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Going sane : maps of happiness

Author: Adam Phillips
Publisher: New York, NY : Fourth Estate, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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An exploration of the nature of sanity and madness argues for a new definition of sanity that acknowledges the irrational and chaotic elements in everyday life, presenting recommendations about how to approach life from a balanced perspective.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Adam Phillips
ISBN: 9780007155392 0007155395
OCLC Number: 58423231
Notes: APPE gift.
Description: xxi, 199 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: pt. 1. The suspicion of the thing : notes towards the definition of sanity --
pt. 2. Making the case --
I. A mad start --
II. Sane sex --
III. Available madness --
IV. Money mad --
pt. 3. Sane now.
Responsibility: Adam Phillips.

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An exploration of the nature of sanity and madness argues for a new definition of sanity that acknowledges the irrational and chaotic elements in everyday life, presenting recommendations about how to approach life from a balanced perspective.

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