Why is it always about you? : the seven deadly sins of narcissism (Book, 2003) [Hayden Memorial Library @ Citrus College]
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Why is it always about you? : the seven deadly sins of narcissism

Author: Sandy Hotchkiss
Publisher: New York : Free Press, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Free Press trade pbk. edView all editions and formats
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Introduction: They're everywhere -- Pt. I. The seven deadly sins of narcissism. Shamelessness -- Magical thinking -- Arrogance -- Envy -- Entitlement -- Exploitation -- Bad boundaries -- Pt. II. Where does narcissism come from? Childhood narcissism and the birth of "me"--The narcissistic parent -- Pt. III. Defending your self : survival strategies for a narcissistic world. Strategy one : know yourself -- Strategy  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sandy Hotchkiss
ISBN: 0743214285 9780743214285
OCLC Number: 52725489
Notes: Originally published with the subtitle "Saving yourself from the narcissists in your life" in 2002.
Description: xix, 215 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Introduction: They're everywhere --
pt. I. The seven deadly sins of narcissism. Shamelessness --
Magical thinking --
Arrogance --
Envy --
Entitlement --
Exploitation --
Bad boundaries --
pt. II. Where does narcissism come from? Childhood narcissism and the birth of "me" --
The narcissistic parent --
pt. III. Defending your self : survival strategies for a narcissistic world. Strategy one : know yourself --
Strategy two : embrace reality --
Strategy three : set boundaries --
Strategy four : cultivate reciprocal relationships --
pt. IV. "Special people" : the narcissists in your life. Adolescent narcissism : what's normal, what isn't --
Narcissism and addiction : the shame connection --
Narcissists in love : the fusion delusion --
Narcissists at work : the abuse of power --
Narcissism and aging : the mirror cracks --
pt. V. Only you can prevent narcissism. The narcissistic society --
Becoming better parents.
Other Titles: Seven deadly sins of narcissism
Responsibility: Sandy Hotchkiss.
Local System Bib Number:
1610475867688_412546
991000717109705351

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The first popular book on narcissism in more than a decade shows readers how to protect themselves from controlling, immature, self-absorbed people.  Read more...
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The Hartford Courant A how-to not only for disengaging yourself from the narcissists in your life but also learning to live with them. Drew Pinksy, M.D. A practical and accessible book about one of Read more...

 
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