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IMAGE ETHICS: The Moral Rights of Subjects in Photographs, Film, and Television

By: (Edited by) Larry Gross, John Stuart Katz and Jay Ruby

Price: $25.50

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1988

Edition: 1st Thus, 1st Impression

Seller ID: 005209


xx, + 382pp. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Printed wrapper lightly bumped and edgeworn only. With several case study dilemmas, this work looks at the rights of photographed subjects, the obligations and accountability of the person behind the camera and the ethics involved. Moving forward, twenty years from publication, we now have camera phones making personal intrusion easier than ever before... Contents include: 13 chapters, Biblio., more. Book weig... View more info

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LIVING IS THE BEST OPTION: Young Women's Project Evaluation Of Youth Suicide Prevention Initiative. Final Report

By: (Staff Writers/Contributors)

Price: $15.98

Publisher: Canberra, ACT, Australia, Snap Printing, for Young Women's Project: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006043


xii, + 89pp., plus 27. Tables throughout. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Printed card wrapper nominally bumped. A final report, compiled by members of the Reference Group and Management Committee, the subject of which affects us all. Contents include: Prelims., Summary, Intro., History and Service Description, Links between Homelessness and Suicide, Case Management Framework, Service User Pathways, ditto Profile, ditto Evaluation Data, Conclusions/Recom... View more info

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FIDEL CASTRO : Meeting on the Status of Latin-American and Caribbean Women (Speech)

By: (Translation: Cuban Center for Translation and Interpretation)

Price: $12.22

Publisher: La Habana, Cuba, Editora Politica: 1985

Seller ID: 007206


46pp. Booklet clean. Staples firm, no rust. Leaves clean. Printed selfcover mildly scuffed. English language edition. Translation, revision and proofreading by the Cuban Center for Translation and Interpretation (ESTI). This volume contains "a speech given by Commander In Chief Fidel Castro Ruz, First Secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Cuba, and President of the Council of Ministers, at the closing session of the meeting on the status of Lat... View more info

WOMEN IN INDIA AND NEPAL

By: Allen, Michael and Mukherjee, S.N. [Editors]

Price: $12.78

Publisher: Canberra and Melbourne, Australia, A.N.U.: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000392


xiii, 297pp., leaves clean, book square and tight. Card wrapper has small corner bumps, minor scuffing. A volume [8] of Australian National University Monographs on South Asia Series. Contents include: Hindu View of Women; Blood, Fire and Mediation; Human Sacrifice and Widow Burning in Nineteenth Century India; Caste and Female Pollution; Nepal; Anthropological Field Studies; Chetri Women in Domestic Groups and Rituals; Girls Pre-Puberty Rites amongst the Newars of Kathm... View more info

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CHANNELS OF DISCOURSE, REASSEMBLED : Television And Contemporary Criticism

By: Allen, Robert C. (Edited by)

Price: $17.03

Publisher: London, England, Routledge: 2003

Edition: Second Edition, Reprint

Seller ID: 007998


420pp., b/white photographic illustrations intext. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean, small, soft indentation to lower margin of last few pages. Illustrated card wrapper has small indentation to rear panel, otherwise negligible scuffing. " . . . the most comprehensive consideration of commercial television, drawing on insights provided by contemporary criticism: semiotics, narrative theory, reception theory, genre theory, ideological analysis, psychoanalys... View more info

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TO BE CONTINUED . . . Soap Operas Around the World

By: Allen, Robert C. (Edited by)

Price: $16.39

Publisher: London, Routledge: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008809


ix, + 398pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper negligibly edgeworn, and sunned on spine and front panel. " . . . explores the world's most popular form of television drama, the soap opera. From Denver to Delhi, Moscow to Manchester, audiences eagerly await the next episode of 'As the World Turns', 'The Rich Also Weep', or 'EastEnders". But the popularity of soap operas in Britain and the USA pales in comparison to the role the... View more info

POSTMODERN CONDITIONS

By: Andrew Milner, et al (Edited by)

Price: $36.43

Publisher: Oxford, United Kingdom (and elsewhere), Berg Publishers: 1990

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 009450


xv, + 208pp. Book clean and square. Vivid silver title over trivially bumped spine. Plain buff boards and text-block pristine. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket nominally bumped as spine, else near fine. This collection of essays, edited by Andrew Milner, Philip Thomson and Chris Worth, were originally presented as a series of research seminars organised in 1986-87 by the Centre for General and Comparative Literature at Monash University, Melbourne, Austral... View more info

THE IDEOLOGY OF WORK

By: Anthony, P.D.

