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Freud: His Dream and Sex Theories

By: Freud/Jastrow, Joseph

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Publisher: 8/7/2011

Seller ID: 4134

ISBN: 4134

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Making up the Mind: How the Brain Creates Our Mental World

By: Frith, Chris

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Publisher: BLACKWELL PUBL:

Seller ID: 9781405160223

ISBN: 1405160225

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Written by one of the world's leading neuroscientists, "Making Up the Mind" is the first accessible account of experimental studies showing how the brain creates our mental world. Uses evidence from brain imaging, psychological experiments and studies of patients to explore the relationship between the mind and the brain Demonstrates that our knowledge of both the mental and physical comes to us through models created by our brain Shows how the brain makes communication of ideas from one mind to another possible View more info

Art of Loving

By: Fromm, Erich

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Publisher: 3/2/2013

Seller ID: 252729

ISBN: 252729

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Art of Loving

By: Fromm, Erich

Price: $5.00

Publisher: 7/3/2012

Seller ID: 9780060958282

ISBN: 0060958286

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"The Art of Loving" has helped hundreds of thousands of men and women achieve rich, productive lives by developing their hidden capacities for love. An astonishing frank and candid book renowned psychoanalyst Erich Fromm, it explores the ways in which this extraordinary emotion can alter the course of one's life.Most of us are unable to develop our ability to love on the only level that really counts-a love that is compounded of maturity, self-knowledge, and courage. Learning to love demands practice and concentration. Even more than any other art, it demands genuine insight and understandi... View more info

May Man Prevail?: An Inquiry into the Facts and Fictions of Foreign Policy

By: Fromm, Erich

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Publisher: 4/24/2013

Seller ID: A275

ISBN: A275

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Beyond the Chains of Illusion: My Encounter with Marx and Freud

By: Fromm, Erich

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Publisher: 7/23/2012

Seller ID: 261244

ISBN: 261244

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Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy, Selected Papers

By: Fromm-Reichmann, Frieda

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Seller ID: 0226265978

ISBN: 0226265978

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Essential Other: A Developmental Psychology Of The Self

By: Galatzer-Levy, Robert M.

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Seller ID: 9780465020669

ISBN: 0465020666

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In its evolution, psychoanalysis has increasingly recognized that human behavior is as motivated by the search for a coherent sense of self as it is impelled by drives and defenses. In this comprehensive study of development, Robert Galatzer-Levy and Bertram Cohler examine how across the course of life--infancy, toddlerhood, early childhood, adolescence, young adulthood, middle age, senescence--humans primarily structure their experience by creating meaning from their relations with other people.Drawing on resources from diverse fields, including psychoanalysis, psychology, sociology, anthropo... View more info

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Lost Boys

By: Garbarino, James

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Publisher: ANCHOR: 3/19/2012

Seller ID: 9780385499323

ISBN: 0385499329

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"Remarkable--. What sets Lost Boys apart from the ordinary lament is the author's palpable sense of care and compassion."--"The Washington Post Book World" In the past few years our national consciousness has been altered by haunting images of mass slaughters in American high schools, carried out by troubled young boys with guns. It's now clear that no matter where we live or how hard we try as parents, our children are likely to be going to school with boys who are capable of getting guns and pulling triggers. What has caused teen violence to spread from the urban war-zones of large citie... View more info

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Multiple Intelligences: The Theory in Practice

By: Gardner, Howard

Price: $6.00

Publisher: 9/20/2012

Seller ID: 9780465018222

ISBN: 046501822X

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Howard Gardner's brilliant conception of individual competence is changing the face of education today. In the ten years since the publication of his seminal "Frames of Mind," thousands of educators, parents, and researchers have explored the practical implications of "Multiple Intelligences" (MI) theory--the powerful notion that there are separate human capacities, ranging from musical intelligence to the intelligence involved in understanding oneself. "Multiple Intelligences: The Theory in Practice" brings together previously published and original work by Gardner and his colleagues at Proje... View more info

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Intelligence Reframed

By: Gardner, Howard

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Publisher: BASIC BOOKS:

Seller ID: 9780465026111

ISBN: 0465026117

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Harvard psychologist Howard Gardner has been acclaimed as the most influential educational theorist since John Dewey. His ideas about intelligence and creativity - explicated in such bestselling books as "Frames of Mind" and "Multiple Intelligences" (over 200,000 copies in print combined) - have revolutionized our thinking.In his groundbreaking 1983 book "Frames of Mind," Howard Gardner first introduced the theory of multiple intelligences, which posits that intelligence is more than a single property of the human mind. That theory has become widely accepted as one of the seminal ideas of the ... View more info

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Staring: How We Look

By: Garland-Thompson, Rosemarie

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Publisher: OXFORD UNIV PR:

Seller ID: 9780195326802

ISBN: 0195326806

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Drawing on examples from art, media, fashion, history and memoir, cultural critic Rosemarie Garland-Thomson tackles a basic human interaction which has remained curiously unexplored, the human stare. In the first book of its kind, Garland-Thomson defines staring, explores the factors that motivate it, and considers the targets and the effects of the stare. While borrowing from psychology and biology to help explain why the impulse to stare is so powerful, she also enlarges and complicates these formulations with examples from the realm of imaginative culture. Featuring over forty illustrations... View more info

