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1 (Edited by) Larry Gross, John Stuart Katz and Jay Ruby IMAGE ETHICS: The Moral Rights of Subjects in Photographs, Film, and Television
New York Oxford University Press 1988 0195067800 / 9780195067804 1st Thus, 1st Impression Softcover Very Good + 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
xx, + 382pp. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Printed wrapper lightly bumped and edgeworn only. With several case study dilemmas, this work looks at the rights of photographed subjects, the obligations and accountability of the person behind the camera and the ethics involved. Moving forward, twenty years from publication, we now have camera phones making personal intrusion easier than ever before... Contents include: 13 chapters, Biblio., more. Book weight approx. 620g. 
Price: 25.50 AUD
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LIVING IS THE BEST OPTION: Young Women's Project Evaluation Of Youth Suicide Prevention Initiative. Final Report, (Staff Writers/Contributors)
2 (Staff Writers/Contributors) LIVING IS THE BEST OPTION: Young Women's Project Evaluation Of Youth Suicide Prevention Initiative. Final Report
Canberra, ACT, Australia Snap Printing, for Young Women's Project 1998 064236754X / 9780642367549 First Edition Softcover Very Good + 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
xii, + 89pp., plus 27. Tables throughout. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Printed card wrapper nominally bumped. A final report, compiled by members of the Reference Group and Management Committee, the subject of which affects us all. Contents include: Prelims., Summary, Intro., History and Service Description, Links between Homelessness and Suicide, Case Management Framework, Service User Pathways, ditto Profile, ditto Evaluation Data, Conclusions/Recommendations, Acronyms, Biblio., Appendices. Book weight approx. 380g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 15.98 AUD
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FIDEL CASTRO : Meeting on the Status of Latin-American and Caribbean Women  (Speech), (Translation: Cuban Center for Translation and Interpretation)
3 (Translation: Cuban Center for Translation and Interpretation) FIDEL CASTRO : Meeting on the Status of Latin-American and Caribbean Women (Speech)
La Habana, Cuba Editora Politica 1985 Staplebound Booklet Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
46pp. Booklet clean. Staples firm, no rust. Leaves clean. Printed selfcover mildly scuffed. English language edition. Translation, revision and proofreading by the Cuban Center for Translation and Interpretation (ESTI). This volume contains "a speech given by Commander In Chief Fidel Castro Ruz, First Secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Cuba, and President of the Council of Ministers, at the closing session of the meeting on the status of Latin-American and Caribbean Women, June 7, 1985, at the International Conference Center, Havana." Booklet weight approx. 60g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 11.84 AUD
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4 Allen, Michael and Mukherjee, S.N. [Editors] WOMEN IN INDIA AND NEPAL
Canberra and Melbourne, Australia A.N.U. 1982 0908070071 / 9780908070077 First Edition Soft Cover Good+ 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
xiii, 297pp., leaves clean, book square and tight. Card wrapper has small corner bumps, minor scuffing. A volume [8] of Australian National University Monographs on South Asia Series. Contents include: Hindu View of Women; Blood, Fire and Mediation; Human Sacrifice and Widow Burning in Nineteenth Century India; Caste and Female Pollution; Nepal; Anthropological Field Studies; Chetri Women in Domestic Groups and Rituals; Girls Pre-Puberty Rites amongst the Newars of Kathmandu Valley; Index. Book weight approx. 370g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. DIGITAL PHOTOS AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 12.78 AUD
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CHANNELS OF DISCOURSE, REASSEMBLED : Television And Contemporary Criticism, Allen, Robert C. (Edited by)
5 Allen, Robert C. (Edited by) CHANNELS OF DISCOURSE, REASSEMBLED : Television And Contemporary Criticism
London, England Routledge 2003 0415080592 / 9780415080590 Second Edition, Reprint Softcover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
420pp., b/white photographic illustrations intext. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean, small, soft indentation to lower margin of last few pages. Illustrated card wrapper has small indentation to rear panel, otherwise negligible scuffing. " . . . the most comprehensive consideration of commercial television, drawing on insights provided by contemporary criticism: semiotics, narrative theory, reception theory, genre theory, ideological analysis, psychoanalysis, feminist criticism, and British cultural studies." Contents include: Intro., 9 chapters, Afterword, Television Criticism, Notes on the Contributors, Index. Book weight approx. 600g. 
