From Publishers Weekly
Copyright © Reed Business Information, a division of Reed Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.
Enter your mobile number below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required.
Getting the download link through email is temporarily not available. Please check back later.
To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number.
Interesting read and perspective on Social Literature. Allows for many follow-up reading suggestions as well to enhance Coles' ideas.Published 2 months ago by J. Calhoun
Like Martha Nussbaum's book on teaching ethics using literature, this is a course exercise repackaged as a stand alone book. It's not bad, just not all that impressive. Read morePublished 20 months ago by David Keymer
Coles presents a life journey from college undergraduate years to the present day that includes forming relationships, learning how to ask questions, psychology of people facing... Read morePublished on September 22, 2013 by V. Hess
To be clear, this is a companion text meant to be read alongside the literary works discussed in the lecture series. Read morePublished on November 15, 2012 by Julie
I selected this book to review because I am familiar with Robert Coles's writings regarding children - he is a child psychiatrist. Read morePublished on May 17, 2012 by Adrian Black
Like some other negative reviewers, I just wasn't able to find the motivation to stay excited about this book. Read morePublished on December 15, 2011 by Kevin Currie-Knight
It took me a while to get through this book, for the simple reason that I was not very familiar with the literary and artistic works being discussed, so, in some cases, I decided... Read morePublished on October 23, 2011 by Rabbi Yonassan Gershom
Dr. Robert Coles, a non military veteran of the Vietnam war and Father Daniel Berrigan, here addresses the human condition in a series of essays and small biopics on figures like... Read morePublished on August 14, 2011 by J from NY