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The Resource On balance, Adam Phillips

On balance, Adam Phillips

Label
On balance
Title
On balance
Statement of responsibility
Adam Phillips
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Contains essays in which the author examines the contradictory aspects of a person's fears and desires, discussing examples from literature, fairy tales, works of art, and case studies
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Phillips, Adam
Dewey number
128
Index
no index present
LC call number
BF337.C62
LC item number
P55 2010
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cognitive balance
  • Desire
  • Proportion
Label
On balance, Adam Phillips
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Children behaving badly.
  • Should school make you happy?
  • Truancy now
  • The authenticity issue
  • Negative Capabilities.
  • The horse
  • The helpless
  • The perfectionist
  • The lost
  • On getting away with it
  • Five short talks on excess.
  • Forms of inattention.
  • Arbus's freaks
  • Celebrating Sebald
  • Mendelsohn's histories
  • Auden's magic
  • Mothers and fairy tales.
  • Jack and his beanstalk
  • The least of her problems: Cinderella and men
  • Forsaken favorites
  • In excess
  • Enough is enough
  • Sex mad
  • On being too much for ourselves
  • Believe it or not
  • On what is fundamental
  • Sleeping it off
Control code
ocn559791828
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
xvi, 314 p.
Isbn
9780241143889
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010010338
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)559791828
Label
On balance, Adam Phillips
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Children behaving badly.
  • Should school make you happy?
  • Truancy now
  • The authenticity issue
  • Negative Capabilities.
  • The horse
  • The helpless
  • The perfectionist
  • The lost
  • On getting away with it
  • Five short talks on excess.
  • Forms of inattention.
  • Arbus's freaks
  • Celebrating Sebald
  • Mendelsohn's histories
  • Auden's magic
  • Mothers and fairy tales.
  • Jack and his beanstalk
  • The least of her problems: Cinderella and men
  • Forsaken favorites
  • In excess
  • Enough is enough
  • Sex mad
  • On being too much for ourselves
  • Believe it or not
  • On what is fundamental
  • Sleeping it off
Control code
ocn559791828
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
xvi, 314 p.
Isbn
9780241143889
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010010338
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)559791828

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