Current Affairs & Politics

Dick Smith's Population Crisis

Dick Smith

Format: Paperback

AUD $19.99

Dick Smith takes on the hot topic of our times, arguing that Australian and global population growth carries enormous risks, dangers that none of our political parties is prepared to address.

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Sex, Bombs and Burgers

Peter Nowak

Format: Paperback

AUD $24.99

From the unexpected origins of mobile phones, microwave ovens and plastic packaging to the links between Barbie and US missile systems and why Niue, Polynesia is the phone-sex capital of the world, this is a fascinating examination of how much of modern life can be directly traced to one of three questionable aspects of human activity - war, porn, and the fast food industry.

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Infernal Triangle

Paul McGeough

Format: Paperback

AUD $32.99

Writing on recent events in the Middle East from Australia's best known foreign correspondent - including the devastating Gaza Flotilla incident.

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Dominion

Matthew Scully

AUD $39.99

A life-changing book that is a call to arms for anyone who has anything to do with animals (and that includes eating them).

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Freedom Paradox

Clive Hamilton

Format: Paperback

AUD $27.99

A radical reconsideration of the meaning of freedom and morality in the modern world.

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King Brown Country

Russell Skelton

Format: Paperback

AUD $35.00

WINNER OF THE 2011 WALKLEY BOOK AWARD Award-winning journalist Russell Skelton presents a devastatingly revealing portrait of Papunya, a Western Desert community that once showed such promise, now a community in severe crisis.

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Requiem for a Species

Clive Hamilton

Format: Paperback

AUD $24.99

We know how dire the future looks. We know how little time we have left to act. Yet we continue to ignore the warnings. One of Australia's sharpest thinkers explores the reasons why and offers his vision of our new future.

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A World of Trouble

Patrick Tyler

Format: Paperback

AUD $24.99

A dramatic, revealing and authoritative history of the national strategies and internal stratagems that governed the American state's involvement in the Middle East, from Nixon's Cold War manoeuvring to Bush's Axis of Evil.

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Australia's Immigration Revolution

Andrew Markus, James Jupp and Peter McDonald

Format: Paperback

AUD $29.99

How well is Australia handling immigration at a time of increased international and ethnic tensions? Australia's Immigration Revolution examines the social impact of the huge increase in Australia's immigration program over the past decade.

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Wisdom of Whores

Elizabeth Pisani

Format: Paperback

AUD $22.99

The first readable, entertaining, non-worthy book about AIDS.

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