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Yes to life : in spite of everything / Viktor E. Frankl ; introduction by Daniel Goleman ; afterword by Franz Vesely.

Frankl, Viktor E. (Viktor Emil), 1905-1997 (author.). Goleman, Daniel, (writer of introduction.). Vesely, Franz, (writer of afterword.).

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780807005552
  • ISBN: 080700555X
  • Physical Description: 127 pages ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Boston : Beacon Press, [2019]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"First edition © 2019 Beltz Verlag".
Translated from the German by Joelle Young.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction / by Daniel Goleman -- On the meaning and value of life I -- On the meaning and value of life II -- Experimentation crucis -- Afterword / by Frank Vesely.
Summary, etc.:
"Eleven months after his liberation from Auschwitz, Viktor E. Frankl held a series of public lectures in Vienna, published here for the first time. The psychologist, who was to become world famous, explained his central thoughts on meaning, resilience and the importance of embracing life even in the face of great adversity"-- Provided by publisher.
Frankl's seminal work was in manuscript form when he was arrested and deported to Auschwitz in 1942. During his imprisonment, he recreated and supplemented his theories, and it became the foundation of Man's search for meaning, written in nine days after his liberation. Eleven months later Frankl held a series of public lectures in Vienna. Those lectures are published here in English for the first time. -- adapted from jacket.
Subject: Meaning (Psychology)
Resilience (Personality trait)
Meaning (Psychology)
Resilience (Personality trait)
Genre: Self-help publications.
Instructional and educational works.
Self-help publications.
Instructional and educational works.