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The Apostolic Revelation: The Reformation of the Church, Alley, John Kingsley
1 Alley, John Kingsley The Apostolic Revelation: The Reformation of the Church
Australia Peace Publishing 2002 0646418491 / 9780646418490 1st Edition Soft Cover Good 8vo 
267 pages. God is progressively releasing into the earth powerful apostolic and prophetic anointings, and is restoring the apostolic nature of the church itself! Every Christian needs to prayerfully consider the message of this book, and hear what the Spirit is saying to the church. The change is ongoing, and God is acting in the history of the church and nations. The Apostolic Revelation unveils a series of dynamic concepts that are crucial to the life of the church and the restoration of its apostolic power. It establishes benchmarks for the apostolic ministry, and gives definition to the apostolic structure of the church. Here is a revelation of apostolic methods, and God’s heart for the church and its leadership. In this study, today’s apostolic message is harmonised with and grounded in the apostolic revelation of Christ given to Paul, the apostle to the Gentiles. This work is the result of 13 years of inquiry, searching the mind of the Spirit regarding the place of apostles today, and seeking to understand what it means for the church to be the mature apostolic church. Apostolic grace is for every believer. This book seeks to equip you to receive a greater grace, and prepare you for the astounding days ahead. 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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101 Dream Interpretation Tips, Anderson, Jane Teresa
2 Anderson, Jane Teresa 101 Dream Interpretation Tips
Australia DSC 2007 0980415705 / 9780980415704 1st Edition Pictorial Soft Cover Very Good 12mo 
Jane Teresa delivers her unique blend of interpretation and alchemy as entertaining, easy to follow tips. She shows you how to interpret your dreams and then how to take the next step to bring positive changes into your life. 
Price: 8.00 AUD
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The Bible and Postmodern Imagination, Brueggemann, Walter
3 Brueggemann, Walter The Bible and Postmodern Imagination
U. K. SCM Pr 1993 033400103X / 9780334001034 1st Edition Glossy Soft Cover Very Good 12mo 
117 pages. It is widely affirmed that we now live in a new situation, a pluralistic, postmodern world. This situation is seen by many as a threat to traditional churches and their long established practices and patterns of belief, not least their interpretation of the Bible. Walter Brueggemann argues that this approach is far too pessimistic. Far from being a threat, our new siuation offers new opportunities, not least a chance to move beyonf the negativities of historical criticism. In support of this argument, Professor Brueggemann first outlines in more detail the present context as he sees it. Then he does the same for the themes of the Bible, seeing them as the picture of a world which is to be correlated with and set over against the modern world, providing a viable alternative infrastructure. The third and last chapter turns to specific texts with a focus on memory, covenant and hope. By moving from context to theme to text, Professor Brueggemann argues, the text can be given liberating power to transform, working in congregations who seek modes of practice faithful to the gospel. 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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Understanding the Australian Legal System, Carvan, John
4 Carvan, John Understanding the Australian Legal System
Australia Law Book Co 2002 0455218145 / 9780455218144 4th Ed Glossy Pictorial Soft Cover Good 12mo 
176 indexed pages. This plain English primer to the language and structures of the Australian legal system is an excellent text for first-time students or those in other disciplines requiring a clear and concise introduction to Australian law. Designed as preliminary reading, this book takes the intimidation out of a first encounter with the study of law. This fourth edition includes additional coverage of legal reasoning, case law and judicial decision-making and a new chapter on torts and the law of negligence. John Can/an has taught introductory and commercial law for many years at a number of institutions including University of Wollongong, University of Western Sydney, Australian School of Commerce and Management and TAFE. Contents: Studying Law; The Sources of Australian Law; The Law-Making Process; The Legal System; Precedent The Interpretation of tatutes; Contracts and Commercial Dealings; Torts and the Law of Negligence; Some Basic Legal Concepts. 
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A Study of Concrete and Formal Operations in School Mathematics: A Piagetian Viewpoint, Collis, K.F.
