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Failing Our Fathers by Ronald B. Mincy, et al (.PDF)

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Requirements: Any PDF Reader, 1.72 MB Overview: Maligned as "deadbeat dads" or sexually and financially irresponsible inner-city fathers and overlooked in discussions of poverty and family policy, economically vulnerable nonresident fathers are a greatly misunderstood population. Failing Our Fathers summarizes the most recent quantitative and qualitative research, and undertakes new analyses to fill in important gaps, to produce a comprehensive picture of who these fathers are, what types of...

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The Effective Manager by Mark Horstman (.ePUB)

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Requirements: .ePUB Reader | 940 kb Overview: The how-to guide for exceptional management from the bottom up The Effective Manager is a hands-on practical guide to great management at every level. Written by the man behind Manager Tools, the world's number-one business podcast, this book distills the author's 25 years of management training expertise into clear, actionable steps to start taking today. First, you'll identify what "effective management" actually looks like: can you get the job...

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Simple Matters by Erin Boyle (.ePUB)

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Requirements: ePUB Reader, 6 MB Overview: For anyone looking to declutter, organize, and simplify, author Erin Boyle shares practical guidance and personal insights on small-space living and conscious consumption. At once pragmatic and philosophical, Simple Matters is a nod to the growing consensus that living simply and purposefully is more sustainable not only for the environment, but for our own happiness and well-being, too. Boyle embraces the notion that “living small” is beneficial and...

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Mixing Musics by Maureen Jackson (.ePUB)

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Requirements: ePUB Reader, 16.5MB Overview: This book traces the mixing of musical forms and practices in Istanbul to illuminate multiethnic music-making and its transformations across the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. It focuses on the Jewish religious repertoire known as the Maftirim, which developed in parallel with "secular" Ottoman court music. Through memoirs, personal interviews, and new archival sources, the book explores areas often left out of those histories of the region that focus...

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The LawDog Files by D. Lawdog (.ePUB)+

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Requirements: EPUB or MOBI Reader, 0.9MB Overview: LawDog had the honor of representing law and order in the Texas town of Bugscuffle as a Sheriff's Deputy, where he became notorious for, among other things, the famous Case of the Pink Gorilla Suit. In THE LAWDOG FILES, he chronicles his official encounters with everything from naked bikers, combative eco-warriors, suicidal drunks, respectful methheads, prison tattoo artists, and creepy children to six-foot chickens and lethal chihuahuas. THE LAWDOG...

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Thoughts on Design by Paul Rand (.ePUB)

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Requirements: ePUB Reader, 7 MB Overview: One of the seminal texts of graphic design, Paul Rand's Thoughts on Design is now available for the first time since the 1970s. Writing at the height of his career, Rand articulated in his slender volume the pioneering vision that all design should seamlessly integrate form and function. This facsimile edition preserves Rand's original 1947 essay with the adjustments he made to its text and imagery for a revised printing in 1970, and adds only an informative and...

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Preppers Garden Handbook by Beth McRoberts (.ePUB)(.MOBI)

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Requirements: ePUB / Mobi Reader, 1.5 MB Overview: Do you know how you’ll feed your family when there are no more supermarkets? Imagine a world without electricity and a convenient food supply. Grocery stores would be full of rotten vegetables and fruit. Farmers would be unable to ship their produce to your area. In fact, most food stores have about 3 days’ worth of products. That will be gone very quickly. How will you keep everyone healthy and fed? Never worry about starving again! No...

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The Best of I.F. Stone by I.F. Stone (.ePUB)(.PDF)

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Requirements: ePUB or PDF Reader | 1.9 MB Overview: Izzy Stone was a reporter, a radical, an idealist, a scholar and, it is clear, a writer whose insights have more than stood the test of time. More than fifteen years after his death, this collection of his work from I.F. Stone's Weekly and elsewhere is astonishing in its relevance to our age, addressing the clash between national security and individual liberty, the protection of minorities, economic fairness, social justice, and the American military...

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Real-Estate Derivatives by Radu S. Tunaru (.PDF)

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Requirements: PDF Reader, 3 MB Overview: This book brings together the latest concepts and models in real-estate derivatives, the new frontier in financial markets. The importance of real-estate derivatives in managing property price risk that has destabilized economies frequently over the last hundred years has been brought into the limelight by Robert Shiller. In spite of his masterful campaign for the introduction of real-estate derivatives, these financial instruments are still in a state of infancy....

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Photographer's Lighting Toolbox by Brian Stoppee (.ePUB)

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Requirements: ePUB Reader, 15.1 MB Overview: An indispensable lighting reference you’ll refer to again and again Photography is all about light, yet light remains one of the most confusing and intimidating topics for amateur photographers. The Photographer’s Lighting Toolbox is a complete introduction to lighting principles, gear, and techniques, including Genre: Non Fiction > General > Art & Photography Download link 1 Download link 2...

