Attached Book
Score: 3.5
From 9 Ratings

Attached


  • Author : Amir Levine
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2010-12-30
  • Genre: Family & Relationships
  • Pages : 304
  • ISBN 10 : 1101475161

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Attached Book Description :

Is there a science to love? In this groundbreaking book, psychiatrist and neuroscientist Amir Levine and psychologist Rachel S. F. Heller reveal how an understanding of attachment theory-the most advanced relationship science in existence today-can help us find and sustain love. Attachment theory forms the basis for many bestselling books on the parent/child relationship, but there has yet to be an accessible guide to what this fascinating science has to tell us about adult romantic relationships-until now. Attachment theory owes its inception to British psychologist and psychoanalyst John Bowlby, who in the 1950s examined the tremendous impact that our early relationships with our parents or caregivers has on the people we become. Also central to attachment theory is the discovery that our need to be in a close relationship with one or more individuals is embedded in our genes. In Attached, Levine and Heller trace how these evolutionary influences continue to shape who we are in our relationships today. According to attachment theory, every person behaves in relationships in one of three distinct ways: *ANXIOUS people are often preoccupied with their relationships and tend to worry about their partner's ability to love them back. *AVOIDANT people equate intimacy with a loss of independence and constantly try to minimize closeness. *SECURE people feel comfortable with intimacy and are usually warm and loving. Attached guides readers in determining what attachment style they and their mate (or potential mates) follow. It also offers readers a wealth of advice on how to navigate their relationships more wisely given their attachment style and that of their partner. An insightful look at the science behind love, Attached offers readers a road map for building stronger, more fulfilling connections.

Attached Book
Score: 3.5
From 9 Ratings

Attached


  • Author : Amir Levine
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2012-01-05
  • Genre: Self-Help
  • Pages : 294
  • ISBN 10 : 9781585429134

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Attached Book Description :

Introduces the theory of adult attachment as an advanced relationship science that can enable individuals to find and sustain love, offering insight into the roles of genetics and early family life in how people approach relationships.

Attached Book
Score: 4
From 1 Ratings

Attached


  • Author : Amir Levine
  • Publisher : Rodale
  • Release Date : 2011-05-19
  • Genre: Self-Help
  • Pages : 304
  • ISBN 10 : 9781743280102

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Attached Book Description :

We now know that the desire to become attached to a partner is a natural human drive. And according to the new science of attachment, every person behaves in relationships in one of three distinct ways: 1) ANXIOUS people are often preoccupied with their relationships and tend to worry about their partner's ability to love them back. 2) AVOIDANT people equate intimacy with a loss of independence and constantly try to minimise closeness. 3) SECURE people feel comfortable with intimacy and are usually warm and loving. Dr Amir Levine and Rachel Heller help you understand the three attachment styles, identify your own and recognise the styles of others so that you can find compatible partners or improve your existing relationship. Packed with fascinating psychology and case studies from successful - and unsuccessful - couples you can discover how to avoid the Anxious-Avoidant trap, why Secures can partner any type and how to love the Secure way. Attached is your road map to the perfect match and lasting love.

Attached Book
Score: 3.5
From 8 Ratings

Attached


  • Author : Amir Levine
  • Publisher : Pan Macmillan
  • Release Date : 2011-06-03
  • Genre: Family & Relationships
  • Pages : 304
  • ISBN 10 : 9781447205425

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Attached Book Description :

'A groundbreaking book that redefines what it means to be in a relationship.' – John Gray, PhD., bestselling author of Men Are from Mars, Women Are from Venus An insightful look at the science behind love, Attached offers readers a road map for building stronger, more fulfilling connections. Is there a science to love? In this groundbreaking book, psychiatrist and neuroscientist Amir Levine and psychologist Rachel S. F. Heller reveal how an understanding of attachment theory – the most advanced relationship science in existence today – can help us find and sustain love. Pioneered by psychologist John Bowlby in the 1950s, the field of attachment explains that each of us behaves in relationships in one of three distinct ways: Anxious people are often preoccupied with their relationships and tend to worry about their partner’s ability to love them back. Avoidant people equate intimacy with a loss of independence and constantly try to minimize closeness. Secure people feel comfortable with intimacy and are usually warm and loving. With fascinating psychological insight, quizzes and case studies, Dr Amir Levine and Rachel Heller help you understand the three attachment styles, identify your own and recognize the styles of others so that you can find compatible partners or improve your existing relationship.

