Self-Help as Philosophy, Philosophy as Self-Help

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Self-help literature has been subjected to criticism, parody, derision. Much of the critique is justified (it doesn’t work, or it’s just a way to make money, etc.). All the same, we should not forget the simple mundane point behind the sophisticated arguments: that each one of us needs to make her way into the world. And we need all the help that we can get.  Continue reading

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