HarperCollins e-books / Human Science

Recently Added

Language

All

English (82)

French (0)

German (0)

Spanish (0)

Italian (0)

 

Release Date

All

Last 7 days (0)

Last 30 days (0)

Current year (0)

 

Catalog Date

All

Last 7 days (0)

Last 30 days (0)

Current year (0)

 

Publisher

Delete HarperCollins e-books

 

Category

Delete Human Science

 

In category

Psychology (54)

Language arts & disciplines (16)

Philosophy (14)

 

Total Loans

All (82)

20 - 40 (82)

40 - 100 (0)

Over 100 (0)

More options

Results : 1 - 50 of 82 Sorted by : 

What Children Learn from Their Parents' Marriage

by Judith P. Siegel, PhD HarperCollins e-books (November 23, 2010)

How are your children learning about intimacy? What are they seeing when they watch you interacting with your spouse?  In a ground breaking approach to family dynamics, What Children Learn from Their Parents'...


The Stranger in the Mirror: The Hidden Epidemic

by Marlene Steinberg, M.D. & Maxine Schnall HarperCollins e-books (November 23, 2010)

Discover groundbreaking findings on a hidden epidemic -- and why it so often is misdiagnosed.

You peer into the mirror and have trouble recognizing yourself. You feel as if you're going through the motions of...


Stations of the Mind

by William Glasser, M.D. HarperCollins e-books (December 14, 2010)

Stations of the Mind is a logical and necessary expansion of William Glasser's basic Reality Therapy ideas, an expansion which began with Positive Addiction about meditation, running, and other "good" addictions....


Reality Therapy: A New Approach to Psychiatry

by William Glasser, M.D. HarperCollins e-books (November 16, 2010)

Glasser's classic bestseller, with more than 500,000 copies sold, examines his alternative to Freudian psychoanalytic procedures, explains the procedure, contrasts it to conventional treatment, and describes...


POSITIVE ADDICTION

by William Glasser, M.D. HarperCollins e-books (November 30, 2010)

The author of Reality Therapy and Take Effective Control of Your Life shows readers how to gain strength and self-esteem through positive behavior.


Prisoners Of Hate

by Aaron T. Beck, M.D. HarperCollins e-books (September 14, 2010)

World-renowned psychiatrist Dr. Aaron T. Beck has always been at the forefront of cognitive therapy research, his approach being the most rapidly growing psychotherapy today. Now, in his most important work...


I Is an Other: The Secret Life of Metaphor and How it Shapes the Way We See the World

by James Geary HarperCollins e-books (February 08, 2011)

“Sherlock Holmes could glance at a bowler hat and tell that its owner's wife had ceased to love him. In this brilliant book about metaphor James Geary is no less astonishing, as he deciphers the subtle implications...


Collecting Himself: James Thurber on Writing and Writers, Humor and Himself

by Michael J. Rosen HarperCollins e-books (May 31, 2011)

James Thurber spent most of his career at the New Yorker magazine, drawing cartoons and writing essays and stories. Collecting Himself is a one-of-a-kind compilation of James Thurber's vintage writings, featuring...


Spiritual Writings: A New Translation and Selection

by Soren Kierkegaard & George Pattison HarperCollins e-books (November 09, 2010)

“By far the most profound thinker of the 19th century” —Ludwig Wittgenstein

 

“Kierkegaard’s great contribution to Western philosophy was to assert, or to reassert with Romantic urgency, that, subjectively...


The Essential Schopenhauer

by Arthur Schopenhauer HarperCollins e-books (November 09, 2010)

“We should be grateful to Schopenhauer for managing to express the truth about life so beautifully.” —Alain De Botton, author of The Consolations of Philosophy

 

“Schopenhauer’s philosophy has had a...


On Truth and Untruth: Selected Writings

by Friedrich Nietzsche HarperCollins e-books (November 09, 2010)

“We continue to live within the intellectual shadow cast by Nietzsche.” —New York Times Book Review

Best known for his seminal works on religion, morality, existentialism, and contemporary culture, such...


On Disobedience: 'Why Freedom Means Saying "No" to Power

by Erich Fromm HarperCollins e-books (August 03, 2010)

A part of Harper Perennial’s special “Resistance Library” highlighting classic works that illuminate the “Age of Trump”: A striking reissue of Erich Fromm’s classic work on the existential importance...


Getting Together and Staying Together: Solving the Mystery of Marriage

by William Glasser, M.D. & Carleen Glasser HarperCollins e-books (November 16, 2010)

The facts are nothing short of startling--no matter how many people seem to walk down the aisle, the divorce rate in America is at a record high. What's the secret to getting into a happy marriage and, even...


The Language of Choice Theory

by William Glasser, M.D. & Carleen Glasser HarperCollins e-books (November 16, 2010)

In this companion volume to the bestselling Choice Theory, Dr. William Glasser and his wife, Carleen Glasser, have imagined typical conversations in real-life situations--between parent and child, two partners...


The Language Instinct: How The Mind Creates Language

by Steven Pinker HarperCollins e-books (December 14, 2010)

The classic book on the development of human language by the world’s leading expert on language and the mind.

