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Zabrali mi kraj: rozmowy z Wenezuelczykami na emigracji
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 6,590. Language: Polish. Published: August 21, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration & Emigration
Z Wenezueli doby kryzysu ucieka więcej niż jeden na dziesięciu mieszkańców. To obecnie druga największa fala migracyjna na świecie. Reportaż „Zabrali mi kraj” przedstawia ten proces poprzez historie osobiste Wenezuelczyków żyjących dziś w Ekwadorze, Peru, Boliwii, we Włoszech i Irlandii, a także w Polsce.
Masters of Analytical Tradecraft: Certifying the Standards and Analytic Rigor of Intelligence Products - Examination of Intelligence Failures With Historical Case Studies Uncover Gaps, Insufficiencies
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,970. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World politics
This paper explores analysis in intelligence and evaluates a proposal to certify and convey analytical rigor as it relates to intelligence products. To accomplish this, an examination of intelligence failures is conducted to assess the application of analytical rigor across historic case studies.
Municipal Broadband: A Guide to Politics, Policies, and Success Factors
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 13,910. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Telecommunications
Municipalities can revitalize their communities and improve their finances by taking the future of broadband into their own hands. This book will help them understand how to do it. Drawing on case studies from public administrators and peer-reviewed literature, this book identifies the factors that determine success or failure for a publicly owned broadband network.
What's Wrong With America?
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 31,800. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Current affairs
21st century America finds itself divided between two fairly extreme ideals - democrats and republicans. The two sides find it difficult to agree on much of anything, but one thing that they do agree on is that America is headed down a bad road, although they have difficulty determining a common agreement on what that bad road looks like.
1,2,3, Representation by Enid Lakeman
Price: Free! Words: 23,770. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Democracy
Enid Lakeman, author of the standard text, How Democracies Vote, was a world authority on electoral systems. Moreover, her exertions, in evidence-based reasonable persuasion, were legendary, for spreading the people power of transferable voting. Where she had electoral reform campaigning and letters to the Press, now the internet for this sample of the Lakeman liberation of voting method.
Memorias (1815-1821)
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 87,990. Language: Spanish. Published: August 13, 2019 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Biography
Memorias documentales del general español Pablo Morillo enviado en 185 por el rey Fernando VII a que reconqusitara los dominios en la capitanía de Venezuela y el virreinato de la Nueva Granada, quien se caracterizó por la crueldad e implacabilidad de sus acciones contra los patriotas, pero derrotado por el Libertador Simón Bolívar se vio obligado a firmar el tratado de regularización de la guerra.
Bosquejo histórico de la revolución que regeneró el Estado de Bolívar
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 18,620. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2019 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » History, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Las guerras civiles y la violencia política han sido el cáncer que ha impedido el desarrollo integral y la proyección geopolítica de Colombia, a lo largo de dos siglos de existencia como república independiente y soberana. Una de esas absurdas confrontaciones civiles se desató en 1859, como parte de la revolución armada que encabezó Tomás Cipriano de Mosquera, tal como lo describe en esta memoria.
Taking Action for a Better Tomorrow
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,890. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Social policy, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Looking at ourselves, our governments, our societies, humanity, and the world in general, many questions and concerns may come to mind, and there may be necessary actions and responsibilities.
Collecting to Win: ISR for Strategic Effect - Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance, Review of History, Enabling Necessary Tactics, Shaping Operational Environment, Diplomacy, Observer-effect
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,540. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World politics
As the U.S. rebalances towards the Asia-Pacific, strategists and force planners will grapple with how to best pursue American policy objectives in the region. Financial constraints will limit their available means, placing additional importance on the creative use of existing resources.
Free Internet and Social Media: A Dual-Edged Sword - Historical Survey of Printing Press, Telegraph, and Radio; China and Syria Authoritarian Regimes Quieting Dissent Through Cyberspace
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,900. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Civil & human rights
The impact of the internet and social media tools on authoritarian regimes and would be revolutionaries remains a hotly debated topic even after a decade of widespread internet access. This paper argues that dissidents' use of the Internet and social media tools undermines authoritarian power, however the state will likely retain the advantage.
