Book description:Genre: Psychology
1st ed. of "Playing Pygmalion: How People Create One Another".
ISBN 13: 9780765704887
Number of pages: 465
Like Pygmalion with his Galatea, we create the characters of people in our lives. Although others appear to us to be who they just are, there are complicated psychological processes, outside of our awareness, that lead us to experience people in ways that we ourselves construct.
Psychoanalytic theory offers a wealth of understanding of how people unconsciously create wha