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The Music Industry Handbook (Media Practice)

Paul Rutter

The Music Industry Handbook provides a clear introduction to how the music industry works, unpacking the complex structures within the industry and mapping it as it exists today. Paul Rutter introduces readers to key industry sectors in an easy-to-digest... (read more)

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Locked Case
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Criminal Investigation


This text stresses the practical procedures, techniques, and applications of private and public investigations to provide students with a solid foundation in criminal investigation. It seamlessly integrates coverage of modern investigative tools... (read more)

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Undeserving Poor

Michael Katz

For the first time in over twenty-five years. the issue of poverty -- and our failure to deal with it -- is back at the top of the policy agenda and on the front page of the news. In this magisterial overview social historian Michael B. Katz, examines... (read more)

Reference and Methodology
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Successful Focus Groups: Advancing the State of the Art (Sage Focus Editions)

David Morgan

This is the first book to systematically address the issues, practical wisdom and problems in conducting focus groups. Written by an interdisciplinary group of scholars, this well-integrated collection of articles represents the state-of-the-art in focus... (read more)

American Studies
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The 100 Greatest Americans of the 20th Century: A Social Justice Hall of Fame

Peter Dreier

A hundred years ago, any soapbox orator who called for womens suffrage, laws protecting the environment, an end to lynching, or a federal minimum wage was considered a utopian dreamer or a dangerous socialist. Now we take these ideas for granted—... (read more)

Black Studies (Global)
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Marcus Garvey and the Vision of Africa

John Henrik Clarke (edt)

First published in 1974, and edited by John Henrik Clarke with the aid of Amy Jacques Garvey, is a superbly edited collection of writings reflecting the life and work of Marcus Garvey. Included are essays by Garvey scholars, contemporaries and critics... (read more)

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The 8% Solution: Preventing Serious, Repeat Juvenile Crime

Michael Allen Schumacher

The 8% Solution is a practical, common-sense guide offering long-term solutions to juvenile crime through a proven programme. Written in narrative style with a liberal use of anecdotal incidents, this is an easy-to-read description of the law and details... (read more)

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Research Methods for Evidence-Based Practice (Evidence-Based Practice in the Human Services)

John S. Wodarski

This practical and student-friendly text teaches social work students the concepts and skills needed to apply research methods in their practice with clients. It offers students an enhanced understanding of the research process, and equips them with the... (read more)

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