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El libro de las emociones: son de la razón sin corazón

3.34 of 5 stars 3.34  ·  rating details  ·  86 ratings  ·  6 reviews
Laura Esquivel, author of the best-selling Like Water for Chocolate, sets aside her fiction writing to explore the role of emotions in our lives through this inquisitive and entertaining book. She delves into such questions as why we live in a time where depression and stress rule over all, or why we're constantly obsessed with being politically correct.
Paperback, 144 pages
Published January 22nd 2002 by Plaza y Janes
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Mati
Es la primera vez que leo un ensayo. Fue toda una nueva experiencia para mi, me encanto. Me gusta como escribe Laura es que te habla de una forma sencilla y que llega, como una receta de cocina.

Hay muchas cosas en las que estoy de acuerdo con ella, sobre el mundo en el que vivimos y como se ha perdido el valor a las cosas emocionales, es una triste realidad. Aquí aplicaría bien lo que dice Julia de "Siempre tienes más respeto cuando no tienes un final feliz", es en lo que estoy total y completa
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Paula Ithurbide
Malísimo. Leer este libro es una pérdida de tiempo. Es una charla de sobremesa que cualquier persona podría haber escrito.
Paulina
Jul 31, 2007 Paulina rated it 3 of 5 stars  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: yes
un libro que habla sobre las emociones de una manera muy singular. Laura es una escritora magnifica y disfrute mucho de su narrativa en este libro.
Whitelady3
It's an interesting essay about emotion. I specially enjoyed the chapter on literature.
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Oct 28, 2013 Ana added it
no lo terminé, es un ensayo muy personal pero no me atrajo.
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A teacher by trade, Laura Esquivel gained international attention with Like Water for Chocolate: A Novel in Monthly Installments with Recipes, Romances and Home Remedies and The Law of Love. In both books she manages to incorporate her teaching abilities by giving her readers lessons about life. During an on-line Salon interview with Joan Smith, she said, "As a teacher I realize that what one lear ...more
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