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Министерство на слънцето
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,340. Language: Bulgarian. Published: October 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
История за абсурда на администрацията и безсилието пред бюрокрацията, разказана с много хумор, пиперлив език, романтика и въображение.
Living Death (A political Diorama... ...an NRI's Crusade)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 39,380. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014 by CreatiVentures. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Are you an Indian living in India or elsewhere? Do you love your country? How much do you love? How do you measure it? Do you think holding Indian flag in the midst of several spectators in the stadiums or expressing emotions and passions in media on politics, society, culture, administration, judiciary, religion, are symbols of patriotism?
Safe and Secure in Atropia
You set the price! Words: 4,960. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
A couple recently moved into a master planned gated community, kept up to exacting standards by aerial surveillance, "helpful" bureaucrats, and of course the vigilant HOA. But having to worship a parking meter seems a little much. This farcical satire of suburbia illustrates that totalitarianism isn't always an iron-fisted dictatorship (yet), and it may be closer to home than one might think.
Monkeys in the Jungle: A Parable of Trees that Just Won't Grow
Price: Free! Words: 7,580. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Essay » Sociology
Why do problems seem to continue forever? How come no answer ever seems to be good enough? Why do people fight when, in principle, they actually agree? And why do these sorts of problems plague every sect of society, from business to government to religion? Based on the Steele Theorem of Decline, this parable explains why problems always persist in any society or organization.
Migration: The COMPAS Anthology
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.
Representative Bureaucracy
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 62,180. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
“Professor Samuel Krislov’s Representative Bureaucracy remains among the most important and enduring books in the field of public administration and its intersection with political science." -- David H. Rosenbloom, Distinguished Professor of Public Administration, American University. A classic resource in political science and public administration, now available with a new, 2012 Foreword.
On Heroes: A Foible
Series: The Foibles. Price: Free! Words: 27,590. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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This story should be used with caution, not taken internally, and avoided by those who have a congenital lack of humor, who take themselves and the world too seriously, and those looking for something serious to read. This little saga pokes fun at bureaucracy, paperwork, heroes, and the latest fad in looming environmental crises. Find out how to save the world in six easy lessons, or not.
How To Cut Red Tape
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 10,070. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business administration
This How To Cut Red Tape special eBook has been written as a hands on action guide for small business owners and others who have the financial viability of their business threatened by red tape.
Say Goodbye to Everything
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,740. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
This is a story of how honest, positive-thinking, hard-working, capable people come into conflict with our over-regulated western society. It will be of interest to anyone who would like to escape from a world in which human rights matter more than common humanity, safety matters more than adventure, bureaucracy matters more than romance, and the nanny state tries to control everything.
America's Dilemma – Between Scylla and Charybdis
Series: Government, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 980. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
To bring competition, wealth inflow and jobs back to America, does the State dismantle Roosevelt’s New Deal and let wages, and public discomfort, equalize with the rest of the world? Or does it maintain the status quo?