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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: $12.00 USD. Words: 161,300. Language: Spanish. Published: September 20, 2017. 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: 104,220. 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.
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: $1.99 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.
Shattered, Shattered People, and Shattered Future: The Congolese Situation
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 113,980. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Social Science » Black studies (global)
This book is about reminding Congolese politicians of the need to heal the mind of the nation and in informing our people that, in general, Leucoderm people are the root of all our problems. The solution to the Congolese situation is a collective catharsis and the building of a platform where Black people will have to create the wealth for their people.
416 Canada Immigration
Price: $20.00 USD. Words: 277,390. Language: Romanian. Published: December 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration and Emigration, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Canada vazuta prin ochii unui emigrant. Toti pasii de la adaptare pana la integrare.
Outspoken: A Decade of Transgender Activism and Trans Feminism
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 128,680. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Transgender
Julia Serano (author of Whipping Girl and Excluded) combines elements of memoir, historical account, gender theory, and activist philosophy in her third book, Outspoken. This collection (spanning a decade of her work as a writer and trans feminist) provides an insightful overview of where transgender activism has been, and compelling analysis of where it should head in the future.
March of the Evil Empires; English Versus the Feudal Languages
You set the price! Words: 148,930. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
This is a book containing a revolutionary idea about understanding society, human behaviour, history, anthropological features and many other aspects of human beings. The basic understanding that is being put forward is that languages, which are the software for human communication, are powerful media, which not only can help in communication, but also does contain extremely powerful designs and p
Anglicans in Postcolonial Africa
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 108,740. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Based on 319 face-to-face interviews with 319 Kenyans across the Anglican Church of Kenya (ACK) between 2005 and 2010, this is the most up to date and comprehensive account currently available on Kenyan Anglicanism in the post-colonial era.