Preparing for Nursing Practice 1e

Preparing for Nursing Practice is a practical, informative and ‘to the point’ text that provides contextual information, strategies, and reflective opportunities for student nurses to develop their understanding of transitioning to professional practice as a Graduate Registered Nurse (GRN). Key professional concepts such as advocacy, principles of lifelong learning, and working collaboratively are clearly linked…

Auditing Theory and Practice 1e

Auditing Theory and Practice incorporates the standards set by Australia’s AUASB (Auditing and Assurance Standards Board) and New Zealand’s NZAuASB (New Zealand Auditing and Assurance Standards Board). Parts 1-4 of the reader-friendly text illustrate the four major phases of the audit. Part 5 allows instructors to pick and mix content to match both shorter and…

My People’s Songs: How an Indigenous Family Survived Colonial Tasmania

Tarenootairer (c.1806–58) was still a child when a band of white sealers bound her and forced her onto a boat. From there unfolded a life of immense cruelty inflicted by her colonial captors. As with so many Indigenous women of her time, even today the historical record of her life remains a scant thread embroidered…

Dreamers and Schemers

In this compelling and comprehensive work, renowned historian Frank Bongiorno presents a social and cultural history of Australia’s political life, from pre-settlement Indigenous systems to the present day. Depicting a wonderful parade of dreamers and schemers, Bongiorno surveys moments of political renewal and sheds fresh light on our democratic life. From local pubs and meeting…