Anthropology and Sociology

Picture of Discovering Highwaymen.

Discovering Highwaymen.

Ash, Russell.

Some were fearless cavaliers - carefree, chivalrous, romantic knights in three-cornered ha...

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Picture of Bobos in Paradise: The New Upper Class and How They Got There.

Bobos in Paradise: The New Upper Class and How They Got There.

Brooks, David.

'Bobos' are those highly educated people who have one foot in the bohemian world of creati...

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Picture of Hollywood Italians: Dagos, Palookas, Romeos, Wise Guys, and Sopranos.

Hollywood Italians: Dagos, Palookas, Romeos, Wise Guys, and Sopranos.

Bondanella, Peter.

The focus is 'not upon the flesh-and-blood Italian Americans that one may encounter everyw...

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Picture of The Empire's Old Clothes: What the Lone Ranger, Babar, and Other Innocent Heroes Do to Our Minds.

The Empire's Old Clothes: What the Lone Ranger, Babar, and Other Innocent Heroes Do to Our Minds.

Dorfman, Ariel.

When I was at Uni - one of the standout texts was 'How to Read Donald Duck: Imperialist Id...

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Picture of A Pint of Plain: Tradition, Change, and the Fate of the Irish Pub.

A Pint of Plain: Tradition, Change, and the Fate of the Irish Pub.

Barich, Bill.

When he moved to Dublin he searched for the archetypal traditional pub (eg. like the one i...

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Picture of Nerds: Who They Are and Why We Need More of Them.

Nerds: Who They Are and Why We Need More of Them.

Anderegg, David.

Being called a 'nerd' may not sound so bad. But his research shows that this stereotype is...

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Sperm Bandits.

Adebayo, Dotun.

“Sperm bandits” refers to women who actively choose to have a child without the knowledge ...

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Picture of Insatiable: Competitive Eating and the Big Fat American Dream.

Insatiable: Competitive Eating and the Big Fat American Dream.

Fagone, Jason.

He spent a year interviewing and observing the stars of this fast growing American sport -...

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Picture of No Exit: What Parents Owe Their Children and What Society Owes Parents.

No Exit: What Parents Owe Their Children and What Society Owes Parents.

Alstott, Anne L.

She outlines two proposals intended to improve parents' economic options while examining c...

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Picture of Three Famines: Starvation and Politics.

Three Famines: Starvation and Politics.

Keneally, Thomas.

These were the Irish famine, the Bengal famine of 1943 and the famines in Ethiopia in the ...

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Picture of The Public Value of the Social Sciences: An Interpretive Essay.

The Public Value of the Social Sciences: An Interpretive Essay.

Brewer, John D.

The social sciences are under threat from the global university crisis that imposes the ma...

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Picture of Where the Wild Things are Now: Domestication Reconsidered.

Where the Wild Things are Now: Domestication Reconsidered.

Cassidy, Rebecca and Mullin, Molly (eds.).

From the pet food industry and its critics to salmon farming in Tasmania, the protection o...

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Picture of Legal Highs: Inside Secrets of the World's Newest and Deadliest Drugs.

Legal Highs: Inside Secrets of the World's Newest and Deadliest Drugs.

Clarkson, Wensley.

Takes you on a dark journey into the heart of the lethal new trade in 'Legal Highs', those...

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Picture of The Myth of Mars and Venus.

The Myth of Mars and Venus.

Cameron, Deborah.

Do men and women really speak different languages? This humorous and scholarly study aims ...

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Picture of Explore Everything: Place-Hacking the City.

Explore Everything: Place-Hacking the City.

Garrett, Bradley L.

The author is, among other things, an Urban Explorer, photographing off-limits urban space...

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Picture of How PowerPoint Makes You Stupid: The Faulty Causality, Sloppy Logic, Decontextualized Data, and Seductive Showmanship That Have Taken Over Our Thinking.

How PowerPoint Makes You Stupid: The Faulty Causality, Sloppy Logic, Decontextualized Data, and Seductive Showmanship That Have Taken Over Our Thinking.

Frommer, Franck.

PowerPoint is the computer-assisted presentation program by Microsoft. It is used in offic...

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Picture of Working with Vulnerable Families: A Partnership Approach.

Working with Vulnerable Families: A Partnership Approach.

Arney, Fiona and Scott, Dorothy.

Aimed at students and practitioners in child and family services, child and community heal...

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Picture of Making the Cut: How Cosmetic Surgery is Transforming Our Lives.

Making the Cut: How Cosmetic Surgery is Transforming Our Lives.

Elliott, Anthony.

The demand for cosmetic surgery is soaring. Why is it so? Elliott draws on research in Eur...

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Climate-challenged Society.

Dryzek, John S. et al.

Provides a thought-provoking look at the severe and broad-ranging challenges climate chang...

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Picture of Families Behind Bars: Stories of Injustice, Endurance and Hope.

Families Behind Bars: Stories of Injustice, Endurance and Hope.

Danes, Kay.

Some people in this book are high-profile, such as David Hicks and Schapelle Corby, but ot...

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Weed.

Forty, Jo.

Cannabis or 'weed' is the fourth most widely used drug in the world after coffee, alcohol ...

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Keyhole.

Robinson, Doug.

The story of what happens behind the walls of a maximum security prison told by the author...

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Picture of Immortality: The Quest To Live Forever and How It Drives Civilisation.

Immortality: The Quest To Live Forever and How It Drives Civilisation.

Cave, Stephen.

The path towards immortality has obsessed civilisations. From preserving the body, freezin...

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Picture of How Many Friends Does One Person Need? Dunbar's Number and Other Evolutionary Quirks.

How Many Friends Does One Person Need? Dunbar's Number and Other Evolutionary Quirks.

Dunbar, Robin.

The author argues that we are the product of our evolutionary history and this history col...

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