Price: $33.70

Publisher: London, Travistock Publications: 1978

Edition: First Thus: First Published 1977 [HB]

Seller ID: 000610


340pp., book clean, square and tight. Leaves clean and unmarked. Illustrated card wrapper has a negligible corner bump, else appears near new. "Work has been established as a prime concern in Western Europe from the seventeenth century onwards.This book examines the way in which attitudes to work have intensified in order to keep pace with the process of industrialization." Contents, sub-chaptered include: Foundations of an ideology, The radical reaction, The in... View more info

AN INTRODUCTION TO SOCIAL SCIENCE

By: Apsler, Alfred

Price: $13.62

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1975

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 001457


xvi + 463pp. B/white, intext illustrations throughout; halftone and line drawings. Book clean, square, publisher's logo-like stamp on foot of text block else leaves clean. No d/jacket. Papered boards have several small abrasions on front cover and sunning on backstrip. Informative, contents in 'Parts', chaptered and sectioned, include: 1/ People all around you. 2/ Love, security, belonging. 3/ The world of work. 4/ Your community. 5/ The world we live in. 6/ Summing up. ... View more info

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ON ORGANIZATIONAL LEARNING (Second Edition)

By: Argyris, Chris

Price: $31.02

Publisher: Oxford, Great Britain, Blackwell Publishing: 2002

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 008109


xv, + 464pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm, soft reading crease there-on. Leaves clean. Card wrapper negligibly edgeworn only. " . . . essential for anyone who needs to understand how organizations work, evolve and learn. In this new edition, Argyris discusses vital topics of current management research, such as tacit knowledge and management, so reflecting the evolving field of organizational learning . . . The book addresses the key issues of: organizational lea... View more info

WORLD'S IN COLLISION: Terror and the Future of Global Order

By: Booth, Ken and Dunne, Tim [Edited by]

Price: $15.48

Publisher: Basingstoke, Hampshire, U.K., Palgrave MacMillan: 2002

Edition: 1st Thus

Seller ID: 004257


vii, + 376pp. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Corner-clipped half-title page. Printed card wrapper mildly edgeworn. Written in the aftermath of September 11, 2001, this volume is the combined talents of a most impressive list of contributors: academics and public intellectuals from a variety of countries, and all expert on answering questions relating to terror, force, law, ethics, and global order...Numerous contents, in chaptered 'parts', include: Pre... View more info

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JUVENILE DELINQUENCY IN AUSTRALIA

By: Borowski, Allan and Murray, James M. (Edited by)

Price: $18.22

Publisher: North Ryde, N.S.W., Australia, Methuen Australia: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011614


438pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm, mildly sunned, title clearly legible. Previous owner's details to half-title page, several faint foxing spots, else leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper (covered, by previous owner, in permanent plastic film) very good. From the rear panel: " . . . the first comprehensive attempt to address varied questions from a national perspective. Among the twenty-five original contributions comprising this volume are chapters on the caus... View more info

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CINEMA AND CULTURAL MODERNITY

By: Branston, Gill

Price: $25.05

Publisher: Buckingham, U.K., Open University Press: 2000

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 008108


viii, + 207pp., b/white photographic illustrations intext. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper minimally edgeworn. " . . . carves a path through the complex histories and issues of film and cinema studies and vividly explores these in their social and political contexts . . . " Contents include: Intro., 7 chapters, Glossary, Bibliography, Index. Book weight approx. 400g. View more info

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THE POLICE, PUBLIC ORDER AND THE STATE : Policing in Great Britain, Northern Ireland, the Irish Republic, the USA, Israel, South Africa, and China

By: Brewer, John D.

