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Disappearing public spheres - Censorship in Bangladesh by Parvez Alam
Price: Free! Words: 30,950. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
‘State of Nature’ and ‘State of exception’ have become the only two options for the people of Bangladesh recently, where writers, bloggers and publishers are getting killed by Al-Qaeda affiliates and persecuted by the Government.
Gagged - Censorship in Cuba by Amir Valle
Price: Free! Words: 42,480. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
Amir Valle (Cuba, 1967) offers a unique analysis of the suppression of freedom of expression in Cuba by Fidel Castro’s ‘revolutionary’ government.
Palabras amordazadas - Censura en Cuba - Amir Valle
Price: Free! Words: 43,700. Language: Spanish. Published: October 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
Este es un libro necesario por la singularidad de su análisis sobre la censura a las libertades expresivas impuesta en Cuba por el gobierno ‘revolucionario’ de Fidel Castro, desde el triunfo de la Revolución Cubana en 1959 hasta la hoy llamada ‘Era Raulista’.
Annihilation / Likvidacija - Censorship in Macedonia by Tomislav Kezharovski
Price: Free! Words: 51,130. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
The case known as ‘Likvidacija’, Macedonian for ‘Annihilation’ gives a breathtaking example of power abuse as on May 2013 the investigating journalist Tomislav Kezharovski (1965) is arrested by special forces and sued for an article he wrote in 2008.
Drugs for the mind - Censorship in China by Sofie Sun
Price: Free! Words: 39,530. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
In the eyes of the Chinese authorities books are too often Drugs for the Mind. Sofie Sun (1986) chose this remarkable description as the title of her investigation into censorship and literature in the People's Republic of China.
Genocide of thought - Censorship in Ethiopia by Bisrat Woldemichael Handiso
Price: Free! Words: 16,260. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
This essay tells the sad story of the Ethiopian media which is faced – after a spell of press freedom and freedom of speech – with prosecutoin, often based on false accusations.
The Field Guide for Creative Placemaking and Parks
Price: Free! Words: 37,410. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Urban
This book is intended to serve as an introduction to creative placemaking for those interested in using the practice to create more and better parks in their community.
Литературоведение и языкознание: современные трансформации и традиции: сборник научных трудов по материалам I Международной научно-пра
Price: Free! Words: 8,290. Language: Russian. Published: September 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Nonfiction » Social Science » Linguistics / Historical & Comparative
В сборнике научных трудов рассматриваются актуальные вопросы языкознания, филологии, литературоведения по материалам I Международной научно-практической конференции «Литературоведение и языкознание: современные трансформации и традиции» (18 сентября 2017 г.).
Право, политика и государство: гипотезы и прогнозы
Price: Free! Words: 17,630. Language: Russian. Published: September 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Nonfiction » Social Science » Research
В сборнике научных трудов рассматриваются актуальные вопросы развития государства, права, юриспруденции, регионов по материалам I Международного юридического форума молодых ученых «Право, политика и государство: гипотезы и прогнозы» (18 сентября 2017 г.).
The Wall
Price: Free! Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement, Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration and Emigration
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Build an impenetrable E-Wall (E=electronics) on the Mexican border. Use current assets to do so, killing two birds with one stone. Get American citizen volunteers to help watch the border from anywhere in USA. Discuss certain legal issues, international issues, Ann Coulter, Trump, Hillary Clinton, election fraud and illegals.
Atheist Drivel
Price: Free! Words: 13,300. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Atheism/Agnosticism, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Ayn Rand, Friedrich Nietzsche, Richard Dawkins, Penn Jillette, Sam Harris, Christopher Hitchens and throw in Bill Marr as the fool, for a rock'em sock'em attack on atheism. What does Donald Trump, Tina Fey and Sarah Palin have to do with all this? Come and see. See you in Juneau for the theophany. Noah and his ark are also touched upon (Russell Crowe, Kevin Costner too? Flood stuff movie buff.)
The Decline of Baseball in Inner-City Chicago
Price: Free! Words: 6,010. Language: American English. Published: August 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Urban, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / Essays & Writings
Previously published as "What Happened to Little League Baseball in the Inner City?" Crime in inner-city Chicago is always the hot topic at the start of every news segment daily, and one would be hard-pressed to recall anything positive reported in the Black community. Baseball used to thrive in Chicago, but today shootings in the park take place more than boys swinging baseball bats.
What is FETO? An overview of the terrorist organization
Price: Free! Words: 37,220. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2017 by ACE Publication INC. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Gulen encouraged his followers in his sermons in the 1990s to infiltrate state institutions and fill in whereever there is an empty slot. Several investigations showed that Gulen’s followers indeed infiltrated important state institutions such as the judiciary, the police, the public sector and the military. Their suspected involvement in some of the assassinations that took place in the 2000s is
The Culture of Beauty: 1 Elective Surgery, Cosmetics, & Health
Price: Free! Words: 5,210. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem
As women, we often forget that we are simply beautiful without making any adjustments to our faces and bodies. Consequently, we spend much of our livest trying to enhance our bodies in some shape or form to appear more attractive to ourselves and others. Part one of this series delves into the following topics: Elective Surgery, Cosmetics, and Fitness & Health. #COB
True Hauntings: Stories of Entire Towns, Ships & Planes That Are Cursed to the Core
Price: Free! Words: 14,320. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend, Nonfiction » Social Science » Conspiracy theories
You can try to set aside your fears as much as you want. You can try to tell yourself that these are just stories, and you can try to tell yourself that you are safe from encountering any of these spirits for yourself…
Haunted Tales of Terror: Startling Hauntings, Apparitions, and Contact From the Other Side
Price: Free! Words: 14,820. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Conspiracy theories, Nonfiction » Social Science » Death & Dying
Prepare to have your ideas of where to find ghosts challenged as we explore some of the most unlikely and surprising haunted places on the planet...
Making It Quick and Easy
Price: Free! Words: 1,320. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2017 by Unbelievable Universe. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Death & Dying, Nonfiction » Psychology » Suicide
Thinking about ending it all? Know someone who might be? You or they better read this first.
15 Things About Illuminati
Price: Free! Words: 12,390. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2017 by ACE Publication INC. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Freemasonry & Secret Societies
The Illuminati were members of a secret society in Bavaria in the late 18th century. They had a political agenda that included republicanism and abolition of monarchies, which they tried to institute by means of subterfuge, secrecy, and conspiracy, including the infiltration of other organizations.
The Poverty Line Poverty is not natural
Price: Free! Words: 16,070. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Poverty, in most countries are not natural. It is not that there is no resources in the country. But some foolish leaders of the society and a small group of elite siphon away the power-to-buy , the money to richer countries. There are solutions to end poverty and related evils such as Terrorism, unemployment. Will the leaders do it?
Towards a Fairer Gig Economy
Price: Free! Words: 10,620. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Social aspects / general
‘Towards a Fairer Gig Economy’ is a small collection of articles examining the social and economic problems associated with the ‘gig economy’. The collection’s contributors include cycle couriers, union organisers, academics and researchers.