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Unfair: The New Science of Criminal Injustice
Unfair: The New Science of Criminal Injustice

Adam Benforado · Crown
Format: Hardcover

A law professor sounds an explosive alarm on the hidden unfairness of our legal system. —Kirkus Reviews, starred  A child is gunned down by a police officer an investigator ignores critical clues in a case an innocent man confesses to a crime he did not commit a jury acquits a killer....
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A Force for Good: The Dalai Lama's Vision for Our World
A Force for Good: The Dalai Lama's Vision for Our World

Daniel Goleman · Bantam
Pages: 272
Format: Hardcover

For more than half a century, in such books as The Art of Happiness and The Dalai Lama's Little Book of Inner Peace, the Dalai Lama has guided us along the path to compassion and taught us how to improve our inner lives. In A Force for Good, with the help of his longtime friend Daniel...
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F*ck Love: One Shrink's Sensible Advice for Finding a Lasting Relationship
F*ck Love: One Shrink's Sensible Advice for Finding a Lasting Relationship

Michael M D Bennett · Touchstone
Pages: 253
Format: Print book

From the brilliant New York Times bestselling authors of the "refreshingly blunt" (Harper's Bazaar) F*ck Feelings - this seriously irreverent roadmap reveals the essentials to look for when you're done being suckered by the promise of true love and want help seeking a real,...
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Junk: Digging Through America's Love Affair with Stuff
Junk: Digging Through America's Love Affair with Stuff

Alison Stewart · Chicago Review
Pages: 304
Format: Print book

Junk has become ubiquitous in America today. Who doesn't have a basement, attic, closet, or storage unit filled with stuff too good to throw away? Or, more accurately, stuff you think is too good to throw away. When journalist and author Alison Stewart was confronted with emptying her late...
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The Mind Club: Who Thinks, What Feels, and Why It Matters
The Mind Club: Who Thinks, What Feels, and Why It Matters

Daniel M Wegner · Viking, 2016.
Pages: 400
Format: Print book

From dogs to gods, the science of understanding mysterious minds - including your own. Nothing seems more real than the minds of other people. When you consider what your boss is thinking or whether your spouse is happy, you are admitting them into the "mind club." It's easy...
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Find the Good: Unexpected Life Lessons from a Small-Town Obituary Writer
Find the Good: Unexpected Life Lessons from a Small-Town Obituary Writer

Heather Lende · Algonquin Books
Format: Hardcover

As the obituary writer in a spectacularly beautiful but often dangerous spit of land in Alaska, Heather Lende knows something about last words and lives well lived. Now she's distilled what she's learned about how to live a more exhilarating and meaningful life into three words:...
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A.D.H.D. Nation: Children, Doctors, Big Pharma, and the Making of an American Epidemic
A.D.H.D. Nation: Children, Doctors, Big Pharma, and the Making of an American Epidemic

Alan Schwarz · Scribner
Pages: 352
Format: Print book

The groundbreaking and definitive account of the widespread misdiagnosis of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder - and how its unchecked growth over half a century has made ADHD one of the most controversial conditions in medicine, with serious effects on children, adults, and society.More...
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A Psychiatrist's Guide to Successful Retirement and Aging: Coping with Change
A Psychiatrist's Guide to Successful Retirement and Aging: Coping with Change

H Michael Zal · Lexington Books
Pages: 276
Format: Print book

As the baby boomer generation becomes senior citizens and starts to flood into the last stage of life, a new definition and new expectations of retirement and aging are evolving. This is not your father's way of being an older adult. People today tend not to retire in a traditional...
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Living Mindfully: At Home, at Work, and in the World
Living Mindfully: At Home, at Work, and in the World

Deborah Schoeberlein David · Wisdom
Pages: 192
Format: Print book

Learn to live a life that's good--for yourself and for the world.Like a wise friend or kind teacher, Deborah Schoeberlein David--educator, meditator, and mother--walks you through a complete, easy-to-follow curriculum of mindfulness practice. Beginning with the very basics of noticing...
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The Irresistible Introvert: Harness the Power of Quiet Charisma in a Loud World
The Irresistible Introvert: Harness the Power of Quiet Charisma in a Loud World

Michaela Chung · Skyhorse Publishing
Pages: 208
Format: Print book

Learn the tools to shed your mask of extroversion, develop your own magnetism, and reveal the true you.One third to one half of Americans are introverts in a culture that celebrates - even enforces - an ideal of extroversion and a cult of personality. Political leaders are charismatic,...
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Bouncing forward : transforming bad breaks into breakthroughs
Bouncing forward : transforming bad breaks into breakthroughs

Michaela Haas · Enliven Books, Atria 2015.
Pages: 385
Format: Print book

"The first book of its kind in the new science of posttraumatic growth: A cutting-edge look at how trauma survivors find healing and new resilience,"--Amazon.com.
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Controlling Your Drinking, Second Edition: Tools to Make Moderation Work for You
Controlling Your Drinking, Second Edition: Tools to Make Moderation Work for You

William R. Miller Phd · The Guilford Press; Second Edition edition
Pages: 290
Format: Paperback

Interested in cutting down on your drinking without giving it up altogether? This encouraging, science-based book can help make that goal a reality. Distinguished clinician-researchers William R. Miller and Ricardo F. Muñoz have spent more than 40 years studying whether moderation...
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Listening to Killers: Lessons Learned from My Twenty Years as a Psychological Expert Witness in Murder Cases
Listening to Killers: Lessons Learned from My Twenty Years as a Psychological Expert Witness in Murder Cases

James Garbarino · University of California Press
Format: Print book

Listening to Killers offers an inside look at twenty years worth of murder files from Dr. James Garbarino, a leading expert psychological witness who listens to killers so that he can testify in court. The author offers detailed accounts of how killers travel a path that leads from childhood...
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Organize Your Emotions, Optimize Your Life: Decode Your Emotional DNA-and Thrive
Organize Your Emotions, Optimize Your Life: Decode Your Emotional DNA-and Thrive

Margaret Moore MBA · William Morrow
Pages: 272
Format: Print book

From a top wellness coach and a Harvard Medical School professor, comes this revolutionary book that will show you how to identify and decode your nine most basic emotional needs - and coach yourself to a calmer, healthier, and happier life.The more you thrive, the better your brain functions,...
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Good Thinking: What You Need to Know to be Smarter, Safer, Wealthier, and Wiser
Good Thinking: What You Need to Know to be Smarter, Safer, Wealthier, and Wiser

Guy P. Harrison · Prometheus Books
Pages: 288
Format: Paperback

Critical-thinking skills are essential for life in the 21st century. In this follow-up to his introductory guide Think, and continuing his trademark of hopeful skepticism, Guy Harrison demonstrates in a detailed fashion how to sort through bad ideas, unfounded claims, and bogus information...
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