The Resource The road less traveled : a new psychology of love, traditional values, and spiritual growth, M. Scott Peck

The road less traveled : a new psychology of love, traditional values, and spiritual growth, M. Scott Peck

Label
The road less traveled : a new psychology of love, traditional values, and spiritual growth
Title
The road less traveled
Title remainder
a new psychology of love, traditional values, and spiritual growth
Statement of responsibility
M. Scott Peck
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses the nature of loving relationships in the context of traditional psychological and spiritual insights
Member of
Action
committed to retain for EAST
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1936-2005
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Peck, M. Scott
Index
no index present
LC call number
BF637.S4
LC item number
P43 1978
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
BF 637.S4 P367r 1978
Series statement
A Touchstone book
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Self-actualization (Psychology)
  • Maturation (Psychology)
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Love
  • Values
  • Spirituality
  • Interpersonal Relations
  • Love
  • Religion and Psychology
  • Self-Assessment
  • Social Values
  • Actualisation de soi
  • Maturation (Psychologie)
  • Relations humaines
  • Amour
  • Valeurs (Philosophie)
  • Spiritualité
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Love
  • Maturation (Psychology)
  • Self-actualization (Psychology)
  • Spirituality
  • Values
Label
The road less traveled : a new psychology of love, traditional values, and spiritual growth, M. Scott Peck
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • I. Discipline -- Problems and pain -- Delaying gratification -- The sins of the father -- Problem-solving and time -- Responsibility -- Neuroses and character disorders -- Escape from freedom -- Dedication to reality -- Transference : the outdated map -- Openness to challenge -- Withholding truth -- Balancing -- The healthiness of depression -- Renunciation and rebirth -- II. Love -- Love defined -- Falling in "love" -- The myth of romantic love -- More about ego boundaries -- Dependency -- Cathexis without love -- "Self-sacrifice" -- Love is not a feeling -- The work of attention -- The risk of loss -- The risk of independence -- The risk of commitment -- The risk of confrontation -- Love is disciplined -- Love is separateness -- Love and psychotherapy
  • The mystery of love -- III. Growth and religion -- World views and religion -- The religion of science -- The case of Kathy -- The case of Marcia -- The case of Theodore -- The baby and the bath water -- Scientific tunnel vision -- IV. Grace -- The miracle of health -- The miracle of the unconscious -- The miracle of serendipity -- The definition of grace -- The miracle of evolution -- The alpha and the omega -- Entropy and original sin -- The problem of evil -- The evolution of consciousness -- The nature of power -- Grace and mental illness : the myth of Orestes -- Resistance to grace -- The welcoming of grace
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
316 pages
Isbn
9780671240868
Lccn
79015410
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
000448911
System control number
(OCoLC)5101604
Label
The road less traveled : a new psychology of love, traditional values, and spiritual growth, M. Scott Peck
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • I. Discipline -- Problems and pain -- Delaying gratification -- The sins of the father -- Problem-solving and time -- Responsibility -- Neuroses and character disorders -- Escape from freedom -- Dedication to reality -- Transference : the outdated map -- Openness to challenge -- Withholding truth -- Balancing -- The healthiness of depression -- Renunciation and rebirth -- II. Love -- Love defined -- Falling in "love" -- The myth of romantic love -- More about ego boundaries -- Dependency -- Cathexis without love -- "Self-sacrifice" -- Love is not a feeling -- The work of attention -- The risk of loss -- The risk of independence -- The risk of commitment -- The risk of confrontation -- Love is disciplined -- Love is separateness -- Love and psychotherapy
  • The mystery of love -- III. Growth and religion -- World views and religion -- The religion of science -- The case of Kathy -- The case of Marcia -- The case of Theodore -- The baby and the bath water -- Scientific tunnel vision -- IV. Grace -- The miracle of health -- The miracle of the unconscious -- The miracle of serendipity -- The definition of grace -- The miracle of evolution -- The alpha and the omega -- Entropy and original sin -- The problem of evil -- The evolution of consciousness -- The nature of power -- Grace and mental illness : the myth of Orestes -- Resistance to grace -- The welcoming of grace
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
316 pages
Isbn
9780671240868
Lccn
79015410
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
000448911
System control number
(OCoLC)5101604

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