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Water Accounting for Water Governance and Sustainable Development: White Paper
Price: Free! Words: 14,010. Language: Simple English. Published: April 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
There is growing interest in water accounting, why it is needed, what benefits it brings, and equally important, how it can be put into practice. Water accounting is about quantifying water resources and uses of water, much like financial accounts provide information on income and expenditure.
Comments on Sasha Newell's Article (2018) "The Affectiveness of Symbols"
Series: Re-Articulations. Price: $1.80 USD. Words: 6,510. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Anthropology
In the February 2018 issue of Current Anthropology, Sasha Newell, a Professor in Brussels, Belgium, publishes an essay with the subtitle, "Materiality, Magicality, and the Limits of the Antisemiotic Turn". These comments re-articulate Newell's argument using models based on the category-based nested form. In the process, the interventional sign is discovered.
Rukopis Dowland
Price: $1.75 USD. Words: 3,310. Language: Serbian. Published: April 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Freemasonry & Secret Societies
Rukopis Dowland pisan je, najverovatnije, sredinom XVI veka. Opisuje Stare dužnosti zidara-masona. Original, pisan na svitku pergamenta, izgubljen je, ali se prepis objavljen u januarsko'junskom broju časopisa The Gentleman's Magazine 1815. godine. Treći je najstariji masonski rukopis, a ovo je prvi prevod na srpski jezik.
Just Think about It
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,010. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2018 by Magenta. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
A collection of think pieces on a variety of topics: the environment (who owns the water, climate change as entertainment, … ), business (the limits of advertising, business in denial, …), individual rights and social issues (making certain words illegal, slutwalks, …), ethics (should parents need to be licensed, what's wrong with selling our organs, ...), education (the failure of …), and so on.
Food Traceability Guidance
Price: Free! Words: 28,630. Language: Simple English. Published: April 4, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Food-content guides
This document presents a set of criteria and traceability requirements to guide actors within the food industry to develop and implement a traceability system in selected food sectors that allows them to respond rapidly to food safety events.
Who Are You? What is Your Faith? America's 21st Century Alt-Right and Catholic Social Doctrine (Rev. ed.)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 59,570. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2018 by Hope & Life Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Exploring the question of the Executive Orders titled Protecting the Nation from the lens of Scripture and the teachings and praxis of the Catholic Church, Bartolo-Abela elucidates in this book how race is the key sociopolitical ordering factor at play in the history and current state of America in relation to fundamental human rights and the inviolable dignity of human persons.
Is the Death Penalty Just? (Vol 4, HLP Christianity Series)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism, Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
Capital punishment has been a feature of society since the beginning of time. But is the death penalty just?
Migrants and Refugees in Catholic Social Doctrine (Vol 3, HLP Christianity Series)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,420. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism, Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration and Emigration
Migrants and refugees have long been considered vulnerable populations within Christianity, but many, Christians included, remain to this day insufficiently knowledgeable about the specificity of the Church's views on the matter. Addressing how the Catholic Faith has regarded voluntary and forced migration, this book provides the teachings of the Church on the subject matter.
Can 'Just War' Exist? (Vol. 1, HLP Christianity Series)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,150. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism, Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
'Just War' doctrine has been a feature of Christianity since ancient times. But can a war ever be just?
Bulgarian Survival (Personally Tried)
Price: $1.99 $1.59 USD. (20% off until March 31, 2019!) Words: 31,400. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions, Essay » Sociology
This is an essay about basic rules for living by low living standard, as in Bulgaria. The material is quite motley in its character, yet isn't abstract but is based on checked by the author methods & techniques. It contains: general advices for reasonable life, main strategies for survival, concrete recommendations for subsistence in urban conditions, and some special skills; + poetical Appendix.
A Critique of Mindless, Robotic, and Destructive Mass Tourism
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 12,910. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2018. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Social Science » Global society studies
Calling it Genghis-Bozo Tourism, the author describes the various destructions wrought by mass tourism, which is a new, modern form of colonialism when practised on ancient cultures or in already overcrowded and otherwise resource-stressed countries. In this the author draws on the experience of his 40 years of tourism or expatriate living in 40 different countries,to propose a few solutions.
