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What Fox News Doesn't Want You To Know
Series: Trump Books, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 18,750. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2019 by Becker & Malloy. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Biography
Dear Republican, if all the lies Fox News tells you about liberals were actually true, I’d hate liberals too. Who wouldn’t? But that’s the thing: virtually nothing you are being told about liberals is actually true. It’s propaganda, designed to demonize liberals.
Justify This 2006 - 2007 (Diabetes, Discrimination, Disability, Ableism, Disablism)
Series: Justify This. Price: Free! Words: 103,490. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Discrimination, Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations
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If a multinational employer fired you for having diabetes because you would be off sick a lot in the future, what would you do? This is a true story of discrimination in the workplace, a modern day David and Goliath with many twists along the way.
Our Bankrupt Elite
Series: General Neurolinguistics, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 63,690. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
The state of Societies 80 years after "Science & Sanity". Sociological implications and possible solutions. Under a thin layer of apparent normality, a tragic cultural suicide is underway by massive de-alphabetization of a population due to a severe lowering of the general knowledge base of the elite, caused by a decades long out of control degradation of the education system.
Prometheus Bound
Series: The Prometheus Trilogy. Price: Free! Words: 48,230. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Prometheus Bound explores the timeless elements of the human condition that command us as we all play the power game in our lives. This book is especially for those who want to form a clearer picture of the interaction between the church, the economy, the state, the academy, and the family. It is also for those who want to have a better model and understanding of the world going on around them.
Rotary Foundations and Grants 2: Directory by State for the United States
Series: Rotarian Economist Short Books. Price: Free! Words: 29,130. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business, Nonfiction » Social Science » Volunteer Work
To make it easier for grant applicants to find Rotary foundations to which they could apply in the United States, this book provides a directory of these foundations by state and by city. Apart from location, the names and (when available) the assets of foundations are provided. A separate book in this book series provides an introduction to Rotary foundations for applicants as well as Rotarians.
How To Defeat The Trump Cult
Series: Trump Books, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 123,570. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2019 by Becker & Malloy. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor & satire, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
If you're a fan of John Oliver, Bill Maher, Trevor Noah, or Stephen Colbert, you'll love this book.
The American Iceberg: Debt, Inflation and Money
Series: Making Money Work Better, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 51,610. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
United States total debt, public and private, not just Federal debt, grew from $82 billion in 1916 to $70 trillion in 2010, almost a thousand times bigger. The cause is traced back to decisions made in 1787 and 1790 by framers of the Constitution and members of the First Congress. The remedy is to now correct their mistakes by properly funding the U.S. economy with "dollar" properly defined.
State of Power 2015: An annual anthology on global power and resistance
Series: State of Power. Price: Free! Words: 43,880. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Global society studies, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism
State of Power seeks to examine different dimensions of globalised power, unmasking the key holders of power and identifying sources of transformative counter-power. The essays cover an impressive breadth of themes, from corporate law to the dominance of the financial sector, from big mining to food speculation, to the struggles challenging power in Mexico, Mozambique, Italy and Greece.
Crónicas de los perdidos
Series: Crónicas de los Feelsonsteel, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 4,010. Language: Spanish. Published: September 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Diaries & Journals, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
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Crónicas de los perdidos es el quinto libro de la col·lección de pensamiento alternativo que recoge algunas experiencias más de Harter Feelsonsteel y su hija Beatriz Feelsonsteel en la nueva realiad en la que se encuentran ahora. En esta ocasión la acción tendrá lugar a pie de calzada por una parte, y por la otra en una gan ciudad. La acción y los sentimientos a flor de acero estan asegurados.
Den Fria Marknaden har snart gjort 99% av oss utfattiga (Swedish/Svenska)
Series: Från Konsumtion till Internet i en Värld av Elektricitet, Första Boken. Price: Free! Words: 76,710. Language: Swedish. Published: May 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
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Om inget annat så visade den ekonomiska krisen 2008 hur nära vi är en ekonomisk kollaps av det system vi alla lider under idag. Det system som kallas den ”fria marknaden”. Boken visar hur vi kommit dit vi är med början för 100 år sedan med en viss Edward Bernays som skapade en ny politisk idé byggd på att styra människors irrationella känslor så de blev lyckliga och lugna genom konsumtion.
