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The Golden Bough
James George Frazer The Golden Bough
  • English
  • 407539 Words
  • Ages 8 and up
  • 431
  • 2

The Golden Bough: A Study in Magic and Religion is a wide-ranging, comparative study of mythology and religion, written by the Scottish anthropologist Sir James George Frazer. The work was aimed at a wide literate audience raised on tales as told in such publications as Tho... Read more...

Keywords: the golden bough, james frazer, comparative religion, magic, myth and mythology, ancient religions, anthropology, philosophy, psychology, sociology


Thomas More’s Utopia
Thomas More Thomas More’s Utopia
  • English
  • 43456 Words
  • Ages 8 and up
  • 232
  • 2

Utopia is a work of fiction and political philosophy by Thomas More. The book is a frame narrative primarily depicting a fictional island society and its religious, social and political customs.

There is no private property on Utopia, with goods being stored in warehouses... Read more...

Keywords: utopia, thomas more, political philosophy, politics, social science, political science, satire, fiction


Theory of the Leisure Class
Thorstein Veblen Theory of the Leisure Class
  • English
  • 105357 Words
  • Ages 8 and up
  • 136
  • 2

The Theory of the Leisure Class: An Economic Study of Institutions, by Thorstein Veblen, is an economic treatise and detailed social critique of conspicuous consumption, as a function of social-class consumerism. It proposes that the social strata and the division of labor ... Read more...

Keywords: the theory of the leisure class, thorstein veblen, economics, social organization, psychology of consumption, history


The Theory of Social Revolutions
Brooks Adams The Theory of Social Revolutions
  • English
  • 43139 Words
  • Ages 0 and up
  • 127
  • 2

American historian Brooks Adams critised capitalism and sort to explain the development of commercialism, he theorised a predictable rise and fall in commercial activities with the formation of commercial centres based on a need for such activities to be more easily practis... Read more...

Keywords: the theory of, social revolutions, brooks adams, history, socio economics, revolutionary politics, political philosophy


Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl
Harriet Jacobs Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl
  • English
  • 82851 Words
  • Ages 0 and up
  • 826
  • 2

Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl is a slave narrative that was published in 1861 by Harriet Ann Jacobs, using the pen name "Linda Brent." The book is an in-depth chronological account of Jacobs's life as a slave, and the decisions and choices she made to gain freedom f... Read more...

Keywords: Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl, Harriet Jacobs


Oppression and Positive psychology:
Bushra Tughar Oppression and Positive psychology:

How does positive psychology affect Sexism, Classics, Nativism in the modern Libyan society?

  • English
  • 5925 Words
  • Ages 18 and up
  • 0
  • 1

As Libyan people went through oppression, which is supposedly, occurred within every society in the world and that is holding back its citizens. Positive psychology has taken a role in society whenever people felt down and miserable. However, it can act wrongly if the negat... Read more...

Keywords: Libyan citizens, Positive psychology, Nationalism, Classics, Sexism., Oppressed individuals around the globe.

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Understanding Social Deprivation in England
Robert Hopkins Understanding Social Deprivation in England

A Detailed Analysis

  • English
  • 17747 Words
  • Ages 16 and up
  • 16
  • 0

Where's a great place to bring up your kids? 

an area where,

- crime is high

- good education is hit and miss at best

- health and housing is generally poor

- there is an environment to die for

- there is no way out

- you can play spot the food bank

You have found social ... Read more...

Keywords: social deprivation, health, housing, employment, environment, income, education, crime


Koleksi Ulasan Buku
Uqbah Iqbal Koleksi Ulasan Buku
  • English
  • 4006 Words
  • Ages 12 and up
  • 73
  • 0

Book Review “Pantun Pilihan Peranakan Baba Negeri Selat, 1910-1930-an” (Malay Version)Book Review ‘Radikalisme Melayu Perak 1945–1970' (Malay Version)Book Review ‘Isu-Isu Pensejarahan: Esei Penghargaan kepada Dr. R. Suntharalingam' (Malay Version)Book Review “Pemuliharaan d... Read more...

Keywords: Book Review


Christian Bass Stormbringer
  • English
  • 2940 Words
  • Ages 12 and up
  • 13
  • 0

We - mankind - exist to live the best possible life. We - mankind - exist to protect our own species as well as the unique circle of life and nature. However, we - mankind - have lost our path, our purpose in existence. We - mankind - have become the worst storm-bringers th... Read more...

Keywords: social, poverty, misery, africa, europe, life, abyss, youth, history, parents




  • English
  • 29599 Words
  • Ages 12 and up
  • 302
  • 0

THIS IS NOT 'A BOOK, but it is the expedient devised by the author to revisit the theories of Marshall McLuhan and the prophecies of his UNDERSTANDING MEDIA revisited after 50 years in the light of new technological applications that have changed the theories of mass communication.


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