What consequences does the use of new technologies and social networks have on people's intimate lives? New digital tools have facilitated the use of cybersex, a practice in which more and more people are attracted. However, online pornography or virtual dating chats rarely give rise to truly satisf..
Understanding anguish as the anguish of birth and not as the power of the end, nor as the anguish of death, is the key to this untimely book that formulates a true principle of hope for our time of crisis, Anxiety has always accompanied human existence since its origins, This work makes a psychologi..
This book contains two dissertations that Watzlawick delivered at the 1989 and 1991 Vienna Conferences. With the help of some brilliant and timely quotes, the author makes us aware of how "reality" is nothing other than the meaning or nonsense that things and events have in our lives. It is a networ..
It is necessary to "tame" emotions and then recognize them, transforming boundaries into extremely powerful resources and building an alliance between intelligence and instinct, reason and feeling, calculation and emotion. Nardone proposes that we address them as an exploration of the complexity of ..
This book offers a guide both for mental health professionals -as an alternative or complementary tool to drug treatments-, as well as for people interested in the search for physical and spiritual well-being, with the aim of achieving a greater understanding of their own circumstances, and the real..
This work aims to value play and stimulate its use in working with children, who by playing encourage this capacity in professionals and allow everyone to continue learning while putting themselves, over and over again, "in play." Play, for children, is a privileged means of expression, which makes ..
Maimonides (1135-1204) was a renowned physician, philosopher, and rabbi, The people's imagination has attributed facts and events to him that in most cases don’t correspond to his real biography, This book is an anthology of one hundred and five traditional Hebrew stories about Maimonides, It’s the ..
The author reviews her well-known theories of redistribution and recognition, and introduces "representation" as a third "political" dimension of justice. Dialogue with thinkers such as Habermas, Rawls, Foucault or Arendt envisages a post-Westphalian political space that embraces transnational solid..
Eschatology presents a balanced perspective of the doctrine at the center of Christian belief?the Church's faith in eternal life. Joseph Ratzinger brings together recent emphasis on the theology of hope for the future with the more traditional elements of the doctrine. His book has proven to be as t..
In this book, Jay Joseph presents an up-to-date, thoroughly documented, and much-needed critical appraisal of schizophrenia genetic research. His findings have important implications for psychiatry, behavioral genetics, and the social and behavioral sciences in general. For generations, there has be..
Wendy Brown considers the recent spate of wall building in contrast to the erosion of nation-state sovereignty. Drawing on classical and contemporary political theories of state sovereignty in order to understand how state power and national identity persist amid its decline, Brown considers both th..
A comic that explores the controversial and contradictory relationship between humans and animals. Are pets or livestock produced and slaughtered en masse for our daily consumption? By what criteria do we categorize and distinguish the different groups of living beings?..