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Ментальные ловушки на работе

Марк Гоулстон – практикующий психиатр и тренер переговорщиков ФБР. Его книга описывает принципы эффективного поведения на работе, позволяющие вам успешно управлять своей карьерой. Мы решили выпустить ее после успеха первой книги Гоулстона, вышедшей в нашем издательстве, о мастерстве ведения эффективных переговоров – «Я слышу вас насквозь». Вас оскорбляет безразличие руководителя к вашим результатам? Беспокоит слишком долгое пребывание на одной и той же должности? Вы боитесь не справиться с новой задачей и потерять работу? Марк Гоулстон рассказывает о том, как научиться преодолевать ментальные и психологические ловушки, которыми мы сами себя окружаем. Эта книга поможет вам трезво взглянуть на вещи и постараться изменить себя – не изменяя себе. В нашей библиотеке вы можете бесплатно почитать книгу « Ментальные ловушки на работе ». Чтобы читать онлайн книгу « Ментальные ловушки на работе » перейдите по указанной ссылке. Приятного Вам чтения.

Счастье в трудные времена

В книге известного австралийского психолога, художника, писателя Эндрю Мэтьюза говорится о том, как стать счастливым и успешным, несмотря на любые негативные обстоятельства, личные проблемы и комплексы. Рассматриваются разные стороны нашей жизни - любовь, семья, дружба, здоровье, карьера, материальное благополучие. И по каждой даются четкие, остроумные, нестандартные советы. Все рекомендации сопровождаются реальными историями, где герои сумели не только встать на ноги после различных жизненных катастроф, но и достичь счастья и успеха, о которых раньше даже не мечтали. "Изюминка" всех книг Мэтьюза - множество забавных иллюстраций. В нашей библиотеке вы можете бесплатно почитать книгу « Счастье в трудные времена ». Чтобы читать онлайн книгу « Счастье в трудные времена » перейдите по указанной ссылке. Приятного Вам чтения.

Мысли по-крупному и не тормози!

В своей новой книге великий бизнесмен и провокатор Дональд Трамп блистательно развенчивает иллюзии, связанные с миром бизнеса. По Трампу, богатым и знаменитым может стать далеко не каждый. Успех и богатство достаются сильным, а иллюзии и сомнения – удел лузеров.Девиз Дональда Трампа в жизни и бизнесе – страсть, здоровая злость, реальный взгляд на мир и творческий подход к решению любой задачи. Жизнь – это жесткая схватка, и если вы хотите выйти из нее победителем, забудьте слово «нет», учитесь работать кулаками, отвечать ударом на удар, никогда не сдаваться и просчитывать каждый свой шаг. Только так можно достичь больших целей, а других и ставить не стоит!Цена успеха высока, и если вы чувствуете, что готовы ее платить, эта книга – для вас! В нашей библиотеке вы можете бесплатно почитать книгу « Мысли по-крупному и не тормози! ». Чтобы читать онлайн книгу « Мысли по-крупному и не тормози! » перейдите по указанной ссылке. Приятного Вам чтения.

История Персидской империи

Профессор истории Института Востока Чикагского университета Альберт Олмстед, посвятив свою жизнь изучению древнего Ближнего Востока, собрал ранее неизвестный материал о жизни, временах и мышлении персов в цельное повествование. Именно Персия на протяжении двух веков — от распространения царем Киром Великим власти на Грецию и до сожжения Персиполя, столицы царства, Александром Великим — занимала завидное положение диктатора истории. В своей книге автор показывает, как наука, литература, язык и мифы древних выросли из смешения многих культур и способствовали формированию будущей цивилизации. В нашей библиотеке вы можете бесплатно почитать книгу « История Персидской империи ». Чтобы читать онлайн книгу « История Персидской империи » перейдите по указанной ссылке. Приятного Вам чтения.

Томминокеры
Томминокеры Sented by Luis

Пишущая машинка, читающая мысли... Надоедливый младший брат, пропавший неизвестно куда, стоило только пожелать, чтобы он провалился... Домашние приборы, работающие от одной-единственной батарейки... Сверхъестественные способности, позволяющие всего этого добиться, приобрести очень просто: нужно лишь открыть дверь, в которую стучат томминокеры... Но цена, которую придется заплатить, - хуже смерти. В нашей библиотеке вы можете бесплатно почитать книгу « Томминокеры ». Чтобы читать онлайн книгу « Томминокеры » перейдите по указанной ссылке. Приятного Вам чтения.

