The Uses of the Body

The Uses of the Body“A thrilling meditation on the passages of a woman’s life.””O, The Oprah Magazine” Landau’s killer wit evokes Dorothy Parker crossed with Sylvia Plathleaping spark after spark, growing to deadly dark fire. “The Uses of the Body” is her best book, its acerbic tone interspersed with lines of grave and startling beauty. “Los Angeles Times””Like Richard Linklater’s “Boyhood, “but for girls (and women): Deborah Landau’s vividly relatable third collect…

The Use of Bodies (Meridian: Crossing Aesthetics)

The Use of Bodies (Meridian: Crossing Aesthetics)Giorgio Agamben’s Homo Sacer was one of the seminal works of political philosophy in recent decades. It was also the beginning of a series of interconnected investigations of staggering ambition and scope, investigating the deepest foundations of Western politics and thought. The Use of Bodies represents the ninth and final volume in this twenty-year undertaking, breaking considerable new ground while clarifying the stakes and implications of the…

The Uses of the Body

The Uses of the Body“Landau’s killer wit evokes Dorothy Parker crossed with Sylvia Plath—leaping spark after spark, growing to deadly dark fire. The Uses of the Body is her best book, its acerbic tone interspersed with lines of grave and startling beauty.” —Los Angeles Times* “As freshly immediate as ever, award-winning poet Landau reveals that ‘the uses of the body are manifold,’ moving in four sections with a roughly chronological feel from wedding p…

Alkaline Herbal Medicine: Reverse Disease and Heal the Electric Body

Alkaline Herbal Medicine: Reverse Disease and Heal the Electric Body“Landau’s killer wit evokes Dorothy Parker crossed with Sylvia Plath—leaping spark after spark, growing to deadly dark fire. The Uses of the Body is her best book, its acerbic tone interspersed with lines of grave and startling beauty.” —Los Angeles Times* “As freshly immediate as ever, award-winning poet Landau reveals that ‘the uses of the body are manifold,’ moving in four sections with a roughly chronological feel from wedding p…

A Woman’s Unconscious Use of Her Body

A Woman's Unconscious Use of Her BodyA Woman’s Unconscious Use of Her Body Drawing on Dinora Pines’ lifetime of clinical experience this classic book provides a psychoanalytic understanding of women’s relationships with their bodies, focusing on key moments in women’s lives. With chapters organised to follow the female life-cycle, topics covered include: the turbulence of adolescence pregnancy and childbirth infertility and abortion menopause and old age the traumatic ef… Full des…

Change Your Brain, Change Your Life: Revised and Expanded Edition: The breakthrough programme for conquering anxiety, depression, anger and obsessiveness

Change Your Brain, Change Your Life: Revised and Expanded Edition: The breakthrough programme for conquering anxiety, depression, anger and obsessivenessRevised and Expanded Edition. In this completely revised and updated edition of the breakthrough bestseller that’s sold nearly a million copies worldwide, you’ll see scientific evidence that your anxiety, depression, anger, obsessiveness or impulsiveness could be related to how specific structures work in your brain. You’re not stuck with the brain you’re born with. Renowned neuropsychiatrist Dr Daniel Amen includes new, cutting-edge research gle…

Change Your Brain, Change Your Body: Use your brain to get the body you have always wanted

Change Your Brain, Change Your Body: Use your brain to get the body you have always wantedRevised and Expanded Edition. In this completely revised and updated edition of the breakthrough bestseller that’s sold nearly a million copies worldwide, you’ll see scientific evidence that your anxiety, depression, anger, obsessiveness or impulsiveness could be related to how specific structures work in your brain. You’re not stuck with the brain you’re born with. Renowned neuropsychiatrist Dr Daniel Amen includes new, cutting-edge research gle…