Books tagged: inequality

The adult filter is active; content marked as adults-only by the author is not listed. To view this content, click the button below to disable the adult filter.

Found 29 results

Social Truths
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,620. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Psychology » General
(5.00)
Social Truths is about better understanding society to better understand ourselves. This book lays out a buffet of sociological nuggets about society, allowing you to take in deep concepts in bite-sized ways that are easily digestible and surprisingly delicious. Bon appetit!
Stillpoint: A Novel of War, Peace, Politics and Palestine
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 88,480. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
(5.00)
Stillpoint is a gripping odyssey spanning two continents and three generations. It describes a clash of ideologies and the onset of a long and vicious war. American and Israeli policies collide in the ancient battleground of Palestine. Stillpoint is a lucid and compelling vision of what it means to bring truth and wisdom to the political arena.
Immortal Darkness: Shadow Across the Land
Price: Free! Words: 117,110. Language: American English. Published: June 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
With his impending doom looming just beneath his feet, Leyoht must act fast--expecting the unexpected. Every move he makes is silently watched upon by the forces of Mocrano--and without any way to defend himself, what hope has he to breach the grasp of this invisible giant?
The Man Who Wanted to Come to Dinner
Price: Free! Words: 3,470. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2013. Categories: Plays » Canadian
We see the wretched of the earth on TV. What if they could come into our comfortable living rooms and demand a more just distribution of food? In this play a group of New Age friends are trying to reach higher consciousness when a hungry man from the Third World arrives.
Tax Me I'm Canadian ! A Taxpayer's Guide to Your Money and How Politicians Spend It
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 61,020. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal finance / taxation, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
In this witty account, Mark Milke explains how politicians spend your money; why the Fathers of Confederation thought Canada should always be freer and lower-taxed than the United States; and how politicians too often waste the hard-earned money of Canadians on special interests and misguided boondoggles.
Toronto The Good
Price: Free! Words: 2,680. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Canadian Poetry
The poems in Jeff Roulston's first chapbook Toronto The Good are descriptive, dark, angry and optimistic all at once. His lyrical, spoken word- and hip-hop-influenced style represents his Toronto upbringing and his pointed poetry lays out the best and worst of his hometown.
Too Fast for Too Many
Price: Free! Words: 9,360. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Global society studies
A Non - Manifesto on the overlooked effects of t oday’s unparalleled technological progress
A Grievous Wrong: One Boy's Story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,630. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
John, a boy from a Pennsylvania coal town in the 1920's, enlarges his vision of a loving family to take in the ugliness and hopelessness of his family's livelihood. Historically on target John faces poverty, mine disasters, and a massive strike he may have triggered that now threatens him personally.
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.
Supporting Inclusive Growth
Price: Free! Words: 2,240. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Poverty & Homelessness, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / general
Poverty has plunged in some Asia and the Pacific countries over the last 20 years, but its elimination in the region is unfinished business. The Asian Development Bank introduced inclusive growth in 2008 as one of its complementary strategic agendas. Has this become an operational reality? What challenges remain and how can ADB further increase inclusion in its projects and programs?