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Being Me, Loving You: A Practical Guide to Extraordinary Relationships

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Many of us think of love as a strong emotion, a feeling we have for another person. Marshall Rosenberg's helps us take a wholly different and life-enriching approach to love. Love is something you "do," something you give freely from the heart. Using the Nonviolent Communication (NVC) process, learn how to express yourself nakedly and honestly to your partner, friends, or ...more
Paperback, 80 pages
Published July 1st 2005 by Puddledancer Press
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Donna
Apr 15, 2016 Donna rated it really liked it
I really like Marshall B. Rosenberg. This is his second book I read. This is definitely a book to read after you know what he and his teaching are all about. It's a transcript of a few conversations at one of his teaching lectures, plus some introduction and conclusions. I think his ideas for communicating non-judgementally are really revolutionary. I think so many people could improve their various family relationships if they could learn to talk and listen with these techniques. When I read Ro ...more
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I'm giving this book only 2 starts and that's mainly due to the way it is excellently written, very easy to read without getting stuck in overly complex sentences. Unfortunately that's the only good thing I can say about the book. This is the first book I've read (partly read in this instance) on NVC, and to be honest, the anecdotal conversations are cringe worthy and I know of no situation where they would work. Talking to anyone in that way instantly gets their heckles up, it needs to be far
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Kelly
Aug 14, 2013 Kelly rated it really liked it
Excellent book on applying nonviolent communication to relationships. I found the transcripts of his workshops very helpful; I loved the dialogues.
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Marshall Rosenberg is an American psychologist and the creator of Nonviolent Communication, a communication process that helps people to exchange the information necessary to resolve conflicts and differences peacefully. He is the founder and Director of Educational Services for the Center for Nonviolent Communication, an international non-profit organization.

In 1961, Rosenberg received his Ph.D.
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