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Pooh and the Psychologists
Winnie-the-Pooh is one of the most beloved bears of all time. Now readers will discover that he's also a brilliant psychologist In this witty book, Williams cleverly explores the psychological depths of the inhabitants of the Hundred Acre Wood. Piglet is compulsively shy, Eeyore is clinically depressed, and so on. In his unobtrusive way, Pooh is at the center of the puzzle ...more
Hardcover, 191 pages
Published April 1st 2001 by Dutton Juvenile
(first published July 1st 2000)
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Overall, it was very interesting to read how a none psychologist would pull psychological theory out of a popular children's story. In most cases, I felt that the examples were quite accurate. It provided a nice reminder of the history of some of psychology's theories. It is definitely not a "must read."
Jul 28, 2011 Hanna rated it 1 of 5 stars · review of another edition
Jos psykologia tuntuu tylsältä, tämän kirjan jälkeen se vasta erityisen puuduttavaa onkin ja suurin syy mahalaskusta tulee Williamsin tapa hehkuttaa Puhia aivan ylivertaiseksi. Kun samaa toistetaan kerran toisensa jälkeen loputtomasti se alkaa enemmänkin kuin puuduttaa.