Little Book of Mormon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,560. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Mormonism, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Current affairs
Eleven scholars – some of them Mormons, some not – explain the faith, covering historical persecution, modern analyses of church-state relations, rituals, practices, and controversies.
A Code of Ethics and Professional Conduct for National Security Agency (NSA) Intelligence Professionals - New Mechanisms to Strengthen Employee Accountability and Trust to Improve Workforce Resilience
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,810. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Government
The National Security Agency, established in 1952 by President Truman, has continued its cryptologic heritage in both the Signals Intelligence and Information Assurance missions. These missions entail collecting foreign intelligence for U.S. Government decision makers.
Islamic Jihad: Sectarian Factors in Combating Terrorism - Hyper-Literal Interpretations by Militants Working for Global Jihad Despite Consistent Rejection Throughout Centuries, Need for Constructivism
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,420. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
The United States has been fighting a war against terror for over a decade, yet still lacks a clear understanding of its enemy. Various presidents and academics have labeled the foe as either terrorists or insurgents, with speculations about motivation ranging from economics and unemployment to tribal conflict or sectarian violence.
Keep Up with Crypto
Price: Free! Words: 2,970. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Government & business, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Current affairs
Keep Up with Crypto provides a chronicle of the main developments on the topics of Cryptocurrencies, Central Bank Digital Currencies (CBDCs) and related Blockchain Technology concerns every month. It saves you from gathering global data and reading vast volumes of material to keep up with developments for these complex and fast evolving topics.
The Information Battlespace: A Level Playing Field for the Asymmetric Foe - Analysis of ISIS Efforts in Communications, Obstacles to Public Affairs Efforts by the USAF to Influence the Enemy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,570. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Terrorism
The current conflict the United States and its coalition partners are engaged in with the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) is largely ideological. The West's narrative of liberal democracy runs counter to that of ISIS's brand of Islamic extremism bent on Sharia law.
What Fox News Doesn't Want You To Know
Price: Free! Words: 4,850. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2019 by Becker and Malloy LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Communism & socialism, Essay » Political
Dear Republican, if all the lies Fox News tells you about liberals were actually true, I’d hate liberals too. Who wouldn’t? But that’s the thing: virtually nothing you are being told about liberals is actually true. It’s propaganda, designed to demonize liberals.
Armed Deterrence: Countering Soft Target Attacks - Open Carry Firearms Policy for ROTC Detachments for Protection From Mass Shootings, Active Shooters and Self-Radicalized Lone-Wolf Terrorist Attacks
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,830. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Social Science » Violence in Society
The continued rise of self-radicalized lone-wolf terrorist attacks and mass shootings by mentally unstable individuals presents significant security challenges for military personnel serving outside of DoD facilities and at geographically separated units that offer no security.
Restructure America, Inc. - Simple Solutions to Complex Problems
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,620. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides - Economics
Restructure America, Inc. is a short, easy read to help every voter understand how the management of their country can be rapidly improved. With specific financial ideas, the book is presented as a Business Plan with clear goals that will favorably impact the life-style of 90% of Americans.
Gaining Momentum: How Media Influences Public Opinion to Push Civil-Military Decision Makers Into Formulating Foreign Policy - Studies: Vietnam War, Desert Storm, Somalia, Bosnia, GWOT, Afghanistan
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 20,730. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » History » Military
Throughout history, media has played a major role in society. The way media sways people tends to have an impact on the decisions of our civil-military leaders. When analyzing the military engagements from the past, evidence suggest the media or press does have an influence over public opinion.
Keeping Up With the Neighbors: Nonproliferation and Implementation of UNSCR 1540 - Regime Compliance With Resolution Mandating Domestic Legislation to Counter WMD and Dual-use Technology Proliferation
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 21,830. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Arms control
Liberal international relations theories predict that states with respect for the rule of law will more readily comply with their international obligations. This paper tests this prediction against compliance within the nonproliferation regime and specifically with UNSCR 1540, a resolution mandating that member nations enact domestic legislation.