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Life's choices : problems and solutions, Richard S. Sharf

Label
Life's choices : problems and solutions
Title
Life's choices
Title remainder
problems and solutions
Statement of responsibility
Richard S. Sharf
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Sharf, Richard S
Dewey number
378.198
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
LB3609
LC item number
.S554 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • College students
  • College students
  • Choice (Psychology)
  • Étudiants
  • Étudiants
  • Choix (Psychologie)
  • Choice (Psychology)
  • College students
  • College students
Label
Life's choices : problems and solutions, Richard S. Sharf
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 367-376) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chapter 1. Choices and Solutions -- Adjustment and Development -- Adjustment -- Choices -- Change -- Growth -- Happiness -- Responsibility -- Life Roles -- Coping with Life Roles and Problems -- Problem-Focused Coping -- Emotion-Focused Solutions -- Adaptive Attitudes -- Confidentiality and Privacy -- Types of Problems and Solutions -- Part 1. Learning and Working -- Chapter 2. Learning and Studying -- Does Learning Pay? -- How Children Learn -- Curiosity -- Exploration -- Learning Information -- Learning and Remembering -- Attitude -- Practice -- Minimizing Interference -- Organizing Information -- Memory Tips -- Learning Styles -- Verbal-Linguistic -- Logical-Mathematical -- Visual-Spatial -- Musical-Rhythmic -- Bodily-Kinesthetic -- Interpersonal -- Intrapersonal -- Studying -- Learning from Textbooks -- Learning from Lectures -- Study Groups -- Time Management -- Personal Planners -- Hourly Schedules -- Procrastination -- Exams -- Chapter 3. Choosing Careers -- Gaining Self-Understanding -- Personality -- Interests -- Values -- Abilities -- External Influences on Career Choice -- The Process of Career Choice -- Obtaining Knowledge about the World of Work -- The Labor Market -- Integrating Information about Oneself and the World of Work -- Implementing a Choice -- Job Search Strategies -- The Resume -- Interviewing for a Job -- Chapter 4. Adjusting to Work -- Adjusting to a New Job -- Induction -- Reformation -- Integration -- Self-Efficacy and Work Adjustment -- Outcome Expectations -- Goals -- Work Satisfaction -- Values -- Interests -- Abilities -- Career Crises and Problems -- Reentering and Leaving the Labor Force -- Sexual Harassment -- Hiring and Salary Patterns and Job Discrimination -- Part 2. Relationships -- Chapter 5. Family Relationships -- Attitudes of Parents Toward Child Raising -- Parenting Styles -- The Effect of Parenting Style on Children's Behavior -- Coping with Parental Styles -- Parenting Tips -- Sibling Relationships -- Parental Divorce -- Raising a Child Alone -- Child Abuse -- Chapter 6. Love and Friendship -- The Need for Love -- Attachment -- Maslow's Need Hierarchy -- Development of Relationships -- Shyness -- Initiating Relationships -- Choice and Relationships -- Abusive Relationships -- Chapter 7. Sexuality and Intimacy -- Myths -- Views of Sexuality -- Intimacy -- Passionate Love -- Companionate Love -- The Building of an Intimate Sexual Relationship -- Gender Differences in Intimacy -- The Physiology of Sex -- Gender and Orgasm -- Masturbation -- Homosexuality -- Sexual Concerns -- Problems of Sexual Desire -- Male Sexual Concerns -- Female Sexual Concerns -- Contraception -- Communicating about Contraception -- Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs) -- Avoiding STDs -- Dealing with STDs -- Sexual Assault and Rape -- Avoiding Rape -- What If You Have Been Raped? -- Helping Someone Who Has Been Raped -- Chapter 8. Gender Roles -- Gender Development -- Childhood -- Adolescence -- Adulthood -- Cultural Differences -- Views of Gender -- Androgyny -- Gender Schema Theory -- Morality and Gender -- Relational Views -- Gender View of Homosexuality -- Responding to Gender Stereotyping -- Communication Styles -- People versus Things -- Rapport and Report -- Talking to versus Talking at -- Male Communication as Norm -- Changing Communication Styles -- Appearance and Body Image -- Anorexia -- Bulimia -- Chapter 