Becoming Attached Book

Becoming Attached


  • Author : Robert Karen
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 1998
  • Genre: Family & Relationships
  • Pages : 498
  • ISBN 10 : 0195115015

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Becoming Attached Book Description :

In this "provocative primer on the nature versus nurture debate" ("Mirabella"), psychologist and noted journalist Robert Karen offers fresh insights into some of the most fundamental questions of emotional life. He traces the history of attachment theory through the controversial work of John Bowlby, a British psychoanalyst, and Mary Ainsworth, an American developmental psychologist, who together launched a revolution in child psychology.

No Strings Attached Book

No Strings Attached


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  • Publisher : Pioneer Drama Service, Inc.
  • Release Date :
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Three Dimensional Attached Viscous Flow Book

Three Dimensional Attached Viscous Flow


  • Author : Ernst Heinrich Hirschel
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2013-10-29
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 391
  • ISBN 10 : 9783642413780

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Three Dimensional Attached Viscous Flow Book Description :

Viscous flow is treated usually in the frame of boundary-layer theory and as two-dimensional flow. Books on boundary layers give at most the describing equations for three-dimensional boundary layers, and solutions often only for some special cases. This book provides basic principles and theoretical foundations regarding three-dimensional attached viscous flow. Emphasis is put on general three-dimensional attached viscous flows and not on three-dimensional boundary layers. This wider scope is necessary in view of the theoretical and practical problems to be mastered in practice. The topics are weak, strong, and global interaction, the locality principle, properties of three-dimensional viscous flow, thermal surface effects, characteristic properties, wall compatibility conditions, connections between inviscid and viscous flow, flow topology, quasi-one- and two-dimensional flows, laminar-turbulent transition and turbulence. Though the primary flight speed range is that of civil air transport vehicles, flows past other flying vehicles up to hypersonic speeds are also considered. Emphasis is put on general three-dimensional attached viscous flows and not on three-dimensional boundary layers, as this wider scope is necessary in view of the theoretical and practical problems that have to be overcome in practice. The specific topics covered include weak, strong, and global interaction; the locality principle; properties of three-dimensional viscous flows; thermal surface effects; characteristic properties; wall compatibility conditions; connections between inviscid and viscous flows; flow topology; quasi-one- and two-dimensional flows; laminar-turbulent transition; and turbulence. Detailed discussions of examples illustrate these topics and the relevant phenomena encountered in three-dimensional viscous flows. The full governing equations, reference-temperature relations for qualitative considerations and estimations of flow properties, and coordinates for fuselages and

Strings Attached Book

Strings Attached


  • Author : Roy Schlemme
  • Publisher : Author House
  • Release Date : 2012-03-26
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages : 132
  • ISBN 10 : 9781468554663

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Strings Attached Book Description :

Decisions! Decisions! There come times in ones life when important choices have to be made...and this is one of them. Well assume that, as a wise and thoughtful soul, after perusing and thoroughly enjoying Roy Schlemmes Strings Attached, you find yourself ready to seek further like-minded cartoon enjoyment. Well, here are five possibilities from which to pick. Your big problem, obviously a tough choice, is which of Schlemmes books to order. (We could say Get all five, but that would label us crass commercialists.) All are published by authorhouse.com in paperback with most also available as E-books. Order wisely and well. A cartoonists career is at stake here.

Strings Attached Book

Strings Attached


  • Author : Diane DeCillis
  • Publisher : Wayne State University Press
  • Release Date : 2014-05-01
  • Genre: Poetry
  • Pages : 112
  • ISBN 10 : 9780814340141

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Strings Attached Book Description :

In Strings Attached, poet Diane DeCillis takes inspiration from the story of the elephant calf with a thin rope tied to its leg. Even when it grows into a massive animal, the elephant thinks the same string still restrains it and never attempts to break free. This powerful, funny, and sometimes self-deprecating collection considers all the ways that strings bind us in relationships and explores their constant tightening and loosening. Although we may never sever the strings attached to our wounds, DeCillis shows that when given enough slack we can create the illusion of having been set free. The poems in Strings Attached consider tension in a variety of relationships. The short string of an American girl raised in Detroit by a resentful Lebanese grandmother whose culture values boys over girls. The attachment to a strong mother who exemplifies feminism but who is mostly absent in order to support the family. The cosmopolitan father who abandons but captivates, and the strings of relationships with older men, built on longing for the missing father. The long strings of a secret life that teach you to be distant. The strings that cuff you to your home, and the triumph of loosening them after years of agoraphobia. The frayed strings that come from being too American in a Lebanese culture. The strings of food and tradition that connect to family and friends. DeCillis’s verse reflects an insistent search for identity and the happy discovery that outsider status can be a good thing, a kind of earned badge that provides new ways of seeing. All poetry readers will relate to the personal and perceptive verse of this debut collection.

