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Land of Fortune : A Study of the New Australia

By: Aitken, Jonathan

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Secker & Warburg: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16120111

ISBN: 043601002X

Condition: Very Good


267 pages. Boards have no wear, rubbing or soiling. Dust jacket has moderate rubbing. Edges of dust jacket have light bumping and superficial wear. Dust jacket is unclipped. Edges of pages are mildly foxed. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Sociology & Culture; ISBN: 043601002X. ISBN/EAN: 9780436010026. Inventory No: 16120111. Hardcover View more info

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Rehearsals for Change : Politics and Culture in Australia

By: Altman, Dennis

Price: $21.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Fontana: 1980

Seller ID: 12030550

ISBN: 0006357164

Condition: Very Good


215 pages. Minor edgewear to covers. Lightly tanned pages. This book appears to be unread. In Australia, the most significant single concept of political change has been the social-democratic one of working through the Labor Party. Gough Witlam's period as Prime Minister marked both the triumph and collapse of this faith. In "Rehearsals for Change", Dennis Altman first examines the nature of the Australian "conservatism". He then rejects both the traditional social-democratic and Marxist analyses and argues for a new radicalism based on grass roots participation and the new soc... View more info

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Koorie Health In Koorie Hands

By: Anderson, Ian

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Health Department Victoria: 1988

Seller ID: 12072411

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Good


149 pages. Light soiling to edges. Edgewear and creasing to covers. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Sociology & Culture; Inventory No: 12072411. Paperback View more info

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Test-Tube Women : What Future for Motherhood

By: Arditti, Rita

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Pandora Press: 1984

Seller ID: 12050166

ISBN: 0863580300

Condition: Fair


482 pages. Edgewear and creasing to covers. Tanned pages with heavy foxing on end pages. Page edges foxed and browned. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Sociology & Culture; Family & Relationships. ISBN: 0863580300. ISBN/EAN: 9780863580307. Inventory No: 12050166. Paperback View more info

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Unemployment Under Capitalism : The Sociology of British and American Labour Markets

By: Ashton, D N

Price: $11.50

Publisher: UK, Wheatsheaf Harvester: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 08030275

ISBN: 0745000304

Condition: Good


225 pages. Bumping to corners and top edge of cover, previous owner's name on half-title page, pages and text are unmarked and very good This book attacks the notion that unemployment is natural or inevitable and argues that unemployment is a predictable consequence of economic, social and political decisions. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Sociology & Culture; ISBN: 0745000304. ISBN/EAN: 9780745000305. Inventory No: 08030275. Paperback View more info

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Feminism & Socialism : Putting the Pieces Together

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Chippendale, N.S.W., New Course: 1992

Seller ID: 10090111

ISBN: 0909196621

Condition: Good


Size: 21 cm. Moderate water damage to covers and text. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Sociology & Culture; ISBN: 0909196621. ISBN/EAN: 9780909196622. Inventory No: 10090111. Paperback View more info

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Country Australia : The Land and Its People

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Sydney, NSW, Australia, Reader's Digest: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 09050529

ISBN: 0864380526

Condition: Good


Spine has tears at top and bottom, excellent condition internally. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Sociology & Culture; Australiana; ISBN: 0864380526. ISBN/EAN: 9780864380524. Inventory No: 09050529. Hardcover View more info

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Indigenous Australia Today : An Overview By The Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Commission

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $33.00

Publisher: Canberra, ATSIC: 1995

Seller ID: 12092937

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Good (ex-library)


512 pages. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Clear, self-adhesive laminate to covers/boards. Ex-library with usual marks, stamps, stickers.. A very good reading copy. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Sociology & Culture; Inventory No: 12092937. Paperback View more info

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Health Care Issues - Studies In Society Series

By: Bates, Erica & Linder-Pelz, Susie

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Sydney, Allen & Unwin: 1988

Seller ID: 12072319

ISBN: 0046140077

Condition: Good


220 pages. Tanned pages. Previous owner's name in ink. Page edges slightly foxed. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Sociology & Culture; ISBN: 0046140077. ISBN/EAN: 9780046140076. Inventory No: 12072319. Paperback View more info

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Dopeland : Taking the High Road Through Australia's Marijuana Culture

By: Birmingham, John

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Australia, Random House: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16080526

ISBN: 1740510305

Condition: Good


258 pages. Covers have light creasing. Corners of covers are moderately bumped. Spine is uncreased. Edges of pages are lightly browned. Pages are lightly tanned. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Sociology & Culture; ISBN: 1740510305. ISBN/EAN: 9781740510301. Inventory No: 16080526. Paperback View more info

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The Book Of Chinese Beliefs : A Journey Into The Chinese Inner World

By: Bloomfield, Frena

Price: $9.00

Publisher: USA, Ballantine Books: 1983

Seller ID: 12092882

ISBN: 0345363590

Condition: Good


229 pages. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Tanned pages. Minor edgewear to covers. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Sociology & Culture; ISBN: 0345363590. ISBN/EAN: 9780345363596. Inventory No: 12092882. Paperback View more info

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This Atomic Age - and You!

