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Wise Democracy-Discovering Solutions to Intractable Problems (The Future of Western Civilization Series 1)
Series: Future of Western Civilization, Book 29. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,160. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Jim Rough interviewed by Psychiatrist Dr Nicholas Beecroft. Jim is an expert in Wise Democracy. He originated the technique called dynamic facilitation which he now uses with Wisdom Councils, a social process designed to empower large systems of people. In this interview Jim describes how the quality of conversation which really counts along with the people who have that conversation.
German Identity and Patriotism-Healing the Wounds, Integrating the Shadow (The Future of Western Civilization Series 1)
Series: Future of Western Civilization, Book 25. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,700. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Adrian Wagner interviewed by Psychiatrist Dr Nicholas Beecroft. Adrian is an emerging German leader. Aged 26, from the Millennial Generation “X,” he writes on social transformation and integral consciousness. In this interview, he discusses German Identity and Patriotism; the state of German consciousness, it’s healing and integration.
Myths and Maxims
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,890. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend, Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions
Myths and Maxims documents some of the beliefs and lore of Trinidad and Tobago and by extension the rest of the Caribbean. It is packed with elders' advice on how to survive in today’s world and the phrases that reflect these teachings.
Rainbow Nation Navigation - A practical guide to South African cultures (revised edition)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 60,880. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
With 11 official languages and an abundance of cultures, interacting with South Africans can be very complicated. Rainbow Nation Navigation offers a guide to the background, history and habits of each main South African culture: from Zulu to Afrikaner; Tswana to Xhosa; Pedi to Venda. Fun illustrations. Fascinating facts. Updated statistics. Main greetings tips. Even taxi culture!
Fuite de l'Absolu: Observations cyniques sur l'Occident postmoderne. volume II
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 212,010. Language: French. Published: April 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution, Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
Une société peut-elle se passer de mythes? C’est une question cruciale, car le mythe joue un rôle fondamental pour le développement d'une civilisation. Fuite volume II jette un regard décapant sur un monument culturel, la théorie de l'évolution. Il fait appel à des données provenant à la fois de l'anthropologie et de la philo de la science et expose les limites de la science.
Bonds, Fields and Intentions-Culture Catches Up with Science (The Future of Western Civilization Series 1)
Series: Future of Western Civilization, Book 9. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,910. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
Lynne McTaggart is the award-winning author of international bestselling books The Bond, The Field and The Intention Experiment. She is an internationally recognized spokesperson on the science of spirituality. In this interview with Dr Nicholas Beecroft, Lynne explores the Future of Western Civilization using many fascinating examples from her work.
Generational Cycles-Predicting the Future (The Future of Western Civilization Series 1)
Series: Future of Western Civilization, Book 20. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,000. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Social Science » Demography
In this interview with Dr Nicholas Beecroft, Neil Howe explains the theory and sets out his observations of the current stage of the generational cycle during this “Fourth Turning” crisis period. He describes the interactions between all the various generations and predicts how the future in areas as diverse as security, immigration, family life and spiritual values.
The Future of Western Civilization Series 1 Book 1: Psychiatrist Dr Nicholas Beecroft interviews Visionary Leaders
Series: Future of Western Civilization, Compilation 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,500. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Dr Nicholas Beecroft, interviews visionary leaders about British Patriotism-A Newcomer’s Perspective. The Next Big Shift-From Machine to Living System. Global Simultaneous Policy Making. The Future of Capitalism. Transpartisan Politics. Creating Heaven on Earth. Bonds, Fields and Intentions. Leadership with Integrity. Wisdom-Lost and Rediscovered. The Living Universe. Organizational Democracy.
Sexist Shit that Pisses Me Off
Series: Shit that Pisses Me Off. Price: Free! Words: 58,300. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014 by Magenta. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Feminism & Feminist Theory, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
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The title says it all. A collection of 110 exposes and analyses of everyday sexist shit that pisses me off.
Positive Patriotism-The Evolving British (The Future of Western Civilization Series 1)
Series: Future of Western Civilization, Book 18. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,850. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Chris Parish Interviewed by Dr Nicholas Beecroft. Chris is a leading voice in the emerging field of evolutionary spirituality. Having grown up as a postmodern liberal, he used to feel that patriotism was relic from a bygone age which had no relevance to the modern world. After all, it was associated with imperialism, racism, war, nationalism so it was best consigned to the history books.
