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Communities Creating Health: What Would Happen If the Design, Implementation, and Evaluation of Health Interventions Became Something We Do with Communities Rather than to Them?
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,070. Language: American English. Published: September 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Nonfiction » Social Science » Disease & health issues
People want to lead satisfying lives, and that includes feeling well. Health, as defined by medicine, is only part of feeling well, and yet the majority of our society’s health investments go to the health care sector. Understanding the goals that communities see for themselves, and pursuing those along with medically defined ones, has the potential to create lasting improvements in health.
Des Iles à la Métropole, confessions d’un Antillais
Price: $3.35 USD. Words: 29,880. Language: French. Published: September 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration and Emigration, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A travers « Des Iles à la Métropole, confessions d’un antillais », Ednard Pyrée se penche d’une manière toute personnelle, mais très sincère, sur les rapports compliqués et en même temps très passionnés entre les Antilles, l’Afrique et la Métropole.
The Imaginary of Exaggeration
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,490. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions, Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
Essay on the oral tradition as a generator of cultural products
Uma Década Queer: 50 Entrevistas em Português (2004-2014)
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 54,430. Language: Portuguese. Published: September 7, 2015 by INDEX ebooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies
Existem sexualidades, feminismos, ideologias, políticas, pessoas, opiniões, agendas. Porquê olhar a realidade LGBT como um monolito que pensa ou reivindica a mesma coisa a todo o tempo e a uma só voz? - Bruno Horta
Cartas De Amor A Mi Novia
Price: Free! Words: 29,520. Language: Spanish. Published: September 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity, Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief
Profecias de Jesucristo a su novia - la iglesia verdadera. Consistiendo de verdadera santos. Tambien los que quieren ser santos. Con la ayuda de Dios - SI SE PUEDE.
Letters to Tiptree
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 89,390. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2015 by Twelfth Planet Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Feminism & Feminist Theory, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
In celebration of the 100th anniversary of Alice Sheldon’s birth, and in recognition of the enormous influence of both James Tiptree Jr (Sheldon's pen name) and Sheldon herself on the field, Twelfth Planet Press has published a selection of thoughtful letters written by science fiction and fantasy’s writers, editors, critics and fans to celebrate and recognise her work.
CQEC Journal Inter-Agency Working 2015
Price: Free! Words: 12,610. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2015 by SeaQuake Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
This edition, originally published in 2005 and widely referenced, has been reprinted in 2015 to gives research students in our partner universities wider access to the material. The focus here is on Inter-Agency working in Health, Housing, Education, Crime, Community and through Leadership roles. The articles are crisply written and highly relevant. In some cases, prophetic.
Conceptul şi semnificaţia R(r)elaţii I(i)nternaţionale
Series: Lucrări în Relaţii Internaţionale. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,410. Language: Romanian. Published: September 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
În această lucrare propun două versiuni şi semnificaţii ale conceptului R(r)elaţii I(i)nternaţionale, în speranţa că voi elimina confuzia terminologică existentă.
555 Days in Beijing
Series: The Scrappy Traveller Trilogy, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,900. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
555 Days in Beijing is the story of a Canadian teaching English in China. These journal entries talk about the parts of international travel that come up after the honeymoon period; when you’ve settled in and are living and working as a local. They poignantly and humorously highlight the author’s struggle for recognition as a human being in a foreign culture.
The Rise of the American Teenager
Price: Free! Words: 3,680. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2015. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies
This award-winning essay discusses the social foundations of “teenage” history, and how it was different to be a “teenager” across history. Moreover, this in-depth study will help explain current social phenomena from legal emancipation from a parent to the birth of the “tweener” or pre-teen subcultural notion.
Looking at Women
Series: What Were We Thinking?!. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,730. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies, Essay » Literature
From big-game hunting to understanding NASCAR, women face the challenges of the 21st century with determination and strength. Well, most of them do. Some of them think obsessively about clothes and sex instead. Evan Gillespie reviews a handful of books that, although written by women, are instructive for everyone as examples of the myriad ways that millennial women see themselves.
From Don Juan to Sexual Vampirism
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,300. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2015. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies
From Don Juan to Sexual Vampirism, it is an essay on the amorous behavior of two types of people: Don Juan and sexual vampire.
The Big Fat Book of Hillary's Top Ten Accomplishments and Other Cool Stuff
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,940. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
Hillary fan's, it's time to wet your panties and watch your head explode at this great political satire! Conservatives, it's time to rejoice in the truth. Really, she did accomplish something and you'll see what was. This wonderfully funny book, brings her big fat top ten "accomplishments" and other cool stuff to the forefront for all to admire. Democrats this is political satire so deal with it
Black Blood; The public execution of black life; How to Live in a World with Racism
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,900. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
A black plague has landed upon our doorsteps, more so in low-income black communities and neighborhoods but nonetheless on the heads of our black men. Our black men’s blood is filling the streets around the world fast while the screams of their loved ones fill the air echoing across every social media and news show covering the story.
Wings of Hope: The U.S. Air Force and Humanitarian Airlift Operations - Berlin Airlift, Vietnam, Floods, Disasters, Africa, Provide Comfort for Iraqi Kurds, Bosnia, Hurricanes, Earthquakes, Katrina
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 128,530. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this U.S. Air Force (USAF) book reviews the long and honorable history of humanitarian airlifts - part of a well-established tradition dating back three-quarters of a century to the early days of military flight.
Vivir sin Patria
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,620. Language: Spanish. Published: August 20, 2015. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations
Con este ensayo entramos en las entrañas del diseño medieval de patria que pretende darnos nacionalidad. Es un análisis del marketing nacionalista que nos repiten todos los medios para convertirnos en robots de servicio desechables.
Families and Households Revision Notes for AS and A Level Sociology - AQA Focus
Price: $1.41 USD. Words: 22,960. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Marriage & Family
50 Pages of extensive AS Sociology revision notes covering all of the main topics in the AQA Families and Households Syllabus. Topics included are (1) perspectives, (2) marriage, divorce and cohabitation, (3) family diversity, (4) power and control in relationships, (5) childhood, (6) social policy, (7) demography. No nonsense, just well-structured comprehensive revision/ class notes.
Road Rage: It's All Around Us
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,710. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Most of us are generally nice people until we have to drive somewhere. We wouldn't glare at fellow patrons in a grocery store or a clothing store. We also normally wouldn't try to cut someone off who is standing in line to pay for their merchandise. We know who we are when we are walking around or interacting with other co-workers, but we turn into a different person when we get behind the wheel.
Šaría pre nemuslimov
Price: $2.90 USD. Words: 12,120. Language: Slovak. Published: August 15, 2015 by CSPI International. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Islamic law, Nonfiction » Social Science » Islamic studies
Islam je politický systém s vlastnou zbierkou zákonov, ktorá sa volá šaría. Šaría je založená na úplne iných princípoch ako náš právny systém. Čo znamená právo šaría pre našich občanov? Ako sa nás dotýka? Aké budú dôsledky, ak dovolíme moslimom riadiť sa šaríou a nie našimi zákonmi?
Putování za vodníky
Series: Bohové, bubáci a monstra. Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 75,590. Language: Czech. Published: August 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
Seznamte se s hastrmanem, jak si ho kdysi Čechové představovali. A vydejte se i na pouť za hranice a projděte svět, neboť voda má své nadpřirozené obyvatele všude.