Far From the Tree: Parents. Children and the Search for Identity

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Andrew Solomon
Published by Scribner (2012)
ISBN 10: 1476706956 ISBN 13: 9781476706955
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Book Description Scribner, 2012. Taschenbuch. Book Condition: Neu. Neu Neuware, Importqualität, auf Lager, Versand per Büchersendung - From the National Book Award - winning author of The Noonday Demon comes a monumental new work about family. In Far from the Tree, Andrew Solomon tells the stories of parents who not only learn to deal with their exceptional children but also find profound meaning in doing so. Solomon's startling proposition is that diversity is what unites us all. He writes about families coping with deafness, dwarfism, Down syndrome, autism, schizophrenia, multiple severe disabilities, with children who are prodigies, who are conceived in rape, who become criminals, who are transgender. Elegantly reported by a spectacularly original thinker, Far from the Tree explores themes of generosity, acceptance, and tolerance - all rooted in the insight that love can transcend every prejudice. This crucial and revelatory book expands our definition of what it is to be human. 976 pp. Englisch. Bookseller Inventory # INF1000322002

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Andrew Solomon
Published by Scribner (2012)
ISBN 10: 1476706956 ISBN 13: 9781476706955
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Book Description Scribner, 2012. Taschenbuch. Book Condition: Neu. Neu Neuware, Importqualität, auf Lager, SCHNELLVERSAND mit dpd - From the National Book Award - winning author of The Noonday Demon comes a monumental new work about family. In Far from the Tree, Andrew Solomon tells the stories of parents who not only learn to deal with their exceptional children but also find profound meaning in doing so. Solomon's startling proposition is that diversity is what unites us all. He writes about families coping with deafness, dwarfism, Down syndrome, autism, schizophrenia, multiple severe disabilities, with children who are prodigies, who are conceived in rape, who become criminals, who are transgender. Elegantly reported by a spectacularly original thinker, Far from the Tree explores themes of generosity, acceptance, and tolerance - all rooted in the insight that love can transcend every prejudice. This crucial and revelatory book expands our definition of what it is to be human. 976 pp. Englisch. Bookseller Inventory # INF1000347819

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