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The Stories We Tell: Classic True Tales by America's Greatest Women Journalists
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 153,080. Language: American English. Published: November 1, 2017 by The Sager Group. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
The Stories We Tell celebrates the work of twenty women who have made major contributions to the cannon of American non-fiction, including Joan Didion, Susan Orlean, Lillian Ross, Janet Malcolm, and Gloria Steinem. Says Kirkus: "The caliber of work makes this collection a master class in the sort of long-form journalism that is published in magazines...An engrossing anthology."
White Nigger: The Struggles and Triumphs Growing up Bi-Racial in America
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 172,270. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color, Nonfiction » Social Science » Minority Studies
From high school dropout and convicted drug dealer, to successful entertainment industry executive, eventual law school graduate, and college professor, this is an explosively emotional inspirational journey exploring the ups & downs of growing up bi-racial in America. 
Islands of Women and Amazons: Representations and Realities
Price: $60.00 USD. Words: 109,560. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2017 by Femspec Journal. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
An ethnohistoric study of women and islands, this book covers the Amazons and their varied histories.
Ottissippi The Truth about Great Lakes Indian History and The Gateway to the West
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 236,510. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Native American, Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic Studies / Native American Studies
The sweeping history of the Great Lakes Indians. Lower Michigan was the highly contested gateway to the West and wealth. The complex, scattered, buried, inaccessible, now accessible, in the extraordinary research, in one volume. An important contribution to education and research. Know the truth and history, of the Three Fires, Ojibwe - Chippewa, Ottawa, Pottawatomi, Huron and many more tribes.
Luminescent Threads: Octavia E. Butler
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 109,340. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2017 by Twelfth Planet Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies, Nonfiction » Social Science » Black studies (global)
Luminescent Threads celebrates Octavia E. Butler, with original essays and letters to Butler.
Siria Bajo Fuego: una revolución ensangrentada
Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 161,300. Language: Spanish. Published: September 20, 2017 by Editorial Socialista Rudolph Klement. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 21st Century, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social classes
El genocidio más silenciado del siglo XXI: 400.000 obreros y campesinos masacrados por Al Assad, lacayo del imperialismo y protector de las fronteras del estado de Israel; 10.000.000 de explotados desplazados de sus hogares y hacinados en campos de refugiados. Millones de personas en campos de concentración en las fronteras. Millones de parias buscando dónde refugiarse en una Siria ensangrentada.
The Archdruid Report: The Coming of Peak Oil - Collected Essays, Volume I, 2006-2007
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 119,280. Language: American English. Published: September 20, 2017 by Founders House Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Future Studies
During its eleven year run, The Archdruid Report was one of the most controversial and widely cited blogs on the future of industrial society. This is the first volume of the collected essays from The Archdruid Report covering the years 2006 and 2007.
The Drug War: A Trillion Dollar Con Game
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 122,820. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
This three-book series, Rackets, presents the case for the legalization of drugs and gambling, along with the decriminalization of prostitution. It reveals the underlying corruption, hypocrisy, and abuses of power associated with the prohibition of these three vices. This shows that the war on drugs is a microcosm of far greater systemic problems with criminal justice and politics.
Современная социология : проблемы, рамки, основания
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 170,320. Language: Russian. Published: July 26, 2017 by kniharnia.by. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Курс лекций беларусского философа и социолога Владимира Абушенко (1957–2015) посвящен проблемам современной социологии. Опираясь на оригинальную концепцию рамочного анализа знания, автор дает новый взгляд на традиционные проблемы социального (по)знания в свете актуальных вызовов современности.  Адресуется как представителям академической аудитории (исследователи, преподаватели и студенты социогума
Çocuk Hakları ve Siyaset
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 154,980. Language: Turkish. Published: July 23, 2017 by Propaganda Yayınları. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Children's Studies
Kemal İnal’ın bu oylumlu çalışması siyasi gündemimizde hala hak ettiği yeri alamayan bir meseleyi inceliyor: Çocuk.
Behind Civilisation
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 104,230. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
This book is a result of a research looking into the nature of civilisation through the approaches of using physics, biology (medical sciences, evolutionary biology...). It is an attempt to demonstrate that civilisation is a part of the evolution of the universe and the laws governing the whole universe also govern civilisation.
