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The heydays for the Independent Probation Officer in England and Wales. 1950’s – 1970’s By Geoff Kenure
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By reference to his early working life as a probation officer in England the author argues that the timespan covered was a period when those in that role were essentially operating as independent... More > professionals. He uses examples from his early experience to explain the ethos, training and practice of probation officers of the day. The work is intended to provide a snapshot of the work of a probation officer in what he calls those heydays. Whilst it may be of interest to those seeking to research or understand the role of the probation officer in that period it is written to be of interest to the general reader Geoff was a probation officer for 34 years. Subsequently he worked for 12 years as an advocacy coach and part time university lecturer and for 9 years was a hospital manager hearing appeals by people detained under the Mental Health Act.< Less
School Has Been Blown to Pieces: Growing Up With Pop Culture in the 1970s By Mick Deal
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An endearing auto-biographical account of a journey through childhood, experienced through what was arguably the most entertaining decade ever in which to have been a kid in Britain. Mapping his... More > young life out through his love of the popular culture of the day, from the music that he grew up with and absorbed, to the popular TV shows which innocently entertained a generation of kids, the bashful but defiant protagonist reflects upon a tumultuous decade and of an age of innocence long since lost. Through his troubled relationship with a largely uninspiring education system and the schooling customs of his generation (and his ultimate contempt for them) it becomes clear that it is the popular culture of his childhood era which proves to be, among many other things, his education and his window into the world.< Less
New York Punk - A Photo Essay of the New York Punk Scene during the 1970's By Richard Verdi
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New York Punk - A Photo Essay of the New York Punk Scene during the 1970's By Richard Verdi
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Music Makers From Mid-Michigan and Surrounding Areas 1940s thru 1970s: Who Were They? By William R. Holtzapple
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A note from the author: This book for a limited time only is back in print with a 15% discount. Due to an unbelievable price increase from the Lulu press, I was forced to abandon the print option in... More > favor of the downloaded version. The print increase was over 60.00 per copy which I thought was out of reach for most interested party's. The download is much more reasonable. I am in the process of finding other means of getting it back in print form. Sorry for any inconvenience. Your author William R. Holtzapple.. Book description: A brief look at some of the recording artists and their work from the Mid- Michigan area. Includes label and picture scans of many records.Over 300 color photos and hundreds of black and white band photos. Also interviews and a price guide to some of the more collectible recording artists are included. 1940s-1970s all types of music are covered. Over 200 8.50" x 11.00" pages and over 1/2" thick, color and black and white.< Less
UFO Case Files Of Scotland Volume 2: (The Sightings, 1970s – 1990’s) By Malcolm Robinson
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In this his third book, UFO & Paranormal researcher Malcolm Robinson takes a look at the hundreds of UFO sightings that have been witnessed in the Scottish skies. Our journey takes us from the... More > Scottish Borders up through to Central Scotland and onwards to the very tip of North West Scotland, areas of which have been subjected to some amazing UFO sightings. We hear of puzzling UFO accounts coming from ordinary housewives to Military personnel, everyone has a story to tell and you’ll find them all in here in this fascinating book. Malcolm Robison is one of the foremost UFO & Paranormal researchers in the United Kingdom. Malcolm has lectured extensively on UFOs and the Paranormal all over the UK, Ireland, France and Holland, and was the first Scot to lecture on American soil in Laughlin Nevada in 2009. Malcolm has appeared regularly on T.V. both here in the UK and all over the world and has assisted newspapers and radio stations with information on UFOs and the Paranormal.< Less
The Women of Punk- A Photo Essay of the New York Punk Scene during the 1970's By Richard Verdi
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One night in 1977, Rich Verdi's friend took him to see a band called the Ramones. They were playing at a New York nightclub called CBGB's A budding photographer, Verdi was on the lookout for a... More > project and the club captured his imagination. The club opened in 1973 and before long became the home to rockers like Blondie, Talking Heads, the Ramones and The Cramps.The photos have been displayed in many places over the years,including CNN and a Mike Mills film.. It was a small slice of New York, but had an energy like nothing since the anti-Vietnam era music. His images show not just the concerts but the entire vibe of the club. The legendary world of CBGB is now lost to music history; the club closed in 2006.But one can visit again just by glancing through Verdi’s photos.< Less
Confirming or Conforming: Comparing the Dominant Values of Fictional Families from Popular Television Shows to those of United States Society in the 1970s, 1990s, and 2010s By Bethany P. Helm
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Though much data exists on the dramatic growth of television consumption over the years, research on the impact of television shows on their viewers is sorely lacking, specifically as concerns values... More > within the family unit. The goal of this study was to determine whether the values in a given decade, namely the 1970s, 1990s, and 2010s, tended to match those of society at the time and to examine how the shows families watch reflect and shape their values. Research in historical data on trends in family values was analyzed along with data gathered from in-person interviews with two participants from each of the three focus decades.< Less
The Seventies: Three Stories By William Lupton
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Three stories written in the 1970s are published here for the first time.
The Seventies: Three Stories By William Lupton
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Three stories written in the 1970s are published here for the first time.

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