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Different Kids Growing Up with Attention Deficit Disorder

By: Dengate, Sue

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Australia, Random House: 1994

Seller ID: 010346


264 crisp white pages of invaluable advice & info, Millions of children, some as young as two years old, now take stimulant drugs such as Ritalin to control their behaviour. But there is another way. Through an exciting, can't-put-it-down story, Different Kids presents an effective alternative to medication for managing children's behaviour. Author Sue Dengate is a former school teacher and behaviour management instructor couldn't manage her own children's behaviour. Aft... View more info

Shell Shock The Psychological Impact of War

By: Holden, Wendy

Price: $25.00

Publisher: UK, Channel 4 Books: 1998

Seller ID: 010528


In this book individual soldiers tell their own stories of horrors to which they have been exposed, and of events that pushed them to the brink of human endurance. The terrible physical effects of sending men into battle have always been self-evident, but only in modern times have the psychological effects been examined. Killing, watching friends die, leading soldiers to their deaths - all have a profound effect on those involved in the front line of war. The author also... View more info

Feminism, Femininity and Popular Culture

By: Hollows, Joanne

Price: $42.00

Publisher: UK, Manchester University Press: 2000

Seller ID: 012366


229pp & less than 500g to post. Joanne Hollows is Reader in Media and Cultural Studies at Nottingham Trent University, UK. She is the author of Feminism, Femininity and Popular Culture (2000) and Domestic Cultures (2008) and co-author of Food and Cultural Studies (2004). Accessible, introductory student guide which identifies key feminist approaches to popular culture from the 1960s to the present.. The only introduction to both feminist cultural studies and feminism an... View more info

Tomboys and Bachelor Girls : A Lesbian History of Post-War Britain 1945-71

By: Jennings, Rebecca

Price: $60.00

Publisher: UK, Manchester University Press: 2007

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 010477


Tomboys and Bachelor Girls : A Lesbian History of Post-War Britain 1945-71 Jennings, Rebecca , 2007 - 209 crisp white pages. Jennings, using a rich array of oral histories and archival sources in Tomboys and Bachelor Girls provides the first detailed academic study of lesbian identity and culture in post-war Britain. Challenging the conventional picture of the post-war decades as years of austerity and conservative femininity, this book traces the emergence of a vibrant... View more info

Beat the Blues

By: Newell, Malcolm

Price: $15.00

Publisher: USA, Stirling Books: 1996

Seller ID: 009666


This guide to coping with depression discusses the nature of depression and the causes of mood swings. Provides advice on managing various factors that can contribute to depression and gives information about anti-depressants and other therapies used to treat depression. 171 pp includes an index. View more info

Women on Sex

By: Quilliam, Susan

Price: $15.00

Publisher: UK, BCA: 1994

Seller ID: 011498


256pp & 800g for posting. Susan Quilliam's areas of expertise include: love, sex, personal psychology, medico-sexual psychology and body language. She came most recently to the fore, both in the US and in the UK, for her reinvention of the classic sex manual The Joy of Sex. Tells the reader what the modern woman thinks about sex, and provides the answers to the questions they want most to ask: do you tell your partners honestly what they're like in bed; do you enjoy mas... View more info

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THEIR DARKEST HOUR People Tested to the Extreme in WWII

By: Rees, Laurence

Price: $14.00

Publisher: UK, Ebury Press: 2008

Seller ID: 011079


310 pp with a central photo section, less than 500g for post, faults? upper right cnr thumbed, inside no probs. Award-winning documentary maker and historian Laurence Rees has spent nearly 20 years wrestling with the questions of morality/lack of in the course of filming hundreds of interviews with people tested to the extreme during World War II. He has come face-to-face with rapists, mass murderers, even cannibals, but he has also met courageous individuals who are an ... View more info

The Hitler Emigres: The Cultural Impact on Britain of Refugees from Nazism

By: Snowman, Daniel

Price: $45.00

Publisher: UK, Chatto & Windus: 2002

Seller ID: 010811


The Hitler Emigres (466 crisp pp, 800g for post) investigates how Nazism changed Britain's social structure. Emigrés from Nazi Europe still inhabit London's Swiss Cottage; in this refugee heartland, they are known as the beret and borscht brigade. As well as an informative and painstaking history, The Hitler Emigrés shows British history is no longer an island saga of warring Saxon tribes and Romans. This modern nation was formed, in part, by a persecuted minority from... View more info

Even the Daylight Appeared Dark “A Journey through Life, the Military, Depression and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder”

By: Wadsworth, Matthew

Price: $39.00

Publisher: USA, AuthorHouse: 2011

Seller ID: 009659


author info > Following a suicide attempt Matthew had to find answers to what made him get to the point of utter despair, he found some of them, and it gave him enough strength to continue, until his next tour of duty, Helmand, Afghanistan. On returning home his dreams were a constant reminder of his time away, his dreams were soon to spill over into daytime and everyday things started to remind him of events in Afghanistan. review > The book takes you on a painful journ... View more info

Let's Take Back Our Space': "Female" and "Male" Body Language as a Result of Patriarchial Structures

By: Wex, Marianne

Price: $105.00

Publisher: Germany, Frauenliteratur Verlag: 1979

Seller ID: 011986


Let's Take Back Our Space': "Female" and "Male" Body Language as a Result of Patriarchial Structures with 2037 photos via which Wex postulates that body language is a result of sex-based, patriarchal socialization that affects all male/female role behaviours. Wex uses historical imagery to examine the past & the present. The project was originally part of the Women Artists International exhibition. 366pp & just past a kilo. 24cm H x 29cm W. Faults? Small... View more info