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Solitude a Return to the Self

by Anthony Storr

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  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Free Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Creativity,
  • Personality,
  • Psychology,
  • Mental Health,
  • Cognition & cognitive psychology,
  • Psychology & Psychiatry / General,
  • The self, ego, identity, personality,
  • Adjustment (Psychology),
  • Creation (Literary, artistic,,
  • Creation (Literary, artistic, etc.),
  • Human relations,
  • Interpersonal relations,
  • Solitude

  • The Physical Object
    FormatBoard book
    Number of Pages216
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9224940M
    ISBN 100029316200
    ISBN 109780029316207

      Indeed, most self-help literature still places relationships at the center of human existence. Lucid and lyrical, Storr's book argues that solitude ranks alongside relationships in its impact on an individual’s well-being and productivity, as well as on society's progress and : Free Press. Solitude: A Return to the Self. New York, Free Press, ; HarperCollins, This is an essential book for the psychology of solitude. Not only is Storr impeccably credentialed for his subject as a practicing psychiatrist and Oxford scholar, but his book is engagingly written, informative, and packed with examples of writers, composers, and.

      If you're an ornery misanthrope who prefers solitude to the company of others, you'll love this book by Anthony Storr, in which the author argues that being alone is an important part of creative. Solitude: A Return to the Self. 88 likes. "Solitude was seminal in challenging the established belief that "interpersonal relationships of an intimate kind are the chief, if not the only, source of Followers:

    He wrote on different themes, but his favorites were gurus, as evidenced in his book, "Feet of Clay, solitude as a helpful tool in recovery, "Solitude: A Return to Self", and the theories of Freud and Jung. Storr died on March 17 in Oxford after having a heart attack during a /5(4).   It was none of the above. Hi Sarah, are you reading this book “Solitude” in English? This I consider an advantage. Free Press October Length: The capacity to be alone is “linked with self-discovery and self-realization; with becoming aware of one’s deepest needs, feelings, and impulses. Solitude: A Return to the Self by Anthony Storr.


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“In a culture in which interpersonal relationships are generally considered to provide the answer to every form of distress, it is sometimes difficult to persuade well-meaning helpers that solitude can be as therapeutic as emotional support.” ― Anthony Storr, Solitude: A Return to the Self.

Description of the book "Solitude: A Return to the Self": Originally published inAnthony Storr's enlightening meditation on the creative individual's need for solitude has become a classic. "Solitude" was seminal in challenging the established belief that "interpersonal relationships of an intimate kind are the chief, if not the only.

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Writers such as Beatrice Potter and Anton Chekhov grew up in horrible social conditions but before they fell into an absolute pit. Solitude a Return to the Self Book Summary: Originally published inAnthony Storr's bestselling meditation on the creative individual's need for solitude has become a classic.

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Originally published inAnthony Storr's bestselling meditation on the creative individual's need for solitude has become a classic. A pre-eminent work in self-help and popular psychology literature, Solitude was seminal in challenging the psychological paradigm that "interpersonal relationships of an intimate kind are the chief, if not the only, source of human happiness.".

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