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Layers of Confusion
Price: Free! Words: 1,060. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2018 by Unbelievable Universe. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Christian studies, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Ministry / Evangelism
A short discussion on why there is so much division and misunderstanding between the two main worldviews in western society.
Poetry for Life
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 3,730. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2018 by Christian Living Books, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Urban
This book, complete with colorful, captivating, high definition images, reflects the author’s unique, creative ability to express social issues in poetic form. Themes include conflict in school, addiction, mental health, choices, consequences, resiliency and the power of unconditional love. The poems are inspiring, motivational, and divine.
Human Survival
Price: $10.49 USD. Words: 167,440. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Humanity faces a crisis unprecedented in biological history which will prove catastrophic unless wemake radical changes. It arises from profound incompatibility between our evolutionary background and our socially disconnected, modern life.
The Role of Education in National Development
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,970. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 15, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Developing & Emerging Countries, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Aims & objectives
This slim volume features the keynote address of Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad, the fourth Prime Minister of Malaysia, on the topic of education and how it is necessary for national progress. Tun briefly explains how education evolved into the formal system we know today, and how a focus on academic achievements has produced bright graduates lacking in moral compass.
Mission in the City: Hopes and Dreams – My Story
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,290. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2018 by Philip Garside. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Church / Leadership, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social Work
Powerful stories of Christian social service. Journey with deacon Shirley-Joy Barrow as she shares her inspiring story of being City Missioner in Whanganui from 2004 to 2011. Working together, her team found that they could achieve much more than their individual skills and capabilities led them to expect. They developed effective ways to respond to the people on the margins of society.
Pragmatic Idealism: Ernesto "Che" Guevara's Strategic Choice for Bolivia - Ideological, Strategic, and Psychological Factors Leading to Guerrilla War, Foco, Castro, and the Barrientos Regime
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 32,550. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
Ideologically, Guevara was a true believer in the worldwide proletarian revolution. He saw in imperialism the encroaching arms of capitalism. In addition, he believed in an inevitable war between communism and capitalism and was convinced that he was an instrument of the inevitable victory of communism.
Amazing Life in Villages and Sustainability
Price: Free! Words: 12,480. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Human Geography, Nonfiction » History » Social history
Traditional Villages are very to be seen. This is the watermark in the history, where the urban population exceeded the rural population. Villages are evolving into towns and cities. The characteristics of the villages are being lost. The sustainability and continuity of villages from past and present are shared here by the author. Author had been contributing for the development of villages from
Be Positive - Enjoy Life
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 36,770. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
If we want to live a good and happy life then we need to get rid of the negativity within us which makes us unhappy. Negative approach always complicates the problems and increases unhappiness. Most of us do the fatal mistake of looking outwards for happiness rather than looking inwards. Be positive, be strong, be bold and be courageous you are sure to find the feeling of happiness within you. Eve
Pelisse, Redingote, or Walking Dress: History Notes Book 5
Series: History Notes. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,610. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century
What was fashionable for outer wear in past centuries? Call them what you like: Coat, Pelisse, Redingote, Walking Dress, Promenade Dress. These coats or jackets all did the same job and colors and styles changed greatly with the prevailing fashions. Enjoy lots of historical and edited images from fashion plates and extant garments.
Spencers or Regency Jackets: History Notes Book 4
Series: History Notes. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,020. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies, Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions
What was fashionable for outer wear in the early 1800s? Call them what you like: Spencers, short jackets, or Regency jackets. They provided modesty and warmth and styles and colors changed greatly with the prevailing fashions of the time. Enjoy these historical and edited images of purses and the changes in styles and colors.
Fashion Men Late 1700s History Notes Book 2
Series: History Notes. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,640. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 18th Century, Nonfiction » Social Science » Men's Studies
What was fashionable for men in the late 1700s? Extravagant colors and fabrics and outrageous styles in suits, hats, shoes, accessories and bedroom fashions. Enjoy these historical and edited images.
Fashion Women Late 1700s History Notes Book 1
Series: History Notes. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,730. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 18th Century, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
What was fashionable for women in the late 1700s? Extravagant colors and fabrics and outrageous styles were all seen in these flamboyant fashions. Enjoy these historical and edited images.
Parents for World Peace: Seven Simple Steps to World Peace
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 39,090. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2018 by UnionSquarePublishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
In the book Parents for World Peace, Laura Fobler describes the connection between conflicts in our world (both domestic and global) and a parenting style that many parents are obliviously using, based on inequality. In seven simple steps, Laura gives parents a wake-up call that will change their perspective and style on parent-child communication forever.
Food Outlook: Biannual Report on Global Food Markets July 2018
Price: Free! Words: 39,020. Language: Simple English. Published: July 30, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
Food Outlook is published by the Trade and Markets Division of FAO under the Global Information and Early Warning System (GIEWS). It is a biannual publication focusing on developments affecting global food and feed markets.
Inclusion of Disaster Resiliency in City and Neighborhood Comprehensive Plans - Locating Areas at Risk of Flooding Using Geographic Information System and Census Data to Analyze Regional Plans
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 34,970. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Once hazard mitigation is included in a city's comprehensive plan, the region and its citizens are more prepared to respond to a potential natural disaster. The purpose of this study was to illuminate factors that encourage cities to include hazard mitigation within their comprehensive plans.
Global Peace Building
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,400. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Social Science » Global society studies
Dear reader I invite you by reading this book, to think and proceed on peace building. Since we will try to answer why peace building did not work and get some clue how to get peace of mind for ourselves, peace in our families, in our countries and globally.
Contested Country: Stories from Cape York
Price: Free! Words: 15,510. Language: Australian English. Published: July 28, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
Western Cape York is one the most remote, least accessible areas of Australia. It spans 17 Indigenous language groups. The land is a complex array of pastoral leases, bauxite mining tenements and land under Native Title. These stories are a contribution to our understanding of the circumstances of Australia’s First Peoples, and in particular, those living on the western coast of Cape York.
Gender Equality in Southeast Asia: A Comparative Study of Indonesia and the Philippines - Women's Movement, Labor Force, Women's Rights, Economic and Political Empowerment, Violence Against Women
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 39,590. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies, Nonfiction » History » Asian
This thesis is a comparative study of how three important factors—social, political, and economic inclusion—affect gender equality and inequality in the Philippines and in Indonesia. The disparity between these two countries as published in the 2016 Global Gender Gap Report serves as the analytical basis for this comparison.
Welfare + Diversity: Social Suicide
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,140. Language: American English. Published: July 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
There are two steps to Social Suicide. 1. Welfare and 2. “Us” against “Them”. Suicidal Socialism (or Suicidalism) is the downward spiral into extinction when a society, in its efforts to be good to its downtrodden and poor, consumes its own seed-corn, or regenerative resources. Margaret Thatcher said: “The trouble with Socialism is that pretty soon you run out of other people's money.”
Procedural Manual of the Codex Alimentarius Commission 26th edition
Price: Free! Words: 54,500. Language: Arabic. Published: July 17, 2018 by Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
The Procedural Manual of the Codex Alimentarius Commission is regularly updated to reflect the decision of the Codex Alimentarius Commission regarding its procedures.