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Justice Without Trial: Law Enforcement in Democratic Society
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 139,210. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2011 by Quid Pro, LLC. 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.
Переезд в Америку для Чайников
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 102,130. Language: Russian. Published: May 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration & 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.
All You Need to Know About Disability is on Star Trek
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 107,570. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » People with Disabilities, Nonfiction » Social Science » Future Studies
More illuminating than a Supernova. More fun than a Klingon drinking song. Set a course for a view of disability through a Star Trek lens. From genetic engineering, to physical, cognitive and psychiatric disabilities, Dr. Lehmann provides 12 chapters of disability topics illustrated with dialogue from Star Trek episodes and movies.
What's Up? A Definitive Guide To Surviving Life In Black America
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 143,570. Language: American English. Published: December 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Black studies (global)
What's Up? A Definitive Guide To Surviving Life In Black America deals with the very unique yet complex issues that have adversely and negatively impacted Black Americans. These issues are discussed in depth with concise and cogent action plans for resolution and change.
Американские истории
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 171,390. Language: Russian. Published: June 9, 2017. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
Сборник эссе и коротких рассказов о судьбах эмигрантов в Америке девяностых-нулевых годов. В книгу вошли 98 очерков автора для русскоязычной периодики США за два десятилетия. Судьбы и жизни людей, потерявших свою культурную среду и пытающихся найти свое место в новых обстоятельствах. Их проблемы, удачи, свершения и крушение надежд. Невыдуманные истории...
Fuite de l'Absolu: Observations cyniques sur l'Occident postmoderne. volume I
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 172,300. Language: French. Published: March 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Deconstruction
En Occident, nos élites affirment que l’on peut vivre sans religion. L’anthropologie indique plutôt que toute civilisation est enracinée dans une vision du monde, une religion. Il faut se demander alors quelle est la religion occidentale dominante de l’Occident? Quelles sont ses croyances fondamentales? Quels groupes la propagent et quels sont ses mythes, ses rituels et méthodes de recrutement?
Siria Bajo Fuego: una revolución ensangrentada
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 161,300. Language: Spanish. Published: September 20, 2017 by Editorial Socialista Rudolph Klement. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 21st Century, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social classes
El genocidio más silenciado del siglo XXI: 400.000 obreros y campesinos masacrados por Al Assad, lacayo del imperialismo y protector de las fronteras del estado de Israel; 10.000.000 de explotados desplazados de sus hogares y hacinados en campos de refugiados. Millones de personas en campos de concentración en las fronteras. Millones de parias buscando dónde refugiarse en una Siria ensangrentada.
Theory of Collective Behavior
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 204,230. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2011 by Quid Pro, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
A modern edition of a sociological and social psychology classic, adding a reflective new Preface by the author--plus an extensive, analytical 2011 Foreword by MIT's Gary Marx. Marx notes, "The book is elegant, original, carefully crafted and forcefully argued. In its totality, it is a fine example of an effort to define a field, identify major types and systematically connect central variables."
Earth before the Flood - the World of Magic and Werewolves
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 132,410. Language: Russian. Published: November 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » Social Science » Archaeology
Who Inhabited Different Continents 20 Million Years Ago? Millions of years ago, as now, there were powerful states on Earth, in which snakes-men, people-amphibians, insects-people, black and white-skinned "gods" and "demons" close to us in appearance, lived. All of them were great magicians and werewolves
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?
ANTHROPOLOGY SOLVED PAPERS: CIVIL SERVICES EXAMINATION (2010-2018)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 132,210. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology
Anthropology Solved Papers for Civil Services Examination gives detailed answers to Civil Services (Main) Examination ANTHROPOLOGY form 2010-2018. While writing answers special focus is given on Anthropological Thoughts, Diagrams, and works done by Foreign and Indian Anthropologists to develop a holistic understanding on the topic.
Sex, Spirit and the Soul of Therapy
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 101,650. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2011 by Raider Publishing International. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
By Therese Yacoub & Christian de Quincey
Soy Gilberto Gerena Valentín: memorias de un puertorriqueño en Nueva York
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 103,670. Language: Spanish. Published: July 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic studies
Gilberto Gerena Valentín is one of the key figures in the development of New York’s Puerto Rican community between the 1940s and the 1970s. In his memoirs, Gilberto Gerena Valentín takes us to the core of the ongoing union, political, social and cultural struggles set forth by Puerto Ricans between the years following the Great Migration and the 1970s.
El Veredicto de la Historia
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 104,670. Language: Spanish. Published: November 4, 2013 by Ediciones Marxismo Vivo. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » History » Russian
Han transcurrido ya veinte años desde el fin de la Unión Soviética y algunos más desde que el capitalismo fue restaurado en el “bloque socialista”. La burguesía anunció la “muerte del socialismo”, la “superioridad del capitalismo”, y declaró obsoletos el marxismo y las ideas revolucionarias. El autor intenta analizar la restauración en Rusia China y Cuba desde una perspectiva marxista.
Domestic Workers in Saudi Arabia and the Emirates: A Socio-legal Study on Conflicts
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 139,190. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013 by Quid Pro, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration & Emigration, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Civil & human rights
Fascinating study and inside account of the lives of maids and caregivers in the oil-rich Middle East, who become contractually bound to near-slavery by taking positions overseas. Dutch law professor Vlieger interviewed many maids, bosses, and job agencies to get to the truth. She places what she found into a theoretical frame of petropolitics. Accessible to everyone, with compelling stories.
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.
Murder in the Synagogue
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 157,900. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Assassinations & Conspiracies, Nonfiction » Social Science » Jewish studies
On Lincoln’s birthday, 1966, a young man stood on the bimah of a multi-million dollar synagogue in suburban Detroit and, confronting his audience of 700 with the Colt .32 revolver he would soon use to commit murder and suicide, he announced: “This congregation is a travesty and an abomination. It has made a mockery by its phoniness and hypocrisy of the beauty and spirit of Judaism..."
Wings of Hope: The U.S. Air Force and Humanitarian Airlift Operations - Berlin Airlift, Vietnam, Floods, Disasters, Africa, Provide Comfort for Iraqi Kurds, Bosnia, Hurricanes, Earthquakes, Katrina
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 128,530. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this U.S. Air Force (USAF) book reviews the long and honorable history of humanitarian airlifts - part of a well-established tradition dating back three-quarters of a century to the early days of military flight.
Adversarialism and Consensus? The Professions’ Construction of Solicitor and Family Mediator Identity and Role
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 103,860. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2010 by Quid Pro, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Divorce
Penetrating study of divergent messages that the Law Society (England & Wales) vs. UK College of Family Mediators transmit to their members about the professional approach to adopt in divorce and custody disputes. Webley uses grounded theory methods to analyse training, accreditation, best practice statements, & codes of conduct contrasting the two professions--and their divergent self-identities.
Развитие науки и технологий: проблемы и перспективы развития
Price: Free! Words: 109,780. Language: Russian. Published: June 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Nonfiction » Social Science » Research
В сборнике научных трудов рассматриваются актуальные вопросы экономических, социологических, исторических исследований, проблемы развития техники, технологий, инноваций, вопросы педагогической науки, филолологии и литературоведения, ественнонаучных исследований, юриспруденции