• Anger Management,  Editor's Picks,  Psychology

    The nervous life by G. E. Partridge (1911) PDF ebook

    The nervous life by  G. E. Partridge (1911) PDF eBook George Everett Partridge (31 May 1870, Worcester, Massachusetts – November 1953, Baltimore) was an American psychologist credited with popularizing the term sociopath. He worked with the influential G. Stanley Hall at Clark University. By the nervous life, as the term is used in this book, is meant two conditions: first, the nervous social and industrial life, best typified by the stress and strife of our great cities; second, the nervous life as expressed in the temperament of the nervous individual. Both these elements of the nervous life are on the increase, and each acts upon and produces the other. We…

  • Anger Management,  Emotion,  Psychology,  Self-Help

    Anger Control by Raymond W. Novaco Free PDF book (1975)

    Anger Control by Raymond W. Novaco PDF book (1975) There is a current intrigue among social scientists with the array of stress factors that impinge on our lives. Economic fluctuations have been shown to influence admission rates to mental hospitals. Conditions of over¬ crowding, which have produced endocrine abnormalities in animal species, are being investigated as antecedents of aggressive crime rates. As one moves from the ecological to the clinical level, one finds the study of life¬ styles and behavioral tempos that produce susceptibility to coronary ailments. Prominent among the array of psychosocial stressors are the day-to-day provocation experiences that incite the arousal of anger. Each of us can easily…