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Talk is Not Enough: How Psychotherapy Really Works

By: Gaylin, Willard

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Publisher: LITTLE BROWN & CO INC: 4/17/2010

Seller ID: 9780316303088

ISBN: 0316303089

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Although more people than ever are in psychotherapy, confusion about what it is, who needs it, and who doesn't still exists. Drawing on over thirty years of experience as a psychotherapist, analyst, and teacher, Dr. Gaylin addresses the fundamentals of the therapeutic process. How does therapy work? Can "talking" truly precipitate a change in behavior? Why do therapists rely so heavily on childhood experiences? Does the past really affect the present? Gaylin speaks plainly but profoundly about the art of therapy, what the roles of the patient and therapist should be, and what it takes, on the ... View more info

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Hatred: The Psychological Descent Into Violence

By: Gaylin, WIllard

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Seller ID: 9781586481667

ISBN: 1586481665

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A renowned psychoanalyst offers a clear-eyed, thought-provoking examination of humankind's most destructive emotion, and the seductive power it has to tear our world apart. We all get angry at the built-in frustrations and humiliations of everyday life. But few of us ever experience the intense and perverse hatred that inspires acts of malignant violence such as suicide bombings or ethnic massacres. In Hatred, Dr. Willard Gaylin, one of America's most respected psychiatrists, describes how raw personal passions are transformed into acts of violence and cultures of hatred. Such hatred goes beyo... View more info

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Tides of Mind: Uncovering the Spectrum of Consciousness

By: Gelernter, David

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Seller ID: 9780871403803

ISBN: 0871403803

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Gut Feelings

By: Gigerenzer, Gerd

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Publisher: PENGUIN GROUP: 3/11/2011

Seller ID: 9780143113768

ISBN: 0143113763

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Why is split second decision-making superior to deliberation? Gut Feelings delivers the science behind Malcolm Gladwell's Blink Reflection and reason are overrated, according to renowned psychologist Gerd Gigerenzer. Much better qualified to help us make decisions is the cognitive, emotional, and social repertoire we call intuition?a suite of gut feelings that have evolved over the millennia specifically for making decisions. ?Gladwell drew heavily on Gigerenzer's research. But Gigerenzer goes a step further by explaining just why our gut instincts are so often right. Intuition, it seems,... View more info

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Stumbling on Happiness

By: Gilbert, Daniel

Price: $5.00

Publisher: VINTAGE BOOKS: 1/28/2015

Seller ID: 9781400077427

ISBN: 1400077427

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Why are lovers quicker to forgive their partners for infidelity than for leaving dirty dishes in the sink? Why will sighted people pay more to avoid going blind than blind people will pay to regain their sight? Why do dining companions insist on ordering different meals instead of getting what they really want? Why do pigeons seem to have such excellent aim; why can't we remember one song while listening to another; and why does the line at the grocery store always slow down the moment we join it?In this brilliant, witty, and accessible book, renowned Harvard psychologist Daniel Gilbert descri... View more info

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Stumbling on Happiness

By: Gilbert, Daniel

Price: $8.00

Publisher: 6/17/2013

Seller ID: 9781400042661

ISBN: 1400042666

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Why are lovers quicker to forgive their partners for infidelity than for leaving dirty dishes in the sink? Why will sighted people pay more to avoid going blind than blind people will pay to regain their sight? Why do dining companions insist on ordering different meals instead of getting what they really want? Why do patients remember long medical procedures as being less painful than short ones? Why do home sellers demand prices they wouldn't dream of paying if they were home buyers? Why are shoppers happier when they can't get refunds? Why do pigeons seem to have such excellent aim; why can... View more info

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How We Know what Isn't So

By: Gilovich, Thomas

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Publisher: FREE PR: 11/19/2009

Seller ID: 0029117062

ISBN: 0029117062

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Thomas Gilovich offers a wise and readable guide to the fallacy of the obvious in everyday life. When can we trust what we believe that "teams and players have winning streaks," that "flattery works," or that "the more people who agree, the more likely they are to be right" and when are such beliefs suspect? Thomas Gilovich offers a guide to the fallacy of the obvious in everyday life. Illustrating his points with examples, and supporting them with the latest research findings, he documents the cognitive, social, and motivational processes that distort our thoughts, beliefs, judgments and ... View more info

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Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference

By: Gladwell, Malcolm

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Publisher: BACK BAY BOOKS: 7/6/2016

Seller ID: 9780316346627

ISBN: 0316346624

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The tipping point is that magic moment when an idea, trend, or social behavior crosses a threshold, tips, and spreads like wildfire. Just as a single sick person can start an epidemic of the flu, so too can a small but precisely targeted push cause a fashion trend, the popularity of a new product, or a drop in the crime rate. This widely acclaimed bestseller, in which Malcolm Gladwell explores and brilliantly illuminates the tipping point phenomenon, is already changing the way people throughout the world think about selling products and disseminating ideas. View more info