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Carbon Mineralization in Coastal Wetlands: From Litter Decomposition to Greenhouse Gas Dynamics
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Carbon Mineralization in Coastal Wetlands: From Litter Decomposition to Greenhouse Gas Dynamics

Xiaoguang Ouyang (Research Fellow, Simon F.S. Li Marine Science Laboratory, School of Life Sciences, The Chinese University of Hong Kong), Shing Yip Lee (Director, Institute of Environment, Energy and Sustainability, Simon F.S. Li Marine Science Laboratory, School of Life Sciences, The Chinese University of Hong Kong), Derrick YF Lai (Associate Professor, Department of Geography and Resource Management, The Chinese University of Hong Kong), Cyril Marchand (Professor, University of New Caledonia, Noumea, New Caledonia)

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The School of Life: Relationships: learning to love
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The School of Life: Relationships: learning to love

The School of Life

A book to inspire closeness and connection, helping people not only to find love but to make it last.

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The School of Life: Calm: the harmony and serenity we crave
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The School of Life: Calm: the harmony and serenity we crave

The School of Life

A guide to developing the art of finding serenity by understanding the sources of our anxiety and frustrations.

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The School of Life: On Failure - how to succeed at defeat
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The School of Life: On Failure - how to succeed at defeat

The School of Life

A reassuring guide on how to overcome failure, teaching us that we can learn to fail well.

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The School of Life: On Mental Illness: what can calm, reassure and console
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The School of Life: On Mental Illness: what can calm, reassure and console

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A compassionate and hopeful guide to achieving emotional wellbeing.

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A Simpler Life: a guide to greater serenity, case, and clarity
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A Simpler Life: a guide to greater serenity, case, and clarity

The School of Life, Alain de Botton

Exploring ideas around minimalism, simplicity and how to live comfortably with less.

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The Good Enough Parent: How to raise contented, interesting and resilient children
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The Good Enough Parent: How to raise contented, interesting and resilient children

The School of Life

A parenting guide providing compassionate instruction and insight into raising a resilient well-balanced child.

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How to Survive the Modern World: Making sense of, and finding calm in, unsteady times
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How to Survive the Modern World: Making sense of, and finding calm in, unsteady times

The School of Life

A guide to modern times that explores the challenges living in the 21st century can pose to our mental wellbeing.

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Bold Truths: 20 Philosophical Prints
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Bold Truths: 20 Philosophical Prints

The School of Life

Bold Truths is a collection of wise statements immortalised as art: 20 philosophical prints encapsulating the most important lessons The School of Life has to teach.

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The Book of Me: A Children's Journal of Self-Knowledge
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The Book of Me: A Children’s Journal of Self-Knowledge

The School of Life

The Book of Me is a guided journal of self-discovery. It takes readers on a journey inside themselves, helping them explore their mind, their moods, their imagination, their conscience, and how they determine the course of their...

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Mind & Body: Physical Exercises for Mental Wellbeing; Mental Exercises for Physical Wellbeing
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Mind & Body: Physical Exercises for Mental Wellbeing; Mental Exercises for Physical Wellbeing

The School of Life

This is a book, both theoretical and practical, that will improve our relationship between our physical and mental selves and allow us a route to a life of greater self-assurance, wisdom and freedom to be ourselves.

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Screen-Free Fun: 80 Alternatives to Screen Time
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Screen-Free Fun: 80 Alternatives to Screen Time

The School of Life

A collection of 80 imaginative games and activities designed to engage and entertain without a screen.

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The Calm Workbook: A Guide to Greater Serenity
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The Calm Workbook: A Guide to Greater Serenity

The School of Life

A therapeutic and consoling workbook with exercises to soothe anxiety and create a state of calm.

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Nature and Me: A Guide to the Joys and Excitements of the Outdoors
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Nature and Me: A Guide to the Joys and Excitements of the Outdoors

The School of Life

An essential guide to encourage children to explore, appreciate and benefit from the natural world around them.

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Drawing as Therapy: Know Yourself Through Art
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Drawing as Therapy: Know Yourself Through Art

The School of Life

A practical guide outlining the benefits of drawing as a therapeutic practice followed by 80 guided drawing exercises as an aid to self-understanding and fulfilment.

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Varieties of Melancholy: A hopeful guide to our sombre moods
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Varieties of Melancholy: A hopeful guide to our sombre moods

The School of Life

This is a book that celebrates the most neglected but valuable emotion we can feel: melancholy. This book carefully collects and interprets a selection of the most universally recognisable melancholy states of mind, and thereby...

