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National Defense Intelligence College Paper: Sensemaking - A Structure for an Intelligence Revolution, Mindfulness, Macrocognition, Tame and Wicked Problems, Meliorists, Neuroscience
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 103,370. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Sensemaking, whereby intelligence professionals would work with executive decisionmakers to explain data that are "sparse, noisy, and uncertain," requires an interpreter and experienced champion to bring about a practicable understanding and acceptance of the concept among intelligence practitioners.
National Defense Intelligence College Paper: Who Watches the Watchmen? The Conflict Between National Security and Freedom of the Press - Wikileaks, Assange, CIA, Bay of Pigs, Pentagon Papers
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 110,150. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
This unique and informative paper was produced by the National Intelligence University / National Defense Intelligence College. Who Watches the Watchmen? could hardly be more timely as we debate the recent leaking of the largest trove of documents in American history.
The Compassionate Rebel Revolution: Ordinary People Changing the World
By Burt Berlowe
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 178,660. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
In this compassionate rebel sequel, we look at how millions of individual citizen actions have become a massive social change movement that offers every person a chance to make a difference in the world. We feature 65 everyday heroes who have turned adversity into triumph, compassion into commitment and anger into activism, and whose acts of caring and courage are transforming society.
National Defense Intelligence College Paper: Beneath the Surface - Intelligence Preparation of the Battlespace for Counterterrorism - bin Laden, al-Qaida, Jihad, Horn of Africa, Hezbollah
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 121,890. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
The U.S. requires new strategies to collect intelligence, to manufacture new intelligence (using operations in doing so), and most importantly to organize data in new, systemic and strategic ways to make the most of what we know about this shadowy, self-healing and determined asymmetric, worldwide adversary.
National Defense Intelligence College Paper: Learning With Professionals - Selected Works from the Joint Military Intelligence College - Spying as Depicted in Movies, Spy Fiction, Clancy, LeCarre
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 168,380. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This unique and informative paper was produced by the National Intelligence University / National Defense Intelligence College. Topics and subjects include: spying as depicted in movies and novels, spy fiction vs. spy reality, history of intelligence, John LeCarre, Tom Clancy, Robert Ludlum, Principles of Intelligence, and much more.
We're Crazy!, a Memoir About U.S. Values
By Bert McLachlan
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 151,590. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » US Constitution
This is a guidebook for our children and grandchildren, to make sure they understand the mess the seniors are leaving them! They inherit the confusion of a struggle of values. So this is a low-tuition course on "What's Important?", from the curriculum of The School of Hard Knocks, from one senior citizen who wants us all to keep thinking about our own values.
Rise of the New World Order: The Culling of Man
By J. Micha-el Thomas Hays
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 207,430. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
The same occult group of people who have been ruling over humanity for thousands of years continue to do so to this day. The one world government prophesized in the Bible is unfolding behind the scenes right under your nose as you read this, and was given the catchy name of the 'New World Order'. The time is short to learn what is really happening, this book will tell you exactly what's going on.
America's Dysfunctional 'Exceptionalism' and Global Health
By Steve Smith
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 193,980. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
This book is about the people of the Third World like Trinidad and Tobago. It is about the violence of globalization, the rigidity of ideological orthodoxy and economic dogma and the unjust structure of the existing global economic order and its impact on global health. It is about the chaos created by a flawed epistemology.
Guide for Explosion and Bombing Scene Investigation, Emergency Responder Guidelines - DOJ Guides for Law Enforcement, Fire Service, EMS, Investigators, Plus FBI Terrorism Reports
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 273,560. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This is an up-to-date compendium of two Department of Justice (DOJ) publications relating to explosion and bombing scenes and other acts of domestic terrorism. These are vital references and superb sources of official information, with practical emergency information and guidance.
Complete Guide to China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, Uighur Protests, Terrorism, Modern Uyghur Identity, Human Rights, People's Republic of China Ethnic Minorities, Political Prisoners
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 691,530. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
This unique ebook provides an encyclopedic overview of all aspects of the Uyghur population and the Chinese Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, protests and alleged terrorism by Muslim Uyghurs, Chinese government policies toward the Uyghurs, oppression, history, Chinese human rights, U.S. policy issues, and much more.
