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              Fantastica: The World of Leo Bensemann
                 

              Fantastica: The World of Leo Bensemann (Paperback)

              By Simpson, Peter

              • Imp. $198.50
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              Fantastica is the first book to survey the life and work of Leo Bensemann (1912-1986), one of the most remarkable New Zealanders of his generation. Fantastica lets us inside Bensemann's world and provides a new window into the art and culture of twentieth-century New Zealand.

              ISBN 9781869404710
              Published AU 1 Feb 2011
              Publisher Auckland University Press
              Interest Age 14+ years
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              Attention, Cooperation, Purpose: An Approach to Working in Groups Using Insights from Wilfred Bion

              Attention, Cooperation, Purpose: An Approach to Working in Groups Using Insights from Wilfred Bion (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By French, Robert; Simpson, Peter

              • RRP: $52.99
              • $52.99
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              This book describes an approach based on attention that can help individuals and groups to cooperate more effectively. It presents the first book-length reassessment of Wilfred Bion's ideas on groups. Every group has a purpose or purposes - or, as Bion put it, every group, howeve...r casual, meets to 'do' something. The approach described here shows how individual group members' use of attention - both broad or evenly suspended and focused - can promote a better understanding of purpose, making it possible for them to do what they have met to do. This work of attention enables group members to maintain a clear sense of their purpose and also to recognise how easily they can become distracted, losing focus and dispersing their energies into activities that are off task. The approach builds on the authors' experience of using Bion's insights into group dynamics over twenty-five years in different contexts, formal and informal, as group members, managers, leaders, teachers, consultants, researchers, family members, and friends. The book aims to introduce Wilfred Bion's ideas to those who may never have encountered them, but it also develops those ideas in a way that offers fresh insights for those already familiar with his work. Throughout the book the authors use stories from their own experience to make the ideas accessible to anyone who is seeking to enhance their contributions to group life, to find the truth behind their experience, or simply to make things less confusing.
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              ISBN 9781782201311
              Released AU 15 Dec 2014
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Attention, Cooperation, Purpose: An Approach to Working in Groups Using Insights from Wilfred Bion

              Attention, Cooperation, Purpose: An Approach to Working in Groups Using Insights from Wilfred Bion (Hardback)

              By French, Robert; Simpson, Peter

              • RRP: $242.00
              • $242.00
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              This book describes an approach based on attention that can help individuals and groups to cooperate more effectively. It presents the first book-length reassessment of Wilfred Bion's ideas on groups. Every group has a purpose or purposes - or, as Bion put it, every group, howeve...r casual, meets to 'do' something. The approach described here shows how individual group members' use of attention - both broad or evenly suspended and focused - can promote a better understanding of purpose, making it possible for them to do what they have met to do. This work of attention enables group members to maintain a clear sense of their purpose and also to recognise how easily they can become distracted, losing focus and dispersing their energies into activities that are off task. The approach builds on the authors' experience of using Bion's insights into group dynamics over twenty-five years in different contexts, formal and informal, as group members, managers, leaders, teachers, consultants, researchers, family members, and friends.
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              ISBN 9780367102708
              Released AU 21 Jun 2019
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Creative Methods in Organizational Research

              Creative Methods in Organizational Research (Paperback)

              Edited by Broussine, Michael P.; Simpson, Peter

              • RRP: $82.00
              • $82.00
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              Offers readers the tools to gather and analyze data using stories, poetry, art and theatre. This work features case studies that show how the research approaches work in practice.