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Phone Detox
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Phone Detox

The School of Life

The dark truth is that it has become very hard to find anyone (and certainly anything) more interesting than one's smartphone. This perplexing and troubling realisation has for most of us had huge consequences for our love...

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The School of Life Emotional First Aid Kit
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The School of Life Emotional First Aid Kit

The School of Life

A box of wise emergency advice for 20 key psychological situations, including: Friendship, Love, Sex, Work and Self.

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 Read reviewWhat Adults Don't Know About Architecture
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What Adults Don’t Know About Architecture

The School of Life

This engaging and beautifully illustrated guide is designed to help children (and their favourite adults) to understand how buildings work and how we might create the better looking world we all crave and deserve.

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An Emotional Menagerie: Feelings from A-Z
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An Emotional Menagerie: Feelings from A-Z

The School of Life

Filled with wise, therapeutic advice, brought to life through musical language and beautiful illustrations, An Emotional Menagerie is an imaginative and universally appealing way of increasing emotional literacy in children.

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Philosophy in 40 ideas: Lessons for Life
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Philosophy in 40 ideas: Lessons for Life

The School of Life

This essential guide to philosophy reminds us of the wit, humanity and relevance from great philosophers including Nietzsche, Heidegger, Confucius, Lao Tzu and Buddha on thoughts about love, work, anxiety, self-knowledge and...

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What Adults Don't Know About Art
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What Adults Don’t Know About Art

The School of Life

This is an innovative guide to the importance of art, produced in a way that will enchant children and, along the way, teach their favourite adults one or two vital things as well.

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How to Find the Right Words: a guide to delivering life's most awkward messages
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How to Find the Right Words: a guide to delivering life’s most awkward messages

The School of Life

Twenty scenarios explaining how to gently deliver a range of life's most difficult messages while causing minimal harm.

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A More Exciting Life: A Guide to Greater Freedom, Spontaneity and Enjoyment
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A More Exciting Life: A Guide to Greater Freedom, Spontaneity and Enjoyment

The School of Life

This is a guide to the more exciting life we know could be ours; a book of psychology and about how we can nurture a sense of inner liberation, accept our desires and aspirations and then have the courage to set ourselves free.

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What They Forgot to Teach You at School: Essential emotional lessons needed to thrive
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What They Forgot to Teach You at School: Essential emotional lessons needed to thrive

The School of Life

A collection of the essential emotional lessons we need in order to thrive.

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Handbook of Electronic Waste Management: International Best Practices and Case Studies
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Handbook of Electronic Waste Management: International Best Practices and Case Studies

M.N.V. Prasad (Emeritus Professor, School of Life Sciences, University of Hyderabad, India), Meththika Vithanage (Leader of the Ecosphere Resilience Research Center, Faculty of Applied Science at the University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka), Anwesha Borthakur (Leuven International and European Studies (LINES), KU Leuven, Belgium), Majeti Narasimha Vara Prasad (Emeritus Professor, School of Life Sciences, University of Hyderabad, India)

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How to Get on With Your Colleagues: A guide to better collaboration
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How to Get on With Your Colleagues: A guide to better collaboration

The School of Life

An essential guide to navigating the complexities of professional relationships, offering a series of lessons on workplace psychology. The result is nothing less than a more profitable, harmonious and happier organisations.

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How to Think More Effectively: A Guide to greater productivity, insight and creativity
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How to Think More Effectively: A Guide to greater productivity, insight and creativity

The School of Life

A guide to identifying, nurturing and growing our insight and creativity for more effective thinking. We learn how to optimise our beautiful yet fitful minds so that they can produce the sorts of ideas we need to fulfil our...

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The Meaning of Life
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The Meaning of Life

The School of Life

A practical guide to one of the greatest questions we will ever face, this book considers a range of options for where meaning is to be found, including love, family, friendship, work, self-knowledge and nature. We learn why some...

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What Can I Do When I Grow Up?
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What Can I Do When I Grow Up?

The School of Life

A unique, illustrated guide to the world of work, bringing clarity to children's essential questions on potential future careers.

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Anxiety: Meditations on the Anxious Mind
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Anxiety: Meditations on the Anxious Mind

The School of Life

A guide to our anxious minds; offering a route to calm, self-compassion and mental well-being Far more than we tend to realise, we're all - in private - deeply anxious.

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On Confidence
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On Confidence

The School of Life

We often stay stuck with the level of confidence we have because we implicitly regard being confident as a matter of slightly freakish and unrepeatable good luck. In fact, as this essay charmingly shows, the opposite is true....

