Enjoyed this book tremendously and would recommend this reading to ALL.
Alice Miller does a great job in connecting childhood trauma, abuse, and neglect to irrational, deviant, and violent adult behaviors.
I think this book goes a long way in helping people realize what the cycle is that needs to be broken.
It's not an easy read, because the true stories described in the book are appalling, but at the same time it's one of the strongest anti-war manifests I have ever come across. Read morePublished 19 days ago by Medgeniva
This is a fascinating psychological study of the origins of violence--very timely now, although it deals with mid-20th century Germany. Read morePublished 20 days ago by E. Lewis
The experience of reading FOR YOUR OWN GOOD, for me, was like no other book-reading experience. It was more like going through a hurricane, as I actually did one night some years... Read morePublished 1 month ago by K. Russell
a must read if you wonder what happened to you and the intergenerational effects of post traumatic stress disorder.Published 3 months ago by Henry J Iasiello
Not for the faint of heart but for the genuine archaeologist of the heart's murmurings committed to exploring how "this is the way things have come to be. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Steven Armstrong
This my favorite of all of Alice Miller's books. It helps understand what makes people tick. It explains so much that otherwise remains obscure, such as how Adolf Hitler could... Read morePublished 3 months ago by JEAN DAVID BEYER