The Resource People in quandaries; : the semantics of personal adjustment

People in quandaries; : the semantics of personal adjustment

Label
People in quandaries; : the semantics of personal adjustment
Title
People in quandaries;
Title remainder
the semantics of personal adjustment
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1906-1965
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Johnson, Wendell
Dewey number
412
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
BF455
LC item number
.J6
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
140
NAL item number
J63
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
WM 75
NLM item number
J71p 1946
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  • Personality
  • Adjustment (Psychology)
  • Mental Health
  • Semantics
Label
People in quandaries; : the semantics of personal adjustment
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"First edition."
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 519-526
Contents
  • The world of words
  • The process of abstracting
  • Three basic notions
  • Working principles
  • Practical devices and techniques
  • Part IV. The making of a difference.
  • The language of maladjustment
  • Language as technique
  • The major maladjustments
  • Our common maladjustments
  • Part I. People in quandaries.
  • And so, forth
  • Part V. Applications.
  • In other people's quandaries
  • The Indian's have no word for it (The problem of stuttering)
  • The urgency of paradise
  • Verbal cocoons
  • Part II. Scientific living.
  • Never the same river
  • Science and personality
  • Science and tomorrow
  • Part III. Words and not-words.
  • The world of not-words
Extent
1 online resource (2 pages l., vii-xiv, 532 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
diagrams)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036775564
Label
People in quandaries; : the semantics of personal adjustment
Link
Publication
Note
"First edition."
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 519-526
Contents
  • The world of words
  • The process of abstracting
  • Three basic notions
  • Working principles
  • Practical devices and techniques
  • Part IV. The making of a difference.
  • The language of maladjustment
  • Language as technique
  • The major maladjustments
  • Our common maladjustments
  • Part I. People in quandaries.
  • And so, forth
  • Part V. Applications.
  • In other people's quandaries
  • The Indian's have no word for it (The problem of stuttering)
  • The urgency of paradise
  • Verbal cocoons
  • Part II. Scientific living.
  • Never the same river
  • Science and personality
  • Science and tomorrow
  • Part III. Words and not-words.
  • The world of not-words
Extent
1 online resource (2 pages l., vii-xiv, 532 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
diagrams)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036775564

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