Books

Words and Silences

Edited by Peggy Brock

Format: Paperback

AUD $35.00

A fascinating investigation into how Aboriginal women communicate their knowledge to gain a public voice and recognition of their rights to land.

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Social Policy, Public Policy

Meredith Edwards, Cosmo Howard and Robin Miller

Format: Paperback

AUD $39.99

For the first time, a key insider explains how government policies are created and implemented in Australia.

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Conflict, Politics and Crime

Chris Cunneen

Format: Paperback

AUD $39.99

A thought-provoking analysis of how Indigenous people are policed and what effect this has on their communities.

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My Husband, My Killer

Sandra Harvey and Lindsay Simpson

Format: Paperback

AUD $21.99

Now a major television movie, this is the gripping, true-life story of the murder of Megan Kalajzich.

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Getting justice wrong

Nicholas Cowdery QC

Format: Paperback

AUD $22.99

The myths surrounding crime are debunked with passion, wit and commonsense by one of Australia's most senior lawyers.

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Concise History of Australian Wine

John Beeston

Format: Paperback

AUD $29.95

A fully revised and updated edition of the bestselling history of Australian wine, a companion volume to John Beeston's recent widely acclaimed Wine Regions of Australia.

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Descent of Woman

Elaine Morgan

Format: Paperback

AUD $27.99

Argues for equal role of women in human evolution. This text in feminist history starts with the demolition of the Biblical myth that woman was an afterthought to the creation of man. It is a useful work in Women's Studies and Anthropology.

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Managing Public Expenditure in Australia

John Wanna Joanne Kelly John Forster

Format: Paperback

AUD $35.00

A comprehensive examination of the changing budgeting and expenditure management practices of the Commonwealth government in Australia.

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Third Sector

Mark Lyons

Format: Paperback

AUD $35.00

The first comprehensive overview of the not-for-profit organisations that constitute Australia's third sector, and the enormous contribution they make to our society.

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Institutions on the edge?

Edited by Michael Keating, John Wanna and Patrick Weller

Format: Paperback

AUD $39.99

The second book in a series about the future of governance in Australia, it examines how institutions have changed over the last 100 years and how they will cope with modern pressures.

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