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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

Ripley, Amanda

3 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

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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, Call number: 158.2 GOU

Lee, Justin

Summary: "A guide to learning how to communicate with people who have diametrically opposed opinions from you, how to empathize with them, and how to possibly change their minds"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tarcherperigee 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 302 LEE

Lee, Justin

Summary: "A guide to learning how to communicate with people who have diametrically opposed opinions from you, how to empathize with them, and how to possibly change their minds"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2018

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: LP 302 LEE

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 302 LEE

Campbell, Susan M.

Summary: "Advice for handling emotional 'triggers,' building communication skills, fostering empathy, and changing reactive habits, including sample scripts. Addresses vulnerability, security, sexuality, self-inquiry, and healing. Authors are long-time relationship therapists"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: New World Library 2015

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 306.7 CAM

Dueñas, María

Summary: "New York Times bestselling author Maria Duenas returns with The Vineyard, a magnificent story of ambition, heartbreak, and desire set in the 1860s Mexico, Cuba, and Spain--perfect for fans of Kate Morton and Kristin Hannah. Mauro Larrea's fortune, the result of years of hardship and toil, comes crashing down on the heels of a calamitous event. Swamped by debt and uncertainty, he gambles the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atria Books 2017

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2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DUE

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

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Summary: Like Leadership and Self-Deception, The Arbinger Institute's first book, The Anatomy of Peace has become a worldwide phenomenon - not because of a media blitz, movie tie-in, or celebrity endorsement, but because readers have enthusiastically recommended it to colleagues, relatives, and friends. The Anatomy of Peace asks, What if conflicts at home, conflicts at work, and conflicts in the world...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc., a BK Life Book 2015

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

Monroe, Mary Alice

Summary: Late August is a beautiful time on the Southern coast -- the peach trees are ripe, the ocean is warm, and the sweet tea is icy. A perfect time to enjoy the rocking chairs on the porch. But beneath the calm surface bubbles a threat: it's also peak hurricane season. When a hurricane threatens the coasts of Florida and South Carolina, an eclectic group of evacuees flees for the farm of their...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company 2019

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC MON

Owens, L. L.

Summary: Focuses on the importance of friendships, as well as their sometimes dramatic nature, using true to life stories and the advice from a child and adolescent development specialist.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: ABDO Pub. 2010

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 155.583 OWE

George, Liz.

Summary: Conflict is a normaland unavoidablepart of friendship. Handling those fights appropriately is where the challenge lies. Thats where Conflict Resolution: When Friends Fight! can help. Chock full of familiar situations and helpful hints, this book gives readers the tools they need to develop this important character strength.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press 2016

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

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

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 158.25 KAR

Copies Available at Peninsula

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

Evans, Patricia.

Summary: Discusses the potential damage of verbal abuse, how to identify a problem relationship, and how to change or leave the situation.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Adams Media Corporation 2010

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 362.82 Eva

Gurian, Michael.

Summary: "New York Times bestselling author Michael Gurian offers a groundbreaking plan for couples seeking to build a healthy relationship, work through past hurts, and create greater intimacy. Become separate from your partner yet also become closer--sounds counterintuitive, doesn't it? With twenty-five years of family and marital counseling practice, Michael Gurian shows that "intimate separateness"...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atria Books 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 158 GUR

Davis, Laura

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2002

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

McCoy, Kathy

Summary: A meaningful and supportive guide to rebuilding family relationships and dealing with the pain of estrangement.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sourcebooks, Inc. 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 306.8 MCC

Pearson, Kayla

Summary: "Together we can take a stand against bullying by speaking up and being kind. Faith, Leo and Lucas become heroes when they gather their friends to Stand Together Against Bullying™. Join our MVP Kids® by reading these short stories on becoming a hero."--Back cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: MVP Kids Media 2018

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Horn, Sam.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 1996

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

Lieberman, David J.

Summary: Provides a comprehensive guide to interpersonal relationships, filled with practical strategies and techniques, to effectively put an end to anything from a simple disagreement to a decades-long estrangement.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2002

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

Safer, Jeanne

Summary: Do you thrust unsolicited partisan articles upon your spouse? Are you convinced that you can change your coworker’s mind, if you could only argue forcefully enough? Have you gone from befriending to “defriending” the people once closest to you? Don’t give up hope; Dr. Jeanne Safer is here to help. Since the election of Donald J. Trump, political disagreements have been ravaging our personal...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: All Points Books 2019

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

Doyle, Laura

Summary: "Can a wife single-handedly bring a boring or broken marriage back to life? This improved and expanded edition of Laura Doyle's acclaimed First, Kill All the Marriage Counselors features real-life success stories from empowered wives who have done just that--and provides a step-by-step guide to revitalizing your own marriage. Laura Doyle's marriage was in trouble, and couples counseling wasn't...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: BenBella Books, Inc. 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 306.8 DOY

MacKenzie, Robert J.

Summary: "Parenting modern teenagers is an enormous challenge. Teens have always been prone to rebellion and limit-testing. But in today's world of Twitter and Facebook, enormous academic and extracurricular pressure, and corrosive media influence, raising a teen to be well-adjusted, respectful, and mature enough to make good decisions is tougher than ever. Fortunately, Setting Limits with Your...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harmony Books 2015

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 306.8 MAC

Economy, Peter

Summary: "Who hasn't had to deal with a jerk at work? Whether it's a toxic team member who loves nothing better than to suck the life and excitement out of her colleagues or a bad boss who causes his employees to constantly dream of telling him to "Take this job and shove it!" or the difficult co-worker who isn't happy unless the office is filled with mayhem and drama, we've all had to deal with people...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2021

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