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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.
The State of Food and Agriculture 2013
Price: Free! Words: 48,730. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
The State of Food and Agriculture 2013: Food systems for better nutrition argues that improving nutrition and reducing these costs must begin with food and agriculture.
Genebank Standards for Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture
Price: Free! Words: 48,140. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
The Genebank Standards for Plant Genetic Resources for FAO lay down the procedures for conserving plant genetic resources.These voluntary Standards set the benchmark for current scientific and technical best practices, and support the key international policy instruments for the conservation and use of plant genetic resources.
Save and grow: Cassava
Price: Free! Words: 39,950. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
How FAO's Save and Grow model of agriculture can help make intensive cassava farming more productive, profitable and sustainable.
Milk and dairy products in human nutrition
Price: Free! Words: 146,190. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Food Science, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Food Science
This publication is unique in drawing together information on nutrition, and dairy-industry development, providing a rich source of useful material on the role of dairy products in human nutrition and the way that investment in dairy-industry development has changed.
Women in the Making: Feminism Versus the Maker Culture
Price: Free! Words: 6,690. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Feminism & Feminist Theory, Nonfiction » Social Science » Feminism & Feminist Theory
A brief talk regarding the Maker Movement and its particularities, and how women can actively participate in this scenario. Several case studies are located in Canada, providing a quick overview of some aspects of the Canadian Maker Community in regards to the feminist movement and hacker spaces.
The Gospel of Inclusion
Price: Free! Words: 3,710. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
Exploring Our Divine Family Tree - Who is included in God’s plan? Is it only the people like me? Is it only the people like you? What if we really are part of one divine family? What would that mean? How would we have to change? WARNING! Reading this book may lead you to (1) consider the possibility that we’re all God’s children and (2) do something about that. Proceed at your own risk!
The New World Crisis: Origins of the Second Cold War and World War III
Price: Free! Words: 3,910. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political, Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
We live in a time of crisis. In 2014, the dynamic of international affairs and tempo of events suddenly changed.But what is its nature ? Is it a second Cold War ? Or has World War III already begun and we are simply living through a ‘phony war’ ? This is an overview of the history of the new world crisis.
Love is Work: Hashtags About Love, Life and Everything in Between
You set the price! Words: 33,730. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dating, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dating
This book, much like the one before it, is not only a collection of thoughts and musings that have been inspired by my own experiences and observations, but an exploration into the many debates and conversations I've had with others as we try to make sense
America Free Enterprise The True Racist
Price: Free! Words: 3,730. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Black studies (global)
This book provides a serious critique of capitalism, especially the form practiced by the United States. The suggestion of the author is that America's Free Enterprise is at the root of the country's race problem...
Feminist Bloggers: The 2014 Collection
Price: Free! Words: 18,590. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Feminism & Feminist Theory
This collection of 20 feminist essays by 8 authors, covers a broad range of topics from feminism as a political label, to rape culture, to various perspectives on education. This volume also includes several pieces about how marketing addresses women and how mass media represent them. Every essay was originally published as part of a blog series hoping to generate a discussion.
Indigenous Peoples and Tropical Biodiversity: Analytical Considerations for Conservation and Development
Price: Free! Words: 23,170. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2015 by Amakella Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
Achieving environmental conservation and socioeconomic development is a challenging endeavor, particularly when we do not have the necessary tools to develop a clear understanding of the dynamic relationship between indigenous communities and biodiversity in tropical forests. This book provides elements that are crucial to understanding the changing nature of indigenous environmental behavior.
Egalité des Sexes et Autonomisation des Femmes
Price: Free! Words: 2,500. Language: French. Published: February 15, 2015. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Essay » Sociology
Le présent article est l’occasion pour nous, d’une part, de faire un état de lieux de l’égalité des sexes dans l’espace Francophone, afin d’apprécier son niveau d’évaluation, et d’autres part, de dégager quelques perspectives pour amener cette question de parité entre l’homme la femme à être véritablement effective dans les pays Francophones.
How to Choose Political Leaders
Price: Free! Words: 2,670. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Is God interested in Politics? The answer is a resounding Yes. Is He interested in the kind of persons we should choose as our leaders? Another resounding Yes. But how do we know what His will is? Is there a guideline from His word, the scriptures? In this book, renowned Life Coach, Dr David Ogbueli, President of the Golden Heart Foundation, shows us they keys according to God's guidelines. Shalom
Revolutionary Discoveries of the 21st Century: The Key to the World’s Transfiguration in the Unified Science Book Series
Price: Free! Words: 4,580. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
According to the God’s calendar, “the fullness of the time” has come for radical changes in His Creation. God desires human society to make the historical transition from the “darkness” of the existing world order, established under the hidden influence of “the ruler of this world”, to the “light” of a new socio-economic system that will be directed by the Creator Himself.
The Ironing Cure: How to iron the easier and faster way
Price: Free! Words: 4,340. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Cleaning & caretaking, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Cleaning & caretaking
Stop struggling with the ironing. Do it the better way.
Everyone's An Asshole Except Kids and Seniors: A Book of Normal Thinking
Price: Free! Words: 24,110. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
The feel-good quotes flooding our social media walls often confuse rather than inspire, keep us dissatisfied in our relationships and jobs, and make us feel like we’re never good enough. Thankfully, this book is full of logical and factual thoughts that explain how, despite the world continuing to get worse, the problems you may be having in it have little to do with you.
भारत का सांस्कृतिक विकास: जरूरत आत्म-अन्वेषण की
Price: Free! Words: 18,980. Language: Hindi. Published: January 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Global society studies, Nonfiction » Social Science » Global society studies
एक बेहद मासूम सी गुफतगूं की आरजू, शब्दों की सतरंगी पोशाक पहनने की जिद ठाने बैठी थी। मैंने उसे डराया भी कि शब्दों से संवाद की बदगुमानी अच्छी नहीं। पर जिद के आगे झुकना पड़ा। आपसे गुजारिश और यह उम्मीद भी कि आपकी स्वीकृति उसी प्रेम व करुणा के भावों में मिलेगी, जिस भाव में अभिव्यक्ति की अल्हड़ सी कोशिश है। लफ्जों की इस नौरंगी-नार की पजीराई कीजिए। इस संवाद से दिलरुबाई कीजिए।
Rise of the Drone
You set the price! Words: 26,690. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Intelligence is a raffle. All classes produce their quota of genius, competence, mediocrity and the cognitively impaired. The vast majority are in the middle, encompassing competence and mediocrity. This book is about the mediocre but more particularly the mediocre that are born into the upper and middle classes. The problem is that they need somewhere to go.
Good Morning Italia - 2015 L'anno che verrà
Price: Free! Words: 12,260. Language: Italian. Published: December 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Dal quantitative easing europeo alle guerre dell’energia, dal secondo anno di Renzi all’uscita dalla recessione: cosa ha in serbo il 2015? Good Morning Italia scruta l’orizzonte ogni giorno. Questa volta raccontiamo l’anno che verrà.