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Making Globalisation

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Making Globalisation

Professor Robert Holton

Sociology & anthropology; Politics & government

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This book offers a clear and concise account of the key debates in the globalization literature, serving as an accessible... [more]

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Media Research Methods: Audiences, Institutions, Texts

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Media Research Methods: Audiences, Institutions, Texts

Ina Bertrand, Peter J. E. Hughes

Research methods: general; Society & Social Sciences; Cultural studies; Media studies; Social research & statistics

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This text provides an accessible introduction and overview of research methods for studying media, communication and culture,... [more]

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Constructing Childhood: Theory, Policy and Social Practice

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Constructing Childhood: Theory, Policy and Social Practice

A. James, Adrian L. James

Age groups: children; Child welfare; Health & Self-Help

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Through an interdisciplinary synthesis combining social theory, social policy and the empirical findings of social science... [more]

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Keren! 2 Activity Book

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Keren! 2 Activity Book

Ian White

Teaching of a specific subject; Educational: Languages other than English; Languages & ESL

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Designed for secondary students, this is an exciting course in four levels. Bright and entertaining, the text mixes both cartoons... [more]

$40.95

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Strangers in Their Own Land: Anger and Mourning on the American Right

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Strangers in Their Own Land: Anger and Mourning on the American Right

Arlie Russell Hochschild

History; Sociology; Conservatism & right-of-centre democratic ideologies; Advocate - History

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NOW IN PAPERBACK The New York Times bestseller and National Book Award finalist that gives us a generous but disconcerting... [more]

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Terracotta Warriors: History, Mystery and the Latest Discoveries

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Terracotta Warriors: History, Mystery and the Latest Discoveries

Edward Burman

History of art: ancient & classical art; Sculpture; History; Memorials & rolls of honour; Advocate - History

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A history of the famous Terracotta Army in Xi'an, China, exploring what we now know about it, what we still do not know and... [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; Advocate - History

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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. The... [more]

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The Other Side of Happiness: Embracing a More Fearless Approach to Living

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The Other Side of Happiness: Embracing a More Fearless Approach to Living...

Brock Bastian

Social, group or collective psychology; Psychology: emotions; Popular science; Neurosciences; Health & Self-Help; Advocate - Today's World

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In the modern world, we have become addicted to positivity. We try to eradicate pain through medication and by insulating... [more]

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A Woman's Work

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A Woman's Work

Harriet Harman

Biography; Memoirs; Feminism & feminist theory; Socialism & left-of-centre democratic ideologies; Central government policies

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GUARDIAN AND NEW STATESMAN BOOKS OF THE YEAR 2017**Winner of best memoir at the Parliamentary Book Awards**Now with a new... [more]

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Human Rights in China: A Social Practice in the Shadows of Authoritarianism

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Human Rights in China: A Social Practice in the Shadows of Authoritarianism...

Eva Pils

History; Human rights

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How can we make sense of human rights in China's authoritarian system? In this insightful book, China law expert Eva Pils... [more]

$35.95

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A Consequential President: The Legacy of Barack Obama

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A Consequential President: The Legacy of Barack Obama

Michael D'Antonio

History; Political leaders & leadership

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A bold assessment of the lasting successes and major achievements of President Obama. [more]

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Oneida: From Free Love Utopia to the Well-Set Table

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Oneida: From Free Love Utopia to the Well-Set Table

Ellen Wayland-Smith

History; History of the Americas; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; Religious groups: social & cultural aspects

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Fans of Joseph Ellis and David McCullough will appreciate this engrossing entry (Library Journal, starred review) into a... [more]

$24.99

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Notes of a Native Son

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Notes of a Native Son

James Baldwin

Literary essays; Social discrimination; Black & Asian studies

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This collection of essays look at the issue of race - attempting to retrieve black people from the abstractions of liberals... [more]

$19.99

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How to Be Human: The Manual: A Monk, a Neuroscientist and Me

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How to Be Human: The Manual: A Monk, a Neuroscientist and Me

Ruby Wax

Social & cultural anthropology; History of science; Evolution; Health & Self-Help; Coping with stress; Popular psychology; Advocate - Today's World

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In <strong>How to be Human</strong>, Ruby Wax tries to come up with some answers to that niggling question about who we are.<br... [more]

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The Water Will Come: Rising Seas, Sinking Cities, and the Remaking of the Civilized World

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The Water Will Come: Rising Seas, Sinking Cities, and the Remaking of the...

