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A Parental Certificate System
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Price: $3.99 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.
African in the 21st Century
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,100. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: February 18, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economic conditions
What is the role of an African in the 21st century? The book seeks to ask Africans worldwide about their role in global issues as they relate to wealth and economic prosperity. Prior to the start of the 20th century the role of Africans was already largely defined, however in the 21st century Africans have not defined their roles as visibly as the West and Asia-Pacific have done. Jerry Skhosana
Altering Perceptions by exploring the question of culture
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,150. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Through this reading we will have the opportunity to learn about one of th many coexisting subcultures. Who are the blind and is this a culture of blindness? Be ready to learn about a group of people that live their lives among the sighted but are many times in the invisible.
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: 4,990. 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: 6,810. 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: 6,910. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Education
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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: 70,270. 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.
Il ritorno del Califfato: L'ISIS in Siria ed Iraq - Lo Stato islamico e lo sconvolgimento dell’ordine regionale
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 32,230. Language: Italian. Published: February 6, 2015 by Fuoco Edizioni. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
Il fenomeno inedito dello Stato islamico in Medio Oriente non finisce di far parlare di sé a causa della sua violenza, ma anche dell’inquietudine che genera nell’area mediorientale e sopratutto nell'Occidente.
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
Preppers Guide : The Essential Preppers Guide Box Set
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Series: The Blokehead Success Series. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 18,810. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2015 by Yap Kee Chong. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief
This book will help you to prepare well for disaster. Preparedness needs adequate knowledge and understanding, as well as careful planning and proper execution in order to be successful. Nobody wants to get all the hard work done only to find out that you got the wrong supplies or it wasn’t enough to tide you and your family through the critical days. This box set will also show you ....
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.
The Strangulation of Grace Roberts Artist's Model December 29, 1916
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,780. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
Grace Roberts was a 25-year-old manicurist and artist's model for hosiery ads across the United States. In her violent death the reader is transported into the life of affluent Philadelphia nearly a century ago. One of her most prominent suitors was the heir to a Pittsburgh coal fortune, a man who was educated at Yale. He and Mary's romance was broken off in 1907 because of social constraints.
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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You set the price! 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.