Books tagged: conformity

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All 28 Freckles
Price: Free! Words: 680. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
This collection of poetry explores the bewilderment, misperception and loss of identity youths face. It amplifies the evolution in ones life into someone unknown. Through blunt prose this collection explores lure verse individuality at a transitional period in ones life.
I Play the Mermaid Song
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,360. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: July 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
Compulsive cross-dresser Richard has grown alienated from the conventional society of New Zealand. He has lived between two worlds – his public face of Richard the violinist, and his inner heart of Nora. He must peel off his past and his disguises, the patchwork of deceits and shadows that he has built up. But when he unpicks the threads of convention, music, and fantasy, what will be left?
Being Happy: Part 3 Managing Your Expectations
Series: Being Happy, Book 3 · Applied Psychology, Book 26. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,410. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014 by Altiora Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Emotional healing, Nonfiction » Psychology » Applied psychology
When you keep your expectations low, you are seldom disappointed, and often happy. Living your life with low expectations is a tremendously liberating way to live; an excellent way to find lasting happiness. Your relationship with the world becomes a steady state where you are usually if not always feeling good. Read this eBook to find out how to get off the emotional roller-coaster and be happy.
Family Hour
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,870. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In the near future, Valued Associate Echo 900682972187 "lives" all his days within the narrow walls of his Multitasking Cubicle-Home Station (MCHS). Every aspect of his existence is completely focused on "Productivity," the bridge to Global Corporation's utopia, the mythical "7th Era." Once a year, Valued Associates may communicate with their biological parents. Welcome to "Family Hour."
On Individualism and Conformity: Borat, Wall Street and the Problem with Cults
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,090. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2013 by White Sun Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
This essay embarks on a discussion of the current conceptions of individualism and identity in the United States, and how this gets warped in such a way as to actually reinforce conformity and compliance. Part of The Brain Trust series, by Jules Okapi, a series of philosophical and political essays.
Price: Free! Words: 2,080. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Undead
When Jordan is awakened in the middle of the night by a horde of the undead, he is forced into a fight for his life and his upperclass suburban existence. What he finds leads him to question the safe path he has followed in life and ultimately make the choice to stay the course or start fresh.
Carlos Inside Out
Price: Free! Words: 1,500. Language: American English. Published: November 16, 2012 by Heyapi Books. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
Carlos was happy and imaginative before he met forbidding parameters drawn in the dark lead of a number-two hexagonally-shaped Ticonderoga pencil.
Skipping School (30+ Great Things You May Not Know About Home Schooling)
Price: $12.95 USD. Words: 11,020. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
Considering home schooling? Tackle concerns and gain confidence as this homeschool facilitator, mother, and former teacher arms you with facts about socialization, post-secondary opportunity, public school myths and more. Buy this jam-packed, motivating, and powerful book and make your home a place where your child can thrive in freedom & learn in joy with the natural radiance children deserve!
Dan Quixote: Boy of Nuevo Jersey
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,870. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
13-year-old Dan Tyler believes in every fantasy and science fiction novel he's ever read. His best friend Sandy Goldberg believes it's time for him to grow up. Can their friendship survive a bully, a teacher nicknamed "The Dragon," and Dan's first crush? This touching, sweet and funny children's novel based on the classic Don Quixote will have readers rooting for its heroes and laughing out loud!
With All My Might
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 54,420. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In 1966, a three-year-old girl makes the journey from an orphanage in Pakistan to a diplomat’s house in the Netherlands. This is the fresh and candid memoir of international activist, author, and speaker, Gabriella van Rij.