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Erik H. Erikson and Basic Trust vs. Basic Mistrust (Psychosocial Stages of Development)
By L.P. Middler
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,590. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014 by Critical Mass Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Developmental / lifespan development
Basic Trust vs. Basic Mistrust is the stage of the infant. After birth, we slowly familiarize our environment, eventually knowing that if Mother walks away, she will be back. Teething brings conflict as biting, the only relief, causes Mother to shy away. But if all goes well, we maintain ourselves against feelings of separation. If not, neuroses may develop, even schizo-depressive states.
The Book of Change: Loving vs. Evolving Relationships
By Laurie Izzy
Series: The Book of Change: A Tapestry of 21st Century Culture. Price: Free! Words: 32,920. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / general
My goal for Volume 3 is to explore the world of modern human relationships to see what can be learned through a variety of examples. I believe we are capable of compassionate, loving relationships regardless of race, religion, sexual orientation or social class even though the human species is currently in a state of disrepair and indifference when it comes to how we treat one another.
Perspectives on the Issue: Parents or Peers 14 Perspectives on the Issue
By Steven Carley
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,830. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Developmental / adolescent
Perspectives on the Issue Parents or Peers 14 Perspectives on the Issue discusses whether it is parents or peers possessing the greater effect on child development. This issue is not a new one yet hear it again from the perspectives of 14 different individuals adding their unique take to the issue.
Know Your Shadow
By Don McDougle
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,510. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Developmental / lifespan development
This is an introduction to a series on Shadow Facilitation. It is the first of this series. Each new book will speak of different levels of this process.
Mothers and Sons: How the Maternal Attachment Experience Affects Boys’ Emotional and Social Development
By Dr. Debi Smith
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 18,320. Language: American English. Published: October 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Interpersonal relations
This academic exploration of the mother-child relationship gives particular attention to its specific impact on male children and their emotional development. The issue of nature and nurture is addressed, as is the complex topic of boys and vulnerable emotions, with particular emphasis on guilt, humiliation, and shame; anxiety and depression; and anger and rage.