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The self, ego, identity, personality books

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The Conflicted Mind And Why Psychology Has Failed to Deal With It by Geoffrey (Department of Psychology, Edge Hill University, UK) Beattie The Conflicted Mind And Why Psychology Has Failed to Deal With It
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One of the greatest paradoxes of human behavior is our tendency to say one thing and do something completely different. We think of ourselves as positive and fair-minded, caring about other people and our environment, yet our behavior lets us...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/11/2017

The Conflicted Mind And Why Psychology Has Failed to Deal With It by Geoffrey (Department of Psychology, Edge Hill University, UK) Beattie The Conflicted Mind And Why Psychology Has Failed to Deal With It
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One of the greatest paradoxes of human behavior is our tendency to say one thing and do something completely different. We think of ourselves as positive and fair-minded, caring about other people and our environment, yet our behavior lets us...
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/11/2017

Breathing Meditation as a Tool for Peace Work A Transrational and Elicitive Method Towards Healing the Healers by Jennie Helene Sandstad Breathing Meditation as a Tool for Peace Work A Transrational and Elicitive Method Towards Healing the Healers

Through the lenses of Humanistic and Transpersonal Psychology as well as Elicitive Conflict Transformation, this work provides useful insights into transrational methods and explores why practicing self-awareness is fundamental to Elicitive Conflict Transformation.
Format: Paperback - Released: 10/11/2017

Time Line Therapy and the Basis of Personality by Tad James, Wyatt Woodsmall Time Line Therapy and the Basis of Personality
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Time Line Therapy and the Basis of Personality is a compelling study of the important elements that make up a person's core personality, and a detailed exploration of - and introduction to - how Time Line therapy works in practice.
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/10/2017

Deep Drama Exploring Life as Theater by Karl E. Scheibe Deep Drama Exploring Life as Theater

This book applies a dramaturgical perspective to familiar psychological topics including fear, greed, shame, guilt, rejection, well-being and terrorism.
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/10/2017

Lacan and the Nonhuman by Gautam Basu Thakur Lacan and the Nonhuman

This book initiates the discussion between psychoanalysis and recent humanist and social scientific interest in a fundamental contemporary topic - the nonhuman.
Format: Hardback - Released: 13/10/2017

The Feeling of Certainty Psychosocial Perspectives on Identity and Difference by Nikolay Mintchev The Feeling of Certainty Psychosocial Perspectives on Identity and Difference

This book explores the concept of certainty, a term which is widely used in everyday language to designate a psychological experience or feeling but is rarely considered controversial or politically charged.
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/10/2017

Self Censorship in Contexts of Conflict Theory and Research by Daniel (Tel-Aviv University) Bar-Tal Self Censorship in Contexts of Conflict Theory and Research

This groundbreaking volume explores the concept of self-censorship as it relates to individuals and societies and functions as a barrier to peace.
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/09/2017

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Time Perspective Theory and Practice by Aleksandra Kostic Time Perspective Theory and Practice

The interdisciplinary nature of this project makes it of interest to a wide cross-section of academics and practitioners including psychologist, social workers, criminologists and anyone who has or wishes to adopted time perspective theorization to assist them in their understanding.
Format: Hardback - Released: 26/11/2017

Machiavellianism The Psychology of Manipulation by Tamas Bereczkei Machiavellianism The Psychology of Manipulation

Machiavellianism examines the complexities of the Machiavellian trait, in relation to attitude, behaviour, and personality. By integrating results and experiences from social, personality, cognitive, and evolutionary psychology, this book explores the characteristics of Machiavellianism (such as social intelligence, deception, manipulation,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/12/2017

Machiavellianism The Psychology of Manipulation by Tamas Bereczkei Machiavellianism The Psychology of Manipulation

Machiavellianism examines the complexities of the Machiavellian trait, in relation to attitude, behaviour, and personality. By integrating results and experiences from social, personality, cognitive, and evolutionary psychology, this book explores the characteristics of Machiavellianism (such as social intelligence, deception, manipulation,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/12/2017

Repeating Hate Narratives of Loss and Anxiety Among the Hungarian Far Right by Jeffrey Stevenson Murer Repeating Hate Narratives of Loss and Anxiety Among the Hungarian Far Right

This book explores the psychosocial implications of how narratives of hate can affect identities, with a particular focus on Hungary.
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/12/2017

