Master key concepts. Answer challenging questions. Prepare forexams. Learn at your own pace. What are the two basic psychological dimensions of emotions? How doyou define abnormal behavior? Is extrasensory perception real? Whatis Viktor Frankl known for? With Psychology: A Self-Teaching Guide, you'll discover the answers to these questions and many more. Frank Bruno explains all the major psychological theories and termsin this book, covering perception, motivation, thinking, personality, sensation, intelligence, research methods, and muchmore. He presents the foundations of psychology and the biology ofbehavior; explores how children develop into adults and thepsychological factors that make us individuals; and examinesvarious mental disorders and the types of therapy used to treatthem. The step-by-step, Q&A format of Psychology makes it fullyaccessible, providing an easily understood, comprehensive overviewof the topic.
The Power of Positive Thinking is a self-help book by Norman Vincent Peale, originally published in 1952. It makes use of positive case histories and practical instructions to propose the method of positive thinking. Peale's work describes how to achieve a permanent and optimistic attitude through unending positive conscious thought, usually through affirmations or visualizations. Peale writes that such techniques will give the reader a higher satisfaction and quality of life. Though negatively reviewed by scholars and health experts, The Power of Positive Thinking became popular in public opinion when first published and continues in popularity today.
Containing exercises, checklists, worksheets, evaluation forms, and other materials, this workbook gives students additional assistance with all the major elements of effective speechmaking. Instructors teaching online classes have found it highly valuable, but it has become staple in many traditional classes as well.
For help is at hand in the form of The Ladies’ Book of Etiquette. Florence Hartley’s insightful etiquette guide was first published in 1860, and yet her witty and useful advice on behaving like a lady often still rings true down the ages. You don’t need to live in the nineteenth century to agree with Hartley that it is rude to finish someone else’s jokes. Whatever the situation, whether the reader would like to know how to be as ladylike as possible when seasick or the best colour schemes for bridesmaids’ dresses, this thorough and wide-ranging book will provide sensible and succinct guidance, as well as shed light into life in the nineteenth century. Did you know that apparently you could spot a lady who had laced her corset too tightly from the lack of circulation making her nose go red?
The Seat of the Soul has sold millions of copies around the globe and is a No 1 bestseller. This fully updated edition contains celebratory prefaces by Oprah Winfrey and Maya Angelou, a new Foreword by the author, as well as an extensive study guide to help readers find deeper meaning and fulfilment in their lives.
This manual explains Dominic O'Brien's system intended to help the reader remember names, faces, telephone numbers, pass exams, learn languages, win at Trivial Pursuit and clean up at the blackjack table. O'Brien is able to memorize the sequence of 36 shuffled packs of cards using his method.
Consistently we encounter the vulnerability, dangers, and enthusiastic introduction that characterize being helpless or to set out extraordinarily. In light of twelve years of spearheading research, Dr. Brené Brown disperses the social myth that helplessness is shortcoming and contends that it is, in truth, our most precise measure of strength. Dark colored clarifies how helplessness is both the center of troublesome feelings like dread, despondency, and dissatisfaction, and the origin of adoration, having a place, euphoria, compassion, advancement, and imagination. She expresses: "When we stop ourselves from weakness, we remove ourselves from the encounters that convey reason and significance to our lives." Brave Greatly isn't tied in with winning or losing.
The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck: A Counterintuitive Approach to Living a Good Life is the second book by blogger and author Mark Manson. It was published under the imprint of HarperOne, a division of HarperCollins Publishers, and was released on September 13, 2016.As of February 2018, over 2 million copies of the book had been sold.
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From the author- oFor the last two years, I've interviewed nearly two hundred world-class performers for my podcast,The Tim Ferriss Show. The guests range from super celebs (Jamie Foxx, Arnold Schwarzenegger, etc.) and athletes (icons of powerlifting, gymnastics, surfing, etc.) to legendary Special Operations commanders and black-market biochemists. For most of my guests, it's the first time they've agreed to a two-to-three-hour interview, and the show is on the cusp of passing 100 million downloads. oThis book contains the distilled tools, tactics, and 'inside baseball' you won't find anywhere else. It also includes new tips from past guests, and life lessons from new 'guests' you haven't met. oWhat makes the show different is a relentless focus on actionable details.
Fooled by Randomness: The Hidden Role of Chance in Life and in the Markets is a book by Nassim Nicholas Taleb that deals with the fallibility of human knowledge. An updated edition was released in the late 2000s with more material than the 2001 edition. The book is the first part of Taleb's multi-volume philosophical essay on uncertainty, titled the Incerto, which also includes The Black Swan (2007–2010), The Bed of Procrustes (2010–2016), Antifragile (2012), and Skin in the Game (2018).