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Comments on Thomas Hobbes Book (1651) The Leviathan Part 3
Series: Comments on Thomas Hobbes Book (1651) The Leviathan Parts 1-4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,570. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
This 16,600 word comment applies the category-based nested forms to Hobbes’ ideas. In Part 3, Hobbes turns to scripture in order to confirm his model of the subject and the commonwealth. The category-based nested form is used to show the relations within his models.
Comments on Thomas Hobbes Book (1651) The Leviathan Part 2
Series: Comments on Thomas Hobbes Book (1651) The Leviathan Parts 1-4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,270. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
This 12,300 word comment applies the category-based nested forms to Hobbes’ ideas. In the part on the commonwealth, the reader learns that the sovereign rules the subject based on 3 natural laws. Part 2 ends with a description of the civil state.
Comments on Thomas Hobbes Book (1651) The Leviathan Part 1
Series: Comments on Thomas Hobbes Book (1651) The Leviathan Parts 1-4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,110. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
This 16,200 word comment applies the category-based nested forms to Hobbes’ ideas. How does Hobbes depict the difficult relations between subject and sovereign in the society tier? He portrays them as natural phenomena. Each person is an institution. The sovereign is the commonwealth. Three natural laws generate the commonwealth.
Food Outlook: Biannual Report on Global Food Markets. October 2016
Price: Free! Words: 29,930. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
From a global perspective, food markets are expected to remain generally well balanced in 2016/17 amid large export availabilities and relatively low and more stable international prices, especially for cereals. The world food import bill is set to dip to a six-year low, while still remaining above the USD 1 trillion mark.
La malavita a Napoli - Storia e origini della Camorra
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 48,490. Language: Italian. Published: November 23, 2016 by Fuoco Edizioni. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Le paranze e le attività criminali a Napoli tra l'Ottocento ed i primi del Novecento.
حالةالأغذية والزراعة 2016 تغير المناخ والزراعة والأمن الغذائي
Price: Free! Words: 57,170. Language: Arabic. Published: November 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
حالةالأغذية والزراعة 2016 تغير المناخ والزراعة والأمن الغذائي
2016年粮食及农业状况 气候变化、农业和粮食安全
Price: Free! Words: 14,460. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: November 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
除非立即采取行动来提高农业的可持续性、生产率和抵御能力,气候变化影响将严重危害 粮食安全问题本就十分严重的那些国家和区域的粮食生产。
Price: Free! Words: 60,080. Language: Russian. Published: November 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
Принятое в декабре 2015 года Парижское соглашение открыло новый этап в глобальных усилиях по стабилизации климата, пока не стало слишком поздно.
Donald Trump and Brexit: Misguided Rebellion
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,000. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Social Science » Conspiracy theories
The election of Donald Trump and Britain's vote to leave the European Union both followed two of the most negative, divisive campaigns in living memory. Moreover they are both symptomatic of a wider problem: nobody trusts experts anymore and truth itself is now seen as a conspiracy to keep the people down. We explore the psychology behind these disturbing new ways of thinking.
Risk Unbound: Threat, Catastrophe, and the End of Homeland Security - Risk Management, Lac-Megantic Quebec Oil Train Derailment Accident, 2015 Germanwings 9525 Airplane Crash, Hermeneutic Method
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 67,530. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Threat and catastrophe highlight the impossibility of providing perfect security, and demonstrate the limitations of risk-based security practices. This thesis presents an argument in three parts.
La politica italiana e il nuovo ordine mondiale
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,810. Language: Italian. Published: November 18, 2016 by Fuoco Edizioni. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Libro sul vero volto della politica contemporanea italiana e non solo sempre più alla mercè dei poteri finanziari che impoveriscono le nostre vite per soddisfare il loro obiettivo di governo globale.
You Are Not Alone : Stories From The Front Lines Of Womanhood
Price: Free! Words: 42,750. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies, Essay » Sociology
In May 2014, inspired by the hashtag #YesAllWomen, 10 women came together to share their stories of being a woman in today's world - stories of harassment and assault; also stories of sisterhood and joy. They were willing to be vulnerable and admit not only how they have been hurt, but also how they have hurt others. No matter what you have experienced: YOU ARE NOT ALONE
Are They Serious? The Discourses of Family Planning, Bio-Citizenship and Nationalism in the Philippines
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,780. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2016 by Warrior Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy, Nonfiction » Social Science » Demography
Why did the State implement a Family Planning Program for the lower classes when policy makers thought they were incapable of being uplifted? I explore the discourses of bio-medicine, nationalism & citizenship in the Philippines: who is a proper & fit person to be a citizen & reproduce the nation. This nationalist Malthusian narrative aims to maintain a high level of population growth.
Global Politics After 9/11: Failed Wars, Political Fragmentation and the Rise of Authoritarianism
Series: Global Policy e-books. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 77,360. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
by David Held The essays in this book were all written by David under the shadow of 9/11 and the wars fought afterwards. They explore the impact of this event on global politics and the many ramifications it has had over time. They try to understand how these developments intersect, and sometime collide, with other events and trends, and they ask what sense we can and should make of them.
Martin Luther King Jr. - Celebrity Biographies
Series: Biographies of Famous People. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,940. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
With a simple name change, it seemed that Martin Luther King Jr.’s fate was sealed. Taking the name of a man who led one of the greatest social revolutions of the 16th century, young Martin would later lead an important revolution of his own. He was first born Michael King in Atlanta, Georgia in 1929.
Ancient Fire, Modern Fire: Understanding and Living With Our Friend and Foe
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 73,390. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2016 by PixyJack Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Fire Science, Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
Creating fire is easy, yet learning to live with it has never been easy; stopping fire is a dangerous—and often deadly—pursuit. Drawing on his experiences as an environmental historian, firefighter and life safety educator, author Einar Jensen gives us the tools for being responsible and prepared—as parents, teachers, fire service professionals, and homeowners in the wildland urban interface.
Outspoken: A Decade of Transgender Activism and Trans Feminism
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 128,680. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Transgender
Julia Serano (author of Whipping Girl and Excluded) combines elements of memoir, historical account, gender theory, and activist philosophy in her third book, Outspoken. This collection (spanning a decade of her work as a writer and trans feminist) provides an insightful overview of where transgender activism has been, and compelling analysis of where it should head in the future.
El estado mundial de la agricultura y la alimentación 2016: Cambio climático, agricultura y seguridad alimentaria
Price: Free! Words: 73,210. Language: Spanish. Published: November 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
El Acuerdo de París, adoptado en diciembre de 2015, representa un nuevo principio en el esfuerzo mundial por estabilizar el clima antes de que sea demasiado tarde.
La situation mondiale de l'alimentation et de l'agriculture 2016: Changement climatique, agriculture et sécurité alimentaire
Price: Free! Words: 72,230. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
L’Accord de Paris, adopté en décembre 2015, est un nouveau départ dans l’action mondiale visant à stabiliser le climat avant qu’il ne soit trop tard.
The State of Food and Agriculture 2016 (SOFA): Climate change, agriculture and food security
Price: Free! Words: 58,350. Language: French. Published: November 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
The 2016 SOFA report presents evidence on today and tomorrow’s impact of climate change on agriculture and food systems. The report assesses the options to make agriculture and food systems resilient to climate change impacts, while minimizing environmental impacts. It shows that making agriculture and food systems sustainable is both economically and technically feasible.