Intimacy, Transcendence, and Psychology: Closeness and Openness in Everyday Life

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Palgrave Macmillan, 2008 - Philosophy - 248 pages
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This book addresses the richness and depth of our intimate relationships and especially those moments when we come to see ourselves and the other person in a new way.  In such moments we realize that however much we are influenced by heredity and upbringing, we are also agents with the capacity for openness and transcendence.

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Contents

Seeing a Significant Other As if for the First Time
15
On Being Disillusioned by a Significant Other
41
Forgiving Another Recovering Ones Future
81
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About the author (2008)

Steen Halling is Professor of Psychology, Seattle University.

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