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Outspoken: A Decade of Transgender Activism and Trans Feminism
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 128,680. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Transgender
Julia Serano (author of Whipping Girl and Excluded) combines elements of memoir, historical account, gender theory, and activist philosophy in her third book, Outspoken. This collection (spanning a decade of her work as a writer and trans feminist) provides an insightful overview of where transgender activism has been, and compelling analysis of where it should head in the future.
El estado mundial de la agricultura y la alimentación 2016: Cambio climático, agricultura y seguridad alimentaria
Price: Free! Words: 73,210. Language: Spanish. Published: November 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
El Acuerdo de París, adoptado en diciembre de 2015, representa un nuevo principio en el esfuerzo mundial por estabilizar el clima antes de que sea demasiado tarde.
La situation mondiale de l'alimentation et de l'agriculture 2016: Changement climatique, agriculture et sécurité alimentaire
Price: Free! Words: 72,230. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
L’Accord de Paris, adopté en décembre 2015, est un nouveau départ dans l’action mondiale visant à stabiliser le climat avant qu’il ne soit trop tard.
The State of Food and Agriculture 2016 (SOFA): Climate change, agriculture and food security
Price: Free! Words: 58,350. Language: French. Published: November 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
The 2016 SOFA report presents evidence on today and tomorrow’s impact of climate change on agriculture and food systems. The report assesses the options to make agriculture and food systems resilient to climate change impacts, while minimizing environmental impacts. It shows that making agriculture and food systems sustainable is both economically and technically feasible.
The modern world: experience, problems and prospects: materials of the II international research and practice conference October 31th, 2016
Price: Free! Words: 84,630. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Research
The collection is the research and practice edition which includes the scientific articles of students, graduate students, postdoctoral students, doctoral candidates, research scientists of Russia, the countries of FSU, Europe and beyond, reflecting the processes and the changes occurring in the structure of present knowledge.
Political Theory
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,030. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2016 by Can Akdeniz. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Read this book to learn the fundamentals of the political theory.
This Is That: Travel Guide To Canada
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 21,920. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
Discover the majesty of Canada—or what the internet calls “One of North America’s Top Three Must-Visit Nations”—in this laugh-out-loud, farcical travel guide from the country’s most celebrated comedy team, This is That.
Green Card Warrior
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 22,630. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2016 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration and Emigration
How one man took on The State Department and won his quest to be an American immigrant – overcoming sabotage, political persecution and the odds.
Rethinking the BBC: Public Media in the 21st Century
Price: Free! Words: 56,270. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
Rethinking the BBC: Public Media in the 21st Century brings together some of the most influential and creative thinkers on media politics and policy in the UK and beyond. It is a vital contribution to the debate on public media at a moment of rapid change.
Positive Thinking in a Dark Age: Essays on the Global Transition
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,690. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2016 by Puma Negra Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural, Essay » Sociology
Positive Thinking in a Dark Age is a collection of fourteen essays written over the past fifteen years by visionary activist, thinker and teacher, Jim Tull and published by C.S. Drury and Puma Negra Publishing. In a contentious world where social action usually means either direct aid or some form of political response, these essays together promote a ‘third way’.
Flight Plight: An Examination of Contemporary Humanitarian Immigration from Honduras, Cuba, and Syria to the United States with Considerations for National Security - Cuban Adjustment Act, ICE, Visas
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 53,790. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General, Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration and Emigration
The study explores how the United States can balance its identity as a nation of immigrants with its increasing security concerns within forced migrant populations. The research describes various philosophies of and motives for migration and the United States' role as an international destination for refugees.
Maxwell's Demons
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,370. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2016 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Nonfiction » Social Science » Future Studies
Science fiction and science fact, humor and adventure, all await when you enter the unpredictable world of... MAXWELL'S DEMONS
The Astral Mirror
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,810. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2016 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Nonfiction » Social Science » Future Studies
Here are a dozen and a half views of the world, past present and future, as seen through the Astral Mirror....
Orion and the Conqueror
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 95,210. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2016 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
Orion travels to the time of Alexander the Great, battling to save the future of mankind, and his own soul.
Fearless Tennis & living
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 16,330. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Methodology
Fearless Tennis uses tennis asa metaphor for developing courage and confidence and controlling anger anxiety etc. in sports and in life in general
The Washington D.C. Strangulation Murders 1929-1935
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
The murders of Victoria McPherson, Mary Baker, Beulah Limerick and Corinna Loring have common denominators. Each woman was young and attractive. McPherson was the only one of the victims who was married but Loring had planned to wed a day after the day she was murdered. 3 of the women were strangled and 1 of these was also shot. Beulah Limerick died from a bullet fired by a .25 caliber pistol.
Cigarette et Soleil Vert
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,540. Language: French. Published: October 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Social Science » Methodology
Vous apprendrez dans mon livre comment je suis revenue à la vie de manière pratiquement MAGIQUE grâce à un événement merveilleux. Je vous explique comment je peux courir alors que je ne pouvais même pas marcher. J'y ai cru, toujours et encore et j'y suis arrivée. J'ai eu confiance. Bataille contre ma maladie emphysème BPCO, tuberculose, manque de souffle. Impression de mourir.
The Human Conspiracy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,680. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Conspiracy theories, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
Throughout this book, we identify, model, and understand how and why the Human Conspiracy takes place on all social levels, building this background, mass connective conspiracy to follow authorities alongside everything that they implement, control, and achieve in the world. We study premises and consequences, in all details and from all perspectives.
Women, Wisdom & Wealth
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,950. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal finance / retirement planning, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
Women are filled with wisdom derived from their values, their experiences and their contributions to their friends, families and causes. This may be obvious, but what is not obvious is why so many women are so poorly equipped financially at the times in their lives when it becomes most important. You will learn: To plan your financial life organically To think about your future holistically
Adam Hochschild’s Spain In Our Heart: Americans in the Spanish Civil War, 1936 – 1939 | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
This is a Summary of Adam Hochschild’s Spain In Our Heart: Americans in the Spanish Civil War, 1936 – 1939 From the acclaimed, best-selling author Adam Hochschild, a sweeping history of the Spanish Civil War, told through a dozen characters, including Ernest Hemingway and George Orwell: a tale of idealism, heartbreaking suffering, and a noble cause that failed.