How to be an adult in relationships : the five keys to mindful loving (Book, 2002) [University of Maryland, College Park]
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How to be an adult in relationships : the five keys to mindful loving

Author: David Richo
Publisher: Boston : Shambhala, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Author Richo offers a fresh perspective on love and relationships--one that focuses not on finding an ideal mate, but on becoming a more loving and realistic person. Drawing on the Buddhist concept of mindfulness, he explores five hallmarks of mindful loving and how they play a key role in our relationships throughout life, helping us to move away from judgment, fear, and blame to a position of openness, compassion,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Nonfiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Richo
ISBN: 1570628122 9781570628122
OCLC Number: 48428709
Description: xiv, 265 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: pt. 1: The home we leave. How it all began ; Love and less --
pt. 2: Struggles along the way. Choosing a partner ; Romance : the first phase of relationship ; Conflicts ; Fears rush in--and dangers, too ; Letting go of ego ; When relationships end --
pt. 3: Returning the blessing. Our commitment and how it deepens.
Responsibility: David Richo ; foreword by Kathlyn Hendricks.

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Author Richo offers a fresh perspective on love and relationships--one that focuses not on finding an ideal mate, but on becoming a more loving and realistic person. Drawing on the Buddhist concept of mindfulness, he explores five hallmarks of mindful loving and how they play a key role in our relationships throughout life, helping us to move away from judgment, fear, and blame to a position of openness, compassion, and realism about life and relationships.--From publisher description.
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