Price: $18.22

Publisher: Hampshire and London, Macmillan Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009338


xi, + 245pp., intext tables throughout. Book clean and square. Bright gilt title over lightly bumped spine. Plain blue boards very good. Sticker ghost on rear pastedown, foxing flecks on foredge, else textblock unmarked. Printed, loose-plastic protected dustjacket lightly bumped and edgeworn only. "Are police forces agents of the State, or of society? How do different police forces maintain order? This study identifies trends in public-order policing across a broad s... View more info

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WHO WANTS TO LIVE?

By: Burge, Neil

Price: $18.80

Publisher: Melbourne, VIC, Australia, The Campion Press: 1969

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 012844


80pp., two unpaginated, b/white halftone plate sections containing some very confronting vehicle accident scenes. Intext sketch-illustrations by Ken Maynard. Book clean and square. Graphically-illustrated, montage-style card wrapper slightly edgeworn and bumped, else very good. Textblock unmarked. The aim of the author of this book is to clearly remind us of our obligations as drivers to fully understand and at all times obey road rules. " . . . the majority of accid... View more info

GIRLS, DELINQUENCY AND JUVENILE JUSTICE

By: Chesney-Lind, Meda and Sheldon, Randall G.

Price: $10.02

Publisher: Pacific Grove, California, Brooks/Cole Publishing: 1992

Edition: 2nd Impression

Seller ID: 005087


xix, + 249pp. Book clean and square. Spine firm. A former owner's name on half-title page, otherwise leaves clean. Printed card wrapper has clear, permanent adhesive film affixed neatly. A study of juvenile females in the United States justice system. Contents include: Intro., 11 chapters, Biblio., Name Index, Subject Index. Book weight approx. 460g. View more info

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CULTURAL PLURALISM AND COMMON CURRICULUM

By: Crittenden, Brian

Price: $45.54

Publisher: Carlton, Vic, Australia, Melbourne University Press: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011266


103pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Printed card wrapper surface rubbed on spine. A stand-alone No.18 in 'The Second Century in Australian Education' series (General Editor: R.J.W. Selleck). From the rear cover: " . . . Professor Crittenden debates whether some form of common curriculum, far from offending the values of pluralism, may be justified by them and required for their defence. He examines the conditions that pluralism as an ideal of socia... View more info

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THIS STRUGGLE

By: Culley, Edgar W., et al

Price: $13.16

Publisher: Melbourne, VIC, Australia, The Ruskin Press: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006199


96pp., Henry George sepia-portrait frontispiece. Book square. Leaves clean. Printed, yapped-style wrapper trivially bumped and torn on vulnerable, exposed edges. Published to coincide with the centenary of the birth of Christian social commentator Henry George (1839-1897). Intro. to the addresses by E.W.Culley, contributors include: Rev. E.H.Shaw, Hon. H.F.Hardacre, E.J. Craigie. M.P., H.G. Brett, and others. Book weight approx. 180g. Postage charge will be reduced as t... View more info

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IN THE VERNACULAR : A Generation of Australian Culture and Controversy

By: Cunningham, Stuart

Price: $15.04

Publisher: St Lucia, Queensland, Australia, University of Queensland Press: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009757


xxxix, + 294pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper has soft corner crease to rear panel. " . . . brings together important works, written over a twenty-year period, from one of Australia's leading scholars of media, culture and policy . . . It argues that industrial and social trends in media, communications and culture are outstripping the academic frameworks that were erected to deal with them, and provides a way forward that con... View more info

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TERRORISM : Inside a World Phenomenon

By: Davies, Barry

Price: $23.50

Publisher: London, Virgin Books: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011506


viii, + 280pp, two unpaginated plate sections of colour and b/white halftone illustrations. Book clean and square. Vivid silver title over nominally bumped spine. Black boards undamaged. Textblock unmarked. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket lightly edgworn only. Written by an 18 year British SAS veteran, Barry Davies, this title is the first complete guide to a phenomenon that affects us all . . . Contents include: Prelims., Introduction, History, Organisat... View more info