Only-child Experience And Adulthood by B. SorensenOnly-child Experience And Adulthood by B. Sorensen

Only-child Experience And Adulthood

byB. Sorensen

Hardcover | February 27, 2008

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This book examines only-child experience in global perspective and offers an insight into the dilemmas and challenges only-children face as adults. Explored from both a social and psychological perspective, it reveals the complexity and multidimensional nature of the private and public worlds of the only-child.
BERNICE SORENSEN has had a thirty-year career in counselling and psychotherapy, working in education, the NHS and employment programmes. She has a private practice and is an Associate of Cascade Training Associates. Being an only-child herself, she has a special interest in the phenomenon, and has written several articles, run workshop...
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Title:Only-child Experience And AdulthoodFormat:HardcoverDimensions:217 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.69 inPublished:February 27, 2008Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0230521010

ISBN - 13:9780230521018

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Table of Contents

Introduction PART ONE: TRANSCENDING THE STEREOTYPES The Politics of the Only-Child The Research Framework Co-Researchers' Stories Only-Child Voices PART TWO: A MULTIPLICITY OF VOICES Research Data and the World Wide Web Stories from China and Taiwan Life-Stories Life-Stages PART THREE: IMPLICATIONS FOR THERAPY An Only-Child Archetype: A Folk-Tale The Only-Child Matrix Gathering the Threads