Malignant Self Love: Narcissism Revisited

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Narcissus Publishing, 2001 - Self-Help - 478 pages

 The FULL TEXT of Sam Vaknin's classic, groundbreaking BIBLE of NARCISSISM and NARCISSISTIC ABUSE, now in its 9th revision. Tips and advice as well as the most complete clinical background. Narcissistic Personality Disorder and its effects on the narcissist, the psychopath and their nearest and dearest - in 100 frequently asked questions and two essays - a total of 680 pages! Updated to reflect the NEW criteria in the recent fifth edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (DSM).

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This review is one of my most challenging as I had to deal with this type of personality in close quarters. Very in depth look on the subject of narcissim. While reading this book I would highlight ... Read full review

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Wow..does anybody question this person. He has nearly 200 youtube videos trying to hawk his book. It sounds like his is projecting much of his own illness. Having 3 Psychologist in my family and they all fit his description. He describes people in sweeping generalizations. He fits his own descriptions.  

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About the author (2001)

 Sam Vaknin ( ) is the author of Malignant Self-love: Narcissism Revisited and After the Rain - How the West Lost the East, as well as many other books and ebooks about topics in psychology, relationships, philosophy, economics, international affairs, and award-winning short fiction.

He is the Editor-in-Chief of Global Politician and served as a columnist for Central Europe Review, PopMatters, eBookWeb , and Bellaonline, and as a United Press International (UPI) Senior Business Correspondent. He was the editor of mental health and Central East Europe categories in The Open Directory and Suite101.
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