Sociology

Introducing Feminism

Cathia Jenainati and Judy Groves

Format: Paperback

AUD $12.99

A graphic guide to the key ideas of feminism, from the seventeenth century to the present day, and the remarkable individuals who fought against the oppression of women.

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The End of Charity

Nic Frances with Maryrose Cuskelly

Format: Paperback

AUD $26.99

The winner of the 2006 Iremonger Award is a challenging, thought provoking and inspiring exploration of how we should rethink the idea of charity, arguing that to truly address the problems of poverty, inequality and environmental sustainability we need to become social entrepreneurs, establishing social businesses with real values at their centre.

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Australian Heartlands

Brendan Gleeson

AUD $32.99

The inaugural winner of The Iremonger Award for Writing on Public Issues, this is a provocative exploration of urbanised Australia and a passionate plea for the suburbs to be given their rightful place in Australia's public consciousness.

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The World According to Y

Rebecca Huntley

Format: Paperback

AUD $24.99

What do women - and men - really want? A sassy young academic explores the very different worlds of today's Generation Y'.

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Bait and Switch

Barbara Ehrenreich

Format: Paperback

AUD $24.99

The author of the international bestseller Nickel and Dimed delivers a stark warning about the future that faces corporate employees everywhere.

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Why do women write more letters than they post?

Darian Leader

Format: Paperback

AUD $24.99

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Writing on Drugs

Sadie Plant

Format: Paperback

AUD $24.95

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Maps and Dreams

Hugh Brody

Format: Paperback

AUD $29.95

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Faber Book of Smoking

Walton,James

Format: Paperback

AUD $29.95

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Affluenza

Clive Hamilton and Richard Denniss

Format: Paperback

AUD $24.95

The Western world is in the grip of a consumerism that is unique in human history. We overwork, we spend huge amounts on things we never use, then we chuck them out. The author of the bestselling Growth Fetish pries into our wardrobes, kitchens and backyards, and shows us what choice really means.

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