Books tagged: womens studies

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Silent Sorority
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,420. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
2010 Team RESOLVE Choice Best Book. Silent Sorority reveals with candor, humor and poignancy the intense and at times absurd experience of adjusting to a life as a "non-mom" when nature and science don't cooperate in the family building department. Snappy and irreverent as well as moving, this book offers a contrarian point of view in an era of mommy blogs, designer babies and helicopter parents.
移民女性:二つの文化を持つ女性たち
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 970. Language: Japanese. Published: May 29, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic studies
各国からの移民女性に聞いたこと 何故アメリカに来たの? どうやって来たの? 永住権はどうやって取ったの? 夢は実現したの?  苦しかったことは何? 楽しかったことは何? 
Living with Certainty: Experience Deep-Soul Joy
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 82,100. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Mind & Body
Named "Winner - Spirituality - General;" "Best New Non-Fiction Book of 2010;" and "Best Self-Help Book 2011." Groundbreaking blueprint for changing how you view the meaning of life, your possibilities, and the world. A life-changing, inspirational book sure to bring self-acceptance, joy, purpose, and enlightenment to your life.
From Hell and Back: Survive and Thrive
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,040. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
She was brutally victimized first as a child and then as a wife: both her mother and her first husband made numerous attempts to kill her. But author Gussie McRobert was determined to not only survive, but to recover and thrive. And that is just what she did. She was elected, and then twice re-elected, as mayor of Gresham, Oregon. You too can survive and thrive, regardless of your past.
The Harvest of Reason
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 107,370. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
African American Ph.D. student Maddie Hawkins loves science, but the world of academia is a minefield of sexism, racism and egoism. Blue-eyed graduate student John Pitts is a cocky genius, an individualist and a lady’s man; everything Maddie disapproves of. Yet the heart leads you where reason would forbid, "and when the fire of love is ablaze" it burns "to ashes the harvest of reason."
Goddess in the Grass: Serpentine Mythology and the Great Goddess
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,140. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
The serpent – is it a symbol of evil or a form of the life-renewing Great Goddess? This fascinating investigation unlocks the archetype of the Serpent Goddess that lies hidden in the world's myths, fairy tales, and images. This updated edition includes additions to the dictionary of over 125 forms of the Serpent Goddess.
The Woman who Rewrote History
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Price: Free! Words: 16,570. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Luisa Isabel Álvarez de Toledo, 21st Duchess of Medina Sidonia, was known as the Red Duchess for her political views and imprisoned by Franco during Spain´s fascist dictatorship. She found evidence in her family's archive that much of Spain's accepted history had been 'cleaned up'. To preserve the archive for posterity she married her secretary on her deathbed, disinheriting her children.
Off to Save the World: How Julia Taft Made a Difference
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,050. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
For more than three decades, Julia Taft was one of the United States’ top humanitarian relief experts, friend and ally of the world’s most impoverished people. She was, simply put, a legend in her field.
Rantalicious: It's a Funky, Funky World (Thrifty eBook Series)
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 12,490. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
From the author of "Rantalicious: True Tirades from a Woman on the Edge" comes the bold and hysterical "Rantalicious: It's a Funky, Funky World"(Thrifty eBook Series)! Author, humorist and ultimate ranter Alisa Steinberg continues her long line of off-beat, comedic vignettes with essays concerning what it is to be a Funky, De-funked or Smooth Light woman in this upside down world!
Wominion
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,680. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
A 21st century guide on how women may move collectively toward dominating the world beginning with gaining control over their own personal lives.