Emotional Intelligence : Why It Can Matter More Than IQ for Character, Health and Lifelong Achievement

Author:Daniel P. Goleman

There was a time when IQ was considered the leading determinant of success. In this fascinating book, based on brain and behavioral research, Daniel Goleman argues that our IQ- idolizing view of intelligence is far too narrow. Instead, Goleman makes the case for "emotional intelligence" being the strongest indicator of human success. He defines emotional intelligence in terms of self-awareness, altruism, personal motivation, empathy and the ability to love and be loved by friends, partners, and family members

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Some Do Care : Contemporary Lives of Moral Commitment

Author:Anne Colby & William Damon

Although many people believe that this is a barren time for moral leadership in this country, in Some Do Care Anne Colby and William Damon show that moral heroes do exist today. Drawing on in-depth interviews, they offer a revealing look into the lives of twenty-three Americans who have provided exemplary moral leadership in communities across the United States. These are people who have worked for the poor, fought battles for civil rights, worked for peace and protection of the e nvironment, and generally have dedicated their lives to the service of others. Some are highly educated; others have had no more than a grade school education. Some are wealthy and influential, while others live near the poverty line. All have made a marked difference on their own communities and on America society. Some Do Care traces the lives and goals of these dedicated people from their first moral awakening in childhood to the wisdom and enduring moral commitment of their later years.

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Men Are from Mars, Women Are from Venus : A Practical Guide for Improving Communication and Getting What You Want in Your Relationships

Author:John Gray

John Gray reads his publishing phenomenon "Men Are from Mars, Women Are from Venus" in its entirety. Here, Gray helps men and women cultivate their communication skills and form long-lasting relationships. Unabridged. In His Phenomenally Bestselling

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The Road Less Traveled : A New Psychology of Love, Traditional Values and Spiritual Growth

Author:M.Scott Peck

One of the most successful self-help books of the 20th century; THE ROAD LESS TRAVELED stayed on the New York Times Best Seller List for 10 years, and has sold millions of copies. Morgan Scott Peck begins simply: "Life is difficult." His main message

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The Marriage of Sense and Soul : Integrating Science and Religion

Author:Ken Wilber

There is arguably no more critical and pressing topic than the relation of science and religion in the modern world. Science has given us the methods for discovering truth, while religion remains the single greatest force for generating meaning. Yet the two areas mutually exclusive, with wrenching consequences for humanity. In The Marriage of Sense and Soul, one of today's most important philosophers brilliantly articulates how we might begin to think about science and religion in ways that allow for their reconciliation

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Eight Weeks to Optimum Health : A Proven Program for Taking Full Advantage of Your Body's Natural Healing Power

Author:Dr. Andrew Weil

In Eight Weeks to Optimum Health by Dr. Andrew Weil translates the brilliant insights and discoveries. He outlined in his highly praised bestseller, Spontaneous Healing, into a practical plan of action: a week-by-week, step-by-step program for attractive and protecting present and lifelong health.

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Women's Bodies, Women's Wisdom : Creating Physical and Emotional Health and Healing

Author:Christiane Northrup

Quite possibly every female over the age of 12 will find this huge book informative, pain saving, and perhaps even lifesaving. Think of it as a much more empower and holistic Our Bodies, Ourselves. Northrup is a gynecologist who acknowledges the power of natural therapies and herbs, but also maintains that allopathic treatments, including surgery, are at times best.

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The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People : Powerful Lessons in Personal Change

Author:Stephen R.Covey

The bestselling guide to personal fulfillment and professional success--more than seven million book copies in print. Guided by Covey's remarkable step-by-step program, readers will find more meaning and pleasure in relationships, be improved able to achieve personal and qualified goals--and can look forward to lasting happiness and success. "A wonderful book that could alter your life." Author.

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