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Wing Rules (Meet Women In Groups With Your Buddy)
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 1,050. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
Sometimes it can be intimidating to meet women who are talking in a group. This very succinct guide can help you to meet women in groups with your buddy.
Radical Response: Free Market Solutions to Global Crises
Price: $8.97 USD. Words: 49,580. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Free enterprise
How do we feed 50% more people by 2050 with an expectation for that food to be grown by millions of small farmers who themselves live in poverty? The answer is not in a single product or even a system, but in an ecosystem that brings together public and private, governmental and non-governmental agencies around the world. The solution already exists. We only need to put the pieces in order.
The Flying Dutchman: Sea Mysteries: Mary Celeste: Bermuda Triangle: Eilean Mor: Buster Crabb: USO
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,620. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend, Nonfiction » Social Science » Storytelling
From the Author of the Internationally Bestselling Books - Red Herrings & White Elephants, What Caesar did for My Salad, Shaggy Dogs, Pop Goes the Weasel, They Laughed at Galileo: Six of history's finest, and famous, sea mysteries.
Scopurile statului mondial
Series: Lucrări despre Statul Mondial. Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 16,050. Language: Romanian. Published: December 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Social Science » Global society studies
Această lucrare explorează #50 de scopuri pozitive ale statului mondial; (ii) oferă un punct de referinţă pentru cei care caută scopuri pozitive ale statului mondial.
L'Essere Umano e la Realtà Strutturale Storica
Price: Free! Words: 518,480. Language: Italian. Published: December 11, 2015. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
La storia umana sarà autentica "maestra di vita" se ne verrà fatta un'analisi rispondente alla realtà dell'evoluzione complessiva della stessa storia umana e, più in generale, della storia delle strutture sociali realizzate da ogni specie vivente. Tale analisi consentirà di prendere coscienza della natura e dei meccanismi evolutivi della realtà strutturale dell'umanità, la quale diverrà adulta.
El estado de los mercados de productos básicos agrícolas 2015-16 (SOCO) Comercio y seguridad alimentaria: lograr un mayor equilibrio entre las prioridades nacionales y el bien colectivo
Price: Free! Words: 38,900. Language: Spanish. Published: December 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Commerce, Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
El objetivo de la presente edición de El estado de los mercados de productos básicos agrícolas es de reducir la actual polarización de las opiniones sobre los efectos del comercio agrícola en la seguridad alimentaria y la manera en que este debería gobernarse para conseguir que una mayor apertura al comercio beneficie a todos los países.
The State of Agricultural Commodity Markets 2015–16 (SOCO). Trade and food security: achieving a better balance between national priorities and the collective good
Price: Free! Words: 30,520. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Commerce, Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
This edition of The State of Agricultural Commodity Markets aims to reduce the current polarization of views on the impacts of agricultural trade on food security and on the manner in which agricultural trade should be governed to ensure that increased trade openness is beneficial to all countries.
La situation des marchés des produits agricoles 2015-16 (SOCO): Commerce et sécurité alimentaire: trouver un meilleur équilibre entre les priorités nationales et le bien commun
Price: Free! Words: 37,570. Language: French. Published: December 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Commerce, Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
L’objectif de cette édition de La situation des marchés des produits agricoles est d’atténuer la polarisation actuelle des points de vue sur les impacts qu’a le commerce des produits agricoles sur la sécurité alimentaire, et sur la manière dont le commerce agricole devrait être régi de sorte qu’une ouverture accrue aux échanges profite à tous les pays.
Was Walt Disney Frozen?: Famous Urban Myths: And Other Legends
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 10,090. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2015. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
From the best selling author of Red Herrings & White Elephants, Pop Goes the Weasel, Ten Minute Mysteries, Urban Myths & Legends and many more... 22 of the World's Most Famous Urban Myths including tales of Walt Disney, James Dean, Eric Clapton, Eddie Murphy, Van Halen & the M&Ms, Mick Jagger and that Mars Bar, Winston Churchill, Albert Einstein, Keith Moos and the Swimming Pool and many more...
Why Is the Future So Young?: Gender and Age in Elizabeth Moon’s Remnant Population By Christy Tidwell
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 3,420. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2015 by Femspec Journal. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Feminism & Feminist Theory
Discussions of the politics of science fiction literature often consider gender, sexuality, race, class, and, more recently, disability; age, however, is far less present within science fiction and science fiction criticism. Few representations of old age spring to mind within the genre, particularly within written works of science fiction.
