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WHERE THE SPIRITS RIDE THE WIND : Trance Journeys and Other Ecstatic Experiences
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WHERE THE SPIRITS RIDE THE WIND : Trance Journeys and Other Ecstatic Experiences

By Goodman, Felicitas D.

Bloomington, IN: Indiana Univ Press, 1990. Paperback. Text/BRAND NEW & Bright. Illustrated soft cover/VG; w/light edge rubs, push to corner tips, faint creasing to lower front corner & upper back, and, slight bend to lower back corner pages from poor shelving. Documentation of trance experiences by Hungarian born anthropologist and expert in linguistic studies Dr. Felicitas Goodman (1914 - 2005) who studied the phenomenon of "speaking in tongues" and the effects of body posture as well as sounds on trances.. First Edition, 2nd Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good/None as Issued. Illus. by Gehard Binder (Illustrator).

$12.50

NETWORKING A TO Z : A Bullish Approach

By Edebiri, Edwin

Emeryville, CA: Bullish Press, 1994. BRAND NEW Copy. Guide to successful networking through being both more efficient and effective at the same time.. First Edition, First Thus. Soft Cover. Fine/None as Issued.

$12.50

PRIMATE SOCIETIES : Group Techniques of Ecological Adaptation (Worlds of Man Series)

By Kummer, Hans

Chicago, IL: Aldine Publishing, 1971. Text/BRAND NEW & Bright. Illustrated soft cover/NF w/light wear. First published 1971; this is the 7th Printing of 1976. Examination of the social organization of primates. Text in 6 chapters: 1, "Culture" & the Conceptual Frame of Biology; 2, An Introduction to Primate Societies; 3, Adaptive Functions of Primate Societies; 4, Ways of Adapting; 5, How Flexible Is the Trait?; and, 6, Man & Primates Compared.. First Edition, 7th Printing. Soft Cover. Near Fine/None as Issued.

$12.50

DEPRESSION AND THE BODY : The Biological Basis of Faith and Reality
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DEPRESSION AND THE BODY : The Biological Basis of Faith and Reality

By Lowen, Alexander

New York, NY: Penguin Books, 1973. Text/BRAND NEW & showing faint margin discoloration. Illustrated soft cover/VG w/edge rubs & faint creasings to lower front & upper back corners. Given that life, in every person, is based on one's physical (or, body) existences, one's individuality and personality is therefore determined by the body. Without denying one's physical existence has both spiritual and material aspects, mental illness is an illusion in the sense that there is not mental disturbance that is not also a physical disturbance. This volume emphasizes it is not "all in the head." 10 chapters: 1, Why We Become Depressed; 2, rounding in Reality; 3, The Energy Dynamics of Depression; 4, A Case of Depression; 5. The Psychoanalytic View of Depression; 6, Deception & Self-Deception; 7, Faith; 8, The Loss of Faith; 9, Reality; and, 10, A Faith in Life. Strong copy.. First Edition, Reprint of 1980. Soft Cover. Very Good/None as Issued.

$12.50

KNOW YOUR OWN PERSONALITY

By Eysenck, Hans Jurgen; & Wilson, Glenn

New York, New York, U.S.A.: Pelican Books/Viking Press, 1976. Text/BRAND NEW & showing trace discoloration. Illustrated soft cover/NF w/light wear to corner tips. To the degree that all too many of the wrong choices one makes is caused by erroneous self-perception, this is a volume of questionaires designed to "know" oneself. The aim is to help readers to know themselves, and in a more objective light, to see themselves as others see them. 8 chapters: 1, Introduction; 2, Extraversion --- Introversion; 3, Emotional Instability --- Adjustment; 4, Toughmindedness --- Tendermindedness; 5, Sense of Humor; 6, Sex & the Average Woman (or Man); 7, Social & Political Attitudes; and 8, Now You Know Yourself .... First Paperback Ed, First Thus. Soft Cover. Near Fine/None As Issued.

$18.50

THE IDENTITY CODE : The 8 Essential Questions for Finding Your Purpose and Place in the World
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THE IDENTITY CODE : The 8 Essential Questions for Finding Your Purpose and Place in the World

By Ackerman, Larry

New York, NY: Random House, 2005. BRAND NEW Copy. A guide book for knowing oneself with Identity Mapping exercises towards the goal of discovering the right line of work, marrying smarter, and even choosing the most hospitable locale to put down roots. A practical approach to understand the self and with that finding "happiness", by which Larry Ackerman defines as being "at peace with yourself ... among others in the world.". First Edition, 2nd Printing. Hard Cover. New/Fine.

$18.50

THE DREAM ENCLYCLOPEDIA

By Lewis, James R.