Test of Implicit Associations in Relationship Attitudes (TIARA) Manual for a New Method by Victor, PhD. Karandashev, Nicholas D. Evans Test of Implicit Associations in Relationship Attitudes (TIARA) Manual for a New Method
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This volume presents a manual for a new method of studying implicit attitudes, the Test of Implicit Associations in Relationship Attitudes (TIARA). Next, the volume reports on six psychometric studies, which provide substantial evidence that TIARA is a valid and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 17/12/2017

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Feminist Perspectives on Building a Better Psychological Science of Gender by Tomi-Ann Roberts Feminist Perspectives on Building a Better Psychological Science of Gender

This timely and thought-provoking collection explores the ways in which psychological science interacts with and addresses gender across varied subdisciplines in the field, from a feminist viewpoint. A particular aim of this volume is to move the conversation of gender...
Format: Paperback - Released: 29/09/2017

Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Fairness, Equity, and Justice by Meng Li Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Fairness, Equity, and Justice

This volume brings together cutting-edge research from emerging and senior scholars alike representing a variety of disciplines that bears on human preferences for fairness, equity and justice.
Format: Hardback - Released: 19/09/2017

Consciousness and Object A mind-object identity physicalist theory by Riccardo (IULM University of Milan) Manzotti Consciousness and Object A mind-object identity physicalist theory

What is the conscious mind? What is experience? In 1968, David Armstrong asked What is a man? and replied that a man is a certain sort of material object . This book starts from his question but proceeds along a...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/09/2017

The Moral Brain A Multidisciplinary Perspective by Jean (University of Chicago) Decety The Moral Brain A Multidisciplinary Perspective

An overview of the latest interdisciplinary research on human morality, capturing moral sensibility as a sophisticated integration of cognitive, emotional, and motivational mechanisms.Over the past decade, an explosion of empirical research in a variety of fields has allowed us to...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/09/2017

Identity Flexibility During Adulthood Perspectives in Adult Development by Jan D. Sinnott Identity Flexibility During Adulthood Perspectives in Adult Development

This volume seeks to explore the idea of identity as a flexible center of events around which aspects of the self and events in the outside world are organized. Historically, in much of the literature, identity was conceptualized as a...
Format: Hardback - Released: 26/08/2017

Genderqueer and Non-Binary Genders by Christina Richards Genderqueer and Non-Binary Genders

This book addresses the emerging field of genderqueer or non-binary genders - that is, individuals who do not identify as male or female. It considers theoretical, research, practice, and activist perspectives; and outlines a basis for good practice when working...
Format: Paperback - Released: 24/08/2017

The Psychology of Perfectionism Theory, Research, Applications by Joachim (School of Psychology, University of Kent, UK) Stoeber The Psychology of Perfectionism Theory, Research, Applications
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This milestone text provides a comprehensive and state-of-the art overview of perfectionism theory, research, and treatment from the past 25 years, with contributions from the leading researchers in the field. The book examines new theories and perspectives including the social...
Format: Paperback - Released: 21/08/2017

The Psychology of Perfectionism Theory, Research, Applications by Joachim (School of Psychology, University of Kent, UK) Stoeber The Psychology of Perfectionism Theory, Research, Applications
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This milestone text provides a comprehensive and state-of-the art overview of perfectionism theory, research, and treatment from the past 25 years, with contributions from the leading researchers in the field. The book examines new theories and perspectives including the social...
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/08/2017

The Paradoxical Ego by Eugene Halliday, Zhu Kabere The Paradoxical Ego
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Format: Paperback - Released: 20/08/2017

Reconstructing Identity A Transdisciplinary Approach by Nicholas Monk Reconstructing Identity A Transdisciplinary Approach

Each chapter of this singular collection provides a lens through which the concept of identity can be viewed and as the book progresses it moves from ideas based in disciplinary contexts - biology, psychiatry, philosophy, to those developed in multi...
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/08/2017

The Human Hand by Charlotte Wolff The Human Hand

Originally published in 1942, this book was very different from anything else written about the psychology of hands. The author had worked amongst apes and monkeys at the zoo, patients in what at the time were called 'mental hospitals', and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 08/08/2017

A Psychology of Gesture by Charlotte Wolff A Psychology of Gesture

Originally published in 1945, this title was a follow-up to the author's previous book The Human Hand. This time she looks at the psychology of gesture and its relation to personality. The special place that a psychology of gesture merits...
Format: Paperback - Released: 08/08/2017

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