books by Ph.D
The Highly Sensitive Person
Elaine N. Aron Ph.D.
Are you a highly sensitive person? Do you have a keen imagination and vivid dreams? Is time alone each day as essential to you as food and water? Are you "too shy" or "too sensitive" according to others? Do noise and confusion quickly overwhelm you? If your answers are yes, you may be a Highly Sensitive Person (HSP). Most of us feel overstimulated every once in a while, but for the Highly Sensitive Person, it's a way of life. In ...
Pharmacology for Nurses: A Pathophysiologic Approach (4th Edition)
Leland Holland Ph.D.
This up-to-date text helps nursing students master pharmacology by tightly linking it to therapeutic goals and patient wellness. Organized by body systems (units) and diseases (chapters), PHARMACOLOGY FOR NURSES: A PATHOPHYSIOLOGIC APPROACH, 4/e provides complete information on the drug classifications used to treat each disease class. Students can easily locate all relevant anatomy, physiology, pathology, and pharmacology in the same ...
Forty Studies that Changed Psychology (7th Edition)
Roger R. Hock Ph.D.
Forty studies that help shape Psychology Roger Hock’s Forty Studies provides a glimpse of the science of psychology, unraveling the complexities of human nature. This book provides a more in-depth look and analyses that cannot be found by reading a textbook or research alone. It has the original studies, research & analysis about the most famous studies in psychological history. Learning Goals Upon ...
The Inferno (Signet Classics)
Belonging in the company of the works of Homer and Virgil, The Inferno is a moving human drama, a journey through the torment of Hell, an expression of the Middle Ages, and a protest against the ways in which men have thwarted the divine plan.
The Science of Good Cooking (Cook's Illustrated Cookbooks)
The Editors of America's Test Kitchen and Guy Crosby Ph.D
THE REVOLUTIONARY BOOK THAT BRINGS SCIENCE TO THE STOVE Great cooks seem to operate on intuition. Watch one at work and you might think he or she must have a sixth sense that switches on in the kitchen. But great cooks aren t psychic. They simply understand the fundamental principles of cooking the unspoken rules that guide their every move in the kitchen. What s behind these principles? Science. At America s Test Kitchen, we know something ...
Development Across the Life Span (7th Edition)
Robert S. Feldman Ph.D.
Offers a strong balance between research and applications. Robert Feldman offers students a chronological overview of physical, cognitive, social, and emotional development—from conception through death with his text Development Across the Life Span . This best-selling text presents up-to-date coverage of theory and research, with an emphasis on the application of these concepts by students in their personal—and future ...
Hands Are Not for Hitting (Board Book) (Best Behavior Series)
Martine Agassi Ph.D.
Free Spirit Publishing
It’s never too soon for children to learn that violence is never okay, hands can do many good things, and everyone is capable of positive, loving actions. In this bright, inviting, durable board book, simple words and full-color illustrations teach these important concepts in ways even very young children can understand. Created in response to requests from parents, preschool teachers, and childcare providers, this book belongs everywhere ...
The Out-of-Sync Child
The Out-of-Sync Child broke new ground by identifying Sensory Processing Disorder, a common but frequently misdiagnosed problem in which the central nervous system misinterprets messages from the senses. This newly revised edition features additional information from recent research on vision and hearing deficits, motor skill problems, nutrition and picky eaters, ADHA, autism, and other related disorders.
Chart Sense: Common Sense Charts to Teach 3-8 Informational Text and Literature
Rozlyn Linder Ph.D.
Literacy Initiative, The
Chart Sense is the ultimate resource for elementary and middle school teachers who are ready to create meaningful, standards-based charts with their students. The same charts that Rozlyn creates with students when she models and teaches in classrooms across the nation are all included here. Packed with over sixty-five photographs, Chart Sense is an invaluable guide for novice or veteran reading teachers who want authentic visuals to reinforce ...
Barron's AP Human Geography, 5th Edition
Meredith Marsh Ph.D.
Peter S. Alagona Ph.D.
Barron's Educational Series
In-depth preparation for the AP Human Geography exam features: Two full-length practice exams with answers and explanations A short diagnostic test to help students target areas where they need more study A new course review outline covers map reading and understanding scale, population geography, cultural geography, political geography, economic geography, agricultural and rural geography, and urban geography This manual can be purchased ...
Barron's SAT, 27th Edition (Barron's Sat (Book Only))
Sharon Weiner Green M.A.
Ira K. Wolf Ph.D.
