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Human Rights Act : A Practical Guide for Nurses

Paperback, 01/11/2000, £51.50
£46.35
The Human Rights Act came into effect on 2nd October 2000, giving every citizen a clear statement of their rights and responsibilities. For public authorities - such as the NHS - the Act makes it a legal duty to respect and foster the rights of citizens as set out in the European Convention on Human Rights.

Complete Gods and Goddesses of Ancient Egypt

Paperback, 12/01/2017, £18.95
£17.06
The gods and goddesses of ancient Egypt, worshipped for over half of recorded history, are among the most fascinating and complex of any civilization. This is a guide to the deities that lay at the heart of Egyptian religion and society. It examines the evolution, worship and eventual decline of the numerous gods and goddesses.

Eleanor de Montfort: A Rebel Countess in Medieval England

Hardback, 08/03/2012, £35.00
£31.50
As sister of Henry III and aunt of the future Edward I, Eleanor de Montfort was at the heart of the bloody conflict between the Crown and the English barons. A woman of fiery nature, Eleanor worked tirelessly in supporting her husband's cause. Drawing on chronicles, letters and public records, this book reconstructs Eleanor's remarkable life.

Perspectives of People with Dementia: Research Methods and Motivations

Paperback, 15/11/2001, £19.99
£17.99
People with dementia have often played a passive role in the investigation of their condition. The contributors to this book look at ways of redressing the balance and involving them in the research process. They describe the skills that researchers and care staff need when seeking to validate the views of people with dementia successfully.

Restless Creatures

Hardback, 05/05/2016, £20.00
£18.00
A billion-year history of movement, from bacteria to Olympic athletes.

International Relations: A Very Short Introduction

Paperback, 26/07/2007, £8.99
£8.09
Covers topics such as foreign policy, the world economy, and globalization, showing how many disciplines come together in the study of international events. This book explains the theories underlying the subject of International Relations and uses them to investigate issues of foreign policy, arms control, the environment, and world poverty.

Spirit Level: Why Equality Is Better For Everyone

Paperback, 04/11/2010, £10.99
£9.89
Why do we mistrust people more in the UK than in Japan? Why do Americans have higher rates of teenage pregnancy than the French? The answer: inequality. This book provides hard evidence to show: how almost everything - from life expectancy to mental illness, violence to illiteracy - is affected not by how wealthy a society is, but how equal it is.

Global Governance Reader

Paperback, 17/02/2005, £37.99
£34.19
Presents students and scholars with an overview of the way in which the world is governed. This book draws together seventeen significant works by leading specialists in the field, to explore the role of global institutions from the United Nations and NATO, to the International Monetary Fund, World Bank and the World Trade Organisation.

Philosophy of religion;an introduction

Paperback, 03/06/2010, £25.99
£23.39
Suitable for students coming to philosophy of religion for the first time, this title sets traditional arguments such as the problem of evil or the concept of God within the contexts of contemporary debates. It also covers the modern debates such as those on reformed epistemology, theological non-realism and foundationalism.

Princes in the Tower: Did Richard III Murder His Nephews, Edward V & Richard of York?

Hardback, 17/10/2013, £18.99
£11.39
The real story of the 'Prince in the Tower'. Huge interest in Richard III at the moment with the discovery of his skeleton and also with his historical rehabilitation. Written by the author of the most comprehensive biography of Richard ever undertaken, volume 1 published by Amberley, Richard, the Young King To Be.