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Magical Thinking
Language: un
Pages: 300
Authors: Augusten Burroughs
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-06-01 - Publisher: Atlantic Books Ltd

From the #1 bestselling author of Running with Scissors and Dry comes a contagiously funny, heartwarming, shocking, twisted, and absolutely magical collection. True stories that give voice to the thoughts we all have but dare not mention. It begins with a Tang Instant Breakfast Drink television commercial when Augusten was
The Year of Magical Thinking: The Play
Language: un
Pages: 80
Authors: Joan Didion
Categories: Drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-04-02 - Publisher: Vintage

In this dramatic adaptation of her award-winning, bestselling memoir, Joan Didion transforms the story of the sudden and unexpected loss of her husband and their only daughter into a stunning and powerful one-woman play. “This happened on December 30, 2003. That may seem a while ago but it won’t when
Magical Thinking
Language: en
Pages: 200
Authors: Stuart McWilliams
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-12-08 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

How do we write about magic? Responding to a renewed interest in the history of the occult, this volume examines the role of magic in a series of methodological controversies in the humanities. In case studies ranging from the 'necromancy' of historiography to the strident rationalism of the 'New Atheism,'
Magical Thinking in Severe Grief Reactions
Language: en
Pages: 182
Authors: Christian Lönneker
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-01-08 - Publisher: Springer

Christian Lönneker systematically explores the phenomenon of magical thinking in the context of severe grief reactions focusing on intrusive forms reported by bereaved individuals seeking professional support. The author succeeds in proposing a comprehensive definition of magical thinking and a rationale for its association with grief based on various disciplines,
Magical Thinking
Language: un
Pages: 73
Authors: Joseph Duemer
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Ohio State University Press

Psychologists characterize thinking as a form of thought in which wishes and desires shape the reality we perceive. Such thinking is usually dismissed as delusional. But most human beings think magically most of the time and have done so throughout history. It is the kind of thinking that has produced