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MUTUAL AWAKENING
Price: Free! Words: 9,140. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
This book is an introduction to a profound spiritual practice called Mutual Awakening. In truth it is better described as a variety of practices of similar form generally worked with in pairs or small groups. These practices, when guided masterfully, lead those engaged into a shared awakening of consciousness not only within the individuals themselves but more importantly in the space between them
The Unheard Voice: Deendayal Upadhyaya as a Postcolonial Thinker
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 630. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
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An Alphabet of Characters from Mythology
Price: Free! Words: 4,960. Language: British English. Published: February 18, 2014 by Dodo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Science / Folklore & Mythology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
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26 iconic deities from around the world, many still revered today, depicted in detailed, line artwork.
Le Storie di Maya e Topo Ao
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,190. Language: Italian. Published: February 16, 2014 by MJpublishinghouse. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Prehistory, Nonfiction » Social Science » Archaeology
Le Storie di Topo Ao e della Piccola Maya ci porteranno indietro di tantissimi anni, verso la fine dell'ultima glaciazione, e con pochi e leggeri tratti sapranno descrivere l'ambiente di quel tempo preistorico. Le piacevoli illustrazioni di Haisan danno colore e forma alla piccola Maya e al suo inseparabile amichetto, Topo Ao!
Valle Imperial: Trabajadores Agrícolas de California
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,370. Language: Spanish. Published: February 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration and Emigration, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Rural
Los jornaleros del Valle Imperial, California, son la imagen exacta del agro estadounidense. El trabajo es por hora o por contrato, el pago es diario y no hay ningún compromiso con las compañías. La contratación es indirecta porque es atrevéz de los mayordomos. El trabajador no tiene garantías laborales. Terminado el día, termina toda relación de trabajo.
En Islam, jardins et mosquées - L’expérience mystique et les modes de stylisation littériare - Voyelles sémitiques et sémantique miusicale
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 12,620. Language: French. Published: February 16, 2014 by AlterPublishing Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Islamic studies, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / History
Trois textes de premier plan sur trois sujets divers et complémentaires : le jardin et la mosquée, symboles de la culture musulmane, la théorie sémantique de la musique au travers de la langue arabe, l’importance des textes mystiques dans l’histoire des religions. Ces trois textes reflètent une passion pour la langue française, la réflexion sur les symboles communs entre christianisme et Islam.
Bormla: A Struggling Community
Price: $49.00 USD. Words: 102,690. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2014 by FARAXA Publishing (USA). Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Urban, Nonfiction » Social Science » Research
Bormla: A Struggling Community is a landmark, mixed methods study in which JosAnn Cutajar presents the current situation of the people of this impoverished, historical, European city in the Maltese Islands. Measures that can be taken by the community, the nation and politicians are also presented, to heal the social ills of this city.
Reincarnation Viewed from the Standpoint of Soul Merging
Price: Free! Words: 7,590. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Death & Dying
This book agrees with skeptics that there is no proof of a deceased personality returning to become the sole occupant of a new physical body. However, it points out that the process of soul-merging (or, spirit possession) is acknowledged by all major religions, as capable of taking place from early childhood.
Piccolo spaccato italiano
Price: $2.65 USD. Words: 18,350. Language: Italian. Published: February 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Global society studies
Piccolo spaccato italiano. Un libro di Antonello Siti (pseudonimo di Antonio Tisi). Frammenti di storia del periodo che va tra la primavera del 2012 a quella del 2014. Uno strettissimo, ma altrettanto significativo, lasso di tempo. Fatti, notizie, statistiche e tendenze di un'Italia recente.
Pardon My Prejudice - America's Excuse for Bigotry
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 29,870. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations
Americans don’t talk enough with each other about bigotry. Yet most of us can identify with that feeling of discomfort as someone blurts out a stupid racial or ethnic remark. “Pardon My Prejudice, America’s Excuse for Bigotry,” is a candid, revealing look at the undercurrent of hatred in our society. Anecdotes, observations, and hard facts make this sensitive subject matter approachable.
Feasts and All Their Finery: Elegant Dining in Old Regime France
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,260. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food, Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » French
Le Grand draws on a classic cookbook and several forgotten memoirs to bring a wealth of details on menus, table decoration, royal households, customs, and entertainments to those who study the Middle Ages, food history, decoration or simply France in all its infinite variety. For the first time, this rich and unique text is available in English.
Thoughts from a Christian Libertarian: Essays, Rants, and Musings
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,950. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Social Issues
A writer and mother thinks about liberty, responsibility, God, and country. She struggles with the realities of being a Christian in a country founded on freedom of conscience, yet drifting toward collectivism and tyranny. She offers ideas for strengthening the family, protecting individual liberty, and generally fighting back against a culture that is in decline.
#EuroMaidan: Rising for Freedom and Democracy in Ukraine
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
This book gives you a photo centric view point on this popular uprising against an oppressive regime. The first of its kind on the market it beholds over 200 photographs of numerous photo journalists from Ukraine capturing the events from the very beginning to the uprisings in late January.
The 90-Minute Effect: How We Shape Our Lives by the Hollywood Formula and Rarely Reach Our Own Happy Endings
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,530. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Storytelling
'The 90-Minute Effect' explores the subtle manner in which all good stories are molded and shows how we as audience members shape our own lives according to what we see on screen and read in books.
Mental Toughness - Mastering Your Mind
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 49,710. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
dr steve harris, successful business man, academic, world champion sportsman, former mind coach for an international sport team and conference speaker. this background has spawned a book on mental toughness. it is based on the outcomes of his phd thesis and goes beyond his scientific and personal truths delving into what leaders in the field and authors claim about mastering your mind
Margins of the Nation: Sri Lanka in Postcolonial Perspectives
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 630. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Global society studies, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
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The Queen Must Live: Mythic Patterns of Royalty, Sexuality, and Mortality
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,380. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2014. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
"The Queen Must Live" is a study of the eternal struggle between male strengths and female powers. Recurrent shared motifs, drawn from these stories, provide a chapter-by-chapter analysis. As a species that could be called Homo narratans, human beings have acknowledged and honored both sides of this perpetual, persistent conflict.
Standing Apart for Reaching the Peak - Follow My Way
Series: Personality Development, Book 5. Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 27,720. Language: American English. Published: January 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
Gradually bringing the focus on the most desired point is the essence of success, and this is achievable only when the person stands on his/her own feet away from mental interventions of the crowd around. Here is an account how I practically stood apart and reached the most desired destination of my life. Each of us has a unique desired destination but ways of reaching that remain the same.
Winston Moseley Murderer Of Catherine Kitty Genovese
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 4,320. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Kitty Genovese was murdered in 1964 in the Kew Gardens section of Queens, NY. Her death was unnecessary. Had any of 38 witnesses acted, i.e. calling police, subduing her attacker, she might have lived. Instead she was left to die near the entrance of her Austin Avenue apartment. She waged a terrific battle before she died. I have profiled her killer, Winston Moseley, from his roots in Alabama.
Viewpoints: The Pros and Cons of Four Contemporary Issues Challenging America
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,830. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Reference
There are two sides to every issue. This book looks at the pros and cons of four of the biggest issues facing America: Gun Control, Immigration, Gay Marriage, Torture Each topic is written about objectively leaving it up to the reader to decide what they believe. This is a collection of previous published books, which may also be purchased separately.