1323 books (67 pages) in this category
by Isaiah Berlin
by Tom Young
Vast, diverse, dynamic, and turbulent, the true nature of Africa is often obscured by its poverty-stricken image. In this controversial and gripping guide, Tom Young cuts through the emotional hype to critically analyse the continent?s ...Audio Book
Reason and Religion at the End of the Industrial Age
by John Michael Greer
<p>Progress is not just a goal in the West—it's a religion. Most people believe in its inherent value as enthusiastically and uncritically as medieval peasants believed in heaven and hell. Our faith in progress drives the popular insistence that
by Nathan Bomey
Award-winning journalist Nathan Bomey argues that Trump did not usher the post-truth era into being. He was its inevitable outcome. Bomey points to recent trends that have created the perfect seedbed for spin, distortion, deception, and ...
Australia's New Extinction Crisis
by Tim Flannery
When it comes to the natural world, Australia is home to a disproportionately large share of the world's riches. That means we Australians are caretakers of a unique natural heritage in a land which tolerates few mistakes. So how are we ...Audio Book
Post-Prime Ministerial Speeches
by PJ Keating
A unique volume of speeches and occasional pieces written entirely by former Prime Minister Paul Keating. ...
by Mark Greif
Mark Greif is one of the most exciting writers of his generation. In <i>Against Everything</i>, he make us rethink the ordinary, taking our own lives seriously, exploring how we might live an honest life in these dishonest times. In a series of ...
Conflict and creativity in outback Australia
by Eve Vincent
<p> <div><div><p><i>Against Native Title </i>is about one group’s lived experience of a divisive native title claim in the outback town of Ceduna, where the native title claims process has thoroughly reorganised local Aboriginal ...
by Ian;Kutarna, Chris Goldin
by Karen Wallace
Alice the anteater has a dream she's going to be a film star! So she finds herself a pair of high-heeled sandals, a frilly satin dress and some film-star sunglasses and sets off for Hollywood. Soon Alice is the talk of the town, but there's ...
by Timothy P. Carney
by PENFOLD ALEXANDRA
No matter how you start your day,<BR>What you wear when you play,<BR>Or if you come from far away,<BR>All are welcome here. <BR>Follow a group of children through a day in their school, where everyone is welcome. A school where children in ...
A Year of Love and Survival Teaching Incarcerated Kids at Rikers Island
by Liza Jessie Peterson
by Carl Bernstein
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by Rebecca Traister
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The Story of an Australian Woman?s Impetuous Heart and Finding Love in a Magical City
by Sarah Turnbull
After backpacking her way around Europe journalist Sarah Turnbull is ready to embark on one last adventure before heading home to Sydney. A chance meeting with a charming Frenchman in Bucharest changes her travel plans forever. Acting on ...Audio Book
by Rowman and Littlefield Inc
The Opioid Tragedy in Three Acts
by Chris McGreal
A devastating portrait of America's opioid painkiller epidemic - the deadliest drug crisis in US history. ...
by Jon Roper
To understand the world events today, you need to understand American politics. Exploring the principles enshrined in the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution, Jon Roper provides a sharp analysis of how history has shaped the way ...Audio Book
by Kate Jennings
Kate Jennings was in New York, eyes wide open, completing her take on an amazing time- 'the run-up to the election ... a time when every day felt like a year and we became slightly crazed from worry but also mesmerised, unable to switch off the ...