Artifice - Humanities Deception from Time Immemorial
By A.I. Jacob
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 109,600. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Humanism and globalism seem to have taken over the thoughts and goals of the nations, yet the majority have no clue as to their ramifications and that we as a people are being propelled towards a self-fulfilling precipice of disaster that if not stopped will threaten the extinction of the human race.
#NätKärlek Del 3 av 4 i serien Twitterstorm
By Christian Schon
Series: Twitterstorm, Book 3. Price: $49.99 USD. Words: 225,820. Language: Swedish. Published: October 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Del 3 i serien Twitterstorm är #NätKärlek som uppstod som en motaktion och reaktion till #näthatet som redan hade pågått ett bra tag, och som nu hade totalt exploderat till sin absoluta yttersta gräns, och som var så smått på väg att falla tillbaka för att sedermera plana ut i sin aktivitetskurva. Jämför man nu innehållet i boken #NätHat mot #NätKärlek kan man se hur diskussionen svänger.
Conversations with the Crow
By Gregory Douglas
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 225,160. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013 by Basilisk Press. Category: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
The final, transcribed conversations of Robert Trumbull Crowley - former Deputy Director of Clandestine Operations for the CIA
Complete Guide to Maritime Pirates, Piracy, and Security, Assaults from Somalia, 2009 Capture of the Maersk Alabama, Rescue of Captain Richard Phillips, al-Shabaab
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 431,110. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This unique ebook provides an encyclopedic overview of all aspects of maritime piracy, assaults on shipping from Somali pirates, security measures including the work of the U.S. Navy, and the 2009 attack on the Maersk Alabama and the Navy rescue of Captain Richard Phillips. This massive compendium includes government reports, federal material, military information, and Congressional hearings.
Canadian Health Policy in the News
By Evidence Network
Price: Free! Words: 127,890. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
Canadian health policy will always be emerging and unfolding, responding to changing environmental and economic factors, new technologies, publicly held values and differing political landscapes. "Canadian Health Policy in the News" captures a moment in time and presents the issues that concern Canadians most, grounding our national discourse and debate on healthcare in the best evidence.
Nostradamus: The War with Iran--Islamic Prophecies of the Apocalypse
By John Hogue
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 106,270. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
World-renowned prophecy expert John Hogue has never seen the cryptic 16th-century prophet Nostradamus write so many clear warnings that war in Iran is coming soon. Yet there is an alternative future. The peacemakers are also mentioned along with their efforts to avert a catastrophic war. Read how the apocalyptic aspirations of the Christian West, Israel and Islam might play out or be forestalled.
The Business & Politics of Sports: A Selection of Columns by Evan Weiner Second Edition
By Evan Weiner
Series: Sports: The Business and Politics of Sports, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 246,610. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
Everybody in America and around the world is paying in some way for sports, whether it is through taxes, cable TV bills, tax breaks or incentives. In a selection of his columns spanning from 1998 to the present, award winning journalist Evan Weiner connects the dots and shows how business, politics and sports are so closely interwoven.
Black, White, Other: Biracial Americans Talk About Race and Identity
By Lise Funderburg
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 146,200. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
In this 20th anniversary edition of the landmark "Black, White, Other" (Morrow, Quill), journalist Lise Funderburg explores the lives of 46 adult children of black/white unions. Her subjects' unflinching honesty, humor, and deep feeling result in a stunning—and enduring—portrait of race in America. New foreword by novelist Mat Johnson and links to updated commentary from original participants.
Complete Guide to al-Shabaab, al-Qaeda, Mujahideen Youth Movement (MYM), Terrorism in East Africa, Somalia, Mall Attack in Nairobi, Kenya, Transnational Terrorist Threat
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 208,460. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
This unique ebook provides a thorough review of all aspects of the threat posed by terrorists from East Africa, focusing on the al-Shabaab group (also known as the Mujahideen Youth Movement MYM). These al-Qaeda affiliated terrorists claimed responsibility for the brutal assault on the Westgate Shopping Mall in Nairobi, Kenya on September 21, 2013.
Disaster and Sociolegal Studies
By Susan Sterett
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 104,190. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief
Legal governance of disaster brings both care and punishment to the upending of daily life of place-based disasters. National states use disasters to reorganize how they govern. This collection, edited by Denver University professor, Susan Sterett considers how law is implicated in disaster. The findings point to reconsidering what states do in disaster, and how law enables and constrains action.