search for books and compare prices
Paul Spencer has written 16 work(s)
Search for other authors with the same name
displaying 1 to 16 | at end
show results in order: alphabetically | oldest to newest | newest to oldest
Cover for 9781841742854 Cover for 9781468585704 Cover for 9781468585698 Cover for 9781632411228 Cover for 9781632411235 Cover for 9781632411242 Cover for 9781632411259 Cover for 9780253336255 Cover for 9780415317238 Cover for 9780198233756 Cover for 9781873951187 Cover for 9781904151081 Cover for 9781861003577 Cover for 9780415317252 Cover for 9780415330053 Cover for 9781138861961 Cover for 9780521305211 Cover for 9780521315500 Cover for 9780415317245 Cover for 9780415555166 Cover for 9781861002280 Cover for 9783110372328
Product Description: This study seeks to relate the problems of maturation and ageing to the life course as a whole. As it is treated here, the riddle posed by the sphinx asks "What is it that changes as we age?" and is concerned with the enigmas of this total process...read more
By Paul Spencer (editor)

Paperback:

9780415040891 | Routledge, November 1, 1990, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: This study seeks to relate the problems of maturation and ageing to the life course as a whole.

cover image for 9781841742854
Product Description: The Care Standards Act 2000, which came into force on April 1, 2002, substantially reforms the law relating to the registration and regulation of residential care homes and other establishments. This book provides an in-depth guide to the new Act and offers practical advice as to its wide-reaching effect...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Paperback:

9781841742854 | Blackstone Pr, November 20, 2003, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: The Care Standards Act 2000, which came into force on April 1, 2002, substantially reforms the law relating to the registration and regulation of residential care homes and other establishments.

Product Description: Paul Spencer shares the memories of his childhood in eastern Kentucky, and the people that made it special. The book is filled with humor, wit, and bits of country wisdom. Enjoyable reading for the entire family.

Paperback:

9780970672537 | Jona Books, September 1, 2002, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Paul Spencer shares the memories of his childhood in eastern Kentucky, and the people that made it special.

cover image for 9781468585698
Product Description: A Buddhist monk has just meditated himself into an explosion of pure white light. This is the first of such event captured on camera, and the world's press go mad at the authenticated video, filmed by the monks themselves. An international complement of reporters is sent to Tibet to uncover the story, and Tara is the beautiful blonde sent by America's largest tabloid...read more

Hardcover:

9781468585704, titled "Devil’s in the Detail" | Authorhouse, June 21, 2012, cover price $36.61 | About this edition: A Buddhist monk has just meditated himself into an explosion of pure white light.

Paperback:

9781468585698, titled "Devil’s in the Detail" | Authorhouse, June 21, 2012, cover price $19.76 | About this edition: A Buddhist monk has just meditated himself into an explosion of pure white light.

cover image for 9781632411259
Product Description: This book provides encyclopedic information regarding the Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD). There are many researches currently being conducted in the field of autism spectrum disorders. Hence, keeping up with all the current happenings in this field is a

Hardcover:

9781632411228 | Ingram Pub Services, January 7, 2015, cover price $155.00 | About this edition: This book broadly discusses Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) and its related aspects.
9781632411235 | Ingram Pub Services, January 7, 2015, cover price $115.00 | About this edition: This book extensively discusses Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) and its related aspects.
9781632411242 | Ingram Pub Services, January 7, 2015, cover price $115.00 | About this edition: This book provides a substantial discussion on Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) and its related aspects.
9781632411259 | Ingram Pub Services, January 7, 2015, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: This book provides encyclopedic information regarding the Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD).

cover image for 9780415317238
Product Description: When first published in 1988, this classic study was the first to relate the dynamics of the Maasai age organisation to the tensions within the family. Together, these provide the twin strands of a man's career, opposed ritually and reflecting a fundamental ambivalence in Maasai thought...read more

Hardcover:

9780253336255 | Indiana Univ Pr, April 1, 1988, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: First published in 1988, The Maasai of Matapato has become a classic of ethnography.

