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  • Disaster Mental Health Counseling

    A Guide to Preparing and Responding

    This timely book provides current research and skill-building information on Disaster Mental Health Counseling for counselors, educators, students, and mental health responders in agencies, schools, universities, and private practice. Recognized experts in the field detail effective clinical interventions with survivors in the immediate, intermediate, and long-term aftermath of traumatic events ... Read more

    $54.00 USD

  • Musings of a Medical Dinosaur: Who we are, How we got here and Where we are going

    With thirty-Five years of clinical experience as a Canadian family physician and a master’s degree in bioethics, Barry explores the practice of medicine like a scientist studying a new-found species: Homo sapiens.Using countless anonymized clinical stories, he leads the reader through an exploration not only of the health-care system but the human condition as well.Going right back to the big bang ... Read more

    $9.99 USD

  • The Adversity Paradox

    An Unconventional Guide to Achieving Uncommon Business Success

    Harvey Mackay, Doris Christopher, Pete Dawkins, Clay Jones and John Pappajohn know that the answer to how you recover from career toppling adversity, and then go on to achieve pinnacles of success lies in firsthand knowledge of "the adversity paradox". They all attest to having found that the knowledge they gained from overcoming adversity played such a crucial role in their success trajectories, ... Read more

    $11.99 USD

  • Principles of Laparoscopic Surgery

    Basic and Advanced Techniques

    In the five years since laparoscopic methods have gained widespread use in general surgery, a wealth of experience has accumulated. The surgical pioneers who rec ognized the potential value of laparoscopy for treatment many years previously certainly deserve a great deal of credit for their farsightedness. In a sense, however, the changes of the past few years amount to the development of a whole ... Read more

    $134.09 USD

  • Raising Spirits

    How a Conjuror’s Tale Was Transmitted across the Enlightenment

    by J. Barry ...
    series Palgrave Historical Studies in Witchcraft and Magic
    Despite supernatural scepticism, stories about spirits were regularly printed and shared throughout the 18th and 19th centuries. This case-study in the transmission of a single story (of a young gunsmith near Bristol conjuring spirits, leading to his early death) reveals both how and why successive generations found meaning in such accounts. ... Read more

    $72.89 USD

  • Bishops, Bourbons, and Big Mules

    A History of the Episcopal Church in Alabama

    series Religion and American Culture
    Bishops, Bourbons, and Big Mules tells the story of how the Episcopal Church gained influence over Alabama’s cultural, political, and economic arenas despite being a denominational minority in the state.The consensus of southern historians is that, since the Second Great Awakening, evangelicalism has dominated the South. This is certainly true when one considers the extent to which southern ... Read more

    $39.99 USD $35.99 USD

  • Grand River

    GRAND RIVER takes the MacLeod family from Scotland to Nova Scotia and beyond, enduring the hardships of immigration and war, love and loss, crime and punishment. It focuses on three brothers who make their way through major historic events of the 20th century and explores the complex relationships that constitute family.Neil, the impetuous brother who enlists in the army in 1914 without informing ... Read more

    $8.01 USD

  • Urban and Regional Planning in Canada

    Originally published in 1987, this book presents a wide-ranging review of urban, regional, economic, and environmental planning in Canada. A comprehensive source of information on Canadian planning policies, it addresses the wide variations between Canadian provinces. While acknowledging similarities with programs and policies in the United States and Britain, the author documents the ... Read more

    $54.95 USD

  • Sedimentology of Shale

    Study Guide and Reference Source

    We wrote Sedimentology of Shale primarily because we lacked a handy, reasonably comprehensive source of information and ideas about shales for students in our sedimentology program. It was also our feeling that the time for shales to receive more study had finally arrived. Sedimentology of Shale also seems very timely because today more sedimentologists are interested in shales. Certainly in the ... Read more

    $98.09 USD

  • Energy, Land and Public Policy

    Book 5 - Energy and Environmental Policy Series
    The development of alternative forms of energy supply since the mid-1970s has brought with it a range of new issues and concerns, ranging from nuclear waste disposal to land use planning for energy efficiency. This latest volume in the acclaimed Energy Policy Studies series brings together an interdisciplinary group of researchers to examine the relationship between energy and planning policy, ... Read more

    $52.95 USD

  • Molecular Embryology

    How Molecules Give Birth to Animals

    Molecular Embryology explains in simple terms the molecular interactions that transform an egg to a complex embryo that in the end gives rise to a fully-formed animal. In doing so, the book covers one hundred and fifty years of experiments that have led to our present understanding of these molecular interactions. As the text progresses, the reader will gain a sense of the developmental ... Read more

    $74.95 USD

  • Witchcraft and Demonology in South-West England, 1640-1789

    by J. Barry ...
    series Palgrave Historical Studies in Witchcraft and Magic
    Using south-western England as a focus for considering the continued place of witchcraft and demonology in provincial culture in the period between the English and French revolutions, Barry shows how witch-beliefs were intricately woven into the fabric of daily life, even at a time when they arguably ceased to be of interest to the educated. ... Read more

    $116.09 USD