Vanishing Village: The Struggle for Community in the New West
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,810. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Rural, Essay » Sociology
Just a few miles beyond the bright lights of the Las Vegas Strip and the surrounding suburbs, a quiet village vigorously resists the insistent pull of the metropolis. The villagers believe the modern way, the urban way is not necessarily the best way. They want to make their own rules and set their own standards, insisting that one size does not fit all.
The Sociology of the Professions: Lawyers, Doctors and Others
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 115,510. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Legal Profession, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Dingwall and Lewis's renowned compilation of theorists and empirical researchers into the sociology of the professions was groundbreaking when first published in 1983 and has influenced scholars and professionals since. The new digital edition features a substantive new Foreword by Professor Sida Liu of the University of Wisconsin. Not limited to one occupation or field, as are many such studies.
Political Moments
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,640. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Political Moments is a collection of quotes taken from the novel 'A Dangerous God, bastards of angels' and other works. It covers areas such as war, politics, evolution, free will, religion, humanism, tyranny, liberty, economics.
Plumbatae
Price: $2.75 USD. Words: 12,810. Language: Spanish. Published: April 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Archaeology, Nonfiction » History » European
Arqueología experimental de la plumbata, un dardo tardorromano lastrado con plomo y lanzado a mano. Tablas de alcance, balística de efectos.
The Future of Western Civilization Series 1 Book 4: Psychiatrist Dr Nicholas Beecroft Interviews Visionary Leaders
Series: Future of Western Civilization, Compilation 4. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 71,360. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
Dr Nicholas Beecroft Interviews: Unleashing Human Potential-Soleira Green Wise Democracy-Jim Rough Mindfulness-Dr Nicholas Beecroft Evolutionary Leadership-Peter Merry The Future of Europe-Helen Titchen Beeth Ending the Culture War-Phil Neisser & Jacob Hess The Future of Western Civilization Progress Report-Dr Nicholas Beecroft interviewed by Melanie Mortiboys
The Future of Western Civilization Series 1 Book 3: Psychiatrist Dr Nicholas Beecroft interviews Visionary Leaders
Series: Future of Western Civilization, Compilation 3. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 73,080. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
Dr Nicholas Beecroft Interviews: Generational Cycles-Neil Howe Catalyzing Change-Peggy Holman Successful Nations-Richard Barrett Resurrecting Christianity-Bishop Michael Nazir-Ali German Identity & Patriotism-Adrian Wagner Compassionate Healthcare-Dr Robin Youngson New Money-Jordan MacLeod
The Future of Western Civilization Series 1 Book 2: Psychiatrist Dr Nicholas Beecroft interviews Visionary Leaders
Series: Future of Western Civilization, Compilation 2. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 67,900. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
Dr Nicholas Beecroft Interviews: The West is Best-Insights from the PR Man to the Stars-Howard Bloom Evolutionary Enlightenment-Living from your Creative Impulse-Andrew Cohen Renaissance 2-Catalyzing the 2nd Renaissance-Dr Robin Wood Positive Patriotism-The Evolving British-Chris Parish The Master Code-The Theory that Explains Everything-Dr Don Beck
The Protection of Children (Second Edition): State Intervention and Family Life
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 123,520. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social Work, Nonfiction » Law » Family law
Robert Dingwall, John Eekelaar and Topsy Murray's classic study of law & social work in action is based on the most extensive investigation of child abuse/neglect in Britain. It follows cases from the first detection of mistreatment to the resolution (or otherwise) of the problem. Famed for coining the oft-used (and misplaced) phrase "the rule of optimism," the book is updated in the 2014 edition.
Jewish State, Pariah Nation: Israel and the Dilemmas of Legitimacy
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 65,000. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Israel, Nonfiction » Social Science » Jewish studies
Jewish statehood was restored in 1948 amid a struggle over legitimacy that has persisted in Israel. After the United Nations declared Zionism to be “a form of racism,” Israel has confronted an escalating international assault on its legitimacy. In political, academic, media, and cultural circles it has been demonized as an “apartheid,” even “Nazi,” state that much of the world despises.
Stories From The Bus
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 36,620. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Social Science » People with Disabilities
For several years, Merlin Sprague drove a small passenger bus for a senior center. It was an unusual occupation In these stories, Merlin expresses consternation with an increasingly harsh system originally designed to help those who cannot help themselves.