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On Balance

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In this absorbing and provocative new book from one of Britain's most elegant and original prose stylists, psychoanalyst Adam Phillips addresses a variety of urgent concerns - many centred around the idea of balance. When might we know that enough is enough? Does the road of excess ever lead to the palace of wisdom? What is the role of the parent, the teacher and of psychoanalysis itself in the development of children's minds? Should we be happy, or is there something better we can be? And what can we learn from the tales ...

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0241143888

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2011, St. Martins Press-3pl, New York

ISBN-13: 9780312610746

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2011, Penguin Books Ltd, London

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2010, Farrar Straus Giroux, New York, NY

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2010, Hamish Hamilton Ltd, London

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