Category: Psychology


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Art and Psychoanalysis

By: ADAMS, Laurie Schneider

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boulder, Colorado, U.S.A., Westview Press, 1998

Edition: Third Printing

ICON editions. Art and psychoanalysis ' a fascinating work in the field of art history'. xiv, 366 p. : ill. ; 23 cm. A 'mint copy' - bright, fresh, unmarked and with no spine creasing. 'As new'. Weight, 614g. View more info

Glory and Terror: Seven Deaths Under the French Revolution

By: BAECQUE, Antoine De; MANDELL, Charlotte

Price: $140.00

Publisher: Florence, Kentucky, U.S.A., Routledge, 2001

Edition: First Edition, First Printing in English

The book illustrates how certain corpses became highly charged political symbols during the course of the French Revolution. Arguing that the key moments of the Revolution were "dialogues with the dead," this study dramatically evokes the passions inflamed by seven famous corpses. Translated from the French. 243 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. Brught, fresh, unmarked copy. Unclipped dustjacket, in brodart, is similar. About 'as new'. Weight, 562g. View more info

They Used to Call Me Snow White... but I Drifted : Women's Strategic Use of Humor

By: BARRECA, Regina

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Toronto, ON, Canada, Penguin Group (Canada) Incorporated, 1992

Edition: First Penguin Printing

A look at gender, sex and the power involved in humor. xiii, 223 p. ; 20 cm. Bright, clean and unmarked, almost 'as new'. Weight, 172g. View more info

The Invisible Drama: Women and the Anxiety of Change

By: BECKER, Carol

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Golden, Colorado, U.S.A., Fulcrum Pub, 1990

Edition: First Trade Paper Edition

'A modern classic that explores contemporary dilemmas stemming from the age-old definitions of femininity'. 202pp. right, clean, unmarked copy. Tight, square binding with no creasing to spine. Weight, 310g. View more info

Emotional Alchemy: How the Mind Can Heal the Heart


Price: $9.50

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Harmony Books, New York, 1997, 2001

Edition: First Printing

Blends traditional Buddhist teachings with psychology and cognitive neurology into a practical program designed to help conquer self-defeating impulses and negative emotional patterns. Foreword by the Dailai Lama. x, 341 p. ; 25 cm. Bright, clean unmarked copy with a sound, tight binding. Nearly similar, unclipped dustjacket. Slight curl to top edge of front panel with a 1/4" nick. Weight, 640g. View more info

Saint/Oedipus: psychocritical approaches to Flaubert's Art

By: BERG, William - and Others

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Ithaca, New York, U.S.A., Cornell Univ Press, 1982

Edition: First Edition

By William J. Berg, Michel Grimaud, and George Moskos ; with an essay by Jean-Paul Sartre and a new translation of Flaubert's Saint Julian by Michel Grimaud. Contents: Part 1.- essays ; part 2.- the legend of Saint Julian the Hospitaler ; part 3.- a reader's guide to psychoanalysis. 305 p. : ill. ; 23 cm. Bright, fresh, unmarked copy with a similar, unclipped dustjacket in a brodart. About 'as new'. Weight, 532g. View more info

Freud's Contribution to Psychiatry

By: BRILL, A. A.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, W. W. Norton & Co., 1944

Edition: First Edition

An evaluation of the development pf psychoanalysis by the author, an intimate of Sigmund Freud and his first English translator. 244pp. Clean interior. Previous owner's ink signature to ffep otherwise unmarked. Tight, square binding. No significant wear to cloth. Dustjacket, though complete, is extremely taty - creasing, edge wear, internal taping, etc. Weight, 390g. View more info

The Myth of Women's Masochism

By: CAPLAN, Paula J.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: New York, E. P. Dutton, 1985

Edition: Third Printing

Book seeks to liberate women from the myth of 'masochism'. 280pp. Bright, fresh copy. View more info

The Psychology of Genius: The Reasons Why Certain People Have the Faculty for Original, Brilliant and Creative Work

By: CARRINGTON, Hereward

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Girard, KS, Haldeman-Julius Publications, 1947

Edition: Not Stated: Presumed First

Brief treatise on Genius. No. B634 in the Haldeman-Julius system. 32pp. Clean sound copy. Pages browning as usual. Otherwise, clean and unmarked. Tight, stapled binding. Rear wrapper has one, tiny edge nick and a very tiny corner-tip crease. Otherwise, near new. View more info

Contemporary Perspectives on Masculinity: Men, Women, and Politics in Modern Society


Price: $9.00

Publisher: Boulder, Colorado, U.S.A., Westview Press, 1990

Edition: First Trade Paper Printing

Contemporary views on masculinity. 182pp. Bright, clean interior. Tight, square binding, no creasing to spine. Slight soiling to wrappers. Weight, 310g. View more info

Nervous Disorders and Hysteria: Disease or Character Defect?

By: DETMAR, Bernhard

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Thorsons Publishers Ltd., 1954

Edition: Second Impression

Treatment of disease, in particular nervous disorders, by hydrotherapy and natural methods. Translated from the German. 118pp. Bright, clean interior. Unmarked. Tight, square binding. Very slight wear to green cloth. Unclipped dustjacket has edge wear, small chips and an internally repaired separation along front crease of spine. Weight, 210g. View more info

Suicide: A Study in Sociology


Price: $8.50

Publisher: New York, The Free Press, 1966

Edition: First Free Pree PB Edition

Translated by John A. Spaulding and George Simpson. 405pp. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Tight, square bidning. Light creasing to spine. Red, plasticized wrappers with white titles etc. Weight, 450g. View more info

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Emotional Freedom: Techniques for Dealing With Emotional and Physical Distress

By: FLINT, Garry A.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Vernon, British Columbia, Canada, NeoSolTerric Enterprises, 2003

Edition: Second Printing [Revised Edition]

Emotional freedom : techniques for dealing with emotional and physical distress. Based on Emotional Freedom Techniques developed by Gary Craig and Adrienne Fowlie. xiii, 101 p. : ill. ; 23 cm. A bright, fresh, unmarked copy exactly 'as new'. Weight, View more info

Le Cinema Du Bonheur

By: FONTAGER, Claude De

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Lachine, PQ, Editions de la Pleine Lune, 2000

Edition: First Trade Paperback Edition

French language text. 248pp. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Tight, square binding, no creases to spine. About 'as new'. Weight, 330g. View more info

The Secret Language of Symbols: A Visual Key to Symbols Their Meanings

By: FONTANA, David

Price: $9.95

Publisher: U.S.A., Chronicle Books, 1994

Edition: American Edition, Third Printing

Explores the web of culture, history, and psychology behind symbols and symbol systems. 192 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm. Bright, clean interior, unmarked. Tight, square binding, no spine creases. A little light surface rubbing to the exterior wrappers. Weight, 690g. View more info