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I Was Just Thinking
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,180. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Marriage & Family
This book reveals the power of positivity, expresses hope and love, and is full of personality. The encouraging words will increase your personal and professional life. The author’s belief is that this book will create positive powers in the life of the reader. He wrote the book specifically for his children to show them that they are always on his mind.
Essays in Group-Cognitive Science
Price: Free! Words: 78,110. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Methodology
Essays in Group-Cognitive Science includes introductions to Computer-Supported Collaborative Learning (CSCL) research, methodology and findings. It documents the innovative approach of the Virtual Math Teams Project from 2002-2015. The project's influential methods of interaction analysis have not been described and motivated in such detail before.
Atul Gawande's Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 5,810. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes, Nonfiction » Social Science » Death & Dying
This is a Summary of Atul Gawande's Being Mortal, where this bestselling author tackles the hardest challenge of his profession: how medicine can not only improve life but also the process of its ending.
Black Children and the U.S. Education System
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 11,060. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Children's Studies
This book explains why black children are falling way behind white students academically in U.S. Schools. I explain all the social and economic disparities that has contributed to this problem. This book gives a detailed history of education in this country from slavery to present day in relation to blacks.
Price: Free! Words: 2,700. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Genealogy, Nonfiction » Social Science » Storytelling
Creative non-fiction piece about a family myth, ancestors, memory and the truth.
Media Moner
Series: Words To Elate. Price: $1.23 USD. Words: 13,680. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » General reference » Curiosities & wonders, Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
Bolton is paranoid about the media, he tries to make sense of what it really is, how it functions its purpose, aims and goals in the society and how it has influenced him over the past decades , although he is very scared of finding himself in the media spotlight someday, at the same time he discovers an urge, an important value the world owes the media.
Lasting Relationship: Top 7 Secrets
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,440. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Emotional healing, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Marriage & Family
Many couples tend to create a lasting relationship for themselves but they end up creating an enabling milieu for all types of unwanted relationships.
The Concept and the Meaning of I(i)nternational R(r)elations
Series: Papers in International Relations. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,700. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
In this paper I propose two versions and two meanings of the concept I(i)nternational R(r)elations, hoping that I will eliminate the existent terminological confusion.
Terra Nova: Global Revolution and the Healing of Love
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,430. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2015 by Verlag Meiga GbR. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Anthropology
"Terra Nova: Global Revolution and the Healing of Love." is the essence of over forty years of work on the question of whether humanity and the Earth can be healed. It shows how a morphogenetic field of peace is organized from within, and to what forces it could connect in order to oppose the global forces of violence and so make possible a future without war.
The Man Issue: The Social-Spiritual Hue of Man
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,420. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships  » Men's sexuality, Nonfiction » Social Science » Men's Studies
Exploring the role of men and masculine energy in our society and culture, understanding the archetypes of the male and the importance of a healthy expression of masculinity.
Dirt Ordinary
Series: Shining a Light. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,840. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2015 by Tharsis Highlands. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Conspiracy theories, Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
Would it shock you to find that there are at least 489 new conspiracies starting every second? This is a conservative figure. From kids conspiring to steal cookies, to governments conspiring to go to war -- you will discover just how true it is that conspiracies are "dirt ordinary."
Neil Peart: Cultural Repercussions
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 52,670. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2015 by WordFire Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
An in-depth examination of the words, ideas, and professional life of Neil Peart, man of letters.
One and One Make Five
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 71,140. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2015 by Bookpal Australia. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
‘One and One Make Five’ is a collection of stories and anecdotes based on the experiences of a family living in a wattle and daub house on a small farm in the bush between the years of 1932 to 1942. It illustrates the challenges of living without water or electricity and the hardships encountered due to a ten year drought and The Depression.
Právo šaría pro nemuslimy
Price: $2.90 USD. Words: 15,520. Language: Czech. Published: September 11, 2015 by CSPI International. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Islamic studies, Nonfiction » Law » Islamic law
Islám je politický systém s vlastní sbírkou zákonů, která se nazývá šaría. Právo šaría stojí na úplně jiných principech než náš právní systém. Mnoho jeho nařízení se týká nemuslimů. Co znamená právo šaría pro naše občany? Jakým způsobem se nás dotýká? Měli bychom jej vůbec povolit?
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.