859 books (43 pages) in this category

Hinch vs Canberra: Behind the human headline

by Derryn Hinch

As a current affairs commentator, Derryn Hinch spent decades fighting with politicians. Then the unthinkable happened he became one.This is the inside story of Senator Hinch?s first year in Canberra.Explosive, incisive, frank, brutal, and, at ...

ISBN: 9780522873177

Binding: Paperback


History of Violence: Living and Dying in Central America

by Oscar Martinez

A History of Violence ...

ISBN: 9781784781712

Binding: Paperback


History Repeating

Why Populists Rise and Governments Fall

by Sam Wilkin

The laws of political turmoil laid bare in five astonishing stories. ...

ISBN: 9781781259689

Binding: Hardback


Hold Everything Dear: Dispatches on Survival and Resistance

by John Berger

From Hurricane Katrina, 9/11 and 7/7, to resistance in Ramallah and traumatic dislocation in the Middle East, Berger explores the countless personal choices, encounters, illuminations, sacrifices, griefs and memories that occur in the grip of ...

ISBN: 9781784783723

Binding: Paperback



How Pauline Hanson fooled a nation

by Kerry-Anne Walsh

Pauline Hanson claims to represent the average Australian but <i>The Stalking of Julia Gillard</i>'s Kerry-Anne Walsh has discovered nothing could be further from the truth. ...

ISBN: 9781760112288

Binding: Paperback


How Democracy Ends

by David Runciman

All political systems come to an end, even democracies - David Runciman shows us how to recognise the signs and how to think about what might come next. ...

ISBN: 9781781259740

Binding: Hardback


How Did We Get Into This Mess?

by George Monbiot

'Without countervailing voices, naming and challenging power, political freedom withers and dies. Without countervailing voices, a better world can never materialise. Without countervailing voices, wells will still be dug and bridges will still ...

ISBN: 9781784783624

Binding: Hardback


How Did We Get Into This Mess?: Politics, Equality, Nature

by George Monbiot

How Did We Get Into This Mess? ...

ISBN: 9781786630780

Binding: Paperback


How the Hell Did This Happen?

A Cautionary Tale of American Democracy

by P.J. O'Rourke

Updated paperback edition: the essential take on the stranger-than-fiction 2016 presidential election from a quintessential voice on American politics and culture. ...

ISBN: 9781611855111

Binding: Paperback


How to be Alone

by Jonathan Franzen

Passionate, independent-minded nonfiction from the international bestselling author of &#8216;The Corrections'. Jonathan Franzen's &#8216;The Corrections' was the best-loved and most written-about novel of 2001. Nearly every in-depth review of ...

ISBN: 9780007153589

Binding: Paperback


How To Think

A Guide for the Perplexed

by Alan Jacobs

The world is telling you what to think. Here's how to resist. ...

ISBN: 9781781259573

Binding: Paperback


How Trump Thinks: His Tweets and the Birth of a New Political Language

by Peter Oborne

The most significant, demented, politically effective tweets from the world's most important Twitter feed, analysed and explained by the UK's leading expert on political lying. The most unusual feature of Donald Trump's nationalist and populist

ISBN: 9781786697073

Binding: Paperback


Howard Miracle: Interview from the 7.30 Report, The

by Clarke John

More wonderful interviews with Australia's leading citizens, drawn from John Clarke and Bryan Dawe's weekly broadcasts on ABC TV's <i>7.30 Report</i>. Every Thursday evening, at the end of the ABC TV <i>7-30 Report</i>, John Clarke and long-time

ISBN: 9781877008856

Binding: Paperback


Howard's Fourth Government

Australian Commonwealth Administration 2004-2007

by Chris Aulich

This book looks at the administrative and leadership style of former Prime Minister John Howard’s fourth and final term in government (2004-2007). Organised into three sections, it begins with a group of essays that reflect on key governance ...

ISBN: 9780868409825

Binding: Paperback


Hugh Stretton: Selected Writings

by Graeme Davison

A public intellectual known for his deeply humane approach to social, economic and urban issues, Hugh Stretton was an Australian original.<BR><BR>His Political Sciences was described by The Times Literary Supplement as 'a work of near genius'. ...

ISBN: 9781760640743

Binding: Paperback


Human Rights

Politics and Practice

by Michael Goodhart

ISBN: 9780198708766

Binding: Paperback


Human Rights

by Michael Freeman

<p><i>Human Rights</i> is an introductory text that is both innovative and challenging. Its unique interdisciplinary approach invites students to think imaginatively and rigorously about one of the most important and influential political ...

ISBN: 9781509510283

Binding: Paperback


Human Rights in China

A Social Practice in the Shadows of Authoritarianism

by Eva Pils

How can we make sense of human rights in China's authoritarian system? In this insightful book, China law expert Eva Pils offers a nuanced account of this contentious area, examining human rights as a set of social practices involving a variety ...

ISBN: 9781509500703

Binding: Paperback


Human Rights Overboard: Seeking Asylum in Australia

by Briskman Linda & Goddard Chris

In 2005, in the wake of the Cornelia Rau scandal, a citizen's inquiry was established to bear witness to events in Australian immigration-detention facilities. Until then, the federal government had refused to conduct a broad-ranging ...

ISBN: 9781921372407

Binding: Paperback


Human Security

by Mary Kaldor

There is a real security gap in the world today. Millions of people in regions like the Middle East or East and Central Africa or Central Asia where new wars are taking place live in daily fear of violence. Moreover new wars are increasingly ...

ISBN: 9780745638546

Binding: Paperback