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Perfect Mess: The Hidden Benefits of Disorder

By: Abrahamson, Eric

Price: $6.00

Publisher: BACK BAY BOOKS: 4/19/2015

Seller ID: 9780316013994

ISBN: 0316013994

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"An engaging polemic against the neat-police who hold so much sway over our lives." -The Wall Street Journal Enthusiastically embraced by readers everywhere, this groundbreaking book is an antidote to the accepted wisdom that tight schedules, neatness, and consistency are the keys to success. With an astounding array of anecdotes and case studies of the useful role mess can play in business, parenting, cooking, the war on terrorism, hardware stores, and even the meteoric career of Arnold Schwarzenegger, coauthors Abrahamson and Freedman demonstrate that moderately messy systems use res... View more info

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Psychoanalysis in an Age of Accelerating Cultural Change: Spiritual Globalizatio

By: Altman, Neil

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Publisher: ROUTLEDGE CHAPMAN HALL:

Seller ID: 9780415812566

ISBN: 0415812569

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DSM-IV: Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders

By: American Psychiatric Associa

Price: $10.00

Edition: 4

Seller ID: 9780890420614

ISBN: 0890420610

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Quick Reference to the Diagnostic Criteria from DSM-IV

By: American Psychiatric Associati

Price: $4.00

Publisher: 6/16/2011

Seller ID: 9780890420638

ISBN: 0890420637

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Creating Brain: The Neuroscience of Genius

By: Andreasen, Nancy C

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Publisher: UNIV OF CHICAGO PR:

Seller ID: 9781932594072

ISBN: 1932594078

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Michelangelo was raised in a rustic village by a family of modest means. Shakespeare's father was a middle-class businessman. Abraham Lincoln came from a family of itinerant farmers. Yet all these men broke free from their limited circumstances and achieved brilliant careers as creative artists and leaders. How such extraordinary creativity develops in the human brain is the subject of renowned psychiatrist Nancy Andreasen's "The Creating Brain."Andreasen explains here how the brain produces creative breakthroughs in art, literature, and science, revealing that creativity is not the same t... View more info

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Honest Truth About Dishonesty

By: Ariely, Dan

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Publisher: HARPER COLLINS: 10/15/2014

Seller ID: 9780062183613

ISBN: 0062183613

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The New York Times bestselling author of Predictably Irrational and The Upside of Irrationality returns with a thought-provoking work that challenges our preconceptions about dishonesty and urges us to take an honest look at ourselves.Does the chance of getting caught affect how likely we are to cheat?How do companies pave the way for dishonesty?Does collaboration make us more or less honest?Does religion improve our honesty?Most of us think of ourselves as honest, but, in fact, we all cheat. From Washington to Wall Street, the classroom to the workplace, unethical behavior is everywh... View more info

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Predictably Irrational: The Hidden Forces that Shape our Decisions

By: Ariely, Dan

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Publisher: PERENNIAL: 4/7/2013

Seller ID: 9780061353246

ISBN: 0061353248

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Why do our headaches persist after we take a one-cent aspirin but disappear when we take a fifty-cent aspirin? Why do we splurge on a lavish meal but cut coupons to save twenty-five cents on a can of soup? When it comes to making decisions in our lives, we think we're making smart, rational choices. But are we? In this newly revised and expanded edition of the groundbreaking New York Times bestseller, Dan Ariely refutes the common assumption that we behave in fundamentally rational ways. From drinking coffee to losing weight, from buying a car to choosing a romantic partner, we con... View more info

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Social Animal (A Series of Books in Psychology)

By: Aronson, Elliot

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Edition: 7

Seller ID: 9780716726180

ISBN: 0716726181

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Dibs In Search of Self

By: Axline, Virginia M.

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Publisher: BALLANTINE BOOKS: 11/24/2009

Seller ID: 9780345339256

ISBN: 0345339258

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In the Theater of Consciousness: The Workspace of the Mind

By: Baars, Bernard J.

