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Cultural Chameleons and Tall Poppies: How We Really Live & Work with Culture

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Cultural Chameleons and Tall Poppies: How We Really Live & Work with Culture...

Tom Frengos

Social & cultural history; Cultural studies; Office & workplace; Health & Self-Help; Self-help & personal development

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What if your experience with cultures actually helped you evolve as a human being? What if there was no such thing as any... [more]

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The Ladybird Book of Red Tape

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The Ladybird Book of Red Tape

Jason Hazeley, Joel Morris

Fiction & Literature; Social interaction; Parodies & spoofs

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The Ladybird Book of Red Tape - a nugget of wisdom from bestselling authors Jason Hazeley and Joel Morris. This delightful... [more]

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Nginingawila Ngirramini: Our Story

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Nginingawila Ngirramini: Our Story

Tiwi College Alalinguwi Jarrakarlinga

Indigenous peoples; Children's & Educational; True stories (Children's&YA)

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Nginingawila Ngirramini - Tiwi language for 'Our Story' - is a celebration of pride and a window into the lives of nine talented,... [more]

$14.99

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The Fires of Spring: A Post-Arab Spring Journey Through the Turbulent New Middle East - Turkey, Iraq, Qatar, Jordan, Egypt, and Tunisia

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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

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

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Deleuze and Guattari's 'What is Philosophy?': A Reader's Guide

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Deleuze and Guattari's 'What is Philosophy?': A Reader's Guide

Rex Butler (University of Queensland, Australia)

Philosophy; Western philosophy, from c 1900 -; Psychoanalytical theory (Freudian psychology)

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Offers an introduction to What is Philosophy? - the last instalment of a remarkable twenty-year collaboration between the... [more]

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Creating Cities

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Creating Cities

Marcus Westbury

Humanities; History; Society & Social Sciences; Cultural studies; Urban & municipal planning

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Creating Cities is about how the Renew Newcastle scheme helped transform Newcastle, launched more than 200 creative and community... [more]

$27.50

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Making Social Technologies Work: Leveraging the Power and Managing Perils of Social Technologies in Business

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Making Social Technologies Work: Leveraging the Power and Managing Perils...

Ronan Gruenbaum

Society & Social Sciences; Business communication & presentation; Office & workplace; Business applications

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Embracing social technologies at work is not just a blog from the CEO. It is about understanding all the opportunities where... [more]

$39.95  $12.00

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SlutWalk: Feminism, Activism and Media

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SlutWalk: Feminism, Activism and Media

Kaitlynn Mendes

Society & Social Sciences; Sexual abuse & harassment; Feminism & feminist theory; Crime & criminology; Political activism

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SlutWalk explores representations of the global anti-rape movement of the same name, in mainstream news and feminist blogs... [more]

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Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind

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Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind

Yuval Noah Harari

General & world history; History of ideas; Social & cultural anthropology; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science

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Planet Earth is 4.5 billion years old. In just a fraction of that time, one species among countless others has conquered it.... [more]

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New Technologies in Developing Societies: From Theory to Practice

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New Technologies in Developing Societies: From Theory to Practice

Levi Obijiofor

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

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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

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Indonesia's Ascent: Power, Leadership, and the Regional Order

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Indonesia's Ascent: Power, Leadership, and the Regional Order

Christopher Roberts, Ahmad Habir, Leonard C. Sebastian

History; Regional government policies; International relations

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This volume explores the domestic and transnational considerations associated with Indonesia's ascent, referring to its rise... [more]

$159.95  $35.00

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Community Resilience, Universities and Engaged Research for Today's World

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Community Resilience, Universities and Engaged Research for Today's World...

W. Madsen, L. Costigan, S. McNicol, Roland Turner

Educational strategies & policy; Higher & further education, tertiary education

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The increasing development of partnerships between universities and communities allows the research of academics to become... [more]

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First World Hunger Revisited: Food Charity or the Right to Food?

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First World Hunger Revisited: Food Charity or the Right to Food?

Graham Riches, Tiina Silvasti

Poverty & unemployment; Politics & government; Human rights; Development economics

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Is food aid the way of the future? What are the prospects for integrated public policies informed by the right to food? First... [more]

$89.95  $18.00

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British Military Withdrawal and the Rise of Regional Cooperation in South-East Asia, 1964-73

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British Military Withdrawal and the Rise of Regional Cooperation in South-East...

