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Decision Model for U.S.-Mexico Border Security Measures - President Trump's Proposed Border Wall, History of Security Infrastructure by ICE, CBP, DHS, Intelligence Community, Law Enforcement
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 33,960. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Mexico, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has invested billions of dollars to prevent illegal drugs, immigration, weapons, and currency from transiting across the U.S.-Mexico border. DHS has not created a sufficient standardized method to measure whether an investment in a security measure is cost-effective when combining assets.
No Diplomacy
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,460. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
No Diplomacy is the antithesis to a superhero story. It’s one you can’t unread. Written by a former Canadian infantry soldier, the direct language used in this first person narrative subjects the reader to an uncomfortably vulnerable account of events which took place during the summer of 2010 near Panjwayi District, Afghanistan.
Failure is Not an Option: A Root Cause Analysis of Failed Acquisition Programs - Case Studies of Future Combat Systems, Comanche Helicopter, Polar and SATCOM Satellites, Presidential Helicopter
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 28,580. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
By studying a subset of cancelled major defense acquisition programs, it is possible to achieve a better understanding of root causes for failure and analyze whether there are commonalities among the root causes for failure to apply to future programs.
Save the Earth, Don't Give Birth
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 56,810. Language: British English. Published: July 23, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
The story behind the simplest, yet trickiest, way to help save our endangered planet
Estrategia de la Aproximación Indirecta
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 134,160. Language: Spanish. Published: July 21, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
En la obra, no trata el autor de resolver un problema de técnica guerrera ni de orientar la política militar de un país. Esta vez trata un tema mucho más general, que puede interesar a toda clase de lectores y no sólo a los especialistas. Y sobre este tema elabora una verdadera “filosofía” de la guerra, por lo que se puede afirmar que constituye la obra más fundamental de su copiosa producción.
The Insurgency Business: The Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, 2010-2016 - Comprehensive Survey of Capability to Manage Money, Manpower, and Materiel, Recruiting to Support the Caliphate
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 40,750. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
Even though its caliphate has been reduced in size and scope in 2017, the IS's entrepreneurial capability to effectively manage money, manpower, and materiel has enabled it to develop its brand as the deadliest and most widely known terrorist organization. The narrative of the IS being a governing body promoted a value proposition of financial stability, security, religious structure for worship.
И Таз Добра! (Публицистика) — Част Втора
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 72,060. Language: Bulgarian. Published: July 21, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy, Essay » Political
In Bulgarian. Това е втория том от моята публицистика с обем приблизително 1/3 от всичките неща, които са поместени под условното заглавие “За Вестници” но само до 2014-та включително. Те също започват някъде към 1990-та (когато Мирски се появи като автор) и темите също са най-различни, макар и основно политически.
What the Heck Happened to the USA?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,560. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
The devastation of the American middle class didn't happen by chance. The reasons are however more complex than the mainstream narratives. This book explains all the processes and the players -- especially the Federal Reserve Bank and the large corporations -- played in the transformation of the American economy. Written as a conversation among friends of different ideologies.
Mediated Nationalism: Press Freedom, Mass Media, and Nationalism - Analysis of World Values Survey to Establish Levels of Nationalist Attitudes, Factors Manipulated for Nationalism Within Countries
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 30,130. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This research seeks to identify the underlying factors in the production of nationalism. Using the World Values Survey to establish levels of nationalist attitudes, the author uses quantitative analysis to examine how levels of nationalism change in response to nationalistic terminology transmitted through online news media.
Militarists' False Fables, Paradigms, and Pretense
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,520. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Congress, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house
Under Obama's Iran Nuclear Deal; the U.N. asks vendors world-wide to submit procurement proposals combining ballistic missile systems with nuclear weapons associated assets for sale to Iran. The advantage of combining these two classes of items; is that sold together the package is routed through the U.N. PWG Dept.; preventing the IAEA from inspecting the contents of the Iranian bought parcels.
Quality
Price: Free! Words: 870. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
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Franco win with the organization of his company, the Communists, who organized their country.
Moment of Truth: The Nature of Catastrophes and How to Prepare for Them
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 68,910. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2018 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Emergency Management, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
We are woefully unprepared for our next major disaster—but the lessons we’ve learned post-9/11 in NYC can show all of America the way to true resilience.
2018 Secret Service School Shooting Reports: Making Schools Safer, Enhancing School Safety Using a Threat Assessment Model: An Operational Guide for Preventing Targeted School Violence (July 2018)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,110. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement, Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
The tragic events of the February 14, 2018 shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, and the May 18, 2018 shooting at Santa Fe High School in Santa Fe, Texas, demonstrated the ongoing need to provide leadership in preventing future school attacks. The U.S. Secret Service have redoubled our efforts and are poised to continue enhancing school safety.
Virtue and Vice: Morality Police and Social Control in Islamic Regimes - Comparative Study of Saudi Arabia, Iran, and the Taliban in Afghanistan, Projecting Power and Suppressing Dissent
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 47,250. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / Rituals & Practice
What role do morality police play in the social control programs of Islamic states? How are those forces employed, and what are the effects of those forces on society? These issues were explored through a comparative study of morality policing programs in Saudi Arabia, Iran, and the Taliban.
9/11 Before, During & After. An Insider's Story of the Security Corruption in the Airports: The Truths About the Lies You Were Told.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,380. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
The security dilemma in the airports that occurred before, during and after 9/11, truths that must be known about the lies you were told.
Monsters of Munster: Lessons From the Apocalyptic Narrative of the Anabaptist Kingdom - Brutal Violence from Collective Madness, Collective Identity and Religion Shaping Group Internal Dynamics
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 51,520. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity / History
This study examines the role of apocalyptic narrative in shaping collective identity and collective action to help better understand groups that turn to violence. Because such narratives deal with the ultimate and supernatural, they can be effective in causing believers to disregard worldly consequences and forgo worldly benefits to support transcendent goals.
Examining Changing American Perceptions of the Terrorist Threat: From the Oklahoma City Bombing to Al Qaeda - News Media, Web, Popular Culture, Politicians, and Terrorism Industry Creating Psychosis
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 50,430. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Future policies and research focusing on risk communication, counterterrorism economics, and intelligence transparency may be essential to breaking this collective psychosis cycle found after the 9/11 attacks.
Ишь Ты Как Оно! (Публицистика) — Часть Вторая
Price: $2.99 $2.49 USD. (17% off until July 11, 2019!) Words: 67,220. Language: Russian. Published: July 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy, Essay » Political
In Russian. Это второй том моих публицистических материалов объёмом примерно 1/3 всех вещей, которые помещены под условным заголовком “Для Газет” да только до 2014-го включительно. Они тоже начинаются где-то в 1990-ом (когда Мирский появился как автор) и тематика самая разная, хотя в основном это политические вещи.
Of Africa
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 54,080. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2018 by Greatest Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
A member of the unique generation of African writers and intellectuals who came of age in the last days of colonialism, Wole Soyinka has witnessed the promise of independence and lived through postcolonial failure. He deeply comprehends the pressing problems of Africa, and, an irrepressible essayist and a staunch critic of the oppressive boot, he unhesitatingly speaks out.
Conspiracy Theory: A Philosophical Defense
Price: Free! Words: 6,950. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2018 by Fomite. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Given the exigencies of the time, Fomite offers a series of bound pamphlets on urgent political, social, cultural, and organizing issues from a radical, anti-capitalist viewpoint.