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Serge Beddington-Behrens (1964, English)
Serge Beddington-Behrens Ph.D is a psychotherapist and consultant turned activist for a new and better society and the older he gets, the busier he becomes.
His recent book Awakening the Universal Heart, suggests that our education focuses too much on our left brain and so we grow up overly rational and repressing the intelligence inside our hearts.
Updated: Tuesday 14th October 2014 8:08
David Bebbington (1989, Organic Chemistry)
For all interested in the First World War or those associated with Magdalen College School, Mr Brownrigg’s Boys: Magdalen College School and The Great War will prove a fascinating read.
Updated: Thursday 26th June 2014 17:06
Stephen Clarke (1978, Modern Languages)
The entertaining biography of Edward VII and his playboy lifestyle, by Stephen Clarke, author of 1000 Years of Annoying the French and A Year in the Merde.
Updated: Wednesday 4th June 2014 10:53
Alex Morgan (1981, Modern History)
Paula abandons her London life and travels through the night to a Scottish village where she once spent a childhood holiday. Desperate to avoid a painful loss, she tries to hide away. However, the locals are keen to know more about their unhappy visitor and she is soon tangled in the life of 12-year-old Sanders. Can Paula help her new friend? Can we ever run away from the past?
Updated: Tuesday 27th May 2014 10:48
Julie Maxwell (1995, English Literature)
One in five confirmed pregnancies end in miscarriage.
One in ten babies will spend time in a neonatal unit.
These sensitive subjects form the heart of Julie Maxwell’s brilliant novel.
Updated: Wednesday 4th June 2014 10:50
Paul Griffin (1956, PPE)
This covers over fifty years of an international career by Paul Griffin, a country vicar’s son in advertising, foreign banknote trading and luxury goods.
Updated: Tuesday 28th May 2013 12:36
Steve Giles (1976, Modern History)
As a former forensic accountant for Deloitte, Steve Giles was involved in headline investigations such as the Polly Peck affair.
Now an international consultant in the areas of governance, risk and compliance, he specialises in how to manage financial crime risk and business ethics, with a client list boasting the likes of The London Stock Exchange and the ACCA.
Updated: Wednesday 24th April 2013 9:53
Barnaby Powell (1962, Law)
Barnaby Powell with co-author Alex Mackinnon has published his third book on China, 2018 - China goes Critical. This demonstrates the historical waves of chaos that continue to shape modern China - from Sun Yatsen's Revolution to the Bo Xilai Affair - and considers the scale of challenges facing the new Communist Party leadership.
Updated: Wednesday 2nd April 2014 14:19
George Cooper, (1993, Biological Sciences)
When George Cooper developed a severe digestive illness at university he went through gruelling treatments, traumatic surgery and followed endless advice from various practitioners. He turned to alternative therapies, training in traditional Chinese medicine at universities and colleges in the U.K., China and Australia and developing a special interest in food and traditional diet for health.
Updated: Wednesday 17th April 2013 14:49
Dr Rafal Pankowski (1995, PPE)
From political obscurity to the heart of mainstream politics, the recent rise of the extreme right in the Polish context surprised many observers. Rafal Pankowski makes sense of the rapid growth of organized radical nationalism on the political level in Poland by showing its origins, its internal dynamics and the historical, political, social and cultural context that has made it possible.
Updated: Wednesday 17th April 2013 14:48