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The power of silence : silent communication in daily life

Author: Colum Kenny
Publisher: London : Karnac, 2011.
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Explores the significance of silence in the arts, business, personal relationships, therapy, faith, politics, and other areas of daily life. Drawing on a range of cross-cultural, literary and  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Colum Kenny
ISBN: 9781855758414 1855758415
OCLC Number: 799805852
Description: xv, 304 p. ; 23 cm
Contents: Chapter One - Silent Types Chapter Two - Busy Silence Chapter Three - Theories of Silence Chapter Four - Silence and the Arts Chapter Five - Film, TV and Music Chapter Six - Constraints of Silence Chapter Seven - Silence in Therapy Chapter Eight - Sacred Silence Chapter Nine - The Silence of God Epilogue
Responsibility: Colum Kenny.

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'This book insightfully demonstrates itself as the prime paradox: charged words explaining why silence matters so much, and how it can be used to communicate what words cannot say. Summing Up: Read more...

 
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