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Participatory Planning in Plan Preparation
Price: Free! Words: 24,290. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Research, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Urban
(5.00 from 1 review)
There are many practices in Delhi which is seen as a good example of participatory planning and the concerns arises when we want to replicate in other cities and towns then it becomes imperative to look in detail the process and their allied pros and cons so that a more effective model can be adapted and adopted for implementation.
Why I Won't Hire Black People
Price: Free! Words: 24,780. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Education, Nonfiction » Social Science » Black studies (global)
(5.00 from 1 review)
Have you ever wondered why certain groups of people are rarely the first choice for employment? Would you rather have someone of a different race provide you with services such as fixing your car, caring for your child or preparing your taxes? Is the only reason there is diversity in your office a direct result of affirmative action?
Den Fria Marknaden har snart gjort 99% av oss utfattiga (Swedish/Svenska)
Series: Från Konsumtion till Internet i en Värld av Elektricitet, Första Boken. Price: Free! Words: 76,710. Language: Swedish. Published: May 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
(5.00 from 1 review)
Om inget annat så visade den ekonomiska krisen 2008 hur nära vi är en ekonomisk kollaps av det system vi alla lider under idag. Det system som kallas den ”fria marknaden”. Boken visar hur vi kommit dit vi är med början för 100 år sedan med en viss Edward Bernays som skapade en ny politisk idé byggd på att styra människors irrationella känslor så de blev lyckliga och lugna genom konsumtion.
A Different Shade of Travel (Home and Abroad): One Man's Look At The World And America Through Travel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 54,700. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Social Science » Black studies (global)
(5.00 from 1 review)
Ever thought about visiting exotic countries? How about traveling and experiencing stereotypes and prejudices? Maybe you have lived abroad and returned home to find your opinions and outlook on life and the world have dramatically changed. A Different Shade of Travel (Home and Abroad) delves deeper inside how traveling and living abroad changes us and reshapes our opinions of the world.
Unscripted Journeys
You set the price! Words: 25,900. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Social Science » Archaeology
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Unscripted Journeys is a true detailed account of perils, and adventures in the land of the Maya. It includes accounts of a year incarceration in a remote Mexican prison, exclusive access to Mayan village ceremonies and interesting discoveries in this mountainous region. It takes you on journeys into out-of-the-way destinations in areas of Mexico, Guatemala and Honduras.Photos & paintings.
Your Mark On The World, Stories of service that show us how to give more with a purpose without giving up what's most important.
Price: Free! Words: 55,230. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Philanthropy & Charity, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal success
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Your Mark On The World combines inspiring stories of ordinary people doing remarkable things to make the world a better place with practical advice to empower you to give more to a cause (charity, non-profit or social venture) without giving up a career or family.
American Monsters
You set the price! Words: 57,960. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies, Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
American Monsters, by Sezin Koehler and illustrated by Rose Deniz, is a post-modern volume of feminist horror — and a savage indictment of the rave scene. Includes gorgeous artwork and an appendix of thoughtful, moving essays on horror, rave and feminism.
Gotta Find a Home 4: More Conversations on the Streets
Price: Free! Words: 95,780. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Poverty & Homelessness, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Social services
(4.00 from 1 review)
Daily Conversations recounted with friends who, in the harshest winters, have been forced to live on the sidewalks of a major city. Their lives are tragic, yet the majority of citizens are perhaps only two paychecks away from living such a lifestyle. Are you prepared for disability due to accident, addiction, physical or mental illness? How will you survive? Learn what life on the streets means.
Justify This 2006 - 2007 (Diabetes, Discrimination, Disability, Ableism, Disablism)
Series: Justify This. Price: Free! Words: 103,490. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Discrimination, Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations
(4.00 from 1 review)
If a multinational employer fired you for having diabetes because you would be off sick a lot in the future, what would you do? This is a true story of discrimination in the workplace, a modern day David and Goliath with many twists along the way.
Born With A Cunt
Price: Free! Words: 70,280. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies, Nonfiction » Sex & Relationships » Women's sexuality
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
My thoughts on nature, society, law, crime and punishment, politics and in particular women.
Communism in Ambush
Price: Free! Words: 76,340. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2017 by Global Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
Communism is an ideology that drowned the 20th century in blood. Communist dictators such as Lenin, Stalin, Mao and Pol Pot slaughtered 120 million people without batting an eye. Most of these were civilians from their own people. Tens of millions of men and women, from the elderly to young people and babies in arms, lost their lives to this cold, hard, savage ideology.
A Plague of People
Price: Free! Words: 115,730. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Future Studies
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
People fill every part of the planet, using all resources and driving other species to extinction, until further expansion is impossible. The process and consequences are fully explored here with a science-based forecast of a complete collapse by 2030. The culture change urgently required is refused by a kamikaze culture of growth controlled by a foolhardy powerful minority.