[Ebook] ↠ Games People Play Author Eric Berne – Tactical-player.co.uk

Games People Play We Think We Re Relating To Other People But Actually We Re All Playing Games.Forty Years Ago, Games People Play Revolutionized Our Understanding Of What Really Goes On During Our Most Basic Social Interactions More Than Five Million Copies Later, Dr Eric Berne S Classic Is As Astonishing And Revealing As It Was On The Day It Was First Published This Anniversary Edition Features A New Introduction By Dr James R Allen, President Of The International Transactional Analysis Association, And Kurt Vonnegut S Brilliant Life Magazine Review From 1965.We Play Games All The Time Sexual Games, Marital Games, Power Games With Our Bosses, And Competitive Games With Our Friends Detailing Status Contests Like Martini I Know A Better Way , To Lethal Couples Combat Like If It Weren T For You And Uproar, To Flirtation Favorites Like The Stocking Game And Let S You And Him Fight, Dr Berne Exposes The Secret Ploys And Unconscious Maneuvers That Rule Our Intimate Lives.Explosive When It First Appeared, Games People Play Is Now Widely Recognized As The Most Original And Influential Popular Psychology Book Of Our Time It S As Powerful And Eye Opening As Ever.

About the Author: Eric Berne

Eric Berne was a Canadian born psychiatrist best known as the creator of transactional analysis Eric was born on May 10, 1910 as Eric Lennard Bernstein in Montreal, Canada.He and his sister Grace, who was five years younger than Eric, were the children of a physician and a writer, David and Sara Gordon Bernstein.David Bernstein died in 1921, and the children were raised by their mother.Bernstein attended Montreal s McGill University, graduating in 1931 and earning his M.D., C.M in 1935.While at McGill he wrote for several student newspapers using pseudonyms He followed graduation with a residency in psychiatry at Yale University, where he studied psychoanalysis under Paul Federn.In 1943 he changed his legal name to Eric Berne.He continued to use pseudonyms, such as Cyprian St Cyr Cyprian Sincere , for whimsical articles in the Transactional Analysis Bulletin.Berne s training was interrupted by World War II and his service in the Army Medical Corps, where he was promoted to the rank of Major After working at Bushnell Army Hospital in Ogden, Utah, he was discharged in 1945.

10 thoughts on “Games People Play

  1. says:

    i m currently reading the 1960 something edition of this book although there is a 1996 edition it really doesn t matter i feel like i ve found the holy grail i know y all s games bitches that means ima gonna win fuck yea eat my metaphoric, insinuating, quadruple entendre shorts no really, i m learning some

  2. says:

    Games People play the psychology of human relationships, 1966, Eric Berne, Esmail Fassih translator Games People Play The Psychology of Human Relationships is a bestselling 1964 book by psychiatrist Eric Berne In the first half of the book, Berne introduces transactional analysis as a way of interpreting social in

  3. says:

    In this book, Berne argues that a lot of the behaviour you see around you every day can best be understood as different kinds of games A game is a pattern of behaviour usually involving two or perhaps three people There is a series of interactions, followed by an emotional payoff.One of the things I found most interestin

  4. says:

    Games People Play has a good chapter about dealing with alcoholics, but Berne s ideas and I do mean ideas about women and homosexuals are disgusting and sexist This book was published in the 1960s and it shows Scary to think modern psychologists might actually use it as a text or that college students would have to listen to Be

  5. says:

    I m glad I read it, but it wasn t ultimately everything that I wanted it to be The theory at the beginning was absolutely fascinating and, even though the books itself is from the 1960 s, it has significant value for being the start of the field of transactional psychology However, the description of the games themselves was where I f

  6. says:

    This was apparently a very big thing when it was published in the 70s, and I can see why It s a very interesting way of viewing the world Unfortunately, like many psychology theories, it takes what is a clever conceit that explains some odd aspects of human interaction and then tries to apply it to everything regardless of whether it fits or

  7. says:

    I found the general concept an interesting metaphor rather than a scientifically proven social reality However, I struggled to finish the book It felt like a series of scribbled notes thrown together a set of index cards with brief information on games I needed further explanation and an attempt to engage me rather than having a series of ideas thr

  8. says:

    This book is a fascinating psychological journey into the minds of everyday people including, and probably ESPECIALLY, your own Berne s list of psychological games we all play with each other is fascinating, as is what you learn about yourself by analyzing which games you tend to revisit regularly.One little warning When you learn to recognize these games

  9. says:

    smart Falls into the category of books that give you the secret reason for why things happen the way they do.

  10. says:

    My absolute darling of a father has been badgering me to read this book since I was a kid strange request to make to a seven year old, but oh well, strange family But now I see what all the fuss was about.This book is quite the A ha, I see your such and such play, and I raise you this seemingly innocuous play Dare I say it s a bit of enlightened fun when you can even s

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