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Strangers to Ourselves

Discovering the Adaptive Unconscious

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$30.00 • £24.95 • €27.00

ISBN 9780674013827

Publication Date: 05/15/2004

Academic Trade

272 pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

1 table

Belknap Press

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  • Preface
  • 1. Freud’s Genius, Freud’s Myopia
  • 2. The Adaptive Unconscious
  • 3. Who’s in Charge?
  • 4. Knowing Who We Are
  • 5. Knowing Why
  • 6. Knowing How We Feel
  • 7. Knowing How We Will Feel
  • 8. Introspection and Self-Narratives
  • 9. Looking Outward to Know Ourselves
  • 10. Observing and Changing Our Behavior
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Index

Awards & Accolades

  • Third Place, 2002 ForeWord Book of the Year Award, Self-Help/Psychology Category
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