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Both Sides Now: One Man's Journey Through Womanhood
Price: $5.99 $4.19 USD. (30% off until Oct. 1!) Words: 112,410. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies
Both Sides Now is a vivid and compelling account of how one man’s search for wholeness led him through multiple, complex, and life-threatening surgeries that transformed him not only physically, but emotionally and spiritually as well. Born with the body of a female, Dhillon Khosla knew very early on that his true identity was male, yet he spent nearly two decades repressing that knowledge.
The Barrios of Manta
Price: $4.99 $3.49 USD. (30% off until Oct. 1!) Words: 116,720. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2019 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Social Science » Developing & Emerging Countries
In February 1962, Earle and Rhoda Brooks, a young sales engineer and his schoolteacher wife, left home and friends in Illinois to serve as members of the Peace Corps in Manta, Ecuador. This book is an account of their life in the Peace Corps. The first book ever written by Peace Corps volunteers, it is a revealing chronicle of people from vastly different cultures learning to know one another.
Serious Statisticians Funny Statistics
Price: $8.00 USD. (Free until Oct. 3!) Words: 40,760. Language: British English. Published: June 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Statistics
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
All the articles presented in this book are already in my Face Book posts. These are posted in my own posts at different time.These articles do not carry any new theorems of statistics nor give any new additions to the statistical works already available in public domain. These articles are presented in a different perspective for easily understandable language for the non statisticians.
American Poverty
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free until Nov. 17!) Words: 16,870. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Social Science » Poverty & Homelessness
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In this thought-provoking historical and economic analysis, Laurel A. Rockefeller takes on poverty culture head-on, exploring what it means to poor in the United States while taking a look at how America's closest and much more economically successful allies (Canada, Germany, France, and the United Kingdom) take care of their poor. Topics include complacency, poverty shaming, and rape culture.
Pardon My Prejudice - America's Excuse for Bigotry
Price: $7.99 USD. (Free until Dec. 31!) Words: 29,870. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Civil & human rights, Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations
Americans don’t talk enough with each other about bigotry. Yet most of us can identify with that feeling of discomfort as someone blurts out a stupid racial or ethnic remark. “Pardon My Prejudice, America’s Excuse for Bigotry,” is a candid, revealing look at the undercurrent of hatred in our society. Anecdotes, observations, and hard facts make this sensitive subject matter approachable.