Books

Prue Hyman
An exploration of the impact of 1980s economic policy on women. Challenges orthodox economic analysis and theory, and argues that the contribution of women as workers and consumers needs to be taken i... [+]
Anna Yeatman (ed) | Margaret Wilson (ed)
Traditional concepts of justice are challenged in this collection of essays exploring biculturalism and difference. The ways we approach questions of sovereignty, governance and democracy are fully de... [+]
Jane Kelsey
Jane Kelsey analyses the shift of power in this country over the ten year period, 1984–1994. Her insights into the redistribution of power and income are penetrating – and far reaching.... [+]
Colin James
A leading political analyst details the disruptive changes of the 1980s and 1990s – and looks to the future. 'New Territory' is the sequel to Colin James’s classic book on New Zealand an... [+]
David Thomson
The future of the welfare state is under question today, as it was in 1991. The contention here is that welfare has shifted over the years to benefit an ageing generation, at the cost of the young.... [+]
Kevin Clements
The anti-nuclear stand of the fourth Labour Government thrust the question of defence to the centre of New Zealand politics. Kevin Clements traces the history of this country’s involvement in the nu... [+]
Marilyn Waring
Women’s work fuels the economies of every country in the world. Yet no value is placed on this labour. Marilyn Waring explores the implications of discounting the work of half the world’s populati... [+]
Colin James
New Zealand in 1986 was characterised by nothing so much as change. Reform was everywhere. Was it a betrayal, or a challenge and opportunity for the future?... [+]
Christine Dann
The late twentieth century saw a renewal of feminist activism. This valuable account of the women’s liberation movement recounts changes that have affected all women's lives.... [+]
Bridget Williams (ed)
An equally eclectic mix. Contributions come from Marti Friedlander, Colin James, Keith Sinclair, Ernst Plischke, Vincent O’Sullivan, Owen Marshall, Joy Cowley, Marilynn Webb, Anne Kirker...... [+]

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