Touched With Fire

Author: Kay Redfield Jamison
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1439106630
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The definitive work on the profound and surprising links between manic-depression and creativity, from the bestselling psychologist of bipolar disorders who wrote An Unquiet Mind.

Creative Dimensions Of Suffering

Author: A. M. Ghadirian
Publisher: Baha'i Publishing Trust
ISBN: 9781931847605
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Speaking of the seeming benefits of the manic phase of bipolar disorder, Kay
Jamison, in her book Touched with Fire: Manic-Depressive Illness and the Artistic
Temperament, writes, "Occasionally, an exhilarating and powerfully creative force
, more often a destructive one, manic depressive illness gives a touch of fire to
many of those who experience it. The melancholic period of manic depressive
illness is a source of intolerable suffering, yet there is strong scientific and
biographical ...

Night Falls Fast

Author: Kay Redfield Jamison
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 9780307779892
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This is a book that helps us to understand the suicidal mind, to recognize and come to the aid of those at risk, and to comprehend the profound effects on those left behind.

Exuberance

Author: Kay Redfield Jamison
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 1400043743
Size: 12.29 MB
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The resulting book is an irresistible fusion of science and soul. From the Trade Paperback edition.

An Unquiet Mind

Author: Kay Redfield Jamison
Publisher: Pan Macmillan
ISBN: 1447275292
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An Unquiet Mind is a definitive examination of manic depression from both sides: doctor and patient, the healer and the healed. A classic memoir of enormous candour and courage, it teems with the wit and wisdom of its creator.

Meine Ruhelose Seele

Author: Kay Redfield Jamison
Publisher: MVG Verlag
ISBN: 3864156521
Size: 39.25 MB
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In diesem Buch beschreibt Jamison die bipolare Störung aus zwei Sichtweisen – der der Heilerin und der Geheilten. Meine ruhelose Seele besticht durch Offenheit, Ehrlichkeit und Weisheit.

Mania And Literary Style

Author: Clement Hawes
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521550222
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Mania and Literapr Sgrle should thus serve to foreground the unhistorical
assumptions that frequently license psychiatric diagnoses of literary figures
working in this style. A historical reckoning with “mania” as a rhetorical mode
brings into view, for example, the homogenizing and reductive force of the “
private” model of mania used in Kay Redfield Jamison's Touched with Fire: Manic
-Depressive Illness and the Artistic Temperament. The book's biological
essentialism - its reduction of ...

God And Evolution Creativity In Action

Author: Jock Abra
Publisher: FriesenPress
ISBN: 1460252861
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Jamison, K. R. Touched With Fire: Manic-Depressive Illness and the Artistic
Temperament. New York:The Free Press, 1993. Holden, C. “Creativity and the
Troubled Mind.” Psychology Today, 1987, 21, 9-10. Hershman D. J., & Lieb, J.
The Key to Genius. New York: Prometheus Books, 1988. Quoted in Jamison,
K. R. Touched With Fire: Manic-Depressive Illness and the Artistic Temperament,
p. 42. Quoted in Jamison, K. R. Touched With Fire: Manic-Depressive Illness and
the Artistic ...

Die Garne Der Fischer Der Irrsee

Author: Peter Horn
Publisher: ATHENA-Verlag
ISBN: 3898967018
Size: 58.87 MB
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Jamison, Kay R. Touched with fire: manic-depressive illness and the artistic
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Das geteilte Selbst. Eine existentielle Studie über geistige Gesundheit und
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