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On Being Vegan: Reflections on a Compassionate Life
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 20,880. 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.
Sigma Shock
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 24,200. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014. Categories: Essay » Sociology
What is the Sigma male? How do you tell if you are a Sigma male? Are you the type that will leave the Alpha roost and dictate life in your own terms or will you fall into the trap of the beta? The lone wolf lifestyle begins..
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".
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.
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.
Miner* Celebrity: How An Underground Artist Found Fame In NYC.
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 66,510. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Essay » Sociology
Chronicles some of the events and episodes leading up to Marcus Taylor aka Marvalous, successfully selling his music on the streets of NYC for 7 years. Included in his many supporters are an inordinate amount of celebrities, along with some not as recognized, but none-the-less interesting characters. This so-called underground emcee relates amusing, sobering, and insightful recollections.
Trajetórias Sociais e Políticas de Formação de Adultos em Portugal
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 83,470. Language: Portuguese. Published: November 27, 2014 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Essay » Sociology
As transformações socioeconómicas ocorridas na sociedade portuguesa nas últimas décadas, acompanhando os processos de modernização dos restantes países europeus, manifestaram-se também ao nível do sistema educativo. Procurou-se democratizar o ensino, diminuir as taxas de analfabetismo e de abandono escolar e promover um aumento de qualificações da população ativa.