Price: 17.03 AUD
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TO BE CONTINUED . . . Soap Operas Around the World, Allen, Robert C. (Edited by)
6 Allen, Robert C. (Edited by) TO BE CONTINUED . . . Soap Operas Around the World
London Routledge 1995 0415110076 / 9780415110075 First Edition Softcover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
ix, + 398pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper negligibly edgeworn, and sunned on spine and front panel. " . . . explores the world's most popular form of television drama, the soap opera. From Denver to Delhi, Moscow to Manchester, audiences eagerly await the next episode of 'As the World Turns', 'The Rich Also Weep', or 'EastEnders". But the popularity of soap operas in Britain and the USA pales in comparison to the role they play in media cultures in other parts of the world . . . presents the first scholarly examination of soap opera as global media phenomenon." Contents include: Prelims., Introduction, 18 chapters, Select Bibliography, Index. Book weight approx. 730g. 
Price: 16.39 AUD
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7 Andrew Milner, et al (Edited by) POSTMODERN CONDITIONS
Oxford, United Kingdom (and elsewhere) Berg Publishers 1990 0854965912 / 9780854965915 First Thus Hardcover and Dustjacket Near Fine Very Good + 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
xv, + 208pp. Book clean and square. Vivid silver title over trivially bumped spine. Plain buff boards and text-block pristine. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket nominally bumped as spine, else near fine. This collection of essays, edited by Andrew Milner, Philip Thomson and Chris Worth, were originally presented as a series of research seminars organised in 1986-87 by the Centre for General and Comparative Literature at Monash University, Melbourne, Australia. The articles discuss central theorists of postmodernism, feminist reading of the concept of avante-garde, the re-reading of texts by Marx and Bataille, the wrapped monuments of Christo, and more. Contents include: Prelims., Acks., Introduction, Essays (10), Notes on Contributors, Bibliography, Index. Book weight approx. 365g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 36.43 AUD
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8 Anthony, P.D. THE IDEOLOGY OF WORK
London Travistock Publications 1978 042276650X / 9780422766500 First Thus: First Published 1977 [HB] Stiff Card Paperback Very Good + 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
340pp., book clean, square and tight. Leaves clean and unmarked. Illustrated card wrapper has a negligible corner bump, else appears near new. "Work has been established as a prime concern in Western Europe from the seventeenth century onwards.This book examines the way in which attitudes to work have intensified in order to keep pace with the process of industrialization." Contents, sub-chaptered include: Foundations of an ideology, The radical reaction, The integration of work, The new radical reaction, more. Book weight approx. 420g. 
Price: 33.70 AUD
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9 Apsler, Alfred AN INTRODUCTION TO SOCIAL SCIENCE
New York Random House 1975 0394319745 / 9780394319742 2nd Edition Hard Cover Good+. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
xvi + 463pp. B/white, intext illustrations throughout; halftone and line drawings. Book clean, square, publisher's logo-like stamp on foot of text block else leaves clean. No d/jacket. Papered boards have several small abrasions on front cover and sunning on backstrip. Informative, contents in 'Parts', chaptered and sectioned, include: 1/ People all around you. 2/ Love, security, belonging. 3/ The world of work. 4/ Your community. 5/ The world we live in. 6/ Summing up. Index. Book weight approx. 860gms. 
Price: 13.62 AUD
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ON ORGANIZATIONAL LEARNING (Second Edition), Argyris, Chris
10 Argyris, Chris ON ORGANIZATIONAL LEARNING (Second Edition)
Oxford, Great Britain Blackwell Publishing 2002 0631213082 / 9780631213086 Reprint Softcover Very Good + 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
xv, + 464pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm, soft reading crease there-on. Leaves clean. Card wrapper negligibly edgeworn only. " . . . essential for anyone who needs to understand how organizations work, evolve and learn. In this new edition, Argyris discusses vital topics of current management research, such as tacit knowledge and management, so reflecting the evolving field of organizational learning . . . The book addresses the key issues of: organizational learning and Action Science; organizational effectiveness and what inhibits it; organizational development and human resource activities; usable knowledge and how it is inhibited." Contents include: Preface, Intro., 27 chapters over 4 'parts', Index. Book weight approx. 830g. 
