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Introductory Lectures on Psycho-Analysis
Introductory Lectures on Psycho-Analysis
Paperback      ISBN: 0871401185
In 1915 at the University of Vienna 60-year-old Sigmund Freud delivered these lectures on psychoanalysis, pointing to the interplay of unconscious and conscious forces within individual psyches.
Too Scared to Cry: Psychic Trauma in Childhood
Too Scared to Cry
Psychic Trauma in Childhood
Paperback      ISBN: 0465086446
In 1976 twenty–six California children were kidnapped from their school bus and buried alive for motives never explained. All the children survived. This bizarre event signaled the beginning of Lenore Terr’s landmark study on the effect of trauma on children. In this book Terr shows how trauma has affected not only the children she’s treated but all of us.
The Addictive Organization: Why We Overwork, Cover Up, Pick Up the Pieces, Please the Boss and Perpetuate Sick Organizations
The Addictive Organization
Why We Overwork, Cover Up, Pick Up the Pieces, Please the Boss and Perpetuate Sick Organizations
Paperback      ISBN: 0062548743
Offers hints on recognizing and correcting the symptoms of organizational addiction--denying and avoiding problems, assuming there is only one option, manipulating events to maintain the status quo
Abused Boys: The Neglected Victims of Sexual Abuse
Abused Boys
The Neglected Victims of Sexual Abuse
Paperback      ISBN: 0449906299
A long overdue book by a psychologist who has extensive clinical experience treating male victims of child sexual abuse, it explodes the myth that sexual abuse of male children is rare, or that the consequences are less serious than for girls. Hunter examines the physical and emotional impact of abuse on its victims and the factors affecting revovery. With personal case histories of victims and their families, this is a powerfully written and meticulously researched book that is a landmark in the field of child sexual abuse literature.
She: Understanding Feminine Psychology
She
Understanding Feminine Psychology
Paperback      ISBN: 0060963972
A revised edition of a landmark work of psychology; the author uses the ancient myth of Amor and Psyche as the springboard for a brilliant, perceptive exploration of how one becomes a mature and complete woman.
Stigma: Notes on the Management of a Spoiled Identity
Stigma
Notes on the Management of a Spoiled Identity
Paperback      ISBN: 0671622447
Analyzes the feelings of the physically deformed and other social outcasts toward themselves and others
The Savage Mind
The Savage Mind
Paperback      ISBN: 0226474844
Discusses the significance of totemism among primitive peoples and its interpretation by anthropologists and philosophies
The Enneagram: Understanding Yourself and the Others in Your Life
The Enneagram
Understanding Yourself and the Others in Your Life
Paperback      ISBN: 0062506838
Identifies nine basic personality types based on an ancient spiritual system, locates their strengths and weaknesses, and shows how to use the system to advantage in personal and professional life
Child Behavior: The Classic Childcare Manual from the Gesell Institute of Human Development
Child Behavior
The Classic Childcare Manual from the Gesell Institute of Human Development
Paperback      ISBN: 0060922761
A comprehensive analysis of the behavior of young children, probing the origins of actions and discussing parental response
The Principles of Psychology
The Principles of Psychology
Paperback      ISBN: 0486203816
A reprint of William James, 1890 treatise on the fundamental principles of philosophy