Honoring the Self: The Pyschology of Confidence and Respect (Google eBook)
"Tell me how a person judges his or her self-esteem," says pioneering psychologist Nathaniel Branden, "and I will tell you how that person operates at work, in love, in sex, in parenting, in every important aspect of existence--and how high he or she is likely to rise. The reputation you have with yourself--your self-esteem--is the single most important factor for a fulfilling life."
How to grow in self-confidence and self-respect.
How to nurture self-esteem in children.
How to break free of guilt and fear of others' disapproval.
How to honor the self--the ethics of rational self-interest.
From the Paperback edition.
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Review: Honoring the Self: Self-Esteem and Personal TranformationUser Review - Goodreads
A must read for those on a self-knowledge journey, in my humble opinion. Read full review
Review: Honoring the Self: Self-Esteem and Personal TranformationUser Review - Antonina Cappello - Goodreads
A great read for someone interested in both philosophy and self-help. Branden eloquently articulates how our culture often fosters codependence and downplays the need for autonomy and independence. Read full review
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