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Brazil's Rise to Global Power - Bolsa Familia, Neoliberal Reform and Trade Partnerships, Military Capabilities, Defense Spending, Soft Power Projection, Role in International Organizations
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 133,140. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World leaders, Nonfiction » History » South American
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this military study assesses the rise of Brazil as a global power.
Building Peace in a Post-Assad Syria: State Without a Nation, Establishing Secure Environment, Democratic Transition, Reconciliation - Case Studies including Peru, South Africa, Liberia, Sri Lanka
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 128,630. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World leaders
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this military study explores a scenario where a post-Assad Syria faces a transition from civil war toward peace with its current borders and internal divisions.
L'enigma nord-coreano - Cosa accade oggi al 38° parallelo e quale futuro ha la dittatura di Kim Jong-un
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 54,910. Language: Italian. Published: May 6, 2015 by Fuoco Edizioni. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
La Repubblica Popolare Democratica di Corea, guidata dal misterioso Kim-Jong-un, erede dell'unica dinastia comunista della storia, rappresenta per antonomasia lo "Stato canaglia" per eccellenza, ma rappresenta veramente un pericolo per l'equilibrio internazionale?
A Dying Breed: Insights Into The African American Question
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,660. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
A Dying Breed; Insights into the African American Question, is the first of a trilogy of books designed to focus on America’s relationship with African American males. Although there is a focus on family issues, my goal is to provide insight on how American social perspectives have contributed to a self -imposed path of destruction.
International Relations: A Simple Introduction
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 17,870. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
International Relations: A Simple Introduction offers an accessible guide to its main ideas and methods. Examine gains from trade theory to understand international trade, and explore the roles of power and interdependence in trade liberalization. Investigate climate change with assurance, prisoners’ dilemma, and chicken games. Assess the prospects for cultural conflict, change and cultural unity.
The Delaplaine Elizabeth Warren (Her Essential Quotations)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,000. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Here are Warren’s most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials that are available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book by that well-known Quote Monger, Andrew Delaplaine. The original illustrations are by his sister, Renee. Learn about the lady’s wit and wisdom from her very own words.
The Delaplaine Paul Ryan - His Essential Quotations
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,110. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house
Here are Ryan’s most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book by that well-known Quote Monger, Andrew Delaplaine. The original illustrations are by his sister, Renee. Learn about the man’s wit and wisdom from his very own words.
The Delaplaine Marco Rubio - His Essential Quotations
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,220. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house
Here are Rubio’s most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book by that well-known Quote Monger, Andrew Delaplaine. The original illustrations are by his sister, Renee. Learn about the man’s wit and wisdom from his very own words.
Deus Ex Machina: God From The Machine
You set the price! Words: 4,420. Language: British English. Published: May 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Deus ex machina is a poetry collection exploring the UK today. It is for people who baulk at the rampant inequality and long for change. A proportion of any profit gained will be donated to the Trussell Trust, who do so much to aid those most grossly hit by the inequality of our age, and a proportion will be donated to the Green Party, to invest in a future politics that works for the common good.
Talking Back: Voices of Color
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 55,670. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015 by Red Letter Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic studies, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
A dynamic anthology featuring voices of youth, political prisoners, feminists, immigrants and history-makers. Introduction by poet Nellie Wong. "A rainbow of radical authors writing on many of the critical issues of today -- education, racism, healthcare, LGBT, immigration, the penal system, feminism... This book is a treasure."--James Wright, Black scholar, unionist, former civil rights organizer
The Lost Canadians
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 175,780. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
When Vancouver-born Don Chapman was six years old, he was stripped of his Canadian citizenship, thanks to an arcane provision of the 1947 Canadian Citizenship Act. Years later, he was stunned to discover that fact, and thus began his David and Goliath battle to change Canada’s discriminatory citizenship laws. In riveting, hard-hitting prose, Chapman describes his fight to rectify this injustice.
Chaos Variables: Taking A Closer Look at the Bill of Rights
Series: Chaos Variables. Price: Free! Words: 9,970. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » US Constitution, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
This free eBook is a read along guide to the YouTube mini-series, "Taking A Closer Look at the Bill of Rights". Each amendment has an episode and will offer new insight for many on how they see the Constitution.
You've Got a Problem
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,320. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Written in plain English without being bogged down in psychological language, this is a book everyone, not just economists and sociologists should read, but everyone from every walk of life. Robert Muddiman's book is an in depth analysis; not just of what it means to be human; but also the nature of humanity.
There Shall Be An Independent Scotland: British And Scottish Nationalism After The 2014 #Indyref
Price: $6.25 USD. Words: 27,570. Language: British English. Published: April 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 21st Century
Scottish independence is one of the most significant political debates that has taken place within the UK nation's three hundred year history. One thing is clear: there shall be an independent Scotland, one day. In this collection of papers, Nye uses contemporary and historical examples to explore Scottish-British relations and particularly the values given to both British and Scottish nationalism
Medicare Revolution: Profiting from Quality, Not Quantity
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,370. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2015 by CQ Roll Call. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
This essential CQ Roll Call guide examines the twists and turns of the long “doc fix” journey and what happened in one of the biggest legislative achievements of 2015, which will wean health programs away from the existing fee-for-service system and impact doctor pay. It also explores how the health care industry is reconfiguring itself and developing new delivery systems to adapt.
Charlie Hebdo: The Global View
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 7,840. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2015. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
When the Charlie Hebdo killings happened in Paris in early 2015, attention swivelled to the way that terror and accusation are being used to try and stifle debate. But these are discussions that are not only being held in France. Here writers around the world have been asked to write short essays exploring the ways that journalists and artists have been threatened over the years.
Adiós Cataluña: Las reglas del juego
Price: $3.29 USD. Words: 29,830. Language: Spanish. Published: April 26, 2015 by Editorial Dragon. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
¿Independencia de Cataluña? Sí, pero siguiendo las reglas Este libro plantea cómo realizar la independencia de Cataluña de una forma legal, eso sí, con todas las consecuencias. Establezcamos las reglas del juego (62 en este libro) y clarifiquemos lo que va a ocurrir y cuál será la posición de España en caso de secesión por parte de Cataluña. Luego ya podremos hablar de independencia.
Avenge
Series: Japan, 4. Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 16,170. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Author use a new literary form of novel––a dialogue between a scholar and God, releases Bible predict Japan suffering atomic bombing, analyzes Japanese atomic bomb complex, warning Japan is secretly developing nuclear weapon and wait one day to revenge the US by atomic bomb, if the US support Japan to develop nuclear weapon which feeds a tiger to its own detriment finally boomerangs.
War: A Crime Against Humanity
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 100,950. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » History » War
Roberto Vivo’s War: A Crime Against Humanity is a concise condensation of the history of war and of the evolution of humanity in its search for enduring and active world peace. Vivo posits that in a world where nine out of ten victims of war are civilians, every war is a crime against humanity. He studies the causes of wars and provides innovative ideas for placing the world on the path to peace.
La guerra: un crimen contra la humanidad
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 107,900. Language: Spanish. Published: April 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » History » War
La guerra: un crimen contra la humanidad, de Roberto Vivo, es una concisa historia de la guerra a través de los tiempos, y de la búsqueda para encontrar una paz activa y duradera. Según Vivo, si hoy en el mundo nueve de cada diez víctimas de las guerras son civiles, se debe considerar toda guerra de lesa humanidad. Estudia las causas de la guerra y ofrece ideas para conducir el mundo hacia la paz.