Born to Win: Transactional Analysis with Gestalt Experiments

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Addison-Wesley, 1971 - Gestalt therapy - 299 pages
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Abstract: A book on the interpretation of transactional analysis (TA) is concerned with its application to the daily life of the average person. Case studies are used to illustrate how TA provides people with a rational method for analyzing and understanding behavior. Gestalt-therapy (GT) supplements the TA theory; GT techniques provide people a useful method for discovering fragmented parts of their personality, integrating them; and developing a core of self-confidence. Both TA and GT are concerned with discovering and fostering awareness, self-responsibility, and genuineness. To accomplish this the book is divided into 10 chapters covering: winners and losers; an overview of TA; stroking; life scripts; parent ego; child ego; identity; stamp collecting and game playing; adult ego states; and autonomy and adult ethics. (kbc).

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easy to read, follow, understand. - Goodreads
Detailed insight to the world of psychology. - Goodreads
Lots of pictures and diagrams. - Goodreads

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Transformative book. It's a must read. Read full review

Review: Born To Win: Transactional Analysis With Gestalt Experiments

User Review  - Isaac - Goodreads

This is my second of three books that I have recently purchased on Transactional Analysis (TA). I find the concept invigorating and freeing. When someone asks me how I feel about something, rather ... Read full review

Contents

WINNERS AND LOSERS
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WinnerLoser Continuum
14
The Games People Play
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