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Family Kaleidoscope

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$37.50 • £30.95 • €34.00

ISBN 9780674292314

Publication Date: 01/01/1986

Short

248 pages

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With characteristic insight, compassion, and dry humor, the grand master of family therapy Salvador Minuchin challenges us to meditate on some of the most perplexing—and profound—questions of the day: Why is our image of the ideal family so far from the common reality? When we have such a rich literature of individual psychology, why is the family comparatively neglected? Why does our legal system promote confrontation rather than cooperation?

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