Go Advanced Search
 

  Get this audio book:




Learn More About
Find More Titles by
This Author: James Hollis
This Narrator: Gary Galone
This Publisher: Tantor Audio

Finding Meaning in the Second Half of Life by James Hollis

Finding Meaning in the Second Half of Life

How to Finally, Really Grow Up

by James Hollis


Product Details

Author
Narrator
Publisher
 
Unabridged Edition
Running Time
8 Hrs.41 Min.
Share This

Description

What does it really mean to be a grown-up in today's world? We assume that once we "get it together" with the right job, marry the right person, have children, and buy a home, all is settled and well. But adulthood presents varying levels of growth and is rarely the respite of stability we expected. Turbulent emotional shifts can take place anywhere between the ages of 35 and 70 when we question the choices we've made, realize our limitations, and feel stuck - commonly known as the "midlife crisis".

Jungian psychoanalyst James Hollis believes that it is only in the second half of life that we can truly come to know who we are and thus create a life that has meaning. In Finding Meaning in the Second Half of Life, Hollis explores the ways we can grow and evolve to fully become ourselves when the traditional roles of adulthood aren't quite working for us. Offering wisdom to anyone facing a career that no longer seems fulfilling, a long-term relationship that has shifted, or family transitions that raise issues of aging and mortality, Finding Meaning in the Second Half of Life provides a reassuring message and a crucial bridge across this critical passage of adult development.


People Who Liked Finding Meaning in the Second Half of Life Also Liked These Free Titles:
  Aging Gratefully Podcast
by Peter Brill

Reviews & Ratings
User Reviews         Rate this title  

More Details

  • Published: September 2015
  • LearnOutLoud.com Product ID: F102052
Available On
Volumes
ISBN-10
ISBN-13
Download