Sociology

This Remarkable Gift

Maurice Shinnick

AUD $21.99

A parish priest shows how it is possible to be gay and Catholic if we understand homosexuality as a gift from God.

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The Double Life of the Family

Michael Bittman and Jocelyn Pixley

AUD $39.99

Most of us don't live in neat conventional families but the myth of the nuclear family is extremely powerful. Bittman and Pixley analyse the facts and the myths of family life in the 1990s.

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Bad Girls

Catharine Lumby

Format: Paperback

AUD $29.99

Bad Girls is a bold, provocative, no holds barred examination of the place of censorship, pornography and the media, from one of Australia's rising stars.

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Transitions

Edited by Barbara Caine and Rosemary Pringle

AUD $27.99

Transitions provides an overview of new approaches to feminist analysis in Australia.

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Making It National

Graeme Turner

AUD $32.99

Making it National shows how popular images of national identity are used to serve specific rather than national interests.

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Feminism As Radical Humanism

Pauline Johnson

AUD $39.99

A re-examination of the relationship between feminism and humanism, suggesting that emphasising humanist ideals might be the solution to feminism' s current problems.

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Rethinking the School

Ian Hunter

AUD $27.99

Rethinking the School is one of the first major applications of Foucault's genealogical method to the school system, and will be widely debated by educationalists, policy-makers and those interested in the interaction of government and subjectivity.

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Out West

Diane Powell

AUD $27.99

Out West is the story of Sydney's much maligned western suburbs: how the city spread across the plains to the Blue Mountains, and why the 'westie' stigma haunts the people of the region.

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The Unobtrusive Researcher

Allan Kellehear

AUD $32.99

A practical guide to a range of methods that can supplement and, at times, even replace conventional social research.

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Social Theory

Peter Beilharz

AUD $39.99

This book introduces some of the leading social theorists in short, lively entries by leading Australian scholars.

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