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Status Anxiety

By: Alain De Botton

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Penguin Books: 2005

Seller ID: 247752

ISBN: 0141014865

Condition: Very Good Condition


In Status Anxiety, bestselling author Alain de Botton sets out to understand our universal fear of failure - and how we might change. We all worry about what others think of us. We all long to succeed and fear failure. We all suffer - to a greater or lesser degree, usually privately and with embarrassment - from status anxiety. For the first time, Alain de Botton gives a name to this universal condition and sets out to investigate both its origins and possible solutions.... View more info

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Intelligence and Personality

By: Alice Heim

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Pelican: 1974

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 202240

ISBN: 0140212167

Condition: Good Condition


205 pages. Tanning to pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Psychology; Psychology & Psychiatry; ISBN: 0140212167. ISBN/EAN: 9780140212167. Inventory No: 202240. Paperback View more info

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The Noonday Demon: An Atlas of Depression

By: Andrew Solomon

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Chatto & Windus: 2001

Edition: First UK Edition

Seller ID: 241991

ISBN: 0701168196

Condition: Good Condition


This extraordinarily moving, shocking and eye-opening work is set to become the classic text on the subject of depression, mental illness and the way we live now, for the literary market - the book that knocks even William Styron's Darkness Visible out of the water. Like Kay Jamison's An Unquiet Mind it digs deep and painfully into personal experience, but it also looks at the much wider picture - the historical, social, biological, chemical, pharmaceutical and medical a... View more info

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Now or Neverland: Peter Pan and the Myth of Eternal Youth - A Psychological Perspective on a Cultural Icon

By: Ann Yeoman

Price: $12.00

Publisher: USA, Inner City books: 1999

Seller ID: 247963

ISBN: 091912383x

Condition: Near Fine Condition


Now Or Neverland offers a comprehensive overview of the eternal boy syndrome from its roots in mythology to present day psychological interpretations, including a detailed study of its twentieth century depiction by J.M. Barrie in his famous play and novel. Underlying the author's lively discussion of the positive and negative aspects of Peter Pan is an overriding question: How might the archetypal energy, for which he is a figure, shape the lives of the individual and t... View more info

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Freud 2000

By: Anthony Elliott

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Melbourne University Press: 1998

Seller ID: 248492

ISBN: 0522848389

Condition: Very Good Condition


No modern thinker has affected our views on identity and culture as forcefully as Sigmund Freud. Yet what is the relevance of Freud to today's world? How can Freudian theory be used to explore the cultural possibilities and dangers of the twenty-first century? At a time when the need for an authoritative reference work is greater than ever before, this book presents a bold defence of the relevance and importance of Freud to contemporary culture. Freud 2000 offers a highl... View more info

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In The Service Of Old Age - The Welfare of Psychogeriatric Patients

By: Anthony Whitehead

Price: $8.00

Publisher: England, Great Britain, Pelican / Penguin Books: 1970

Seller ID: 003648

Condition: Good


160 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Psychology; Psychology & Psychiatry; Inventory No: 003648. Paperback View more info

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Helping Children with Autism Learn: Treatment Approaches for Parents and Professionals - A Guide to Autistic Learning Disabilities and Finding the Right Method for Your Child's Learning Style

By: Bryna Siegel PhD

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Oxford University Press: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 247739

ISBN: 0195138112

Condition: Near Fine Condition


Bryna Siegel gives parents of autistic children what they need most: hope. Her first book, The World of the Autistic Child, became an instant classic, illuminating the inaccessible minds of afflicted children. Now she offers an equally insightful, thoroughly practical guide to treating the learning disabilities associated with this heartbreaking disorder. The trouble with treating autism, Siegel writes, is that it is a spectrum disorder - a combination of a number of sym... View more info

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Molecules of Emotion: The Science Behind Mind-Body Medicine

By: Candace B. Pert PhD

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Touchstone / Simon & Schuster: 1999

Seller ID: 247729

ISBN: 0684846349

Condition: Good Condition


Why do we feel the way we feel? How do our thoughts and emotions affect our health? Are our bodies and minds distinct from each other or do they function together as parts of an interconnected system? In her groundbreaking book "Molecules of Emotion, " Candace Pert -- a neuroscientist whose extraordinary career began with her 1972 discovery of the opiate receptor -- provides startling and decisive answers to these and other challenging questions that scientists a... View more info

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Man and His Symbols

By: Carl G. Jung [Edited]

