Monthly Archives: September 2007

Gnawing Old Bones and Thinking of the Real Enemies

Elisabeth Kübler-Ross made her bones with that 1969 book On Death and Dying.  You may have not read the book, and you may not know anyone who has, but you have heard of the “Five Stages of Grief” – the … Continue reading

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The Psychology of the Thing

It seemed like a story out of the past and hardly worth mentioning, but there it was –   El Pais, the highest-circulation daily in Spain, today published what it said was the transcript of a private talk between President … Continue reading

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