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  • Greentown

    Murder and Mystery in Greenwich, America's Wealthiest Community

    by Timothy Dumas ...
    The first edition of Greentown helped reopen one of America’s most shameful unsolved murder cases, the savage slaying of fifteen-year-old Martha Moxley in an exclusive enclave of Greenwich, Connecticut, the night before Halloween 1975. Soon after Martha’s body was discovered, attention focused on members of the Skakel family, who lived across the street from the Moxleys. Ethel Skakel and Robert ... Read more

    $15.99 AUD

  • Fixed It

    by Jane Gilmore ...
    On average, at least one woman is murdered by a current or former partner every week in Australia. Far too many Australian women have experienced physical or sexual violence. Only rarely do these women capture the attention of the media and the public. What can we do to stem the tide of violence and tragedy?Finally, we are starting to talk about this epidemic of gendered violence, but too often we ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • All You Need to Know About the Music Business

    Eighth Edition

    All You Need To Know About The Music Business - The new edition of 'the industry bible' (Los Angeles Times) by Donald S. PassmanNo one understands the music business and the changes it has undergone in recent years better than LA lawyer Donald Passman. For 20 years his book has offered detailed advice to artists and executives, novices and experts alike on how to thrive in these volatile times ... Read more

    $17.99 AUD

  • The Chamberlain Case

    the legal saga that transfixed the nation

    by Ken Crispin ...
    A baby disappears from a tent near Uluru in the sandy desert of central Australia. The Aboriginal trackers say she has been taken by a dingo. But amidst a melange of sinister rumours, suspicion falls on the parents, Lindy and Michael Chamberlain. There are no eyewitnesses, no body, no confession, no motive — and, apparently, credible evidence of their innocence. Yet the mother is convicted of ... Read more

    $21.99 AUD

  • Str8 Outta Maximum Security: Tales From The Inside

    Str8 Outta Maximum Security: Tales From The Inside

    by Mac Tatum ...
    series Str8 Outta Maximum Security: Tales From The Inside
    Mac provides a raw, realistic and comprehensive look inside the nations maximum-security prison system. If you have ever wondered what really goes on on the inside, this is the book for you. ... Read more

    $6.99 AUD

  • There is No Such Thing as a Free Press

    ...and we need one more than ever

    by Mick Hume ...
    Book 31 - Societas
    The aim of this book is to a launch a polemic for the freedom of the press against all of the attempts to police, defile and sanitise journalism today. Once the media reported the news. Now it makes it. From the phone-hacking scandal to rows about press regulation, super-injunctions, leaks, libel and privacy laws, the power of the Murdoch empire, and the future of the BBC, the media has become the ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Dateline Purgatory

    Examining the Case that Sentenced Darlie Routier to Death

    by Kathy Cruz ...
    The brutal murders of young Devon and Damon Routier in the early morning hours of June 6, 1996, put their mother—Darlie Routier—at the heart of one of the most notorious murder cases in modern Texas history—despite her own throat having been slashed to within two millimeters of her carotid artery.The actions of a small-town police department and those within Dallas County's ruthless justice system ... Read more

    $18.99 AUD

  • Spreadable Media

    Creating Value and Meaning in a Networked Culture

    Book 15 - Postmillennial Pop
    Spreadable Media maps fundamental changes taking place in our contemporary media environment, a space where corporations no longer tightly control media distribution and many of us are directly involved in the circulation of content. It contrasts “stickiness”—aggregating attention in centralized places—with “spreadability”—dispersing content widely through both formal and informal networks,some ... Read more

    $25.99 AUD

  • Chilling Effect

    A Lucinda Hayes Mystery

    Equal parts courtroom drama, intellectual journey, and character study, Chilling Effect is Marianne Wesson's most provocative Lucinda Hayes mystery to date.When attorney Lucinda Hayes reluctantly agrees to represent the mother of a brutally slain child, she must convince the court that the makers of a pornographic film are liable for the murder. As the case unfolds, Lucinda calls upon all her ... Read more

    $10.99 AUD

  • Digital Media Law

    Covering the latest legal updates and rulings, the second edition of Digital Media Law presents a comprehensive introduction to all the critical issues surrounding media law.Provides a solid foundation in media lawIllustrates how digitization and globalization are constantly shifting the legal landscapeUtilizes current and relevant examples to illustrate key conceptsRevised section on legal ... Read more

    $114.99 AUD

  • Objection!

    How High-Priced Defense Attorneys, Celebrity Defendants, and a 24/7 Media Have Hijacked Our Criminal Justice System

    Court TV host Nancy Grace presents her case in this behind-the-scenes look at the high-profile cases everyone is talking about ancy Grace is a name millions of Americans recognize from her regular appearances on Court TV and Larry King Live. Legions of loyal fans tune in for her opinions on today's high-profile cases and her expert commentary on the challenges facing the American judicial system. ... Read more

    $18.99 AUD

  • Criminology Goes to the Movies

    Crime Theory and Popular Culture

    From a look at classics like Psycho and Double Indemnity to recent films like Traffic and Thelma & Louise, Nicole Rafter and Michelle Brown show that criminological theory is produced not only in the academy, through scholarly research, but also in popular culture, through film. Criminology Goes to the Movies connects with ways in which students are already thinking criminologically through ... Read more

