1. The No-Nonsense Guide to the United Nations The No-Nonsense Guide to the United Nations

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    The No-Nonsense Guide to the United Nations

    The first book to distill the entire history of the United Nations into one accessible volume. Also available a an eBook.
  2. No Nonsense Guide to Women's Rights

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    No Nonsense Guide to Women's Rights

    All you need to know about Women's Rights in one handy guide. Also available as an eBook
  3. No Nonsense Guide to Global Media

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    No Nonsense Guide to Global Media

    This No-Nonsense Guide introduces the political economy of the major media
  4. The No-Nonsense Guide to the Arms Trade

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    The No-Nonsense Guide to the Arms Trade

    Completely revised edition. An insight into how the arms trade works and the deals which are cut long before the weapons are deployed. An important book that should be studied in every home, school and university. If all armed disputes in the third world were to cease today, all the economies of prosperous nation would collapse tomorrow. Amazon Customer Review (5 Star) Size: 18cm x 11cm, 144 pages, paperback. Publication date: October 2009
  5. The No-Nonsense Guide to International Development
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    The No-Nonsense Guide to International Development

    An exploration of all aspects of ‘development’ that shows it should be more social than political. Paperback: 144 pages Size: 10.9cm x 1.3cm x 18cm
  6. NONONSENSE series - 4 for the price of 3! NONONSENSE series - 4 for the price of 3!
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    NONONSENSE series - 4 for the price of 3!

    This acclaimed series relaunch in 2015 showcases topical issues, cover designs, clearer-than-ever layout with incisive writing for the students and the general reader.

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  7. NoNonsense Rethinking Education by Adam Unwin and John Yandell

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    NoNonsense Rethinking Education by Adam Unwin and John Yandell

    What is knowledge? Who decides what is important? Who owns it? These are central themes which run through this title which aims to change perceptions and understanding of education. Using historical and contemporary examples the authors examine the motivations, conflicts and contradictions in education. Breaking down the structures, forces and technologies involved they chart an alternative approach. 'A brilliant little book, which as the title suggests, doesn't mess around and gets to the nitty gritty of what's going in education. It's now a key reading for my students'. - Dr Alpesh Maisuria , Senior Lecturer at the University of East London 'This book offers hope for a truly profound re-imagination of education'. - Anthony Paré , Professor of Language and Literacy Education, University of British Columbia.
  8. NoNonsense Feminism by Nikki van der Gaag

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    NoNonsense Feminism by Nikki van der Gaag

    An international perspective on the resurgence in feminist movements: the advances and the setbacks, the challenges and the contradictions. ‘Informative and concise. Let us take inspiration and create a fairer, more feminist 21st century.’ - Winnie Byanyima, Executive Director, Oxfam International 'Very up-to-date, with a useful ‘very brief history of feminisms’, this is a quick read which should lead on to more detailed reading elsewhere (there are plenty of references). Recommended.' Peace News Paperback: 144 pages Size: 18cm x 11cm
  9. The Way to School by Rosemary McCarney The Way to School by Rosemary McCarney

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    The Way to School by Rosemary McCarney

    Minimal text and stunning photographs from around the world describe the remarkable, and often dangerous, journeys children make every day on their way to and from school. The Way to School is both a fascinating look at school around the world and a very subtle message to readers to appreciate what they have. - Kirkus Reviews This book helps remind us how much effort some children have to make to get to school every day. Each page features striking photographs of their journeys, over flood waters, up cliffs, along tightropes, wires or rickety bridges... Through these images, we can all reflect on the journeys we and others make each day. - Juno Magazine
  10. Where Will I Live by Rosemary McCarney

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    Where Will I Live by Rosemary McCarney

    A stunning photo-based picture book for younger readers takes a look at the thousands of children around the world who have been forced to flee war and conflict. Life for refugees, especially child refugees, is unimaginably tough, but these books do a great and important job in giving an insight into their lives.
    Steven MacKenzie, The Big Issue. "A poignant photojournalistic look at the issues confronting refugee children and their families... The true power of the book lies in its ability to spark classroom conversations, highlighting the need for cultural awareness and compassion"
    School Library Journal Hardback: 24 pages Age 4+ Size: 21.7cm x 27.5cm
  11. Baba Didi and the Godwits by Nicola Muir and Annie Hayward Baba Didi and the Godwits by Nicola Muir and Annie Hayward

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    Baba Didi and the Godwits by Nicola Muir and Annie Hayward

    The story of a fantastical flight, and of the courage and endurance it takes for birds - and people - to keep going to reach a safe destination.
    'Highly recommended ... Sparkling, fantastical illustrations enchant, sprucing up a tough life with a bit of magic and imagination.' - Foreword reviews
    Hardback, 32 pages
  12. The Great Climate Robbery by GRAIN

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    The Great Climate Robbery by GRAIN

    The follow-up to GRAIN’s The Great Food Robbery this title moves on to connect analysis of the food system to larger issues affecting the planet, and link peoples’ struggles over food to climate change. "A must read for movements addressing climate change as well as seed and food sovereignty. It shows that industrial corporate agriculture is a major part of the climate crisis, and small scale ecological farming is a significant solution." - Dr Vandana Shiva "Lifts up the voices of farmers around the world, explaining why their fight to stop the industrial food juggernaut is the same as the fight for a habitable, just planet." - Naomi Klein, author and environmentalist
  13. Goodbye God? by Sean Michael Wilson & Hunt Emerson Goodbye God? by Sean Michael Wilson & Hunt Emerson

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    Goodbye God? by Sean Michael Wilson & Hunt Emerson

    An illustrated critique of the negative impacts of religion centred on an appeal for the teaching of creationism to be dropped from education. 'We need books like Goodbye God? to help expose both religious and scientific nonsense that can get in the way of sound thinking and to help produce a healthier and happier world with public policies that properly address the challenges of the 21st century.' - Professor Lawrence M Krauss, author of A Universe from Nothing.
  14. The Great Climate Robbery by GRAIN

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    The Great Climate Robbery by GRAIN

    The follow-up to GRAIN’s The Great Food Robbery this title moves on to connect analysis of the food system to larger issues affecting the planet, and link peoples’ struggles over food to climate change. "A must read for movements addressing climate change as well as seed and food sovereignty. It shows that industrial corporate agriculture is a major part of the climate crisis, and small scale ecological farming is a significant solution." - Dr Vandana Shiva "Lifts up the voices of farmers around the world, explaining why their fight to stop the industrial food juggernaut is the same as the fight for a habitable, just planet." - Naomi Klein , author and environmentalist
  15. Little Worm’s Big Question by Schlunke & Polyp Little Worm’s Big Question by Schlunke & Polyp

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    Little Worm’s Big Question by Schlunke & Polyp

    A wild and humorous adventure evoking a sense of wonder and fascination with the natural world, woven with subtle messages of sustainability and self worth. 'An enchanting, witty and mesmerizingly illustrated modern fable, with a humble but intrepid hero whose epic journey weaves together a tale of emotional and ecological awareness.' - Caroline Lucas, Green Party MP. Hardback or eBook, 32 pages