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A guide to Denmark and the happy people #Hygge #Happiest people # Denmark
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,720. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
A guide to Denmark and the happy people #Hygge #Happiest people # Denmark This book will try to explain "”Hygge”" and give a more broad explanation of the Danes and the society that surrounds them. There are more things than "”Hygge”" that made the Danish people become the happiest people in the world several years in a row.
Operational Use of the U.S. Army Reserve in Foreign Disaster Relief (FDR) to Support the Government's Strategic Use of Humanitarian Assistance and Response - Effect of Climate Change, Urbanization
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 28,610. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief
Although it is impossible to predict the future, the operational environment of 2025 and beyond may require additional military support to the United States Government's agencies in Foreign Disaster Relief (FDR). Global climate change, urbanization, growing natural resources scarcity, and other factors will increase the need for humanitarian assistance (HA) and disaster relief.
El Estado y la Revolución
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 42,200. Language: Spanish. Published: February 23, 2017 by Aurora Ebook. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
El Estado y la Revolución (que fue escrito por Lenin en agosto y septiembre de 1917) se ha convertido en un clásico de la literatura marxista por la solidez de sus fundamentaciones y porque en la lucha de ideas nunca dejó de ser actual.
Summary: Hillbilly Elegy by J.D. Vance: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis
Price: $3.21 USD. Words: 5,170. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Rural, Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic studies
This book summary is created for individuals who want to flesh out the essential contents but are too busy to go through the entire book. This book is not intended to replace the original book. Best selling author of “Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis”, Yale Law School alumna and ex-Marine J.D.
The Appearance of Solidity: Media and Culture in the Electric Age
Price: $4.59 USD. Words: 98,260. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies, Nonfiction » Social Science » Future Studies
Using Marshall McLuhan’s insights as an impetuous, this meandering tale draws upon novels, radio and television shows, film, and trending internet platforms and gaming to discuss the influence of media in a world increasingly wrapped in the fibre optic cables of the technological age. This idiosyncratic examination is an interrogation of media's cultural influence and subsequent societal change.
Rotary Foundations and Grants 2: Directory by State for the United States
Series: Rotarian Economist Short Books. Price: Free! Words: 29,130. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business, Nonfiction » Social Science » Volunteer Work
To make it easier for grant applicants to find Rotary foundations to which they could apply in the United States, this book provides a directory of these foundations by state and by city. Apart from location, the names and (when available) the assets of foundations are provided. A separate book in this book series provides an introduction to Rotary foundations for applicants as well as Rotarians.
Rotary Foundations and Grants 1: An Introduction for Applicants and Rotarians
Series: Rotarian Economist Short Books. Price: Free! Words: 10,210. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business, Nonfiction » Social Science » Volunteer Work
Navigating the world of Rotary foundations is not an easy task for grant applicants. This book is the first in a set of two on Rotary foundations and grants. The objective is to make it easier for grant applicants to understand Rotary and think about how and where to apply for grants. The book also helps in better documenting the contributions that Rotarians make to their communities.
Canadian? Me? - Celebrating Life in This Land Together
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,140. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration, Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions
"Canadian? Me?" is for anyone who wants to celebrate the experience of living in this land. Want to put some meaning into the holidays? Want to feel included rather than excluded? "Canadian? Me?" is for you! In a pageant-style meant to capture the spirit of Being Canadian, the book presents a model for shared celebration times and "reasons for the seasons".
What Does Service Mean in Rotary? Simple Stories of Inspiring Rotarians
Series: Rotarian Economist Short Books. Price: Free! Words: 13,190. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business, Nonfiction » Social Science » Volunteer Work
Rotary’s motto is "Service above self.” What does this mean in practice? This book answers this question by providing examples of the service work that Rotarians actually do. The book also explains Rotary’s “avenues of service.” The hope is that through simple stories of Rotarians at work, readers will understand what service in Rotary is all about, and be inspired for their own volunteer work.