Price: 31.02 AUD
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11 Booth, Ken and Dunne, Tim [Edited by] WORLD'S IN COLLISION: Terror and the Future of Global Order
Basingstoke, Hampshire, U.K. Palgrave MacMillan 2002 0333998057 / 9780333998052 1st Thus Softcover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
vii, + 376pp. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Corner-clipped half-title page. Printed card wrapper mildly edgeworn. Written in the aftermath of September 11, 2001, this volume is the combined talents of a most impressive list of contributors: academics and public intellectuals from a variety of countries, and all expert on answering questions relating to terror, force, law, ethics, and global order...Numerous contents, in chaptered 'parts', include: Preface, Part One-Terror, Part Two-Order, Part Three-Worlds. Notes on the Contributors, Index. Book weight approx. 580g. 
Price: 15.48 AUD
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JUVENILE DELINQUENCY IN AUSTRALIA, Borowski, Allan and Murray, James M. (Edited by)
12 Borowski, Allan and Murray, James M. (Edited by) JUVENILE DELINQUENCY IN AUSTRALIA
North Ryde, N.S.W., Australia Methuen Australia 1985 0454008147 / 9780454008142 First Edition Softcover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
438pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm, mildly sunned, title clearly legible. Previous owner's details to half-title page, several faint foxing spots, else leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper (covered, by previous owner, in permanent plastic film) very good. From the rear panel: " . . . the first comprehensive attempt to address varied questions from a national perspective. Among the twenty-five original contributions comprising this volume are chapters on the causes of female delinquency, the Aboriginal juvenile offender, the mentally retarded juvenile offender, the Children's Courts, diversion programs, juvenile probation and a research agenda to bridge the current knowledge gap." Includes Subject Index and Author Index. Book weight approx. 760g. 
Price: 18.22 AUD
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CINEMA AND CULTURAL MODERNITY, Branston, Gill
13 Branston, Gill CINEMA AND CULTURAL MODERNITY
Buckingham, U.K. Open University Press 2000 0335200761 / 9780335200764 First English Edition Softcover Very Good + 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
viii, + 207pp., b/white photographic illustrations intext. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper minimally edgeworn. " . . . carves a path through the complex histories and issues of film and cinema studies and vividly explores these in their social and political contexts . . . " Contents include: Intro., 7 chapters, Glossary, Bibliography, Index. Book weight approx. 400g. 
Price: 25.05 AUD
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THE POLICE, PUBLIC ORDER AND THE STATE : Policing in Great Britain, Northern Ireland, the Irish Republic, the USA, Israel, South Africa, and China, Brewer, John D.
14 Brewer, John D. THE POLICE, PUBLIC ORDER AND THE STATE : Policing in Great Britain, Northern Ireland, the Irish Republic, the USA, Israel, South Africa, and China
Hampshire and London Macmillan Press 1988 0333419324 / 9780333419328 First Edition Hardcover and Dustjacket Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
xi, + 245pp., intext tables throughout. Book clean and square. Bright gilt title over lightly bumped spine. Plain blue boards very good. Sticker ghost on rear pastedown, foxing flecks on foredge, else textblock unmarked. Printed, loose-plastic protected dustjacket lightly bumped and edgeworn only. "Are police forces agents of the State, or of society? How do different police forces maintain order? This study identifies trends in public-order policing across a broad sample of seven countries (as noted in the sub-title). Contents include: Prelims., List of Tables, Introduction, country by country (each a chapter, similarly constructed) , Conclusion, Bibliography, Index. Book weight approx. 425g. 
Price: 18.22 AUD
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15 Burge, Neil WHO WANTS TO LIVE?
