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LIVING WITH DEMENTIA : A Guide for Veterans and Their Families
1 LIVING WITH DEMENTIA : A Guide for Veterans and Their Families
Woden, ACT, Australia Australian Government - Department of Veterans Affairs 2006 0642476810 / 9780642476814 First Edition Softcover Very Good + 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
62pp., colour photographic illustrations, Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean, Illustrated card wrapper undamaged. Written to assist those affected with dementia, their families and carers. Book weight approx. 255g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 16.92 AUD
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LIVING IS THE BEST OPTION: Young Women's Project Evaluation Of Youth Suicide Prevention Initiative. Final Report, (Staff Writers/Contributors)
2 (Staff Writers/Contributors) LIVING IS THE BEST OPTION: Young Women's Project Evaluation Of Youth Suicide Prevention Initiative. Final Report
Canberra, ACT, Australia Snap Printing, for Young Women's Project 1998 064236754X / 9780642367549 First Edition Softcover Very Good + 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
xii, + 89pp., plus 27. Tables throughout. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Printed card wrapper nominally bumped. A final report, compiled by members of the Reference Group and Management Committee, the subject of which affects us all. Contents include: Prelims., Summary, Intro., History and Service Description, Links between Homelessness and Suicide, Case Management Framework, Service User Pathways, ditto Profile, ditto Evaluation Data, Conclusions/Recommendations, Acronyms, Biblio., Appendices. Book weight approx. 380g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 15.98 AUD
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3 Addley, Ken [Edited by] OCCUPATIONAL STRESS: A Practical Approach
Jordan Hill, Oxford, Great Britain Butterworth-Heinemann 1997 0750629487 / 9780750629485 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
xiv, + 335pp., intext figures, tables and 'slides'. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Two discreet library stamps on several leaves, light stains on pastedowns, otherwise leaves clean. Illustrated gloss boards lightly bumped on foredge corners. With an impressive list of multi-disciplinary contributors, the book begins with a comprehensive introduction to the causes, recognition and effects of stress, before discussing prevention, coping and health considerations. It is reinforced with a sample stress policy, questionnaires, advice on holding stress seminars, and more. Contents include: Prelims., 8 chapters, Appendix 1: Questionnaires. Appendix 2: Overhead projector slides. Appendix 3: Useful addresses. Index. Book weight approx. 700g. 
Price: 43.24 AUD
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THE INTROVERT, Ainslie Meares M.D.
4 Ainslie Meares M.D. THE INTROVERT
Melbourne, VIC, Australia Hill of Content Publishing 1989 085572076x / 9780855720766 First Thus, 3rd Impression Softcover Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
ix, + 142pp. Book clean. Mildly canted spine firm. Several creases and a repaired tear on monochrome, author-illustrated card wrapper. Plain verso of same heavily tanned, as is lightly bumped textblock. "This story is not an account of the psycho-pathology of introversion, nor is it a guide to psychotherapy with introverts. It aims to give some account of the social adjustment of the individual of introvert personality. Many introverts require help by psychotherapy; but every introvert needs help with his social adjustments . . . " Contents include: Prelims., Introduction, 11 chapters, Glossary, Index. Book weight approx. 160g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 24.44 AUD
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INTRODUCTION TO FORENSIC PSYCHOLOGY : Issues And Controversies In Crime And Justice, Arrigo, Bruce A., and Shipley, Stacey L.
5 Arrigo, Bruce A., and Shipley, Stacey L. INTRODUCTION TO FORENSIC PSYCHOLOGY : Issues And Controversies In Crime And Justice
U.S.A. Elsevier Academic Press 2005 0120643510 / 9780120643516 Second Edition Hardcover Very Good + 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
xxvi, + 571pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Partially erased previous owner's name to ffep., else leaves clean and unmarked. Illustrated gloss boards negligibly scuffed only. " . . . a practice-based, and reader friendly assessment of the many topical and timely facets of this richly detailed and thoroughly interdisciplinary field. Divided into four principal sections, the authors canvass the most enduring and contentious issues impacting criminal forensics and the courts, civil forensics and the courts, policing and law enforcement, and corrections and prison practices . . . " Contents include: About the Authors, Preface for the First Edition, Preface for the Second Edition, 12 chapters over 4 'Parts', References, Index. Book weight approx. 1.1 KG. * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 1KG. Please email for quote. 
