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              Green Nomads Wild Places

              Green Nomads Wild Places (Hardback)

              By Brown, Bob; Thomas, Paul

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              Visit some of the most remote and beautiful places of south and west Australia in Green Nomads Wild Places, Bob Brown and partner Paul Thomas's three-month adventure across Australia. This is a photographic and written record of a journey that took them first by yacht and then by... road along the coasts and by-ways of southern Australia. They floated in hidden harbours and on ancient rivers, climbed over age-old rock formations, and camped at isolated Bush Heritage Australia properties, revelling in the beauty of the natural universe. Bob Brown and Paul Thomas remind us how extraordinary and diverse is our natural world. Green Nomads Wild Places is a superb companion to Green Nomads, the book of their first 19 000 kilometre journey inland through eastern Australia, which followed Bob's retirement after 16 years in the Senate. Praise for Bob and Paul's previous book, Green Nomads: GreenNomadscan be compared with publications by other stalwart defenders of the world's ecological systems such as David Attenborough and the Prince of Wales. - Clyde Selby, Mercury Green Nomads is ... pretty much all that you could imagine: glorious - Thuy On, Sunday Age
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              ISBN 9781743794975
              Published NZ 1 Dec 2018
              Publisher Hardie Grant Books
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              The Ihaka Trilogy (2 Volume Set)
                 

              The Ihaka Trilogy (2 Volume Set) (Trade Paperback / Paperback, [Large Print])

              By Thomas, Paul

              • RRP: $99.99
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              Old School Tie (aka Dirty Laundry), Inside Dope, and Guerilla Season are a trilogy of New Zealand-based comic crime thrillers by Paul Thomas. Inside Dope won the inaugural Ned Kelly Award presented by the Crime Writers' Association of Australia for best crime novel of the year. T...he common thread in the three books is the character of the maveric...
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              ISBN 9781459605008
              Released NZ 5 Nov 2010
              Publisher ReadHowYouWant.com Ltd
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              Series Read How You Want
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              Work in Progress
                

              Work in Progress (Paperback, [Large Print])

              By Thomas, Paul

              • RRP: $44.99
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              This novel is an acute, darkly comic portrayal of changing times and sexual mores, and the baby boomer generation in the shadow of mid - life crisis. Novelist Max Napier didn't set out to make a mess of his life, but if you choose to entertain romantic notions and a raffish self ...- image, it's always on the cards. Now on the brink of turning 50, ...
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              ISBN 9781459672116
              Released NZ 12 Oct 2013
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              Fallout: A Tito Ihaka Novel
                 

              Fallout: A Tito Ihaka Novel (Paperback, [Large Print])

              By Thomas, Paul

              New Zealand's leading crime writer, Paul Thomas is back with his fifth Ihaka blockbuster - all four previous books were huge sellers, with Death on Demand winning the Ngaio Marsh award for best crime novel and Old School Tie winning Australia's prestigious Ned Kelly Award for cri...me writing. Fallout is a fast - paced sequel to Death on Demand, in...
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              ISBN 9781459697089
              Released NZ 28 Jul 2015
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              Peter Bush - A Life in Focus (1 Volume Set)
                

              Peter Bush - A Life in Focus (1 Volume Set) (Paperback, [Large Print])

              By Thomas, Paul; Bush, Peter

              • RRP: $39.99
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              The biography of the renowned photographer and personality

              ISBN 9781459627802
              Released NZ 26 Aug 2011
              Publisher ReadHowYouWant.com Ltd
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              Social Context Reform: A Pedagogy of Equity and Opportunity
               

              Social Context Reform: A Pedagogy of Equity and Opportunity (Hardback)

              Edited by Thomas, Paul; Porfilio, Brad J.; Gorlewski, Julie; Carr, Paul R.

              • RRP: $294.00
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              Currently, both the status quo of public education and the No Excuses Reform policies are identical. The reform offers a popular and compelling narrative based on the meritocracy and rugged individualism myths that are supposed to define American idealism. This volume will refute... this ideology by proposing Social Context Reform, a term coined by Paul Thomas which argues for educational change within a larger plan to reform social inequity-such as access to health care, food, higher employment, better wages and job security. Since the accountability era in the early 1980s, policy, public discourse, media coverage, and scholarly works have focused primarily on reforming schools themselves. Here, the evidence that school-only reform does not work is combined with a bold argument to expand the discourse and policy surrounding education reform to include how social, school, and classroom reform must work in unison to achieve goals of democracy, equity, and opportunity both in and through public education. This volume will include a wide variety of essays from leading critical scholars addressing the complex elements of social context reform, all of which address the need to re-conceptualize accountability and to seek equity and opportunity in social and education reform.
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              ISBN 9781138788619
              Released NZ 18 Jun 2014
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Routledge Research in Education Policy and Politics
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              Karl Marx and the Anarchists Library Editions: Political Science Volume 60
               

              Karl Marx and the Anarchists Library Editions: Political Science Volume 60 (Hardback)

              By Thomas, Paul

              • RRP: $388.00
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              Examines Marx's disputes with, and attacks upon, those anarchist theoreticians he encountered at various stages of his career. This study discusses and analyzes the formative influences upon Marx's writings and his political activity.

              ISBN 9780415556026
              Released NZ 6 Oct 2009
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Routledge Library Editions: Political Science
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              Successful Study: Skills for teaching assistants and early years practitioners
               

              Successful Study: Skills for teaching assistants and early years practitioners (Hardback, 2nd New edition)

              By Ritchie, Christine; Thomas, Paul

              • RRP: $282.00
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              Successful Study is a guide for students embarking upon an education related Foundation Degree without previous study experience. It is aimed at those re-entering Higher Education (HE) after a long gap or for those who left school without thinking about going to university to stu...dy and are now starting HE study for the first time. The world of study at university can be a daunting and bewildering place for new students unfamiliar with the academic processes such as writing essays and presenting portfolios. This book offers clear and straight-forward explanations of how to prepare for study, how to work at higher education level and how to tackle assignments. This new edition has been fully updated to include: Clear links to work-based practices throughout Advice for students with disability Guidance on using e-resources Tips for managing your learning and increasing motivation How to think critically Reflective practice With case studies, tasks and opportunities for reflection, this accessible book has been specifically designed for those on Teaching Assistant, Early Years or related Foundation Degrees and will be an essential resource for those wanting to find the answers to study questions quickly and easily.
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              ISBN 9780415709088
              Released NZ 10 Dec 2013
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
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              Marxism & Scientific Socialism: From Engels to Althusser
               

              Marxism & Scientific Socialism: From Engels to Althusser (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Thomas, Paul; Thomas, Paul, MB

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              Providing a vivid intellectual history of Marxist and socialist thought, this book explores the development of the idea of scientific socialism through the nineteenth and twentieth century from its origins in Engels to its last manifestation in the work of Althusser.

              ISBN 9780415779166
              Released NZ 1 Jun 2009
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Routledge Studies in Social and Political Thought
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              The Empty Bed
               

              The Empty Bed (Paperback)

              By Thomas, Paul

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              When Nick Kerr's wife comes home from a business dinner a little more receptive than usual, he's suspicious. After she confesses all and asks for a separation, Nick finds that his wife has been getting her hands dirty in all sorts of places. Then she winds up dead, and Nick is th...e prime suspect.
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              ISBN 9780732271718
              Published NZ 30 Apr 2003
              Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
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