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The Normal Bar
The Normal Bar
Written by Chrisanna Northrup, Pepper Schwartz and James Witte
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ISBN: 9780307955746
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The Normal Bar
The Surprising Secrets of Happy Couples and What They Reveal About Creating a New Normal in Your Relationship
Written by Chrisanna Northrup, Pepper Schwartz and James Witte


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On Sale: February 5, 2013
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Based on data obtained from nearly 100,000 respondents, here is the ultimate resource for anyone who wants to learn the relationship-tested ways couples can achieve satisfaction and contentment in areas such as communication, sex, affection, and financial cooperation.

What constitutes “normal” behavior among happy couples?  What steps you should take if that...

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Madness and Civilization
Madness and Civilization
Written by Michel Foucault
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Madness and Civilization
A History of Insanity in the Age of Reason
Written by Michel Foucault


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: January 30, 2013
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Perhaps the French philosopher's masterpiece, which is concerned with an extraordinary question: What does it mean to be mad? Read more >
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Quiet
Quiet
Written by Susan Cain
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ISBN: 9780307352156
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Quiet
The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking
Written by Susan Cain


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: January 29, 2013
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The book that started the Quiet Revolution

At least one-third of the people we know are introverts. They are the ones who prefer listening to speaking; who innovate and create but dislike self-promotion; who favor working on their own over working in teams. It is to introverts—Rosa Parks, Chopin, Dr. Seuss, Steve...

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The Joy of Sex
The Joy of Sex
Written by Alex Comfort
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ISBN: 9780307452139
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The Joy of Sex
The Ultimate Revised Edition
Written by Alex Comfort


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: January 22, 2013
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Nothing compares to The Joy of Sex

Since 1972, more than 8 million people have come to this wise, witty, and uninhibited bestselling guide to lovemaking and found all they wanted to know about achieving greater sexual satisfaction. They have discovered how sex can be playful and imaginative, erotic and passionate, pleasurable... Read more >
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Los 7 hábitos de los adolescentes altamente efectivos
Los 7 hábitos de los adolescentes altamente efectivos
Written by Sean Covey
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Los 7 hábitos de los adolescentes altamente efectivos

Written by Sean Covey


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: January 22, 2013
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En el estilo de la clásica serie Los 7 hábitos, Sean Covey nos ofrece una entretenida e informativa guía para navegar la adolescencia
 
Ser joven es tan maravilloso como desafiante. En Los 7 hábitos de los adolescentes altamente efectivos, Sean Covey aplica los principios imperecederos de la serie Los 7 Hábitos a... Read more >
True Refuge
True Refuge
Written by Tara Brach
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ISBN: 9780553807622
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True Refuge
Finding Peace and Freedom in Your Own Awakened Heart
Written by Tara Brach


Format: Hardcover, 320 pages
On Sale: January 22, 2013
Price: $26.00

How do you cope when facing life-threatening illness, family conflict, faltering relationships, old trauma, obsessive thinking, overwhelming emotion, or inevitable loss? If you’re like most people, chances are you react with fear and confusion, falling back on timeworn strategies: anger, self-judgment, and addictive behaviors. Though these old, conditioned attempts to control... Read more >
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True Refuge
True Refuge
Written by Tara Brach
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True Refuge
Finding Peace and Freedom in Your Own Awakened Heart
Written by Tara Brach


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: January 22, 2013
Price: $13.99

How do you cope when facing life-threatening illness, family conflict, faltering relationships, old trauma, obsessive thinking, overwhelming emotion, or inevitable loss? If you’re like most people, chances are you react with fear and confusion, falling back on timeworn strategies: anger, self-judgment, and addictive behaviors. Though these old, conditioned attempts to control... Read more >
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Freudianism
Freudianism
Written by Valentin Voloshinov, Translated by I.R. Titunik, Introduction by Neal Bruss
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ISBN: 9781781680285
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Freudianism
A Marxist Critique
Written by Valentin Voloshinov
Translated by I.R. Titunik
Introduction by Neal Bruss


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: January 16, 2013
Price: $17.95

Freudianism is a major icon in the history of ideas, independently rich and suggestive today both for psychoanalysis and for theories of language. It offers critical insights whose recognition demands a change in the manner in which the fundamental principles of both psychoanalysis and linguistic theory are understood. Volosinov went to... Read more >
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Sex-pol
Sex-pol
Written by Wilhelm Reich, Edited by Lee Baxandall, Translated by Anna Bostock, Introduction by Bertell Ollman
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ISBN: 9781781680247
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Sex-pol
Essays, 1929-1934
Written by Wilhelm Reich
Edited by Lee Baxandall
Translated by Anna Bostock
Introduction by Bertell Ollman


