Mr. Peter Brown

"Pete"
(REAL NAME)
 
Helpful votes received on reviews: 100% (33 of 33)
Location: London United Kingdom
 

Reviews

Top Reviewer Ranking: 356,604 - Total Helpful Votes: 33 of 33
4GB USB Flash Drive Voice Recorder Pen Disk Digita&hellip by Kool
5.0 out of 5 stars Great voice recorder, 20 July 2014
Great voice recorder. I left this in my shorts pocket. It went through a 2 hour wash and then spent all day on the washing line, before I put my shorts back on and realised it was in there. Guess what? It works. Unbelievable. This was an accident, it is not recommended and the instructions indicate it not waterproof.
A Haunting of Shadows by Kaiser Jamal
A Haunting of Shadows by Kaiser Jamal
2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
It is hard to describe the writing or the content in this book as it does not seem to follow any known genre. It is almost a stream of ideas but nor is it unstructured. It jumps from one concept to another linked by a complex thread as it explores a disturbed and inconsolable mind incapacitated by modernity. At times harking back to a simpler past yet caught up in the new world and its temptations. It is also a doomed love story, a theme that returns over and over again as a constant tormentor. I found this book very political at times and critical of western attitudes. It is written in a style that borders on poetry which makes it unusual. There are several topics which confront accepted… Read more
The Emotionally Intelligent Social Worker by David Howe
26 of 26 people found the following review helpful
As a mental health practitioner I have found this book very useful in thinking about how emotions influence our lives. As Howe says at the very start of the book 'We are creatures saturated by feelings'. The book is easy to read and looks at the importance of being able regulate our emotions in order to function well, not just with our emotions and feelings, but in every sphere of life e.g. academically and socially. The concept of 'emotional intelligence' is clearly explained as are the conditions under which this is nurtured and developed. The book also gives a good developmental view of emotional development and the importance of attachment. How will it help social workers? Howe… Read more