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Slavery and the Penal System
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 93,080. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2016 by Quid Pro, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Slavery, Nonfiction » Social Science » Penology
The groundbreaking study of penal slavery throughout the ages is finally available again. Previously a rare book, despite the fact that it is widely quoted and cited by scholars in the field of sociology, penology, and criminology, it can now be accessed easily worldwide and be assigned to classes. Now in its 40th anniversary edition, Sellin's classic book adds a new Foreword by Barry Krisberg.
Napoli ed il "Partenopeismo"
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,000. Language: Italian. Published: April 28, 2016 by Meligrana Giuseppe Editore. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Urban
Cercare di analizzare il "fenomeno Napoli", più che la "questione Napoli" è da sempre impresa ardua, dati i tantissimi luoghi comuni che permeano tale realtà. L'unica strada percorribile, in tal senso, consiste nell'effettuare una ricerca che parta da lontano, e che, soprattutto, analizzi la realtà partenopea con occhio disincantato, al fine di cogliere sfumature, sensazioni ed aspetti importanti.
Team Tanzania: A Personal Reflection of a Vine Trust Work Party Member
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,690. Language: British English. Published: April 28, 2016 by Gilead Books Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Social Issues, Nonfiction » Social Science » Developing & Emerging Countries
People talk of ‘life-changing experiences’. This book describes such an event. Heading out to Tanzania as part of a Vine Trust Work Party to help some of the world’s poorest children orphaned by Aids, this is the author’s personal account of what happened. Both heart-warming and heart-rending, if you read this book, you will want to do something to help change the lives of others for the better.
Exploring the Concept of Water Tenure
Price: Free! Words: 33,560. Language: Simple English. Published: April 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Natural Resources, Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
This paper seeks to provide answers to the following questions: (a) What is water tenure? (b) Does water tenure really exist or is water simply too different from other natural resources policies and practices? (d) Is there scope for further work on the possible development of guidelines on water tenure?
Policy Analysis Paper: Policy Mainstreaming of Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services With a Focus on Pollination
Price: Free! Words: 15,810. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Farming
FAO developed a protocol to identify and assess pollination deficits in crops – resulting in a global meta-analysis, with data from eleven countries. Results emerging from this endeavour give strong indication that pollination deficits may exist in a wide variety of farming systems across the world.
Prince Death Cult – Who Killed Prince and Why They Cover It Up?
Series: Illuminati and Conspiracy. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,830. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2016 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Social Science » Conspiracy theories
Why Prince died? Is there a media cover-up of what actually happened? If so, who's involved? This is NOT a biography book about the pop legend Prince. This is a wake-up call for millions of fans around the world, because Prince was a very private person. We are going to uncover some of the mysteries about his death and the entertainment industry...
Strengthening Coherence between Agriculture and Social Protection to Combat Poverty and Hunger in Africa: Framework for Analysis and Action
Price: Free! Words: 19,510. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
By drawing from concrete country experiences, the Framework will help to clarify the benefits of strengthening coherence between agriculture and social protection, and to identify the options available for achieving this through policy and programming.
Strengthening Coherence between Agriculture and Social Protection to Combat Poverty and Hunger in Africa Diagnostic Tool
Price: Free! Words: 18,040. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
This Diagnostic Tool can assist you in: identifying and mapping the scope and nature of linkages between agriculture and social protection interventions in their countries, including supportive and constraining factors; and understanding people’s experiences and perceptions of linkages between agricultural and social protection programmes.
Produire plus avec moins en pratique: le maïs, le riz, le blé: Guide pour une production céréalière durable
Price: Free! Words: 58,820. Language: French. Published: April 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Farming, Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
On trouvera dans le présent guide une application concrète du modèle Produire plus avec moins de la FAO pour une intensification durable de la production des cultures fondamentales en matière de sécurité alimentaire, à savoir le maïs, le riz et le blé.
