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21st Century Peacekeeping and Stability Operations Institute (PKSOI) Papers - Social Capital, Policing and the Rule-of-Law: Keys to Stabilization, Military Police - Prisons, Iraq, Afghanistan
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 105,990. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
Social Capital, Policing and Rule-of-Law: Keys to Stabilization reflects a breadth of U.S. Army War College Strategy Research papers which tackled tough issues. Stabilization is a process in which personnel identify and mitigate underlying sources of instability to establish the conditions for long-term stability.
Y is for You Are Not Who You Think I Am
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,930. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
Shadow-buster, "Y is for You Are Not Who You Think I Am" by Osho Rose, shows how to deal with negative people's projections to set you free. Spiritual seekers love humanity but can hate people. How can we actually love people instead of offering them a hesitant half-smile? Love, in spite of shadows and projections, is possible with awareness, even during a social attack. Be the cosmos you are!
My Berlin
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,920. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2014 by Books for Pleasure. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
Detlev Kirchgatter was a child during the Nazi era, who escaped what became East Germany as a refugee in 1947. His wide-ranging experience brings a unique perspective to the enormous political, social and economic changes which have characterized the past fifty years. A must read for anyone studying or interested in German history.
Real Life Knowledge: Economic Literacy in Improving Student Achievement and the Quality of Education
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,890. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Research
“Every event whether embedded in a class in history or social studies, has an underlying economic subtext” (Catalbiano 2013, P. 34)
Thailand Take 2
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Series: New Perspectives of Thailand, 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,730. Language: British English. Published: March 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Thailand Take 2 is a “no holds barred” exposé of Thais and Thailand, presented through the words and actions of real Thais. These ordinary Thais show how Thailand’s culture is so different from that of the West. The book starts with some extracts from a Thai diary. Unlike other books, Thailand Take 2 makes readers feel they are living and meeting with Thais and experiencing their way of life.
Homeless in America
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,400. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations
This is the story of a homeless man and his ordeals. It was experienced, documented and then written by Phil. Phil was once an Electronic Engineer and then a Lawyer. Due to a horrendous state of bad luck and some bad choices, Phil became homeless. He traveled extensively in the eastern part of the USA while he was homeless and tried to cope with life as best as he could.
The People - From the books of the Bible
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 74,790. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Christian studies
The subject of the People, based on thematic studies conducted by Fernando D’Amico, and Jacques Wisman, is proposed in this book as a themed walk through the passages of Scripture from the Old and New Testament. In the Scriptures are treated many interesting aspects about the People. The elements that identify the people are the subject of lengthy debates in anthropological studies.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Police Intelligence Operations Field Manual - FM 3-19.50 (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 56,740. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
Part of our value-added professional format series, the Police Intelligence Operations Field Manual (FM 3-19.50) is the Military Police Corps' manual for police intelligence operations (PIO) doctrine. It describes the fundamentals of PIO, the legal documents and considerations affiliated with PIO, and much more.
The George Miller/Romero Connection, Was Mad Max a Survivor of the Zombie Holocaust?
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,050. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Comparison of film genres... Zombie and Holocaust. Focusing mainly on George A Romero and George Miller's visions of a world gone mad. And drawing the conclusion that both actually took place in the same universe... one caused the other!
RACE: The Elephant in America's Living Room
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,730. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations
I am white, but I have been going to a black church for the last twenty-one years. I have also continued to go to my original white church. Going to these two very different churches has been amazing, and I have had some very big surprises along the way. But the surprises have to do with things most people are not at all aware of. That's why I had to write about them in this book.
The Key to Mythic Victoria
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,420. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
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The "Key to Mythic Victoria" unlocks the secret to understanding the myths that define Victoria, the capital city of British Columbia. From the distant past when Hayls the Transformer changed the landscape through the more recent past when modern Argonauts searched for El Dorado to the present day, the myths and symbols surrounding Victoria bring its underlying layers to life.
The Mind Crisis - How Media Broadcasts Attack And Manipulate The Public Mind?
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Series: Illuminati and Conspiracy. Price: $5.97 USD. Words: 5,750. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2014 by Digital Publishing Group. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
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...
EveryDay is 9/11
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,870. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
The Iraq War and why Iran is pissed off with America. This book was the best available radical critique of US foreign policy in Iraq. Some content is not as relevant now but the main section about US support of Iraq in the terrible war against Iran explains a lot about current nuclear fears.the author proposes complete Nuclear disarmament.
Constructing Qatar: Migrant Narratives from the Margins of the Global System
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,090. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration and Emigration
Every year, tens of thousands of men and women from South Asia, Africa, and other parts of the world journey to Qatar and the other petroleum-rich states of the Arabian peninsula to work. Constructing Qatar, containing eighteen meticulously crafted migrant stories and two photo essays, is an attempt to illuminate the experiences and perspectives of these transnational laborers.
Our Harvest Being Gotten In: Writings For Thanksgiving
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,310. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Holidays (non-religious)
A collection of Thanksgiving-themed writings, Our Harvest Being Gathered In helps us celebrate the holiday with thankful thoughts from pilgrims, presidents, and poets.
Hermeneutika Sunda - Simbol-Simbol Babad Pakuan/Guru Gantangan
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,100. Language: Indonesian (Bahasa Indonesia). Published: November 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic studies
Disini Jakob memberikan pemahaman yang jelas tentang babad Guru Gantangan, dan juga tentang bagaimana pentingnya penerapan hermeneutika. Buku ini menyadarkan kita, betapa banyak warisan yang berupa teks-teks kuno yang menunggu untuk dijadikan sasaran penelitian dan akan menjelaskan dunia leluhur kita, suatu wilayah dari mana kita datang dan di mana akar-akar kehidupan kita dewasa ini menghunjam.
South Sudanese Community Insights: A Cross-Generational Cross-Cultural Rescue Model for Families and Family Counselors
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Price: $9.97 USD. Words: 24,510. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2012 by Marilyn McLeod. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Africana
South Sudanese people have experienced tremendous changes both within their homeland and as refugees abroad. This book describes typical South Sudanese culture, and challenges of both South Sudanese families and western professionals counseling them. John Chuol Kuek was born in South Sudan, survived refugee camps, and is now an Advanced Ph.D. Candidate while raising a family in the U.S.
Talking Bits
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 81,860. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Talking Bits describes the relationship between communication technology and culture. It shows that the fundamental properties of digital technology will promote a society and culture, which is radically different from the one we have developed in the Western World and, in fact, bears close resemblance to oral society, albeit on a much grander scale.
Changing Course: Preventing Gang Membership - Juvenile Crime, Youth Violence, Delinquency, Substance Abuse, Public Health Interventions, Homeboys, Girls and Gangs, Race and Ethnicity, Poverty
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 94,230. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
The goal of this book is to provide practitioners and policymakers with knowledge about why kids become involved in gangs and to offer effective and promising strategies that prevent them from doing so.
Stories From The Bus
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 36,620. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
For several years, Merlin Sprague drove a small passenger bus for a senior center. It was an unusual occupation In these stories, Merlin expresses consternation with an increasingly harsh system originally designed to help those who cannot help themselves.