Books tagged: social change

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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.
Project Feed Your Farmers
Price: Free! Words: 1,350. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social Work, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / sustainable development
this is a very important topic to me and that is why i have made it free. the concept is here in front of you and i think it can solve many problems. many will find it stupid but "stupid" is a very important word. Stupid is equal to infinitive. :) anyways just see this and everyone is invited to criticize and all are most welcome to help in implementing it.
A Star In The Window: Days of Innocence
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 26,280. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » War
Victor Vargas is a young boy growing up during the Korean War. He and his brother, Bonesy, were sent to live with their grandmother and cousin after their father’s plane got shot down, forcing their mother to go to work in the factories.Every day, they look at the star in their window, a symbol of hope that their dad will come back from the war and they can be a family again. Heartwarming!
Orange Dog
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 82,390. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Summertime on the violent inner city streets of Sydney, Australia. Orange Dog follows the downwards spiral of a short, angry, disillusioned chef and self confessed bully with disturbingly bad habits. Will a suicide note, stolen from a dead man, turn this deviant life around? Some harrowing insights into how the minds of men work. Australian contemporary literature at the cutting edge.
Motivational Speakers Vs. Activists
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2015. Categories: Essay » Political
Motivational speaking and activism dominate the world, but have you ever compared these two worldviews? In many ways, they differ; in some ways, they are alike. Read this book to find out exactly how.
No More Turning Away, A Revolution In Education, Solutions For a Violent World, Second Edition
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,720. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
They say if you look for something hard enough, you just might find it. “No More Turning Away” tells the story of a small group of educators who—after decades of watching their schools and communities become overcome by alienation, drugs, homelessness and violence—decided to do something about it. What they learned was shocking in it’s effectiveness and scope.
The Heart of the Black Country
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 72,250. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Midlands, 1971. For ten-year-old Keith Maskell the sweet aroma of an almost perfect childhood promises to last forever. Until his father, John, announces he wants to migrate to Australia. The calm munificent façade of the Maskell family begins to crumble. Change is in the wind; things will never be the same again.
Impact: Six Patterns to Spread Your Social Innovation
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 40,870. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / sustainable development, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Do you want to change the world but feel frustrated by the limited impact you and others have had? Do you feel that despite your best efforts, and indeed successes, you have hit a brick wall? You may have mounted a fierce advocacy campaign, seen your public education campaign go viral, pioneered a social program, mobilized new funds or changed a law, but the status quo has barely budged.
A Renaissance in Education: Creating a Wiser, Healthier and Less Violent World
Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 61,920. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects
“A Renaissance in Education” illuminates an emerging worldwide rebirth and introduces our society to a proven, more effective educational design that not only changes our schools but in turn transforms our communities. With “true” education schools create the impetus for positive social change instead of serving as an end-point for social disintegration.
9 Ways to Overthrow
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,270. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Now is the time to overthrow! Let's overthrow right now! Who and what and how and why? Well, you gotta read this book to find out!