Sociology: Research Methods and Theories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,700. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Methodology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
This reference and revision guide looks at the methodological approaches chiefly used by positivists and interpretivists in sociological research. It examines the advantages and disadvantages of using primary and secondary data, qualitative and quantitative research methods, as well as whether or not sociology can truly be objective.
How to Generate Sales and Leads on the Social Media
Price: $20.00 USD. Words: 8,630. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Skills, Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
Hi there. Have you been struggling to generate sales or even leads on the social media and is like you are frustrated with all your promos and adverts on the social media without no tangible results? i bring good news for you. You can! This book will teach you the step by step on how to go about it. Broadcasting your affiliate links or websites or your products will not work. what works? The book
The Human Civilization
Series: The One. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,040. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Throughout this book, I create a comprehensive model of a civilization from all perspectives: cognitive, objective, higher, and empirical, model that may be used to study and understand any civilization. I also use this model in order to study the Human Civilization, along with all civilizations influencing the Human Civilization, directly and implicitly.
WHEN THE OBAMA’S LOVE, AMERICA LOVES The Times, The Moments and the Message of Barack and Michelle Obama
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 42,800. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships, Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations
Now that the Obama's have left the White House, their commitment to humanity has not stopped. While in the White House, the Obama's represented elegance, class, and respect for the millions of people that expected less of them. Whether you disagree with governmental policies or social issues, you cannot deny that they respected values of every American. This book is dedicated to their message, and
Regional Gender Strategy and Action Plan 2017–2019 for Asia and the Pacific
Price: Free! Words: 7,580. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Feminism & Feminist Theory
The Regional Gender Strategy and Action Plan aims to provide focus for the FAO gender-related work in Asia and the Pacific and identify delivery mechanisms for the period 2017-2019.
Averting risks to the food chain: A compendium of proven emergency prevention methods and tools
Price: Free! Words: 22,750. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
This publication, based on 23 FCC-EMPRES information sheets published on a monthly basis by the FCC Intelligence and Coordination Unit of the FAO Agriculture and Consumer Protection Department, showcases some of the best practices currently in use. It promises to help experts, policy makers, national institutions, and development workers in our joint pursuit of a world without hunger.
Reaching Resilience - Achieving Community Wellness through Focusing, a Training Manual
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 32,020. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief
In 2002, Dr. Patricia Omidian had the opportunity of designing a community wellness course for Afghan teachers for the International Rescue Committee (IRC). Her program was hugely successful and before long, Focusing trainers elsewhere noted the success of Pat’s approach and asked her advice in taking Community Wellness Focusing to El Salvador and Hait and other locales across the globe.
Sherlock Holmes non è morto
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,530. Language: Italian. Published: February 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Labor rights, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Urban
Con una raffica d’interventi l’Autore scava nell’attualità dei nostri giorni. Non risparmia critiche al potere e affonda i suoi giudizi appuntiti come la lama di un coltello nel tessuto sociale più scottante. Questa non-fiction politicamente scorretta è scritta in uno stile non convenzionale e si legge come le pagine di un romanzo. Il romanzo della vita, dove ormai la realtà supera la fantasia
You Can't Sleep Here: A Clown's Guide to Surviving Homelessness
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,080. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief, Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
Homelessness is like a snowstorm - you never know when it'll strike. I wrote this book from my first-hand perspective of homelessness. It's to help you deal with life in the unforgiving street. My approach is humorous in nature, after all, isn't being homeless bad enough without me making it seem so hopeless?
Our Digital Rights to the City
Price: Free! Words: 10,330. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Social aspects / general, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Urban
‘Our Digital Rights to the City’ is a small collection of articles about digital technology, data and the city. It covers a range of topics relating to the political and economic power of technologies that are now almost inescapable within the urban environment. Edited by: Joe Shaw and Mark Graham.
Secession: Plan “V” Toward a 2nd Vermont Republic (2VR)
Price: Free! Words: 5,890. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2017 by Fomite. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Given the exigencies of the time, Fomite offers a series of bound pamphlets on urgent political, social, cultural, and organizing issues from a radical, anti-capitalist viewpoint.