Books tagged: gender and culture

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World Cultures: Analyzing Pre-Industrial Societies In Africa, Asia, Europe, And the Americas
You set the price! Words: 64,730. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
"World Cultures" is an examination of pre-industrial human societies across the world. Designed to give readers a broad catalogue of social behavior, "World Cultures" covers: - Social norms and values - Authority and government - Gender and sexuality - Knowledge and technology - Fashion and art - Religion and spirituality
Of Boxes and Ceilings
Series: Fresh Perspectives. Price: Free! Words: 18,860. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 3, 2016 by IETM. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
This Fresh Perspectives publication produced by IETM deals with a complex and delicate topic whose borders are often blurred - gender. It highlights some crucial points, clarifies terms, and focuses on the insoluble tension between the individual and the social and respectfully suggests possible ways to use this tension creatively in order to advance society.
Bombyonder
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,450. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Lady swallows a bomb in pill form (invented by her father), barfs up a dead bird and embarks on an excavation layered with murder, sexual politics, patriarchy, matricide and ancestral torment along with a parrot-faced cat girl, a boy on a donkey, a terrifyingly handsome lover/golem, an unconceived brother, a straight-texting friend who lives in a box inside a box and Medusa.
Sidi's Cause
Price: Free! Words: 1,910. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Sidi returns to his village only to learn that an abusive archaic tradition against women, that has existed for ages still exists. His Father and uncle ask him to play part in the abuse. He is furious, angry and distraught by this but does not know how to act.
Marisa
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,810. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2014 by CentreHouse Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
A tale of love, lust, marriage and money, and first love as it comes to an end. But does it really end?
The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea
Series: The Fallen, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 65,610. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: August 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
A queer romantic fable for young adults (and the young at heart) - love, life, and history never looked quite like this before. "So your life sucks. Couldn't be suckier if you tried. Falling in love with the most hated and feared figure of all time isn't going to make it any better. So he brought you back from the dead. Just say thanks. And move on. Very quickly. Please?"
The Anvil of Navarre
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 211,770. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
A swashbuckling adventure story ... with a twist. Leaping from the polished stage of a magnificent theater to the blood-soaked grass of a dueling ground, from the twisted alleys of a grimy city to the glittering throne rooms of three vying nations, The Anvil of Navarre is an epic tale of love, revenge and sexual identity. Strap on your sword, this is the new face of adventure.
Journey to Xanadu
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 100,740. Language: British English. Published: September 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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A science fiction thriller set mainly on Titan. The Martian ambassador to Titan is suspected of involvement with a shadowy organisation called the Grey Ring, and Akira Sengupta is sent to investigate.