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Social Selves - Theories of the Social Formation of Personality

By: Burkitt, Ian

Price: £6.50

Publisher: London, SAGE Publications: 2000

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 10986


Paperback, 215mm x 134mm , vii prelims, 229pp. plus index, Good +/NoWrapper. Paperback has been handled. Some wear and discolouring to block edges, front endpaper has some staining, spine singly creased, else clean and tight. "An interdisciplinary overview of theories of the social formation of personality." Catalogue: Social Science and Psychology. Keywords: ethogenics, interactionism, linguistics View more info

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Happiness

By: Chittister, Joan D.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, Darton, Longman & Todd: 2011

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 16180


Paperback, 215mm x 134mm , xviii prelims, 238pp. Good +++/NoWrapper. Book has been read, still clean with minimal wear. An historically-informed account of the human phenomenon of happiness, and how to achieve it. Catalogue: Social Science and Psychology. Keywords: religion, faith, personality, positivity View more info

Pink Ice - Britain and the South Atlantic Empire

By: Dodds, Klaus

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London & New York, I.B. Tauris: 2002

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 9804


Hardback, 24cm x 16cm black cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, xxiii prelims, 229+pp. plus index, Photographic illustrations. Good +++/NoWrapper. Book is tight and clean with no obvious imperfections save for some faint marks to rear board. Scholarly historical account of the British presence in Antarctica and the islands of the far South. Catalogue: Social Science and Psychology. Keywords: Falklands, Antarctica, Britain View more info

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The War over Work - The Future of Work and family

By: Edgar, Don

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Melbourne University Press: 2005

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 12094


Paperback, 235mm x 152mm , ix prelims, 218pp. plus index, Good +++/NoWrapper. Paperback is tight and clean with no creasing or curling. Just a little hint of grubbiness to block edges only. A bold and authoritative account of work patterns and the labour market in Australia, by a leading Australian sociologist and commentator. Catalogue: Social Science and Psychology. Keywords: Australia, labor, empliyment, society View more info

Piaget and Conceptual Development with a cross-cultural study of number and quantity

By: Hyde, D.M.G.

Price: £4.50

Publisher: London, Holt Rinehart Winston: 1970

Edition: first edition

Inscription: Previous owner's name

Seller ID: 8432


Hardback, 228mm x 146mm , xiv prelims, 246pp. plus index, Good/NoWrapper. Previous owner's name. Paperback is tight, pages clean and unmarked, though edges darkened, and book is generally grubby from handling, with even darkening to edges of rear also. Comparative overview of Piaget's work leads into the author's own Piaget-infuenced work. Catalogue: Social Science and Psychology. Keywords: Piaget, Number, Development, Hyde View more info

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Social Identity

By: Jenkins, Richard

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London / New York, Routledge: 2008

Edition: third edition

Seller ID: 10803


Paperback, 197mm x 128mm , x prelims, 246pp. plus index, Good +/NoWrapper. Paperback has been well read, with some wear to edges and light creasing to spine. Binding tight and page unmarked. Third edition of standard student introduction to contemporary identity theory. Catalogue: Social Science and Psychology. Keywords: sociology, gender, race, identity View more info

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Caged in Our Own Signs: A Book About Semiotics

By: Kim, Kyong Liong

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Norwood, NJ, Abbex Publishing: 1996

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 9766


Paperback, 227mm x 150mm , xiv prelims, 242pp. plus index, Good +/NoWrapper. Book has been read, some light edgewear and curling of covers but no creasing. Pink highlighting to early pages, rare after p.48. Volume LV in the series "Advances in Discourse Processes" offers an overview of semiotics for the undergraduate-level reader - or decoder, if you prefer. Catalogue: Social Science and Psychology. Keywords: Sign, meaning, text, ideology View more info

Ruling Britannia - The Failure and Future of British Democracy

By: Marr, Andrew

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, Michael Joseph: 1995

Edition: first edition

Inscription: Owners inscription

Seller ID: 9801


Hardback, 24cm x 16cm black cloth boards, white titles, first edition5th state, 372pp. plus index, Very Good/NoWrapper. Owners inscription. Book is overall tight and clean and still in very good condition, even with some foxing to top block edge. Dustwrapper is clean with little or no wear. Examination of the sources of political power in Britain in the pre-Blair era by the future BBC political editor. Catalogue: Social Science and Psychology. Keywords: Marr, poliri... View more info

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Here Comes Everybody - The Power of Organizing without Organizations

By: Shirky, Clay

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Allen Lane: 2008

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 7874


Hardback, 241mm x 160mm black cloth boards, white titles, first edition2nd state, 328pp. plus index, Near Fine/Near Fine. Book is near fine. Dustwrapper is near fine. Guide to collective action of all kinds - professional, cultural, political - in the Information Age. Catalogue: Social Science and Psychology. Keywords: Internet, organization, media View more info

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Jung and the Story of Our Time

By: van der Post, Laurens

Price: £4.25

Publisher: London, Penguin: 1978

Edition: first thus

Seller ID: 14058


Paperback, 197mm x 128mm , xii prelims, 275pp. Good +++/NoWrapper. Paperback is clean with minimal wear. Softcover edition of van der Post's 1976 account of his post-WW2 friendship with the aged C.G. Jung, being also an earnest review of the great psychologist's contribution to human understanding. Catalogue: Social Science and Psychology. Keywords: psychology, archetype, Freud, humanity View more info

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Connecting the Nineteenth-Century World - The Telegraph and Globalization

By: Wenzlhuemer, Roland

Price: £55.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge University Press: 2013

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 10605


Hardback, 235mm x 157mm black cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, xvi prelims, 339pp. plus index, Black and white illustrations. Near Fine/Good +++. Book is near fine. Dustwrapper is bright and clean with no wear, just one surface tear at bottom rear corner. The story of how one massive technological advance of the 19th century changed the world for ever. With full bibliography and references for the scholar. Catalogue: Social Science and Psychology. Keywords: ... View more info