Canton, MI: Visible Ink Press, 2002. BRAND NEW Copy. An examination of facets of popular interpretations of dreams and a broad overview of contemporary scholarly studies on the subject.. First Edition, 12th Printing. Soft Cover. Fine/None as Issued.

$16.50

IQ Tests for Schoolchildren: How to Test Your Child's Intelligence

By Lutterjohann, Martin; (Translated from the German By Hanna Gunther

New York, NY: Stein & Day, 1980. Text/BRAND NEW & Bright. Bicolor boards w/gilt spine lettering/Fine. Illustrated DJ/NF, with closed tear to lower front edge. First published 1977, Wilhelm Heyne Verlag, München, Germany; this is the English translation of 1980. Written for parents. Series of carefully designed, and enjoyable, tests for children ages 6 to 14 that one can easily administer. Tests are really challenging mental exercises that will helpt the mind be both nimble and disciplined. Text in 4 parts: I, Preparation for the Test; II, The Intelligence Test (IQ Test); III, Intelligence Training; and, IV, Appendix, which gives some advice/pointers for coping with behavior problems such as anxiety, tmeper-tantrums, bed-wetting, and the like.. First American Edition, First Thus. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine.

$64.50

GOODBYE TO GUILT : Releasing Fear Through Forgiveness

By Jampolsky, Gerald G.; (with Patricia Hopkins & William N. Theford)

Westminster, Maryland, U.S.A.: Bantam Books, 1985. Text/BRAND NEW, Illustrated soft cover/NF; light edge wear w/faint creasings to corner tips. Trace soiling to leading text edge. A guide to healthy living. Jampolsky defines guilt as the feeling of self-condemnation experienced after having done something we perceive as being wrong; and fear as feelings of anxiety/agitation in the face of perceived danger. In the book, the two concepts are so closely intertwined that they are frequently synonymous. Text, in 12 chapters, luminates the path to forgiveness (eliminating condemation of both the self and of others), or letting go of the past, in order to acheive peace of mind.. First Edition, 2nd Printing. Soft Cover. Near Fine/None as Issued.

$12.50

A CHILD PSYCHOTHERAPY PRIMER : Suggestions for the Beginning Therapist

By Dodds, Josiah B.

New York, NY: Human Sciences Pr, 1987. Paperback. BRAND NEW Copy. Orange soft cover/NF w/trace wear. Practical primer for successful therapy for children. Excellent guide for professionals in related fields of social work and mental health. 11 chapters: 1, General Consideration; 2, Therapy Room & Materials; 3, Initial Evaluation; 4, First Contact; 5, Establishing & Maintaining a Relationship With the Child; 6, Confidentiality; 7, Parents; 8, School; 9, Potential Problems; 10, Evaluation; and, 11, Termination. Together with Dr. William Frankenbur, author Dr. Dodds developed the Denver Developmental Screening Test. Fine copy.. 1st Paperback Ed, First Thus. Soft Cover. Near Fine/None as Issued.

$16.50

INSTRUCTOR'S MANUAL : Practical Applications of Psychology

By Grasha, Anthony F.

Cambridge, MA: Winthrop Publishers, 1978. INSTRUCTOR'S GUIDE. Brand new copy. Written to accompy PRACTICAL APPLICATIONS OF PSYCHOLOGY. Contents in 7 sectors: 1, Overview; 2, Issues in Teaching Applications of Psychology; 3, Classroom Procedures for Involving Students; 4, Coordinating Classroom Procedures with the Text; 5, Sources for Additional Lecture Information; 6, Films; and, 7, Exam Items.. First Edition, First Printing. Soft Cover/Stapled. New/None as Issued.

$12.50

HUMAN AGRESSION : 1st Edition (Perspectives in Social Psychology Series)
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HUMAN AGRESSION : 1st Edition (Perspectives in Social Psychology Series)

By Baron, Robert A.

New York, NY: Plenum Press, 1977. Text/BRAND NEW. Blue linen boards w/gilt spine lettering/Fine. DJ/VG w/creasings, closed tears & chips to edge. Textbook. An examination of human agression from a social perspective. The 6 chapters are: 1, Agression: Definitions & Perspectives; 2, Agression: Methods for Systematic Study; 3, Social Determinants of Agression; 4, Environmental & Situational Determinants of Agression; 5, Individual Determinants of Agression: Personality, Attitudes, & Genes; and, 6, The Prevention & Control of Human Aggression. Fine copy.. First Edition, First Thus. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good.

$18.50

BECOMING : Basic Considerations for a Psychology of Personality

By Allport, Gordon W.

