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开枪还是不开枪 中国与东欧的后极权主义 (To Shoot or Not To Shoot)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 200. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: June 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
为什么东欧的共产主义政权垮台了,而中国的共产党政权却能延续至今?为什么有的掌权者可以毫不犹豫地向抗议者开枪,有的却手足无措?埃尔朗根-纽伦堡大学政治系教授Mark R. Thompson给出了更系统化的答案。
Democracia participativa y modernización de los servicios públicos: Investigación sobre las experiencias de presupuesto participativo en Europa
Price: Free! Words: 115,380. Language: Spanish. Published: August 30, 2011 by Transnational Institute. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
En 1989, la ciudad de Porto Alegre creó el mecanismo del presupuesto participativo. En Europa, la primera data de 1994, pero no sería hasta la entrada de este nuevo siglo que la experiencia se difunde globalmente en el viejo continente. Este libro pretende analizar ese viaje y su expansión por Europa. El objetivo es dar cuenta de cómo se ha generalizado este proceso.
Cauldron of Turmoil: America in the Middle East
Price: Free! Words: 82,990. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2013. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This book is the culmination of 15 years in studying U.S. policy and Middle East politics. All of my opinions, much of the material, many of the anecdotes, and the unattributed quotes are the result of direct observation and private discussions with American and regional policymakers and experts.
Beyond Plutocracy - True Democracy for America
Price: Free! Words: 113,820. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
(5.00 from 1 review)
Plutocracy is governance by the wealthy. America is not really a democracy but a plutocracy dominated by a powerful wealthy minority that serves itself first and best. This book offers a partial redesign of our government that really fixes in just the right way what’s really wrong with it, moving our nation beyond plutocracy to true democracy, honest government and a just society.
Culture narcissique et politique
Price: Free! Words: 1,300. Language: French. Published: June 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Les neuf critères du narcissisme. Comment Narcisse fait-il de la politique ? Sommes-nous une société narcissique ? Le règne de « Super Narcisse » : « mensonge insolent », « perversité narcissique » et stérilisation du débat politique.
Paved with Good Intentions
Price: Free! Words: 137,850. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Watching the Iranian revolution in 1978, it seemed to me vital to explain the history of U.S.-Iran relations and how things had become so much in conflict. This book traces that relationship down through the hostage crisis. Many have recognized it as the critical account on this issue.
Den Fria Marknaden har snart gjort 99% av oss utfattiga (Swedish/Svenska)
Series: Från Konsumtion till Internet i en Värld av Elektricitet, Första Boken. Price: Free! Words: 76,710. Language: Swedish. Published: May 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
(5.00 from 1 review)
Om inget annat så visade den ekonomiska krisen 2008 hur nära vi är en ekonomisk kollaps av det system vi alla lider under idag. Det system som kallas den ”fria marknaden”. Boken visar hur vi kommit dit vi är med början för 100 år sedan med en viss Edward Bernays som skapade en ny politisk idé byggd på att styra människors irrationella känslor så de blev lyckliga och lugna genom konsumtion.
Defence Forces Review 2011
Price: Free! Words: 74,330. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: December 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Defence Forces Ireland presents Defence Forces Review for 2011. This year we have managed to produce a thought provoking document covering a wide range of issues which will be of interest throughout the wider Defence Community.
The Most Wealth: For the Least Work Through Cooperation
Series: Making Money Work Better, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 39,950. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Labor rights
The Most Wealth explains how we can achieve full employment and genuine social security with more free time to realize our natural destiny on earth, well-being and free time to enjoy ife. The key is understanding money as a medium of communication that exists to insure that we all share the work and share the wealth.
Power, Politics and Death
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 106,810. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2011 by Kachifo Limited. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Filled with political intrigue and revealing anecdotes, Power, Politics, and Death chronicles the events and power struggles within the Nigerain government during President Yar'Adua's time in office, particularly in the final months leading up to his death. Readers also get the inside story on Yar'Adua himself: his successes, struggles and unfulfilled political dreams.
The Whistleblower - Lifting The Lid On Ireland's Banking Sector Just Before The Bust
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,080. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
IT WAS ME, I DID IT! In 2007 Jonathan Sugarman walked into the Irish Regulator’s office, told him: ‘I’ve been breaking your most serious banking law; signing off on billions that don’t exist, on statements verifying my employer bank is sound when in fact it dices with disaster, breaks liquidity requirements by multiples; here, the evidence.’ For this, he has paid a high price. This is his story.
The Arab States and the Palestine Conflict
Price: Free! Words: 121,750. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Hundreds of books and thousands of articles have been devoted to the history and contemporary course of the Arab-Israeli conflict.
United We Stand
Price: Free! Words: 1,410. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
A short personal narrative of my experience with the 9/11 terrorist attack, while attending elementary school on a military base not far from the Pentagon.
Middle Class Lifestyle – Fatal Environmental Consequences
Series: Environmental Chaos, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 33,910. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
This book is conceived to demonstrate just how deeply embedded the rapidly growing problems destabilizing our environment are ingrained in what constitute daily life particularly related to the upper and middle class. These range from personal life styles through the various societal, political, business and other infrastructure that ticks and tocks relentlessly during a typical day worldwide.
You Say Misanthrope Like It's a Bad Thing: Anthony Bialy's Complaints About 2013
Price: Free! Words: 88,610. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Anthony Bialy's 2013 columns are compiled here in book form. Join the "Red Eye" conservative in looking back on a year he's glad is over. His endearingly grumpy outlook is the only thing sustaining him. Frown and maybe occasionally smile along with him.
This Is Best For You And The Nation. God's Manual On Government.
Price: Free! Words: 11,320. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
God's manual for government. Because God doesn't want you to be frustrated. He loves you. So read and learn. After all, God's people are in bondage because they have no knowledge. Gain the knowledge, and free yourself from the bondage of frustration about your government.
Shock and Awe on America
Price: Free! Words: 140,910. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
An informative and creative view of American Politics, Religion and almost every other problem we face. The author addresses a wide array of our daily concerns including 9/11, Columbine, Gangs, Immigration, Economics, Addiction, Drug Companies, Food Risks, Water Pollution, Evolution, Spiritual existence, Science, Jesus' real teachings and many more in this 47 chapter, insightful blockbuster.
Democracy: A Proposal For a New Constitution For the United States
Price: Free! Words: 4,510. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A proposal to cut through the corrupting influence of campaign donations and corporate money on the U.S. government with a new Constitution that would make such corruption literally impossible.
A Public Affair Corrupted
Price: Free! Words: 15,500. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Law » Civil rights
A real solution to rid government of corruption and secrecy. A must read for all American voters who are tired of being robbed blind by forces outside their control.
Passing Obamacare
Price: Free! Words: 23,380. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medical insurance
Hello fellow Americans! My name is Glenn, and I'm an insurance broker. I have seen the effects of high premiums first hand, and wanted Obamacare to bring positive change in health care. As I became more familiar with Obamacare, I realized how harmful it is, and found a better solution. By reading Passing Obamacare, you will too :o) "Repeal" now has an important partner...Replace!