Attached at the Heart Book

Attached at the Heart


  • Author : Barbara Nicholson
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2013-08-06
  • Genre: Family & Relationships
  • Pages : 384
  • ISBN 10 : 9780757317460

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Attached at the Heart Book Description :

"Trust me. This is the only baby book you'll ever need! It's amazing, heartwarming, and completely user-friendly. Just add your heart!" --Christiane Northrup, MD, author of Mother-Daughter Wisdom, The Wisdom of Menopause, and Women's Bodies, Women's Wisdom Attached at the Heart offers readers practical parenting advice for the modern age. In its most basic form, "attachment parenting" is instinctive. A crying baby is comforted and kept close to parents for protection. If hungry, he or she is breastfed. And while it is understood that there is no such thing as perfect parenting, research suggests that there is a strong correlation between a heightened sense of respect, empathy, and affection in those children raised the "attachment parenting" way. In this controversial book, readers will gain much needed insight into childrearing while learning to trust the intuitive knowledge of their child, ultimately building a strong foundation that will strengthen the parent-child bond. Using the Eight Principles of Parenting, readers will learn: How to prepare for baby before birth Why breastfeeding is a must for busy moms When to start feeding solid food How to respond to temper tantrums Sleeping safety guidelines and the benefits of cosleeping Tips for short separation How to practice positive discipline and its rewards Tips for finding and maintaining balance The benefits of using a baby sling and implementing infant massage Tips on dealing with criticism from those opposed or unfamiliar with AP style The dangers surrounding traditional discipline styles of parenting Contrary to popular belief, "attachment parenting" has been practiced in one form or another since recorded history. Over the years, it had been slowly replaced by a more detached parenting style—a style that is now believed by experts to be a lead contributing factor to suicide, depression, and violence. The concept of "attachment parenting"—a term originally coined by parenting experts William and Martha S

No Strings Attached Book

No Strings Attached


  • Author : Rachel Nafziger Hartzler
  • Publisher : Wipf and Stock Publishers
  • Release Date : 2013-04-30
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages : 344
  • ISBN 10 : 9781621896357

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No Strings Attached Book Description :

No Strings Attached is the story of a Mennonite congregation in Indiana that existed for eighty-six years. The congregation began during the social and religious turmoil of the 1920s when some Mennonites in North America held to rigid doctrines and ethics implemented by central authority, and others operated with a congregational polity and became more assimilated into secular culture. The struggle between these two different understandings of faithfulness was most passionately played out in northern Indiana. Placing the narrative of this congregation within the context of 500 years of Mennonite history illustrates the grace and the tension that has both beset and empowered a unique group of people who began as radical reformers. Although no strings attached refers to the women's headwear during the 1920s, which had no strings, it could also be the story of the pastor eating lunch on the peak of the steep roof of the church building! Reflecting on stories of these Mennonite people is an invitation to move into the future with courageous hope. Believing and behaving differently has not prevented Middlebury Mennonites from treating each other respectfully, living in a community of love, joy, and peace, and offering God's healing and hope to each other and to the world.

Strings Attached Book
Score: 4
From 4 Ratings

Strings Attached


  • Author : Joanne Lipman
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2013-11-07
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages : 352
  • ISBN 10 : 9781471125768

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Strings Attached Book Description :

Strings Attachedis the story of a brilliant, but ferocious music teacher who came to be known as Mr K. A Ukrainian immigrant who survived an abusive childhood to become a noted resident and teacher, Mr K used music as a means of escape. The authors, who spent their childhoods in the late 60s and 70s, rehearsing and playing together as young musicians, bring the extraordinary character of Mr K to life - from his days as a forced Nazi labourer; to his home life as a husband to an invalid wife; to his heart-breaking search to find his missing daughter; to the terrifying challenges he hurtled from behind the music stand.

