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Over Your Dead Body: The History And Future Of How We Deal With The Dead
You set the price! Words: 53,160. Language: British English. Published: October 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Death & Dying, Nonfiction » History » Modern / General
Everything about death, funerals and what happens to the body afterwards. Vivid behind the scenes accounts of undertaking today, but also the history of how we deal with death, its science and ecology, and the new high-tech replacements for burial and cremation, and DIY and Green funerals.
Türler ve Cinsler
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 53,460. Language: Turkish. Published: October 8, 2015 by Propaganda Yayınları. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Feminism & Feminist Theory
Sınıfsal açıdan bakıldığında dahi, cinsiyetçiliğin ve türcülüğün oldukça benzer yöntemlerle işlediği görülür. Bu kitap sadece sınıf temelli argümanlarla değil, özgürlükçü siyasetin bir çok yöntem ve tezleriyle cinsiyetçilik ve türcülük arasındaki paralelliğe özgün bir şekilde işaret ediyor, çıkış yolları önererek meselenin derinliğine iniyor.
Computing without Compromise: Love Letters to Open Source
Price: Free! Words: 72,000. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Operating systems, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
Light reading about the joys of being a computer nerd in the age of open source technology from podcaster and technology educator "Klaatu", of Hacker Public Radio and GNU World Order.
Essays in Group-Cognitive Science
Price: Free! Words: 76,110. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Methodology
Essays in Group-Cognitive Science includes introductions to Computer-Supported Collaborative Learning (CSCL) research, methodology and findings. It documents the innovative approach of the Virtual Math Teams Project from 2002-2015. The project's influential methods of interaction analysis have not been described and motivated in such detail before.
Terra Nova: Global Revolution and the Healing of Love
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,430. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2015 by Verlag Meiga GbR. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Anthropology
"Terra Nova: Global Revolution and the Healing of Love." is the essence of over forty years of work on the question of whether humanity and the Earth can be healed. It shows how a morphogenetic field of peace is organized from within, and to what forces it could connect in order to oppose the global forces of violence and so make possible a future without war.
Neil Peart: Cultural Repercussions
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 52,590. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2015 by WordFire Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
An in-depth examination of the words, ideas, and professional life of Neil Peart, man of letters.
One and One Make Five
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 71,140. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2015 by Bookpal Australia. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
‘One and One Make Five’ is a collection of stories and anecdotes based on the experiences of a family living in a wattle and daub house on a small farm in the bush between the years of 1932 to 1942. It illustrates the challenges of living without water or electricity and the hardships encountered due to a ten year drought and The Depression.
Uma Década Queer: 50 Entrevistas em Português (2004-2014)
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 54,430. Language: Portuguese. Published: September 7, 2015 by INDEX ebooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies
Existem sexualidades, feminismos, ideologias, políticas, pessoas, opiniões, agendas. Porquê olhar a realidade LGBT como um monolito que pensa ou reivindica a mesma coisa a todo o tempo e a uma só voz? - Bruno Horta
Letters to Tiptree
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 89,340. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Feminism & Feminist Theory, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
In celebration of the 100th anniversary of Alice Sheldon’s birth, and in recognition of the enormous influence of both James Tiptree Jr (Sheldon's pen name) and Sheldon herself on the field, Twelfth Planet Press has published a selection of thoughtful letters written by science fiction and fantasy’s writers, editors, critics and fans to celebrate and recognise her work.
Galáxia de Frankenstein #1 — Os fantasmas da notícia a partir de um jornalismo tutelado
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 100,410. Language: Portuguese. Published: August 27, 2015 by Geraldo Augusto Seabra. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Decision-making & problem solving, Nonfiction » Social Science » Global society studies
O e-book 'Galáxia de Frankenstein #1 — Os fantasmas da notícia a partir de um jornalismo tutelado' é uma assemblagem do universo da notícia nos últimos 20 anos no Brasil e no mundo. No primeiro volume, as distorções da notícia simulada pós-máquina de Turing. Na segunda parte, o outro lado da notícia a partir do advento de um jornalismo compartilhado.
