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I Am Vietnamese
Price: Free! Words: 73,580. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic Studies / Asian American Studies, Essay » Sociology
Think Pho Ga for the Vietnamese soul. This is an edgy collection of 70+ English short stories from Vietnamese people across the world about our struggles with cultural identity, failure, parents, expectations, and life itself. Contributing authors include best-sellers Madeline Truong, Andrew Pham, Andrew Lam, and MasterChef Christine Ha, and many talented amateurs.
The 2012 American Values Survey: How Catholics and the Religiously Unaffiliated Will Shape the 2012 Election and Beyond
Price: Free! Words: 20,360. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Social Science » Demography
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.
Inferno: An Inquiry into the Willingham Fire
Price: Free! Words: 32,690. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2011 by Lynn Allen. Categories: 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.
Как мужчины делают из женщин ничтожества. Курица – не птица, а баба не человек. Книга 1. Серия книг "Бревно с широко раздвинутыми ногами"
Price: Free! Words: 1,340. Language: Russian. Published: March 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies, Nonfiction » Psychology » General
Каждая женщина считает себя личностью. Напрасно. Ни одна женщина личностью не является. Вне зависимости от расовой, национальной, профессиональной и прочей принадлежности. Любая женщина живет так, как ее запрограммировал мужчина. Как ему удобно, как ему захотелось. Женщины даже и не предполагают, кто производит образы для того, что они считают своим "Я", и зачем.
Managers' manual for the 21st century.
Price: Free! Words: 3,340. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Mentoring & coaching, Nonfiction » Social Science » Developing & Emerging Countries
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.
OneWorld Solution 2By2
Price: Free! Words: 52,410. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2012. Categories: 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.
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.
Actionable Evaluation Basics: Getting succinct answers to the most important questions [minibook]
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 8,570. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Methodology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Research
(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.
The Christmas Gift
Price: Free! Words: 3,190. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology
An anthropological look at the rituals that connect Christmas and Shopping.
1001 Changes To Get America Back On Track
Price: Free! Words: 41,420. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Reference, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
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.
Adolescenti in Sicilia
Price: Free! Words: 6,480. Language: Italian. Published: May 28, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Di loro si parla, loro non parlano. È una generazione silenziosa quella degli adolescenti siciliani. Hanno tra i 13 ed i 19 anni: di loro, al di là degli episodi di cronaca, si conosce poco; se ne ignorano spesso le esigenze reali, le dinamiche affettive, i modelli comportamentali, i bisogni primari.
How To Save The World (Not another global warming book)
Price: Free! Words: 6,310. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays, Nonfiction » Social Science » Global society studies
(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.
My Life Before & Without Boomers & Yuppies
Price: Free! Words: 23,830. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2011. Categories: 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.
Élite en faillite
Series: Neurolinguistique générale, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 65,290. Language: French. Published: July 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
L'état des sociétés 80 ans après "Science & Sanity". Implications sociologiques et solutions possibles. Sous des dehors d'une apparente normalité, nous assistons à un suicide culturel par désalphabétisation massive d'une population causé par une baisse sévère du niveau des connaissances générale de l'élite, conséquence d'un système d'éducation en dégradation hors de contrôle depuis des décennies.
Trinidadian Folklore: A Journey Into The Night
Price: Free! Words: 4,320. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013 by Nadia Persad. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend, Nonfiction » General reference » Curiosities & wonders
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.
Flower City
Price: Free! Words: 49,270. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social Work, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / General
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.
Sci-Fi Women Interview: The 2015 Collection
Price: Free! Words: 16,750. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
(5.00 from 1 review)
This eBook includes all 2015 monthly features from Natacha Guyot's blog series "Sci-Fi Women Interviews", which celebrates women who create, write, enjoy Science Fiction.
Why Me? When Bad Things Happen
Price: Free! Words: 850. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Depression, Nonfiction » Social Science » Reference
(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...
Are Humans Obsolete?
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 37,470. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Future Studies, Essay
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
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 58,270. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2009. Categories: 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.