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Ten Patients and an Almoner

By: Beck Flora

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, George Allen & Unwin Ltd.: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000059

Condition: Good

Flora Beck's book is designed to awaken the interest of the general reader and should appeal to practising social workers and to students of the various professions concerned. View more info

Artistry in Training: Thinking Differently About the Way You Help People to Learn

By: Burns, Stephanie

Price: $47.00

Publisher: Australia, Woodslane Press: 1996

Edition: 1st Australian Edition

Seller ID: 008580

Condition: Excellent

"A landmark book in the professionalisation of the occupation of corporate trainer" Book focuses on both trainer & learner. French flaps enclose 273 clean, tight, white pp. View more info

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Whose Life Is It Anyway?

By: Clark, Brian

Price: $14.00

Publisher: UK, Heimeman: 1993

Seller ID: 009408

Condition: Excellent

gr review - WLIA is a classic play, all about the conflict between professionalism and the right to decide for one's self. Ken Harrison is paralyzed for life, with no hope of physical recovery. In an attempt to keep what's left of his dignity, and protect his loved ones from a fate of misery, imprisoned by sympathy for him, he decides to end his life. Everyone around him in the hospital tries their best to stop him, but for the intelligent person he is, they can't stand ... View more info

Different Kids Growing Up with Attention Deficit Disorder

By: Dengate, Sue

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Australia, Random House: 1994

Seller ID: 010346

Condition: Very Good

264 crisp white pages of invaluable advice & info, Millions of children, some as young as two years old, now take stimulant drugs such as Ritalin to control their behaviour. But there is another way. Through an exciting, can't-put-it-down story, Different Kids presents an effective alternative to medication for managing children's behaviour. Author Sue Dengate is a former school teacher and behaviour management instructor couldn't manage her own children's behaviour. Aft... View more info

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Is it Just Me?

By: Hart, Miranda

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton: 2012

Seller ID: 012985

Condition: Very Good

323 pp & just over the 500g to post (add a title or 2 & use up your post allowance). Does everybody struggle with the hazards that accompany, say, sitting elegantly on a bar stool; using chopsticks; pretending to understand the bank crisis; pedicures - surely it's plain wrong for a stranger to fondle your feet? Or is it just me? I am proud to say I have a wealth of awkward experiences - from school days to life as an office temp - and here I offer my 18-year-old self (a... View more info

Shell Shock The Psychological Impact of War

By: Holden, Wendy

Price: $25.00

Publisher: UK, Channel 4 Books: 1998

Seller ID: 010528

Condition: Excellent

In this book individual soldiers tell their own stories of horrors to which they have been exposed, and of events that pushed them to the brink of human endurance. The terrible physical effects of sending men into battle have always been self-evident, but only in modern times have the psychological effects been examined. Killing, watching friends die, leading soldiers to their deaths - all have a profound effect on those involved in the front line of war. The author also... View more info

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A Nietzsche Reader

By: Hollingdale, RJ (& Nietzsche)

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Penguin: 1977

Seller ID: 013357

Condition: Good

Less than 500g, 286pp The literary career of Friedrich Nietzsche (1844-1900) spanned less than twenty years, but no area of intellectual inquiry was left untouched by his iconoclastic genius. The philosopher who announced the death of God in The Gay Science (1882) and went on to challenge the Christian code of morality in Beyond Good and Evil (1886), grappled with the fundamental issues of the human condition in his own intense autobiography, Ecce Homo (1888). Most notor... View more info

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Feminism, Femininity and Popular Culture

By: Hollows, Joanne

Price: $42.00

Publisher: UK, Manchester University Press: 2000

Seller ID: 012366

Condition: Very Good

229pp & less than 500g to post. Joanne Hollows is Reader in Media and Cultural Studies at Nottingham Trent University, UK. She is the author of Feminism, Femininity and Popular Culture (2000) and Domestic Cultures (2008) and co-author of Food and Cultural Studies (2004). Accessible, introductory student guide which identifies key feminist approaches to popular culture from the 1960s to the present.. The only introduction to both feminist cultural studies and feminism an... View more info

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Tomboys and Bachelor Girls : A Lesbian History of Post-War Britain 1945-71