Jeff Goodell

Society & Social Sciences; Popular culture; The environment; Advocate - Today's World

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A deeply reported look at how water is pouring into our cities via the global crisis of rising sea levels [more]

$34.99

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Fairy Tale: A Very Short Introduction

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Fairy Tale: A Very Short Introduction

Marina Warner (Writer, historian, cultural critic, and novelist; Fellow of All Souls College, Oxford)

Literary studies: general; Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers; Folklore, myths & legends

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Marina Warner guides us through the rich world of fairy tale, from Cinderella and Hansel and Gretel to Snow White and Pan's... [more]

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Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia: What Everyone Needs to Know (R)

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Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia: What Everyone Needs to Know (R)

Steven R. Sabat (Professor of Psychology, Georgetown University)

Care of the elderly; Medicine; Medical ethics & professional conduct; Neurology & clinical neurophysiology

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Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia: What Everyone Needs to Know (R) provides information not only about these conditions, but,... [more]

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Common Writing: Essays on Literary Culture and Public Debate

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Common Writing: Essays on Literary Culture and Public Debate

Stefan Collini

British & Irish history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Social & cultural history; History of ideas

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In a series of penetrating and attractively readable essays, Stefan Collini, one of the most brilliant essayists of our time,... [more]

$38.95

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Superpowers, Rogue States and Terrorism: Countering the Security Threats to the West

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Superpowers, Rogue States and Terrorism: Countering the Security Threats...

Paul Moorcraft

Military history: post WW2 conflicts; Religious intolerance, persecution & conflict; Politics & government; Defence strategy, planning & research

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Islamist terrorism is probably the greatest threat to Western civilization, this book Offers a range of different and radical... [more]

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Readers' Liberation: The Literary Agenda

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Readers' Liberation: The Literary Agenda

Jonathan Rose

Literary studies: general; Ethical issues: censorship; Philosophy & theory of education; Media, information & communication industries

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Readers' Liberation addresses question of what we should be reading to obtain information, examining how past readers encountered... [more]

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The Growth Delusion: The Wealth and Well-Being of Nations

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The Growth Delusion: The Wealth and Well-Being of Nations

David Pilling

Politics & government; Business & Economics; International economics

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A revelatory and entertaining book about the pitfalls of how we measure our economy and how to correct them, by an award-winning... [more]

$29.99

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Blackshield and Williams Australian Constitutional Law and Theory - Commentary and Materials 7E

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Blackshield and Williams Australian Constitutional Law and Theory - Commentary...

George Williams

Constitutional & administrative law

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This is the new and fully updated edition of the acclaimed and authoritative book on Australian constitutional law. Fresh... [more]

$155.00

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HBR's 10 Must Reads on Mental Toughness

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HBR's 10 Must Reads on Mental Toughness

Martin E.P. Seligman, Tony Schwartz, Warren G. Bennis, Robert J. Thomas

Occupational & industrial psychology; Business & Economics; Business & management

Paperback

With bonus interview Post-Traumatic Growth and Building Resilience with Martin Seligman.Our professional lives are full... [more]

$32.99

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Thinking Big: How the Evolution of Social Life Shaped the Human Mind

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Thinking Big: How the Evolution of Social Life Shaped the Human Mind

Clive Gamble, John Gowlett

Archaeology; Social interaction; Mathematics & Sciences; Evolution; Advocate - Science

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A closer look at social history and the growth of the human brain [more]

$19.99

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Siauw Giok Tjhan: Bicultural leader in emerging Indonesia

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Siauw Giok Tjhan: Bicultural leader in emerging Indonesia

Siauw Tion Djin

History; International relations

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Siauw Giok Tjhan (1914-1981) was one of the most influential Chinese Indonesian political leaders active in the early decades... [more]

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