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The Resource The examined life : how we lose and find ourselves, Stephen Grosz

The examined life : how we lose and find ourselves, Stephen Grosz

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The examined life : how we lose and find ourselves
Title
The examined life
Title remainder
how we lose and find ourselves
Statement of responsibility
Stephen Grosz
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In his work as a practising psychoanalyst, Stephen Grosz has spent the last twenty-five years uncovering the hidden feelings behind our most baffling behaviour. The Examined Life distils over 50,000 hours of conversation into pure psychological insight, without the jargon
Summary
An easy to understand overview of the process of psychoanalysis with illustrative examples.
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Writing style
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10181967
Cataloging source
UKMGB
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Grosz, Stephen
Dewey number
150
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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Psychoanalysis
Target audience
adult
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how we lose and find ourselves
Label
The examined life : how we lose and find ourselves, Stephen Grosz
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Publication
Contents
Beginnings -- How we can be possessed by a story that cannot be told -- On laughter -- How praise can cause a loss of confidence -- The gift of pain -- A safe house -- Telling Lies -- On secrets -- On not being in a couple -- A passion for ignorance -- On intimacy -- The bigger the front -- Loving -- At home -- How paranoia can relieve suffering and prevent a catastrophe -- On the recovery of lost feelings -- Why parents envy their children -- On wanting the impossible -- On hate -- How lovesickness keeps us from love -- Changing -- How a fear of loss can cause us to lose everything -- How negativity prevents our surrender to love -- On losing a wallet -- A change in the family -- Why we lurch from crisis to crisis -- On being boring -- On mourning the future -- How anger can keep us from sadness -- On being a patient -- Going back -- On bearing death -- Leaving -- Through silence -- On closure -- On waking from a dream
Control code
000050380867
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xii, 225 p.
Isbn
9780701185350
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)823282193
Label
The examined life : how we lose and find ourselves, Stephen Grosz
Publication
Contents
Beginnings -- How we can be possessed by a story that cannot be told -- On laughter -- How praise can cause a loss of confidence -- The gift of pain -- A safe house -- Telling Lies -- On secrets -- On not being in a couple -- A passion for ignorance -- On intimacy -- The bigger the front -- Loving -- At home -- How paranoia can relieve suffering and prevent a catastrophe -- On the recovery of lost feelings -- Why parents envy their children -- On wanting the impossible -- On hate -- How lovesickness keeps us from love -- Changing -- How a fear of loss can cause us to lose everything -- How negativity prevents our surrender to love -- On losing a wallet -- A change in the family -- Why we lurch from crisis to crisis -- On being boring -- On mourning the future -- How anger can keep us from sadness -- On being a patient -- Going back -- On bearing death -- Leaving -- Through silence -- On closure -- On waking from a dream
Control code
000050380867
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xii, 225 p.
Isbn
9780701185350
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)823282193

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