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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.
Revolutionary Discoveries of the 21st Century: The Key to the World’s Transfiguration in the Unified Science Book Series
Price: Free! Words: 4,580. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
According to the God’s calendar, “the fullness of the time” has come for radical changes in His Creation. God desires human society to make the historical transition from the “darkness” of the existing world order, established under the hidden influence of “the ruler of this world”, to the “light” of a new socio-economic system that will be directed by the Creator Himself.
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
Military Sexual Trauma (MST) - Report of The Defense Task Force on Sexual Assault In the Military Services, December 2009 - Military Sexual Assault, Harassment, Rape
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 46,790. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » True crime
This ebook provides an abridged reproduction of an important Department of Defense references on military sexual trauma and assault: Report of The Defense Task Force on Sexual Assault In the Military Services, December 2009. Cultural Context, Methodology, Recommendations and Findings, Strategic Direction, Prevention and Training, Response to Victims, Abbreviations and Acronyms, Glossary.
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.
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.
Deaf Lit Extravaganza
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 83,830. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013 by Handtype Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » People with Disabilities
This celebration of short stories, poems, and essays gives us a glimpse into the Deaf signing community, something that literature by hearing authors featuring deaf characters has rarely done. Even in pieces that are about just one Deaf person, readers get a powerful sense of life in one of the most vibrant and least understood communities.
Manifesto for a Species: Our Own
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,270. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Global society studies
This book explores why humanity, the human species, could be on the road to extinction. What is it about the species' own behavior that has put it on this path? What features of the human mind and body, as well as our life in groups, define this journey? How might we think and act differently to prevent or slow the descent into the almost unimaginable levels of suffering such a trip imply?
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.
Apocalypse 12-21-12 The Mayan Prophecies
Price: $9.93 USD. Words: 40,910. Language: American English. Published: June 23, 2012 by James B Anderson. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief, Nonfiction » New Age » Aliens and UFOs
In his unique book Apocalypse 12-21-12 The Mayan Prophecies an engineer/astronomer offers startling valuable information on the meaning of the long-count calendar. In useful terms he shares his important study of the 2012 “End of Time” and the many real and present dangers we face. Are we in imminent danger? The urgent scenarios are explored, along with helpful advice on how to survive.
Lifetime Economics
Series: Making Money Work Better, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,820. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics
The rules of Lifetime Economics are: 1. Value in use time, 2. Price in work time, and 3. Profit in free time. Economics as we know it today has departed so far from reality that it needs to be replaced. Lifetime economics is intended to do that, bring economics back down to earth. Learn here the meaning of real capital, real debt, real investment, and real Gross Domestic Product.
Place of Women In China
Series: Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 167 ยท A Quick Guide. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,060. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social classes
In ancient China, the place of women in the Chinese society was not commendable, for they were compelled to spend their lives under the dominance of the males. There was no gender equality before the Cultural Revolution in China.
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.
A Socialist Reader
Price: Free! Words: 60,740. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2014 by CatYelling. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social classes
Contents: The Communist Manifesto by Marx and Engels Socialism, Scientific and Utopian by Engels The Soul of Man Under Socialism by Wilde plus a short introduction by Shetterly and two collections of his favorite quotes about socialism, sharing, and wealth: Quotes for Socialists Socialist Quotes from the Great Religions
An Overview of Organizational Culture: Finding the Hidden Key to Successful Change
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,240. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
Culture is the stuff that makes behavior predictable. Like fish being the last to discover water, people often attempt to change work processes and routines without first examining the culture that holds existing patterns in place. Failure happens! Anywhere people congregate, cultures exist and resist change. The issues discussed here provide insights to enhance your success in managing change.`
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?
Expulsés du Soudan
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 41,320. Language: French. Published: November 6, 2013 by AlterPublishing Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Developing & Emerging Countries, Nonfiction » Social Science » Regional studies
Ils sont jeunes, naïfs et débutent dans le monde du journalisme. Ils décident de s’installer au Soudan. D’avril 2011 à janvier 2012, ils se confrontent à l’exercice de leur métier sous une dictature où la Charia est la norme. Indépendants, et donc sans l’appui de grands médias, ils se voient obligés de jouer aux apprentis faussaires pour raconter ce qu’ils voient.
Nonviolent Struggle 50 Crucial Points
Price: Free! Words: 19,190. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
This book is a primer on applying strategic nonviolent action in real campaigns. The techniques outlined in the following 15 chapters have been used successfully in many parts of the world. Contained in the book are lessons learned from many long and difficult nonviolent struggles against nondemocratic regimes and other opponents of basic human freedoms.
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
The Better Days Books Vintage Halloween Reader
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 94,550. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2012 by New Paradigm Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Holidays (non-religious)
This one of a kind anthology brings together "The Book of Halloween" and "Games For Halloween," along with more than 40 articles, reminiscences, stories, poems, and even sheet music to be found in no other collection! With more than 94,000 words and nearly 100 vintage Halloween illustrations, this is the most comprehensive, informative, fun and nostalgic Halloween reference ever compiled.