Title: Globalisation and culture
Author: John Tomlinson
Condition: Pages are slightly yellowed but completely functionable and useable. Good condition.
Publication Date: July 15, 1999 | ISBN-10: 0226807681 | ISBN-13: 978-0226807683 | Edition: 1
Globalization is now widely discussed, but the debates often focus on economic issues. A lucid and engaging writer, John Tomlinson goes far beyond traditional discussions to analyze the wide-ranging cultural, social, and moral aspects of ...
Title: Fashion, Culture And Identity
Author: Fred Davis
Pages: 221 pages
Publisher: The University of Chicago Press
Condition: Very good condition, 1x crease mark on back cover. Not new but good condition.
What do our clothes say about who we are or who we think we are? How does the way we dress communicate messages about our identity? Is the desire to be "in fashion" universal, or is it unique to Western culture? How do fashions change? These are just a few of the intriguing ...
Newly married, Jeannie Gunn accompanies her husband to 'The Elsey', the huge cattle station in the Northern Territory, several hundred miles from the nearest town. She is one of the few white women in the area and her presence is at first resented by the stockmen until her warmth and spirit win their affection and respect.
First published 1908. This reprint 1981. Near Fine in Near Fine dustjacket. No marks or inscriptions. Read once condition. Contains 228 printed pages of text, Bound in ...
Very good condition. No rips or tears on any of the pages and front and back cover in very good condition. 65 pages of biography and includes 63 pages of pictures.
"John Lahr's elegant, penetrating essay, alongside dozens of fascinating photographs from all periods of Sinatra's life, make this an essential book on the greatest popular singer the world has ever seen."
"How to reconcile the enchanting crooner and the explosive bully? What to make of the smoth tones of his voice and the ...
In his consideration of the language of the fashion magazine--the structural analysis of descriptions of women's clothing by writers about fashion--Barthes gives us a brief history of semiology. At the same time, he identifies economics as the underlying reason for the luxuriant prose of the fashion magazine: "Calculating, industrial society is obliged to form consumers who don't calculate; if clothing's producers and consumers had the same consciousness, clothing would be bought (and produced) ...
This is a two-sided book, and like men and women, the two sides complement one another perfectly. Reading the entire book gives the reader a glimpse into the secret world of the opposite sex, what they really think and want when it comes to flirting, dating, sex and love. In this step-by-step guide to flirting, dating, sex and love Katia Loisel-Furey and Paul Morris Segal reveal: * How to attract the one you want, turn a date into a fulfilling relationship and get them coming back for more. * ...
Brand new hardcover dictionary and encyclopedia (Le Petit Robert 2012 and Le Petit Robert des noms propres) still in its original packaging. 60 year anniversary edition, not sold in Australia. RRP $210 but selling for only $130 negotiable. Pick up from Kingsford or Bankstown or delivery can be arranged at buyers expense.
1) Planets in Composite
By Robert Hand
Classic text – analysing Human Relationships
Hardback, very good condition
2) Planets in Love
By John Townley
Human relationships - emotional and sexual etc.
Paperback, good – very good condition
3) Planets in Transit
By Robert Hand
classic text – Life Cycles for Living
Hardback, very good condition
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"Co-written by midwife Catherine Price and childbirth educator Sandra Robinson, with over 35 years collective experience in working closely with women and their families, this invaluable resource will be every prospective parent's bible when having a baby. An Australian bestseller that provides practical, up-to-date information on everything relating to preconception, pregnancy, childbirth and early parenting."
Paperback, 2004 edition.
Description from back of book:
In this easy-to-understand guide, HypnoBirthing founder Marie F. Mongan explodes the myth of pain as a natural accompaniment to birth. She proves through sound medical information that it is not our bodies but our culture that has made childbirth a moment of anguish, and that when we release the fear of birth, a fear that is keeping our bodies tense and closed, we will also release the pain.
Paperback, 3rd edition (published 2005), includes CD.
I have a pile of beginners guitar books for sale.
- 3 x Brand new books, unused, complete with CDs and DVDs which have not been removed from the sleeve.
- 3 x Vintage Guitar books
- 2 x Guitar chord charts.
- Electronic guitar tuner
The books are :
Progressive Guitar Method Book 1 Beginner (with CD and DVD)
by Gary Turner and Brenton White
Complete Learn to Play Fingerpicking Guitar Manual (with 2 CDs)
by Brett Duncan
Progressive Guitar for Beginners - includes ...
Both books are in excellent condition and great reference books:
1) Wildflowers of Southern Western Australia $20
By Margaret G. Corrick & Bruce A. Fuhrer
Paperback inside a nice removable plastic cover, in very good condition
A unique and stunning guide to the beautiful wildflowers of WA.
Lavishly photographed in full colour throughout, with descriptions of more than 700 species that can be cross-referenced to simple maps for quick and easy reference of ...
A Very Rare Antique Magazine of Historical Importance containing
The Announcement of the Discovery of Yeti or Abominable Snowman footprints.
This is an historical issue, as it contains the famous first ever published photos of footprints by Eric Shipton. While attempting to scale Mount Everest in 1951, Shipton took photographs of a number of large prints in the snow, at about 6,000m (20,000 ft) above sea level.
This may be one of only a handful of copies in existence.
The Illustrated ...
1) Awakening the Buddhist Heart by Lama Surya Das
Good condition, Softcover $5
2) In Search of the Medicine Buddha
A Himalayan Journey by David Crow (Acupuncture and Herbal Medicine) and teachings from Tibetan and Ayurvedic doctors.
Good condition, Softcover $5
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For anyone into healing and exploring the interconnection of emotions and the world of colour:
All paperbacks in good condition
1) Color in Your World by Faber Birren
2) The Language of Colour by Dorothee Mella
3) The Colours of Love by Dr Max Luscher (with colour cards)
Dr. Luscher is famous for the Luscher Colour Test
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Chinese Hand Analysis
By Shifu Nagaboshi Tomio (Terence Dukes)
The Buddhist Wu Hsing Method of Understanding Personality and Spiritual Potential.
Revised Edition 1996
Very good condition – like new, Paperback, 348 pages
This is the first and only book in the West to reveal the Buddhist Wu Hsing teaching on the ancient art of hand analysis, developed in the monasteries of India and China.
It is based on the 5 Elements and correlated to the physical, emotional, creative, intellectual ...