5 Collis, K.F. A Study of Concrete and Formal Operations in School Mathematics: A Piagetian Viewpoint
Australia Australian Council Educational Research (ACER) 1975 0855631260 / 9780855631260 1st Edition Glossy Soft Cover Good 12mo 
204 indexed pages including diagrams, graphs, tables and bibliography. The work described in this book is of interest to three groups of professional people: teachers; especially teachers of mathematics, teacher educators, and psychologists. It presents an interpretation of Piaget's formulation of the concrete-operational to formal-operational level of the cognitive functioning continuum by using material from elementary mathematics. The proposal is made that concrete-operational level reasoning can be distinguished from formal-operational by its dependence on empirical cues, the movement up the continuum being marked by a lessening dependence upon empirical support. Reality for a child in this context is seen as being bound up with the notion of closure or uniqueness which, in its turn, is related to both the kind of elements operated upon, and the number and type of operations involved. 
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Language Assessment in Primary Classrooms, Derewianka, Beverly
6 Derewianka, Beverly Language Assessment in Primary Classrooms
Australia Harcourt Brace 1994 0729512339 / 9780729512336 Reprint Glossy Pictorial Soft Cover Good 12mo 
321 indexed pages. Some pencilled activity. The term 'assessment' is usually paired with the term 'evaluation'. There is much fuzziness in the distinction between these two terms. Some people define assessment as the collection of information about a student and evaluation as the interpretation of that information. Others see assessment as the process of gathering evidence and making judgments about students' needs, strengths, abilities and achievements, while evaluation is seen as the process of gathering evidence and making judgments about the effectiveness of teaching programs, policies and procedures. Others don't bother to make such distinctions and often use the terms interchangeably. The authors have usually defined the terms in their own way if they felt it to be important. Generally, however, no fine distinction has been made as assessment and evaluation are not seen as discrete activities. In order to understand this better, we need to look at the model of assessment being emphasised in this book. 
Price: 32.00 AUD
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Jesus and the Cosmos, Edwards, Denis
7 Edwards, Denis Jesus and the Cosmos
Australia St Paul Pub 1991 0949080705 / 9780949080707 1st Edition Glossy Pictorial Soft Cover Very Good 12mo 
140 pages. This interpretation the present ecological crisis through theological reflection deals with the cosmos in philosophical and material terms. The author is a consultant for the Catholic Archdiocese of Adelaide. 
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David Malouf: A Celebration, Indyk Ivor (compiled and edited by)
8 Indyk Ivor (compiled and edited by) David Malouf: A Celebration
Australia National Library of Australia 2005 0642276269 / 9780642276261 1st Edition Soft Cover Very Good 12mo 
v + 45 pages including b/w illustrations. Featuring essays by Ivor Indyk, Nicholas Jose, Judith Rodriquez, Vivian Smith and Colm Toibin for the Friends of the National Library of Australia. David George Joseph Malouf is an Australian writer. He was awarded the Neustadt International Prize for Literature in 2000, his 1993 novel Remembering Babylon won the International IMPAC Dublin Literary. 
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The English Settlements (Oxford History of England), J. N. L. Myres
9 J. N. L. Myres The English Settlements (Oxford History of England)
UK Oxford University Press 1998 0192822357 / 9780192822352 Soft Cover Good 12mo 
252 indexed pages including illustrations, maps, appends., bibliog. The English Settlements is a masterly account of the Dark Ages in the light of evidence from literary sources, the relevant archaeological remains both in England and on the Continent, and place-names and other linguistic developments. J. N. L. Myres draws attention to some little-understood factors which seem to link Roman Britain with Anglo-Saxon England, and so suggests strands of political and social continuity which aid our understanding of this particularly complex and traumatic period o f our history. 'He is the foremost authority on the subject and presents a fascinating concentration of evidence, much of which remains enigmatic' Anthony Powell 'Our Dark Age is still murky This learned book is the best introductory torch available' The Times 'Let us salute the author with congratulations on the achievement of this interpretation of a remarkable lifetime's work.' TLS 
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Making Australia: Exploring our national conversation, John Thornhill
10 John Thornhill Making Australia: Exploring our national conversation
Australia Millennium Books 1992 0855748990 / 9780855748999 Reprint Soft Cover Good 8vo 
xiii, 234pp. Includes bibliographies and indexes. Brief theological interpretation of the Dreaming; brief summary of attitudes to, and history of Aborigines. 
