The Examined Life

  • von Stephen Grosz
  • Sprecher: Peter Marinker
  • 5 Std. 20 Min.
  • ungekürztes Hörbuch

Beschreibung

We are all storytellers - through stories, we make sense of our lives. But it is not enough to tell tales. There must be someone to listen. In his work as a psychoanalyst, Stephen Grosz has spent the last 25 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. This extraordinary book is about one ordinary process: talking, listening, and understanding. Its aphoristic and elegant stories teach us a new kind of attentiveness. They also unveil a delicate self-portrait of the analyst at work, and show how lessons learned in the consulting room can reveal as much to him as to the patient. These are stories about our everyday lives: about the people we love and the lies that we tell; the changes we bear, and the grief. Ultimately, they show us not only how we lose ourselves but how we might find ourselves, too.

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Eine interessante Reise ins Innere unserer Seele, sehr anschaulich erzählt, ohne Langeweile oder theoretischer Überlastung.

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- hd

Very good book

This book is a collection of very interesting stories. I heard one story per train ride and it gave me food for thoughts.
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Weitere Infos zum Hörbuch

  • Erscheinungsdatum: 11.01.2013
  • Verlag: Audible Studios