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 (editor)
: Paperback
: 152.460993
: 272
: books
Headlands : New Stories of Anxiety
$30.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 13

Category:

 Psychology

Reading Level:4 Non Fiction

From the bestselling author of Gratitude and On the Move, a final volume of essays that showcase Sacks's broad range of interests - from his passion for ferns, swimming, and horsetails, to his final case histories exploring schizophrenia, dement... read more

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: 9781509821792
: Pan Macmillan
: Pan Books
: ---length:- '23.4'width:- '15.3'units:- Centimeters
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: Oliver Sacks
: Hardback
: 1905
: English
: 616.80092
: 320
: books
Everything in Its Place: First Loves and Last Tales
$40.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 3

Category:

 Psychology

'I have come to think of all the metal in my body as artificial stars, glistening beneath the skin, a constellation of old and new metal. A map, a tracing of connections and a guide to looking at things from different angles.' How do you tell the story of life t... read more

Sinéad Gleeson has changed the Irish literary landscape, through her advocacy for the female voice. In Constellations, we finally hear her own voice, and it comes from the blood and bones of her body’s history. Sinéad Gleeson is an absolute force: if you want to... read more

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: 9781509892754
: Pan Macmillan
: Picador
: ---length:- '23.4'width:- '15.3'units:- Centimeters
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: Sinéad Gleeson
: Paperback
: English
: 304
: books
Constellations - Reflections from Life
$38.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 2

Category:

 Philosophy

We live in a time of unprecedented upheaval, when technology and so-called progress have made us richer but more uncertain than ever before. We have questions about the future, society, work, happiness, family and money, and yet no political party is providing us with the ans... read more

General Fields
: 9781408893210
: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
: Bloomsbury Paperbacks
: 198mm X 129mm
Special Fields
: Rutger Bregman
: Paperback
: 318
: English
: 909.83
: 336
: books
Utopia for Realists
$22.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 2

In 2003, Rachel Cusk published A Life's Work, her provocative and startlingly funny memoir of the cataclysm of motherhood, and launched debates that continue to this day. Now, in her most relevant work yet, Cusk offers an intimate exploration of divorce and i... read more

“All my memories are being taken away. Nothing belongs to me any more. I have become an exile from my own history. I no longer have a life. It’s an afterlife; it’s all aftermath.” Does Rachel Cusk’s Aftermath, published in 2012 on the brink of the three years... read more

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: 9780571351640
: Faber & Faber, Limited
: Faber & Faber, Limited
: ---length:- '7.795'width:- '5.079'units:- Inches
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: Rachel Cusk
: Paperback
: 823/.914 B
: 160
: books
Aftermath - On Marriage and Separation
$25.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 2

Category:

 Psychology

Series:Empower Ser.

Dealing with Depression offers a simple, easy to follow, non-judgmental and, above all, effective exploration of depression and how to manage it. A range of strategies is outlined, including the physiological fundamentals of sleep, healthy diet and exercise as well as ideas ... read more

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: 9781925335934
: Empower Leaders Publishing Ltd
: Empower Leaders Publishing Ltd
: ---length:- '7.795'width:- '5.079'units:- Inches
Special Fields
: Jan Marsh
: Paperback
: English
: 192
: books
Dealing With Depression
$20.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 2

Category:

 Philosophy

Series:Object Lessons Ser.

Object Lessons is a series of short, beautifully designed books about the hidden lives of ordinary things. Fetishized, demonized, celebrated, and outlawed, the high heel is central to the iconography of modern womanhood. But are high heels good? Are they feminist? What does it mean for a ... read more

General Fields
: 9781501325991
: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
: Bloomsbury Academic
: --- length: - '6.5' width: - '4.75' units: - Inches
Special Fields
: Summer Brennan; Christopher Schaberg (Contribution by); Ian Bogost (Contribution by)
: Paperback
: English
: 391.413082
: 176
: books
High Heel
$22.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 1

The story of Emma and Carl Jung's highly unconventional marriage, their relationship with Freud, and their part in the early years of Psychoanalysis. Emma Jung was clever, ambitious and immensely wealthy, one of the ric... read more

General Fields
: 9780007510689
: HarperCollins Publishers
: William Collins
: 198mm X 129mm
: United Kingdom
Special Fields
: Catrine Clay
: Paperback
: 1117
: English
: FIC
: 416
: books
Labyrinths: Emma Jung, Her Marriage to Carl, and the Early Years of Psychoanalysis
$28.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 1

What makes one of the most gifted, charismatic and successful young literary agents in New York fall into full-blown crack-addiction: a collapse that would cost him his business, his home, many of his friends and - very nearly - his life? In his ... read more

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: 9781784708191
: Random House
: arrow
: ---length:- '19.8'width:- '12.9'units:- Centimeters
Special Fields
: Bill Clegg
: Paperback
: English
: 362.298092
: 400
: books
Portrait of an Addict As a Young Man and Ninety Days
$30.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 1

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
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
Available Stock: 1

Category:

 Philosophy

Series:Object Lessons Ser.

Object Lessons is a series of short, beautifully designed books about the hidden lives of ordinary things. A 3-year-old asks her physician father about his job, and his inability to provide a succinct and accurate answer inspires a critical look at the profession of modern medicine. In sorti... read more

General Fields
: 9781501338175
: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
: Bloomsbury Academic
: --- length: - '6.5' width: - '4.75' units: - Inches
Special Fields
: Andrew Bomback; Christopher Schaberg (Contribution by); Ian Bogost (Contribution by)
: Paperback
: English
: 610.695
: 160
: books
Doctor
$22.00(NZD) inc GST
Available Stock: 1