Закон волков
Закон волков Sented by Luis

Никогда не иметь дела с человеком. Никогда не убивать человека, если он не напал на тебя первым. Никогда не оставлять в живых детенышей, рожденных от союза волка и его врага - собаки. Этот закон волки Широкой Долины чтут, как святой завет предков. Так было - но однажды что-то стало меняться… Молодая волчица Кала - дочь изгнанной из стаи матери - спасла жизнь человека. И тогда война извечных недругов - людей и волков - стала постепенно превращаться в союз, а потом и в дружбу… Закон волков нарушен. Предателей ждет смерть. И Кале предстоит сделать выбор. Чью сторону она примет - волчьего или людского племени? В нашей библиотеке вы можете бесплатно почитать книгу « Закон волков ». Чтобы читать онлайн книгу « Закон волков » перейдите по указанной ссылке. Приятного Вам чтения.

Mastering Data Analysis with R
Mastering Data Analysis with R Sented by Christopher

About This Book Handle your data with precision and care for optimal business intelligence Restructure and transform your data to inform decision-making Packed with practical advice and tips to help you get to grips with data mining Who This Book Is For If you are a data scientist or R developer who wants to explore and optimize your use of R's advanced features and tools, this is the book for you. A basic knowledge of R is required, along with an understanding of database logic. What You Will Learn Connect to and load data from R's range of powerful databases Successfully fetch and parse structured and unstructured data Transform and restructure your data with efficient R packages Define and build complex statistical models with glm Develop and train machine learning algorithms Visualize social networks and graph data Deploy supervised and unsupervised classification algorithms Discover how to visualize spatial data with R In Detail R is an essential language for sharp and successful data analysis. Its numerous features and ease of use make it a powerful way of mining, managing, and interpreting large sets of data. In a world where understanding big data has become key, by mastering R you will be able to deal with your data effectively and efficiently. This book will give you the guidance you need to build and develop your knowledge and expertise. Bridging the gap between theory and practice, this book will help you to understand and use data for a competitive advantage. Beginning with taking you through essential data mining and management tasks such as munging, fetching, cleaning, and restructuring, the book then explores different model designs and the core components of effective analysis. You will then discover how to optimize your use of machine learning algorithms for classification and recommendation systems beside the traditional and more recent statistical methods. Style and approach Covering the essential tasks and skills within data science, Mastering Data Analysis provides you with solutions to the challenges of data science. Each section gives you a theoretical overview before demonstrating how to put the theory to work with real-world use cases and hands-on examples.

Girl, Interrupted
Girl, Interrupted Sented by Sarah Gerdes

In 1967, after a session with a psychiatrist she'd never seen before, eighteen-year-old Susanna Kaysen was put in a taxi and sent to McLean Hospital. She spent most of the next two years in the ward for teenage girls in a psychiatric hospital as renowned for its famous clientele—Sylvia Plath, Robert Lowell, James Taylor, and Ray Charles—as for its progressive methods of treating those who could afford its sanctuary. Kaysen's memoir encompasses horror and razor-edged perception while providing vivid portraits of her fellow patients and their keepers. It is a brilliant evocation of a "parallel universe" set within the kaleidoscopically shifting landscape of the late sixties. Girl, Interrupted is a clear-sighted, unflinching document that gives lasting and specific dimension to our definitions of sane and insane, mental illness and recovery.

Medical Care Economic Risk: Measuring Financial Vulnerability from Spending on Medical Care

The United States has seen major advances in medical care during the past decades, but access to care at an affordable cost is not universal. Many Americans lack health care insurance of any kind, and many others with insurance are nonetheless exposed to financial risk because of high premiums, deductibles, co-pays, limits on insurance payments, and uncovered services. One might expect that the U.S. poverty measure would capture these financial effects and trends in them over time. Yet the current official poverty measure developed in the early 1960s does not take into account significant increases and variations in medical care costs, insurance coverage, out-of-pocket spending, and the financial burden imposed on families and individuals. Although medical costs consume a growing share of family and national income and studies regularly document high rates of medical financial stress and debt, the current poverty measure does not capture the consequences for families' economic security or their income available for other basic needs. In 1995, a panel of the National Research Council (NRC) recommended a new poverty measure, which compares families' disposable income to poverty thresholds based on current spending for food, clothing, shelter, utilities, and a little more. The panel's recommendations stimulated extensive collaborative research involving several government agencies on experimental poverty measures that led to a new research Supplemental Poverty Measure (SPM), which the U.S. Census Bureau first published in November 2011 and will update annually. Analyses of the effects of including and excluding certain factors from the new SPM showed that, were it not for the cost that families incurred for premiums and other medical expenses not covered by health insurance, 10 million fewer people would have been poor according to the SPM. The implementation of the patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) provides a strong impetus to think rigorously about ways to measure medical care economic burden and risk, which is the basis for Medical Care Economic Risk. As new policies - whether part of the ACA or other policies - are implemented that seek to expand and improve health insurance coverage and to protect against the high costs of medical care relative to income, such measures will be important to assess the effects of policy changes in both the short and long term on the extent of financial burden and risk for the population, which are explained in this report.

