Abbey's Bookshop Logo
Go to my checkout basket
Login to Abbey's Bookshop
Register with Abbey's Bookshop
Gift Vouchers
Browse by Category

Sub-Categories of Interdisciplinary studies


Narrow Your Search

By Availability


By Format


By Price


By Publication Date


Interdisciplinary studies

18,890 results

Edge of Chaos

978/140/871/9781408710913.jpg

Edge of Chaos

Dambisa Moyo

Peace studies & conflict resolution; Politics & government; Political structures: democracy; Geopolitics; Economic growth; Political economy; Advocate - Politics

Paperback

Edge of Chaos sets out the new political and economic challenges facing the world, and the specific, radical solutions needed... [more]

$32.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
From Cold War to Hot Peace: The Inside Story of Russia and America

978/024/135/9780241351017.jpg

From Cold War to Hot Peace: The Inside Story of Russia and America

Michael McFaul

Peace studies & conflict resolution; History; The Cold War; International relations; Advocate - History

Hardback

From one of America's leading scholars of Russia who served as U.S. ambassador to Russia during the Obama administration,... [more]

$59.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Worth Dying for: The Power and Politics of Flags

978/178/396/9781783963034.jpg

Worth Dying for: The Power and Politics of Flags

Tim Marshall

Peace studies & conflict resolution; History; Political geography

Paperback

An enlightening popular account of the symbolism that drives global conflict [more]

$22.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
The Mayor of Mogadishu: A Story of Chaos and Redemption in the Ruins of Somalia

978/125/007/9781250072344.jpg

The Mayor of Mogadishu: A Story of Chaos and Redemption in the Ruins of...

Andrew Harding (National University of Singapore)

Biography: general; Regional studies; History; African history; Politics & government

Paperback

In The Mayor of Mogadishu, one of the BBC's most experienced foreign correspondents, Andrew Harding, reveals the tumultuous... [more]

$49.99  $20.00

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
The Fires of Spring: A Post-Arab Spring Journey Through the Turbulent New Middle East - Turkey, Iraq, Qatar, Jordan, Egypt, and Tunisia

978/125/006/9781250067043.jpg

The Fires of Spring: A Post-Arab Spring Journey Through the Turbulent New...

Shelly Culbertson

Regional studies; History; Social & cultural history; Social & cultural anthropology; Politics & government; Travel & holiday guides

Hardback

Turkey, Iraq, Qatar, Jordan, Egypt, and TunisiaThe Arab Spring all started when a young Tunisian fruit seller set himself... [more]

$54.95  $15.00

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
New Technologies in Developing Societies: From Theory to Practice

978/113/738/9781137389329.jpg

New Technologies in Developing Societies: From Theory to Practice

Levi Obijiofor

Development studies; Society & Social Sciences; Impact of science & technology on society

Hardback

New technologies may have transformed human societies, but not much has been written on how they are impacting people in Africa... [more]

$132.95  $25.00

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Global Activism in Food Politics: Power Shift

978/113/734/9781137341396.jpg

Global Activism in Food Politics: Power Shift

A. Mann

Development studies; Aid & relief programmes; Politics & government; Pressure groups & lobbying; Non-governmental organisations (NGOs)

Hardback

Alana Mann explores the food sovereignty campaigns of civil society organisations in Chile, Mexico and Spain in the context... [more]

$139.95  $25.00

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
International Development: Issues and Challenges

978/023/057/9780230573420.jpg

International Development: Issues and Challenges

Damien Kingsbury, John McKay, Janet Hunt, Mark McGillivray, Matthew Clarke

Development studies; Politics & government; International relations

Paperback

Designed as a replacement for Key Issues in Development this text provides a critical interdisciplinary introduction to the... [more]

$62.95  $12.00

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Neither Devil Nor Child: How Western Attitudes Are Harming Africa

978/178/607/9781786070630.jpg

Neither Devil Nor Child: How Western Attitudes Are Harming Africa

Tom Young

Development studies; History; African history; Politics & government

Paperback

It is time to change how we think about Africa [more]

$29.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
#Republic: Divided Democracy in the Age of Social Media

978/069/118/9780691180908.jpg

#Republic: Divided Democracy in the Age of Social Media

Cass R. Sunstein

Communication studies; Media studies; Politics & government; Political structures: democracy

Paperback

From the New York Times bestselling author of Nudge and The World According to Star Wars, a revealing account of how today's... [more]

$37.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Sovereignty at the Paris Peace Conference of 1919

978/019/967/9780199677177.jpg

Sovereignty at the Paris Peace Conference of 1919

Leonard V. Smith

Peace studies & conflict resolution; History; European history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; International institutions

Hardback

While the Paris Peace Conference of 1919 failed, in that it couldn't prevent WWII, Leonard V. Smith's ground-breaking work... [more]

$71.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Dining Posture in Ancient Rome: Bodies, Values, and Status

978/069/117/9780691178004.jpg

Dining Posture in Ancient Rome: Bodies, Values, and Status

Matthew B. Roller

Communication studies; History; European history; Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Social & cultural history

Paperback

Looks at a feature of Roman culture: dining posture. This book investigates the meaning and importance of the three principal... [more]

$55.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Dreamers: How Young Indians are Changing the World

978/184/904/9781849049078.jpg

Dreamers: How Young Indians are Changing the World

Snigdha Poonam

Development studies; History; Age groups

Paperback

A marvellous account of the boundless ambition of small town India and the extraordinary lives of those who pursue their dreams.... [more]

$34.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Thank You for Arguing: What Cicero, Shakespeare and the Simpsons Can Teach Us About the Art of Persuasion

978/014/198/9780141986166.jpg

Thank You for Arguing: What Cicero, Shakespeare and the Simpsons Can Teach...

