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Why We Need Not Marry
You set the price! Words: 12,820. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Marriage & Family
This book is based on the concepts of Evolutionary Science, Philosophy, Genetics, Psychology and Social Science explaining why we need not marry. The main chapter of the book is the costs and benefits of being single, marriage, live in relationship, live apart together and Mosuo marriage system, which everyone must know. The whole book together will help you to decide whether to marry or not.
Revolutionary Discoveries of the 21st Century: The Key to the World’s Transfiguration in the Unified Science Book Series
Price: Free! Words: 4,580. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
According to the God’s calendar, “the fullness of the time” has come for radical changes in His Creation. God desires human society to make the historical transition from the “darkness” of the existing world order, established under the hidden influence of “the ruler of this world”, to the “light” of a new socio-economic system that will be directed by the Creator Himself.
The Ironing Cure: How to iron the easier and faster way
Price: Free! Words: 4,340. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Cleaning & caretaking, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
Stop struggling with the ironing. Do it the better way.
Politics for the Disinterested
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,220. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015 by aLife Beyond Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
In this book, you will learn the basics of the political realm here in the United States, and will learn what some words mean that you might have heard thrown around on TV.
A Derailment
Series: The Rabbit of Usk, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,280. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
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Tells of our hero's attempt to grasp the nature of seasons, English Speaking People, the London Underground and the domination of Saxons by their Norman overlords.
Everyone's An Asshole Except Kids and Seniors: A Book of Normal Thinking
Price: Free! Words: 24,110. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
The feel-good quotes flooding our social media walls often confuse rather than inspire, keep us dissatisfied in our relationships and jobs, and make us feel like we’re never good enough. Thankfully, this book is full of logical and factual thoughts that explain how, despite the world continuing to get worse, the problems you may be having in it have little to do with you.
भारत का सांस्कृतिक विकास: जरूरत आत्म-अन्वेषण की
Price: Free! Words: 18,980. Language: Hindi. Published: January 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Global society studies, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
एक बेहद मासूम सी गुफतगूं की आरजू, शब्दों की सतरंगी पोशाक पहनने की जिद ठाने बैठी थी। मैंने उसे डराया भी कि शब्दों से संवाद की बदगुमानी अच्छी नहीं। पर जिद के आगे झुकना पड़ा। आपसे गुजारिश और यह उम्मीद भी कि आपकी स्वीकृति उसी प्रेम व करुणा के भावों में मिलेगी, जिस भाव में अभिव्यक्ति की अल्हड़ सी कोशिश है। लफ्जों की इस नौरंगी-नार की पजीराई कीजिए। इस संवाद से दिलरुबाई कीजिए।
Myths to Live By
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 106,470. Language: American English. Published: January 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Psychology of Religion, Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
Joseph Campbell famously compared mythology to a kangaroo pouch for the human mind and spirit: "a womb with a view." In Myths to Live By, he examines all of the ways in which myth supports and guides us, giving our lives meaning.
Derailed But Not Defeated, Femspec v. 8
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 4,450. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015 by Femspec Journal. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
My worst fears seemed to be realized when, on my first day, my department chair, a Harvard man nearing retirement, greeted me by saying, “I really hate to see you here. Society wastes its investment when it educates women.” Now a dream more than twenty years after I left that position made me realized that I still needed to clear out some of the psychic stuff I’d left behind and move on.
What to Do When You Are Stuck at Toxic U: Strategies for Avoidance, Salvage, and Survival
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 6,790. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015 by Femspec Journal. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies, Essay » Political
You see, no one at The College, an all purpose label for the small, religious, liberal arts college at which until recently I was tenure track will discuss any reasons why I am in my last year. Considering all the evidence of my outstanding performance, I was stunned and devastated when I got a curt letter of non-renewal.
Professor/Mother: The Uneasy Partnership, Femspec v. 8
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 4,190. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2015 by Femspec Journal. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Balancing work and family
In 1992, I had given birth to a son and had taken a one-year maternity leave, which thereby extended the Post-doctoral Fellowship over three years rather than the usual two. This essay charts a circuitous route toward a tenure-stream position, a route made arduous by a harsh economy and the demands of motherhood experienced for the first time and outside the relative security of tenured academe.
Beyond the Bosporus: The Thracian Connection to Troy
Series: History and Historical Fiction · Rising Fast. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,050. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2015 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Turkey & Ottoman Empire, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
Little is known about the ancient city of Troy, site of the infamous but largely unhistorical Trojan War. Much more has attention has been focused to finding out about the city-state itself but not much about its alliance and trade systems and from where its original inhabitants may have come. So much of its trade and culture was rooted in Thrace, just across the Bosporus.
Rise of the Drone
You set the price! Words: 26,690. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Intelligence is a raffle. All classes produce their quota of genius, competence, mediocrity and the cognitively impaired. The vast majority are in the middle, encompassing competence and mediocrity. This book is about the mediocre but more particularly the mediocre that are born into the upper and middle classes. The problem is that they need somewhere to go.
Introduction to Fundraising Presentation
Price: $7.76 USD. Words: 1,060. Language: British English. Published: January 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Philanthropy & Charity
Introductory Training Presentation in Fundraising for Voluntary Sector New, Small, and Emerging Organisations/Groups.
The Recipes of the Mafia: The Secret Plates of the ’Ndrangheta
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,700. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Italian, Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
These are the recipes of the meals during which the future of some people was decided or which are connected with important historical moments. They are part of the codes of “life and death” (“vita e morte”) that were recovered by the Italian Police in an anti-mafia operation organized in Calabria, on the grounds of the Sanctuary of Madonna of the Mountains. The Code contains 20 recipes
Adaptive Society: Biology Supports Global Law, Consensual Government, and Sustainable Technology
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 83,420. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Global society studies, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Anthropology
Adaptive Society explains why industrial civilization does not “fit” human needs and creates warfare, 80% of disease, extreme wealth differentials, dysfunctional families, dwindling childbirth, state corruption, and high drug consumption. Science can fix everything, but only if humans unite under natural global law, and revert to their naturally evolved, and decentralized, social organization.
Growing Thick Skin: One Consequence of Discrimination Femspec Double Issue v. 8
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 9,090. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014 by Femspec Journal. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
It wasn’t until graduate school that I realized that as a woman my technical aptitude was an issue. I was the first woman in the environmental engineering doctoral program at Michigan Tech University. It was here that I first learned how differently I approached technical problem solving and how that tended to disturb my advisors. Tina Andres is explaining her experience with discrimination.
Be a Hobbit, Save the Earth: the Guide to Sustainable Shire Living
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 185,120. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change, Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
Be a Hobbit examines the problems facing the Earth today through the lens of Tolkien’s world. Middle Earth faced destruction from Sauron and Saruman; our world is under attack from the 'Two Towers’: Ignorance & Fear, and Poverty & Greed. Our world has lost its 'Shireness.' Be a Hobbit is a guide to bringing it back, from the bottom up: one Hobbit, one home, and one Shire at a time.
Bully-Crossing The Line
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,750. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Abuse / general
Three junior high school students are drawn into the world of bullying, their friendship is tested as they each deal with how it affects them.
Where I Stand: On the Signing Community and My DeafBlind Experience
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 39,320. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014 by Handtype Press. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Social Science » People with Disabilities
This collection of essays from one of the country’s leading voices on issues facing the signing community appears at a time of troubling trends and exciting new developments. Filled with startling observations and unapologetic assertions, Where I Stand challenges and broadens readers’ understanding of an important but often overlooked community.