Books tagged: social change

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Apple for President
Price: Free! Words: 10,220. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Essay » Political
As citizens, we can no longer stand around passively hoping that a vibrant new economic platform will somehow spontaneously take shape. Only by engaging the best thinking and practices of a leading U.S. business do we have a shot at resolving the most critical fiscal challenges facing our nation. Let's engage the Apple management team to run the business operations of our country.
Walmart for President
Price: Free! Words: 10,210. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Essay » Political
As citizens, we can no longer stand around passively hoping that a vibrant new economic platform will somehow spontaneously take shape. Only by engaging the best thinking and practices of a leading U.S. business do we have a shot at resolving the most critical fiscal challenges facing our nation. Let's engage the Walmart management team to run the business operations of our country.
Sortir des cases. L'art et le genre
Price: Free! Words: 19,380. Language: French. Published: April 8, 2017 by IETM. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Cette nouvelle publication de la série « Nouvelles Perspectives » traite d'un sujet complexe et délicat, aux contours souvent flous : le genre. Elle se focalise sur la tension insoluble entre l'individu et la société, et suggère, de la manière la plus respectueuse possible, des possibilités pour utiliser cette tension de manière créative afin de permettre à la société d'avancer.
Masks of Morality
Price: Free! Words: 94,850. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
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Caryssa was a high-tech professional obsessed by the lure of power and money. Until her child came and nothing was about her anymore. She and friends make choices dramatically altering lives surrounding issues of human compassion, moral decision and the reality and spiritual costs of American politics. And what might a bloody dove found behind a Sausalito art gallery have to do with all this?
Positive Thinking in a Dark Age: Essays on the Global Transition
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,690. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2016 by Puma Negra Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural, Essay » Sociology
Positive Thinking in a Dark Age is a collection of fourteen essays written over the past fifteen years by visionary activist, thinker and teacher, Jim Tull and published by C.S. Drury and Puma Negra Publishing. In a contentious world where social action usually means either direct aid or some form of political response, these essays together promote a ‘third way’.
A Runaway
Price: Free! Words: 2,080. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
After a fight with her mum, Sally decides to runaway. Where will she go when she has nobody to turn to. Sally has to makes life changing decisions that will effect the rest of her life. Does she abandon the life she knows in search for a better one, or remain trapped?
Seven Society Axioms
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,830. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2016. Categories: Essay » Sociology
This short book describes seven axioms for societal living and provides the logic behind such axioms as well as their application to a variety of social and economic problems which currently plague our society in the hope that someone who reads this book also has the authority and ability to implement these solutions and in doing so raise the quality of life for all.
Brightening Over Dillon's
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,980. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: September 8, 2016 by The Manuscript Publisher. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Fiction » Biographical
Memories of days gone by. 1960s semi-rural Ireland and a schoolboy’s view of life growing up there. Growing up in the sixties wasn’t always easy, with overcrowded houses lacking in running water, central heating and so on. School could be quite difficult too, with corporal punishment a major issue. But life was happy and there was little pressure on children to have this, that and the other.
Grassroots Journalism update
Price: Free! Words: 4,150. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This is an update to my book Grassroots Journalism, which is available at your local public library via inter-library loan, at your nearest locally-owned bookstore, or at www.dollarsandsense.org/bookstore/grassrootsjournalism.html
Yes, You Can Change The World Too!
Price: Free! Words: 9,950. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
The 21st century is like no other time in human history. Just the first less than two decades that we have seen so far, the 2000s and the 2010s, have seen a great expansion in the possibilities for everyone to contribute to the cultural pool, with major implications. We need to harness this power for good, we have a responsibility to do so.