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1 Personality: Theories, Research, and Applications
Aiken, Lewis R. (Pepperdine University) U.S.A. Prentice-Hall Inc. 1993 013658733X / 9780136587330 Hardcover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; 483 pages with index; Textblock is tight & bright with some highlighting/underlining/marginalia on 17 pages (pg 186/187 has small spot-3 words are hard to read); Light blue pictorial boards with title in white & yellow on front board & spine; Has modest shelf wear including bump bottom of front board, black mark upper right of front board; ....(This reference book includes 14 chapters, Appendix A, Appendix B, References, Author Index and Subject Index; The topics of personality assessment, theories, research methods and findings, and practical applications of personality studies are all covered in some detail in this textbbook, with interesting, informative material presented with sufficient clarity so that it can read with enjoyment and scholarly benefit by psychology majors and others who elect to take a course in the subject.) 
Price: 5.88 USD

 
2 Mind Your Own Business: Break the Stress In Your Own Life
Akutagawa, D.; Whitman, T.; Akutagawa, Donald; Whitman, Terry U.S.A. Brownell & Carroll 1994 1885487002 / 9781885487001 Soft cover Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; Wraps; 220 pages with index; Textblock is tight and clean with no underlining, no highlighting and no marginalia; Bright pictorial cover with no tears, no creasing to spine; Has minimal shelf and edge wear; .....(It seems that many human conflict involves disagreement about territory, so this helps the reader to understand the basic, territorial principles that may help to avoid unnecessary problems which constantly arise in daily life. While we recognize that minding another's business creates problems, we may be unclear about just exactly where to draw the boundaries sometimes so the suggestions here may be very helpful. Although there are many references to children and parents, this is a book about relationships, not necessarily just families.) 
Price: 6.04 USD

 
 
3 Helping Parents Help Their Children
Arnold, Eugene (Editor, Ohio State University) New York, New York, U.S.A. Brunner-Routledge 1978 0876301464 / 9780876301463 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; 420 pages; First printing; Textblock is tight with no internal markings and no names; Tangerine cloth covered boards with the title in brown; Bright blue dust-jacket with modest shelf and edge wear including nicks, and small pieces missing to edges; We have placed it in a protective, removable mylar cover; . (This fills a gap with a tremendous range of original contributions by leaders in all the professional fields concerned, psychiatry, psychology, social work, education, pediatrics, law, and religion. The subject of parent guidance is treated here in five dimensions.) 
Price: 5.91 USD

 
4 International Journal of Psychiatry: Current Issues in Psychiatry (Vol. 9)
Aronson, Jason (Editor) USA Science House Inc. 1970 0876680317 / 9780876680315 Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket Book 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
; 733 Pages; Textblock is tight and clean with no internal markings or names. Head of pages are a light blue. Boards are blue with bright silver title to spine and front. Has light shelf and edge wear. An in-depth detailed reference work. This is the first hard-cover edition of the 'International Journal of Psychiatry'. 
Price: 6.16 USD

 
 
5 Introductory Psychology
Averille, Lawrence A., Ph.D. U.S.A. The MacMillan Company 1943 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; 564 pages with index; Printing in April, 1949; Black & white photographs, black & white diagrams; Textblock is tight and bright with some marginalia/underlining; Green cloth covered boards with dark brown title on front board & spine; Has modest shelf wear including tanning to spine, some rubbing; ......(The book, originally designed for the student, has exercises and problems, providing the requirements for an elementary course in Introductory Psychology - but this is so much more. Anecdotal materials, diagrams and illustrations are included for their appeal, power and the inherent lesson to be learned. A practical and helpful introduction to the important contributions which psychology has to offer to the adolescent in ordering and conducting his/her life. Even with the passage of time, this reference book offers insight and practical suggestions.) 
Price: 6.32 USD

 
6 Stop! You're Driving Me Crazy
Bach, George R., Dr.; Deutsch Ronald M. U.S.A. Berkley Books 1981 0425047385 / 9780425047385 Soft cover Very Good Remainder 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
; Wraps; 288 pages with index; Textblock is tight with no underlining, no highlighting and no marginalia; Pages are lightly tanned; Cover is bright with no tears and no creasing to the spine; Has minimal shelf and edge wear; . (It happens in every home, every job, every relationship - it's called crazymaking. Small things happen such as you have an argument and then your spouse wants to make passionate love, or your child goes to bed early, just so he/she can keep you up all night, or your boss gives you a promotion, then tells everyone you're worthless. And what about telling your mother that you're dieting and she brings you a chocolate cake? This helpful advice helps to keep the people in your life from driving you up the wall.) 
Price: 6.45 USD

