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Keys to the Parallel Universe
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 4,600. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos
A meditation and creative visualization program to help anyone to understand and appreciate the Parallel Universe phenomenon.
Evolution and the Origin of Life
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 84,520. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution
The current book is not about trying to prove the truth of this or that scientific or religious account about the origins of either human beings, in particular, or life, in general. 'Evolution and the Origin of Life' concerns the problems surrounding the process of interpreting empirical evidence and subjecting that data to various methods of rigorous critical reflection.
On Being a Shit: Unkind Deeds & Cover-Ups in Everyday Life
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 46,260. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem
Through stories, this book shows the many ways that people avoid admitting they have done something wrong. Humor, acting innocent, and blaming others are just some of them. Getting others to believe it is their fault is the crowning achievement of being a shit. This book is a humorous look at a serious topic.
The Mystery of the Thorn: A Study of Paul's Thorn in the Flesh
Series: Kingdom Mystery. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 7,610. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2011 by Abundant Truth Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
In this book, we will explore the mystery of the thorn in the flesh. Paul stated that God had given him a thorn in his flesh in order to keep him humble because of the revelation that was in his life. However, there has been much controversy over what the thorn in his flesh was, and how God could allow such a thing to exist.
Sociological Theory – A Contemporary View: How to Read, Criticize and Do Theory
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 51,700. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2011 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
A pithy, clear guide to creating and evaluating theory in the social sciences. Using a simple model of theory assessment--and applying it in depth to foundational and still-relevant social and economic theorists such as Durkheim, Marx and Parsons--Dr. Smelser shows the way to a better understanding of what social theory is supposed to accomplish and how to read it critically. New Introductions.
Magnetic Universe
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,880. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos
Have you ever wondered how things really work the way they do? Magnetic Universe will show you the way. This book describes a Universe that is governed by the greatest force in nature and how this force creates the world around us.
Poe's Suicide Letter
Price: Free! Words: 1,160. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2011. Categories: Essay » Literature
Many theories surround the death of one of the greatest American poets, Edgar Allan Poe. Among them are murder and suicide. A biographical criticism of one of his last publications, "A Dream within a Dream," prove Poe's more sinister, dark, and suicidal agenda.
Theory of Collective Behavior
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 204,230. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2011 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
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."
Armchair Scientist
Price: Free! Words: 420. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Philosophy of Science
You have submitted a half-baked theory to the premium magazine Armchair Scientist. This is the terse response. Armchair Scientist first appeared in Analog Science Fiction Science Fact as a Probability Zero story in April 2009.
Critical Essays
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 8,750. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012 by patternGraphic DigiBooks. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference
This is a collection of notes and essays centered around modern critical theories by Homi K. Bhaba, Edward Said, Croce, Leela Gandhi along with some notes to Coleridge.