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Le origini preistoriche dell'onomastica italiana. by Guglielmo Peirce
Price: Free! Words: 69,880. Language: Italian. Published: August 12, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology, Essay » Sociology
L'opera offre soluzioni a vecchie perplessità filologiche in relazione ai seguenti argomenti: Origine dei cognomi italiani e loro tipologia etimologica - Antroponimi e cognomi d'origine germanica e loro significato etimologico - Toponimi italiani d'origine longobarda e loro etimologia. Libro work in progress con editing frequente; si consiglia pertanto di ripeterne ogni tanto il gratuito download
El arte de vivir del dinero ajeno by Ivan Cosos
Series: Las Pecuniarias, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 34,620. Language: Spanish. Published: November 6, 2012. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure(5.00 from 8 reviews)
Ricardo sale de vacaciones unos días. En un pueblito de pastores hará una serie de inesperados descubrimientos sobre el lugar, sus gentes, sobre las finanzas y sobre sí mismo. A medio camino entre la narración y el ensayo filosófico, el libro aborda los fundamentos de la financiación, trazando meridianamente la distinción entre aquello que se conoce por inversión y lo que es simple especulación.
Psicología Humana by Leonardo Castellani
Price: Free! Words: 90,250. Language: Spanish. Published: August 3, 2012 by Jack Tollers. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Psychology » General
Aquí Castellani en la plenitud de su vida intelectual, derrochando lucidez, asombrosa erudición, talento sintético, manejo literario, conocimientos teológicos, filosóficos y científicos... este es un libro imperdible para psicólogos, psicoanalistas. Pero también lo es para cualquier "castellanista". Son 14 imperdibles conferencias.
Peirce, memorie storiche, araldiche e genealogiche di un cognome. by Guglielmo Peirce
Price: Free! Words: 40,210. Language: Italian. Published: August 12, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Essay » Sociology
Il risultato di alcuni mesi di navigazione in Internet alla ricerca delle più antiche memorie delle principali famiglie inglesi dal cognome Peirce. Libro del tipo 'work in progress', ma con 'editing' non frequente; si consiglia nondimeno di ripeterne ogni tanto il gratuito 'download'.
On Being Vegan: Reflections on a Compassionate Life by Colleen Patrick-Goudreau
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 20,890. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living, Essay » Sociology
Although the word “vegan” has gained traction in the public consciousness in recent years, misunderstandings and misconceptions still prevail about what “vegan” means. “On Being Vegan" sets out to dispel these myths and demystify what it means to simply live according to the values of compassion, kindness, and wellness we already possess.
WHAT IS TRUTH? POWERS THAT WERE, POWERS THAT ARE The shifting history and impact of communications, movements and the media by Steven Travers
Price: Free! Words: 547,800. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Abortion & Birth Control, Essay » Sociology
The shifting history and impact of communications, movements and the media
The Young Desert Farmer by Son Lal
Price: Free! Words: 62,990. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
A small dry sluggish feudal village in western Rajasthan came alive after the villagers managed to pump irrigation water from great depth. Tan Dan and his livestock breeding clan became commercial farmers more powerful than the former feudal lords. Tenants became landowners participating in the casteridden political game of the area. Tan Dan tried modern farming based on agricultural science.
Ill Fares the Land: Essays on Food, Hunger and Power by Susan George
Price: Free! Words: 84,470. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2012 by Transnational Institute. Categories: Essay » Political, Essay » Sociology
"The pieces collected here...examine questions of power. Some fit into the ‘food systems and hunger’ category , others are more concerned with how we think about food systems and hunger. Control over the world food system implies control over technology and ideology, scholarship and culture as well. Such areas are not peripheral to the horrors of hunger."
How To Make A Social Justice Warrior by Will Shetterly
Price: Free! Words: 73,810. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014 by CatYelling. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Will Shetterly may be the only person who has gotten death threats from both racists and anti-racists. This is his history of of flamewars, black lists, and mobbing by science fiction fans who believe they will make a better world by raging on the internet.
The American Iceberg: Debt, Inflation and Money by Bob Blain
Series: Making Money Work Better, Book 1. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 51,610. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Essay » Sociology
United States total debt, public and private, not just Federal debt, grew from $82 billion in 1916 to $70 trillion in 2010, almost a thousand times bigger. The cause is traced back to decisions made in 1787 and 1790 by framers of the Constitution and members of the First Congress. The remedy is to now correct their mistakes by properly funding the U.S. economy with "dollar" properly defined.
