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Predictably Irrational: The Hidden Forces that Shape Our Decisions
Dan Ariely

Why do smart people make irrational decisions every day? The answers will surprise you. Predictably Irrational is an intriguing, witty and utterly original look at why we all make illogical decisions.

Why can a 50p aspirin do what a 5p aspirin can't? If an item is "free" it must be a bargain, right? Why is everything relative, even when it shouldn't be? How do our expectations influence our actual opinions and decisions?

In this astounding book, behavioural economist Dan Ariely

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Self Hypnosis
Valerie Austin

Hypnosis is the most natural self-healing gift known to humanity. It is the key to changing old or unwanted behaviour patterns and creating new, positive habits.

Whatever you want to do - stop smoking, lose weight, cope with stress, overcome your fear of spiders or just improve your snooker game - self-hypnosis will help you to harness your own inner power and change your life. Valerie Austin is a practising hypnotherapist who leads workshops and courses on self-hypnosis. She shares

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Co-Dependence: Misunderstood--Mistreated
Anne Wilson Schaef

The explosive bestseller that revolutionized our understanding of the addictive process. With a new introduction addressing the backlash to the co-dependency movement.

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The Complete Survival Guide for High School and Beyond
Erin Shale
Aimed at teenagers grappling with all the challenges of high school - study, their future, friendships and family - The Complete Survival Guide for High School and Beyond offers positive ways to get the most out of school. The major focus of this book is how to maximise opportunities both at school and outside school. From attitude and confidence building to getting along with parents and teachers; from goal setting and exam preparation to career investigation and landing a job, this book has it
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The Western Dreaming
John Carroll
We are used to the term 'dreaming' being associated with the spirituality of the Aboriginal people. Here, John Carroll argues that there is also a Western Dreaming, originating in the 16th Century as part of a Third Reformation. At the heart of this western dreaming is story. In 'The Western Dreaming', John Carroll identifies and explores these key stories or archetypes which are at the source of western culture. The story of Mary Magdalene is one of these. In the 1990's we have been witnesses
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Secrets About Life Every Woman Should Know: Ten principles for spiritual and emotional fulfillment
Barbara De Angelis

Bestselling relationships author Barbara De Angelis shows that by embracing 10 simple principles, you can transform any situation or event – no matter how difficult or challenging – into something that can enrich you.

Imagine what it would be like if, whatever challenges you were faced with – in your relationships, work or family – you could always remain calm and clear. Imagine having a source of confidence and wisom inside yourself that you could always count on... In this book

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Phobias: Fighting the Fear
Helen Saul

A fascinating, unbiased study of what phobias are, how they occur and how we can stop them.

Two in five people struggle through life under the burden of a phobia of some kind. Yet little has been done to help these sufferers understand their affliction and hence minimise it. Recent researches in evolutionary theory, physiology, neuroscience and genetics have begun to analyse the causes and effects of human phobia and have come up with thought-provoking, but widely differing,

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The Power of the Inner Self
Maureen Garth
This "Book of Healing" provides an extensive presentation of Maureen Garth's innovative method of meditation and an exploration of the nature of healing. The heart of the book is a collection of thirty visualisations that will fire the imagination, bring peace and healing to the body, and comfort the soul. While the focus of these new visualisations is healing, this is applied to a wide range of circumstances: the diseased body, the discomforted spirit, the grieving parent or friend, the wounded
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As Nature Made Him: The Boy Who Was Raised as a Girl
John Colapinto

In 1967, after a twin baby boy suffered a botched circumcision, his family agreed to a radical treatment that would alter his gender. The case would become one of the most famous in modern medicine—and a total failure. As Nature Made Him tells the extraordinary story of David Reimer, who, when finally informed of his medical history, made the decision to live as a male. A macabre tale of medical arrogance, it is first and foremost a human drama of one man's—and one

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How to Talk to Anyone: 92 Little Tricks for Big Success in Relationships
Leil Lowndes

Never be at a loss for words again!

Perfect your people skills with his fun, witty and informative guide, containing 92 little tricks to create big success in personal and business relationships.

In How To Talk To Anyone, bestselling relationships author and internationally renowned life coach Leil Lowndes reveals the secrets and psychology behind successful communication. These extremely usable and intelligent techniques include how to:

• Work a party like a politician

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