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The Gender Police: A Diary
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 37,140. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies, Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
The 'Gender Police: A Diary' is an intriguing and insightful record of how people treat girls and boys differently. When Ros Ball and James Millar’s son was born in 2010 they started to tweet about how people treated him compared to his big sister. What began as an attempt to retain their sanity in a gender obsessed world became a life changing experiment about gender identity.
Litter-ology: Understanding Littering and the Secrets to Clean Public Places
Price: $9.69 USD. Words: 37,140. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
Imagine if all our public places were clean and free of litter. In Litter-ology, environmental psychologists Karen Spehr & Rob Curnow share insights gained from over 20 years working on changing people’s disposal behaviour. Based on up to date research evidence, Litter-ology is a highly readable guide for all those who are trying to get results in keeping their public places clean & litter free.
More Shit that Pisses Me Off
Series: Shit that Pisses Me Off, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,720. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012 by Magenta. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
Why do men spit (and women don’t)? What’s the real problem with cellphones? What’s wrong with wedding leave? Do you remember Grade Ten History? Why isn’t being a soldier more like being a mother? What did God really promise? And let’s talk about sex…
Shit that Pisses Me Off
Series: Shit that Pisses Me Off, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,750. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011 by Magenta. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Should you need a license in order to become a parent? What’s wrong with calling people Ms. and Mr.? Why is casual day at the office insulting? Why should you take down the flag? Is women’s fiction really women’s fiction? Should we have professional jurors? Why shouldn’t athletes take performance-enhancing drugs? Why should you boycott marriage? And let’s talk about the weather report…
So! You want to be British
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,570. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This book is a collection of more than fifty blogs posted by the author over a two year period. Cultural events, national treasures, famous and ordinary people who made the news illustrate what it means to live in Great Britain and to call oneself British. Most articles are quite short with more than a touch of irreverent humour and read together explain what being British really means.
Szariat dla Niemuzułmanów
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 11,630. Language: Polish. Published: July 14, 2015 by CSPI International. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Islamic law, Nonfiction » Social Science » Islamic studies
Islam to nie tylko religia. To również system polityczny, posiadający własny zestaw praw zwany szariatem. Fundamenty prawne szariatu są całkowicie odmienne od naszych i odrzucają podstawowe prawa człowieka. Prawo szariatu w wielu przypadkach ma bezpośredni wpływ na niemuzułmanów i budzi uzasadnione obawy. Muzułmanie coraz częściej wysuwają żądania o wprowadzanie szariatu.
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
Your Mark On The World, Stories of service that show us how to give more with a purpose without giving up what's most important.
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 55,230. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Philanthropy & Charity, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal success
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Your Mark On The World combines inspiring stories of ordinary people doing remarkable things to make the world a better place with practical advice to empower you to give more to a cause (charity, non-profit or social venture) without giving up a career or family.
No End to the Shit that Pisses Me Off
Series: Shit that Pisses Me Off, Book 4. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,860. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013 by Magenta. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
War rape, profit, baby androids, tax exemptions for churches, make-up, having kids, assisted suicide, abortion, grades inflation, littering, business ethics… Philosophy with an attitude. Because the unexamined life is dangerous.
The Unruly Spirit: A New Look at Human Behavior
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,610. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Christian studies, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit
"The Unruly Spirit" examines the the building blocks of all known life--from atoms to cells to organisms--and puts forth the idea that these structures are all imbued with the triune and God-like attributes of knowledge, power and presence. It then focuses on the human cognitive process, arguing that the spirit mediates between the mind and body, and plays a major role in shaping human behaviors.
A Primer on the Family
Series: Primers on Category-Based Nested Forms. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,920. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
This primer is the sixth in a series on the category-based nested forms. A nested form model for “the presence underlying the word ‘religion’” may be constructed of three tiers. Each tier contains an interscope. The interscope for the third tier, the society tier, starts with the institution level. The family is used to imagine the concepts of “institution” and “organization”.
THE SUCCESSFUL TREASURE HUNTER’S ESSENTIAL DOWSING MANUAL: How to Easily Develop Your Latent Skills to Locate Gold, Silver, Coins, Caches…
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,690. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Outdoor Skills, Nonfiction » Social Science » Archaeology
This essential manual is a revolutionary new guide to finding treasure, which shows how anyone – beginner or seasoned professional – can easily use the skills they probably never realized they had, to locate treasure – wherever it lies hidden. And, just as importantly, how to pin-point and recover that treasure fast...
A Primer on Another Infrasovereign Religion
Series: Primers on Category-Based Nested Forms. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,560. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
This 3500 word primer is the tenth in a series on the category-based nested forms. A nested form model for “the presence underlying the word ‘religion’” may be constructed of three tiers of interscopes. The third tier is the society tier. In this primer, the entire society tier comes into view.
A Primer on Sensible and Social Construction
Series: Primers on Category-Based Nested Forms. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,360. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Theory, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
This 4400 word primer is the second in a series on the category based nested forms. Humans innately produce two types of construction, sensible and social. These two types are interdependent. Their structure can be elucidated using the nested form. The empty slot nested form itself serves as an example for both types of construction.
Geopolitica dell'islamismo
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,470. Language: Italian. Published: June 26, 2015 by Fuoco Edizioni. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Islamic studies, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Libro sull'origine dell'integralismo musulmano e la sua diffusione oggi nel mondo
Fasten Your Seat Belts! History and Heroism in the Pan Am Cabin
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 115,370. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
Fasten Your Seat Belts! is the first history of an airline told in the voices of its flight attendants. Through hundreds of interviews, Valerie Lester has collected the heroic, tragic, and sometimes comic adventures of Pan Am's pioneer cabin crews from 1928-1991. At last here is a book that reveals the immense contribution made by flight attendants to the history of aviation.
Theory in Information Behaviour Research
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 76,720. Language: British English. Published: July 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Research, Nonfiction » Social Science » Methodology
A collection of chapters on key theories employed in research into information behaviour, i.e., how people interact with information. The chapters are written by known researchers who have employed the theories in their work.
Inside-Dopesters and Conspiracy Theories
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,550. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2011 by Mike Hockney. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
The 9/11 “conspiracy theory” is the ultimate McGuffin – it’s nothing at all. Its secret function, though, is very real. It drives a secondary plot and an entirely different narrative. Its true purpose is to undermine the basis of government – any government, government in principle – and to “reveal” all government as a lethal threat to the people, as an eternal conspiracy.
Trafficked
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,730. Language: American English. Published: August 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Prostitution & sex trade, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
Anna is from a poor home. It's only a matter of time before she loses her sick younger sister to a deadly illness. Without money for constant medical care, she would die. Anna seizes an opportunity to travel abroad, but she is in for a surprise when she finds herself among trafficked teenagers heading to Italy.