Books

Remember Me When I am Gone Away

Christina G. Rossetti

Format: Hard Cover

AUD $12.99

Christina Rossetti''s poem about death aims to offer comfort to those coping with bereavement.

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Australian Television

Edited by John Tulloch and Graeme Turner

Format: Paperback

AUD $32.99

Australian Television is a comprehensive study of television in Australia, covering the cultural and institutional history of Australian television and examining of a wide range of television programming.

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The Making of the Aborigines

Bain Attwood

Format: Paperback

AUD $27.99

In this startling and original study, Bain Attwood reveals how relationships between indigenous Australians and European colonisers determined the hearts and minds of the indigenous peoples, making them anew as Aboriginals. A story of cultural change and continuity both poignant and disturbing in its telling, this important book is sure to provoke controversy about what it means to be Aboriginal.

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Women, Rites and Sites

Edited by Peggy Brock

Format: Paperback

AUD $32.99

Women, Rites & Sites is a collection of essays which explore the active role of women in Aboriginal cultural and religious life. It should be read by all people interested in Aboriginal-white relations, in Aboriginal culture and women's studies.

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Medical Dominance

Evan Willis

Format: Paperback

AUD $35.00

Revised edition of the award-winning account of the medical profession's successful domination of a wide range of health care services.

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A Question of Commitment

Susan McKernan

Format: Paperback

AUD $35.00

A Question of Commitment examines the attitudes of writers as diverse as James McAuley, Frank Hardy, Judith Wright, Patrick White and A. D. Hope as they responded to changes in postwar Australian society. Susan McKernan's lively exploration contextualises and explains the creative choices these writers made, and introduces wider intellectual and cultural issues which remain relevant today.

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Growth of the Soil

Knut Hamsun, translated by W. Worster

Format: Paperback

AUD $22.99

A grand, sweeping saga of sacrifice and struggle by a Nobel Laureate, this tale recaptures the world of Norwegian homesteaders at the turn of the 20th century.

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Sexual Subversions

Elizabeth Grosz

Format: Paperback

AUD $39.99

An introduction to the work of three important French feminist theorists.

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Australian Attitudes

Edited by Jonathan Kelley and Clive Bean

Format: Paperback

AUD $24.99

Australian Attitudes presents a set of analyses from the National Social Science Survey which explore a wide range of interesting questions about the attitudes, values and behaviour of the Australian public.

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The Governesses

Patricia Clarke

Format: Paperback

AUD $24.99

A rich insight into daily life in the Australian colonies in the mid-nineteenth century, as seen through the eyes of governesses who travelled from England to take up posts with local families.

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