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The Transgender Monologues, Gender, Sexuality, and LGBT Life
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 63,540. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Transgender, Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies
This is a different, informative, and entertaining book regarding issues of life, which will interest LGBT people but mostly transgender people, their loved ones, and students/professionals in the social sciences. Within the 58 monologues are a close examination of everyday issues. The author, is the winner of the Best Storyteller Award at NYC Fresh Fruit Festival of 2012.
Identical Treatment in the Machine of the Law, The Quest for Transgender Civil Rights
Price: Free! Words: 38,490. Language: American English. Published: December 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Politics and society, Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies
For an easy way to understand transgenderism and explain it to others read this book. Also, read this book's over 50 speeches that are loaded with ideas and arguments when lobbying for transgender civil rights. For a full discussion of transgenderism see this author's other book "Transgender Complete, A Virtual Handbook" also sold at most eBook retailers.
Directives d'application volontaire à l'appui de l'intégration de la diversité génétique dans les plans nationaux d'adaptation au changement climatique
Price: Free! Words: 13,340. Language: French. Published: December 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change, Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
Les Directives ont pour objectifs de favoriser l’utilisation des ressources génétiques pour l’alimentation et l’agriculture à l’appui de l’adaptation au changement climatique et de soutenir leur in- corporation dans les plans nationaux d’adaptation au changement climatique.
Directrices voluntarias en apoyo de la integración de la diversidad genética en la planificación nacional de la adaptación al cambio climático
Price: Free! Words: 13,340. Language: Spanish. Published: December 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change, Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
Las Directrices tienen en cuenta las características de los diferentes recursos genéticos para la alimentación y la agricultura, los cuales hacen frente a retos y oportunidades distintos en relación con el cambio climático. Los objetivos de las Directrices consisten en promover el uso de los recursos genéticos para la al - imentación y la agricultura en la adaptación al cambio climático.
Voluntary guidelines to support the integration of genetic diversity into national climate change adaptation planning
Price: Free! Words: 10,700. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change
The guidelines take account of the characteristics of different genetic resources for food and agriculture which face different challenges and opportunities in respect to climate change. The objectives of the guidelines are to promote the use of genetic resources for food and agriculture in climate change adaptation and support their integration into national climate change adaptation planning.
British Myths & Legends: Good Short Stories: Legends that made Britain Great
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,340. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend, Nonfiction » History » Essays
From the bestselling author of Red Herrings & White Elephants, Shaggy Dogs, Pop Goes the Weasel, Urban Myths & Legends, Ten Minute Mysteries and many more...... A wonderful collection of short stories recalling some of the popular British legends and heroes who, once upon a time, made Britain great.
Urban Myths & Legends: Good Short Stories: Tales of Revenge and The Rich & Famous
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 9,120. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2015. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
From the bestselling author of Red Herrings & White Elephants, Shaggy Dogs, Pop Goes the Weasel, What Caesar did for My Salad and many more.... Good Short Stories & Urban Legends: Tales of Revenge and the Rich & Famous
"Brother Soldier Back On The Front Line"
Thinking about “Coming to America”, this is the book of social commentary that you will need if you really want to acquaint yourself with life in America. Already in America, this is the book of social commentary that allows you to “see” between the lines, “to read” what is not written, that bridges the gap between communities and helps to balance things out.
"All That You Touch You Change": Utopian Desire and the Concept of Change in Octavia Butler's Parable of the Sower and Parable of the Talents by Patricia Melzer, Femspec Issue 3.2
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 12,530. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2015 by Femspec Journal. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Feminism & Feminist Theory
This analysis examines two literary narratives by Octavia Butler, Parable of the Sower (1993) and Parable of the Talents (1998) that elucidate the intersection of three fields in Western thought: the notion of utopia, feminist politics and theory, and feminist science fiction.
"Journey through Mlle. De Scudery’s Carte de Tendre" by Gloria Orenstein, Femspec Issue 3.2
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 8,110. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2015 by Femspec Journal. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Feminism & Feminist Theory
La Carte de Tendre or the Map of the country of Tenderness can be viewed as a precursor of many board games, and, one might also claim that it foreshadows certain contemporary computer games. However, I see it more as a map of Mlle. De Scudery’s desire, and of the emotional geography of the territory of her political ambition and her sexual imagination.
Surviving Tracy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,720. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief
In 1974, the most destructive tropical cyclone recorded in Australia’s history devastated Darwin on Christmas Eve, turning the city into a war zone. This book is a collection of survivor stories.
David Bowie & Mick Jagger - And Other Rock & Roll Urban Myths
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 5,360. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2015. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Conspiracy theories
From the Author of the Internationally Bestselling Books - Red Herrings & White Elephants, What Caesar did for My Salad, Shaggy Dogs, Pop Goes the Weasel, Ten Minute Mysteries and many more..... Essays of Rock & Roll Urban Legends including the famous stories of David Bowie & Mick Jagger's love affair,Paul McCartney's car crash, Van Halen's M&M tantrums, Mick Jagger and that Mars Bar & Keith Moon
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.