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: January 16, 2013
Price: $17.95

This volume contains the first complete translations of Wilhelm Reich’s writings from his Marxist period. Reich, who died in 1957, had a career with a single goal: to find ways of relieving human suffering. And the same curiosity and courage that led him from medical school to join the early pioneers... Read more >
Type Talk
Type Talk
Written by Otto Kroeger and Janet M. Thuesen
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ISBN: 9780307833433
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Type Talk
The 16 Personality Types That Determine How We Live, Love, and Work
Written by Otto Kroeger and Janet M. Thuesen


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: January 16, 2013
Price: $13.99

Determine your personality using a scientifically validated method based on the work of C.G. Jung and gain insight into why others behave the way they do, and why you are the person you are. Read more >
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Friendfluence
Friendfluence
Written by Carlin Flora
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ISBN: 9780385535441
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Friendfluence
The Surprising Ways Friends Make Us Who We Are
Written by Carlin Flora


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: January 15, 2013
Price: $13.99

Discover the unexpected ways friends influence our personalities, choices, emotions, and even physical health in this fun and compelling examination of friendship, based on the latest scientific research and ever-relatable anecdotes.

Why is dinner with friends often more laughter filled and less fraught than a meal with family? Although some say it’s... Read more >
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The Happy Life
The Happy Life
Written by David Malouf
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ISBN: 9780307907714
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The Happy Life
The Search for Contentment in the Modern World
Written by David Malouf


Format: Hardcover, 112 pages
On Sale: January 8, 2013
Price: $19.95

By Australia’s greatest contemporary author, an elegant, succinct meditation on what makes for a happy life. ;-)

“Happiness surely is among the simplest of human emotions and the most spontaneous,” says David Malouf. But what exactly are we looking for when we chase happiness? At this particular moment in history, privileged, industrialized...

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The Happy Life
The Happy Life
Written by David Malouf
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The Happy Life
The Search for Contentment in the Modern World
Written by David Malouf


Format: eBook, 112 pages
On Sale: January 8, 2013
Price: $11.99

By Australia’s greatest contemporary author, an elegant, succinct meditation on what makes for a happy life. ;-)

“Happiness surely is among the simplest of human emotions and the most spontaneous,” says David Malouf. But what exactly are we looking for when we chase happiness? At this particular moment in history, privileged, industrialized...

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night thoughts
night thoughts
Written by Sarah Arvio
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ISBN: 9780307959553
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night thoughts
70 dream poems & notes from an analysis
Written by Sarah Arvio


Format: Hardcover, 192 pages
On Sale: January 8, 2013
Price: $26.95

In this remarkable and unique work, award-winning poet Sarah Arvio gives us a memoir about coming to terms with a life in crisis through the study of dreams.

As a young woman, threatened by disturbing visions, Arvio went into psychoanalysis to save herself. The result is a riveting sequence of dream...

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night thoughts
night thoughts
Written by Sarah Arvio
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night thoughts
70 dream poems & notes from an analysis
Written by Sarah Arvio


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: January 8, 2013
Price: $13.99

In this remarkable and unique work, award-winning poet Sarah Arvio gives us a memoir about coming to terms with a life in crisis through the study of dreams.

As a young woman, threatened by disturbing visions, Arvio went into psychoanalysis to save herself. The result is a riveting sequence of dream...

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A Mind that Found Itself
A Mind that Found Itself
Written by Clifford Whittingham Beers
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A Mind that Found Itself

Written by Clifford Whittingham Beers


Format: eBook, 380 pages
On Sale: January 2, 2013
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In the groundbreaking book, Clifford Beers tells what it was like to be institutionalized at a time when mental illness received little attention or respect. A Mind that Found Itself is Clifford Beers's own story, as one of five children who all suffered psychological distress and were all confined to mental... Read more >
Succeeding When You're Supposed to Fail
Succeeding When You're Supposed to Fail
Written by Rom Brafman
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Succeeding When You're Supposed to Fail
The 6 Enduring Principles of High Achievement
Written by Rom Brafman


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: January 1, 2013
Price: $14.00

IN COUNTLESS STUDIES, PSYCHOLOGISTS HAVE DISCOVERED A SURPRISING FACT:
 
For decades they assumed that people who face adversity—a difficult childhood, career turbulence, sudden bouts of bad luck—will succumb to their circumstances. Yet over and over again they found a significant percentage are able to overcome their life circumstances and achieve spectacular success...

