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Simple Solutions vs. Complex Problems
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,720. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2012. Category: Essay » Sociology
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Today in society we are faced with a variety of divisive issues ranging from abortion to gay marriage, from gun control to use of recreational drugs, from immigration to participation in the military service, from taxation to unemployment compensation. This short book is dedicated to identifying and outlining simple, pragmatic solutions to many of our more complex problems and divisive issues.
Flying Colors
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,900. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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Jonathan cracks open many doors for an intimate yet revealing look at a world most people never get to see; Apartheid, civil aviation, Israel, gay rights & more “I really enjoyed [your book]. I read it in one sitting and found it absolutely riveting. You’re both a strong writer and a gifted story teller. Many thanks for sharing it with me.” Matt Mills, Editorial Director, Pink Triangle Press.
Lost Crossings: A Contemplative Look at Western North Carolina's Historic Swinging Footbridges
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,370. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012. Category: Essay » Sociology
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This ebook contains 12 brief, contemplative essays and numerous photographs documenting North Carolina's most historic swinging footbridges. Mitchell and Yancey Counties are home to 13 of the state's 23 remaining footbridges, including the oldest in the state. Lost Crossings is the first book to offer comprehensive footbridge info. Read stories, view the map, and learn about this local feature.
Population - Dandelion
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2012 by DarkGate. Category: Essay » Sociology
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Population - Dandelion is an essay about movements that are against the social structures whether it be government, organizations, schools or religion. These social structures also referred to as machines are designed to control people through the concept of panopticism (described by Michael Foucault). The essay focuses on a culture with a message (Hippies, flower children) and how they set out...
Heavenly Father Can I Holla At You Briefly
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,010. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012. Category: Essay » Sociology
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This book is a compilation of seven short essays from my online blog and began as an attempt to create a collection of topics for a youth debating club to discuss. Each of the following essays aims at using logical reasoning to arrive at an opinion. Since several algorithms can be concocted in the human mind, such an approach yields conclusions that are highly debatable.
Pansofo el alba de la razón
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Series: Obras de pensamiento alternativo, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 4,950. Language: Spanish. Published: September 30, 2012. Category: Essay » Sociology
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Esta obra trata sobre el calvario psicológico que sufrió un ateo imaginario en la edad media. Los conflictos provocados por su habla y sus ideas le llevaron a vivir una intensa vida, donde pone de manifiesto su desconformidad con la utilización del dogma para controlar a la gente o como excusa.
Emergency Economy: A PFRI Paper by Dr. Imran Chaudhry and Saleena Karim
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Price: Free! Words: 7,930. Language: American English. Published: January 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
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This paper, produced by the Pakistan First Research Institute (PFRI), presents a two-pronged contingency model for a sustainable microeconomy in Pakistan’s context.
The Eight-Penny Bracelet
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Price: Free! Words: 2,560. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
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Who knows what treasures lurk when the family finally comes to grips with selling the family farm. The patriarch and matriarch are long deceased, but it takes the grown children some time to put closure on their grief and move forward with the inevitable. But to their surprise, they find an old relic that rekindles the memories of their deceased siblings.
Religion Is A Joke
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Price: Free! Words: 5,220. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Atheism/Agnosticism
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A summary of views on how religion is a laughable concept, goes into some detail on what an atheist is and what is good and bad with religion
Java Server Faces
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Price: $35.99 USD. Words: 5,410. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013. Category: Essay » Technology
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This is a book teach for you to know about language JSF Java Server Faces is FrameWork for development web
Something Blue
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,930. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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'Something Blue' is an eclectic collection of twenty-four short stories, flash fiction and essays representing the first twenty years of Christopher Southers’ writing. From his first awkward teenage scribblings into a notebook to the latest words typed into his trusty laptop, 'Blue' covers the spectrum of his writing. Find a comfortable spot, kick off your shoes and let’s go for a ride shall we?
What Do You Mean You're Not Interested in Sex?: American Life and Law from an Asexual Perspective
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Price: Free! Words: 10,520. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
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An academic and personal exploration of asexuality and the asexual spectrum, this essay focuses on the complexities of human sexuality and sexual orientation and takes a look at how asexuality fits within the broad spectrum of human experience.
How?
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Price: Free! Words: 360. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014. Category: Essay » Sociology
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How can the world be this way?
Chaotic
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Price: Free! Words: 340. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2014. Category: Essay » Sociology
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Another musing of mine. Am I living within society or is society living in me?
Dedicated to MH370
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Price: Free! Words: 2,510. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2014. Category: Essay » Sociology
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Dedicated to MH 370, in memory of the victims and their grieving families and friends, are these two short poems. A tragic incident, leaving in its wake painful memories of the fateful flight MH370 took to the air. A brief essay on grieving and working out grief. [The above poem and work is generic for all faiths and has no religious content]
Shit I Believe In
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,140. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2012. Category: Essay » Sociology
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These are random tweets taken from my Twitter account. I have epiphanies all the time so I jot them down. People said write a book about all these thoughts. So I did.
How to Tell a Lie
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,890. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2011. Category: 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.
How to be Selfish (And other uncomfortable advice)
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Price: $29.99 USD. Words: 29,280. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2012. Category: Essay » Sociology
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How to be Selfish (And other uncomfortable advice) Does selfishness have negative associations for you? Does it conjure up an image of someone mean, like a fairytale ogre perhaps? I’m here to tell you that there is another way to be selfish. Selfishness is about helping yourself, yes. It’s about satisfying the deep desires within you that cause so much heartache.
100 Things Anyone Can Be Grateful For
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Price: Free! Words: 490. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
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Life got you down? Try gratitude and watch your mood lift. Here are 100 things you can already be grateful for.
Leaving Home
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,120. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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A train breaks down in the snowy Polish countryside. The jungle awakes. On a cruise ship, paranoia strikes. Fairy godmother magic comes from an unexpected source. A blackmailer makes a mistake. A young father leaves town. A neighbor's death reveals a dark surprise. All this and more in Leaving Home, a collection of twenty short stories, flash fiction, and travel essays by Melinda Brasher.