Read about the latest developments in the 'Issues in Society' series.

  • New topics January 2019

    New topics January 2019

    News - 22 Jan 2019

    Our new issues are as topical and relevant as ever. Here are the latest trending topics in the series - out now: Stolen Generations and the Way Ahead; Gambling Issues; Pornography and its Harms; Plastic Pollution; Global Poverty and Wealth Inequality; Reproductive Ethics. Digital… More

  • 2019 subscriptions out now

    2019 subscriptions out now

    News - 22 Jan 2019

    Subscription renewals are now available for 2019, which includes the six newly released January 2019 titles. Contact The Spinney Press about becoming a new subscriber, or to renew or upgrade your existing Issues in Society subscription. More

  • New topics July 2018

    New topics July 2018

    News - 24 Jul 2018

    Our new Issues in Society releases are hot off the presses, featuring a host of current issues. Here are the latest topics in the series, out now: Bullying and Young People; Nuclear Arms Control; Human Genetics and Ethics; Sexual Harassment; Alcohol and Harm Prevention; Saving the Great… More

  • 2019 subscription renewals

    2019 subscription renewals

    News - 24 Jul 2018

    A range of print and digital Subscriptions are on offer direct from The Spinney Press. Subscription renewals are also now available for the upcoming 2019 releases - the same number of titles/year, same low price, and the same high quality. Attention subscribers: please note your annual… More

  • New releases January 2018

    New releases January 2018

    News - 23 Jan 2018

    Issues in Society is Australia's only comprehensive series of print and digital resources on contemporary issues. After 25 years of publishing resource books on current topics, Issues in Society remains as relevant as it has ever been. Here are the latest trending topics in the series - out now:… More

  • 2018 subscriptions out now

    2018 subscriptions out now

    News - 23 Jan 2018

    Six new Issues in Society titles are now being published twice each year in January and July, reducing the previous total number of annual releases from 15 to 12 titles. Otherwise, it is business as usual. Subscribers and back order customers will continue to be sent their titles as soon as… More

  • Subscriptions – renew now, pay later

    Subscriptions – renew now, pay later

    News - 14 Nov 2017

    There is still time to renew for your 2018 Issues in Society subscription, but please do it soon! You may wish to consider the option to subscribe now – and pay later. If you have not yet renewed your subscription, and would prefer to renew in 2017 but pay in early 2018, please let The… More

  • New titles covering trending topics

    New titles covering trending topics

    News - 13 Nov 2017

    Trending topics are well covered in our next releases. Noteworthy topics include the summer-induced concerns of bushfire safety; the continuing debate over gun control in the light of recent tragic mass killings in the US and gun-related crime on our own shores; and human rights in Australia… More

  • New releases July 2017

    New releases July 2017

    News - 25 Jul 2017

    The diversity of topics featured in the latest Issues in Society releases is testament to the critical thinking we aim to promote across a broad range of contemporary Australian and global issues. After 25 years of publishing books on social issues, The Spinney Press team remains passionate in… More

  • Subscription changes in 2018

    Subscription changes in 2018

    News - 25 Jul 2017

    From 2018, six new Issues in Society titles will be published twice a year in January and July (instead of five titles, three times a year in January, April and July), thereby reducing the total number of releases annually from 15 to 12 titles. Rest assured it is business as usual, and… More