Books by Publisher: Dunedin Academic Press

    Coal Mining in the East Neuk of Fife

    By John McManus

    Hardback Save £1.29 = £23.70

    Coal mining in Fife has an industrial history of four hundred years, although, in the East Neuk of Fife, despite many accessible and shallow deposits, the industry is long inactive. John McManus provides a survey of the geology and a history of the socio-economic factors that led to the rise...

    Socialising Transgender: Support in Transition

    By Kate Norman

    Paperback Save £0.76 = £20.74

    An evaluation of social support to transgender people relating to gender identity, gender transition, discrimination and mental health, leading to consideration of the niche for transgender people in a bi-gendered society, and of the developing socialization of transgender which counter-balances the consequences of its initial medicalization.

    Child Protection and Disability: Ethical, Methodological and Practical Challenges for Research

    Paperback Save £0.53 = £19.42

    An edited volume that explores the ethical, methodological and practical challenges in conducting child protection research with deaf and disabled children and young people.

    Housing and Housing Management: Balancing the Two Key Contracts

    By Nigel Sprigings

    Paperback Save £0.53 = £19.42

    Adequate and affordable housing provision is one of the key elements of a functioning democracy. Modern political approaches to housing are driving the management of social housing in particular directions while failing to ensure housing supply in the private rented sector. The author reviews housing provision and suggests policy improvements.

    Volcanoes of Europe

    By Dougal Jerram

    Paperback £27.95

    The volcanoes of Europe offer dramatic landscapes, intriguing geological and geographical characteristics, and compelling histories of their interaction with those who have chosen to live on and near them. This new colour illustrated edition presents a wealth of up-to-date material in a comprehensive and thoroughly researched introduction.


    By Mike Leeder

    Hardback Save £1.29 = £23.70

    GeoBritannica concerns the geological legacy of Britain. It discusses the origins of these island landscapes and how people have used its material and shapes both practically and artistically.

    Risk and Resilience: Global Learning Across the Age Span

    Paperback Save £0.53 = £19.42

    Explores the issues of risk and resilience in health and social care across the age spectrum and analyses the underpinning concepts.

    International Migration

    By Philomena de Lima

    Paperback £19.42

    Migration is a much debated issue. The increase in numbers and diversity of migrants is recognised as posing significant challenges for social and public policies. These trends have significant implications for access to public services including health and social care services.

    School Leadership

    Paperback Save £1.28 = £23.67

    School Leadership summarizes current thinking about leadership in schools and suggests ways forward. School leadership is set in its social context. The book is required reading for head teachers and for those aspiring to leadership roles in schools.

    Child Protection, Public Health and Nursing

    Paperback Save £0.53 = £19.42

    Examines the crucial role of nurses and other public health professionals in child protection.

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