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Title:
Beauty and the soul : the extraordinary power of everyday beauty to heal your life
Author:
Ferrucci, Piero.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
New York : Jeremy P. Tarcher/Penguin, [2009]

©2009
Physical Description:
xxvii, 272 pages ; 22 cm
Summary:
Demonstrates how an ability to appreciate beauty beyond surface-level perspectives is a vital part of living a balanced and satisfying life, offering case stories and clinical studies to explain how beauty complements life in various beneficial ways.
Language:
English
Contents:
Introduction -- The form of happiness -- Affirmation -- Beauty is everywhere -- Love of life -- Fundamental OK -- The uniqueness of each moment -- Taste -- Spontaneity -- The reality of reality -- Healing -- Beauty cures -- Creative expression -- Nature and music -- The invisible ally -- The heart of beauty -- Sharing -- The beauty of the soul -- Good and beautiful -- Aesthetics and biology -- Knowledge -- Mind and beauty -- Revelation -- Hidden resonance -- Trascendence -- Self, nature, and society -- Abuse vs. awe -- Beauty is the opposite of war.
ISBN:
9781585427079
Format :
Book