Unwanted Girl

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ISBN: 9781601835000
Release Date: 2016-01-19
Number of pages: 289
Author: MK Schiller
Publisher: Lyrical Shine

Download and read online Unwanted Girl in PDF and EPUB When a man loves a woman Recovering addict Nick Dorsey finds solace in his regimented life. That is until he meets Shyla Metha. Something about the shy Indian beauty who delivers take-out to his Greenwich Village loft inspires the reclusive writer. And when Shyla reveals her desire to write a book of her own, he agrees to help her. The tale of a young Indian girl growing up against a landscape of brutal choices isn’t Nick’s usual territory, but something about the story, and the beautiful storyteller, draws him in deep. Shyla is drawn to Nick, but she never imagines falling for him. Like Nick, Shyla hails from a village, too…a rural village in India. They have nothing in common, yet he makes her feel alive for the first time in her life. She is not ready for their journey to end, but the plans she’s made cannot be broken…not even by him. Can they find a way to rewrite the next chapter?


Unwanted

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ISBN: 9781439198933
Release Date: 2012-02-28
Number of pages: 368
Author: Kristina Ohlsson
Publisher: Simon and Schuster

Download and read online Unwanted in PDF and EPUB Kristina Ohlsson’s critically acclaimed, award-winning mystery debut introduces readers to captivating investigative analyst Fredrika Bergman. One mistake changes everything...In the middle of a rainy Swedish summer, a little girl is abducted from a crowded train. The nightmare is just beginning.


Chinese Cinderella

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ISBN: 0307482804
Release Date: 2009-05-06
Number of pages: 224
Author: Adeline Yen Mah
Publisher: Laurel Leaf

Download and read online Chinese Cinderella in PDF and EPUB A riveting memoir of a girl's painful coming-of-age in a wealthy Chinese family during the 1940s. A Chinese proverb says, "Falling leaves return to their roots." In Chinese Cinderella, Adeline Yen Mah returns to her roots to tell the story of her painful childhood and her ultimate triumph and courage in the face of despair. Adeline's affluent, powerful family considers her bad luck after her mother dies giving birth to her. Life does not get any easier when her father remarries. She and her siblings are subjected to the disdain of her stepmother, while her stepbrother and stepsister are spoiled. Although Adeline wins prizes at school, they are not enough to compensate for what she really yearns for -- the love and understanding of her family. Following the success of the critically acclaimed adult bestseller Falling Leaves, this memoir is a moving telling of the classic Cinderella story, with Adeline Yen Mah providing her own courageous voice. Includes 6-page photo insert. From the Hardcover edition.


LOVES UNWANTED

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ISBN: 9781450041157
Release Date: 2010-03-12
Number of pages: 106
Author: Bonnie Lee Driscoll
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

Download and read online LOVES UNWANTED in PDF and EPUB Kidnapped, denied his heritage, falsely identified and sold to The Captain, Ben’s life is transformed from comfort and wealth to pain and bondage. His value is the white color of his skin and as ‘Breeder’ he must impregnate young slave girls for the Mulatto market. Attempts to escape bring multiple injuries, whippings, a branding and in the care of Mamma Pearl. Forced to wed and exploited by the Captain’s daughter, he suffers the inhumanities of slavery. But despite his declaration of “Love unwanted!” his life is touched by these few who warm his heart, and his body, throughout the years.


Unwanted Pregnancies and Public Policy

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ISBN: 1560721367
Release Date: 1994
Number of pages: 243
Author: Héctor Correa
Publisher: Nova Publishers

Download and read online Unwanted Pregnancies and Public Policy in PDF and EPUB Unwanted Pregnancies & Public Policy An International Perspective


UNWANTED

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ISBN: 9781491889572
Release Date: 2014-02-11
Number of pages: 308
Author: HENRY MAZI-NJOKU
Publisher: AuthorHouse

Download and read online UNWANTED in PDF and EPUB UNWANTED is a story that brings to the fore discrimination and stigmatization towards people living with HIV/AIDS (PLWHA). Set in the bustling city of Port Harcourt, it narrates the story of three youthful girls and a young man whose paths are more intertwined than they can imagine...made stronger and weaker by their experiences of stigmatization. It is a tale of struggles, successes and human frailties.


Unwanted

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ISBN: 9780199856480
Release Date: 2014-08-20
Number of pages: 288
Author: Sandra M. Bucerius
Publisher: Oxford University Press

Download and read online Unwanted in PDF and EPUB The immigration of Muslims to Europe and the integration of later generations presents many challenges to European societies. Unwanted builds on five years of ethnographic research with a group of fifty-five second-generation Muslim immigrant drug dealers in Frankfurt, Germany to examine the relationship between immigration, social exclusion, and the informal economy. Having spent countless hours with these young men, hanging out in the streets, in cafes or bars and at the local community center, Sandra Bucerius explores the intimate aspects of one of the most discriminated and excluded populations in Germany. Bucerius looks at how the young men negotiate their participation in the drug market while still trying to adhere to their cultural and religious obligations and how they struggle to find a place within German society. The young men considered their involvement in the drug trade a response to their exclusion at the same time that it provides a means of forging an identity and a place within German society. The insights into the lives, hopes, and dreams of these young men, who serve as an example for many Muslim and otherwise marginalized immigrant youth groups in Western countries, provides the context necessary to understand their actions while never obscuring the many contradictory facets of their lives.


