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              Eating Disorders: What Everyone Needs to Know (R)

              Eating Disorders: What Everyone Needs to Know (R) (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Walsh, B. Timothy; Attia, Evelyn; Glasofer, Deborah R.

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              Eating disorders are potentially life-threatening psychiatric illnesses commonly accompanied by serious medical problems. They typically appear during adolescence or early adulthood, a time when young people are heading to college or interviewing for a first job. Many people reco...ver fully from eating disorders, but others become chronically ill, and symptoms can continue into middle age and beyond. Written by leading authorities in eating disorders research and treatment, Eating Disorders: What Everyone Needs to Know answers common questions about eating disorders, including anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, and binge eating disorder, as well as a newly described condition, avoidant/restrictive food intake disorder (ARFID). Practical yet authoritative, the book defines the eating disorders, explains what we know about them based on the latest science, and describes how treatment works. Importantly, the book dispels common myths about eating disorders, such as the notion that they occur only amongst the affluent, that they affect only girls and women, or that they simply result from environmental factors such as the fashion industry and society's obsession with thinness. In reality, as the book explains, there is substantial evidence that eating disorders are brain-based illnesses that do not discriminate, and that they have been around for a very long time. Eating Disorders: What Everyone Needs to Know is essential reading for those seeking authoritative and current information about these often misunderstood illnesses.
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              ISBN 9780190926601
              Released NZ 15 Jul 2020
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series What Everyone Needs to Know (R)
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              Radicalization to Terrorism: What Everyone Needs to Know (R)

              Radicalization to Terrorism: What Everyone Needs to Know (R) (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Moskalenko, Sophia; McCauley, Clark R.

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              Radicalization to Terrorism: What Everyone Needs to Know synthesizes original and existing research to answer the questions raised after each new terrorist attack. It enables readers to see beyond the relentless news cycle to understand where terrorism comes from - and how best t...o respond to it.
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              ISBN 9780190862589
              Released NZ 15 Jun 2020
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
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              Rethinking Oral History and Tradition: An Indigenous Perspective
               

              Rethinking Oral History and Tradition: An Indigenous Perspective (Hardback)

              By Mahuika, Nepia

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              Indigenous Oral History explores a specific indigenous community approach to oral history. It compares and contrasts popular definitions and practices used by both oral historians and oral traditionalists, examining whether or not each resonates with indigenous perspectives regar...ding the form, methods, theories and politics of oral history.
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              ISBN 9780190681685
              Released NZ 20 Nov 2019
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
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              Series Oxford Oral History Series
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              PTSD: What Everyone Needs to Know (R)

              PTSD: What Everyone Needs to Know (R) (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Rothbaum, Barbara O.; Rauch, Sheila A. M.

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              What is posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), and who experiences it? Why do some people develop PTSD after a traumatic event, while others do not? What are the unique impacts of trauma on children? Are there effective treatments for traumatic stress disorders? PTSD: What Everyon...e Needs to Know is a scientifically-supported yet accessible resource on a disorder that affects up to 7% of adults during their lifetime. Utilizing a reader-friendly Q&A format, the book demystifies and defines PTSD, explaining that, despite popular opinion and countless media portrayals, this is not simply a disorder for combat veterans. Instead, survivors of any life-threatening event can experience PTSD. Beginning with an overview of common types of trauma, internationally-renowned experts on traumatic stress Barbara Rothbaum and Sheila Rauch then go on to describe the effects of PTSD, what can trigger the disorder, and who is likely to experience it. They explain how the most effective treatments work, and guide readers on how to be a source of support and understanding for those who have experienced trauma. Drawing attention to the pervasiveness of traumatic experiences in our lives and in culture and society, PTSD: What Everyone Needs to Know is a must-read for anyone seeking authoritative and current information about this often misunderstood disorder.
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              ISBN 9780190930363
              Released NZ 15 Jul 2020
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              Quantum Reality: The Quest for the Real Meaning of Quantum Mechanics - a Game of Theories

              Quantum Reality: The Quest for the Real Meaning of Quantum Mechanics - a Game of Theories (Hardback)

              By Baggott, Jim

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              Quantum mechanics is one of the most successful of scientific theories, but what does it actually mean? From Schrodinger's Cat to Many Worlds, Jim Baggott guides us through the many attempts to determine its meaning. Richard Feynman once declared that 'nobody understands quantum ...mechanics'. This book will tell you why.
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              ISBN 9780198830153
              Released NZ 9 Jul 2020
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              Leading with Feeling: Nine Strategies of Emotionally Intelligent Leadership

              Leading with Feeling: Nine Strategies of Emotionally Intelligent Leadership (Hardback)

              By Cherniss, Cary; Roche, Cornelia

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              Describes how 25 outstanding leaders used emotional intelligence to deal with critical challenges and opportunities. Featuring commentary from the leaders themselves, Leading with Feeling distills their experiences into nine strategies that can help anyone be more effective at wo...rk. Each chapter features activities designed to help readers apply the strategies to their own working lives.
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              ISBN 9780190698942
              Released NZ 15 Jun 2020
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              The Oxford Illustrated History of the Book
               

              The Oxford Illustrated History of the Book (Hardback)

              Edited by Raven, James

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                13 Aug 20

              An edited volume mapping the history of the book, from the Ancient World through to the rapidly changing world of the book in the second decade of the 21st century.

              ISBN 9780198702986
              Released NZ 13 Aug 2020
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              Renewable Energy: A Very Short Introduction

              Renewable Energy: A Very Short Introduction (Paperback)

              By Jelley, Nick

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              With growing concerns over climate change and air pollution, the need to switch from fossil fuels to clean and renewable sources of energy has become pressing. Here, Nick Jelley describes the main renewables, explains how wind and solar farms can provide the cheapest energy in ma...ny parts of the world, and calls for urgent action.
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              ISBN 9780198825401
              Released NZ 12 Mar 2020
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
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              Series Very Short Introductions
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              Refugees: A Very Short Introduction
               

              Refugees: A Very Short Introduction (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Loescher, Gil

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                28 May 21

              Refugees are one of the great contemporary challenges the world is confronting, and the international community struggles to provide adequate responses to refugee needs. Gil Loescher explores the causes and consequences of the contemporary refugee crisis for both sending and rece...iving states, for global order, and for refugees themselves.
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              ISBN 9780198811787
              Released NZ 28 May 2021
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
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              You Talkin' To Me?: The Unruly History of New York English

              You Talkin' To Me?: The Unruly History of New York English (Hardback)

              By White (Assistant Professor, English, Assistant Professor, English, Stony Brook University)

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              You Talkin' to Me? explores the hidden history of English in New York City - a history that encompasses social class, immigration, culture, economics, and, of course, real estate. Elyse Graham illuminates a new dimension of the city's landscape through entertaining stories of New... York's most famous characters and cultural institutions, from Broadway to the newsroom.
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              ISBN 9780190657215
              Released NZ 15 Jun 2020
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              Series The Dialects of North America
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