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International Conference on Language, Psychology, Culture and Education: Conference Proceedings
Price: Free! Words: 82,740. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Nonfiction » Social Science » Global society studies
Presenters outline their work under the following main themes: Language, Linguistic and Speech Resource Development, Interdisciplinary in Language Teaching and Learning, Language and Popular Culture, Psychology, Culture, Education, Environment and Modernization, Arts & Humanities, Inculcation of Culture Through Education, Evaluation of Learning Technologies.
Painting By Numbers: How to sharpen your BS detector and smoke out the experts
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 35,190. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2017 by Layla Dog Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Statistics, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / science & technology
BETTER NUMERICAL LITERACY ISN'T JUST DESIRABLE; IT'S ESSENTIAL Numbers are supposed to be more solid than words, less subjective. They are not. "The numbers don't lie," say experts. Yet they very often do.In Painting By Numbers, you get wisdom, humor, and twelve commandments anyone can apply to separate numerical BS from valid results. Essential reading for every student and every citizen.
Rights of Man
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 90,810. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2017 by Coventry House Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Written by famed political theorist Thomas Paine, "Rights of Man" argues that popular political revolution is permissible when a government does not safeguard the natural rights of its citizens. It defends the French Revolution against Edmund Burke's attack in "Reflections on the Revolution in France" (1790), and is considered a classic statement of faith and egalitarianism.
The Iconology of Pinterest
Price: Free! Words: 55,090. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Research, Nonfiction » Social Science » Linguistics / Sociolinguistics
This research explores the unique sense-making behaviors of independent user-curators actively contributing to an evolving social digital collection.
Haunted Asylums: Chilling Cases Of Deserted Psych Wards, Haunted Asylums, Spooky Graveyards And True Ghost Stories
Price: Free! Words: 9,210. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Conspiracy theories, Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
Even on the best of days, most of us would hardly like to enter asylums where, for lack of a better word, ‘crazy’ people are housed. These institutions are often like the black ops of hospitals – they are there, but they are hardly spoken about or given the attention they deserve...
Capitalism Explained: How Do The Bankers Win And You Lose?
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 23,340. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Who manages the economy in the West? Why do food prices and rents increase even when more houses are built and more food is produced and huge productive capacity sits idle? Why do unemployment and underemployment increase? And above all, why stay uninformed about these most basic aspects of life?
Famous Quotes About Racism
Price: Free! Words: 6,140. Language: American English. Published: March 1, 2017 by Westhoff Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations
We live in a globally connected world. Racism should be a thing of the past, and yet, it still exists. This book explores some of the root causes of racism, and how we can overcome it. Famous celebrities, writers and politicians discuss their experiences with racism in their own words.
The Anacostia Diaries: The Rants of a Madman
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 69,380. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political, Nonfiction » Social Science » Poverty & Homelessness
The Anacostia Diaries is an account like no other. It is the story of living in a neighborhood blighted by violence and deprivation, a look at the flaws which exist in American society and the reality of living amongst drug dealers, addicts, gun crime and the racial prejudices which continue to haunt the United States.
The Unholy War: Feminism's Hidden Battle
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,590. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2017 by One Room Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Feminism & Feminist Theory
In this ground-breaking book, Rosario Jones attempts to reveal the true face of misogyny the world over. We know it as The Patriarchy, but our knowledge is limited and theoretical. In an attempt to further our understanding of the oppressive forces which rule us, Jones traces the very origin of The Patriarchy back to where it all began. If knowledge is power, The Unholy War is an armoury.
Suspended Disbelief: Role of Department of Defense in Interagency Foreign Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Response – Case Studies of Haiti Earthquake, Super Typhoon Haiyan Operation Damayan
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 28,070. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief, Nonfiction » History » Military
What actions, if any, will make foreign humanitarian assistance and disaster response (FHA/DR) operations in the Department of Defense (DOD) more effective? The requirement for interagency responses to events of great magnitude has created the need for leaders of those participating organizations to grasp what is required of them during those instances.
A Guide to Denmark and the Happy People #hygge #happiest People # Denmark
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,730. 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.
The Appearance of Solidity: Media and Culture in the Electric Age
Price: $4.59 USD. Words: 98,530. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies, Nonfiction » Social Science » Future Studies
Using Marshall McLuhan’s insights as an impetus, 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
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,030. 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.