Books tagged: sociology

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Game Show
Price: $8.56 USD. Words: 113,940. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
What if, for one night only, you could do absolutely anything you wanted without discovery or consequences? Welcome to Game Show.
Moon Landing II
Price: Free! Words: 350. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Essay » Sociology
The moon speaks to me sometimes. Its beams shoot down through my brain and cause me to ponder many things. Do any of us truly belong here? If so… why are we here?
Vanishing Village: The Struggle for Community in the New West
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,810. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Rural, Essay » Sociology
Just a few miles beyond the bright lights of the Las Vegas Strip and the surrounding suburbs, a quiet village vigorously resists the insistent pull of the metropolis. The villagers believe the modern way, the urban way is not necessarily the best way. They want to make their own rules and set their own standards, insisting that one size does not fit all.
The Sociology of the Professions: Lawyers, Doctors and Others
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 115,510. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Legal Profession, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Dingwall and Lewis's renowned compilation of theorists and empirical researchers into the sociology of the professions was groundbreaking when first published in 1983 and has influenced scholars and professionals since. The new digital edition features a substantive new Foreword by Professor Sida Liu of the University of Wisconsin. Not limited to one occupation or field, as are many such studies.
In Small Doses 3 (A Short Story Collection)
Series: In Small Doses (Short Story Collections), Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,120. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
From the author of the Olivia Plymouth and Corporate Intent Series, the author's third short story collection. These twenty stories are the most wide-ranging and creative to date. Topics include the paranormal, business and IT, technology, sociology priests, bugs, airports, education, ninjas, the brain and more. An interesting and unique read.
Winston Moseley Murderer Of Catherine Kitty Genovese
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 4,320. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Kitty Genovese was murdered in 1964 in the Kew Gardens section of Queens, NY. Her death was unnecessary. Had any of 38 witnesses acted, i.e. calling police, subduing her attacker, she might have lived. Instead she was left to die near the entrance of her Austin Avenue apartment. She waged a terrific battle before she died. I have profiled her killer, Winston Moseley, from his roots in Alabama.
My Life in Black and White: A Book of Experiences
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,100. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Black studies (global), Essay » Sociology
Half-breed. Oreo Cookie. Suzy Q. These are a few of the names the bullies spewed her way. Did she cower? Sometimes. Did she cry? A lot. Did they win? No.
The Medicalization Trap
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 78,450. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2014 by Bookpal Australia. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting
In The Medicalization Trap, Dr Gloria Wright constructively and critically explores the process involved in “becoming known” as ADHD. This thought provoking study illuminates how diagnostic labels such as “ADHD” actually emerge. It’s a “must read” for parents, medical and health professionals, parents, social workers and anyone interested in how labeling actually comes about.
Empathism: A Short Psychological Analysis of Social Media
Price: Free! Words: 1,140. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2014. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Psychology » Interpersonal relations
(3.00)
A short explanation of the motivation behind social media sharing and why we post what we post.
Postpartum Reproductive Health (India)
Price: Free! Words: 20,280. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Research, Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships  » Sexual health
(4.00)
Postpartum Reproductive Health & Related Issues in India, A Sociological Study.