Samenvatting van Robert Cialdini's De Kracht van Timing (Pre-suasion)
Series: De Cialdini collectie · Beïnvloeden Collectie · Psychologie collectie. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,610. Language: Dutch. Published: January 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
Handige, 30 minuten Nederlandstalige samenvatting van Pre-suasion uit 2016. Sociaal-psycholoog Robert Cialdini legt uit wat het toppunt van overtuigen is en laat zien dat het geheim niet het bericht zelf is, maar het juiste moment net voordat het bericht wordt afgeleverd. Een uitgebreide serie studies en verslagen, van succesvolle reclamecampagnes tot oorlogspropaganda, illustreert zijn stelling.
Improving Project Success through Effective Communication and Participation
Series: Learning Lessons. Price: Free! Words: 2,910. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / general, Nonfiction » Social Science » Developing & Emerging Countries
This synthesis provides key lessons on the importance of communication in facilitating development work, as reflected in the applications of participatory approaches in project preparation, design, implementation, monitoring, and evaluation in Asian Development Bank operations.
Crab Boy's Ghost, Gullah Folktales from Murrells Inlet's Brookgreen Gardens in the South Carolina Lowcountry
Series: Tales from Brookgreen. Price: Free! Words: 9,070. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore, & legend
Beware the Shrieking Droll!--a young boy, lost forever to a fierce sea creature, whose ghost now haunts the maze of Brookgreen marshes. Then enjoy the antics of friendlier animal residents from nearby Waccamaw swamp: Brother Frog, Rabbit, and Gator, each trying to outwit the other. Four charming Gullah folktales (5,000 words, 5 images) from the longer collection, "Tales from Brookgreen."
Finding Anna : A True Story of Child Sexual Abuse (Revised Edition)
Series: Finding Anna, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,300. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sexual abuse & harassment, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Child abuse
Every little girl dreams of being a Princess, she just wants to be her Daddy's little girl and for her Mommy to come back... Finding Anna is a gripping first-hand account of a child who survives the horror of sexual abuse and abandonment in a society that turns a blind eye to to the stark reality of molestation, child abuse and sexual exploitation.
What Does Service Mean in Rotary? Simple Stories of Inspiring Rotarians
Series: Rotarian Economist Short Books. Price: Free! Words: 13,190. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business, Nonfiction » Social Science » Volunteer Work
Rotary’s motto is "Service above self.” What does this mean in practice? This book answers this question by providing examples of the service work that Rotarians actually do. The book also explains Rotary’s “avenues of service.” The hope is that through simple stories of Rotarians at work, readers will understand what service in Rotary is all about, and be inspired for their own volunteer work.
Král pod Horou
Series: Bohové, bubáci a monstra. Price: Free! Words: 26,010. Language: Czech. Published: June 22, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore, & legend
Blaničtí i jiní rytíři nejen v českých pověstech. Není jen Blaník, odkud přijde zázračná pomoc, a nejsou jen české země, které ji očekávají.
Justify This 2011 - 2015 (Diabetes, Discrimination, Disability, Ableism, Disablism)
Series: Justify This. Price: Free! Words: 99,690. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / diabetes, Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations
If a multinational employer fired you for having diabetes because you would be off sick a lot in the future, what would you do? This is a true story of discrimination in the workplace, a modern day David and Goliath with many twists along the way.
Justify This 2008 - 2010 (Diabetes, Discrimination, Disability, Ableism, Disablism)
Series: Justify This. Price: Free! Words: 95,960. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / diabetes, Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations
If a multinational employer fired you for having diabetes because you would be off sick a lot in the future, what would you do? This is a true story of discrimination in the workplace, a modern day David and Goliath with many twists along the way.
Tell Your Story in the Local Media: Write about Your Rotary Partners to Celebrate Volunteer Work
Series: Rotarian Economist Short Books. Price: Free! Words: 15,860. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business, Nonfiction » Social Science » Volunteer Work
This book tells the story of an initiative by a Rotary club to improve its public image by writing articles in the local media about volunteering opportunities for residents to make a difference in their community. The articles feature great local nonprofits, some of which the club is partnering with in order to implement service projects. The initiative appears to have been a success.
Rotary Foundations and Grants 1: An Introduction for Applicants and Rotarians
Series: Rotarian Economist Short Books. Price: Free! Words: 10,210. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business, Nonfiction » Social Science » Volunteer Work
Navigating the world of Rotary foundations is not an easy task for grant applicants. This book is the first in a set of two on Rotary foundations and grants. The objective is to make it easier for grant applicants to understand Rotary and think about how and where to apply for grants. The book also helps in better documenting the contributions that Rotarians make to their communities.