Psychology

Crime and Punishment

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In this intense detective thriller instilled with philosophical, religious, and social commentary, Dostoevsky studies the psychological impact upon a desperate and impoverished student when he murders a despicable pawnbroker, transgressing moral law to ultimately "benefit humanity."

Unabridged.

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20:29
Crime and Punishment

Xmas Without China (2013)

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Exploring the intersection of consumerism and immigration in American culture, XMAS WITHOUT CHINA is an intimate portrait of families wrestling with our drive to consume cheap products, but also with our desire for human connection and a sense of who we are in a fast-changing world.

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01:03
Xmas Without China

Mythos I: The Shaping of our Mythic Tradition (1996)

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"The material of myth is the material of our life, the material of our body, and the material of our environment. A living, vital mythology deals with these." - Joseph Campbell

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04:40
 Mythos I: The Shaping of our Mythic Tradition

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens: The Ultimate Teenage Success Guide (Unabridged)

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Being a teenager is both wonderful and challenging. In The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens, author Sean Covey applies the timeless principles of the 7 Habits to teens and the tough issues and life-changing decisions they face.

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870L
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07:15
The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens: The Ultimate Teenage Success Guide (Unabridged)

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People: Powerful Lessons In Personal Change (Unabridged)

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Stephen R. Covey's book, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, has been a top seller for the simple reason that it ignores trends and pop psychology for proven principles of fairness, integrity, honesty, and human dignity.

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1080L
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13:03
The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People: Powerful Lessons In Personal Change (Unabridged)

Freakonomics The Movie (2011)

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Freakonomics is the highly anticipated film version of the phenomenally best-selling book about incentives-based thinking by Steven Levitt and Stephen Dubner. The film examines human behavior with provocative and sometimes hilarious case studies, bringing together a dream team of filmmakers responsible for some of the most acclaimed and entertaining documentaries in recent years.

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High
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01:33
Freakonomics The Movie

Raising Cain: Exploring the Inner Lives of America's Boys (2006)

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Two of the country's leading child psychologists identify the social and emotion challenges that boys encounter in school and show how parents can help boys cultivate emotional awareness, giving them the support to navigate the social pressures of youth

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Professional
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02:00
Raising Cain: Exploring the Inner Lives of America's Boys

Teen Depression: Signs, Symptoms, and Getting Help (2009)

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This program, targeted at teenage viewers, emphasizes the message that depression is a medical illness, not a sign of weakness or a flaw in character. Real teens from diverse backgrounds talk about their struggles with depression and their strategies for recovery.

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Middle
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0:19
Teen Depression: Signs, Symptoms, and Getting Help

Am I Normal?: Teens and Emotional Health (2009)

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Today’s students face an enormous range of emotional issues—worries about academic performance, anxiety about how peers view them, problems with parents and teachers, concern over physical appearance, and much more.

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Middle
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0:22
Am I Normal?: Teens and Emotional Health