Strings Attached Book

Strings Attached


  • Author : Gay Walley
  • Publisher : Univ. Press of Mississippi
  • Release Date : 2014-12
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1617037273

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Strings Attached Book Description :

A lyric story of love's stranglehold on a father and daughter

Strings Attached Book
Score: 4
From 26 Ratings

Strings Attached


  • Author : Judy Blundell
  • Publisher : Scholastic
  • Release Date : 2011-11-03
  • Genre: New York (N.Y.)
  • Pages : 368
  • ISBN 10 : 9781407130385

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Strings Attached Book Description :

Kit Corrigan has always dreamed of being a star. But in order to get there, she needs to break up with Billy, who's going to Korea, and leave her family behind in Providence, RI, to move to New York City. She finds small roles, and a hard city to live in. She finds out that she's made a deal with Billy's father, Nate (a lawyer who defends mobsters), and has to do what he asks of her. And she finds a mystery that she needs to solve in order to protect the people she loves.

Strings Attached Book

Strings Attached


  • Author : Ruth W. Grant
  • Publisher : Princeton University Press
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages : 202
  • ISBN 10 : 9780691151601

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Strings Attached Book Description :

Incentives can be found everywhere--in schools, businesses, factories, and government--influencing people's choices about almost everything, from financial decisions and tobacco use to exercise and child rearing. So long as people have a choice, incentives seem innocuous. But Strings Attached demonstrates that when incentives are viewed as a kind of power rather than as a form of exchange, many ethical questions arise: How do incentives affect character and institutional culture? Can incentives be manipulative or exploitative, even if people are free to refuse them? What are the responsibilities of the powerful in using incentives? Ruth Grant shows that, like all other forms of power, incentives can be subject to abuse, and she identifies their legitimate and illegitimate uses. Grant offers a history of the growth of incentives in early twentieth-century America, identifies standards for judging incentives, and examines incentives in four areas--plea bargaining, recruiting medical research subjects, International Monetary Fund loan conditions, and motivating students. In every case, the analysis of incentives in terms of power yields strikingly different and more complex judgments than an analysis that views incentives as trades, in which the desired behavior is freely exchanged for the incentives offered. Challenging the role and function of incentives in a democracy, Strings Attached questions whether the penchant for constant incentivizing undermines active, autonomous citizenship. Readers of this book are sure to view the ethics of incentives in a new light.

Strings Attached Book

Strings Attached


  • Author : William Starling
  • Publisher : Biteback Publishing
  • Release Date : 2012-10-15
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages : 416
  • ISBN 10 : 9781849544788

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Strings Attached Book Description :

Strings Attached is the much anticipated authorised biography of John Williams, one of the most accomplished and celebrated musicians of his generation. From his childhood in Australia to his stellar career in London and around the world, John Williams has lived an extraordinary life. Master of the classical repertoire, he took the guitar to a wider audience with the band SKY and by his championing of the music of South America and Africa. William Starling came to know John Williams through their mutual friend, jazz guitarist John Etheridge. As their friendship developed, he put it to the maestro that it was time for a biography. To his lasting amazement, the famously private Williams agreed. Strings Attached is the product of extensive research and uniquely privileged access to John Williams, his family, friends and musical associates. It is the first telling of the fascinating life and career of a world-renowned musician and, equally, the story of a man and the making of his identity.

Living Life with Strings Attached Book

Living Life with Strings Attached


  • Author : Cari Kaufman
  • Publisher : Lulu.com
  • Release Date : 2010-03-01
  • Genre:
  • Pages : 66
  • ISBN 10 : 9780557315642

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Living Life with Strings Attached Book Description :

Do you ever get the feeling your friends are plastic?That you work, play and worship with a bunch of mannequins with painted on smiles that conceal a great hollowness inside? Maybe you feel this way because you are one too - going through life with "friends" who are actually only acquaintances and no one with whom you can share the secrets of your soul and the wonders of God's grace. This book can fix that. Certified coach, professional speaker, and decorated military officer Cari Kaufman reveals a simple process for forming deep, strong, and meaningful relationships with those around you. The result is a tightly-knit web of fast friends who know each other at an intimate level and accept each other without reservation. It is a picture of God's design for relationship. What Facebook did for widening your acquaintance base, Strings Attached will do for deepening and strengthening your bond with true friends.