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Niewolnictwo a List do Filemona
Price: Free! Words: 1,450. Language: Polish. Published: January 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Krótki tekst popularyzatorski, pokazujący kontekst niewolnictwa w świecie przełomu er. Pretekstem do napisania tego tekstu jest List do Filemona z Nowego Testamentu.
Discordant Thots of a Disabled Mind, vol.i
Series: discordant thots. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,200. Language: American English. Published: January 11, 2016 by PonderHouse. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness, Nonfiction » Social Science » People with Disabilities
this is my brain.. on disability. i always carry a moleskine® journal as external brain-dump. if i don't write it down, or speak it aloud, it'll roll around, uselessly. or i forget it, immediately. this is mostly comprised of thots which i did(n't) write/share elsewhere, and perhaps should(n't) have. there is no context. there is no clarification. there is no time. be well.
Mixed Race Identity: Anglo-Indians
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,380. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Minority Studies
Anglo-Indians are the only English speaking, Christian community in India, whose Mother tongue is English and who have a Western lifestyle in the sub-continent of India.
Mądrość w księgach mądrościowych a mądrość dzisiaj
Price: Free! Words: 670. Language: Polish. Published: January 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Bardzo krótki tekst popularyzatorski, którego zadaniem jest podkreślenie różnicy między pojmowaniem znaczenia słowa "mądrość" na starożytnym Wschodzie i pojmowaniem tego samego słowa dzisiaj.
Garbage Garbage
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,060. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Statistics
The biggest man-made object in the world is not the Pyramids, or one of the high buildings in Asia. No Sir, it is an American Garbage dump called Fresh Kills. It received garbage from New York for 50 years, but is today sealed up. It received 29.000 ton of garbage per day, was 225 feet high and covered 22.000 acres.
Directives d'application volontaire à l'appui de l'intégration de la diversité génétique dans les plans nationaux d'adaptation au changement climatique
Price: Free! Words: 13,340. Language: French. Published: December 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change, Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
Les Directives ont pour objectifs de favoriser l’utilisation des ressources génétiques pour l’alimentation et l’agriculture à l’appui de l’adaptation au changement climatique et de soutenir leur in- corporation dans les plans nationaux d’adaptation au changement climatique.
Directrices voluntarias en apoyo de la integración de la diversidad genética en la planificación nacional de la adaptación al cambio climático
Price: Free! Words: 13,340. Language: Spanish. Published: December 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change, Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
Las Directrices tienen en cuenta las características de los diferentes recursos genéticos para la alimentación y la agricultura, los cuales hacen frente a retos y oportunidades distintos en relación con el cambio climático. Los objetivos de las Directrices consisten en promover el uso de los recursos genéticos para la al - imentación y la agricultura en la adaptación al cambio climático.
Voluntary guidelines to support the integration of genetic diversity into national climate change adaptation planning
Price: Free! Words: 10,700. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change
The guidelines take account of the characteristics of different genetic resources for food and agriculture which face different challenges and opportunities in respect to climate change. The objectives of the guidelines are to promote the use of genetic resources for food and agriculture in climate change adaptation and support their integration into national climate change adaptation planning.
Understanding Predatory Leadership: The First Step Toward a World Free of War, Corruption and Poverty
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,910. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
This book describes how narcissists and psychopaths are successful at gaining power and control, and then manipulate and exploit instead of lead. By learning how these predators, without conscience or concern, initiate and sustain actions and policies that cause so much harm to so many around the world, readers will be able to make better choices leading, eventually, to a kinder civilization.
Brattish Isles
Price: Free! Words: 2,070. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic studies
Sarcastic look at nationalism in the British Isles. 5 poems re: Ireland, Wales, Scotland, Cornwall & Man. England lurks in the background unspoken. Opines that the world is better rid of the nations. Some shots at the Jews.
Stars: How to Get Book Reviews
Price: Free! Words: 7,470. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Reference, Essay » Sociology
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
How to get book reviews. Stars is a simple guide to getting more positive reviews to help boost sales, and not break terms of service. The book covers everything you need to know! Learn how professional launch a new book and set it up to get plenty of real reviews fast to help boost sales over the long term.
Mam-Gu
Price: Free! Words: 2,700. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Genealogy, Nonfiction » Social Science » Storytelling
Creative non-fiction piece about a family myth, ancestors, memory and the truth.
Lasting Relationship: Top 7 Secrets
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,440. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Emotional healing, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Marriage & Family
Many couples tend to create a lasting relationship for themselves but they end up creating an enabling milieu for all types of unwanted relationships.
Murder on a Sunday Morning: A Case Study
Price: Free! Words: 2,720. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations, Nonfiction » Psychology » Forensic psychology
In 2000, a young black man was wrongfully accused of murder. A positive identification by the victim's husband and corrupt police tactics led to Brenton Butler being charged with the murder of a Jacksonville, FL woman. This case study examines the dynamics at play in this true story of racism, faulty interrogation tactics, and abuse of power.
CQEC Journal Inter-Agency Working 2015
Price: Free! Words: 12,610. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2015 by SeaQuake Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
This edition, originally published in 2005 and widely referenced, has been reprinted in 2015 to gives research students in our partner universities wider access to the material. The focus here is on Inter-Agency working in Health, Housing, Education, Crime, Community and through Leadership roles. The articles are crisply written and highly relevant. In some cases, prophetic.
The Rise of the American Teenager
Price: Free! Words: 3,680. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2015. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies
This award-winning essay discusses the social foundations of “teenage” history, and how it was different to be a “teenager” across history. Moreover, this in-depth study will help explain current social phenomena from legal emancipation from a parent to the birth of the “tweener” or pre-teen subcultural notion.
Looking at Women
Series: What Were We Thinking?!. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,730. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies, Essay » Literature
From big-game hunting to understanding NASCAR, women face the challenges of the 21st century with determination and strength. Well, most of them do. Some of them think obsessively about clothes and sex instead. Evan Gillespie reviews a handful of books that, although written by women, are instructive for everyone as examples of the myriad ways that millennial women see themselves.
Regional Overview of Food Insecurity. Asia and the Pacific
Price: Free! Words: 13,380. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
This regional overview has been prepared to take stock of the current food security situation, present the challenges of ensuring food security in the context of growing and changing patterns of food demand, and propose key measures that must be taken in a coordinated manner by different stakeholders in this very dynamic and populous part of the world.
My Parents Are Robots
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
A comical look at the world, human behaviors and some of the worlds issues observed through the eyes of a judgmental robot. And how people are influenced by their surroundings.
Human ununderstandability and cruelty in Joseph Conrad’s “Amy Foster”.
Price: Free! Words: 9,190. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations
The work contained on this material is mainly oriented toward English literary criticism. Among a great deal of well-known theories, we have centered this analysis on close-reading theory also called intra-textual analysis which suggests that only the text matters the most, regardless of its author and the historical period in which it has been produced.