Academic & Professional Reference Books

Whether you are a University or TAFE teacher, a student or researcher, we provide a range of academic titles and textbooks to assist you in your teaching, learning and research.

Over the years we have had the privilege of publishing many discipline shaping books across the academic spectrum, and we’re committed to continuing in this vein. 

The academic list at Allen & Unwin includes student textbooks and professional reference titles in the following subject areas:

• Anthropology & Archaeology
• Australian Studies
• Cultural & Media Studies
• Defence Studies
• Education
• Health Sciences, Nursing & Nutrition
• History
• Indigenous Studies
• Politics & Public Policy
• Science
• Social Work
• Sociology
• Writing Skills

We also distribute books published by a number of UK publishers, including Faber & Faber, Granta, A&C Black, Bloomsbury Academic, Continuum, Berg, Fairchild, Bristol Classics, Duckworth, Icon, Profile and also Atlantic Books from the US.

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Academic News

 
Congratulations to Thelma Perso and Colleen Hayward whose book Teaching Indigenous Students has been shortlisted in the Tertiary (Wholly Australian) Student Resource category as part of the 2016 Educational Publishing Awards. Teaching Indigenous Students provides teachers with guidance on cultural awareness and classroom strategies to help indigenous students achieve.

Latest Academic Releases

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Writing Feature Stories

Matthew Ricketson and Caroline Graham

The second edition of this widely used writing guide explains how to craft a story from idea to publication. Whether you want to write a great blog post or work for a big masthead, Writing Feature Stories is the essential handbook.



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Occupational Therapy in Australia

Edited by Ted Brown, Helen Bourke-Taylor, Stephen Isbel and Reinie Cordier

A foundational textbook for occupational therapy undergraduates providing a guide to practice issues in the Australian context.



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Archaeologist's Field Handbook

Heather Burke, Michael Morrison and Claire Smith

The complete manual to archaeological field work in Australia, fully revised to incorporate digital techniques and new methods. With step-by-step guidelines, it is an essential companion for consultants, amateur heritage researchers and students.
 

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