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Color Blind
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,680. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social classes
Color Blind is an insightful account of racial issues in American society during the 1950's. Bob Fields does not write in a judgmental or moral voice but an honest, no sugar coating, straight forward voice telling it like it was. His story tells the stark, unspeakable, unspoken truth about the insidious attitudes permeating our culture such as racism, bigotry, discrimination, and intolererance
True Paranormal Hauntings: What Happens After Dark? Creepy True Paranormal Hauntings And Stories From All Over The World
Price: Free! Words: 15,420. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Conspiracy theories, Nonfiction » Social Science » Death & Dying
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From haunted islands, confirmed poltergeist cases, to restaurants haunted by an estranged lover, mansions and palaces that serve as a home to a number of ghosts, and even a ghost train that never lets its passengers off, this book will provide all your ghostly curiosity and mystery seeking needs.
The Limitations of Household Surveys: Methodological Considerations in the Selection of the Unit of Analysis
Price: Free! Words: 6,090. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2016 by Amakella Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Methodology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Rural
One of the most widely used methods of socioeconomic data collection employed by international development and environmental conservation organizations is household surveys. However, the household is a highly diverse entity. This book addresses the variability and complexity of households, questioning their adequacy as a unit of statistical analysis in survey research.
Jade Partido
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,200. Language: Spanish. Published: June 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Linguistics / Pragmatics
El Jade Partido es considerado el símbolo del exilio de Confucio, cuando el ministro Ji, a nombre del rey del reino de Lu, le envía un jade partido al maestro. A partir de este momento, la vida del filósofo se parte en dos: el político y el educador. El jade partido simboliza al Confucio educador y el jade completo simboliza al Confucio político.
Terror-istmo y Terror-ismo
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,920. Language: Spanish. Published: June 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Linguistics / Pragmatics
En el fenómeno del terrorismo es donde mejor se puede apreciar la irracionalidad en la era contemporánea. Mediante la lógica de la doble negación, se fabrican constructos culturales con los cuales se justifica la violencia del terror. Mediante una lógica ambivalente, se fabrican Disensos para subsumir los terminos negativos de la cultura desde los términos considerados positivos.
Leyenda: Cine sobre Símbolos
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,200. Language: Spanish. Published: June 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
“Leyenda: Cine sobre Símbolos” es un estudio simbólico de la película Leyenda, del director Ridley Scott. Esta es quizá la única película sobre símbolos hecha hasta el momento. Otros directores han intentado hacerlo, pero sus símbolos terminan disueltos en las imágenes o en alegorías, otros tipos de signos diferentes del símbolo.
Settlement Patterns and Ecosystem Pressures in the Peruvian Rainforest: Understanding the Impacts of Indigenous Peoples on Biodiversity
Price: Free! Words: 10,080. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2016 by Amakella Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
To what extent do regional socioeconomic processes influence the level of ecosystem pressure being exerted by indigenous groups? In Manu National Park, increments in environmental pressures have been associated with an increased disruption of the indigenous livelihoods, created mostly by the intensification of regional socioeconomic activities and changes in settlement patterns.
Matthew Desmond’s EVICTED: Poverty and Profit in the American City | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 3,250. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Poverty & Homelessness, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Urban
In this brilliant, heartbreaking book, Matthew Desmond takes us into the poorest neighborhoods of Milwaukee to tell the story of eight families on the edge. Based on years of embedded fieldwork, this masterful book transforms our understanding of extreme poverty and economic exploitation while providing fresh ideas for solving a devastating, uniquely American problem.
The Way to Work, the Living Plant: Better Farming Series, no. 1
Price: Free! Words: 4,630. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Farming, Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
This handbook is designed for intermediate level agricultural education and training.
Innate Resistance to Sexual Abuse
You set the price! Words: 12,630. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sexual abuse & harassment
The hypothesis that sexual abuse among humans is innate persists. Anthropological studies indicate that it is culture that accounts for the presence or absence of rape. Close examination of hunter-gatherer cultures have found very strong resistance to all forms of domination. There is greater evidence to support the hypothesis that resistance to sexual abuse is innate.