2 Interviews by Stephanie Rogers, Femspec Issue 15
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 5,130. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2015 by Femspec Journal. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Feminism & Feminist Theory
Interviews with Ursula K. Le Guin and Marge Piercy by Stephanie Rogers
3 Conferences, Femspec Issue 15
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 4,150. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Feminism & Feminist Theory
Includes: MARGARET CRUIKSHANK. Paper from a NWSA Panel on Science Fiction and Ageing: Oakland, 2012 JENNIFER JODELL. Report on “Agents of Change”: Feminist SF Critics Meet Feminist SF Authors at University of Oregon BATYA WEINBAUM. Femspec Salons at OLOC and NWSA, 2014
Book Reviews and Books and Media Received, Femspec Issue 15
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 6,000. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Feminism & Feminist Theory
Desert Years: Undreaming the American Dream, by Cynthia Rich and Look Me in the Eye: Old Women Ageing and Ageism, by Cynthia Rich and Barbara McDonald (Reviewed by Maria Alberto) A Beautiful Marsupial Afternoon: New (Soma)tices, by C. A. Conrad (Reviewed by Maija Hatton) Ardor: Poems of Life, by Janine Canan (Reviewed by Maija Hatton) The Goddess Festival: Restoring the Balance, Faye
Introductions, Femspec Issue 15
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 10,570. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Feminism & Feminist Theory
Introductions by Robert von der Osten, Janine Hatter, and Batya Weinbaum, Femspec's Herstory, Table of Contents, the Annual Report, Contributors, Notes from the Inside by Maija Hatton
Care Work, Age, and Culture in Butler’s Parable Series by Derek Thiess, Femspec Issue 15
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 10,300. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2015 by Femspec Journal. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Feminism & Feminist Theory
With the growing popularity of post-apocalyptic scenarios, not just in SF literature but also in reality television shows about survivalism such as Doomsday Preppers (2011), Octavia Butler’s Parable of the Sower (1993) and Parable of the Talents (1998) are more relevant than ever.
"Malkah, [Old] Age, and Jewish Identity in Marge Piercy’s He, She and It" by Naomi Mercer, Femspec Issue 15
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 7,380. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2015 by Femspec Journal. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Feminism & Feminist Theory
Writing from within the Jewish tradition, Marge Piercy’s novel, He, She and It, contributes to the on-going debate regarding gender equality and kyriarchal conceptions of older women through challenging the inclusion, or exclusion, of the Other including the elder in social institutions. 
Food Snobbery: An Intersectional Analysis of Fat, Feminism, Poverty, Disability & Health
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,260. Language: British English. Published: December 6, 2015 by Outspoken Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Feminism & Feminist Theory
The line between food enthusiasts and food snobs can be a thin one, and when, "It's easier!", "It's cheaper!", etc. drown out your insistence that the intersecting oppressions of disability, poverty, racism and fat-phobia play a part, then that line has been crossed. Food Snobbery, an extended essay by Philippa Willitts, takes an intersectional approach to critically addressing these issues.
François Théodore Thistlethwaite's FRENGLISH THOUGHTS
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 134,550. Language: British English. Published: December 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions
The product of his Anglo-French parents' mixed genes, any one of François Théodore Thistlethwaite's three alter egos – François, the Marxist Frenchman, the conservative Englishman, Thistlethwaite, or Théodore, their voice of reason - can take possession of the man to expound his views on those things which cause the only similarity between French and English to be the colours of their flag.
Good Courts: The Case for Problem-Solving Justice
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 60,570. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2015 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology, Nonfiction » Law » Courts and trial practice
Public confidence in American criminal courts is at an all-time low. Victims, communities, and even offenders view courts as unable to respond adequately to complex social and legal problems including drugs, prostitution, domestic violence, and quality-of-life crime. Judges and attorneys think that the courts produce assembly-line justice. But problem-solving courts offer an effective alternative.
Understanding Predatory Leadership: The First Step Toward a World Free of War, Corruption and Poverty
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,910. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
This book describes how narcissists and psychopaths are successful at gaining power and control, and then manipulate and exploit instead of lead. By learning how these predators, without conscience or concern, initiate and sustain actions and policies that cause so much harm to so many around the world, readers will be able to make better choices leading, eventually, to a kinder civilization.