The Leading eBooks Store Online

for Kindle Fire, Apple, Android, Nook, Kobo, PC, Mac, BlackBerry...

New to

Learn more
Browse our categories
  • Bestsellers - This Week
  • Foreign Language Study
  • Pets
  • Bestsellers - Last 6 months
  • Games
  • Philosophy
  • Archaeology
  • Gardening
  • Photography
  • Architecture
  • Graphic Books
  • Poetry
  • Art
  • Health & Fitness
  • Political Science
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • History
  • Psychology & Psychiatry
  • Body Mind & Spirit
  • House & Home
  • Reference
  • Business & Economics
  • Humor
  • Religion
  • Children's & Young Adult Fiction
  • Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Romance
  • Computers
  • Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Science
  • Crafts & Hobbies
  • Law
  • Science Fiction
  • Current Events
  • Literary Collections
  • Self-Help
  • Drama
  • Literary Criticism
  • Sex
  • Education
  • Literary Fiction
  • Social Science
  • The Environment
  • Mathematics
  • Sports & Recreation
  • Family & Relationships
  • Media
  • Study Aids
  • Fantasy
  • Medical
  • Technology
  • Fiction
  • Music
  • Transportation
  • Folklore & Mythology
  • Nature
  • Travel
  • Food and Wine
  • Performing Arts
  • True Crime
  • Foreign Language Books

  • On Hysteriaby Sabine Arnaud

    University of Chicago Press 2015; US$ 44.00

    These days, hysteria is known as a discredited diagnosis that was used to group and pathologize a wide range of conditions and behaviors in women. But for a long time, it was seen as a legitimate category of medical problem?and one that, originally, was applied to men as often as to women. In On Hysteria , Sabine Arnaud traces the creation and rise... more...

  • Plague Among the Magnoliasby Deanne Stephens Nuwer

    University of Alabama Press 2015; US$ 29.95

    Deanne Stephens Nuwer explores the social, political, racial, and economic consequences of the 1878 yellow fever epidemic in Mississippi. A mild winter, a long spring, and a torrid summer produced conditions favoring the Aedes aegypti and spread of fever. In late July New Orleans newspapers reported the epidemic and upriver officials established... more...

  • Uroscopy in Early Modern Europeby Mr Leonhard Unglaub; Prof Dr Michael Stolberg; Dr Andrew Cunningham; Professor Ole Peter Grell

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2015; US$ 119.95

    Uroscopy - the diagnosis of disease by visual examination of the urine - played a very prominent role in early modern medical practice and in the lives of ordinary people. Widely considered as the most reliable way to diagnose diseases and pregnancies it was taught at the best universities. Leading physicians prided themselves on their mastery in... more...

  • Pediatric Incontinenceby Israel Franco; Paul Austin; Stuart Bauer; Alexander von Gontard; Yves Homsy

    Wiley 2015; US$ 140.00

    Pediatric incontinence: evaluation and clinical management offers urologists practical, 'how-to' clinical guidance to what is a very common problem affecting up to 15% of children aged 6 years old. Introductory chapters cover the neurophysiology, psychological and genetic aspects, as well as the urodynamics of incontinence, before it moves on... more...

  • The Reality of Recovery in Personality Disorderby Heather Castillo

    Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2015; US$ 24.96

    Setting out an innovative, person-centred, community-based approach, this book presents new and better ways of supporting people through recovery from personality disorder, one of the most challenging diagnoses in the psychiatric arena. Documented experiences from The Haven Project prove the success of the project's method. more...

  • Nothing about us, without us!by Christine Bryden

    Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2015; US$ 26.95

    Advocating for dementia for 20 years, Christine Bryden has been instrumental in ensuring that people with dementia are included in discussions about the condition and how to manage and think about it. This collection of her hard-hitting and inspiring insider presentations demands 'nothing about us, without us!' and promotes self-advocacy and self-reflection.Provocative... more...

  • The CBT Art Activity Bookby Jennifer Guest

    Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2015; US$ 29.95

    Explore complex emotions and enhance self-awareness with these 100 ready-to-use creative activities. The intricate, attractive designs are illustrated in the popular zentangle style and are suitable for adults and young people, in individual or group work. The worksheets use cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) and art as therapy to address outcomes... more...

  • Life on the Autism Spectrum - A Guide for Girls and Womenby Karen McKibbin; Tony Attwood

    Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2015; US$ 19.95

    Why is Autism Spectrum Disorder so misunderstood in girls and women and why do so many go under the radar without the support that they need? This practical guide explains the unique issues that affect females with autism and provides tools and strategies that girls, women and their families can use in day-to-day life.Following the story of Alison,... more...

  • Qigong for Wellbeing in Dementia and Agingby Stephen Rath; LauRha Frankfort; The Natural Healing Research Foundation

    Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2015; US$ 24.95

    This book presents easy-to-follow Qigong exercises and key nutritional information that can help older people, who may be frail or have limited mobility, to improve and maintain their health and mobility, and to address symptoms associated with dementia. Accompanying illustrations and online videos will guide you through each exercise. more...

  • Extraordinary Conditionsby Janis H. Jenkins

    University of California Press 2015; US$ 29.95

    With a fine-tuned ethnographic sensibility, Janis H. Jenkins explores the lived experience of psychosis, trauma, and depression among people of diverse cultural orientations, revealing how mental illness engages fundamental human processes of self, desire, gender, identity, attachment, and interpretation. Extraordinary Conditions illuminates the... more...