Nursing the Neonate, 2 edition
Nursing the Neonate, 2 edition Sented by Sarah Gerdes

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generatingfunctionology: Third Edition

Generating functions, one of the most important tools in enumerative combinatorics, are a bridge between discrete mathematics and continuous analysis. Generating functions have numerous applications in mathematics, especially in - Combinatorics - Probability Theory - Statistics - Theory of Markov Chains - Number Theory One of the most important and relevant recent applications of combinatorics lies in the development of Internet search engines whose incredible capabilities dazzle even the mathematically trained user.

Understanding and Coping with Failure: Psychoanalytic perspectives

Failure is a theme of great importance in most clinical conditions, and in everyday life, from birth until death. Its impact can be destabilizing, even disastrous. In spite of these facts, there has been no comprehensive psychoanalytic exploration of this topic. Understanding and Coping with Failure: Psychoanalytic Perspectives fills this gap by examining failure from many perspectives. It goes a long way toward increasing understanding of the numerous issues involved, and provides many valuable insights into ways of coping with these challenging experiences and several chapters discuss positive aspects of failure - what can be learned from what would otherwise simply be regrettable experiences. Brent Willock, Rebecca Coleman Curtis and Lori C. Bohm bring together a rich diversity of topics explored in thoughtful ways by an international group of authors from the United Kingdom, Canada, and the United States of America. Failed therapies (which have been examined in the literature) are but one element freshly explored in this comprehensive exploration of the topic. The book is divided into sections covering the following topics: Failing and Forgiving; Society-Wide Failure; Failure in the Family; Therapeutic Failure; Professional Failure in the Consulting Room and on the Career Path; Integrity versus Despair: Facing Failure in the Final Phase of the Life Cycle; Metaphoric Bridges and Creativity; The Long Shadow of Childhood Relational Trauma. Understanding and Coping with Failure will be eagerly welcomed by all those trying to increase their awareness, understanding, and capacity to work with the many ramifications of this important issue. Because of the uniqueness of this broad, detailed exploration of the complexities of the failure experience, it will be essential reading for psychoanalysts, psychotherapists, psychologists, psychiatrists, social workers, counselors, and students in these disciplines. It will also appeal to a wider audience interested in the psychoanalytic perspective.

Essays on Medieval Computational Astronomy

During the Middle Ages and early modern times tables were a most successful and economical way to present mathematical procedures and astronomical models and to facilitate computations. Before the sixteenth century astronomical models introduced by Ptolemy in Antiquity were rarely challenged, and innovation consisted in elaborating new methods for calculating planetary positions and other celestial phenomena. Essays on Medieval Computational Astronomy includes twelve articles that focus on astronomical tables, offering many examples where the meaning and purpose of such tables has been determined by careful analysis. In evaluating the work of medieval scholars we are mindful of the importance of applying criteria consistent with their own time, which may be different from those appropriate for other periods.

Freud, 2 edition
Freud, 2 edition Sented by Luis

In this fully updated second edition, Jonathan Lear clearly introduces and assesses all of Freud's thought, focusing on those areas of philosophy on which Freud is acknowledged to have had a lasting impact. These include the philosophy of mind, free will and determinism, rationality, the nature of the self and subjectivity, and ethics and religion. He also considers some of the deeper issues and problems Freud engaged with, brilliantly illustrating their philosophical significance: human sexuality, the unconscious, dreams, and the theory of transference. Lear’s approach emphasizes the philosophical significance of Freud’s fundamental rule – to say whatever comes to mind without censorship or inhibition. This binds psychoanalysis to the philosophical exploration of self-consciousness and truthfulness, as well as opening new paths of inquiry for moral psychology and ethics. The second edition includes a new Introduction and Conclusion. The text is revised throughout, including new sections on psychological structure and object relations and on Freud’s critique of religion and morality. One of the most important introductions and contributions to understanding this great thinker to have been published for many years, Freud, second edition will be essential reading for anyone in the humanities, social sciences and beyond with an interest in Freud or philosophy.

Methods of Exploring Emotions

Gathering scholars from different disciplines, this book is the first on how to study emotions using sociological, historical, linguistic, anthropological, psychological, cultural, and mixed approaches. Bringing together the emerging lines of inquiry, it lays foundations for an overdue methodological debate. The volume offers entrancing short essays, richly illustrated with examples and anecdotes, that provide basic knowledge about how to pursue emotions in texts, interviews, observations, spoken language, visuals, historical documents, and surveys. The contributors are respectful of those being researched and are mindful of the effects of their own feelings on the conclusions. The book thus touches upon the ethics of research in vivid first person accounts. Methods are notoriously difficult to teach―this collection fills the gap between dry methods books and students’ need to know more about the actual research practice.

