Counter clockwise : mindful health and the power of possibility / Ellen J. Langer
Book | Ballantine Books | 2009 | 1st ed.
Available at FVTC General Collection (HM1033.L36 2009)

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Edition
1st ed.
Description
xiii, 215 pages ; 22 cm
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (pages 197-206) and index.
Contents
Counterclockwise -- Health, unlimited -- Variability -- The social construction of health -- Re-engineering medical rules -- Words in context -- What's in a word? -- Limiting experts -- Mindful aging -- Becoming health learners.
Summary
Investigates the nature of the link between the nonmaterial mind to the material body, arguing that people do not have to accept preconceived notions about how health declines with age, and offering advice on how to open the mind to the psychology of possibility.
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ISBN
0345502043 (hardcover)
9780345502049 (hardcover)
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