Community Services Intervention An introduction to direct practice

by Vera Lloyd

Community Services Intervention provides a comprehensive introduction to the theory, models and principles of practice for direct social casework.It introduces the history and context of professional practice, provides a step-by-step guide to the ...

ISBN: 9781743315231

Binding: Paperback


Racial Conflict in Global Society

by John Stone

Despite global shifts in world power, racial conflict remains one of the major problems of contemporary social life. This concise and engaging book demonstrates the interplay between identity, power and conflict in the creation, persistence and ...

ISBN: 9780745662619

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Pornographer's Daughter: Growing Up in the Shadow of Deep Throat The

by Battista-Frazee Kristin

ISBN: 9781863956864

Binding: Paperback


Consumption in China

How China's New Consumer Ideology Is Shaping the Nation

by LiAnne Yu

Consumption practices in China have been transformed at an unprecedented pace. Under Mao Zedong, the state controlled nearly all aspects of what people consumed, from everyday necessities to entertainment and the media; today, shoddy state-run ...

ISBN: 9780745669717

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Digital Arts An Introduction to New Media

by Cat;Ryan, John Charles Hope

Digital Arts presents an introduction to new media art framed through current debates, and includes case studies derived from the most contemporary research in the field. The unique combination of writers brings depth to the volume - which begins ...

ISBN: 9781780933238

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Gender and the Long Postwar: The United States and the Two Germanys, 1945-1989

by Karen Hagemann and Sonya Michel

ISBN: 9781421414133

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Out of Time The Pleasures and Perils of Ageing

by Lynne Segal

Since the second wave of the women's movement began in the late 1960s and 1970s, feminists have re-examined the myths and stereotypes, the stigmas and truisms of every phase of the life cycle. Yet little has been said or done for older ...

ISBN: 9781781682999

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Him & Me

by Whitehall Jack & Whitehall Michael

This book is a portrait of the pretty odd relationship I have with my elderly father. It's given me an opportunity to share memories of him losing his temper with foreigners on holidays, being rude to my mother's family at Christmas and failing ...

ISBN: 9781405911375

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State of Crisis

by Zygmunt Bauman & Carlo Bordoni

Today we hear much talk of crisis and comparisons are often made with the Great Depression of the 1930s, but there is a crucial difference that sets our current malaise apart from the 1930s: today we no longer trust in the capacity of the state ...

ISBN: 9780745680958

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Learning to Teach

by Arends

ISBN: 9780078110306

Binding: Paperback


State of Crisis

by Zygmunt Bauman & Carlo Bordoni

Today we hear much talk of crisis and comparisons are often made with the Great Depression of the 1930s, but there is a crucial difference that sets our current malaise apart from the 1930s: today we no longer trust in the capacity of the state ...

ISBN: 9780745680941

Binding: Hardback


Outliers: The Story of Success

by Gladwell Malcolm

'A fizzingly entertaining and enlighting book' Daily Mail'Gladwell is not only a brilliant storyteller; he can see what those stories tell us, the lessons they contain' GuardianWhy do some people achieve so much more than others?Can they lie so ...

ISBN: 9780141036250

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Rookie Yearbook Two

by Tavi Gevinson

Rookie is an independent online magazine made by and for teenage girls. It was created by Tavi Gevinson in 2011, when she was just fourteen years old; today, about a third of the magazine's staff are teenage writers, photographers, and ...

ISBN: 9781770461482

Binding: Paperback


Walter Benjamin and the Media

The Spectacle of Modernity

by Jaeho Kang

Walter Benjamin (1892-1940), one of the most original and perceptive thinkers of the twentieth century, offered a unique insight into the profound impact of the media on modern society. Jaeho Kang’s book offers a lucid introduction to ...

ISBN: 9780745645216

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In Cold Blood: Popular Penguins

by Capote Truman

Truman Capote's In Cold Blood is both a masterpiece of journalism and a powerful crime thriller. Inspired by a 300-word article in The New York Times, Capote spent six years exploring and writing the story of Kansas farmer Herb Clutter, his ...

ISBN: 9780141038391

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In My Shoes: A Memoir

by Mellon Tamara & Patrick William

When Tamara Mellon's father lent her the money to start a high-end shoe company, he cautioned her: 'Don't let the accountants run your business.' Little did he know. Over the next fifteen years the struggle between 'the suits' and 'the creatives' ...

ISBN: 9780241001240

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The Global Public Sphere

Public Communication in the Age of Reflexive Globalization

by Ingrid Volkmer

Over the last several years, the debate about publics seems to have newly emerged. This debate critically reflects the Habermasian ideal of a (national) public sphere in a transnational context. However, it seems that the issue of a ...

ISBN: 9780745639574

Binding: Hardback


Sociology: Exploring the Architecture of Everyday Life, Brief Edition 4ed

by David M Newman

ISBN: 9781452275871

Binding: Paperback


The Good Life

by Hugh Mackay

"No one can promise you that a life lived for others will bring you a deep sense of satisfaction, but it's certain that nothing else will."Hugh Mackay has spent his entire working life asking Australians about their values, ...

ISBN: 9781742612133

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The Tipping Point

How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference

by Malcolm Gladwell

In this brilliant and original book, Malcolm Gladwell explains and analyses the 'tipping point', that magic moment when ideas, trends and social behaviour cross a threshold, tip and spread like wildfire. Taking a look behind the surface of many ...

ISBN: 9780349139067

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