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.
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 9 days ago by K. Russell
a must read if you wonder what happened to you and the intergenerational effects of post traumatic stress disorder.Published 2 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
This is how I was raised as a child and it hurt me deeply for many years. This book brought great understanding and healing. Thank you Joe Buddie for the STRONG recommendation.Published 4 months ago by Amazon Customer
I ran into Alice Miller's For Your Own Good: Hidden cruelty in child-rearing and the roots of violence shortly after it was published in an English translation here in the USA in... Read morePublished 4 months ago by Roy Waidler