Books tagged: moral development

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Conscience: Forensic Psychology
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,740. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Forensic psychology, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
Conscience: Forensic Psychology, by Soni S. Werner, Ph.D. is a textbook for college students who are majoring in psychology. It has three main chapters focusing on the prevention, intervention and rehabilitation of criminals. Within each chapter are three perspectives, including a physiological view of the conscience, social influences on the conscience, and a spiritual view of the conscience.
The Righteously Mimetic Mind
Series: Reflections on Mimesis, Politics, and History. You set the price! Words: 11,920. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Psychology » Developmental / general
This essay connects the dots between “The Righteous Mind”, the recent success of Jonathan Haidt about the evolutionary foundations of morality and mimetic theory developed by Rene Girard around the key concepts of imitative desire and scapegoating. To my knowledge, the two theories are the best tools available today to interpret human moral and political behavior.
The Freemasons Key
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,030. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011 by Cornerstone Book Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit, Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy
Symbolism is the language of Freemasonry. But what is symbolism? Why does Masonry use it? Who else has used symbolism? Some of the great minds in Masonic history (Albert Mackey, Joseph Fort Newton, Oliver Day Street, H. L. Haywood and more) answer these and other questions concerning the Masonic method of teaching as well as explain the symbolism of the Masonic degrees.
Why They Do It: Beliefs & Emotional Gratification Lead to Violence
Price: Free! Words: 3,600. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
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Beliefs and emotional gratification are core issues in violent acts. Other explanations such as mental illness and being victims themselves take second place to belief systems. Through case studies, the author shows how beliefs and gratification are central to understanding and preventing violence
The NEATS: A Child & Family Assessment
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 39,010. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
This book describes five areas of human functioning that are fundamental to child and family development. They are neurobiology, executive function, attachment, trauma, and self-regulation. Parents and professionals will find this handbook helpful as they work together to promote children's optimal development. Includes case studies to illustrate main points.
Will the Soccer Star
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,750. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
The last few seconds of the soccer game. The score is tied. Will does a fake and then shoots the ball to Roz, who scores. Roz and Will are heroes. At the next game, Will thinks the other team is talking about his twitching eye and rolling shoulder. They really are talking about the play he made with Roz. Will learns everyone has vulnerabilities. Kids who don’t get it need someone to talk to.
School Violence & Workplace Violence: Risk Assessment
Price: Free! Words: 4,030. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Risk assessment for violence involves the investigation of five factors: These factors are 1 ) precipitating events, 2) patterns of direct statements, 3) circumstances that increase the likelihood of violence, 4) signs of cumulative stress, and 5) indicators of lowered risks for violence. This article describes a risk assessment based on these factors. For school violence and workplace violence
How to Teach Children to be Sex Offenders
Price: Free! Words: 7,260. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social services
This small book outlines steps parents can take to teach children how to be sex offenders. It's easy. This part is satire. Next I discuss what parents and a concerned public can do to prevent children from becoming sex offenders. Prevention is hard. People must really want to do it. Apparently, not enough of us do. So, we will keep on raising children to be sex offenders. Is that what we want?
What Child Sexual Abuse Means to Abusers
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 6,090. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health
Child sexual abuse means many things to abusers, but they rarely see what they do as abuse. This article shows in perpetrators’ own words what child sexual abuse means to them. By understanding what abusers get out of sexual abuse, survivors can see that who is at fault. It is not survivors. By "starting where abusers are," more effective policies and programs are possible.
Two Boys, Similar Backgrounds: One Goes To Prison and One Does Not: Why?
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 1,370. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
This article tells the stories of two boys who grew up in the same middle-class neighborhood. One went to prison and the other did not. What were the differences in these two lives?