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The Husbands and Wives Club

By: Abraham, Laurie Kaye

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Touchstone:

Seller ID: BB0241624

ISBN: 1416585478

Condition: vg/vg

A PAGE-TURNING GLIMPSE INTO FIVE MARRIAGES AND THE FIGHT TO SAVE THEM For more than a year, journalist Laurie Abraham sat in with five troubled couples as they underwent the searing process of group marriage therapy. Published as "The New York Times Magazine"'s cover story "Can This Marriage Be Saved?" the resulting article generated intense reader response and received the Award for Excellence in Journalism from the American Psychoanalytic Association. Though the article allowed Abraham to focus on only one couple, this book, which grew out of it and the reaction it inspired, tells the mov... View more info

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Anxiety and Its Disorders, Second Edition

By: Barlow, David

Price: $12.00

Publisher: The Guilford Press:

Edition: 2

Seller ID: BB0233568

ISBN: 1572304308

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This landmark work is indispensable for anyone studying anxiety or seeking to deliver effective psychological and pharmacological treatments. Integrating insights from emotion theory, recent advances in cognitive science and neuroscience, and increasingly important findings from developmental psychology and learning, David H. Barlow comprehensively examines the phenomena of anxiety and panic, their origins, and the roles that each plays in normal and pathological functioning. Chapters coauthored by Barlow with other leading experts then outline what is currently known about the classification,... View more info

Handbook of the psychology of aging

By: Birren, James E.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York : Van Nostrand Reinhold, c1977.:

Seller ID: BB0240655

ISBN: 0442207972

Condition: vg/vg

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Iron John

By: Bly, Robert W.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, 1992., 1992:

Seller ID: BB0246280

ISBN: 0679731199

Condition: g+

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The Moral Life of Children

By: Coles, Robert

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin:

Seller ID: BB0243283

ISBN: 0395599210

Condition: vg

Robert Coles shows how children struggle with questions of moral choice. Bringing to life the voices of children from a rich diversity of backgrounds, he explores their reactions to movies and stories, their moral conduct, their conversations and relationships between friends and family, and their anxieties about themselves and the fate of the world. View more info

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Radical Nature: The Soul of Matter

By: de Quincey, Christian

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Inner Traditions/Bear & Company, 2010:

Edition: 2

Seller ID: BB0252514

ISBN: 1594773408

Condition: vg

An exploration of consciousness in all matter--from quantum to cosmos - Outlines theories of consciousness in ancient and modern philosophy from before Plato to Alfred North Whitehead - Reveals the importance of understanding mind-in-matter for our relationships with the environment, with other people, even with ourselves Are rocks conscious? Do animals or plants have souls? Can trees feel pleasure or pain? Where in the great unfolding of life did consciousness first appear? How we answer such questions can dramatically affect the way we live our lives, how we treat the world of na... View more info

Why We Hate : Understanding, Curbing, And Eliminating Hate In Ourselves And Our World

By: Dozier, Rush W.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Contemporary Books, 2002:

Seller ID: BB0258878

ISBN: 0809224836

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In this acclaimed volume, Pulitzer-Prize nominated science writer Rush W. Dozier Jr. demystifies our deadliest emotion--hate. Based on the most recent scientific research in a range of fields, from anthropology to zoology, Why We Hate explains the origins and manifestations of this toxic emotion and offers realistic but hopeful suggestions for defusing it. The strategies offered here can be used in both everyday life to improve relationships with family and friends as well as globally in our efforts to heal the hatreds that fester within and among nations of the world. View more info

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Stress Between Work and Family

By: Eckenrode, John ; Susan Gore

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Basic Books, January 1990:

Seller ID: BB0244541

ISBN: 0306433184

Condition: vg

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Toys And Reasons: Stages In The Ritualization Of Experience

By: Erik H. Erikson

Price: $6.00

Publisher: W W Norton & Co Inc, 1977:

Seller ID: BB0257821

ISBN: 0393011232

Condition: vg/g

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The Dark Side of Man: Tracing the Origins of Violence

By: Ghiglieri, Michael P.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Reading, Mass. : Perseus Books, c1999., 1999:

