The Real-World Guide to Coming Out

We’ve come a long way. But that doesn’t mean that the process of coming out is clear-cut or without obstacles. Introducing an e-book for today’s times—adapted from Steven Petrow’s Complete Gay & Lesbian Manners—designed to help guide men, women, and teenagers navigate what can be uncertain territory.     Packed with Q&As, polls, and “Straight Talk” […]

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Decision-Making for Supply Chain Integration

Effective supply chain integration, and the tight co-ordination it creates, is an essential pre-requisite for successful supply chain management.  Decision-Making for Supply Chain Integration is a practical reference on recent research in the area of supply chain integration focusing on distributed decision-making problems. Recent applications of various decision-making tools for integrating supply chains are covered […]

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A Measure of College-Going Self-Efficacy for Middle School Students.

Many career and educational plans are made well before high school graduation. School counselors’ efforts to support these plans are limited by the lack of assessments of middle school students’ college-going beliefs. Development of the College-Going Self-Efficacy Scale for middle school students is described in this article. Initial evidence of validity and reliability from three […]

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Psychology

Why are we fascinated with celebrity? Why are we attracted to the wrong people? What does ‘passive aggressive’ really mean? Can astrology really be a good indicator of personality? Sex, envy, survival, joy – Martin gets to the very heart of what it is to be human. A broad yet concise book – and so […]

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Spouse’s Joint Decision-Making: Is Level of Initial Disagreement Important?

ABSTRACT Family purchase decisions are examined in light of product category, differing individual preference intensities, spouses’ preference intensity for jointly purchased products, past history, and level of disagreement. A 2x2x2x2 ANCOVA with covariate explores spouses’ predispositions in joint purchase decisions. Of specific interest is the impact of high versus low levels of initial disagreement as […]

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Tackling Male Underachievement: Enhancing a Strengths-Based Learning Environment for Middle School Boys (Perspectives FROM THE Field) (Report)

During the past decade, there has been an increasing gender achievement gap with male students lagging behind their female counterparts on a number of important indicators of school success. This article examines recommendations and strategies for school counselors working with middle school boys to enhance the learning environment, to promote strengths, and to encourage positive […]

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EU Environmental Law, Governance and Decision-Making

A vast and diverse body of EU law addresses an enormous range of environmental matters. This book examines a number of areas of substantive EU environmental law, focusing on the striking preoccupation of EU environmental law with the structure of decision-making. It highlights the observation that environmental protection and environmental decision-making depend intimately on both […]

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King, Warrior, Magician, Lover

The bestselling, widely heralded, Jungian introduction to the psychological foundation of a mature, authentic, and revitalized masculinity. Redefining age-old concepts of masculinity, Jungian analysts Robert Moore and Douglas Gillette make the argument that mature masculinity is not abusive or domineering, but generative, creative, and empowering of the self and others. Moore and Gillette clearly define […]

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