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Systemic Constellations

by Damian Janus & Barbara Gąstoł

In Systemic Constellations: Theory, Practice, and Applications, Damian Janus examines systemic constellations, a breakthrough method of psychotherapy, coaching, and consulting developed by Bert Hellinger. Janus...

Reading Our Minds

by Daniel Barron

What is Psychiatry and How Can We Improve It?

In the last hundred years, most of the medical sciences have progressed in immense and unforeseeable ways?except for psychiatry, which has somehow remained immune...

The Science and Art of Interviewing

by Kathleen Gerson & Sarah Damaske

Qualitative interviewing is among the most widely used methods in the social sciences, but it is arguably the least understood. In The Science and Art of Interviewing, Kathleen Gerson and Sarah Damaske offer...

The Best Is yet to Be

by Paul F. McCleary

One of the most important questions in selecting a retirement community is: Will I be happy here? Can I make friends easily here? One's sense of personal comfort is as important as costs and attractive environment....

Statistics for the Terrified Criminologist

by John H. Kranzler & Marissa P. Levy

Statistics for the Terrified Criminologist is a user-friendly introduction to elementary statistics, intended primarily for the reluctant, math-anxious/avoidant criminology student. Written in a personal and...

Qualitative Research and Complex Teams

by Judith Davidson

Most qualitative researchers work on teams at some point. Qualitative Research and Complex Teams charts new methodological territory by providing hands-on help for qualitative researchers working on team projects....

Advances in Comparative Survey Methods

by Timothy P. Johnson, Beth-Ellen Pennell, Ineke A. L. Stoop & Brita Dorer

Covers the latest methodologies and research on international comparative surveys with contributions from noted experts in the field 

Advances in Comparative Survey Methodology examines the most recent advances...

The Talk Therapy Revolution

by Peter D. Ladd

The Talk Therapy Revolution: Neuroscience, Phenomenology and Mental Health, uses phenomenology and neuroscience to describe experiential counseling themes such as intuition, attunement, emotional regulation,...

Touch in the Helping Professions

by Martin Rovers, Judith Malette & Manal Guirguis-Younger

Touch may well be one of the least understood or talked about subjects in the helping professions. A discussion on the importance and ethics of positive, caring, and appropriate touch in professions such as...

The Psychology Student Writer's Manual and Reader's Guide

by Jill M. Scott, Gregory M. Scott & Stephen M. Garrison

The Psychology Student Writer's Manual 3/E is a practical guide to research, reading, and writing in the discipline.

Ideal as either a companion or stand-alone text for any psychology course that requires students...

The Philosophy of Quantitative Methods

by Brian D. Haig

The Philosophy of Quantitative Methods focuses on the conceptual foundations of research methods within the behavioral sciences. In particular, it undertakes a close philosophical examination of a variety of...

Evaluating Qualitative Research

by Jeasik Cho

Qualitative researchers read journal articles, serve on masters' and doctoral committees, make careful decisions on whether conference proposals, manuscripts, or large-scale grant applications should be accepted...

Philosophies of Qualitative Research

by Svend Brinkmann

In Philosophies of Qualitative Research, Svend Brinkmann explores the different philosophical paradigms and ideas that influence qualitative research today. Adopting a historical perspective, the book shows...


by Amy E. West, Sally M. Weinstein & Mani N. Pavuluri

Bipolar spectrum disorders are characterized by severe mood dysregulation, rage, irritability, and depression, along with low self-esteem and interpersonal struggles. Children with bipolar symptoms also tend...

A Guide to Writing for Human Service Professionals

by Morley D. Glicken

Straightforward and concise, the second edition of A Guide to Writing for Human Service Professionals offers students and professionals practical tools to improve their writing. In his animated and highly accessible...

Psychology and Formalisation

by Anita Williams

This book revisits psychology?s appropriation of natural scientific methods. The author argues that, in order to overcome ongoing methodological debates in psychology, it is necessary to confront the problem...

Total Survey Error in Practice

by Paul P. Biemer, Edith D. De Leeuw, Stephanie Eckman & Brad Edwards et al.

Featuring a timely presentation of total survey error (TSE), this edited volume introduces valuable tools for understanding and improving survey data quality in the context of evolving large-scale data sets...

Grounded Theory and Grounded Theorizing

Psychology Led Astray:

by Tomasz Witkowski

This book shows how scientific and psychotherapeutic practices change into worthless rituals called by the famous physicist, Richard Feynman, "cargo cult." It is a must-read for everybody who is interested in...

Virtuous Educational Research

by Julian Stern

This is a book of conversations with researchers working across Europe, the USA and Africa. It aims to illuminate the lived reality of educational research on a wide variety of topics, including family life...