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Published in: Society 2/2021

07-06-2021 | BOOK REVIEW

Adam Phillips: On Wanting to Change

Penguin, 2021, 160 pp., ISBN: 978-0241291771

Author: Paula Marantz Cohen

Published in: Society | Issue 2/2021

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On Wanting to Change was written before the COVID-19 pandemic, but it seems uniquely useful now, as we emerge from a traumatic year and are obliged to think deeply about our lives—to consider what we want to change both about ourselves and about our society. Adam Phillips, a British psychoanalyst and author of many books, draws on Freudian theory and extensive literary, theological, and philosophical reading to address how human beings respond to change. …
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Title
Adam Phillips: On Wanting to Change
Penguin, 2021, 160 pp., ISBN: 978-0241291771
Author
Paula Marantz Cohen
Publication date
07-06-2021
Publisher
Springer US
Published in
Society / Issue 2/2021
Print ISSN: 0147-2011
Electronic ISSN: 1936-4725
DOI
https://doi.org/10.1007/s12115-021-00591-x

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