Interdisciplinary studies

    The Lost Boys: inside Muzafer Sherif\'s Robbers Cave experiment

    By Gina Perry

    Paperback £10.78

    The fascinating true story of one of the most controversial psychological experiments of the modern era - a real-life Lord of the Flies. Competition. Prejudice. Discrimination. Conflict. In 1954, a group of boys attended a remote summer camp where they were split into two groups, and forced to bully, harass,...

    Why Europe Intervenes in Africa

    By Catherine Gegout

    Hardback £28.71

    Gegout's book offers a sharp rebuke to those who believe that altruism is the guiding principle of Western intervention in Africa.

    Custard, Culverts and Cake

    Paperback £13.70

    Leading scholars from the Academic Archers network combine a love of The Archers with their specialist subjects, in Custard, Culverts and Cake - a sometimes serious, but most often wry look at the people of Ambridge. Scholars take on subjects such as food, geography, social media, faith and naturally, the...

    Answers for Modern Communicators

    By Deirdre Breakenridge

    Paperback £36.41

    This book provides students and professionals with practical answers to important career and communication questions, helping them to communicate successfully in a business setting. Communication expert, Deirdre Breakenridge, examines the ways in which professionals can make the most of their careers in a fast-changing media landscape, offering advice on how...

    Churchill's Last Stand

    By Felix Klos

    Hardback £21.21

    'When the Nazi power was broken, I asked myself what was the best advice I could give to my fellow citizens here in this island and across the channel in our ravaged continent. There was no difficulty in answering the question. My counsel to Europe can be given in a...

    Global and International History

    By Antoine Acker

    Paperback £21.89

    This book studies the interplay between deforestation, forced labor, and capitalist development in the Amazon through a case study involving Volkswagen in the years of the Brazilian military dictatorship. Focused on both international and local connections, it shows how an agenda for tropical rainforests emerged through economic globalization.

    China's Market Communism

    By Steven Rosefielde

    Paperback £28.77

    China's Market Communism guides readers step by step up the ladder of China's reforms and transformational possibilities to a full understanding of Beijing's communist and post-communist options by investigating the lessons that Xi can learn from Mao, Adam Smith and inclusive economic theory. The book sharply distinguishes what can be...

    Understanding Global Poverty

    By Benjamin Curtis

    Paperback Save £2.52 = £30.47

    Understanding Global Poverty introduces students to the study and analysis of poverty, helping them to understand why it is pervasive across human societies, and how it can be reduced through proven policy solutions. Using the capabilities and human development approach, the book foregrounds the human aspects of poverty, keeping the...

    Metaphorical Stories in Discourse

    By L. David Ritchie

    Hardback £74.28

    When Hillary Clinton conceded in 2008 that she didn't quite 'shatter the glass ceiling', she used an abbreviated metaphorical story, in which stories about one topic are presented as stories about something entirely different. This book examines metaphorical stories as a means to a deeper understanding of ordinary communication.

    Agency of Organizing

    Paperback Save £2.52 = £30.47

    Winner of the National Communication Association Organizational Communication Division's 2018 Edited Book Award The Agency of Organizing explains why the notion of agency is central to understanding what organizations are, how they come into existence, continue to exist, or fade away, and how they function. Written by leading organizational communication...

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