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Сколько в России лишних чиновников?
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 17,580. Language: Russian. Published: August 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social classes, Nonfiction » Social Science » Demography
Использование демографических данных в экономическом анализе развития государства
Male Prostitution: Two Monographs
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 29,790. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2016 by Warrior Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Sociology
The first paper describes aspects of male prostitution of Ermita (Manila, Philippines) in the 1980s and '90s. I suggest various reasons for such prostitution, how the boys reconcile their activities with church and morality, and how they construct their sexual identity. The second paper is a critique of "Being A Prostitute" in Australia, that unconvincingly suggests all such prostitutes are gay.
The New Female Action Hero: An Analysis of Female Masculinity in the New Female Action Hero in Recent Films and Television Shows
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 43,090. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Feminist
This academic but immensely readable book analyzes the rise of the female action over the last three decades in film and television. The author examines the way in which popular culture has revisioned the old archetype of the hero, so that all heroes now can combine the best of both masculine and feminine traits – and so that all women potentially have more freedom.
March of the Evil Empires; English Versus the Feudal Languages
You set the price! Words: 148,930. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
This is a book containing a revolutionary idea about understanding society, human behaviour, history, anthropological features and many other aspects of human beings. The basic understanding that is being put forward is that languages, which are the software for human communication, are powerful media, which not only can help in communication, but also does contain extremely powerful designs and p
The Homeless Handbook
Price: Free! Words: 6,190. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Poverty & Homelessness, Nonfiction » General reference » Bibliographies & indices
We all have times in our lives when things don't go as planned: divorce, bankruptcy, foreclosure, the death of the breadwinner, etc. The mark of your character is that you do not let it be the end of YOU.
Rebecca Traister’s All the Single Ladies: Unmarried Women and the Rise of an Independent Nation | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 4,520. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Pregnancy and childbirth, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
Over the course of her vast research and more than a hundred interviews with academics and social scientists and prominent single women, Traister discovered a startling truth: the phenomenon of the single woman in America is not a new one. And historically, when women were given options beyond early heterosexual marriage, the results were massive social change.
Newspapers: A Century of Decline
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 28,780. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2016 by Chris O'Byrne. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Industries / entertainment, Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
From the broadcast of the first news bulletin on radio in 1920, daily newspapers have been under pressure from a succession of challenges, ranging from television to suburban weeklies until—finally—the internet. many papers made the near fatal decision to give away their news for free online, a strategy that was realised too late to be a dreadful mistake. This book charts this century-long saga.
Under One Roof: The Yankees, the Cardinals, and a Doctor's Battle to Integrate Spring Training
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,220. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History, Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations
Jackie Robinson may have smashed Major League Baseball’s color ceiling in 1947, but segregation in the sport had not been entirely eliminated. By 1961, pressure mounted for complete integration of spring training in Florida. "Under One Roof" is about a little-known civil rights activist who risked it all to achieve racial justice in America's national pastime.
Live Your Life
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 51,520. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » People with Disabilities
Think that by being more optimistic we alter our approaches to situations and take on them in a healthier manner; we think of alternatives and act according to better outcomes. All our efforts lead us to good and happy living. If we think we are positive and happy, it will be positive. It does not say to stick our heads in the soil; rather it says to think positive.
Writers' Rehab
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 20,340. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2016 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Storytelling, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
Writer’s Rehab is filled with tough love and unvarnished truths about the business of writing. D.B. Gilles gobsmacks both experienced and aspiring writers past self-delusion and towards productivity.
