Decision-Making in Committees

Political and economic institutions are typically governed by committees that face the challenge to reconcile the preferences of their members. How should decision rules be designed to generate fair and sustainable agreements, for example if committee members represent groups of different sizes? This book uses game-theoretic concepts and models to address the issue of political […]

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Elementary School Counseling Lesson Plans and Tips from a Pro

This book, written in a clear, concise manner, by a professional school counselor, includes personal antedotes, tips, and fifty-one easy character education lesson plans which could be used with children ages eight to eleven. This text could be interesting reading for parents, elementary school teachers, girl scout troop leaders, coaches, principals, Sunday school teachers and […]

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Rising Strong

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • When we deny our stories, they define us. When we own our stories, we get to write the ending. Social scientist Brené Brown has ignited a global conversation on courage, vulnerability, shame, and worthiness. Her pioneering work uncovered a profound truth: Vulnerability—the willingness to show up and be seen with no […]

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Think Smarter

Train your brain for better decisions, problem solving, and innovation Think Smarter: Critical Thinking to Improve Problem-Solving and Decision-Making Skills is the comprehensive guide to training your brain to do more for you. Written by a critical thinking trainer and coach, the book presents a pragmatic set of tools to apply critical thinking techniques to […]

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The Quick-Reference Guide to Counseling Teenagers

Youth culture changes rapidly, so those in the position to counsel teens often find themselves ill-informed and ill-prepared to deal with the issues that teens routinely encounter today. The Quick-Reference Guide to Counseling Teenagers provides the answers. It is an A-Z guide for assisting people-helpers–pastors, professional counselors, youth workers, and everyday believers–to easily access a […]

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The Seat of the Soul

The anniversary edition of this beloved bestseller is celebrated in Prefaces by Oprah Winfrey and Maya Angelou and contains a new Foreword by the author, website links, and a new Study Guide to help readers find even deeper meaning and fulfillment. The Seat of the Soul encourages you become the authority in your own life. […]

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Jury Decision Making

While jury decision making has received considerable attention from social scientists, there have been few efforts to systematically pull together all the pieces of this research. In Jury Decision Making Dennis J. Devine examines over 50 years of research on juries and offers a “big picture” overview of the field.  The volume summarizes existing theories of jury […]

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A Theology of Christian Counseling

The Christian world has been challenged by the theological mind and prolific pen of Jay Adams. The goal for the believer has been to think about and do ministry biblically. One of the primary motivations has been to help believers handle all of life by the proper interpretation and application of God's sufficient Book-the Bible. […]

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How to Stop Worrying and Start Living

Learn how to break the worry habit — Now and forever! With Dale Carnegie’s timeless advice in hand, more than six million people have learned how to eliminate debilitating fear and worry from their lives and to embrace a worry-free future. In this classic work, How to Stop Worrying and Start Living, Carnegie offers a […]

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