2412 books (121 pages) in this category

Betraying Big Brother

by Leta Hong Fincher

On the eve of International Women 's Day in 2015, the Chinese government arrested five feminist activists and jailed them for 37 days. The Feminist Five became a global <i>cause cel bre</i>, with Hillary Clinton speaking out on their behalf, ...

ISBN: 9781788735346

Binding: Paperback


Better than Sex

Women write about Sex and Romance in the Digital Age

by Samantha Trenoweth

<DIV>In an age that mashes internet porn with Tinder and arranged marriage, in an age in which everything (sexuality, gender, consent) seems fluid, what does the landscape of love look like, <I>really</I>? And how are the seismic jolts in the ...

ISBN: 9781743791370

Binding: Paperback


Beyond Bratwurst

A History of Food in Germany

by Ursula Heinzelmann

Ask about German food and most people think of beer and sausage, or pretzels and Limburger cheese. However, the 82 million inhabitants of modern-day Germany do not all live exclusively on Oktoberfest fare. In fact, as in most modern countries, ...

ISBN: 9781780232720

Binding: Hardback


Beyond Good and Evil: Prelude to a Philosophy of the Future


The great 19th-century philosopher refines his previously expressed ideal of the superman in one of his most important works, a fascinating examination of human values and morality. Publisher's Note. After kicking open the doors to ...

ISBN: 9780486298689

Binding: Paperback


Beyond the Two-State Solution

A Jewish Political Essay

by Yehouda Shenhav

For over two decades, many liberals in Israel have attempted, with wide international support, to implement the two-state solution: Israel and Palestine, partitioned on the basis of the Green Line - that is, the line drawn by the 1949 Armistice ...

ISBN: 9780745660295

Binding: Paperback


Beyond Veiled Clichés: The Real Lives of Arab Women

by Amal Awad

Magnificent. Surprising. Illuminating. Australia needs this book.<BR>NIKKI GEMMELL<BR><BR>As someone who has a foot in both the Western and Arabic worlds, Amal set out to explore the lives of Arab women, in Australia and the Middle East, ...

ISBN: 9780143782612

Binding: Paperback


Big Mobs: the Story of Australian Cattlemen

by Mclaren Glen

'In almost all respects I found Australian ranching customs and traditions far more intriguing, more dangerous, more 'western' than those of North America' - Professor Jim Hoy, Emporia State University, Kansas. Previously overshadowed in the ...

ISBN: 9781863682473

Binding: Paperback


Big Questions: What is New Zealand's Future?, The

by Various Authors

<b>New Zealand is at a crossroads. People are increasingly concerned about where we are headed. Can we improve our appalling statistics on poverty and violence? </b>What about work - will we all be replaced by robots? Will our children (let ...

ISBN: 9780143772378

Binding: Paperback


Bike Nation

by Peter Walker

ISBN: 9781911214946

Binding: Paperback



by John Spicer

Biologist John Spicer shows how closely our future is linked with that of biodiversity while navigating listeners through some key problems facing our planet, including mass extinctions, population explosions, habitat destruction, and ...

ISBN: 9781743104514

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio Book


A Philosophical Introduction

by Stephen Holland

<p>This book provides a clear and comprehensive introduction to contemporary bioethics. It also presents provocative, philosophically informed arguments on current bioethical issues. Holland engages with debates ranging from the more familiar ...

ISBN: 9780745690605

Binding: Paperback


Bioterror And Biowarfare

by Malcolm Dando

Against an uneasy political backdrop of failed agreements and legal loopholes, along with the worrying growth of biological and chemical agents around the world, biological warfare has become a real concern for anyone worried about a future of ...

ISBN: 9781743104521

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio Book

Birth of Tragedy


Philosopher's classic study declares that Greek tragedy achieved greatness through a fusion of elements of Apollonian restraint and control with Dionysian components of passion and the irrational. Among the most influential philosophers of ...

ISBN: 9780486285153

Binding: Paperback


Bit Rot

by Douglas Coupland

<b>In <i>Bit Rot</i>, Douglas Coupland explores the different ways in which twentieth-century notions of the future are being shredded, and creates a gem of the digital age. Reading the stories and essays in <i>Bit Rot</i> is like bingeing on ...

ISBN: 9780099510895

Binding: Paperback


Bitch Doctrine

by Laurie Penny

<b>'I can't really think of another writer who so consistently and bravely keeps thinking and talking and learning and trying to make the world better' Caitlin Moran</b><br>Smart and provocative, witty and uncompromising, this collection of ...

ISBN: 9781408881613

Binding: Paperback


Bitter Chocolate: Investigating the Dark Side of the World's MostSeductive Sweet

by Off Carol

<b>'You'll never look at chocolate the same way again.'</b> Quill &#38; Quire (Canada) Chocolate is synonymous with pleasure, but the real story of chocolate is often far from sweet. <i>Bitter Chocolate</i> begins by tracing the fascinating ...

ISBN: 9780702236853

Binding: Paperback


Black Feminist Cultural Criticism

by Jacqueline Bobo

<i>Black Feminist Cultural Criticism</i> is the first comprehensive analysis of the full range of Black women's creative achievements. In this outsdanding collection, writers and scholars in literature, film, television, theatre, music, art, ...

ISBN: 9780631222408

Binding: Paperback


Black Rednecks & White Liberals

Hope, Mercy, Justice and Autonomy in the American Health Care System

by Thomas Sowell

ISBN: 9781594031434

Binding: Paperback


Black War: Fear, Sex and Resistance in Tasmania, The

by Clements Nicholas

At its core, <i>The Black War</i> is a story about two peoples who just wanted to be free of each other . . . sooner or later Europeans and Aborigines were bound to clash, but it was Tasmania's unique circumstances that turned this encounter ...

ISBN: 9780702250064

Binding: Paperback


Black Woman Redefined

Dispelling Myths and Discovering Fulfillment in the Age of Michelle Obama

by Sophia Nelson

ISBN: 9781936661732

Binding: Paperback