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May 03, 2016

Election 2016 For Dummies

As the primary season comes to a close and the nominations are about to be locked up, dummies presents ideas and story angles to help demystify the process and prepare for the run-up to November.

December 16, 2015

Ditch Your Tired New Year’s Resolutions

If you’re among the 88 percent of Americans who fail to achieve their New Year’s resolutions each year, authors Dan Britton, Jimmy Page, and Jon Gordon offer a simpler alternative with a much higher success rate: Choose One Word for 2016.

12:00 AM EDT August 10, 2015

How Religious and Spiritual Beliefs Relate to Cancer Patients’ Physical, Mental, and Social Well-Being

Research reveals that most individuals with cancer have religious and spiritual beliefs, or derive comfort from religious and spiritual experiences. But what impact does this have on patients’ health?

February 24, 2015

Wiley Receives Nine Prestigious PROSE Awards

Hoboken, NEW JERSEY- February 20, 2015    John Wiley & Sons, Inc. (NYSE: JWa and JWb), a global knowledge-based services provider, is honored to be the recipient of nine PROSE Awards for 2015.  The PROSE Awards recognize excellence in professional and scholarly publishing by highlighting distinguished books, journals and electronic content. 

September 02, 2014

Muslim Headscarf May Buffer Against Negative Body Image Among Women

Researchers have found that British Muslim women who wear a hijab generally have more positive body image, are less reliant on media messages about beauty ideals, and place less importance on appearance than those who do not wear a hijab. These effects appear to be driven by use of a hijab specifically, rather than religiosity.

August 13, 2014

Wiley Announces Continued Growth in Titles with Impact Factor

John Wiley & Sons, Inc., today announced a continued increase in the proportion of its journal titles indexed in the 2014 release of Thomson Reuters Journal Citation Reports® (JCR).  A total of 1,202 Wiley titles (approximately 70%) were indexed, up from 1,193 in the 2012 JCR, and including 13 titles which have been indexed for the first time.

March 26, 2014

Charity and Philanthropy For Dummies

For those who want to make a difference but don't know where to start, Charity and Philanthropy For Dummies is a friendly and practical guide to undertaking a range of charitable activities.

January 02, 2014

A Lasting Promise: The Christian Guide to Fighting for Your Marriage, New and Revised Edition

The revised edition of the bestselling Christian guide to a happy marriage

December 20, 2013

Lead With Wisdom: How Wisdom Transforms Good Leaders Into Great Leaders

Lead With Wisdom: How Wisdom Transforms Good Leaders Into Great Leaders 

November 25, 2013

Healing the Heart of Democracy

At a critical time in American life, Parker J. Palmer looks with realism and hope at how to deal with our political tensions for the sake of the common good, without the shouting, blaming or defaming so common in our politics today.  A book for all who care about democracy, no matter what their politic convitions.

November 11, 2013

Joe Vitale Shares The Final Secrets to "Zero Limits" and The Quest for Miracles Through Ho’oponopono in his New Book

At Zero shows readers how to easily overcome problems by ridding themselves of hindrances and opening up to infinite possibilities.

October 08, 2013

Generation Gap in Authors' Open Access Views and Experience, Reveals Wiley Survey

John Wiley & Sons, Inc., today announced the results of its 2013 author survey on open access, with over eight thousand respondents from across Wiley’s journal portfolio. The survey is a follow up to Wiley’s 2012 open access author survey and is the second such survey conducted by Wiley. This year new sections were added including research funding and article licenses.

September 09, 2013

Falling Upward

In Falling Upward, Richard Rohr seeks to help readers understand the tasks of the two halves of life and to show them that those who have gone “down” are the only ones who understand “up.” Those who have somehow fallen, and fallen well, are the only ones who can grow spiritually and not misuse “up”.  More than anything else, he describes what “up” (in the second half of life) will look like and could look like.

September 09, 2013

Learn How To Tap Into Your Divine Intuition and Discover Purpose, Peace, and Prosperity

A thorough revision of the best-selling Divine Intuitionthis new edition provides an inspiring and practical guide that helps you find inspired solutions to difficult problems and life challenges through listening to what you feel as well as to what you think and recognizing the “divine hunches” that will direct you to success and greater happiness in your life.

July 02, 2013

The Mystery of Existence

Why does anything exist?  Why is there something rather than nothing? Why not nothing?

June 13, 2013

Transformative Conversations: A Guide to Mentoring Communities Among Colleagues in Higher Education

A concise and practical guide to convening and sustaining formation mentoring groups that speak to the deeper questions of meaning and vocation in higher education.

12:00 AM EDT May 20, 2013

Managed Desire: Study Explores Gay Christianity and Dealing with Boundaries

Research explores the experiences of gay Christians who have sought help from the growing ‘ex-gay’ movement in the United States

May 07, 2013

The Transhumanist Reader: Classical and Contemporary Essays on the Science, Technology, and Philosophy of the Human Future

With new technologies emerging at such rapid pace, is life extension now inevitable?

April 15, 2013

A Sneetch is a Sneetch and Other Philosophical Discoveries: Finding Wisdom in Children's Literature

Introducing children to philosophy is easier than you think... simply read them a picture book.

April 15, 2013

Happy-People-Pills For All

Imagine being able to find happiness in a pill...Or is the very idea just too hard to swallow?