Books tagged: social justice

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Car Living When There's No Other Choice: Tips & Strategies for Survival & Safety
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 41,490. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Poverty & Homelessness
Could you survive in your car if you had no other place to live? Thousands of people worldwide have safely and successfully overcome short-term housing crises by living in a vehicle. This book will give you the knowledge, courage and confidence to do so, too.
Disgracing Lady Justice
Price: Free! Words: 2,850. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
Disgracing Lady Justice is a poetry chapbook by contemporary poet Samantha Terrell, comprised of poems which stir the reader to consider the current state of American politics, and offers opportunity for reflection on civil liberties and rights.
Comments on Fr. Dan Pattee’s Essay (2016) Social Justice and Catholic Social Thought
Series: Re-Articulations. Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 4,370. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Essays
This 4400 word essay applies the category-based nested form to an essay by Fr. Dan Pattee, T.O.R., entitled “Social Justice and Catholic Social Thought”, appearing in The Catholic Social Science Review (volume 21, pages 99-115).
Of Boxes and Ceilings
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.
Is Capitalism Forever?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 92,330. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Nelson Gist writes a detailed and thoughtful expose of political economy and Capitalism in the United States. "Is Capitalism Forever?" takes the reader on an activist's journey from the Vietnam War through the current election.
An Absolute Mind
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 89,680. Language: American English. Published: November 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A young woman with a genetically evolved, cognitive ability is transported to a secret safe island, for her protection from underground gangs who are out to kill people like her. But upon learning the real forces in charge of the island, she steps up and leads a revolution to take action against inaction.
High-level Math for Little Tykes
Price: Free! Words: 20,140. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Curricula, Nonfiction » Parenting » Math skills
The language of math, like all languages, is easiest to learn in the first seven years of life when the brain is optimized for learning language. Researchers in brain development have shown that the human brain blocks the ability to learn new languages after this time. Yet, schools don't teach higher-level vocabulary of math until well after this critical time period, with devastating consequences
Forget Me Not: An Anthology of Short Stories
You set the price! Words: 23,130. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2016 by Red Hibiscus. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
This anthology is 14 short stories from Kitty Campanile. From slices of life in modern Britain to contemporary fairy tales; from a coal mine in 1984 to a Baghdad zoo in 2003 to a high street, yesterday. A mixture of comic, tragic, and romantic stories make Forget Me Not a perfect book to dip into during a tea break.
The Relation Between Social Justice and Christianity
Price: Free! Words: 2,780. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2016. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Essay » Political
Social justice is one of the most widely used terms in modern times, yet it’s a difficult term to define. The Christian Bible repeats certain words that seem to relate to social justice, intuitively speaking; words such as poor, money, captivity, and sick. I contend that social justice is fundamental to the Christian faith, as made evident through the lives of people like Bonhoeffer, etc.
The Social Commons: Rethinking Social Justice in Post-Neoliberal Societies
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 73,360. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2016 by Gerakbudaya Digital Sdn Bhd. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / sustainable development
As world neo-liberal economic order self-destructs in a climate of non growth and widening inequality, the birth of new social movements and alternatives are disrupting the old politics and business "as usual" in Europe, the Americas and Asia. The Social Commons: Rethinking Social Justice in Post-Neoliberal Societies by Francine Mestrum offers a new and original framework to the debate.