In this classic, the world's expert on language and mind lucidly explains everything you always...


Warning: Psychiatry Can Be Hazardous to Your Mental Health

by William Glasser, M.D. HarperCollins e-books (November 16, 2010)

How psychopharmacology has usurped the role of psychotherapy in our society, to the great detriment of the patients involved.

William Glasser describes in Warning: Psychiatry Can Be Hazardous to Your Mental...


The Control Theory Manager

by William Glasser, M.D. HarperCollins e-books (November 16, 2010)

Combining the control theory of William Glasser with the wisdom of W. Edwards Deming, this indispensable management resource explains both what quality is and what lead-managers need to do to achieve it.


Choice Theory: A New Psychology of Personal Freedom

by William Glasser, M.D. HarperCollins e-books (November 16, 2010)

Dr. William Glasser offers a new psychology that, if practiced, could reverse our widespread inability to get along with one another, an inability that is the source of almost all unhappiness.

For progress...


The True Believer: Thoughts on the Nature of Mass Movements

by Eric Hoffer HarperCollins e-books (May 10, 2011)

A part of Harper Perennial’s special “Resistance Library” highlighting classic works that illuminate the “Age of Trump”: A boldly packaged reissue of the classic examination of dangerous nationalist...


Liars, Lovers, and Heroes: What the New Brain Science Reveals About How We Become Who We Are

by Steven R. Quartz & Terrence J. Sejnowski HarperCollins e-books (December 14, 2010)

This exciting, timely book combines cutting-edge findings in neuroscience with examples from history and recent headlines to offer new insights into who we are. Introducing the new science of cultural biology,...


Promise Ahead: A Vision of Hope and Action for Humanity's Future

by Duane Elgin HarperCollins e-books (June 15, 2010)

When Duane Elgin's classic bestseller, Voluntary Simplicity, was published in 1981, it transformed the lives of thousands and was hailed as the "bible" of the simplicity movement by the Wall Street Journal. ...


Will's Choice: A Suicidal Teen, a Desperate Mother, and a Chronicle of Recovery

by Gail Griffith HarperCollins e-books (June 08, 2010)

On March 11, 2001, seventeen-year-old Will ingested a near-fatal dose of his antidepressant medication, an event that would forever change his life and the lives of his family. In Will's Choice, his mother,...


Words That Hurt, Words That Heal: How To Choose Words Wisely And Well

by Joseph Telushkin HarperCollins e-books (June 15, 2010)

From the New York Times bestselling author of Rebbe comes this newly revised edition of Words That Hurt, Words That Heal—an invaluable guide in how choosing the right words can enrich our relationships and...


Self-Editing for Fiction Writers, Second Edition: How to Edit Yourself Into Print

by Renni Browne & Dave King HarperCollins e-books (June 15, 2010)

Hundreds of books have been written on the art of writing. Here at last is a book by two professional editors to teach writers the techniques of the editing trade that turn promising manuscripts into published...


Being Wrong: Adventures in the Margin of Error

by Kathryn Schulz HarperCollins e-books (June 08, 2010)

“Both wise and clever, full of fun and surprise about a topic so central to our lives that we almost never even think about it.”

—Bill McKibben, author of Earth: Making a Life on a Tough New Planet

In the...


Why We Need Love

by Simon Van Booy HarperCollins e-books (September 14, 2010)

Provocative and eye-opening, Why We Need Love is one of three slim selections of philosophical texts and excerpts—along with Why We Fight and Why Our Decisions Don’t Matter—introduced and contextualized...


Righting the Mother Tongue: From Olde English to Email, the Tangled Story of English Spelling

by David Wolman HarperCollins e-books (October 06, 2009)

“A funny and fact-filled look at our astoundingly inconsistent written language, from Shakespeare to spell-check.”

St. Petersburg Times

 

David Wolman explores seven hundred years of trial, error, and reform...


Motherless Mothers

by Hope Edelman HarperCollins e-books (October 06, 2009)

When Hope Edelman, author of the New York Times bestseller Motherless Daughters, became a parent, she found herself revisiting the loss of her mother in ways she had never anticipated. Now the mother of two...


Past Forgetting

by Jill Robinson HarperCollins e-books (October 06, 2009)

A love story, a mystery, and a memory guide, Past Forgetting shows a writer's determination to re-create her life.Jill Robinson, novelist and author of Bed/Time/Story, wakes from a coma to discover she's lost...


How Good People Make Tough Choices Rev Ed: Resolving the Dilemmas of Ethical Living

by Rushworth M. Kidder HarperCollins e-books (November 24, 2009)

This insightful and brilliant analysis of ethics teaches readers valuable skills in evaluating tough choices and arriving at sound conclusions.

“A thought-provoking guide to enlightened and progressive personal...


Death Becomes Them

by Alix Strauss HarperCollins e-books (September 15, 2009)

Author Alix Strauss takes a provocative look at the self-imposed deaths of the famous and infamous in Death Becomes Them. In this fascinating and intimate chronicle of celebrity suicides, the spotlight shines...