Melbourne, VIC, Australia The Campion Press 1969 First Edition Softcover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
80pp., two unpaginated, b/white halftone plate sections containing some very confronting vehicle accident scenes. Intext sketch-illustrations by Ken Maynard. Book clean and square. Graphically-illustrated, montage-style card wrapper slightly edgeworn and bumped, else very good. Textblock unmarked. The aim of the author of this book is to clearly remind us of our obligations as drivers to fully understand and at all times obey road rules. " . . . the majority of accidents can be avoided . . . " Contents include: Prelims., Foreword, 11 chapters, Appendix. Book weight approx. 150g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 18.80 AUD
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16 Chesney-Lind, Meda and Sheldon, Randall G. GIRLS, DELINQUENCY AND JUVENILE JUSTICE
Pacific Grove, California Brooks/Cole Publishing 1992 0534169805 / 9780534169800 2nd Impression Softcover Good+ 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
xix, + 249pp. Book clean and square. Spine firm. A former owner's name on half-title page, otherwise leaves clean. Printed card wrapper has clear, permanent adhesive film affixed neatly. A study of juvenile females in the United States justice system. Contents include: Intro., 11 chapters, Biblio., Name Index, Subject Index. Book weight approx. 460g. 
Price: 10.02 AUD
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CULTURAL PLURALISM AND COMMON CURRICULUM, Crittenden, Brian
17 Crittenden, Brian CULTURAL PLURALISM AND COMMON CURRICULUM
Carlton, Vic, Australia Melbourne University Press 1982 0522842402 / 9780522842401 First Edition Softcover Very Good + 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
103pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Printed card wrapper surface rubbed on spine. A stand-alone No.18 in 'The Second Century in Australian Education' series (General Editor: R.J.W. Selleck). From the rear cover: " . . . Professor Crittenden debates whether some form of common curriculum, far from offending the values of pluralism, may be justified by them and required for their defence. He examines the conditions that pluralism as an ideal of social order needs to satisfy, and argues that the coherence of a pluralist society and respect for its diversity depend on several essential elements of unity. These elements provide the blueprint for a core of common learning that is vital for the welfare of a pluralist society." Contents include: 6 chapters, Appendix, Notes and Index. Book weight approx. 185g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 45.54 AUD
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18 Cubbon, H.A., Gardner, G.J., Et al WORK AND NEGOTIATION IN THE BROKEN HILL MINING INDUSTRY
Melbourne, Victoria Department of Psychology, University of Melbourne 1966 First Edition Hardcover (Original Cloth) Good+ 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
v, + 141pp., intext tables. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Green cloth faded and specked, bumped on head and backstrip, small hole on same. Boards mildly warped. Leaves clean. A report on the results of a study undertaken by a research team from the Department of Psychology, University of Melbourne into the human relations of Broken Hill miners, unions, and mine management. Contents include: Prelims., Intro., 6 chapters, including: An Interpretation of the History of Unionism in Broken Hill, The Worker Judges his Job, The 1960 Agreement Negotiations, The Analysis of Negotiating Argument, The Analysis of Negotiating Action, Conclusions and Recommendations on Negotiation, plus Appendices. Book weight approx. 500g. 
Price: 25.55 AUD
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THIS STRUGGLE, Culley, Edgar W., et al
19 Culley, Edgar W., et al THIS STRUGGLE
Melbourne, VIC, Australia The Ruskin Press 1939 First Edition Softcover Good+ 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
96pp., Henry George sepia-portrait frontispiece. Book square. Leaves clean. Printed, yapped-style wrapper trivially bumped and torn on vulnerable, exposed edges. Published to coincide with the centenary of the birth of Christian social commentator Henry George (1839-1897). Intro. to the addresses by E.W.Culley, contributors include: Rev. E.H.Shaw, Hon. H.F.Hardacre, E.J. Craigie. M.P., H.G. Brett, and others. Book weight approx. 180g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 13.16 AUD
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IN THE VERNACULAR : A Generation of Australian Culture and Controversy, Cunningham, Stuart
20 Cunningham, Stuart IN THE VERNACULAR : A Generation of Australian Culture and Controversy
St Lucia, Queensland, Australia University of Queensland Press 2008 0702236705 / 9780702236709 First Edition Softcover Very Good + 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
xxxix, + 294pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper has soft corner crease to rear panel. " . . . brings together important works, written over a twenty-year period, from one of Australia's leading scholars of media, culture and policy . . . It argues that industrial and social trends in media, communications and culture are outstripping the academic frameworks that were erected to deal with them, and provides a way forward that connects the discipline to the career outlooks and prospects of students - the future of the field." Contents include: Foreword (Meaghan Morris), Acks., Sources, Screen Title Availability, Introduction, 13 chapters over 5 'parts', Notes, Index. Book weight approx. 430g. 
Price: 15.04 AUD
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