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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.
Seeds of Hope
Price: Free! Words: 2,330. Language: Canadian English. Published: April 10, 2014. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
This four-part essay plunges into the greatest dilemma of our age: Humanity's very survival. It's my contention that not only do we have the ability to survive and thrive on our planet, we also have the will and adaptability. I see four main areas of improvement and reason for hope that have sprung up in my lifetime, and I believe that they will bear the ultimate fruit for us: Long-term survival.
Transpartisan Politics-The Power of Integrating Diversity (The Future of Western Civilization Series 1)
Series: Future of Western Civilization, Book 7. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,230. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Joseph McCormick interviewed by Dr Nicholas Beecroft on Transpartisan Politics. Transpartisan Politics is an approach to politics which is integral and holistic. It seeks to go beyond the old divisions of left/right, conservative/liberal, authoritarian/libertarian, nationalist/inter-nationalist, individual/group, control/freedom, heart/mind, masculine/ feminine, courage/compassion and so on.
Simultaneous Global Policy Making-Bottom-Up Global Policy (The Future of Western Civilization Series 1)
Series: Future of Western Civilization, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,470. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
John Bunzl is interviewed by Dr Nicholas Beecroft on his vision for global, bottom up simultaneous policy formation- the democratisation of globalisation. John is a businessman with a simple and powerful new vision for global governance. In 2000, John Bunzl founded the International Simultaneous Policy Organization (ISPO) and launched the Simultaneous Policy (SIMPOL) campaign.
Americatives Mash-up
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,200. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2014. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Fiction » Mashups
The book deals with two essays and many short stories. The essays present a critical situation and possible remedies. The short stories various themes drawn from the American setting with sole purpose of entertainment.
The Transformation of Criminal Due Process in the Administrative State: The Targeted Urban Crime Narcotics Task Force
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 72,440. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal, Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
Classic study in law & society, available to scholars & others in criminal justice, due process & policing. The author reflects: "...it was my first day in the field that the police liaison to the district attorney's probation revocation program exclaimed, 'Forget rights! Forget right to jury! Forget right to bail! There are no rights!' " This book shows how due process became mere administration.
Journey - Lesson 6 - The Law
Series: Journey, Book 7. Price: Free! Words: 10,360. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2014 by Guy Lajoie. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / Old Testament
This is the sixth lesson in the Journey Bible Study Program. As the title suggest this is about the Law as found in the Torah. Chapter 1 describes the Purposes and Characteristics of the Law. Chapter 2 describes the type of response that the Law demands.Chapter 3 describes the scope of the and the ideal of the Law. Chapter 4 moves to the rights of property and dignity of life.
Caryl Chessman: Red Light Bandit?
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 5,520. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Legal History, Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
Caryl Chessman was executed in the gas chamber at San Quentin in 1960. Convicted of kidnappings, his case dragged on for more than 12 years. During this time Chessman wrote 4 successful books, which were autobiographical in genre. My book looks at his paternal ancestry and the kidnappings for which he was sentenced to die. There is new information about his family and the red light bandit victims.
Missouri Landlord/Tenant Handbook
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,730. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Landlord & Tenant
A handbook for both landlords and tenants in Missouri. This handbook is a helpful guide for anyone who has rental property or is wanting to rent a place. This handbook covers leases, landlord's duties, tenants rights, evictions, and unlawful detainers. This handbook even includes sample forms that can be used by both landlords and tenants in Missouri courts.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 122, Number 2 - November 2012
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 95,520. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Civil rights, Nonfiction » Law » Constitutional law
Yale Law Journal Issue No. 2 examines: the language of rights discourse, even before the expansion of welfare in the 1960s (Karen Tani); impartiality of judges and legislators and its limits (Adrian Vermeule); and constitutional law and judicial capacity (Andrew Coan). The issue adds student contributions on bankruptcy-proof financing, and recoupment from financial executives under Dodd-Frank.