Price: 9.50 AUD
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From Jesus, with Love, Kenney, Jim
11 Kenney, Jim From Jesus, with Love
Australia NavPress Pub 8178870096 / 9788178870090 1st Edition Glossy Pictorial Soft Cover Very Good 12mo 
88 pages. Jim Kenney's intuitive interpretation of the Gospel from the perspective of Jesus as a fellow, suffering human reminds me that no matter what our life experience, Jesus knows what it's like. 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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Boyer Lectures 2012: The Quiet Revolution: Indigenous People and the Resources Boom, Langton, Marcia
12 Langton, Marcia Boyer Lectures 2012: The Quiet Revolution: Indigenous People and the Resources Boom
Australia ABC Books 2013 0733331637 / 9780733331633 1st Edition Soft Cover Good 12mo 
175 pages. Professor Marcia Langton's 2012 Boyer Lectures discuss the dependency of Aboriginal businesses and not-for-profit corporations on the resources industry and their resultant vulnerability to economic downturns. 'My aim with the 53rd Boyer Lectures has been to inject new ideas and new ways of thinking about the status of Indigenous people in Australia and about the impact of the mining boom in the Aboriginal domain. My hope is that my interpretation of the economic impacts of the mining boom and some facts about our economic history are introduced into the national conversation about Aboriginal people, and thereby encourage a more sophisticated view than the archetypal one of the native as perpetual victim with no hope.' When W.E.H. Stanner delivered the Boyer Lectures in 1968, 'After the Dreaming: Black And White Australians - An Anthropologist's View', he gave credence, perhaps inadvertently, to the widely held assumption at that time that Aboriginal life was incommensurate with modern economic life. today, the expectation is quite the reverse. the emergence of an Aboriginal middle class in Australia in the last two to three decades has gone largely unnoticed. there are hundreds of Aboriginal businesses and Aboriginal not-for-profit corporations with income streams, delivering economic outcomes to communities on an unprecedented scale. the 53rd Boyer Lectures, presented by Professor Marcia Langton AM, is an investigation into the dependency of Aboriginal businesses and not-for-profit corporations on the resources industry, and their resultant vulnerability to economic downturns. 
Price: 24.00 AUD
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A Catholic Guide to the Bible, Lukefahr, C.m. Father Oscar
13 Lukefahr, C.m. Father Oscar A Catholic Guide to the Bible
India St. Pauls Publications 2006 8171095844 / 9788171095841 Soft Cover Good 12mo 
251 pages. Includes bibliography. A guide to the basics of biblical scholarship. Offering historical backgrounds and information about the author and the literary style of the work, it provides a theological interpretation of selected passages based on the latest Scripture scholarship and the "Catechism of the Catholic Church." Drawing on more than 30 years experience as a priest and Catholic educator, Father Lukefahr helps ensure that the Bible will become a friend on your journey through life. He also takes readers by the hand and gently guides them through the Bible. For each of the seventy-three biblical books, he offers pertinent historical background, information about the biblical author and the literary style of the work, and a theological interpretation of selected passages. Thought-provoking activities and questions for individual reflection or group discussion reinforce the material presented in each chapter. 
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Fresh words and deeds : the McCaughey Papers, Matheson, Peter; Mostert, Christiaan (editors
14 Matheson, Peter; Mostert, Christiaan (editors Fresh words and deeds : the McCaughey Papers
Australia David Lovell Pub 2004 1863551069 / 9781863551069 1st Edition Soft Cover Very Good 12mo 
202 pages. Davis McCaughey has become something of a legend in his own life time', says Peter Matheson, in his Preface to Fresh Words and Deeds,- as a scholar, teacher, preacher, as Master of Ormond College and as leader in church and state.' This book follows on from a first collection, Tradition and Dissent, which gathered together his words from his university and public life. This complementary collection focuses on his theological work. The title of this collection, Fresh Words and Deeds, draws upon a phrase from the United Church of Australia's foundational document, The Basis of Union. The Church, it insists, links 'fresh words and deeds' with the 'inheritance of literary, historical and scientific enquiry' and the 'faithful and scholarly interpretation' of Scripture that are the hallmarks of an informed faith. David McCaughey ensured that these were the characteristics of the educational, pastoral, social and political activities that he found himself involved in. This book has been published to mark the ninetienth birthday of the fifth Master of Ormond College. It is indeed an expression of gratitude for some fifty years of stimulating theological teaching and leadership. Published to mark the 90th birthday of the fifth Master of Ormond College, this is a selection of Davis McCaughey's theological writings and represents his scholarly initiatives and pastoral and prophetic insights. 
