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Feminism Is...

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Feminism Is...

DK

Feminism & feminist theory; Gender studies: women; Children's & Educational; Educational: History; Personal & social issues: racism & multiculturalism (Children's&YA); Personal & social issues: sexuality & relationships (Children's&YA)

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Feminism Is... tackles the most intriguing and relevant topics, such as intersectionality, the right to an equal education,... [more]

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Directorate S: The C.I.A. and America's Secret Wars in Afghanistan and Pakistan, 2001-2016

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Directorate S: The C.I.A. and America's Secret Wars in Afghanistan and Pakistan,...

Steve Coll

History; 21st century history: from c 2000 -; Afghan War; Espionage & secret services; War & defence operations

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In the wake of the terrible shock of 9/11, the C.I.A. scrambled to work out how to destroy Bin Laden and his associates. Superficially... [more]

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The Murderer of Warren Street: The True Story of a Nineteenth-Century Revolutionary

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The Murderer of Warren Street: The True Story of a Nineteenth-Century Revolutionary...

Marc Mulholland

True crime; History; Political activism

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Following in Barthelemy's footsteps, Mulholland leads us from the barricades of the French capital and the icy rooftops of... [more]

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Digital Minimalism: On Living Better with Less Technology

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Digital Minimalism: On Living Better with Less Technology

Cal Newport

Society & Social Sciences; Impact of science & technology on society; Digital lifestyle; Self-help & personal development

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Most of us know that addiction to digital tools is costing us both productivity and peace. But giving them up completely isn't... [more]

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In Writing

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In Writing

Adam Phillips

Literary theory; Psychology; Psychoanalytical theory (Freudian psychology)

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For Adam Phillips - as for Freud and many of his followers - poetry and poets have always held an essential place, as both... [more]

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Let Me Not Be Mad: A Story of Unravelling Minds

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Let Me Not Be Mad: A Story of Unravelling Minds

A K Benjamin

Memoirs; Psychology; Physiological & neuro-psychology, biopsychology; Coping with illness

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Let Me Not Be Mad is an immersive, virtuosic and provocative investigation of madness, love and self-destruction that defies... [more]

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Mouth Full of Blood: Essays, Speeches, Meditations

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Mouth Full of Blood: Essays, Speeches, Meditations

Toni Morrison

Literary essays; Literature: history & criticism; History of the Americas; Globalization; Geopolitics

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Throughout A Mouth Full of Blood our search for truth, moral integrity and expertise is met by Toni Morrison with controlled... [more]

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Without Precedent: Chief Justice John Marshall and His Times

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Without Precedent: Chief Justice John Marshall and His Times

Joel Richard Paul

Biography: historical, political & military

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No member of America's Founding Generation had a greater impact on the Constitution and the Supreme Court than John Marshall,... [more]

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Death on the Derwent

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Death on the Derwent

Robin Bowles

Biography; True crime; Crime & criminology; Criminal investigation & detection

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Don't fool yourself that the innocent never go to jail. [more]

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Are we Asian Yet?: History Vs Geography (#5 Australian Foreign Affairs)

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Are we Asian Yet?: History Vs Geography (#5 Australian Foreign Affairs)...

Jonathan Pearlman

History; Society & culture: general; International relations

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<div>The latest issue of Australian Foreign Affairs examines Australia's struggle to define its place in Asia as it balances... [more]

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The Mindful Kind

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The Mindful Kind

Rachael Kable

Psychology; Popular psychology

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If you're feeling overwhelmed, pressured, anxious and disconnected, this book will change your life, one mindful step at a... [more]

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Fascism: A Warning

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Fascism: A Warning

Madeleine Albright

History: specific events & topics; Politics & government; Fascism & Nazism

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The #1 NYT BESTSELLER A personal and urgent examination of Fascism in the twentieth century and how its legacy... [more]

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Origins of the Kabbalah

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Origins of the Kabbalah

Gershom Gerhard Scholem

Religion & beliefs; Judaism: mysticism; Jewish studies

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The Kabbalah is a rich tradition of repeated attempts to achieve and portray direct experiences of God. This book examines... [more]

