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SEEING THROUGH DRAWING: A CELEBRATION OF JOHN BERGER

Paperback, 08/07/2017, £16.00
£14.40
A celebration of the writer and artist John Berger (1926-2017) with texts by his friends and collaborators including Anne Michaels, Geoff Dyer, Katya Berger Andreadakis and Eulalia Bosch. Profusely illustrated through with drawings by John Berger and his son Yves Berger. It is edited and designed by artist John Christie.

Bento's Sketchbook

Hardback, 24/02/2015, £12.99
£11.69
A meditation, in words and images, on the practice of drawing, by the author of Ways of Seeing.

Shape of a Pocket

Paperback, 19/08/2002, £9.99
£8.99
A pocket is formed when two or more people come together in agreement. The resistance is against the inhumanity of the new world economic order. This work features essays about - Rembrandt, Palaeolithic cave painters, a Romanian peasant, ancient Egyptians, an expert in the loneliness of certain hotel bedrooms, and a man in a radio station.

From A to X: A Story in Letters

Paperback, 25/03/2009, £13.99
£12.59
In a dusty, ramshackle town lives A'ida. Her insurgent husband Xavier has been imprisoned. Resolute, sensuous and tender, A'ida's letters to the man she loves tell of daily events in the town, and of its motley collection of inhabitants whose lives flow through hers.

Developing Person Through the Life Span

Hardback, 02/01/2017, £59.99
£53.99

Storytelling Sociology: Narrative as Social Inquiry

Paperback, 31/10/2004, £26.95
£24.26
This book is about the narrative turn in sociology, an approach that views lived experience as constructed, at least in part, by the stories that people tell about it. It is organized around: family and place, the body, education and work, and the passage of time that tell a story about a life course and touch on enduring sociological topics.

Introducing Disability Studies

Paperback, 04/01/2013, £29.95
£26.96
Ronald Berger provides students with a comprehensive, accessible introduction to the key themes and controversies in disability studies. Illustrating the profound consequences of differing conceptions of physical, sensory, and cognitive impairments, Berger provides a solid foundation for making sense of disability as a social phenomenon.

Ways of Seeing

Paperback, 25/09/2008, £8.99
£8.09
Seeing comes before words. The child looks and recognizes before it can speak. But, there is also another sense in which seeing comes before words. It is seeing which establishes our place in the surrounding world. The relation between what we see and what we know is never settled. This is a book on art in various languages.

Inventing the Nation Germany

Paperback, 25/06/2004, £16.99
£15.29
'What is a German's fatherland?' This has arguably been the central question of modern German history. Germany explains the diverse ways in which national identity has been constructed over more than three centuries.

Fortunate Man: Story of a Country Doctor

Paperback, 04/02/2016, £9.99
£8.99
Berger's exploration of what it means to heal, now inducted into the Canons series nearly fifty years after its first publication

Friendly Enemies

Paperback, 01/12/2014, £25.00
£22.50
During the Cold War, Britain had an astonishing number of contacts and connections with one of the Soviet Bloc's most hard-line regimes: the German Democratic Republic.