Child-Friendly Classroom: Emerging Issues & Challenges
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,300. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Classroom management, Nonfiction » Social Science » Children's Studies
I believe that all children are entitled to be happy and enjoy their life in classroom, whether through a genuine love of learning, building positive friendships and relationships, or through feeling a sense of belonging in the community and wider society. Moreover, we need all children in a classroom to be happy in order for future generations to contribute to a more peaceful and prosper
Don't Be Twitt@Twitt Olma -Rastlantı-
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 9,010. Language: Turkish. Published: May 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Philosophy of Science, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
İnsan ister ki okumak..daha öteleri görebilmek için.. Peki ya duruyorsa, daha ötesinde? Gerçeklik,Uzay Zaman, Sosyal Medya... 3 böyutun kesiştiği an...!
Territories of Dead
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,230. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
TERRITORIES OF DEATH was presented to the Second National Award of Chronicle and Report of the University of Antioquia, Medellin - Colombia. It was highlighted by the jurors, as one of the most interesting finalists. A plural character, Rosendo, embodies the different roles of the assembly in which death has become in Medellin.
An Adaptive Family Values Conscience
Price: Free! Words: 13,120. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy, Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations
The family as an institution has existed for the entire duration of human civilization, and in all but a few unfortunate exceptional cases, has served to support and enrich the lives of humans in countless generations. This book is dedicated to ideas of how we can adaptively apply the ideals of family values to modern society.
The Secret Behind Dead and Missing Black Americans: Where are they? Who took them? And Why?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,270. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Missing persons, Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations
There are black men and women still missing since the 1970's and 80's. How could they just disappear without a trace? Where are the cold case files? Who's sweeping their memories under the rug? What's happening to our family and friends? Abductions...murders...and disappearances are examined as Xavier James exposes hidden facts and offers plausible solutions that could literally save your life.
Las Directrices voluntarias para lograr la sostenibilidad de la pesca en pequeña escala en el contexto de la seguridad alimentaria y la erradicación de la pobreza
Price: Free! Words: 13,130. Language: Spanish. Published: May 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
Las presentes Directrices voluntarias para lograr la sostenibilidad de la pesca en pequeña escala en el contexto de la seguridad alimentaria y la erradicación de la pobreza se han elaborado como complemento del Código de Conducta de la FAO para la Pesca Responsable (en adelante, el Código) de 1995.
Directives d’application volontaire visant à assurer la durabilité de la pêche artisanale dans le contexte de la sécurité alimentaire et de l'éradication de la pauvreté
Price: Free! Words: 13,380. Language: French. Published: May 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
Les présentes Directives volontaires visant à assurer la durabilité de la pêche artisanale dans le contexte de la sécurité alimentaire et de l’éradication de la pauvreté ont été rédigées comme complément au Code de conduite de la FAO pour une pêche responsable de 1995 (le Code).
Voluntary Guidelines for Securing Sustainable Small-Scale Fisheries in the Context of Food Security and Poverty Eradication
Price: Free! Words: 9,940. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
The Voluntary Guidelines for Securing Sustainable Small-Scale Fisheries in the Context of Food Security and Poverty Eradication (SSF Guidelines) represent the first ever international instrument dedicated to small-scale fisheries. They represent a global consensus on principles and guidance for small-scale fisheries governance and development.
The Age of Locust
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,990. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions
THE AGE OF LOCUST is a cultural essay about locust invasions in Colombia during the twentieth century. The biblical plague was a scourge to agriculture. It caused a great economic impact. The task of combating it was a civic and government work. Several programs were launched by the State to definitively eradicate it.
Napoli ed il "Partenopeismo"
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,000. Language: Italian. Published: April 28, 2016 by Meligrana Giuseppe Editore. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Urban
Cercare di analizzare il "fenomeno Napoli", più che la "questione Napoli" è da sempre impresa ardua, dati i tantissimi luoghi comuni che permeano tale realtà. L'unica strada percorribile, in tal senso, consiste nell'effettuare una ricerca che parta da lontano, e che, soprattutto, analizzi la realtà partenopea con occhio disincantato, al fine di cogliere sfumature, sensazioni ed aspetti importanti.