The Dark Side of Love: The Positive Role of Our Negative Feelings-- Anger, Jealousy, and Hate

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G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1994 - Psychology - 306 pages
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A guide for using negative feelings in a constructive manner draws on case histories and ancient myths to debunk simplistic theories about love and to show how the acceptance of constructive expressions of anger, jealousy, and competition can enhance intimacy.

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Positive role of negative feelings? Please. Negativity is destructive and gets in the way of progress. Goldberg says, "The denied dark side of love that can show us love's true nature. By ... Read full review

The dark side of love: the positive role of our negative feelings-- anger, jealousy, and hate

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Love has a dark side, claims practicing psychoanalyst Goldberg, whose main thesis is that all relationships evoke mixed feelings. At times everyone hates his or her spouse, child, or parent, and ... Read full review


The Myths of Love
Loving Love and Hating Hate

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