• Cloudless


    A novel in verse

    By Christine Evans

    It's a still, hot summer in Perth, Australia. The heat is shimmering off the city's glass buildings, with not much to do but surrender to the cool of Beatty Park's swimming pool. However, something is moving amid all the stillness - a hidden snake sliding through shadows. It's moving through lives and connecting them...

    Paper - 9781742587561 - $ 24.99

  • Conversations of Motherhood

    Conversations of Motherhood

    South African Women's Writing Across Traditions

    By Ksenia Robbe

    The subject of 'motherhood' is interwoven with themes of survival, power, and identity. It is also at the heart of any consideration of women's writing. Conversations of Motherhood sensitively charts common themes, intersecting experiences, and related topics within the cultural specificities of South African society. The book comparatively explores seminal novels by...

    Paper - 9781869142889 - $ 33.50

  • How to Master Commercial Mediation

    How to Master Commercial Mediation

    By David Richbell

    This handbook is for commercial mediators, whether they are just starting out or are fully trained. The book is split into three distinct parts, examining: (I) all the general background, essential skills, and processes of effective commercial mediation; (II) the basic skills and techniques at a deeper level, along with an introduction of more sophisticated levels that...

    Paper & DVD - 9781780436821 - $ 176.00

  • India-U.S. Relations and Asian Rebalancing

    India-U.S. Relations and Asian Rebalancing

    Edited by: Josukutty C. A.

    The recent emergence of Asia as a formidable military and economic power constitutes the most significant development in post-Cold War international politics. It incubates a new world order where there are signals of a radical shift in international power equations. These developments in the Asia-Pacific and the growing camaraderie between India and the US have...

    Cloth - 9788177084153 - $ 54.50

  • Kartini


    The Complete Writings 1898-1904

    Edited by: Joost Cote

    Contributions by: Joost Cote

    In Indonesia, the legacy of Raden Ajeng Kartini (1879-1904) is celebrated on Kartini Day, every year on April 21. Around the world, Kartini is recognized as a major figure in the history of the advancement of women: a tireless and effective advocate of women's education and emancipation. However, this...

    Paper - 9781922235107 - $ 149.95

  • Managing the Global Supply Chain

    Managing the Global Supply Chain

    4th Edition

    By Juliana Hsuan, Tage Skjott-Larsen, Herbert Kotzab, Aseem Kinra

    As globalization and internationalization efforts intensify, companies are faced with even greater challenges to manage the supply chain of their products and services, including various uncertainties that are political, environmental, economic, social, and technological. Having knowledge and understanding of Supply Chain Management (SCM) can assist companies in...

    Paper - 9788763003254 - $ 70.00

  • Marylebone Lives

    Marylebone Lives

    Rogues, romantics and rebels. Character studies of locals since the eighteenth century.

    Edited by: Mark Riddaway, Carl Upsall

    Historically, Marylebone (an inner-city area of central London) has uniquely been home to people, places, and events - as well as a fair share of rogues, villains, and eccentrics - that have helped shape the character of this London region. This book...

    Paper - 9781910151037 - $ 24.95

  • Parliamentarism and Democratic Theory

    Parliamentarism and Democratic Theory

    Historical and Contemporary Perspectives

    Edited by: Kari Palonen, Jose Maria Rosales

    This collection deals with the place of parliamentary politics in democracy. Apparently a truism, parliamentarism is a missing research object in democratic theory and is a devalued institutional reference in democratic politics. Yet, the parliamentary culture of politics historically explains the rise and fall of modern democracies. In early...

    Paper - 9783847401582 - $ 58.00

  • The Constitution of the United States of America

    The Constitution of the United States of America

    A Contextual Analysis (Second Edition)

    By Mark Tushnet

    This is the second edition of Professor Mark Tushnet's excellent short critical introduction to the history and current meaning of the United States' Constitution. It is organized around two themes: first, the US Constitution is old, short, and difficult to amend. These characteristics have made constitutional 'interpretation' - especially by the US Supreme...

    Paper - 9781849466042 - $ 25.00

  • The Tudor Discovery of Ireland

    The Tudor Discovery of Ireland

    By Christopher Maginn, Steven G. Ellis

    The rapid acquisition of knowledge about Ireland in Tudor times constituted a discovery of no small importance for the development of the early modern English state. How the Tudors, and the most influential members of the political establishment who served them, came to be acquainted with Ireland - with its history, with its...

    Cloth - 9781846825736 - $ 74.50

  • TV Peaks

    TV Peaks

    Twin Peaks and Modern Television Drama

    By Andreas Halskov

    In 1990, American television was in the midst of a transition, but the three major networks still dominated the American TV landscape: CBS, NBC, and ABC. CBS and NBC had a financial stronghold, and ABC was "languishing in last place." The crisis of ABC called for something new, for something that would...

    Paper - 9788776749064 - $ 29.95

  • Undoing Time

    Undoing Time

    The Life and Work of Samuel Beckett

    By Jennifer Birkett

    Since his death in 1989, it has become difficult to imagine that Samuel Beckett was once a virtually unknown writer. Born in 1906 into a respectable middle-class family in a Dublin suburb, he came late to fame in the early 1950s with the ground-breaking play, Waiting for Godot. Since Godot, Beckett's...

    Cloth - 9780716532910 - $ 75.00