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Aldus Books: 1964

Seller ID: 248095

Condition: Good Condition


Explores Jung's psychological concepts regarding the nature, function and importance of man's symbols as they appear on both the conscious and subconscious level Dust jacket has been repaired with tape on front cover. 320 pages. Foxing to endpapers and page edges. Dust jacket has rubbing and small closed tears to edges. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Psychology; Psychology & Psychiatry; Inventory No: 248095. Hardcover View more info

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Francis Macnab

By: Change

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Hill of Content: 1979

Seller ID: 234246

ISBN: 0855721065

Condition: Good Condition


148 pages. Light tanning to pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Psychology; Psychology & Psychiatry; ISBN: 0855721065. ISBN/EAN: 9780855721060. Inventory No: 234246. Paperback View more info

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Psychoanalysis Observed

By: Charles Rycroft et all

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Pelican / Penguin Books: 1968

Seller ID: 228799

Condition: Good Condition


Tear to bottom of spine edge 160 pages. Tanning to pages. Cover edges rubbed. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Psychology::Psycho-Analysis; Psychology & Psychiatry; Inventory No: 228799. Paperback View more info

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Romancing The Shadow: Luminating the Dark Side of the Soul

By: Connie Zweig, PhD, Steve Wolf PhD

Price: $45.00

Publisher: HarperCollins: 1998

Seller ID: 247475

ISBN: 0732259851

Condition: Very Good Condition


This text is a work on how to live consciously with the widespread issues of the dark side in life's most sensitive arenas. The authors draw on Jungian psychology, myth, folktales and insightful stories gleaned from their clients' lives to trace the development of the shadow from its birth within the family crucible to its emergence in every aspect of adult life - love, sex, marriage, work, money - and also its manifestation in today's most difficult social issues, such ... View more info

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The Psychology of Human Ageing

By: D. B. Bromley

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Penguin Books: 1969

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 240542

Condition: Good Condition


366 pages. Pages browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Psychology; Psychology & Psychiatry; Inventory No: 240542. Paperback View more info

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Working With Emotional Intelligence

By: Daniel Goleman

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Bloomsbury: 1999

Seller ID: 242736

ISBN: 0747543844

Condition: Very Good Condition


Do you want to be more successful at work? Do you want to improve your chances of promotion? Do you want to get on better with your colleagues? Daniel Goleman draws on unparalleled access to business leaders around the world and the thorough research that is his trademark. He demonstrates that emotional intelligence at work matters twice as much as cognitive abilities such as IQ or technical expertise in this inspiring sequel. 383 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped We... View more info

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Psychiatry To-day

By: David Stafford-Clark

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Pelican / Penguin Books: 1973

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 240389

ISBN: 0140202625

Condition: Good Condition


315 pages. Pages browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Psychology; Psychology & Psychiatry; ISBN: 0140202625. ISBN/EAN: 9780140202625. Inventory No: 240389. Paperback View more info

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The Analysis of Handwriting: Personalilty and Character

By: Diane Simpson

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London, A & C Black: 1985

Seller ID: 247658

ISBN: 0713655097

Condition: Good Condition


144 pages. Light foxing to endpapers and page edges. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Psychology; Psychology & Psychiatry; ISBN: 0713655097. ISBN/EAN: 9780713655094. Inventory No: 247658. Paperback View more info

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The Logic of Failure: Recognizing and Avoiding Error in Complex Situations

By: Dietrich Dorner

Price: $14.00

Publisher: USA, Basic Books: 1996

Seller ID: 248408

ISBN: 0201479486

Condition: Very Good Condition


Why do we make mistakes? Are there certain errors common to failure, whether in a complex enterprise or daily life? In this truly indispensable book, Dietrich Doerner identifies what he calls the logic of failure",certain tendencies in our patterns of thought that, while appropriate to an older, simpler world, prove disastrous for the complex world we live in now. Working with imaginative and often hilarious computer simulations, he analyzes the roots of catastrophe,... View more info

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Psychology: A Dictionary of the Mind, Brain and Behaviour

By: Dr Chris Evans

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Arrow Books: 1978

Seller ID: 246664

ISBN: 0099186101

Condition: Good Condition


416 pages. Cover has a crease. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Psychology; Psychology & Psychiatry; ISBN: 0099186101. ISBN/EAN: 9780099186106. Inventory No: 246664. Paperback View more info