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              Waste Recycling and Energy Saving
                 

              Waste Recycling and Energy Saving (PDF ebook)

              Edited by Healey, Justin

              What are the best ways we can avoid creating excess waste and at the same time become more efficient with our power consumption? This book is a handy guide on how we can all live more sustainably by applying the most effective approaches to better manage our household waste and e ...

              ISBN 9781925339079
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              Published 24 April 2016 by THE SPINNEY PRESS
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              Extreme Weather and Natural Disasters

              Extreme Weather and Natural Disasters (Paperback)

              Edited by Healey, Justin

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              Australia is a vast land in which weather varies significantly in different parts of the continent. Recent extreme weather events in Australia, such as the Queensland floods and Victorian bushfires are brutal reminders of nature's devastating power. This book examines the causes ...

              ISBN 9781921507649
              Published 27 January 2012 by THE SPINNEY PRESS
              Interest Age 13+ years
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              Nuclear Energy Debate
               

              Nuclear Energy Debate (Paperback)

              Edited by Healey, Justin

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              The debate over the introduction of nuclear power in Australia has recently become more heated in light of safety concerns over the nuclear reactor meltdown emergency in Japan. Australia has also just committed to a carbon trading scheme to address its reliance on coal-fired ener ...

              ISBN 9781921507687
              Published 27 January 2012 by THE SPINNEY PRESS
              Interest Age 13+ years
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              Women's Health and Wellbeing
               

              Women's Health and Wellbeing (Paperback)

              Edited by Healey, Justin

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              Women may live longer than men, however they have more long-term health conditions than men. This book provides an overview of women's health statistics in Australia, and focuses on a range of major risks and conditions which are specific to the health and wellbeing of women.

              ISBN 9781920801854
              Published 18 April 2008 by THE SPINNEY PRESS
              Interest Age 13+ years
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              Dieting and Eating Disorders
               

              Dieting and Eating Disorders (Paperback)

              Edited by Healey, Justin

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              The pressure for young people to go on fad diets is a challenge to healthy eating habits.

              ISBN 9781920801458
              Published 26 April 2006 by THE SPINNEY PRESS
              Interest Age 13+ years
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              Attention Hyperactivity Disorder
               

              Attention Hyperactivity Disorder (Paperback)

              Edited by Healey, Justin

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              ADHD or ADD, is a controversial and increasingly prevalent behavioural and developmental disorder that affects between 2-10% of Australian children. What are the causes and symptoms of ADHD? Why are increasing numbers of Australian children being diagnosed with ADHD? What are the ...

              ISBN 9781920801526
              Published 21 July 2006 by THE SPINNEY PRESS
              Interest Age 13+ years
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              Cloning and Stem Cell Research
               

              Cloning and Stem Cell Research (Paperback)

              Edited by Healey, Justin

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              Cloning is the production of a cell or organism with the same nuclear genome as another cell or organism. This book looks at the latest breakthroughs in animal and human reproductive cloning, therapeautic cloning and stem cell research, and the ethical issues raised by this resea ...

              ISBN 9781920801755
              Published 21 January 2008 by THE SPINNEY PRESS
              Interest Age 13+ years
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              Amphetamine Use
               

              Amphetamine Use (Paperback)

              Edited by Healey, Justin

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              The rise in amphetamine use in some countries has reached epidemic levels. What are the medical, psychiatric, criminal and social impacts of this drug. This book seeks to educate readers about the forms and effects of amphetamines, a drug which can be snorted, ingested, smoked an ...

              ISBN 9781920801694
              Published 24 July 2007 by THE SPINNEY PRESS
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              Old Growth Forests
               

              Old Growth Forests (Paperback)

              Edited by Healey, Justin

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              Old growth forests are important in maintaining biodiversity and ecological functions and are recognised as having high aesthetic, cultural and natural conservation values. This book examines the current state of forestry and conservation in relation to old growth forests in the ...

              ISBN 9781920801656
              Published 20 April 2007 by THE SPINNEY PRESS
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              Separation and Divorce
               

              Separation and Divorce (Paperback)

              Edited by Healey, Justin

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              Examines divorce and cohabitation trends in Australia, and the financial and social factors that contribute to marital separation.

              ISBN 9781920801922
              Published 1 July 2008 by THE SPINNEY PRESS
              Interest Age 13+ years
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