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  • Nonviolent Communication 3rd Ed
    Nonviolent Communication 3rd Ed (English, Paperback) Marshall B. Rosenberg

    1,000,000 copies sold worldwide ? Translated in More Than 30 Languages. What is Violent Communication? If "violent" means acting in ways that result in hurt or harm, then much of how we communicate?judging others, bullying, having racial bias, blaming, finger pointing, discriminating, speaking without listening, criticizing others or ourselves, name-calling, reacting when angry, using political...

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  • Half The Sky
    Half The Sky (English, Paperback) Nicholas D. Kristof, Sheryl WuDunn

    A call to arms against the most pervasive human rights violation of the 21st century: the oppression of women in the developing world.

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  • Orientalism
    Orientalism (English, Paperback) Edward W. Said

    Surveys the history and nature of Western attitudes towards the East, considering orientalism as a powerful European ideological creation - a way for writers, philosophers and colonial administrators to deal with the 'otherness' of eastern culture, customs and beliefs.

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  • The Power of Habit
    The Power of Habit (English, Paperback) Charles Duhigg

    In The Power of Habit, award-winning New York Times business reporter Charles Duhigg takes us to the thrilling edge of scientific discoveries that explain why habits exist and how they can be changed.

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  • The Sociological Imagination
    The Sociological Imagination (English, Paperback) C. Wright Mills

    C. Wright Mills is best remembered for his highly acclaimed work The Sociological Imagination, in which he set forth his views on how social science should be pursued. Hailed upon publication as a cogent and hard-hitting critique, The Sociological Imagination took issue with the ascendant schools of sociology in the United States, calling for a humanist sociology connecting the social, personal,...

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  • Oxford Guide to Effective Argument and Critical Thinking
    Oxford Guide to Effective Argument and Critical Thinking (English, Paperback) Colin Swatridge

    This work is sure to improve the written work of any student required to demonstrate the key skills of critical writing and thinking. It is equally as valuable for professionals needing these skills as well as for anyone who has a case to put forward and would like to do so convincingly.

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  • Development as Freedom
    Development as Freedom (English, Paperback) Amartya Sen

    This title is a synthesis of the thought of economist Amartya Sen, who views economic development as a means to extending freedoms rather than an end in itself. By widening his outlook to include poverty, tyranny, lack of opportunity, individual rights, and political structures, Professor Sen provides a useful overview of the development process.

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  • Assessment in Social Work
    Assessment in Social Work (English, Paperback) Judith Milner, Steve Myers

    In a clear and accessible style, the authors provide both the theory behind assessment as well as helpful practice examples. Whether on a qualifying course or returning to study, this fully revised edition of a tried-and-tested text gives social work students and practitioners a coherent and reliable guide to best practice.

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  • Worth Dying for
    Worth Dying for (Paperback) Tim Marshall

    An enlightening popular account of the symbolism that drives global conflict

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  • Conflict Communication (ConCom)
    Conflict Communication (ConCom) (English, Paperback) Rory Miller

    Presents a functional taxonomy to see, understand and manipulate the roots of life's conflicts.

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  • Human Growth and Development
    Human Growth and Development (English, Paperback) Chris Beckett, Hilary Taylor

    This is a bestselling introduction to emotional, psychological, intellectual and social development throughout the lifespan. Written for students training in fields such as social work, health care and education, the book covers topics which are central to understanding people whether they are clients, service users, patients or pupils.

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  • Politics of Piety
    Politics of Piety (English, Paperback) Saba Mahmood

    Provides an analysis of Islamist cultural politics through the ethnography of a thriving, grassroots women's piety movement in the mosques of Cairo, Egypt.

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  • Cognitive Neuroscience: A Very Short Introduction
    Cognitive Neuroscience: A Very Short Introduction (English, Paperback) Richard Passingham

    This Very Short Introduction describes the new field of cognitive neuroscience - the study of what happens in the brain when we perceive, think, reason, remember, and act. Focusing on the human brain, Passingham looks at the most recent research in the field, the modern brain imaging technologies, and what the images can and can't tell us.

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  • The Anti-politics Machine
    The Anti-politics Machine (English, Paperback) James Ferguson

    This is a detailed case study of the workings of the "development" industry in one country, Lesotho. It shows how, despite "expertise" these projects can often fail and have serious repercussions upon the country.

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  • The Distracted Mind
    The Distracted Mind (English, Paperback) Dr. Adam Gazzaley, Larry D. Rosen

    Why our brains aren't built for media multitasking, and how we can learn to live with technology in a more balanced way....

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  • How to Pass Higher Modern Studies
    How to Pass Higher Modern Studies (Paperback) Frank Cooney, Steph O'Reilly

    Get your best grade with this guide to Higher Geography for CfE.

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  • Manufacturing Consent
    Manufacturing Consent (Paperback) Noam Chomsky, Edward S. Herman

    Contrary to the usual image of the press as cantankerous, obstinate, and ubiquitous in its search for truth, Edward Herman and Noam Chomsky depict how an underlying elite consensus largely structures all facets of the news.

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  • The Bottom Billion
    The Bottom Billion (English, Paperback) Paul Collier

    The Bottom Billion is an elegant and impassioned synthesis from one of the world's leading experts on Africa and poverty. It was hailed as "the best non-fiction book so far this year" by Nicholas Kristoff of The New York Times.

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  • Understanding Power
    Understanding Power (Paperback) Noam Chomsky

    Mitchell and John Schoeffel have assembled the best of Chomsky's talks on the past, present and future of the politics of power. And as he elucidates the connection between America's imperialistic foreign policy and social inequalities at home, Chomsky also discerns the necessary steps to take toward social change.

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  • Raising Children Compassionately
    Raising Children Compassionately (English, Paperback) Marshall B. Rosenberg

    Your search for parenting tips that actually improve your family dynamics is over. While other parenting resources offer communication models or discipline techniques, this powerful, practical booklet offers the unique skills and perspective of the Nonviolent Communication (NVC) process. NVC stresses the importance of putting compassionate connection first to create a mutually respectful,...

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