Available Publications

University of Chester Press books are available in print format and can be ordered online, while e-books are available through the institutional library collections of ebrary, EBSCO, EBL, Ebook Central, Gardners and Dawsonera.

University of Chester Press titles 

Jonathon Louth and Martin Potter (Editors), Edges of Identity: The Production of Neoliberal Subjectivities, 2017, ISBN 978-1-908258-24-3, £18.99. Publication date: September 2017.

Ian Seed (Editor), Crossings Over: Short Stories from the Cheshire Prize for Literature 2016, 2017, ISBN 978-1-908258-24-3, £10.99.

Sharon M. Varey and Graeme J. White, Landscapes Past and Present: Cheshire and Beyond2016, ISBN 978-1-908258-28-1, £12.99.

Stephen E. Harding, Ingimund's Saga: Viking Wirral, 2016, ISBN 978-1-908258-30-4, £15.99.

Derek Halbert and Hayley Whitaker, Advocacy and Public Speaking: A Student's Introduction  2016, ISBN 978-1-908258-27-4, £12.99.

Rebecca Mallett, Cassandra A. Ogden and Jenny Slater (Editors), Theorising Normalcy and the Mundane: Precarious Positions, 2016, ISBN 978-1-908258-20-5, £17.99.

Ian Seed (Editor), Patches of Light: Short Stories from the Cheshire Prize for Literature 2015, 2016, ISBN 978-1-908258-29-8, £10.99.

Ian Dunn, Bright Star in the Present Prospect: The University of Chester 1839-2015, 2015, ISBN 978-1-908258-26-7, £7.99.

Jaki Brien, Out of this Word: Stories and Poems for Children from the Cheshire Prize for Literature 2014, 2015, ISBN 978-1-908258-25-0, £10.99.

Guy Hodgson, War Torn: Manchester, its Newspapers and the Luftwaffe's Blitz of 1940, 2015, ISBN 978-1-908258-16-8, £14.99.

Peter Cox (Ed.), Cycling Cultures, 2015, ISBN 978-1-908258-11-3, £13.99.

Peter Madsen Gubi (Ed.), Listening to Less-Heard Voices: Developing Counsellors' Awareness, 2015, ISBN 978-1-908258-26-3, £14.99.

Paul Taylor and Paul Wagg (Eds), Work and Society: Places, Spaces and Identities, 2014, ISBN 978-1-908258-15-1, £12.99.

Emma L. E. Rees (Ed.), Great Escapes: Poetry from the Cheshire Prize for Literature 2013, 2014, ISBN 978-1-908258-21-2, £10.99.

Graeme J. White, On Chester On: A History of Chester College and the University of Chester, 2014, ISBN 978-1-908258-19-9, £14.99.

Dunja Njaradi, Backstage Economies: Labour and Masculinities in Contemporary European Dance, 2014, ISBN 978-1-908258-14-4, £13.99.

Claire H. Griffiths (Ed), Contesting Historical Divides in Francophone Africa, 2013, ISBN 978-1-908258-03-8, £14.99.

Emma L. E. Rees, Lost and Found: Short Stories from the Cheshire Prize for Literature 2012, 2013, ISBN 978-1-908258-10-6, £11.99.

Simon Roberts, Shades of Expression: Online Political Journalism in the Post-Colour Revolution Nations , 2013, ISBN 978-1-908258-07-6, £13.99.

Cassandra A. Ogden & Stephen Wakeman, Corporeality: The Body and Society, 2013, ISBN 978-1-905929-97-9, £12.99.

Ros Aitken, The Prime Minister's Son. Stephen Gladstone, Rector of Hawarden, publication on 8 November 2012, ISBN 978-1-908258-01-4, £14.99.

Sharon M. Varey and Graeme J. White, Landscape History Discoveries in the North West, 2012, ISBN 978-1-908258-00-7, £12.99.

Derek Alsop, More Bagpipe Music: Poems on Scotland, 2012, ISBN 978-1-908258-05-2, £7.99.

Jaki Brien (Ed) Wordlife: Stories and Poems for Children from the Cheshire Prize for Literature 2011, 2012, ISBN 978-1-905929-98-6, £10.99.

Bruce Ing, Biodiversity in the North West: The Slime Moulds of Cheshire, 2011, ISBN 978-1-905929-ISBN 978-1-905929-91-7, £11.99.

Emma L. E. Rees (Ed), Still Life: Poetry from the Cheshire Prize for Literature 2010, 2011, ISBN 978-1-905929-88-7, £6.99.

Lisa Peters, Politics, Publishing and Personalities: Wrexham Newspapers, 1848-1914, 2011, ISBN 978-1-905929-87-0, £12.99.

 

Chester Academic Press titles

Cheshire Prize for Literature Anthologies

Peter Blair (Ed), Edge Words: Stories from the Cheshire Prize for Literature 2006, 2007, ISBN 978-1-905929-29-0, £5.00.

Peter Blair (Ed), Elements: Poems from the Cheshire Prize for Literature 2007, 2008, ISBN 978-1-905929-57-3, £5.00.

