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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
: books
Headlands : New Stories of Anxiety
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Part memoir, part history, part journalistic expos , Trip is a look at psychedelic drugs, literature, and alienation from one of the twenty-first century's most innovative novelists--The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test for a new generation. A Vintage Original.... read more

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: 9781101974513
: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
: Vintage
: .67 Inches X 5.2 Inches X 7.9 Inches
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: Tao Lin
: Paperback
: English
: 615.7/88
: 320
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Trip - Psychedelics, Alienation, and Change
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 Psychology

A single book can change your life. Already an enormous bestseller in Asia, with more than 3 million copies sold, The Courage to be Disliked demonstrates how to unlock the power within yourself to be the person you truly want to be. Using the theories of Alfred Adler, one... read more

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: 9781760630492
: Allen & Unwin
: Allen & Unwin
: 208mm X 153mm
: United Kingdom
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: Ichiro Kishimi; Fumitake Koga
: Paperback
: 617
: English
: 158.1
: 288
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The Courage to Be Disliked
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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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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
: 615.7/883
: 480
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How to Change Your Mind: The New Science of Psychedelics
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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
: books
Emilia's Colours: The gift of autism
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 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 award-winning New York Times bestseller that inspired BTS's K-pop song 'Magic Shop'. The day that 12-year-old James Doty walked in to his local magic shop is the day that changed his l... read more

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: 9781444786187
: Hodder & Stoughton
: Hodder & Stoughton Ltd
: 234mm X 153mm
: United Kingdom
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: James Doty
: Paperback
: 1
: en
: 158.1092
: 288
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Into the Magic Shop: A Neurosurgeon's Quest to Discover the Mysteries of the Brain and the Secrets of the Heart
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 Psychology

An irreverent and erudite essay on being stuck and its opposites, from the author of Pretentiousness: Why it Matters.In a world that demands faith in progress and growth, Limbo is a companion for the stuck, the isolated, delayed, stranded, and trapped. Fusing family memoir with a meditation o... read more

“Being in limbo is involuntary," writes Dan Fox in this discursive book on the importance of writer’s block to the creative process (so to call it). "It’s a state slipped into accidentally, or a condition into which you’ve been forced.” Joan Acocella, in her essay 'Blocked', points out that "... read more

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: 9781910695807
: Fitzcarraldo Editions
: Fitzcarraldo Editions
: ---length:- '7.7'width:- '5'units:- Inches
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: Dan Fox
: Paperback
: English
: 200
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Limbo
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AS SELECTED FOR THE ZOE BALL BOOKCLUB, A BOOK OF THE YEAR IN THE SUNDAY TIMES, THE TIMES, GUARDIAN, IRISH TIMES, OBSERVER, RED and THE TELEGRAPH. *SHORTLISTED FOR THE PEN ACKERLEY PRIZE FOR MEMOIR AND AUTOBIOGRAPHY 2018* I AM, I AM, I AM is a memoir with... read more

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: 9781472240767
: Headline Publishing Group
: Tinder Press
: ---length:- '19.8'width:- '12.9'units:- Centimeters
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: Maggie O'Farrell
: Paperback
: 1
: 823/.92
: 304
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I Am, I Am, I Am: Seventeen Brushes with Death
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Full of cheek and charm, these authentic acquaintance cards are how people broke the ice (and got lucky) around the turn of the century. Use them today (or tonight) to find love. Culled from the collection of Alan Mays, the internet's... read more

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: 9780451499233
: Random House USA Inc
: Crown Publications
: United States
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: Alan Mays
: Hardback
: 50
: books
May I See You Home?: 19th-Century Pickups for 21st-Century Suitors
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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
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: Charles Johns
: Paperback
: en
: 300
: books
The Neurotic Turn
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