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The Donors’ Dilemma: Emergence, Convergence and the Future of Foreign Aid
Series: Global Policy e-books, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,620. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Essay » Sociology
As poverty declines, what if the remaining pockets of poverty are increasingly focused in countries where aid is already on the way to becoming irrelevant as domestic resources grow - such as some middle income countries - or in countries which cannot absorb aid easily and quickly – meaning many fragile states? This is the question addressed by contributors to Global Policy’s first e-book.
Supertrends - It's a Changing World
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,030. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014. Categories: Essay » Sociology
More than 850 numbers are telling us how the world is changing. From drones to alien species, from disappearing handwriting to students on the move worldwide, from EBooks to gambling we can already see into the future. In this book the statistics are like a telescope pointed at everyday life; there are a lot of surprises.
Strategic Management
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,340. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014. Categories: Essay » Author profile
This book on Strategic Management is specially designed for those who are the students of MBA, PGDM & Executives.
Who Cares What I Think?
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,510. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2015. Categories: Essay » Author profile
Music, art, eggnog and faith. "V-walkers", death and the ceaseless need to mow. It's a cornucopia of opinions, revelations and speculations, as the author of "Back To Woolstock" and "From This Seed" opens his mind to the public.
How to Tell a Lie
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,890. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2011. Categories: Essay » Sociology
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A short, provocative work examining the ways we look at life. Using logic and offbeat humor, the author challenges the reader to examine per-suppositions and provides techniques for telling the difference between truths and lies. A strange mix of humor and philosophy. Entertaining and challenging.
Marriage in Pride and Prejudice
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,750. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014. Categories: Essay » Literature, Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism
This is a scholarly essay about marriage expectations in the Regency period as expressed in Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice. It explores the different relationships between the sexes in the novel, and what the options were for women who were not yet married during this period. Including photographs taken during a Jane Austen pilgrimage to England, it's a must read for all "Janeites".
Red Line/Blue Line: Essays from the Editor's Corner
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,070. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature
Any book about editing is, necessarily, a book about writing. For the casual scribbler or earnest author, "Red Line/Blue Line" is a collection of 36 essays - informative, occasionally digressive, and frequently irreverent - on writing, editing, and the essential interplay between the two. It is an invitation to read well, write better, and have fun doing it.
Cultivating a Mindful Life
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,580. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Essay » Author profile
How does one live a mindful life? In "Cultivating A Mindful Life," 35 stories provide the seeds, water and light. Each chapter ends with questions for reflection so that you may dig deeper into the topic and develop your own practices for living mindfully. You will be inspired to live more fully in the present moment, awake and alive.
7 Lessons in 7 Years: Mastering the Modern Classroom
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,620. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching, Essay » Sociology
The ultimate guide to thriving in the first years of teaching high school: In this straight-forward, humorous guide you will learn about seven of the most important factors of modern classroom instruction. Topics include how to manage Paperwork, Grades, Students, and more. Easy to read, this guide seeks to give you "A head start, not a headache".