Hardcover binding is firm and hinges are not cracked or damaged. Pages are tight, crisp and clean. Boards and DJ have light shelfwear and rubbing. Book appears un-read. 272 pages. HardCover Binding. Year: 1992. ISBN: 0800716752. Stress is an inevitable part of a woman today. Marriage. Rearing children. Juggling time demands. Problems on the job. Illness or accidents. These are just a few of the common circumstances that cause tension and anxiety. Since stress is unavoidable, is it possible to cope with them without losing control? The authors offer a practical approach to handling stress in all facets of life.