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The Cult of Trump: A Leading Cult Expert Explains How the President Uses Mind Control

Steven Hassan · Free Press
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

One of America's leading experts in cults and mind-control provides an eye-opening analysis of Trump and the indoctrination tactics he uses to build a fanatical devotion in his supporters.Over the past two years, Trump's behavior has become both more disturbing and yet increasingly...
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What Are Biblical Values?: What the Bible Says on Key Ethical Issues

John Collins · Yale University Press
Pages: 296
Format: Hardcover

An illuminating exploration of the Bible and many of our most contentious contemporary issues Many people today claim that their positions on various issues are grounded in biblical values, and they use scriptural passages to support their claims. But the Bible was written over the course...
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Stillness Is the Key

Ryan Holiday · Portfolio
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

Instant #1 New York Times Bestseller & Wall Street Journal BestsellerIn The Obstacle Is the Way and Ego Is the Enemy, bestselling author Ryan Holiday made ancient wisdom wildly popular with a new generation of leaders in sports, politics, and technology. In his new book, Stillness Is the Key,...
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The Great Pretender: The Undercover Mission That Changed Our Understanding of Madness

Susannah Cahalan · Grand Central Publishing
Pages: 400
Format: Hardcover

"One of America's most courageous young journalists" and the author of the #1 New York Times bestselling memoir Brain on Fire investigates the shocking mystery behind the dramatic experiment that revolutionized modern medicine (NPR) .Doctors have struggled for centuries...
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Widen the Window: Training Your Brain and Body to Thrive During Stress and Recover from Trauma

Elizabeth A. Stanley PhD · Avery
Pages: 496
Format: Hardcover

A pioneering researcher gives us a new understanding of stress and trauma, as well as the tools to heal and thriveStress is our internal response to an experience that our brain perceives as threatening or challenging. Trauma is our response to an experience in which we feel powerless or lacking...
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Running to Glory: An Unlikely Team, a Challenging Season, and Chasing the American Dream

Sam McManis · Lyons Press
Pages: 280
Format: Hardcover

The runners from Eisenhower High School have every justification to fail. They're from low income families, many of whom are migrant workers. With little time to devote to their passion, they give everything they have to their quest for the Washington State High School Cross Country...
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Are Men Animals?: How Modern Masculinity Sells Men Short

Matthew Gutmann · Basic Books
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

"Boys will be boys," the saying goes -- but what does that actually mean? A leading anthropologist investigatesWhy do men behave the way they do? Is it their male brains? Surging testosterone? From vulgar locker-room talk to mansplaining to sexual harassment, society is too quick...
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The Likeability Trap: How to Break Free and Succeed as You Are

Alicia Menendez · HarperBusiness
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

Be nice, but not too nice. Be successful, but not too successful. Just be likeable. Whatever that means?Women are stuck in an impossible bind. At work, strong women are criticized for being cold, and warm women are seen as pushovers. An award-winning journalist examines this fundamental...
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The History of Philosophy

Grayling, A. C. · Penguin Press
Pages: 704
Format: Hardcover

The first authoritative and accessible single-volume history of philosophy to cover both Western and Eastern traditions, from one of the world's most eminent thinkersThe story of philosophy is the story of who we are and why. An epic tale, spanning civilizations and continents, it explores...
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Self-Neglect and Hoarding: A Guide to Safeguarding and Support

Barnett, Deborah · Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Pages: 264
Format: Paperback

Self-neglect and hoarding is present in 1 of 5 social work cases in mental health and older people's services. These cases can be the most alarming and challenging on a social worker's caseload.A skilled, thorough risk assessment of the behaviours of self-neglect is needed in order...
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