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The Examined Life

How We Lose and Find Ourselves

by Stephen Grosz

Echoing Socrates' time-honoured statement that the unexamined life is not worth living, psychoanalyst Stephen Grosz draws short, vivid stories from his 25-five-year practice in order to track the collaborative journey of therapist and patient as they uncover the hidden feelings behind ordinary behaviour. These beautifully rendered tales illuminate ...
Publish Date
2014
May 12
Goodreads rating
3.92
ISBN
9780393349320
Tags
nonfictionpsychologysocial-sciences
Recommendations
1
Recommendations
Jun 30, 2017
Recently, I really enjoyed The Examined Life as a fast, mind-blowing jaunt through the world of psychotherapy. Dr. Grosz is brilliant and essentially boils down a collection of his “ah ha” moments into a few pages each. It’s enlightening, and highly satisfying.     source