Category:

 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

General Fields
: 9781776561896
: Victoria University Press
: Victoria University Press
Special Fields
: Naomi Arnold
: Paperback
: 152.460993
: 272
: books
Headlands : New Stories of Anxiety
$30.00(NZD) inc GST
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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

General Fields
: 9780241366981
: Penguin Books, Limited
: Allen Lane
: 3.5 X 15.3
Special Fields
: Michael Pollan
: Paperback
: 1
: 615.7/883
: 480
: books
How to Change Your Mind: The New Science of Psychedelics
$38.00(NZD) inc GST
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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
$30.00(NZD) inc GST
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Category:

 Food & Drink

There is no set formula to wellbeing. Our individual minds, moods, environments and circumstances all contribute to how we feel. In order to live well we musttake a holistic approach by exploring the connection between the body, mind and s... read more

General Fields
: 9780857834423
: Kyle Books
: Kyle Books
: 3 Centimeters X 20.9 Centimeters X 26.9 Centimeters
Special Fields
: Danielle Copperman; Dcop Ltd Staff
: Hardback
: English
: 641
: 336
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Well Being : Recipes and Rituals to Realign the Body and Mind
$45.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 1

Bestselling author Laurie Halse Anderson is known for the unflinching way she writes about, and advocates for, survivors of sexual assault.Now, inspired by her fans and enraged by how little in our culture has changed since her groundbre... read more

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: 9781925773682
: Text Publishing Company
: Text Publishing Company
: ---length:- '23.4'width:- '15.3'units:- Centimeters
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: Laurie Halse Anderson
: Paperback
: English
: 304
: books
Shout: The True Story of a Survivor Who Refused to Be Silenced
$30.00(NZD) inc GST
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Category:

 Philosophy

Series:Penguin Great Ideas Ser.

Throughout history, some books have changed the world. They have transformed the way we see ourselves - and each other. They have inspired debate, dissent, war and revolution. They have enlightened, outraged, provoked and comforted. They have enriched lives -... read more

General Fields
: 9780141023991
: Penguin Books, Limited
: Penguin Books, Limited
: 181mm X 111mm X 8mm
: United Kingdom
Special Fields
: Albert Camus
: Paperback
: 2005
: English
: 194
: 144
: books
Myth of Sisyphus (Penguin Great Ideas)
$13.00(NZD) inc GST
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While birds can chirp and monkeys can chatter, only humans possess the extraordinary power to tell stories and offer explanations, to explain and persuade, to baffle and bullshit that we call language. How come? Where did language come from? In t... read more

General Fields
: 9781869408633
: Auckland University Press
: Auckland University Press
: 228mm X 264mm
Special Fields
: Michael C. Corballis
: Paperback
: en
: 264
: D
: books
The Truth About Language: What it is and Where it Came From
$40.00(NZD) inc GST
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Category:

 Psychology

Writing is how I attempt to repair myself, stitching back former selves, sentences. When I am brave enough I am never brave enough I unravel the tapestry of my life, my childhood. -- from Book of Mutter
Composed over thirteen years, Kate Zambreno's Book of Mutter is a tender an... read more

“Writing is a way not to remember but to forget,” suggests Kate Zembrano in this book concerning both her grieving for her mother and her struggle to be free of her mother, who in some ways became more dominating after her death than she was when alive. “Or if not to forget, to attem... read more

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: 9781584351962
: Semiotexte/Smart Art
: Semiotexte/Smart Art
: 20.30 cmmm X 13.70 cmmm X 1.30 cmmm
Special Fields
: Kate Zambreno
: en
: 216
: books
Book of Mutter
$42.00(NZD) inc GST
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Category:

 Philosophy

Series:Pelican Bks.

What is reality, really? Are humans more special or important than the non-human objects we perceive? How does this change the way we understand the world? We humans tend to believe that things are only real in as much as we perceive them, an idea... read more

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: 9780241269152
: Penguin Books, Limited
: Penguin Books, Limited
: 181mm X 111mm
Special Fields
: Graham Harman
: Paperback
: 1
: English
: 111
: 336
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Object-oriented Ontology : A New Theory of Everything
$24.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 1

Category:

 Psychology

Taking their cue from the work of Charles Johns, who has argued that, far from being an ailment, neurosis is in fact the dominant condition of our society today, an array of thinkers have gathered in The Neurotic Turn to address the question: what can 'neurosis' tell us about our ... read more

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: 9781910924655
: Watkins Media
: Repeater Books
: 19.70 cmmm X 12.40 cmmm
: United Kingdom
Special Fields
: Charles Johns
: Paperback
: en
: 300
: books
The Neurotic Turn
$23.00(NZD) inc GST
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Reason, we are told, is what makes us human, the source of our knowledge and wisdom. If reason is so useful, why didn't it also evolve in other animals? If reason is that reliable, why do we produce so much thoroughly reasoned nonsense? In th... read more

General Fields
: 9780241957851
: Penguin Books Ltd
: Penguin Books Ltd
: 198mm X 129mm
: United Kingdom
Special Fields
: Dan Sperber
: Paperback
: 1
: English
: 121.3
: 416
: books
The Enigma of Reason: A New Theory of Human Understanding
$28.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 1

'This moving account of the life [Rowlands] lived with an adopted wolf will be recognized as a seminal work of philosophy that forces us to re-evaluate our view of the human animal' John Gray, author of Straw DogsThis fa... read more

General Fields
: 9781783784578
: Granta Books
: Granta Books
: 198mm X 129mm X 15mm
: United Kingdom
Special Fields
: Mark Rowlands
: Paperback
: 2
: English
: 128
: 256
: books
The Philosopher and the Wolf : Lessons from the Wild on Love, Death and Happiness
$25.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 1