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Indigenous Peoples and Tropical Biodiversity: Analytical Considerations for Conservation and Development
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Price: Free! Words: 23,170. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2015 by Amakella Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
Achieving environmental conservation and socioeconomic development is a challenging endeavor, particularly when we do not have the necessary tools to develop a clear understanding of the dynamic relationship between indigenous communities and biodiversity in tropical forests. This book provides elements that are crucial to understanding the changing nature of indigenous environmental behavior.
A Parental Certificate System
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 46,950. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2015 by Idea Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Human Services
Is ‘A Parental Certificate System’ the future of parenting? The proposed system may one day change the way our entire human species approaches the paradigm that is human procreation and parenting. The first major hurdle will be to see if White’s findings and recommendations succeed in building a consensus amongst policy makers and the public alike.
Egalité des Sexes et Autonomisation des Femmes
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Price: Free! Words: 2,500. Language: French. Published: February 15, 2015. Category: Essay » Sociology
Le présent article est l’occasion pour nous, d’une part, de faire un état de lieux de l’égalité des sexes dans l’espace Francophone, afin d’apprécier son niveau d’évaluation, et d’autres part, de dégager quelques perspectives pour amener cette question de parité entre l’homme la femme à être véritablement effective dans les pays Francophones.
Older Lady's Day (Book 5 Regency Life Series)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,990. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
A pictorial view of an older lady's day, both the working and social aspects, in the early 1800’s (Regency Era). Historic images, information, quotes, and funny anecdotes, show how an older lady was kept busy running a household, hosting social events, and raising healthy and happy children. A light-hearted look at the often frivolous life of a lady during the longer Regency years.
Young Lady's Day (Book 4 Regency Life Series)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,340. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
A young lady's often-frivolous life and fashions in the early 1800’s (Regency Era) are shown through pictures and information, as well as a glimpse into the more serious occupations a young lady may undertake. Historic images, information, and funny anecdotes show how a young lady fills her day, what she wears, where she is permitted to go, and how she spends her time.
Young Gentleman's Day (Book 2 Regency Life Series )
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,260. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
A pictorial and humorous look at a young gentleman’s day in the early 1800’s (Regency Era). Historic images, information, and funny anecdotes show how a young man fills his day, where he goes, and who he spends time with. A light-hearted look at the longer Regency years are an easy to read overview of fashion, entertainment, and the places he visited.
Dick Turpin, God Van Het Dodenrijk
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Price: $1.48 USD. Words: 9,920. Language: Dutch. Published: February 9, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion & Science
In het gehele Indo-Europese taalgebied wordt jaarlijks het eind van het oude jaar en de start van het nieuwe jaar gevierd met expressies van de pekzwarte heerser over het Dodenrijk - over de Hel. Hier wordt beargumenteerd dat de Engelse struikrover Dick Turpin ook zo'n expressie is. Dit boek is een onafhankelijke publicatie van hoofdstuk 39 in mijn boek over Zwarte Piet.
Dick Turpin, God Of The Underworld
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Price: $1.48 USD. Words: 9,910. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Education
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
All over the Indo-European language area in one way or another expressions of the pitchblack ruler of the Underworld - i.e. of Hell - are annually celebrated at the end of the old year and the start of the new year. Here it is argued that the English highwayman Dick Turpin is another one of these expressions. This book is an independent publication of chapter 39 in my book about Black Pete.
A Costly American Hatred
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,640. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2015 by Joseph Dole. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Penology
A Costly American Hatred is an in-depth look at how America’s hatred of “criminals” has led the nation down an expensive path that not only ostracizes and demonizes an ever growing segment of the population, but is also now so pervasive that it is counterproductive to the goals of reducing crime and keeping society safe, wastes enormous resources, and destroys human lives.
He Knew My Name
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,650. Language: Canadian English. Published: February 4, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Social Issues
A Look at what the Bible teaches about the sanctity of life in the womb
The Path to Total Equality: A Social Revolution
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,080. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2015. Category: Essay » Sociology
Sexism is alive and well. Women still make less money than men, remain objectified, and still lack control over their bodies. There are calls for equality, but what would that mean? What would need to happen in America for total sexual equality to be realized? This essay is a blueprint for the specific changes required to realize complete sexual equality.
State of Power 2015: An annual anthology on global power and resistance
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,880. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Global society studies
State of Power seeks to examine different dimensions of globalised power, unmasking the key holders of power and identifying sources of transformative counter-power. The essays cover an impressive breadth of themes, from corporate law to the dominance of the financial sector, from big mining to food speculation, to the struggles challenging power in Mexico, Mozambique, Italy and Greece.
A Primer on Sensible and Social Construction
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Series: Primers on Category-Based Nested Forms. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,240. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Theory
This 4200 word primer is the second in a series on the category based nested forms. Humans innately produce two types of construction, sensible and social. These two types are interdependent. Their structure can be elucidated using the nested form. The empty slot nested form itself serves as an example for both types of construction.
La strategia del canguro - L'Australia tra l'alleato americano ed il partner cinese.
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,230. Language: Italian. Published: January 24, 2015 by Fuoco Edizioni. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
L'Australia oggi intende giocare un ruolo sempre più attivo come Potenza regionale inserita nella fondamentale area geopolitica del Pacifico asiatico.
How to Choose Political Leaders
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Price: Free! Words: 2,670. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Is God interested in Politics? The answer is a resounding Yes. Is He interested in the kind of persons we should choose as our leaders? Another resounding Yes. But how do we know what His will is? Is there a guideline from His word, the scriptures? In this book, renowned Life Coach, Dr David Ogbueli, President of the Golden Heart Foundation, shows us they keys according to God's guidelines. Shalom
Why We Need Not Marry
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,820. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy
This book is based on the concepts of Evolutionary Science, Philosophy, Genetics, Psychology and Social Science explaining why we need not marry. The main chapter of the book is the costs and benefits of being single, marriage, live in relationship, live apart together and Mosuo marriage system, which everyone must know. The whole book together will help you to decide whether to marry or not.
Revolutionary Discoveries of the 21st Century: The Key to the World’s Transfiguration in the Unified Science Book Series
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Price: Free! Words: 4,580. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
According to the God’s calendar, “the fullness of the time” has come for radical changes in His Creation. God desires human society to make the historical transition from the “darkness” of the existing world order, established under the hidden influence of “the ruler of this world”, to the “light” of a new socio-economic system that will be directed by the Creator Himself.
The Ironing Cure: How to iron the easier and faster way
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Price: Free! Words: 4,340. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Cleaning & caretaking
Stop struggling with the ironing. Do it the better way.
Politics for the Disinterested
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,220. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015 by aLife Beyond Books. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
In this book, you will learn the basics of the political realm here in the United States, and will learn what some words mean that you might have heard thrown around on TV.
A Derailment
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Series: The Rabbit of Usk, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,280. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
(5.00 from 1 review)
Tells of our hero's attempt to grasp the nature of seasons, English Speaking People, the London Underground and the domination of Saxons by their Norman overlords.