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            Decolonizing Methodologies: Research and Indigenous Peoples
              

            Decolonizing Methodologies: Research and Indigenous Peoples (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 3rd edition)

            By Smith, Linda Tuhiwai

            • RRP: $43.99
            • $43.99
            • Pub Date
              2 Jul 21

            Linda Tuhiwai Smith's landmark work on decolonial and indigenous research, thoroughly revised and updated.

            ISBN 9781786998132
            Released NZ 2 Jul 2021
            Publisher BLOOMSBURY ACADEMIC
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            Listen Like You Mean It: Reclaiming the Lost Art of True Connection
             

            Listen Like You Mean It: Reclaiming the Lost Art of True Connection (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Vengoechea, Ximena

            • RRP: $39.99
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            • Pub Date
              13 Jul 21

            Drawing from her own research sessions, as well as stories and interviews with marriage counselors, life coaches, filmmakers, podcast hosts, and other real-life listening experts, Vengoechea shows us how to listen better so that we can all feel heard, connected, and understood in... a world that keeps turning up the volume.
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            ISBN 9781529074000
            Released NZ 13 Jul 2021
            Publisher Pan Macmillan
            Interest Age 18+ years
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            Toxic People: Dealing With Dysfunctional Relationships
             

            Toxic People: Dealing With Dysfunctional Relationships (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Cantopher, Tim

            • RRP: $29.99
            • $23.39
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            • Pub Date
              28 Sep 21

            You don't have to suffer at the hands of toxic colleagues, narcissistic partners or psychopathic bosses - here's how to survive, thrive and most importantly escape or avoid dysfunctional relationships at work or home.

            ISBN 9781529375640
            Released NZ 28 Sep 2021
            Publisher Hodder & Stoughton General Div
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Be Exceptional: Master the Five Traits That Set Extraordinary People Apart
             

            Be Exceptional: Master the Five Traits That Set Extraordinary People Apart (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Navarro, Joe; With Sciarra Poynter, Toni

            • RRP: $34.99
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            • Pub Date
              7 Jul 21

            From internationally bestselling author and retired FBI agent Joe Navarro, a ground-breaking look at the five powerful principles that set exceptional individuals apart

            ISBN 9780008490560
            Released NZ 7 Jul 2021
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
            Interest Age General Audience
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            What We Owe Each Other: A New Social Contract

            What We Owe Each Other: A New Social Contract (Hardback)

            By Shafik, Minouche

            • RRP: $35.00
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            One of the world's most influential economists sets out the basis for a new social contract fit for the 21st century The social contract shapes everything: our political institutions, legal systems and material conditions, but also the organisation of family and community, our we...ll-being, relationships and life prospects.
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            ISBN 9781847926272
            Released NZ 4 Mar 2021
            Publisher Vintage
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            Let's Talk About Hard Things: death, sex, money, and other difficult conversations
             

            Let's Talk About Hard Things: death, sex, money, and other difficult conversations (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Sale, Anna

            • RRP: $40.00
            • $31.20
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            • Pub Date
              2 Jul 21

            Death. Sex. Money. Tricky subjects we're taught to avoid in polite conversation. But if they're so unpleasant, why do so many people tune in regularly to hear Anna Sale asking perfect strangers about them? What if, rather than declaring them off-limits, we could all benefit from ...discussing them more? In Let's Talk About Hard Things, Sale - the host of cult podcast Death, Sex & Money, which tackles life's hard questions - takes her quest for more honest communication into her own life. She considers her history of facing (and sometimes avoiding) difficult subjects, both personal and cultural; she reflects on race, wealth, inequality, love, grief, death, power - all the things that shape our daily lives, the things we should be talking about, but often struggle to. She tracks down people whose stories best illuminate the transformative power of tough conversations, and offers, with her trademark empathy and insight, different ways of approaching these tricky topics with family, friends, loved ones, and strangers alike. Part treatise, part how-to, and part memoir, Let's Talk About Hard Things is candid, unflinching, and entertaining in its quest to make everyone more comfortable with the uncomfortable realities of life. 'The number one driver of human happiness, across time and culture, is meaningful connection to others. The road to connection is conversations. Anna Sale is giving us the encouragement, the example, and the tools to do the one thing that can bring us closer- talk about hard things.' -Kelly Corrigan, host of Kelly Corrigan Wonders and bestselling author of Tell Me More
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            ISBN 9781925713480
            Published NZ 2 Jul 2021
            Publisher Scribe Publications
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Antisocial Media: How Facebook Disconnects Us and Undermines Democracy
             

