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 Psychology

In 2017, Ministry of Health figures showed that one in five New Zealanders sought help for a diagnosed mood or anxiety disorder, and these figures are growing. Headlands: New Stories of Anxiety tells the real, messy story behind these statistics - what anxiety feels... read more

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: 9781776561896
: Victoria University Press
: Victoria University Press
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: Naomi Arnold
: Paperback
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Headlands : New Stories of Anxiety
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The No.1 New York Times Bestseller 'Gripping and surprising ... Pollan makes losing your mind sound like the sanest thing a person could do' The New York Times Book Review Could psychedelic drugs change our worldview? One of America's most a... read more

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: 9780241366981
: Penguin Books, Limited
: Allen Lane
: 3.5 X 15.3
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: Michael Pollan
: Paperback
: 1
: 615.7/883
: 480
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How to Change Your Mind: The New Science of Psychedelics
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 Philosophy

Reading Level:4 Non Fiction

One of the world's greatest thinkers tells the heroic story of human progress - and why we neglect it at our peril.Is modernity really failing? Or have we failed to appreciate progress and the ideals that make it possible?If you... read more

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: 9780141979090
: Penguin Books, Limited
: Penguin Books, Limited
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: Steven Pinker
: Paperback
: 1
: English
: 303.44
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Enlightenment Now: The Case for Reason, Science, Humanism, and Progress
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In this groundbreaking book, the bestselling author of Parenting from the Inside Out and The Whole-Brain Child shows parents how to turn one of the most challenging developmental periods in their children's lives into one of the most rewardin... read more

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: 9781922070944
: Scribe Publications
: Scribe Publications
: 230mm X 152mm
: Australia
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: Daniel J. Siegel
: Paperback
: 314
: 155.5
: 336
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Brainstorm: The Power and Purpose of the Teenage Brain
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Category:

 Philosophy

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: 9781408893210
: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
: Bloomsbury Paperbacks
: 198mm X 129mm
: United Kingdom
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: Rutger Bregman
: Paperback
: 318
: English
: 909.83
: 336
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Utopia for Realists
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'This book touches on some deep questions relevant to us all... A fascinating, thoughtful, unflinching meditation on one of the most intriguing and curious aspects of the human condition.' - Dr Frank Tallis Why do people want to kill themselves?... read more

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: 9780857524522
: Transworld Publishers Limited
: Doubleday UK
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: Jesse Bering
: Paperback
: English
: 362.28
: 288
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A Very Human Ending: How Suicide Haunts Our Species
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Category:

 Psychology

Reading Level:Near Fine

The Case of the Missing Body is the true and unusual story of Lily, who has no sense of her body. She has struggled with the effects of this her whole life. Desperate to try anything to be normal, a nevertheless sceptical Lily agrees to begin work with her physiotherapi... read more

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: 9781877578311
: Otago University Press
: Otago University Press
: 230mm X 155mm
: New Zealand
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: Jenny Powell
: Paperback
: 1st Edition
: 362.4
: 100
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The Case of the Missing Body
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Living with autism challenges you to parent in a different way, opening your mind to new approaches to looking at a situation and developing resilience. People with autism have a unique way of looking at the world and inherent in this ‘difference’ are... read more

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: 9780473416577
: Dunford Jones
: Dunford Jones
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: Ali Beasley
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Emilia's Colours: The gift of autism
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Category:

 Psychology

Jan Pryor blends her personal experience of losing a child with her professional understanding of family dynamics and children's development. The clumsiness of consolation; the challenges of organising a funeral and what to do with Alexander's ashes; the isolatio... read more

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: 9781999702748
: Heddon Publishing
: Heddon Publishing
: 210mm X 140mm X 15mm
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: Jan Pryor; Katharine Smith (Editor); Catherine Clarke (Illustrator)
: Paperback
: 258
: 29 Illustrations; Illustrations, black and white
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After Alexander: The Legacy of a Son
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The Strange Order of Things is a pathbreaking investigation into homeostasis, the condition of that regulates human physiology within the range that makes possible not only the survival but also the flourishing of life. Antonio Dam... read more

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: 9780345807144
: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
: .688 Inches X 5.188 Inches X 8 Inches
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: Antonio Damasio
: Paperback
: English
: 336
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The Strange Order of Things - Life, Feeling, and the Making of Cultures
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Category:

 Philosophy

Travels with Epicurus- A Journey to a Greek Island in Search of an Authentic Old Ageis a humorous, uplifting meditation on finding the pleasures of old age, by the New York Times bestselling co-author of Plato and a Platypus Walk into a Bar. When philosopher, jokester and ... read more

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: 9781922147639
: Text Publishing Company
: Text Publishing Company
: 198mm X 128mm
: Australia
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: Daniel Klein
: Paperback
: 815
: English
: 187
: 192
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Travels with Epicurus
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What do we think about when we think about football? Football is about so many things: memory, history, place, social class, gender (especially masculinity, but increasingly femininity too), family identity, tribal identity, national identity, the na... read more

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: 9781781259221
: Profile Books Limited
: Profile Books Limited
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: Simon Critchley
: Paperback
: English
: 796.33401
: 208
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What We Think about When We Think about Football
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