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Book Clubs: Women and the Uses of Reading in Everyday Life

Paperback, 12/08/2003, £23.50
£21.15
Why do women join book clubs? What do the women discuss when they meet? to answer questions like these, Long spent years observing and participating in women's book clubs in the Houston area. She discovered that members find reading a crucial way for them to reflect on their lives.

Cutting the Fuse: The Explosion of Global Suicide Terrorism and How to Stop it

Paperback, 13/04/2012, £15.00
£13.50
Offers knowledge about the origins of suicide terrorism and strategies to stop it. This title examines every suicide terrorist attack worldwide from 1980 to 2009. It provides insights that challenge how we understand the root causes of terrorist campaigns - and reveals why the War on Terror has been ultimately counterproductive.

Demons in Eden: The Paradox of Plant Diversity

Paperback, 12/08/2008, £13.50
£12.15
Explores the diversity of plant life in regions such as Japan, the Royal Botanical Gardens, Florida, southeast Mexico, and, the Canary Islands. This book looks closely at the evolution of plant diversity in these locales and explains why such variety persists in light of ecological patterns and evolutionary processes.

Vestiges of the Natural History of Creation: And Other Evolutionary Writings

Paperback, 01/06/1994, £37.00
£33.30
Originally published anonymously in 1844, "Vestiges" was the first attempt to connect the natural sciences to a history of creation. This volume includes Chambers's earliest works on cosmology, an essay on Darwin and an autobiographical essay. It also features a new introduction by James Secord.

Craft of Research 4ed

Paperback, 28/10/2016, £14.00
£12.60

Chicago Guide to Communicating Science

Paperback, 24/03/2017, £19.00
£17.10

Digital Paper: A Manual for Research and Writing with Library and Internet Materials

Paperback, 02/09/2014, £15.00
£13.50
Tells what every senior researcher knows: that research is not a mechanical, linear process, but a thoughtful and adventurous journey through a nonlinear world. The author breaks library research into seven basic and simultaneous tasks: design, search, scanning/browsing, reading, analyzing, filing, and writing.
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