Forthcoming Titles

Here are a selection of soon to be released titles from Australian Scholarly Publishing and Arcadia.

The Secret of the Lunar Rainbow
Trevor Hay
Crystal, born in Nepal in tragic circumstances, comes to live with distant relatives in her own Shangri-La by the Diamond Creek, on the outskirts of Melbourne.
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Memoir of an accidental ethicist: On medical ethics, medical misconduct and challenges for the medical profession
Kerry J Breen
This is an insiders account of the regulation of the medical profession in Australia and key issues in medical ethics and professional conduct that continue to bedevil medical practice.
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Dementia is Different: Not just another ordinary illness
Ludomyr Mykyta
In countries like ours, this is the era of chronic illness of which dementia is the epitome. The seeming epidemic of dementia comes with the ageing of the population, which was predictable for generations and for which successive governments failed to prepare.
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By What Authority? Criminal law in colonial New South Wales 1788–1861
Eugene Schofield-Georgeson
'By What Authority?' makes a ground-breaking new case for a history of Australian criminal law from the bottom-up.
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Callan Park: Hospital for the Insane
Sarah Luke
"Callan Park, Hospital for the Insane" uses Victorian-era medical files to explore the lives of the first patients and staff of the early hospital, detailing their daily routine, treatment, escapes and cures.
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Coasts of Dream: A Biography of E.J. Brady
Sarah Mirams
In telling the story of E.J. Bradys poetry, dreams and passions, Sarah Mirams delves insightfully into a writers life and Australias literary, social and environmental history.
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John Farrell: Poet, Journalist and Social Reformer 1851–1904
Paul Stenhouse
John Farrell was an integral figure in the literary and political ferment of the 1880s and 1890s in Australia.
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What The Hell Was He Thinking? John Spooner’s Guide to the 21st Century
John Spooner
In words and images Spooner hopes to answer the question what the hell was he thinking? His book contains more than 250 cartoons, drawings, etchings and paintings.
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