Base referencial mundial del recurso suelo 2014: Sistema internacional de clasificación de suelos para la nomenclatura de suelos y la creación de leyendas de mapas de suelos. Actualización 2015. Informes sobre recursos mundiales de suelos 106
Price: Free! Words: 69,680. Language: Spanish. Published: March 27, 2018 by Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
La presente publicación constituye la versión revisada y actualizada de los Informes Mundiales sobre el Recurso Suelo No. 84 y 103, incluyendo el sistema internacional de clasificación del suelo.
Мировая реферативная база почвенных ресурсов 2014: Исправленная и дополненная версия 2015
Price: Free! Words: 56,190. Language: Russian. Published: March 27, 2018 by Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
Настоящая публикация представляет собой переработанную и обновленную версию Всемирного доклада по почвенным ресурсам № 84 и 103, в том числе международную систему классификации почв.
Base de référence mondiale pour les ressources en sols 2014: Système international de classification des sols pour nommer les sols et élaborer des légendes de cartes pédologiques.Mise à jour 2015
Price: Free! Words: 67,870. Language: French. Published: March 27, 2018 by Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
Cette publication est une version révisée et mise à jour des Rapports sur les Ressources en Sols du Monde no 84 et 103 et présente le système de classification des sols international.
World Reference Base for Soil Resources 2014: International Soil Classification System for Naming Soils and Creating Legends for Soil Maps – Updated 2015
Price: Free! Words: 62,690. Language: Simple English. Published: March 26, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science
This publication is a revised and updated version of World Soil Resources Reports No. 84 and 103 and presents the international soil classification system.
Rukopis Cooke
Price: $1.75 USD. Words: 4,580. Language: Serbian. Published: March 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Freemasonry & Secret Societies
Prevod rukopisa Cooke napisan je u prozi, na osnovu prevoda sa srednje-engleskog jezika, koji je takođe pisan u prozi. Ovo je drugi po redu prevod jednog masonskog teksta o starim dužnostima na srpski jezik, i sledi nakon poeme Regius koji je "ispevan" u dvanaestercu. S obzirom na sadržaj, rukopis Cooke je izvanredna dopuna i, u neku ruiku, objašnjenje Regiusa.
Infringe Me? A Solution to Consider for Gun Violence in America
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 39,060. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
Gun violence in America has affected us all. Have we become so engrossed in the oppositions that we have overlooked a solution that is avalable to us starting today? Infringe Me? addresses the root causes of gun violence, and offers a solution that we can all live with, to save lives, to make America a safer place, without cancelling the rights or security of any citzen. If we can come together.
The Blank Ebook: A social experiment
Price: $0.99 USD. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Global society studies
Be part of our social experiment to see if people would be willing to buy a blank book! The total number of sales made (or not) will be published on Dec 31st 2018 on our Facebook page: @revenantpublishers and Instagram account : Revenant Publishers
FAB STV: Four Averages Binomial Single Transferable Vote.
Price: Free! Words: 52,020. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
The Single Transferable Vote (STV) is the “Super-vote”. Four Averages Binomial Single Transferable Vote (FAB STV) is the super-vote super-charged. Part one includes the classical school, especially by HG Wells, for “scientific method of voting” versus all the deficient distractions. If you understand Meek method, then you are in a good position to follow the blueprint for FAB STV in part two.
Poema Regius
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 6,680. Language: Serbian. Published: March 21, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Freemasonry & Secret Societies
Ovaj rukopis se smatra najstarijim masonskim tekstom i navodno potiče iz 1390. godine. Odnosi se na tzv. "Stare dužnosti" , dokumente koji određuju dužnosti članova loža. Svi operativni masoni su, pri prijemu u ložu, morali da polože zakletvu da će ih poštovati. Do sada je Poema Regius prevedena na svega nekoliko svetskih jezika. Ovo je prvi i, za sada, jedini prevod na srpski jezik.