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Hanson, Anders

Summary: Help make the world a more peaceful place. Learn how to stop conflict in its tracks. Keeping the Peace: the Kids book of Peacemaking will teach kids to solve conflicts by first finding out what each person wants, and ending with a solution. This book will show kids how to use compassion, respect, responsibility, and honesty with those around them. Simple text and charming pictures will keep...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: ABDO Publishing Company 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 303.6 HAN

Anna, Holly

Summary: "In this fourth adventure, Daisy and Posey help a pretty pixie named Twee get to the bottom of a not-so-pretty problem"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little Simon 2017

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Sophy, Charles

Summary: A psychiatrist and former medical director helps parents rebuild their relationships with their children through four essential areas--trust, shared beliefs, family history and forgiveness--and shows how to overcome generational wounds and create safety and stability.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon Element 2022

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 649 SOP

Waxman, Jamye

Summary: "Not all relationships are made to last forever. Sometimes what starts as a beautiful friendship or productive partnership turns toxic, or one-sided, or unhealthy - and the best solution for both parties is to end it. In How to Break Up With Anyone, relationship expert Jamye Waxman has written a much-needed guide to every step of a non-romantic breakup. Drawing from her own experiences, Jamye...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Seal Press 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 158.2 WAX

Muehlhoff, Tim

Summary: How do we communicate with people who disagree with us? In today's polarized world, friends and strangers clash with each other over issues large and small. Coworkers have conflicts in the office. Married couples fight over finances. And online commenters demonize one another's political and religious perspectives. Is there any hope for restoring civil discourse? Communications expert Tim...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 240 MUE

Goulston, Mark

Summary: In his book, Just Listen, Mark Goulston shared his bestselling formula for getting through to the resistant people in your life. Now, in his breakthrough new book Talking to Crazy, he brings his communication magic to the most difficult group of all—the downright irrational. As a psychiatrist, Goulston has seen his share of crazy and he knows from experience that you can’t simply argue it...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: AMACOM, American Management Association 2016

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 158.2 GOU

Ripley, Amanda

2 holds on 1 copy

Summary: "In the tradition of bestselling explainers like The Tipping Point, the first popular book based on cutting edge science that breaks down the idea of extreme conflict, the kind that paralyzes people and places, and then shows how to escape it"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2021

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 303.6 RIP

Beckmeyer, Drew

Summary: An angry, destructive tornado picks up an empathetic cow, and when Cow politely asks to be put down, the two enter a conversation that has some unforeseen results.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2023

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE BEC

Brody, Michelle

Summary: Conflict within relationships is complex and challenging to overcome, but Brody has identified the most common causes. She helps couples unlock the destructive cycles that drive their battles, and helps them create lifelong change.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: The Experiment, LLC 2015

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Kehoe, Dalton

Summary: This course provides a theoretical and practical survey of the ideas behind and the practices of effective communication. It helps you become aware of the automatic processes involved that influence every day talk, of how face-to-face talk really works in the most common three recognized modes: connect talk, control talk, and dialogue talk. Effectiveness is measured by three things: getting...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 302.2 EFF
Call number: DVD 302.2 EFF

Krekelberg, Alyssa

Summary: Shares three stories of children learning how to solve problems. Vibrant and colorful photos help tell the stories. Additional features include a table of contents, a phonetic glossary, sources for further research, and an index.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: The Child's World 2020

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 153.4 KRE

Jeffers, Oliver

Summary: Merging space travel with a road trip, a father drives all over the solar system at 37mph in order to allow his children to view the conflicts of Earth's history in the rearview mirror. Whether it's only been the 78 years it takes to drive to Venus or the 8,000 it takes to get to Neptune, humans have been fighting each other for small pieces of space on our planet.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Philomel Books 2022

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE JEF

Kaye, Kenneth.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: American Management Association 1994

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 650.13 KAY

Inazu, John D.

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: "Offering a groundbreaking path to productive and respectful conversations, Learning to Disagree from highly regarded thought leader and law professor John Inazu equips you to have authentic dialogue and build rich relationships in a divided society . . . without compromising your convictions"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Zondervan 2024

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Ury, William

Summary: "A book introducing a new approach to tough negotiations"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperBusiness, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2024

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1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 303.6 URY

Gottman, John Mordechai

7 holds on 6 copies

Summary: "Conflict is the top reason couples seek help-but it's also an opportunity for greater intimacy, deeper connection, and lasting love according to this essential guide from the world's leading relationship scientists and bestselling authors of The Seven Principles of Making Marriage Work"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harmony 2024

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Lee, Suzy

Summary: Villagers like to come to rest and cool down in the shade of a huge, old tree. But when a young traveler decides to join them one day, a rich man on whose land the tree stands demands they leave because he owns the tree and therefore its shade. Thinking fast, the traveler strikes a deal: one that will enable him to outsmart the rich man--and ensure that the villagers will always have access to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Greystone Books 2023

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Jenkins, Emily

Summary: Best friends Tiger and Badger work through their disagreements over a toy, a chair, and sharing.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE JEN

Karres, Erika V. Shearin.

Summary: A guide for coping with girls who are mean to other girls, using the words of teenagers to explore how the meanness can get started, forms it may take, and what can be done to stop it.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Adams Media 2010

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 158.25 KAR

Lerner, Michael

Summary: "Embracing Israel/Palestine presents Rabbi Michael Lerner's continuing attempt to explain the current struggles between Israel and Palestine in a way that is sympathetic to both sides and provides a strategy to building a lasting peace based on acceptance, generosity, and open-hearted reconciliation"--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tikkun Books ; North Atlantic Books 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 956.05 LER

Summary: Some say the Spratly Islands, located right in the middle of the South China Sea, could be the site of the world's next major conflict. Eric Campbell takes us on a dangerous journey through these Islands claimed by no fewer than six countries, all fighting over the undersea oil fields.

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2014

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Chopra, Deepak.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harmony Books 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 303.6 CHO

Chopra, Deepak.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Audio 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 303.6 CHO

Horn, Sam

Summary: "Want to know how to speak up instead of shut down, face challenges head-on instead of run the other way, and keep your cool even when others don't? Talking on Eggshells shows you how. This inspiring book shares everyday character-building situations and offers examples of what to say and not to say so you'll never be tongue-tied or tongue-twisted again. Sam Horn's relatable, real-life stories...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: New World Library 2023

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 153.6 HOR

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