El cuerpo nunca miente (The Body Never Lies: The Lingering Effects of Hurtful Parenting)

El cuerpo nunca miente (The Body Never Lies: The Lingering Effects of Hurtful Parenting)

by Alice Miller

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El cuerpo nunca miente (The Body Never Lies: The Lingering Effects of Hurtful Parenting) by Alice Miller

World-renowned psychoanalyst Alice Miller has devoted a lifetime to studying how the cruelties inflicted on us as children cripple us as adults. In this new work, Miller goes further, investigating the long-range consequences of childhood abuse on the body�be it cancer, stroke, or other debilitating illnesses. Using the experiences of her patients along with the biographical stories of literary giants such as Virginia Woolf, Franz Kafka, and Marcel Proust, Miller shows how a child's humiliation, impotence, and bottled rage will manifest itself as adult illness. Never one to shy away from controversy, Miller urges society as a whole to jettison its belief in the Fourth Commandment and not to extend forgiveness to parents whose tyrannical child-rearing methods have resulted in unhappy, and often ruined, adult lives. This is an empowering work that enables readers to come to terms with their repressed emotions and break the cycle of violence.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9788483104392
Publisher: Tusquets Editores
Publication date: 01/01/2006
Edition description: Spanish-language Edition
Pages: 216
Product dimensions: 5.40(w) x 8.20(h) x 0.60(d)

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