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The pleasure prescription : to love, to work, to play-- life in the balance

Author: Paul Pearsall
Publisher: Alameda, CA : Hunter House Publishers, ©1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Presents the five qualities of the ancient Polynesian teachings of "Aloha"--Patience, connection, pleasantness, modesty, and tenderness -- as an alternative to the "too much stress but too little joy" lifestyle which many people lead.--Back cover.
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Genre/Form: Popular Works
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Pearsall, Paul.
Pleasure prescription.
Alameda, CA : Hunter House Publishers, ©1996
(OCoLC)741886068
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Pearsall
ISBN: 0897932080 9780897932080 0897932072 9780897932073
OCLC Number: 35017083
Description: viii, 276 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: The pleasure paradigm. Catching your breath-and saving your life --
Pleasure --
the seventh sense --
The aloha test --
Your invitation to paradise --
The re-enchantment of everyday life --
Cranial "G-spots": the psychoneurology of pleasure --
Learning aloha. The pleasure of patience --
success aloha style --
The cycle of connection --
overcoming the illusion of separateness --
The power of pleasantness --
no bliss, no gain --
The magic of modesty --
silencing the self, saving the soul --
The gift from giving --
try a little tenderness --
Living aloha. Making a pleasurable partnership --
Raising blissful families in pressured times --
Laboring with love: health and balance in the workplace --
Loving and learning through the hard times --
Joy to the world: caring for our enchanted planet.
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Presents the five qualities of the ancient Polynesian teachings of "Aloha"--Patience, connection, pleasantness, modesty, and tenderness -- as an alternative to the "too much stress but too little joy" lifestyle which many people lead.--Back cover.

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