Description : Teach Yourself to Dream, the practical companion to Chronicle Books' best-selling Secret Language of Dreams, is a beautifully illustrated, hands-on guide to remembering and understanding dreams. Dr. David Fontana, renowned for his dream workshops, presents more than fifty exercises that enable earnest dreamers to explore, intensify, and even guide their night wanderings. With more than 150 images that evoke the surreal quality of dream visions and a brief A to Z directory of dream symbols and their meanings, Teach Yourself to Dream is a unique new tool for anyone interested in utilizing the life-changing power of dreams.
Description : Dreams can be the key to better understanding ourselves and our relationships. Teach Yourself Dream Interpretation is an easy-to-navigate reference designed to help you identify and appreciate the roles of specific types of dreamsand use them to attain success in your life. A comprehensive A-to-Z glossary of symbols allows fast access to the meanings of dreams. Case studies and "Food for Thought" boxes appear throughout.
Description : What do our dreams mean? Throughout recorded history this question has fascinated people all over the world. How to Interpret Dreams is a complete handbook - simple, practical and easy to use - which suggests a host of possible answers. Dreams can serve as guides to your inner self and to your relationships, health and career success. How to Interpret Dreams explains how you can benefit from the power of dreams by: - Recalling dreams vividly and distinguishing significant from insignificant dreams. - Learning to work with symbols to gain insight into the messages hidden in dreams. - Appreciating the role played by specific types of dream - prophetic, anxiety, sexual etc. - Harnessing the power of lucid and mutual dreaming. - Learning to generate dreams to help solve specific problems. It includes case studies and sample entries from dream diaries as well as a comprehensive, quick-reference A to Z of the meaning of symbols - from abyss to zoo, fog to sunshine and bereavement to birth, plus hundreds of others in between.
Description : Find out what your dreams mean and explore what your mind is trying to tell you What do our dreams mean? Throughout recorded history this question has fascinated people all over the world. How to Interpret Dreams is a complete handbook, which suggests a host of possible answers. Dreams can serve as guides to your inner self and to your relationships, health and career success. It includes case studies and sample entries from dream diaries as well as a comprehensive, quick-reference A to Z of the meaning of symbols--from abyss to zoo, fog to sunshine and bereavement to birth, plus hundreds of others in between.
Description : Learn at your own pace with this proven course for beginners. Learn proper breathing, posture, and warm-up techniques that will keep you singing for a lifetime with confidence and in a variety of styles. Includes practice exercises, demonstrations by professional singers and motivating accompaniments to sing along with.
Description : Learn in a week, remember for a lifetime! In just one week, this accessible book will give you knowledge to last forever. End of chapter summaries and multiple choice questions are all designed to help you test your knowledge and gain confidence. So whether you are a student or you simply want to widen your knowledge, you will find this seven-day course a very memorable introduction. Sunday: Learn who Jung was and what he did Monday: Explore Jung's inner world and how this informed his ideas Tuesday: Understand Jung's view of the psyche and its journey Wednesday: Consider Jung's views on dreams and symbols Thursday: Engage with Jung's understanding of personality and how we form relationships Friday: Find out what Jung thought about esoterica, the paranormal, religion and spirituality. Saturday: Look at how Jung's ideas have been developed over time and how they are relevant today.
Description : Learn in a week, remember for a lifetime! In just one week, this accessible book will give you knowledge to last forever. End of chapter summaries and multiple choice questions are all designed to help you test your knowledge and gain confidence. So whether you are a student or you simply want to widen your knowledge, you will find this seven-day course a very memorable introduction. Sunday: Learn who Freud was and what he did Monday: Explore Freud's early work and the beginnings of his psychoanalytical ideas Tuesday: Discover Freud's views on the interpretation of deams and on the importance of the unconscious Wednesday: Consider Freud's often-controversial sexual theories Thursday: Understand Freud's views on the importance of childhood, and how adult identity is formed Friday: Learn about Freud's views on civilization, religion and society Saturday: Look at how psychoanalysis has developed since Freud's time and how it is used today.
Description : Now available in mass market trim, The Secret Language of Dreams is an imaginative, full-color guide to do-it-yourself dream interpretation. Acclaimed author David Fontana draws upon the works of Jung, Freud, and other theorists to teach readers to decipher the messages hidden within our nocturnal rambles. Fontana identifies common dream symbols and archetypes and then examines how they are altered by an individual's character and experiences, making The Secret Language of Dreams a unique resource for personal exploration. The book also includes a richly illustrated dream dictionary, presenting the most common dream symbols, organized by theme for easy reference. With tips on keeping a dream diary and techniques for learning to control dreams as they happen, as well as to remember them after waking up, this is an insightful and proactive handbook to enriching one's nightlife.
Description : Gain a solid understanding of the main concepts Reading the complete works of Sigmund Freud would take more time than most of us have to spare. Freud - the Key Ideas condenses all the information you need about the life and work of the great man into one book. With clear explanations and examples drawn from Freud's own cases you will soon have a solid understanding of the main concepts, from psychosexual development to dream analysis. Learn effortlessly with a new easy-to-read page design and interactive features: Not got much time? One, five and ten-minute introductions to key principles to get you started. Author insights Lots of instant help with common problems and quick tips for success, based on the author's many years of experience. Test yourself Tests in the book and online to keep track of your progress. Extend your knowledge Extra online articles to give you a richer understanding of the subject. Five things to remember Quick refreshers to help you remember the key facts. Try this Innovative exercises illustrate what you've learnt and how to use it.
Description : An unpretentious guide for all those who want to learn to analyse, understand and evaluate films. Film Studies: An Introduction provides an overview of the key areas in film studies, including aesthetics, narrative, genre, documentary films and the secrets of film reviewing. From Hitchcock and Tarantino to Spielberg and Bigelow, you will gain a critical understanding of legendary directors and the techniques and skills that are used to achieve cinematic effects. Whether you are a film studies student or just a film buff wanting to know more, this book will give you an invaluable insight into the exciting and incredibly fast-moving world of film. Understand Film Studies includes: Chapter 1: Film aesthetics: formalism and realism Chapter 2: Film structure: narrative and narration Chapter 3: Film authorship: the director as auteur Chapter 4: Film genres: defining the typical film Chapter 5: The non-fiction film: five types of documentary Chapter 6: The reception of film: the art and profession of film viewing