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Seller ID: 9780195102659

ISBN: 0195102657

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The study of conscious experience has seen remarkable strides in the last ten years, reflecting important technological breakthroughs and the enormous efforts of researchers in disciplines as varied as neuroscience, cognitive science, and philosophy. Although still embroiled in debate, scientists are now beginning to find common ground in their understanding of consciousness, which may pave the way for a unified explanation of how and why we experience and understand the world around us. Written by eminent psychologist Bernard J. Baars, In the Theater of Consciousness: TheWorkspace of the Mind... View more info

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Blindspot: Hidden Biases of Good People

By: Banaji, Mahzarin/Greenwald, An

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Publisher: BANTAM DELL:

Seller ID: 9780345528438

ISBN: 0345528433

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"I know my own mind.I am able to assess others in a fair and accurate way." These self-perceptions are challenged by leading psychologists Mahzarin R. Banaji and Anthony G. Greenwald as they explore the hidden biases we all carry from a lifetime of exposure to cultural attitudes about age, gender, race, ethnicity, religion, social class, sexuality, disability status, and nationality. "Blindspot" is the authors' metaphor for the portion of the mind that houses hidden biases. Writing with simplicity and verve, Banaji and Greenwald question the extent to which our perceptions of socia... View more info

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Power of Decision

By: Barker, Raymond Charles

Price: $4.00

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 9780875166995

ISBN: 0875166997

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No One Man Should Have All That Power: How Rasputins Manipulate the World

By: Barshad, Amos

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Seller ID: 9781419734557

ISBN: 1419734555

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Remembering: A Study in Experimental and Social Psychology

By: Bartlett, Frederic C

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Publisher: CAMBRIDGE UNIV PR:

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 0521483565

ISBN: 0521483565

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In 1932, Cambridge University Press published Remembering, by the psychologist Frederic Bartlett. The landmark book described fascinating studies of memory and presented the theory of schema which informs much of cognitive science and psychology today. In Bartlett's most famous experiment, he had subjects read a Native American story about ghosts and had them retell the tale later. Because their backgrounds were so different from the cultural context of the story, the subjects changed details in the story that they could not understand. Besides containing important seminal concepts, Rememberin... View more info

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Understanding Psychotherapy: The Science Behind The Art

By: Basch, Michael Franz

Price: $6.00

Publisher: 10/9/2016

Seller ID: 9780465088607

ISBN: 0465088600

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Doing Psychotherapy

By: Basch, Michael Franz

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Publisher: BASIC BOOKS:

Seller ID: 0465016847

ISBN: 0465016847

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Here is a practical guide to doing psychotherapy which, unlike most other manuals that present an idealized view of the therapist-patient relationship, shows what the therapeutic encounter is really like. Using detailed excerpts from clinical protocols, and without omitting the inevitable mistakes that a therapist will make, Dr. Basch draws the reader into the therapeutic dialogue as a way of experiencing what actually happens in the course of treatment with cases of varying complexity.The author focuses on the treatment of the kind of patients who, though likely to make up the majority of a t... View more info

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Love is Never Enough

By: Beck, Aaron

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Publisher: HARPER COLLINS: 11/13/2009

Seller ID: 9780060916046

ISBN: 0060916044

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With eloquence and accessibility, Dr. Aaron T. Beck analyzes the actual dialogue of troubled couples to illuminate the most common problems in marriage--the power of negative thinking, disillusionment, rigid rules and expectations, and miscommunication. View more info

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Prisoners of Hate: the Cognitive Basis of Anger, Hostility, and Violence

By: Beck, Aaron T.

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Publisher: HARPER COLLINS:

Seller ID: 9780060932008

ISBN: 0060932007

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World-renowned psychiatrist Dr.Aaron T. Beck, widely hailed as the father of cognitive therapy, presents a revolutionary and eye-opening look at destructive behavoir in Prisoners of Hate. He applied his established principles on the relationships bewteen thinking processes and the emotional and behavoiral expressions to the dark side of humanity. In fascinating detail, he demonstrates that basic components of destructive behavoir-domestic abuse, bigotry, genocide, and war-share common patterns with everyday frustrations in our lives. A book that will radically alter our thinking on violence... View more info

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Cognitive Therapy and the Emotional Disorders

By: Beck, Aaron T.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: PLUME: 11/11/2014

Seller ID: 9780452009288

ISBN: 0452009286

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Beck, one of the founders of cognitive therapy, provides a comprehensive guide to its theory and practice. View more info

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Denial of Death

By: Becker, Ernest

Price: $3.00

Publisher: 4/18/2011

Seller ID: 9780029023808

ISBN: 0029023807

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