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              Women's Health and Wellbeing
               

              Women's Health and Wellbeing (Paperback)

              Edited by Healey, Justin

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              Women may live longer than men, however they have more long-term health conditions than men. This book provides an overview of women's health statistics in Australia, and focuses on a range of major risks and conditions which are specific to the health and wellbeing of women.

              ISBN 9781920801854
              Published NZ 18 Apr 2008
              Publisher THE SPINNEY PRESS
              Interest Age 13+ years
              Series Issues in Society
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              Dieting and Eating Disorders
               

              Dieting and Eating Disorders (Paperback)

              Edited by Healey, Justin

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              The pressure for young people to go on fad diets is a challenge to healthy eating habits.

              ISBN 9781920801458
              Published NZ 26 Apr 2006
              Publisher THE SPINNEY PRESS
              Interest Age 13+ years
              Series Issues in Society
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              Attention Hyperactivity Disorder
               

              Attention Hyperactivity Disorder (Paperback)

              Edited by Healey, Justin

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              ADHD or ADD, is a controversial and increasingly prevalent behavioural and developmental disorder that affects between 2-10% of Australian children. What are the causes and symptoms of ADHD? Why are increasing numbers of Australian children being diagnosed with ADHD? What are the... most effective treatment options?
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              ISBN 9781920801526
              Published NZ 21 Jul 2006
              Publisher THE SPINNEY PRESS
              Interest Age 13+ years
              Series Issues in Society
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              Cloning and Stem Cell Research
               

              Cloning and Stem Cell Research (Paperback)

              Edited by Healey, Justin

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              Cloning is the production of a cell or organism with the same nuclear genome as another cell or organism. This book looks at the latest breakthroughs in animal and human reproductive cloning, therapeautic cloning and stem cell research, and the ethical issues raised by this resea...rch.
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              ISBN 9781920801755
              Published NZ 21 Jan 2008
              Publisher THE SPINNEY PRESS
              Interest Age 13+ years
              Series Issues in Society
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              Amphetamine Use
               

              Amphetamine Use (Paperback)

              Edited by Healey, Justin

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              The rise in amphetamine use in some countries has reached epidemic levels. What are the medical, psychiatric, criminal and social impacts of this drug. This book seeks to educate readers about the forms and effects of amphetamines, a drug which can be snorted, ingested, smoked an...d injected, destroying lives in the process.
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              ISBN 9781920801694
              Published NZ 24 Jul 2007
              Publisher THE SPINNEY PRESS
              Interest Age 13+ years
              Series Issues in Society
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              Old Growth Forests
               

              Old Growth Forests (Paperback)

              Edited by Healey, Justin

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              Old growth forests are important in maintaining biodiversity and ecological functions and are recognised as having high aesthetic, cultural and natural conservation values. This book examines the current state of forestry and conservation in relation to old growth forests in the ...light of recent Federal Government commitments.
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              ISBN 9781920801656
              Published NZ 20 Apr 2007
              Publisher THE SPINNEY PRESS
              Interest Age 13+ years
              Series Issues in Society
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              CHILDHOOD AND SOCIETY
               

              CHILDHOOD AND SOCIETY (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Lee, Nick; Foreword by May, Tim

              • RRP: $119.50
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              Adulthood is no longer lived as a state of personal completion. Careers, intimate relationships, even identities, are increasingly provisional. Does this mean that there is no significant difference between adults and children? This book examines these issues through assessments ...of theories of childhood in a globalizing and mediated social world.
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              ISBN 9780335206087
              Released NZ 15 Oct 2001
              Publisher Open University Press
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Issues in Society
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              GOVERNANCE OF SCIENCE
               

              GOVERNANCE OF SCIENCE (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Fuller, Steve

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              Offers a perspective on the governance of science from the standpoint of social and political theory. This book proceeds by rejecting liberal and communitarian ideologies of science, in favor of a 'republican' approach centred on 'the right to be wrong'. It offers a social histor...y of the struggle to render the university a 'republic of science'.
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              ISBN 9780335202348
              Released NZ 15 Dec 1999
              Publisher Open University Press
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Issues in Society
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              Citizenship in a Global Age
               

              Citizenship in a Global Age (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Delanty

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              Provides an overview of the main debates on citizenship and the implications of globalization. This book argues that citizenship is no longer defined by nationality and the nation state, and has become de-territorialized and fragmented into the separate discourses of rights, part...icipation, responsibility and identity.
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              ISBN 9780335204892
              Released NZ 15 Dec 2000
              Publisher Open University Press
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Issues in Society
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              RISK, ENVIRONMENT AND SOCIETY
               

              RISK, ENVIRONMENT AND SOCIETY (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Strydom, Piet; Foreword by May, Tim

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              Offers an overview and analysis of nuclear, global environmental and biotechnological dangers, threats and hazards in the context of public debates about risk. This book considers what impact these risks and debates are having on society, transforming underlying cultural assumpti...ons but also public communication, social institutions.
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              ISBN 9780335207831
              Released NZ 15 May 2002
              Publisher Open University Press
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Issues in Society
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