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Managers' manual for the 21st century.
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Price: Free! Words: 3,340. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Mentoring & coaching
This brilliant piece came out as one of the (World) best in the 2010 edition of Peter Drucker's Global Challenge. The author has thus decided to share it with the world! It is a solution-driven missive on the numerous uncertainties hobbling the sustenance of the global community and especially of businesses.
Inferno: An Inquiry into the Willingham Fire
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Price: Free! Words: 32,690. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2011 by Lynn Allen. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » True crime
Cameron Todd Willingham refused to walk to his execution. To his last moment he proclaimed his innocence of the arson that claimed the lives of his children. While much has been written of the trial, conviction and execution of Willingham, Inferno is the first exploration of the possible causes of the fire that cost three children, and eventually, Willingham himself, their lives.
Openers: 100 Ways to Say Hi to New People
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Price: Free! Words: 17,960. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
This book is about how to get acquainted with new people. Openers and theories in this book didn't come from imagination of the author, they were created and field-tested by the world best dating coaches and ordinary people. Main focus of this book is getting acquainted with purpose of dating, but most of the knowledge can be applied for business environment as well. It is writen short and simple.
Eurasians at the Grassroots - Vol. 1
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Price: Free! Words: 15,140. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic studies
Eurasians at the Grassroots - Vol.1 is a collection of short stories regarding Eurasians and the memories of Eurasians. Its purpose is to collect and publish stories as a collective work about Eurasians, by Eurasians and for Eurasians. There are stories about Eurasians contributed from Malaysia, Singapore, as well as from Australia, The Netherlands and USA.
OneWorld Solution 2By2
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Price: Free! Words: 52,410. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
The world as we know it seem to be in need of a solution to a better path in it’s evolution towards a higher humanity. In this day an age we still have hunger and wars going on and compete for every morsel of life that we get our hands on without regard towards our neighbors. All we need is a hundred Nobel laureates in different fields of knowledge to assemble and theorize a solution.
Are Humans Obsolete?
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,410. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Future Studies
Today machines can outplay us at chess, perform surgeries, manage airports, design buildings, act in films. Soon they'll compete with us in nearly every field. Will this cause mass layoffs and riots? Or will we benefit? ... Plus a clear look at our high-tech culture of adolescence, a way to make sense of modern media, and a bird’s-eye view of the turf war between science and religion.
My Side Of The Bars
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 60,090. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
Cleo Dunnit is a Forensic Psychiatric Nurse in a maximum security prison for males in New York State. The book is from a nurse's perspective and Cleo's opinions. It reveals the criminal mind at work in all its manipulations, selfishness, and lack of remorse. It is the rea; deal. It tells you things Lock Up can't say or show. Read it if you dare to know the truth.
Actionable Evaluation Basics: Getting succinct answers to the most important questions [minibook]
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 8,570. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Methodology
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Avoid getting lost in indicators, measures, and analysis methods; use this guide to get clear, well-reasoned, insightful answers to the most important questions. Great tips for reporting that is succinct and straight-to-the-point without falling into the trap of oversimplification. This easy-to-read, informative minibook gives a practical overview of 6 elements essential for actionable evaluation.
Our Bankrupt Elite
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Series: General Neurolinguistics, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 63,690. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Category: 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.
The 2012 American Values Survey: How Catholics and the Religiously Unaffiliated Will Shape the 2012 Election and Beyond
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Price: Free! Words: 20,360. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Explore how America’s diverse and fluid religious landscape influenced the outcome of the 2012 election in Public Religion Research Institute’s American Values Survey. This annual survey delves into the intricacies of American values, with a particular emphasis on the "Catholic vote" and the religiously unaffiliated, both of which reveal a greater complexity than previously acknowledged.
When Does Life Begin? And 39 Other Tough Questions About Abortion
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,990. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Theology / Apologetics
Does a woman have the right to control her own body? Is abortion murder? Does the baby feel pain during an abortion? Isn't a fetus only a "potential" human being? Isn't abortion a safe procedure for women? Shouldn't abortion be allowed so that only "wanted" babies will be born? This book answers these & other tough questions about abortion in concise, well-documented, easy-to-reference chapters.
My Life Before & Without Boomers & Yuppies
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Price: Free! Words: 23,830. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social classes
First of all, this very short book is autobiographical. Written by a man who lived the title and to this day does not appreciate what these generations are doing to our society. Many others have expressed their opinions in much the same way so the author realizes that he is not alone in his negative opinions of them. He is not trying to change their ways. He realizes that that is impossible.
How To Save The World (Not another global warming book)
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Price: Free! Words: 6,310. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
(4.00 from 1 review)
The Mayans' prediction didn't come true but are we really out of danger? The world is still in peril and if it hasn't ended yet, it will soon if we don't do something to save it. 'How To Save The World' is not about global warming, but a reminder for all of us to change our ways before we kill the planet and ourselves along with it.
Trinidadian Folklore: A Journey Into The Night
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Price: Free! Words: 4,320. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013 by Nadia Persad. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
The Caribbean is known for its beaches, its people, and its food. The southernmost island of Trinidad is no different, but there is another side that most don't see. It's a side that only comes out in the dead of night. Join me as I describe some of the colorful folklore characters from my home land. Turn off the lights and visit with lost souls, and ruthless shape-shifters.
Why Me? When Bad Things Happen
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Price: Free! Words: 850. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Depression
(1.00 from 1 review)
Introduction to my book "WHY ME?". What do you do when bad things happen? When bad things happen in your life you ask questions like 'why me?'. How do you cope with all the stress caused by bad things, like an illness, divorce, job loss, grief, despair, crime, abuse, tragedy, accidents and many more...
1001 Changes To Get America Back On Track
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Price: Free! Words: 41,420. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Reference
Modern day self help book for America, geared specifically for the 99.99%. Provides a roadmap of where we have been, how we got where we are and how we formulate a vision for the future of America.
Flower City
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Price: Free! Words: 49,270. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social Work
This is part 8 of a 10 books suite. This one is the continuation of the life reality description; I will start describing how the reality will be given birth, but the main emphasis is the creation of the first flower city, which has nothing to do with the flower power thing. Along with that there will be many basic drawings of how this first city will work.
开枪还是不开枪 中国与东欧的后极权主义 (To Shoot or Not To Shoot)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 200. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: June 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
为什么东欧的共产主义政权垮台了,而中国的共产党政权却能延续至今?为什么有的掌权者可以毫不犹豫地向抗议者开枪,有的却手足无措?埃尔朗根-纽伦堡大学政治系教授Mark R. Thompson给出了更系统化的答案。
Absent Friends ~ The Hidden Dangers of Being an Indian Girl
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Price: Free! Words: 7,710. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Absent Friends places the reality and impact of gender discrimination in the context of daily life in the Himalayan foothills, told through the stories of the girls and women who live there. From the author of Rising from the Dust ~ India's Hidden Voices, it includes references and links to relevant news stories, publications and online material.
My Introducion To Bigotry And Discrimination
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Price: Free! Words: 640. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic studies
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
As a nine year old boy, I saw bigotry and discrimination demonstrated by a famous man of God. It was a disturbing education.