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Intimacy, transcendence, and psychology : closeness and openness in everyday life

Author: Steen Halling
Publisher: New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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"This book addresses the richness and depth of our intimate relationships and especially those moments when we come to see ourselves and the other person in a new way. In such moments we realize that however much we are influenced by heredity and upbringing, we are also agents with the capacity for openness and transcendence."--Jacket.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Halling, Steen.
Intimacy, transcendence, and psychology.
New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2008
(OCoLC)607387676
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Steen Halling
ISBN: 023060045X 9780230600454
OCLC Number: 124074837
Description: x, 248 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Acknowledgments --
Introduction : On the disappearance and appearance of persons --
1. Seeing a significant other "as if for the first time" --
2. On being disillusioned by a significant other --
3. Forgiving another, recovering one's future --
4. Experiencing the humanity of the disturbed person --
5. On the study of human experience --
6. Interpersonal relations and transcendence --
7. Psychology, transcendence, and everyday life --
Notes --
Name index --
Subject index.
Responsibility: Steen Halling.
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"Given an opportunity - that is, a willing reader - this volume could change lives. The journey Halling outlines transcends helping self or others and involves true seeing. To "see" someone means to Read more...

 
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