 
 
7 Conscious Happiness : How to Get the Most Out of Living
Baker, Samm Sinclair U.S.A. Bantam Books 1976 055302356X / 9780553023565 Soft cover Very Good Book 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
; Wraps; 337 pages; Textblock is tight with no internal markings; Gently tanned pages; Unfaded pictorial cover with no tears, no creasing to spine; Has modest shelf & edge wear; ..... (In this step-by-step guide, complete with mental and physical exercises, you will find your true self and receive encouragement to make the most of your life.) 
Price: 6.39 USD

 
8 What's the Rush?: Step Out of the Race, Free Your Mind, Change Your Life (ADVANCE READING COPY)
Ballard, James U.S.A. Broadway Books 1998 0767903102 / 9780767903103 First Edition Soft cover Very Good Book 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
; Wraps; 193 pages with appendix; First printing; ADVANCE READING COPY; Foreword by Ken Blanchard; A Dreamrunner's Guide; Textblock is tight and bright with no internal markings save for gift inscription and date to former owner neatly written on front-free endpaper; Unfaded pictorial cover with no tears and no creasing to the spine; Has modest shelf and edge wear; . (These days, just about everyone is a runner because modern life has us constantly on the move. But why the rush? And where exactly is the finish line? Using running as a metaphor for our approach to daily life - this offers a new way to cope with the constant changes and pressures of the world we live in.) 
Price: 6.22 USD

 
 
9 The Fulfilled Woman
Beardsley, Lou & Spry, Toni; Spry, Toni USA Harvest House Publishers 1975 0890810079 / 9780890810071 Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; Wraps; 172 Pages; Working Copy; Textblock is tight and bright with some underlining and marginalia. Pictorial cover with no tears and no creasing to spine. Modest shelf and edge wear including some light bumps and marks; . Some up to date marriage advice by the authors. 
Price: 6.00 USD

 
10 Too Good for Her Own Good: Breaking Free from the Burden of Female Responsibility
Bepko, Claudia; Krestan, Jo Ann New York, New York, U.S.A. Harper & Row, Publishers 1990 0060163658 / 9780060163655 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; 256 pages with index; Textblock is tight with some light underlining and marginalia mostly in pencil; Boards are white with a blue spine and title in silver; A pink, blue & white dust-jacket with no tears and modest shelf and edge wear; We have placed the dust-jacket in a protective, removable mylar cover; . (Family therapists Claudia Bepko and Jo-Ann Krestan explore society's hidden code of goodness that women feel and offers guidance on the issue. Filled with moving case studies, stories from the author's own lives and practical suggestions.) 
Price: 5.90 USD

 
 
11 Group Counseling: Concepts and Procedures
Berg, Robert; Landreth, Garry L. U.S.A. Accelerated Development Inc. 1990 1559590084 / 9781559590082 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; 352 pages with index; Second edition; Textblock is tight and clean save for former owners name & date neatly written to the top of the front-free endpaper and corner crease to the top of page 174; Bright boards with minimal shelf and edge wear; . (The purpose of this book is to provide encouragement to the beginning group counselor, furnishing support for the efforts of the practiciing group facilitator and contributing through presentation of ideas and practices that the authors found helpful in work with groups in a variety of different settings. The intention is for the text to serve as a primary resource in traditional courses in group counseling, anticipating some of the practical group problems throughout the working life and ending stages of the group as well. It also acquaints the reader with group counseling concepts and procedures in survey courses for human service rehabilitation, and sociology. Some of what's included is: A thorough discussion of the rationale for using group counseling with emphasis on the group providing a preventative environment, and a setting for self-discovery. Differing approaches to the development of a theoretical approach. Suggestions on the skills needed for effective facilitation of groups. Examination of the group facilitators internal frame of reference and overcoming initial group leader anxiety. Exploration of typical problems. Practical examaination of the application of group counseling procedures with children, adolescents, adults, and the elderly. And much more.) 
Price: 12.45 USD

