Book Spotlight

Check this page every month to see our new stock, and book spotlights (books recommended by the Learning Centre staff each month).

January Book Highlights

As we come enter the new year, we are starting things off right with a whole lot of new books! We’ve highlighted some of our favourites below.

New Politics Books

The Government of No One
The Government of No-One: The Theory and Practice of Anarchism
Ruth Kinna
Oxford Concise Dictionary of Politics and International Relations (Fourth Edition)
Garrett W. Brown, Iain McLean and Alistair McMillan
Genocide: A Comprehensive Introduction - 3rd Edition - Adam Jones - R
Genocide: A Comprehensive Introduction
Adam Jones
Comparative Politics
Daniele Caramani

New Business Books

Academic Writing for International Students of Business and Economics
Academic Writing for International Students of Business and Economics
Stephen Bailey
Statistics for Economics, Accounting and Business Studies, 7th Edition
Statistics for Economics, Accounting and Business Studies
Michael Barrow

New Study Skills Books

SPSS Survival Manual: A Step by Step Guide to Data Analysis Using IBM SPSS
Julie Pallant
Research Methodology: A Step-by-Step Guide for Beginners: Amazon.co.uk:  Kumar, Ranjit: 9781526449900: Books
Research Methodology: A Step-By-Step Guide for Beginners
Ranjit Kumar


We also have a handful of new books in our staff section. It would be great to see staff new and old come and check the refreshed staff section out!

New Staff Books

Identifying, Assessing and Supporting Learners with Dyscalculia
Kathleen Kelly
ADHD 2.0: New Science and Essential Strategies for Thriving with Distraction – from Childhood through Adulthood
Edward M. Hallowell M.D. and John J. Ratey M.D.
The Dyspraxic Learner: Strategies for Success : Alison Patrick:  Amazon.co.uk: Books
The Dyspraxic Learner: Strategies for Success
Alison Patrick


Remember that this is just the highlights! We have hundreds of other books to check out and we look forward to seeing you enjoy them in 2022.