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Jack Hibberd - Australian Playwrights - Monograph 3, McGillick, Paul; Zuber-Skerritt, Ortrun
15 McGillick, Paul; Zuber-Skerritt, Ortrun Jack Hibberd - Australian Playwrights - Monograph 3
Amsterdam Rodopi 1988 9051830033 / 9789051830033 1st Edition Pictorial Soft Cover Good 12mo 
iv + 169 pages including b/w illustrations. Jack Hibberd is an Australian playwright and doctor. His career spans twenty years, beginning with the revival of indigenous Australian theatre in the late 1960's. His work is characterised by great comic invention and an on-going interest in exploring the form of theatre. This is evident in early plays like White With Wire Wheels (1967) and Dimboola (1969), his wedding play which is the most-produced Australian play ever and which has also received a number of overseas productions. A Stretch of the Imagination (1972) and A Toast to»MeIba (1974) are also highly original, as is his adaptation of Gogol's The Overcoat(1978). For Hibberd, the theatre itself is a metaphor for life - best expressed in his monodramas, Mothballs (1981) and Lavender Bags (1983). Paul McGillick is theatre critic for The Australian Financial Review and a contributor to New Theatre Australia. He is also a playwright who has written plays and features for radio in particular. He has written extensively on the work of Jack Hibberd. Ortrun Zuber-Skerritt is a senior lecturer in higher education. at Griffith University, Brisbane, and the editor of The Languages of Theatre, Page to Stage, and Video in Higher Education. Moderate wear in the cover. 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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Tim Winton: A Celebration, McPhee, Hilary (compiler& editor)
16 McPhee, Hilary (compiler& editor) Tim Winton: A Celebration
Australia Pan Macmillan 1999 0642107173 / 9780642107176 1st Edition Soft Cover Very Good 12mo 
40 pages including b/w illustrations compiled and edited for the Friends of the National Library of Australia. This volume features four fascinating essays about Tim Winton’s life and work. The essays range from Helen Garner’s evocation of her longstanding friendship with Winton to Martin Flanagan’s exploration of Winton’s sense of place and belonging‘ to Hilary McPhee’s account of her experiences as Winton’s former publisher - and they conclude with Michael McGirr’s reflections on Winton as a Writer. This is an important book about one of Australia’s most important authors. Timothy John "Tim" Winton (born 1960) is an Australian novelist and short story writer. 