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Complete Broadway by Dorothy Parker et al (.ePUB)+

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Requirements: ePUB, MOBI, AZW Reader l 1.8 MB Overview: Dorothy Parker holds a place in history as one of New York's most beloved writers. Now, for the first time in nearly a century, the public is invited to enjoy Mrs. Parker's sharp wit and biting commentary on the Jazz Age hits and flops in this first-ever published collection of her groundbreaking Broadway reviews.Starting when she was twenty-four at Vanity Fair as New York's only female theatre critic, Mrs. Parker reviewed some of the biggest names...

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Sex & Repression by Bronislaw Malinowski (.ePUB)+

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Requirements: ePUB or AZW3 Reader, 2.1MB Overview: This volume explores and challenges the applicatio psychoanalytic theory to the study of traditional societies. During World War I, anthropolgist Bronislaw Malinowski found himself stranded on the Trobriand Islands, off the eastern coast of New Guinea. By living among the people he studied here, speaking their language and participating in their activities, he invented what became known as participant-observation. This new type of ethnographic study...

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10 Ways to Stay Broke...Forever by Laura J. McDonald (.PDF)

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Requirements: PDF Reader, 7.6 mb Overview: How to change your free-spending ways, live luxuriously on a budget, and build a sound financial futureFrom the founders of GoldenGirlFinance.ca comes a new book on how to get your financial house in order and enjoy the freedom and happiness that comes with a secure financial future. In 10 Ways to Stay Broke. . . Forever, you'll learn why focusing on living well now is almost always a path to poverty later. You might have a new car, a beautiful house, and a...

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MOOCs by Jonathan Haber (.PDF)

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Requirements: Pdf Reader, 2 MB Overview: The New York Times declared 2012 to be "The Year of the MOOC" as millions of students enrolled in massive open online courses (known as MOOCs), millions of investment dollars flowed to the companies making them, and the media declared MOOCs to be earth-shaking game-changers in higher education. During the inevitable backlash that followed, critics highlighted MOOCs' high dropout rate, the low chance of earning back initial investments, and the potential for any...

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The Intentional Spinner by Judith MacKenzie McCuin (.ePUB)

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Requirements: ePUB Reader, 34.6 MB Overview: Offering a blend of technical knowledge, history, and easy-to-use tips, this inspiring collection of spinning wisdom deftly explores the three fundamental areas of yarn production: understanding fibers, managing yarn structure, and making yarns that precisely meet the spinner's needs. The rich, historic traditions of plant and animal fibers are fascinatingly juxtaposed with recent advances in synthesized fiber and mankind's use of fibers in the past, present,...

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Starstruck by Elizabeth Currid-Halkett (.ePUB)

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Requirements: EPUB reader, 837 kb Overview: How was Nike able to take a gamble on an unknown Michael Jordan and transform itself from a $900 million company to a $9.19 billion company in less than fifteen years? Why did the artist Jeff Koons’s Balloon Flower (Magenta) sell for a record $25.7 million in 2008? What does the high school football star have in common with the Hollywood headliner? And why should an actor never, ever go to Las Vegas? Celebrity—our collective fascination with particular...

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Fearless by Jonathan Northcroft (.ePUB)

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Requirements: EPUB reader, 819 KB Overview: King Power Stadium, countdown to kick off. Out on the pitch a lone brass player sounds the haunting Post Horn Gallop, for 80 years the home players' entrance tune. Spines tingle. Air is gulped into opposition lungs. Game time, time to begin the chase. Burning fox eyes peer down from between the decks of one of the stands. On the stadium's outside wall a royal blue LCD display says #Fearless. Welcome to Leicester City. They were always a club with a difference...

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The Justice Cascade by Kathryn Sikkink (.ePUB)

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Requirements: ePUB Reader, 1.02 MB Overview: Acclaimed scholar Kathryn Sikkink examines the important and controversial new trend of holding political leaders criminally accountable for human rights violations. Grawemeyer Award winner Kathryn Sikkink offers a landmark argument for human rights prosecutions as a powerful political tool. She shows how, in just three decades, state leaders in Latin America, Europe, and Africa have lost their immunity from any accountability for their human rights...

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Virality by Tony D. Sampson (.PDF)

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Requirements: PDF Reader, 1.5 Mb Overview: In this thought-provoking work, Tony D. Sampson presents a contagion theory fit for the age of networks. Unlike memes and microbial contagions, Virality does not restrict itself to biological analogies and medical metaphors. It instead points toward a theory of contagious assemblages, events, and affects. For Sampson, contagion is not necessarily a positive or negative force of encounter; it is how society comes together and relates. Sampson argues that a...

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How to Succeed At Assessment Centre by Harry Tolley (.PDF)

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Requirements: PDF Reader, 1 mb Overview: This revised and expanded edition of How to Succeed at an Assessment Centre provides ideal preparation for assessment events and gives expert advice on how assessments are conducted and how to prepare for different forms of assessment. It looks in detail at each of these different assessments, from group exercises and psychometric tests to panel interviews and role play exercises. It includes practice questions with answers and explanations and new personality and...