Price: 54.52 AUD
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MATTERS FOR MEN : How to Stay Healthy and Keep Life on Track, Ashfield, John
6 Ashfield, John MATTERS FOR MEN : How to Stay Healthy and Keep Life on Track
Norwood, South Australia Peacock Publications 2007 1921008482 / 9781921008481 First Edition Softcover Near Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
184pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper undamaged. Foreword by Michael Woods, Men's Health Resource and Information Centre, University of Western Sydney. Comprehensive, accurate and practical information regarding men's physical and mental health. Numerous chapters, plus Index. Book weight approx. 280g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 14.10 AUD
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7 Aun Weor, Samael A TREATISE OF REVOLUTIONARY PSYCHOLOGY
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Gnostic Editions 2000 0646147986 / 9780646147987 Third English Edition Softcover Very Good + 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
vi, + 115pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Art-illustrated, flapped card wrapper has minimal edgewear only. "Revolutionary Psychology, consciously prepared by Samael Aun Weor, contains the essence of his many works, and is an amalgamation of the fundamental principles of Gnostic Psychology. These principles are vital for the 'awakening of consciousness' . . . " Contents include: Preface, 32 chapters, Information. Samael Aun Weor (Victor Manuel Gomez Rodriguez), founder of the International Gnostic Movement, was born in Bogota, Republic of Columbia, in 1917, and died in 1977. Book weight approx. 150g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 26.32 AUD
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8 Bainy, Moses WHY DO WE LAUGH AND CRY?
West Ryde, N.S.W., Australia Sunlight Publications 1993 0646133187 / 9780646133188 First [Stated] Hardcover and Dustjacket Near Fine Near Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
160pp., intext b/w sketch-illustration and line drawn tables. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Art-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket nominally edgeworn only. "From the days of Plato and Aristotle thinkers have been trying to explain what it is that makes people laugh. Such intellectual giants as Cicero, Hobbes, Schopenhauer, Bergson, Freud, and many others have attempted to explain the phenomenon but no one has fully succeeded..." However, in this book, Moses Bainy demonstrates how he has broken the code for understanding the humour process, analyses scores of jokes as examples and demonstrates how any person can learn to do the same. Contents, in chaptered 'parts', include: Intro., On the trails of the pioneers, Nature of humour and tragedy, Humour in the joke, Comedy and tragedy in Literature, Bibliography, List of jokes analysed in the text, Index. Book weight approx. 350g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 26.32 AUD
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9 Barker, Robert L. TREATING COUPLES IN CRISIS: Fundamentals and Practice in Marital Therapy
New York The Free Press [Macmillan] 1984 0029017904 / 9780029017906 2nd Impression Hardcover and Dustjacket Very Good + Very Good + 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
xii, + 289pp. Book clean and square. Spine firm, silver title there-on. Leaves clean and unmarked. Printed, loose-plastic protected dustjacket nominally edgeworn only. " 'Treating Couples In Crisis' is intended as a primary textbook for students who plan to enter one of the psychotherapy or counselling fields and to include marital therapy among their skills, but it is also intended for more experienced professionals who plan to add marital therapy to their repertoire of practice services..." Contents include: Prelims., 15 chapters, viz: Whatever happened to marriage counseling, Client in marital therapy, Goals, Treatment process, Interviewing, Therapeutic relationship, Techniques, Specializations, Ethics, New directions, more., Refs., Author Index, Subject Index. Book weight approx. 650g. 
Price: 15.98 AUD
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THE JOURNEY FOR KIDS : Liberating Your Child's Shining Potential, Bays, Brandon
10 Bays, Brandon THE JOURNEY FOR KIDS : Liberating Your Child's Shining Potential
London Element 2003 0007155263 / 9780007155262 Second Impression Softcover Very Good + 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
xi, + 242pp., several b/white line drawn illustrations. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean and unmarked. Illustrated card wrapper nominally scuffed. " Brandon Bays, author of 'The Journey' now applies her remarkable healing techniques to children . . . an exciting, inspiring how-to book for parents and anyone who cares about children. It offers practical tools for partnering your child in liberating their innate genius, letting their natural abilities shine and their spirits soar. With simple user-friendly techniques you can help children clear both emotional blocks and physical challenges. The book is full of inspiring real-life stories as well as two full kids' processes designed for children aged 5-12 . . . " Item weight approx. 450g. 