Wings of Hope: The U.S. Air Force and Humanitarian Airlift Operations - Berlin Airlift, Vietnam, Floods, Disasters, Africa, Provide Comfort for Iraqi Kurds, Bosnia, Hurricanes, Earthquakes, Katrina
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 128,530. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this U.S. Air Force (USAF) book reviews the long and honorable history of humanitarian airlifts - part of a well-established tradition dating back three-quarters of a century to the early days of military flight.
Взломай чужую душу. 100 демоверсий человеческих программ из Каталога человеческой популяции
Series: Каталог человеческих душ, Book 2. Price: $24.99 USD. Words: 89,740. Language: Russian. Published: August 21, 2015 by HPA Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » General, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
Главным сегментом структуры психики Homo sapiens является индивидуальная программа, с которой человек рождается. Зная природную программу человека, вы узнаёте каков он настоящий, без масок, истинные мотивы, которые этим человеком движут, что он скрывает и чего на самом деле хочет. Именно это и называется «взломать душу». Остальные типы «взлома» – детские игрушки, как говорят, «для бедных».
Hack Anyone's Soul. 100 Demos Of Human Programs From The Catalog Of Human Population
Series: Catalog Of Human Souls, Book 2. Price: $24.99 USD. Words: 110,810. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2015 by HPA Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » General, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
The main segment of structure of Homo sapiens psyche is an individual program, with which a person is born. Knowledge of the natural human program, allows you to find out what a person is like without masks (real), true motives, which drive him, what he is hiding, and what he really wants. This is called "hacking the soul." Other types of "hacking" are children's toys, so to speak, "for the poor."
Putování za vodníky
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 75,590. Language: Czech. Published: August 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
Seznamte se s hastrmanem, jak si ho kdysi Čechové představovali. A vydejte se i na pouť za hranice a projděte svět, neboť voda má své nadpřirozené obyvatele všude.
I Got Out Alive! One Woman's Journey Outside of America's Most Dangerous Cult, The Illuminati
Price: $9.90 USD. Words: 131,960. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2015 by Editions Dedicaces. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Freemasonry & Secret Societies
The following Story is true and a few names have been changed for obvious reasons. Everything else is true and nothing has been left out. From the age of about two or three years old, I was raised by my father who is the Head or 'CEO' (for lack of a better word) of "The Brotherhood" or "The Illuminati".
Antonio's Gun and Delfino's Dream: True Tales of Mexican Migration
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 109,850. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration and Emigration, Nonfiction » Social Science » Latin America studies
This is journalist Sam Quinones' classic collection of nonfiction tales about Mexican immigrants, the border, and more. A dazzling follow-up to his cult classic, True Tales from Another Mexico: The Lynch Mob, the Popsicle Kings, Chalino and the Bronx. Quinones chronicles the tale of the Tomato King, of a high-school soccer season in Kansas, and of Mexican corruption in an L.A. County town.
True Tale From Another Mexico: The Lynch Mob, The Popsicle Kings, Chalino and the Bronx
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 126,320. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration and Emigration, Nonfiction » Social Science » Latin America studies
A cult classic of a book from Mexico’s vital margins – stories of drag queens and Oaxacan Indian basketball players, popsicle makers and telenovela stars, migrants, farm workers, a slum boss, slain narcoballadeer Chalino Sanchez, a lynching, and a doomed tough guy. From Sam Quinones - one of the great contemporary reporters out of Mexico, the border, and the immigrant diaspora.
A Windral
Series: The Rabbit of Usk. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,690. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
Timotei and his grandfather have been released upon their own recognizance. Free from the disciplines and follies of the barracks and with no thought for their own better judgment our two Sphinx Sabeans choose to engage in a quest for JH. They are soon engaged in the pox of aimless wandering during which our hero gets a pair of free boots and he discovers his grandfather might have been a Saint.
No Country for Black Men
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 65,010. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations, Nonfiction » Music » Rap and hip hop
Inside the culture of exploitation, plus the horrific crimes, that led to the Black Lives Matter movement
Toward Utopia
Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 70,030. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2015 by Femspec Journal. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Feminism & Feminist Theory, Essay » Literature
First, the imagined societies described in the texts that Naomi Mercer examines here exhibit characteristics of kyriarchy, which she defines as “the interlocking axes of domination and privilege that determine the nature of relationships and the power differentials that affect them.”