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  • Fifty Years of Attachment Theoryby Sir Richard Bowlby; Pearl King

    Karnac Books 2004; US$ 15.95

    Also includes Recollections of Donald Winnicott and John Bowlby by Pearl King. This is the second volume in the series based on the annual Donald Winnicott Memorial Lecture. Sir Richard Bowlby looks at the personal and professional lives of Donald Winnicott and Dr John Bowlby, to give a fascinating insight into the worlds of these influential analysts. more...

  • On Having an Own Childby Karin Lesnik-Oberstein

    Karnac Books 2008; US$ 26.95

    This is the first book ever to consider in depth why people want children, and specifically why people want children produced by reproductive technologies (such as IVF, ICSI etc). As the book demonstrates, even books ostensibly devoted to the topic of why people want children and the reasons for using reproductive technologies tend to start with the... more...

  • Asian American and Pacific Islander Children and Mental Health [Two Volumes]by Frederick T. Leong; Linda Juang

    ABC-CLIO 2011; US$ 105.00

    There are some three million Asian American children under age 18 living in the United States today. Hailing from 29 subgroups that differ in language, religion, and customs, they can be one of the most challenging groups to research and understand. What factors put these children at risk? Conversely, what fuels those who persist and succeed? more...

  • The Handbook of Life-Span Developmentby Richard M. Lerner; Willis F. Overton

    Wiley 2010; US$ 165.00

    In the past fifty years, scholars of human development have been moving from studying change in humans within sharply defined periods, to seeing many more of these phenomenon as more profitably studied over time and in relation to other processes.  The Handbook of Life-Span Development, Volume 1: Cognition, Biology, and Methods  presents... more...

  • Child Analysis Todayby Luis Rodriguez De La Sierra

    Karnac Books 2004; US$ 21.95

    Child and adolescent analysis still bears the divergent hallmarks of three significant figures: Anna Freud, Melanie Klein and Donald Winnicott. This volume from the Psychoanalytic Ideas series provides an insight into the differences between these three analysts and also portrays the state of child analysis today. more...

  • Donald Winnicott The Manby Joyce McDougall

    Karnac Books 2003; US$ 15.95

    This lecture is an annual event designed for a wide audience of professionals and others involved with children. These lectures focus upon a specific topic, arising from Winnicott's life and ideas, in terms of relevance for twenty-first century living. With a foreword by Brett Kahr and introduction by Jennifer Johns. more...

  • Descartes' Babyby Paul Bloom

    Random House 2011; US$ 13.36

    Why is a forgery worth so much less than an original work of art?What's so funny about someone slipping on a banana peel? Why, as Freud once asked, is a man willing to kiss a woman passionately, but not use her toothbrush? And how many times should you baptize a two-headed twin? Descartes' Baby answers such questions, questions we may have never... more...

  • Staring at the Sunby Irvin D. Yalom

    Little, Brown Book Group 2011; Not Available

    Over the past quarter century Irvin Yalom has established himself as the world's leading group psychotherapist. In STARING AT THE SUN, he explores how the knowledge of our own mortality affects the unconscious mind of every human being. Tackling the effect of mankind's fear of death - both conscious and unconscious - on life and how we might live it,... more...

  • The Age Heresyby Raymond Tony And Keene Buzan

    Ebury Publishing 2012; US$ 19.31

    It is widely assumed that as we grow older there is a gradual decline in the way we use our brains. This book draws on acclaimed and proven scientific evidence to put forward a sensational brand-new theory which explodes the myth and shows that, with the right sort of mental and physical exercise, you can actually significantly improve your brain... more...

  • Handbook of Life-Span Developmentby Karen L. Fingerman; Cynthia Berg; Jacqui Smith; Toni C. Antonucci

    Springer Publishing Company 2010; US$ 140.00

    The doubling of our average life span since the turn of the 20th century is considered by many scholars to be one of the most important changes in human existence. This definitive text is the only volume to fully address, through a multidisciplinary perspective, the biological, cognitive, and psychological development that occurs from infancy through... more...