Women who Run with the Wolves
Score: 4
From 31 Ratings

Women who Run with the Wolves


  • Author : Clarissa Pinkola Est's
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Genre: Archetype (Psychology)
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781846041099


Women who Run with the Wolves Book Description :

'Women Who Run With The Wolves isn't just another book. It is a gift of profound insight, wisdom and love. An oracle from one who knows.' Alice Walker In the classic Women Who Run With The Wolves, Clarissa Pinkola Estes tells us about the 'wild woman', the wise and ageless presence in the female psyche that gives women their creativity, energy and power. For centuries, the 'wild woman' has been repressed by a male-orientated value system which trivialises women's emotions. Using a combination of time-honoured stories and contemporary casework, Estes reveals that the 'wild woman' in us is innately healthy, passionate and wise. Thoughtfully written and compelling in its arguments, Women Who Run With The Wolves gives readers a new sense of direction, a ...

Women Who Run with the Wolves
Score: 4
From 31 Ratings

Women Who Run with the Wolves


  • Author : Clarissa Pinkola Estés
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release Date : 1999-01
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0712672192


Women Who Run with the Wolves Book Description :

New enhanced edition of the original underground classic by Clarissa Pinkola EstA(c)s, Ph.D., features rare interview excerpts with this internationally acclaimed Jungian analyst and cantadora (keeper of the old stories). First released three years before the print edition of Women Who Run With the Wolves (Ballantine books, 1997) made publishing history (more than 2 million copies sold worldwide), this landmark audio probes the instinctual nature of women through world myths, folktales, and commentary. Through an exploration into the nature of the wild woman archetype, Dr. EstA(c)s helps listeners discover and reclaim their passion, creativity, and power....

Care of the Soul
Score: 4.5
From 6 Ratings

Care of the Soul


  • Author : Thomas Moore
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release Date : 2009-03-17
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 006183534X


Care of the Soul Book Description :

In this special twenty-fifth anniversary edition of Thomas Moore’s bestselling Care of the Soul, which includes a new introduction by the author, readers are presented with a revolutionary approach to thinking about daily life—everyday activities, events, problems, and creative opportunities—and a therapeutic lifestyle is proposed that focuses on looking more deeply into emotional problems and learning how to sense sacredness in ordinary things. Basing his writing on the ancient model of “care of the soul”—which provided a religious context for viewing the everyday events of life—Moore brings “care of the soul” into the twenty-first century. Promising to deepen and broaden the readers’ perspectives on their life experiences, Moore...

Just a Little Run Around the World
Score: 1
From 1 Ratings

Just a Little Run Around the World


  • Author : Rosie Swale-Pope
  • Publisher : HarperCollins UK
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780007306206


Just a Little Run Around the World Book Description :

"Heartbroken when she lost her husband to cancer, Rosie set off from Wales with nothing but a small cart of food and equipment, funded by the rent from her little cottage. So began a five-year solo journey that would take Rosie 20,000 miles around the world in memory of the man she loved. Followed by wolves, knocked down by a bus, confronted by bears, chased by a naked man with a gun and stranded with severe frostbite, Rosie's gripping story is a rollercoaster adventure of epic proportions." -- Back cover....

Who Stole Feminism
Score: 4
From 4 Ratings

Who Stole Feminism


  • Author : Christina Hoff Sommers
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 1995-05
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780684801568


Who Stole Feminism Book Description :

Reviewers of this book have praised Christina Hoff Sommer's well-reasoned argument against many feminists' reliance on misleading, politically motivated 'facts' about how women are victimised....

Women Who Run with the Wolves Study Guide

Women Who Run with the Wolves Study Guide


  • Author : Bookrags Com
  • Publisher : Lulu.com
  • Release Date : 2013-10
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1304529398


Women Who Run with the Wolves Study Guide Book Description :

The Women Who Run with the Wolves Study Guide contains a comprehensive summary and analysis of Women Who Run with the Wolves by Clarissa Pinkola Phd Estes. It includes a detailed Plot Summary, Chapter Summaries & Analysis, Character Descriptions, Objects/Places, Themes, Styles, Quotes, and Topics for Discussion on Women Who Run with the Wolves....

The Art of Empathy

The Art of Empathy


  • Author : Karla McLaren
  • Publisher : Sounds True
  • Release Date : 2013-10-01
  • Genre: Self-Help
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781622030675


The Art of Empathy Book Description :

What if there were a single skill that could directly and radically improve your relationships and your emotional life? Empathy, teaches Karla McLaren, is that skill. With The Art of Empathy, she teaches us how to perceive and feel the experiences of others with clarity and authenticity—to connect with them more deeply and effectively. Informed by current insights from neuroscience, social psychology, and healing traditions, this book explores: Why empathy is not a mystical phenomenon but a natural, innate ability that we can strengthen and develop How to identify and regulate our emotions and boundaries The process of shifting into the perspective of others How to provide support in a sensitive and healthy way Insights for navigating our hyper-con...

Red Wolf
Score: 4.5
From 5 Ratings

Red Wolf


  • Author : Jennifer Dance
  • Publisher : Dundurn
  • Release Date : 2014-01-20
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781459708112


Red Wolf Book Description :

This novel tells the story of Red Wolf, a young First Nations boy forced to move into a residential school and assume a new identity. Paralleling his story is that of Crooked Ear, an orphaned wolf pup he has befriended. Both must learn to survive in the white man's world....

White Fang

White Fang


  • Author : Jack London
  • Publisher : ReadHowYouWant.com
  • Release Date : 2008-11-28
  • Genre:
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  • ISBN 10 : 9781427073617


White Fang Book Description :

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The Dynamics of Folklore

The Dynamics of Folklore


  • Author : Barre Toelken
  • Publisher : "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
  • Release Date : 2013-02-01
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781457180712


The Dynamics of Folklore Book Description :

One of the most comprehensive and widely praised introductions to folklore ever written. Toelken's discussion of the history and meaning of folklore is delivered in straightforward language, easily understood definitions, and a wealth of insightful and entertaining examples. Toelken emphasizes dynamism and variety in the vast array of folk expressions he examines, from "the biology of folklore," to occupational and ethnic lore, food ways, holidays, personal experience narratives, ballads, myths, proverbs, jokes, crafts, and others. Chapters are followed by bibliographical essays, and over 100 photographs illustrate the text. This new edition is accessible to all levels of folklore study and an essential text for classroom instruction....