9. Cultural Diversity -- Views of Culture -- Personality and Culture -- Social Structure and Culture -- Ethnic Diversity -- Ethnocentrism (Own-Culture Centered) -- Cultural Relativity -- Cultural Universals -- Cultural Markers -- Differences Between Cultures -- Prejudice and Racism -- Stereotypes -- Prejudice -- Discrimination -- Racism -- White Privilege -- Racial Identity Models -- Chapter 10. Dying and Living -- The Dying Process -- Stages -- Tasks of Dying -- Support Services for the Dying -- How to Help Dying Patients and Their Families -- The Death of Loved Ones -- Grief and Relationships -- Awareness of Feelings -- Stages of Mourning -- Tasks of Mourning -- Helping Others Deal with Their Grief -- Suicide and Other Causes of Death in Young People -- Death Among Adolescents -- Suicide -- Part 3. Personal Choices and Solutions -- Chapter 11. Abusing Substances -- Smoking -- Characteristics of Smokers -- Health and Cigarettes -- Starting Smoking -- Preventing Smoking -- Continuing to Smoke -- Stopping Smoking -- Alcohol -- Health Problems and Alcohol -- Health Benefits of Alcohol -- Reasons for Drinking -- Treating Alcohol Abuse -- Marijuana -- Health Effects of Marijuana -- Treatment of Marijuana Addiction -- Cocaine -- Heroin -- Hallucinogens -- Barbiturates -- Amphetamines -- Steroids -- Treatment of Drug Addiction -- Chapter 12. Managing Stress -- The Pressures of Stress and Their Effects -- External Stress -- Internal Stress -- Physiological Effects -- The Experience of Stress -- Thoughts and Stress -- Behaviors and Stress -- Feelings and Stress -- Dealing with Common Stress Related Problems -- Behavioral Methods for Relieving Stress -- Using Cognitive Methods -- Using Affective Methods with Stress -- Chapter 13. Coping Strategies -- Support Systems -- Problem-Solving Strategies -- Maintaining Self-Control -- Talking Yourself Through Challenges -- Humor -- Rewarding Oneself -- Appendix A. Life's Choices: Journal Pages -- Chapter 2. Learning and Studying -- Chapter 3. Choosing Careers -- Chapter 4. Adjusting to Work -- Chapter 5. Family Relationships -- Chapter 6. Love and Friendship -- Chapter 7. Sexuality and Intimacy -- Chapter 8. Gender Roles -- Chapter 9. Cultural Diversity -- Chapter 10. Dying and Living -- Chapter 11. Abusing Substances -- Chapter 12. Managing Stress
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 384 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1039958261
Label
Life's choices : problems and solutions, Richard S. Sharf
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 367-376) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chapter 1. Choices and Solutions -- Adjustment and Development -- Adjustment -- Choices -- Change -- Growth -- Happiness -- Responsibility -- Life Roles -- Coping with Life Roles and Problems -- Problem-Focused Coping -- Emotion-Focused Solutions -- Adaptive Attitudes -- Confidentiality and Privacy -- Types of Problems and Solutions -- Part 1. Learning and Working -- Chapter 2. Learning and Studying -- Does Learning Pay? -- How Children Learn -- Curiosity -- Exploration -- Learning Information -- Learning and Remembering -- Attitude -- Practice -- Minimizing Interference -- Organizing Information -- Memory Tips -- Learning Styles -- Verbal-Linguistic -- Logical-Mathematical -- Visual-Spatial -- Musical-Rhythmic -- Bodily-Kinesthetic -- Interpersonal -- Intrapersonal -- Studying -- Learning from Textbooks -- Learning from Lectures -- Study Groups -- Time Management -- Personal Planners -- Hourly Schedules -- Procrastination -- Exams -- Chapter 3. Choosing Careers -- Gaining Self-Understanding -- Personality -- Interests -- Values -- Abilities -- External Influences on Career Choice -- The Process of Career Choice -- Obtaining Knowledge about the World of Work -- The Labor Market -- Integrating Information about Oneself and the World of Work -- Implementing a Choice -- Job Search Strategies -- The Resume -- Interviewing for a Job -- Chapter 4. Adjusting to Work -- Adjusting to a New Job -- Induction -- Reformation -- Integration -- Self-Efficacy and Work Adjustment -- Outcome Expectations -- Goals -- Work Satisfaction -- Values -- Interests -- Abilities -- Career Crises and Problems -- Reentering and Leaving the Labor