Jaki Brien (Ed) Wordscapes: Stories and Poems for Children from the Cheshire Prize for Literature 2008, ISBN 978-1-905929-74-0, £5.00.

Jaki Brien (Ed) Word Weaving: Stories and Poems for Children from the Cheshire Prize for Literature 2005, 2006, ISBN 978-1-902275-90-1, £5.00.

Ashley Chantler (Ed), Life Lines: Poems from the Cheshire Prize for Literature 2004, 2005, ISBN 978-1-902275-51-2, £5.00.

Ashley Chantler (Ed), Prize Flights: 20 Stories from the Cheshire Prize for Literature 2003, 2004, ISBN 978-1-902275-37-6, £5.00.

Emma L. E. Rees (Ed), Zoo: Short Stories from the Cheshire Prize for Literature 2009, 2010, ISBN 978-1-905929-83-2, £6.99.

General Titles

Brian Baker (Ed), Textual Revisions: Reading Literature and Film, 2009, ISBN 978-1-905929-75-7, £10.99.

Ashley Chantler (Ed), An Anatomy of Chester: A Collection of Short-Short Stories, 2007, ISBN 978-1-905929-19-1, £6.99.

Ken Green, Physical Education Teachers on Physical Education: A Sociological Study of Philosophies and Ideologies, 2003, ISBN 978-1-902275-17-8, £8.99.

Elaine Hogard, Roger Ellis & Jeremy Warren, Community Safety: Innovation and Evaluation, 2007, ISBN 978-1-905929-26-9, £12.99.

Merritt Moseley (Ed) The Academic Novel: New and Classic Essays, 2007, ISBN 978-1-905929-38-2, £10.99.

John Renshaw, Drawing: Looking and Thinking: Marks and Meaning, 2005, ISBN 978-1-902275-76-5, £5.99.

Alan Wall, Myth, Metaphor and Science, 2009, ISBN 978-1-905929-73-3, £9.99.

Inaugural and Haygarth Lectures

Celia Deane-Drummond, Genetic Futures and Our Search for Wisdom, 2007, ISBN 978-1-905929-41-2, £2.00.

Eric Dunning, "Figuring" Modern Sport, 2005, ISBN 978-1-902275-52-9, £2.00.

Ron Geaves, Twenty Years of Fieldwork: Reflections on Reflexivity in the Study of British Muslims, 2007, ISBN 978-1-905929-18-4, £2.00.

David J Hunter, Choosing or Losing Health? (Haygarth Lecture), 2006, ISBN 978-1-905929-02-3, £2.00.

Bruce Ing, The Exciting World of the Slime Moulds, 2008, ISBN 978-1-905929-62-7, £3.00.

Roger Kay, The Boundaries of Legal Recognition of Personal Partnerships: Where and Why? 2006, ISBN 978-1-905929-17-7, £2.00.

Christopher Partridge, Understanding the Dark Side: Western Demonology, Satanic Panics and Alien Abduction, 2006, ISBN 978-1-905929-16-0, £3.00.

Roger Swift, Behaving Badly? Irish Migrants and Crime in the Victorian City, 2006, ISBN 978-1-902275-53-6, £2.00.

Anthony C Thiselton, Can the Bible Mean Whatever We Want It to Mean? 2005, ISBN 978-1-902275-50-5, £2.00.

Chris Walsh, "from mind to mind": Robert Browning and J R R Tolkien, 2007, ISBN 978-1-905929-40-5, £2.00.

Issues in the Social Sciences Series

Mark Bendall & Brian Howman (Eds) Decoding Discrimination, 2006, ISBN 978-1-902275-49-9, £8.99.

Anne Boran (Ed), Crime: Fear or Fascination?, 2002, ISBN 978-1-902275-16-1, £7.99.

Anne Boran (Ed), Poverty: Malaise of Development, 2010, ISBN 978-1-905929-79-5, £10.99.

Anne Boran & Peter Cox (Eds) Implications of Globalisation, 2007, ISBN 978-1-905929-30-6, £9.99.

Anne Boran & Bernadette Murphy, Gender in Flux, 2004, ISBN 978-1-902275-26-0, £7.99.

Meriel D'Artrey (Ed.), Cont_xts?: Media, Representation and Society, 2008, ISBN 978-1-905929-68-9, £10.99.

David Charles Ford (Ed) Fragmenting Family?, 2010, ISBN 978-1-905929-78-8, £10.99.

University Publications

New Title: Ian Dunn, The Bright Star in the Present Prospect: The University of Chester 1839-2012, 20012, ISBN 978-1-905929-99-3, £5.00.

Cynthia Burek & Richard Stilwell, Geodiversity Trail: Walking Through the Past on the University's Chester Campus, 2007, ISBN 978-1-905929-32-0, £2.00.

Elsie Newton, The Padgate Story: 1946-2006, 2007, ISBN 1-905929-31-3, £5.00.

 

Centre for Public Health Research Reports

Research reports from the University's Centre for Public Health Research (now closed) are available to order here.