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The loneliness of children

by John Killinger

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  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Vanguard Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Loneliness in children,
  • Loneliness in children -- Case studies

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementby John Killinger.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBF723.L64 K54
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 304 p. ;
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4429614M
    ISBN 100814908306
    LC Control Number79056378
    OCLC/WorldCa6954662

      Years earlier, she had published a classic children’s book that became a PBS series — a thrilling, lucrative success that led to exactly nothing else. Stalked by the loneliness of middle. The Well of Loneliness is a lesbian novel by British author Radclyffe Hall that was first published in by Jonathan follows the life of Stephen Gordon, an Englishwoman from an upper-class family whose "sexual inversion" (homosexuality) is apparent from an early finds love with Mary Llewellyn, whom she meets while serving as an ambulance driver in World War I, but their Author: Radclyffe Hall.

      The book is impressively balanced: it sees that loneliness, in the sense of Vincent’s “solitude”, can be the price one pays for creativity. Loneliness can be restorative as well as Author: Terry Eagleton. The crisis of loneliness poses as grave a threat to public health as obesity or substance abuse. It cuts across generations and reaches around the world. Katie Hafner calls it “a quiet devastation” and the poet Emily Dickenson writes that it is “the horror not to be surveyed.” Millions of people live with sparse human contact and research tells us that lonely people are more likely to.

    Children's perceptions of coping with loneliness and coping with real loneliness experiences in the past were investigated. Interviews were conducted with second, fourth, and sixth graders.   "It's a risk factor with consequences about the same size as obesity, and the prevalence is comparable,'' John Cacioppo, a University of Chicago psychologist and co-author of the book "Loneliness.


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