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The Dance of Connection: How to Talk to Someone When You're Mad, Hurt, Scared, Frustrated, Insulted, Betrayed, or Desperate Cover Image
$14.39
ISBN: 9780060956165
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Published: William Morrow & Company - August 6th, 2002

Bestselling author Harriet Lerner focuses on the challenge and the importance of being able to express one's "authentic voice" in intimate relationships.


The Dance of Intimacy: A Woman's Guide to Courageous Acts of Change in Key Relationships Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780060916466
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Published: William Morrow & Company - March 26th, 1990

In The Dance of Intimacy, the bestselling author of The Dance of Anger outlines the steps to take so that good relationships can be strengthened and difficult ones can be healed.


Family Estrangements: How They Begin, How to Mend Them, How to Cope with Them Cover Image
$11.95
ISBN: 9780553381962
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Published: Bantam - December 31st, 2002

Mending the Ties That Bind

Divorce; disputes over inheritances, family business, or elder care. Rifts over marriage partners, career choices, or sexual orientation--these are just some of the many ways that even close families can break apart. Yet this all-too-common and often devastating family problem, and its emotional fallout, has gone virtually unaddressed...until now.


I Thought We'd Never Speak Again: The Road from Estrangement to Reconciliation Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780060957025
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Published: William Morrow & Company - April 29th, 2003

In her bestselling classic The Courage to Heal, Laura Davis helped millions heal from the pain of child sexual abuse. Now, in I Thought We'd Never Speak Again, she tackles another critical, emerging issue: reconciling relationships that have been damaged by betrayal, anger, and misunderstanding.


The Intentional Family:: Simple Rituals to Strengthen Family Ties Cover Image
$12.59
ISBN: 9780380732050
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Published: Quill - October 1st, 1999

Today's family is in crisis. Many diverse factors have combined to weaken its structure in American society: the conflicting needs and schedules of dual working parents; the ongoing fragmentation of our civic, cultural, and religious communities; the prevalence of divorce and remarriage; the advent of technological distractions like video games and computers.


The Joyful Family: Meaningful Activities and Heartfelt Celebrations for Connecting with the Ones You Love Cover Image
By John S. Dacey, Lynne Weygint (Joint Author), Will Glennon (Foreword by)
$14.95
ISBN: 9781573245722
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Published: Conari Press - January 1st, 2002

Filled with poignant personal stories, a wonderful guide to creating family traditions, rituals, and ceremonies that promote family togetherness features a variety of events that can be marked by a happy celebration or thoughtful observance, accompanied by activities complete with situations, objectives, and a list of essential materials. Original.


The Power of Partnership: Seven Relationships That Will Change Your Life Cover Image
$17.06
ISBN: 9781577314080
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Published: New World Library - March 18th, 2003

The Power of Partnership is filled with powerful examples and extensive research that shows how a simple shift in perspective can help us break free of domination's shackles and discover the power and joy of partnership in every life relationship -- and the book covers them all, including our relationship with ourselves, our loved ones, our co-workers, our community, our nation, and our world, as


Speak Peace in a World of Conflict: What You Say Next Will Change Your World Cover Image
$14.36
ISBN: 9781892005175
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Published: PuddleDancer Press - October 1st, 2005

In every interaction, every conversation and in every thought, you have a choice to promote peace or perpetuate violence. International peacemaker, mediator and healer, Dr. Marshall B. Rosenberg shows you how the language you use is the key to enriching life.


The Friend Who Got Away: Twenty Women's True Life Tales of Friendships that Blew Up, Burned Out or Faded Away Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9780767917193
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Published: Broadway Books - May 9th, 2006

Losing a friend can be as painful and as agonizing as a divorce or the end of a love affair, yet it is rarely written about or even discussed.


Seasons of Friendship REV Edit Cover Image
$13.99
ISBN: 9780806651361
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Published: Augsburg Books - January 1st, 2005

Drawing on the biblical story of Ruth and Naomi, Bankson explores what we can learn from their unique friendship that survived marriages and moves, death and displacement. Bankson proposes that we need different kinds of friendships in different seasons of our lives. Stories from the author's own life illustrate the contemporary aspects of Ruth and Naomi's journey.


A Short Course in Kindness: A Little Book on the Importance of Love and the Relative Unimportance of Just about Everything Else Cover Image
$11.95
ISBN: 9780970804907
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Published: L. M. Press - April 1st, 2003

The Ten Tactics for a Kindness Revolution - Small acts can have big effects - Be guided by the Better-Than-Golden Rule - Listen, listen, listen (and occasionally ask questions) - Accept the kindness of others - Talk about the hard stuff - When action is called for, act - Offer companionship in whatever form it is needed - Encourage laughter - Be encouraging - Be kind to yourself


Peace & Power: Building Communities for the Future Cover Image
$34.95
ISBN: 9780763714185
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Published: Jones & Bartlett Publishers - January 1st, 2001

Little Book of Circle Processes: A New/Old Approach to Peacemaking Cover Image
$5.39
ISBN: 9781561484614
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Published: Good Books - June 1st, 2005


Drawn from Native American practices, these peacemaking circles are used in many communities to deal with conflict and create stronger relationships. Includes detailed information about how to lead and/or participate in one of the circle process.


All about Love: New Visions Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780060959470
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Published: William Morrow & Company - January 9th, 2001

"The word "love" is most often defined as a noun, yet...we would all love better if we used it as a verb," writes bell hooks as she comes out fighting and on fire in All About Love. Here, at her most provocative and intensely personal, the renowned scholar, cultural critic, and feminist skewers our view of love as romance.