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The Anacostia Diaries: The Rants of a Madman
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 69,370. 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: 12,870. 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.
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
الوقف الإسلامي كآلية لتمويل وتنمية قطاع المشروعات الصغيرة
You set the price! Words: 12,020. Language: Arabic. Published: February 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Islamic studies
ويهدف هذا البحث الى دراسة نظام الوقف الإسلامي كآلية لتمويل وتنمية قطاع المشروعات الصغيرة .
2020년 세계
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 2,140. Language: Korean. Published: February 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Global society studies, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Forecasting
모든 연령대의 젊은이들을 위한 재미있고 영감을 주는 이야기들. 2020년의 환상적인 세상에 오신 것을 환영합니다. 2020년 세계에 대한 환상적인 이야기들.
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.
WHEN THE OBAMA’S LOVE, AMERICA LOVES The Times, The Moments and the Message of Barack and Michelle Obama
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 42,800. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships, Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations
Now that the Obama's have left the White House, their commitment to humanity has not stopped. While in the White House, the Obama's represented elegance, class, and respect for the millions of people that expected less of them. Whether you disagree with governmental policies or social issues, you cannot deny that they respected values of every American. This book is dedicated to their message, and
Regional Gender Strategy and Action Plan 2017–2019 for Asia and the Pacific
Price: Free! Words: 7,580. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Feminism & Feminist Theory
The Regional Gender Strategy and Action Plan aims to provide focus for the FAO gender-related work in Asia and the Pacific and identify delivery mechanisms for the period 2017-2019.
Averting Risks to the Food Chain: A Compendium of Proven Emergency Prevention Methods and Tools
Price: Free! Words: 22,750. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
This publication, based on 23 FCC-EMPRES information sheets published on a monthly basis by the FCC Intelligence and Coordination Unit of the FAO Agriculture and Consumer Protection Department, showcases some of the best practices currently in use. It promises to help experts, policy makers, national institutions, and development workers in our joint pursuit of a world without hunger.
Sherlock Holmes non è morto
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,520. Language: Italian. Published: February 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Labor rights, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Urban
Con una raffica d’interventi l’Autore scava nell’attualità dei nostri giorni. Non risparmia critiche al potere e affonda i suoi giudizi appuntiti come la lama di un coltello nel tessuto sociale più scottante. Questa non-fiction politicamente scorretta è scritta in uno stile non convenzionale e si legge come le pagine di un romanzo. Il romanzo della vita, dove ormai la realtà supera la fantasia
You Can't Sleep Here: A Clown's Guide to Surviving Homelessness
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 75,080. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief, Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
Homelessness is like a snowstorm - you never know when it'll strike. I wrote this book from my first-hand perspective of homelessness. It's to help you deal with life in the unforgiving street. My approach is humorous in nature, after all, isn't being homeless bad enough without me making it seem so hopeless?
Our Digital Rights to the City
Price: Free! Words: 10,330. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Social aspects / general, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Urban
‘Our Digital Rights to the City’ is a small collection of articles about digital technology, data and the city. It covers a range of topics relating to the political and economic power of technologies that are now almost inescapable within the urban environment. Edited by: Joe Shaw and Mark Graham.