Attachments
Score: 4.5
From 634 Ratings

Attachments


  • Author: Rainbow Rowell
  • Release Date : 2011-04-14
  • Genre: Romantic Comedy
  • File Size: 1340544 Bytes


From the award-winning, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Wayward Son, Fangirl, Carry On, and Landline comes a hilarious and heartfelt novel about an office romance that blossoms one email at a time....Beth Fremont and Jennifer Scribner-Snyder know that somebody is monitoring their work e-mail. (Everybody in the newsroom knows. It's company policy.) But they can't quite bring themselves to take it seriously. They go on sending each other endless and endlessly hilarious e-mails, discussing every aspect of their personal lives.Meanwhile, Lincoln O'Neill can't believe this is his job now—reading other people's e-mail. When he applied to be “internet security officer,” he pictured himself building firewalls and crushing hackers—not wri...

Attachments
Score: 5
From 8 Ratings

Attachments


  • Author: Tim Clinton
  • Release Date : 2009-02-15
  • Genre: Self-Improvement
  • File Size: 1147168 Bytes


The answer to why people feel and act the way they do lies in the profound effect of a child's bonding process with his or her parents. How successfully we form and maintain relationships throughout life is related to those early issues of "attachment." The author has cited four primary bonding styles that explain why people love, feel, and act the way they do. This book is for anyone who desires closeness, especially in the most intimate relationships: marriage, parenting, close friends, and ultimately with God....

Queer Attachments

Queer Attachments


  • Author : Sally Munt
  • Publisher : Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0754649210


Queer Attachments Book Description :

In Queer Attachments, Sally R. Munt explores the vicissitudes of shame across a range of texts, cultural milieux, historical locations and geographical spaces. This passionately argued book is an interdisciplinary synthesis of cultural politics, emotions theory and narrative that challenges us to think about the queerly creative proclivities of shame....

Nurturing Attachments

Nurturing Attachments


  • Author : Kim S. Golding
  • Publisher : Jessica Kingsley Publishers
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781843106142


Nurturing Attachments Book Description :

Nurturing Attachments combines the experience and wisdom of parents and carers with that of professionals to provide support and practical guidance for foster and adoptive parents looking after children with insecure attachment relationships. It gives an overview of attachment theory and a step-by-step model of parenting which provides the reader with a tried-and-tested framework for developing resilience and emotional growth. Featuring throughout are the stories of Catherine, Zoe, Marcus and Luke, four fictional children in foster care or adoptive homes, who are used to illustrate the ideas and strategies described. The book offers sound advice and provides exercises for parents and their children, as well as useful tools that supervising social wor...

Violent Attachments

Violent Attachments


  • Author : J. Reid Meloy
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release Date : 1992
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780876685372


Violent Attachments Book Description :

In this startling and complex investigation, Dr. Meloy begins with a simple, but profound question: why does most human violence occur between those who are emotionally involved, or more technically, within an attachment paradigm? He finds answers by applying attachment theory in the tradition of Bowlby and Ainsworth, and object relations theory in the tradition of Klein, Jacobson, Mahler, and Kernberg, to case studies of bizarre and unusual homicides. These idiographic portraits illustrate erotomanic delusional disorder, chronic catathymia, the psychopath as love object, and assassination as a form of pathological attachment. He elucidates the ways in which certain psychodynamics that inexorably move toward murder can only exist within a fixated or ...

Enhancing Early Attachments

Enhancing Early Attachments


  • Author : Lisa J. Berlin
  • Publisher : Guilford Press
  • Release Date : 2007-01-09
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781593854706


Enhancing Early Attachments Book Description :

Synthesizing the latest theory, research, and practices related to supporting early attachments, this volume provides a unique window into the major treatment and prevention approaches available today. Chapters address the theoretical and empirical bases of attachment interventions; explore the effects of attachment-related trauma and how they can be ameliorated; and describe a range of exemplary programs operating at the individual, family, and community levels. Throughout, expert authors consider cross-cutting issues such as the core components of effective services and appropriate outcome measures for attachment interventions. Also discussed are policy implications, including how programs to enhance early child - caregiver relationships fit into b...

Attachments
Score: 5
From 2 Ratings

Attachments


  • Author : Tim Clinton
  • Publisher : Thomas Nelson
  • Release Date : 2009-02-15
  • Genre: Self-Help
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781418568696


Attachments Book Description :

The answer to why people feel and act the way they do lies in the profound effect of a child's bonding process with his or her parents. How successfully we form and maintain relationships throughout life is related to those early issues of "attachment." The author has cited four primary bonding styles that explain why people love, feel, and act the way they do. This book is for anyone who desires closeness, especially in the most intimate relationships: marriage, parenting, close friends, and ultimately with God....

Human Attachment
Score: 4
From 1 Ratings

Human Attachment


  • Author : Virginia L. Colin
  • Publisher : Temple University Press
  • Release Date : 1996
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1566394597


Human Attachment Book Description :

This study explains the theory, research methodology, research results in the area of attachment, and discusses both health and pathological development in infancy, childhood, adolescence and adulthood. Personality, relationships and marriage are some of the issues assessed in attachment patterns....

Attachments

Attachments


  • Author : Harold I. Siegel
  • Publisher : iUniverse
  • Release Date : 2011-02-18
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781450285926


Attachments Book Description :

Henry, a middle-aged psychology professor, is in the midst of an unpleasant stage in his life. His past relationships with his parents have left him feeling enmeshed and bitterunappreciated and guilty. His adulterous attempt to seek affection outside his unsatisfactory marriage has ended tragically. As he privately struggles with his own insecurities, Henry embarks on an unpredictable journey to find healthy attachments. Despite repeating several unfulfilling sexual experiences with his female students, Henry makes a valid attempt to maintain some degree of professionalism. But is it a mere coincidence that Henry is teaching Attachment Theory, a course focused on healthy and unhealthy interpersonal relationships that first involve parent and child an...

Attachments
Score: 4
From 114 Ratings

Attachments


  • Author : Rainbow Rowell
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2011-04-14
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781101476345


Attachments Book Description :

From the award-winning, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Wayward Son, Fangirl, Carry On, and Landline comes a hilarious and heartfelt novel about an office romance that blossoms one email at a time.... Beth Fremont and Jennifer Scribner-Snyder know that somebody is monitoring their work e-mail. (Everybody in the newsroom knows. It's company policy.) But they can't quite bring themselves to take it seriously. They go on sending each other endless and endlessly hilarious e-mails, discussing every aspect of their personal lives. Meanwhile, Lincoln O'Neill can't believe this is his job now—reading other people's e-mail. When he applied to be “internet security officer,” he pictured himself building firewalls and crushing hackers—not writin...

Fatal Attachments

Fatal Attachments


  • Author : Viola Mecke
  • Publisher : Greenwood Publishing Group
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 027598253X


Fatal Attachments Book Description :

An unprecedented work revealing in detail the types of instigators who--passively or actively--provoke people to commit suicide....

Secret Attachments

Secret Attachments


  • Author : Peter Michaelson
  • Publisher : Prospect Books, Inc.
  • Release Date : 1993
  • Genre: Compulsive behavior
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1882631269


Secret Attachments Book Description :

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