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            The Power of Discord: Why the ups and downs of relationships are the secret to building intimacy, resilience, and trust

            The Power of Discord: Why the ups and downs of relationships are the secret to building intimacy, resilience, and trust (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Tronick, Ed; Gold, Claudia M., MD

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            This original look at how to foster connections, attachment, and resiliency explains why working through discord is the key to better relationships. You might think that perfect harmony is the defining characteristic of healthy relationships, but the truth is that human interacti...ons are messy, complicated, and confusing. And according to renowned psychologist Ed Tronick and paediatrician Claudia Gold, that is not only okay, but crucial to our social and emotional development. In The Power of Discord they show how working through the inevitable dissonance of human connection is the path to better relationships with romantic partners, family, friends, and colleagues. Dr. Tronick was one of the first researchers to show, via 'The Still-Face Experiment', that babies are profoundly affected by their parents' emotions and behaviour. His work, which brought about a foundational shift in our understanding of human development, shows that our highly evolved sense of self makes us separate, yet our survival depends on connection. Working through the volley of mismatch and repair in everyday life helps us form deep, lasting, trusting relationships, and resilience in times of stress and trauma, and a solid sense of self in the world. Drawing on Dr Tronick's research and Dr Gold's clinical experience, The Power of Discord is a refreshing and original look at our ability to relate to others and to ourselves.
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            ISBN 9781922310477
            Published AU 1 Sep 2020
            Publisher Scribe Publications
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Conducting Research Interviews for Business and Management Students
              

            Conducting Research Interviews for Business and Management Students (Paperback)

            By Cassell, Cathy

            • RRP: $64.99
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            An in-depth yet practical guide for postgraduate students on how to conduct interviews for their business and management dissertation.

            ISBN 9781446273555
            Released AU 15 Feb 2015
            Publisher SAGE Publications
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series Mastering Business Research Methods
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            Screen Ages: A Survey of American Cinema
             

            Screen Ages: A Survey of American Cinema (Hardback)

            By Alberti, John

            • RRP: $242.00
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            Screen Ages is a valuable guide for students exploring the complex and vibrant history of US cinema and showing how this film culture has grown, changed and developed. Covering key periods from across American cinema history, John Alberti explores the social, technological and po...litical forces that have shaped cinematic output and the varied impacts cinema of on US society. Each chapter has a series of illuminating key features, including: Now Playing, focusing on films as cinematic events, from The Birth of a Nation to Gone with the Wind to Titanic, to place the reader in the social context of those viewing the films for the first time In Development, exploring changing genres, from the melodrama to the contemporary super hero movies, The Names Above and Below the Title, portraying the impact and legacy of central figures, including Florence Lawrence, Orson Welles and Wes Anderson Case studies, analyzing key elements of films in more depth Glossary terms featured throughout the text, to aid non-specialist students and expand the readers understanding of changing screen cultures. Screen Ages illustrates how the history of US cinema has always been and continues to be one of multiple screens, audiences, venues, and markets. It is an essential text for all those wanting to understand of power of American cinema throughout history and the challenges for its future. The book is also supported by a companion website, featuring additional case studies, an interactive blog, a quiz bank for each chapter and an online chapter, Screen Ages Today that will be updated to discuss the latest developments in American cinema.
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            ISBN 9780415535519
            Released AU 9 Feb 2015
            Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            Biopolitical Media: Catastrophe, Immunity and Bare Life
               

            Biopolitical Media: Catastrophe, Immunity and Bare Life (Hardback)

            By Meek, Allen

            • RRP: $263.00
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            This book presents an historical account of media and catastrophe that engages with theories of biopolitics in the work of Michel Foucault, Giorgio Agamben, Roberto Esposito, Michael Hardt, Antonio Negri and others. It explains how responses to catastrophe in both media and cultu...ral criticism over the past 150 years are embedded in biological conceptions of life and death, health and illness, and human and non-human species. Mediated violence and destruction are often understood today in terms of the transmission of collective memory and according to therapeutic or redemptive accounts of cultural trauma. In contrast to these approaches this book emphasizes the use of media to capture viewer attention through shock, monitor and control bodies in economies of production and consumption, enmesh social relations in information networks, and situate subjects in discourses of victimhood, immunity, survival, and resilience.
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            ISBN 9781138887060
            Released AU 2 Dec 2015
            Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series Routledge Research in Cultural and Media Studies
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            Bridges Not Walls: A Book About Interpersonal Communication

            Bridges Not Walls: A Book About Interpersonal Communication (Paperback, 11th edition)

            By Stewart, John

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            Examines the power and promise of interpersonal communication in intimate relationships, families, communities, and cultures. This title presents a range of scholarly and popular articles drawn from several disciplines, including communication, psychology, and philosophy, all cho...sen for their understandability and practical applicability.
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            ISBN 9780073534312
            Released AU 17 Jun 2011
            Publisher McGraw-Hill Education - Europe
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series Communication
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            The Best American Infographics
             

            The Best American Infographics (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 2016 ed.)

            Edited by Cook, Gareth; Krulwich, Robert

            • RRP: $37.50
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            A showcase of the most creative and effective visualizations of data from the past year, introduced by Robert Krulwich of Radiolab fame.

            ISBN 9780544556386
            Released AU 4 Oct 2016
            Publisher Mariner Books
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Best American Series (R)
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            Understanding the World's Cultures: A Practical Guide

            Understanding the World's Cultures: A Practical Guide (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Storti, Craig

            • RRP: $40.99
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            Self-paced guide featuring exercises and activities for developing cultural competence - readers can work through and, without the aid of a structured training program, effectively prepare for dealing with cultural differences --

            ISBN 9781473670334
            Released AU 11 Jan 2018
            Publisher John Murray Press
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            Designing Research Questionnaires for Business and Management Students
              

            Designing Research Questionnaires for Business and Management Students (Paperback)

            By Ekinci, Yuksel

            • RRP: $80.99
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            An in-depth yet practical guide for postgraduate students on how to design, develop and successfully deliver research questionnaires for their business and management dissertation.

            ISBN 9781446273579
            Released AU 15 Feb 2015
            Publisher SAGE Publications
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series Mastering Business Research Methods
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            Social Chemistry: Decoding the Patterns of Human Connection
             

            Social Chemistry: Decoding the Patterns of Human Connection (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By King, Marissa

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            • Pub Date
              24 Nov 20

            a revelatory exploration of how people's social networks evolve, arguing that everyone needs a science-based strategy to build meaningful and productive relationships

            ISBN 9781473689534
            Released AU 24 Nov 2020
            Publisher Hodder & Stoughton
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            True or False: A CIA Analyst's Guide to Spotting Fake News
             

            True or False: A CIA Analyst's Guide to Spotting Fake News (Hardback)

            By Otis, Cindy L.

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            A YA Nonfiction book about the history of Fake News and tips for how to spot it --

            ISBN 9781250239495
            Released AU 12 Sep 2020
            Publisher Misc - Alliance Distribution
            Interest Age 13+ years
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