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Community Work

By: Twelvetrees, Alan

Price: $26.00

Publisher: London, MacMillan: 1991

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 10090155

ISBN: 0333495063

Condition: Very Good


Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Previous owner's signature in ink. Social work is at an important stage in its development. All professions must be responsive to changing social and economic conditions if they are to meet the needs of those they serve. This series focuses on sound practice and the specific contribution which social workers can make to the well-being of our society. The British Association of Social Workers has always been conscious of its role in setting guidelines for p... View more info

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Youth in Revolt

By: Valentine

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Ward Lock: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13090217

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Good


308 pages. Front end page has been removed. Covers have slight soiling. Corners of boards are moderately bumped. No dust jacket with this book. Pages are reasonably tanned and mildly foxed. Previous owner's name in ink. Edges of pages are reasonably browned. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Sociology & Culture; Inventory No: 13090217. Hardcover View more info

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Australia 2025

By: various

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Australia, Electrolux: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10040150

ISBN: 0959850503

Condition: Very Good


Quantity Available: 1. Category: Sociology & Culture; Australiana; ISBN: 0959850503. ISBN/EAN: 9780959850505. Inventory No: 10040150. Paperback View more info

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The Selfish Altruist : Relief Work In Famine And War

By: Vaux, Tony

Price: $46.00

Publisher: UK, Earthscan Publications: 2001

Seller ID: 11116058

ISBN: 1853837768

Condition: Good (ex-library)


230 pages. Dustjacket protected in clear, plastic sleave. Ex-library with usual marks, stamps, stickers.. Famine and war evoke strong emotional reactions of pity and concern in the onlooker. For most of us there is a limited amount that we are prepared or able to do, but relief workers have to convert such natural emotional responses into practical action while addressing the stark dilemmas that go hand-in-hand with humanitarian intervention. So why do they get involved? Are aid workers motivated purely by altruistic concern, or is it a more complex mixture involving the power they experience ... View more info

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The Physiology Of Sex And It's Social Implications

By: Walker, Kenneth

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Penguin: 1957

Seller ID: 20010162

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Good


192 pages. Covers have light creasing. Edges of covers have superficial edgewear and corners are lightly bumped. Spine has slight fading. Edges of pages are lightly browned. Pages are lightly tanned. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Sociology & Culture; Inventory No: 20010162. Paperback View more info

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My Kind of Country : The Making of the Australian Character

By: Wannan, Bill

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Australia, Currey O'Neil: 1984

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 13020436

ISBN: 0859021122

Condition: Very Good


199 pages. Lightly tanned pages. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Sociology & Culture; Australiana; ISBN: 0859021122. ISBN/EAN: 9780859021128. Inventory No: 13020436. Hardcover View more info

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With Malice Aforethought : Australian Insults, Invective, Ridicule and Abuse

By: Wannan, Bill

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Australia, Lansdowne: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13120328

ISBN: 0701802472

Condition: Very Good


128 pages. Water stain along top edge of dust jacket and spine is moderately faded. Page edges foxed. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Language & Linguistics; Australiana; Sociology & Culture. ISBN: 0701802472. ISBN/EAN: 9780701802479. Inventory No: 13120328. Hardcover View more info

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Dumbing Down : Essays On The Strip-mining Of American Culture

By: Washburn, Katharine & Thornton, John Edited

Price: $13.00

Publisher: 1997, Norton: 1997

Seller ID: 11116071

ISBN: 0393317234

Condition: Near Fine


329 pages. With vigor, wit, learning, common sense, and urgency, twenty-three essayist-including John Simon, Cynthia Ozick, Phillip Lopate, George F. Kennan, Sven Birkerts, Joseph Epstein, and Brad Leithauser-examine aspects of our pan-cultural "dumbing down" and offer both diagnoses of and possible cures for this wasting disease. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Sociology & Culture; ISBN: 0393317234. ISBN/EAN: 9780393317237. Inventory No: 11116071. Paperback View more info

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Social Inequality in Australian Society

By: Western, John Stuart

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Macmillan: 1987

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 12040269

ISBN: 0333338952

Condition: Good


Size: 22 cm. 385 pages. Minor edgewear and creasing to covers. Tanned pages. Previous owner's name in ink on inside of front cover and title page. Edges browned . Quantity Available: 1. Category: Sociology & Culture; ISBN: 0333338952. ISBN/EAN: 9780333338957. Inventory No: 12040269. Paperback View more info

