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International Conference on Linguistics, Language and Culture Research: Conference Proceedings
Price: Free! Words: 17,820. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Global society studies, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The conference is well attended by representatives from more than 5 universities from 3 different countries all over the world and with participation of higher education institutional policymakers, governmental bodies involved in innovating HE, deans and directors, educational innovators, university staff and umbrella organizations in higher education
The Mafia and Long Island Prostitution
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,500. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Prostitution & sex trade
Connie McCallister and Esther Vigliatore were two of the madams arrested in the Long Island prostitution scandal of 1964. The network was unique involving housewives from Suffolk and Nassau Counties. There were also floaters from New York City who prostituted themselves in the operation. Authorities believed that the business was mob connected. Johnny Dio and Frank Costello's names were mentioned.
A Chance to Say Goodbye: Reflections on Losing a Parent
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 54,180. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging, Nonfiction » Social Science » Death & Dying
Author, Lisa J. Shultz embraces a challenging and often avoided topic of facing the end-of-life stage of a loved one. With courage, vulnerability and love, she recounts her dad's storied life, including its difficult ending. Wrought with what she felt was unnecessary suffering in for all involved at the end, she strives to help others find a more peaceful final chapter of life.
Going To Ghana - My Adventure in Africa as a Baby
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 2,940. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Social Science » Africana
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A heart-warming story of how a child can interpret life and culture using family conversations, memories and photos as a template. Born in Australia as the son of an African father and an Australian mother, the young author Zion Nyakpo says his discovery of Africa is “my first real adventure in life.” The book is delightful, gentle and thoughtful.
A Day in the Life of an Autistic Mind
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,830. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » People with Disabilities, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Issues / Special Needs
When a mother discovered that her twelve-year-old autistic son has defied the rules of science and suddenly began to show signs that the simplest elements of life can help him to escape the clutches of autism; - she swiftly sent her conscience on a life-changing mission to bring his hidden dreams into reality.
Рождённые В Феврале
Series: Анти-Гороскоп: «Программное Обеспечение» Homo Sapiens. Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 26,480. Language: Russian. Published: May 27, 2017 by HPA Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » General reference » Curiosities & wonders
А вы знаете, что рождённые 17 февраля в високосные годы или 18 февраля в не високосные не только считают себя хранителями самих принципов существования, сосредоточением всех процессов и без которых ничто в мире существовать не может, но и помешаны на «золотом тельце»? Что деньги для них это всё: их жизнь, их животная страсть, основа их существования, где всё за деньги и всё ради денег?
People Born In February
Series: Anti-Horoscope: Human “Software”. Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 31,070. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2017 by HPA Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » General reference » Curiosities & wonders
Did you know that people born on February 17 of leap years or February 18 of common years not only consider themselves guardians of the very principles of existence, the concentration of all processes, without which nothing in the world can exist, but are also obsessed with the "golden calf?" Did you know that money for them is everything: their life, their passion, the basis of their existence?
You Can Save African Lives by Buying This Book!
You set the price! Words: 2,050. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2017 by Publisher Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Philanthropy & Charity
This short eBook lists 9 reputable groups acting towards alleviating many issues in sub-Saharan African. A portion of the sale of this eBook will go to the author's fundraiser page for "The Water Project".
Poverty In Reading PA: An Academic Case Study With Adaptable Template
Price: $14.95 USD. Words: 11,910. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2017 by Bill Clarkson. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Poverty & Homelessness
An overall objective of the case is to facilitate a change in student perspectives of poverty, both globally and domestically. A sub-goal of the case study is to inform teaching professionals how to integrate the Reading, PA case materials into their own curriculums, as well as the potential adaptation of the principles and methodology to the study of other American communities suffering the devas
The Feminist Lie
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 43,760. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Men's Studies, Nonfiction » Law » Civil rights
(5.00 from 1 review)
Feminist ideology has seeped into every aspect of our society. This book is a sobering true story of tragedy, suicide, and murder directly caused by feminism. It not only chronicles true stories that show feminism's discrimination against men, it's backed by peer-reviewed research. Additionally, it includes investigative journalism that proves feminism was never about equality.
