"In an age when couch potatoes surf the Web looking for a diversion from the boredom of existence, Richard Winter has not only diagnosed the debilitating disease but prescribed a cure. Read the book. It's good medicine for the soul!" (James W. Sire, author of The Universe Next Door (IVP))
Dr. Richard Winter, husband and father of four grown children, is a psychotherapist, counselor and professor of practical theology at Covenant Theological Seminary in St. Louis, Missouri. A native of Britain, he trained in medicine and psychiatry in England and has lived in the United States since 1992. His books include Still Bored in a Culture of Entertainment and Perfecting Ourselves to Death.
very helpful book in understanding the culture of organized religion and what is happening to our youth. Would highly recommend this book for church workers.Published 17 months ago by ksue
I enjoyed this book. I decided that video games were taking over my life, and decided to quit them, along with all other entertainment media, at least temporarily, and, finding... Read morePublished on June 15, 2012 by Travis Dougherty
This book is a great psychological and theological exploration of the nature and causes of boredom, along with some tips about how Christians can beat it. Read morePublished on July 10, 2006 by Joshua M. Clark
I bought this book on a whim because I liked the title. It began well, outlining some basic psychological research on boredom with a very accessible writing style. Read morePublished on February 29, 2004 by J. Butler