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1 Appignanesi, Richard; Zarate, Oscar

Freud for Beginners
U.S.A.
Pantheon
1990
0679725091 / 9780679725091

Soft Cover
New





BRAND NEW UNREAD COPY- From the publisher:"Everything you need to know about neurosis, libido, ego, and id -- but somehow it slipped your mind. Freud for Beginners is a perfect introduction to the life and thought of the man whose discovery of psychoanalysis revolutionized our attitudes towards mental illness, religion, sex, and culture. This documentary cartoon book plunges us into the world of late-nineteenth-century Vienna in which Freud grew up. We explore his early background in science, his work as a therapist, his encounter with cocaine, and his theories on the unconscious, dreams, the Oedipus Complex, and sexuality. We meet his family, his friend and enemies, and his patients -- The Rat Man, Anna O., Little Hans -- and we get an insider's view as the psychoanalytic movement is launched. The zany art and probing text do an extraordinary job of simplifying Freud without trivializing him."
096758

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2 Ashbach, Charles

Process Phenomenological View of Object Relations Within Groups - Journal Article
Toronto
University of Toronto Press
1983


Soft Cover
Very Good





This is one scholarly article contained in a larger journal of 109 pages. Contains all the following works: Interview conducted by Phyllis Grosskurth with Doctor Clifford Scott - Early Object Relationships in the Light of Contemporary Scientific Research by JB Boulanger - Mutilated Internal Objects by M Weaver - On Primary Masochism by O Weininger and DJ Harris - A Psychoanalytic Approach to the Understanding of Suicide in Adolescence by M Caravais - Repairing the Mother : A new Look at Melanie Klein by GK Golden - Group Development An Object Relations Perspective, Object Relations Theory, Separation, Individualism, and Group Psychology and Process Phenomenoloicla View of Object Relations with Groups by Ashbach, Schermer
096799

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3 Ashbach, Charles ; Schemer, Victor

Group Development : An Object Relations Perspective - Journal Article
Toronto
University of Toronto Press
1983


Soft Cover
Very Good





This is one scholarly article contained in a larger journal of 109 pages. Contains all the following works: Interview conducted by Phyllis Grosskurth with Doctor Clifford Scott - Early Object Relationships in the Light of Contemporary Scientific Research by JB Boulanger - Mutilated Internal Objects by M Weaver - On Primary Masochism by O Weininger and DJ Harris - A Psychoanalytic Approach to the Understanding of Suicide in Adolescence by M Caravais - Repairing the Mother : A new Look at Melanie Klein by GK Golden - Group Development An Object Relations Perspective, Object Relations Theory, Separation, Individualism, and Group Psychology and Process Phenomenoloicla View of Object Relations with Groups by Ashbach, Schermer
096798

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4 Bachrach, Arthur

Psychological Research (Third Edition)
U. S. A.
Random House
1972
0394317068 / 9780394317069

Soft Cover
Fair to Good





Some edgewear and creasing of spine and covers,as well age toning, otherwise still a fair reading copy - 3rd edition
NS12302

Price: 3.91 USD
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5 Baker, Robert A.

They Call It Hypnosis
U.S.A.
Prometheus Books, Publishers
1990
0879755768 / 9780879755768
First Edition
Hard Cover
Very Good
As New




Appears ALMOST UNREAD! Just a touch of shelfwear otherwise a truly fine clean copy. From the publisher:"paints a clear picture of what hypnosis is and is not, what it can and cannot accomplish, and how it can be misused and abused. Baker describes its potential for preventing or arresting pain and outlines future directions for the role of suggestion in the clinic and the laboratory. This engrossing, factual book is a definitive study of hypnosis that illuminates this very unique aspect of creative human behavior."
097045

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6 Bean, Orson

me and the Orgone : The True Story of One Man's Sexual Awakening
USA
Fawcett
1972


Mass Market Paperback
Good





the story of the author's discovery of Orgonomy, the psychotherapy method developed by Reich, that centers around the concept of complete sexual fulfillment. Some edgewear and creasing of spine and covers, former owner's name inside cover, light age toning of pages, otherwise still a good solid reading copy
097130

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7 Beck, Aaron T.;Emery, Gary;Greenberg, Ruth L. Ph.D.