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Detecting Deception : Identifying Dishonesty In Business, Professional And Social Life

By: White, Esther L

Price: $51.00

Publisher: Australia, Vangard Book: 1998

Seller ID: 12110125

ISBN: 0958724504

Condition: Good (ex-library)


156 pages. Tanned pages. Clear, self-adhesive laminate to covers/boards. Ex-library with usual marks, stamps, stickers.. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Sociology & Culture; Business, Finance & Marketing. ISBN: 0958724504. ISBN/EAN: 9780958724500. Inventory No: 12110125. Paperback View more info

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The Beginnings Of English Society Vol. 2 : The Anglo-Saxon Perod

By: Whitelock, Dorothy

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Penguin: 1956

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 20010160

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Good


256 pages. Covers have slight soiling. Edges of covers have superficial wear. Spine is uncreased. Pages are reasonably tanned. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Sociology & Culture; Inventory No: 20010160. Paperback View more info

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The East is Red : The Chinese: A New Viewpoint

By: Williams, Maslyn

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Sun Books: 1969

Seller ID: 11010155

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Good


267 pages. Tanned pages. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Sociology & Culture; Inventory No: 11010155. Paperback View more info

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The East is Red : The Chinese: A New Viewpoint

By: Williams, Maslyn

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Sun Books: 1969

Seller ID: 11030004

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good


267 pages. Tanned pages. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Sociology & Culture; Inventory No: 11030004. Paperback View more info

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Shaping Futures : Youth Action For Livelihood

By: Wilson, Bruce & Wyn, Johanna

Price: $21.00

Publisher: Sydney, Allen & Unwin: 1987

Seller ID: 12082051

ISBN: 004302002X

Condition: Good


140 pages. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Page edges slightly foxed. Previous owners name on front cover and front end page. Cover protected in clear plastic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Sociology & Culture; ISBN: 004302002X. ISBN/EAN: 9780043020029. Inventory No: 12082051. Paperback View more info

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A Matter Of Give And Take : Small Business Views Of Work & Family

By: Wolcott, Ilene

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Australia, Australian Government Publishing Service: 1993

Seller ID: 13090167

ISBN: 0642188645

Condition: Good (ex-library)


63 pages. Text and spine/cover marked with Library stamps, in all other respects in very good condition throughout. Covers have no creasing or wear. Spine is uncreased. Cover is protected in clear, self-adhesive laminate. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Sociology & Culture; Business, Finance & Marketing. ISBN: 0642188645. ISBN/EAN: 9780642188649. Inventory No: 13090167. Paperback View more info

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The Degradation of Work : Skill, Deskilling and the Labour Process

By: Wood, Stephen

Price: $21.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Hutchinson: 1983

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 16030187

ISBN: 0091454018

Condition: Very Good


238 pages. Cover has yellowed over time. Covers have no creasing or wear. Spine has slight fading. Pages are clean and unmarked and in excellent condition except for previous owner's name in ink. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Sociology & Culture; ISBN: 0091454018. ISBN/EAN: 9780091454012. Inventory No: 16030187. Paperback View more info

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Modern Sociology : Introductory Readings

By: Worsley, Peter

Price: $6.00

Publisher: New York, Penguin: 1980

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 12072608

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Good


675 pages. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Heavy foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Clear, self-adhesive laminate to covers/boards. Previous owner's name in ink. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Sociology & Culture; Inventory No: 12072608. Paperback View more info

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Pagan Spain

By: Wright, Richard

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Bodley Head: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13090196

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Good


This is the first UK edition. 191 pages. Boards have no wear, rubbing or soiling. Spine has minor lean. Dust jacket has considerable foxing. Edges of dust jacket have minor chipping. The dust jacket has been price-clipped. Pages are lightly tanned and mildly foxed. Edges of pages are mildly foxed. A master chronicler of the African-American experience, Richard Wright brilliantly expanded his literary horizons with Pagan Spain, originally published in 1957. The Spain he visited in the mid-twentieth century was not the romantic locale of song and story, but a place of tragic beauty and dangerous... View more info

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Race Relations in Australia : A History

By: Yarwood, A. T. & Knowling, M. J.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Australia, Methuen: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12040268

ISBN: 0454004273

Condition: Very Good


312 pages. Previous owner's name in ink on inside of front cover, half-title page and pages 99 and 219. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Sociology & Culture; Australiana; ISBN: 0454004273. ISBN/EAN: 9780454004274. Inventory No: 12040268. Paperback View more info