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Beyond Sticks and Stones
Price: Free! Words: 10,250. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology, Nonfiction » Psychology » Child Abuse
It's no secret that bullying is a serious issue for today's youth. With newer technologies giving cyberbullies more tools to work with, and the terrifying reality of bullycide (children killing themselves after being bullied), it's important for parents to be in the know on this topic. This book may be brief, but it is jam packed with important info about the history and various types of bullying.
Food Security in Asia: No Time for Complacency
Price: Free! Words: 3,900. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / general
What are the causes and consequences of the recent escalation and volatility of world food prices, and its implications for Asia? If agricultural productivity problems are not addressed, it is quite possible that food security will be a recurrent world and regional concern in the coming decades, potentially jeopardizing Asia’s economic growth.
Tango Argentino in Buenos Aires- 36 Strategien um Glücklich zu Tanzen
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 61,890. Language: German. Published: May 27, 2014 by Enrico Massetti. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals, Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions
Strategien, Übungen und Ratschlage um immer glücklich Tango zu tanzen. egal ob in Buenos Aires oder anderswo. Dieses Buch ist eine Liebeserklärung an den Tango, speziell an jene Traditionen, die bald verschwinden, wenn wir sie nicht lebendig halten. Patricia Müller stellt uns den Tango vor, in dem sie über seine historische Entwicklung, Persönlichkeiten und wichtigen Plätzen in Buenos Aires.
Our New Tomorrow: A Conversation About Europe
Price: Free! Words: 5,200. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Our New Tomorrow is a written supplement to Paul Okel's series of talks, A Conversation About Europe, intended to respond to the results of the 2014 European Parliament elections. Far from being an end point, the 2014 elections mark the beginning of a critically important moment in the construction of the European Union.
A Single Swim
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 24,670. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disease & health issues, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
A Single Swim follows Courtney Nash's life and death, taking a close look into an amoebic infection few people know about - until it's too late. Tracing as far back as 1960s, Naegleria fowleri and the resulting infection of this parasite have taken more than a dozen lives, with a fatality rate of nearly 100%. This book tells the stories of those victims, and what can happen after a single swim.
Without Contention – the Plight of Homeless Veterans
Price: Free! Words: 8,430. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Human Services
About 60,000 veterans are homeless every night in the cities and towns of America. They are brave men and women who have served their country, and have fallen on difficult times. Of that number, 48,000 veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars have been identified as being currently homeless. This book is about veteran homelessness, as well as what this country is doing to fix this problem.
Venom of Asps
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,130. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Meira bat Erachaim has befriended and was influenced by a wide variety of people from all corners of the world with disparate political opinions and religious beliefs. The places she lived and, more importantly, the people she met helped form her distinctive point of view. Her perspective is unapologetically sincere, sometimes controversial, and never humourless.
A Sense of Freedom
You set the price! Words: 47,460. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
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The true story of a single mother's descent into criminality.
Why Positivity Can Be A Bad Thing!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,850. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Why Positivity Can Be a Bad Thing! is one outlook on the phenomenon called positivity, how it’s changed the world, the people who live in the positive and how they treat those who don’t. The power of positivity can be a good thing if used correctly; if not, those who preach it the loudest are being the biggest hypocrites.
A Darker Shade of Blue: From Public Servant to Professional Deviant - Policing's Special Operations Culture
Price: $8.43 USD. Words: 41,460. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
A Darker Shade of Blue: From Public Servant to Professional Deviant is a first-ever look at the reality of cop culture. Decorated veteran officer, now Chief of Police Scott Silverii, PhD provides a raw look at the process of transforming from idealist applicant to seasoned officer. The focus on policing's Special Operations Groups is unique and promises an eye-opening experience.
Psychology Subdisciplines A Majority View
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 57,880. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » General, Nonfiction » Social Science » Human Services
There may be some debate within the field of psychology and beyond of exactly what a subdiscipline is. Is it a genre, a division, or something completely independent of its own? This is a good question pertaining to both the educational and vocational aspects of the field.
Homeless in America
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,400. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
This is the story of a homeless man and his ordeals. It was experienced, documented and then written by Phil. Phil was once an Electronic Engineer and then a Lawyer. Due to a horrendous state of bad luck and some bad choices, Phil became homeless. He traveled extensively in the eastern part of the USA while he was homeless and tried to cope with life as best as he could.
Kukačka, pták kouzelný
Price: Free! Words: 10,260. Language: Czech. Published: May 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
O funkci kukačky ve starých českých pověstech a pověrách, s přihlédnutím k okolním i vzdálenějším národům
Ruling the World for Beginners
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 180. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Comics (nonfictional), Nonfiction » Social Science » Conspiracy theories
32 pages - Learn how the ruling elite uses banking, the media, the education system and secret societies to effectively rule the planet and control the ignorant masses.
Adam Weishaupt and the Secrets of the Bavarian Illuminati
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 180. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Comics (nonfictional), Nonfiction » Social Science » Conspiracy theories
48 pages, color - Adam Weishaupt and the Secrets of the Bavarian Illuminati – Beginning with the birth of Weishaupt in 1748 right through to his death in 1830, this cartoon exposé reveals the rituals, passwords, symbols, signs and ciphers of the Illuminati.
Promotion Denied
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,010. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations
Promotion: Denied—The Harrowing True Story of Racism, Cover-up, Betrayal and Vigilante Justice at the United States Air Force Academy blows the lid off the shameful secret of the USAF Academy’s history of racism and clearly illustrates why the USAF Academy was known by some black airmen stationed there as “the plantation.”
Myanmar Memorabilia
Price: $9.50 USD. Words: 33,550. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2014 by IG Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
Myanmar Memorabilia/ Thingyan/ The Scripture Examination of Nayon
More Facets of Myanmar
Price: $9.50 USD. Words: 42,870. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2014 by IG Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
More Facets of Myanmar/ For the title I am wholly indebted to Dr. Tin Maung Kyi (Mandalay) whose The Various Facets of Myanmar, I love to point out, is a most captivating book with illustrations published by TODAY more than a decade ago.
FBI Forensic DNA Analysis and Database: CODIS, National DNA Index System, Federal DNA Database Unit (FDDU), Familial Search, Quality Assurance, National DNA Index System (NDIS) Procedures
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 122,460. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
This essential guide to FBI forensic DNA analysis and database management reproduces important guides and manuals, including the National DNA Index System (NDIS) Operational Procedures Manual, FBI Quality Assurance Standards Audit for Forensic DNA Testing Laboratories and Federal DNA Database Unit DNA Buccal Collection Kit Training and Procedures.
Essential Guide to Sexual Assault and Rape - Campus and College Student Victimization, Not Alone: White House Task Force to Protect Students From Sexual Assault, Alcohol on Campus
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 76,040. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Violence & harassment, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sexual abuse & harassment
Eleven reports and documents from the federal government provide an overview of the problem of sexual assault, violence, and rape, particularly against college students, including the April 2014 report of the White House Task Force to Protect Students from Sexual Assault.