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9781861345417 | Policy Pr, June 1, 2006, cover price $79.95

Paperback:

9781861345424 | Policy Pr, June 1, 2006, cover price $35.00

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Product Description: This book is a major reassessment of work in the field of critical gerontology, providing a comprehensive survey of issues by a team of contributors drawn from Europe and North America. The book focuses on the variety of ways in which age and ageing are socially constructed, and the extent to which growing old is being transformed through processes associated with globalisation...read more
By Jan Baars (editor), Dale Dannefer (editor), Chris Phillipson (editor) and Alan Walker (editor)

Hardcover:

9780895033581 | Baywood Pub Co, February 11, 2006, cover price $70.00 | About this edition: This book is a major reassessment of work in the field of critical gerontology, providing a comprehensive survey of issues by a team of contributors drawn from Europe and North America.

By Alan Walker (editor)

Hardcover:

9781900564595 | Gardners Books, November 7, 2005, cover price $38.60

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Product Description: This book provides a comprehensive picture of quality of life in old age in five very different European Union countries. Based on systematic review of the evidence in Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Sweden and the UIKL by leading national experts the volume constitutes a unique resource for anyone interested in ageing in Europe...read more
By Alan Walker (editor)

Hardcover:

9780335215140 | Open Univ Pr, May 1, 2005, cover price $177.95

Paperback:

9780335215133 | Open Univ Pr, May 6, 2005, cover price $71.95 | About this edition: This book provides a comprehensive picture of quality of life in old age in five very different European Union countries.

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Product Description: Eastern welfare systems have largely been neglected by Western social policy. There is very little information in the West about their operation and the differences between them. Yet, as China and Southeast Asia emerge as a major regional economic block, it is vital to understand the social models that are in operation there and how they are developing...read more
By Alan Walker (editor) and Chack-Kie Wong (editor)

Hardcover:

9781861345516 | Policy Pr, March 30, 2005, cover price $99.00 | About this edition: Eastern welfare systems have largely been neglected by Western social policy.

Paperback:

9781861345523 | Policy Pr, March 30, 2005, cover price $41.95 | About this edition: Eastern welfare systems have largely been neglected by Western social policy.

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Product Description: This book offers a unique insider's perspective on the unfolding discovery of a crucial link in our evolution: Proconsul, a fossil ape named whimsically after a performing chimpanzee called Consul. The Ape in the Tree is written in the voice of Alan Walker, whose involvement with Proconsul began when his graduate supervisor analyzed the tree-climbing adaptations in the arm and hand of this extinct creature...read more

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9780674016750 | Belknap Pr, April 15, 2005, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: This book offers a unique insider's perspective on the unfolding discovery of a crucial link in our evolution: Proconsul, a fossil ape named whimsically after a performing chimpanzee called Consul.

By Catherine Hagan Hennessy (editor) and Alan Walker (editor)

Paperback:

9780335215072 | Open Univ Pr, December 30, 2004, cover price $68.95

By Catherine Hagan Hennessy (editor) and Alan Walker (editor)

Hardcover:

9780335215089 | Open Univ Pr, December 30, 2004, cover price $130.00

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Product Description: Born in 1903, Edward Upward was a member of the celebrated Auden generation of young poets and novelists. This selection of twelve of his best short stories spans a literary career of almost eight decades, and is being published to celebrate his centenary...read more
By Edward Upward and Alan Walker (editor)

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9781900564236 | Enitharmon Pr, February 1, 2004, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: Born in 1903, Edward Upward was a member of the celebrated Auden generation of young poets and novelists.

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Product Description: This book speaks to people of all religious faiths who feel a need for prayer but are unsure how to focus their spiritual impulse into a daily activity. The author, a religious counselor, helps all who seek the Divine by discussing the different forms of prayer, from communal liturgical rituals to private prayer and meditation...read more

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9780764122743 | Barrons Educational Series Inc, February 1, 2003, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: This book speaks to people of all religious faiths who feel a need for prayer but are unsure how to focus their spiritual impulse into a daily activity.

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Product Description: "If only I do not die here." After falling ill during a visit to Bayreuth, Franz Liszt uttered this melancholy refrain throughout his final days, which were spent in rented rooms in a house opposite Wahnfried, the home of his daughter Cosima and his deceased son-in-law Richard Wagner...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Alan Walker (editor)

Hardcover:

9780801440762 | Cornell Univ Pr, December 1, 2002, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: "If only I do not die here.

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Product Description: This volume represents the outcome of two years of intensive debate about the future of Europe. It aims to provide the European Union with a vision: one that will unite all of its citizens and help to create the democratic legitimacy that the EU currently lacks...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Wolfgang Beck (editor), Fleur Thomese (editor), Laurent J. G. Van Der Maesen (editor) and Alan Walker (editor)

Hardcover:

9789041115232 | Kluwer Law Intl, February 1, 2001, cover price $154.00 | About this edition: This volume represents the outcome of two years of intensive debate about the future of Europe.

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Product Description: Use pictures, stories, and activities to teach all students the times tables. Everything is included: step-by-step lesson plans, flash card masters, tests, quizzes, charts, and activites. This book presents each multiplication fact in a way this is fun for the teacher and student...read more
By Jesus Murillo (illustrator) and Alan Walker

Paperback:

9780965176965 | Krimsten Pub, July 1, 2000, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Use pictures, stories, and activities to teach all students the times tables.

