Universal Alien

Author: Gini Koch
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0698182170
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Universal Alien from the Author: Gini Koch. Sci-fi action meets steamy paranormal romance in Gini Koch’s Alien novels, as Katherine “Kitty” Katt faces off against aliens, conspiracies, and deadly secrets. • “Futuristic high-jinks and gripping adventure.” —RT Reviews Being the wife of the vice president isn’t easy. Especially when your talents lie in kicking butt and rocking out, rather than politics and diplomacy. Jeff and Kitty Katt-Martini find out just how difficult it can be when Kitty accidentally offends the Australian prime minister. Now they have to smooth things over, pronto, or risk creating an international incident the worldwide anti-alien coalitions will be able to use to force Jeff to resign and the A-Cs to leave the planet. Before Kitty can make things even worse, a cosmic congruence and a little help from some powerful beings shoves her into another world—one where she’s been married to Charles Reynolds for years and aliens don’t exist. She’s also landed in the middle of a huge conspiracy and is marked for death…but at least that’s business as usual. Kitty’s not the only one who’s confused, because the Kitty from that world has taken her place in this one. Now Alpha Team and the Diplomatic Corps have to make sure that no one realizes there’s been a switch, while preventing World War III from happening. And they have to do it while keeping this new Kitty in line, because she has views about what to do and how to do it, and time is running out. Can each Kitty save the day before it’s too late and then go home to her own universe? Or will one Kitty decide to keep the other’s life—forever?

Alien Job Da Wollen Wir Mal Ein Auge Zudr Cken

Author: Pascal Schaefer
Publisher: BookRix
ISBN: 3736879210
Size: 80.46 MB
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Alien Job Da Wollen Wir Mal Ein Auge Zudr Cken from the Author: Pascal Schaefer. Der Umfang dieses Ebook entspricht 241 Taschenbuchseiten. Sie denken, Sie kennen das Universum bereits wie Ihre Westentasche? Sie glauben, Sie wissen einfach alles über intelligente Lebensformen, was es zu wissen gibt? Sie sind der Meinung, viel herumgekommen zu sein und schon so ziemlich alles gesehen zu haben? Falsch. Ganz falsch. Jagen Sie Ihr peinliches Unwissen zur Tür hinaus, und begeben Sie sich auf eine abenteuerliche Reise durch Raum und Zeit. Manchmal erschreckend, manchmal ernüchternd, oft haarscharf vorbei an der Grenze zum Wahnsinn, doch zumeist innerhalb der Grenzen des guten Geschmacks. Sie werden staunen, wie die Welt da draußen wirklich ist ... "Ein ebenso heiterer, wie tiefgründiger Trip durch die Galaxis. Pascal Schäfer, der Gewinner unseres Wettbewerbs, ist für mich der kommende neue Star der humoristischen Science Fiction." - Jörg Martin Munsonius "Überhaupt könnte man das gesamte Multiversum als ein einziges Problem bezeichnen, wenn man eher ein Das-Glas-ist-halb-leer-Typ ist. Existenz an sich ist schließlich die Grundvoraussetzung dafür, dass es so etwas wie Probleme geben kann. Logische Schlussfolgerung: Will man sämtliche Probleme lösen, muss man dafür sorgen, dass nichts mehr existiert."

No Man In Alien

Author: John Robert Nelson
Publisher: Brill Archive
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No Man In Alien from the Author: John Robert Nelson.

Alien Worlds

Author: Diana G. Tumminia
Publisher: Syracuse University Press
ISBN: 9780815608585
Size: 70.20 MB
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Alien Worlds from the Author: Diana G. Tumminia. This intriguing collection of essays presents reflections upon the birth, proliferation, enduring appeal, and future of extraterrestrial mythology. Highly respected authors and researchers representing the varied and sometimes competing perspectives of ufology and the sociology of religion provide a fascinating and instructive voyage into the social worlds of UFOs, abductees, and contactees. Reports of aliens and the changing nature of abduction experience, even its sexual dimension, are explored in relation to literature, cultural practices, and ideology. The influence of abduction therapy and support groups is considered, as are New Religious Movements with extraterrestrial themes. Alien Worlds will enlighten anyone wanting to understand what and how the academic world thinks about UFOs, contactee groups, and alien phenomena.

The Citizen And The Alien

Author: Linda Bosniak
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 9781400827510
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The Citizen And The Alien from the Author: Linda Bosniak. Citizenship presents two faces. Within a political community it stands for inclusion and universalism, but to outsiders, citizenship means exclusion. Because these aspects of citizenship appear spatially and jurisdictionally separate, they are usually regarded as complementary. In fact, the inclusionary and exclusionary dimensions of citizenship dramatically collide within the territory of the nation-state, creating multiple contradictions when it comes to the class of people the law calls aliens--transnational migrants with a status short of full citizenship. Examining alienage and alienage law in all of its complexities, The Citizen and the Alien explores the dilemmas of inclusion and exclusion inherent in the practices and institutions of citizenship in liberal democratic societies, especially the United States. In doing so, it offers an important new perspective on the changing meaning of citizenship in a world of highly porous borders and increasing transmigration. As a particular form of noncitizenship, alienage represents a powerful lens through which to examine the meaning of citizenship itself, argues Linda Bosniak. She uses alienage to examine the promises and limits of the "equal citizenship" ideal that animates many constitutional democracies. In the process, she shows how core features of globalization serve to shape the structure of legal and social relationships at the very heart of national societies.