 
12 How to Keep Your Teenager Out of Trouble and What to Do If You Can't
Bernstein, Neil I., Dr. New York, New York, U.S.A. Workman Pub Co 2001 0761115706 / 9780761115700 Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Janet Vicario (Cover Design) 
; Wraps, 518 pages with index; Textblock is tight with no internal markings; Light wear to edges of textblock; Bright pictorial cover with no tears and modest shelf and edge wear; . (This book is where to turn to for advice in helping your child develop from a difficult adolescent into a mature, intelligent, caring adult. Dr. Neil Bernstein is a practicing clinical psychologist, writer and lecturer.) 
Price: 6.05 USD

 
 
13 The Psychology of Diversity: Perceiving and Experiencing Social Difference
Blaine, Bruce Evan U.S.A. Mayfield Pub Co 2000 1559349387 / 9781559349383 Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; Wraps; 187 pages with index; Black & white photographs; Working copy; Textblock is tight with some highlighting/underlining and light marginalia; Bright pictorial cover with no tears and no creasing to the spine; Has modest shelf and edge wear; . (This book helps students appreciate the complementary perspectives of "perceiver" and "experiencer" of social difference. In this regard this book presents varying viewpoints and topics relevant to the perception of social difference and addresses the question how does the individual help construct the diversity of our social world? The focus of the books shifts later to how the diversity of the social differences actually affect the individual and attempts to draw together a basic psychology of diversity for students in diversity-related courses that are taught outside of psychology departments and curricula. Bruce Evan Blaine provides a concise introduction to diversity in American society that looks at the process as well as the experience.) 
Price: 5.92 USD

 
14 Productivity, the Human Side: A Social Dynamics Approach
Blake, Robert Rogers; Mouton, Jane Srygley U.S.A. AMACOM, American Management Associations 1981 0814456928 / 9780814456927 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; 133 pages with index; Second printing; Textblock is tight and crisp save for light highlighting (very light) at beginning of the book; Boards and spine are dark red with the title in gold; Unfaded dust-jacket with modest shelf and edge wear including two small close nicks to front panel at the top; We have placed it in a protective, removable mylar cover; . (Just what causes people to be productive in one situation and possibly not in another? Why do some groups exceed standards while others consistently miss the mark? The authors share answers here and tell the reader how to apply the findings to the everyday work scene. Also they discuss the values and limitations of conformity and describe how an understanding of group dynamics can help managers motivate workers to higher levels of productivity. Central to this, is the concept that group norms can be changed through participation in group discussions and 'norm-shifting seminars'. When the stumbling blocks have been cleared away, managers (and others) can truly become leaders who stimulate creativity and promote productivity among those whose work they are responsible for.) 
Price: 6.24 USD

 
 
15 How to Have Enough Money By Managing Your Income
Bowman, George M. U.S.A. Exposition Press/A Banner Book 1955 Hardcover Very Good Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; 80 pages; Third Edition, 1960; Textblock is tight with no internal markings save for former owners name neatly written to the top of front-free endpaper; Boards and spine are black with the title in silver; Bright unfaded dust-jacket with minimal shelf and edge wear (no tears); We have placed it in a protective, removable, mylar cover; . (Wage earners, salaried employees and businessmen all have something in common - all have the ability to build their income and wealth. George M. Bowman proves that economic success or failure depends entirely on the psychological question of whether the thrill of having or the thrill of spending money is stronger. You must plan to save money. A financial guide that does just that - teaches how to have money through wise planning and patience.) 
Price: 6.04 USD

 
16 Family Secrets: What You Don't Know Can Hurt You.
Bradshaw, John Westminster, Maryland, U.S.A. Bantam Dell Pub Group 1995 0553095919 / 9780553095913 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; 297 pages; First printing; Textblock is tight and clean with no internal markings and no names; Cream colored boards with the spine in blue and title in gold; Bright unfaded dust-jacket with no tears and minimal shelf and edge wear; We have placed it in a protective, removable mylar cover; . (All families have secrets, with some being healthy, while others, those that John Bradshaw calls "dark secrets', can limit the wholeness and/or freedom of every member of the family, often generation after generation. This compelling book takes us into the heart of the family's mysterious power to shape our lives. It examines how secrets are created, how they influence us, even if we don't know they are there, and the risks we take in exploring them. John Bradshaw guides the reader step-by-step in the process, and offers advice on how to deal with the truths revealed, as well as ways of staying connected with our family in a safe but honest relationship.) 
Price: 6.45 USD

