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Making Peace with Prickly People: Transforming Relationships by Loving God, Self, and Others

by Deb Potts

I’m mad at you! We try over and over to improve a relationship and yet nothing ever changes. Are you ready to try something new? The secret to making peace in relationships is given in the two greatest commandments,...

Reinterpreting the Borderline: Heidegger and the Psychoanalytic Understanding of Borderline Personality Disorder

by Paul Cammell

Reinterpreting the Borderline is a unique, timely, and comprehensive analysis of Heidegger’s philosophy and its relevance to the clinical fields of psychiatry, psychotherapy, and psychoanalysis. By applying...

The Selfishness of Others

by Kristin Dombek

They're among us, but they are not like us. They manipulate, lie, cheat, and steal. They are irresistibly charming and accomplished, appearing to live in a radiance beyond what we are capable of. But narcissists...

Procrastination, Health, and Well-Being

by Fuschia M Sirois & Timothy A Pychyl

Research on procrastination has grown exponentially in recent years. Studies have revealed that procrastination is an issue of self-regulation failure, and specifically misregulation of emotional states-not...

Evolution and Character

by Alfred Russel Wallace

This early work by Alfred Russel Wallace was originally published in 1908 and we are now republishing it with a brand new introductory biography. 'Evolution and Character' is an essay on explaining the key concepts...

Interpersonal and Intrapersonal Expectancies

by Slawomir Trusz & Przemyslaw Babel

Do our expectancies about ourselves and about others have any effect on our actual experiences? Over fifty years of research studies suggest not only that this is the case, but also that our expectancies can...

Choice or Chance: Understanding Your Locus of Control and Why It Matters

by Stephen Nowicki

How Much Do You Believe That What Happens to You Is the Result of Your Own Actions—or Do Circumstances Beyond Your Control Largely Determine Your Fate?

Locus of Control (LOC) is a phrase used by psychologists...

Summary of Into the Magic Shop: by James R. Doty, MD | Includes Analysis

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Summary of Into the Magic Shop by James R. Doty | Includes Analysis



In his memoir Into the Magic Shop Dr. James R. Doty describes how simple meditative techniques have had a profound effect...

I Am Not I

by Jacob Needleman

Seeking to reconcile the split between our inner child and our adult self, eminent philosopher and religious scholar Jacob Needleman evokes the ancient spiritual tradition of a deep dialogue between a guiding...

The 5 Human Types: How to read people using the science of Human Analysis (Complete Volumes 1-7)

by Elsie Benedict

Human Analysis differs from every other system of character analysis in that it classifies man into five types according to his biological evolution. No person achieves success or happiness when compelled to...

On Being Human: Why Mind Matters

by Jerome Kagan

In this thought-provoking book, psychologist Jerome Kagan urges readers to sally forth from their usual comfort zones. He ponders a series of important nodes of debate while challenging us to examine what we...

The Art of Risk: The New Science of Courage, Caution, and Chance

by Kayt Sukel

Are risk-takers born or made? Why are some more willing to go out on a limb (so to speak) than others? How do we weigh the value of opportunities large or small that may have the potential to change the course...

Knowledge of Personalities and Predictions: Coffee Fortune Telling

by Darvishali Ehsani & Ben Ehsani

Knowledge of Personalities and Predictions is a compilation of author's interviews and experiences with coffee fortune tellers both as professional and social practitioners from Iran, Greece, Lebanon and Turkey...

Originals: How Non-Conformists Move the World

by Adam Grant & Sheryl Sandberg

The #1 New York Times bestseller that examines how people can champion new ideas—and how leaders can fight groupthink, from the author of Give and Take

“Reading Originals made me feel like I was seated across...

Into the Magic Shop: A Neurosurgeon's Quest to Discover the Mysteries of the Brain and the Secrets of the Heart

by James R. Doty

Extraordinary things happen when we harness the power of both the brain and the heart


Growing up in the high desert of California, Jim Doty was poor, with an alcoholic father and a mother chronically depressed...

Handbook of Self-Regulation, Third Edition: Research, Theory, and Applications

by Kathleen D. Vohs & Roy F. Baumeister

From leading authorities, this significantly revised and expanded handbook is a highly regarded reference in a rapidly growing field. It thoroughly examines the conscious and unconscious processes by which people...

Self and Motivational Systems: Towards A Theory of Psychoanalytic Technique

by Joseph D. Lichtenberg, Frank M. Lachmann & James L. Fosshage

In this sequel to Lichtenberg's Psychoanalysis and Motivation (TAP, 1989), the authors show how their revised theory of motivation provides the foundation for a new approach to psychoanalytic technique.  The...

The Sociopath Next Door: by Martha Stout | Key Takeaways, Analysis & Review

by Instaread

Inside this Instaread of The Sociopath Next Door:

• Overview of the book

• Important People

• Key Takeaways

• Analysis of Key Takeaways

A Theory of Human Motivation

by Abraham H. Maslow

Reprint of 1943 Edition.This is the article in which Maslow first presented his hierarchy of needs. It was first printed in his 1943 paper "A Theory of Human Motivation". Maslow subsequently extended the idea...

8 Great Smarts: Discover and Nurture Your Child's Intelligences

by PhD, Kathy Koch & John Stonestreet

Your child is smart, but does he or she believe it?

"Smart" is a power word. Children who believe they’re smart excel more in school and approach life with greater confidence. But children who don’t can struggle...