Anxiety Disorders and Phobias: A Cognitive Perspective
New York, New York, U.S.A.
Basic Books
1990
0465003850 / 9780465003853

Soft Cover
Very Good to Good





Very slight edgewear and faint creasing of spine and covers, otherwise a fine clean tight and bright copy
NS18064

Price: 8.99 USD
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8 Bem, Daryl J.

Beliefs Attitudes and Human Affairs
Belmont, California, U.S.A.
Wadsworth Pub Co
1970
081858906x / 9780818589065

Soft Cover
Good





Some edgewear and minor creasing of spine and covers, the cover has a 1'inch rip on the bottom left corner, and the interior contains faint age-toning, otherwise a good reference copy.
X03925

Price: 6.99 USD
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9 Bennett, M.D.

Workshops in Cognitive Processes
New York, New York, U.S.A.
Routledge Kegan & Paul
1982
0710009321 / 9780710009326

Soft Cover
Good





Some edgewear and creasing of spine and covers, otherwise still a good reading copy
NS3766

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10 Beukenkamp, Cornelius Jr.

Fortunate Strangers : An Experience in Group Psychotherapy
New York
Rinehart and Company
1955

First Edition
Hard Cover
Very Good
Fair to Good




Hardcover 1st edition. A clean sturdy copy with only minor shelfwear. Dust jacket is sunned and frayed along edges, but still present and protecting the book
097831

Price: 19.50 USD
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11 Bischoff, William Henry

The Ecstasy Drugs : LSD, Psilocybin, Mescaline : Psychic Distorters or Keys to a High perception of Reality
USA
CIrcle Press
1966

First Edition
Mass Market Paperback
Very Good





Minor edgewear and some rubbing of covers, interior fine if very slightly age toned. A fascinating early look at LSD and other hallucenogenic drugs. Chapter headings include: The Furor over Hallucinogens, History of Magic Plants, Peyote the Magic Cactus, Peyote and Mescaline Visions, The Flesh of God Magic Mushrooms, Psilocybin the Newest Vision Drug, Maddening Mushrooms, LSD the Most Powerful Hallucinogen, LSD and psychotherapy, The Negative Side of Psychedelic Drugs, LSD Mescaline and the Black Market, Addicted Society. Serious reporting, first hand accounts of trips and more.
069984

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12 Blatner, Adam

Acting-In; Practical Applications of Psychodramatic Methods
New York, New York, U.S.A.
Springer Pub Co
1973
0826114008 / 9780826114006

Soft Cover
Fair to Good



Illlustrated

Some edgewear and creasing of spine and covers,as well many pages have been underlined with notes, otherwise still a fair reading copy - From the publisher: "Psychodrama can be one of the most powerful tools used in psychotherapy. Charmingly illustrated with a wealth of case examples, this volume presents current training techniques and shows how to use them, whether as a complement to traditional verbal approaches, in individual or group therapy, in educational or community settings, or in many other contexts. Thoroughly updated and expanded, this third edition reviews the most recent developments in psychodrama theory, clarifies various new psychodramatic processes, and features extensive new references and an updated bibliography. In this volume, Dr. Blatner continues to provide the best practical primer of basic psychodramatic techniques."
NS19126

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13 Bolles, Edmund Blair

Remembering and Forgetting : Inquiries into the Nature of Memory
New York
Walker and Company
1988


Soft Cover
Very Good





Minor edgewear and creasing of spine otherwise a fine clean solid copy.
097006

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14 Boulanger, J B

Early Object Relationships in the Light of Contemporary Scientific Research - Journal Article
Toronto
University of Toronto Press
1983


Soft Cover
Very Good





This is one scholarly article contained in a larger journal of 109 pages. Contains all the following works: Interview conducted by Phyllis Grosskurth with Doctor Clifford Scott - Early Object Relationships in the Light of Contemporary Scientific Research by JB Boulanger - Mutilated Internal Objects by M Weaver - On Primary Masochism by O Weininger and DJ Harris - A Psychoanalytic Approach to the Understanding of Suicide in Adolescence by M Caravais - Repairing the Mother : A new Look at Melanie Klein by GK Golden - Group Development An Object Relations Perspective, Object Relations Theory, Separation, Individualism, and Group Psychology and Process Phenomenoloicla View of Object Relations with Groups by Ashbach, Schermer
096793

Price: 19.99 USD
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15 Bouveresse, Jacques

Wittgenstein Reads Freud
U.S.A.
Princeton University Press
1995
0691034257 / 9780691034256
First Edition
Hard Cover
Good
Good




Hardcover 1st edition. Some rippling and puffiness of page edges due to prior dampness - long since dried and everything is still perfectly readable. According to the publisher:"Did Freud present a scientific hypothesis about the unconscious, as he always maintained and as many of his disciples keep repeating? This question has long prompted debates concerning the legitimacy and usefulness of psychoanalysis, and it is of utmost importance to Lacanian analysts, whose main project has been to stress Freud's scientific grounding. Here Jacques Bouveresse, a noted authority on Ludwig Wittgenstein, contributes to the debate by turning to this Austrian-born philosopher and contemporary of Freud for a candid assessment of the early issues surrounding psychoanalysis. Wittgenstein, who himself had delivered a devastating critique of traditional philosophy, sympathetically pondered Freud's claim to have produced a scientific theory in proposing a new model of the human psyche. What Wittgenstein recognized--and what Bouveresse so eloquently stresses for today's reader--is that psychoanalysis does not aim to produce a change limited to the intellect but rather seeks to provoke an authentic change of human attitudes. The beauty behind the theory of the unconscious for Wittgenstein is that it breaks away from scientific, causal explanations to offer new forms of thinking and speaking, or rather, a new mythology. Offering a critical view of all the texts in which Wittgenstein mentions Freud, Bouveresse immerses us in the intellectual climate of Vienna in the early part of the twentieth century. Although we come to see why Wittgenstein did not view psychoanalysis as a science proper, we are nonetheless made to feel the philosopher's sense of wonder and respect for the cultural task Freud took on as he found new ways meaningfully to discuss human concerns. Intertwined in this story of Wittgenstein's grappling with the theory of the unconscious is the story of how he came to question the authority of science and of philosophy itself. While aiming primarily at the clarification of Wittgenstein's opinion of Freud, Bouveresse's book can be read as a challenge to the French psychoanalytic school of Lacan and as a provocative commentary on cultural authority."
095706

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16 Brenner, Charles

An Elementary Textbook of Psychoanalysis
New York
Doubleday
1957


Mass Market Paperback
Fair





Edgewear, former owners name on the inside front cover, highlighted areas by former owner, bumped corners, slight bend to the book, and age toning of the covers otherwise a fine tight copy.
C5977

Price: 9.99 USD
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17 Caravais, Mary

A Psychoanalytic Approach to the Understanding of Suicide in Adolescence - Journal Article
Toronto
University of Toronto Press
1983


Soft Cover
Very Good





This is one scholarly article contained in a larger journal of 109 pages. Contains all the following works: Interview conducted by Phyllis Grosskurth with Doctor Clifford Scott - Early Object Relationships in the Light of Contemporary Scientific Research by JB Boulanger - Mutilated Internal Objects by M Weaver - On Primary Masochism by O Weininger and DJ Harris - A Psychoanalytic Approach to the Understanding of Suicide in Adolescence by M Caravais - Repairing the Mother : A new Look at Melanie Klein by GK Golden - Group Development An Object Relations Perspective, Object Relations Theory, Separation, Individualism, and Group Psychology and Process Phenomenoloicla View of Object Relations with Groups by Ashbach, Schermer
096796

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18 Cattell, Raymond ; Warburton, Frank

objective Personality & Motivation Tests : a Theoretical Introduction and Practical Compendium
USA
University of Illinois Press
1967


Hard Cover
Very Good





687 pages, a HUGE hardcover in GREAT condition. Clean, solid, NO MARKING, just the faintest touch of shelfwear.
097708

Price: 30.00 USD
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19 Coles, Robert

Anna Freud: The Dream of Psychoanalysis
Reading, Massachusetts, U.S.A.
Perseus Books
1992
0201577070 / 9780201577075
First Edition
Hard Cover
Very Good
Very Good




Hardcover 1st edition - Some shelf and edgewear, otherwise a good clean solid copy. Dust jacket is in great condition
NS19589

Price: 7.99 USD
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20 Dally, Ann

Inventing Motherhood: The Consequences Of An Ideal
London
Burnett Books Ltd.
1982
0091472415 / 9780091472412

Soft Cover
Very Good





Some light edgewear and spine crease otherwise still a good solid copy
095601

Price: 7.99 USD
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