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The Myth of Women's Masochism: With a New Preface by the Author

Paula J. Caplan - Psychology - 2005 - 328 pages
"Finally, a definitive study that debunks one of Freud's most damaging myths-that women are inherently masochistic- offers healthier ways to view female behavior." MS. Magazine ...
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Don't blame mother: mending the mother-daughter relationship

Paula J. Caplan - Family & Relationships - 1989 - 258 pages
Explains how the anger, myths, and emotional negativity of the mother-daughter relationship can be replaced with new bonds and images based on respect and understanding
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They Say You're Crazy: How the World's Most Powerful Psychiatrists Decide ...

Paula J. Caplan - Medical - 1996 - 355 pages
Revealing the way accepted psychological guidelines are established, typically by a conservative group of white males, a cautionary manual argues that standard life problems ...
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Bias in Psychiatric Diagnosis

Paula J. Caplan, Lisa Cosgrove - Psychology - 2004 - 304 pages
The public has a right to know that when they go to a therapist, they are almost certain to be given a psychiatric diagnosis, no matter how mild or normal their problems might ...
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You're smarter than they make you feel: how the experts intimidate us and ...

Paula J. Caplan - House & Home - 1994 - 212 pages
Provides examples of the ways fraudulent, incompetent, careless or merely self-centered experts in various fields have harmed their clients, and provides advice on how to deal ...
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The Illusion of Inclusion: Women in Post-secondary Education

Jacqueline Stalker, Susan Prentice - Education - 1998 - 256 pages
Both as students and as faculty, women continue to be discriminated against on Canadian campuses in ways ranging from the most systemic and institutional to the most ...
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Promotion and Tenure: Community and Socialization in Academe

William G. Tierney, Estela Mara Bensimon - Education - 163 pages
Articulates salient problems of tenure-track faculty, especially women and faculty of color. Offers a new paradigm to delineate ways in which the academic community can help ...
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