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Unwell: What Makes a Disease a Disease?
Unwell: What Makes...
Mike McRae


In a world where illness seems to be everywhere, where does failing biology stop and personal responsibility begin?


The First Balloon-Expandable Coronary Stent
The First Balloon-...
Gary Roubin


The story of the development and use of the first balloon-expandable coronary stent, written by the doctor who proved that pioneer Andreas Gruentzig's methods could work in practice as well as in theo ...


What Is This Thing Called Science? (new and revised 4th edition)
What Is This Thing...
Alan Chalmers


A brand new edition of an internationally renowned science bestseller.


Tribal Science: Brains, Beliefs and Bad Ideas
Tribal Science: Br...
Mike McRae


When facing off a woolly mammoth, a few spear-wielding friends are more helpful than Darwin’s views on natural selection. Mike McRae argues that humans didn’t evolve to do science, but to get along i ...


Wisdom: From Philosophy To Neuroscience
Wisdom: From Philo...
Stephen S Hall


A compelling investigation into one of our most coveted ideals through the lens of modern brain science. In this fascinating journey from philosophy to science, Stephen S. Hall traces the path of wis ...


Knowledge Matters
Knowledge Matters
Richard E. Lee


Knowledge Matters is a crucial step towards solving the structural crisis in how we understand our world. With the rise of capitalism came structures of knowledge that divided ‘facts’ (sciences) from ...


Einstein
Einstein's Heroes
Robyn Arianrhod


Imagine you are fluent in a language so powerful that when you write it down it mysteriously takes on a life of its own, beyond your thoughts or control. A magical language of prophecy, with which you ...


What Is This Thing Called Science?
What Is This Thing...
Alan Chalmers


This indispensable new edition brings Chalmers' popular text up to date with contemporary trends and confirms its status as the best introductory textbook on the philosophy of science. This revised an ...

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Congratulations to the seven UQP authors shortlisted in the 2018 Queensland Literary Awards: Venero Armanno, Tony Birch, Peter Carnavas, Laura Elvery, Pip Harry, Charles Massy, and Jackie Ryan.  

The Courier-Mail People's Choice Queensland Book of the Year Award  

Burning Down by Venero Armanno

We'll Show the World: Expo88 by Jackie Ryan

University of Southern Queensland Short Story Collection - Steele Rudd Award

Common People by Tony Birch

Trick of the Light by Laura Elvery

Griffith University Children's BookAward            

The Elephant by Peter Canarvas

Griffith University Young Adult Book Award       

Because of You by Pip Harry

The University of Queensland Non-Fiction Book Award

Call of the Reed Warbler: A New Agriculture - A New Earth by Charles Massy

Queensland Premier's Award for a Work of State Significance    

We'll Show the World: Expo88by Jackie Ryan

University of Southern Queensland History Book Award              

We'll Show the World: Expo 88 by Jackie Ryan





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Join Bernard Cohen as he launches When I Saw the Animal at Ariel Books in Sydney.

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Join Mike McRae, author of Unwell, at the Avid Reader in Brisbane.
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