Should Juveniles Be Tried As Adults
Erich Fromm?s innovative analysis of the Old Testament as a striking early example of radical humanism The Old Testament is one of the most carefully studied books in the world?s history. It is also one of the most misunderstood. This founding text of the world?s three largest religions is also, Erich Fromm argues, an impressive radical humanist...
Publisher : Open Road Media
published : 2013
This book is a thought-provoking read that sets out a framework for thinking about the way we interact with one another. It helps us make sense of the feelings we have when we are successful and not successful in providing help for other people. The author looks at the early research in psychotherapy on this subject and also at attachment theory and...
Publisher : Karnac Books
published : 2005
The Law As It Could Be gathers Fiss?s most important work on procedure, adjudication and public reason, introduced by the author and including contextual introductions for each piece?some of which are among the most cited in Twentieth Century legal studies. Fiss surveys the legal terrain between the landmark cases of Brown v. Board of Education...
Publisher : NYU Press
published : 2003
Having children transforms us -- by the amazing power of our love for them and theirs for us, by the anger they are able to evoke in us, and because in order to be good parents to our children, we must admit we are no longer children ourselves. In As Good as I Could Be, bestselling author Susan Cheever describes that transformation in passionate,...
Publisher : Simon & Schuster
published : 2001
Substantially expanded and updated, this classic volume provides therapists with detailed information on how to treat sexual abuse survivors more effectively. Dr. Briere offers an integrated theory of postabuse symptom development and suggests certain core phenomena that account for many of the psychosocial difficulties associated with childhood sexual...
Publisher : Springer Publishing Company
published : 1996
"New York Times" bestselling author Bob Greene recounts his friendship with four men he's known since kindergarten showing how it progressed over the years through their experience of learning that one of them is dying. They grew up together, got in trouble together, and learned about life while they also went their separate ways.
Publisher : HarperCollins
published : 2006
The size of government is arguably the most controversial discussion in United States politics, and this issue won't fade from prominence any time soon. There must surely be a tipping point beyond which more government taxing and spending harms the economy, but where is that point? In this accessible book, best-selling authors Jeff Madrick, Jon Bakija,...
Publisher : University of California Press
published : 2016
Drawing from the horizons of science, today's leading thinkers reveal the hidden threats nobody is talking about?and expose the false fears everyone else is distracted by. What should we be worried about? That is the question John Brockman, publisher of Edge.org ("The world's smartest website"? The Guardian ), posed to the planet's most influential...
Publisher : HarperCollins
published : 2014