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Land, Power & Economics... by John Clarke (.PDF)

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Requirements: PDF Reader, 16.62 MB Overview: The prevailing ideology in Ontario at the time was a conservative culture that rejected everything American and attempted to preserve the best of the British world in the new Eden. Those building the state believed that a social and political hierarchy composed of those possessing a "natural virtue" would serve society best. In consequence, a few individuals at the top of the hierarchy, through their access to power, came to control the bulk of the land, the...

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Vampire Knits by Genevieve Miller (.ePUB)

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Requirements: ePUB reader | 83.4 MB Overview: Surrender to the allure of knits inspired by the immortals we all love to fear. If you adore Twilight, True Blood, or The Vampire Diaries, this collection of 28 imaginative and beautiful projects is sure to captivate. Whether you are wandering the Carpathian Mountains or the bayous of Louisiana, these smoldering projects-for knitters of all levels-will keep you well protected, no matter what you attract. Black capes are so 1897, instead get stylish with the...

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The Ultimate Marketing Plan by Dan S. Kennedy (.ePUB)

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Requirements: ePUB Reader, 1.4 MB Overview: Let's face it–the business world today is nothing like it was ten years ago. Marketing budgets are tighter, consumers are more skeptical, and social media has changed forever the way we talk to our customers. In this new edition of his bestselling The Ultimate Marketing Plan, industry expert Dan S. Kennedy integrates such tools as social media marketing, networking, and strategic memberships into a complete plan that will strengthen your customer base without...

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Vital Little Plans by Jane Jacobs (.ePUB)

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Requirements: Epub reader, 4.64 Mb Overview: No one did more to change how we look at cities than Jane Jacobs, the visionary urbanist and economic thinker whose 1961 book The Death and Life of Great American Cities started a global conversation that remains profoundly relevant more than half a century later. Vital Little Plans is an essential companion to Death and Life and Jacobs’s other books on urbanism, economics, politics, and ethics. It offers readers a unique survey of her entire career in...

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The M16 by Gordon L. Rottman (.PDF)

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Requirements: Any PDF Reader, 4.5 MB Overview: The M16 was first introduced in 1958 and was revolutionary for its time as it was made of lightweight materials including special aluminum and plastics. It was first adopted by US Special Forces and airborne troops in 1962 before it was issued to Army and Marine units serving in Vietnam. Its use spread throughout the following decades and a number of variants including submachine and carbine versions were also fielded. As a result it is now amongst the three...

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Master Modeling by Harry B. Higley (.PDF)

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Requirements: PDF Reader, 12.2 MB Overview: Instructions for making model airplanes. 16 chapters. Introduction to modeling full size aircraft Will it Fly? Tools Block Carving Plans Tapered Wings Flaps and Ailerons Elliptical Wings Traditional Fuselages Introduction to Composite Construction Three common composite Methods Plugs Molds Fiberglass Layups Foam Construction Fiberglass Propellers Souces of Materials Chemical Compatibility ... Genre: Non Fiction > General > Art Download link 1 Download link 2...

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Rich Habits by Thomas C. Corley (.ePUB)

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Requirements: .ePUB Reader | 242 kb Overview: The Rich Habitsare ten Keystone Habits created through years of researching the daily success habits of his wealthiest clients. Adopting these ten habits will miraculously transform every individual who comes into contact with them. By applying these habits, you are literally walking in the footsteps of the wealthy. In Rich Habits, Tom Corley provides a step by step financial success program that is concise, easy to understand and even easier to apply,...

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The Power of Hope by Anthony Scioli, Henry Biller (.MOBI)

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Requirements: mobi reader, 723kb Overview: The Power of Hope provides a wealth of tools for addressing the inevitable challenges of the human condition: fear, loss, illness, and death. Drawing on their personal journeys of overcoming hopelessness, Anthony Scioli, Ph.D., and Henry Biller, Ph.D., also answer these questions: How do you build and sustain hope in trying times? How will hope help you achieve your life goals? How will hope improve your relationships with others? How can hope aid in recovery...

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The Networked Nonprofit by Beth Kanter et al (.ePUB)

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Requirements: ePUB Reader, 1.2 MB Overview: The Networked Nonprofit Connecting with Social Media to Drive Change This groundbreaking book shows nonprofits a new way of operating in our increasingly connected world: a networked approach enabled by social technologies, where connections are leveraged to increase impact in effective ways that drive change for the betterment of our society and planet. "The Networked Nonprofit is a must-read for any nonprofit organization seeking innovative, creative...

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Advocacy in Conflict by Alex de Waal (.PDF)

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Add: 25-10-2017, 18:39 | Views: 12

Requirements: Any PDF Reader, 2.11 MB Overview: For better or for worse, many high-profile celebrities and companies have become vocal advocates for causes in Africa, Asia, and Latin America. Advocacy in Conflict explores the consequences of these popular culture advocacy strategies, which often compromise the integrity of the cause in pursuit of prominence and influence.   Examining the impact of western mass culture advocates, Advocacy in Conflict evaluates the successes and failures of advocacy...

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