Price: 16.54 AUD
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THE ART OF RITUAL : A Guide to Creating and Performing Your Own Rituals of Growth and Change, Beck, Renee and Metrick, Sydney Barbara
11 Beck, Renee and Metrick, Sydney Barbara THE ART OF RITUAL : A Guide to Creating and Performing Your Own Rituals of Growth and Change
Berkeley, California, U.S.A. Celestial Arts 1990 0890875820 / 9780890875827 First Printing Softcover Very Good + 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
iv, + 146pp., b/white illustrations. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper has small, soft corner crease to front panel, store security patch to inside rear cover. "Rituals are important markers of life's significant events . . . There are many simple rituals for significant personal events as well. The many elements of ritual are discussed, including how to create your own vows or affirmations, how to know when to have a ritual, and how to utilize the elements fo Earth, Air, Fire, Water and Spirit as symbols." Contents include: Foreword, Introduction, 12 chapters, Glossary, Bibliographic Notes. Book weight approx. 385g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 13.16 AUD
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WHOLE CHILD/WHOLE PARENT. Revised Edition, Berends, Polly Berrien
12 Berends, Polly Berrien WHOLE CHILD/WHOLE PARENT. Revised Edition
New York Harper and Row 1987 0060914270 / 9780060914271 Revised Softcover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
xxiv, + 360pp., small, intext b/white illustrations. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Original supplier's stamp on review page, otherwise leaves clean. Art-illustrated [Diana Cook] card wrapper nominally U.V. affected on spine. With a foreword by M.Scott Peck, this book teaches us the 'right attitude' to the psychology of child raising, helping us to see the essence of all human beings as true creatures of God. Since this is a book about essences, it is inevitably a religious book...Contents include: Prelims., 10 chapters, entitled: Wholeness, Spirit, Happiness, Freedom, Unity, Beauty, Truth, Love. plus Index. Book weight approx. 600g. 
Price: 14.05 AUD
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13 Beta, Dr. R. THE SCIENCE OF AWARENESS. The Seven Keys to Awareness
Miami, Florida, U.S.A. The Beta Publishing Company 1975 First Edition, 1st Impression Softcover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
262pp., intext, b/white sketch-illustrations throughout. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Original seller's stamp on title-page, otherwise leaves clean. Six, half-circle gold 'seals' (one removed) affixed to each of seven 'key' pages. Printed card wrapper mildly scuffed and bumped. This book shows "the how and the way to attain thought control, ESP, and finally to attain clairvoyance and the ability to control one's whole experience..." Chaptered contents. Book weight approx. 420g. 
Price: 17.58 AUD
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MAKING PEACE IN YOUR STEPFAMILY : Surviving and Thriving As Parents and Stepparents, Bloomfield, Harold
14 Bloomfield, Harold MAKING PEACE IN YOUR STEPFAMILY : Surviving and Thriving As Parents and Stepparents
New York Hyperion Books 1993 1562828851 / 9781562828851 First Edition (Stated) Hardcover and Dustjacket Very Good + Very Good + 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
xii, + 286pp. Book clean, square. Navy, quarter-cloth spine firm. Leaves clean. Yellow boards have faint vertical line to front panel. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket nominally edgeworn only. The author, a well-renowned psychiatrist and author of books on family relationships, offers sound advice on recognising and working through the problems and pitfalls that can occur in a family . . . contains exercises, case studies and personal growth techniques to deal with explosive stepfamily conflicts . . . " Numerous contents over 9 chapters, Plus Appendix A-C, Acks, About the Authors. Book weight approx. 486g. 
