Demons of Wrath: The Dark Fires of Attack Magick
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Demons of Wrath: The Dark Fires of Attack Magick

magine a safe, fast way to inflict havoc on your enemies. The magick causes no harm or backlash to you. It delivers justice and revenge. The demons in this book can be called with a simple ritual. They will destroy ambition, cause anxiety, bring nightmares, and stir a fear of madness, while causing depression and weakness. Your enemy can be made to feel regret, exhaustion and frustration. You can make a person so aggressive that they...

Disability in American Life : An Encyclopedia of Concepts, Policies, and Controversies [2 Volumes]
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Disability in American Life : An Encyclopedia of Concepts, Policies, and Controversies [2 Volumes]

Disability―as with other marginalized topics in social policy―is at risk for exclusion from social debate. This multivolume reference work provides an overview of challenges and opportunities for people with disabilities and their families at all stages of life. • Takes an interdisciplinary approach to studying disability in America • Traces the evolution of U.S. attitudes and policies towards disability through primary documents fea...

A Brave Face: Two Cultures, Two Families, and the Iraqi Girl Who Bound Them Together
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A Brave Face: Two Cultures, Two Families, and the Iraqi Girl Who Bound Them Together

The inspirational story of a woman who moved mountains to provide medical care for an Iraqi girl badly burned during a roadside attack, Barbara Marlowe’s determination to fight for her future daughter highlights the way love can reach across both cultures and continents. Barbara Marlowe was in her fifties when she saw the photo that changed her life. It was a photo of four-year-old Teeba Furat Fadhil, whose face, head, and hands had ...

The Unexpected Journey of Caring: The Transformation from Loved One to Caregiver
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The Unexpected Journey of Caring

With a foreword by Judy Woodruff, The Unexpected Journey of Caring is a practical guide to finding personal meaning in the 21st century care experience. Personal transformation is usually an experience we actively seek out—not one that hunts us down. Becoming a caregiver is one transformation that comes at us, requiring us to rethink everything we once knew. Everything changes—responsibilities, beliefs, hopes, expectations, and relat...

Your Baby's First Year, 4th Edition
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Your Baby's First Year, 4th Edition

The one guide pediatricians most recommend—now completely revised and updated! Over 4 million copies sold. From the American Academy of Pediatrics, the nation’s most trusted name in child care, comes Your Baby’s First Year, the definitive all-in-one resource that provides authoritative advice on every aspect of infant care. Featuring new and expanded content, including the latest reports on cutting-edge research into early brain deve...

The Process of Parenting
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The Process of Parenting

The Process of Parenting describes the many ways parents and caregivers can translate their love for children into effective parenting behavior. The book has strong emphasis on the development process in terms of children’s and parents’ growth as complex individuals, and in the changing nature of their relationships over time. Because parents and children are distinct individuals, the book includes a problem-solving approach that can...

The Autism-Friendly Guide to Periods
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The Autism-Friendly Guide to Periods

Written by autistic author Robyn Steward, this is a detailed guide for young people aged 9 to 16 on the basics of menstruation. Created in consultation with young people, an online survey and a group of medical professionals, this is a book that teaches all people about periods, which can be a scary and overwhelming issue. Promoting the fact that everyone either has periods or knows someone who does, the book reduces the anxiety girl...

Women on Ice: Methamphetamine Use among Suburban Women
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Women on Ice: Methamphetamine Use among Suburban Women

"This is an extremely difficult book to read—not because it is poorly written, but precisely because it is written so well. The stories of these women are gut-wrenching. What emerges from this candid, engaged, and detailed study is a picture of how a marginalized population is produced by the convergence of [suburbanization, patriarchy, and social class division]."

Attaching in Adoption: Practical Tools for Today's Parents
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Attaching in Adoption: Practical Tools for Today's Parents

Attaching in Adoption' is a valuable resource for parents not only as they contemplate building their family through adoption, but also as they travel child's emotionally challenged path towards mental health and happiness. Deborah Gray has described attachment and all of the skills and responses that relate to an individual's attachment style and degree of attachment, and she has done do in a manner easily understood by non-professi...

Giving Up Baby: Safe Haven Laws, Motherhood, and Reproductive Justice
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Giving Up Baby: Safe Haven Laws, Motherhood, and Reproductive Justice

“Baby safe haven” laws, which allow a parent to relinquish a newborn baby legally and anonymously at a specified institutional location—such as a hospital or fire station—were established in every state between 1999 and 2009. Promoted during a time of heated public debate over policies on abortion, sex education, teen pregnancy, adoption, welfare, immigrant reproduction, and child abuse, safe haven laws were passed by the majority of...