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Psychology & Psychiatry

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1 Creating Eden: The Garden As a Healing Space Barrett, Marilyn
San Francisco CA Harper San Francisco 1997 0062500910 / 9780062500915 Soft cover Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Inscribed by Author(s)
Inscribed by Author on dedication page : "Linda, May your gardens always offer you wholeness, grace and delight. Love, Marilyn. Spring, 1997." Tending the garden is used as a metaphor for cultivating the soul through illness, grief, and the business of living. Book Condition : Good; occasional pencil margin notes or underlining; age toning due to paper quality; light wear to cover edges and corners. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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2 Darwin, Marx, and Freud: Their Influence on Moral Theory Caplan, Arthur L. and Bruce Jennings (editors)
New York NY Plenum Press 1984 0306415305 / 9780306415302 Hardcover Good + Good Plus Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Collection of 10 essays discuss how Darwin, Marx, and Freud "challenged or reaffirmed traditional notions about human individuals as rational, responsible agents, and about society as the medium for mankind's pursuit of justice and human good." Book Condition : Good+; pencil underlining and margin notes to 80 pp (c. 1/3 of book); bumping to spine ends; fingerprint smudge to rear free end paper. Dust Jacket Condition : Good+; light shelf wear to edges and corners; light age toning on reverse. 
Price: 110.00 USD
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3 The Mysterious Matter of Mind (Christian Free University Curriculum) Custance, Arthur C. and Lee Edward Travis
Grand Rapids MI Zondervan Publishing House 1980 0310380111 / 9780310380115 Soft cover Good Minus Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
The psychology entry in the Christian Free Universal Curriculum series. Seven chapters by lead author Cunstance with a response from Travis. Cunstance examines the mechanistic explanation for brain and mind, ultimately going beyond that viewpoint. Topics covered include : Cartesian Dualism : Mind and Brain Interaction, Whence Came Mindedness?, Laying The Experimental Foundation, and more. Book Condition : Good-; large vertical crease on left side of front cover; light staining and corner wear to covers and spine; foxing inside front cover extending several pages; foxing to text block; no markings to text; no smell. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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4 The Life and Work of Sigmund Freud:Volume 1 The Formative Years and the Great Discoveries 1856-1900, Volume 2 Years of Maturity 1901-1919, Volume 3 The Last Phase 1919-1939 Ernest Jones
New York NY Basic Books 1963 1st Edition Hardcover Good No Dust Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
3 Vol. set, all stated 1st Editions, 1477 pp. Influential biography of Freud, considered overly positive by some, critical of previous biographies, written with a collaborator and on-again off-again support of Freud's daughter Anna. Book Conditions : Good; no text marks, embossed "From the Library of" (without name) stamps on front free end papers; light scuffing and toning to covers and spines; bindings relaxed but secure; a few spots to text block. No Dust Jackets. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5 Who Are You ? Johnson, Paul E.
New York NY Abingdon Press 1937 1st Edition Hardcover Good No Dust Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Early work on Christian psychology and personality. Special emphasis on ethics, freedom, love, and conscience. Book Condition : Good; former owner's name(s) in ink on front free end paper and half title page; slight discoloration at binding from adhesive; no other internal markings; a little spotting and chipping to text block; fading to gilt lettering on spine. No Dust Jacket as issued. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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6 Ideas of God and Conduct (Teachers College, Columbia University Contributions to Education, No. 874) Mathias, Willis D.
New York NY Teachers College, Columbia University 1943 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Teachers College, Columbia University Contributions to Education, No. 874. This book details the author's development of an Idea of God test, administered to school children (primarily middle school) to determine if there is a correlation between religious belief and personal conduct. Mathias also presents the findings of sample group exams and whether this test can serve as a personality guide. Book Condition : Very Good; no internal markings; some spotting to text block; Dust Jacket Condition : Good; some chipping and tearing at edges; sunlight discoloration to spine. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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7 The Blessing: A Memoir Orr, Gregory
San Francisco CA Council Oak Books 2002 1571781110 / 9781571781116 1st Edition Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Memoir by poet Gregory Orr examines the death of his brother in a childhood hunting accident and how the lingering influence of the event shaped his life. The book asks, How do we find meaning in the face of death ? Can a death bring blessings ? Book Condition : Near Fine; no text markings; bumping to bottom spine end. Dust Jacket Condition : Very Good; light rubbing; bar code label on bottom rear. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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8 Against Sadomasochism: A Radical Feminist Analysis Robin Ruth Linden
San Francisco CA Frog in the Well 1983 0960362835 / 9780960362837 Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Collection of 26 articles on sado-masochism from a feminist perspective examines its interrelation with racism, pornography, lesbian issues, and more. Binding tight, appears unread. Book Condition: Very Good; no text marks; light rubbing and cover corner curling; page tip creasing. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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9 The Soul in Metaphysical and Empirical Psychology (Duquesne Studies Philosophical Series No. 7) Strasser, Stephan
Pittsburgh PA Duquesne University Press 1962 Hardcover Good No Dust Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Ex-Seminary Library. Series of studies/essays focused on using the phenomenological method to investigate the philosophical basis of a theory of science. Book Condition : Good, Ex-Seminary Library; text unmarked; bookplate inside front cover; light age toning to end papers; catalog labels to spine and rear cover; pocket removed inside rear cover tearing paper. No Dust Jacket. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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