Sociology

Masculinities

R.W. Connell

AUD $45.00

A new edition of this landmark publication in studies of men and masculinity from one of Australia's leading social scientists.;

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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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Saltwater People

Nonie Sharp

Format: Paperback

AUD $35.00

A fascinating insight into the culture of the saltwater peoples of northern Australian coasts, their profound knowledge of and attachment to their sea country, how this endured despite dislocation and repression, and how this has shaped their values and relations with territory - with telling contrasts to our own western institutions and their origins.

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Qualitative Research in Practice

Yvonne Darlington and Dorothy Scott

AUD $39.99

Research in the field is often very different from what is described in research theory. Stage by stage Darlington and Scott outline the processes of qualitative research, drawing on the experiences of leading international researchers in the human services.

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Qualitative Analysis

Douglas Ezzy

AUD $45.00

A detailed introduction to the practice of data analysis in social research that is both user-friendly and theoretically grounded.

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Understanding Bourdieu

Jen Webb Tony Schirato Geoff Danaher

AUD $35.00

An accessible introduction to the work of the leading French social and cultural theorist Pierre Bourdieu.

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Families, Labour and Love

Maureen Baker

Format: Paperback

AUD $45.00

A sociological analysis of family life in three 'settler' societies: Australia, New Zealand and Canada.

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Creating Unequal Futures?

Edited by Ruth Fincher and Peter Saunders

AUD $39.99

A new way of thinking about the nature of, and solutions to, contemporary poverty, disadvantage and inequality in Australia

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The Men and the Boys

R.W. Connell

AUD $37.99

Australia's leading men's issues expert looks at experiences of masculinity at different ages, in different social groups and in the context of globalisation.

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Women in Asia

Edited by Louise Edwards Mina Roces

AUD $39.99

A comprehensive coverage of all the major Asian countries by experts in the field.

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