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Product Description: As many places around the world confront issues of globalization, migration and postcoloniality, travel writing has become a serious genre of study, reflecting some of the greatest concerns of our time. Encompassing forms as diverse as field journals, investigative reports, guidebooks, memoirs, comic sketches and lyrical reveries; travel writing is now a crucial focus for discussion across many subjects within the humanities and social sciences...read more
By Carl Thompson (editor)

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9780415825245 | Routledge, December 3, 2015, cover price $225.00 | About this edition: As many places around the world confront issues of globalization, migration and postcoloniality, travel writing has become a serious genre of study, reflecting some of the greatest concerns of our time.

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Product Description: Continuing our series on Women's Travel Writings, this two-part collection presents some fascinating tales of North Africa and the Middle East.
By Lois Chaber (editor), Francesca Saggini (editor) and Carl Thompson (editor)

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9781851961399 | Pickering & Chatto Ltd, April 30, 2014, cover price $545.00 | About this edition: Continuing our series on Women's Travel Writings, this two-part collection presents some fascinating tales of North Africa and the Middle East.
9781138766563 | Routledge, April 1, 2014, cover price $190.00 | About this edition: Continuing our series on Women's Travel Writings, this two-part collection presents some fascinating tales of North Africa and the Middle East.
9781138766549 | Routledge, April 1, 2014, cover price $190.00
9781138766556 | Routledge, April 1, 2014, cover price $190.00

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Product Description: Parecomic is a graphic novel about the system we live in—what’s wrong with it, and how we might be able change it for the better. The recent upsurge in popular protest around the world shows that people are not happy with the state of capitalism and desire an alternative that will work for the 99%, not just the 1%...read more
By Noam Chomsky (introduced by), Carl Thompson (illustrator) and Sean Michael Wilson

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9781609804565 | Seven Stories Pr, May 7, 2013, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Parecomic is a graphic novel about the system we live in—what’s wrong with it, and how we might be able change it for the better.

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Product Description: Tales of shipwreck have always fascinated audiences, and as a result there is a rich literature of suffering at sea, and an equally rich tradition of visual art depicting this theme. Exploring the shifting semiotics and symbolism of shipwreck, the interdisciplinary essays in this volume provide a history of a major literary and artistic motif as they consider how depictions have varied over time, and across genres and cultures...read more
By Carl Thompson (editor)

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9780415643627 | Routledge, August 15, 2013, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: Tales of shipwreck have always fascinated audiences, and as a result there is a rich literature of suffering at sea, and an equally rich tradition of visual art depicting this theme.

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Product Description: Good solid advice and great strategies in preparing for and passing the Avaya Certified Support Specialist (ACSS) exam, getting interviews and landing the Avaya Certified Support Specialist (ACSS) job. If you have prepared for the Avaya Certified Support Specialist (ACSS) exam - now is the moment to get this book and prepare for passing the exam and how to find and land a Avaya Certified Support Specialist - Contact Recording and Avaya Quality Monitoring (ACSS) job, There is absolutely nothing that isn't thoroughly covered in the book...read more

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9781486158669 | Lightning Source Inc, September 30, 2012, cover price $37.99 | About this edition: Good solid advice and great strategies in preparing for and passing the Avaya Certified Support Specialist (ACSS) exam, getting interviews and landing the Avaya Certified Support Specialist (ACSS) job.

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Product Description: An increasingly popular genre – addressing issues of empire, colonialism, post-colonialism, globalization, gender and politics – travel writing offers the reader a movement between the familiar and the unknown. In this volume, Carl Thompson: introduces the genre, outlining competing definitions and key debates  provides a broad historical survey from the medieval period to the present day explores the autobiographical dimensions of the form looks at both men and women’s travel writing, surveying a range of canonical and more marginal works, drawn from both the colonial and postcolonial era utilises both British and American travelogues to consider the genre's role in shaping the history of both nations...read more

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9780415444644 | Routledge, July 12, 2011, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: An increasingly popular genre – addressing issues of empire, colonialism, post-colonialism, globalization, gender and politics – travel writing offers the reader a movement between the familiar and the unknown.

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Product Description: Featuring fascinating and deeply moving accounts of shipwrecks, this compendium offers various perspectives—from popular culture and sentimentalism to the literature of religious and moral improvement—on the British Romantic era...read more
By Carl Thompson (editor)

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9781842331293 | Nottingham Trent Univ, November 1, 2007, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: Featuring fascinating and deeply moving accounts of shipwrecks, this compendium offers various perspectives—from popular culture and sentimentalism to the literature of religious and moral improvement—on the British Romantic era.

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Product Description: Carl Thompson explores the romance that can attach to the notion of suffering in travel, and the importance of the persona of 'suffering traveller' in the Romantic self-fashionings of figures such as Wordsworth and Byron. Situating such self-fashionings in the context of the upsurge of tourism in the late eighteenth century, he shows how the Romantics sought to differentiate themselves from mere tourists by following alternative models, and alternative travel 'scripts', in both their travelling and their travel writing...read more

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9780199259984, titled "The Suffering Traveller and the Romantic Imagination" | Clarendon Pr, July 26, 2007, cover price $125.00 | About this edition: Carl Thompson explores the romance that can attach to the notion of suffering in travel, and the importance of the persona of 'suffering traveller' in the Romantic self-fashionings of figures such as Wordsworth and Byron.

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Product Description: The book will give a critical overview of the current research literature regarding the topic of clinical decision making and judgement in nursing. This is in contrast to other texts which either rely on anecdotal evidence to justify their approach, or focus on medical (rather than nurse) decision making...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Dawn Dowding (editor), Sarah Mullally (foreword by) and Carl Thompson (editor)

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9780443070761 | Churchill Livingstone, February 26, 2002, cover price $46.95 | About this edition: The book will give a critical overview of the current research literature regarding the topic of clinical decision making and judgement in nursing.

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Product Description: Using empirical case studies, this key text explores a range of key practice issues, and evaluates the contribution which nursing makes in the community. The text emphasizes, explores and evaluates three themes: The shift from secondary to primary care --Establishing needs and priority setting --And the role of evaluation in evidence-based practice...read more
By Karl Atkin (editor), Neil Lunt and Carl Thompson (editor)

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9780702023248 | Bailliere-Tindale, June 23, 1999, cover price $61.95 | About this edition: Using empirical case studies, this key text explores a range of key practice issues, and evaluates the contribution which nursing makes in the community.

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