    $35.99 AUD

  • The Journalist's Guide to Media Law

    A handbook for communicators in a digital world

    by Mark Polden ...
    We are all journalists and publishers now: at the touch of a button we can send our words, sounds and images out to the world. No matter whether you're a traditional journalist, a blogger, a public relations practitioner or a social media editor, everything you publish or broadcast is subject to the law. But which law?This widely used practical guide to communication law is essential reading for ... Read more

    $67.99 AUD

  • Changing Sports Journalism Practice in the Age of Digital Media

    As the funding of journalism moves centre stage as a driver in shaping the new trajectories of journalism in the digital age, this book focuses on how those working in sports journalism have had to adapt and re-invent themselves.Running through this international collection are key themes related to sports journalism in the digital environment. These include aspects of disruption to: established ... Read more

    $71.99 AUD

  • Love and Money

    Queers, Class, and Cultural Production

    Book 18 - Critical Cultural Communication
    Love and Money argues that we can’t understand contemporary queer cultures without looking through the lens of social class. Resisting old divisions between culture and economy, identity and privilege, left and queer, recognition and redistribution, Love and Money offers supple approaches to capturing class experience and class form in and around queerness.Contrary to familiar dismissals, not ... Read more

    $34.99 AUD

  • Controlling Knowledge: Freedom of Information and Privacy Protection in a Networked World

    Freedom of Information and Privacy Protection in a Networked World

    Digital communications technology has immeasurably enhanced our capacity to store, retrieve, and exchange information. But who controls our access to information, and who decides what others have a right to know about us? In Controlling Knowledge, author Lorna Stefanick offers a thought-provoking and user-friendly overview of the regulatory regime that currently governs freedom of information and ... Read more

    $29.99 AUD

  • News and How to Use It

    What to Believe in a Fake News World

    A society that isn’t sure what’s true can’t function, but increasingly we no longer seem to know who or what to believe. We’re barraged by a torrent of lies, half-truths and propaganda: how do we even identify good journalism any more? At a moment of existential crisis for the news industry, in our age of information chaos, News and How to Use It shows us how. From Bias to Snopes, from Clickbait ... Read more

    $16.99 AUD

  • Social Media Law for Business: A Practical Guide for Using Facebook, Twitter, Google +, and Blogs Without Stepping on Legal Land Mines

    A Practical Guide for Using Facebook, Twitter, Google +, and Blogs Without Stepping on Legal Landmines

    by Glen Gilmore ...
    How to Avoid Legal Pitfalls on Social MediaSocial media is where your customers are--so it's where your business has to be. Unfortunately, this space is packed with land mines that can obliterate your hard-earned success in the time it takes to click a mouse. Written in easy-to-understand, accessible language, Social Media Law for Business reveals your legal rights and responsibilities in the fast ... Read more

    $37.99 AUD

  • Politique culturelle européenne

    by Renaud Denuit ...
    series Idées d'Europe
    L’Europe est perçue avant tout comme une entreprise économique, régulant un grand marché intérieur et gérant des relations commerciales avec les pays tiers. Pourtant, ses principaux acteurs se sont intéressés très tôt à la dimension culturelle, puis ont mis en œuvre des moyens budgétaires et des législations ayant un impact sur le secteur culturel et audiovisuel européen. Le concept de diversité ... Read more

    $104.99 AUD

  • Le régime du Tax Shelter

    Aspects de droit civil, fiscal, comptable et financier

    series Création Information Communication
    Le régime du Tax Shelter, tel qu’il a été introduit en droit belge en 2002, a été profondément réformé suite à l’adoption de la loi du 12 mai 2014.Cette réforme induit un véritable chamboulement de la réglementation applicable en matière de Tax Shelter.Le législateur a en effet entendu mettre fin à un certain nombre de dérives, qui étaient de nature à compromettre la pérennité du système.L’ouvrage ... Read more

    $139.99 AUD

  • Auteursrecht – Capita selecta

    Eerste grondige publicatie na de codificatie van de wetgeving inzake intellectuele eigendomsrechten; De wetgeving inzake auteursrecht wordt op 1 januari 2015 grondig herschikt in het licht van de invoering van het Wetboek van Economisch Recht. Dit Cahier behandelt enkele van de belangrijkste aspecten van het auteursrecht op de achtergrond van deze codificatie en de vele recente evoluties in de ... Read more

    $149.99 AUD

  • L'application du RGPD par les organisations

    series Pratiques d'entreprises
    Les pratiques des organisations doivent respecter le droit à la vie privée. Le Règlement Général sur la Protection des Données (RGPD), entré en vigueur au sein de l’Union européenne le 25 mai 2018, renforce les droits des personnes physiques concernées par les données personnelles (e-mails, numéros de téléphone, nom, etc.), accentue les obligations des responsables de traitement et des sous ... Read more

    $15.99 AUD

  • Medios, agendas y periodismo en la construcción de la realidad

    by Collectif ...
    series Aperturas
    ¿Quiénes intervienen en la discusión de temas que afectan el interés común? ¿Quiénes tienen la capacidad de hacerse visibles o no en los escenarios mediáticos según su interés? ¿Quiénes son objeto de exposición y quiénes sujetos de enunciación? Medios, agendas y periodismo... aborda estas cuestiones a luz de los cambios en el escenario mediático y contribuye teórica y metodológicamente a la ... Read more

    $6.99 AUD

  • Gli adempimenti per pubblicare

    Manuale di riferimento per pubblicare a stampa, ebook e su internet: copyright, commercializzazione e privacy. Un modo semplice, pratico e chiaro per districarsi nella giungla dei riferimenti legislativi. ... Read more

    $6.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus