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Body Language : How to Read Others' Thoughts by Their Gestures [used book]

By: Allan Pease

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Australia, Pease Training International: 1998

Seller ID: 095936580X

ISBN: 095936580X

Condition: Good


How To Read Others' Thoughts By Their Gestures. What people say is often very different from what they think or feel; but how do you tell? The answer lies in the study of body language. A person's gestures are very accurate indicators of his or her attitudes, thoughts, desires or emotions. 'Body Language' examines aspects of non-verbal communication in a wide variety of everyday contexts. It discusses techniques that show you how to interpret gestures correctly and thus to read the underlying thoughts or emotions. This book shows how to: - tell if your opponent is lying - get co-op... View more info

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Blame Changer: Understanding Domestic Violence

By: Carmel O'Brien

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Australia, Threekookaburras: 2016

Seller ID: A1374

ISBN: 0992539463

Condition: New


Blame Changer by psychologist Carmel O'Brien, former head of Clinical Services at Victoria's Doncare, provides straight forward answers to common questions and aims to debunk pervasive myths around what Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull last year called "one of Australia's greatest shames" domestic violence. But Blame Changer is much more than the definitive rebuttal of some of society's most damaging, ill-informed and pervasive attitudes about domestic violence. It sounds a clarion call for a change in the way we talk - at the dinner table, on social media and in national conversation at the hi... View more info

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Categorization in Social Psychology [used book]

By: Craig McGarty

Price: $35.00

Publisher: USA, Sage Publications: 1999

Seller ID: A1272

ISBN: 0761959548

Condition: Good


Categorization in Social Psychology offers a major new introduction to the study of categorization, looking especially at links between categorization in cognitive and social psychology.In a highly readable and accessible style, the author covers all the main approaches to categorization in social psychology that a student might come across, including: biased stimulus processing, construct activiation, self-categorization, explanation-based, social judgeability and assimilation//contrast approaches. It is a wide-ranging and up-to-date treatment of concepts from cognitive as well as social psyc... View more info

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Social Psychology For Dummies

By: Daniel Richardson

Price: $35.95

Publisher: Australia, John Wiley & Sons Ltd: 2014

Seller ID: 000667

ISBN: 1118770544

Condition: New


Written for psychology students, Social Psychology For Dummies is an accessible and entertaining introduction to the field. Social Psychology For Dummies follows a typical university course, which makes it the perfect reference if you're in need of a clear (and enjoyable) overview of the topic. Whether you plan is to get ahead of the game or make up for lost time, we have you covered. Online accessible review questions for each chapter are available to consolidate learning. View more info

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Wrapping Culture: Politeness, Presentation and Power in Japan and Other Societies [used book][hard to get]

By: Joy Hendry

Price: $30.00

Publisher: UK, Oxford University Press: 1995

Seller ID: 003237

ISBN: 0198280289

Condition: Good


Wrapping Culture examines problems of intercultural communication and the possibilities for misinterpretation of the familiar in an unfamiliar context. Starting with an examination of Japanese gift-wrapping, Joy Hendry demonstrates how our expectations are often influenced by cultural factors which may blind us to an appreciation of underlying intent. She extends this approach to the study of polite language as the wrapping of thoughts and intentions, garments as body wrappings, constructions and gardens as wrapping of space. Hendry shows how this extends even to the ways in which people may b... View more info

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Nonviolent Communication 3rd Edition Life-Changing Tools for Healthy Relationships

By: Marshall B. Rosenberg

Price: $39.95

Publisher: USA, Puddledancer Press: 2015

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: A1344

ISBN: 189200528X

Condition: New


The latest edition of the communication guide that has sold more than 1,000,000 copies An enlightening look at how peaceful communication can create compassionate connections with family, friends, and other acquaintances, this international bestseller uses stories, examples, and sample dialogues to provide solutions to communication problems both at home and in the workplace. Guidance is provided on identifying and articulating feelings and needs, expressing anger fully, and exploring the power of empathy in order to speak honestly without creating hostility, break patterns of thinking that le... View more info

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Driving with Demons : True Life Misadventures of a Criminal Psychologist [used book]

By: Tim Watson-Munro

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Australia, MacMillan: 2017

Seller ID: 1760552666

ISBN: 1760552666

Condition: Good


The extraordinary memoir of a man who has spent his working life looking into the eyes of modern evil. As Australia's most distinguished criminal psychologist, 'Doc' Tim Watson-Munro has assessed over 30,000 'persons of interest' in some of the nation's most notorious court cases, including Hoddle Street gunman Julian Knight, corporate fraudster Alan Bond, Melbourne gangster Alphonse Gangitano and, in recent years, Australia's first terrorist convicts. But the frontline of psychology is no place for the faint-hearted. Tim's pioneering methods and proximity to evil made him front page new... View more info

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Disarming the Narcissist 2nd Edition Surviving and Thriving with the Self-Absorbed

By: Wendy T. Behary

Price: $33.95

Publisher: USA, New Harbinger: 2013

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: A1345

ISBN: 1608827607

Condition: New


Do you know someone who is overly arrogant, shows an extreme lack of empathy, or exhibits an inflated sense of entitlement? Do they exploit others, or engage in magical thinking? These are all traits of narcissistic personality disorder, and when it comes to dealing with narcissists, it can be difficult to get your point across. So how do you handle the narcissistic people in your life? You might interact with them in social or professional settings, and you might even love one—so ignoring them isn’t really a practical solution. They're frustrating, and maybe even intimidating, but ultimat... View more info