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Talking Back: Voices of Color
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 55,670. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015 by Red Letter Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic studies, Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic studies
A dynamic anthology featuring voices of youth, political prisoners, feminists, immigrants and history-makers. Introduction by poet Nellie Wong. "A rainbow of radical authors writing on many of the critical issues of today -- education, racism, healthcare, LGBT, immigration, the penal system, feminism... This book is a treasure."--James Wright, Black scholar, unionist, former civil rights organizer
Nice to meet myself
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,640. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
Being truly comfortable with ourselves is merely a matter of wisdom. And even though this can be learnt without any external aid, some psychological tools can contribute to ease, delve into and accelerate this process towards self-knowledge. The Enneagram is one of them. It is like an instruction manual of the human condition through which we can understand the deepest motives ¾often unconscious o
All About Nigeria - A Monster Created by Great Britain
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,440. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Nigeria was created in 1914 during the notorious scramble for Africa immediately following the slave trade. It was formed by forcibly merging 250 disparate and conquered communities. On independence in 1960 the British Government handed power to the North as a bulwark against the apparent spread of communist ideas in the South.
The Victim Shall Benefit
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,030. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
This eBook address the issue of violent crime with a refreshing outlook. Realistic suggestions are given to address crime which has risen to alarming levels world-wide.
Положение дел в связи с отсутствием продовольственной безопасности в мире 2014
Price: Free! Words: 26,870. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
В докладе «Положение дел в связи с отсутствием продовольственной безопасности в мире – 2014» представлены самые последние оценки масштабов недоедания и ход работы по достижению целей в области развития, сформулированных в Декларации тысячелетия (ЦРТ), и целевых показателей борьбы с голодом, установленных на Всемирном продовольственном саммите (ВПС).
L'état de l’insécurité alimentaire dans le monde 2014
Price: Free! Words: 33,690. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
L’État de l’insécurité alimentaire dans le monde 2014 contient les dernières estimations de la sous-alimentation et décrit les progrès accomplis par rapport aux cibles de lutte contre la faim fixées dans le cadre des Objectifs du Millénaire pour le développement (OMD) et lors du Sommet mondial de l’alimentation (SMA).
El Estado de la Inseguridad Alimentaria en el Mundo 2014
Price: Free! Words: 33,340. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
En El estado de la inseguridad alimentaria en el mundo 2014 se presentan estimaciones actualizadas de la subalimentación y los progresos realizados hacia las metas relativas al hambre fijadas en los Objetivos de Desarrollo del Milenio (ODM) y en la Cumbre Mundial sobre la Alimentación (CMA).
Données sur la composition des aliments
Price: Free! Words: 99,550. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
La publication Données sur la composition des aliments propose un ensemble de directives visant à aider les spécialistes et les organisations engagés dans l’analyse des aliments, dans la compilation, la diffusion et l’utilisation des données.
Datos de composición de alimentos
Price: Free! Words: 104,020. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
Este libro proporciona una guía inestimable para los profesionales de la investigación sobre salud y agricultura, la formulación de políticas, la reglamentación y la inocuidad de los alimentos, la obtención de nuevos productos alimenticios, la epidemiología y otros muchos sectores de actividad para los que los datos de composición de alimentos constituyen un recurso fundamental.
Положение дел в области продовольствия и сельского хозяйства 2013
Price: Free! Words: 43,670. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
В докладе Положение дел в области продовольствия и сельского хозяйства за 2013 год: продовольственные системы для обеспечения полноценного питания указывается, что для улучшения питания и снижения этих издержек начинать следует с продовольствия и сельского хозяйства.
La situation mondiale de l’alimentation et de l’agriculture 2013
Price: Free! Words: 53,660. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
Le raisonnement développé dans la publication La situation mondiale de l’alimentation et de l’agriculture 2013: mettre les systèmes alimentaires au service d’une meilleure nutrition est le suivant: pour améliorer la nutrition et réduire ces coûts, il faut prendre comme point de départ l’alimentation et l’agriculture.
El estado mundial de la agricultura y la alimentación 2013
Price: Free! Words: 52,950. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
En el informe sobre El estado mundial de la agricultura y la alimentación 2013: Sistemas alimentarios para una mejor nutrición se sostiene que para mejorar la nutrición y reducir estos costos debe comenzarse por la alimentación y la agricultura.
Food Composition Data - Production, Management and Use
Price: Free! Words: 90,090. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
Studies of the relationship between diet and health have led to increased interest in the range of biologically active constituents present in foods that accompany the nutrients, and data for these constituents are often required, as are data for additives and contaminants. A well-designed data system can accommodate non-nutrient data.
Dietary protein quality evaluation in human nutrition
Price: Free! Words: 23,370. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
This report of the FAO Expert Consultation on Protein Quality Evaluation in Human Nutrition considers the effectiveness and concerns about the PDCAAS method for evaluating protein quality concerning the PDCAAS method. A new method of dietary quality evaluation called DIAAS is recommended for application in practice.
Panorama de la Seguridad Alimentaria y Nutricional 2013
Price: Free! Words: 30,540. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
La edición 2013 del Panorama de la Seguridad Alimentaria y Nutricional de América Latina y el Caribe muestra que durante los últimos años la región mantiene una trayectoria favorable en materia de crecimiento económico y protección social, en un contexto en que las economías de los países industrializados han experimentado crisis y, por lo general bajas tasas de crecimiento.
Facts and fatty acids in human nutrition
Price: Free! Words: 68,330. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the World Health Organization (WHO), in their roles as technical agencies of the United Nations (UN), are charged with providing science-based guidance on food and nutrition to national governments and the international community.
The State of Food Insecurity in the World 2014
Price: Free! Words: 26,990. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
The State of Food Insecurity in the World 2014 presents updated estimates of undernourishment and progress towards the Millennium Development Goal (MDG) and World Food Summit (WFS) hunger targets.
Santa madre Russia - Putin e la presenza di Mosca sullo scacchiere internazionale
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,150. Language: Italian. Published: April 14, 2015 by Fuoco Edizioni. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Saggio sull'affermarsi della Federazione russa sullo scenario internazionale e le sue strategie per controbilanciare gli sforzi di Stati Uniti e NATO per tenerla sotto scacco.
World Livestock 2013 - Changing disease landscapes
Price: Free! Words: 28,470. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief
Changing disease landscapes offers a comprehensive approach for the promotion of global health and gives greater emphasis on agro-ecological resilience, protection of biodiversity and efficient use of natural resources to ensure safer food supply chains.
Edible insects
Price: Free! Words: 90,600. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
This publication grew from a small effort in 2003 in the FAO Forestry Department to document the role of insects in traditional livelihood practices in Central Africa and to assess the impact of harvesting insects in their natural habitats on the sustainability of forests.