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Towards a complex perfectionism

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Published by Peeters in Leuven, Dudley, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Perfection.,
  • Ethics.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementPeter Scheers.
    SeriesMorality and the meaning of life
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBD233 .S34 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3424686M
    ISBN 109042916559
    LC Control Number2005047694

      In her new book Enough As She Is, Smith College Leadership Specialist and Campus School parent Rachel Simmons—a self-described “‘work in progress’ role model”—illuminates the dangers and pervasiveness of perfectionism in the lives of adolescent girls and young women. Written with an eye towards parents and educators, her original research features the stories of 55 interview.


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