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The State of Food Security and Nutrition in the World 2017. Building resilience for peace and food security
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 39,530. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Nutrition
This report warns that the long-term declining trend in undernourishment seems to have come to a halt and may have reversed. Meanwhile, though progress continues to be made in reducing child malnutrition, rising overweight and obesity are a concern in most parts of the world.
Christmas Traditions and Customs.
Series: Educational Books. · All Of My Books.. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,220. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Holidays / Christmas & Advent, Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions
Christmas Traditions and Customs.Why do we celebrate Christmas? What is Boxing Day for? Why were Christmas Crackers invented? What was the Star of Bethlehem? The story of Christmas Carols, The Yule log. Find the Answers to all these, And lots more in this book.
Love Letter from Sky
Price: Free! Words: 50. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement
*About this novel* Last year, 2016, I was so shocked because I heard the news. On August 24th, the earthquake occurred in central Italy. There has been a series of aftershocks even now, and the reconstruction is not in progress. Through this novel, I express my condolences to the people who passed away due to the earthquake and I hope to be able to tell the victims of something.
Kidnapped - Censorship in Honduras by Dina Meza
Price: Free! Words: 25,160. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
Freedom of expression in Honduras has been kidnapped. Those who are afraid of the truth attempt to imprison it in the depths of the earth.
A fri wortu / Het vrije woord - Censuur in Suriname door Sylvana van den Braak
Price: Free! Words: 24,480. Language: Dutch. Published: October 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
Het vrije woord (Fri Wortu) is geen gemeengoed in Suriname. Sylvana van den Braak laat zien hoe, na de militaire coup in de jaren 1980, een periode van censuur en dictatuur begon. Ondanks democratische verkiezingen probeert de overheid nog steeds, op zijn eigen speciale manier, de media te beïnvloeden.
A fri wortu / The free word - Censorship in Surinam by Sylvana van den Braak
Price: Free! Words: 22,590. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
Free speech (Fri Wortu) is not common in Surinam. Sylvana van den Braak shows how, after the military coup in the 1980s, a period began of censorship and dictatorship.
Bans, jails and shameless lies - Censorship in Turkye by Fréderike Geerdink
Price: Free! Words: 39,400. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
On the one hand, the lack of press freedom in Turkey is an extremely brief story – it doesn’t exist – but on the other it reveals a knot of undemocratic laws, feeble journalistic traditions and huge economic and political interests that are hard to entangle.
Speaking in silence - Censorship in Vietnam by Bui Thanh Hieu
Price: Free! Words: 24,960. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
In the holiday paradise Vietnam, social media are allowed only to provide and exchange personal information. Bloggers and cyberdissidents who dare to question the government’s legitimacy or domestic policies are ruthlessly suppressed.
Censorship alert by Peter de Haan
Price: Free! Words: 23,230. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
Dutch economist and diplomat Peter de Haan describes the worrying increase of censorship and self-censorship in the world.
Disappearing public spheres - Censorship in Bangladesh by Parvez Alam
Price: Free! Words: 30,950. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
‘State of Nature’ and ‘State of exception’ have become the only two options for the people of Bangladesh recently, where writers, bloggers and publishers are getting killed by Al-Qaeda affiliates and persecuted by the Government.
Gagged - Censorship in Cuba by Amir Valle
Price: Free! Words: 42,480. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
Amir Valle (Cuba, 1967) offers a unique analysis of the suppression of freedom of expression in Cuba by Fidel Castro’s ‘revolutionary’ government.
Palabras amordazadas - Censura en Cuba - Amir Valle
Price: Free! Words: 43,700. Language: Spanish. Published: October 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
Este es un libro necesario por la singularidad de su análisis sobre la censura a las libertades expresivas impuesta en Cuba por el gobierno ‘revolucionario’ de Fidel Castro, desde el triunfo de la Revolución Cubana en 1959 hasta la hoy llamada ‘Era Raulista’.
Annihilation / Likvidacija - Censorship in Macedonia by Tomislav Kezharovski
Price: Free! Words: 51,130. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
The case known as ‘Likvidacija’, Macedonian for ‘Annihilation’ gives a breathtaking example of power abuse as on May 2013 the investigating journalist Tomislav Kezharovski (1965) is arrested by special forces and sued for an article he wrote in 2008.
Drugs for the mind - Censorship in China by Sofie Sun
Price: Free! Words: 39,530. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
In the eyes of the Chinese authorities books are too often Drugs for the Mind. Sofie Sun (1986) chose this remarkable description as the title of her investigation into censorship and literature in the People's Republic of China.
Genocide of thought - Censorship in Ethiopia by Bisrat Woldemichael Handiso
Price: Free! Words: 16,260. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
This essay tells the sad story of the Ethiopian media which is faced – after a spell of press freedom and freedom of speech – with prosecutoin, often based on false accusations.
Ginbot 7 Ethiopian National Election and Its Aftermath: How and Why The 2005 Democratic Election in Ethiopia Turned Violent
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,330. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic studies
Ginbot 7 Ethiopian National Election and Its Aftermath: How and Why The 2005 Democratic Election in Ethiopia Turned Violent is a brief study of the 2005 Ethiopian parliamentary election and its violent aftermath. The author critically analyzes the rhetoric and actions taken by the ruling (EPRDF) and the opposition political parties during the 2005
The Field Guide for Creative Placemaking and Parks
Price: Free! Words: 37,410. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Urban
This book is intended to serve as an introduction to creative placemaking for those interested in using the practice to create more and better parks in their community.
Литературоведение и языкознание: современные трансформации и традиции: сборник научных трудов по материалам I Международной научно-пра
Price: Free! Words: 8,290. Language: Russian. Published: September 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Nonfiction » Social Science » Linguistics / Historical & Comparative
В сборнике научных трудов рассматриваются актуальные вопросы языкознания, филологии, литературоведения по материалам I Международной научно-практической конференции «Литературоведение и языкознание: современные трансформации и традиции» (18 сентября 2017 г.).
Él Conocía Mi Nombre
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,550. Language: Spanish. Published: September 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Social Issues, Nonfiction » Social Science » Abortion & Birth Control
En este estudio examinaremos las enseñanzas tanto del Antiguo como del Nuevo Testamento acerca del valor de la vida en el vientre.
Право, политика и государство: гипотезы и прогнозы
Price: Free! Words: 17,630. Language: Russian. Published: September 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Nonfiction » Social Science » Research
В сборнике научных трудов рассматриваются актуальные вопросы развития государства, права, юриспруденции, регионов по материалам I Международного юридического форума молодых ученых «Право, политика и государство: гипотезы и прогнозы» (18 сентября 2017 г.).