Books

Owen Marshall
$4.99
In this BWB Text Marshall reflects at length on his writing career, on the forces that have shaped him as a writer, on his intense admiration for Janet Frame and on his decision to concentrate on the ... [+]
$14.99
A diverse range of economists and commentators address the relevance of Thomas Piketty’s ‘Capital in the Twenty-First Century’ for New Zealand. ... [+]
Shamubeel Eaqub
$14.99
Shamubeel Eaqub highlights the changing economic fortunes of people in different parts of New Zealand – the growing gaps between our regions. ... [+]
Paul Dalziel | Caroline Saunders
$14.99
Seventy-five years after Labour’s social security reforms of the 1930s, it is time for a major shift in how New Zealand regards the wellbeing of its people.... [+]
Jonathan Boston | Simon Chapple
$49.99
Between 130,000 and 285,000 New Zealand children live in poverty: these alarming figures are widely discussed, yet often poorly understood. Jonathan Boston and Simon Chapple look hard at the questions... [+]
Tracey Barnett
$14.99
Why would a country that has never had a boatload of asylum arrivals in modern history suddenly legislate for mass detention? Columnist Tracey Barnett questions this controversial new policy and its e... [+]
John C. Weaver
$59.99
This study describes how relationships, work, poverty, war, illness and legal troubles have driven some to ultimate despair. A moving account of loss and suffering, and an insightful assessment of psy... [+]
Kirsty Gunn
$14.99
In this exquisitely written ‘notebook’ - ‘My Katherine Mansfield Project’ - Gunn explores the meaning of ‘home’.... [+]
Max Rashbrooke
$14.99
A succinct introduction to income inequality in New Zealand, drawn from the larger work 'Inequality' and updated with the latest evidence, is essential reading.... [+]
John Pratt
$4.99
A penetrating discussion of the dramatic transformation in penal thought in New Zealand and the lasting damage it has caused.... [+]

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