Sociology

Faber Book of Smoking

Walton,James

Format: Paperback

AUD $29.95

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Affluenza

Clive Hamilton and Richard Denniss

Format: Paperback

AUD $24.95

The Western world is in the grip of a consumerism that is unique in human history. We overwork, we spend huge amounts on things we never use, then we chuck them out. The author of the bestselling Growth Fetish pries into our wardrobes, kitchens and backyards, and shows us what choice really means.

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Saltwater People

Nonie Sharp

Format: Paperback

AUD $35.00

A fascinating insight into the culture of the saltwater peoples of northern Australian coasts, their profound knowledge of and attachment to their sea country, how this endured despite dislocation and repression, and how this has shaped their values and relations with territory - with telling contrasts to our own western institutions and their origins.

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The Men and the Boys

R.W. Connell

Format: Paperback

AUD $37.99

Australia's leading men's issues expert looks at experiences of masculinity at different ages, in different social groups and in the context of globalisation.

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This Remarkable Gift

Maurice Shinnick

Format: Paperback

AUD $21.99

A parish priest shows how it is possible to be gay and Catholic if we understand homosexuality as a gift from God.

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Bad Girls

Catharine Lumby

Format: Paperback

AUD $29.99

Bad Girls is a bold, provocative, no holds barred examination of the place of censorship, pornography and the media, from one of Australia's rising stars.

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Australian Attitudes

Edited by Jonathan Kelley and Clive Bean

Format: Paperback

AUD $24.99

Australian Attitudes presents a set of analyses from the National Social Science Survey which explore a wide range of interesting questions about the attitudes, values and behaviour of the Australian public.

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