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Performing Qualitative Cross-Cultural Research.
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We All Need to Go.
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In the Field: From Learning to Practice.
Giles, Roslyn et al.
Aimed at Australian students in community, youth, or social work, it explores both the the...
Drug Use in Australia: Preventing Harm.
Hamilton, Margaret aet al (eds.).
Australia is a drug-using society. Drugs are with us every day. This discusses drug use, t...
21st Century Design: New Design Icons from Mass Market to Avant-Garde.
There are sections on architecture, interiors, furniture, lighting, homeware products, clo...
Yao, Dan and Deng, Jinhui and Wang, Feng and Tang, Huiyun.
Chinese literature has long played a distinctive role in shaping the cultural identity of ...
Ted Hughes: The Unauthorised Life.
Bate has produced a scholarly yet intimate portrait of the tormented world of Ted Hughes a...
Although Chinese opera with its rich, 800 year old history and enchanting style has kept i...
Religion and Conflict in Modern South Asia.
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Chinese Bronze Ware.
China was not the first country to enter the Bronze Age, but over time it produced some of...
Such an interesting history, I couldn’t put it down. The history of wine (usually rice win...
Against the Consensus: Reflections on the Great Recession.
Lin, Justin Yifu.
The author was chief economist at the World Bank from 2008 until 2012. Here he reflects on...
An illustrated gastronomic tour describing the origins of food and drink culture and tradi...
The Feng Shui Dictionary.
The practice of Feng Shui blends ancient wisdom with cultural superstition and lays down g...
In Praise of Savagery.
Warwick Cairns briefly knew the famous explorer Wilfred Thesiger, who died in 2003 aged 93...
Takes the reader through the sculptural art of China and its unique aesthetic features. Th...
The Best Hated Man in Australia: The Life and Death of Percy Brookfield 1875-1921.
Adams, Paul Robert.
Adams analyses the brief but turbulent career of Percy Brookfield in trade unionism and ra...
Report from the Interior.
Moves from Auster's baby's-eye view of the man in the moon to his childhood worship of the...
Jphn Updike was the author of numerous works, including the Rabbit tetralogy and the Witch...
A Fine Romance.
Candice’s memoir charts the story of the three loves in her life, from her unconventional ...
Great Expectations: The Sons and Daughters of Charles Dickens.
What would it have been like to grow up with Charles Dickens as a father? The literary ico...
The Temporary Bride: A Memoir of Love and Food in Iran.
The author left her corporate job to begin a cooking school in her London flat. Her love o...
Dancing Fish and Ammonites: A Memoir.
Booker prize winner Penelope Lively offers a glimpse into the influences and formative yea...
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