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6 edition of Alone To Think found in the catalog.

Alone To Think

  • 328 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by AuthorHouse .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Crime & criminology,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Criminology,
  • Social Science / Criminology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages180
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8488554M
    ISBN 101420870009
    ISBN 109781420870008
    OCLC/WorldCa144527574

      Next, participants (alone in a room) were instructed to entertain themselves for four to six minutes with thoughts about the topics they had listed. “Your goal should be to have a pleasant experience, as opposed to spending the time focusing on everyday activities or negative things,” the researchers advised. Alone, all alone. Nobody, but nobody. Can make it out here alone. There are some millionaires. With money they can't use. Their wives run round like banshees. Their children sing the blues. They've got expensive doctors. To cure their hearts of stone. Can make it out here alone. Alone, all alone. Nobody, but nobody. Can make it out here alone. The Badass Personalities of People Who Like Being Alone (I think this usage is misleading and inappropriate, but I’ll save that argument for another day.) is the author of Singled Out.


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