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Hardcover. This critique of the American welfare system analyses the structural factors of poverty and the social-psychological costs of being poor and lacking a home. It includes interview findings from families who have lived in a shelter in Northern Kentucky, and its staff members. Num Pages: 160 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; JFFA; JFFB; JHBC; JHBK; JKSB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 140 x 12. Weight in Grams: 351. Clean copy
Publisher
Praeger
Number of pages
158
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1997
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0202016
ISBN
9780275957322

€ 20.96

Paperback. Perhaps the greatest challenge in being a parent is learning how to manage behavior problems in younger and older children. This work is a guide to understanding and managing child behavior. It offers advice on issues such as: providing positive attention for children; using rewards; communicating effectively; and, empowering teenagers. Series: Family Matters. Num Pages: 222 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: JHBK; VFXC1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 138 x 12. Weight in Grams: 286. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear to the cover
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KIN0034865
ISBN
9780470850237

€ 4.64

Hardcover. Num Pages: 329 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: JHBL. Category: (P) Professional & Scholarly; (UP) Postgraduate; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 140 x 23. Weight in Grams: 590. Clean copy
Publisher
Columbia University Press New York
Number of pages
329
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1987
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0201953
ISBN
9780231064804

€ 17.95

Paperback. Num Pages: 242 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: JHBD; KC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 136 x 19. Weight in Grams: 311. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear
Publisher
University of Chicago Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1987
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KRA0004407
ISBN
9780226180328

€ 4.64

Paperback. Num Pages: 197 pages. BIC Classification: JHBD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 280. . Ex-Libris with usual markings, and library label to spine. Remains good to very good however.
Publisher
United Nations
Number of pages
197
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1996
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KAG0000037
ISBN
9789211512892

€ 29.95

Paperback. 480pp. "A very good copy with minor bumped on the top corner, with minor stained on the cover." Keywords: "Economic Statistics, Economic Conditions, Labour, Government & Politics, Work & Labour, Statistics & Research, English"
Publisher
Cornell University Press
Number of pages
480
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KHS0074738
ISBN
9780801488030

€ 17.95

Paperback. Presents a range of research on various aspects of thinking and reasoning. This title draws on a variety of approaches but locates its subject matter squarely within the theoretical framework of modern cognitive psychology and cognitive science. Num Pages: 416 pages, 0. BIC Classification: JHBC; JMRN. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 0. Weight in Grams: 645. Clean copy with minor shelf wear
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1994
Edition
0th Edition
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KOC0011449
ISBN
9780631170037

€ 18.00

Paperback. This book provides the student with a comprehensive and accessible overview of the role and importance of age and generation in Britain today. Series: Oxford Modern Britain. Num Pages: 176 pages, numerous line figures and tables. BIC Classification: 1DBK; JFSP; JHBD; JHM. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 204 x 136 x 11. Weight in Grams: 220. 8vo.Good clean copy
Publisher
Oxford Univ Pr
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1995
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0285293
ISBN
9780198279624

€ 4.64

Paperback. Although now a socially accepted norm, the "step family" still suffers from a negative image and is likely to have to deal with a wider range of emotional and practical issues than the original family unit. This book explores family politics from both the adult's and the child's point of view. Num Pages: 192 pages, Illustrations, forms. BIC Classification: JHBK; VFJ; VFV. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 215 x 137 x 0. Weight in Grams: 266.
Publisher
Vermilion London
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1997
Edition
Re-issue
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KRS0000477
ISBN
9780091813581

€ 4.64

Paperback. Explains how inequalities, job insecurity and global warming are the logical outcomes of supercapitalism. This work shows that companies, fighting hard to be competitive, have become deeply involved in politics, and how the tools used to temper society's problems - taxation and education - have withered as supercapitalism has burgeoned. Num Pages: 288 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; JFFS; JHBA; JP; KCP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 130 x 27. Weight in Grams: 272. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear
Publisher
Icon Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KRA0005111
ISBN
9781848310469

€ 4.64

Paperback. As more and more women in the developed world choose to remain childless, father and son Laurie and Matthew Taylor talk to parents, prospective parents and the child-free in an attempt to understand the growing sense in today's society that there is no longer any point in having children. Num Pages: 144 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: JHBK; VFV. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 130. Weight in Grams: 140.
Publisher
Short Books Ltd
Number of pages
144
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KNW0010625
ISBN
9781904095255

€ 5.28

Paperback. Published with a new preface, this bestseller offers an intimate glimpse into a unique female community. Liz Dalby, the only non-Japanese woman ever to have trained as a geisha, reveals the realities of geisha life. Num Pages: 384 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1FPJ; JFSJ1; JFSL; JHBT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 196 x 131 x 25. Weight in Grams: 276. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear.
Publisher
Vintage
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KTG0005617
ISBN
9780099286387

€ 4.64

Paperback. The Sunday Times top ten bestselling story of one girl's choice between family honour and personal happiness, from the publishers of UGLY Num Pages: 304 pages, n/a. BIC Classification: BM; JHBK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 177 x 114 x 20. Weight in Grams: 162. Clean copy with minor shelf wear
Publisher
Hodder & Stoughton
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KOC0003854
ISBN
9780340924624