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The Dawn of Eurasia: On the Trail of the New World Order

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The Dawn of Eurasia: On the Trail of the New World Order

Bruno Macaes

Politics & government; Political science & theory; Geopolitics

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A bold, eye-opening account of the coming integration of Europe and Asia [more]

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To Hell and Back: The Last Train from Hiroshima

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To Hell and Back: The Last Train from Hiroshima

Charles Pellegrino

History; Asian history; Social & cultural history; Military history; Second World War; Nuclear weapons

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To Hell and Back offers readers a stunning, you are there time capsule, wrapped in elegant prose. Charles Pellegrino's scientific... [more]

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The Bipolar Disorder Survival Guide, Third Edition: What You and Your Family Need to Know

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The Bipolar Disorder Survival Guide, Third Edition: What You and Your Family...

David J. Miklowitz (Department of Psychiatry, UCLA School of Medicine and Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior; Senior Clinical Researcher, University of Oxford, UK)

Psychology; Coping with illness

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Bipolar disorder is a lifelong challenge--but it doesn't have to rule your life. Find the science-based information you need... [more]

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A Practical Guide to Happiness in Adults on the Autism Spectrum: A Positive Psychology Approach

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A Practical Guide to Happiness in Adults on the Autism Spectrum: A Positive...

Victoria Honeybourne

Psychology; Coping with disability

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Breaking away from neurotypical ideals of happiness, this book offers simple techniques and exercises to help adults on the... [more]

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The PDA Paradox: The Highs and Lows of My Life on a Little-Known Part of the Autism Spectrum

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The PDA Paradox: The Highs and Lows of My Life on a Little-Known Part of...

Harry Thompson

Memoirs; Disability: social aspects; Psychology; Coping with disability

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By providing an eloquently written insight into the world of PDA, Thompson's memoir gives invaluable information to those... [more]

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Photo Forensics

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Photo Forensics

Hany Farid (Professor of Computer Science, University of Califorinia, Berkeley)

Photography & photographs; Forensic science

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The first comprehensive and detailed presentation of techniques for authenticating digital images. [more]

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Religion: What It Is, How It Works, and Why It Matters

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Religion: What It Is, How It Works, and Why It Matters

Christian Smith

Religion & beliefs; Philosophy of religion; Comparative religion; Theology; Sociology

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A groundbreaking new theory of religion Religion remains an important influence in the world today, yet the social sciences... [more]

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Family Values: Between Neoliberalism and the New Social Conservatism

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Family Values: Between Neoliberalism and the New Social Conservatism

Melinda Cooper

Sociology: family & relationships; Politics & government; Liberalism & centre democratic ideologies; Conservatism & right-of-centre democratic ideologies; Political economy

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An investigation of the roots of the alliance between free-market neoliberals and social conservatives. [more]

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The Master and His Emissary: The Divided Brain and the Making of the Western World

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The Master and His Emissary: The Divided Brain and the Making of the Western...

Iain McGilchrist

Classical history & classical civilisation; Psychology; Mathematics & Sciences

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Why is the brain divided? The difference between right and left hemispheres has been puzzled over for centuries. This book... [more]

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See Numbers in Data: Little Quick Fix

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See Numbers in Data: Little Quick Fix

John MacInnes

Research methods: general; Social research & statistics; Mathematics & Sciences

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Being able to read and interpret tables and graphs is a skill that is frequently tested and where students often lose marks... [more]

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Making Sense of Science: Separating Substance from Spin

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Making Sense of Science: Separating Substance from Spin

Cornelia Dean

Media studies; Central government policies; Mathematics & Sciences; Philosophy of science; Science funding & policy

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Cornelia Dean draws on her 30 years as a science journalist with the New York Times to expose the flawed reasoning and knowledge... [more]

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Waltzing Matilda: Australia's Accidental Anthem

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Waltzing Matilda: Australia's Accidental Anthem

W. Benjamin Lindner

Diaries, letters & journals; True stories; History; Australasian & Pacific history; Society & culture: general

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Waltzing Matilda Australia's Accidental Anthem written by a criminal barrister, is a forensic history of the events, the... [more]

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