By Rollo May
"Analyzes existence as we live it, and the research is honest and profound."--New York Times
Loneliness, boredom, vacancy: those are the lawsuits that Rollo could encountered over and over from his sufferers. In reaction, he probes the hidden layers of character to bare the middle of man's integration--a easy and inborn feel of worth. Man's seek for Himself is an illuminating view of our drawback in an age of overwhelming anxieties and offers information on how one can decide on, pass judgement on, and act in the course of such occasions.
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Ernst Schachtel, the author of Metamorphosis, describes this conflict as follows: At every step a word beckons, it seems so convenient, so suitable, one has heard it or read it so often in a similar context, it sounds so well. If he [the writer] follows the temptation of this word, he will perhaps describe something that many people recognize at once, that they already know, that follows a familiar pattern; but he will 34 / NOTEBOOKS OF THE MIND have missed the nuance that distinguishes his experience from others, that makes it his own.
Their generality finds its spring in 18 / NOTEBOOKS OF THE MIND the analysis of inner space. ] I am sure this is not the case for all; or perhaps for some, the relationship between the conceptual world and the inner world is more attenuated and so less transparent. It is sometimes as if the condition for re-arranging is the re-arrangement of parts of oneself, yet the re-arrangements of parts of oneself can only be done when the concepts have been formed. 2 Bernstein's theoretical explorations are linked to his "analysis of the inner space" as he makes clear in the passage quoted above.
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Man's Search for Himself by Rollo May