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E-agriculture in Action: Blockchain for Agriculture Opportunities and Challenges
Price: Free! Words: 15,740. Language: Simple English. Published: February 13, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
The growth of ICT in the last decade has provided many opportunities to overcome some of the challenges faced by the agriculture sector.
The United States and Central America: From Stopping Communism to Stopping Kids - Unaccompanied Alien Children from El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras, Impacted by Corruption and Impunity
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,230. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Central America, Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration & Emigration
The Northern Triangle countries of Central America consisting of El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras have the highest homicide rates in the world and are characterized by corruption, drug trafficking, and impunity. It is likely the 50,000 unaccompanied alien children attempting to cross into the U.S. in 2014 will increase.
Trabajadores esclavos que creen ser libres
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 22,640. Language: Spanish. Published: February 6, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Human resource management, Nonfiction » Social Science » Research
La proporción de personas que construyen su propia identidad a partir de un empleo es cada vez menor. Los crecientes conflictos en los ámbitos laborales no son producto de un “choque” generacional, sino de un cambio cultural de características estructurales.
A Thief's Remembrance
Series: The Missing Thieves. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 24,720. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
The brightest lead into a high profile criminal investigation is a dead man. The murdered philanthropist leaves the memory of a saint in the people of his country. Then, Siva Okojie learns that if he continues this investigation, many names will be blackened. Siva is still curious. But does he trust the dead man to show him the owners of the threatened names? Or will he take orders and quit job?
The Napuk Party (Manifesto, Program, Codex — In English)
Price: $1.99 $1.49 USD. (25% off until Feb. 1, 2020!) Words: 20,910. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Social policy, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
There are three papers about NAPUK party, in all of the provided languages, that go hand in hand, namely: the Manifesto, the Program, and the Codex; they are related, but are different, stressing on different sides of activity of this unique party, designed to better the democracy and capitalism, avoiding revolutions.
The Cultural Cliff
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,060. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions
How do we adapt to the constant changes that occur every day? It could be related to economic, political and social matters. I almost forgot the digital age. Yes, Apple computer comes out with a new gadget every six months; if not, market share will drop for Apple. Are you willing to accept this turmoil or are you from the old school and you prefer no changes what-so-ever?
The State of Mediterranean and Black Sea Fisheries 2018
Price: Free! Words: 43,160. Language: Simple English. Published: January 17, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
The 2018 edition of The State of Mediterranean and Black Sea Fisheries (SoMFi 2018), the flagship publication of the GFCM, provides a comprehensive overview of regional and subregional trends in Mediterranean and Black Sea fisheries.
Escape from Taiwan: Legacy of Oppression
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,630. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2019 by SDP Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration & Emigration, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Part memoir, part family history, Escape from Taiwan recounts Chiufang’s journey to understand the historical events that informed her upbringing, and how in the process it gave her a greater appreciation for the ideals represented by the Statue of Liberty to generations of immigrants.
Regional Overview of Food Security and Nutrition in Europe and Central Asia 2018: The role of migration, rural women and youth in sustainable development
Price: Free! Words: 31,790. Language: Simple English. Published: January 7, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
The Regional Overview of Food Security and Nutrition in Europe and Central Asia 2018 provides new evidence for monitoring trends in food security and nutrition within the framework of the 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda.
Panorama de la seguridad alimentaria y nutricional en América Latina y el Caribe 2018: Desigualdad y sistemas alimentarios
Price: Free! Words: 46,690. Language: Spanish. Published: January 7, 2019 by Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
América Latina y el Caribe se aleja del cumplimiento del objetivo de hambre cero. El número de personas subalimentadas aumentó por tercer año consecutivo llegando a 39,3 millones, esto es, el 6,1% de la población.
Panorama de la pobreza rural en América Latina y el Caribe 2018: Soluciones del siglo XXI para acabar con la pobreza en el campo
Price: Free! Words: 46,850. Language: Spanish. Published: January 7, 2019 by Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
América Latina y el Caribe se aleja del cumplimiento del Objetivo de Desarrollo Sostenible 1: Fin de la pobreza. Luego de dos décadas y media de progresos, la pobreza y pobreza extrema rural aumentaron en dos puntos porcentuales cada una entre el 2014 y el 2016. Al 2017, se estiman 59 millones de pobres y 27 millones de pobres extremos en las zonas rurales de la región.
State of Mediterranean Forests 2018
Price: Free! Words: 120,270. Language: Simple English. Published: January 7, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Forestry
The Mediterranean region has more than 25 million hectares of Mediterranean forests and about 50 million hectares of other Mediterranean wooded lands. They make crucial contributions to rural development, poverty alleviation, food security, as well as, the agricultural, water, tourism, and energy sectors.
Global Rinderpest Action Plan: Post-Eradication
Price: Free! Words: 17,730. Language: Simple English. Published: January 7, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food, Nonfiction » Social Science » Disease & health issues
The Global Rinderpest Action Plan (GRAP) is the international operational plan that addresses activities related to the potential re-emergence of rinderpest.
Booze, Bullets and the Blues
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 37,070. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social Work
An Irish Social Worker's candid and sometimes hilarious life story. John tells how his own struggles with mental health issues inspired him to become a Social Worker. He reveals how his career took him to the frontline of Ulster's sectarian violence and then across the world to Australia. Readers are encouraged to face life's challenges with hope and optimism and to have fun!
Steep Descent
Price: Free! Words: 29,450. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Global society studies
Humanity is on the Steep Descent to oblivion. Amazingly, it is incredibly easy to stop the corrupted few who crave war, control, abuse and greed. This short book will show you how to regain your true power, richness and freedom from oppression. Join me on the detour around the Steep Descent into annihilation.
Hidden tale from the dark past
You set the price! Words: 1,520. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic studies
Magazine#informative#culture
Hidden tale from the dark past
You set the price! Words: 1,520. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic studies
Magazine#informative#culture
Political Lynching of Kanye West: #Walkaway from Liberalism
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,880. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations
The year is 2011, and one of the biggest battles is about to take place, one which will forever change a community. It is a fight between two superstars: Kanye West and 50 Cent. Jocelyn’s analysis is a bombshell of ideas that will knock your mind out of its comfort zone. He brings his unique and thoughtful voice to bear on some of the most important political issues facing our nation today
Half Japanese: Japanese Children of Mixed Ethnic and Cultural Heritage
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,250. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic studies, Nonfiction » History » Asian
Half Japanese is a book is about a minority group in Japan that blurs the line between 'insider' and 'outsider' as it is about the children of international marriage between ‘mainstream’ Japanese and foreigners. An untold side of Japanese society will be revealed. A deeper understanding of discrimination in Japan and what it means to be considered and treated like an 'outsider' will be seen.
Freemasons: Freemasonry Took My Father
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,970. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Freemasonry & Secret Societies, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Adult & continuing education
The symbol of Baphomet was used by the Knights Templar to represent Satan. Through the ages this symbol has been called by many different names. Among these are: The Goat of Mendes, The Goat of a Thousand Young. The Black goat, The Judas Goat and perhaps most appropriately, The Scapegoat. Baphomet represents the Powers of Darkness combined with the generative fertility of the goat.