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Die heilige Matrix: Von der Matrix der Gewalt zur Matrix des Lebens. Grundlagen einer neuen Zivilisation.
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 137,970. Language: German. Published: April 18, 2017 by Verlag Meiga GbR. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Anthropology
Wodurch kann das Kräfteverhältnis zwischen Gewalt und Frieden so verändert werden, daß das gesteckte Ziel einer gewaltfreien Erde erreichbar erscheint? In präzisen Denkschritten werden die geistigen Fäden des Buches aufgenommen und zur „politische Theorie“ miteinander verknüpft. Was hier geschrieben steht, ist High Tech für den Frieden. Der menschheitliche Traum vom Frieden könnte heute gelingen.
Семантические войны
You set the price! Words: 183,430. Language: Russian. Published: April 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
Чтобы по-настоящему оценить картину, на нее требуется смотреть с некоторого расстояния, знать и понимать все историческое развитие человечества. Тогда проблемы и вызовы страны увидятся в глобальном, общечеловеческом контексте. В этом и состоит задача статей Дмитрия Бергера - создать энциклопедию, чтобы дать возможность читателям увидеть большую картину, найти пути в изменяющемся мире.
Education and EFL in Taiwan: Policy and Practice
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 105,660. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2017 by Warrior Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Urban
A focus on systemic problems & issues of EFL teaching/learning in Taiwan. Despite goal posts constantly shifting, nothing changes: rote learning, exams, hierarchic structures, culturally-based vis-a-vis earned respect, cheating/plagiarism, credentialism, profiteering, linguistic incompetence,& political infighting persist. Despite 9yrs of EFL many college graduates are not competent in English.
Creative Mythology (Masks of God, vol. IV)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 277,700. Language: American English. Published: March 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend, Nonfiction » History » Middle ages
Explore the power of myth as it exploded from medieval Europe into the modern world. In this fourth volume of The Masks of God — Joseph Campbell's major work of comparative mythology — the pre-emimenent mythologist looks at the birth of the modern, individualistic mythology as it developed in Europe beginning in the twelfth century A.D. up through the modernist art of the twentieth century.
What's Up? A Definitive Guide To Surviving Life In Black America
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 143,570. Language: American English. Published: December 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Black studies (global)
What's Up? A Definitive Guide To Surviving Life In Black America deals with the very unique yet complex issues that have adversely and negatively impacted Black Americans. These issues are discussed in depth with concise and cogent action plans for resolution and change.
Shattered, Shattered People, and Shattered Future: The Congolese Situation
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 113,980. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Social Science » Black studies (global)
This book is about reminding Congolese politicians of the need to heal the mind of the nation and in informing our people that, in general, Leucoderm people are the root of all our problems. The solution to the Congolese situation is a collective catharsis and the building of a platform where Black people will have to create the wealth for their people.
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.
Chasing the Chronicles of Childhood
Series: The Stolen Childhood. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 130,380. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions
"At first sight you struck me as a very daring person," she smiled, pulling the roof glass before her to mirror her face. "I like that" "I've had a colorful life living on the edge," I diced my vision off her. "Intimidation and manipulation carries no weight at this point." "Is that so, what can I say, I must have spotted your gallantry at first sight," she closed it and sat back optimistically.
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
Anglicans in Postcolonial Africa
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 108,740. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Based on 319 face-to-face interviews with 319 Kenyans across the Anglican Church of Kenya (ACK) between 2005 and 2010, this is the most up to date and comprehensive account currently available on Kenyan Anglicanism in the post-colonial era.
Science is Ethics as Electics.
Price: Free! Words: 117,500. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Research & Methodology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
A universe, by definition independent, implies its own freedom. The debate, whether the universe is determined or governed by laws of chance, takes the opposite ends to a range from zero to infinite choice. Science is measurement, whose logic is an increasing power of choice to give the most accurate information. Knowledge and freedom depend on each other. They are the dynamic of progress.
Not Tragically Colored: Freedom, Personhood, and the Renewal of Black America
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 104,920. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2016 by Acton Institute. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Minority Studies
Despite a seemingly endless series of programs, discussions, and analyses—and the election of the first African-American president—the problem of race continues to bedevil American society. Could it be that our programs and discussions have failed to get at the root of the problem? Ismael Hernandez strikes at the root, even when that means plunging his axe deep into the hard soil of political...
Essential Guide to Harriet Tubman: Underground Railroad, Civil War Intelligence and Spying, Leadership, Life of Slavery, Servant Leader, Spirituality, Women in the Civil War, Minority Women Officers
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 201,640. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Social Science » Black studies (global)
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book reproduces a number of important government reports and studies dealing with the incredible life of Harriet Tubman.
The Utility of Mass Violence: The Value of Use Without Significant Restraint, Great Jewish Revolt Against Romans and Warsaw Ghetto Uprising During the Holocaust, War as Vehicle for Nation Building
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 116,770. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
Could it be that our violent tendencies are not necessarily all bad? This is precisely the topic we will explore. Using the events of The Great Jewish Revolt against the Romans in 66 AD and the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising during the Holocaust, we will strive to answer the question: what is the utility of mass violence?
Leading Air Mobility Operations in Complex Humanitarian Emergencies - Joint Doctrine Review and Analysis, Practical Realities for Mission and Political Success, Who Moved My Cheese?
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 109,500. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book provides an educational foundation for Mobility Air Forces (MAF) charged with leadership of complex humanitarian emergencies (CHE).
Feminine Mysticism: the Secrets of the Empowered Feminine
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 105,930. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2016 by Ananda Gurukula Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
A huge perspective opens on these pages into the cosmic dance of feminine and masculine, the amazing unfolding of planetary and human evolution...Feminine Mysticism offers practical tools for deepening one's self-awareness and for tackling the challenges of everyday life. The Great Council of Grandmothers speaks the same message: It is time for all women to heal the world by becoming the powerful
Command and Control of Military Forces in the Homeland - Lack of Unity of Effort between National Guard and Federal Military Forces in Disasters and WMD Incidents, Posse Comitatus, Hurricane Katrina
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 115,120. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique study examines the question of how command and control of military forces in support of civil authority can be achieved when the scope of a crisis requires federal involvement.
Mythbusting the Cult of Confucius
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 172,310. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
The mythbusting book about China the world needs, this book rocks the boat. It explains Chinese culture with reference to Confucianism being a brutal control system rather than wisdom. It also takes a compassionate understanding of the Chinese people as victims of some of the worst human rights abuses ever perpetrated. Plainly written, it clarifies the so-called mysteries.
To Steal a Child
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 231,530. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology, Nonfiction » True Crime » Hoaxes & deceptions
A case history of child abduction. “There is always a better way to do things.” D.L.Baron
Un Asunto Del Chulel (Alma)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 176,750. Language: Spanish. Published: February 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Developing & Emerging Countries
Una historia de revelación espiritual de una joven en Honduras, Dinora, quien huye de su hogar y un padrastro abusivo, ella llega al mar Caribe a buscar refugio, cuando llega allí descubre que tiene que vivir como varón para eludir los peligros de una sociedad muy prejuiciosa y cruel.