Seller ID: BB0260816

ISBN: 073820076X

Condition: vg/vg

In "The Dark Side of Man, " Michael Ghiglieri, a biologist and protege of Jane Goodall, takes on one of the most highly charged debates in modern science: the biological roots of bad behavior. Beginning with rape, and moving on to murder, war, and genocide, Ghiglieri offers the most up-to-date, comprehensive look at the male proclivity for violence. In a strong narrative voice, he draws on the latest research and his own personal experiences--both as a primatologist and as a soldier--to explain that male violence is largely innate, a product of millions of years of evolution. In the process, h... View more info

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Beyond Anger: A Guide for Men

By: Harbin, Thomas J.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Marlowe & Company:

Seller ID: BB0243066

ISBN: 1569246211

Condition: vg

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Listening to Prozac

By: Kramer, Peter D.

Price: $6.50

Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, 1994.:

Seller ID: BB0261437

ISBN: 0140159401

Condition: g

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The politics of the family, and other essays

By: Laing, R. D.

Price: $2.50

Publisher: New York, Vintage Books [1972, c1971]:

Seller ID: BB0237746

ISBN: 0394718097

Condition: vg

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For your own good

By: Miller, Alice

Price: $6.00

Publisher: New York : Noonday Press, 1990.:

Edition: 3

Seller ID: BB0233198

ISBN: 0374522693

Condition: vg

"For Your Own Good," the contemporary classic exploring the serious if not gravely dangerous consequences parental cruelty can bring to bear on children everywhere, is one of the central works by Alice Miller, the celebrated Swiss psychoanalyst. With her typically lucid, strong, and poetic language, Miller investigates the personal stories and case histories of various self-destructive and/or violent individuals to expand on her theories about the long-term affects of abusive child-rearing. Her conclusions--on what sort of parenting can create a drug addict, or a murderer, or a Hitler--off... View more info

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Soul mates

By: Moore, Thomas Geoffrey

Price: $6.50

Publisher: New York, NY : HarperCollins Publishers, c1994.:

Seller ID: BB0234856

ISBN: 0060925752

Condition: vg

This companion volume to Care of the Soul offers more of Thomas Moore's inspiring wisdom and empathy as it expands on his ideas about life, love, and the mysteries of human relationships. In Care of the Soul, Thomas Moore explored the importance of nurturing the soul and struck a chord nationwide -- the book became a long-term bestseller, topping charts across the country and selling 550,000 copies in hardcover and paperback combined. Building on that book's wisdom, Soul Mates, already a hardcover bestseller, explores how relationships of all kinds enhance our lives and fulfill the needs... View more info

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Care of the soul

By: Moore, Thomas Geoffrey

Price: $6.75

Publisher: New York, NY : HarperPerennial, 1994.:

Seller ID: BB0261424

ISBN: 0060922249

Condition: g

This New York Times bestseller (more than 200,000 hardcover copies sold) provides a path-breaking lifestyle handbook that shows how to add spirituality, depth, and meaning to modern-day life by nurturing the soul. View more info

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Survival guide for college students with ADD or LD

By: Nadeau, Kathleen M.

Price: $3.50

Publisher: New York : Magination Press, c1994.:

Seller ID: BB0233326

ISBN: 0945354630

Condition: vg

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Helping the Child Who Doesn't Fit In

By: Nowicki, Stephen ; Marshall P. Duke

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Peachtree Publishers, Ltd., January 1992:

Seller ID: BB0259323

ISBN: 1561450251

Condition: vg

Nowicki and Duke show parents and teachers how to simply assess the extent of a child's dyssemia, provide exercises for correcting their problems, and offer guidance for seeking professional assistance. View more info

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People Of The Lie: The Hope For Healing Human Evil

By: Peck, M. Scott

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Touchstone, 1998:

Seller ID: BB0259999

ISBN: 0684848597

Condition: vg

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The blank slate

By: Pinker, Steven

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, 2003.:

Seller ID: BB0241744

ISBN: 0142003344

Condition: g

In "The Blank Slate," Steven Pinker, one of the world's leading experts on language and the mind, explores the idea of human nature and its moral, emotional, and political colorings. With characteristic wit, lucidity, and insight, Pinker argues that the dogma that the mind has no innate traits-a doctrine held by many intellectuals during the past century-denies our common humanity and our individual preferences, replaces objective analyses of social problems with feel-good slogans, and distorts our understanding of politics, violence, parenting, and the arts. Injecting calm and rationality int... View more info