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Messy Self (Hardback)
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Messy Self (Hardback)

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Hardback 200 Pages / Published: 03/04/2007
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The Messy Self challenges the idea -- and the ideal -- of a coherent, harmonious self. Taken together, the essays illustrate how a flourishing self is inevitably divided, ambivalent, fractured, messy -- and how the self triumphs through disorder. Written in accessible language by award-winning writers and scholars, the book offers a diversity of perspectives on the complexities of the self. With chapters on creativity, love, self-understanding, self-deception, identity, responsibility, and well-being, The Messy Self gives a range of voices to the ordinary and extraordinary divisions, fragmentations, and uncertainties that mark our everyday experience.

Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
ISBN: 9781594512919
Number of pages: 200
Weight: 408 g
Dimensions: 229 x 152 x 19 mm

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