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The Colonial Fantasy: Why White Australia Can't Solve Black Problems

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The Colonial Fantasy: Why White Australia Can't Solve Black Problems

Sarah Maddison

History; Australasian & Pacific history; Colonialism & imperialism; Indigenous peoples; Advocate - History

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Australia is wreaking devastation on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Whatever the policy--from protection to... [more]

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Indonesia, 1947: Australia and the First United Nations Cease-fire Order

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Indonesia, 1947: Australia and the First United Nations Cease-fire Order...

Steven Farram

History; International relations

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Australia's contribution to Indonesia's independence struggle is broadly well-known and this book explores an important part... [more]

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Stressless

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Stressless

Matthew Johnstone, Michael Player

Psychology; Coping with stress; Self-help & personal development; Mind, Body, Spirit

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The only guide you'll ever need to simply manage and reduce stress in your every-day life. [more]

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Tired of Winning: A Chronicle of American Decline

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Tired of Winning: A Chronicle of American Decline

Richard Cooke

History; Society & culture: general; Politics & government

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Polarised, enraged and... [more]

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Why Liberalism Failed

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Why Liberalism Failed

Patrick J. Deneen

Social & political philosophy; Politics & government; Liberalism & centre democratic ideologies

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One of the most important political books of 2018. --Rod Dreher, American Conservative [more]

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The Farm

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The Farm

Joanne Ramos

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Sociology: family & relationships; Psychology

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A JO WHILEY BBC RADIO 2 BOOK CLUB PICK Welcome to The Farm.<br /><br... [more]

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The Power of Now: A Guide to Spiritual Enlightenment

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The Power of Now: A Guide to Spiritual Enlightenment

Eckhart Tolle

Psychology; Mind, Body, Spirit: thought & practice

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In The Power of Now the author shows readers how to recognise themselves as the creators of their own pain, and how to have... [more]

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Without Saying A Word: Master The Science Of Body Language And Maximize Your Success

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Without Saying A Word: Master The Science Of Body Language And Maximize...

Kasia Wezowski, Patryk Wezowski

Social interaction; Psychology; Social, group or collective psychology; Business communication & presentation; Popular psychology

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Originally published in Dutch in 2013 as Lichaamstaal by Patryk Wezowski & Kasia Wezowski [more]

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The Relevance of the Communist Manifesto

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The Relevance of the Communist Manifesto

Slavoj Zizek

Philosophy; Marxism & Communism; Political manifestos

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No other Marxist text has come close to achieving the fame of The Communist Manifesto. But is it still relevant? Slavoj Zizek... [more]

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ACT Made Simple: An Easy-To-Read Primer on Acceptance and Commitment Therapy

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ACT Made Simple: An Easy-To-Read Primer on Acceptance and Commitment Therapy...

Russ Harris

Psychology; Clinical psychology

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A practical and easy-to-use primer, ideal for newcomers and experienced professionals alike, ACT Made Simple offers clear... [more]

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The Wizard and the Prophet: Science and the Future of Our Planet

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The Wizard and the Prophet: Science and the Future of Our Planet

Charles Mann

Population & demography; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Human geography; Environmentalist thought & ideology

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The Wizard and the Prophet tackles the biggest question we humans are facing: can the earth sustain our growing population?... [more]

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Guns, Germs and Steel

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Guns, Germs and Steel

Jared Diamond

Social & cultural history; Social & cultural anthropology; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Social impact of environmental issues

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PATTERNS OF LIFE: SPECIAL EDITIONS OF GROUNDBREAKING SCIENCE BOOKSWhy has human history unfolded so differently across the... [more]

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Burnout: The secret to solving the stress cycle

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Burnout: The secret to solving the stress cycle

Emily Nagoski, Amelia Nagoski

Psychology; Coping with stress; Assertiveness, motivation & self-esteem

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This groundbreaking book explains why women experience burnout differently than men - and provides a simple, science-based... [more]

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Why Can't We Sleep?

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Why Can't We Sleep?

