Books tagged: corruption

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Orphan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,260. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Juan DeLuna lives under a pier at Boa Viagem beach in Recife, Brazil. He is orphaned at 13. As DeLuna grows, he harbors a haunting secret. A strong young woman tries to help and curb his criminal instincts.
The Effect of Everyday Corruption on the Russian View of Their Political Leadership: Russian Public Opinion and Personalist Autocracy Regime Support of Vladimir Putin Assessed by Unique Survey Data
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 25,490. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Russian, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World leaders
Analyzing unique survey data gathered in the summer of 2015 from Russia, the authors are able to trace the links between personal corrupt behavior and political attitudes. They show that participation in everyday corruption lowers a person's support for the political regime, both as a bivariate relationship and in a multivariate model with controls.
Not all of me shall die...
Price: $2.90 USD. Words: 378,410. Language: British English. Published: March 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Proof beyond a reasonable doubt - when is murder murder? Two suspects, a generation apart, one killed by a rival gang, the other one by a miscarriage of justice. What if the hunter, an FBI DNA specialist, finds that all is not as it seems, not black and white? His life changes, largely because of his hunt for a serial killer but also because of the legacy those caring 'murderers' left.
Wired
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 154,200. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2017 by Stillwater River Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
It was an explosive case of political corruption that rocked a small town, an entire state and drew headlines across the nation. Three sitting councilmen had been arrested and accused of executing a scheme to extort bribes.
Осколки эпохи Путина. Досье на режим.
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 164,240. Language: Russian. Published: February 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Книга является второй частью двухтомного издания "Осколки эпохи Путина" и представляет собой авторские зарисовки "включенного наблюдателя", сделанные в период работы в Государственной Думе. Автор касается множества конкретных случаев, когда он сталкивался с деятельностью чиновников и политических группировок, носящих антигосударственный и антинациональный характер.
Molatlhegi
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,620. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
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Landing a dream project, it turn sour when a property developer's wife stumbles onto the dark side of their employer and is abducted. Forced to flee for his life, he is devastated learning she, and others have been murdered and the police looking for him as the prime suspect. Unaware what he is running from and unable to escape while the net spans narrower and even more lives are at stake.
Impunity: Countering Illicit Power in War and Transition - H.R. McMaster Foreword, Corruption in Afghanistan, Iraq, Haiti, Liberia, Pakistan, Colombia, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Russia, Odessa Network
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 200,950. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Among the most insidious challenges to the contemporary state is the corrosive capture and use of illicit power, which both weakens the state and creates among populations the perception of inefficacy, incompetence, and, ultimately, illegitimacy.
Choke
Pre-release—available June 16, 2017. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,680. Language: American English. Published by Rebel ePublishers. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Your life is a lie. The past you remember isn't yours. There is no one to Trust. Kerry Stine’s plan to rebuild her life goes into freefall when a patient vanishes from San Francisco General Hospital on her watch, thrusting her down a rabbit hole that leads to a past from which she can no longer escape.
Killer's Creed
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,490. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
No longer able to accept the Combine's corrupt and criminal activities, Ben Serber takes flight, knowing that he will be pursued by its head assassin. Morello, head of the Combine, cannot allow the knowledge that Ben has acquired to reach the police. Unable to enlist the help of the partially corrupt police force, he decides to fight back, assisted from the most unexpected and unlikely sources.
Silence of the Minds
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 148,530. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
True stories and evidence of corruption in the Mental Health System, Psychiatry and the Big Pharma Giants.