Price: 16.54 AUD
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15 Bonnett, Katherine and Jonathan MONEY KARMA: The Essence of Financial Happiness
South Yarra, Victoria, Australia Hardie Grant Books 2003 1740660250 / 9781740660259 First Edition, 1st Impression Softcover Very Good + 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
209pp., intext tables and graphs. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Printed card wrapper lightly edgeworn and splayed. "This personal finance strategy offers useful techniques and practical worksheets that will take the pain out of managing your money. Contents include: Intro., 11 chapters, Glossary, Index. More. Book weight approx. 360g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 14.10 AUD
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IF BETTER IS POSSIBLE : The Winning Strategies from the Coach of Australia's Most Successful Cricket Team, Buchanan, John
16 Buchanan, John IF BETTER IS POSSIBLE : The Winning Strategies from the Coach of Australia's Most Successful Cricket Team
Prahran, VIC, Australia Hardie Grant Books 2007 1740665414 / 9781740665414 First Edition, First Impression Hardcover and Dustjacket Near Fine Very Good + 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
xv, + 239pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm, gilt title there-on. Plain black boards undamaged. Leaves clean. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket very good+. "From the most successful cricket coach of all time comes the secret to coaching success. He shows how business managers and coaches at all levels can lead their teams to greatness, and explores in detail what it takes to build and sustain championship teams . . . " Book weight approx. 450g. 
Price: 15.04 AUD
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ARTISTRY IN TRAINING : Thinking Differently About the Way You Help People to Learn, Burns, Stepanie
17 Burns, Stepanie ARTISTRY IN TRAINING : Thinking Differently About the Way You Help People to Learn
Warriewood, NSW, Australia Woodslane Press 1996 1875889078 / 9781875889075 Second Impression Softcover with Fold-in Flaps Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
x, + 273pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Previous owner's name to ffep., minor indentations to a small section of pages, else leaves clean and unmarked. Illustrated card wrapper edgeworn at base of spine and lower front panel. "Training is an art that develops over time, as life-experiences and knowledge influence a trainer's perceptions and behaviours . . . Gives you insights that will change how you train. It enters the world of the top professional trainer and reveals what makes them outstanding . . . " Contents include: Acks., Author's Note, 7 chapters, Epilogue, Further Reading, Index. Book weight approx. 490g. 
Price: 16.92 AUD
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18 Bush, Roger THE LITTLE WHITE SCHOOL BOOK
Medindie, South Australia Brolga Books 1972 0909912041 / 9780909912048 First Edition Softcover Very Good 24mo - over 5" - 5" tall 
151pp., b/white, author portrait frontispiece. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Light foxing splotches on half-title page, else leaves clean. Text-printed card wrapper minimally edgeworn and soiled. "This book is not orally an answer to the 'Little Red School Book' (although the formats are strikingly similar in appearance). Heaven forbid." This 'collection' of notes and chats are from the author's (an ordained Methodist minister, et al) time shared with young people in scripture classes, youth camps, gatherings, and several radio programmes. Numerous contents discuss young adult issues from a Christian theologian's point of view. This title was first published in May, 1972 by Brolga Books, Adelaide, several months after co-publishing the very controversial aforementioned 'Little Red School Book' . . . Book weight approx. 100g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 22.56 AUD
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THE EVOLUTION OF DESIRE : Strategies of Human Mating, Buss, David M.
19 Buss, David M. THE EVOLUTION OF DESIRE : Strategies of Human Mating
New York, New York, U.S.A. Basic Books 1994 0465077501 / 9780465077502 First Edition Hardcover and Dustjacket Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
x, + 262pp. Book clean. Quarter-cloth spine firm. Leaves clean, short remainder stripe to lower text-block edge. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket mildly edge-creased only. "How we choose - and lose - our mates has always been a source of fascination. This controversial book was the first to present a unified theory of human mating behaviour . . . " Contents include: Contents include: Acks., 10 chapters, Notes, Bibliography, Index. Book weight approx. 600g. 
Price: 15.04 AUD
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AGE-PROOF YOUR BRAIN : Sharpen Your Memory in 7 Days, Buzan, Tony
20 Buzan, Tony AGE-PROOF YOUR BRAIN : Sharpen Your Memory in 7 Days
London HarperThorsons 2007 0007233108 / 9780007233106 First Impression Softcover Very Good + 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
vii, + 344pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper negligibly scuffed, small area of indentation to rear. "Tony Buzan, inventor of 'Mind Maps' and leading business consultant, has devised a revolutionary programme to keep your mind razor sharp and ahead in every challenge. His unique combination of special mind-flexing techniques, brain fitness questionnaires, and cutting-edge research will help you shake your brain's autopilot habits and take you to a new level of mental agility . . . " Contents include: Intro., 8 chapters, Conclusion, Appendix, Answers, Index. Book weight approx. 385g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 18.75 AUD
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