2746 books (138 pages) in this category
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
by Ramesh Srinivasan
<p>In the wake of Edward Snowden's revelations, and concern that the internet has heightened rather than combatted various forms of political and social inequality, it is time we ask: What comes after a broken internet?<br /><br /> Ramesh ...
Post-Prime Ministerial Speeches
by PJ Keating
A unique volume of speeches and occasional pieces written entirely by former Prime Minister Paul Keating. ...
by Mark Greif
Mark Greif is one of the most exciting writers of his generation. In <i>Against Everything</i>, he make us rethink the ordinary, taking our own lives seriously, exploring how we might live an honest life in these dishonest times. In a series of ...
Conflict and creativity in outback Australia
by Eve Vincent
<p> <div><div><p><i>Against Native Title </i>is about one group?s lived experience of a divisive native title claim in the outback town of Ceduna, where the native title claims process has thoroughly reorganised local Aboriginal ...
by Ian;Kutarna, Chris Goldin
by C. Harrington
by Susan Archer Mann
by Deborah Fink
A History of Food in Italy
by Fabio Parasecoli
Over the last three decades Italian cuisine has gained in status as well as fame. High-end Italian restaurants are now listed among the most prestigious establishments in major cities worldwide, and television shows and magazines are full of ...
Public attitudes, spirited measures and Victorian hangovers
by Henry Yeomans
Informed by historical research and sociological analysis, this book helps readers re-evaluate their understandings of British drinking culture. It is essential readying for students and academics. ...
by Rod Phillips
by Murray Pomerance
With a sharp eye for social detail and the pressures of class inequality, Alfred Hitchcock brought to the American scene a perspicacity and analytical shrewdness unparalleled in American cinema. <p>Murray Pomerance works from a basis in ...
by Elliott Young
The Policy Challenges of Rescue, Interception, and Long-Term Response to Maritime Migration
by Kathleen Newland
<p> <p>With migrant maritime arrivals the subject of major policy and public focus in the Mediterranean, the Bay of <span style="line-height: 1.45em;">Bengal, and elsewhere, this Migration Policy Institute volume reviews the policy ...
by Martha S. Jones