By: Jennings, Rebecca

Price: $60.00

Publisher: UK, Manchester University Press: 2007

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 010477

Condition: Excellent

Tomboys and Bachelor Girls : A Lesbian History of Post-War Britain 1945-71 Jennings, Rebecca , 2007 - 209 crisp white pages. Jennings, using a rich array of oral histories and archival sources in Tomboys and Bachelor Girls provides the first detailed academic study of lesbian identity and culture in post-war Britain. Challenging the conventional picture of the post-war decades as years of austerity and conservative femininity, this book traces the emergence of a vibrant... View more info

CULTURE SHOCK Dealing with Stress in Cross-Cultural Living

By: Loss Myron

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Light & Life Press, U.S.A.: 1993

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: 005935

Condition: As New

A helpful guide to those working in cross-cultural environment, especially those of a missionary nature. View more info

Place Matters gendered geography in Victorian women's travel books about Southeast Asia

By: Morgan, Susan

Price: $25.00

Publisher: USA, Rutgers Uni Press: 1996

Seller ID: 009463

Condition: Very Good

Susan Morgan's study of materials and regions previously neglected in contemporary postcolonial studies begins with the transforming premise that "place matters." Concepts derived from writings about one area of the world cannot simply be transposed to another area, in some sort of global theoretical move. Moreover, place in the discourse of Victorian imperialism is a matter of gendered as well as geographic terms. Morgan makes extensive use of theorists whose ... View more info

THE SUBVERSIVE FAMILY An Alternative History of Love and Marriage

By: Mount Ferdinand

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007994

ISBN: 02240199

Condition: Very Good

"The Subversive Family jolts the reader into a fascinating reassessment of our most familiar and ancient instituition. Mr Mount presents his subject with a skill and an intelligence that make his arguments always accessible and absorbing." View more info

Beat the Blues

By: Newell, Malcolm

Price: $15.00

Publisher: USA, Stirling Books: 1996

Seller ID: 009666

Condition: Excellent

This guide to coping with depression discusses the nature of depression and the causes of mood swings. Provides advice on managing various factors that can contribute to depression and gives information about anti-depressants and other therapies used to treat depression. 171 pp includes an index. View more info

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BOY TALK How You Can Help Your Son Express His Emotions

By: Polce-Lynch Mary

Price: $30.00

Publisher: U.S.A., New Harbinger Publications: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007817

ISBN: 157224271x

Condition: As New

Boy Talk is a must read for anyone involved in the complex world of today's boys and young men. It provides concrete, easy-to-follow instructions for raising emotionally competent boys within a culture that conspires to turn them into unfeeling machines. An excellent guide for parents and other adults who want to help boys learn how to navigate an interpersonally difficult world. View more info

Women on Sex

By: Quilliam, Susan

Price: $15.00

Publisher: UK, BCA: 1994

Seller ID: 011498

Condition: Very Good

256pp & 800g for posting. Susan Quilliam's areas of expertise include: love, sex, personal psychology, medico-sexual psychology and body language. She came most recently to the fore, both in the US and in the UK, for her reinvention of the classic sex manual The Joy of Sex. Tells the reader what the modern woman thinks about sex, and provides the answers to the questions they want most to ask: do you tell your partners honestly what they're like in bed; do you enjoy mas... View more info

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The Hitler Emigres: The Cultural Impact on Britain of Refugees from Nazism

By: Snowman, Daniel

Price: $45.00

Publisher: UK, Chatto & Windus: 2002

Seller ID: 010811

Condition: Excellent

The Hitler Emigres (466 crisp pp, 800g for post) investigates how Nazism changed Britain's social structure. Emigrés from Nazi Europe still inhabit London's Swiss Cottage; in this refugee heartland, they are known as the beret and borscht brigade. As well as an informative and painstaking history, The Hitler Emigrés shows British history is no longer an island saga of warring Saxon tribes and Romans. This modern nation was formed, in part, by a persecuted minority from... View more info

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Even the Daylight Appeared Dark “A Journey through Life, the Military, Depression and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder”

By: Wadsworth, Matthew

Price: $39.00

Publisher: USA, AuthorHouse: 2011

Seller ID: 009659

Condition: Excellent/Very Good

author info > Following a suicide attempt Matthew had to find answers to what made him get to the point of utter despair, he found some of them, and it gave him enough strength to continue, until his next tour of duty, Helmand, Afghanistan. On returning home his dreams were a constant reminder of his time away, his dreams were soon to spill over into daytime and everyday things started to remind him of events in Afghanistan. review > The book takes you on a painful journ... View more info