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The Resource The lost art of listening : how learning to listen can improve relationships, Michael P. Nichols

The lost art of listening : how learning to listen can improve relationships, Michael P. Nichols

Label
The lost art of listening : how learning to listen can improve relationships
Title
The lost art of listening
Title remainder
how learning to listen can improve relationships
Statement of responsibility
Michael P. Nichols
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This thoughtful, witty, and empathic book has already helped over 100,000 readers break through conflicts and transform their personal and professional relationships. Experienced therapist Mike Nichols provides vivid examples, easy-to-learn techniques, and practical exercises for becoming a better listener--and making yourself heard and understood, even in difficult situations"--Cover, p. 4
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nichols, Michael P
Dewey number
153.6/8
Index
index present
LC call number
BF323.L5
LC item number
N53 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Listening
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Interpersonal communication
  • Communication
  • Interpersonal Relations
Label
The lost art of listening : how learning to listen can improve relationships, Michael P. Nichols
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- pt. 1. The yearning to be understood -- 1. "Did you hear what I said?": why listening is so important -- 2. "Thanks for listening" : how listening shapes us and connects us to each other -- 3. "Why don't people listen?" : how communication breaks down -- pt. 2. The real reasons people don't listen -- 4. "When is it my turn?"--the heart of listening : the struggle to suspend our own needs -- 5. "You hear only what you want to hear" : how hidden assumptions prejudice listening -- 6. "Why do you always overreact?!" : how emotionality makes us defensive -- pt. 3. Getting through to each other -- 7. "Take your time--I'm listening" : how to let go of your own needs and listen -- 8. "I never knew you felt that way" : empathy begins with openness -- 9. "I can see this is really upsetting you" : how to defuse emotional reactivity -- pt. 4. Listening in context -- 10. "We never talk anymore" : listening between intimate partners -- 11. "Nobody around here ever listens to me!" : how to listen and be heard within the family -- 12. From "Do I have to?" to "that's not fair!" : listening to children and teenagers -- 13. "I knew you'd understand" : being able to hear friends and colleagues -- Epilogue -- Index -- About the author
Control code
243548903
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
vi, 313 pages
Isbn
9781606230640
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008054617
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)243548903
Label
The lost art of listening : how learning to listen can improve relationships, Michael P. Nichols
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- pt. 1. The yearning to be understood -- 1. "Did you hear what I said?": why listening is so important -- 2. "Thanks for listening" : how listening shapes us and connects us to each other -- 3. "Why don't people listen?" : how communication breaks down -- pt. 2. The real reasons people don't listen -- 4. "When is it my turn?"--the heart of listening : the struggle to suspend our own needs -- 5. "You hear only what you want to hear" : how hidden assumptions prejudice listening -- 6. "Why do you always overreact?!" : how emotionality makes us defensive -- pt. 3. Getting through to each other -- 7. "Take your time--I'm listening" : how to let go of your own needs and listen -- 8. "I never knew you felt that way" : empathy begins with openness -- 9. "I can see this is really upsetting you" : how to defuse emotional reactivity -- pt. 4. Listening in context -- 10. "We never talk anymore" : listening between intimate partners -- 11. "Nobody around here ever listens to me!" : how to listen and be heard within the family -- 12. From "Do I have to?" to "that's not fair!" : listening to children and teenagers -- 13. "I knew you'd understand" : being able to hear friends and colleagues -- Epilogue -- Index -- About the author
Control code
243548903
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
vi, 313 pages
Isbn
9781606230640
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008054617
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)243548903

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