2707 books (136 pages) in this category
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<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 ...
by Peter Walker
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 ...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 ...
by Hannah Richter
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 ...Audio Book
by FRIEDRICH NIETZSCHE
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
by Off Carol
<b>'You'll never look at chocolate the same way again.'</b> Quill & 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 ...
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, ...
Dispelling Myths and Discovering Fulfillment in the Age of Michelle Obama
by Sophia Nelson
by Adria Goldman
by Jeffrey Boakye
by Grossman Michele
"Written by established and emerging Indigenous intellectuals from a variety of positions, perspectives and places, these essays generate new ways of seeing and understanding Indigenous Australian history, culture, identity and knowledge
The Rise of the World's Most Powerful Mercenary Army
by Jeremy Scahill
This revised and updated edition includes Scahill's continued investigative work into one of the outrages of our time: the privatisation of war. ...
by Wendy Beckett
<p>Your easy guide to improving your communication skills.</p> <p>This b ook gives you information on a range of issues including:</p> <ul> <li>u nderstanding what influences your communication style</li> <li>improving your active listening ...
by David Siegel Bernstein
If you've ever wondered how much real science goes into movies like <i>Gravity</i>, novels like <i>The Martian</i>, and television shows like <i>Dr. Who</i>, this is the book for you. Written by an author who is both a data scientist and a ...
by Jill Walker Rettberg
Thoroughly revised and updated, this new edition of <i>Blogging</i> provides an accessible study of a now everyday phenomenon and places it in a historical, theoretical and contemporary context. The second edition takes into account the most ...
by Kristin Wolfe