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            Legalized Gambling
              

            Legalized Gambling (Library Binding)

            By Ruschmann, Paul; Series edited by Marzilli, Alan

            • RRP: $180.50
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            The United States has struggled with gambling policy since colonial days, and its legal stance has alternated between legalization and prohibition. This book explains how the debate over gambling has become more intense because of the proliferation of online casinos and the popul...arity of illegal sports betting.
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            ISBN 9780791098356
            Released NZ 30 Jan 2009
            Publisher Chelsea House
            Interest Age 14+ years
            Series Point/Counterpoint (Chelsea Hardcover)
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            New Zealand As It Might Have Been
              

            New Zealand As It Might Have Been (Trade Paperback / Paperback, illustrated edition)

            By Levine, Stephen

            • RRP: $34.99
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            At times playful, and at other times serious, this book is an exercise in disciplined creativity, as leading historians and political scientists re-examine key events and decisions in New ZealandOs history, sensitive to possibilities that were plausible at the time, circumstances... that with only a modest degree of adjustment could well have taken an entirely different turn . . .
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            ISBN 9780864735454
            Published NZ 13 Nov 2006
            Publisher Victoria University Press
            Interest Age General Audience
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            New Zealand Politics and Social Patterns
              

            New Zealand Politics and Social Patterns (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Robert, Chapman; Chapman, Robert; Edited by McLeay, Elizabeth

            • RRP: $49.99
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            This is a collection of essays from Chapman, a commentator on New Zealand politics and society for over forty years.

            ISBN 9780864733610
            Published NZ 14 Jun 1999
            Publisher Victoria University Press
            Interest Age General Audience
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            World Leaders: Jacinda Ardern: Prime Minister of New Zealand
               

            World Leaders: Jacinda Ardern: Prime Minister of New Zealand (Library Binding)

            By Henzel, Cynthia, Kennedy

            • Imp. $100.50
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            Introduces readers to the political career of New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern. Combines a biography of Ardern with an overview of important events in New Zealand's history and an explanation of the country's political system. Includes infographics, discussion questions,... and a Country Profile feature that lists statistics about New Zealand. --Provided by publisher.
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            ISBN 9781641853613
            Released NZ 1 Jan 2019
            Publisher Misc - South Pacific Books
            Interest Age 10-12 years
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            Theater and Political Process: Staging Identities in Tokelau and New Zealand
               

            Theater and Political Process: Staging Identities in Tokelau and New Zealand (Hardback, New title)

            By Hoem, Ingjerd

            • RRP: $190.99
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            The Argonauts in the Pacific have not been exempt from general historical developments in the world around them. By focusing on two plays performed by the Tokelau Te Ata theatre group, the author reveals the self-perceptions of the Tokelau and highlights the dynamic relationship ...between issues of representation and a variety of political processes.
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            ISBN 9781571815835
            Released NZ 26 Oct 2004
            Publisher Berghahn Books
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Democracy In Nz : International Isea Country Study
             

            Democracy In Nz : International Isea Country Study (Paperback)

            By John, Henderson

            • RRP: $68.99
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            This authoritative study draws on an international framework to answer some fundamental questions such as: do elections matter, does parliament hold the government accountable, do all New Zealanders enjoy civil, political, economic, and social rights, are political parties good o...r bad for the economy.
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            ISBN 9781877175046
            Released NZ 2 May 2008
            Publisher Macmillan Brown Centre
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Papers on Social Work
             

            Papers on Social Work (Paperback, 2nd Revised edition)

            By Cleave, Peter

            • RRP: $191.99
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            A collection of essays centred around themes of conflict. The topics include conventional research challenged with an idea of indigenous modes of inquiry, confrontational film and theatre in 1990's New Zealand, athe condieration of the native, the outlaw and the frontier, and a c...onsideration of the grotesque.
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            ISBN 9781877229213
            Published NZ 1 May 2007
            Publisher Campus Press
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            Women in Indonesia: Gender, Equity and Development
              

            Women in Indonesia: Gender, Equity and Development (Paperback)

            Edited by Robinson, Kathryn; Bessell, Sharon

            • RRP: $50.99
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            In 2001 Indonesia appointed its first female President - Megawati Sukarnoputri. This book explores gender relations in Indonesia and presents an overview of the political, social, cultural and economic situation of women.

            ISBN 9789812301581
            Released NZ 31 May 2002
            Publisher Misc - South Pacific Books
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            Helen: Portrait of a Prime Minister
              

            Helen: Portrait of a Prime Minister (Hardback)

            By Edwards, Brian

            • RRP: $55.00
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            Brian Edwards has written a comprehensive and balanced account of the life, times and character of the real Helen Clark. Part oral history, part biography, the narrative follows Helen's life from early childhood to the present day.

            ISBN 9780908988204
            Published NZ 1 Nov 2001
            Publisher Exisle Publishing
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Ngapua: The Political Life of Hone Heke Ngapua, MHR
              

            Ngapua: The Political Life of Hone Heke Ngapua, MHR (Trade Paperback / Paperback, illustrated edition)

            By Moon, Paul

            • RRP: $39.99
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            Paul Moons long awaited biography of Hone Heke Ngapua is an "epic journey into the life of one of the greatest Maori leaders of the last two centuries" that also offers what is, at times, a major reinterpretation of Maori politics". Most of Ngapua's history has remained hidden. M...oon's "meticulous reconstruction of this extraordinary politician was possible because he was granted full use of Ngapua's personal papers, to which no other biographer has had access."
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            ISBN 9781877378027
            Published NZ 1 Feb 2006
            Publisher David Ling Publishing Limited
            Interest Age 14+ years
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