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  • Jews Don’t Count

    by David Baddiel

    How identity politics failed one particular identity.‘a must read and if you think YOU don’t need to read it, that’s just the clue to know you do.’ SARAH SILVERMAN‘a masterpiece.’STEPHEN FRYJews Don’t Count is a book for people who consider themselves on the right side of history. People fighting the good fight against homophobia, disablism, transphobia and, particularly, racism. People, possibly, ... Read more

    $8.99 AUD

  • The Zebra Murders

    A Season of Killing, Racial Madness and Civil Rights

    by Prentice Earl Sanders and 1 more

    On October 20, 1973, in San Francisco, a white couple strolling down Telegraph Hill was set upon and butchered by four young black men. Thus began a reign of terror that lasted six months and left fifteen whites dead and the entire city in a state of panic. The perpetrators wanted nothing less than a race war.With pressure on the San Francisco Police Department mounting daily, young homicide ... Read more

    $15.99 AUD

  • Grace and Justice on Death Row

    The Race against Time and Texas to Free an Innocent Man

    by Brian W. Stolarz

    **A Washington Post bestseller!A chilling and compassionate look at how close an innocent man was to being put death with a foreword by Sister Helen Prejean, author of Dead Man Walking.**What is worse than having a client on Death Row in Texas? Having a client on Death Row in Texas who is innocent and not knowing if you will be able to stop his execution in time.Grace and Justice on Death Row: A ... Read more

    $23.99 AUD

  • The Fraternity of the Estranged

    The Fight for Homosexual Rights in England, 1891-1908

    by Brian Anderson

    Originally passed in 1885, the law that had made homosexual relations a crime remained in place for 82 years. But during this time, restrictions on same-sex relationships did not go unchallenged. Between 1891 and 1908, three books on the nature of homosexuality appeared. They were written by two homosexual men: Edward Carpenter and John Addington Symonds, and a third, Havelock Ellis.At this time, ... Read more

    $10.11 AUD

  • Obama's Legacy - Yes We Can, Yes We Did

    Main Accomplishments & Projects, All Executive Orders, International Treaties, Inaugural Speeches and Farwell Address of the 44th President of the United States

    by Barack Obama and 2 more

    During his years in office, from 2009 to 2017, Barack Obama signed more landmark legislation than any Democratic president since Lyndon Baines Johnson. This collection presents the legacy of Barack Obama through his presidential work and the legislation of his administration. The edition honors his achievements, the determined efforts despite the resistance and his long lasting influence: Table of ... Read more

    $1.99 AUD

  • Anatomy of Injustice

    A Murder Case Gone Wrong

    by Raymond Bonner

    The book that helped free an innocent man who had spent twenty-seven years on death row.In January 1982, an elderly white widow was found brutally murdered in the small town of Greenwood, South Carolina. Police immediately arrested Edward Lee Elmore, a semiliterate, mentally retarded black man with no previous felony record. His only connection to the victim was having cleaned her gutters and ... Read more

    $19.68 AUD

  • Indigeneity: Before and Beyond the Law

    by Kathleen Birrell

    series Indigenous Peoples and the Law
    Examining contested notions of indigeneity, and the positioning of the Indigenous subject before and beyond the law, this book focuses upon the animation of indigeneities within textual imaginaries, both literary and juridical. Engaging the philosophy of Jacques Derrida and Walter Benjamin, as well as other continental philosophy and critical legal theory, the book uniquely addresses the troubled ... Read more

    $76.77 AUD

  • Modern Employment Law

    by Charles Barrow and 1 more

    Modern Employment Law covers all aspects relating to the employment relationship between employer and employee at both individual and collective levels. All chapters are absorbing and exact, with nuanced topics such as unfair dismissal, discrimination and trade union law being explored from several different angles. Pedagogical features such as Thinking points and Further reading sections enable ... Read more

    $58.95 AUD

  • Religious Freedom and the Australian Constitution

    Origins and Future

    by Luke Beck

    series ICLARS Series on Law and Religion
    This book examines the origins of Australia’s constitutional religious freedom provision. It explores, on the one hand, the political activities and motives of religious leaders seeking to give the Australian Constitution a religious character and, on the other, the political activities and motives of a religious minority seeking to prevent the Australian Constitution having a religious character. ... Read more

    $66.10 AUD

  • White by Law 10th Anniversary Edition

    The Legal Construction of Race

    by Ian Haney Lopez

    series Critical America #16
    White by Law was published in 1996 to immense critical acclaim, and established Ian Haney López as one of the most exciting and talented young minds in the legal academy. The first book to fully explore the social and specifically legal construction of race, White by Law inspired a generation of critical race theorists and others interested in the intersection of race and law in American society. ... Read more

    $37.39 AUD

  • N*gga Theory

    Race, Language, Unequal Justice, and the Law

    by Jody David Armour and 2 more

    "A MUST-READ FOR ANYONE INTERESTED IN UNDERSTANDING AND DISMANTLING MASS INCARCERATION." —Chesa Boudin, District Attorney of San Francisco America's criminal justice system is among the deadliest and most racist in the world and it disproportionately targets Black Americans, who are also disproportionately poor, hungry, houseless, jobless, sick, and poorly educated. By every metric of misery, this ... Read more

    $12.31 AUD

  • Clinical Aspects of Sexual Harassment and Gender Discrimination

    Psychological Consequences and Treatment Interventions

    by Sharyn Ann Lenhart

    This book addresses the psychological impact of sexual harassment and gender discrimination from both a clinical and theoretical perspective, whereas previous literature on the topic has emphasized legal and employment consequences. To start, Lenhart provides a comprehensive summary and integration of existing literature and discusses relevant aspects of the workplace and legal environments. The ... Read more

