By Daniel J. Levinson
Publish 12 months note: First released February sixth 1996
"A hugely NUANCED PORTRAIT, in each coloration of grey, of person girls negotiating the transitions of what Levinson calls early maturity *ages 18 to 45."
The long island occasions ebook Review
Nearly two decades in the past, esteemed Yale psychologist Daniel J. Levinson wrote the groundbreaking vintage, The Seasons of a Man's lifestyles, which grew to become the stimulus for a revolution in pondering existence passages, assisting millions of guys make feel in their personal lives. Now it truly is womens' flip. in response to exhaustive interviews with a various workforce of forty-five ladies, The Seasons of a Woman's lifestyles completes and substantiates Levinson's thesis: that every one humans pass correct on constructing all through their lives in a development of fantastic inevitability.
Firmly grounded in unique clinical examine, The Seasons of a Woman's lifestyles is rare in being not just vividly readable yet a wealthy resource of insights and comfort. It speaks with uncanny directness to the goals, emotional crises, inexplicable emotions, social conflicts, and mental upheavals that mark each one woman's lifestyles direction. each girl will realize *and locate convenience in spotting *the deep form of her personal lifestyles within the development it outlines, from Early grownup Transition (ages 17 to 22) to the Mid-life Transition (ages forty to forty five) and past. Alive with the voices of actual ladies, perceptive and sympathetic, this e-book is destined *like its predecessor *to turn into a vintage.