2304 books (116 pages) in this category
by Murray Engleheart
Who knew when the Young family emigrated from Glasgow to Sydney in the early sixties that the family's youngest lads would go on to lead one of the world's most loved and respected rock bands? Who knew that some of their biggest fans would end ...Audio Book
by Dan Joy
Documentary has never attracted such audiences, never been produced with such ease from so many corners of the globe, never embraced such variety of expression. The very distinctions between the filmed, the filmer and the spectator are being ...
by J Macy
A legendary eco-philosopher and a British sustainability activist present a personal way forward through despair over ecological crises. Active Hope encourages us to find our power to respond to our concerns about the world. Active Hope is ...
by Barbara Brownie
The act of undressing has a multitude of meanings, which vary dramatically when this commonly private gesture is presented for public consumption. This ground-breaking book explores the significance of undressing in various cultural and social ...
Current understandings in research, policy and practice
by Amanda Holt
This is the first academic book to focus on adolescent-to-parent abuse and brings together international research and practice literature and combines it with original research to identify and critique current understandings in research, policy ...
by Briohny Doyle
<i>'I pictured myself a wine-dark streak in a TV desert, ears too full of the summer wind to hear that ominous ticking in the sky- the sound of a cultural clock counting me out of youth.'</i><br><b><i></i></b><br>Briohny Doyle turned thirty ...
by Hugh Mackay
What Everyone Needs to Know
by Mara Einstein
by Hongmei Li
<p> This book provides a comprehensive analysis of Chinese advertising as an industry, a discourse and profession in China’s search for modernity and cultural globalization. It compares and contrasts the advertising practices of Chinese ...
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
by Eddie S. Glaude Jr.
by LEO FROBENIUS
An eminent German explorer, ethnologist, and authority on prehistoric art, Leo Frobenius (1873‒1938) startled the world of anthropology with his concept of ""continuity of cultures"" - proposing, for instance, a link between Egyptian ...
by Robbi Neal
by Sarah Schulman
<div><span style="line-height: 1.45em;">A new edition of Sarah Schulman's funny, sexy, surprising novel about a heartbroken waitress looking for love in New York. </span></div><p>"Hilarious, hard-core . . . makes "Bright Lights, Big City" ...
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