Wie kommt der Krieg in die Welt? Die Evolution von Konflikt, Kooperation und Konkurrenz by Martin Auer
Price: Free! Words: 26,050. Language: German. Published: May 16, 2011. Categories: Essay » Sociology
Ist der Mensch von Natur aus friedlich oder kriegerisch? Was ist "natürlich": Konkurrenz oder Zusammenarbeit? Welche Gesellschaftsordnungen setzen sich durch? Sind Kriege Konflikte, die auch anders gelöst werden könnten, oder sind gewaltsame Kämpfe unausweichlich? Können Kriege abgeschafft werden? Wie müssten Gesellschaften organisiert sein, die ohne Krieg auskommen?
Universe The Entities by LaVall McIvor
Price: Free! Words: 56,420. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2010. Categories: Essay » Sociology(1.00 from 2 reviews)
This book could best be described as a speculative look at the formation and composition of the Universe and the Entities that reside within, including the population of Humans living on this world. Although I will discuss 'other' Entities in the Universe, primarily I focus on our species on this planet and what has transpired since our inception here and our probable fate if nothing changes.
EXPLORING RELIGION by SOLZHENITSOF
Price: Free! Words: 70,730. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Categories: Essay » Sociology
The Messiah who shall carry to the Mankind alongside with all the creatures. Erzurum as being one of the key cities "The Silk Way" between the Asia and the Europe had a lot of flares left over from the history of living creatures!
Untouchable Friends by Son Lal
Price: Free! Words: 34,290. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American, Essay » Sociology
In the 1970s Baya and other children in the Rajasthan desert region worked as sweepers at houses, where they were treated as untouchables. Although outsiders kept away from them, they enjoyed each others company, being good friends. Feudal attitudes influenced the life of all the sweeper families. The book also deals with death rites, Ganga water rites, Chandals and the meaning of outcasting.
A Voice Of The Indian Desert by Son Lal
Price: Free! Words: 33,740. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » History » Asian
Tan Dan about fights in the feudal age and the liberation of the feudal serfs in the 1950s. Narrations from his native village. Detha cattlebreeders had clashes with feudal lords, who did not accept any rivalry to their supremacy. Untouchable Hindus worked as humiliated serfs. Among them Harji. Brutally beaten, as his hair was too long. Eventually the suppressed farmers became landowners.
I Am Vietnamese by Huy Pham
Price: Free! Words: 73,580. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic Studies / Asian American Studies, Essay » Sociology
Think Pho Ga for the Vietnamese soul. This is an edgy collection of 70+ English short stories from Vietnamese people across the world about our struggles with cultural identity, failure, parents, expectations, and life itself. Contributing authors include best-sellers Madeline Truong, Andrew Pham, Andrew Lam, and MasterChef Christine Ha, and many talented amateurs.
Hard love - Love, belonging, differences by Edit Torma
Price: Free! Words: 36,600. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Essay » Sociology
This is a beautiful story about a whife has to fight with looking after their three very young children while she and her husband suffer a lot of things together because of their many differences compared to each other and other terrible things what happen to. They try to solve these together and to stay together, anything happens.
Typisch deutsch: Anleitung zum Deutschsein by Karsten Bellin
You set the price! Words: 57,000. Language: German. Published: November 12, 2010. Categories: Essay » Sociology
Was ist eigentlich typisch deutsch? Deutschlands Ureinwohner haben alle blaue Augen, sind blond und arbeitswütig, kühl und abweisend, bürokratisch, unfreundlich und humorlos. Sie ernähren sich den ganzen Tag von Würstchen, Sauerkraut, Brezeln, Schweinehaxen, Grünkohl und Buletten oder anderem schweren fettigem Essen, von dem man anderswo ein ganzes Dorf ernähren kann......
De la mano de los griegos by Jorge Faral
Price: Free! Words: 39,330. Language: Spanish. Published: April 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » History & surveys / general, Essay » Sociology
Te ha tocado estudiar Filosofía, o simplemente te interesa, o te gustaría haberla comprendido mejor… Necesitas una introducción sencilla y convincente. Aquí la tienes. Un libro que comienza por el principio y avanza paso a paso, tal como se dio en la historia de la humanidad de la mano de los griegos, hace ya 26 siglos.