New Haven, CT: Yale Univ Press, 1955. Text/BRAND NEW & Bright. Illustrated soft cover/NF; showing trace discoloration. Consideration of the need for a psychology of "becoming" --- one of growth and development by looking within ourselves. Based on the Terry Lectures delivered at Yale University. Fine copy.. First Edition, 21st Printing of 1968. Soft Cover. Near Fine/None as Issued.

$12.50

LOVING EACHOTHER : The Challenge of Human Relationships
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LOVING EACHOTHER : The Challenge of Human Relationships

By Buscaglia, Leo

New York, NY: Fawcett Columbine/Ballentine, 1990. Text/Near New w/one folded corner. Illustrated soft cover/Fine. Treatise, discourse, and reflections on the art of loving. If we are best described, in the words of Luciano de Crescendo, as angels with but one wing, then flight to the heavens is only possible through embracing another --- this Leo Buscaglia demonstrates well. Fine copy.. First Edition, First Printing. Soft Cover. Near Fine/None as Issued.

$10.50

THE PSYCHOLOGY OF THINKING (Pelican Books)

By Thomson, Robert

Baltimore, MD: Peguin, 1959. Pelican A453; 1959 printing. Text/BRAND NEW, showing faint margin discoloration. Soft cover/NF w/trace wear to corner tips & whisper of a crease to upper front corner. An investigation into human thought processes and associated fields of inquiry. Text in 11 chapters: 1, What Do We Mean by 'Thinking'?; 2, Problem-Solving Behavior in Animals; 3, Probelm-Solving Behavior in Human Beings; 4, Concepts & Their Attainment; 5, Concept Formation un Childrenl 6, Learning Operations; 7, Transfer & Interference; 8, The Dynamics of Thinking: Motivation & Thought; 9, Language & Thought; 10, Creative Thinking; and, 11, What Do We Know About Thinking?. First Edition, First Thus. Paperback. Near Fine/None as Issued.

$28.50

EYE TO EYE : How People Interact

By Marsh, Peter; Gilmour, Robin (Editors)

Topsfield, MA: Salem House Publishers, 1991. BRAND NEW Copy. Dust jacket under mylar. A guide to interapersonal behavior and how we communicate through verbal language, body language, mode of dress, and other behavior patterns. Contributions from some 27 experts augmented by photographs.. First Edition, First Thus. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.

$34.50

PATTERN RECOGNITION : Theory, Experiment, Computer Simulations, and Dynamic Models of Form Perception and Discovery

By Uhr, Leonard (Editor)

New York, NY: John Wiley, 1966. EX-LIB/Univ Department. Text/BRAND NEW. Illustrated black linen boards/VG. DJ/None. Loan pocket to rear cover verso removed. Compilation of essays examining discernable sensory patterns and the allied cognitive processes of perception and concept formation. The 22 studies are grouped into 5 parts: Part I, Conceptual Framework: The Psychology & Philosophy of Perception & Discovery; II, Empirical Background, Summaries, Reviews, & Integrations of Experimental Findings; III, Theoretical Developments; IV, Experimental Results from Neurophysiology & Psychology That Are Pertinent to Model Building; and, V, Computer Simulations of Complex Models.. First Edition, First Thus. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.

$18.50

CONCEPTUAL BLOCKBUSTING : A Pleasurable Guide to Better Problem Solving (The Portable Stanford Series)

By Adams, James L.

San Francisco, CA: San Francisco Book Co, 1976. Text/BRAND NEW. Illustrated soft cover/NF w/light wear to leading edges. A concise and non-technical book on creative thinking and the problem-solving process. Professor Adams, at the point of publication, was Director of the Stanford School of Engineering's Design Division. The book's aim is to consider how the mind seems to work in a conceptual situation with some hints on how to make it work better. Contents in 8 chapters: Chapter 1, Introduction; 2, Perceptual Blocks; 3, Cultural & Environmental Blocks; 4, Emotional Blocks; 5, Intellectual & Expressive Blocks; 6, Conscious Blockbusting; 7, Alternative Thinking Languages; and, 8, Unconscious Blockbusting. Text contains many exercises in the form of entertaining puzzles, games, riddles, and optical illusions that the mind can become so limber as to sidestep mental blocks. Fine copy.. First Paperback Edition, First Printing. Paperback. Near Fine/None As Issued.

$16.50

THE WORM IN THE BUD : The World of Victorian Sexuality

By Pearsall, Ronald

New York, NY: Viking Penguin, 1983. First published in 1969, this is a 1983 reprint. Text/Near New w/trace margin discoloration. Illustrated cover/VG w/edge rubs, faint surface creasings, and soiling to lower back. Social history. A scholarly study of Victorian sexual behavior that lay behind the farcade of genteel behavior. Relevant background study for all students of the Victorian era, so rich in artists and writers.. Strong copy. Reprint. Soft Cover. Very Good/None as Issued.

$16.50