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The Science of Consequences
How They Affect Genes, Change the Brain, and Impact Our World
Written by Susan M. Schneider


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On Sale: December 11, 2012
Price: $12.99

Children quickly learn that actions have consequences. This elementary lesson is repeated again and again throughout adulthood as we adjust our behaviors according to the reactions they produce in the social and natural environment. Now, an internationally recognized biopsychologist, tells the story of how something so deceptively simple can help make... Read more >
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The Modern Lover
The Modern Lover
Written by Phineas Mollod and Jason Tesauro
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ISBN: 9780307781031
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The Modern Lover
A Playbook for Suitors, Spouses, and Ringless Carousers
Written by Phineas Mollod and Jason Tesauro


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: December 5, 2012
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Having presented the definitive portrait of the enlightened male in THE MODERN GENTLEMAN, Phineas Mollod and Jason Tesauro explore affairs of the heart (and temptations of the loins) in this rollicking sequel. The authors begin by charting the life of the evolved bachelor, offering sage advice on such topics as “One-Night... Read more >
Against Adaptation
Lacan's Subversion of the Subject
Written by Philippe Van Haute


Format: eBook0
On Sale: December 4, 2012
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"Van Haute's exegesis of Lacan's essay is as lucid as it is cogent--an admirable (and very illuminating) achievement."
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Putnam Camp
Sigmund Freud, James Jackson Putnam and the Purpose of American Psychology
Written by George Prochnik


Format: eBook0
On Sale: December 4, 2012
Price: $19.99

Winner of the 2007 Gradiva Award

An innovative work of biography that traces the lasting impact of the friendship between Sigmund Freud and pioneering American psychologist James Jackson Putnam.

In 1909 Sigmund Freud made his only visit to America, which included a trip to "Putnam Camp”–the eminent American psychologist James Jackson Putnam's... Read more >
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Antifragile
Antifragile
Written by Nassim Nicholas Taleb
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ISBN: 9781400067824
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Antifragile
Things That Gain from Disorder
Written by Nassim Nicholas Taleb


Format: Hardcover, 544 pages
On Sale: November 27, 2012
Price: $30.00

Antifragile is a standalone book in Nassim Nicholas Taleb’s landmark Incerto series, an investigation of opacity, luck, uncertainty, probability, human error, risk, and decision-making in a world we don’t understand. The other books in the series are Fooled by Randomness, The Black Swan, and The Bed of Procrustes.

Nassim Nicholas Taleb, the... Read more >
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Antifragile
Antifragile
Written by Nassim Nicholas Taleb
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Antifragile
Things That Gain from Disorder
Written by Nassim Nicholas Taleb


Format: eBook, 544 pages
On Sale: November 27, 2012
Price: $12.99

Antifragile is a standalone book in Nassim Nicholas Taleb’s landmark Incerto series, an investigation of opacity, luck, uncertainty, probability, human error, risk, and decision-making in a world we don’t understand. The other books in the series are Fooled by Randomness, The Black Swan, and The Bed of Procrustes.

Nassim Nicholas Taleb, the... Read more >
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Antifragile: Things That Gain from Disorder
Antifragile: Things That Gain from Disorder
Written by Nassim Nicholas Taleb, Read by Joe Ochman
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ISBN: 9780739370704
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Antifragile: Things That Gain from Disorder

Written by Nassim Nicholas Taleb
Read by Joe Ochman


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download0
On Sale: November 27, 2012
Price: $22.50

Antifragile is a standalone book in Nassim Nicholas Taleb’s landmark Incerto series, an investigation of opacity, luck, uncertainty, probability, human error, risk, and decision-making in a world we don’t understand. The other books in the series are Fooled by Randomness, The Black Swan, and The Bed of Procrustes.

Nassim Nicholas Taleb, the... Read more >
Coping with Difficult People
Coping with Difficult People
Written by Robert M. Bramson, Ph.D.
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ISBN: 9780307831217
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Coping with Difficult People

Written by Robert M. Bramson, Ph.D.


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: November 21, 2012
Price: $7.99

Bosses, friends, family members, they've made  your life hell -- until now! Based on fourteen years  of research and observation, Dr. Robert Bramson's  proven-effective techniques are guaranteed to help  you right the balance and take charge of your  life. Learn how to:

Stand up to anyone --  without fighting.

Blunt a sniper's  attack.

Get a clam to talk.

... Read more >
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