6 hours 15 minThe bestselling author of The Best Democracy Money Can Buy offers his most provocative and funniest book yet!Greg Palast has spent the last thirty years getting the goods on corporate con men and political hucksters. Now he and his special guests cut through the TV news babytalk in Armed Madhouse. Armed with more than fifty classified documents and confidential memos, Palast brings you the stories
Since the beginning of time, there has never been a sweeter, smarter, spunkier puppy than Sweetie, the Princess Puppy! Or so her human mother, Danielle Reid, states. "From the moment of her birth, the Princess Puppy won a place in my heart," confesses Reid, the author of the book series, "The Princess Puppy," which tells the true-life adventures of Sweetie. No doubt, most people have met a canine
by Amir KalanLinguistic Diversity and Language Rights More than 70 languages are spoken in contemporary Iran, yet all governmental correspondence and educational textbooks must be written in Farsi. To date, the Iranian mother tongue debate has remained far from the international scholarly exchanges of ideas about multilingual education. This book bridges that gap using interviews with four prominent academic experts in linguistic human rights, mother
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9 hours 49 minDeftly written and emotionally powerful, Drowning Ruth is a stunning portrait of the ties that bind sisters together and the forces that tear them apart, of the dangers of keeping secrets and the explosive repercussions when they are exposed. A mesmerizing and achingly beautiful debut.Winter, 1919. Amanda Starkey spends her days nursing soldiers wounded in the Great War. Finding herself suddenly
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by Yong ZhaoThe secrets behind China's extraordinary educational system – good, bad, and ugly Chinese students' consistently stunning performance on the international PISA exams— where they outscore students of all other nations in math, reading, and science—have positioned China as a world education leader. American educators and pundits have declared this a "Sputnik Moment," saying that we must learn from
Asian Arguments If China suddenly democratised, would it cease being labelled as a threat? This provocative book argues that fears of China often say as much about those who hold them as they do about the rising power itself. It focuses not on the usual trope of economic and military might, but on China's growing cultural influence and the connections between China's domestic politics and its attempts to brand
by Stormy Glenn[Menage Amour: Erotic Alternative Paranormal Menage a Trois Romance M/M/M Werewolves Vampires] Ben knew there would never be a mate for him. No one in his or her right mind would want to be shackled with a man with no tenderness no gentleness and certainly no kindness. He didn't even know what those emotions were anymore. They were stripped from him along with a good portion of his sanity.
by Malte TibesWill Moritz follow the pleas of the wolf and release him from his hopeless situation? Can he overcome his fears and come to trust the wolf? The story of the wolf highlights the often ruthless way humans regard and treat wild animals. Fears are raised to justify reckless behaviour. Statements are unquestioned and stories alleged to be "truths".
by Paul Krugman"Everything Mr. Krugman has to say is smart, important and even fun to read . . . he is one of a handful of very bright, relatively young economists who do everything well." — Peter Passell, New York Times Book ReviewIn this wonderfully cohesive set of sharp and witty essays, Paul Krugman tackles bad economic ideas from across the political spectrum. In plain English, he enlightens us on the Asian
Werewolves are paranormal creatures that we’ve been fascinated with as a society for some time. These sexy stories revolve around females who end up in their clutches and have the hottest encounters ever. A Surprise Night with a Werewolf Laura works all of the time and doesn't have much time for romance. When she responds to an Internet ad, the last thing she expects is a man with fangs and
The Church and Postmodern Culture The philosophies of French thinkers Derrida, Lyotard, and Foucault form the basis for postmodern thought and are seemingly at odds with the Christian faith. However, James K. A. Smith claims that their ideas have been misinterpreted and actually have a deep affinity with central Christian claims.Each chapter opens with an illustration from a recent movie and concludes with a case study considering
Who's Afraid of AAC? is a clear and concise guide to Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) in the UK and will be an essential resource for all Speech and Language Therapists, educators, parents and carers supporting children with non-verbal communication. This book sets out to demystify AAC by demonstrating that you already have the skills necessary to use AAC successfully. Key features