A jerk, says Meier, is ''anyone of any race, creed, sex, or color who selfishly abuses another human being or animal.'' This guide to living with selfish humans while overcoming your own selfishness is funny, personal, and biblical. Interactive exercises help you assess the severity of your own or another's jerkiness. 256 pages, softcover from Nelson.
Dr. Paul Meier takes a look at how selfish humans are. Through light hearted episodes, Dr. Meier sheds light on how individuals act as jerks, how to become aware of manipulation, and identifying our own "jerk" tendencies. Don't Let Jerks Get the Best of You! provides laughs while at the same time showing ways to take control of our lives and build relationships with confidence, trust, and joy.