S. Thompson

History; National liberation & independence, post-colonialism; Political structure & processes

Hardback

This book examines the links between Britain's withdrawal from its east of Suez role and the establishment of South-East Asian... [more]

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The Role of Strategic Intelligence in Law Enforcement: Policing Transnational Organized Crime in Canada, the United Kingdom and Australia

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The Role of Strategic Intelligence in Law Enforcement: Policing Transnational...

J. Coyne, Peter Bell

Sociology; Crime & criminology; Organised crime

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This book analyzes how strategic intelligence can support decision-makers in national policing organizations to anticipate... [more]

$113.95  $35.00

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21st Century Jocks: Sporting Men and Contemporary Heterosexuality

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21st Century Jocks: Sporting Men and Contemporary Heterosexuality

E. Anderson, E Anderson

Gay studies (Gay men); Sociology: sexual relations; Sociology: sport & leisure; Sexual behaviour; Sports & outdoor recreation

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Drawing on hundreds of interviews with 15-22 year old straight and gay male athletes in both the United States and the United... [more]

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Eichmann Before Jerusalem: The Unexamined Life of a Mass Murderer

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Eichmann Before Jerusalem: The Unexamined Life of a Mass Murderer

Bettina Stangneth

Biography: historical, political & military; History; European history; The Holocaust; Second World War; War crimes

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A total re-assessment of the life of Adolf Eichmann that reveals his activities and notoriety amongst a global network of... [more]

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Women, Political Struggles and Gender Equality in South Asia

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Women, Political Struggles and Gender Equality in South Asia

Margaret Alston

Social discrimination; Gender studies: women; Politics & government; Political activism

Hardback

A brutal gang-rape of a young woman in India in 2012 caused a global outcry... [more]

$276.95  $40.00

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The Statesman's Yearbook 2015: The Politics, Cultures and Economies of the World

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The Statesman's Yearbook 2015: The Politics, Cultures and Economies of the...

B. Turner

Yearbooks, annuals, almanacs; Society & culture: general; Politics & government; Economics

Hardback

Now in its 151st edition, The Statesman's Yearbook continues to be the reference work of choice for accurate and reliable... [more]

$534.95  $60.00

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An Introduction to Buddhist Psychology and Counselling: Pathways of Mindfulness-Based Therapies

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An Introduction to Buddhist Psychology and Counselling: Pathways of Mindfulness-Based...

Padmasiri De Silva

Religion & beliefs; Buddhism; Counselling & advice services; Psychology

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This book, now in its fifth edition, provides a comprehensive introduction to Buddhist psychology and counselling, exploring... [more]

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Becoming an African Diaspora in Australia: Language, Culture, Identity

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Becoming an African Diaspora in Australia: Language, Culture, Identity

Finex Ndhlovu

Sociolinguistics; History; Migration, immigration & emigration; Ethnic minorities & multicultural studies

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Becoming an African Diaspora in Australia extends debates on identities, cultures and notions of race and racism into new... [more]

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Affective Intensities in Extreme Music Scenes: Cases from Australia and Japan

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Affective Intensities in Extreme Music Scenes: Cases from Australia and...

Rosemary Overell

Music; Music: styles & genres; Popular culture

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An ethnographic study of gender, place and belonging, Affective Intensities introduces readers to the embodied sensations,... [more]

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Global Activism in Food Politics: Power Shift

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Global Activism in Food Politics: Power Shift

A. Mann

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

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

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Disability, Public Space Performance and Spectatorship: Unconscious Performers

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Disability, Public Space Performance and Spectatorship: Unconscious Performers...

Bree Hadley

Art & design styles: from c 1960; Performance art; Theatre Studies; Disability: social aspects

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In Disability, Public Space Performance and Spectatorship: Unconscious Performers, Bree Hadley examines the performance practices... [more]

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Little Demon in the City of Light: A True Story of Murder and Mesmerism in Belle Epoque Paris

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Little Demon in the City of Light: A True Story of Murder and Mesmerism...

Steven Levingston

Biography; True crime; European history; History: specific events & topics; Hypnosis

Hardback

A delicious account of a murder most gallic think  CSI Paris  meets Georges Simenon whose lurid combination of sex, brutality,... [more]

$42.95  $15.00

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