The Violent Femmes self-titled debut album has reached legendary status that few albums ever attain.
By combining elements of Jonathan Richman and The Modern Lovers with new wave and acoustic-folk and punk rock, the Femmes forged a sound all their own.
Released in 1983, Violent Femmes became one of the most distinctive records of the early alternative movement and an enduring cult classic.
Currently out of print on vinyl, this new 180-gram LP reissue faithfully reproduces the album’s original artwork, which features one of the iconic album covers of the 1980s.
Violent Femmes have released nine studio albums and more than a dozen iconic singles, among them such classics as “American Music,” “Gone Daddy Gone,” “Nightmares, “Add It Up,” and of course, “Blister In The Sun.
” Their remarkable three-decade-plus career has earned them cumulative worldwide sales in excess of 10 million, with 1983’s Violent Femmes awarded with RIAA platinum certification eight years after its initial release.
Included in the new edition is a chapter on conflict resolution and mediation.
The latest edition of the communication guide that has sold more than 1,000,000 copies An enlightening look at how peaceful communication can create compassionate connections with family, friends, and other acquaintances, this international bestseller uses stories, examples, and sample dialogues to provide solutions to communication problems both at home and in the workplace.
Guidance is provided on identifying and articulating feelings and needs, expressing anger fully, and exploring the power of empathy in order to speak honestly without creating hostility, break patterns of thinking that lead to anger and depression, and communicate compassionately.
When one of his ranch hands is murdered, he decides to stay and fight, utilizing hiswar experience.
Robinson, Mackenna’s Gold), and the outfit’s bullyboy tactics make him think again.
Meanwhile, all is not well at Anchor Ranch where the owner’s wife, Martha (BarbaraStanwyck, T.
‘s “The Big Valley), has been carrying on for years with her husband’s brother who, in turn, keeps a local Mexican sweetie in town.
An ex-Confederate Army officer, John Parrish (Glenn Ford, 3:10 to Yuma, 1957), plans to sell up to nearby Anchor Ranch and move east with his fiancée, but the low price offered by Anchor’s crippled owner, Lee Wilkenson (Edward G.
Violent Python shows you how to move from a theoretical understanding of offensive computing concepts to a practical implementation.
This book demonstrates how to write Python scripts to automate large-scale network attacks, extract metadata, and investigate forensic artifacts.
Demonstrates how to write Python scripts to automate large-scale network attacks, extract metadata, and investigate forensic artifactsWrite code to intercept and analyze network traffic using Python.
Instead of relying on another attacker’s tools, this book will teach you to forge your own weapons using the Python programming language.
Craft and spoof wireless frames to attack wireless and Bluetooth devicesData-mine popular social media websites and evade modern anti-virus.
It also shows how to write code to intercept and analyze network traffic using Python, craft and spoof wireless frames to attack wireless and Bluetooth devices, and how to data-mine popular social media websites and evade modern anti-virus.
But is that concern misplaced? Authors and psychologists Patrick M.
The problem is this: Their fear isn’t supported by the evidence.
In reality, most well-adjusted children and teenagers play violent video games, all without ever exhibiting violent behavior in real life.
If that surprises you, you’re not alonethe national dialogue on games and violence has been hopelessly biased.
Scholars are finding that not only are violent games not one of society’s great evils, they may even be a force for good.
Moral Combat is an irreverent and informative guide to the worriesand wondersof our violent virtual world.
In what sometimes seems like an increasingly violent world, it’s only natural to worry about the effects of all this pixelated gore.
The media and politicians have been sounding the alarm for years, and with every fresh tragedy involving a young perpetrator comes another flurry of articles about the dangers of violent media.
In fact, unlike the video gametrained murder machines depicted in the press, school shooters are actually less likely to be interested in violent games than their peers.
What’s more, spikes in sales of violent games actually correspond to decreased rates of violent crime.
In Moral Combat, Markey and Ferguson explore how video gameseven the bloodiestcan have a positive impact on everything from social skills to stress, and may even make us more morally sensitive.
With humor, complete honesty, and extensive research, they separate the myth from the medium.
In family rooms across America, millions of children and teenagers are playing video games, such as Call of Duty, Halo, and Grand Theft Auto, roaming violent virtual worldswith virtual guns in their hands.
Tracing the rise of violent games from arcades to online deathmatches, they have spent years on the front lines of the video game debate and now offer a comprehensive overview of the scientific research on gaming.
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It took Amanda countless sleepless nights to figure out how to help her little brother overcome his video game addiction and become less violent.
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If you answered YES to any of the above there is a big chance that your child might need your help.
Is your beloved little boy or girl or even teenager stuck all day in front of a screen? This books author, Amanda, had a little brother who was that way for a long time until she finally put an end to it.
Is your child wasting his/her time and energy playing video games for hours?Did he/she become more violent and aggressive?Is he/she having trouble concentrating?That’s just a short list of some of the symptoms that can identify your child’s video game addiction.
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Listening to pundits and politicians, you’d think that the relationship between violent video games and aggressive behavior in children is clear.
Olson, ScD, cofounders and directors of the Harvard Medical School Center for Mental Health and Media, began a $1.
In contrast to previous research, their study focused on real children and families in real situations.
You’ll learn when – and what kinds of – video games can be harmful, when they can serve as important social or learning tools and how to create and enforce game-playing rules in your household.
You’ll understand how games are rated, how to make best use of ratings and the potentially important information that ratings don’t provide.
Children who play violent video games are more likely to be socially isolated and have poor interpersonal skills.
The best way to protect our kids is to keep them away from games such as Grand Theft Auto that are rated M for Mature.
In fact, many parents are worried about the wrong things! In 2004, Lawrence Kutner, PhD, and Cheryl K.
5 million federally funded study on the effects of video games.
What they found surprised, encouraged and sometimes disturbed them: their findings conform to the views of neither the alarmists nor the video game industry boosters.
Instead of offering a one-size-fits-all prescription, Grand Theft Childhood gives the information you need to decide how you want to handle this sensitive issue in your own family.
You’ll find out what’s really in the games your children play and when to worry about your children playing with strangers on the Internet.
Grand Theft Childhood takes video games out of the.
In Grand Theft Childhood: The Surprising Truth about Violent Video Games and What Parents Can Do, Kutner and Olson untangle the web of politics, marketing, advocacy and flawed or misconstrued studies that until now have shaped parents’ concerns.