By: Bowker, John Earl

Price: $93.00

Publisher: Melbourne, E & E Publishing: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19060217

Condition: Good


253 pages. Edges of boards have superficial edgewear and corners are moderately bumped. No dust jacket with this book. Pages are reasonably tanned. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Sociology & Culture; Inventory No: 19060217. Hardcover View more info

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The Decorated Body

By: Brain, Robert

Price: $33.00

Publisher: USA, Harper & Row: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15040127

ISBN: 0060104589

Condition: Fine


192 pages. Boards have no wear, rubbing or soiling. Edges of dust jacket have light bumping. Dust jacket is unclipped. Dust jacket is protected in clear, plastic sleeve. Pages are clean and unmarked and in excellent condition. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Sociology & Culture; ISBN: 0060104589. ISBN/EAN: 9780060104580. Inventory No: 15040127. Hardcover View more info

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This Britain: Tradition and Achievement

By: Branch, Newton

Price: $13.00

Publisher: London, Macdonald: 1951

Seller ID: 19060188

Condition: Good


152 pages. Boards have no wear, rubbing or soiling. Spine has minor lean and mild fading. Dust jacket is in excellent condtion. Edges of pages are slightly foxed. Pages are reasonably tanned. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Sociology & Culture; Inventory No: 19060188. Hardcover View more info

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Contemporary Australian Women 1996/97

By: Brasch, Nicolas

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Australia, Reed Reference Australia: 1996

Seller ID: 12102198

ISBN: 1875589929

Condition: Good (ex-library)


306 pages. Dust jacket is fixed to boards with clear, self-adhesive laminate. Ex-library with usual marks, stamps, stickers.. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Sociology & Culture; ISBN: 1875589929. ISBN/EAN: 9781875589920. Inventory No: 12102198. Paperback View more info

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Tampering With Asylum : A Universal Humanitarian Problem

By: Brennan, Fran

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Queensland, Australia, Univ of Queensland Pr: 2003

Seller ID: 09060164

ISBN: 0702234168

Condition: Near Fine


234 pages. This book is an unread copy. Covers have no creasing or wear. Spine is uncreased. Pages are lightly tanned. By denying the Tampa and its cargo of asylum seekers permission to dock at the nearest landfall of Christmas Island, Australia signalled that it was dramatically closing its national borders. Trading on fear, and using mandatory detention in the Pacific, John Howard and Philip Ruddock effectively excluded asylum seekers from the Australian courts.Frank Brennan argues that the Australian government's response was a massive overreaction, possible only because Australia is a remo... View more info

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Advances in Social Welfare Educations 1991

By: Brown, Thea & Goddard, Christopher & Liddell, Max & Ryan, Martin

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Australia, Australian Association for Social Work and Welfare Education: 1991

Seller ID: 09120059

ISBN: 0646086588

Condition: Very Good


Quantity Available: 1. Category: Sociology & Culture; ISBN: 0646086588. ISBN/EAN: 9780646086583. Inventory No: 09120059. Paperback View more info

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Labor's Role in Modern Society

By: Calwell, A. A.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Australia, Lansdowne: 1965

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 14010432

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Good


192 pages. Edges of boards have superficial wear. Dust jacket has superficial rubbing. Edges of dust jacket have superficial wear and moderate chipping. Dust jacket is unclipped. Pages are reasonably tanned. Edges of pages are considerably browned. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Politics & Government; Sociology & Culture. Inventory No: 14010432. Hardcover View more info

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The Girls in the Gang

By: Campbell, Anne

Price: $28.00

Publisher: New York, Basil Blackwell: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11100520

ISBN: 0631133747

Condition: Fine


277 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Sociology & Culture; Groups, Clubs & Associations. ISBN: 0631133747. ISBN/EAN: 9780631133742. Inventory No: 11100520. Hardcover View more info

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Thinning the Herd : Tales of the Weirdly Departed

By: Ceilan, Cynthia

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Australia, Pan Australia: 2007

Seller ID: 10080459

ISBN: 0330423851

Condition: As New


352 pages. Multiple copies of this title available. This book is an unread copy. Covers have no creasing or wear. Spine is uncreased. Pages are clean and unmarked and in excellent condition. 'Thinning the Herd' is an irreverent compendium of accidental deaths caused by astonishing stupidity, embarrassing irony and/or really bad luck, including: The hospital in India that faced a strange epidemic when patients kept dying on Fridays - and then discovered the weekly housekeeper was disconnecting life support systems in order to plug in her vacuum cleaner Conqueror Attila the Hun, who died of a no... View more info