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Hitler's Youth - An Analysis of Mein Kampf
Series: An Analysis of Mein Kampf, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 2,610. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Holocaust, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Civil & human rights
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A critical analysis of Mien Kampf, the doctrine of the NAZI regime in wartime Germany.
Money Facts: Simple, Obvious, but Neglected
Series: Making Money Work Better, Book 8. Price: Free! Words: 25,090. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Democracy
For money to work properly, it needs to be understood as a medium of communication that strangers use to cooperate. Capitalism as we know it is out of control, It can be brought under control by having money originate debt-free with its value defined in work time. Evidence presented from Cooperation:The Wealth of Nations Game shows how it can be done.
Year of the Rant. Part Two: The Winter of Our Discontent, Winter, 2013.
Series: Year of the Rant., Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 33,050. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Year of the Rant, Part Two: The Winter of Our Discontent, Winter, 2013 is the second collection of posts collected from Lachlan's blog. Make sure your eReader is coated with asbestos as it gets increasingly volcanic.
Smart Cities Movement in BRICS
Series: GP and ORF e-books. Price: Free! Words: 59,260. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Public affairs, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Engineering (General)
Urbanisation creates as many opportunities for societies as it does a gamut of challenges. Globally, more and more nations are pondering the concept of a ‘smart city,’ and examining the suitability of applying so-called smart solutions to the multifaceted problems of cities.
Neighbourhood First: Navigating Ties under Modi
Series: GP and ORF e-books. Price: Free! Words: 64,350. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Current affairs
This publication brings to focus India’s policy towards its immediate and extended neighbourhood—South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) members, Iran, China and Myanmar—under Modi thus far.
Iran Nuclear Deal: Implications of the Framework Agreement
Series: GP and ORF e-books. Price: Free! Words: 42,100. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Arms control
Edited by Rajeswari Pillai Rajagopalan and Arka Biswas, this volume from the Observer Research Foundation and Global Policy consists of nine chapters that deal with various aspects of the Iranian nuclear agreement reached on 2 April 2015.
Accusations and Answers
Series: Accusations and Answers. Price: Free! Words: 20,370. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2015 by Sanria. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Islam, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Current affairs
“Accusations and Answers” we have rearranged and added many explanations to answer all possible accusations on Islam.
The Mediterranean Reset: Geopolitics in a New Age
Series: Global Policy e-books. Price: Free! Words: 86,050. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Current affairs
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This volume explores the geopolitics of the Mediterranean region which has changed dramatically in the twenty-first century, partly as a result of local state dynamics and partly as a product of transformational changes at the international and broader regional levels.
Year of the Rant. Part Three: Spring Loaded, Spring, 2013
Series: Year of the Rant., Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 26,770. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World politics
This is the third part of the 'Year of the Rant' Series. The latest collection of posts from Lachlan's blog. It's all here: the fight for the environment, politics, commercial TV. It all comes within the ambit of Lachlan's fury. Send it to a friend as a gift? But only do this if you want your friends to know you are a total cheapskate.
Global Goals, National Actions: Making the Post-2015 Development Agenda Relevant to India
Series: GP and ORF e-books. Price: Free! Words: 44,930. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Environmental politics, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism
This volume, edited by Vikrom Mathur and Ritika Passi, unpacks the tensions inherent in various interpretations of sustainable development by eliciting debates given varied value systems and national interests; offers a framework through which to localise global goals like the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs); focuses on 10 SDGs that are India’s primary concerns; and ends with an evaluation
New Room to Manoeuvre: An Indian Approach to Climate Change
Series: GP and ORF e-books. Price: Free! Words: 22,330. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Current affairs
The essays in this joint publication from Global Policy and the Observer Researh Foundation illuminate the way forward for climate financing, technology transfer and green growth, providing an invaluable read to politicians, researchers and students of India’s climate diplomacy.
Promoting Democracy for Creating a Better and Peaceful World: Regional, National and Local Perspectives
Series: GP and ORF e-books. Price: Free! Words: 56,400. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World politics
This edited volume describes various impediments to democracy at the regional, national and local level, and offers ideas for successfully promoting democracy to achieve the fundamental goal of creating a better and peaceful world
Line in the Waters: The South China Dispute and its Implications for Asia
Series: GP and ORF e-books. Price: Free! Words: 27,930. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World politics
Line in the Waters, edited by Abhijit Singh, looks at emerging security dynamics in the Southeast Asian littorals and their impact on Asian geopolitics and security.
State of Power 2016: Democracy, sovereignty and resistance
Series: State of Power. Price: Free! Words: 57,320. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Democracy
TNI's fifth annual State of Power 2016 report explores the intersect of power and democracy. Featuring prominent activists and academics, its essays feature the long battle between economic power and popular democracy, expose the different powers seeking to undermine democracy today, and tell the stories of radical popular democratic alternatives emerging worldwide.
A Decade of BRICS: Indian Perspectives for the Future
Series: GP and ORF e-books. Price: Free! Words: 49,390. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Public affairs
As the BRICS grouping nears a decade of existence, this GP-ORF volume offers commentary from pre-eminent scholars and emerging next-generation researchers on measures that can separate and insulate the group from the vagaries of international discord.
The Book of Change: Global Finance vs. The People
Series: The Book of Change: A Tapestry of 21st Century Culture. Price: Free! Words: 25,460. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism
It would appear that money is the root cause of global suffering in the 21st Century, proving that the universal law of cause and effect is alive and well in the world of global finance vs. the people. This book illuminates the endless connections between the elite players who hold all the purse strings and identifies the collateral damage caused by their actions on the human population.
The Book of Change: Environmental Issues vs. Politics
Series: The Book of Change: A Tapestry of 21st Century Culture. Price: Free! Words: 40,670. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism
We cannot expect environmental change if we are not willing to make the necessary sacrifices to ignite a complete paradigm shift - which is to move from a culture of consumption to a culture of conservation. Knowing the truth is part of the solution to a healthier planet. The rest of the solution lies within every one of you - to change, or not to change. That is the question.
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 & 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.
India’s Urbanisation Experiences
Series: GP and ORF e-books, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 24,250. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » City planning, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Social policy
This publication provides information on key urban challenges facing India, and directions the country could take to absorb and manage future growth. Five aspects responsible for achieving sustainable urbanisation are reviewed: Urban population trends, implementation of master plans, housing for the urban poor, solid waste management and the need for smart cities.
Liberty Defined
Series: Defined. Price: Free! Words: 27,960. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Government
Government should be remembered as an antiquated idea befitting a less civilized period of Humanity's history! The enemies of liberty are everywhere. Often innocent people are completely unaware of the results of their actions. Here liberty is clearly defined. The most terrible losses of liberty always come, not from well thought out plans of attack but, from those who inadequately defend it!