Jay Heinrichs

Communication studies; Health & Self-Help; Self-help & personal development; Humour

Paperback

Your ultimate guide to... [more]

$24.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Makers And Takers: How Wall Street Destroyed Main Street

978/055/344/9780553447255.jpg

Makers And Takers: How Wall Street Destroyed Main Street

Rana Foroohar

Interdisciplinary studies; Business & Economics

Paperback

Foroohar [posits that] the shortsighted and misguided financial practices that nearly toppled the global economy in 2008 have... [more]

$31.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Churchill's Last Stand: The Struggle to Unite Europe

978/178/453/9781784538132.jpg

Churchill's Last Stand: The Struggle to Unite Europe

Felix Klos

Peace studies & conflict resolution; History; Social & cultural history; Second World War; International relations

Hardback

'When the Nazi power was broken, I asked myself what was the best advice I could give to my fellow citizens here in this island... [more]

$51.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Measuring Tomorrow: Accounting for Well-Being, Resilience, and Sustainability in the Twenty-First Century

978/069/117/9780691170695.jpg

Measuring Tomorrow: Accounting for Well-Being, Resilience, and Sustainability...

Eloi Laurent

Development studies; Central government policies; Business & Economics; Development economics

Hardback

How moving beyond GDP will improve well-being and sustainability Never before in human history have we produced so much data,... [more]

$62.00

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
One Kiss or Two?: In Search of The Perfect Greeting

978/071/565/9780715651834.jpg

One Kiss or Two?: In Search of The Perfect Greeting

Andy Scott

Communication studies; Society & Social Sciences; Social interaction; Parties, etiquette & entertaining

Hardback

The first book to explore, in all its complexity, this crucial and fascinating - but little understood - social custom [more]

$32.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Blowback: How the West F**cked Up the Middle East (and Why it Was a Bad Idea)

978/191/040/9781910400555.jpg

Blowback: How the West F**cked Up the Middle East (and Why it Was a Bad...

Michael Luders

Peace studies & conflict resolution; History; Middle Eastern history; National liberation & independence, post-colonialism; Political science & theory

Paperback

They that sow the wind shall reap the whirlwind. With clarity and wit, Michael Luders tells the story of Western interference... [more]

$19.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Gambling and War: Risk, Reward, and Chance in International Conflict

978/168/247/9781682472194.jpg

Gambling and War: Risk, Reward, and Chance in International Conflict

Justin Conrad

Peace studies & conflict resolution; Politics & government; Military tactics

Hardback

Focuses on applying lessons learned from poker, blackjack, roulette and other games of chance to study of international conflict.... [more]

$47.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Breaking Sudan: The Search for Peace

978/178/607/9781786070036.jpg

Breaking Sudan: The Search for Peace

Jok Madut Jok

Peace studies & conflict resolution; History; African history

Paperback

A leading expert on the Sudans analyses why so many attempts to bring peace to the region have failed and sets out what it... [more]

$39.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
The Nordic Theory of Everything: In Search of a Better Life

978/006/231/9780062316554.jpg

The Nordic Theory of Everything: In Search of a Better Life

Anu Partanen

Regional studies; Sociology; Politics & government; Comparative politics

Paperback

Includes a reading group guide with an author interview, biography, and discussion questions. [more]

$31.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Sharing: Crime Against Capitalism

978/150/951/9781509513239.jpg

Sharing: Crime Against Capitalism

Matthew David

Communication studies; Society & Social Sciences; Sociology

Paperback

Today's economic system, premised on the sale of physical goods, does not fit the information age in which we live. The capitalist... [more]

$37.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Putin: His Downfall and Russia's Coming Crash

978/031/253/9780312538088.jpg

Putin: His Downfall and Russia's Coming Crash

Richard Lourie

Biography: historical, political & military; Regional studies; History; Politics & government; Political leaders & leadership

Hardback

An electrifying and timely book by a leading Russian expert that explores Putin's failures and whether Trump's election gives... [more]

$39.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
HBR Guide to Dealing with Conflict (HBR Guide Series)

978/163/369/9781633692152.jpg

HBR Guide to Dealing with Conflict (HBR Guide Series)

Amy Gallo

Peace studies & conflict resolution; Business & Economics; Business negotiation

Paperback

While some of us enjoy a lively debate with colleagues and others prefer to suppress our feelings over disagreements, we all... [more]

$24.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
My Shopping Basket
Your cart does not contain any items.