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A Study Guide to Peter Goldsworthy's Maestro, McRoberts, Richard
17 McRoberts, Richard A Study Guide to Peter Goldsworthy's Maestro
Australia Wizard Books 1995 1875739254 / 9781875739257 1st Edition Glossy Soft Cover Very Good 12mo 
48 pages. 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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The French Revolution: Faith, Desire and Politics, Noah Shusterman
18 Noah Shusterman The French Revolution: Faith, Desire and Politics
UK Routledge 2014 0415660211 / 9780415660211 1st Edition Soft Cover Very Good 12mo 
265 indexed pages. The French Revolution was one of the great events in world history, filled with remarkable characters and dramatic events. From its beginning in 1789, through the Reign of Terror in 1793-94, and through the ups and downs of the Directory era that followed, the Revolution showed humanity at its optimistic best and its violent worst; it transformed the lives of all who experienced it. The French Revolution: Faith, Desire, and Politics offers a fresh treatment of this perennially popular and hugely significant topic, introducing a bold interpretation of the Revolution that highlights the key role that religion and sexuality played in determining the shape of the Revolution. These were issues that occupied the minds and helped shape the actions of the women and men; from the pornographic pamphlets about Queen Marie-Antoinette to the puritanical morality of revolutionary leader Maximilien Robespierre, from the revolutionary catechisms that children learned, to the anathemas hurled on the Revolution from clandestine priests in the countryside. The people who lived through the French Revolution were surrounded by messages about gender, about sex, about religion and faith, concerns which did not exist outside of the events of the Revolution. This book is an essential resource for students of the French Revolution, History of Catholicism and Women and Gender. Table of Contents: Chapter 1: Religious Culture, Popular Culture: Life in Old Regime France Chapter 2: The Liberal Revolution of 1789 (Spring 1789-Spring 1790) Chapter 3: The Civil Constitution of the Clergy (Summer 1790-Winter 1791) Chapter 4: The King's Flight and the Decline of the French Monarchy (Summer 1791-Summer 1792) Chapter 5: The End of the Monarchy and the September Massacres (Summer 1792-Fall 1792) Chapter 6: The New French Republic and its Rivalries (Winter 1793-Summer 1793) Chapter 7: The Federalist Revolt, the Vendee, and the Start of the Terror (Summer 1793-Fall 1793) Chapter 8: The Reign of Terror (Winter 1794-Summer 1794) Chapter 9: The Fall of Robespierre and the Return to Normalcy (Fall 1794-1800) 
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Indo-Fijian Experience, Subramani (edited and introduced by)
19 Subramani (edited and introduced by) Indo-Fijian Experience
Australia UQP 1979 070221387X / 9780702213878 1st Edition Glossy Soft Cover Very Good 12mo 
207 pages. Includes bibliographical references. An anthology of creative writing about the social life and customs East Indians of Fiji after 1879. Contents: Indians in Fiji - an interpretation; The wreck of the Syria, 1884; Conflict in Bhatgaon : the search for a third party; You and who else? Challenge songs in Bhatgaon; Trouble is how you meet it; Through the time tunnel; The celebration; Laxmi; Sautu; Tell me where the train goes; No man's land; Marigolds; The guru; The ghost; Hope in Delhi; My father's son; Labourer's lament; To my foster mother; In a temple; A bastard child; Musings before the image of the dancing Shiva; Indo-Fijian fiction and the Girmit ideology; Across the fence. 
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The Architectonics of Meaning: Foundations of the New Pluralism, Watson, Walter
20 Watson, Walter The Architectonics of Meaning: Foundations of the New Pluralism
U.S.A. University of Chicago Press 1993 0226875067 / 9780226875064 Glossy Pictorial Soft Cover Very Good 12mo 
205 indexed pages. The Architectonics of Meaning is a lucid demonstration of the purposes, methods, and implications of philosophical semantics that both supports and builds on convictions that multiple philosophical approaches are viable. Watson ingeniously explores ways to systematize these approaches, and the result is a well-structured instrument for understanding texts. This book exemplifies both general and particular aspects of systematic pluralism, reorienting our understanding of the realms of knowing, doing, and making. Contents: Preface to the 1993 Edition, I. Archic Variables - 1. Philosophic Diversity, 2. Ontic, Epistemic, and Semantic Epochs, 3. Reciprocal Priority, 4. The Problem of Archic Variables, II. Perspective - 1. Personal Perspectives, 2. Objective Perspectives, 3. Diaphanic Perspectives, 4. Disciplinary Perspectives, III. Reality - 1. Existential Realities, 2. Substrative Realities, 3. Noumenal Realities, 4. Essential Realities, IV. Method - 1. Agnostic Methods, 2. Logistic Methods, 3. Dialectical Methods, 4. Problematic Methods, V. Principle - 1. Creative Principles, 2. Elemental Principles, 3. Comprehensive Principles, 4. Reflexive Principles, VI. Archic Analysis - 1. The Archic Matrix, 2. Interpretation of Texts and of the World, 3. Historical Interaction of Archic Modes, 4. The Progress of Awareness, Notes, Bibliography. 
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