Third International Conference on System Science in Health Care

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ISBN: 9783642699399
Release Date: 2012-12-06
Number of pages: 1451
Author: W. van Eimeren
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

Download and read online Third International Conference on System Science in Health Care in PDF and EPUB In the early stages of planning the Third International Conference in System Science in Health Care, the steering committee members, most of whom had participated in the first conference in Paris (1976) and the second in Montreal (1980), made some basic decisions about organization of subject matter. The earlier meetings had been very successful in bringing together specialists from the health professions and the traditional sciences. In addition to physicians and nurses, these were representatives of the disciplines of the behavioral sciences, system theory, economics, engineering, and the emergency fields of management science and informatics -all concerned with the development of health resources in a broad system context. The reported research and experience of the many disciplines represented had dealt with one or more of three concerns: 1) a major health problem, such as cardiovascular disease, or an important popUlation at risk, such as the elderly or children or workers; 2) some generic aspect of organization and decision making, including trial and evaluation ofinnovative health strategies; and 3) the methodology of research and analysis in system of health service. The challenge to the conference organizers lay in the eliciting and arranging of experiences in such a way that the health services could be seen as purposeful,living, evolving systems.


Unwanted Company

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ISBN: 9781626811751
Release Date: 2013-11-12
Number of pages: 233
Author: Barbara Seranella
Publisher: Diversion Books

Download and read online Unwanted Company in PDF and EPUB Munch Mancini’s hopes for a brighter future are endangered when a serial killer catches her in his sights. “The most engrossing and fastest-paced Munch Mancini adventure yet.” — Portland Oregonian On the path to building a better life for herself, Miranda “Munch” Mancini has started her own limo service, to compliment her work as an auto mechanic. Times are tough, making it impossible to turn down a client, even when it’s a shady federal agent hiring her services to ferry a sleazy diplomat. Munch hands the actual driving duties over to Ellen, an old friend who’s fresh out of prison, also looking for a new start. When Ellen disappears with both the car and the client, the police are back on Munch’s doorstep. A serial killer is on the loose, and Munch’s client may have been a victim – or the perpetrator. Munch now must bring the police into her life again if she’s going to put her past behind her and save a few lives – including her own. “There’s no more interesting protagonist in crime fiction than Munch Mancini… Don’t miss this series.” — Chicago Tribune “A well-paced, effortless read.” — Los Angeles Times


What Every Girl Needs to Know About the Real World

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ISBN: 1891881078
Release Date: 1994-01-01
Number of pages: 32
Author: Ruth Herman Wells
Publisher: Youth Change

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Mystics Mavericks and Merrymakers

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ISBN: 9780814751923
Release Date: 2003-11-26
Number of pages: 255
Author: Stephanie Wellen Levine
Publisher: NYU Press

Download and read online Mystics Mavericks and Merrymakers in PDF and EPUB Collects portraits of Hasidic young women and how they manage conflicts between their regimented society and mainstream American life.


Unwanted

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ISBN: 9781456774127
Release Date: 2011-02-18
Number of pages: 72
Author: Amina
Publisher: Author House

Download and read online Unwanted in PDF and EPUB The life of a single mum, who was "unwanted" born, felt it all her life from parents and ex husband and escaped with her son to safe their lives. Start a new life in another country, never gave up and fight for a better life. Hope this book give others the strenght to change something, say "no" and leave when it's time and never to give up. Even you don’t believe it sometimes, but it's worth it.


Son Preference

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ISBN: 9781847887535
Release Date: 2010-04-01
Number of pages: 160
Author: Navtej K. Purewal
Publisher: Berg

Download and read online Son Preference in PDF and EPUB The preference for male children transcends many societies and cultures, making it an issue of local and global dimensions. While son preference is not a new phenomenon and has existed historically in many parts of Asia, its contemporary expressions illustrate the gendered outcomes of social power relations as they interact and intersect with culture, economy and technologies. Son Preference brings together key debates on the subject of son preference by assessing existing work in the field and providing new insights through primary research. The book covers a broad range of social science discussions and draws upon textual and ethnographic material from India. Son Preference will be useful to students, scholars, activists and anyone interested in the issues surrounding gender inequity, sex selection and skewed sex ratios.


Police Women and Gender Justice

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ISBN: 8176481378
Release Date: 2000
Number of pages: 192
Author: James Vadackumchery
Publisher: APH Publishing

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Texas

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ISBN: 9780804151412
Release Date: 2014-01-21
Number of pages: 1472
Author: James A. Michener
Publisher: Dial Press

Download and read online Texas in PDF and EPUB Spanning four and a half centuries, James A. Michener’s monumental saga chronicles the epic history of Texas, from its Spanish roots in the age of the conquistadors to its current reputation as one of America’s most affluent, diverse, and provocative states. Among his finely drawn cast of characters, emotional and political alliances are made and broken, as the loyalties established over the course of each turbulent age inevitably collapse under the weight of wealth and industry. With Michener as our guide, Texas is a tale of patriotism and statesmanship, growth and development, violence and betrayal—a stunning achievement by a literary master. BONUS: This edition includes an excerpt from James A. Michener's Hawaii. Praise for Texas “Fascinating.”—Time “A book about oil and water, rangers and outlaws, frontier and settlement, money and power . . . [James A. Michener] manages to make history vivid.”—The Boston Globe “A sweeping panorama . . . [Michener] grapples earnestly with the Texas character in a way that Texas’s own writers often don’t.”—The Washington Post Book World “Vast, sprawling, and eclectic in population and geography, the state has just the sort of larger-than-life history that lends itself to Mr. Michener’s taste for multigenerational epics.”—The New York Times