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The School of Life Dictionary
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The School of Life Dictionary

The School of Life

This dictionary is a tool to help us convey our true intentions with economy and precision. The School of Life - an organisation dedicated to making sense of our emotional lives - offers us a complete vocabulary with which to...

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Great Thinkers: Simple Tools from 60 Great Thinkers to Improve Your Life Today
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Great Thinkers: Simple Tools from 60 Great Thinkers to Improve Your Life Today

The School of Life, Stuart Patience

A unique selection of the greatest thinkers from the fields of philosophy, political theory, sociology, art, architecture and literature, with enjoyable profiles of what they have to teach to us today.

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Relationships
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Relationships

The School of Life

This book starts form the premise that love is a skill to be learnt, rather than just an emotion to be felt. It calmly and charmingly takes us around the key issues of relationships, from arguments to sex, forgiveness to...

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A Job to Love
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A Job to Love

The School of Life

Alongside a satisfying relationship, a career we love is one of the foremost requirements for a fulfilled life. A Job To Love is a guide to how we can better understand ourselves and locate a job that is right for us.

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Big Ideas for Curious Minds: An Introduction to Philosophy
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Big Ideas for Curious Minds: An Introduction to Philosophy

The School of Life

Accessible philosophy for children; a collection of important concepts from 25 famous thinkers, contextualised in relatable everyday scenarios.

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How to Overcome Your Childhood
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How to Overcome Your Childhood

The School of Life

This book is a guide to better understanding our younger selves in order to shape who we wish to be in the future. It explores to what extent we can pin our actions in the present to our experiences in the past, and how we might...

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Arguments
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Arguments

The School of Life

A practical and definitive guide to arguments in love, teaching us how to argue more effectively.

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How to Think Like an Entrepreneur
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How to Think Like an Entrepreneur

Philip Delves Broughton, The School of Life

Explore how entrepreneurial thinking can dramatically improve your work, your life and your relationships.

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Emerging Carbon Capture Technologies: Towards a Sustainable Future
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Emerging Carbon Capture Technologies: Towards a Sustainable Future

Mohammad Khalid (Research Professor and Head of Graphene and Advanced 2D Materials Research Group at Sunway University, Malaysia), Swapnil A. Dharaskar (Associate Professor & Head of the Chemical Engineering Department, School of Technology at Pandit Deendayal Energy University, Gandhinagar, Gujarat), Mika Sillanpaa (Department of Biological and Chemical Engineering, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark), Humaira Siddiqui (M.Sc, School of Medicine and Life Sciences, Sunway University, Malaysia)

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How to Worry Less About Money
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How to Worry Less About Money

John Armstrong, The School of Life

Break free of your destructive relationship with money, and learn how money can make you happy

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How To Think More About Sex
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How To Think More About Sex

Alain de Botton, The School of Life

Think more about sex by thinking about it in a different way

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Industrial and Municipal Sludge: Emerging Concerns and Scope for Resource Recovery
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Industrial and Municipal Sludge: Emerging Concerns and Scope for Resource Recovery

Majeti Narasimha Vara Prasad (Professor, School of Life Sciences, University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad, India), Paulo Jorge de Campos Favas (Professor, School of Life Sciences and the Environment, University of Tras-os-Montes e Alto Douro, Portugal), Meththika Vithanage (Leader of the Ecosphere Resilience Research Center, Faculty of Applied Science at the University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka), S.Venkata Mohan (Principal Scientist, CSIR-Indian Institute of Chemical Technology, Hyderabad, India)

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Echinococcus and Echinococcosis, Part A
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Echinococcus and Echinococcosis, Part A

Andrew Thompson (Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors and The Institution of Occupational Safety and Health), Alan J. Lymbery (Freshwater Fish Group and Fish Health Unit, School of Veterinary and Life Sciences, Murdoch University Murdoch University, Australia), Peter Deplazes (Institute of Parasitology, University of Zurich, Switzerland)

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Heartbreak
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Heartbreak

The School of Life

A book to offer comfort and guidance to those dealing with the sorrows of heartbreak.

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Dating
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Dating

The School of Life

A book to help us navigate the dating process and guide us through the joys and anxieties of finding a partner.

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Bio-Geotechnologies for Mine Site Rehabilitation
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Bio-Geotechnologies for Mine Site Rehabilitation

M.N.V. Prasad (Emeritus Professor, School of Life Sciences, University of Hyderabad, India), Paulo Jorge de Campos Favas (Professor, School of Life Sciences and the Environment, University of Tras-os-Montes e Alto Douro, Portugal), Subodh Kumar Maiti (Professor, Department of Environmental Science and Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology (Indian School of Mines), India)

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