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Cogent Comments: Thoughts on Education, Politics, and Culture by Bob Howitt
Price: Free! Words: 94,200. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2015. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Education
The honest, unscripted, and politically incorrect opinions of educator and activist, Bob Howitt.
Delhi Underifrån by Son Lal
Price: Free! Words: 60,480. Language: Swedish. Published: February 24, 2015. Categories: Essay » Sociology
Mitt sökande efter tankar om välfärden bland Delhis fattiga. Mellan april 2012 och maj 2014. Människor som lever i slumområden och har flyttat till Delhi från landsbygden i andra delstater på grund av fattigdom. De som arbetar med rengöring och de som samlar lump. Antikorruptionskampanjer mot mutor i offentlig förvaltning. Framväxten av AAP, ett nytt parti som stöds av fattigt folk.
Indien Underifrån by Son Lal
Price: Free! Words: 86,070. Language: Swedish. Published: February 23, 2015. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Mina upplevelser i västra Indien 2013 och 2014 tillsammans med underprivilegierade människor som försöker förbättra sina levnadsvillkor. Samtal om familjelivets skiftningar. All konversation var på hindi. Jag har haft särskilt nära band med soparkastens folk (bhangi), men även bra kontakt med andra grupper i stad och by, slättbygd och djungelområden. Om utvecklingsarbeten i byar och städer.
Italia: un paese 1000 Maschere by Leo Valeriano
You set the price! Words: 381,790. Language: Italian. Published: January 7, 2015. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » History » Essays
Uno scritto unico che non dovrebbe mancare in nessuna biblioteca. Per la prima volta vengono esaminate le Maschere, i costumi, la storia e le leggende di oltre 700 Comuni italiani.
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.
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
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!
Migration: The COMPAS Anthology by COMPAS
Price: Free! Words: 109,290. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Essay » Political
Migration: The COMPAS Anthology is a unique compendium of short articles and poems on the multiple interlinked practices, policies, responses and experiences that make up the phenomenon ‘migration’. Migration experts join with winners from COMPAS’ poetry competition to give their take on migration, ranging from personal reflections to succinct topic overviews.
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 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.
Dilemas éticos de la medicina contemporánea by Junta de Transparencia y Ética Pública
Price: Free! Words: 60,070. Language: Spanish. Published: April 26, 2013 by Digitalgraf. Categories: Essay » Political, Essay » Sociology
Los días 29 y 30 de junio de 2012 se llevó a cabo en Montevideo, Uruguay, un seminario / taller internacional sobre Ética, Medicina y Salud Pública, organizado por la Junta de Transparencia y Ética Pública (JUTEP), en el marco de sus cometidos de promoción de la ética de la función pública y prevención de la corrupción en los organismos del Estado.
An Invisible Chain of our Time by Iam Willgreen
Price: Free! Words: 69,070. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2013. Categories: Essay » Technology, Essay » Sociology
A critical insight over the assumed changes that we have done and do, which have never had any logical basis. Reasons to change the point of view about our way of life: health, food, time, relationships, work, home, as well as all are related. What feels and thinks an environmentalist that is lacking within all of us.
Reset (Pietre senza Storia) by Sauro Barducci
You set the price! Words: 81,370. Language: Italian. Published: February 9, 2013. Categories: Essay » Sociology
“Ho speso quattro secoli di vita e ho fatto mille viaggi nei deserti perché volevo dire ciò che penso volevo andare avanti ad occhi aperti" [ Pierangelo Bertoli, A muso duro, 1979]
Proverbs. 2013 Daily Devotions for the Good Life. by Mike Little
You set the price! Words: 84,360. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2012. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Devotional
Short Blurb: In December, 2009, my pastor and I began a Bible Study and Song ministry with Converting Hearts Ministry in Creedmoor. Thanks to the message Pastor Ernest Ferrell delivered that morning, I began a Proverbs daily read and apply study. I e-mailed a verse study to them each morning and later used 3X5 file cards for the daily study, This is the daily lessons for 2013.
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.
Ill fares the land: essays on food, hunger and power by Transnational Institute
Price: Free! Words: 84,480. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2012. 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."
Self, Other, Community: Meditations on Social Order and Social Breakdown by George A. Kendall
Price: Free! Words: 54,900. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
A collection of essays about the modern world's attack on human community in the pursuit of wealth and utopian social engineering schemes. The essays emphasize that we exist for the sake of community, which embodies love, not for the sake of wealth or power, which are means. Our spiritually diseased elites reverse the order, creating the mess we are in now.
The American Iceberg: Debt, Inflation and Money by Bob Blain
Series: Making Money Work Better, Book 1. Price: Free! 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.