Samenvatting van Robert Cialdini's Invloed
Series: De klassiekers collectie · Beïnvloeden Collectie · De Cialdini collectie. Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 10,730. Language: Dutch. Published: May 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
Efficiënte, in 45 minuten te lezen Nederlandstalige samenvatting van Invloed, de klassieker uit 1984 die in 2013 geheel is herzien en nog aantrekkelijker is gemaakt met recente inzichten, onderzoeken en voorbeelden van beïnvloedingstechnieken. Het boek is een overzicht van de psychologie van ‘meegaandheid’ waarin we ontdekken welke factoren maken dat we (automatisch) ‘ja’ zeggen tegen een verzoek.
Beyond Apologies: Defining and Achieving an Economics of Wellbeing
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 40,640. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economic conditions, Nonfiction » Social Science » Developing & Emerging Countries
Widespread beliefs about economics have led to growing income gaps between the rich and the poor, and to increasing destruction of the environment that sustains us all. In order to achieve something better, we must identify and counter the myths that hold us back. Beyond Apologies makes the case for an economics not of waste and inequality but of wellbeing.
AI Civil Rights: Addressing Artificial Intelligence and Robot Rights
Price: Free! Words: 5,230. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Intelligence (AI) & semantics, Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Should artificial intelligence be granted civil rights? Is an AI civil rights movement on the horizon? Let's explore the possibilities of granting or denying artificial intelligence the rights enjoyed by US citizens. Decide for yourself if AI should be considered 'people', and whether or not they should be granted their own rights.
Sosyoloji
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 19,490. Language: Turkish. Published: May 16, 2017 by noktaekitap. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Sosyolojide kültür; insanların toplumda yaşamaları sebebi ileöğrendikleri şeylerin toplamıdır. Bu açıdan her toplumun kendine özgü bir kültürü vardır. Kültür belli gruplara ya da kişilere has olmayıp, bir toplumun üyeleri o toplumun kültürüne sahiptir. Bu konuda en önemli tanım E. Taylor’un yaptığı kültür tanımıdır.
Pat's Tavern
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 31,290. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Social history, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
A personalized history of a Chicago neighborhood as I lived if during the 1930's, 40's and 50's as told through stories, poems and essays including photographs.
The Anatomy of Peace | Summary
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,280. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
The Anatomy of Peace: Resolving the Heart of Conflict is an effective 2006 literary publication by the Arbinger Institute. This guide is an informative tool which utilizes imaginary personalities to show its messages. There are also featured information methods for restraining political, individual, and also organizational problems.
Making the Objective and Subjective Worlds One
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 9,010. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
This book addresses what I believe to be the special challenges of the Chinese people. I lived and worked in China for over ten years. Also appended to this very small book is a copy of the Huttner/Orwell Treaty/Amendment, a proposed multinational treaty agreement and 28th Amendment to the US Constitution. It's what we most need to modernize our government and civilize and sustain our world.
Женосовершенство
Series: Spiritual renovation. Price: $3.59 USD. Words: 28,410. Language: Russian. Published: May 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Global society studies
Из сборника "Духовное". This is theoretical about a female sex by structure of everething and psycological-astrological discover. Или: это теория о женском поле по структурам всего и психологическо-астрологических исследованиях.
Curious Histories of Provence: Tales from the South of France
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 29,740. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions
What better way to really understand a region than by learning its history and listening to its stories? In this book, I’ll share with you some of the intriguing tales that I’ve discovered about that magical place known as Provence. From cicadas to dragons, and Nostradamus to Buffalo Bill, this book is filled with informative and entertaining stories about the south of Franc
Muito Além D'uma Favela
Price: Free! Words: 4,430. Language: Portuguese. Published: May 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Demography
Na atualidade o Distrito Federal possui a maior renda e é uma das regiões com maior nível de escolaridade do país. Entretanto, a capital federal da República revelou um cenário que cresce no mesmo ritmo que o poder aquisitivo da população, conhecida pelo nome de "Sol Nascente"