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 Politics

By any measure, New Zealand must confront some monumental issues in the years ahead. From the future of work to climate change, geopolitical upheaval to housing affordability, wealth inequality to new populism - these challenges ar... read more

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: 9780947492588
: Bridget Williams Books
: Bridget Williams Books
: 240mm X 170mm
: New Zealand
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: Max Harris
: 332
: Paperback
: books
The New Zealand Project
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Naomi Klein - award-winning journalist, bestselling author of No Logo, The Shock Doctrine and This Changes Everything, scourge of brand bullies and corporate liars - gives us the toolkit we need to survive our ... read more

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: 9780241320884
: Penguin Books Ltd
: Allen Lane
: 210mm X 143mm
: United Kingdom
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: Naomi Klein
: 240
: 303.484
: en
: Paperback
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No Is Not Enough: Defeating the new shock politics
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Category:

 Society

A memoir in the form of a series of sharply etched vignettes that shift astonishingly in time and mood, and range in place from Africa and the US to the streets of London. It demonstrates that no moment is isolated, and that privilege, conflict, race and gender are inherent in all our encounters, from the banal to the extreme.

What do you report when you become uncertain of the facts, of the notion of truth and of the purpose of writing? What can you understand of yourself when you are uncertain how or if your memories can be correlated with known 'facts'?... read more

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: 9781909585218
: CB Editions
: CB Editions
: 198mm X 129mm
: United Kingdom
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: Lara Pawson
: 070.92
: Paperback
: books
This is the Place to Be
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Category:

 History

Three distinct stories about three distinct men, but with one thing in common - they all paid the price for standing up for what they believed. From a great writer, three great stories about conscience and consequence... read more

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: 9781775540908
: HarperCollins Publishers (New Zealand)
: HarperCollins Publishers (New Zealand)
: 211mm X 154mm X 23mm
: New Zealand
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: James McNeish
: 320
: en
: Paperback
: books
Breaking Ranks: Three Interrupted Lives
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Category:

 Gender

What does 'feminism' mean today? That is the question at the heart of this personal, eloquently-argued essay by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, the award-winning author of 'Americanah' and 'Half of a Yellow Sun'.

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: 9780008115272
: HarperCollins Publishers
: Fourth Estate Ltd
: 166mm X 116mm
: United Kingdom
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: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
: 52
: 824.914080896
: en
: Paperback
: books
We Should All be Feminists
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In August 2010, a New Zealand soldier died in a roadside bomb blast in Afghanistan. In retaliation, the New Zealand SAS led a raid on two isolated villages in search of the fighters they suspe... read more

An expose of the killing of civilians in Afghanistan by the New Zealand SAS, and of a cover-up that implicates the highest levels of government. 

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: 9780947503390
: Potton & Burton
: Potton & Burton
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: Nicky Hager & Jon Stephenson
: books
Hit and Run: The New Zealand SAS in Afghanistan and the Meaning of Honour
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Orthodox is obsolete; conventional is kaput. We thought we knew how we make economics, politics, technology and nature work for us. But increasingly, they are failing to run by the rules and systems we've ... read more

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: 9780994135407
: Bridget Williams Books
: Bridget Williams Books
: 180mm X 110mm
: New Zealand
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: Rod Oram
: 120
: 609
: Paperback
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Three Cities : Seeking Hope in the Anthropcene (BWB Texts)
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Category:

 Gender

Series:BWB Texts

'What has happened to New Zealand women's economic and social status over the last twenty years?'In 1994, economist Prue Hyman published Women and Economics, an overview of the status of women in the New Zealan... read more

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: 9780994135469
: Bridget Williams Books
: Bridget Williams Books
: 180mm X 110mm
: New Zealand
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: Prue Hyman
: 120
: 305.4
: Paperback
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Hopes Dashed?: The Economics of Gender Inequality
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Category:

 Politics

More than twenty years ago, the longtime NPR correspondent Anne Garrels began to visit the region of Chelyabinsk, an aging military-industrial center a thousand miles east of Moscow that is home to the Russian nuclear program. Her goal was... read more

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: 9781250118110
: Pan Macmillan Australia Pty, Limited
: Pan Macmillan Australia Pty, Limited
: 210mm X 140mm X 16mm
: United States
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: Anne Garrels
: 240
: 947.43
: Paperback
: books
Putin Country
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Category:

 Politics

The return of the best-selling, award-winning economist extraordinaire With the same powerful evidence, and range of reference, as his global bestseller Capital in the Twenty-First Century - and in columns of 700 words, rather than 700 pages... read more

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: 9780241307205
: Penguin Books Ltd
: Viking
: 198mm X 129mm
: United Kingdom
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: Thomas Piketty
: 192
: 330.9051
: 1
: Paperback
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Chronicles
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Category:

 Economics

Awards:Winner of the 2017 Pulitzer Prize for General Non Fiction

'Essential. A compelling and damning exploration of the abuse of one of our basic human rights: shelter.' --Owen Jones
'If I could require the president to read one book it would be Evicted' --Zadie S... read more

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: 9780141983318
: Penguin Books Ltd
: Penguin Books Ltd
: 198mm X 129mm
: United Kingdom
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: Matthew Desmond
: 432
: 339.460973
: en
: Paperback
: books
Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City
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'You will not read a more important book about America this year' Economist 'From a former marine and Yale graduate, a powerful account of growing up in a poor Rust Belt town that offers a broader, prob... read more

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: 9780008220556
: HarperCollins Publishers
: William Collins
: 234mm X 153mm
: United Kingdom
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: J. D. Vance
: 272
: 973.92092
: en
: Paperback
: books
Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and a Culture in Crisis
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