2016 حالة الغابات في العالم
Price: Free! Words: 37,260. Language: Arabic. Published: August 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Forestry, Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
تدعم الغابات والأشجار الزراعة المستدامة. فهي تثبّت التربة والمناخ وتنظّم تدفق المياه وتؤمّن الظلّ والمأوى وتوفر موئلاً للملقحات والحيوانات المفترسة الطبيعية للآفات الزراعية. وهي تساهم أيضاً في تحقيق الأمن الغذائي لمئات ملايين الأشخاص الذين تشكل بالنسبة إليهم مصادر هامة للأغذية والطاقة والدخل. ومع ذلك، لا تزال الزراعة تشكّل الدافع الرئيسي للتصحّر في العالم وغالباً ما تكون السياسات الزراعية والحرجي
The War for Minds
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,330. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
• Personality and character • Gender and sexuality • Memory and misdirection, attention lost • Responsibility for self and family • your body has rights over you • Prejudice • Privacy of others sharing your business with strangers • Security issues. Police on the cell phone • The still expanding mind and univ
The Power of the Other | Summary
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,140. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
Henry cloud is the author of the self-help book called the power of the other. This is a book that shows some different ways that people influence each other. This book was written in order to teach people how to build healthy relationships so that they can improve their own lives in addition to the lives of others.
Basic Prepping Essentials: Weapons
Series: Basic Prepping Essentials. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 72,280. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2016 by Permuted. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Security
What can Basic Prepping Essentials offer you? Insights on guns, ammunition, products, strategies and tactics from the prepper point of view: what you need, what you want, what works and what's worth it.
Simon Sebag Montefiore’s The Romanovs 1613 - 1918 | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 4,710. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Russian, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
The Romanovs were the most successful dynasty of modern times, ruling a sixth of the world’s surface for three centuries. How did one family turn a war-ruined principality into the world’s greatest empire? And how did they lose it all?This is the intimate story of twenty tsars and tsarinas, some touched by genius, some by madness, but all inspired by holy autocracy and imperial ambition.
General Knowledge of Civic Culture and Psychology - Part I
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,290. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Global society studies
"General Knowledge of Civic Culture and Psychology", Part I - "General Knowledge of Civic Culture" is a wonderful, easy and interesting eBook of general knowledge of civic culture. This eBook contain a lot of basis information for all the people who want to know many useful subjects of civic culture. This eBook, also, contain basis information of civic culture useful for the students, teachers.
年世界森林状况 2016 年 森林与农业:土地利用所面临的挑战与机遇
Price: Free! Words: 2,940. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: August 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Specific ingredients / rice & grains, Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
《世界森林状况2016》发现,在提升农业生产力和粮食安全的同时,我们可以做到遏制甚至扭转毁林趋势,其中特别突出介绍了哥斯达黎加、智利、冈比亚、格鲁吉亚、加纳、突尼斯和越南的情况。土地利用综合规划是平衡各项土地用途的关键,同时以正确的政策手段为基础,促进可持续森林和农业发展。
Partea întunecatǎ a societǎţii
Price: $3.26 USD. Words: 35,730. Language: Romanian. Published: August 1, 2016 by EdDigitala. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Nonfiction » Social Science » Conspiracy theories
Conștienți sau nu de opresiune, acesta ne acaparează din ce în ce mai multe sectoare ale vieții. Suntem departe de fericire și libertate, însă societatea are grijă să ne ofere iluzii că am fi pe drumul cel bun.Oamenii și-au cedat sănătatea doctorului, sufletul preotului, banii bancherului și copiii sistemului școlar. Este timpul ca omul să reintre în posesia lor.
Uplifting Lives
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 45,700. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Philanthropy & Charity, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
In Uplifting Lives, we experience the true story of the Hollywood Sunset Free Clinic, one of America’s first free health clinics. We meet the core team of volunteers and see how their small non-profit has survived to treat over one million patients and counting. Showcasing the power of volunteers, this book is the ultimate guide on how to give, how to lead, and how to uplift the world around us.
Moderating Feminism: The Past the Now and What Comes Next
Price: $6.35 USD. Words: 23,270. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Feminism & Feminist Theory, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
In Moderating Feminism, Louise Burfitt-Dons examines the history of feminism in the UK, US and globally with a fresh eye. She identifies some of the contradictions and modern challenges of the current movement including consumerism, identity politics, Queen Bee Syndrome, the Mens Rights Movement and sharia law. Her conclusion is a refreshingly optimistic manifesto which will work for all.