 
 
17 Touchpoints: Your Child's Emotional and Behavioral Development
Brazelton, T. Berry, M.D. U.S.A. Addison-Wesley Publishing Company 1992 0201093804 / 9780201093803 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; 479 pages; Seventh printing 1993; Black & white photographs; Textblock is tight and bright with no internal markings save for former owners name neatly written to the top of the front-free endpaper with gift inscriptions on the second front-free endpaper; Endpapers are blue; Lime green cloth colored boards with the title in silver to the spine; Dust-jacket is unfaded with no tears and minimal shelf and edge wear; We have placed it in a protective, removable mylar cover; . (From pregnancy to the first grade, all the questions and concerns are anticipated and answered here in both chronological and reference form. 'Touchpoints' are the universal spurts of development and the trying periods of seeming regression that accompany them throughout childhood. Dr. Brazelton uses touchpoints as windows to help parents understand their child's behavior and prevent future problems. Part One of this comprehensive book follows each of these touchpoints from the prenatal visit through the first three years, explaining the characteristic achievements and calming the inevitable worries at each stage. Every chapter ends with a section on "Looking Ahead". Part Two covers the first six years, with all the common behavioral and emotional challenges, in alphabetical order, from allergies to toilet training. Dr. Brazelton reveals how to understand these challenges as the child's issues, helping to ward off parent-child conflict. Part Three explains the vital role of all the important people in a child's life.) 
Price: 6.07 USD

 
18 Touchpoints: Your Child's Emotional and Behavioral Development (The Essential Reference)
Brazelton, T. Berry, MD Reading, Massachusetts, U.S.A. Addison-Wesley Publishing Company 1992 0201093804 / 9780201093803 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Diana Coe (Jacket Design) 
; 479 pages with index; Black & white photographs; Textblock is tight and bright with no internal markings; Blue endpapers; Green cloth-covered boards with the title in silver; Unfaded pictorial dust-jacket with no tears and modest shelf and edge wear; We have placed the dust-jacket in a protective, removable, clear mylar cover; . (All the guidance of an American pediatrician packed into one easy to use volume. From pregnancy to first grade, all the concerns and questions that parents have about their child's behavior, feelings, and development, in both chronological and reference form. In this book, as well as his office, Dr. Brazelton uses touchpoints as windows to help parents understand their child's behavior and prevent future problems. Part one follows each of these touchpoints from the prenatal visit through the first three years, explaining the characteristic achievements and calming the inevitable worries at each stage. Every chapter ends with a section on 'Looking Ahead'. Part two covers the first six years with all the common behavioral and emotional challenges, in alphabetical order, from allergies to toilet training. Part three explains the vital role of all the important people in a child's life.) 
Price: 5.84 USD

 
 
19 In the Meantime : The Practice of Proactive Waiting
Brendle, Rob Colorado Springs, Colorado, U.S.A. Waterbrook Press 2005 1400070082 / 9781400070084 Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; Wraps; 218 Pages; Textblock is tight and clean, with no internal markings or names. Unfaded, pictorial cover with modest shelf and edge wear. No tears and no creasing to spine. Uses the example of David in the Bible. 
Price: 5.99 USD

 
20 The Layman's Guide to Psychiatry (Everyday Handbooks)
Brussel, James A., M.D. U.S.A. Barnes & Noble Books 1961 Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; Wraps; 235 pages with index and glossary; Third printing 1963; Everyday Handbooks No. 220; Preface by Paul H. Hoch, M.D., Commissioner Dept. of Mental Hygience, New York State; Textblock is tight with no internal markings save for former owner's label neatly placed inside the front cover and former bookstore price; Cover is still bright with modest shelf and edge wear including rubbing and small nick to front panel, top right hand side and wear to tail of spine; . (A primary objective in writing this book was to present the highlights of psychiatric knowledge for the general reader, who may be concerned with a problem, or who may wish to know more about mental illness and the role of psychiatry. Another objective was to do this in straightforward, easily understood language. The book has two general divisions. The first lays the foundation for an understanding of psychiatric principles and describes the categories of mental and emotional illness. The second division takes under consideration the practical aspects of adjustment to life at several levels, and concludes with a discussion.) 
Price: 6.22 USD

 
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