Darian Leader

Psychology; Physiological & neuro-psychology, biopsychology; Sleep & dreams; Sleep disorders & therapy; Popular psychology

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One in four adults sleeps badly. Sleeping pill prescriptions have increased dramatically over the last three decades, as have... [more]

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JB Chifley: An Ardent Internationalist

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JB Chifley: An Ardent Internationalist

Julie Suares

Biography; Comparative politics; Political leaders & leadership

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Reveals the extraordinary convergence of worldviews of two fellow internationalists, former Australian Prime Minister JB Chifley... [more]

$49.99

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Invisible Women: Exposing Data Bias in a World Designed for Men

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Invisible Women: Exposing Data Bias in a World Designed for Men

Caroline Criado Perez

Society & Social Sciences; Feminism & feminist theory; Ethical issues: scientific & technological developments; Gender studies: women; Press & journalism; Impact of science & technology on society

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She exposes the gender data gap - a gap in our knowledge that is at the root of perpetual, systemic discrimination against... [more]

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The Power of Moments: Why Certain Experiences Have Extraordinary Impact

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The Power of Moments: Why Certain Experiences Have Extraordinary Impact...

Chip Heath, Dan Heath

Psychology; Advice on careers & achieving success; Popular psychology

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What if a teacher could design a lesson that he knew students would remember twenty years later? We all have defining moments... [more]

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The Gendered Brain: The new neuroscience that shatters the myth of the female brain

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The Gendered Brain: The new neuroscience that shatters the myth of the female...

Gina Rippon

Gender studies: women; Psychology of gender; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Neurosciences

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It has the power to do vastly more for gender equality than any number of feminist manifestos ... revolutionary to a glorious... [more]

$35.00

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Maoism: A Global History

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Maoism: A Global History

Julia Lovell

History; General & world history; Social & political philosophy; Political science & theory; Marxism & Communism; Political leaders & leadership

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Maoism was a crucial motor of the Cold War: it shaped the course of the Vietnam War (and the international youth rebellions... [more]

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We the Corporations: How American Businesses Won Their Civil Rights

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We the Corporations: How American Businesses Won Their Civil Rights

Adam Winkler (University of California, Los Angeles)

History; History of the Americas; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Constitutional & administrative law

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A landmark expose and deeply engaging legal history of one of the most successful, yet least known, civil rights movements... [more]

$37.95

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Close Encounters with Humankind: A Paleoanthropologist Investigates Our Evolving Species

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Close Encounters with Humankind: A Paleoanthropologist Investigates Our...

Sang-Hee Lee

Anthropology; Mathematics & Sciences; Evolution

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In this captivating bestseller, Korea's first paleoanthropologist offers fresh insights into humanity's dawn and evolution.... [more]

$26.95

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Shout: The True Story of a Survivor Who Refused to be Silenced

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Shout: The True Story of a Survivor Who Refused to be Silenced

Laurie Halse Anderson

Poetry; Feminism & feminist theory

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A personal story of the lifelong impact of rape and a call to action in the age of #MeToo and #TimesUp [more]

$24.99

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Get the Girls Out

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Get the Girls Out

Lucy Bloom

Memoirs; Psychology; Advice on careers & achieving success; Assertiveness, motivation & self-esteem

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A rousing, funny, straight-talking, inspirational and generally awesome book from social entrepreneur Lucy Bloom, part memoir,... [more]

$32.99

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The Longevity Paradox: How to Die Young at a Ripe Old Age

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The Longevity Paradox: How to Die Young at a Ripe Old Age

Steven R. Gundry, M.D.

Psychology of ageing; Medicine; Maturation & ageing; Coping with old age; Fitness & diet

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From the author of the New York Times bestseller The Plant Paradox comes a groundbreaking plan for living a long, healthy,... [more]

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Far & Near: Selections from the Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology

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Far & Near: Selections from the Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology...

Pamela Gerardi

History; Anthropology

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Since its founding in 1886, the Peabody Museum has been collecting, caring for, exhibiting, and researching objects produced... [more]

$24.99

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