be the colours of their flag.
2015 Social and Behavioral Sciences Team Annual Report: The Obama Administration's Experiments on Nudging Citizen Behavior - Projects Ranging from Insurance Enrollment to Debt Repayment
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 124,260. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Government
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this is the first report, issued in September 2015, of the Obama White House Social and Behavioral Sciences Team (SBST): a cross-agency group of experts in applied behavioral science that translates findings and methods from the social and behavioral sciences into improvements in Federal policies and programs.
Three Years of Hate: The Very Best of In Mala Fide
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 106,620. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013 by MattForney.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies, Nonfiction » Social Science » Men's Studies
Three Years of Hate is a compilation of over 60 of my best blog posts from my old site In Mala Fide, from nearly 1,000 that were written. They include topics on game, dating, sex, self-improvement, politics, American society, humor and more.
The Archdruid Report: Green Wizardries, Collected Essays, Volume IV, 2010
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 120,190. Language: American English. Published: December 27, 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 fourth volume of the collected essays from The Archdruid Report covers the year 2010.
Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Guide for All-Hazard Emergency Operations Planning (EOP) State and Local Guide (SLG) 101, Earthquake, Hurricane, Flood and Dam Failure
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 107,630. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief
This State and Local Guide (SLG) provides emergency managers and other emergency services personnel with information on FEMA's concept for developing risk-based, all-hazard emergency operations plans.
Disaster and Sociolegal Studies
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 104,190. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2013 by Quid Pro, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Current affairs
Legal governance of disaster brings both care and punishment to the upending of daily life of place-based disasters. National states use disasters to reorganize how they govern. This collection, edited by Denver University professor, Susan Sterett considers how law is implicated in disaster. The findings point to reconsidering what states do in disaster, and how law enables and constrains action.
The Berlin Turnpike: A True Story of Human Trafficking in America
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 220,390. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
This is a true story of human trafficking in America as told through the testimony of a landmark federal trial which took place at the heart of one of the country s wealthiest states, Connecticut, over the course of eight days in 2007. The trial of United States vs. Dennis Paris provides a rare and detailed account of how commercial sexual exploitation takes place in the United States.
The Utility of Mass Violence: The Value of Use Without Significant Restraint, Great Jewish Revolt Against Romans and Warsaw Ghetto Uprising During the Holocaust, War as Vehicle for Nation Building
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 116,770. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
Could it be that our violent tendencies are not necessarily all bad? This is precisely the topic we will explore. Using the events of The Great Jewish Revolt against the Romans in 66 AD and the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising during the Holocaust, we will strive to answer the question: what is the utility of mass violence?
Complete Guide to Hurricane Sandy: Rebuilding Task Force and Strategy, Tropical Cyclone Report, Service Assessment, Future Risks, Damage in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Microgrid
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 106,270. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Meteorology & Climate, Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief
This comprehensive ebook provides authoritative rebuilding and recovery information, plus detailed historical meteorological data, about Hurricane Sandy. This compilation features the recently released major federal report on rebuilding and recovery, the Sandy Rebuilding Task Force chaired by HUD Secretary Shaun Donovan, plus reports and material from the National Hurricane Center.
University of Chicago Law Review: Symposium - Immigration Law and Institutional Design: Volume 80, Number 1 - Winter 2013
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 208,750. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013 by Quid Pro, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Emigration & Immigration, Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration & Emigration
The first issue of 2013 features articles by internationally recognized legal and policy scholars of immigration and emigration, including an extensive Symposium on immigration and its issues of policy, law, administrative process, and institutional design in the United States. The issue serves, in effect, as a new and extensive book on cutting-edge issues of immigration law and policy in the U.S.