This book puts forward a novel interpretation of Judith Shklar’s liberalism of fear. This book argues that the most important factor shaping her mature work is not her scepticism but rather a value monist approach to both moral conflict and freedom, which represents a radical departure from her earl..
In this groundbreaking book, a world authority on communication therapy points out a basic contradiction in the way therapists use language. Drawing on the work of Milton H. Erickson, he supports his findings with many (and often amusing) examples. This book, then, is a virtual introductory course t..
A bankrupt doctor receives a call from his ex-wife, who makes a surreal proposal: forgive him the months of alimony that he owes her for the custody of their son in exchange for him accommodating her only brother in his home: a depressed chemist who is obsessed with the idea of ??being the incarnati..
Associated with laziness, naps contravenes a principle of the modern world: the productive drive. However, this habit has evolved into a core productivity tool, a healthy routine, and even a cool practice. Naps are an art of resting. An event capable of slowing down and transforming the present rhyt..
Accompanied by a crew, Hernán Cortés landed in 1519 on the coasts of Mexico. There is no turning back after he decides to burn the ships. From there, one of the most colossal adventures in history begins, and it is the march to Tenochtitlan, the center of the world, the heart of the impregnable Azte..
Sharon Bolton returns with her creepiest standalone yet, following a young cop trying to trace the disappearances of a small town's teenagers. Florence Lovelady's career was made when she convicted coffin-maker Larry Grassbrook of a series of child murders 30 years ago in a small village in Lancashi..
The Art of Change offers information on the theory and practice of strategic therapy, presenting an approach to conceptualizing and solving human problems.. A detailed account is given of techniques and interventions for working with clients suffering from anxiety, phobias and obsessive-compulsive p..
The Situation Is Hopeless But Not Serious (The Pursuit of Unhappiness)
Do you have the makings of an unhappiness expert? With the techniques in this book, you can raise yourself to the genius level. A word of warning, however. Along the way you may begin to ask yourself, "How did I manage to turn myself into my own worst enemy?" Fortunately, this tongue-in-cheek (but s..
The result of an innovative educational project, lived within the family and the community, this work explains to parents and teachers how to create an environment in which the child remains full of curiosity and grows sure of himself and his environment. / Fruto de un innovador proyecto educativo,..
28,000 voices and phrases from Russian and Spanish. Careful selection of the most usual and current vocabulary, including colloquial expressions and information of interest to tourists. Clear, concise and modern design that facilitates a quick and efficient consultation. A useful bilingual conversat..
Clear, concise and modern design that facilitates a quick and efficient consultation. It contains 28,000 voices and phrases from Romanian and Spanish. Careful selection of the most usual and current vocabulary, including colloquial expressions and information of interest to tourists. A useful biling..
The handy and modern Pocket Dutch Dictionary is designed to be taken anywhere. This pocket dictionary provides the user with the most common vocabulary of Dutch and Spanish, a useful conversation guide, and summaries of Dutch and Spanish grammars. Given its size and contents, the dictionary is ideal..