Paperback:

9780415317238 | Routledge, January 1, 2004, cover price $48.95 | About this edition: When first published in 1988, this classic study was the first to relate the dynamics of the Maasai age organisation to the tensions within the family.

cover image for 9780198233756
Product Description: Spencer presents the definitive study of the ways of life of the cattle-herding peoples of East Africa, drawing on many years of research. This region has offered a prime example of a traditional culture resisting the inevitability of change; it provides the best-known and most extensive instance both of cattle-pastoralist society and of social organization based primarily on age...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Hardcover:

9780198233756 | Clarendon Pr, April 23, 1998, cover price $175.00 | About this edition: Spencer presents the definitive study of the ways of life of the cattle-herding peoples of East Africa, drawing on many years of research.

cover image for 9781873951187
This is an illustrated history of the ancient Cornish port of Padstow, recalling its earliest days until present times. The text also includes a guide to walks in the neighbourhood.
By Paul Spencer (illustrator)

Paperback:

9781873951187 | Gardners Books, June 25, 1998, cover price $13.85 | About this edition: This is an illustrated history of the ancient Cornish port of Padstow, recalling its earliest days until present times.

cover image for 9781904151081
Product Description: XML, the extensible markup language, is now a maturing technology with many selling points, as have been explained in books and on the Web for the past few years. This book takes you past the hype to show you how to use XML in your web development, from client-side use with CSS, XSLT, and scripting in the latest browsers, to basic server-side techniques in various environments, such as ASP and JSP...read more

Paperback:

9781904151081 | Glasshaus, October 1, 2002, cover price $39.99 | About this edition: XML, the extensible markup language, is now a maturing technology with many selling points, as have been explained in books and on the Web for the past few years.

cover image for 9780415317252
Product Description: Samburu society is a gerontocracy in which power rests with the older men; men under thirty may not marry or otherwise assert their personal independence. This nomadic tribe from the arid regions of northern Kenya cling to their traditional way of life despite the rapid change throughout Africa...read more

Paperback:

9780415317252 | Routledge, January 1, 2004, cover price $50.95 | About this edition: Samburu society is a gerontocracy in which power rests with the older men; men under thirty may not marry or otherwise assert their personal independence.

cover image for 9781138861961
Product Description: In an era of rapid change for Africa, this nomadic tribe clings to its traditional way of life. This book examines their society, and provides the first full published description of human life in the area. The author, a social anthropologist, spent more than two years among the Samburu; as an adopted member of one of their clans, he perceived how their values and attitudes are closely interwoven with a social system that resists change...read more

Hardcover:

9780415330053 | Reprint edition (Routledge, April 30, 2004), cover price $270.00 | About this edition: In an era of rapid change for Africa, this nomadic tribe clings to its traditional way of life.

Paperback:

9781138861961 | Routledge, February 5, 2015, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: In an era of rapid change for Africa, this nomadic tribe clings to its traditional way of life.

By Paul Spencer (editor)

Hardcover:

9780521305211 | Cambridge Univ Pr, March 1, 1986, cover price $55.00 | also contains Extra Good Stuff

Paperback:

9780521315500 | Cambridge Univ Pr, April 1, 1986, cover price $44.99

cover image for 9780415555166
Product Description: First Published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Hardcover:

9780415317245 | Routledge, December 1, 2003, cover price $135.00 | About this edition: First Published in 2004.

Paperback:

9780415555166, titled "Time, Space and the Unknown: Maasai Configurations of Power and Providence" | Routledge, May 17, 2009, cover price $54.95 | About this edition: First Published in 2004.

cover image for 9783110372328
Product Description: Here it is argued that understanding another culture can only be approached through models derived from representations conveyed by members of that culture. The anthropologist may then elaborate these images through the choice of analytical parallels, even extending to other disciplines and personal experience...read more

Hardcover:

9783110372328 | Walter De Gruyter Inc, July 31, 2014, cover price $84.00 | About this edition: Here it is argued that understanding another culture can only be approached through models derived from representations conveyed by members of that culture.

displaying 1 to 16 | at end