Развитие науки и технологий: проблемы и перспективы развития
Price: Free! Words: 109,780. Language: Russian. Published: June 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Nonfiction » Social Science » Research
В сборнике научных трудов рассматриваются актуальные вопросы экономических, социологических, исторических исследований, проблемы развития техники, технологий, инноваций, вопросы педагогической науки, филолологии и литературоведения, ественнонаучных исследований, юриспруденции
Развитие науки и технологий: проблемы и перспективы развития: сборник научных трудов по материалам Международной научно-практической к
Price: Free! Words: 109,780. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Nonfiction » Social Science » Research
В сборнике научных трудов рассматриваются актуальные вопросы экономических, социологических, исторических исследований, проблемы развития техники, технологий, инноваций, вопросы педагогической науки, филолологии и литературоведения, ественнонаучных исследований, юриспруденции по материалам международной научно-практической конференции «Развитие науки и технологий: проблемы и перспективы развития»
Американские истории
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 171,390. Language: Russian. Published: June 9, 2017. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
Сборник эссе и коротких рассказов о судьбах эмигрантов в Америке девяностых-нулевых годов. В книгу вошли 98 очерков автора для русскоязычной периодики США за два десятилетия. Судьбы и жизни людей, потерявших свою культурную среду и пытающихся найти свое место в новых обстоятельствах. Их проблемы, удачи, свершения и крушение надежд. Невыдуманные истории...
Blood, Bullets and Bodies
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 169,360. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2017 by Beaten Track Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies, Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
The true story of Blood, Bullets and Bodies: a critical multimedia exposé of the historical circumstances that have made crime and violence – bullets, blood and dead bodies – the number one problem in late 20th and early 21st century Jamaica.
Justify This 2006 - 2007
Series: Justify This series. Price: Free! Words: 103,490. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Hoaxes & deceptions, Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations
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The Justify This series of books is a blow by blow account of one person's true story of alleged disability (diabetes) discrimination in the workplace, leading to legal cases against a multinational employer and international countries, through local courts, national courts, international courts, and the United Nations.
Die heilige Matrix: Von der Matrix der Gewalt zur Matrix des Lebens. Grundlagen einer neuen Zivilisation.
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 137,970. Language: German. Published: April 18, 2017 by Verlag Meiga GbR. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Anthropology
Wodurch kann das Kräfteverhältnis zwischen Gewalt und Frieden so verändert werden, daß das gesteckte Ziel einer gewaltfreien Erde erreichbar erscheint? In präzisen Denkschritten werden die geistigen Fäden des Buches aufgenommen und zur „politische Theorie“ miteinander verknüpft. Was hier geschrieben steht, ist High Tech für den Frieden. Der menschheitliche Traum vom Frieden könnte heute gelingen.
Семантические войны
You set the price! Words: 183,430. Language: Russian. Published: April 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
Чтобы по-настоящему оценить картину, на нее требуется смотреть с некоторого расстояния, знать и понимать все историческое развитие человечества. Тогда проблемы и вызовы страны увидятся в глобальном, общечеловеческом контексте. В этом и состоит задача статей Дмитрия Бергера - создать энциклопедию, чтобы дать возможность читателям увидеть большую картину, найти пути в изменяющемся мире.
Education and EFL in Taiwan: Policy and Practice
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,660. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2017 by Warrior Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Urban
A focus on systemic problems & issues of EFL teaching/learning in Taiwan. Despite goal posts constantly shifting, nothing changes: rote learning, exams, hierarchic structures, culturally-based vis-a-vis earned respect, cheating/plagiarism, credentialism, profiteering, linguistic incompetence,& political infighting persist. Despite 9yrs of EFL many college graduates are not competent in English.
What's Up? A Definitive Guide To Surviving Life In Black America
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 143,570. Language: American English. Published: December 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Black studies (global)
What's Up? A Definitive Guide To Surviving Life In Black America deals with the very unique yet complex issues that have adversely and negatively impacted Black Americans. These issues are discussed in depth with concise and cogent action plans for resolution and change.