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You can change : stories from Angola prison and the psychology of personal transformation.

Author: Mark W Baker
Publisher: Minneapolis, MN : Fortress Press, [2020]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Can people make positive changes in their lives that really last? To answer this question, Dr. Mark W. Baker wound up interviewing inmates in the largest maximum-security prison in the United States, located in Angola, Louisiana. Baker uses stories from inside Angola, along with his decades of experience as a clinical psychologist, to show all of us how to change our lives for the better--no matter who we are or  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
(OCoLC)1109813152
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Mark W Baker
ISBN: 1506455654 9781506455655
OCLC Number: 1133125908
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Front Cover --
You Can Change --
Title Page --
Dedication --
Contents --
Acknowledgments --
Introduction --
Can a Person Really Change? --
Are Some People Just Bad Apples? --
How to Become a Person of Character --
People Need Community to Change --
Justice Means Making Things Right --
True Hope versus Wishful Thinking --
The Difference between Religion and Spiritual Transformation --
Resentment Imprisons, and Forgiveness Sets You Free --
Does Change Really Last? --
Endnotes --
Back Cover

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Can people make positive changes in their lives that really last? To answer this question, Dr. Mark W. Baker wound up interviewing inmates in the largest maximum-security prison in the United States,  Read more...

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