She

by Robert A. Johnson HarperCollins e-books (July 21, 2009)

What does it mean to be a woman? What is the pathway to mature femininity? And what about the masculine components of a woman's personality? Robert A. Johnson explores these questions in the new edition of...


He

by Robert A. Johnson HarperCollins e-books (July 21, 2009)

What does it realy mean to be a man? What are some of the landmarks along the road to mature masculinity? And what of the feminine components of a man's personality? Robert A. Johnson explores these questions...


Battered Woman

by Lenore E. Walker HarperCollins e-books (June 23, 2009)

"A major contribution to this subject. She is thorough, practical, compassionate, and authoritative. It is a reading must."--Phyllis Chesler


The Way of Boys

by Anthony Rao, PhD & Michelle D. Seaton HarperCollins e-books (August 25, 2009)

The Way of Boys by renowned psychologist Dr. Anthony Rao is an important wake-up call to the dangers of over-medicating our male children and our current tendency to treat their active boyhood as an illness....


Hot for Words

by Marina Orlova HarperCollins e-books (August 18, 2009)

Brilliant philologist and sexy YouTube sensation Marina Orlova is Hot For Words—and you will be too when you join her on a titillating journey through the origins and meanings of words and phrases. Combining...


Parenting with Pride Latino Style

by Dr. Carmen Inoa Vazquez HarperCollins e-books (May 12, 2009)

From a distinguished psychologist, mother, and Latina, Parenting with Pride Latino Style offers the first bicultural child-rearing approach for Latino parents. This groundbreaking book supports families in raising...


The Best Kind of Loving

by Gwendolyn G. Grant HarperCollins e-books (May 05, 2009)

It has often been said that "if white America has a case of the sniffles, Black America catches walking pneumonia." When this credo is applied to relationships, common problems such as inadequate communication,...


Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance

by Robert M. Pirsig HarperCollins e-books (April 21, 2009)

Acclaimed as one of the most exciting books in the history of American letters, this modern epic became an instant bestseller upon publication in 1974, transforming a generation and continuing to inspire millions....


The Doors of Perception and Heaven and Hell

by Aldous Huxley HarperCollins e-books (September 29, 2009)

Among the most profound and influential explorations of mind-expanding psychadelic drugs ever written, here are two complete classic books—The Doors of Perception and Heaven and Hell—in which Aldous Huxley,...


Who's Writing This?

by Dan Halpern HarperCollins e-books (June 30, 2009)

Who is really controlling the pen?

Editor Daniel Halpern was profoundly curious about the creative process—so he asked fifty-five world-renowned writers to briefly muse on "the fictional persona behind the...


The Obsession: Reflections on the Tyranny of Slenderness

by Kim Chernin HarperCollins e-books (October 13, 2009)

The Obsession is a deeply committed and beautifully written analysis of our society's increasing demand that women be thin. It offers a careful, thought provoking discussion of the reasons men have encouraged...


Flow

by Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi HarperCollins e-books (October 13, 2009)

THE BESTSELLING CLASSIC ON 'FLOW' – THE KEY TO UNLOCKING MEANING, CREATIVITY, PEAK PERFORMANCE, AND TRUE HAPPINESS

Legendary psychologist Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi's famous investigations of "optimal experience"...


Carved in Sand: When Memory Fades in Mid-Life

by Cathryn Jakobson Ramin HarperCollins e-books (October 13, 2009)

Why can't you remember where you put your keys?

Or the title of the movie you saw last week?

Anyone older than forty knows that forgetfulness can be unnerving, frustrating, and sometimes terrifying. With compassion...


Things I Want My Daughters to Know

by Alexandra Stoddard HarperCollins e-books (March 17, 2009)

Thus Alexandra Stoddard introduces this book of simple, profound truths for joyful living. Stoddard, a mother, grandmother, and noted author on personal fulfillment, offers new ways to nurture ourselves, celebrate...


A Broom of One's Own

by Nancy Peacock HarperCollins e-books (October 13, 2009)

For the twice-published novelist, reading an article about herself in the National Enquirer—under the headline "Here's One for the Books: Cleaning Lady Is an Acclaimed Author"—was more than a shock. It was...


How Can I Forgive You?

by Janis A. Spring HarperCollins e-books (October 13, 2009)

Until now, we have been taught that forgiveness is good for us and that good people forgive. Dr. Spring, a gifted therapist and the award-winning author of After the Affair, proposes a radical, life-affirming...


Feeling Strong

by Ethel S. Person HarperCollins e-books (October 13, 2009)

In Feeling Strong, noted psychoanalyst Ethel S. Person redefines the notion of power. Power is often narrowly understood as the force exerted by the politicians and business leaders who seem to be in charge...


The Scent of Desire

by Rachel Herz HarperCollins e-books (October 13, 2009)

Shakespeare wrote that a rose by any other name would smell as sweet. But if you cannot smell, does the rose lose its sweetness?

The first and definitive book on the psychology of smell, The Scent of Desire...


The Dance of Deception

by Harriet Lerner HarperCollins e-books (October 13, 2009)

When The Dance of Deceptionwas published, Lerner discovered that women were not eager to identify with the subject. "Well, I don't do deception" was a common resonse.

We all "do deception", often with the intention...