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How Did it Really Happen?

By: N/A

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Pleasantville, NY, Readers' Digest: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HIS78


Hard cover, first edition, 1425g, 351pgs, coloured endpapers. Decide what you believe about history's intriguing mysteries. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!!. View more info

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#SaveOzStories

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Carlton, VIC, Australia, Melbourne University Press: 2016

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SOCCOM22


Paperback, first edition, 128gms, 155 pages. Jackie French, David Malouf, Tim Winton and many more of our best writers have come together to issue a clarion call to all Australian citizens to defend writers and writing. If politicians have their way we will be the only nation to give away our right to tell our own stories. Read this collection of impassioned arguments from our most esteemed wordsmiths. Book is in very good condition with only very minor general wear and ... View more info

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Penguin Dictionary of Sociology, The

By: Abercrombie, Nicolas; Hill, Stephen; and Turner, Bryan S.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, England, Penguin Books: 2000

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: SOC18


Softcover, fourth edition, 398g, no page numbers. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Front cover shows some mild creasing and there are a few highlighted terms throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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Community, Culture and Globalization

By: Adams, Don; and Goldbard, Arlene

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, USA, The Rockefeller Foundations: 2002

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: SOC3


Softcover, edition not stated, 834g, 376pgs. This anthology was created to raise the profile of community cultural development practice around the world by offering a rich mixture of experiences, ideas and stories that demonstrate the validity of this work as a stimulus to pluralism, participation and equity in cultural life, and as a response to globalization's pull toward the standardization of commercial culture. Book is in good condition with only minor general wear ... View more info

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Retreat from Tolerance, The: A Snapshot of Australian Society

By: Adams, Phillip (ed)

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, ABC Books: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: POLAUS18


Soft cover, first edition, 218g, 191pgs. Phillip Adams has gathered together seven well-known commentators to examine the 'hot' topics that stir the passions of Australians. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Australia: How Does it Work?

By: Anderson Smith, Ruth; Lewis, Bob

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Marrickville, NSW, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: EDU41


Softcover, first edition, 560g, 168pgs. The numerous investigations with associated questions, tasks, and activities encourage students to analyse, interpret and reflect on a variety of evidence in relation to the nature of Australian society. Ex-library book is in good condition with card pocket inside front cover and stamps throughout, and mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and ... View more info

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Underdevelopment & Development: The Third World Today

By: Bernstein, Henry (ed)

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Middlesex, UK, Penguin: 1976

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: SOC2


Softcover, reprint, 286g, 376pgs. Social and economic development is a universal aspiration in the Third World today. In a cogent analysis of the meaning of the term 'development', the editor stresses that development problems and policies should be understood in the broad economic sense but within a historical perspective. Book is in good condition with pen inscription inside front cover, and mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Introductory Sociology

By: Bilton, Tony; Bonnett, Kevin; Jones, Pip; Lawson, Tony; Skinner, David; Stanworth, Michelle; and Webster, Andrew

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Hampshire, England, Palgrave Macmillan: 2002

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: SOC19


Softcover, fourth edition, 1795g, 596 pages. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Corners of cover are slightly knocked, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs almost 2kg and may incur additional postage. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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Introductory Sociology

By: Bilton, Tony; Bonnett, Kevin; Jones, Pip; Skinner, David, Stanworth, Michelle; and Webster, Andrew

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Hampshire, England, Macmillan Press: 1997

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: SOC14


Softcover, third edition, 1355g, 683pgs. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage. View more info

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Pink Samurai: An Erotic Exploration of Japanese Society

By: Bornoff, Nicholas

Price: $16.00

Publisher: London, England, Grafton Books: 1992

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: HISASI47


Paperback, reprint, 378gms, 719pgs. In this examination of modern life in the world's greatest economic power, Nicholas Bornoff takes us on a fascinating tour through the pleasures and pains of Japanese love, marriage and family life. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Cover shows mild creasing to cover and spine, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Roman Britain: Life in an Imperial Provence

By: Branigan, Keith

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London, UK, Readers' Digest: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISEUR81


Hard cover, first edition, 1375g, 320pgs, maps on endpapers. Shows what everyday life was like for the people of Roman Britain, at every level of society. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, dust jacket is in fair condition with moderate shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us... View more info

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Body and Clothes: An Illustrated History of Costume

By: Broby-Johansen, R.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, UK, Faber and Faber: 1968

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: HIS63


Hard cover, reprint, 1145g, 236pgs. Traces the beginnings, development and decay of styles, from the very first loin-cloth to the present-day mini-skirt. Ex-library book is in fair to good condition with card pocket and stamps inside front cover, and moderate general wear and tear, dust jacket is in fair condition with plastic cover, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. An... View more info

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Bobos in Paradise: The New Upper Class and How They Got There

By: Brooks, David

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Simon and Schuster: 2001

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: SOC13


Softcover, reprint edition, 294g, 284pgs. David Brooks coins a new word, Bobo, to describe today's upper class - those who have wed the bourgeois world of capitalist enterprise to the hippie values of the bohemian counterculture. Their hybrid lifestyle is the atmosphere we breathe, and in this witty and serious look at the cultural consequences of the information age, Brooks has defined a new generation. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and moder... View more info

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Aspects of English History

By: Cockburn, Claud

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, UK, Macgibbon & Kee: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISEUR82


Hard cover, first edition, 342g, 192pgs. Readers suffering from an ingrained anti-historian complex will welcome this easy approach, unfettered by any preconceptions whatsoever as to the role of historian other than that the reader should enjoy what is written. Book is in good condition with mild spotting on endpapers, and mild general wear and tear, dust jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual ... View more info

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Gender

By: Colebrook, Claire

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Hampshire, UK, Palgrave Macmillan: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: REF94


Soft cover, first edition, 374g, 276pgs. Critically explores the movement of Gender in literary theory. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!!. View more info

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Great Australian Stupor, The: An Interpretation of the Australian Way of Life

By: Conway, Ronald

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Melbourne, VIC, Sun Books Pty Ltd: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: AUST108


Soft cover, first edition, 194g, 282pgs. Examines the psychological fabric of the Australian structure. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Idolising Children

By: Donahoo, Daniel

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, University of New South Wales Press Ltd: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SELPAR144


Softcover, first edition, 374gms, 264 pages. This book reflects on the place of children in our society by looking at everything from fertility rates, childcare, the role of the media and the day to day joys and challenges of being a parent. The author argues that idolising is a form of worship that is adversely affecting our children's development and creates citizens who no longer understand their roles and responsiblities. The book examines how we arrived here and loo... View more info

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Lip Service: The Myth of Female Virtue in Love, Sex and Friendship

By: Fillion, Kate

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Harper Collins Publishers: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SOC11


Soft cover, first edition, 458g, 365pgs. Challenging some of our most ingrained beliefs about men and women and their relationships. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!!. View more info

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Virago Book of The Joy of Shopping, The

By: Foulston, Jill (ed)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, UK, Virago Press: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HIS85


Hard cover, first edition, 470g, 308pgs, coloured endpapers. Shopping has always been an art, a chore, a pleasure - even a danger, from the department stores of the nineteenth century, to the desperate five-finger discounts. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, dust jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage.... View more info

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Capitalism and Underdevelopment in Latin America: Historical Studies of Chile and Brazil

By: Frank, Andre Gunder

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Monthly Review Press: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SOC1


Softcover, first edition, 458g, 343pgs. Looks at the theories and practices of capitalism in latin america, and the resulting issues. Book is in good condition with pen inscription inside front cover, and mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock... View more info