Wednesday, May 03, 2006

Aktion Buch: The Last Self-Help Book You'll Ever Need



The Last Self-Help Book You'll Ever Need
Sprache: Englisch
Gebundene Ausgabe - 272 Seiten, Mai 2005
ISBN: 0465054862

From Publishers Weekly:
"[...] arguing against the "platitudes of self-empowerment" that dominate the self-help bookshelves. Their relentlessly upbeat tone and unrealistic idea of happiness will only make you feel worse, he says. Using research studies to bolster his points, Pearsall takes on the "McMorals, tenets about life that go down easily but aren't good for our long-term well being," as well as popular practitioners, such as Dr. Phil. Pearsall, an adjunct clinical professor at the University of Hawaii at Manoa, wants readers to stop being so self-centered. It's more important, he says, to love others before oneself, and appropriate guilt and anxiety are essential to learning to live a better life. "Stop expressing yourself," he says. "Shut up and listen." And don't avoid blaming: "Finding the right person to blame is essential for mental health." He explains cogently why such statements make more sense than the usual self-help shibboleths [...] (May)"

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Das lesenswerte Buch (in englischer Sprache), dass Carnegie & Denke Positiv Geschädigte wieder zu zufriedenen Menschen machen kann, kann man - mit ein wenig Glück - auch von mir geschenkt bekommen!

Natürlich kann man das Buch auch kaufen z.B. über Amazon oder im gutsortiertem Buchhandel

Bestellung bei Amazon.de

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Wer bis 25. Mai 06 auf dem Weblog sein Interesse dokumentiert bzw. einen Kommentar hinterlässt, kommt in die Auswahl als zukünftiger 'neuer Besitzer' von "The Last Self-Help-Book You'll Ever Need.
(Die Auswahl der/des Glücklichen - durch mich - ist subjektiv und nicht anfechtbar.)

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