Books tagged: sociology

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 129 results (Try using more keywords)

The Human Rights Culture: A Study in History and Context
By
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 93,650. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2011 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Thoughtful and provocative exploration of the human rights movement and its development as a sociological and historical trend. Unlike the typical legal or philosophical approach to human rights, this books asks why it pervades modern culture. Applies the analysis to issues of women and minorities, language and culture, privacy, religion, individualism and state sovereignty. Includes references.
Vampire Democracy
By
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 138,570. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011 by Knights Hill Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
A postgrad in paranormal studies, Clare Standing fights for vampire civil rights. But when her fieldwork takes her to Tokyo, she stumbles into a hidden community of the undead where violence is an art form, blood is power, and she’s a target. Fellow researcher Keita Matsudaira, a student of black magic, offers Clare a gift of power to slay the undead. Can she pay his price?
Inheritance
By
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 8,460. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2011 by Sibling Rivalry Press. Category: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
Poetry. LGBT Studies. The autobiographical poems of Steven Reigns's INHERITANCE introduce us to the gains and losses of a true American family and detail the bequests of the shadows that linger. Reigns glosses over nothing to reveal the secrets that turn suburbia into a coming-of-age battlefield.
Cracker Barrel
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,480. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Jewish studies
Life tends to be cyclical. Everything, fashion, music or economics -- eventually returns. And so did Don Canaan -- from a Bronx tenement to marriage, children, success in television newsfilm, immigration to Israel, re-marriage, two more children and a return to the U.S.A. and a new facet of journalism--print. The following are just a few of his many articles.
Fat Girl
By
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,480. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011 by Sibling Rivalry Press. Category: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
Poetry. In FAT GIRL, Jessie Carty asks us to strip and stand naked in front of a mirror. These poems are our own reflection. Bittersweet in nature, they are self-perception. They size us up and tell the truth: that man or woman, we all struggle to feel at home in our own skins.
Theory of Collective Behavior
By
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 201,480. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2011 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
A modern edition of a sociological and social psychology classic, adding a reflective new Preface by the author--plus an extensive, analytical 2011 Foreword by MIT's Gary Marx. Marx notes, "The book is elegant, original, carefully crafted and forcefully argued. In its totality, it is a fine example of an effort to define a field, identify major types and systematically connect central variables."
The Thoracic Surgeons:Bogota, Colombia
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,210. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
A detailed look behind the scenes at the practices and history of the thoracic surgeons of Bogota, Colombia. This book is an in-depth look at the thoracic surgeons profiled as part of Bogota! A Hidden Gem guide to Surgical Tourism.
Communication and Reconciliation: moving towards embrace
By
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,430. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Global society studies
The importance of storytelling in bringing about reconciliation. This book draws from the disciplines of theology, psychology, sociology and anthropology to unveil the mysteries of cognitive and affective engagement that bring about the change in attitude, behaviour and relationship that reconciliation requires and introduces a three-dimensional relational model of the process.
Essays on Human Potential, Volume I
By
Price: Free! Words: 13,120. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration
Periodically, Inhousepress conducts competitions on the subject of Human Potential. Here you’ll find a selection of submissions received over the recent period, as well as other essays dealing with subject matter. Submission from different part of the world show the range of views on the subject.
Everybody Knows Yet Nobody Really Knows
By
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 31,630. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Here is a fun look at our everyday lives, which won the Pinnacle Book Award for “General Interest” and was runner-up for the International Book Award for “Best Gift & Specialty Book.” You’ll find thought-provoking observations introduced in a light manner followed by a series of intriguing facts. Now you can laugh at how we live while gathering new tidbits of knowledge you can share with friends.