Barron's Educational Series
The newly revised edition of Barron's SAT presents: A diagnostic test and five full-length practice tests with all questions answered and explained An overview of the SAT, an explanation of the test's scoring method, and study advice Test-taking tactics for the exam as a whole, and special strategies for each part of the test Subject reviews covering critical reading, grammar and usage, and math Detailed instruction in writing the required ...
The Sociopath Next Door
Who is the devil you know? Is it your lying, cheating ex-husband? Your sadistic high school gym teacher? Your boss who loves to humiliate people in meetings? The colleague who stole your idea and passed it off as her own? In the pages of The Sociopath Next Door , you will realize that your ex was not just misunderstood. He’s a sociopath. And your boss, teacher, and colleague? They may be sociopaths too. We are accustomed to think of ...
King Lear (Folger Shakespeare Library)
Paul Werstine Ph.D.
Simon & Schuster
FOLGER Shakespeare Library The world's leading center for Shakespeare studies Each edition includes: • Freshly edited text based on the best early printed version of the play • Full explanatory notes conveniently placed on pages facing the text of the play • Scene-by-scene plot summaries • A key to famous lines and phrases • An introduction to reading Shakespeare's language • An essay by a leading Shakespeare ...
The Willpower Instinct: How Self-Control Works, Why It Matters, and What You Can Do to Get More of It
Kelly McGonigal Ph.D.
Based on Stanford University psychologist Kelly McGonigal's wildly popular course "The Science of Willpower," The Willpower Instinct is the first book to explain the new science of self-control and how it can be harnessed to improve our health, happiness, and productivity . Informed by the latest research and combining cutting-edge insights from psychology, economics, neuroscience, and medicine, The Willpower Instinct explains exactly what ...
My Stroke of Insight: A Brain Scientist's Personal Journey
Jill Bolte Taylor Ph.D.
The astonishing New York Times bestseller that chronicles how a brain scientist's own stroke led to enlightenment On December 10, 1996, Jill Bolte Taylor, a thirty-seven- year-old Harvard-trained brain scientist experienced a massive stroke in the left hemisphere of her brain. As she observed her mind deteriorate to the point that she could not walk, talk, read, write, or recall any of her life-all within four hours-Taylor alternated ...
Microbiology with Diseases by Taxonomy (4th Edition)
Robert W. Bauman Ph.D.
The Fourth Edition of Microbiology with Diseases by Taxonomy is the most cutting-edge microbiology book available, offering unparalleled currency, accuracy, and assessment. The state-of-the-art approach begins with 18 Video Tutors covering key concepts in microbiology. QR codes in the textbook enable students to use their smartphone or tablet to instantly watch the Video Tutors. The approach continues with compelling clinical case studies ...
Who Moved My Cheese? - An A-mazing Way To Deal With Change In Your Work And In Your Life
Spencer, M.D.; Foreword by Blanchard, Kenneth, Ph.D. Johnson
G. P. Putnam's Sons
The Wonder Weeks: How to Stimulate Your Baby's Mental Development and Help Him Turn His 10 Predictable, ...
Frans X., Ph.D Plooij
Hetty, Ph.D van de Rijt
Kiddy World Publishing
The Wonder Weeks describes in easy-to-understand terms the incredible developmental changes and regression periods that all babies go through during the first 20 months of their lives. Age-related fluctuations and the need for body contact and attention are all related to major and quite dramatic changes in the brains of children. These changes enable a baby to enter a whole new perceptual world and, as a consequence, to learn many new skills. ...
Statistics for Psychology, 6th Edition
Arthur Aron Ph.D.
Elaine N. Aron Ph.D.
Emphasizing meaning and concepts, not just symbols and numbers Statistics for Psychology , 6 th edition places definitional formulas center stage to emphasize the logic behind statistics and discourage rote memorization. Each procedure is explained in a direct, concise language and both verbally and numerically. MyStatLab is an integral part of the Statistics course. MyStatLab gives students practice with ...
Good Pictures Bad Pictures: Porn-Proofing Today's Young Kids
Kristen A. Jenson M.A.
Glen Cove Press
It only takes a few taps on a mobile device for a curious young child to find an endless supply of deviant, hard-core, and addicting pornography—all for free . Unfortunately, many young kids are being exposed to pornography without the slightest clue that it can damage their developing minds. Good Pictures Bad Pictures is a comfortable, read-aloud story about a mom and dad who teach their child what pornography is, why it’s ...
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