            Antisocial Media: How Facebook Disconnects Us and Undermines Democracy (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Vaidhyanathan, Siva

            • RRP: $29.99
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            • Pub Date
              24 Oct 21

            If you wanted to build a machine that would distribute propaganda to millions of people, distract them from important issues, energize hatred and bigotry, erode social trust, undermine respectable journalism, foster doubts about science, and engage in massive surveillance all at ...once, you would make something a lot like Facebook. Of course, none of that was part of the plan. In this fully updated paperback edition of Antisocial Media, Siva Vaidhyanathan explains how Facebook devolved from an innocent social site hacked together by Harvard students into a force that, while it may make personal life just a little more pleasurable, makes democracy a lot more challenging. It's an account of the hubris of good intentions, a missionary spirit, and an ideology that sees computer code as the universal solvent for all human problems. And it's an indictment of how social media has fostered the deterioration of democratic culture around the world, from facilitating Russian meddling in support of Trump's election to the exploitation of the platform by murderous authoritarians in Burma and the Philippines. Both authoritative and trenchant, Antisocial Media shows how Facebook's mission went so wrong.
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            ISBN 9780190056544
            Released NZ 24 Oct 2021
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Indigenous Peoples Rise Up: The Global Ascendency of Social Media Activism
               

            Indigenous Peoples Rise Up: The Global Ascendency of Social Media Activism (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            Contributions by Carlson, Bronwyn; Berglund, Jeff; Belarde-Lewis, Miranda

            • RRP: $98.99
            • $57.26
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            • Pub Date
              30 Aug 21

            Illustrates the impact of social media in expanding the nature of Indigenous communities and social movements. Social media has bridged distance, time, and nation states to mobilize Indigenous peoples to build coalitions across the globe and to stand in solidarity with one anothe...r.
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            ISBN 9781978808775
            Released NZ 30 Aug 2021
            Publisher Misc - South Pacific Books
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Global Media and Race
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            What We Owe Each Other: A New Social Contract

            What We Owe Each Other: A New Social Contract (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Shafik, Minouche

            • RRP: $40.00
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            A transformative new way of tackling the current divisions and future challenges that societies the world over now face -- from the Director of the LSE Throughout history, humans who live together have had to answer the question, 'what do we owe each other?' Childcare, education,... nursing for the sick, support for the elderly and those who cannot provide for themselves - every one of us will need some or all of these things over the course of our lives. How we ensure their provision - 'the social contract' - is what shapes our societies and defines our politics. Shafik argues that our current period of political turbulence stems from outdated social contracts, which have failed to accommodate massive changes in demography, work and the expectations of women. They are also woefully ill-equipped to tackle the major challenges of the 21st century: pandemic, ageing populations, the impact of technology and the climate crisis. Gathering evidence from across the world, Shafik looks at each stage of life, from birth to old age, comparing different countries' answers to this inescapable question and presents a path toward a new and more generous social contract - between the individual and society, between men and women, between young and old, between rich and poor - fit for today's world. Shafik shows how our values and economies are inextricable, and how each society must navigate a new social contract suited to new realities. But solutions are available - and this brilliantly lucid book makes them available to us all.
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            ISBN 9781847926890
            Released NZ 4 Mar 2021
            Publisher Vintage
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            Doing Library Impact Evaluation: Enhancing value and performance in libraries
             

            Doing Library Impact Evaluation: Enhancing value and performance in libraries (Paperback)

            By Streatfield, David; Markless, Sharon

            • RRP: $141.00
            • $141.00
            • Pub Date
              25 Sep 21

            This book is an accessible guide to the latest thinking on effective library impact evaluation for anyone who wants to gauge the impact of their services or projects on their service users for library advocacy and service development.

            ISBN 9781783304141
            Released NZ 25 Sep 2021
            Publisher Facet Publishing
            Interest Age 19+ years
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