Meaning, Expression and Thought
Meaning, Expression and Thought Sented by Sarah Gerdes

This philosophical treatise on the foundations of semantics represents a systematic effort to clarify, deepen, and defend the classical doctrine that words are conventional signs of mental states; principally, thoughts and ideas; and that meaning consists in their expression. This expression theory of meaning is developed by carrying out the Gricean program, explaining the significance of words to have meaning in terms of speaker meaning, and for a speaker to mean something in terms of intention. Grice's own formulations are rejected, and alternatives are developed.

Substance Use Disorders in the U.S. Armed Forces

Problems stemming from the misuse and abuse of alcohol and other drugs are by no means a new phenomenon, although the face of the issues has changed in recent years. National trends indicate substantial increases in the abuse of prescription medications. These increases are particularly prominent within the military, a population that also continues to experience long-standing issues with alcohol abuse. The problem of substance abuse within the military has come under new scrutiny in the context of the two concurrent wars in which the United States has been engaged during the past decade--in Afghanistan (Operation Enduring Freedom) and Iraq (Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation New Dawn). Increasing rates of alcohol and other drug misuse adversely affect military readiness, family readiness, and safety, thereby posing a significant public health problem for the Department of Defense (DoD). To better understand this problem, DoD requested that the Institute of Medicine (IOM) assess the adequacy of current protocols in place across DoD and the different branches of the military pertaining to the prevention, screening, diagnosis, and treatment of substance use disorders (SUDs). Substance Use Disorders in the U.S. Armed Forces reviews the IOM's task of assessing access to SUD care for service members, members of the National Guard and Reserves, and military dependents, as well as the education and credentialing of SUD care providers, and offers specific recommendations to DoD on where and how improvements in these areas could be made.

Oral Health Literacy: Workshop Summary

The Institute of Medicine (IOM) Roundtable on Health Literacy focuses on bringing together leaders from the federal government, foundations, health plans, associations, and private companies to address challenges facing health literacy practice and research and to identify approaches to promote health literacy in both the public and private sectors. The roundtable serves to educate the public, press, and policy makers regarding the issues of health literacy, sponsoring workshops to discuss approaches to resolve health literacy challenges. It also builds partnerships to move the field of health literacy forward by translating research findings into practical strategies for implementation. The Roundtable held a workshop March 29, 2012, to explore the field of oral health literacy. The workshop was organized by an independent planning committee in accordance with the procedures of the National Academy of Sciences. The planning group was composed of Sharon Barrett, Benard P. Dreyer, Alice M. Horowitz, Clarence Pearson, and Rima Rudd. The role of the workshop planning committee was limited to planning the workshop. Unlike a consensus committee report, a workshop summary may not contain conclusions and recommendations, except as expressed by and attributed to individual presenters and participants. Therefore, the summary has been prepared by the workshop rapporteur as a factual summary of what occurred at the workshop.

Immunosenecence: Methods and Protocols

In this volume, expert researchers detail protocols for evaluating the protean effects of immunosenescence on innate and adaptive immune function, including approaches to the analysis of antigen receptor repertoire. In addition, Immunosenecence: Methods and Protocols guides readers through cell biology and biochemical methods for analyses of telomere dysfunction, autophagy, protein oxidation, microRNAs and DNA methylation. Written in the highly successful Methods in Molecular Biology series format, chapters include introductions to their respective topics, lists of necessary materials and reagents, step-by-step, readily reproducible laboratory protocols, and key tips on troubleshooting and avoiding known pitfalls. Authoritative and practical, Immunosenecence: Methods and Protocols provides a mixture of basic and advanced protocols that will be useful for immunologists in general and investigators in aging biology in particular.

The Beginnings of Perinatal Medicine
The Beginnings of Perinatal Medicine Sented by Sarah Gerdes

Viewed from a scientific historical angle, perinatal medicine is a still young special interdisciplinary field of medicine which came into being during the middle of the 20th century. Thanks to the scientific and medical activities of one of the editors of this volume, Professor Erich Saling, who is also called "The Father of Perinatal Medicine," essential impulses and innovations were achieved. With the introduction of fetal blood analysis he made it possible to gain access to the unborn infant, which today is regarded as a milestone at the beginning of Perinatal Medicine. For the first time, human medicine entered the intrauterine space. With the exception of the collection of articles by Rooth and Saugstad published in 1985, in the history of perinatal medicine there only exist single papers of various sub-disciplines (for example fetal surveillance sub partu, ultrasonography) either as an article in a magazine, or as a chapter in an appropriate text book. Up to now there has been no publication that presents in an integrative way the history of the still young speciality. The main emphasis will be on the time period up to the early 70s (that means the early stages of Perinatal Medicine), however, both scientific precursors and later developments are mentioned shortly, when opportune. The authors of this volume are qualified specialists and some of them have decades of experience in the field they describe.

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