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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.
Welcome to Wynott: Rethinking the Way We've Always Done Things
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,050. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
With a light touch and a lot of humor, Ray Harris applies fresh thinking to existing systems and structures, and creates a blueprint for a new American urban community, called “Wynott.” Whether an inner-city neighborhood, an aging suburb, or a small town, Wynott can exist in any place where enough people agree to try something different, and commit to making it work.
Indigenous Teenage Interpreters in Museums and Public Education: The Native Youth Program in the Museum of Anthropology at the University of British Columbia
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,430. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2012 by Diamond River Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
Indigenous Teenage Interpreters in Museums and Public Education describes the development of the Native Youth Project (NYP) at the Museum of Anthropology (MOA). This book shows how the students learned to give lectures and tours to museum visitors about their heritage and culture. Rowan’s account includes the voices of NYP students and MOA staff, and is reflective and honest.
Положение дел в связи с отсутствием продовольственной безопасности в мире 2014
Price: Free! Words: 26,870. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
В докладе «Положение дел в связи с отсутствием продовольственной безопасности в мире – 2014» представлены самые последние оценки масштабов недоедания и ход работы по достижению целей в области развития, сформулированных в Декларации тысячелетия (ЦРТ), и целевых показателей борьбы с голодом, установленных на Всемирном продовольственном саммите (ВПС).
Without Contention – the Plight of Homeless Veterans
Price: Free! Words: 8,430. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Human Services
About 60,000 veterans are homeless every night in the cities and towns of America. They are brave men and women who have served their country, and have fallen on difficult times. Of that number, 48,000 veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars have been identified as being currently homeless. This book is about veteran homelessness, as well as what this country is doing to fix this problem.
Las desafiantes. Cuatro mujeres que avanzaron sobre la injusticia, la mediocridad y el prejuicio
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 37,240. Language: Spanish. Published: January 10, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
Este libro relata la vida de cuatro mujeres que avanzaron sobre la injusticia, la mediocridad y el prejuicio: Katherine Mansfield, Dolores Ibarruri, Anna Ajmatova y Margaret Mead.
Mental Toughness - Mastering Your Mind
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 49,710. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
dr steve harris, successful business man, academic, world champion sportsman, former mind coach for an international sport team and conference speaker. this background has spawned a book on mental toughness. it is based on the outcomes of his phd thesis and goes beyond his scientific and personal truths delving into what leaders in the field and authors claim about mastering your mind
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Price: Free! Words: 720. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Philanthropy & Charity, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Organizations & institutions
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Supporting Inclusive Growth
Price: Free! Words: 2,240. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Poverty & Homelessness, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / general
Poverty has plunged in some Asia and the Pacific countries over the last 20 years, but its elimination in the region is unfinished business. The Asian Development Bank introduced inclusive growth in 2008 as one of its complementary strategic agendas. Has this become an operational reality? What challenges remain and how can ADB further increase inclusion in its projects and programs?
The Lingering Clasp of the Hand
You set the price! Words: 66,470. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies
The romance of masculine adventure concentrates on action and adventure most often in a foreign locale. The fiction of adventure romance frequently contains covert references, situations and plots in which masculinity in some of its more extreme forms is manifested. The assurance of white dominance, the proof from technical superiority, the enrolling of ’loyal natives’ against savages, and so for
Why Positivity Can Be A Bad Thing!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,850. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Why Positivity Can Be a Bad Thing! is one outlook on the phenomenon called positivity, how it’s changed the world, the people who live in the positive and how they treat those who don’t. The power of positivity can be a good thing if used correctly; if not, those who preach it the loudest are being the biggest hypocrites.
Why I Don't Believe the Theories of Evolution
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 28,900. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Christian studies
This highly amusing book exposes the many theories of evolution for what they all are, far-fetched fantasies. It is vitally important that everyone understands this. The theory of evolution undermines the inspired word of God as recorded in the Holy Bible. Everything is explained in layman's terms with humour injected into the writing to make the book entertaining.
ADB's Emergency and Rehabilitation Assistance on Flood-Affected Areas
Series: Learning Lessons. Price: Free! Words: 2,810. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / sustainable development, Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief
The climate change phenomenon has contributed to severe weather disturbances over the past years, inflicting serious damage on vulnerable groups of people. This synthesis provides key lessons drawn from project evaluations and completion reports of Asian Development
They Thought They Were Followers Of Elijah Muhammad But Then It Was Too Late
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,050. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2012 by Secretarius MEMPS. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History, Nonfiction » Social Science » Islamic studies
This is an excellent writing that chronicles the slow, shrewed and calculating events the turned the Nation of Islam from a new force for a new world to a smorgazborg of religious and political correctness. cloaked in the garb of yesterday and baptized in the rhetoric of arguably the nation's finest orator, this may have been one of the greatest cooptations of all time.
God's Loaded Dice
You set the price! Words: 41,780. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Future Studies, Essay » Technology
Albert Einstein believed that the universe was governed by a rational god who would never dream of playing dice with his precious creation. Yet, if scientists have learned anything over the past century, it is that the universe is anything but rational. Thus, a word to the wise: if there is a god, he does play dice. Further, scientists who don't wish to crap out would be well advised to wise up to
Crime Scene: True Stories of Crime and Detection
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,750. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Social Science » True crime
Bizarre, compelling, terrifying and authentic true crime stories of murder and mayhem from bestselling true crime master Gary C. King. Fifteen riveting true crime stories in all.
The Mind Crisis - How Media Broadcasts Attack And Manipulate The Public Mind?
Series: Illuminati and Conspiracy. Price: $5.97 USD. Words: 5,750. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2014 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies, Nonfiction » Social Science » Conspiracy theories
Are you in control over your own life? Not exactly, if you are watching newscasts and other type of media broadcasts on TV. Why? In this book, I am going to share some evidence of mind control propaganda exercised over the public brought by media, education, corporations and governments. It is all happening below our radar, living lives in a quiet desperation...
Money Should Be Illegal
Price: Free! Words: 11,940. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Poverty & Homelessness, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
We have all been misled to believe in an illusion. It is the most powerful manipulative force in existence today. An UN-natural plague capable of influencing human emotion. Most powerfully persuasive, yet conceived in a mere concept. How long will Money continue depriving humanity from its dignity?
The State of American Thought: Ensnared in a fallacious liberal-conservative dichotomy
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 204,500. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Social Science » Linguistics / Sociolinguistics
The State of American Thought is a theoretical framework of American culture followed by a narrative of the preliminary platform of The Ecumenical Humanist International Political Party. The goal of the book is to help Americans and people around the world eliminate man-made sufferings through engagement in ecumenical humanist behavioral, cultural and political revolutions.
Actions for Survival — Saving Lives in the Immediate Hours After Release of Radioactive or Other Toxic Agents
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 170,180. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Radiation
This is a multilevel book that provides for the practicing professional, first responders, elected officials and decision-makers charged with the responsibility for protection of the civilian population. On its most important level, it makes available in plain language for all members of the general public the vital information necessary for survival following a nuclear terrorism event.