Force -- Sexual Harassment -- Hiring and Salary Patterns and Job Discrimination -- Part 2. Relationships -- Chapter 5. Family Relationships -- Attitudes of Parents Toward Child Raising -- Parenting Styles -- The Effect of Parenting Style on Children's Behavior -- Coping with Parental Styles -- Parenting Tips -- Sibling Relationships -- Parental Divorce -- Raising a Child Alone -- Child Abuse -- Chapter 6. Love and Friendship -- The Need for Love -- Attachment -- Maslow's Need Hierarchy -- Development of Relationships -- Shyness -- Initiating Relationships -- Choice and Relationships -- Abusive Relationships -- Chapter 7. Sexuality and Intimacy -- Myths -- Views of Sexuality -- Intimacy -- Passionate Love -- Companionate Love -- The Building of an Intimate Sexual Relationship -- Gender Differences in Intimacy -- The Physiology of Sex -- Gender and Orgasm -- Masturbation -- Homosexuality -- Sexual Concerns -- Problems of Sexual Desire -- Male Sexual Concerns -- Female Sexual Concerns -- Contraception -- Communicating about Contraception -- Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs) -- Avoiding STDs -- Dealing with STDs -- Sexual Assault and Rape -- Avoiding Rape -- What If You Have Been Raped? -- Helping Someone Who Has Been Raped -- Chapter 8. Gender Roles -- Gender Development -- Childhood -- Adolescence -- Adulthood -- Cultural Differences -- Views of Gender -- Androgyny -- Gender Schema Theory -- Morality and Gender -- Relational Views -- Gender View of Homosexuality -- Responding to Gender Stereotyping -- Communication Styles -- People versus Things -- Rapport and Report -- Talking to versus Talking at -- Male Communication as Norm -- Changing Communication Styles -- Appearance and Body Image -- Anorexia -- Bulimia -- Chapter 9. Cultural Diversity -- Views of Culture -- Personality and Culture -- Social Structure and Culture -- Ethnic Diversity -- Ethnocentrism (Own-Culture Centered) -- Cultural Relativity -- Cultural Universals -- Cultural Markers -- Differences Between Cultures -- Prejudice and Racism -- Stereotypes -- Prejudice -- Discrimination -- Racism -- White Privilege -- Racial Identity Models -- Chapter 10. Dying and Living -- The Dying Process -- Stages -- Tasks of Dying -- Support Services for the Dying -- How to Help Dying Patients and Their Families -- The Death of Loved Ones -- Grief and Relationships -- Awareness of Feelings -- Stages of Mourning -- Tasks of Mourning -- Helping Others Deal with Their Grief -- Suicide and Other Causes of Death in Young People -- Death Among Adolescents -- Suicide -- Part 3. Personal Choices and Solutions -- Chapter 11. Abusing Substances -- Smoking -- Characteristics of Smokers -- Health and Cigarettes -- Starting Smoking -- Preventing Smoking -- Continuing to Smoke -- Stopping Smoking -- Alcohol -- Health Problems and Alcohol -- Health Benefits of Alcohol -- Reasons for Drinking -- Treating Alcohol Abuse -- Marijuana -- Health Effects of Marijuana -- Treatment of Marijuana Addiction -- Cocaine -- Heroin -- Hallucinogens -- Barbiturates -- Amphetamines -- Steroids -- Treatment of Drug Addiction -- Chapter 12. Managing Stress -- The Pressures of Stress and Their Effects -- External Stress -- Internal Stress -- Physiological Effects -- The Experience of Stress -- Thoughts and Stress -- Behaviors and Stress -- Feelings and Stress -- Dealing with Common Stress Related Problems -- Behavioral Methods for Relieving Stress -- Using Cognitive Methods -- Using Affective Methods with Stress -- Chapter 13. Coping Strategies -- Support Systems -- Problem-Solving Strategies -- Maintaining Self-Control -- Talking Yourself Through Challenges -- Humor -- Rewarding Oneself -- Appendix A. Life's Choices: Journal Pages -- Chapter 2. Learning and Studying -- Chapter 3. Choosing Careers -- Chapter 4. Adjusting to Work -- Chapter 5. Family Relationships -- Chapter 6. Love and Friendship -- Chapter 7. Sexuality and Intimacy -- Chapter 8. Gender Roles -- Chapter 9. Cultural Diversity -- Chapter 10. Dying and Living -- Chapter 11. Abusing Substances -- Chapter 12. Managing Stress
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 384 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1039958261

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