              ISBN 9781412901345
              Released AU 15 Apr 2008
              Publisher SAGE Publications Inc
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series SAGE Series in Management Research
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              England in the Middle Ages: The Normans 1066-1154
                

              England in the Middle Ages: The Normans 1066-1154 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Simpson, Peter

              • RRP: $30.99
              • $27.89
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              Experience the fascination and excitement of this formative period in English history. The Normans combine an authoritative account of the main events with the human stories of how people lived, learned, played, prayed, loved, and were governed. The format has been designed to en...able the reader to absorb the essence of the period. With over one hundred illustrations, maps, and time lines, the emphasis was on writing a serious history book with easy readability. Peter Simpson's encyclopedic knowledge of the English Middle Ages has enabled him to delve into fascinating details of the time and the links with England today to be found in language, institutions, and places. A lifetime of business, study, and research has enabled him to understand and relate the evolving architecture, trade, economics, and science and technology of this formative period in English history. England in the Middle Ages: The Normans 1066-1154 is ideal for scholars, students, visitors to England and Normandy, and for the general history reader.
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              ISBN 9781796045444
              Released AU 30 Jul 2019
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              England in the Middle Ages: The Normans 1066-1154
                

              England in the Middle Ages: The Normans 1066-1154 (Hardback)

              By Simpson, Peter

              • RRP: $42.99
              • $38.69
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              Experience the fascination and excitement of this formative period in English history. The Normans combine an authoritative account of the main events with the human stories of how people lived, learned, played, prayed, loved, and were governed. The format has been designed to en...able the reader to absorb the essence of the period. With over one hundred illustrations, maps, and time lines, the emphasis was on writing a serious history book with easy readability. Peter Simpson's encyclopedic knowledge of the English Middle Ages has enabled him to delve into fascinating details of the time and the links with England today to be found in language, institutions, and places. A lifetime of business, study, and research has enabled him to understand and relate the evolving architecture, trade, economics, and science and technology of this formative period in English history. England in the Middle Ages: The Normans 1066-1154 is ideal for scholars, students, visitors to England and Normandy, and for the general history reader.
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              ISBN 9781796045451
              Released AU 30 Jul 2019
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              Creative Methods in Organizational Research
               

              Creative Methods in Organizational Research (Hardback)

              Edited by Broussine, Michael P.; Simpson, Peter

              • Imp. $447.50
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              Offers readers the tools to gather and analyze data using stories, poetry, art and theatre. This work features case studies that show how the research approaches work in practice.

              ISBN 9781412901338
              Released AU 15 Apr 2008
              Publisher SAGE Publications Inc
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series SAGE Series in Management Research
              Availability
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              Unashamedly Protestant
                

              Unashamedly Protestant (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Simpson, Peter

              • RRP: $16.50
              • $16.50
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              In this book Pastor Peter Simpson surveys key factors in the English Reformation, and looks into why it was so necessary. He then analyses graciously the errors in the current teachings of the Roman Catholic Church.

              ISBN 9780244715861
              Released AU 15 Sep 2018
              Publisher Lulu.com
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              Under Occupation: Resistance and Struggle in a Militarised Asia-Pacific
               

              Under Occupation: Resistance and Struggle in a Militarised Asia-Pacific (PDF ebook – New ed.)

              By Broudy, Daniel; Simpson, Peter; Arakaki, Makoto

              This edited volume provides a vehicle for the expression of geographical and historical perspectives on the militarisation of East Asia and the Pacific. Among the questions the authors explore are: How have groups and individuals variously enforced, justified, supported, resisted..., and acquiesced in military occupation? How have concepts of nationality, identity, and self-determination been shaped, reshaped, and erased by historical processes? How can communities escape from their perceived or...
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              ISBN 9781443851237
              Available in PDF
              Software Adobe Ebook Compatible Devices
              Language en
              Released AU 29 Jul 2013
              Publisher Cambridge Scholars Publishing
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Charles Brasch Journals 1958-1973
               

              Charles Brasch Journals 1958-1973 (Hardback)

              Edited by Simpson, Peter

              • RRP: $53.99
              • $48.59
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              This third and final volume of Charles Brasch's compelling private journals covers the years from when he was 48 to his death at 64. By the 1960s, Brasch, though very private by temperament, was a reluctant public fgure, especially as editor of Landfall - indisputably New Zealand...'s leading cultural quarterly
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              ISBN 9781988531144
              Published AU 1 Jun 2018
              Publisher Otago University Press
              Interest Age General Audience
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