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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. Provides an introduction to key research methods and approaches for the study of media and mass communications processes. This book outlines the main methods and approaches for the study of, for example, media organizations and the practices of media professionals. Num Pages: 360 pages, index. BIC Classification: JFD; JHBC; KNT. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 139 x 21. Weight in Grams: 456. Clean copy
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Edition
1998th Edition
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0248372
ISBN
9780333617106

€ 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

Hardcover. Britain's many traditions have been one of its greatest attractions; some are extremely famous, but other more weird and wonderful customs are not so well-known and these are often the most fascinating, intriguing and amusing. Organised by month, this book describes nearly 100 customs from all over the UK and explains their history and purpose. Num Pages: 224 pages, 30 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DB; JHBT; WND. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 213 x 166 x 21. Weight in Grams: 514. 8vo.Some minor wear otherwise a good copy
Publisher
David & Charles
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2007
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0264090
ISBN
9780715326589

€ 4.64

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. 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. In the Middle Ages it was believed that only a virgin could charm a unicorn out of hiding, but far from being a quaint, anachronistic concept, virginity remains a central value in western culture. This book asks why virginity has remained so important in western civilization, and looks at the changing roles of virginity over the years. Num Pages: 247 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: HBTB; JHBK5. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 129 x 16. Weight in Grams: 192. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear.
Publisher
Granta UK
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KTG0012760
ISBN
9781847080127

€ 4.64

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. 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. Series: Anthropology of Contemporary Issues. Num Pages: 192 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1MKPH; JFSJ1; JHBT; JHMC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 11. Weight in Grams: 285. Clean, well read copy in very good condition.
Publisher
Cornell University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Edition
First Printing, Slight Moisture Damage
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KLJ0004882
ISBN
9780801499395

€ 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. 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

Paperback. Gorgeous, sharp, and anything but shy, Chelsea loves men.. Lots of them. This work chronicles Chelsea's romps through the bedrooms of a host of potential suitors, uncovering what can happen in one night of passion between a man and a sometimes very intoxicated woman. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: BG; JHBK5. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 203 x 134 x 16. Weight in Grams: 164. Gorgeous, sharp, and anything but shy, Chelsea loves men. Lots of them. This work chronicles Chelsea's romps through the bedrooms of a host of potential suitors, uncovering what can happen in one night of passion between a man and a sometimes very intoxicated woman. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: BG; JHBK5. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 203 x 134 x 16. Weight in Grams: 164. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear
Publisher
Arrow
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KOC0026054
ISBN
9780099493525

€ 4.64

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. Intrigued by reports of poverty and despair within America's white-collar corporate workforce, the author decided to infiltrate their world as an undercover reporter, and learn about the problems facing middle-class executives. Her story is funny, and delivers a warning about the future that faces corporate employees everywhere. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; JFSC; JHBL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 195 x 133 x 18. Weight in Grams: 188. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear
Publisher
Granta Books London
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KAK0011262
ISBN
9781862078970

€ 4.64

Paperback. From the dawn of time, power has been an aphrodisiac. The royal mistress, having conquered a king, often ran his kingdom, wielding her sexuality as a sceptre. This book explores the position of royal mistress at European Courts, and the fascinating women who filled it. Series: P.S. Num Pages: 320 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1D; HBTB; JHBK5. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 202 x 136 x 21. Weight in Grams: 274. Good clean copy with minor shelf wear
Publisher
William Morrow Paperbacks
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Edition
Reprint
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KTJ0042527
ISBN
9780060585440

€ 5.28

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.
Publisher
Harvill Secker
Number of pages
320
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Edition
Airport /Export Ed
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KNW0010460
ISBN
9780436205330

€ 5.28

Paperback. Num Pages: 64 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 2AB; DCF; JHBF; JHBK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 135 x 6. Weight in Grams: 93. 8vo.
Publisher
OxfordPoets
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0258741
ISBN
9781903039632

€ 6.02

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

€ 7.27

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

€ 20.86

Paperback. Num Pages: 240 pages, 19ill. BIC Classification: JHBT; VS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129. . 8vo.Good clean copy in clean dustwrapper
Publisher
Sitric Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0291054
ISBN
9781903305140

€ 9.04

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

Paperback. Lincoln Day assesses the demographic situation, the likely policy alternatives, the significance of future changes in fertility and mortality rates and analyses the likely losses and gains attendant upon an ageing, dwindling people. Num Pages: 204 pages, 6 line drawings, tables. BIC Classification: 1D; JHBD; JHBF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 140 x 12. Weight in Grams: 272. 186pp
Publisher
Routledge
Number of pages
208
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1995
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0192773
ISBN
9780415127042

€ 10.99
€ 6.68

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