    $76.77 AUD

  • Theorising Labour Law in a Changing World

    Towards Inclusive Labour Law

    by Alysia Blackham and 2 more

    This collection brings together perspectives from industrial relations, political economy, political theory, labour history, sociology, gender studies and regulatory theory to build a more inclusive theory of labour law. That is, a theory of labour law that is more inclusive of non-traditional workers (including those in atypical work, or from non-traditional backgrounds); more inclusive of a ... Read more

    $52.68 AUD

  • Extending Working Life for Older Workers

    Age Discrimination Law, Policy and Practice

    by Alysia Blackham

    The UK population is ageing rapidly. While age discrimination laws are seen as having broad potential to address the 'ageing challenge' and achieve instrumental and intrinsic objectives in the context of employment, it is unclear what impact they are having in practice. This monograph addresses two overarching research questions in the employment field: How are UK age discrimination laws operating ... Read more

    $48.61 AUD

  • Misjustice

    How British Law is Failing Women

    by Helena Kennedy

    Two women a week are killed by a spouse or partner. Every seven minutes a woman is raped. Now is the time for change.‘Fascinating and chilling’ Caroline Criado Perez, bestselling author of Invisible WomenHelena Kennedy, one of our most eminent lawyers and defenders of human rights, examines the pressing new evidence that women are being discriminated against when it comes to the law. From the ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • Punishing the Vulnerable: Discrimination in American Prisons

    by Jeremiah Wade-Olson

    The American Dream is that anyone who works hard enough can be successful. It is a dream premised on equal opportunity; however, millions of racial, ethnic, religious, and gender minorities have found their opportunities for success limited—even in prison. What accounts for the discriminatory treatment of people who are already imprisoned? Relying on national data and interviews conducted by the ... Read more

    $83.04 AUD

  • The Judiciary, Discrimination Law and Statutory Interpretation

    Easy Cases Making Bad Law

    by Michael Connolly

    In 1856, the US Supreme Court denied Dred Scott, now free of slavery, his Constitutional rights, solely because he was black. According to the Court, when the Constitution was drafted, some 60 years earlier, its authors would not have intended that ‘a subordinate and inferior class of beings’ qualified as citizens of the United States. Thus, the meaning of language drafted over half a century ... Read more

    $66.10 AUD

  • The EU Race Directive

    Developing the Protection against Racial Discrimination within the EU

    by Erica Howard

    In 2000, the European Union adopted a Directive against discrimination on the grounds of racial or ethnic origin. This book provides an in-depth evaluation of the Race Directive and its effects, questioning how successful the Race directive has been.The EU Race Directive discusses the history of the fight against racial discrimination in the EU and the equality clauses in international Human ... Read more

    $62.58 AUD

  • Immigration Matters

    Movements, Visions, and Strategies for a Progressive Future

    by Ruth Milkman and 2 more

    Contributors: An all-star cast from highly influential organizations, including the New America Foundation, National Immigration Law Center, UNITE HERE, SEIU, and the US House of Representatives. We will be able to draw on these connections to promote the book.Timely topic: Immigration remains one of the most contentious issues of the day and will remain central to the national conversation for ... Read more

    $34.42 AUD

  • Beginner's Guide to the Fair Housing Act

    by Amy M. Glassman and 1 more

    After providing a brief background on general fair housing laws to provide context for these new developments, this book provides an overview of disparate impact, AFFH, the Equal Access Rule, a proposed HUD rule on hostile housing environments, and the potential impact on housing providers and their counsel. ... Read more

    $46.74 AUD

  • First Time Boss

    Essential Tools for Your New Leadership Role

    by R.C. Williams and 1 more

    Filled with tips, examples, and explanations, this book is written for anyone who is beginning a career in supervision. Whether you are a first time supervisor, manager, or executive, you will benefit from the insight of the authors. This book is written in plain language as is an indispensible tool for those who are responsible for the workplace. ... Read more

    $11.32 AUD

  • How To Set Up a Legal Defense Fund for False Imprisonment or Wrongful Workplace Termination [Article]

    by Cathy Harris

    No matter what issue you are trying to bring attention to – Wrongful Terminations from the Workplace, False Imprisonment, Racial Profiling, Police Brutality, etc. --you can set up Legal Defense Funds to fight back.The bottom line is tons of employees are wrongfully terminated from the workplace or falsely imprisoned all the time.As a community organizer, advocate and humanitarian, I was successful ... Read more

    $6.52 AUD

  • O Lobo Mau Da Floresta Amazônica

    by Souto. Renato De Almeida

    “O LOBO MAU DA FLORESTA AMAZÔNICA” VOCÊ SABIA QUE: NOS CRIMES SEXUAIS, por exemplo, a palavra da vítima tem grande valor, uma vez que tais crimes, como regra, são praticados de forma oculta na clandestinidade, sem a presença de testemunhas. Assim, a palavra da vítima ganha relevante valor probatório, ainda mais se corroborada por outra prova que integre o processo. Todavia, nem todos os delitos ... Read more

    $4.39 AUD

  • More Beautiful and More Terrible

    The Embrace and Transcendence of Racial Inequality in the United States

    by Imani Perry

    For a nation that often optimistically claims to be post-racial, we are still mired in the practices of racial inequality that plays out in law, policy, and in our local communities. One of two explanations is often given for this persistent phenomenon: On the one hand, we might be hypocritical—saying one thing, and doing or believing another; on the other, it might have little to do with us ... Read more

    $37.39 AUD