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Pierre Elliott Trudeau
Series: The Prime Ministers of Canada. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,060. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2016 by Five Rivers Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography, Nonfiction » History » Biography
Trudeau was confident that his informed opinions were good for all Canadians. Not everyone agreed. Suspending civil liberties with the War Measures Act wasn't even his most controversial decision, at least, not to those who are still stuttering mad about his National Energy Program or White Paper on Indian Affairs.
Conspiracy Theories
Price: Free! Words: 7,950. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Social Science » Conspiracy theories
Conspiracy theories have always been able to pique interest among the old and young alike. Unbelievable tales and plans that allegedly took immense planning and impeccable execution have always remained all-time favourites. This book aims to bring to you some of the biggest conspiracy theories ever recorded...
Countering the Hidden Hand: A Study of Iranian Influence in Iraq - Daesh, ISIS, Social Network Analysis of Iraqi Defense, al-Jubouri Tribe, Islamic State, Social Movement Theory, Irregular Warfare
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 44,460. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
The purpose of this study is to illuminate the pathways of Iranian influence in Iraq in order to provide U.S. decision makers with a possible strategy to counter Iran's malignant influence there. By using a combination of social network analysis and social movement theory, this study illuminates the network of actors fighting Daesh in Iraq.
China's Economic Development Plan in Xinjiang and How it Affects Ethnic Instability - Economic Development in the Xuar, Uyghurs, Silk Road, Central Asia Resources, Han Migrants, Destabilizing Factors
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 29,200. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
To decrease ethnic instability in Xinjiang, the Chinese government's plan is to economically develop the region. Xinjiang is rich in natural resources, is geographically significant and has a special economic zone.
Keep Swinging: A Memoir of Politics and Justice
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 97,480. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2016 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
Joseph L. Bruno is a small-town American success story. The son of immigrants, he worked his way out of Depression-era Glens Falls, NY, served in Korea, and was one of the three most powerful men in the New York state senate as Republican leader. During fourteen years in the Senate, he forged coalitions, achieved compromises, and brought together feuding legislative factions for the common good.
Lead in the Veins
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,370. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2016 by Beaten Track Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
Lead in the Veins is Dr. Imani Tafari-Ama's critical synopsis of development concerns confronting Jamaica - including unresolved issues of colonialism; political complicity, masculinity and the discourse of violence. Passion, love and loss also take their place in this fast-paced text, while the final words are devoted to an exploration of philosophical and existential questions.
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 Burning Block Issue 1
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,570. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Political satire, philosophy and literature join forces.
9 ışık (Alparslan Türkeş)
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 38,010. Language: Turkish. Published: November 24, 2016 by ibrahim Sarı. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World leaders
Rahmetle ve minnetle andığımız, Türklük aleminin eşsiz ve Bilge Lideri, Son Başbuğ'u, merhum Alparslan TÜRKEŞ'in, gençlerle yaptığı söyleşilerden derlenmiş, "Türk'ün kurtuluş reçetesi" DOKUZ IŞIK kitabının "ilk" şeklini, sizlerle paylaşmaktan şeref duyuyorum.
Breve historia del liberalismo. Desde Jerusalen hasta Buenos Aires
Price: Free! Words: 39,310. Language: Spanish. Published: November 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Protestantism
Lo que cualquiera debería saber antes de adherir a políticas liberales El liberalismo a través de la historia, desde la época de Jesús hasta nuestros días. La diáspora judeo-cristiana luego de la persecución romana. El protestantismo, el neoliberalismo, el sionismo y más. Perlas unidas por el hilo liberal.
Русские не россияне
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 78,620. Language: Russian. Published: November 23, 2016. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
Книга представляет статьи и интервью автора, связанные с вопросами этнополитики и межнациональных отношений в Российской Федерации.
Phases of Violent Extremism: Targeting the Evolution of Al-Shabaab - Terrorism in Somalia and the Horn of Africa, Islamic Extremism, Kidnap for Ransom, Non-State Actors, Deterrence and Culture
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 35,420. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Although military operations have had some short-term successes against violent, extremist organizations (VEOs), they are an insufficient long-term counter-extremism strategy. It is apparent that a new approach and new way of analysis are necessary.
The Relationship Between Islamism and Women in Civil Society: A Look at Turkey and Egypt - Muslims, Tanzimat Reforms, Kemalism, Islamist Faction, Sadat, Mubarak, Arab Spring, What About the Veil?
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 30,190. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
This study addresses how the role of women in civil society is currently changing in Turkey and Egypt. Chapter II focuses on Turkey. Starting in the late Ottoman period and ending with the rise of the Justice and Development Party (AKP), the chapter reviews how leaders used the position of women to further their own agendas.
Hope and Disappointment: An Immigrant's Dreams of Barack Obama
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 18,560. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
He came in riding on the dreams of millions, millions who echoed his idealism: "Yes, we can!" Many of these were darker-skinned, like him, many were immigrants or African-Americans who believed that merely to have a black President was a victory in itself. And then, he compromised, appointed Republicans and conservatives to his Cabinet, and ignored the suffering of the downtrodden. What happened?
The Painful Ramifications of the South African Democracy
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 16,600. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
The Painful Ramifications of the South African Democracy On certain occasions in your life, you reach a stage where you face the proverbial rubicon, and irrespective of the consequences, you have to stand bold and address issues or aspects, however uncomfortable or excruciatingly offensive it might sound to the listener or reader
Reuniting the Divided States of America
Price: Free! Words: 17,250. Language: American English. Published: November 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
The Election of 2016 was a historic event in which one candidate won the electoral college and the other won the popular vote. The country is strongly divided over the issues. It is my attempt to present alternatives for the future to begin a conversation on change that meets the needs of this divided nation.
In Our Own Aboriginal Voice
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,290. Language: Canadian English. Published: November 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Canadian, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
An anthology of Aboriginal writers and artists in the province of British Columbia. “The time for our own stories has arrived, our own written words, our own voices. It is through our stories that we discover our roots.” – Terri Mack, Strong Nations
Donald Trump and Brexit: Misguided Rebellion
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,000. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Psychology » General
The election of Donald Trump and Britain's vote to leave the European Union both followed two of the most negative, divisive campaigns in living memory. Moreover they are both symptomatic of a wider problem: nobody trusts experts anymore and truth itself is now seen as a conspiracy to keep the people down. We explore the psychology behind these disturbing new ways of thinking.
What's in a Name: A Comparative Analysis of the United States' Real ID Act and the United Kingdom's National Identity Scheme - Combating Terrorism, Identity Theft, Illegal Work and Benefit Fraud
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 41,120. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Since September 11, 2001, many governments have considered developing national identity management systems. Beyond identification, politicians and proponents of these systems have touted such system benefits as combating terrorism, preventing identity theft, facilitating travel, and combating illegal work and benefit fraud.
Risk Unbound: Threat, Catastrophe, and the End of Homeland Security - Risk Management, Lac-Megantic Quebec Oil Train Derailment Accident, 2015 Germanwings 9525 Airplane Crash, Hermeneutic Method
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 67,530. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Threat and catastrophe highlight the impossibility of providing perfect security, and demonstrate the limitations of risk-based security practices. This thesis presents an argument in three parts.