By Gerhard Naegele (editor) and Alan Walker (editor)

Hardcover:

9780335200085 | Open Univ Pr, October 1, 1999, cover price $85.00

Paperback:

9780335200078 | Open Univ Pr, June 1, 1999, cover price $43.95

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Product Description: The third volume in Alan Walker's magisterial biography of Franz Liszt."You can't help but keep turning the pages, wondering how it will all turn out: and Walker's accumulated readings of Liszt's music have to be taken seriously indeed...read more

Hardcover:

9780394525426 | Alfred a Knopf Inc, June 1, 1996, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: The third volume in Alan Walker's magisterial biography of Franz Liszt.

Paperback:

9780801484537, titled "Franz Liszt: The Final Years, 1861-1886" | Reprint edition (Cornell Univ Pr, December 1, 1997), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: The third volume in Alan Walker's magisterial biography of Franz Liszt.

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Product Description: This collection of articles focuses on new Liszt discoveries and includesinterpretative essays about his life and music by Ben Arnold, Mária Eckhardt, ReginaldGerig, Klára Hamburger, Kent Holliday, Hans Rudolf Jung, Geraldine Keeling, Pauline Pocknell, Charles Suttoni, and Anne Troisier de Diaz, as well as by famed pianists France Clidatand David Wilde and by co-editor James Deaville...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By James Deaville (editor), Michael Saffle (editor) and Alan Walker (editor)

Hardcover:

9780945193739 | Pendragon Pr, September 1, 1997, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: This collection of articles focuses on new Liszt discoveries and includesinterpretative essays about his life and music by Ben Arnold, Mária Eckhardt, ReginaldGerig, Klára Hamburger, Kent Holliday, Hans Rudolf Jung, Geraldine Keeling, Pauline Pocknell, Charles Suttoni, and Anne Troisier de Diaz, as well as by famed pianists France Clidatand David Wilde and by co-editor James Deaville.

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Describes the discovery in Africa of a nearly complete skeleton of a teenage male that may represent the 'missing link' between apes and modern humans and provides a step-by-step analysis of the find and its significance

Hardcover:

9780679426240 | 1 edition (Alfred a Knopf Inc, April 1, 1996), cover price $26.00 | About this edition: Describes the discovery in Africa of a nearly complete skeleton of a teenage male that may represent the 'missing link' between apes and modern humans and provides a step-by-step analysis of the find and its significance

Paperback:

9780679747833 | Vintage Books, September 1, 1997, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Describes the discovery in Africa of a nearly complete skeleton of a teenage male that may represent the 'missing link' between apes and modern humans and provides a step-by-step analysis of the find and its significance

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Product Description: This book brings together leading European social scientists to focus on the essential questions concerning the future of the European Union (EU). The Social Quality of Europe contains the most comprehensive and detailed analysis conducted so far of the relationship between EU economic and social dimensions...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Wolfgang Beck (editor), Laurent Van Der Maesen (editor) and Alan Walker (editor)

Hardcover:

9789041104564 | Kluwer Law Intl, June 1, 1997, cover price $131.00 | About this edition: This book brings together leading European social scientists to focus on the essential questions concerning the future of the European Union (EU).

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Product Description: What role do senior citizens have in European society in the late 20th century? This text considers this question and presents a portrait of how older people are perceived by the general public in the EU, and how they view themselves and the ageing process. (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Hardcover:

9780335197477 | Open Univ Pr, January 1, 1997, cover price $100.00 | About this edition: What role do senior citizens have in European society in the late 20th century?

Paperback:

9780335197460 | Open Univ Pr, December 1, 1996, cover price $41.95 | About this edition: What role do senior citizens have in European society in the late 20th century?

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Product Description: What are the issues underpinning the trend towards innovation in the community care of older people? What is the nature of the innovation: how is it experienced by older people and their carers? "Changing services for older people" sets out to address these pressing questions...read more

Hardcover:

9780335191383 | Open Univ Pr, May 1, 1996, cover price $102.95 | About this edition: What are the issues underpinning the trend towards innovation in the community care of older people?

Paperback:

9780335191376 | Open Univ Pr, May 1, 1996, cover price $47.95 | About this edition: * What are the issues underpinning the trend towards innovation in the community care of older people?

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Product Description: This text offers an analysis of intergenerational relations and social welfare. It examines both the micro-sociological relations within the family and the social contract which forms the backbone of the welfare state. This book is intended to appeal to undergraduates and postgraduates in sociology, social policy and medicine and it will also be particularly useful for professional courses such as nursing, social work and gerontology...read more
By Alan Walker (editor)

Hardcover:

9781857282115 | Ucl Pr Ltd, March 1, 1996, cover price $125.00 | About this edition: This text offers an analysis of intergenerational relations and social welfare.

Paperback:

9781857282122 | Routledge, March 1, 1996, cover price $71.95 | About this edition: This authoritative text offers the first comprehensive analysis of intergenerational relations and social welfare.

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Product Description: The partial skeleton of Homo erectus found in Kenya by Alan Walker, Richard Leakey, and others is truly one of the great discoveries in paleoanthropology, after the world's best paleoanthropologists have diligently searched for traces of Homo erectus in Africa and Asia for a century...read more

Hardcover:

9780387563015 | Springer Verlag, October 1, 1995, cover price $259.00 | About this edition: The partial skeleton of Homo erectus found in Kenya by Alan Walker, Richard Leakey, and others is truly one of the great discoveries in paleoanthropology, after the world's best paleoanthropologists have diligently searched for traces of Homo erectus in Africa and Asia for a century.

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