€ 4.64

Paperback. Nearly half of all highly educated, high-earning women are childless. The more successful the woman, the less likely it is she has a partner or a baby. The age-old business of having babies is eluding an entire generation of successful women, this volume examines why. Num Pages: 208 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: JFSJ1; JHBK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Scholarly; (UP) Postgraduate; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 210 x 148. Weight in Grams: 354. Clean copy
Publisher
Atlantic Books London
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Edition
Main
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0245683
ISBN
9781903809785

€ 4.64

Paperback. An evaluation of different theories of the nature of the state in capitalist democracies. Num Pages: 520 pages, bibliography, index. BIC Classification: JHBA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 231 x 158 x 29. Weight in Grams: 760. 8vo.Good clean copy
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1985
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0285245
ISBN
9780521316354

€ 20.00

Paperback. Editor(s): Gordon, Michael E.; Turner, Lowell. Series: Cornell International Industrial & Labour Relations Reports. Num Pages: 336 pages, 3. BIC Classification: JHBL; KNXB2. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 228 x 156 x 22. Weight in Grams: 474. Clean copy with minor shelf wear
Publisher
ILR Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KOC0004591
ISBN
9780801487064

€ 7.45

Paperback. Presents hilarious and astounding customs from different culture and age. Crossing continents and centuries, this book offers information about various kinds of bizarre regional customs - from sexual practices to the received wisdom on cannibalism - that could save you from embarrassing local faux pas while travelling. Num Pages: 176 pages. BIC Classification: JHBT; WH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 143 x 164 x 13. Weight in Grams: 116. Presents hilarious and astounding customs from different culture and age. Crossing continents and centuries, this book offers information about various kinds of bizarre regional customs - from sexual practices to the received wisdom on cannibalism - that could save you from embarrassing local faux pas while travelling. Num Pages: 176 pages. BIC Classification: JHBT; WH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 143 x 164 x 13. Weight in Grams: 116. Good clean copy with minor shelf wear.
Publisher
Ebury Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KTG0001276
ISBN
9780091892418

€ 4.64

Paperback. This book contains 1001 tasks every man should do before he takes the plunge, whether it be putting gel inhis hair or going to a strip club." Num Pages: 256 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: JHBK; VFV; WH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 126 x 20. Weight in Grams: 277. 256pp. Keywords: "General, Relationships, Marriage, Love, Sex & Marriage, Social Sciences, English, Age (feature_two_browse-bin), Paperback, Condition (condition-type)"
Publisher
Carlton Books Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Edition
illustrated edition
Condition
Used, Acceptable
SKU
KHS0082375
ISBN
9781842224021

€ 4.64

Paperback. Aims to tackle the most obvious question that anyone has to face, 'what should I do with my life?' This book presents an account of finding and following people who have uprooted their lives and fought with these questions in radical ways. It features the stories of individual dilemma and drama. Num Pages: 432 pages, ports. BIC Classification: JHBL; VSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 130 x 32. Weight in Grams: 406. Clean copy with minor shelf wear
Publisher
Vintage
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KOC0007730
ISBN
9780099437994

€ 4.64

Paperback. This innovative study of the patriarchy belies the accepted notion of the father figure as tyrannical and exploitative. Series Editor(s): Smith, Richard; Vries, Jan de; Johnson, Paul; Wrightson, Keith. Series: Cambridge Studies in Population, Economy & Society in Past Time. Num Pages: 268 pages, 30 tables. BIC Classification: HBG; HBLA; JHBK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 158 x 228 x 16. Weight in Grams: 400. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Edition
New Ed
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KI20003360
ISBN
9780521599788

€ 17.95

Paperback. Clean copy in good to very good condition.
Publisher
Basic Health Publications New Jersey
Number of pages
144
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KRF0000451
ISBN
9781591200130

€ 17.95

Paperback. Num Pages: 256 pages, 212 b&w photographs. BIC Classification: 1HBE; HDD; JHBT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 233 x 160 x 18. Weight in Grams: 558. 8vo. . Illustrated.Good copy.Egypt
Publisher
The Rubicon Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1996
Edition
Reprint
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0275879
ISBN
9780948695322

€ 10.00

Hardcover. Explores the changing dynamics of gender and class and the interaction between them as they impact on relations between men and women in the workplace. The author illustrates tensions and power conflicts as workers struggle to make sense of their experience in a period of economic change. Num Pages: 264 pages. BIC Classification: JFSJ; JHBL. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 222 x 141 x 19. Weight in Grams: 340. Clean copy
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan London
Number of pages
264
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1998
Edition
1999th Edition
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0201910
ISBN
9780333681770

€ 26.99
€ 17.95

Paperback. Clean copy.
Publisher
British Association for Adoption and Fostering (BAAF) London
Number of pages
140
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0233284
ISBN
9781903699706

€ 7.76

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