Ahorrar para crecer en la práctica: maíz, arroz, trigo: Guía para la producción sostenible de cereales
Price: Free! Words: 58,080. Language: Spanish. Published: April 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Farming, Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
En la presente guía se describe la aplicación práctica del modelo de la FAO de intensificación sostenible de la producción agrícola “Ahorrar para crecer” en los cultivos fundamentales para la seguridad alimentaria mundial, esto es, el maíz, el arroz y el trigo.
Getting Pretty Good at Barely Getting By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,360. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides, Nonfiction » Social Science » Poverty & Homelessness
The author, while sharing parts of his personal story about the struggle of living on a less-than-poverty-level income, reveals the strategies he still uses that keep him from going hungry and being homeless. The book goes beyond the traditional advice about coupon-clipping and buying things on sale. It offers realistic and timely money-saving tips the reader can start using immediately.
Socio-semantics of Amity
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,880. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Linguistics / Sociolinguistics
SOCIO-SEMANTICS OF AMITY is an essay, from the Socio-semantics, about amity. This is explored in its dimension of relationship between people, but also as a study tool to address the complexity of relations between peer groups, whether academic associations or bands to commit crimes.
Essential Guide to Harriet Tubman: Underground Railroad, Civil War Intelligence and Spying, Leadership, Life of Slavery, Servant Leader, Spirituality, Women in the Civil War, Minority Women Officers
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 201,640. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Social Science » Black studies (global)
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book reproduces a number of important government reports and studies dealing with the incredible life of Harriet Tubman.
USAF Attacked: An Essay
You set the price! Words: 4,650. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Exposé of media plots to sabotage and undermine nuclear deterrence of USAF. 'Fail Safe', 'Dr. Strangelove', chemtrails conspiracy highlighted. Suggestions why the USAF comes under particular attack by internationalists, Whore Babylon clique.
Magic: Symbols and Texts of Magic
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 36,160. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
Here, the magic is studied in its linguistic and semiotic aspects and is defined as well: Magic is objectified language and symbols to operate with power over the world by a magician to the particular interest of an user into a community, whose interaction constitutes a system.
The Utility of Mass Violence: The Value of Use Without Significant Restraint, Great Jewish Revolt Against Romans and Warsaw Ghetto Uprising During the Holocaust, War as Vehicle for Nation Building
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 116,770. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
Could it be that our violent tendencies are not necessarily all bad? This is precisely the topic we will explore. Using the events of The Great Jewish Revolt against the Romans in 66 AD and the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising during the Holocaust, we will strive to answer the question: what is the utility of mass violence?
Michelle Alexander’s The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 4,310. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
This is a Summary of Michelle Alexander’s The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness With dazzling candor, legal scholar Michelle Alexander argues that by targeting black men through the War on Drugs and decimating communities of color, the U.S. criminal justice system functions as a contemporary system of racial control.
The New World Revolution
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,370. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2016 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Now is the time for the peasant, the urban worker, all native sons to stand up to tyranny and oust Europeans and their influences! Only the blood of the colonial oppressors will spare our children! Though we may not live to see our country free, every one of us can have freedom now as we refuse to bear the bondage with which we have been held for so long. Many of us may die as soldiers.
Within Our Reach: A National Strategy to Eliminate Child Abuse and Neglect Fatalities - 2016 Report of the Commission to Eliminate Child Abuse and Neglect Fatalities, Special Populations, Support
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 55,580. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Children's Studies, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Child abuse
This report discusses the Commission’s findings and presents both a comprehensive national strategy for fundamental reform and recommendations specific to populations in need of special attention, including children currently known to child protective services agencies and at high risk for fatality, American Indian/Alaska Native children, and African American children.
Princesa de un cuento de terror
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 80,270. Language: Spanish. Published: April 15, 2016 by ChiadoEditorial. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sexual abuse & harassment
María Eugenia es una joven inteligente, hermosa, con el mundo a sus pies, en búsqueda de su principe perfecto, para cumplir el sueño de su anhelado cuento de hadas. Encuentra al joven principe en Fernando, nuestro co/protagonista y comienza a vivir su cuento de hadas pero él, se convierte en un amor prohibido y son separados.