Miss Sophia A. Marsden

Location: uk
Birthday: May 15

Everything when I have nothing to do. Nothing but what I am doing when I am occupied.


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Divided Self by R D Laing
Divided Self by R D Laing
3.0 out of 5 stars Confusion, March 14 2004
I read this book without having a good reason really, I saw it in the bookshop and decided it might be interesting. As it stands it was increadibly difficult to understand. Had it been written in the 18th or 19th century I may have understood it better, late 20th century again maybe I would have got it. But the period between the end of the 1st world war and the start of the 80s... I cant get into the mindset of it.
I understood and recognised in myself a lot of the mindsets of the "schizoid" in this book, yet I didn't relate or connect with it at all, which left me somewhat bewildered. The language used was too academic for me really, but I was severly sleep deprived when I… Read more